Privacy Policy

Welcome to our Privacy Policy. Your privacy is critically important to us. This policy applies only to activities www.instock.ae engages in on its website and does not apply to InStock's activities that are "offline" or unrelated to the website.

It is InStock’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to www.instock.ae (hereinafter, "us", "we", “InStock” and “Website”). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources. This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms and conditions posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

Website Visitors


Like most website operators, InStock 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. InStock’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how InStock’s visitors use its website or to fix bugs. From time to time, we may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

We also collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on the website or our blog posts. InStock only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.


Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information


Certain visitors to our Website choose to interact with InStock in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that InStock gathers depends on the nature of the interaction.

We collect information you provide directly to us. For example, we collect information when you create an account, subscribe, participate in any interactive features of our services, fill out a form, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us. The types of information we may collect include your name, email address, postal address, credit card information and other contact or identifying information you choose to provide.


How We Use Collected Information


Except as otherwise stated below, we do not sell, trade or rent your personally identifiable information collected on the site to others. The information collected by our site is used to process orders, to keep you informed about your order status, to notify you of products or special offers that may be of interest to you, and for statistical purposes for improving our site. We will disclose your Delivery information to third parties for order tracking purposes or process your check or money order, as appropriate, fill your order, improve the functionality of our site, perform statistical and data analyses deliver your order and deliver promotional emails to you from us. For example, we must release your mailing address information to the delivery service to deliver products that you ordered.

We also collect information to better understand your preferences and needs to be able to offer you the best possible service, for example such as the improving our website services and listed products, and customize the website according to your preferences, needs and interests.

All credit/debit cards’ details and personally identifiable information will NOT be stored, sold, shared, rented or leased to any third parties.


Security


We take appropriate and reasonable steps through various hardware and software methodologies to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee absolute security to information disclosed online.


Minors


InStock does not knowingly collect personal information from minors under the age of 18. Minors are not permitted to use the InStock’s website or services, and InStock requests that minors under the age of 18 not to submit any personal information to the website. Since information regarding minors under the age of 18 is not collected, InStock does not knowingly distribute personal information regarding minors under the age of 18.


Advertisements


Ads appearing on our website 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 InStock and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers


Links to External Sites


Our Service contains links to external sites that are not operated by us. For example, we use social buttons provided by services like Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Facebook. Your use of these third party services is entirely optional. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices of these third party services, and you are responsible for reading and understanding those third party services' privacy policies.

If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy and terms and conditions of every site you visit. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.


Google Adwords


The website uses Google adwords for remarketing services to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven't completed a task on our site. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on someone's past visits. Of course, any data collected will be used in accordance with our own privacy policy and Google's privacy policy.

You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.


Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information


We only use your personal information to provide you the InStock services or to communicate with you about the Website or the services. We employ industry standard techniques to protect against unauthorized access of data about you that we store, including personal information.

InStock 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 InStock’s behalf or to provide services available at InStock’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using InStock’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. InStock’s will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone.

Other than those described above, InStock discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when InStock believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of InStock, third parties or the public at large. Your personally identifiable information may be provided to a party if InStock files for bankruptcy, or there is a transfer of the assets or ownership of InStock in connection with proposed or consummated corporate reorganizations, such as mergers or acquisitions.

If you are a registered user of the Website and have supplied your email address, InStock may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with InStock and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum.

If you send us content for publishing, comments, feedback, or a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. InStock takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


Aggregated Statistics


We may use non-personal "aggregated data" to enhance the operation of our website, or analyze interest in the areas of our website. We may also allow third parties to provide analytics services. These third parties may use cookies, web beacons and other technologies to collect information about your use of the services and other websites, including your IP address, web browser, pages viewed, time spent on pages, links clicked and conversion information. However, InStock does not disclose your personally-identifying information.


Opt-Out and Communication Preferences


You may modify your communication preferences and/or opt-out from our communications subscription at any time. Please specify and adjust your preferences from your Account Settings


Cookies


To enrich your online experience, InStock uses "Cookies".

Cookies are small bits of data cached in a user’s browser, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. InStock uses cookies to help InStock identify if visitors accessed the website before, their usage of the website, and their website access preferences However, no other user information is gathered.

InStock visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using InStock’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of InStock’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies. By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to InStock's use of cookies.


Privacy Policy Changes


InStock may change its Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions from time to time, and in InStock’s sole discretion to meet certain standards and requirements. InStock 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. Any modifications will be effective on the day they are posted.


Contacts


If you wish to modify or update any information www.instock.ae has received, or if you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us or send us an email at [email protected]