Privacy and Terms
Information Collection and Use
When necessary, we will ask you to provide personal information in order to operate certain services you request on our website.
Through our website, you will be able to purchase TEAL Apparel products and gift certificates. We ask for information such as your name, billing and shipping address, telephone number, email address and payment card information in order to process your purchase, confirm your order and ship the items to you. If you elect to be added to the High Society email list, we may use your contact information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions.
You have the opportunity to create a personal shopping account with TEAL Apparel, which allows you to shop faster and easier. Using a username and a password of your choice, you may access your account online at any time to add, delete, or change information. In creating this account, you authorize TEAL Apparel to store your name and email address. Should you elect to do so, you may also include in your “My Account” your telephone number, shipping and billing addresses. If you choose to include such additional information then you are also authorizing TEAL Apparel to store such information until such time you elect to change or delete it. Each of these options is for your convenience only. If you ever use a public computer to visit the “My Account” section of our website we strongly encourage you to log out at the conclusion of your session. By doing so, although your information will still be stored with us, it will not be accessible to anyone else from that computer.
High Society Email List
When you create an account with TEAL Apparel, you will be given the option to be added to the High Society email list. Whether or not you select this option, your personal information will never be shared with or sold to anyone. Subscriptions to the email list can be cancelled at any time. To be removed from our email list, please email us at email@example.com or click the unsubscribe button found at the bottom of the emails we send you.
When you place an order, you will be asked to provide your credit card information.
If you call our Concierge Desk, we may ask for information such as your name, email address, mailing address, telephone number and if you choose to make a purchase, your credit card information. We use this information to assist you and to process your transaction. When you place an order, you will be asked to provide your credit card information. TEAL Apparel does not store your credit card information unless you choose to include it in your “My Account” (see above).
High Society E-mail list and Newsletters
You may be able to sign up on this site to receive electronic newsletters and promotional emails from TEAL Apparel. You will receive promotional emails from us only if you have asked to receive them. If you do not want to receive e-mail from TEAL Apparel you may click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the Welcome to TEAL Apparel email. Please allow us ten (10) business days from when the request was received to complete the removal, as some of our promotions may already have been in process before you submitted your request.
Surveys, Sweepstakes and Promotions
On our website, you may be able to participate in surveys, sweepstakes and promotions. If you choose to participate in these promotions, we may request information such as your name, age, email address, mailing address, telephone number, and interests or product preferences. This information is used to enter you into our contests, sweepstakes and other promotions. We may use this information to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions, but only if you have given us your consent to do so.
Sharing TEAL Apparel Content
You may be able to share certain content from our website with your friends, family, and/or colleagues. In order to do so, we may ask for information such as your name, email address, zip code and telephone number. We will not include any other advertisements within the message sent to your friends, family, and/or colleagues.
Personal Information Use
TEAL Apparel will use personal information we collect from our customers for various purposes which include (a) Process transactions upon customer request, (b) improve website, shopping experience, and quality or service, (c) send communications about our products, services, and promotions, (d) prevent and detect fraud and abuse, (e) enable our service providers to perform certain activities on our behalf, and (f) comply with legal obligations, policies, and procedures and for internal administrative and analytics purposes.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
TEAL Apparel may disclose information to outside companies that help us bring you the products and services we offer. Such service providers may (a) manage database of customer information, (b) assist us in distributing emails, (c) assist us with direct marketing and data collection, (d) provide us data storage and analysis, (e) provide fraud prevention, (f) provide customer service by phone and (g) others services designed to assist us in maximizing our business potential. We require that these companies agree to keep confidential all information we share with them and to use the information only to perform their obligations in the agreements.
TEAL Apparel offers a publicly accessible blog at tealapparel.com. Please note that any information you provide on the TEAL Blog, including, but not limited to, comments, may be read, collected and used by others who access the TEAL Blog. Also, if you choose to comment on any TEAL Blog post, the content of such comment, along with your name, email address and website URL will be publicly viewable via the TEAL Blog.
Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement
We may provide access to information when legally required to do so, to cooperate with legal proceedings, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website, to limit our legal liability and protect our rights, property or safety of visitors of our website or the public.
