Privacy Policy

Fashion Plush Distributors, LLC Privacy Policy

Fashion Plush Distributors, LLC (exclusive licensee of Hipfits® branded Products) understands the importance of maintaining the privacy of our customers and registered users. This privacy policy governs the information we collect from our customers and online users. This policy describes:

  • What information we collect
  • How we collect that information
  • What the information is used for
  • When and with whom we share your information
  • How you can limit the use of your information.

This policy is part of the terms and conditions controlling your use of this Website. This policy applies to information we collect on this Website or in email, text, or other electronic messages between you and this Website. This policy does not apply to information collected by us offline or through any other means.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. By using this Website or any of the products or services located on this Website, you give your unconditional acceptance of the terms set forth in this privacy policy. If you do not agree to the terms set forth in this policy, your choice is to stop using this Website or the products and services located therein. This policy may change over time. Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of the changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

CHILDREN

This Website is meant for a general audience. No one under the age of 13 may provide any information to or on this Website. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on or through this Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. Children can only participate in these offers under parental supervision. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13 without prior parental consent. Please contact us if you believe we may have unknowingly collected personal information. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information.

WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We do not automatically collect personal information when you browse this Website. You are free to view this Website without being required to provide any personal information. However, in order to use some features of this Website, you may be required to provide some personal information. Such information may include information such as:

  • Your first and last name
  • Your age
  • Your address
  • Your email address
  • An online screen name and password
  • Credit card and billing information

We may also collect some automated non-personal information when you visit this Website for the purpose of understanding how the Website is being used and to evaluate marketing efforts, and to provide a more personalized user experience.

INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE

In order to access some features of this Website, we may ask you to provide certain personal information. While giving us this information is entirely voluntary, in order to use these features some personal information is required. In an effort to protect your privacy, we intend to limit the personal information collected to that which is necessary for the desired purpose. For instance we may collect personal information when you:

  • Create a personal user account
  • Make an online purchase
  • Contact customer service or otherwise contact us
  • Participate in a sweepstake, contest or other promotion

You also may provide information to be published or displayed on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, "User Contributions"). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.

AUTOMATED INFORMATION COLLECTED

We may also receive and store certain automated information as you navigate through and interact with this Website. Our purpose is to ensure that the Website is functioning properly, monitor the use of this Website, collect information to support our marketing and advertising efforts, and to provide a more personalized user experience for you. Examples of automated information collected include:

  • Technical information such as your internet protocol address, the operating system and browser type utilized by your computer, the address of the referring Website if any, and paths that you may take while navigating through the Website
  • “Cookies” which may be used to tag your use of the Website and subsequently recognize you as a return user. “Cookies” are small files which are stored on your computer when you visit the site that give you an identification number and stores certain non-personal information about your activity. “Cookies” can be used to identify you as a repeat customer, or store recent item selections in your “Cart.” In most web browsers, you have the option to disable cookies used by particular Websites. If you disable these tools, the automated information associated with them will not be collected, but some aspects of the Website may not function properly.
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

We do not knowingly engage in tracking your browser or online activity over time and across third party websites, though we do collect some information regarding your activity on this Website only for internal purposes as previously described. Additionally, we do not have third party advertising on this Website, nor do we knowingly allow third party advertiser’s to track your use of this Website.

However, we cannot control third parties’ attempts to collect or use your browser or online activity. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe’s Website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this site may then be inaccessible or not function properly.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

We will only use your information to provide to you the products and services associated with this Website and to support our essential business operations. Some of these operations include:

  • To present our Website and its contents to you.
  • Fulfilling your order or purchase requests
  • Communicating with you about your order or purchase requests
  • Setting up and registering your personal user account
  • Making customer service available and alerting you to product information
  • Informing you of sweepstakes, promotions and other advertisements
  • Protecting the security of this Website, our business, and our customers

We do not sell or share your personal information. Personal information collected on this Website is used for internal purposes only. We will only disclose your personal information obtained through this Website to third parties with your prior consent or under the following circumstances.

