The Web address www.epicure.com (the Site) is operated by Victorian Epicure Inc. and Epicure (referred to as “Epicure”, “we”, “us”, and “our”). The Site is subject to the following terms and conditions, which set forth the legally binding terms for your use of the Site.
The Information We Collect and How We Use It
We collect Personal Information when you:
• register to use the Service, place an order, or provide contact information to an Independent Epicure Consultant;
• register as an Independent Epicure Consultant or express interest in becoming an Independent Epicure Consultant;
• use the Service; and
• communicate with us.
We also collect information, such as anonymous usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technology as you use the Service.
Use of Information
Victorian Epicure Inc. and its affiliates (collectively Epicure) use the information we collect solely for our business purposes. We use the information we collect about you to create profiles, to process orders, and to provide a more personalized shopping experience. The information collected is accessible to our employees, agents, mandatories, third-party service providers, or vendor, who require it to perform their tasks or execute their contracts.
We may also share your information:
• to refer you to an Independent Epicure Consultant;
• to connect an Independent Epicure Consultant with other Independent Epicure Consultants;
• to comply with legal obligations; and
• to protect and defend our rights and property.
We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes, unless we have your permission. We may share anonymous information for marketing and advertising purposes. However, we may provide aggregate information and statistics about our customers, sales, and related site information to our third party vendors, but this information and statistics will include no personal identifying information. Please note that we may release information in good faith as is reasonably necessary to comply with the law or protect the rights of Epicure or others’ rights.
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your Web browser on your computer when you visit. Our cookies enable us to personalize your visits to your interests and preferences. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can usually change the Web browser to disable cookies.
Social Media Pages
We may collect information about you when you visit our social media pages or other features. The social media website provider may provide us with information, including Personal Information, such as your name, email address, and other information made available to us.
We may collect Personal Information through your communications with our customer-support team.
Please note that email is not encrypted and is not considered a secure means of transmitting credit card numbers or other sensitive information. Epicure will NEVER ask for sensitive information via email.
By using the Service or providing Personal Information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Service. If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the Service or sending an email to you. You may have a legal right to receive this notice in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice), please notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may review, correct, or delete your Personal Information through the Service. If you have registered with us, you will be able to view and modify information contained in your personal profile. However, for security purposes, you must contact Epicure directly to change your tax identification number or social insurance number. You may also contact us to remove any Personal Information from our database.
Compliance with Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (“CASL”)
You may be asked to provide your Personal Information to opt-in to receive emails about Epicure products, promotions, special offers, and company updates. This consent is sought by Victorian Epicure Inc., 10555 West Saanich Road, North Saanich, BC, Canada, V8L 6A8. You can unsubscribe at any time from these commercial electronic messages by using the “unsubscribe” link located in the email, or by contacting us at email@example.com, or by mail, Attn: Privacy Administrator, Victorian Epicure Inc., 10555 West Saanich Road, North Saanich, BC, Canada, V8L 6A8.