Last modified: August 18th, 2010
At Japan Trend Shop,
the products, services and websites offered by Japan Trend Shop,
or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies. In addition, where more detailed
information is needed to explain our privacy practices, we post supplementary
information in our article descriptions.
we collect and how we use it
You are not required to register for an account or provide any personal
information to us to browse through any Japan Trend Shop services. In order to provide our full range of services, we
may collect the following types of information:
* Information you provide When you sign up for a Japan Trend Shop service or promotion that requires registration, we ask you for personal information (such as your name, email address and an account password). For certain services, such as product orders, we also request credit card or other payment account information. We may combine the information you submit under your account with information from other Japan Trend Shop services or third parties in order to provide you with a better experience and to improve the quality of our services. For certain services, we may give you the opportunity to opt out of combining such information.
* Cookies When you visit Japan Trend Shop websites, we might send one or more cookies a small file containing a string of characters to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. Cookies might be important for some of our services.
* Google Analytics We use the third party service google analytics to provide us with information about visitors to our website.
Google analytics and Double Click for publishers will store a cookie on your computer in order to provide us with this information. We use the standard google analytics report plus the?Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting feature.
You can opt out of this reporting by google from this page:
* Log information When you access Japan Trend Shop sites, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
* User communications When you send email or other communications to Japan Trend Shop, we may retain those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our services.
Japan Trend Shop only
processes personal information for the purposes described in this Privacy
Policy and/or the supplementary privacy notices for specific services. In
addition to the above, such purposes include:
* Providing our services to users, including the display of customized content and advertising;
* Auditing, research and analysis in order to maintain, protect and improve our services;
* Ensuring the technical functioning of our network; and
* Developing new services.
Choices for personal information
When you sign up for a particular service that requires registration, we
ask you to provide personal information. If we use this information in a manner
different than the purpose for which it was collected, then we will ask for
your consent prior to such use.
If we propose to use personal information for any purposes other than
notices, we will offer you an effective way to opt out of the use of personal
information for those other purposes. We will not collect or use sensitive
information for purposes other than those described in this Privacy
Policy and/or in the supplementary service privacy notices, unless we have
obtained your prior consent.
Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset
your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.
However, some Japan Trend Shop features and services may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
You can decline to submit personal information to any of our services,
in which case Japan Trend Shop may not be able to provide those services to you.
Japan Trend Shop only shares
personal information with other companies or individuals outside of Japan Trend Shop in the following
* We have your consent. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
* We provide such information to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies or other trusted businesses or persons for the purpose of processing personal information on our behalf.
* We have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, (b) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of Japan Trend Shop, its users or the public as required or permitted by law.
If Japan Trend Shop becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all
of its assets, we will provide notice before personal information is
We may share with third parties certain pieces of aggregated,
non-personal information, such as the number of users who searched
for a particular term, for example, or how many users clicked on a particular
advertisement. Such information does not identify you individually.
Please contact us at the address below for any additional questions
about the management or use of personal data.
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized
access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These
include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing
practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard
against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data.
We restrict access to personal
information toJapan Trend Shop, employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to
operate, develop or improve our services.
Japan Trend Shop processes
personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in
notice. We review our data collection, storage and processing practices to
ensure that we only collect, store and process the personal information needed
to provide or improve our services. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the
personal information we process is accurate, complete, and current, but we
depend on our users to update or correct their personal information whenever
Accessing and updating personal information
When you use Japan Trend Shop services, we make good faith efforts to provide you with access to
your personal information and either to correct this data if it is inaccurate
or to delete such data at your request if it is not otherwise required to be
retained by law or for legitimate business purposes. We ask individual users to
identify themselves and the information requested to be accessed, corrected or
removed before processing such requests, and we may decline to process requests
that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate
technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical
(for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes), or
for which access is not otherwise required. In any case where we provide
information access and correction, we perform this service free of charge,
except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort. Some of our
services have different procedures to access, correct or delete users personal
Japan Trend Shop regularly
contacting us through this website.
When we receive formal written complaints, it is Japan Trend Shop,s policy to
contact the complaining user regarding his or her concerns. We will cooperate
with the appropriate regulatory authorities, including local data protection
authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of personal data
that cannot be resolved between Japan Trend Shop and an individual.
consent, and we expect most such changes will be minor. Regardless, we will
significant, we will provide a more prominent notice (including, for certain
If you have any additional questions or concerns about this Privacy
Policy, please feel free to contact us any time through this web site.