What information do we collect?
Some Sosland sites require you to be a subscriber to access certain information. Included among the personal information we collect for subscriptions are your name, company, title, mailing address, phone, fax, email address, industry segment and number of plants. If you are purchasing a subscription, conference registration or product on any one of the Sosland sites, your credit card information will be required. If a user is submitting an online resume, Careersinfood.com will collect specific information about the user’s career interests to allow display of the resume in the desired categories. From time to time, we may conduct user surveys that collect visitor perceptions of the site and its functionality. These surveys may or may not require personal information.
Many of our web pages use "cookies." Cookies are a feature of Web browser software that allows Web servers to recognize the computer used to access a Web site. Cookies are files that are automatically placed in your computer to store your preferences. Once you register or sign up to post a resume or job, this information may be linked to the data stored in a cookie. Cookies help features such as logins work by recognizing you when you come to the site. Cookies should make your online experience easier.
How is the information used?
The information about our users is used to improve and target our editorial content to meet the functionality and information needs of our online users. Registration information is also used to fulfill users’ inquiries about products and services listed on the site without the need to re-enter data that would be helpful to the supplier in responding to the request. We use registration information to fulfill online newsletter subscriptions, to occasionally notify users of a new features or opportunities on the site or to contact users about their accounts with us.
We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. We have a firewall to prevent unauthorized access from third parties; all data and web servers are stored in secure facilities that can be accessed only by authorized personnel; and all credit card transactions occur in a secure, encrypted SSL environment.
Legally compelled disclosure
We may disclose information when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.
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How you can change your personal information
All Sosland sites offer users the opportunity to change their subscription information or password at any time online by using their subscriber label number to access their subscription account. Email newsletters offer an automatic "unsubscribe" email in each edition. To have a customer service representative remove you as a subscriber on any of the sites, please call Circulation at 816-756-1000.