Cranberry News Marketing, Inc. ("CRANBERRY") operates a network of sites ("CRANBERRY SITES") including Cranberry.com and Cranberry.io and is committed to respecting the privacy of our users. CRANBERRY strives to provide a safe and secure user experience. This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to the CRANBERRY SITES. By using the CRANBERRY SITES, you consent to the policies and practices described in this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Statement, do not use the CRANBERRY SITES.
The CRANBERRY SITES may contain links to web sites of both our affiliated and non-affiliated entities, including access to content, products and services of such affiliated and non-affiliated entities, over which CRANBERRY has no control ("other sites"). In some cases, these other sites may have the same (or a similar) look and feel as our Site and therefore may appear to be part of our CRANBERRY SITES. CRANBERRY is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other web sites to which you choose to link from the CRANBERRY SITES. CRANBERRY encourages you to review the privacy policies of those other web sites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information. This Privacy Statement applies solely to the Information (as defined below in the paragraph titled "Collection and Retention of Information") collected on the CRANBERRY SITES and does not apply to information CRANBERRY collects in any other fashion.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact us via this site or using the contact information provided below.
Collection and Retention of Information
In some areas of the CRANBERRY SITES, CRANBERRY requests or may request that you provide personal information which may include your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number, contact information, billing information and any other information from which your identity is discernible ("Personal Information"). Unless you provide it to us voluntarily, CRANBERRY does not collect Personal Information about you. CRANBERRY gathers or may gather certain information about your use of our CRANBERRY SITES (such as what areas you visit and what services you access) and information about your computer hardware and software, including without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring web Site addresses ("Usage Information", "Non-Personal Information"). The Personal Information and Non-Personal Information we collect and/or that you voluntarily provide on the Site will be referred to in this Privacy Statement collectively as "Information."
CRANBERRY SITES may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, behavioral, preferential and/or lifestyle information about yourself which may include Personal Information, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information.
Remember, CRANBERRY SITES are intended to promote your visibility online and great care should be taken when deciding whether to provide information, and that if you provide any of your Personal Information to CRANBERRY SITES for posting in areas of the Site, it may be publicly viewed or viewed by registered members of the Site. Such Personal Information may be collected and used by others over whom CRANBERRY SITES have no control. Except as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Statement, CRANBERRY SITES is not responsible for the use made by third parties of Information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of the Site.
You can correct or update your CRANBERRY SITES account profile at any time. Moreover, you can delete your contact and personal information from our online database or close your CRANBERRY SITES account at any time by contacting us here, in which event CRANBERRY SITES will remove all copies of your Personal Information and your CRANBERRY SITES account profile information.
Use of Information by CRANBERRY SITES
CRANBERRY uses the Information gathered on the CRANBERRY SITES, whether personal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operating and improving the Site, fostering a positive user experience, and delivering our products and services to you.
CRANBERRY may use your Personal Information in order to send you e-mail or other communications regarding updates at the Site, such as new CRANBERRY SITES opportunities and additional listings which may be of interest to you. The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon the Personal Information you have provided to us. In addition, at the time of registration for CRANBERRY SITES, you have the option to elect to receive additional communications, information and promotions including, without limitation, free informational newsletters from CRANBERRY SITES relating to topics that may be of special interest to you.
CRANBERRY SITES is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13. If we become aware that a user under the age of 13 has registered or is attempting to register on the Site, we will notify the user that he or she is not eligible for registration. We will then delete any related Personal Information from our records.
CRANBERRY SITES is pleased to hear from users and welcomes your comments regarding the Site in our feedback area of the Site. Please be advised, however, that CRANBERRY SITES and its employees do not accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including ideas for new products or technologies, processes, materials, marketing plans, or new product names. Please do not send your unsolicited ideas or any original materials to CRANBERRY SITES or anyone at CRANBERRY SITES. If, despite this request, you still send CRANBERRY SITES your ideas and original materials, please understand that by submitting such information through this Site, you assign CRANBERRY SITES, free of charge, all worldwide rights, title and interest in all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in the information or materials you submit. We will be entitled to use any such information and materials for any purpose whatsoever without restriction and without compensating you in any way, and by submitting any such information and materials, you represent to CRANBERRY SITES that you have the right to do so.
Disclosure of Information to Others
CRANBERRY SITES does not disclose to third parties your Personal Information, except as set forth in the following four subparagraphs.
CRANBERRY SITES may disclose such Personal Information to third parties if you consent to such disclosure. For example, if you provide any of your Personal Information to CRANBERRY SITES for posting in areas of the Site that may be publicly viewed or viewed by registered members of the Site, CRANBERRY SITES will disclose your Personal Information to third parties who conduct searches on or through the Site or the CRANBERRY SITES Services.
