Sharing your personal data with Harvard Apparatus, Ltd.
Sharing your personally identifiable information enables us to offer you a number of benefits. It will make it easier and more convenient for you to:
- Register your purchase so you can receive all the benefits to which your purchase entitles you;
- Request information specific to your interests;
- Receive personalized messages and special offers that are relevant to your interests;
- Save time by storing your preferences;
- It will also allow us to provide more responsive customer service and to improve our website.
You may choose to share your information with us in a number of ways online, such as completing a registration form, ordering a product, entering a contest, registering a purchase, participating in a promotion, or subscribing to a newsletter. You can also share your personally identifiable information with us by communicating with one of our customer service representatives by e-mail, telephone, or in writing. Harvard Apparatus, Ltd may obtain your personal data from other parties, including the buying of a business of which you already are a customer or the disclosure of your personal data by one of our partner companies. If you do not want us to use your personal data that you have not provided to us yourself, you can let us know by submitting the Contact Request form on this website.
We want to know you better so we can serve you better. But the choice of whether you want this kind of service is up to you. You should know that your personally identifiable information may be transferred from your home country to other Harvard Apparatus companies around the world, who may communicate with you about our products or special offers you may find useful. If you do not want us to send you personalized offers or information, you can let us know by checking or un-checking the appropriate boxes on the registration form or by submitting the Contact Request form on this website. Harvard Apparatus, Ltd will only share your data with third parties outside Harvard Apparatus in the following circumstances:
- Harvard Apparatus sometimes sells a business to another company.
- Such transfer of ownership could include the transfer of your personal data directly related to that business to the buyer.
- Harvard Apparatus, Ltd will release personally identifiable information if compelled by law.
"Cookies" and website logging
Some of our websites will send a "cookie," a small text file, to your computer. This allows us to recognize your computer the next time you visit, without bothering you with another request to register. And, if you use an online "shopping cart," cookies allow us to keep track of the products you purchase. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please refer to the "Help" file of your Internet Browser to learn how to either block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. To learn more about cookies, we encourage you to visit www.cookiecentral.com If you visit our website to browse, read, or download information, we collect and store some "visitor information" from you, such as the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet, the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using, the date and time you access our website, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our website. We use this information to measure the traffic on our website and to help us make our website more useful. We delete this information after some time.
Safeguarding the information you share with us
We recognize our responsibility to protect the information you entrust to us. Harvard Apparatus, Ltd uses a variety of secure techniques to protect your information, including secure servers, firewalls, and encryption of financial data. The Harvard Apparatus, Ltd website also may make chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or newsgroups available to you. Please remember that any personally identifiable information you provide in these areas is also available to other users, and you should exercise caution before deciding to disclose it.
Once you have provided us with your personally identifiable information, you will have reasonable access to that information so you can change or delete it. You may do this by accessing your online profile using the "My Account" button, or by requesting a copy of your profile using the Contact Request form on this website. You will always have the option to unsubscribe to any online contact from Harvard Apparatus, Ltd or change your personal profile information.
You may contact us through the Contact Request form if you would like to:
- request a copy of your personal data, or change or delete your personal data;
- opt-out from receiving any future personalized offers or information from Harvard Apparatus, Ltd