Spire corp may ask you to register and provide personal information in certain instances, such as when you purchase products from the Specialty Store, download free software, register new products, enter a contest or sweepstakes or sign into a page that requires authorization.
This personal information may include your name, e-mail address, user ID, address and telephone number. Spire corp may also collect demographic information, such as your age, gender, zip code/postal code, education level, household income, preferences, interests, favorites and whether you are a personal or business user. Please take a moment to read the following to learn more about our information practices.
Information Collection and Use
Spire corp collects personal information when you register with any division of Spire corp. When you visit spire.nl (spirecoolers.com, spirechina.com, spire-corp.com, spirecoolers.com.au, spirecoolers.com.br) or any (sub-)division of Spire corp pages or the pages of certain Spire corp partners Spire corp automatically collects on our server logs certain information about your computer hardware and software. This information may include: your IP address, cookie information, globally unique identifier system, operating system, description of any Spire products connected and how such products are used, browser type, domain names, access times, service provider and referring Web site addresses. Spire corp may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.
When you register we ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. Once you register with Spire corp and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
When a child under age 13 attempts to register with Spire corp, we ask that he or she has a parent or guardian obtains parental permission.
Spire corp will not contact children under age 13 about special offers or for marketing purposes without a parent's permission.
Spire corp does not ask a child under age 13 for more personal information, as a condition of participation, than is reasonably necessary to participate in a given activity or promotion.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Spire corp takes your privacy very seriously.
When Spire corp receives information about your session or about you, we may use it for research or to improve our site and the services we offer you. We may also use this information from time to time to monitor the technical functions of our servers and site.
Personal information collected on this site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Spire corp or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. Spire corp abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
Spire corp will not disclose your personal information to any third party without your approval, except that we reserve the right to disclose your personal information:
- To any of our affiliates, subsidiaries, third party service providers or advisers that we deem appropriate;
- At times we may be required by law or litigation to disclose your personal information.
- If necessary, to protect the personal safety of users of Spire corp's web sites, or the public;
- To protect and defend the rights or property of Spire corp, including its Web site;
- To another business entity should we plan to merge with, or be acquired by that business entity; or Organizations involved in a merger, transfer or sale of our assets or business.
Confidentiality and Security
Spire corp is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled facilities.