Sparky Abrasives recognizes that privacy is important. Sparky
Abrasives may request personal information from you via Internet forms,
such as your name, e-mail address, company name, company address,
telephone number, etc., to which your response is completely voluntary
Sparky Abrasives will use this information for business purposes only,
such as providing you with literature and information you request
through trade publications, trade shows and direct contact with Sparky
Abrasives. Sparky Abrasives may also use this information to alert you
to new products and services.
Sparky Abrasives collects domain information as part of site use
analysis. This data enables us to enhance our web-based offerings by
tracking browser information, how often visitors view site content and
which site content is viewed most often. This information is collected
automatically and requires no action on your part.
Sparky Abrasives does not share any information collected via the Internet with third parties.
Sparky Abrasives does provide links to other sites that are not
maintained by Sparky Abrasives or its partners. Sparky Abrasives does
not endorse these sites and is not responsible for site content. When
you visit these sites, Sparky Abrasives encourages you to read
individual site privacy policies, as their standards may differ.
If you have any further questions about FMS Corporation's privacy policies, please direct your e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terms and Conditions of Sale
- APPLICATION OF TERMS. The following
terms and conditions shall govern the sale by Sparky Abrasives
("Seller") to the entity ("Customer") named on the invoice, quotation
or acknowledgment that will be provided to Customer for the sale of
products sold by Seller (the "products"). Customer agrees to be bound
by and accepts these terms and conditions and acknowledges that these
terms and conditions supersede any terms and conditions of any purchase
order or similar document placed by Customer and are a condition to
Seller's obligations hereunder. Any attempt to modify, supplement or
amend these terms and conditions will be void unless agreed to in
writing by Seller. Seller retains the right to revise or modify these
terms and conditions of sale at any time without notice, with said
revisions and modifications applying to sales of products subsequent
- PAYMENT TERMS; ORDERS. All orders are
not binding on Seller unless accepted by Seller. Acceptance is
determined at the sole discretion of Seller and orders can be rejected
for any reason at any time. Customer may not cancel or modify orders,
except with Seller's written consent. Customer shall pay invoices upon
receipt from the date of the invoices unless Seller has agreed to
other terms, in writing, or unless Seller requires C.O.D. payment or
credit card payment. International deliveries require irrevocable letter
of credit, or payment by Visa or MasterCard, unless Seller has agreed
to other terms in writing. Electronic transfer of funds upon shipping
is also acceptable; however, the customer is responsible for any fees
associated with electronic transfer of funds. All quotes and sales are
in U.S. dollar currency. Customer agrees to pay interest on all past
due sums at the lesser of 1.5% per month or the highest rate allowed by
law. If Customer breaches any provision in this paragraph, Seller
shall be entitled, in addition to all other available remedies, to
recover all collection costs, including but not limited to attorney
- SHIPPING; TAXES. All products purchased
by Customer will be shipped F.O.B. Seller's facilities. Prices do not
include shipping and handling charges, sales, use, excise, gross
receipts, import and export taxes or similar taxes, customs charges or
duties. Customer is responsible for all such taxes and charges unless
seller has agreed to other terms in writing. APO/FPO/DPO will not calculate shipping at the cart page. Shipping will be calculated when the product ships from seller's warehouse.
- TITLE AND RISK OF LOSS; DELIVERY. Title
and risk of loss shall pass to Customer upon delivery to Customer from
Seller's facility. "Delivery" shall mean the point at which Seller or
Seller's agent turns over possession of the products to any of the
following: Customer, Customer's employee or agent, a common carrier, or
Customer's warehouse, and not necessarily the final destination shown
on any invoice, quotation, acknowledgment or order. Seller may deliver
the products ordered in installments. Any delivery or shipment dates
given by Seller are estimates only and Seller is not liable for any
loss, damage, cost or expense for any failure to deliver in accordance
with the given delivery or shipment date.
- DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. With the
exception of any separate written warranty provided by seller for the
products being sold, seller makes no representations or warranties
regarding the products being sold and all warranties, express or
implied, are hereby disclaimed (including implied warranties of
merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose). No oral or
written information or advice given by Seller, its dealers,
distributors, agents or employees shall create a warranty or in any way
increase the scope of any warranty, and no such persons have authority
to modify any aspect of any warranty or create any other warranties.
- LIMITATION OF DAMAGES. Under no
circumstances shall seller be liable for any indirect, special,
punitive, incidental, or consequential damages resulting from the sale
or use of the products, whether based upon breach of warranty, breach of
contract, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory, and
the liability of seller in connection with such sale or use of any
products shall not exceed the price of the products on which such
liability is based. Such damages include, but are not limited to, loss
of profits, loss of revenue, loss of use of the products or any
hardware system associated equipment, cost of capital, cost of
substitute or replacement equipment, facilities or services, down time,
purchaser's time, claims of third parties, including customers, and
injury to property.
- SELLER PRODUCTS AVAILABILITY. Product
availability may be limited. Products may not be available for
immediate delivery. Seller reserves the right, without liability or
prior notice, to revise or cease to make available any or all products.
- FORCE MAJEURE. Seller shall not be
liable if it is unable to perform any of its obligations contained in
these terms and conditions due to directly or indirectly, the failure
of seller's supplier to deliver as promised; sabotage; failure or
delays in transportation, utility service or commun
Thank you for shopping with Sparky Abrasives
Information We Automatically Collect
You may adjust your browser settings to limit certain tracking or to decline cookies, but by doing so, you may not be able to use certain features on the site.
Even without a cookie, you can still utilize all benefits and most of the features of our Site, including making a purchase, but we will not be able to recognize you as a registered user unless you log in. Our system may not respond to Do Not Track requests or headers from some or all browsers. We may use certain third parties to provide you with more relevant online advertising based on your activities on our site. For certain service providers, such as social media platforms, and on your mobile device, you can adjust your privacy and advertising settings to limit your tracking for advertising or control whether you receive more relevant advertising.
