The information we learn from customers can be broadly classified into four categories as mentioned below, such information helps us personalize and continually improve our services and hence your experience:
Information You Provide Us:
We receive and store any information you enter on our site or give us in any other way. For example, during sign up you provide us with name, , business information, including but not limited to address, email, designation, phone number and URL. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for purposes such as responding to your requests, to connect with prospective buyers and sellers, and communicating with you.
Information we collect automatically:
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many sites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses fibre2fashion.com or advertisements served by or on behalf of fibre2fashion.com on other sites.
Via Mobile or Smartphones:
When you download or use our apps, we may receive certain information. For example, information about your location or the unique identifier for your device . We may use this information to provide you with location-based services, such as advertising and personalization. You may restrict the permissions you provide to our apps, however by doing so you may not be able to access the full features of our apps.
Information from Other Sources:
We may use your personal information including but not limited to the following purposes:
We use the information we collect in a variety of ways. Generally, using all of the above mentioned, and similar type tools, we may collect, aggregate, and use information from or about you such as data about the type of browser and operating system used, which web pages you view, the time and duration or you visits to our Site, the search queries you may use on the Site, whether you clicked on any advertisements, whether you have clicked on any links in any e-mails sent from us, or third-parties on our behalf and whether you have chosen to opt-out of certain services or information sharing.
If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that store cookies.
F2F provides your personal information to third parties who are obligated to use the personal information that F2F shares with them for the purpose of provision of their services to us in order to help us run our business. These third parties include but are not limited to business partners, suppliers, sub-contractors, advertisers & advertising networks, analytics & search engine providers, payment providers. We may also share with third parties aggregate information or information that does not personally identify you. Should you require more details on third parties we work with or have any questions around it, please click here to know more about the third parties we work with.
We may also share your personal information in the following circumstances
There are several places within the Site and our Apps that allow you to post comments or submit Your Content for others to see. We will display your Personal Information in your account and elsewhere on our Services according to your subscription plan. Any information you choose to provide should reflect how much you want others to know about you. Please consider carefully what information you disclose in your profile page and your desired level of anonymity. You can review and revise your profile information at any time. To remove Your Content, you have shared on the Site or our Apps, you may use the same features (available on the Site/Apps) to do so. In case you have any query regarding removal and or deletion of such contact you can write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We display personal testimonials of customers on our Site in addition to other endorsements. With your consent, we may post your testimonial along with your name. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at email@example.com
Your personal information and files are stored on F2F's servers and the servers of companies we hire to provide services to us. Your personal information may be transferred across national borders because we have servers located in India and Singapore and the companies we hire to help us run our business may be located in different countries around the world.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your information transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
We understand that the security of your personal information is important. We provide reasonable administrative, technical, and physical security controls to protect your personal information. Among other initiatives that we take to maintain security of your data, we also utilize encryption of personal data and strict access controls. At the same time, it is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer. However, despite our efforts, no security controls are 100% effective and F2F cannot ensure or warrant the security of your personal information.
We display interest-based advertising on both our sites and unaffiliated sites using information you make available to us when you interact with our sites, apps or services. Interest-based ads, also sometimes referred to as personalized or targeted ads, are displayed to you based on information from activities including but not limited to purchasing of fibre2fashion magazine on our site, your interaction with our Services and visiting sites that contain F2F content or ads.
You may choose to enable or log in to our Services via various online services like Google, including social networking services like Facebook, LinkedIn etcetera. Our services also may enable you to access social networking services such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Google (collectively, “Social Network”) directly or indirectly through our Services.
Right to be informed:
You are entitled to know whether we hold your personal information and the purpose your personal data is processed for.
Right of access:
You are entitled to know the categories of your personal data being processed, the purposes of such processing, and the details of third parties to whom the data may have been disclosed. For more details please refer to the list of third parties here.
Right to rectification:
You are entitled to correct / update your personal information available with us.
Right to erasure:
You are entitled to get your data erased from our databases. Please note that we might need to retain certain information about you for reasons including but not limited to legal, internal business and fraud prevention. We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary to provide you with the services you are eligible to use and as needed to comply with our legal obligations and enforce our agreements.
Right to data portability:
You are entitled to obtain and reuse your personal data. You can either obtain the data from us or, in turn, provide it to a third party (if you so wish), or ask us to transfer your personal data directly to a third party.
Right to object / restrict processing or both:
You have a right to object / restrict the processing of your data in some circumstances, including where the data is inaccurate (for the period during which we are verifying the data), the data is no longer required in light of the purpose of processing, or in connection with direct marketing (you can prevent / discontinue marketing communications to you by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your personal data), or by utilizing opt-out mechanisms in the emails we send you.
In the above cases, we will retain minimum personal data to note that you opted out from being contacted again. For raising requests pertaining to the above-mentioned rights, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org . Please note some of the rights mentioned herein may not be available as we are designing the technical capabilities to comply with such requests; having said the above F2F will do its best to resolve your request to the best of its ability.
We recognize the importance of children's safety and privacy. We do not request, or knowingly collect, any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. F2F is very sensitive to privacy issues regarding children. By visiting this Site or providing your personal information to one of our call-centre operators or live chat representatives or starting your free trial or signing up or logging in you are claiming yourself to be 18 years of age or above.
If you believe that any child under the age of 18 has posted any personal information anywhere on our website, please contact us immediately at email@example.com and provide as much information as you can to help us locate and delete the personal information.
If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child or any other child under the age of 18 has provided us with personal information, he or she should write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
F2F does not have a mechanism in place for responding to browser “do not track” signals or other similar mechanisms used to limit collection of information for use in Online Behavioural Advertising. There currently is no consensus among industry participants as to what "Do Not Track" means in this context. Therefore, like many websites and online services, the Services do not alter their practices when they receive a "Do Not Track" signal from a visitor's browser. To find out more about "Do Not Track," please visit http://www.allaboutdnt.com.