UPDATED: January 31, 2013
This policy describes the personal information we collect on this Site and supplement the Terms and Conditions and Program terms as necessary how we use it, and when we share it with third parties. This policy applies only to personal information collected via this Site, and unless otherwise specifically described herein or in any Program, does not apply to personal information collected offline or on any supplier or third party site that may be linked to this Site.
The information collected may be combined with other information collected about you and may be used and disclosed in a number of ways by us (directly and/or through the activities of franchisees and/or supplier(s)), to help us better understand and serve you, including without limitation: (i) to provide you with, or otherwise respond to your requests for, information and/or services, including but not limited to e-newsletters, marketing programs, identifying a Bar Louie location you identify and letting you know if you qualify for a possible Program reward; (ii) to administer Programs including without limitation providing you with Program benefits and related communications, to verify your participation in the Program, and to track submissions; (iii) to provide you with information about new products or services, events that Bar Louie or its franchisee’s sponsors, including but not limited to contests, sweepstakes and surveys, and other special offers and marketing programs with which any of us or them are involved; (iv) to enhance our customers' and Site users’ experiences in our locations, on this Site or in a Program; (v) to analyze customer and Site user behaviors and trends; (vi) to conduct research and analysis and to otherwise measure the effectiveness of our online and offline marketing efforts and to develop products, services, and marketing programs that may include combining personal data drawn from online and offline sources; (viii) in connection with certain submissions by you as
We do not sell or rent to third parties any of the personal information that you provide to us through this Site, or authorize any of our suppliers to sell or rent any such personal information. However, aggregated information about users of this Site, customers participating in surveys, registering for e-newsletters or otherwise providing information to Bar Louie (directly and/or through a franchisee and/or supplier) may be utilized by Bar Louie, franchisees and/or suppliers in connection with research, benchmarking and other like uses. Additionally, we may share your information with our affiliates, franchisees, lenders, investors and/or third party providers. In addition to the uses described above, we share information with these third parties primarily to respond to your specific request or to obtain their service and/or advice on how to improve our business.
"Cookies" A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our Site. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates.
This Site is not directed at nor do we knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. This Site is directed to adults at least 21 years old. When a user discloses personal information on this Site, the user is representing to us that he or she is the appropriate age for the portion of this Site, or if he or she is under the referenced age, that he or she is using this Site with the involvement of a parent or guardian.
We take reasonable security measures to protect personal information submitted by users from loss and misuse, but cannot guarantee that these measures will prevent a third party from circumventing them and unlawfully intercepting or accessing transmissions or private communications or where an error may occur in the administration of our Site. Some emails sent to or from our Site may not be secure. Please consider this when sending information to us by email. Accordingly, we recommend that you use caution whenever submitting personal information online.