This website is owned and operated by Family Fare, LLC and its affiliates and
subsidiaries (collectively, "Family Fare"). Family Fare operates, or is affiliated with, the
following stores: D&W Fresh Market, Family Fare Supermarkets, Valu Land, VG's
Grocery, VG's Fresh Market, Forest Hills Foods, the Quick Stop Fuel Centers
associated with these stores, Family Fresh Market, Sun Mart Foods, EconoFoods, No
Frills Supermarket, Dan's Supermarkets, Xpress Mart, Prairie Market, Wholesale Food
Outlet, and Family Thrift Center. This policy explains how Family Fare and its affiliates
(collectively, "we" or "us") collect, use, share and protect the personal information that
we collect through this website. We value the privacy of our website visitors and do not
sell or share your individually identifiable information with any organization outside of
Family Fare and its affiliates, except under the conditions noted below.
We value the privacy of our website visitors. We do not sell your personal information.
We will only collect and use your information as explained in this policy. This section
gives a brief overview of our data collection and use policies. Please click on the links
below for a more detailed discussion of each topic. Please contact us
at email@example.com or at 800-451-8500 if you have any questions.
We collect the following information:
• information that your browser routinely shares with websites.
• personal information that you provide us on a voluntary basis.
• if you use the mobile version of our website, it may use geographic information
temporarily collected from your mobile device to find participating stores in your
We use the following types of tracking technology:
• cookies, web beacons and similar technology tracks movement across our
website and keeps track of our registered users and their preferences.
• advertising services place ads on the internet for us, and they may use tracking
technology. We do not share your personal information with these services.
demographic, statistical, and other information about the visitors to our website,
such as their interests, hobbies, and preferences.
We use and disclose the information we collect for the following purposes:
• to provide services or products that you request.
• to help us improve our website, understand our customers and their preferences,
and to market our products and services.
• to our contractors who provide supporting services so that they can access
information needed for such services, but only on terms consistent with this
• to protect our business interests or the rights of others, when required by law, to
cooperate with law enforcement, or in connection with the sale or merger of all or
part of our business.
We use these commercially reasonable data security practices:
• if you make a purchase on our site, we use a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
connection to process your payment information and we store your personal
information on firewall-protected servers.
• we limit access to your personal information to those who have legitimate need to
Other details about our practices:
• Although we may have links to other websites, this policy applies only to the
websites operated by Family Fare retail stores.
• We use your personal information only for the purposes for which it is collected
and consistent with this policy, and we retain your information as permitted by
• You can update your online account information at any time.
• We do not intend to collect information from children under the age of 13.
• We may update this policy from time to time, but we will allow you to opt in to any
material changes in how we use your personal information.
HOW WE COLLECT INFORMATION
INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOUR WEB BROWSER
This website provides information about our stores and the products we sell. You do not
need to provide us with any personal information if you simply want to browse through
our website and learn more about our stores, our products and our services. Like many
other websites, we may record information that your web browser routinely shares, such
as your browser type, browser language, software and hardware attributes, the date
and time of your visit, the website from which you came, the geographical location of the
Internet Protocol address and the pages on this site that you visit. This will generally be
anonymous data that we collect on an aggregate basis. We will not try to associate
anonymous data with the personal information that you provide to us, except to
investigate apparent fraud or a threat to our website, our business or our users.
PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT YOU PROVIDE
We may also collect personal information that you choose to provide to us on a
voluntary basis. When we ask for your personal information, it is so that we can provide
a product or service to you and communicate with you about those products and
services. For example, you can register on one of our stores' websites by providing us
with your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address, and then elect to
receive newsletters or regularly scheduled e-mail. Among other things, you can elect to
participate in contests that we may run from time to time, purchase special order foods
or create a personal shopping list. It will always be your choice whether to provide your
personal information in order to take advantage of these features.
We may offer online pharmacy services on this website. If so, the information that we
collect in connection with such services will be protected in compliance with state and
federal medical privacy laws. If you'd like more information on how we may use or
disclose your medical information, please click here.
