In accordance with BC’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, ArtVine Creative Spaces understands that our customers expect us to keep their personal information safe, and confidential.
We only collect information that is necessary to fulfill our visitors’ requests to receive our newsletter and to process payments through our store or bookings services. We won’t share or use your information for any other purpose and will never share it with third parties.
We host our newsletter through MailChimp in partnership with BeadTrails Experience Inc.
Why we Collect Personal Information
We collect personal information from customers online and may also collect information over the telephone or by mail from time to time.
We collect and use personal information:
to communicate with you via the newsletter, or at your request
to receive and respond to your inquiries
to meet legal and regulatory requirements
to track and analyze trends and patterns
to create aggregated information that does not allow you to be personally identified.
When you contact us with a comment, question, or complaint we may record information to respond to you appropriately. This information will be handled securely and be permanently destroyed once the communication is complete.
Personal information will be provided to our service providers to fulfill services you have requested, such as delivery of products you have ordered, and for no other purposes. Our service providers are carefully selected and required to comply with strict privacy standards.
ArtVine Creative Spaces social media accounts are publicly accessible, and your posts, comments, replies, and mentions are publicly visible, depending on your privacy settings.
Your privacy and the retention of your personal information on social media accounts is governed by the privacy policies of the parties that operate the social networks. We encourage everyone to review privacy policies and terms and conditions of all the platforms they use.
Website Server Log Data
Our server automatically collects standard information sent by your browser. We cannot identify you from this information.
We collect the following types of information:
Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of the computers and mobile devices accessing our website
operating systems and browsers used to access our website
Internet service providers used by visitors to our website
Dates and times users access our website
Pages visited; and time spent on each page
Unique versus repeat visitors.
When you visit ArtVine Creative Spaces, a small data file called a cookie is sent to your computer and/or mobile device to save and retrieve information about your visit to our website. We use this information through website analytics to improve your user experience.
Note: ArtVine Creative Spaces uses web analytics services, including Google Analytics, to understand how people use our website and to help us create content and product.
The information we collect is anonymous and only used for statistical purposes, our web analytics services do not allow us to identify individuals.
You can find more information about how Google Analytics collects and processes data at the following link: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites
Third-Party Websites and Links