TEAL Apparel may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets, including your Personal information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy.
Phishing and Spoofing
Identity theft and the practice currently known as “phishing” or “spoofing” are of great concern to TEAL Apparel. Safeguarding information to help protect you from identity theft is a top priority. TEAL Apparel will never send you an email requesting you to verify credit card, bank information or any other personal information. If you ever receive an email that appears to be from us requesting such information from you, please do not respond to it and do not to click on any web links appearing in the email as well. Please forward the mail to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will investigate. For more information about phishing or spoofing, visit the Federal Trade Commission’s website.
Links to Other Sites
TEAL Apparel is very concerned with safeguarding your information, but no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We take great lengths to keep your financial information private and safe. We take appropriate physical, electronic, and administrative steps to maintain the security and accuracy of personally identifiable information we collect, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to our database servers, as well as employing electronic security systems and password protections that guard against unauthorized access. In addition, it is our policy to never send your credit card information via e-mail, because e-mail is not encrypted and is not considered to be a secure means of transmitting credit card information. Also, our concierge desk operates on a private secure network. While we will use every reasonable means to ensure the security of information you transmit to us, we cannot guarantee that such information that such information will not be intercepted by third parties. We will, however, prosecute any unauthorized or fraudulent transactions to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Our website is not meant for children, and we do not collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. We will remove from our files any personally identifiable information of anyone we discover to be under thirteen years old. Our online contests or sweepstakes are restricted to entrants who are at least 18 years old.
California Privacy Rights
Under California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to ask us for a notice describing what categories of personal customer information we share with third parties or corporate affiliates for those third parties or corporate affiliates direct marketing purposes. That notice will identify the categories of information shard and will include a list of the third parties and affiliates with which it was shared, along with their names and addresses. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to the following address: TEAL Apparel Inc., 8 Boie Avenue, Amesbury, MA 01913. Attn: Concierge Desk or by email to email@example.com. Please allow 30 days for a response.
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions about your privacy or security on our website, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Intellectual Property Ownership and Use
Please be aware that as you visit and navigate this website your use of our site is subject to applicable laws governing ownership and use of intellectual property, including our trademarks and copyrights.
You may not use any of the TEAL Apparel trademarks or trade dress without our prior written permission. Trademarks or trade dress include the TEAL Apparel name and logos, and other graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names of TEAL Apparel’s products, services, and programs. Any other trademarks that appear on our website are the property of their owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by us or our affiliates.
All text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, and data compilations appearing on the website, as well as the software used to create them, are owned by TEAL Apparel and are protected by U.S. and foreign copyright laws. You may electronically copy and/or print “hard copies” from the website solely for personal, non-commercial purposes related to placing an order or shopping on the website. Any other use of any content included on the website, including linking or framing to this website, are strictly prohibited unless you first obtain our prior written consent.
Except for information necessary to place an order, we do not want you to send to us any confidential or proprietary information through this website. Any information, materials, suggestions, ideas or comments sent to us will be considered non-confidential, and by submitting it, you are giving us the absolute right to use, modify, reproduce, transmit, display and distribute it for any purpose whatsoever, with no payment or other compensation to you. However, we will not use your name unless we are required by law to identify the source of the materials, information, suggestions, ideas or comments, or unless we first obtain your permission.
Errors and Inaccuracies
We always try to provide complete, accurate, up-to-date information on our website. Unfortunately, despite those efforts human or technological errors may occur. This site may contain typographical mistakes, inaccuracies, or omissions, some of which may relate to pricing and availability, and some information may not be complete or current. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, including after an order has been submitted, and to change or update information at any time without prior notice.
Disclaimer of Liability
We make no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, with respect to this website, its content, or the information available on or through it; they are provided “as is,” with all faults. Except as otherwise provided under applicable laws, we will not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or related to the use of this website or any other site linked to it. This limitation of liability applies to direct, indirect, consequential, special, punitive or other damages you or others may suffer, as well as damages for lost profits, business interruption or the loss of data or information, even if we are notified in advance of the potential for any such damages.
By visiting our website, you agree that the laws of the State of Massachusetts, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and us or any of our affiliates regarding your visit to and use of our website.