|Do we collect personal information from you?||Yes|
|Do we share your personal information with others?||Yes, for our business purposes or with your consent.|
|Do we sell your personal information?||No|
|Do we share aggregate information?||Yes|
|Do we collect and process sensitive personal information?||Yes|
|Do we share your personal information for our own marketing purposes?||Yes, but you can opt-out|
|Do we retain your data for as long as necessary?||No|
|Do we use your information for targeting marketing?||Yes|
|Do we track your device location?||No|
|Do we track your browsing activities on other sites?||Yes|
|Can you request access to your personal information?||Yes|
|Can you request deletion of your personal information?||Yes|
1. Who Are We and What Does This Policy Cover?
Tireco, Inc. and its family of companies (“Tireco” “we” or “us”) is one of North America’s largest private brand marketers and distributors of tires and tire related products. Started in 1972, the company offers one of the most comprehensive private brand programs in the industry with products covering consumer, commercial, specialty, and wheel applications. Tireco’s product brands, i.e., the brands of products it distributes, include Milestar Tires, Westlake Tires, Nankang, TracGard, FreeStar, Nanco, Forte, SenDel, and SenDel Towable, among others. Tireco operates several websites associated with its product brands, and this policy will appear on the websites we operate. Tireco is based on Southern California and provides its Services in the United States.
If you have any questions about this Policy, the practices of the Site, your dealings with the Site, or wish to update us with your preferences, you may contact us using one of the following methods:
Send mail to: TireCo, Inc. 500 W. 190th Street, Suite 600, Gardena, CA 90248
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: (310) 767-7990
2. INFORMATION TIRECO COLLECTS
Tireco collects information about you, including information that may directly or indirectly identify you, from you and various third parties. Depending on how you use our Services, we receive information about you in different ways. We may collect information that you or others provide to use in order to purchase products, obtain financing, or request marketing or other information. In addition, we collect information about how you use our websites for our own internal analytics purposes. We collect the following types of information from you:
Customer Data: Customer data includes the name of the name, the company name, phone numbers, fax numbers, email addresses, billing address, shipping address, and payment information (credit card number, financial account number, or other authorized payment method). We use this information for our business purposes, including for maintaining/servicing accounts, providing customer service, processing or fulfilling orders, providing financing, detecting security purposes, and business operations purposes.
Finance Data: If you seek to obtain financing from us, we collect certain information for purposes of ensuring you or your business is a suitable candidate for financing. Financing data includes a business name, personal names associated with the business, addresses associated with the business or the business owner, social security numbers, and financial account numbers. We use this information for the business purposes of requesting credit reports from consumer reporting agencies, to investigate creditworthiness, and for the purposes of providing financing. Some of this information is collected directly from you, some of it is collected from your references and/or consumer reporting agencies.
Technical Data: We collect information from your browser, computer, or mobile device, when you access our websites. Technical Data includes the referring URL, IP address, the type of operating system being used, the type of web browser being used, the webpages visited while on our websites, the time spent on particular webpages, the date and time of access to the websites and webpages, and the general, non-specific, location associated with your IP address. This information is used to for our business purposes to analyze website usage, administer, protect and secure the websites, track usage in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
Other Information: We may collect other information about you form you or third parties when you or they provide it to us.
We may also share with third parties de-identified or aggregated data we collect, such as information about the computer or device from which you access the websites. We share such information for a variety of purposes, including to analyze website usage and improve our own products and features
3. HOW TIRECO USES PERSONAL INFORMATION
Tireco uses the information we collect from you and third parties to provide our Services, communicate with you, improve or enhance our Services, and promote our Services.
For example, we use your personal information to:
- To establish our business relationship with you or your company. Most of our relationships are B2B, but communicate through those business’s representatives.
- To evaluate your creditworthiness for purposes of providing financing to you.
- To communicate with you. We use information we collect to provide you with support, recommendations, promotional materials, and to fulfill our contracts.
- To conduct analysis and research and to improve and promote our Services.
- For legal reasons, including to comply with any applicable law, regulation, subpoena or legal process, or respond to any governmental requests and cooperate with law enforcement, if we believe such action is required or permitted by law
- Enforce our contracts with you, including our Terms and Conditions, purchase agreements and other written contracts.
- To prevent or detect fraud.
- As otherwise permitted by law.
We do not sell your personal information. When we share your personal information with service providers who perform services on our behalf. When we do so, we ensure that those service providers are prohibited from processing your personal information for any other purpose than the specific purposes of performing the services specified in the contract we have with them. We may also share your personal information with third parties to whom you authorize us to disclose it. For example, if you register for a product warranty, your personal information may be shared with the product manufacturer.
4. HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
Tireco maintains physical, electronic, administrative and procedural safeguards intended to protect the confidentiality of personal information that we collect about you, including Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, and financial account numbers (“Sensitive Data”). We restrict access to Sensitive Data to help mitigate against loss or misuse and we do not disclose Sensitive Data to third parties except with your consent, or where such disclosure is required or permitted by law.
5. YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
If you are a California resident, you may be entitled to additional rights over your personal information. For more information about those rights and how to exercise them, please see our California privacy notice here, which is incorporated by reference into this policy.
Policy was last updated on December 31, 2020