Privacy Policy – WANT Les Essentiels

OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY

Want Retail Inc. values its customers and respects their privacy.

This Privacy Policy describes the personal information we may collect from you, the purposes for which we collect it, how we use it and when we may share it with third parties. This Policy also describes the choices you can make about how we collect, use and disclose your information. Want Retail Inc. will not collect, use or disclose your personal information other than in compliance with this Policy.

By using the www.wantessentiels.com website, you agree to the terms and conditions of Want Retail Inc.’s Policy. If our Policy changes in the future, we will notify our customers and website users of any such changes by posting an updated policy on our website.

Following the posting of such changes, your continued use of the www.wantessentiels.com website will constitute your acceptance of these changes and you will be bound by such changes. If you do not continue to use the www.wantessentiels.comwebsite following a change to our Policy but take no other action with respect to your personal information, our use of that information will remain subject to our Policy as it was in effect prior to the change. You are responsible for regularly reviewing this Policy and any changes thereto.

OUR PRIVACY POLICY WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION DOES WANT RETAIL INC. COLLECT?

We may collect personal information from you when you save or otherwise provide your personal information to us, such as communicating with us by phone, e-mail, or otherwise or if you complete an entry form to participate in a contest, promotion or survey, whether online or at one of our retail stores. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use www.wantessentiels.com, subscribing to our service, posting material or requesting further services. As a result of these actions, you might supply us with personal information, such as your name and e-mail. We may also maintain a record of your product interests and acquire information about you from our present and future affiliates or divisions. We may also collect details of transactions you carry out through www.wantessentiels.com and the fulfillment of your orders, along with details of your visit to www.wantessentiels.com including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

Want Retail Inc.’s website is directed for use by adults. Want Retail Inc. does not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. Those under age 13 should not use Want Retail Inc.’s website or provide WANT Les Essentiels with any personal information.

FOR WHAT PURPOSES DOES WANT RETAIL INC. COLLECT MY INFORMATION?

Want Retail Inc. may use your personal information to (i) maintain contact with you and provide you with ongoing personalized service; (ii) communicate with you (via e-mail, post or otherwise) and provide you with promotional materials and additional information regarding our products, services, surveys, contests, promotions and special offers; (iii) help us learn more about your shopping preferences; and (iv) conduct marketing and performance research, to assist us in measuring our customer service, benchmarking our performance. As provided below, you may always choose not to receive promotional materials or marketing information.

DOES WANT RETAIL INC. SHARE MY INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES?

If you visit the www.wantessentiels.com website, participate in a contest, survey, promotion or special offer, we may share your personal information with Want Retail Inc. affiliates, so that it can communicate with you (whether by e-mail, post or otherwise) and provide you with promotional materials and additional information about its products, services, contests, promotions and special offers that may be of interest to you, or collect and use that information subject to and for other purposes contemplated by this Policy.

We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law, in response to legal process and law enforcement requests, and as necessary to protect the property, interests and rights of Want Retail Inc.

Want Retail Inc.’s website may contain links to websites operated by third parties. These websites may collect your personal information. This Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties and Want Retail Inc. does not assume any responsibility for, and by using this website and/or accessing a third party’s website from this website you release Want Retail Inc. of any responsibility for, the actions, practices and omissions of third parties. Please check the privacy policy at each site you visit.

HOW CAN I EXERCISE MY CHOICES ABOUT RECEIVING PROMOTIONAL COMMUNICATIONS?

We want to communicate with you only if you want to hear from us. If you prefer not to receive promotional information from us, please let us know by writing to us at Want Retail Inc. Privacy Officer, 8480 rue Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H2P 2S3. Please be sure to include your full name and the e-mail address you used when you registered with or made a purchase from us. It may take up to two weeks to process your postal mail request, during which period you may continue to receive communications from Want Retail Inc. You may also unsubscribe from Want Retail Inc. email services by using the unsubscribe link situated at the bottom of any promotional message you receive from Want Retail Inc.

WHAT ARE COOKIES AND HOW DOES WANT RETAIL INC. USE COOKIES ON ITS SITE?

We may use “cookies” to track your preferences and activities on the www.wantessentiels.com website. Cookies are small data files transferred to your computer’s hard-drive by a website. They keep a record of your preferences making your subsequent visits to the site more efficient. Cookies may store a variety of information, including, the number of times that you access a site, registration information and the number of times that you view a particular page or other item on the site. The use of cookies is a common practice adopted by most major sites to better serve their clients. Most browsers are designed to accept cookies, but they can be easily modified to block cookies; see your browser's help files for details on how to block cookies, how to know when you have received cookies and how to disable cookies completely. You should note, however, that without cookies, some of the website's functions will not be available, and the user will lose some of the benefits of the site.

HOW CAN I ACCESS OR CHANGE MY PERSONAL INFORMATION, WITHDRAW MY CONSENT, OR MAKE INQUIRIES OR COMPLAINTS IN RELATION TO THIS POLICY AND WANT RETAIL INC.’S PRIVACY PRACTICES?

Want Retail Inc. will ensure that the personal information it collects is as accurate, complete, and up-to-date as is necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used. You are entitled to request access to and correction of your personal information collected by us. In order to make such a request, or if you have any questions or to make any complaint in relation to this Policy and Want Retail Inc.’s privacy practices, please contact our privacy officer by writing to:

Privacy Officer
Want Retail Inc.
8480 rue Jeanne-Mance
Montreal, Quebec
H2P 2S3
Canada

If you have consented to the collection, use and/or disclosure of personal information as identified herein, please note that you can also withdraw your consent at any time by communicating with our privacy officer at the address provided above.

HOW LONG IS PERSONAL INFORMATION RETAINED?

We will keep your personal information only as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes described in this Policy or such longer period as may be required by applicable law.

HOW IS PERSONAL INFORMATION SECURED?

We have adopted appropriate measures to ensure the confidentiality of personal information and to safeguard personal information against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification, in light of, among other things, the sensitivity of the information and the purposes for which it is to be used. Furthermore, each and every Want Retail Inc. employee, mandatory or agent must abide by this Policy.