Mars collects information from you when you visit the Site, register on the Site, fill out a form or survey, post a review on the Site, purchase goods or services or communicate with Mars via email or through the Site. The information Mars collects may include your name, your company name, address, telephone and fax numbers, email address, credit card number and any other information you provide when filling out a form.
In addition to the information that you disclose, Mars may collect and analyze information from your computer or mobile device relating to your access and usage of the Site. This information includes, but is not limited to, the type of mobile device or computer used to access the website, the IP address, the browser you use, and the domain name from which you accessed the website. In addition, Mars may record and analyze certain actions, such as the date and times the website was used, clicks, page views, and the amount of time you spend on a page. Mars uses such information in order improve the features, products and services that Mars offers, as well as to help diagnose and troubleshoot any problems. Mars may also collect aggregate information about the use of our website, including which pages are most frequently visited, how many visitors we receive daily, and how long visitors stay on each page.
When you visit the Site, Mars collects certain routing information such as the Internet Protocol address of your originating Internet Service Provider, and information provided by "cookies" stored on your hard drive. Cookies are small data files containing a unique identifier so that Mars can recognize you each time you return to our website, and which keep track of the pages you view on the website and which services you use. This information allows Mars to provide more tailored and user-friendly services.
USE OF INFORMATION
Any information Mars collects from you may be used in one or more of the following ways:
- to personalize your experience by helping Mars to respond to your individual needs;
- to improve the Site and its offerings;
- to contact you, via the phone or email, to update you on the status of your order and for related product or service information;
- to contact you, via phone, email, or regular mail for marketing purposes such as notifying you of product discounts, website changes, company news, and promotions;
- to improve customer service; and
- to process transactions.
PROTECTING PERSONAL INFORMATION
Mars implements a variety of industry standard security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. When you provide Mars with certain types of sensitive information such as financial information, you will be redirected to a secure server. At physical facilities, security measures are in place to help protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that is collected from you on this Site.
While Mars strives to protect your personal or company information by encryption, firewalls, and other means, Mars cannot and does not guarantee or warrant the security of the information you transmit to us. If you choose to use the Site, you do so at your own risk.
Mars may disclose information about you and/or your company if Mars has a good faith belief that it is required to do so by law or legal process, to respond to claims, or to protect the rights, property or safety of Mars or others.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
This Site may contain links to third-party websites. These links are provided by Mars as a convenience, and Mars does not endorse, nor approve of, the content of such websites. Mars assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of such websites’ content or for the privacy policies and practices of those websites or of their owners, employees and advertisers. Use of any linked, third-party website is at your own risk.