Privacy Policy

Last Updated: July 16, 2015

The purpose of this policy

This Craves Application Privacy Policy explains how the Craves mobile application (the “Application”) collects, uses and shares any that data that you submit while using this Application or any data collected by this Application. This Application is owned and operated by 1801729 Alberta Ltd. (“Craves”). If you have questions about this Policy, please send an email to Craves at hello@craves.io.

Basically: This policy describes how we collect and use data related to your use of the application, including personal data.


Changes to this privacy policy

By using the Application you agree to the collection and use of information in the manner described in this Privacy Policy. Craves shall have the right at any time and without prior notice, at its sole discretion, to revise this Privacy Policy. If the Craves makes material changes to this Privacy Policy, the Craves will post a notification of such changes on the Application. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon notice. Any use of the Application after such notice shall constitute your agreement to such changes.

Basically: We can change this privacy policy whenever we want to. If you use the application after a change, you’ve accepted that change.


Collection and use of data

You may submit data to the Application when you register to download the Application or activate or use the Application. In addition, the Application will collect information regarding you use of the Application (the information so submitted or collected, including information that may identify you personally as the supplier of information or the user of the Application, shall be collectively referred to as the “App Data”). The App Data will include, for example, information about the date and time when you use the Application, the images or other information you submit to or through the Application and the products or services that you might review or purchase through the Application.

Basically: If you use the application, you will provide us with information, including personal information.


How we use data

In general, Craves shall use the App Data to operate and maintain the Application. In addition, Craves may use the App Data to improve the Application, make the Application more relevant to your use or promote goods or services that that are more consistent with your use of the Application or with the App Data.

Basically: We will use the information we collect, including your personal information, to operate the application and make the application even better.


Use of data by third parties

The Craves may make the App Data available to a third party that: (1) promotes or offers products or services that might be of interest to you; or (2) assist or provides services related to the operation and maintenance of the Application. Craves shall enter into an agreement with each such third party pursuant to which the third party shall agree to only use the App Data in regard to the operation or maintenance of the Application or the promotion of products or services on the Application.

Basically: We may provide information, including yours, to our technology, retail and advertising partners.


Identification of your mobile device and physical location

Your mobile phone or tablet (a “Mobile Device”) includes a unique electronic identifier that may identify your Mobile Device or may identify you as the owner/ user of the Mobile Device (the “Device ID”). Also, your Mobile Device may include technology that allows Craves to identify the approximate physical location from which you are using your Mobile Device (the “Device Location”). The Device ID and Device Location may be used by Craves to personalize the Application for your use by providing more relevant or location specific content, features, services or promotions. The wireless carrier that you use to connect your Mobile Device to the Application shall be able to collect your Device ID and Device Location; there use of such data is subject to their privacy not this Privacy Policy.

Basically: When you use our application we may know what type of phone or device you’re using and the general location of your phone/device.


No use by children

This Application should not be used by children under the age of 13.


Our commitment to data security

Access to your data is limited to authorized Craves staff or approved vendors and retailers. Although total security does not exist on wireless networks or devices, Craves shall make commercially reasonable efforts to safeguard the App Data.

Basically: We’ll take reasonable precautions to protect your data. We can’t make any other promises.


How to access or correct your information

Upon request to Craves, you can access, review and update any personally identifiable App Data collected and held by Craves pursuant to this Privacy Policy; such requests can be made through privacy@craves.com. To protect your privacy and security, the Craves may require a user ID and password to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

Basically: You can always ask us to show you the personal data of yours that we have collected.


Disclosure of information

Craves reserves the right to disclose the App Data, including your personally identifiable information, as required by law and when Craves believes that disclosure is necessary to protect Craves’ rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process. It is also possible that either of the companies that constitute Craves would sell their company or substantially all of their assets. In any transaction of this kind, customer information, including your App Data and personally identifiable information, may be among the assets that are transferred. If either of the companies that constitute Craves so transfers your App Data, you will be notified by a notice posted on the Application.

Basically: We may have to disclose your personal data in event of a lawsuit or legal investigation or if we sell the company or our assets.


Privacy and other applications

The Application (including the promotions or advertising on the Application) may contain links to other mobile or web applications. Craves is not responsible for the privacy practices of the companies that provide such applications, advertisements or promotions. We encourage you to be aware when you click on these links, promotions or advertisement you leave this Application, and to read the privacy statements of each party that provides such link, promotion or advertisement. This Privacy Policy only applies to the App Data submitted to or collected by the Application.

Basically: Our application may be linked to other applications, websites or links that are not operated by us. We’re not responsible for those applications, websites or links.