TheEcoTrunk.com is an innovative initiative which endeavors to bring to you the best of cruelty-free, vegan and sustainable products & Services from India and across the world. TheEcoTrunk.com is built with a single intent in mind that is it serves as a one-stop solution to all your lifestyle needs.

Your privacy is our top priority. We are committed to keeping your trust. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to "THEECOTRUNK.COM" and does not apply to information we collect in any other fashion.

Your data will be stored and processed in whole or in part in India. The information we gather on the TheEcoTrunk.com may be shared within the affiliated companies on a worldwide basis in order to deliver the products and services we offer or in order to undertake analysis of our database such as aggregate profiling of our registered users. "Affiliated companies" means entities that control, are controlled by or are under common control with TheEcoTrunk.com.

Collection and Use of Information by TheEcoTrunk.com

In some areas of TheEcoTrunk.com, we request or may request that you provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number, contact information, billing information and any other information from which your identity is discernible. In other areas, we collect or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your code, age, preferences, gender, interests and favourites. Sometimes we collect or may collect a combination of the two types of information. Examples of areas on the TheEcoTrunk.com where we collect personal or combined personal and demographic data are pages where you purchase a product, sign up to use a service, enter a contest.

We also gather or may gather certain information about your use of TheEcoTrunk.com, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by us. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses, but is not linked to your personal information.

We may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, and preferential and/or life style information about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information. If you do provide such information, you are thereby consenting to the use of that information in accordance with the policies and practices described in this Privacy Statement. For example, such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving e-mail or other communications about particular products or services.

Our Use of Your Information

We use the information we gather on TheEcoTrunk.com, whether personal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operating and improving the TheEcoTrunk.com Site, fostering a positive user experience, and delivering the products and services that we offer.

If you have provided consent for us to do so, we may also use the information we gather to inform you of other products or services available from us or our affiliated companies or to contact you about your opinion of current products and services or potential new products and services that may be offered.

We may use your contact information in order to send you e-mail or other communications regarding updates at the TheEcoTrunk.com Site, and if you have information on new opportunities and additional job postings which may be of interest to you. The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon the information we have about you.

In addition, at the time of registration for an account, you have the option to elect or not elect to receive additional communications, information and promotions, including without limitation, free informational newsletters from us relating to topics that may be of special interest to you.

We have areas on the TheEcoTrunk.com where you can submit feedback. Any feedback you submit in these areas becomes our property, and we can use such feedback (such as success stories) for marketing purposes or to contact you for further information.

Choices Regarding the Disclosure of Personal Information to Others

1. We disclose information to third parties if you consent to such disclosure. For example, if you indicate that you would like to receive information about the opportunities, products or services of third parties at the time you register for an account, we supply your contact information to third parties such as, data aggregators, marketers or others for the purpose of sending you e-mail or otherwise communicating with you. We use data we have about you (such as the interests and preferences you have expressed) to determine whether you might be interested in the opportunities, products or services of a particular third-party.

2. We disclose information to companies and individuals we employ to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include hosting our Web servers, data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. These companies and individuals will have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their functions, but they may not share that information with any other third party.

3. We disclose information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect our rights or property or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.

Other Uses of Information

We also share aggregated anonymous information about visitors to TheEcoTrunk.com (for example, the number of visitors to TheEcoTrunk.com- Buy Online section) with its clients, partners and other third parties so that they can understand the kinds of visitors to the TheEcoTrunk.com and how those visitors use the TheEcoTrunk.com Site.

Information gathered on a page in on a co-branded page (such as that of a contest co-sponsored by TheEcoTrunk.com and another company), may become the property of the other company or of both us and the other company. In that instance, the use of such information by the other company will be subject to the privacy policy of that company. We are not responsible for that company's use of your personal or demographic information.

Posting to Public Areas of TheEcoTrunk.com

Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of TheEcoTrunk.com such as in online forums or chat rooms, or in the TheEcoTrunk.com, such information may be collected and used by others over whom we have no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of TheEcoTrunk.com.

Use of Cookies

We use "cookies" to help personalize and maximize your online experience and time online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a Web page server. Cookies are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to your computer, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize TheEcoTrunk.com pages, or register for services, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information (such as user name, password and preferences). Because of our use of cookies, we can deliver faster and more accurate results and a more personalized site experience. When you return to TheEcoTrunk.com, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized. We also use cookies to track click streams and for load balancing.

You may have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline all cookies if you prefer. Alternatively, you may be able to modify your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis. If you choose to decline cookies, however, that may hinder performance and negatively impact your experience on TheEcoTrunk.com.

Use of Web Beacons

TheEcoTrunk.com Web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) that allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. Web beacons are not used to access your personally identifiable information; they are a technique we use to compile aggregated statistics about our Web site usage. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.

You may not decline web beacons, however, they can be rendered ineffective by declining all cookies or modifying your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis.

Third parties are not permitted to use Web beacons on the TheEcoTrunk Site. Access to and Modification of Your Information You may review, correct, update or change your account information at any time.

To change your account information, simply log into your account, go to your view/edit Profile, review your account information and, if you wish, edit it with the options provided.

If you opted to receive newsletters, commercial e-mails or other communications from TheEcoTrunk.com or third parties at the time you created an account, but subsequently changed your mind, you may opt-out by e-mailing us regarding the same.

We retain indefinitely all the information we gather about you in an effort to make your repeat use of TheEcoTrunk.com more efficient, practical, and relevant.

Security of the Personal Information

We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.

When you place an order online at TheEcoTrunk.com your credit card information is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer ("SSL") protocol. SSL makes it difficult for your credit card information to be intercepted or stolen while being transmitted. We use a service company to process its credit card transactions. For further information on this company's privacy please visit their website.

Children

The TheEcoTrunk.com website is not intended for individuals under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18.

Privacy Statement Concerns

If at any time, you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Statement or believe that we have not adhered to this Privacy Statement, please feel free to email us at contact@theecotrunk.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly answer your question or resolve your problem.

We thank you for using TheEcoTrunk.com.