Royal Aloha Franchise Company, LLC, d.b.a Bad Ass Coffee Company of Hawaii understands the importance of protecting the privacy of its website users. The information collected is used to market and improve the services we offer, to improve the website content, and to contact you with updates to the website or for other marketing purposes.
What information does Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii capture about visitors to its website?
Our web server uses an extended log file format which captures: date and time of visit, referring address (location from which a visitor comes to this website), type of Internet browser, and visitor’s IP address. (Each computer that connects to the Internet is assigned a unique number, an IP address, for identification purposes). The log file does not capture a visitor’s email address.
Does Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii ask for personal information?
Several areas of this website may ask for personal information. In these areas, your name, address, and email address are requested. This information is collected to help us further develop our services, to provide you access to valuable Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii Internet-based information and services.
Does Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii share my information?
We may disclose personally identifying information (PII) about you:
- With our service providers:We contract with companies who help with parts of our business operations. We require that our service providers only use your PII in connection with the services they perform for us.
- With service providers to our Advertisers:Our Advertisers may contract with companies who handle data (such as Advertisers’ customer lists) for them.
- With our subsidiaries and related companies
- Advertisers or any other third party
- In connection with the sale of our business:If a third party acquires some or all of our business or assets, we may disclose your PII in connection with the sale.
- We also share technical data that we collect about your browsing habits and your device (such as data relating to our cookies, tracking pixels and similar technologies) with other advertising companies in the digital advertising ecosystem. This enables them and us to better target ads to you.
Finally, we may disclose aggregated, anonymized information to our Advertisers and other third parties.
How does Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii use the information?
The information collected through this site helps us identify the type of website content our customers value most. We use this information to market and improve the website and our services. We also use this information to send you email notifications about updates to the website, and to contact you by other means for marketing and other purposes. Our policy is to not give, sell or otherwise distribute the information collected through this site to third parties outside of Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii (unless required by law); provided, however, in some cases we may use suppliers to assist us in collecting, using or otherwise processing for our benefit the information obtained through this site. Our practice is to require our suppliers to conduct such activities consistent with this policy and our requirements.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a series of data characters that, when programmed into a website, is placed by the web server into the browser’s application folder on your computer. Once placed onto your machine, the cookie will allow the website to “recognize” you as a unique individual.
Can cookies be removed from my hard drive?
Yes, cookies can be removed from your hard drive. Also, depending on what type of web browser and what browser version you are using, you may be able to change the properties on your cookie file so that cookies are not used or saved. Please check with your browser provider for more information on removing cookies.
Can I opt out from receiving further communication?
We recognize how important your online privacy is to you, so we offer the following options for controlling the targeted ads you receive and how we use your data:
You can opt out of receiving certain promotional communications (emails or text messaging) from Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii at any time by (i) for promotional e-mails, following the instructions provided in emails to click on the unsubscribe link, or if available by changing your communication preferences by logging onto your account; (ii) for text messages, following the instructions provided in text messages from Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii to text the word, “STOP”; and (iii) for app push notifications turn off push notifications on the settings of your device and/or the app, as applicable. Please note that your opt-out is limited to the e-mail address or phone number used and will not affect subsequent subscriptions. If you opt-out of only certain communications, other subscription communications may continue. Even if you opt out of receiving promotional communications, Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii may, subject to applicable law, continue to send you non-promotional communications, such as those about your account, transactions, servicing, or Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii’s ongoing business relations.
You can opt out of receiving targeted ads served by us or on our behalf by clicking on the blue icon in the corner of the ads we serve. Please note that, if you delete your cookies or upgrade your browser after having opted out, you will need to opt out again. Further, if you use multiple browsers or devices you will need to execute this opt-out on each browser or device.
You can opt-out of receiving targeted ads from us or other companies. You may use the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) opt out tool at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/, which will allow you to opt out of seeing targeted ads from us and from NAI approved member companies.
You may opt out of receiving targeted ads from other companies that perform ad targeting services by visiting the DAA website at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ and Your Online Choices website at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/.
Aloha! Like our customers, every inquiry is important to us and becomes the center of our attention. Whether you’d like to learn more about our coffees; open a franchise, or have a good (…or bad) experience that you would like to share with us…we’d like to know!