By providing information to us (by any means, whether in a store, in correspondence, via our Website or otherwise) you consent to our use of the information you provide in accordance with this Policy. If you do not agree with this Policy or our practices, please do not use our Services.
Notice at Collection
The following serves as our notice at collection (“Notice”) of personal information in accordance with applicable law. We collect personal information as detailed in this Notice and in this Policy.
We may “sell” or “share” personal information as those terms are defined under applicable law, and as indicated for each relevant category of personal information below. If you would like to opt out of the sale or sharing of your personal information, you may do so by clicking the Do Not Sell My Information link on the footer of the Website.
We keep personal information as long as reasonably necessary or relevant for the practices described in this Policy. We also keep personal information as otherwise required by law. What this means in practice will vary among different types of information and our ongoing business or legal needs for the information, for example in relation to tax, health and safety, and potential or actual disputes or investigations.
We collect the following categories of personal information, including within the prior 12 months:
What are the purposes for which we collect and use your personal information?
We may use the personal information that we collect for a variety of business purposes, including:
We may also use the personal information we collect for the following commercial purposes:
1. Sources of Information We Collect
When information identifies or is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with you or your household, we refer to it as “personal information.”
There are several ways we may obtain personal information about you, including through (A) information you provide to us directly; (B) information that we automatically collect; and (C) information we receive from third parties. This includes data that identifies you personally whether directly (i.e., your name) or indirectly (i.e., information associated with the device you use online). For further information on the personal information we collect, please refer to the Notice at Collection above.
A. Information You Provide
We collect personal information about you, as described in the Notice at Collection above, via the Services, including online, offline, at our retail locations and by telephone.
B. Information Automatically Collected
Whenever you visit our online Services, we and our third-party advertisers and service providers (see Section 2.B below for more detail), may use a variety of technologies such as cookies and similar technologies to automatically or passively collect certain information about your online activity.
We may link certain data elements we have collected through automated means, such as your browser information, with other information we have obtained about you for the purposes described in the Notice at Collection above, and to let us know, for example, whether you have opened an email we sent to you. While you can change your cookies settings in your browser, without cookies, you may not be able to use all of the features of our Website.
C. Information Collected From Third-Party Sources
We collect information about you from ad networks, data companies, data brokers, and other third-party sources with whom you may not have a direct relationship, and that help us provide ads and services that that target your interests. The information collected includes, for example, your demographic information, media consumption, previous purchases, shopping habits, loyalty program information, lifestyle preferences, or information to validate or update the information we collect from or about you.
D. Aggregate or Deidentified Information
We may aggregate or deidentify any personal information we collect. We may share the aggregated or deidentified information with our business partners and service providers, and we may use such information for our own purposes. We will maintain and use deidentified information in deidentified form, and will not attempt to re-identify that information.
2. Information We Disclose
A. Disclosure of Information by You
We offer many ways to find, enjoy, and share content, including by filling out surveys, reviewing and rating products or services, inquiring about or purchasing products or services, participation in online communities, “liking” or “sharing” our content to your social media accounts.
Any information you disclose on publicly-facing areas of our Services or on other third-party websites becomes public information. Please exercise caution when disclosing personal information in these public areas.
B. Disclosure of Information by Us
We have sold or shared the categories of personal information identified in the Notice at Collection above:
We disclose personal information:
In addition, we may aggregate or deidentify personal information and use or disclose the aggregated/deidentified information for marketing, analytics, and other purposes.
Finally, we may disclose personal information in connection with the sale, transfer, acquisition, merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, bankruptcy or other change or ownership or control by Signet or any affiliated company (in each case, whether in whole or in part). When one of these events occurs, we will use reasonable efforts to require the recipient to use personal information in a manner consistent with this Policy.
3. Interest-Based Advertising Choices
We may collect information about your use of the Services to provide you with advertising about products and services tailored to your individual interests. We also may obtain information for this purpose from third-party websites on which our ads are served. You may see our ads on other websites or apps because we use third-party ad networks to serve our ads.
The networks use this information to show you advertisements that may be tailored to your individual interests. The information our ad networks may collect on our behalf includes data about your visits to websites that serve our advertisements, such as the pages or advertisements you view and the actions you take on the websites. This data collection takes place both on our Website and other online Services, and on third-party websites that participate in these ad networks. This process also helps us track the effectiveness of our marketing efforts.
To learn more about interest-based advertising, and to opt out of the use of your information for such advertising by the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) participating companies, please visit http://optout.aboutads.info. To opt out from the use of information about your online activities for interest-based advertising by Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) member companies, please visit http://optout.networkadvertising.org.
To opt-out of the use of your mobile device ID for targeted advertising, please see http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices.
