What does “personal information” mean? For the purposes of this Statement, “personal information” means information about identifiable individuals and includes contact information (for example, name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number), demographic information, household information, preference information and transaction-related information. Personal information does not include business information, such as an individual’s business address and telephone number.
Collecting personal information. Treasure Hill collects personal information from individuals on a voluntary basis through surveys, contest entry forms, registration forms, questionnaires and transaction documents.
Using personal information.
Treasure Hill uses personal information that it collects for the following
To communicate with individuals
To assist in understanding individuals’ needs and preferences and to adjust our products and services accordingly
To conduct, process and complete transactions with customers
Treasure Hill may, from time to time, contact individuals by electronic format, regular mail or telephone for any of the purposes set out above.
In addition to cookies, our website may use session variables, web beacons/tracking tags, other technologies and third-party software services to provide you with unique individual experiences.
Depending on the digital devices and the software you use to access our website, you may have the option to disable or clear the cookies and other technology that may identify you. Consult your user guide or other resources on how to do this. However, by doing so you will not benefit from the personalization of service we can provide. You may not be able to use all the features of our website, store your preferences, our webpages may not display properly and you may not receive personalized and timely commercial electronic messages with high value offers.
Third-party Cookies In addition to our own cookies, we may also use third-party cookies for the purposes of gathering and storing web traffic data, advertising and media services, social media channels and other uses.
Disclosing personal information. We knowingly disclose personal information when we have received your consent to do so or under limited circumstances specifically described when personal information is collected. However, we will disclose personal information without such consent when such disclosure is permitted or required by law.
We will not knowingly disclose personal information to any third parties except:
To companies affiliated and associated with Treasure Hill and only for the limited purposes described above. These affiliated and associated companies and their respective employees are restricted from using the personal information for any other purpose other than as described above.
To its agents, professional advisors, promotional and marketing agencies, and to any other third parties in order to complete transactions, to process data and to service our customers. These third parties and their respective employees are only provided with such personal information as is necessary to perform the services for which they have been contracted and are restricted from using the personal information for any purpose other than as described above.
Treasure Hill does not sell, rent or trade personal information that it collects. In the event of the sale of Treasure Hill, personal information may be one of the transferred business assets.
Retaining personal information. At such time as personal information is no longer required for the purposes stated in this Privacy Statement or other statutory requirements, such personal information will be made anonymous or destroyed.
Protecting personal information. To ensure the security of our customers’ personal information we have designated a Privacy Officer to be responsible for the care and control of personal information. Although we take great care in protecting the security of personal information stored in our databases, information transmitted over the Internet can be intercepted by unauthorized parties. Treasure Hill does not assume any liability for any unauthorized use or interception of personal information over the internet by third parties. In addition, we do not assume liability for any unauthorized use of personal information collected by third parties with websites that are the current or future subject of a link from our website.
By phone: (416) 987-5500
By mail: 1681 Langstaff Road, Units 1-5, Vaughan Ontario, L4K 5T3 | Attention: Privacy Officer
By email: [email protected]