Information that we Collect
In order to deliver personalized and relevant information to you through our Site, we collect certain information from our Site users. In general, you can visit this Site without identifying yourself or revealing any personally identifiable information. There are times, however, that you may choose to give us personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, phone number, e-mail address and other information about yourself. For example, we provide you with the opportunity to e-mail us questions or comments about this Site and Newman’s Own Foundation.
By submitting a telephone number to Newman’s Own Foundation you agree that a representative of Newman’s Own Foundation can contact you at the number you provide, potentially using automated technology (including texts/SMS messaging) or a pre-recorded message. Your consent is not an obligation to receive any of our products.
Our Use of Your Information
We only use the personally identifiable information which is provided by you through this Site to help us improve the charitable mission of Newman’s Own Foundation and the products provided under the Newman’s Own® brand, to provide you with the information or answer you have requested, to improve the Site and the user experience, and for other internal purposes. In contrast, Newman’s Own Foundation, each of its affiliates and/or their designees may use User Communications for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, reproduction, transmission, disclosure, publication, broadcast, development, manufacturing, and/or marketing in any manner whatsoever for any or all commercial or non-commercial purposes.
A “cookie” is a piece of text which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, this cookie file is stored on the hard drive of your computer. They help us and our affiliates to improve our Site. They present the content from our Site in the most effective manner for you and your computer.
All computers have the ability to decline cookies. This can be done by activating the setting on your browser which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that should you choose to decline cookies, you may be unable to access particular parts of our Site. We track our users across time or across websites. However, our Site does respond to web browser “do not track” signals and other mechanisms that provide consumers the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about an individual consumer’s online activities over time and across third-party websites. If you wish to opt-out of this online tracking, please visit the Digital Advertising Alliance’s Site available at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/, the Network Advertising Initiative’s Site available at http://www.optout.networkadvertising.org, and/or Oracle’s Site at https://www.oracle.com/legal/privacy/privacy-policy.html.
We do not use flash cookies on our Site.
Third Party Access to Your Personally Identifiable Information
Information Security and Quality
Newman’s Own Foundation uses commercially reasonable security measures to protect our Site’s user’s information. Nonetheless, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of data sent to us electronically on our Site, and transmission of such data is therefore entirely at your own risk.
Links to Other Web Sites
From time to time, this Site may contain links to other web sites. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. The privacy policies of such other web sites govern the information collection and dissemination practices occurring on such web sites. We encourage you to read and understand those web sites’ policies prior to using those web sites. Neither Newman’s Own Foundation nor its affiliates are responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
Users Only of Legal Age of Majority
Our Site is designed and intended for those who have reached the age of majority (18 years of age). By using our Site, you affirm that you are at least 18 years of age or older. We are not liable for any damages that may result from a user’s misrepresentation of age.
No one under age 13 is authorized to submit or post any information, including personally identifying information, on our Site. Under no circumstances may anyone under age 13 use our Site. Parents or legal guardians of children under 13 cannot agree to these terms on their behalf.
Protection of Social Security Numbers
Although we do not collect Social Security numbers through this Site, we may collect Social Security numbers in connection with our business. We comply with applicable law in regard to our collection, storage, and disposal of Social Security numbers. First, we take what we believe to be reasonable physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the confidentiality of Social Security numbers. Second, we limit access to Social Security numbers to only those persons with a legitimate business purpose. Third, we provide appropriate training to employees and prohibit the unlawful disclosure of Social Security numbers. Finally, we protect the confidentiality of Social Security numbers by using appropriate security measures and destroying, erasing, or making unreadable Social Security numbers prior to disposal. These procedures are periodically reviewed to help maintain the confidentiality of Social Security numbers.
Newman’s Own Foundation
One Morningside Drive North
Westport, CT 06880
Effective Date: February 1, 2021