What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website or blog?
When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, phone number or other details to help you with your experience.
We receive and store any information you enter on our Website or give us in any other way. This includes information that, either directly or indirectly, in combination with other information available, can be used to identify you as an individual or to contact you directly ("Personal Information")
If you connect to Furnace using credentials from a Third-Party Application (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn), you authorise us to collect your authentication information, such as your username and encrypted access credentials. We may also collect other information available on or through your third-party application account, including, for example, your name, profile picture, country, hometown, email address, date of birth, gender, friends' names, profile pictures, and networks.
We will never scan or import your contacts unless you explicitly allow us to. If you choose to do so, we will only use your contact information to help you find friends or contacts who also use Furnace.
In addition to the personal information you share with us, we receive and store certain types of information when you use Furnace. This information often includes, device-specific information such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number.
Broad, non-specific location, which we derive from your IP address. Device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral/sharing URL.
E-mail, SMS and In-App communications: We love to proactively reach out to our users to inform you about service updates, new products developed and manufactured and other such relevant information. To help us make these e-mails/SMS/In-App communications (push notifications or interstitials) more useful and interesting, we often receive and analyse information on how you interact with these communications.
When do we collectinformation?
We collect information from you when you register on our site or enter information on our site. This includes information you provide when you register to use the Website and enquire about our products, submit anything for publication on our Website, participate in discussion boards or other social media functions on the Website, promotion or survey and when you report a problem with the Website.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make an enquire, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
To improve our website in order to better serve you.
To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
For registration and to manage your account, including to allow your access to and use of our site;
To communicate with you in general, including to provide information about Furnace and its product specifications;
To enable us to publish your reviews, forum posts, and other content on the Website;
To facilitate the enquiry posted by the user;
To respond to your questions and comments and provide feedback;
To measure interest in and improve our products, services, and Website;
To notify you about special offers and products or services available from us or our partners that may be of interest to you in accordance with your marketing preferences;
To otherwise customize your experience with Furnace;
To solicit information from you, including through surveys;
To resolve disputes or troubleshoot problems;
To prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities;
As otherwise described to you at the point of collection.
Furnace may share your information with the following entities:
Third-party vendors who provide services or functions on our behalf, including business analytics, customer service, marketing, public relations, distribution of surveys and fraud prevention. We may also authorize third-party vendors to collect information on our behalf, including, for example, as necessary to operate features of our Website or to facilitate the delivery of online advertising tailored to your interests. Third-party vendors have access to and may collect information only as needed to perform their functions and are not permitted to share or use the information for any other purpose.
Business partners with whom we may offer products or services in conjunction. You can tell when a third party is involved in a product or service you have requested because their name will appear either with ours or separately. If you choose to access these optional services, we may share information about you, including your personal information, with those partners. Please note that we do not control the privacy practices of these third-party businesspartners
Affiliated Websites. If you were referred to Furnace from another website, we may share your registration information, such as your name, email address, mailing address, telephone number and other preferences, about you with that referring website. We have not placed limitations on the referring websites' use of personal information, and we encourage you to review the privacy policies of any website that referred you to Furnace.
We also may share your information if we believe, in our sole discretion, that such disclosure is necessary.
to comply with legitimate and enforceable subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; to establish or exercise our legal rights; to defend against legal claims; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases we reserve the right to raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us;
in connection with a corporate transaction, such as a divestiture, merger, consolidation, or asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy
How do we protect your information
We have implemented and maintained appropriate physical, administrative, technical, and organizational measures to protect the personal information you provide us against unauthorized or unlawful access, use of disclosure, and against accidental loss, damage, alteration or destruction. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology
We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information and we employ firewalls and intrusion detection systems to help prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to your information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
Do we use 'cookies'?
Understand and save user's preferences for future visits.
To help us customize the content, experience, and advertisements provided to you on our Website and on other websites across the Internet. For example, when you access a web page, a cookie is automatically set by us, our service providers, or our partners to recognize your browser as you navigate on the Internet and to present you with information and advertising based on your apparent interests.
To help measure and research the effectiveness of features and offerings, advertisements, and email communications (by determining which emails you open and act upon).
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If users disable cookies in their browser:
If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled. Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
Many of the advertisements you see on the Furnace site are served by Furnace or its service providers. But we also allow third parties to collect information about your online activities through cookies and other technologies. These third parties include (1) business partners, who collect information when you view or interact with one of their advertisements on our sites, and (2) advertising networks, who collect information about your interests when you view or interact with one of the advertisements they place on many different websites on the Internet. The information gathered by these third parties is used to make predictions about your characteristics, interests or preferences and to display advertisements on our sites and across the Internet tailored to your interests.
We have implemented the following:
Demographics and Interests Reporting:
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It's also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking.
Retention and Deletion of Data:
We shall destroy all the data collected from you, except the records and the data pertaining to the transactions undertaken using our Services or the Website/s & Application/s. Please note that under the applicable laws, we are required to maintain record of these transactions with us including personal data such as your name, contact details, your number, transaction history etc. Other than the information specified above, we will delete all Personal Information that we hold about you. We will not retain your online banking login PIN, TAN and/or password, credit card information.
Please note that we will not require you to disclose your personal or security detail vide email or other communication. If you receive any email/ phone call/ SMS or other communication requesting you to share Your personal/security/financial information, please do not respond to such requests and delete such requests immediately. Please forward such requests to firstname.lastname@example.org for notifying us of the same prior to deletion of such requests.
"Phishing" is an attempt to steal personal details and financial account details from a website user. Such “Phishers” use fake emails to lead users to counterfeit websites where the user is tricked into entering their personal details such as credit card numbers, passwords, PIN etc. Please abstain from providing your details on such websites and immediately report such requests to us at email@example.com . We shall not be held responsible for any loss, damage caused by responding to such emails and sharing information with third parties.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
For any queries, you may contact us using the information below:
El-21 TTC Industrial area, Mahape,
Navi mumbai – 40071