Privacy Policy | Fruit of the Earth

Privacy Policy

This online privacy notice describes the personal data and non-personal data we may collect from you, how we collect that data, how we protect it, and how we may share it. We also describe what you can do to access and change the data collected, and how you can limit sharing of it. This notice also provides details on how to opt-out from having your personal data collected. Our online privacy notice applies only to information collected through our website and not to information that may be collected offline.

This document governs the privacy notice of our website, www.FOTE.com, which is owned by Fruit of the Earth, Inc., 3325 W. Trinity Blvd., Grand Prairie, TX 75050.

Effective date: August 23, 2018

Term Definitions:

“Non-personal data” is information that in no way can personally identify any individual.

“Personal data” means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person; an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, by name, identification number, location, online identifier or to any factor specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, economic, cultural or social identity of that person. Personal data is, in many ways, the same as Personally Identifiable Information (PII). However, personal data is broader in scope and covers more data.

Your Consent:

By continuing to use our website, you consent to our online privacy notice and its terms.

Information Collected:

Generally, you control the amount and type of information that you provide to us when using our website. We collect your personal data in the following ways:

Automatic Information

We automatically receive information from your web browser or mobile device. This information may include the name of the website from which you entered our website, if any, as well as the name of the website you visit when you leave our website, your internet service provider’s name, your web browser type, type of device (mobile or not), your computer operating system, and data about your browsing activity when using our website. We use all this information to analyze trends among our users to help improve our website.

Cookies

Our website may use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit.  Cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website, and that information may be used to compile reports and to help us improve the website. Cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.

Tracking tool cookies may also be used to  enable Facebook, Instagram, and other social media  to offer online-based interest ads. These cookies also allow us to understand the information we receive about you including information about your use of other websites and apps.

Other cookies may be used to collect personal data from a user, such as first name, last name, email address, social profiles  as well as business IP address. Other business-related data may also be processed including business name, job function, turnover and business address.

Other advertising cookies may also be used, such as Google. These cookies are placed and used to develop a profile of your browsing interests and allow our ads on other websites related to your interests.

Changing Cookie Settings

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to manage cookies on your browser, visit the browser developer’s website. Although, if you disable certain cookies, you may not be able to access features on our website correctly or at all.

Retention of Personal Data:

We retain all personal data collected from you as long as the data is relevant to our business or advertising purposes, or until you request that we remove the data by contacting us via the contact form provided below.

Email Marketing:

When you opt-in for email communication about our company or products, we will use the email address you provided when you registered on our website. We may also send you emails with promotional information or offers from us.

Online Forms:

When you fill in any of our website forms, information provided by you is stored and saved in our database. In addition to information provided by you, automatic information, such as your IP address is collected. The information is utilized by our staff for the purpose of communicating with you.

To request access to your data or have your personal data deleted or removed, please contact us via our contact form below.

Security Policy:

Our website is secured using the industry standard, Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. It encrypts all your personal information, including name and email, so that it cannot be read over the internet. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee against the loss or misuse of your personal data or secure data transmission over the internet because of its nature.

Changes to Our Privacy Notice:

We reserve the right to change our privacy notice at any time. If our company decides to change this privacy notice, we will post those changes on this page so that our users and customers are always up to date on what information we collect, use, and disclose. When we change the policy, we will update the “last modified” date at the top of this page. Your continued use of our website, services, and products after any change to this privacy notice will constitute your acceptance of that change.

Questions About Our Privacy Notice:

If you have any questions about our privacy notice, please contact us via our contact form.