SERVICE PROVIDERS

We may disclose your personal information to our various service providers in order to facilitate our business operations. Such service providers include shipping and courier services, billing and refund vendors, credit or debit card processing services, or other companies that contribute to improving or optimizing our products and services offered on this Website.

PROTECTION OF FASHION PLUSH DISTRIBUTORS AND OTHERS

We may disclose your personal information when it becomes necessary to protect the rights, safety and property of Fashion Plush Distributors, our customers, our partners, or any third party, or where disclosure of your personal information is required or permitted by law. We may provide your personal information if required to by a search warrant or other legal order. We may also provide your personal information to a governmental authority investigating, verifying, or enforcing compliance with the laws governing our services.

MERGERS OR SALE

We may disclose your personal information if necessary in connection with a business transfer such as a merger or sale of the company. Generally, customer information is transferred to the buying or merging company as part of the business transaction. However, this policy agreement still governs your personal information after such an event, and you retain the right to stop sharing your information with these third parties.

THIRD PARTY LINKS

We may include third party links on its Website. These links are meant as a convenience to you. We do not exercise any dominion, control or ownership over these third party websites. You should be aware that if you navigate to third party websites, this privacy policy will no longer be in effect, and you will be subject to the privacy policies of those third party websites. While we strive to protect the privacy of our customers, we are not responsible for third parties actions and information you share once you leave this Website. We recommend you read the privacy policy of any third party website before providing any personal information to them.

HOW YOU CAN ACCESS AND LIMIT THE USE OF YOUR INFORMATION

If you have created a personal user account, you may access that account at any time by simply logging into that account. Once you have logged in, you may access and update your personal or financial information associated with the account. You may also access your personal information by contacting us at the email, address, or telephone number listed on this Website. We can provide you with the personal information you require and make any requested changes to your personal information, unless doing so would infringe on the privacy of other individuals.

One use of your personal information is to contact you with promotional offers. You will be able to choose whether or not you want to receive communications about sales, promotional offers or other advertisements from this Website. If you opt out of receiving promotional communications, we may still contact you for transactional purposes, for instance contacting you with questions or information about an order you placed, such as order status, delivery, or refunds.

HOW WE SECURE YOUR INFORMATION

Securing your personal information is important, and we have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure.

In an effort to protect the information associated with your personal user account, we provide access to that account via a confidential password that you select. You are encouraged to choose a password that is lengthy and difficult for others to guess. You agree that you are solely and entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of this password. You must notify us in the event that your password is lost, stolen, disclosed to an unauthorized third party, or otherwise compromised. You agree that you are solely responsible for any and all activity associated with your user account, including any purchases and fees incurred, in the event an unauthorized person gains access to your account and password.

We contract with a third party service provider for processing all credit card transactions. We have reasonably selected a service provider that uses encryption technology, including secure socket layers (SSL) technology, to protect credit card information and other personal information transmitted over the internet during a purchase. Our third party service provider adheres to industry accepted best practices. However, no transmission over the internet can be 100% secure. Therefore, while we have taken reasonable steps to protect your personal information transmitted over the internet, we cannot warrant or guarantee the security of your information.

Personal information that is maintained in our offices is physically and administratively controlled as well. Hard copies of your personal information are in a restricted access location, Access to those records, as well as electronic records, is limited to only those essential personnel who’s access is necessary for business purposes such as completing purchase orders.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page with a notice that the privacy policy has been updated on the Website home page. If we make material changes to how we treat our users' personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the Website home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

CHOICE OF LAW AND ARBITRATION

Fashion Plush Distributors, LLC is a company with its principal place of business in the state of New Jersey. This Website is maintained by Fashion Plush Distributors from its offices in New Jersey. Accordingly, in the event of any dispute arising from or under this Privacy Policy, you agree that the provisions of this Privacy Policy will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without consideration of any applicable choice or conflicts of law principles. You also agree that any claim or dispute arising under the provisions of this Privacy Policy are to be submitted to binding arbitration in the State of New Jersey, or another location mutually agreed upon by the parties. An award of arbitration will may be confirmed by a court of competent jurisdiction.