Effective date: September 20, 2020
The Spice Train (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the https://thespicetrain.com Website.
This page explains our policies regarding the use of this Website and the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you visit our Website and the choices you have associated with that data.
Use of this Website
All content on this Website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without prior notice. By continuing to use this Website you are understanding and agreeing that you are fully responsible for your own use of the information that is given on this Website. We assume no responsibility for any errors or omissions that may appear on the Website.
Any dietary, health or medical information is also for general information only and should not in any way be taken as medical advice.
If you have any concerns about how you may react to any particular ingredient or recipe that is posted on this Website, please consult a medical professional before creating and using the recipe.
By creating and using any recipe posted on this Website, you assume the risk of any potential adverse reaction or injury that may result. You are responsible for the safety of the food. A great resource is foodsafety.gov.
All nutrition information provided for any recipe posted on this Website is for informational purposes only and should not be treated as a USDA food label. We obtain recipe nutrition data through a third-party application and we are not responsible for any errors in this data.
Information Collection And Use
We use your data to provide and improve the service we provide. By using our Website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our service to you.
Types of Data Collected
Personal Data You Can Choose to Submit
While using our Website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). For example, we ask for Personal Data when you leave a comment in the comments section of this Website. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- First name and last name
- Cookies and Usage Data
We may also collect information on how our Website is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers that tell us what type of device you are using to access our Website (desktop, computer, phone, etc.) and other diagnostic data.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a Website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Website use.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Website.
Examples of Cookies we use:
- Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Website.
- Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Use of Data
The Spice Train uses the collected data for various purposes:
- To provide and maintain the Website.
- To notify you about changes to the Website.
- To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Website when you choose to do so, such as the comments section.
- To provide customer care and support.
- To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Website.
- To monitor the usage of the Website.
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues.
Transfer Of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those in your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to the United States and process it there.
Security Of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100 percent secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Website.
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.