The following discloses the information
gathering and use practices of the LamsonSharp web sites, including
treespirit.us, hospotsilicone.com, and foodservicecutlery.com. In general it is
the policy of Lamson & Goodnow Mfg Co to secure any information collected
and use it only to provide information and services directly related to Lamson
& Goodnow and its subsidiaries.
Our policy is not to collect information that can personally
identify you when you visit our web sites unless you choose to provide the
information to us or make a purchase from the web site.
A cookie is a simple text file stored by a web site on your
websites. They are used to distinguish you from other users of a web site.
Cookies that we set are known as "session cookies" and their purpose is to allow
our web site to recognize you on each page you visit to provide a consistent
experience. Cookies are required to be active for the e-commerce portion of the
web site to function correctly. The session cookies our site sets do not store
or contain any personal information or credit card information and cannot be
used by any other web site or company to identify you or your computer. The
session cookies are erased upon closing your browser.
Use of Information
We collect information to improve the functionality and
content of our web sites. We use the information gathered to adapt site content
to user needs and to generate statistical reports that help answer questions
about the usage and performance of the site or individual web pages. Web server
logs are retained only on a temporary basis and then deleted completely from our
systems. We do not associate or disclose site usage by individual IP addresses -
unless required by legally enforceable queries or for investigation of security
breaches. If you choose to share personal information with us, we will not sell
that information to commercial entities. Some information must be retained for a
designated period of time to comply with Federal or State records retention
policies and may be released if required by freedom of information or public
record laws. If you choose to provide your e-mail address or other personal
information to us, it will be used only by us and only to contact you for the
reasons noted on the original request. You have the opportunity to remove
yourself from the mailings at any time by following the instructions provided at
the time of sign-up.
On occasion we
may include links on our site to other web pages that we have no control over.
We are not responsible for the policies of those web sites.