Privacy and Security
1. Information collected and use of information
The personal data provided to American Tourister are being processed in a database that is managed on our behalf by Omniserv Online Solutions. We will use your data to perform the requested transactions and for our own marketing purposes.
“Personal Data” means your name, title, addresses, telephone number, e-mail address and similar information.
This information will be collected when you subscribe to our newsletter or fill out certain fields, when you participate in a contest or when you place an online order. You also will have an opportunity to change these selections by clicking on an “unsubscribe” hyperlink contained in promotional emails we send you.
For the purpose of operating our business, third parties processors (e.g. credit card companies, shipping companies, customer service provides,
couriers) may process your data, however, only to the extent, this is necessary to conduct our e-commerce business. We do not sell, trade, share or transfer your personal data to any outside parties other than American Tourister entities and third-party processors without asking your explicit consent.
2. Correction or deletion of your information
It is always possible to request details of your Personal Data by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. These Personal Data can be modified or deleted through the same channel in case of legal grounds hereto. Moreover, you can always ask not to be contacted anymore for direct marketing purposes through the e-mail address mentioned before.
3. Security of your personal information.
American Tourister uses all reasonable efforts to protect your Personal Data. A payment with a credit card is being managed online through the facilities offered by a leading online Payment Service Provider, Paygate. Paygate, a PCI DSS compliant payment gateway. Standard “Secure Sockets Layer” (SSL) internet encryption technology provided by Network Solutions is being used to transfer other personal information to our database.
The servers will be housed in South Africa by a Hetzner, an internet hosting provider. These servers contain personal information, but will never contain any information with respect to payment or bank records. The servers are secured by multi-level firewalls and a standard security protocol.
4. Cookies and other technologies
The Site uses “cookies”.
Minors (under the age of 18) are not allowed to submit any Personal Data to us or to place orders and can thus only use the services of this Site in the presence of a parent or guardian and only with their permission. American Tourister will accept no liability for the use of this Site by children and minors and reserves all rights to refuse orders placed by children or minors.
6. Links to other sites
The Site may provide links to other websites. Please be aware that once you leave the Site and enter another website, you may be subject to different privacy practices and policies over which American Tourister has no control and for which we are not responsible.