The Brown Beauty Co-Op ("The Brown Beauty Co-Op") operates and may operate other websites. It is The Brown Beauty Co-Op's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, The Brown Beauty Co-Op collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Brown Beauty Co-Op's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Brown Beauty Co-Op's visitors use its website. From time to time, The Brown Beauty Co-Op may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The Brown Beauty Co-Op's websites choose to interact with The Brown Beauty Co-Op in ways that require The Brown Beauty Co-Op to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Brown Beauty Co-Op gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at www.brownbeautycoop.com to provide a name and email address. Those who engage in transactions with The Brown Beauty Co-Op are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Brown Beauty Co-Op collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with The Brown Beauty Co-Op. The Brown Beauty Co-Op does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
The Brown Beauty Co-Op may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. The Brown Beauty Co-Op may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Brown Beauty Co-Op does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Brown Beauty Co-Op discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on The Brown Beauty Co-Op's behalf or to provide services available at The Brown Beauty Co-Op's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using The Brown Beauty Co-Op's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Brown Beauty Co-Op will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, The Brown Beauty Co-Op discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Brown Beauty Co-Op believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Brown Beauty Co-Op, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an The Brown Beauty Co-Op website and have supplied your email address, The Brown Beauty Co-Op may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with The Brown Beauty Co-Op and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. The Brown Beauty Co-Op takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.