Privacy Policy

It is Surplus Freight Furniture's (collectively, “Surplus”, “us”, “our” or “we”) policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to all of our websites including without limitation, https://www.surplusfreight.com/, and web pages operated by Web Cabin LLC (collectively, the “Website”).  We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting potential personally identifiable information and personally identifiable information (collectively, “Personal Information”) you may provide us through the Website.  We have adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain what Personal Information may be collected on our Website, how we use this Personal Information and under what circumstances we may disclose the Personal Information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to Personal Information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms of Use posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

Children under Thirteen

If you are a child under the age of 13, please do not use the Website and do not submit information to the Website. Surplus has not designed the Website for use by children and Surplus’s Personal Information practices described in this Privacy Policy are not designed for children.

Users Outside the United States

Surplus makes the Website available for consumers located exclusively in the United States. Please do not use the Website if you are located outside the United States, as the Website’s Personal Information practices and the terms of this Privacy Policy may or may not comply with the laws of such other jurisdictions.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Surplus collects non-personally identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Surplus's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Surplus's visitors use its Website.  From time to time, we may release non-personally identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its Website.

Surplus also collects potentially Personal Information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments.  Surplus only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses Personal Information as described below.

Gathering of Personal Information

Certain visitors to our Website choose to interact with us in ways that require Surplus to gather Personal Information.  The amount and type of Personal Information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction.  By way of example, you may provide Personal Information in the following circumstance:

  • Purchases of Merchandise: Name, address, phone or e-mail and credit card information that are necessary for purchase and delivery.
  • Customer Service Inquiries: Name and email are necessary to provide this service, in addition to any other Personal Information you provide in your email to us so that Surplus representatives can assist you.
  • Accessing your Personal Favorites: Your name and login information are used to enable you to save products of interest to you.
  • Email Notifications:You may request that information be sent via email to you or a friend. The email address you provide will be used to send the information to, and a confirmation email will be sent to your email address. If you request that an email be sent to a friend, you are responsible for obtaining the consent of your friend to our use of the friend’s email address for this purpose.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure.  While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to External Sites

Our Website may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us.  If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party's website.  We strongly advise you to review the privacy policy and terms of use of every website you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party websites, products or services.

Protection of Certain Personal Information

Surplus discloses potentially Personal Information and Personal Information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (a) need to know that information in order to process it on Surplus’s behalf or to provide services available at the Website and (b) have agreed not to disclose it to others.  Some of these employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of the United States or your home country.  By using the Website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.  We will not rent or sell potentially Personal Information and Personal Information to anyone.  Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Surplus discloses potentially Personal Information and Personal Information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Surplus believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Surplus, third parties or the public at large

If you are a registered user of the Website and have supplied your email address, we may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Surplus and our products.  We primarily use our Website to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum.  If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users.  Surplus takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially Personal Information and Personal Information.

Aggregated Statistics

Surplus may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its Website. Surplus may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Surplus does not disclose your Personal Information.

Cookies

To enrich and perfect your online experience, Surplus uses "Cookies", similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.  Surplus uses cookies to help us identify and track visitors, their usage of the Website and their access preferences.  Surplus visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Website, with the drawback that certain features of the Website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

By continuing to navigate our Website without changing your cookie settings, you acknowledge and agree to Surplus’s use of cookies.

E-commerce

Those who engage in transactions with Surplus by purchasing Surplus's services or products are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions.  In each case, Surplus collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Surplus.  We do not disclose Personal Information other than as described above. And visitors can always refuse to supply Personal Information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Website-related activities.

Business Transfers 

If Surplus, or substantially all of its assets, are acquired, or in the unlikely event that Surplus goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Surplus may continue to use your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Surplus may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Surplus's sole discretion.  We encourage visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy.  Your continued use of this Website after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Updating your Information

You can access, change, remove and modify the information you previously have provided to Surplus by logging into the Website and following the instructions to update or remove your information.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the privacy practices related to the Website, or your dealings on the Website, you can contact us at (718) 742-5555.

 

Last modified: December 1, 2019