At WestCoast Beach Store, we take the protection for your Personal Information (such as name; address; phone number; e-mail address; credit card number; gender; language preference; and merchandise category preferences) very seriously.
We collect Personal Information that you provide to us voluntarily and process it for the following purposes ("Purposes"):
To complete transactions with you and manage your membership of our customer loyalty scheme where applicable;
to direct market to you, with your implied or express consent;
to understand and analyze our sales, and your needs and preferences;
to develop, enhance, market and provide products and services to meet your needs;
to enable you to participate in promotions and contests;
to enable you to participate in customer research or focus groups;
to process exchanges or product returns;
to improve our online shop; and,
to respond to requests or complaints.
We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to protect your credit card information online.
Subject to your consent (express or implied) we may communicate with you through a variety of channels, including through our stores, our customer loyalty schemes, and through the internet, and through a variety of means such as post, email, phone, fax, or text message, subject to your preference. You may unsubscribe at any time by writing to us in the manner explained in our communications or by contacting us as set out in section at the bottom of this page.
Where we collect information through our website, as is the case with many other web sites, we automatically collect certain non-personal information regarding web site use that does not identify you. Examples include the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access the web site, the internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our web site, the operating system you are using, the sections of the website you visit, the website pages read and images viewed, and the content you download from our website.
We may use non-personal information to compile tracking information reports regarding site user demographics, site traffic patterns, and site purchases. None of the tracking information in the reports can or will be connected to the identities or other Personal Information of individual users.
In this way, your visit to our website will be logged; however, you will remain anonymous to us unless you specifically choose to share information with us. We use this information about the way in which our customers use our website to better understand which features are most popular and best meet the needs of our visitors.
Cookies - Beacons
You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may affect your use of our website and your ability to access certain features of the site or to engage in transactions.
Tracking tags/Beacons: Each web page in our website contains tracking pixels that allow us to follow your progress through the various pages within the website. This information is then aggregated (de-personalized) before being analyzed.
We will never knowingly collect or solicit Personal Information from individuals under the age of sixteen (16) without first obtaining verifiable parental consent. If you are under the age of 16 you should not provide information to us. If we become aware that a person under 16 has provided Personal Information to us without verifiable parental consent (as may be the case where the information is provided via one of our web sites), we will remove such Personal Information from our files.
77 Main Street West
Grand Bend, On
N0M 1T0 - Canada
You are reminded not to send via unencrypted means (such as email) sensitive information such as passwords, credit card information etc.