Terms & Conditions


terms of use

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which QUARTZ CO. collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the www.quartz-co.ca website (“Site”). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by QUARTZ CO.. By using the Site or Service, you are stating that you have read and understood, and agree to be bound by, these Terms of Use (TOS).

personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, fill out a form, respond to a survey, subscribe to the newsletter and, in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for such information, where applicable; name, email address, mailing address, phone number and credit card information. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site-related activities.

non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include, but not limited to, the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider’s utilized and other similar information.

web browser cookies

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

how we use collected information

QUARTZ CO. collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:

· To improve customer service.
Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.

· To personalize user experience.
We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.

· To improve our Site.
We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.

· To process transactions.
We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with third parties’, except to the extent necessary to provide the service.

· To administer a content, promotion, survey or other Site feature.

· To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.

· To send periodic emails.
The email address Users provide for order processing will only be used to send Users information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.

how we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users occurs over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.

sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to third parties. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your consent.

google analytics

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of www.quartz-co.ca, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

Personal data collected: Cookie and Usage Data. Place of processing: USA. Find Google’s privacy policy here (http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/)

Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings (https://www.google.com/settings/ads).

changes to privacy policy

QUARTZ CO. has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we will review the updated date at the bottom of this page, we will send you an email. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.