Thank you for visiting Mercury. Your privacy is important to us. We have prepared this privacy statement to give you a better understanding of the collection of information on this site. This policy discloses how we collect, protect, use and share information gathered about you on our Web site. We hope this explanation of the services and technical functioning of this site make you more at ease while learning about us.
While visiting our site there are or may be opportunities for you to order products, express your opinion or request additional information. The information collected at these areas may include: name, address, email address, mailing address, telephone number, fax number, credit card information and information about your interests as related to the products offered by Mercury. Depending on what your purchase is, we may also need to collect other personal information. There are also areas on the site where you may submit another person’s name, email address, phone number and mailing address.
Mercury may also collect non-personally identifiable information when you visit our site such as the type of browser you are using (e.g. Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows or Mac) and the domain name of your Internet Service Provider (ISP). Collection of this information may not be readily apparent. For instance, when you come to our site your IP address is collected to enable our server to send online information you are requesting. This information is not personally identifiable. Mercury uses information collected through technology to make our site more interesting and useful to you as described below.
How We Use the Information
Mercury may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests for our products within our shopping area and to respond to your inquiries about our products. This information may be used to communicate with you- such as to fulfill a request by you for a catalog or information.
We sometimes use the non-personally identifiable information we collect to improve the design and content of our site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. Mercury may utilize this information to analyze site usage and marketing/advertising programs.
We may disclose personally identifiable information in response to legal process, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency’s request and we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information.
Mercury will not use or transfer personally identifiable information provided to us in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you with an opportunity to opt out of these unrelated uses.