Each visitor to our Site is important to us. The security of your information is a top priority. At Johnsonville, we use industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and storing consumer data. We strive to use appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information; however, please keep in mind that the transmission of information over the Internet and on mobile platforms is not always secure, which means we cannot and do not guarantee the complete security of any personal information you provide to us. Please consider this prior to submitting personal information to us via the Site. The confidentiality of your password for the Site is your responsibility.
We believe you have a right to know about information that we collect and how we use it. We collect information about you in a variety of ways, as described below.
Information You Directly Provide to Us. To provide you with the best possible product and experience, we may collect personal information that is willingly provided by you while using or interacting with our Site, such as your name, mailing address, email address and other information you choose to provide to us. For example, if you choose to sign up for our newsletter or the Enthusiast Club, we will collect your name, email address, mailing address, and your social media information (if you choose to sign up using your social media account). If you choose to apply for a job at Johnsonville, we will collect your employment-related information, such as job history and references.
Information We Collect Automatically. As you use our Site, we may use technologies that collect certain information about you automatically. We may collect, among other things, your IP address, location, device type, date and time of visit, operating system, your activities on our Site, and information about how you use the Site. If you are visiting our Site via a mobile device, we may also collect your mobile device’s unique device ID and information about how you use the Site. For more information regarding how we collect information automatically, please see the below section on automatic information collecting technologies.
Information We Get From Third Parties. From time to time, we receive information about individuals from our third party service providers, affiliates, and partners. For example, we may receive information on our email campaigns from our third party service providers, including whether you have read an email sent by us or on our behalf, forwarded an email, and when and how many times you have opened an email. We may also receive information from third party analytics on our websites that allow us to improve our Site.
Johnsonville and third parties may use a variety of technologies that collect information automatically, including cookies, web beacons, flash cookies, and logging. For example, we use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers interact with the Site—you can read more about how Google uses your information here: https://policies.google.com/privacy. You can also opt out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
It is important to understand cookies and web beacons:
Uses of Information We Collect Automatically. Information that is collected automatically may be used for a variety of business purposes, such as monitoring website traffic, delivering relevant content, improving the Site, and security of the Site. We may also use information we collect automatically that is otherwise de-identified, aggregated, or anonymous for any purpose.
Uses of Information You Provide to Us or that We Receive from Third Parties. We know your personal information is important to you. As a result, we want you to know how we may use it. Our Site allows you to receive emails about our latest recipes, products, events, and promotions. You may elect to join our email list when visiting our Site, or we may automatically add you to that list when you use certain online features, such as signing up to participate in one of our online sweepstakes promotions through our Site or through third party social media sites such as Facebook or Twitter. We may also ask you to identify departments or areas of specific interest to you, so we may better tailor our emails to match your preferences. We also use information for the following purposes:
We may share your information, including your personal information:
We may also share your personal information to comply with any court order or legal obligation, including responding to any lawful government or regulatory request, or if we believe disclosure is necessary to enforce or protect our rights, property, or safety, or that of our users or third parties.
Cookies. Due to automatic collection of cookies, we do not currently honor “do not track” requests. If you do not wish us to place cookies, you may set your browser to refuse some cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If you do so, please note that some parts of the Site, including Enthusiast Club, may then be inaccessible or may not function properly. Information on deleting or controlling cookies can be found at www.aboutcookies.org.
Opt-Out. You may opt out of receiving future marketing communications from us any time we request your personal information. You can opt out by clicking on the unsubscribe link in our online marketing communications. In addition, each email you receive from the Enthusiast Club will offer you the opportunity to cancel or “opt-out” of the Johnsonville Enthusiast Club email list. If you don’t like the idea of hearing from us via Johnsonville Enthusiast Club emails, please let us know by contacting us at 1-888-556-2728, or go to Johnsonville.com and click on the “Contact Johnsonville” section of the home page. Please provide us with your exact name and address, and we’ll promptly remove your information.
Johnsonville recognizes the privacy interests of children, and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information and otherwise comply with the requirements of any applicable law including the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. If you believe someone under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information, Johnsonville asks that you contact us through the methods described below.
If you choose to post a review or other comment on the Site, it may be displayed publicly. We may also share your posts from our social media pages on our Site. Please do not post anything that you do not wish to be public. Johnsonville is under no obligation to monitor any posting or transmission to or about the Site and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such posting or transmission, nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained therein or related thereto.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law. Johnsonville will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Johnsonville to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials.
Our postal address is
P.O. Box 906
Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085
We can be reached by telephone at 1-888-556-BRAT (2728).