Proto Labs takes privacy matters seriously. Therefore, we are providing this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. By submitting information to us and/or by using our Website, you give your consent that all information that you submit may be processed by Proto Labs as described below.
WHAT TYPE OF INFORMATION DOES PROTO LABS COLLECT?
Information You Provide
At various places on the Website, we may request personally identifiable information ("PII") such as your name, phone number, email, billing address, credit card number, shipping address and other information. You may choose to provide PII in order to obtain a quote, request a product or service, or register on the Website. You can always choose not to provide such information, but unless such information is provided, you may not be able to use a particular feature on the Website.
Information Sent to Us by Your Web Browser
The Website may automatically track certain automatic anonymous information ("AAI") from you, such as the URL of the website you visited prior to accessing the Website, what browser you are using, your IP address, or other information. Such information does not by itself identify you personally. However, if you have registered or made a purchase on the Website, it may be possible for us to link the information provided by your browser to information that identifies you personally.
Analytics — These cookies help us count visits to our site and understand how it is being used, including which areas are visited and how people arrive at our site.
Identity — This cookie helps us recognize you, distinguishing you from other visitors. We do not store personally identifiable information in the cookie; just a unique number.
Locale — This cookie helps us remember your language preferences.
Session Data — This cookie enables our software to keep track of your information when you move from one page to another in our site, for example when you upload a CAD model or submit an order. Without this cookie, most of the advanced features of our website will not work correctly.
OUR USE AND DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We use information that we collect from you to fulfil orders that you place through the Website, to customise your experience on the Website, to improve our products and services, for marketing, and to develop other features of the Website and as we may disclose from time to time in privacy notices or “click through” agreements relating to certain sections of our Website or special offerings or promotions.
If you provide us with your email address as part of a transaction or promotion through our Website, or if you opt-in to receive communications from Proto Labs, we may periodically send you information about products and promotions and invite you to participate in surveys or to provide feedback. From time to time, we may also send you information on products or services of third parties we believe would be of interest to you. In addition, we may contact you regarding a quote you have requested or an order you have placed, or to respond to your request for assistance. If you enter a promotion through our Website, we may ask you for certain PII such as your name, address and/or email address in order to administer the promotion and send you emails related to the promotion. Entering such promotions and providing the required PII is solely your choice.
Proto Labs may share your PII: (i) with Proto Labs' affiliates or subsidiaries, (ii) if Proto Labs is required by law to do so in connection with inquiries or investigations into potentially illegal activities, (iii) in the event of a transfer of ownership of Proto Labs, merger or other similar transaction, or (iv) as disclosed in any privacy notice or “click through” agreement pertaining to certain sections of the Website or special offerings or promotions. In addition, we may share your email address with trusted third parties for sharing information with you about products or services we believe may be of interest to you.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
Proto Labs, Ltd is fully compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
We have installed encryption software conforming to the PCI DSS in a separate, secure network to safeguard all of the commerce related (i.e. credit card and billing address) information you send to us. We actively work to keep the information secure and have an outside agency that regularly audits our system. Regular maintenance of a vulnerability management program ensures we enforce strong access control measures. We monitor and test our networks and maintain an Information Security Policy. Restricted access to cardholder data is set at a strictly business need-to-know basis “and all information” is disposed of sufficiently upon authorisation from the acquiring bank.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. If your password is compromised, notify Customer Service at once at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at +44 (0) 1952 683047 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. GMT.
ACCESSING AND UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION
You may update your information at any time or request that your information be removed from our lists by sending an email to email@example.com.