We may also offer certain social networking features on this website, such as the
opportunity to post comments or opinions about our products and services. If you
choose to submit your comments or opinions, keep in mind that these will be available
to the general public and are not subject to any privacy.
If you choose to participate in the yes Program, you can learn more about our practices
in the yes Program Participation Rules posted on our participating stores’ websites,
which may also be found here.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM MOBILE DEVICES
We may also operate a version of this website specifically designed to work with mobile
devices. The mobile website may include a feature that uses geographic location
information provided by your mobile device to identify stores in your vicinity. We do not
collect or store your geographic information except to temporarily provide this service.
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TRACKING ON OUR OWN WEBSITE
track of our users and the services they have elected. A "cookie" is a small text file
containing alphanumeric characters that is stored on your computer and uniquely
identifies your browser. If you are simply browsing on our website, the cookies that we
use last only about as long as your session on our website; but if you have created a
between visits so that when you return to our site we can remember who you are and
wish to store in your on-line Shopping Cart between visits. We may allow business
partners who provide services to our site to place cookies on your computer that assist
us in analyzing usage data. We do not allow these business partners to collect your
personal information from our website except as may be necessary for the services that
You can manage these cookies. For example, you can configure your browser to accept
all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. If you disable cookies,
however, it may interfere with the functionality of our site and you may not be able to
use all of the site's features.
We may also use web beacons or similar technology to help us track the effectiveness
of our communications. A web beacon (also known as an action tag, a clear gif or pixel
tag) is a1x1 pixel image embedded in a website page used to transparently collect
information. For example, we may use a web beacon to count the number of visits to
the pages of our site. If you have signed up to receive any of our e-mail newsletters, we
use similar technology to count how many recipients have opened the message and
clicked on one of its links.
We may offer a version of this site specifically designed to work with a mobile device. If
so, we may store information relevant to your use of the mobile site on your device's
TRACKING BY ADVERTISING SERVICES
We contract with our business partner Google to serve ads on our website. Google uses
DoubleClick cookies and web beacons to make our advertising more effective. Google
may use such technology to serve ads based on your prior visit to our website and/or
other sites on the Intranet. If you access this site using a mobile device, Google may
use anonymous identifiers if the device does not accept cookies. We do not share your
personal information with Google. You can learn more about how Google uses the
DoubleClick cookies by visiting Google's Policies & Principles. You may opt out of the
use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the ads
We use third party advertising services to place our advertisements on other websites. If
beacons, or other tracking technology to gather statistics on the effectiveness of our
advertisements, to track your movement across websites, and to serve you
advertisements targeted to your interests. We do not share any of your personal
information with these advertising services and, except as noted above with respect to
Google, we do not permit them to place cookies from our website. You can learn more
about interest-based advertising and opt out of such advertising from certain companies
WHAT WE DO WITH THE INFORMATION WE
We will generally use the information that we collect to help us operate this website, to
provide requested services, to help us understand our customers and their preferences,
and to market products and services to you in which we believe you may be interested.
The following provides a more specific discussion of our uses and disclosures of the
information that we collect. We will seek your consent before we use your personal
information for any other purposes
YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION
When you provide us with your contact information, we will use that information to
provide services related to this website. For example, if you purchase specialty foods on
our site, we will use your mailing address to ship your order. We may also send you email
messages confirming your order or reporting on the status of your order.
If you register on our site, we give you the option to add your e-mail address to one or
more e-mail lists. You may change your preferences or opt out of all e-mails at any time
by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link found at the bottom of each e-mail.
We maintain a database about our customers and website users that allows us to (i)
analyze and monitor consumer and customer activity, (ii) promote and support our
products and services, and (iii) develop a knowledge base regarding our web site users
We may combine the individually identifiable information that we collect from this
website with information collected through any customer loyalty programs that we may
run from time to time. For example, if you have signed up to receive e-mail messages,
we may use information from the customer loyalty program to deliver offers or coupons
tailored to your shopping needs.
