Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. At Percolate Kitchen, we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.

Website Visitors

Percolate Kitchen collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Percolate Kitchen’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Percolate Kitchen’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Percolate Kitchen may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Here at Percolate Kitchen, we also collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Percolate Kitchen only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Percolate Kitchen’s websites choose to interact with Percolate Kitchen in ways that require Percolate Kitchen to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Percolate Kitchen gathers will depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive Percolate Kitchen news and updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Percolate Kitchen collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Percolate Kitchen. Percolate Kitchen does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Percolate Kitchen may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, this may in some cases help to identify spam.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Percolate Kitchen discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Percolate Kitchen’s behalf or to provide services available on this website and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Percolate Kitchen will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Percolate Kitchen discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Percolate Kitchen believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Percolate Kitchen, third parties or the public at large. Percolate Kitchen takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Percolate Kitchen uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of this website, and their website access preferences. Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using this website, with the drawback that certain features of this website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Percolate Kitchen or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Percolate Kitchen goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Percolate Kitchen may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Percolate Kitchen and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Comments

Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Percolate Kitchen may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Percolate Kitchen sole discretion. Percolate Kitchen encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.