If you wish to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on, available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
You can also control how some information is collected through your browser or mobile device. You can adjust your browser settings to limit or block certain cookies, but this may prevent us from storing your preferences and may make some features of the Services inoperable. Refer to your browser’s help menu for further details. On your mobile device, you may also adjust your privacy and advertising settings to control whether you want to receive more relevant advertising. You may need to set these preferences on each browser or device you use.
4. Other Choices About the Use of Your Personal Information
Mailing Lists. You can unsubscribe from receiving our emails by following the "Unsubscribe" link provided in our emails. If you receive marketing communications from one or more brands or affiliates, you should opt-out individually from each of the affiliates from which you are receiving brand-specific marketing communications. Opting out of communications does not affect our communication with you via telephone or email regarding your orders or other sales or service transactions.
5. How We Protect Personal Information
We use technical, administrative, and procedural measures to help protect your personal information. However, no electronic data transmission or storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
6. Children’s Privacy
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. The Services are not directed to children and we do not knowingly collect any personal information from children. If a child under the age of 16 has provided us with personal information online, we ask that a parent or guardian please contact us, and we will take reasonable steps to delete personal information provided by the child. We do not knowingly collect or sell the information of anyone under 16 years of age.
7. Do Not Track Policy
Some browsers have a “do not track” feature that lets you tell websites that you do not want your online activities tracked. At this time, the Websites do not respond to web browser “do not track” requests or similar signals that users may employ.
Individuals can opt out of processing for profiling and targeted advertising purposes by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Signet will honor individuals’ opt-out preferences.
8. Links to Third Party Sites and Services
9. Retention of Personal Information
We keep personal information as long as reasonably necessary or relevant to achieve the purpose described in this Policy. We also keep personal information as otherwise required by law. What this means in practice will vary between different types of information, and when we consider our approach we take into account ongoing business or legal needs for the information, for example in relation to tax, health and safety, and potential or actual disputes or investigations.
10. Your State-Specific Privacy Rights
If you are a California, Colorado, Connecticut, Virginia, or Utah resident, you may take advantage of the following privacy rights:
Use and Disclosure of Sensitive Personal Information: To the extent that we collect, use, or share “sensitive personal information” as that term is defined under applicable law, we limit our use or disclosure of the sensitive personal information for permitted business purposes.
How to Submit a Request
To take advantage of your rights, please contact us by email at email@example.com, by phone at 1-800-311-5393 or use this link to submit your request. We may request certain information about your interactions with Signet to verify your identity before we can respond to your access, deletion, correction, or portability requests. Signet will confirm receipt of your request within 10 business days and will respond to your request within 45 calendar days, after proper verification, unless we need additional time, in which case we will let you know.
To take advantage of your right to opt out of the sale or sharing of personal information or to opt out of targeted advertising, please click on the Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information link on our Website footer or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will work to comply with your opt-out request within 15 business days. You may also use an authorized agent to submit a request to opt out on your behalf if you provide the authorized agent signed written permission to do so.
Nevada residents may use the email address above to submit a verified request to direct us to stop the sale of your covered information.
We value your privacy and will not discriminate in response to your exercise of your privacy rights.
You may authorize someone to make a privacy rights request on your behalf (an authorized agent). Authorized agents will need to demonstrate that you’ve authorized them to act on your behalf or must demonstrate they have power of attorney pursuant to applicable probate law. Signet retains the right to request confirmation directly from you confirming that the agent is authorized to make such a request, or to request additional information to confirm the agent’s identity. An authorized agent is prohibited from using a consumer’s personal information, or any information collected from or about the consumer, for any purpose other than to fulfill the consumer’s requests, for verification, or for fraud prevention.
11. Locations; Data Transfers
Signet is based in the United States. This Website and our other online Services are intended for use only by persons located in the United States. We make no claims that the Website, online Services or any of the contents thereof are accessible or appropriate outside of the United States. Access to the Website or online Services may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website or online Services from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative, at your sole risk, and you are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.
12. Modifications to this Policy
14. Notice of Financial Incentive
Signet brands offer Rewards Programs, which include Vault Rewards. If you choose to participate in a Rewards Program, we will provide certain benefits, such as discounts and rewards for your purchases. We will also ask you to provide personal information, such as your name, phone number, and email address, when you sign up for the Rewards Program. We use this information in connection with our provision of free or discounted products and services. As a result, our Rewards Programs may constitute a “financial incentive” under California law. The value we derive from collecting personal information through Rewards Programs is related to the value of benefits we provide Vault Rewards Program participants, minus the costs of administering the programs.
Click here to learn more about Vault Rewards and to enroll now. You can withdraw from a Rewards Programs at any time after you join. Please contact our Customer Care Team at 1-800-311-5393 or via Live Chat to withdraw.
15. How to Contact Us
Signet Jewelers - Privacy Rights
375 Ghent Road
Akron, OH 44333