PAYMENT FOR SERVICES
If you purchase any products through this website, like any other retailer we will have to
provide your credit card information to our credit card processor and authenticator for
payment purposes, and your name and address to the company that ships our
INFORMATION SHARED WITH OUR BUSINESS
To improve the products and services offered, we may use business partners to help us
design and operate our website or provide other services to support the site. For
example, we may hire a company to run certain website applications, help us fulfill
orders, process credit card payments, or help us analyze our data. Unless otherwise
indicated on our website, if we allow our business partners to access the personal
information we collect, it will be for limited purposes and in compliance with this privacy
policy. We may give you the option to have your information shared with vendors whose
goods we carry so that they can send you coupons or other promotional information in
which you are interested.
STATISTICAL ANALYSES OF DATA
We use Google Analytics to help us gather statistical information about the visitors to
our site and how they use the site. We also use Google Analytics to provide us
additional information about the users to our site, such as their interests, hobbies, and
and browser information. However, all information we gather via Google Analytics will
be gathered on an anonymous, aggregate basis but will not associate this data with
personally identifiable data. We use this information to gain a better understanding of
the visitors to our site and to improve our website and product offerings. We reserve the
right to license or sell aggregate information about the visitors to our website, but this
information will not be individually identifiable. Depending on which type of browser and
device that you use, you may have the ability to control the type of information that
Google Analytics uses. If you would like to learn more about Google Analytics, please
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BUSINESS OPERATIONS, LAW ENFORCEMENT AND
We may release your information without prior notice when we believe it is appropriate
to prevent fraud; to comply with law or to cooperate with law enforcement activity or
other governmental request; to respond to subpoenas, court orders or administrative
agency requests for information; to enforce our policies; to protect the rights, property
and safety of our business and of others; or when required or otherwise permitted by
law. For example, we may share information with law enforcement to reduce the risk of
fraud or if someone uses or attempts to use our site for illegal reasons. If there is a sale
or merger of the company, division or business unit that operates this site, we may also
transfer the information we have collected in connection with such sale or merger.
We will use the information we collect to continuously improve our business and our
website development. Your comments and suggestions about our website development
are always appreciated. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 800-
451-8500 if you have any comments or suggestions.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATA
We use commercially reasonable means to protect the integrity of our website and limit
access to your personal information. For example, if you purchase any products on our
site, we will use a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connection to process your payment
information and we will store your personal information on firewall-protected servers.
We limit access to your personal information to those who have a legitimate need to use
the information. If you have set up a user name and profile, you should be sure to
protect your user ID and password to prevent others from being able to access the site
in your name. We cannot provide absolute assurances against, and will not be liable for,
breaches of confidentiality due to system failures or unauthorized access by third
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
This site may contain links to other websites operated by companies that are not
affiliated with us. Also, you may have come to this website from a website that is not
operated by us. We are not responsible for the operation of these other sites or the
information that they collect from their visitors. If you would like to know how another
CHANGES TO YOUR INFORMATION
The information you provide us isn't set in stone. You can update your online account
information with us at any time by clicking on the "My Account" link found in the upper
right corner of the home page.
DATA INTEGRITY AND RETENTION
We use the information that we collect about you only for the purposes for which it is
collected and consistent with this policy. We keep information provided to us for as long
as we believe necessary for our business purposes and as permitted by applicable law.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
Our business and the laws that regulate us change from time to time, and we reserve
the right to change this policy. If we do change this policy, we will post the revised
version on this site. If we propose to change our policy in a way that would permit us to
make additional uses of the personal information that we had previously collected about
you, we will obtain your affirmative, express consent before using your information in a
materially different way.
While our site is available for all to come visit, you must be at least 13 years old to
register on our website, to purchase products or participate in any of our contests. We
will not knowingly collect information about children under the age of 13. If you are
under the age of 13, please do not register as a user and do not submit your personal
information. If you are a parent who believes that we have collected information about a
child under age 13, please contact us at email@example.com or at 800-451-
8500 with your child's name and address, and we will be happy to delete the information
we have about your child from our records and provide information in accordance with
the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act.
THIS POLICY IS AN AGREEMENT
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 800-451-8500 and let us
know if you have any questions or comments about our policies or practices.