Your privacy on the internet is extremely important. For this reason, TPS Promotions & Incentives (“TPS”) does not trade, sell or rent personal information collected about you to any third parties.
What information does TPS collect?
TPS web servers may automatically monitor the number of visitors, the average time spent on the site, the popularity of the Website, and any programming errors or failures on the Website in order to determine the effectiveness of the Website. This non-personally identifiable information may be used to generate aggregate statistics.
How is Personal Information Used?
TPS may use the Personal Information for the following purposes: (i) to complete sales and service transactions with you; (ii) to respond to your requests for products, services or information; (iii) to improve products and services and better understand your automotive needs, including through customer surveys; (iv) to increase your awareness of Starbucks products and services; and; (v) to include you in advertising or marketing campaigns, which may include advertising or marketing campaigns from Starbucks Canada.
Neither TPS nor Starbucks Canada will send you any electronic message unless: (i) you have some form of business relationship with TPS or Starbucks, including making a purchase on the Website; or, (ii) you have expressly asked or agreed to receive such electronic messages. All electronic messages will identify the sender and provide a mechanism by which you may unsubscribe from such messages.
Security of Personal Information
TPS has taken security measures, consistent with international information practices, to protect your Personal Information. These measures include technical and procedural steps to protect your data from misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, loss, alteration, or destruction. Credit card information is transmitted using secure socket layer (SSL) encryption.
Does TPS share your information with other third parties?
For the purposes outlined above, TPS will share your Personal Information with Starbucks, unless you expressly request that TPS not do so. For greater certainty, you expressly agree and acknowledge that by providing your Personal Information through the Website, Starbucks may use your Personal Information for the purposes of advertising and marketing campaigns.
TPS will not disclose your Personal Information to any other person, except: (i) with your consent; (ii) in connection with a sale of all or substantially all of TPS’ assets; or, (iii) as may be required or permitted by law.
TPS may share aggregate data about sales, customers, traffic patterns, and other related site information with other respectable third parties, provided that such data does not identify any individual.
Cookies and other Information
TPS may track domain names, IP addresses, and browser types from visitors to the Website. This information is used to track aggregate traffic patterns and is not correlated with any Personal Information.
What is the policy regarding ownership of information?
All opinions, ideas, suggestions, and other feedback submitted to the Website may be used by TPS, without any restriction and free of charge, and nothing contained in this policy shall limit or otherwise affect this. There may be instances where we request or permit the submission of your opinions/ideas. In such instances you will be required to agree to the terms of a TPS-prepared agreement related to the provision of such information prior to its submission.
What about TPS links to other sites?
TPS may add external links to other related websites. TPS is not responsible for the content that may be on such linked sites. Additionally, the existence of any external link does not suggest that TPS endorses the linked company, product or service.
If you have previously given your Personal Information to TPS and no longer want to be contacted by TPS, please submit your request to the above-noted email address, stating that you would like to be removed from TPS’ mailing list or any other related surveys or inquiries.
All information appearing on the Website is the property of TPS and/or are presented with the authority of others. Users of the Website are permitted to view the information available for informational purposes only. Unless otherwise specified, copying, reproducing, distributing, modifying, performing, or displaying any portion of this information, or using this information for any other purpose, is strictly prohibited. Any violation of the above will be dealt with to the full extent of applicable laws.