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1. INFORMATION COLLECTED ON OUR SITES
Information You Provide To Us
Generally, you can visit the Sites without providing personal data unless otherwise mentioned in the Sites themselves. However, there may be circumstances when you may be asked or choose to provide personal data that could reasonably be used to contact you or to identify you personally (such as your name, home address, telephone number, credit card data, or email address (“Personal Data”) through the Sites. For example, Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. may collect Personal Data when you register on the Sites, request information, purchase products or services, supply products or services, submit a resume, comments or participate in some promotion, survey, or other feature of the Sites, or otherwise communicate or interact with us. The Sites may also ask you to provide other Personal Data about yourself, such as demographic data (gender, zip code, age, etc.) or certain information about your preferences, product use, and interests. If we combine demographic or other data we collect about you with Personal Data about you, we will treat the combined information as personal data according to the applicable laws, subject to your prior opt-in, if and when required by the applicable laws. If you do not want your Personal Data processed by us, please do not submit it or notify us at any time to have it deleted.
Data Collected by Automated Means
Whenever you visit or interact with the Sites, Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. may use a variety of technologies that automatically or passively collect information about how the Sites are accessed and used (“usage data”). Usage data may include, in part, browser type, operating system, the page served, the time, how many users visited the Sites, and the preceding page views. Usage data is statistical data that provides us with information about the use of the Sites, such as how many visitors visit a specific page on the Sites, how long they stay on that page, and which hyperlinks, if any, they “click” on. This usage data helps us to keep the Sites fresh and interesting to our visitors and to tailor content to a visitor’s interests. Usage Data is generally non-identifying, but if Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. associates it with you as a specific and identifiable person, Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. treats it as Personal Data.
In the course of collecting usage data, Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. might also automatically collect your IP address or other unique identifiers (“Device Identifier”) for the Device. A Device Identifier is a number that is automatically assigned to your Device when you access a website or its servers, and our computers identify your Device by its Device Identifier. When you visit the Sites, we may view your Device Identifier. We use this data to determine the general physical location of your Device and understand from what regions of the world the visitors to the Sites come. We also may use this Personal Data to enhance the Sites.
The technologies used on the Sites to collect usage data, including Device Identifiers, may include cookies.
2. HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION COLLECTED
Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. uses the Personal Data and usage data we collect through the Sites for a variety of business purposes, including for example, to respond to your questions and requests; provide you with access to certain areas and features of the Sites; verify your identity; communicate with you about your account and activities on the Sites and, in our discretion, changes to any Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. policy; tailor content, advertisements, and offers we serve you; send you samples, premiums, products, and information; process payment for products or services purchased by you; process payment for products or services sold by you to Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd.; improve the Sites; developing new products and services; process applications and transactions; and for purposes disclosed at the time you provide your personal data or otherwise with your consent.
3. INFORMATION WE SHARE
We will not provide any of your Personal Data to any third parties without your specific consent, except as described in this Policy. We may share non-personal data, such as aggregate user statistics, demographic data, and usage data with third parties. We may also share your personal data in the following circumstances: third parties providing services on our behalf. In order to carry out your requests, to make various features, services, and materials available to you through the Sites, and to respond to your inquiries, we may share your Personal Data or usage data with third parties that perform functions on our behalf (or on behalf of our business associates), such as companies or individuals that host or operate our Sites; analyze data; provide customer service; mail product samples or manage payments; advertisers; sponsors or other third parties that participate in or administer our promotions or provide marketing or promotional assistance. When sharing your Personal Data with these third parties we require them to use and protect your Personal Data in a manner that is consistent with this Policy.
Your Agreement To Have Your Personal Data Shared.
Your Personal Data may also be used by us or shared with our subsidiaries, affiliates and other entities in the family of companies controlled by Elephant Fluid Power Co., Ltd. for internal reasons, primarily for business and operational purposes mentioned herein. If another entity acquires us or all or a portion of our assets, Personal Data, usage data, and any other information that we have collected about the users of the Sites may be disclosed to such entity as part of the due diligence process and will be transferred to such entity as one of the transferred assets. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will require the transferee to use the Personal Data and usage data in a manner that is consistent with this Policy.
You may ask us to refrain from using and sharing your personal data (whether collected online or offline) among our affiliates for marketing purposes. Please tell us your preference by contacting us as indicated in the “How to Contact Us” section of this Policy.