Memories Warehouse is committed to protecting your privacy and developing
technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This
statement of privacy applies to the Memories Warehouse website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Memories Warehouse
website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your personal information
Memories Warehouse collects personally
identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work
address or telephone number. Memories Warehouse also collects anonymous
demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your post code,
age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and
software that is automatically collected by Memories Warehouse. This information
can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and
referring website addresses. This information is used by Memories Warehouse for
the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to
provide general statistics regarding use of the Memories Warehouse website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable
information or personally sensitive data through Memories Warehouse public
message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note:
Memories Warehouse does not read any of your private online communications.
Memories Warehouse encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites
you choose to link to from Memories Warehouse so that you can understand how
those websites collect, use and share your information. Memories Warehouse is
not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites
outside of the Memories Warehouse and Memories Warehouse family of websites.
Use of your personal information
Memories Warehouse collects and uses your personal
information to operate the Memories Warehouse website and deliver the services
you have requested. Memories Warehouse also uses your personally identifiable
information to inform you of other products or services available from
Memories Warehouse and its affiliates. Memories Warehouse may also contact you
via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of
potential new services that may be offered.
Memories Warehouse does not sell,
rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Memories Warehouse may, from
time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a
particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique
personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number)
is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Memories Warehouse may share
data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you
email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except
to provide these services to Memories Warehouse, and they are required to
maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Memories Warehouse does not
use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or
political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Memories Warehouse keeps
track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Memories Warehouse,
in order to determine what Memories Warehouse services are the most popular.
This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within
Memories Warehouse to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are
interested in a particular subject area.
Memories Warehouse Websites will
disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so
by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a)
conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on
Memories Warehouse or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of
Memories Warehouse; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the
personal safety of users of Memories Warehouse, or the public.
The Memories Warehouse website use "cookies" to help you personalise your
online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by
a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to
your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, 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 personalise Memories Warehouse pages, or
register with Memories Warehouse site or services, a cookie helps
Memories Warehouse to recall your specific information on subsequent visits.
This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as
billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same
Memories Warehouse website, the information you previously provided can be
retrieved, so you can easily use the Memories Warehouse features that you
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web
browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser
setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you
may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the
Memories Warehouse services or websites you visit.
Security of your personal information
Memories Warehouse secures your personal information from
unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Memories Warehouse secures the
personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a
controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or
disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is
transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption,
such as the secure socket layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this statement
Memories Warehouse will occasionally update this statement of privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Memories Warehouse encourages you to periodically
review this statement to be informed of how Memories Warehouse is protecting
Memories Warehouse welcomes your comments
regarding this statement of privacy. If you believe that Memories Warehouse has
not adhered to this statement, please contact Memories Warehouse through our contact page. We
will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the