CRANBERRY SITES may disclose your Personal Information to companies and individuals it employs to perform services on its behalf that are necessary for operation of the Site and the CRANBERRY SITES Services, including hosting CRANBERRY SITES's web servers, analyzing data, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. When we disclose your Personal Information to these persons, it is subject to agreements that require these companies and individuals to process your Personal Information only on our instructions and in compliance with this Privacy Statement and appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
CRANBERRY SITES may disclose your Personal Information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if CRANBERRY SITES believes in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect the rights, safety or property of CRANBERRY SITES, its affiliates, service providers, CRANBERRY SITES's users or the public, or (c) prevent a crime or protect national security.
CRANBERRY SITES may disclose and transfer your Personal Information to a third party who acquires all or a substantial portion of CRANBERRY SITES's business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, liquidation, dissolution, consolidation or sale of all or a substantial portion of our business, trade or assets. In addition, in the event CRANBERRY SITES becomes the subject of a bankruptcy proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, CRANBERRY SITES or its trustee in bankruptcy may sell, license or otherwise dispose of your Personal Information in a transaction approved by the bankruptcy court. Subject to your election to opt out as described below, by using this Site, you consent to the sale and transfer of your Personal Information as described in this paragraph.
CRANBERRY SITES may also share Non-Personal Information about Site visitors to its clients, partners and other third parties so that they may understand the kinds of visitors who visit our Site and how those visitors use the Site.
The Personal Information that you submit via this Site is stored on servers in the United States. The storage on servers in the United States is necessary for the purposes described in this Privacy Statement. If you are located in another jurisdiction, you should be aware that once your Personal Information is submitted, it will be transferred to our servers in the USA using secure encryption-based transmission services, and that the USA currently does not have uniform data protection laws in place.
Subject to your opt-out choices and all of the provisions contained in this Privacy Statement, you hereby consent to the collection, processing and transfer by CRANBERRY SITES of your Personal Information for the purposes described under this Privacy Statement, including but not limited to the transfer of such Personal Information between CRANBERRY SITES and its third party service providers and affiliates in accordance with this Privacy Statement. Your consent to our right to transfer Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Statement includes consent to the transfer of your Personal Information to jurisdictions that may have different levels of privacy protection than that available to you under your local law.
CRANBERRY SITES uses "cookies" to help personalize and maximize your online experience, and facilitate your time online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a web page server. 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.
Updating Your Information
You may review, correct, update or change your Personal Information at any time. Simply log into your CRANBERRY SITES account, review your account information and, if you wish, edit it with the options provided.
You may opt-out of receiving communications from CRANBERRY SITES concerning other products or services available from CRANBERRY SITES (except for communications necessary for your use of or our operation of the Site). If you previously opted not to receive such communications, you may later opt-in by sending us a message through our contact page. In the event you opt-out, we may retain your e-mail address and share your e-mail address with our third party service providers for the purpose of honoring your request to opt-out of receiving such communications from us or our third party service providers on our behalf.
CRANBERRY SITES have implemented reasonable technical and organizational measures, reasonably appropriate to the nature of the data concerned, which are designed to secure your Personal Information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, CRANBERRY SITES 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 CRANBERRY SITES, 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.
Changes to Privacy Statement
We will post any material changes to this Privacy Statement at least thirty (30) days prior to the changes taking effect. If we do make material changes to this Privacy Statement that affect our treatment of your Personal Information, we will provide you with e-mail notice. After the changes take effect, all newly collected Personal Information will be subject to the terms of the revised Privacy Statement ("Revised Privacy Statement"). If at any time, you have questions or concerns about the CRANBERRY SITES Privacy Statement, please feel free to contact CRANBERRY SITES at our customer feedback form.
Cranberry News Marketing, Inc., is a Washington corporation with its principal place of business at Cranberry News Marketing, Inc., 6220 Portal Way, Ferndale WA 98248 and is the legal entity which determines the purposes and means of processing the Information gathered at the CRANBERRY SITES.
CRANBERRY welcomes your comments concerning this Privacy Statement. If you have comments or questions concerting this Privacy Statement, please contact CRANBERRY by sending us a message through our contact page.
Thank you for using our CRANBERRY SITES.
Your use of our CRANBERRY SITES is subject to and contingent upon your agreement with our Terms of Service, which are hereby incorporated by reference.
Except as described in this notice, and subject to your choices, CRANBERRY SITES will not use your Personal Information for any other purpose unless we first obtain your express authorization.
Cranberry News Marketing, Inc.
6220 Portal Way
Ferndale, WA 98248