Important Information About This Website
Information Collection and Use
Affinia is the sole owner of the information collected on our Site. Affinia collects information at several different points on our Site.
Information may be collected for the purpose of allowing access to the Site, portions of which may be restricted to authorized users. A user may be requested to provide the user's name, user's email address, user's log-in information, user's employer, organizational department in which user is employed, user's job title, user's business contact information, business or organization name and contact information for the business or organization. We may anonymously track click stream information (for example, Internet protocol address, Internet service provider, platform type, date/time stamp, operating system, etc.), HTTP protocol information (for example, last URL requested, browser type, etc.), online contact information (for example, email address, etc.), state management mechanisms (for example, data allowing a user to be tracked consistently), search terms (for example, search text, etc.) and transactional information (for example, account transactions, etc.).
We encourage users to provide optional information, as applicable, so we can provide a more personalized experience on our Site. Information may be used to complete the current transaction, contact users by email, enhance our Site and product offerings, maintain and secure our Site, understand aggregated interests of users and understand your interests. We may retain all information for an indeterminate period of time.
Affinia uses website data to create profiles of our users. A profile is stored information that we may retain on individual users that details users' viewing preferences. Consequently, collected information is tied to the user's personally identifiable information so as to assist us in providing offers and improving the content of the Site for the user. Profiles may be used to direct pertinent marketing promotions to users.
Communications from the Site
When customers provide us with contact information, we may use such information to contact the user and deliver sales and product information that may be useful to the user.
In general, we do not provide personal information about our customers to non-affiliated third parties for their own use (for example, we do not sell email lists). We may provide information about your use of the Site to your company or organization, in the event that your company or organization is an Affinia customer.
We may share any information with governmental agencies or other authorities when compelled to do so by subpoena or court order. We may also share information in connection with fraud prevention or investigation, or when otherwise permitted or required by law.
We may use third-party service providers, such as website contractors and fulfillment companies. Such third parties may have access to some or all of the collected information and may utilize cookies or other technologies on our behalf. Such third parties may be contractually restricted from using your information in any manner other than in helping us to provide you with the products and services available from Affinia.
As we continue to develop our business, we may sell certain portions of our assets. In such transactions, collected or customer information (including personal information) may constitute a part of the transferred business assets.
Affinia takes reasonable steps to provide physical, technical and administrative security in our facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of personal information.
Correcting/Updating/Deleting/Deactivating Personal Information
If a user wishes to correct or update information or no longer desires our services, such user may notify us of requested changes by contacting us as described in the Contact Information section below.
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