BelloMarc Privacy Policy

Last Updated: April 15th, 2013



Thank you for visiting BelloMarc.com. At BelloMarc, we operate our business based on a foundation of integrity, honesty and trust. We value every one of the relationships we have established with our customers. Our mission is to provide our customers a positive shopping experience. We appreciate your patronage and want to ensure you that information you provide to us is safe-guarded and respected as if it were our own.


Preserving your privacy is only one facet of our mission to provide our customers a positive experience on our site. At no time do we ever disclose, share, sell or rent any information collected within our site to third parties. In order to provide you with the utmost personalized level of service we collect information from our customers at various points at BelloMarc.com.


When you submit information to us, you are giving us your consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy. When you share information with us, you enable us to provide services such as a request for personalized reminders to be emailed to you and others about product updates. Whether you choose to use our personal services or not, we pledge, to you, our commitment to keep your information private and uphold our respect for your privacy.


We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Please check the date of our Privacy Policy each time you visit the site for the most up-to-date information.


Order Placement. When placing an order, BelloMarc requires shoppers to provide contact information (name, phone number, email address, and shipping address), as well as financial information (payment information). Information is used for billing purposes and order processing. In the event we encounter an issue with an order, we will contact the shopper utilizing the information supplied when the order was placed. When placing an order, information may be used for the following:

  • Fulfilling an order, including shipment of the product and credit card verification
  • Sending an order confirmation
  • Respond to any customer service requests, questions or concerns
  • Administer an account
  • Send a newsletter, including marketing communications (optional)
  • Improve our site and marketing efforts
  • Generate anonymous demographics


Log Files. The only personal information collected by BelloMarc through our web sites is information that is submitted to us voluntarily and knowingly by site visitors. When you simply browse our site, no personal information is being collected by BelloMarc. Web site usage information is collected internally to improve the products and services we provide to you. Web site usage information is not personally identifiable information. It describes how our web site is used and navigated, including the number and frequency of visitors to each web page and the length of their stay. Web site usage information also includes the domain names of browsers who visit our web site, time of day the web site was visited, and other non-personally identifiable information.

Cookies may be used to keep track of preferences and profile information. Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personal information.


Third Party Web beacons. BelloMarc.com contains electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) and is used along with cookies to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used and may be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails and links have been opened by recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications and marketing campaigns. A 3rd party gathers information about how BelloMarc.com is used. This information is used to understand, optimize and improve how the site functions. One of these third-party web beacons used is from Yahoo! It helps us in analyzing where visitors go and what they do while visiting our website. Yahoo! may also use anonymous information about your visits to this and other websites in order to improve its products and services and provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by Yahoo!, click here.


Cookies and IP Addresses. BelloMarc.com is firmly dedicated to our customers' privacy. Like many sites, we use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and provide a better web experience. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your shopping cart and gather general demographic information. We use cookies to keep track of your shopping cart and for other purposes like personalizing the site. Cookies are a small piece of information stored by your internet browser to your computer's hard disk. Most browsers are usually set up to initially accept cookies. If you set your browser to reject cookies, the site will not be able to recognize your account, your cart, or any personalization. We do not and cannot use cookies to gather your confidential information that may be stored on your hard disk. Third Party advertisers also help us display tailored content to our customers and serve ads on our behalf. These advertisers may also utilize cookies and/or web beacons to measure effectiveness, efficiencies, etc. of the sites. You can opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.


Links to Other Websites. BelloMarc.com may include links to other websites whose privacy practices may differ from those of BelloMarc. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any and all websites you visit.


Yahoo! Merchant Solutions. BelloMarc.com is hosted by Yahoo! Merchant Solutions. Yahoo! hosts the store pages, ordering system, and collects your billing information directly from you for the purpose of processing that information on our behalf. If you accessed BelloMarc.com through Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! automatically collects information about your shopping experience to provide us a better understanding about who visits our site. Please see the Yahoo! Privacy Policy for more information about how Yahoo! uses this information. Yahoo! Merchant Solutions uses cookies and log files to track visitors to our site. The statistics collected provide us information about Web site usage.


E-mail Communications. BelloMarc.com offers many ways to provide information on the latest product offerings and promotions. Newsletters and other promotional correspondences are optional. To discontinue receiving our newsletters or promotional discount emails, follow the unsubscribe instructions included in the emails or contact us: service@bellomarc.com


Safeguarding Our Shoppers’ Information. At BelloMarc.com we work diligently to protect the security of our shoppers’ information. Our goal is to provide a safe and secure shopping environment. This is accomplished by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you provide. This state-of-the-art technology protects your data from unauthorized third parties. SSL encrypts personal information, including credit card number, name and address during transactions. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and your BelloMarc account when using a public or shared computer. Always make sure to log out of your account when finished.


Our Commitment to Children's Privacy. BelloMarc does not sell products to minors. If you are under the age of 18, please use BelloMarc.com under the supervision of a parent or guardian.