Collection of personal information
At various locations throughout the site, you may elect to send us an e-mail - in order to request a catalogue or to e-mail your order. We only collect personal information from visitors if we need it in order to serve them properly.
We never collect any personal information (such as e-mail address, name or street address) unless a visitor has chosen to provide that information to us. We do not use techniques that collect personal information without your knowledge. We always clarify why we are collecting any personal information, and how it will be used. We do not sell or provide any personal information submitted through our Web site to third parties.
Access to personal information submitted through our web site is restricted to those employees who need to know about it in order to serve you properly. The personal information you submit through our website is safeguarded using a secure password protection system. We will inform you of what personal information we have collected about you from our website at your request. We will correct or update any personal information we have collected about you from our website at your request. We only keep the personal information you provide to us through our website for two years, after which we automatically delete it.
Use of non-personal information
When you visit our site, we may automatically record certain non-personal information about your visit. We log a visitor's IP address, host name and time of visit. This limited non-personal information helps us to understand how traffic flows through our site. It also assists in our planning for new content and online services. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change this feature in your browser, so that you are notified each time a cookie is sent. You can also set most Web browsers to block all cookies. Our site will still work for you with your Web browser set to block all cookies.
Google Analytics is used to analyze traffic on this web site. Google does not create individual profiles of visitors but only collects aggregate data.
e-Mail for marketing purposes
From time to time, we will send e-mail messages to those who have opted-in to our electronic newsletter. We use these messages to announce new product information, provide industry perspectives and to keep you informed of AMES USA business developments.
Every e-mail message includes an e-mail address where you can respond if you wish to be removed from our mailing list. In that case, we will promptly remove any personal information that we have collected from you.
The person responsible for protecting the privacy of the personal information AMES collects is the Corporate Records Manager, who can be reached at email@example.com. At your request, you can find out what personal information AMES has collected about you, update it, or delete it promptly.