Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from [meraki studio domain name] (the "Site")

 

Personal information that's collected

Certain information is automatically collected when you visit the Site. Take, for instance, your web browser, IP address, time zone, and cookies that are installed on your device. Furthermore, information about the individual web pages or products that you view on our site, the search terms, or websites that referred you to our site is also collected. This information will be referred to in this document as "Device Information".

Device information is collected using the following technologies:

  • "Cookies": data files placed on your device which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. To learn more, or disable cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

  • "Log files": These track actions occurring on this website, and collect data including your IP address, browser, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps. 

 

  • "Web beacons", "Tags", and "pixels": These are electronic files that record information about how you browse the site. 

Furthermore, when a purchase is made on the site, certain information, including your name, billing address, shipping address, and payment information (this includes credit card numbers, email addresses, and phone numbers) are collected. This information will be referred to in this document as "Order Information".

The term "Personal Information" in this Privacy Policy includes both, "Device Information" and "Order Information".

 

How your personal information is used

Your order information is generally used to fulfill any orders placed through our Site. This includes processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/r order confirmations. Apart from this, we use this information to:

  • Communicate with you

  •  Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud

  •  When indicated by the preferences that you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products. 

This Device Information we collect is used to help us screen potential risk and fraud (For instance, with the help of your IP address), and to help improve and optimize our Site (For instance, via analytics about how customers interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our advertising).

 

Sharing your personal information

Your Personal Information is shared with third parties for the purposes mentioned above. For instance, we use Shopify to power our online store; read about how they use your Personal Information here: www.shopify.com/legal/privacy. In addition to that, we use Google Analytics to help us understand customer behavior on our website; read more about how they use your Personal Information here: www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. Click here if you wish to opt-out of Google Analytics. 

Lastly, in order to comply with applicable laws and regulations, search warrants, and other lawful requests, we may have to share your information.

 

Behavioral Advertising

As described previously, your Personal Information is used to provide you with targeted advertising or marketing communications that may be of interest to you. To understand more about targeted advertising, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiatives educational page

If you wish, you can opt-out of targeted advertising by going to the links below:

You can also opt-out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance's opt-out portal at optout.aboutads.info/.

 

Do Not Track

Please note that we do not alter our Site's data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

Data Retention

When an order is placed through our Site, we retain the order information for our records, unless and until you ask us to delete it.

Changes

Our Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time in order to reflect, for instance, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons. 

 

Minors

Our Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 13.

 

Contact us

If you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please email us at hello@merakiartstudio.ae