Tire Canada Inc. (Toyo Tire) is committed to protecting the privacy of all
users to this site. Policies herein are based on the standards set by the
Canadian Standards Association. This policy applies to all information supplied
or gathered for internal use, processing orders or for support functions.
site is designed for use by Toyo Tire customers, retail outlets and employees.
presented by Toyo Tire. Toyo Tire retains
the right to make changes and remove or update information to the privacy
policy without notice.Changes can be
made to this site to upgrade current policy, product information, accuracy and
What information is collected?
Users can browse through
the Toyo Tire web site anonymously.However, information may be required to provide enhanced service when
necessary to complete certain user requests.
Information is collected when registering on the site, placing an
order, responding to a survey, during communication such as an e-mail, or
when participating in a site feature which requires communication between
the use and Toyo Tire or one of Toyo Tire's associate companies.
When ordering or registering, users be asked for their name, e-mail
address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other
information. Note: All financial
information such as credit card information is only retained as long as necessary
to complete the transaction requested. Information is only retained for a
longer period of time if expressly requested by the user in the case of
repeat business. Like many websites, at times "cookies" are used
to enhance the experience. Please refer to the "Do we use 'cookies'"
section below for information about cookies and how they are used.
Activity is also logged based on pages viewed,
however during this information gathering process users remain anonymous.
The sole reason for gathering this information is to better help the
design and functionality of the web site and to aid in planning future
upgrades to the site itself.
Third Party Disclosure
information may be shared with and stored on a database controlled by third
parties to provide a specific service on Toyo Tire's behalf. Contractors of Toyo
Tires who have access to the user's personally identifiable information are
required to keep the information strictly confidential and are prohibited from
using this information for any purpose which has not been disclosed to the user.
Information Gathered From Children
There is no intent to obtain
personally identifiable information from children who are using this site
unsupervised. Thus, it is asked that children obtain the consent of their
parent or guardian before providing personally identifiable information.
How do we use your
At no time is information shared with or sold to any other parties unless such
disclosure is required by law or to protect Toyo Tire's interests. Information
is only shared with Toyo Tire staff and affiliates who temporarily require the
information to serve or complete a request by users in some way (please review "third party disclosure statement" above).
The information is gathered when
users register, purchase products, respond to a survey or marketing
communication, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
To personalize the user's site experience and to allow Toyo Tire to
deliver the type of content and product offerings in which they are most
To allow Toyo Tire to better service users in responding to their
customer service requests.
To quickly process transactions.
To administer a survey or other site feature.
If users have opted-in to receive e-mail newsletters, Toyo Tire may
send them periodic e-mails. Users may opt-out if the no longer wish to receive
promotional e-mails.Please refer
to the "How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have
provided to us" section below. Users who have no opted in will not
receive such emails. Users who register or participate in other site
features such as marketing programs and 'members-only' content will be
given a choice whether they would like to be on Toyo Tire's e-mail list to
receive email communications.
How do we protect visitor information?
Information is protected with sufficient security safeguards based on the
sensitivity of the information being stored. A variety of advanced security
measures are implemented to maintain the safety of personal information. Financial
information is contained behind secured networks and firewalls and is only
accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to
such systems. These key personnel are required to keep the information
confidential and secure at all times. A secure server is used when orders are
placed or when visitors access their personal information. All sensitive/credit
information provided is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology
and then encrypted into a database only to be accessed as stated above.
Do we use "cookies"?
Yes. Cookies are small text files that a site or its service provider transfers
to the user's computer through the web browser. It enables the site or its service
provider's systems to recognize your browser to capture and remember certain
information. Cookies help log and process the items in the shopping cart. They
are also used to help understand the user's preferences based on current site
activity, which enables Toyo Tire to provide them with improved services. If
accepted by the user, a cookie may be formatted to remember details to aid in
or speeding up a request in the future.
Please refer to your specific browser's "Help" menu for security details with
regards to cookies, and how a computer can notify users each time a cookie is
sent.Information can also be found on
how to disable cookies. When cookies are turned off, many features of the site
like the shopping cart will not function properly in which case, it is
recommended that orders are placed through phone, email or fax.
Toyo Tire does not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer personally identifiable
information to outside parties. The term "outside parties" does not
include www.toyopromo.com. It also does not include website hosting partners and
other parties who assist Toyo Tire in operating the website, conducting
business, or servicing users so long as those parties agree to keep this
How can you opt-out, remove or modify
information you have provided to us?
To modify e-mail subscriptions, modify your preferences in the "My
Account" section. Please note that due to email production schedules emails
that are already in production may be sent.
To delete all online account information from the database, sign into the
"My Account" section of the site and remove shipping addresses,
billing addresses & payment information. Please note information about an
individual sales transaction is maintained in order to service that transaction
and for record history.
Third party links
In an attempt to provide with increased value, Toyo Tire may include third
party links on this site. These linked sites have separate and independent
privacy policies. Toyo Tire therefore has no responsibility or liability for
the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, Toyo Tire seeks
to protect the integrity of the site and welcome any feedback about these
linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).
We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send us
any and all feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue.
Online Policy Only
and not to information collected offline.
and Copyright Notice
Toyo Tire Canada Inc. has
trademarked and copyrighted the material that is contained on this site,
including trade names, logos, documents, and software. All information
contained on this site is protected by law.
Personal use of this site is
welcomed along with all non-commercial uses such as downloading and printing of
materials. Users may not modify the material in any way without the prior
written permission of Toyo Tire Canada Inc. No rights or licenses to the
material or any portion thereof shall be granted or implied.
Toyo Tire maintains this site
and keeps as current as possible however, at times due to time restraints and
or misinformation corrections are necessary which Toyo Tires may do without notice.
At no time is it guaranteed that the information on this site is accurate and corrections
may be made anytime as needed without notification.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit the Terms and Conditions
section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability
governing the use of this website.