PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy statement describes how Instead of Flowers, Inc. collects and uses the personal information you provide on our Web site: www.insteadofflowers.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, you should first contact us at sales@insteadofflowers.com.

COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We collect the following personal information from you

  • Contact Information such as name, email address, mailing address, billing address, phone number
  • As is true of most Web sites, we automatically gather information about your computer such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system.

We use this information to

  • Fulfill your order
  • Send you an order confirmation
  • Respond to customer service requests
  • Administer your account
  • Information Obtained from Third Parties
  • If you provide us personal information about others, or if others give us your information, we will only use that information for the specific reason for which it was provided to us.

INFORMATION SHARING

We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement. We do not sell your personal information to third parties.

We may also disclose your personal information

  • as required by law such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process
  • when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request,
  • if Instead of Flowers, Inc. is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information,
  • to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.

COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES

We may use cookies, for example, to keep track of your preferences and profile information. Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personal information.

We use a third party to gather information about how you and others use our Web site. For example, we will know how many users access a specific page and which links they clicked on. We use this aggregated information to understand and optimize how our site is used.

Links to Other Web Sites
Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Instead of Flowers, Inc. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.

SECURITY

When we collect personal information directly from you, we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at sales@insteadofflowers.com.

In order to make a purchase from us, you must use our shopping cart provider to finalize and pay for your order. Its privacy statement and security practices will also apply to your information. We encourage you to read that privacy statement before providing your information.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at sales@insteadofflowers.com. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

CONTACT INFORMATION

You can contact us about this privacy statement by writing, calling or email us at the address below:

Instead of Flowers, Inc.
1331 Marietta Blvd, NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
404-351-7171
sales@insteadofflowers.com