| We welcome you to the Advancetech Web Site. At Advancetech, your privacy and the protection of your personal information is handled with great regard. The following information will inform you on how we use and manage the information collected at Advancetech.
Web Site Visits
During a Web site visit, we may ask a customer for contact information (email address, telephone number, and addresses for shipping/billing). This information is collected on a voluntary basis—and only with customer approval.
The Advancetech Web site contains links to other web sites. Advancetech does not control or take responsibility for personal information collected on these sites nor is Advancetech responsible for the accuracy or the content of these sites.
Once you make a purchase or request other information from Advancetech, your name, shipping/mailing address, telephone number, email address and fax number are included in our customer file.
This information is used to ensure a quick, efficient flow of products and services to you.
This information may also be used for other purposes as outlined below.
Advancetech may use your mailing address to send Advancetech marketing materials to keep you updated on our most current products and services.
Occasionally, Advancetech may make the names and addresses of our customer list available to carefully screened companies that offer products and/or services that may be of interest to you.
Email addresses may be used to communicate information of interest to you about Advancetech. This includes Order Shipment/Tracking Information, Obsolete Part Bulletins, Service Change Information or other Advancetech promotional emails.
Emails may be sent by Advancetech or an authorized agent working for Advancetech. All authorized agents operate with a confidentiality agreement. Email addresses are never rented, sold or traded to third parties.
Other Uses of Customer Information
Advancetech is under contract to provide point of sale information to many of its product suppliers for market research and payment of commission to the supplier's agents.
If you have an open account with Advancetech, credit and payment history will periodically be shared with credit reporting agencies.
Customer information is also used for marketing and market research for Advancetech Corporation. Advancetech or an authorized agent working for Advancetech may complete these activities. All customer information is kept confidential.
Advancetech will share customer information with government agencies if required by law.
Web Site Security
Browsers that support the SSL encryption technology are called secure browsers. Online orders to Advancetech must be placed from a secure browser. Your browser will automatically enter the secure mode when you make purchases.