Shopemaa LLC, its subsidiaries, and branch operations hereinafter referred to as ‘Shopemaa’, ‘we’, ‘us’ or ‘our’ is committed to respect your privacy and choices. The statement highlights our privacy practices regarding Personal Information that we collect and store about your personal information that you provide us while participating in our events and campaigns. Personal Information we collect and process and how we use it.
For the purposes of this privacy statement, ‘Personal Information’ is any data that relates to an individual who may be identified from that data, or from a combination of a set of data, and other information which is in possession of Shopemaa. We collect your personal information directly from you unless it is unreasonable or impracticable to do so.
We collect the following categories of Personal Information: Through your access and use of our website or through social media such as LinkedIn, Facebook; Through hard copy forms Through electronic copy forms Through our intranet systems During conversations between you and our representatives; or when you complete an application or purchase order. From third party companies such as credit reporting agencies, law enforcement agencies and other government entities. Exchange of business cards Information that you provide via our website, including information you provide when you register on our website e.g. name, email address, designation, company, country, and telephone number; Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this Site, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, demographics, your computers’ operating system, and browser type and information collected via cookies.
How do we hold your personal information ? We take reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is protected from misuse and loss and from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure. We may hold your information in either electronic or hard copy form. Appropriate security measures are taken against unlawful or unauthorized processing of personal information, and against the accidental loss of, or damage to, personal information. To this end, your personal information may be held in any of the following: restricted areas where only authorized personnel are permitted access; in physical files and folders that are held in secure lockable desks and cabinets; electronically, on our internal computer systems (subject to restrictions on access such as password protection and accessibility controls). Personal information is securely destroyed or de-identified when no longer needed. We use your Personal Information for the following purposes: We process your Personal Information when it is necessary for the purposes of a legitimate interest pursued by us or a third party (when these interests are not overridden by your data protection rights). This applies in the following circumstances: To provide better usability, troubleshooting and site maintenance. To create your user ID. To identify you once you register on our website. To contact you and respond to your questions or requests. To provide access to desirable content based on your preferences. To understand which parts of the website are visited and how frequently. To provide access to desirable content based on your preferences.