The GrowZone.ca is an Albertan Specialized Gardening Supply center. Our store address is Bay 7 6850- 52 AVE Red Deer AB T4L-4L1. Our website address is: https://thegrowzone.ca.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
We do not currently allow visitors to upload Media.
TheGrowZone.ca uses 2 types of Contact Forms. We use one type to communicate with you about any inquiries, comments, or concerns you may have. This style of Contact Form is located in the Footer area (Bottom of web page) and on our Contact Us Page. This style of form asks you to provide your name and email, and this information is used only to personalize our interactions with you. Your email address is not saved to any lists, and once we are done addressing your message, your information is routinely deleted within 30 days.
We use another Type of Contact Form with our email marketing software “MailChimp”. We use these forms to collect your personal information for two purposes. First, to provide a monthly update Newsletter that explains our up coming Sales and Contests. Secondarily, we use these forms to enter participants in our Monthly Contests. You MUST be on the Contest list to be eligible for our prize of the month at least until the day of the draw. The Information you provide us for the contest will be used to send you our Monthly Newsletter. If you open the letter, we will add you to our Newsletter Mailing List, If you do not, we will remove you from our mailing list after 2 months, or whenever you use the “Unsubscribe” function at the bottom of any email.
Our cookies may be session cookies (temporary cookies that identify and track users within our websites, applications or services which are deleted when you close your browser or leave your session in the application or service) or persistent cookies (cookies which enable our websites, applications or services to “remember” who you are and to remember your preferences within our websites, applications or services and which will stay on your computer or device after you close your browser or leave your session in the application or service).
This site might be using cookies on the admin side for establishing connections with third-party vendors for sending and receiving backups. These vendors include Google Drive, Dropbox, Amazon S3 and phpseclib for FTP accounts. Additionally, cookies may be set for potentially fixing cron requests at erratic servers. These cookies will last for 14 days.
We use the following different types of cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies
These are cookies which are needed for our websites, applications or services to function properly.
Performance cookies and analytics technologies
These cookies collect information about how visitors and users use our websites, applications and services, for instance which functionality visitors use most often, and if they get error messages from areas of the websites, applications or services. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor or user. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. We only use these cookies to improve how our website, applications and services work.
These cookies allow our websites, applications and services to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customize. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Targeting or advertising cookies
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operators’ permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organization.
Web beacons and parameter tracking
IP Address and traffic data
We keep a record of traffic data which is logged automatically by our servers, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, device information, the website that you visited before ours and the website you visit after leaving our site. We also collect some site, application and service statistics such as access rates, page hits and page views. We are not able to identify any individual from traffic data or site statistics.
When you purchase from us, we may ask you to provide information including your name, billing address, shipping address, email address, phone number, credit card/payment details and optional account information like username and password. We use this information for purposes, such as, to:
We generally store information about you for as long as we need the information for the purposes for which we collect and use it, and we are not legally required to continue to keep it. For example, we will store order information for up to 4 years for tax and accounting purposes. This includes your name, email address and billing and shipping addresses.
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
We will never sell your information. We may use third party integrations (such as MailChimp) to store and interact with your data. Your privacy is of paramount importance to us, and we would never willingly violate the trust of our customers or visitors.
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Should you require our contact information, It can be found here, on our Contact Us page, or the bottom (Footer) of our website.
We strive to return emails within 24 hours, Phone calls Immediately (Please no solicitors) and of course, in-person visits are the best.
We use the security program Wordfence to monitor and stop hacking attempts, record and block suspicious IP addresses, and safeguard both our website, and your personal Information.
We use Google Analytics, as well as Google Adwords to collect, and quantify our information. This can include anonymous data about you, and how you interact with our website. This data does NOT contain personally identifying information such as your name, or address, phone number etc.
This site may be using a third-party to store backups of its files and database where personal information is collected. These services include Google Drive, Dropbox, Amazon S3, FTP/SFTP for other servers and WPMU DEV cloud storage.