What Personally Identifiable Information Does Bluefly Collect?
Bluefly collects the following types of personally identifiable information from you:
- User Provided Information: You may affirmatively provide Bluefly with certain personally identifiable information (such as your name, email address, postal address, phone number, birthdate, and credit card information) when participating in various activities on the Website.
- Log File Information: Bluefly's servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit the Website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser language, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
- Information Collected by "Clear GIFs": Bluefly and/or third parties that we contract with may employ "clear GIFs" (a.k.a. Web Beacons), tracking pixels or similar devices, which are used to track the online usage patterns anonymously (i.e., in a non-personally-identifiable manner). In addition, Bluefly may also use these devices in HTML-based emails sent to users to track which emails are opened by recipients.
How Does Bluefly Use Personally Identifiable Information?
Bluefly will use information you provide to process and fulfill your order, including to send you emails to confirm your order status and shipment. In addition, it may use personally identifiable information to deliver product offers and other content specific to your interests.
If you have not opted out from receiving emails from Bluefly, it may use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send commercial or marketing messages. Bluefly also may use your email address for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major Website changes or for customer service purposes). You cannot opt out of receiving emails for non-marketing or administrative purposes.
Bluefly uses aggregated information (such as anonymous user usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, clickstream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Website and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing user preferences and trends. In addition, Bluefly may use "cookies¿ clear gifs and log file information to deliver product offers and other content specific to your interests, and remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it each time you visit the Website.
Will Bluefly Share Personally Identifiable Information with Others?
Bluefly will not share your personally identifiable information (such as name or email address) with other, third-party companies (other than its subsidiary and other affiliated companies) for their commercial or marketing use without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you have the ability to opt-in or opt-out, except as set forth herein.
If you provide us with your name and postal address, we may make this information available to other companies who want to mail you information about their products. Of course, you always have the option to not have such information shared (For instructions on how to insure that this information will not be shared, please see below).
Bluefly may share non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous User usage data, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third-parties to assist them in understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the Website.
In addition, Bluefly may release personally identifiable information: (i) to the extent it has a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with any applicable law, enforce any provision of the Conditions of Use, protect itself against any liability, defend itself against any claims, protect the rights, property and personal safety of any user or protect the public welfare; or (ii) to respond to a court order, subpoena, or search warrant.
How can I remove my name from your direct mail or email list?
To unsubscribe from email:
To unsubscribe from Bluefly marketing email, click here and follow the simple instructions.
Note: Please allow up to five business days to process your request to unsubscribe.
To unsubscribe from Bluefly's Direct Mail Program:
Send email to [email protected]
Include your email address, full name, physical mailing address and zip code
i.e. [email protected]
42 W. 39th Street
New York, NY 10018
Type Dmoptout as the subject line
Is My Information Secure?
Bluefly has implemented security measures to protect personally identifiable information collected on the Website against loss, misuse or alteration. In addition, your account information is protected by a password for your privacy and security. It is important that you protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer by logging off once you have finished using a shared computer. Moreover, despite the precautions described above, Bluefly cannot and does not guarantee that the individual user information you have transmitted will not be intercepted by others and/or decrypted or accidentally disclosed, and it accepts no liability for any unintentional disclosure.
In the Event of Merger, Sale, or Bankruptcy
In the event that Bluefly is acquired by or merged with a third party entity, it reserves the right to transfer or assign the information it has collected from users as part of such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control. In the unlikely event of Bluefly¿s bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors' rights generally, Bluefly may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred, or used.
You must be 13 years and older to register to use the Website. As a result, Bluefly does not collect information about children.
Special Note to International Users
California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of the Website who are California residents to request certain information regarding its disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail with "California Privacy Rights" in the heading to [email protected] or write us at:
Bluefly Privacy Rights
42 West 39th Street, 9th Floor
New York, New York 10018