What Personally Identifiable Information of Yours is Collected
MAC Group recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected about visitors to the Benro-USA.com, BowensUSA.com, Ilford.com, InduroGear.com, KupoGrip.com, Limelite.us.com, MACgroupUS.com, MAC-On-Campus.com, MamiyaLeaf.com, Mefoto.com, PocketWizard.com, Sekonic.com, Tenba.com, ToyoView.com, and XritePhoto.com Web sites (the "Sites"). As a general policy, no personally identifiable information, such as your name, address or email address, is automatically collected from visitors to these Sites. Personally identifiable information about visitors to these Sites is collected only when knowingly and voluntarily submitted by you. However, we may automatically collect certain non-personal information to optimize our Web pages for your computer (e.g., the identity of your Internet browser, the type of operating system you use, and the domain name of your Internet service provider).
How the Information is Used
MAC Group uses the personal information you supply us to enhance our services, fulfill your requests, personalize your experience and provide you with special offers we think you will find valuable. We do not share or sell your information, including but not limited to e-mail address. We also use other information obtained from user site traffic patterns to better provide you with a personalized experience and special advertising offers and promotions.
MAC Group uses your personal information to, among other things, send you advertising from the brands we represent, occasionally send seminar notices for relevant partners we believe will be of interest to you, and contact users for feedback regarding MAC Group via email surveys.
MAC Group may also be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide Personally Identifiable Information to appropriate governmental authorities. If requested by law enforcement or judicial authorities, we will provide this information upon receipt of the appropriate documentation. MAC Group may also provide information to law enforcement to protect its property and the health and safety of individuals as permitted by statute.
With Whom the Information May Be Shared
MAC Group may make your personally identifiable information available to selected business partners of MAC Group. In the event all or substantially all of MAC Group's stock and/or assets are transferred or sold to another entity, MAC Group may transfer personally identifiable information to the acquiring entity. Also, MAC Group may have a need to disclose your information to persons providing services for MAC Group, such as ISPs.
Controlling the Use of Your Information
If you do not wish to receive future offers or information from us, you may opt out of such communications by using the automated link on all e-communications to remove yourself from our database. Please note that by using this automated link, you will typically be removed from our database within approximately 24 hours, though removal may require up to 10 business days.
If you would like to change or update your current data (e.g., your e-mail address) in our database, simply e-mail email@example.com and we will take quick action. Please allow 3-5 business days for us to remove you from our email lists.
If you are having problems removing yourself from our database via the automated link, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at +1 914-347-3300 and we will manually remove you from our database.
"We hate SPAM as much as you do. We believe in permission marketing and do not send email to those who do not wish to receive it. Your relationship with us is very important and we go out of our way to never break the trust you have in MAC Group. Thank you for being a member of our lists, and your interest in our brands. Our goal is to bring you quality information, news and offers about our brands and events." —Matt Hill
MAC Group uses one or more companies to place advertisements for our products and services and those of third parties on our Site and third-party sites. Cookies and other technologies such as Web beacons or tags are used to measure the effectiveness of our ads and to determine the display of content and advertising to you based on your interests both on our site , as well as on third-party sites where you may visit. To support this interest based advertising solution, we, and companies who we have contracted with, may use anonymous information about your visits to our and other Web sites. The information collected and used by this process is always anonymous, and does not enable any third-party to identify you individually.
Although it is our hope that you find the display of advertising to you based on your anonymous interests valuable, if you would prefer not to participate in the services offered through these solutions, you can always opt-out of this activity by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) website by visiting http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
Links to Other Web Sites
MAC Group does not control the information collection and distribution policies on Internet domains other than those internet domains that are under the control of MAC Group itself. When you are on the Site, you may be presented with links to other Web sites that are beyond our control. These other sites may independently collect data, solicit personal information, or send their own cookies to you. MAC Group is not responsible for any use of your information by such third party Web sites.
Use By Minors
This Web site does not publish any content intended for use by minors. Minors may not submit any personally identifiable information to this Site. If you are under 18 years of age, please do not submit any personal information to this Site.
How is the Information Protected
MAC Group has measures in place to protect the security of personally identifiable information, including password and physical security measures, and limitation of access to such information to authorized individuals. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed secure, and no network can be guaranteed completely inaccessible to unauthorized individuals. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you use this Site at your own risk.