Last updated: 2-12-2019
Information Collection And Use
While using our site you may be prompted to voluntarily provide us with your email address if you wish to receive a free sample of our e-news delivered to your email address. We also prompt you to provide an email address to download or view a free sample of our magazine and to view the ad rates if you wish to advertise in any of our publications. We may use this information to send you news and occasional promotional offers from The Organic & Non-GMO Report. The information you enter in these prompts is administered by a third party email list service, Constant Contact, and stored on their servers. You can update your information and unsubscribe from this service at any time by clicking on the appropriate links at the bottom of any email you receive from us, or contact us directly.
When you order The Organic & Non-GMO Report or related products you are required to fill out a secure order form. We use a trusted snd secure third party shopping cart vendor, 1ShoppingCart, for this service. The personal and financial information you contribute is used for billing and to fulfill the order requested, or to contact you if there is trouble processing the order. You can contact at us at anytime to have your information removed from customer sales records stored in our account with 1ShoppingCart. We may use the email address you provided to send email news, updates and reminders from The Organic & Non-GMO Report. You can unsubscribe from these emails at any time.
The information we collect through these forms is used solely by The Organic & Non-GMO Report for our own news distribution service. We do not sell or share the personal information you share with us with any outside sources or vendors.
The ‘contact us’ form on this site does not store the message or the data you submit on our website or the site’s server. Any information that you voluntarily submit through this form will be sent as an email message to the site administrator’s email account and may be stored there. You may contact us if you wish to have these emails deleted.
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our site. This data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we use third party services such as Google Analytics and Advanced Ads to collect, monitor and analyze this information. This data is used to better understand general visitor trends. These analytic services only monitor general trends and locations of the computer browsers (not the people) that visit the site. We sometimes share this data, such as the total number of unique visitors to the site, with advertisers and potential advertisers and also provide click-through rates for the ads on the website when requested.
If you share our content through social media, by liking us or our articles on Facebook or following or tweeting about us on Twitter, those social networks will record that you have done so and may set a cookie on your browser for this purpose. Our site integrates Facebook data to display the number of likes and shares of our pages on Facebook. These numbers are used solely to indicate the popularity of our content on their platform.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Our site uses “cookies” for analytical purposes, such as through Google Analytics, to collect information about visitor trends to our site’s pages. Cookies are also used to identify repeat visitors for other site services including email request prompts. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies by following the instructions at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
The internet is not a completely secure medium and we cannot 100% guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur. However we take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Our site uses secure server software (SSL) to encrypt any information shared between your web browser and our hosting server. We only use trusted and secure third party vendors such as Constant Contact and 1ShoppingCart to store your personal information. Any financial information that we collect through our website is administered through 1ShoppingCart’s secure online order forms, and hosted and stored on their servers in a secure environment that is built specifically for secure e-commerce transactions.
The Organic and Non-GMO Report
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Fairfield, IA 52556