Kirby Wines & Liquors Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy.  We pledge to protect the security and privacy of any personal information you communicate to us.  To fully understand your rights, we encourage you to read our Privacy Policy.  By using our web site you are accepting the practices that we employ in protecting your privacy and described in our Privacy Policy.

As part of our commitment for your privacy, we have implemented the following comprehensive Privacy Policy.  Following the guidelines identified by eTrust, we let our customers know:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected?
  • How do we collect and use the information?
  • What personally identifiable information third parties collect through the web site?
  • With whom we may share user information?
  • What choices are available to you regarding the collection, use and distribution of your information?
  • What measures do we take to protect your information that is under our control?
  • Policy regarding minors.

What personally identifiable information is collected?

    User-Entered Information

    We receive, store and safeguard any information you enter on our web site.  The information that we collect and secure includes your name, address, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses, credit card and checking account information, and any other information that can be linked back to you as an individual.

    Cookies and Other Data

    We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us.  Like many web sites, we use “cookies” to store and track your preferences to assist in making your browsing and shopping experience more relative to your expressed interests.  A cookie is a small, unique identifier text file sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive.   

    We also obtain information when your browser accesses our web site.  We may log IP addresses to assist in systems administration and analysis.  This data is not linked to any personally identifiable information.

How do we collect and use the information?

    Data Collection

    We collect most of the information that we obtain about you from the data that you give us through the on-line registration page.  We also obtain information from the permanent cookie that we assign to you as well as certain technical information from your computer each time you visit our web site.

    Information Utilization

    The information that we collect from you is used to enhance your visit to our web site and to make your searches for information regarding our products and the purchase of our products as informative, meaningful, and efficient as possible.

What personally identifiable information third parties collect through the web site?

    Third-Party Service Providers

    We employ other companies and individuals to function on our behalf.  Examples include web services providers, order fulfillment, order delivery, credit processing, and customer service.  These third-party service providers are given with only the information that they need to perform the specified function.

    Other Information Sharing

    Account information and other personal information may be released to law enforcement agencies and other organizations when disclosure is needed to protect our rights or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process. 

What choices are available to you regarding the collection, use and distribution of your information?

    Opting Out

    We may send you newsletters and notices of special events and promotional offers via e-mail after you establish an account with us.  If you do not wish to receive any of this information simply enter “NO” in the box marked “It’s OK to send me information” when you create an account.  If you later decide that you don’t want to receive our information you can click on the “Unsubscribe” link. 

    Cookies

    You can set your browser preferences to reject all cookies, but this will prevent you from using many of our customized services that help with your searches and purchases on our web site and may cause you to have to enter data that you have already entered at a different session.

    Changing Personal Information

    You may change any information that you have previously entered by clicking on “My Account” and then choosing the appropriate section to review, edit, or delete the existing information.

    Information Sharing

    As previously stated, your information may be shared with third parties only to expedite our services to you.  This does not include selling, renting, sharing or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information for any commercial purposes.

What measures do we take to protect your information that is under our control?

    Security Steps

    We enforce strict security measures to prevent unauthorized access to, disclosure of, or use of user’s personal information.  Employees who violate our customer privacy safeguards are subject to disciplinary action. 

    We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information that you input during transmission over the Internet. 

    It is important that you protect your password and sign off after visiting our web site.

    Third-Party Links

    We sometimes provide links to third-party web sites in order to provide additional information regarding products or services.  Any personal information that you provide when accessing a third-party web site is subject to that company’s privacy policy.

Policy Regard Minors  

We do not sell alcoholic beverages to anyone less than 21 years of age.  We request that users under the legal age to consume alcoholic beverages not register on our site or give us information about themselves.

Comments and Questions  

When changes occur in our business, technology or the laws that affect this policy we will review and revise this policy.  We recommend that you review our privacy policy periodically to note any changes or revisions. 

If you have any questions or comments please contact us by phone ( ) or http://www.kirbywines.com