Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy discloses the privacy practices of Banner Engineering Corp. Your use of www.bannerengineering.com (the "Site") indicates your acceptance of the provisions in this Privacy Policy.

1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE

Banner may use various methods to collect certain kinds of information that is disclosed through your use of the Site, including:

Cookies

Web beacons

Referrers

IP addresses

System information

Future technologies and methods

We treat all personal information that we collect with the same confidentiality, no matter how it is collected. Cookies

A "cookie" is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored it on your computer system. It can help provide you with a tailored user experience, to understand your preferences and to personalize the content you see. Some the Site's pages may use cookies. Banner does not require that you accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive cookies, and to block them.

Web Beacons

Web beacons are images that can be placed in web pages and some forms of email. Web beacons can be used to deliver cookies and to collect information about your use of the Site. For example, we may use web beacons to count the number of your visits to the Site.

Referrers

A "referrer" is the information passed along by a web browser that references the web URL from which you come to the Site. Referrers are automatically collected by Banner web servers. They are used by Banner to identify the websites referring traffic to the Site, and to present appropriate content to the Site's users. Referrer information may be used by Banner to identify general trends and traffic patterns. For example, Banner may use referrer information to identify the information on the Site that is viewed by individuals referred by certain websites.

IP Addresses

IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used to identify your computer so that data (such as the web pages you request) can be sent to you. They are automatically collected by Banner web servers.

System Information

System information Banner collects might include, among other things, the type of web browser being used. This information is sent automatically by your web browser when you are connected to the Site and is used by Banner only for identify broad demographic statistics and general trends and traffic patterns.

Account and Purchase Information

When you register to establish an account with Banner you provide certain information. We use that information for the sole purpose of maintaining your account and communicating with you about Banner products and your purchases. When you purchase Banner products you provide credit card and other additional information. We use that information for the sole purpose of facilitating your purchase.

Offline Collection

At times we might collect information from you through means other than the Site. For example, if you call to place on order or to check on the status of an order, we will collect telephone numbers or other information needed to communicate with you.

Banner Mobile Library Application

Except for certain location information and information about the portions of the Banner website accessed with the Banner Mobile Library Application, Banner does not collect any more information from the Banner Mobile Library Application than it does through the Site. Except as provided in this Privacy Policy, Banner does not disclose any of that other information.

Future Technologies and Methods

As technologies change, we may collect information in different ways. However, we will continue to treat all personal information that we collect in the same manner, unless we modify this Privacy Policy to provide notice of any change.

2. INFORMATION BANNER SHARES WITH OTHERS

At times, Banner must disclose information about Banner customers to Banner business partners. For example, Banner might need to disclose certain information to Banner contractors, so that they may perform services for us. In particular, we must provide some information to others in order to facilitate your purchases of Banner products.

Banner requires such contractors and business partners to keep your information confidential. Banner may disclose personal information to such contractors and business partners without additional notice.

Banner may also disclose to others the information collected by Banner regarding your access and use of the Site, provided that it is that is de-identified and aggregated with other data to you. This information might include referrer information and the other information that we collect through the Site.

3. CONTACT US

Please contact us with any Privacy Policy questions or comments you may have.

4. CHANGES TO BANNER PRIVACY POLICY

Banner's use of the information that Banner collects about you is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time the information is provided or collected. However, Banner may change this Privacy Policy. You should check the Site for changes to the Banner Privacy Policy.

5. GOVERNING LAW

This Privacy Policy will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota, United States of America. All controversies and claims arising out of or relating to this Privacy Policy will be settled by arbitration in Minneapolis, Minnesota administered by the American Arbitration Association under your Commercial Arbitration Rules. The arbitration will be conducted in the English language. Judgment on any award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.