Black Cat Fireworks respects your right to privacy
This statement describes privacy practices that apply to the entire Black Cat Fireworks family of Web sites. Please note that these sites may contain links to third-party Web sites over which Black Cat Fireworks maintains no control and therefore takes no responsibility regarding privacy considerations or content. Generally, you may browse Black Cat Fireworks’s Web sites anonymously. However, on some occasions we may ask you to provide identifying information. Wherever possible, we try to provide you with opportunities to review and change any personal information that is collected. Black Cat Fireworks may update this privacy statement from time to time. You are encouraged to review this statement regularly for any changes.
Why we collect information
Black Cat Fireworks collects information online to enhance your use of our Web sites, to determine what products and services you desire, to provide you requested customer services, to allow you convenient access to our current products and services and to make our future products and services available to you.
Summary of information that Black Cat Fireworks gathers online Black Cat Fireworks collects three types of information from visitors to our Web sites: (1) information gathered by analyzing page views and user navigation patterns, (2) information that you provide directly when you use various Black Cat Fireworks services or participate in various Black Cat Fireworks programs, and (3) information that you provide prior to purchasing Black Cat Fireworks products online.
How Black Cat Fireworks uses the information gathered online Because Black Cat Fireworks is a worldwide company some of your information may be shared with internal Black Cat Fireworks business units and affiliated companies around the world to help Black Cat Fireworks create and deliver products and services for our customers.
Black Cat Fireworks uses tracking information to identify the areas of our Web sites that are most heavily utilized. We do this to improve the usefulness and effectiveness of our Web sites by creating and delivering content that is most useful to you. The information that you provide while visiting Black Cat Fireworks’s Web sites will be used to improve the sites themselves, to provide interactive or personalized elements on the site, and to prepare future content based on your interests.
Black Cat Fireworks uses information that you voluntarily provide to allow you to participate in online programs, services and promotions. Sometimes we will use third parties to administer our programs, services or promotions. In such instances we may share your information with those third parties solely for the purpose of performing their administrative functions.
Black Cat Fireworks may use information that you voluntarily provide to send you electronic newsletters and information regarding products, programs and promotions. We use demographic information you provide to target our newsletters and information to the appropriate audience.
Black Cat Fireworks’s Web sites use a variety of security measures to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of information you send to Black Cat Fireworks. In some circumstances, the measures taken to protect your information include the use of secure software encryption (SSL). In these circumstances, the personal information you provide, such as credit card data, name and address, are encrypted prior to transmission to Black Cat Fireworks.
Like many Web sites, Black Cat Fireworks’s sites may make use of “cookies”. A cookie is a short line of text that is created by a Web site and stored in a file on your computer. Cookies are used to store information about your preferences and activity during and after your visit to a Web site. Cookies are also used widely in electronic commerce programs to keep track of which items a user has selected for purchase. Cookies cannot gather any information from your computer other than that which you provide directly or that which is provided routinely by your browser software.
Note: Most browsers can be set to tell when a cookie is sent – at which time you can refuse to receive it. If you have set your browser to not accept cookies you may not be able to use or take full advantage of some Black Cat Fireworks Web site features.