Our privacy policy will help you understand the different types of information we collect when you use our website.    By using www.LeSouk.co (the site) or submitting any information to us, you agree to our privacy policy.  We may change or update this policy from time to time.  Any updated policy shall be effective immediately after it is posted.

Information We May Collect.

In order to use certain services on the site (e.g., purchase swatch samples, communicate with suppliers, store swatches in your virtual swatch book), you may be required to provide us with your personal information. Personal information includes any information that may be used to identify you, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, home, billing or other physical address or email address as well as any information associated with the foregoing. In addition to your contact information, we may collect information about your purchases, e.g., billing address, shipping address, gender, occupation, phone number or other contact information, and credit card information. Personal information does not include your IP address or other information associated with your computer or the computer you use to access our website (see below how we may use such non-personal information). We may combine the information you provide to us over time with information that is publicly available, collected through data collection devices, and information that we receive from our partners, affiliates and other third parties.

How We Use Information We Collect.

  • We may use the information we collect about you to:
  • Facilitate your swatch purchases and communication with suppliers, as well as provide other services you request,
  • Confirm and track your swatch purchases,
  • Respond to your inquiries and requests,
  • Compare and review your personal information for errors, omissions and accuracy,
  • Prevent and detect fraud or abuse,
  • Improve our Website, service, product offerings, marketing and promotional efforts, and overall customer experience,
  • Identify your product and service preferences,
  • Understand our customer demographics, preferences, interests, and behavior, and
  • Contact you (via email, postal mail, or telephone) regarding products and services (of Le Souk or our partners) that we believe may be of interest to you.

Sharing Information With Third Parties.

We will not share your information with any third parties for direct marketing purposes without your approval.

We want to respect your privacy. Le Souk will not sell or disclose your name, email address or other personal information to third parties without your explicit consent, except as specified in this policy.

Le Souk limits access to your personal information to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. As part of the buying and selling process,

Le Souk will share information between the two members involved in the transaction. Members may obtain another Le Souk member's email address, shipping address, payment information, and/or other information. As described in Le Souk's Terms of Use, you have a limited license to use this information only for Le Souk-related communications or for Le Souk-facilitated transactions. Le Souk has not granted you a license to use the information for unsolicited commercial messages. Without express consent from that person, you must not add any Le Souk member to your email or physical mailing list.

Le Souk may release your personal information to a third-party in order comply with a subpoena or other similar legal procedure, or when we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law; prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss; or investigate or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, or violations of Le Souk's Terms of Use.

We may disclose personally identifiable information to parties in compliance with our Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy, as we in our sole discretion believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity. In such events, Le Souk may disclose name, address, country, phone number, email address and company name.

Le Souk employs other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf, and we need to share your information with them to provide products and services to you. Examples include but are not limited to fulfilling orders, processing payments, handling billing disputes and collections, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance and providing customer service. Le Souk may partner with third-party services for fraud prevention and/or identity verification.

When you a load a page on Le Souk that has a social plug-in from a third-party site or service, such as a Like or Send button, you are also loading content from that third-party site. That site may request cookies directly from your browser. These interactions are subject to the privacy policy of the third-party site. We can only speak for ourselves; this policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that Le Souk does not own or control, or individuals that Le Souk does not employ or manage. If you provide your information to others on Le Souk or throughout the Internet, different rules may apply to the use or disclosure of the information you provide to them. Le Souk does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. Le Souk is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the Le Souk site. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.

Compliance with Law and Fraud Protection.

We may, and you authorize us to use and disclose any information, including personal information: (1) we deem necessary, in our sole discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; (2) in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person or as otherwise required by law; (3) to other companies and organizations for credit fraud protection and risk reduction; (4) to enforce any agreement we have with you; or (5) to protect our business from harm. If we receive a subpoena or an informal request seeking your identity or information about you, we are not required to give you notice, but we may do so in our discretion.

Business Transfer.

Your personal information may be disclosed as part of any merger, sale of company assets or acquisition, as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership, in which personal information would be transferred as one of the business assets of the this website or our company.

Feedback.

We value your comments, feedback, testimonials, etc., which help us improve our website, products, and services. By making such submissions to us, you assign your rights in the submissions to us

Other Uses of Your Information.

We may collect your IP address to, among other things, help diagnose problems with our server, administer and tune the operation of our website, analyze trends, track traffic patterns, gather demographic information for aggregate use, and track the date and duration of each session within our website. Your IP address may also be used in combination with your personal information to prevent fraud or abuse, customize your shopping experience, improve our website, customer service, products, and promotional efforts, and to understand your preferences, patterns and interests. We may also use cookies, web beacons or other similar technologies to serve ads, track usage on our website and other legitimate business reasons. We may retain third parties to help us use such information. You are always free to decline cookies if your browser permits; although, by declining the use of cookies you may not be able to use certain features on the Website.

Users Below the age 18.

We do not knowingly collect personal information from persons under the age of 18 If you are under 18 years of age, you may not use this website.

Security.

We use reasonable security measures to protect your Personal Information from unauthorized use and disclosure while in our control. We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption to protect certain personal information. However, no security measures are perfect, and we cannot guarantee that any information will be secure from unauthorized access or us.