Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (˜MBUSA˜) appreciates your interest in its products and your
visit to its Internet site, MBUSA.com (the ˜Site˜). Your privacy is important to
us and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our Site. Protecting your privacy
in the processing of your personal data is an important concern to which we pay
special attention. Therefore, this online privacy statement tells you about the
information MBUSA collects through the services available on our Site, how we use
that information, and how you can opt out of certain uses of information we may
collect. By using our services and accessing our Site, you are consenting to the
information collection and use practices described in this online privacy statement,
as modified from time to time by us. If we decide to change this online privacy
statement, we will post a new online privacy statement on our Site and change the
date at the top of the online privacy statement. Therefore, we encourage you to
check the date of our online privacy statement whenever you visit this Site for
any updates or changes. Our online privacy statement complies with the Daimler AG
(˜DCAG˜) Data Protection Code of Conduct applicable to all DCAG affiliates, including
MBUSA Code of Conduct. Our Site may include, however, links to other websites which
are not covered by this online privacy statement. These sites have their own privacy
and information security policies and terms and conditions. Please review the privacy
policy and terms and conditions sections of such websites for additional details.
What information do we collect?
To shop here, you will need to create an account. Your account is protected by a
password that you choose. We will ask for your name, email address, billing and
shipping addresses and telephone numbers. We will also ask for your credit card
information, your credit card information is only stored while you are placing your
order for your protection. This account information is kept along with your order
history. You can view your account information and the status of your orders by
clicking on the "My Account" page at any time.
In addition, we also log information about your visit to the shop, including the
URL that you came from, your Internet Protocol address, domain type (e.g., .com,
.org), Mercedes-Benz Accessories pages that you view and search terms you use.
How do we use personal information?
The information you provide to purchase merchandise from the Accessories web-site
is used to fulfill your order. In addition, you may choose to receive an email newsletter
with special promotions, new arrivals or new features of the site. You can remove
yourself from our newsletter list by changing your selection on the "My Account"
page at any time.
In addition, we use log information from the Mercedes-Benz Accessories in order to enhance
the operation of the shop. We do not correlate personally identifying information
collected in the Mercedes-Benz Accessories with any other information that you provide
when using other Mercedes-Benz products or services.
What about cookies?
A cookie is a piece of data that identifies you as a unique user. When you visit
the Mercedes-Benz Accessories, we set a cookie on your computer to help identify you, customize
your experience and maintain your account and order information. To protect the
security of your account, you must accept the Mercedes-Benz Accessories cookie in order
to shop here.
Do we share personal information?
The Mercedes-Benz Accessories is operated by GatewayCDI to fulfill your orders. As such
Mercedes-Benz and GatewayCDI may collect and share your information to fulfill your
order. We do not sell or lend any personal information to others. We may, however,
disclose personal information if we believe we are required to do so by law or have
a good faith belief that access, preservation or disclosure of such information
is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property or safety of Mercedes-Benz,
its users and the public.
Personal information collected by Mercedes-Benz may be stored and processed in the
United States or any other country in which Mercedes-Benz or its agents maintain
facilities. By using the Mercedes-Benz Accessories, you consent to any such transfer
of information outside of your country.
How do we keep your information secure?
The personal information that you provide to Mercedes-Benz Accessories, including your
credit card information, is maintained on secure servers and protected by industry-standard
Secure Socket Layer encryption. When entering personal information, look for an
icon at the bottom of your browser window that indicates you are on a secure page.
How do I update my information?
You can access and edit your account information at any time by logging in and clicking
on the "My Account" page. If you have questions about the status of your orders
or any other questions about the Mercedes-Benz Accessories, please contact us.
Changes to this policy
time. We expect most such changes to be minor, but there may be changes that are
more significant. Regardless, we will post those changes on this page so that you
can easily find the information we collect and how we safeguard it.