Last updated February 2009.
MAX Pharma Canada
Inc ("MAX Pharma" & "MAX-Sourcing") is committed to protecting your privacy. This
privacy statement explains data collection and use practices of the MAX-Sourcing.com site (the “Site”). By accessing the Site, you are
consenting to the information collection and use practices described
in this privacy statement.
Collection of your
We will ask you
when we need information that personally identifies you
(personal information) or allows us to contact you to provide a
service or carry out a transaction that you have requested such
as receiving information about our products and services,
entering a contest, ordering e-mail newsletters, joining a
limited-access premium site or service, signing up for an event
or training, or when purchasing MAX Pharma products. The
personal information we collect may include your name, title,
company or organization name, work e-mail, work phone, work or
home address, information about your job function and
information about your company.
The Site may
also collect certain information about your visit, such as the
name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol
(IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and
time you access the Site; the pages that you access while at the
Site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you
linked directly to our site. This information is used to help
improve the site, analyze trends and administer the site.
Use of your Personal
information collected on this Site will be used to operate the
Site and to provide the service(s) or carry out the
transaction(s) you have requested or authorized.
In support of
these uses, MAX Pharma may use personal information to provide
you with more effective customer service, to improve the Site
and any related MAX Pharma products or services, and to make the
Site easier to use.
We may use your
personal information to provide you with important information
about the product or service that you are using, including
critical notifications. Additionally, with your permission, we
may send you information about other MAX Pharma products and
When you sign
up for a newsletter or agree to receive promotional e-mail, MAX
Pharma may use customized links or similar technologies to track
e-mail links that you click. We may associate that information
with your personal information in order to provide you more
focused e-mail communications or purchase information. You can
unsubscribe at any time which will stop within 48 hours the
delivery of that type of communication.
MAX Pharma can
hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf,
such as Web site hosting, packaging, mailing and delivering
prizes, answering customer questions about products and
services, and sending information about our products, special
offers, and other services. We will only provide those companies
the personal information they need to deliver the service. They
are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information
and are prohibited from using that information for any other
MAX Pharma may
disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in
the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a)
conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on MAX Pharma or the Site; (b) protect and defend the
rights or property of MAX Pharma; or (c) act in urgent
circumstances to protect the personal safety of MAX Pharma
employees or agents, users of MAX Pharma products or services,
or members of the public.
information collected on the Site may be stored and processed in
Canada or any other country in which MAX Pharma or its
affiliates, subsidiaries, service providers or agents maintain
facilities, and by using the Site, you consent to any such
transfer of information outside of your country.
Control of your
otherwise described in this statement, personal information you
provide on the Site will not be shared outside of MAX Pharma and
its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your
Please be aware
that this privacy statement and any choices you make on the Site
will not necessarily apply to personal information you may have
provided to MAX Pharma in the context of other, separately
operated, MAX Pharma products or services.
MAX-Sourcing.com may send out
periodic e-mails informing you of technical, safety or security
issues related to a product or service you requested, or
confirming you requested a product or service.
Security of your
MAX Pharma is
committed to protecting the security of your personal
information. We use a variety of security technologies and
procedures to help protect your personal information from
unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store
the personal information you provide on computer servers with
limited access. Additionally, when we transmit sensitive
personal information over the Internet, we protect it through
the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Children's Personal Information
MAX-Sourcing.com is intended to serve business and professional audiences and does not solicit visits by children
nor does it knowingly collect any personal information from
At times, we
registration process and to personalize the Site. A cookie is a
small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver
viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you,
and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued
the cookie to you.
One of the
primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature
to save you time. For example, if you personalize a web page, or
navigate within a site, a cookie helps the site to recall your
specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the
process of delivering relevant content, eases site navigation,
and so on. When you return to the Web site, the information you
previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the
site's features that you customized.
Web beacons, also known as clear
gif technology, or action tags, may be used to assist in
delivering the cookie on our site. This technology is a tool we
use to compile aggregated statistics about MAX-Sourcing.com Web
site usage, such as how many visitors clicked on key elements
(such as links or graphics) on a MAX-Sourcing.com Web page, blog
or a newsletter.
You have the ability to accept or
decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies,
but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline
cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may
not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this
or other Web sites you visit.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
MAX-Sourcing.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or
the content of any other web sites to which we offer links to.
Use of Web Beacons
MAX-Sourcing.com Web pages may contain electronic images known
as Web beacons - sometimes called single-pixel gifs - that allow
MAX-Sourcing.com to count users who have visited those pages .
MAX-Sourcing.com may include Web beacons in promotional e-mail
messages or newsletters in order to determine whether messages
have been opened and acted upon.
Some of these
Web beacons may be placed by third party service providers to
help determine the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns or
email communications. These Web beacons may be used by these
service providers to place a persistent cookie on your computer.
Doing this allows the service provider to recognize your
computer each time you visit certain pages or emails and compile
anonymous information in relation to those page views. MAX
Pharma prohibits Web beacons from being used to collect or
access your personal information.
Changes to this
occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will
also revise the "last updated" date at the top of the privacy
statement. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy
statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect
the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the
service constitutes your agreement to this privacy statement and
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