Last Updated: March 22, 2019
1. Introduction: What is a cookie?
Session Cookies are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the Site.
Persistent Cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser for much longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie). When we use session cookies to track the total number of visitors to our Site, this is done on an anonymous aggregate basis (as cookies do not in themselves carry any personal data). We may also employ cookies so that we remember your computer when it is used to return to the Site to help customize your Somerfield web experience. We may associate personal information with a cookie file in those instances.
3. Managing cookies in your browser
Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. You can easily delete and manage any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser by following the instructions provided by your particular browser manufacturer.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
- Safari (Desktop)
- Safari (Mobile)
- Android Browser
- Opera Mobile
If your browser is not listed here, consult the documentation that your particular browser manufacturer provides. You may also consult your mobile device documentation for information on how to disable cookies on your mobile device. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this Site. Please note that if you have not cleared your cookies or cache, the contents of which may affect autofill functions on the Somerfield site and you are responsible for any such actions.
Somerfield uses the AdWords and Remarketing Lists features of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers. Somerfield and Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our Site. This means that vendors including Google will display Somerfield promotional material on other sites you visit across the Internet.
4. Third-Party Cookies
The following cookie table lists a selection of the third party cookies used on Somerfield Although we may update this list periodically, please be advised that the names of cookies, pixels and other technologies are subject to change.
|Third party||optimizelyBuckets||Used by Optimizely to store page variants assigned to user for A/B performance testing (ensures user gets a consistent experience)||10 years||Optimizely opt-out|
|Third party||optimizelyEndUserID||Used by Optimizely for A/B performance testing; it is a unique user identifier||10 years||Optimizely opt-out|
|Third party||_ga||Used by Google Analytics to track user activity over different browsing sessions. For some job postings in Japan, this cookie may share limited demographic information about applicants with employers. You will know if this information is being shared because it will be explicitly called out in the application process.||2 years||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_gali||Used by Google Analytics to record what item on the previous page the user interacted with to get to the current page||immediately||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utma||Used by Google Analytics to store information on number of visits, first visit, and most recent visit||2 years||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utmb||Used by Google Analytics to record the timestamp of the moment the user enters the site||1 month||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utmc||Used by Google Analytics to track when users leave the site||1 year||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utmz||Used by Google Analytics to track where a visitor came from||1 year||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||intercom-session-pn6o23fv||Used by Intercom.io to allow users to ask customer service questions in real time||1 week||Intercom.io opt-out|
|Third party||UIDR||Used by Scorecardresearch.com to measure user volume||2 years||Scorecardresearch.com opt-out|
|Third party||mkto.trk||Used by Marketo to measure ad campaign effectiveness by linking visitor behavior to an email recipient||2 years||Marketo opt-out|
|Third party||TS01d65e80||Used by f5 networks to maintain the performance, capacity, and reliability of our Website||Current session||f5 Networks opt-out|
|Third party||hjClosedSurveyInvites||This cookie is set once a visitor interacts with a Survey invitation modal pop-up. It is used to ensure that the same invite does not reappear if it has already been shown.||1 year||Hotjar opt-out|
Section 1 - What do we do with your information?When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system. Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other updates.
Section 2 - Consent
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at email@example.com or by mail at:
[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]
3700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 440,
Los Angeles, CA, 90017
Section 3 - Disclosure
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
Section 4 - Shopify
Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through Shopify’s data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover.
PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers. For more insight, you may also want to read Shopify’s Terms of Service (https://www.shopify.com/legal/terms) or Privacy Statement (https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).
Section 5 - Third Party Services
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
Section 6 - Security
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
Section 7 - Age of Consent
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
Questions and Contact InformationIf you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at:
[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]
3700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 440,
Los Angeles, CA, 90017