- PRIVACY STATEMENT
So that you can better protect your privacy, ChinaYP Industrial Network Inc. (“ChinaYP”) provides this Privacy Statement explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your personal information is collected and used. By using this website, you accept the practices that are described in this Privacy Statement, which is part of the Terms and Conditions governing the use of this website and the terms and conditions governing any other ChinaYP service you use. If, however, any area within or feature offered by this website or other ChinaYP website or service sets forth a separate or additional privacy statement, terms and conditions or other policy, then that separate privacy statement, terms and conditions or other policy shall apply in connection with that area, feature, website or service. If you do not agree with the practices explained in this Privacy Statement, do not complete the Sign-Up for ChinaYP form, create a ChinaYP profile, contact us using the “Send Inquiry To Us” form on this website or submit any personal information through this website or other ChinaYP service.
NOTE: Without signing up for ChinaYP, you cannot access certain features of this website.
- PERSONAL INFORMATION
At times, you may voluntarily give us or ChinaYP will ask you to provide personal information. For example, you will be prompted to supply us with personal information when signing up to use ChinaYP, accessing certain features of this website or other ChinaYP services or initiating communication through this website or other ChinaYP services. We will use your personal information to, among other things, help customize your site experience, enhance our services and facilitate communications with you or between you and the companies that are a part of ChinaYP’ database of companies and are listed on this website (“Suppliers”) and any other third parties that advertise on this website or provide services, features or information in connection with this website or to ChinaYP (“Providers”).
- SIGN UP / SUBSCRIBE
While you do not need to sign up / subscribe to use this website, you do need to sign up / subscribe for a ChinaYP account to access certain features of it. In those instances, you may be asked for personal information, including your Name, E-mail Address and Company Name, and you also will be required to choose a username and password that will be used to gain access on subsequent visits to ChinaYP. This information will constitute your user profile. While most of your user profile is used internally for site analysis and improvement and other business purposes, some of it is used in compiling reports (see “Reporting” below) for Suppliers, Providers and our affiliates, agents and contractors and in connection with other ChinaYP services. However, except as provided or permitted in this Privacy Statement, ChinaYP will not disclose, without your consent, or associate with your site usage, any of your personal contact information provided through your ChinaYP account. If you wish to delete your user profile, use the “Send Inquiry To Us” form and ask that your ChinaYP account be deleted.
- CONTROL OF YOUR PASSWORD
You are responsible for all actions taken with your ChinaYP username and password. Therefore, we do not recommend that you disclose your password to any third parties. If you choose to share your username and password with third parties, you are responsible for all actions taken with your ChinaYP account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose control over your information (including, but not limited to, information provided when signing up for a ChinaYP account or requesting quotes), data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, images, graphics, videos, messages, logos or other materials (collectively, “Content”), whether publicly posted on (including any forums or other public areas) or privately transmitted through (whether to us, other users, Suppliers or Providers) this website, and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately change your password.
- COMMUNICATING WITH SUPPLIERS AND PROVIDERS
When you use the communication features and software applications on this website to initiate contact with Suppliers or Providers, you may be asked to supply contact information required by these companies to respond to your request to contact you. Depending on how you wish the Supplier or Provider to respond to your request, you may be asked to provide certain personal information, including one or more of the following: Name, Telephone Number, Fax Number, Mailing Address and E-mail Address. We will only forward a Supplier or Provider the contact information you provide.
If you choose to call the phone number listed on this website for a Supplier, your phone contact information, including such information as your Phone Number and your Name and Location, may be collected and provided to the Supplier. Additionally, the call may be monitored or recorded if a recorded message or other notification is provided at the beginning of the call to this effect, and the recording made available to the Supplier. ChinaYP and its affiliates, agents, contractors or service providers may also monitor, store, review and access such information and call recordings and use them in connection with the provision of services to Suppliers or for business and marketing purposes.
