PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit PLC Source DBA The Automation Source, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse PLC Source DBA The Automation Source, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to PLC Source DBA The Automation Source, and information about how you interact with PLC Source DBA The Automation Source. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
– “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
– “Log files” track actions occurring on PLC Source DBA The Automation Source, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
– “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse PLC Source DBA The Automation Source.
Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through PLC Source DBA The Automation Source, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers and PayPal addresses), email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”
HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through PLC Source DBA The Automation Source (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
Communicate with you; Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
when in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with PLC Source DBA The Automation Source, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).