Last Updated: Aug 2, 2020
1. Who is thebluecart?
TheBlueCart, a company incorporated under the laws of United states, having its registered office at 2081 Business Center Dr, Suite 210, Irvine, CA 92612 (“the Company”) offers various retail solutions, including through its website www.thebluecart.com and other applications ("Platforms") various online solution, software’s, mobile apps and consulting solutions, which inter alia facilitates the sale and purchase of products across categories related to fashion & lifestyle, consumer electronics, grocery and general merchandise ("Products") by users of the Platforms ("Users").
This Policy addresses these topics:
1. What Is Personal Information?
By “personal information” we mean any information that can be directly associated with, or used to identify, a specific person. This may include information such as an address, phone number, email address, or fax number; a user name or other online registration information; and a financial account or credit card number, as well as other information (e.g., employment-related or transactional information, purchase history, tastes and/or preferences) when coupled with a person’s identifying information.
2. What Personal Information Do We Collect?
2.1. Personal Information You Provide
We may request or give you the opportunity to provide personal information when you shop in our stores or online, register as a user of our website or one of our mobile applications, sign up for our programs, offers, or sweepstakes, take a survey, use our products or Services, cash a check, contact us about a prior purchase, apply for or inquire about employment with us, or email, call, or otherwise communicate with us. The types of personal information you provide differs based on how you choose to interact with us, but may include your name, address, phone number, email address, date of birth, identification information (which, in some situations, may include your social security number), personal preferences, payment card information, purchase and ordering information, demographic information, citizenship and work history information, and any other information you choose to provide.
2.2. Automatically Collected Information
These technologies help us to recognize you, customize or personalize your shopping experience, associate your online navigational information or purchases and interactions (both online and offline) with any personal information you provide (such as name, address, phone number, survey response, and email address), and analyze the use of our Services and solutions to make them more useful to you. These technologies also allow us to aggregate demographic and statistical data and compilations of information, which may or may not include personal information, and provide this information to our service providers.
2.3. Other Information
We may obtain information about you from other parties such as demographic marketing information, address verification, or mailing list information and may combine it with other personal information pertaining to you.
2.4. Health Information
We collect protected health information in our capacity as a pharmacy health care provider which includes your prescription and personal information, prescription history and profile information for fulfillment of pharmacy orders, and other health-related information that you, your doctor, or your insurance carrier provides to us. This information is most often used to process your prescriptions, provide you with health care information or services, or to contact you with questions and respond to your inquiries pertaining to our pharmacy Services. The information collected or maintained by our pharmacies is subject to our Notice of Privacy Practices that more specifically describes how we may use or disclose your protected health information.
2.5. Information Pertaining To Children
Our Services are not directed to and we do not intend to, or knowingly, collect or solicit personal information online from children under the age of 13.
3. How Do We Use Personal Information?
3.1. Primary Business Purposes
We or our service providers on our behalf may use your personal information for a variety of business purposes including:
We may contract with advertising company service providers to collect information about online use and interactions with the Services, over time and across other websites and Services, for use in delivering tailored online display and banner advertising to your device(s) on other websites and online services. To serve this advertising, these companies place, use, or rely on the technologies described above, including cookies, clear gifs, device identifiers, and similar technologies to obtain information about interactions with us through our Services and interactions with other online services. These companies use the information they collect to serve ads to your device(s) that are targeted to your interests.
We may also work with third-party platforms, directly or through our service providers, to serve ads to you as part of a customized campaign on these platforms. As part of these ad campaigns, information about you, such as your email address and phone number, is converted into a unique value that can be matched with a user account on these platforms to allow us to learn about your interests and to serve you advertising that is customized to your interests. Note that the third-party platforms may offer you choices about whether you see these types of customized ads.
For information about opt-out programs that these advertising companies participate in and to opt out of the use of website browsing data for interest-based advertising by companies that participate in these programs, click the following: NAI Opt Out or DAA Opt Out. To opt out of the use of data collected from the mobile applications on your device to serve ads that are targeted to your interests, consult the settings on your device. You can also click the preference icon that may appear on some of our advertising served through use of these technologies.
We may also use analytics providers, such as Google Analytics, to measure traffic and usage trends and to help us better understand your use of, and interaction with, our Services. For more information on how Google uses data when you use our Sites, click here.
