VKM Industries, Inc., respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website www.vkminternational.com and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
1. On this Website.
2. In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website.
3. Through mobile and desktop applications you download from this Website, which provide dedicated non-browser-based interaction between you and this Website.
4. When you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy.
1. The Company offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by the Company or any third party (including our affiliates and subsidiaries); or
2. Any third party (including our affiliates and subsidiaries), including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from the Website.
Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features, register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information:
1. By which you or your Company may be identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, and telephone number; and
2. About your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website, and usage details.
We collect this information:
1. Directly from you when you provide it to us.
2. Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies or other tracking technologies.
3. From third parties.
The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
1. Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website. This includes information provided at the time of requesting quotes for products. We may also ask you for information when you report comments, suggestions, or problems with our Website.
2. Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us.
Information We Collect Through Automatic Data-Collection Techniques
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data-collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website, as well as information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
The information we collect automatically is statistical data and does not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
1. Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.
2. Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests.
3. Recognize you when you return to our Website.
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
2. Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on our Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies.
3. Web Beacons. Pages of the Website and our emails may contain small electronic files known as “web beacons” (also referred to as “clear gifs,” “pixel tags,” and “single-pixel gifs”) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).
We do not collect personal information automatically, but we may tie this information to personal information about you that we collect from other sources or you provide to us.
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
1. To present our Website and its contents to you.
2. To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us.
3. To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
4. To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.
5. To notify you about changes to our Website or any products or services we offer or provide though it.
6. To improve the quality of our website and the services offered through it.
7. In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
8. For any other purpose with your consent.
We may also use your information to contact you about goods and services that may be of interest to you.
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
1. To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
2. To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.
3. To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Company’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by the Company about our Website users is among the assets transferred.
4. To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
5. For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
6. With your consent.
We may also disclose your personal information:
1. To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
3. If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers, or others.
Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
Some states, such as California (see Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permit users of our Website that are residents of such states to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct-marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to email@example.com or write us at: VKM International, Inc. 289 NW 68th Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34482.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
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