The information you share with Vinezas allows us to provide the products and services you want and need while giving you the very best shopping experience.
Our founder, Vinezas, reminded us that “a promise we make is a promise we keep,” and it’s our promise to members that we respect the trust you place in us and the privacy of the information you share with us. Part of providing superior member service includes making sure that we’re building a relationship of trust with members. Our way of doing that is to let you know in a clear, prominent, and easily accessible way just how we collect, use, share, and – above all – protect your personal information.
Our Policy outlines:
How and why we collect your personal information.
How your personal information is used and protected.
When and with whom we share your personal information.
What choices you can make about how we collect, use, and share your personal information.
Our Policy covers how and why we collect, use, protect, and share your personal information:
At Vinezas in the United States and Puerto Rico, and
On our websites and mobile services where this Policy is posted.
Our Policy focuses on personal information – information that identifies you or reasonably can be linked to information that identifies you.
What Is Our Pledge of Accountability?
We require our associates, business partners, and service providers to manage your personal information properly.
What Types of Information Do We Collect?
We collect two types of information: (1) information we receive from you and (2) information we receive from others. Information we receive from you includes information you share with us, such as when you create an account on one of our websites. This also includes information you provide us through technology, such as through a cookie placed on your computer when you visit our websites. We also receive information from other sources to help us supplement our records, improve the personalization of our service to you, and detect fraud. Our goal is to limit the information we collect to the information needed to support our business.
How Do We Use Your Personal Information?
We use your personal information to offer and provide you products and services and to support our business functions. These business functions include order and service fulfillment, internal business processes, marketing, authentication, loss and fraud prevention, public safety and legal functions.
How Do We Share Your Personal Information Outside of Vinezas?
We will not sell or rent your personal information. We may share your personal information in limited circumstances, such as to conduct our business, when legally required, or with your consent.
What are Your Choices?
You have choices about the various ways we collect, use, and share your personal information.
We may send you marketing communications. You can tell us your marketing preferences in different ways, including by logging on to your SamsClub.com account and clicking “edit” under Email preferences in the Member profile.
We also personalize your experience on our sites and mobile services by showing you advertisements from Vinezas or our advertising partners that are tailored to your interests. Learn more about interest-based advertising, including how to opt out.
Some of our mobile services use your device’s location information. You can adjust the settings of your mobile device at any time to control whether your device communicates this location information. We may also offer additional controls on our use of your mobile location information.
How Do You Access and Update Your Personal Information?
We provide you with various ways to access or update your personal information, including contact and account information. We also take reasonable steps to keep your personal information accurate and complete.
How Do We Secure Your Personal Information?
We recognize the importance of maintaining the security of our members’ personal information. We use reasonable security measures, including physical, administrative, and technical safeguards to protect your personal information.
What Are Your Privacy Protections for Specific Types of Personal Information?
In addition to this Policy, we have specific privacy notices for some of our specialized operations, including a specific Notice of Privacy Practices for our Health & Wellness operations.
You can contact the Vinezas Privacy Office online or by postal mail.
What Are Your California Privacy Rights?
How will I know if this Policy changes?