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Privacy Policy

This statement discloses the privacy practices for the ProductNews.com and my.ProductNews.com web sites. As part of the normal operation of this site, we collect and, in some cases, disclose information about you. This Privacy Policy describes the information we collect about you and what may happen to that information.

Personally Identifiable Information We Collect

Registration Information About You
We may ask for specific Personally Identifiable Information about you when you sign up for a ProductNews.com service, and when you register for the use of this service. For example, we may ask for contact and, system information, etc. We may also ask you for information about your interests, preferences and future needs, so that we can improve our services.

Newsletter Subscription Information
From time to time we provide information to our customers in the form of electronic and/or print newsletters. When you subscribe to ProductNews.com newsletters you will be added to our mailing list and may receive announcements and information about ProductNews.com. The announcements and information will come from ProductNews.com, not from third parties. It will be emailed directly to the email address that you provide when you subscribe. To subscribe to newsletters, we ask for your full name, company name and email address.

If you no longer wish to receive newsletters from us in the future, please let us know. Just send an email to info@ProductNews.com with 'unsubscribe (newsletter name)' in the body, or follow the "UNSUBSCRIBE" instructions that will be contained within any newsletter email that we send to you.

You can help ProductNews.com to maintain the accuracy of your information by notifying us of any change to your subscription information. You can notify us by sending email or surface mail to us at the address below.

ProductNews.com, 5 Penn Plaza New York, NY 10001

We can be reached via email at info@ProductNews.com or you can reach us by telephone at +1 (212) 613-3455

We place email links on this site to allow you to contact us directly. The information you provide is used to respond directly to your questions or comments. We may also file your comments to improve the site and our services, or review and discard the information.

Automated Data Capture, Cookies
We may automatically track certain information about your use of this site. ProductNews.com and my.ProductNews.com log IP addresses and browser types for system administration purposes. This information will be analyzed to constantly improve the value of the materials and services available on the web site. ProductNews.com uses 'cookies' to administer my.ProductNews.com. Cookies are pieces of information that are stored on your computer's hard disk. They make our site more useful by storing information about your preferences and settings.

Use of Your Personally Identifiable Information

Use by ProductNews.com
We will primarily use your Personally Identifiable Information to provide ProductNews.com services to you, as required by our agreements with you.

We also use Personally Identifiable Information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, to improve our site and service offers, and to customize our site. We may use Personally Identifiable Information to deliver information to you and to contact you regarding administrative notices. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our agreements with you, including our Customer Service Agreement, Terms of Use, Acceptable Use Policy and this Privacy Policy.

ProductNews.com Service Partners
ProductNews.com provides some of its services through contractual arrangements with affiliates, service providers, partners and other third parties. ProductNews.com and its service partners use your Personally Identifiable Information to operate their sites and to deliver their services.

ProductNews.com will encourage its service partners to adopt and post privacy policies. However, the use of your Personally Identifiable Information by our service partners is governed by the privacy policies of those service partners, and is not subject to control by ProductNews.com.

Both ProductNews.com and its service partners may also use your Personally Identifiable Information to inform you of other products or services available from ProductNews.com and its service partners. To opt out of receiving future notifications, see below.

ProductNews.com and my.ProductNews.com include links to many sites, and new ones are added all the time. This Privacy Policy applies to the ProductNews.com and my.ProductNews.com sites only. Any information you submit to linked sites will be subject to the privacy policies of those sites, if any. You should review those policies carefully.

Legal Disclosures
ProductNews.com may disclose Personally Identifiable Information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to prevent injury or property damage. We will usually attempt to notify you when we are making such a disclosure, but we may not do so in an emergency or when we are prohibited by law or court order from giving such notice.

Chat, Message Boards and User Postings
You might provide Personally Identifiable Information through your participation in chat sessions, message boards, email exchanges or newsgroups on ProductNews.com and/or my.ProductNews.com. That information is public and immediately available to anyone who has access to this site; it is not private. This Policy does not apply to such information.

Directory Submissions
If you submit a web site to be included in the ProductNews.com eServices Directory, ProductNews.com may use the submission information to contact you regarding your submission or subsequent changes to the submission. If a dispute arises as to your submission, we may also disclose your contact information to the parties involved to resolve the dispute.

Your Passwords
You should never disclose your password to any third parties. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your Personally Identifiable Information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately change your password.

Opt-out Policy
ProductNews.com allows you to opt out of receiving marketing and promotional mailings during user registration. Subsequently, for ProductNews.com/my.ProductNews.com you can opt out of receiving future mailings by changing your Modify My Profile page. You can also opt out of future mailings by emailing info@ProductNews.com with 'unsubscribe in the body, or following the "UNSUBSCRIBE" instructions that will be contained within any newsletter email that we send to you.

ProductNews.com uses state-of-the-art commercially available technology to protect against unauthorized access to any Personally Identifiable Information that is stored electronically by ProductNews.com.

Changes to This Policy
If we decide to change this privacy policy, we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use it and whether we will disclose it to anyone. Unless you opt out of receiving email notifications from us, we may also notify by email of changes to this policy.

Problems? If for some reason you believe that ProductNews.com has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please notify us by email at info@ProductNews.com