3.3. Text Messaging Services
When you sign up for one of our text messaging programs, you are expressly consenting to receive text messages on your cell phone or other mobile device about our products, Services, and/or programs which may be sent by automated means. Text messages will only be sent to the mobile phone number used to opt into the applicable text message program. Some programs may send you up to the specified number of messages per month, dependent on the program, and each program in which you enroll will increase the total number of messages you receive each month. Details on how many messages you should expect to receive are provided at the time of enrollment. In some instances, you may have the opportunity to reply to a message, which may result in additional response messages. Your consent to enrollment in any text message program is not a condition of purchase. For information about a text message program you may text HELP to the applicable short code.
Message and data rates may apply. This means that your carrier may charge you for each message we send to you or that you send to us. It is your responsibility to know whether your carrier will charge you a per-message fee. We do not charge a fee for our text message programs and assume no responsibility for charges by your carrier you may incur when you sign up to receive text messages from us.
You may opt out of a text message program at any time by texting the word STOP to the applicable short code from an enrolled device. You will receive a final confirmation message that will confirm that you will no longer receive text messages from the applicable text message program unless you opt back into such program. Different instructions may apply to health care text messages related to our pharmacy Services.
4. What Choices Do You Have Over How Your Information Is Used?
We give you choices about the information we collect and how we communicate with you.
5. What Personal Information Do We Share And For What Purpose?
We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties or disclose to them the personal information we collect for their own direct marketing or other purposes. While we do not sell or rent your personal information, we disclose personal information for business purposes as described below:
6. How Do We Protect Personal Information?
We use various physical, electronic, and procedural measures designed to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, or misuse. We use strong encryption when transmitting your sensitive personal information. However, because no data security systems are completely secure, we do not warrant that any personal information that you provide to us will be secure or safe from unauthorized access. If you provide any personal information to us, you do so at your own risk.
7. Where Is Personal Information Stored And Processed?
We are based in the United States. When we obtain information about you, we may transfer, process, and store such information in the United States and other countries. By using our websites and mobile applications, you consent to the transfer to, and to the processing and storage of your information in, countries outside of your country of residence, which may have different data protection laws than those in the country in which you reside.
8. Will There Be Changes To This Policy?
9. How To Contact Us
Mailing Address:The Blue Cart .
Attn: The Blue Cart Support
2400 Barranca Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92606
Supplemental Privacy Statement For California Consumers
Collection And Use Of Personal Information
1. Collected the following categories of personal information about you:
2. Collected personal information about you from the following categories of sources:
3. Collected personal information for one or more of the following business or commercial purposes:
Sharing Personal Information
We may disclose your personal information to a service provider for a business purpose. In the preceding 12 months we have disclosed the following categories of personal information for a business purpose:
In the preceding twelve months we have not sold any personal information.
California Consumer Privacy Rights
California residents have the right to request that we disclose the categories of personal information collected; the categories of sources from which personal information is collected; the business or commercial purpose; the categories of third parties with which the businesses shares personal information, and the specific pieces of information we hold about you (subject to specified limitations).
Similarly, California residents can request that we delete certain pieces of their personal information. While California law also allows for California residents to opt out of the sale of their personal information, the Company does not “sell” personal information as those terms are defined by the California Consumer Privacy Act.
After you (or an agent which you authorize) submit a request to access or delete your personal information, we are required to “verify” your request to ensure that the request is not fraudulent. Thus, upon receiving your request we will take measures to verify that the request is legitimate. These verification efforts may require additional information from you which may include information you have provided us in the past. For instance, if you have previously provided your name to us, we may ask you for other information (e.g., last four digits of your credit card, email address, phone number) so that we can match the new information you provide with the information we have. We may also use other verification methods as the circumstances dictate. If through reasonable efforts we are unable to verify your request to a reasonable degree of certainty, we will notify you.
Note you can authorize an agent to exercise any of these California privacy rights on your behalf. Note that we will take additional measures to verify the legal authority of your agent.
California residents also have the right not to receive discriminatory treatment for the exercise of any of the privacy rights conferred by the California Consumer Privacy Act as described in this Section.
For further details on California residents’ privacy rights see Cal Civil Codes §§ 1798.80-83.