Privacy Statement

Welcome to the website of POMME LLC (“POMME”).  We value your privacy and want you to know that the information that you share with us will be treated with care and consideration for your privacy.  This Privacy Statement is provided to describe the information that is collected and used on this website.  By visiting or using this website, you consent to the data collection and use practices described in this statement.

1. Collection of Information

1.1. Subscription Information. On this website, you will have the opportunity to subscribe to any and all of POMME’s newsletters.  With respect to your communications preferences, you can unsubscribe from newsletters by following the instructions included in the newsletter you receive.  If your e-mail address has changed and you would like to continue to receive newsletters, you will need to update your e-mail address information and sign-up again for the newsletter.

1.2. Automatically Collected Information. Information concerning your computer hardware and software is automatically collected.  This information may include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses.  POMME uses this information to maintain the quality of its service and to provide general statistics about website visitors.

1.3. Storage and Transfer of Personally Identifiable Information. POMME may store and process information in the United States or any other country in which POMME or its affiliates, subsidiaries, or agents maintain facilities.  By using POMME’s website, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.

2. Use, and Sharing, of Information

For your convenience, POMME provides links to send e-mail messages to this website and your e-mail address is used in order to reply to your inquiry.  POMME tracks which website pages our customers visit in order to determine which areas of the site are the most popular.  This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within the website to users whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

The collection of your e-mail address, name and address also enables POMME to send you any requested newsletter(s).  Information concerning your geographical location is used to determine if POMME should provide regionalized information to its website users.  Except as otherwise stated below, the personal information you provide on this site will not be shared with any third parties, although POMME reserves the right to share such information with its affiliates and subsidiaries without your permission.  If POMME sells or transfers assets or portions of its business in the future, or if its control changes, or it is reorganized or liquidated, POMME may transfer to any successor or buyer any information it has collected from those accessing this website, subject to this Privacy Statement.

POMME sometimes hires other companies to provide limited services on its behalf, such as sending newsletters, providing user service, and performing statistical analysis of our services.  POMME will only provide those companies with the information that they need to provide us with such services.

POMME may be required to disclose user information pursuant to lawful requests, such as subpoenas or court orders, or in order to comply with applicable laws.  We will not disclose such information unless we have a good faith belief that: the information request meets applicable standards, or doing so is necessary to protect and defend POMME’s rights or property, or to protect the personal safety of POMME users or the public.

3. Information Security

If you become aware of any breach of data security or have any other questions about the security of this site, please contact us at privacy@pommellc.com.

4. Use of Cookies

This website uses cookies to assist in individualizing your online experience.  A cookie is a text file that is placed on the hard disk of your computer by a web page server.  Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.  Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

Cookies are used for convenience and to save you time when you next visit this website.  Cookies tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page, so that when you visit the site again, the experience will be personalized.  Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.  If you choose to set your computer to accept cookies from this website, you may also choose to be logged into the site automatically.

5. Use of Web Beacons

POMME uses web analytics services provided by Google, Inc. to count users who have visited those pages and for related website statistics (e.g., recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).  To allow POMME to use those web analytics services, POMME’s website pages contain electronic images known as web beacons—also referred to as single-pixel gifs.  Web beacons are not used to access your personal information; they are solely used to compile aggregated statistics concerning the use of POMME’s website. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, the time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the web beacon resides.

6. Linked websites

Any personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data that you disclose may be collected and used by others.  We recommend caution when giving out personal information to others.  POMME encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to visit via links posted on this website so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information.  POMME is not responsible for the privacy policies or other content on third-party websites accessed through POMME’s website.

7. Children

If you are under 18, you may use this website only through your parent or guardian and you are unable to purchase products through this website, unless such purchase is made through an adult.

8. Terms of use, notices, and revisions

By visiting this website, you accept that your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Statement and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes and application of the law of the State of New York.  If you have any concern about privacy issues, please contact us as directed in this Statement.

This Privacy Statement applies only to this website and not to any third parties that may be accessed through links on this website.  POMME reserves the right to occasionally update this Privacy Statement.  At such time, POMME will also revise the “last updated” date at the end of the Privacy Statement.

9. No Responsibility for Third Party Practices

Certain of our service partners that provide data or content or enable functionality on this site may also collect information from you.  We are not responsible for the privacy practices of our service partners.  In addition, any websites that you click to from this site may have been developed by third parties over whom we exercise no control.  Such websites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, or solicit personally identifiable information from you.  We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites, including such websites’ use of any information collected when our users click through to such websites.  Even though such information might not identify you personally, we strongly encourage you to become familiar with the privacy practices of those websites.

10. Contact Information

POMME welcomes feedback regarding this Privacy Statement.  If at any time you believe that this website has not adhered to this Privacy Statement, please contact POMME and we will use all commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and correct the problem. E-mail should be sent to privacy@pommellc.com.

11. Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code §1798.83 permits our users who are California residents to request certain information regarding their disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  To make such a request, please send an e-mail to:  privacy@pommellc.com. or write us:

POMME LLC Privacy Rights

475 Park Avenue South, 26th floor

New York, New York 10016

Last Updated:  February 12, 2011

© POMME LLC 2011 – All rights reserved

Comments are closed.