Our Commitment To Privacy
At Frick’s Quality Meats (“we” or “us” or “our”) we respect our customers and understand that you (“user”) are concerned about privacy and the use of your personal information. We consider the information you choose to share with us personal and confidential.
Safe Online Shopping
We want you to feel completely secure when ordering from our Site. We use a technology called Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), and digital certificate technology, which encrypts (or encodes) sensitive information, protects its integrity, and allows it to be properly identified in Internet based transactions. Your information is protected by the password assigned to you. Protect the confidentiality of that password and do not disclose it to third parties. Contact our Customer Service by email if you would like further information on Site security.
While we have taken reasonable steps to secure the personal information you provide to us, please be aware that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. Any information disclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse by unauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete security if you provide personal information.
Personal Information We Collect
We may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, shipping address, email address, and telephone number; and demographic information, such as your age, gender, hometown, and interests, that you voluntarily give to us when you register with the Site or when you choose to participate in various activities related to the Site, such as placing an order, writing a review, subscribing to newsletters, or submitting a contact form or employment application. You are under no obligation to provide us with personal information of any kind, however your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certain features of the Site. We may also confirm personal information when you contact our Customer Service by email or telephone. This allows us to protect your confidentiality by verifying your identity.
We also collect certain technical information from your computer each time you request a page during a visit to the Site. Collected information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type, your operating system, your access times, and the pages you have viewed directly before and after accessing the Site. If you access the Site from a mobile device, device information such as your mobile device ID, model and manufacturer, and information about the location of your device may be collected. We collect this information to improve the quality of your visit to our site.
Purchasing Our Products & Registering with Frick’s Quality Meats, Inc.
When you purchase by credit card, we collect your name, billing address, card type, number, and expiration date so that we can bill you for your purchase. We also collect information for shipping your order, including the name, address, and phone number of the intended recipient.
When you become a registered user of our site, you can choose to save your billing information and shipping information as part of “your account”. You can view or change your account information at any time by logging in with your email address and password. You can also change your address by emailing our Customer Service. When you register with our site, you may elect to receive information from us (by U.S. Mail or email) on product updates, promotions and discounts, and other company information.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Emails & Forms
Personal information is collected upon submission of a contact form or employment application through the Site, and can also be collected from emails sent to us at our domain: @frickmeats.com. Form submissions and email correspondence are kept indefinitely for customer service or recruitment purposes. Information submitted through forms on the Site or emailed to us is not used for marketing purposes, nor will we share it with or sell it to anyone else for such use.
How We Use Your Personal Information.
Having accurate information about you permits us to provide you with a smooth, efficient, and customized experience. Specifically, we may use information collected about you via the Site to:
- Fulfill and manage purchases, orders, payments, and other transactions related to the Site.
- Process payments and refunds.
- Email you regarding your account or order.
- Respond to user inquires
- Administer sweepstakes, promotions, and contests.
- Assist law enforcement and respond to subpoena.
- Compile anonymous statistical data and analysis for use internally or with third parties.
- Create and manage your account.
- Deliver targeted advertising, coupons, newsletters, and other information regarding promotions and the Site to you.
- Enable user-to-user communications.
- Generate a personal profile about you to make future visits to the Site more personalized.
- Increase the efficiency and operation of the Site.
- Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve your experience with the Site.
- Notify you of updates to the Site.
- Offer new products, services, and/or recommendations to you.
- Perform other business activities as needed.
- Prevent fraudulent transactions, monitor against theft, and protect against criminal activity.
- Request feedback and contact you about your use of the Site.
- Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems.
- Respond to product and customer service requests.
- Send you a newsletter.
- Solicit support for the Site.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may share information we have collected about you in certain situations. We may share your information with advertisers and investors for the purpose of conducting general business analysis, or with third party vendors to provide necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology. With your consent, or with an opportunity for you to withdraw consent, we may also share your information with third parties for marketing or market research purposes, as permitted by law.
If we believe the release of information about you is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share your information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information with other entities for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
We may also partner with selected third-party vendors, such as Google Analytics, to allow tracking technologies and re-marketing services on the Site through the use of first party cookies and third-party cookies, to, among other things, analyze and track users’ use of the Site, determine the popularity of certain content and better understand online activity. By accessing the Site, you consent to the collection and use of your information by these third-party vendors. We do not transfer personal information to these third-party vendors. However, if you do not want any information to be collected and used by tracking technologies, you can visit the third-party vendor or the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out Tool.
You should be aware that getting a new computer, installing a new browser, upgrading an existing browser, or erasing or otherwise altering your browser’s cookies files may also clear certain opt-out cookies, plug-ins, or settings.
Policy for Children
We do not knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not provide any information on this website.
Sale or Bankruptcy
We are not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom you share personal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage or control third-party solicitations. If you no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails or other communications from third parties, you are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
By using our website, you’re granting express consent to the collection and use of your personally-identifying information in the manner we describe and for normal business communications.
How To Contact Us
If you have any questions or would like to update, correct or delete your personal information, you can contact us at:
Frick’s Quality Meats – Customer Service
360 M. E. Frick Drive
Washington, MO 63090
We may be reached via e-mail at email@example.com
Or, you may reach us by telephone at 1-800-241-2209.