Last updated on April 30, 2008.
The Site and the Products and Services are intended for adult audiences, and IKCS does not knowingly collect any personal information from anyone under 13 years of age.
Entities collecting personal information
Personal information on this Site is collected on behalf of Nordic Reach by IKCS, who is responsible for this site. IKCS’s address is 354 North Avenue, Cranford, NJ, USA, and its telephone number is 203-299-0380.
Updating your personal information and privacy preferences
You have the right to access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences at any time. With respect to Registration Information (as defined in the section entitled "Protection of your personal information"), this may be accomplished by linking to your account at My Account, where you can view and make changes to your personal information. You may also access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences (such as whether you wish to receive promotional communications) by writing IKCS at:
IKCS: Change of Address/Privacy
P.O. Box 4587
New York, NY 10163, USA
Please include your name, address, and/or e-mail address when you contact us. No specific form is required to notify IKCS of changes to your address or privacy preferences.
Personal information submitted through this Site or in connection with the Products and Services that is not Registration Information is not accessible online. To access and/or correct such information and privacy preferences (such as whether you wish to receive promotional communications), you may write IKCS at:
IKCS Change of Address/Privacy
P.O. Box 4587
New York, NY 10163, USA
In your correspondence, please indicate with as much detail as possible the location on this Site or otherwise where you provided your personal information.
Collection of personal information
As a visitor to this Site, you can engage in many activities without providing any personal information. In connection with other activities, such as utilizing online subscription order forms or hosted Products and Services, IKCS may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting a form. It is optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, IKCS may ask that you provide personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including ZIP code), country of residence, e-mail address, telephone, and other personal information. When ordering Products and Services via the Site, you may be asked to provide a credit card number. Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity. Similarly, if you wish to delete your information that is mandatory, you will no longer be able to engage in a particular activity or log in to access data under My Account.
By using this Site and the Products and Services, you agree and acknowledge that personal information collected through the Site or in connection with the Products and Services may be transferred across IKCS offices. You also acknowledge that under certain circumstances or with respect to certain activities, the collection, transfer, storage, and processing of your information may be undertaken by trusted third parties. Such third parties are bound by contract with IKCS not to use your personal information for their own purposes or provide it to any third parties. One instance where this could occur is in conjunction with the preparation for mailing of magazine or the shipment of campaign products.
In order to reduce errors in our database, authenticate our users, prevent abuse of our Site and the Products and Services, and provide more consistent, relevant experiences to our users, we may on occasion supplement the personal information you submit to us with information from third-party sources. For example, if permitted under applicable law, we may supplement your Registration Information with address information provided by the U.S. Postal Service to qualify your information and prevent errors in our database. As permissible, we may also supplement the information you provide to us with demographic and other information (such as age or interest in travel, design or photography) stored in third-party databases in order to make it more likely that marketing communications we send will be of interest to you.
How your personal information is used
IKCS collects your information in order to record, support and facilitate your participation in the activities you select. If you subscribe to a magazine title or newspaper, for example, the information is used to mail printed copies of the item and offer other benefits that may be made available to registered users. As another example, if you enter a contest, information is collected to qualify the entry and to contact you regarding the contest or prize awards. Your personal information is also used to track customer preferences and keep you informed about special offers, and other products and services of IKCS and selected third parties unless you have opted not to receive such communications or such communications are prohibited by law.
IKCS may collect information about the use of the Products and Services and the Site, such as the number of downloads, types of Services used, how many users we receive daily, and the IP/Internet address of your computer. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying any user individually.
IKCS may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for improving the Site and the Products and Services, providing more relevant experiences to our customers and for statistical analysis.
Your choices with respect to personal information
There are other instances in which IKCS may divulge your personal information, such as where required by law, regulation, or litigation. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that such disclosure should be made for reasons of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance.
Protection of your personal information
The personal information that you provide in connection with registering yourself as a user of the Site, as a subscribes, or user of the Products and Services is classified as Registration Information. Registration Information is protected in several ways. Access by you to your Registration Information is available through a password and unique customer ID. In addition, your Registration Information resides on secure servers that only selected IKCS personnel and contractors have access to via password. IKCS encrypts your personal information and thereby strives to prevent unauthorized parties from viewing such information when it is transmitted to IKCS.
Personal information that you provide that does not constitute Registration Information also resides on secure servers and is accessible only to selected IKCS personnel and contractors via password. Since this information is not accessible online by you, you will not be asked to select a password in order to view or modify such information.
Please note that any information you post to a public bulletin board, such as the IKCS commentary service under individual content pages on Site, is available to all persons accessing that location, and your e-mail address may also be posted on these venues. The information you share, including your email address, would then be available to all persons accessing these venues, and such information may be read, collected or used by others for any purpose, including sending you unsolicited messages. IKCS is not responsible for any information you elect to submit in these venues or the use of such information. In addition, you should be aware that there are postings in which subscribers are e-mailed a copy of all messages posted to the Site on a particular topic. Consequently, if you post a message to any of the open forums, your e-mail address may be accessible or sent to those subscribers who have indicated an interest in the topic of your message.
In order to improve our Products and Services and the Site and provide more convenient, relevant experiences to our customers, we and our vendors may use "cookies", “web beacons”, and similar devices to track your activities.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, and most Products and Services that include similar devices are typically initially activated to collect data. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it.
IKCS Attn: Privacy/Customer Information, P.O. Box 4587, New York NY 10163