Additionally, many Suppliers and Providers may make certain services, information and software applications, such as CAD Drawings or White Papers, available to the users of this website free of charge. Some of these Suppliers and Providers may require that you provide your contact and personal information in exchange for access to these services, information and applications. If you do not provide the required information, you will not be able to access these services, information and applications. Once information has been provided to a Supplier or Provider, it is out of the control of ChinaYP and subject to the policies of that Supplier or Provider.
- COMMUNICATION FROM ChinaYP
By signing up for a ChinaYP account and providing us with your e-mail address, you agree that ChinaYP may communicate with you via e-mail concerning the services and operations of ChinaYP and this website, including, but not limited to, confirmation, additions or deletions to services, notifications of product enhancements, notifications of service interruption and changes to this Privacy Statement, this website’s Terms and Conditions or other ChinaYP policies. By default, As part of the ChinaYP sign up process, and at any time thereafter, you will have the opportunity to opt in to receive other communications, including newsletters and announcements, from ChinaYP, its affiliates, Suppliers or Providers via e-mail by checking the appropriate boxes on the Sign Up/Update Form. Please Note: opting out from future communications from a company or entity will require that your e-mail address be given to that company or entity so that it may be added to the company’s or entity’s “do not mail” list.
- COMMUNICATIONS FROM OTHER USER
You agree that other users may use your Content posted on this website or other ChinaYP services (whether on forums or other public areas) or obtained through a related communication or transaction to communicate with you in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
- THIRD PARTY SERVICES
This website may offer services from or in conjunction with other websites, Suppliers or Providers that we feel provide valuable services to our users. Some of these services require registration. As a time saving tool, to save our users unnecessary data entry and to enhance the services offered, we offer to pass certain of your information, including your user profile, to these other websites, Suppliers and Providers. In addition, your use of any software applications, purchasing tools or other services labeled on this website as “Powered by” an entity other than ChinaYP will constitute your consent to our sharing of information about you, including your personal information and user profile, with that entity. Once information has been shared with a particular website, Supplier or Provider, it is out of the control of ChinaYP and subject to the policies of that website, Supplier or Provider.
- OTHER INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Additionally, ChinaYP may keep track of technical information about your computer or mobile device, such as the browser type and version, browser plug-in types and versions and operating system of your computer; the Internet Service Provider (ISP) or other provider you use to access this website, links on this website and certain of our services; and your internet protocol (IP) address, location and time zone setting. To help us understand the use of this website by users, improve your site experience and aid us in marketing and managing this website and our services, we may also collect information as to how you were directed to this website and our services, how you navigate around them, what products or suppliers you browse, which external websites or links you access from this website and details regarding the Suppliers or Providers you contact through this website. This information may be used, among other things, in the reporting, marketing and analysis of this website and its services and features and may be shared with our affiliates, Suppliers, Providers and/or their and our respective agents and contractors.
- REPORTING OF INFORMATION
ChinaYP is able to offer this website for free on the Internet as a direct result of the paid support of the Suppliers and Providers who provide information, applications and other services and advertise on this website. As a result, we provide these Suppliers and Providers with personal information as described above as well as aggregate information; we also provide them with reports of non-personally identifiable information collected on the usage of this website and various features, and information provided during the ChinaYP sign up process, which may include information such as your company name, job function, industry or city.
- OTHER WAYS WE MAY SHARE INFORMATION
It is possible that ChinaYP, part of its business or one of its affiliates could merge with, acquire or be acquired by another business entity and your personal information could be among the assets transferred. If this occurs, you will be notified of the change by e-mail, notice on this website or one of our other services.
We reserve the right to share personal information about you with our affiliates in the course of our business operations. We also reserve the right to share personal information about you when we believe this to be appropriate to comply with the law or in cooperation with legal authorities, to enforce the Terms and Conditions governing use of this website and the terms and conditions governing the use of our other services, or to protect the rights, property, safety or other interests of ChinaYP, its affiliates or its customers.
We may share non-personal, non-individually identifiable information about our users with the group of people with whom we share personal information, as well as with other third parties such as agents, contractors, consultants, advertisers and marketing firms.
- CONTACTING ChinaYP
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement or wish to change or update any of your information, please contact us via e-mail, Thank you very much!