Information You Provide to Us
We only collect certain information from you when you provide it to us, such as when you: register; place an order, or contact us. The information we collect from you may include your name, mailing address, daytime telephone number, mobile phone number, email address, account user name and password, and payment information. If you use a third party login to register or otherwise link to us, we may receive certain information about you from the third party (such as Facebook as an example) based on your registration and privacy settings on that third party service.
Information Collected From Other Sources
We may obtain information about you from other sources, including social networks that you use to connect with us. This information may include name, user name, demographic information, updated address or contact information, interests, and publicly-observed data, such as from social media and online activity. We may also combine the information we receive from and about you, including the information you provide to us on the website, information we receive from third parties, information we automatically collect (as explained above), and information provided or collected offline when you order directly from our location.
We encourage you to register when purchasing on our site, however registration is not required. Our site registration requires users to provide contact information (such as name, mailing address, daytime telephone number, mobile phone number, email address, log in name and password). You must be 13 years of age or older to register. Registration helps us to provide you with a quick and simple checkout experience. The customer contact information you provide will be used to contact you concerning the status of an order, answer your questions and, unless you choose to opt-out, to send you communications about upcoming sales, contests, promotions and product information. You acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your registration information and password. You are responsible for all use of sparkyabrasives.com under your registered account.
We may use the information we collect from and about you for the following purposes:
1. To provide you with a quick and simple checkout experience;
2. To process your orders, contact you concerning the status of an order, answer any of your questions, or otherwise contact and communicate with you
3. To provide you with customized content, targeted offers, and advertising on the Service, other websites or via text message, and to contact you about upcoming Sparky Abrasives sales, promotions, and product information
4. To allow you to participate in promotions
5. To help us learn more about our website to improve their purchasing experience and our business;
6. To address problems with the website, and to protect the security of the sparkyabrasives.com and our business;
7. To contact you about upcoming promotions and otherwise as described to you at the point of collection.
We may disclose the information we collect from and about you as follows:
1. To our service providers, if the disclosure will enable them to perform a business, professional, or technical support function for us.
2. For payment processing and authorization, fraud protection and credit risk reduction, website evaluation and data analysis, and distributing marketing and promotional material.
3. To comply with the law, to respond to governmental inquiries or requests, to enforce our policies, or to protect our or others' rights, property, or safety.
4. Otherwise, with your consent.
We may share aggregate, non-personally identifiable information about sparkyabrasives.com users with third parties.
Updating Your Information
Please note that, at all times, you are responsible for updating the personal information you provide to us. If you have registered with us, you may update your personal information through your registered account on sparkyabrasives.com at any time. If you elect to delete some or all of your personal information, keep in mind that we may retain transactional data in accordance with various laws, regulations and our Company's retention policy. Please read further in the policy for more detail in regards to opting out.
Changes To Our Privacy Statement
We may amend this Privacy Statement at any time. If we make any changes in the way we collect, use, and/or share your personal information, we will notify you by sending you an email at the last email address that you provided us, and/or by posting notice of the changes on sparkyabrasives.com.
Option To Opt-out and Disclosure
You also have the right to access your personal data, provide to you the manner in which it is collected, where it is stored, and the usage of said personal data (listed above). At all times, you have the option of "opting out" By this, you may request at any time to have all of your data removed from all collection points (regardless of the length of time in which we collected and used this data), and you will receive confirmation that it has been completed. Please note that any subsequent transaction will involve obtaining and storing personal data.
If you choose to opt-out of the email database (by either unsubscribing on the website, through the customer contact center (phone), or by using the unsubscribe link found within emails), you may continue to receive non-marketing email messages from us, including, but not limited to, information pertaining to your order in a purely transactional capacity.
Security Of Information
Our website uses industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL)/Transport Layer Security (TLS) technology, to provide encryption of personal information such as your name, address and credit card details. In this way, information passed between your computer and our website cannot be read in the unlikely event of someone intercepting it. All credit and debit card transactions are secure. We will only accept orders using SSL/TLS technology-this means you cannot inadvertently reveal personal information by using an unsecured connection. In order for SSL/TLS security to work, you must use an SSL/TLS enabled browser.
Please note that email encryption is not always secure, so please use our website for placing your order. If you still have reservations, you can call to place your order at 1-800-328-4560.
We do not show your credit card details on any paperwork. To prevent fraudulent or unauthorized use of credit cards for first-time buyers, we insist that your first order is delivered directly to the card holder's registered address. Additionally, we randomly select orders for authorization checks prior to processing.
In the event of a data breach where your personal information is at risk, we are obligated to notify you, the consumer, as to the extent of the data breach, and what steps are being undertaken to resolve the issue. By law, if your personal data is compromised, we will notify you within 72 hours upon learning of the security incident.
Links To Other Websites
Sparkyabrasives.com contains links to other sites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other websites or apps. Accordingly, we recommend that you review the Privacy Statement posted on any website or app that you access through sparkyabrasives.com. The terms and conditions herein do not apply to any such linked websites or apps. Sparky Abrasives does not endorse any linked websites or apps, or the information, materials, products or services that are contained in or accessible through such linked websites or apps. Sparky Abrasives disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to the information, materials, products and services that are contained in or accessible through linked websites or apps, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.
You acknowledge and agree that Sparky Abrasives is not responsible for the content, accuracy, legality, decency, copyright compliance, privacy practices, security or any other aspects of any such linked websites or apps, and that the access or use of any such linked websites or apps is solely at your own risk, and you hereby waive any and all claims against Sparky Abrasives with respect to usage of these third party applications and or websites.