Shoe Connection has the
provide total privacy and security to all of our customers. Shoe
Connection has put in place policies and systems to protect customers during
information gathering practices and transactions.
What personal information do you collect?
When you become a Shoe
Connection customer or sign up to our online emails you will be required to
give us information about yourself, such as your name, address, email address
and telephone numbers. If you don’t give this information, we may not be able
to provide the best service. When you visit our website we may collect
additional information, such as the address of your Internet Service Provider,
the name of the web page directing you, and your clicks and activity on our
Use of your information
Shoe Connection, and parent
company Shoe Co Ltd, does not sell or rent your personal information to any
third parties. We will only release account and other personal information if
we believe release is appropriate to comply with law or protect the safety of
It is the policy of Shoe Connection to send our members emails throughout the purchasing process and anything we deem of interest to our customers. You will also receive promotional offers via email if you have signed up to our mailing list in store or online. If you want to be removed from our mailing list, click the ‘unsubscribe from this list’ button at the bottom of our emails or simply email us with ‘unsubscribe’ in the subject header. From time to time we may send you text alerts for exclusive promotional offers if you have supplied us with your mobile number. If you want to be removed from these text alerts you can opt out via return text.
Shoe Connection website uses a
technology called cookies. Cookies are pieces of data our website uses to
provide you with the best shopping experience. Shoe Connection mostly uses
'session' cookies, which are removed from your computer 20 minutes after you
leave shoeconnection.co.nz. You can configure your web browser to not accept
cookies, although you may experience a loss of functionality as a result.
Cookies are used on most major websites.
Other information we collect
Shoe Connection collect and use
additional information to carry out internal research on our users'
demographics, interests, and behaviour. This information may include the URL
that you just came from (whether this URL is on our site or not), which URL you
next go to (whether this URL is on our site or not), what browser you are
using, and your IP address.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to
other sites that are not under our control. These websites have their own
privacy policies, and we encourage you to review them. We have no
responsibility for linked websites, and provide them solely for your
information and convenience.
Updates to our policies
Every now and then Shoe
Connection may make changes to our policies or alter the functionality of our
website. We always post an updated version on our website. We encourage you to
review this page every once in awhile for the latest information on privacy
practices at Shoe Connection.
Safeguarding personal information
We believe it is of utmost important to protect any
information you, the customer give to us. All personal information is protected
and sensitive data such as passwords are encrypted. All data relating to you,
the customer has limited access and is transmitted over secure TLS/SSL
connections. We use multiple levels of firewall protection to ensure our
website and associated customers are secure from potential variable threats. We
ensure that emails sent from our mailing list are virus and bot free at all
times using built in filtering systems to ensure your safety and security.