The information we collect
The choices that are available to you regarding how the information is used and to whom it is disseminated
Your rights to access and correct or update your personally-identifiable information
Our pledge to have reasonable security procedures that are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control.
NOTICE: Information We Collect and How We Use It
Armstrong collects two types of information about you when you visit our site: personal information (including, by way of example only, your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address) and non-personal, aggregate information (such as information regarding the pages on our site that you have visited and your IP address).
1. Personally-Identifiable Information – What We Collect
The only personally-identifying information we collect and store about you is the information that you choose to provide to us.
Your Personal Portfolio
The Armstrong portfolio is an easy way to keep track of the Armstrong products you like. Visitors can establish a portfolio by submitting their name (required), physical and e-mail addresses and telephone number (optional), and by choosing a password (required). To access the portfolio, visitors will be required to enter their username (a combination of their first and last names) and password.
We will also gather your personally-identifiable information when you send us an e-mail. We will use this information to respond to your e-mail. We may also use the information to send you notifications about our service.
2. Sharing Your Information
We may share your personally-identifiable information with companies within the Armstrong family of companies.
3. Non Personally-Identifiable Information: What We Collect
We collect and use non-personally identifiable information about you in the following ways:
Other Non-Personally-Identifiable Information
The Armstrong Web site may collect non-personally identifiable information during your visit, such as type of browser, operating system, domain name, or IP address. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you’re surfing the Web. Web servers — the big computers that “serve” up Web pages — automatically identify your computer by its IP address. When you visit pages on Armstrong’s Web site our servers log your IP address. We do not link IP addresses to any personally identifiable information. This means that your session will be logged, but you remain anonymous to us. IP address information is used only to improve the service of the Armstrong site, and is then discarded at the end of each session on our site.
Armstrong also collects information through “referrers” and various environmental variables. A “referrer” is information the Web browser passes along to Armstrong’s Web server that references the URL from which you came. “Environmental variables” include, among other things, the domain from which you access the Internet, the time you accessed our Web site, type of Web browser and operating system or platform used, the Internet address of the Web site you left to visit Armstrong, the names of the pages you visit while at our Web site, and the Internet address of the Web site you then visit. We collect all of this information to allow us to detect broad demographic trends, to provide information tailored to your interests and to enhance your experience on Armstrong’s Web site. Armstrong may store “referrer” information for a limited period of time prior to deleting this information.
To help us improve our Web site and to ensure that we make every effort to provide you with information and offers that are of interest to you, we may merge your personally-identifiable information with click-stream data and other data we have (including cookies and offline data). We will provide notice of this, as well as an opportunity to opt-out of it, at the time and place of information collection and before data is entered on our system.
We may also develop a non-identifiable profile on you based on the pages within our site that you visit.
This Web site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that they visit. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected when you visit our Web site.
Notification of Changes
Armstrong provides the following choices regarding the use of your information.
You may set your browser to reject cookies and to erase cookies that have already been placed on your hard drive. However, if you do so, your ability to navigate this site will be limited. You may choose not to provide us with any contact information.
If you would like to unsubscribe to any of our services or would like us to remove you from any of our on-line mailing lists, send our webmaster an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org and write “unsubscribe Armstrong” on the subject line. Please include your name and e-mail address in the body of the message. If you do not want your personal or nonpersonal information merged with cookie and other information, you should not use the Armstrong Web site.
If you would like Armstrong to delete any personal information you have provided, please send an e-mail at email@example.com and write “Delete Personal Info” on the subject line.
You may request to see personally-identifiable information that we have collected about you via the Internet to update it or to have factual inaccuracies corrected by clicking here.
We make every effort to have reasonable security procedures in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control. If you have any questions about the security at our Website, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.