ImplementLean.com is a website wholly owned by ELSE Inc. herein after all references to ELSE Inc., apply both to this website and the company which owns it.
ELSE Inc. believes that privacy is crucial for the ongoing success of commerce. As an Internet merchant we are required to have a stringent policy regarding all of the information that we collect. Your use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these policies, please cease using this site immediately.
These terms were last revised on April 21, 2014. ELSE Inc. reserves the right to amend these policies from time to time. If such amendments affect how ELSE Inc. uses or discloses personal information already held by us in a material and adverse way over and above previous express or implied consent, ELSE Inc. will contact you to obtain consent. Notwithstanding the terms of this policy, the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information may be made outside of the terms herein to the extent provided for in the Canadian Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, and other relevant Canadian and Ontario legislation in effect from time to time. These exemptions include, without limitation, publicly available information, or information disclosed for criminal or civil investigations or compliance with law or court orders.
ELSE takes reasonable precautions to ensure your privacy on the terms contained in this policy. ELSE Inc. uses reasonable efforts to, but cannot totally prevent, unintended disclosures by such means as hackers and other unauthorized individuals, and inadvertent or illicit employee actions.
Customer or Member (here after referred to as Users) provided Information:
Our electronic purchase service requires that Users provide contact information (including without limitation: name, address, city, state or province, postal code, country, telephone and email), and financial information is handled by our Payment Processer Internet Secure (we do not retain any such information via Online Sales), and ordering information. This information is collected and used to process the transaction and for internal accounting and other procedures. Following a transaction, we may contact Users by phone or email for security or marketing purposes, however any User may opt out of marketing contact by either unsubscribing from email or by asking to be remove from a phone list. ELSE Inc. Does not sell or share with other organizations our User’s contact or personal information.
Information Automatically Collected:
Our Web site keeps track of usage data, such as the source address that a page request is coming from, your IP address or domain name, the date and time of the page request, the referring Web site (if any) and other parameters in the URL. The IP addresses we collect on our electronic purchase service are linked to personally identifiable information. This is collected in order to combat fraud during the purchase process. We also use this data to better understand Web site usage in the aggregate so that we know what areas of our Web site users prefer. Automatically collected information is also used for the same purposes as cardholder supplied and merchant supplied information.
Sharing of Information:
Certain information submitted, through the electronic purchase service maybe shared with other businesses in order to enable the delivery of products to the User. An example of this would be the purchase of a product that contains as part of it, a copyrighted licensed from a third party. In such case no more information than would be needed to be shared will be provided to the third party.
Contact Us / Email Inquiries:
No information sent to ELSE Inc. via email or the website inquiry form is used for any other reason than to respond to and maintain a record of the inquiry. This information is not sent to third parties or retained for mailing list purposes.
ELSE Inc. Takes security of your personal information seriously it is for that reason that we have established our relationships with reputable partners. We do not feel that we could provide the same level of financial security they can provide in the online payment processing portion of the service for that reason we have chosen to use their Merchant Link service and they handle your financial information.
Third Party Dispute Resolution:
ELSE Inc. is committed to resolving disputes quickly and efficiently. In the event that a dispute cannot be settled through our normal internal processes, ELSE Inc. is committed to using an independent third party dispute resolution process.
This process can be initiated through by contacting our directors, only after our normal internal processes have been completed.
In the event the issue relates to private information, ELSE Inc. will not use or distribute any private information without express permission. All disputes in arbitration will be resolved under the laws of the province of Ontario or the country of Canada in the jurisdiction of Essex County.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.