Privacy statement

Toa-Strings CO., LTD. (“Toalson”) is committed to respecting the privacy of the users. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to the Toalson web shop. By using the Toalson web shop, you consent to the policies and practices described in this Statement.

 

Your data will be stored and processed in whole or in part in the Netherlands. Our sites contain links to other website over which we have no control. Toalson is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other websites to which you choose to link from the Toalson web shop. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other websites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information. This Privacy Statement applies solely to the information we collect on the Toalson web shop, and does not apply to information we collect in any other fashion.

 

Collection and Retention of Information

In order to provide you the services of Toalson, in some areas of our website, Toalson requests or may request that you provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number credit card number (if applicable), contact information, billing information and any other information from which your identity is identifiable. In order to continually enhance your use of Toalson and to provide you requested information about Toalson third party partners, in other areas, Toalson may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your postal code, preferences, interests and favourites. Sometimes we collect or may collect a combination of the two types of information.

In addition, Toalson may indirectly collect information about you when you use certain third-party services on our website. Such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in additional services offered by our third-party partners.

We also gather or may gather certain information about your use of our site, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by Toalson. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used to evaluate different aspects of the Toalson web shop. The information may also be used for site security and law enforcement purposes.

Toalson may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, behavioural, preferential and/or life style information about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information. For example, such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving email or other communications about particular products or services.

Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of Toalson, such as in online forums or chat rooms, such information may be collected and used by others over whom Toalson has no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of Toalson.

Use of Information by OrangeCoach

We use the information we gather on the Toalson web shop, whether personal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operating and improving the Toalson web shop, delivering a positive user experience, and delivering the products and services that we offer.

We may also use the information we gather to inform you of other products or services available from Toalson or affiliated companies or to contact you about your opinion of current products and services or potential new products and services that may be offered.

We may use your contact information in order to send you e-mail or other communications regarding updates at the Toalson web shop, such as new Toalson products and additional listings which may be of interest to you. The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon the information we have about you. In addition, at the time of registration for a Personal Toalson Account, you have the option to elect to receive additional communications, information and promotions including without limitation free informational newsletters from OrangeCoach relating to topics that may be of special interest to you.

We have an area where you can submit feedback (info@toalson.net). Any feedback you submit in this area becomes our property, and we can use such feedback (such as success stories) for marketing purposes or to contact you for further information.

Disclosure of Information to Others

We may disclose potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information to our employees, contractors (including website operators), affiliated organizations, service providers, promotional partners and other third parties that provide support services to us such as webhosting, web analytics (including analysis of online activity over time and across websites), technical support, mailing, emailing, shipping, marketing and administrating our services, programs, events, operations and promotions, fulfilling your orders and requests, or processing any other information on our behalf to provide the products and services available at or through the Website and Services. We may store personal information in locations that are not under the direct control of SW (for instance, on servers or databases co-located with hosting providers). These service providers only receive personal information if such information is needed to perform their function(s), and they are not authorized to use any personal information for any other purpose(s).

Use of Cookies

Toalson uses “cookies” to help personalize and maximize your online experience and time online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a Web page server. Cookies are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to your computer, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize OrangeCoach pages, or register for services, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information (such as user name, password and preferences). Because of our use of cookies, we can deliver faster and more accurate results and a more personalized site experience. When you return to the OrangeCoach site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized. We also use cookies to track click streams and for load balancing.

You may have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline all cookies if you prefer. Alternatively, you may be able to modify your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis. If you choose to decline cookies, however, that may hinder performance and negatively impact your experience on the OrangeCoach Web site.

 

Use of Web Beacons

Toalson Web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) that allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. Web beacons are not used to access your personally identifiable information on Toalson; they are a technique we use to compile aggregated statistics about our Web site usage.

Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.

 

Updating Your Information

You have the right to demand that your personal information be deleted from Toalson. You may review, correct, update or change your Toalson Account information at any time by simply logging into your Personal Account, going to your Account Profile, and editing it with the options provided. You can also request that your personal account be deleted by contacting info@toalson.net.

If you opted to receive newsletters, commercial e-mails or other communications from Toalson or third parties at the time you registered your Personal Account (Keep me informed about Toalson news), but you want to change your settings, you may opt-out by editing your Personal Account as described above. If you previously opted not to receive such communications, you may later opt-in by editing your Account Profile (Keep me informed about Toalson news).

Security

Toalson has implemented reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.

When you place an order online at Toalson, your credit card information is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (“SSL”) protocol. SSL makes it difficult for your credit card information to be intercepted or stolen while being transmitted. Toalson uses a service company to process its credit card transactions.

 

Children

Toalson is not intended for persons under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from persons under 18.

Changes to Privacy Statement

If we decide to change our Privacy Statement for Toalson, we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it. If at any time, you have questions or concerns about the Privacy Statement, please feel free to email us at info@toalson.net.

Contact Information

Toalson is a name under which Toa-Strings CO., LTD, with its place of business at Industrieweg 19, 2254 AE, Voorschoten, Zuid Holland, The Netherlands. Toa-Strings CO., LTD. is the legal entity which determines the purposes and means of processing the information gathered at the Toalson Web site.

Thank you for using Toalson.