Personal Information We Collect and Use
You can visit our Website without providing any personal information, subject to the collection of certain information set out below under “Cookies and Similar Tools”.
We collect personal information when you voluntarily provide it to us. For example, if choose to register for our email list or contact us through the Website, we will collect your name, email address, country of residence and other information that you may choose to provide.
We use this information to respond to your request, inquiry or comment, to send you email communications, for marketing purposes including for online targeted marketing, to meet our reasonable business requirements (for example, maintaining business records) and otherwise with your consent or as permitted or required by law.
You may unsubscribe from our email list at any time by using the unsubscribe feature included in our email communications or by contacting us as described below.
If you choose to apply to be an ABC supplier, we will collect the personal information included in our supplier profile form, including: busines name, email address, physical address and telephone; other information about your business, such as history, size, product offering, key customers, key sub-suppliers, registration/accreditation status and financial information. We use this information to assess each supplier’s ability to comply with our supplier requirements.
We may collect personal information to communicate with owners of our securities and to register ownership of and transactions dealing with our securities. The information we collect may include, without limitation, the name, residential address and other contact information, and the number of securities held by the individual.
Cookies and Similar Tools
When you visit the Website we automatically collect information about the computer or device that you use to access the Website, such as the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer or device to the Internet, operating system type, and web browser type and version. If you access the Website using a mobile device, we may also collect device ID, advertising ID, geo-location, or other similar mobile device data.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to display a warning before accepting a cookie, or to refuse all cookies if you prefer. You don’t need to have cookies turned on in order to use or navigate through many parts of our Website. However, refusing cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of our Website.
We use traffic log and analytics cookies to collect information about your actions on the Website such as the links you click on, the pages or content you view and for how long, and similar information about your interactions. This helps us analyze data about our website traffic and the effectiveness of our navigational structure in order to tailor our website to our user’s needs. We also use third-party service providers on the Website (eg. Monster Insights and Google Analytics).
Disclosure of Your Personal Information
We may disclose your personal information as necessary to meet legal, regulatory, industry self-regulatory, insurance, audit, and security requirements, and as otherwise with your consent or as permitted or required by law (including as required by applicable Canadian and foreign laws applicable us or our agents and service providers).
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We take reasonable steps using physical, technological and organizational security measures to protect personal information in our control from loss, theft and unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this Website may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail.
We use the information we collect, including data collected automatically through tools such as cookies, to create de-identified data that cannot be associated with, or used to identify, a client, user or customer. We may use, share and sell de-identified data with third parties for any lawful purpose, including to improve products or services, create new products or services and for research and marketing purposes.
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Last modified on: 2021