We at The Krystal Company® (“TKC”), respect your concerns about privacy. This Privacy Notice applies to personal information we collect on the TKC website(s) on which we have posted this Privacy Notice (collectively, the “Site”).
This Privacy Notice describes the types of personal information we collect on the Site, how we may use the information, with whom we may share it and the choices available to you regarding our use of the information. We also describe the measures we take to safeguard the information and tell you how to contact us about our privacy practices.
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Information We Collect
We may obtain certain personal information (such as name and other contact details) through our Site. The types of personal information we may collect include:
If you use Site features operated by third-party social networking services (such as Facebook, Yelp, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter), we may receive information you have made available to those services, including the geographic location of your mobile device and other information about you (such as name, email address, gender, locale, time zone, languages, social media profile URL, personal website URL, biographical information, birthday, photo, list of devices, educational history, work history, hometown, interests, current city, political views, favorite athlete and teams, favorite foods and order history, relationship status and information, religion, household size and family members, name of significant other, and certain security settings information) and your contacts on those services. Some of these social networking services allow you to push content from our Site to your contacts or to pull information about your contacts so you can connect with them on our Site. Some of these services also will facilitate your registration for our Site or enhance or personalize your experience on our Site. You should make sure you understand the information your third-party social networking services may make available to our Site. We may use and disclose the personal information we receive on our Site through third-party social networking services as described in this Privacy Notice
We may use the information we obtain through the Site to:
In addition, when you visit our Site, we may collect certain information by automated means, such as cookies and web beacons and other automated means for purposes such as: (i) customizing our users’ visits to our Site, (ii) delivering content (including advertising) tailored to our users’ interests; and the manner in which our users browse our Site, and (iii) managing our business. The information we collect in this manner includes IP address, browser characteristics, device characteristics, operating system referring URLs, information on actions taken on our site, and dates and times of website visits. A “cookie” is a text file that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser. A “web beacon”, also known as an Internet tag, pixel tag or clear GIF, links web pages to web servers and their cookies and may be used to transmit information collected through cookies back to a web server. We may supplement data we collect through automated means with information about your location (such as your zip code) to provide you with content that may be of interest to you. We also use this information to help diagnose technical and service problems, administer our Site, identify users of our Site, and gather demographic information about our users. We may link certain data elements we have collected through automated means, such as your browser information, with other information we have obtained about you to let us know, for example, whether you have opened an e-mail we sent to you. Your browser may tell you how to be notified when you receive certain types of cookies or how to restrict or disable certain types of cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to use all of the features of our Site. See also our “Do Not Track Policy” below. To identify local shared objects on your computer and adjust your settings, please visit: www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager.html.
We may use third-party web analytics services on our Site, such as those of Google Analytics. The analytics providers that administer these services use technologies such as cookies, web server logs and web beacons to help us analyze how visitors use the Site. The information collected through these means (including IP address) is disclosed to these analytics providers, who use the information to evaluate use of the Site. To learn more about Google Analytics and how to opt out, please visit: www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html. We may combine information we collect from you with information we receive from third parties and use it for the purposes described in this Privacy Notice. We also may use the information we obtain about you in other ways for which we provide specific notice at the time of collection.
On the Site, we may collect information about your online activities for use in providing you with advertising about products and services tailored to your individual interests. This section of our Privacy Notice provides details and explains how to exercise your choices.
We do not sell or otherwise share personal information about you, except as described in this Privacy Notice. When you post a comment on our blogs, we may publish your name and user ID on the blog with your comment. We share personal information with third parties who perform services on our behalf based on our instructions. These third parties are not authorized by us to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements. We also may share the personal information we obtain with our affiliates, franchisees and joint marketing partners.
We also may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law, regulation or legal process (such as a court order or subpoena), (ii) in response to requests by government agencies, such as law enforcement authorities, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity. We reserve the right to transfer any information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a reorganization, dissolution or liquidation).
We offer you certain choices about how we communicate with you and what information we collect from you. To update your preferences, ask us to remove your information from our e-mail lists or submit a request, please contact us at http://krystal.com/contact-us/
Your personal information may be processed, used, stored, or accessed in the United States or other countries where we or our partners have operations, and may be subject to the laws of those countries including requirements to disclose information to government authorities, courts or law enforcement agencies.
At this time we do not operate any sites in California. If you are a California resident, subject to certain limits under California Civil Code § 1798.83, you may ask us to provide you with (i) a list of certain categories of personal information that we have disclosed to third parties for their direct marketing purposes during the immediately preceding calendar year, and (ii) the identity of those third parties. To make this request, California residents may contact us as specified in the “How to Contact Us” section below.
Our website is not designed to respond to “do not track” signals received from browsers.
Our Site may contain links to other websites for your convenience and information. These websites may be operated by companies not affiliated with TKC. Linked websites may have their own privacy policies or notices, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. We are not responsible for the content of any websites that are not affiliated with TKC, any use of those websites, or the privacy practices of those websites.
We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards designed to protect the personal information you provide against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use.
Our Site are not directed to children under the age of thirteen and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen on our Site. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personal information from a visitor under the age of thirteen on our Site, we will delete the information from our records.
This Privacy Notice may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our personal information practices. We will post a prominent notice on our Site to notify you of any significant changes to our Privacy Notice and indicate at the top of the notice when it was most recently updated.
If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice, or if you would like us to update information we have about you or your preferences, please contact us by e-mail at PrivacyQuestions@krystalco.com. You also may write to us at:
The Krystal Company
Attention: Marketing Department
1455 Lincoln Pkwy E
Dunwoody, GA 30346
Please note that on occasion, third parties unaffiliated with us may conduct marketing campaigns or promotional giveaways where they offer gift cards, which they have purchased separately, as inducements to enroll in their programs,enter their contests, complete surveys or take other actions. In such cases, requests directed to us to opt out of further communications will not be effective, as we have no control over the activities of such third parties.
Effective Date: September 8, 2015
For SMS/Mobile: Consent is not a condition of purchase. Automated, recurring messages will be sent to the mobile phone number provided. Message frequency will vary. Message and data rates may apply. Text HELP for info. Text STOP to cancel..