Privacy

Privacy policy

Accent Technologies online policy

Your right to privacy is very important. Accent understands the information you entrust to us must be treated in a responsible manner and be consistent with the uses we define and those to which you consent. We have developed a policy to protect the use of your information. Any information we collect will be done with the express purpose of providing you with a more effective and personalized visit to our website.

Personal information collection – what, when, why

Generally, when you visit our website and request information, you’ll remain anonymous. However, there are times when we will ask for additional information or require you to be registered in order to enter a specific area. The key principles of our information policy include the following:
  • When additional information is requested, we will explain how this information will be used
  • All information forms will clearly indicate which information we require and that which is optional
  • When you register for newsletters, contests, or other special offers, we will provide the opportunity to accept or decline
  • Each message from Accent will have complete information on how to unsubscribe to that particular communication series
  • We will always provide you with the capability to unsubscribe, change, modify or delete your information from our database

Protecting your information

We will take the necessary steps to protect your data:
  • When sensitive information (such as credit card information in order to make a purchase) is forwarded to us, we will take reasonable steps to protect it such as encrypting the card number
  • We will also take steps to secure your information while in storage at Accent
  • We will not share your information with anyone outside Accent or with a third party with the exception of our Business Partners such as those with whom we contract to deliver specific services to you. Services these Business Partners could include, among others, customer support and shipping of a requested or purchased item
  • There are links from our website to other websites with which we have no operating agreement and over which we do not have control. Please consult the Privacy Statements of these other websites to learn more about their policies

Use of cookies

Accent websites may use cookies in two situations:
  • If you are not a registered user, cookies may be assigned to provide to us information concerning the interest in our visitors in specific areas. This information can allow us to better understand navigation paths, sequences of information gathering, etc. which will allow us to create a more efficient and pleasurable visit for you in the future. These cookies do not track assignable information and any information gathered is not retained.
  • For registered users, cookies may be used to gather information to recognize you during your next visit, to provide relevant information based upon previous visits and to provide easy access into certain areas of our website. Cookies assigned during visits to Accent websites can only be read by Accent. Cookies can be disabled in your browser and, if you choose to disable cookies, you will still be able to access most of our websites.

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