Effective Date:November 18, 2022
Welcome! We are Kargo Technologies, Corp. This Privacy Notice explains how Kargo, Inc. (“Kargo”, “we”, “us” or “our”) collects, uses, discloses, and otherwise processes personal data (as defined below) in connection with our websites, including https://mykargo.com (the “Sites”), and other websites we own and operate that link to this Privacy Notice, and the related content, platform, services, products, and other functionality offered on or through our services (collectively, the “Services”). It does not address our privacy practices relating to Kargo employees and other personnel.
Kargo is the controller of the personal data we hold about you in connection with your use of the Services. This means that we determine and are responsible for how your personal data is used.
When our customers use our Services to submit, manage, or otherwise use content relating to our customers’ data (“Customer Data”), we have contractually committed ourselves to only process such personal data on behalf of and under the instruction of the respective customer, who is the “data controller”. This Privacy Notice does not apply to such processing, and we recommend you read the privacy notice of the respective customer if their processing concerns your personal data.
We collect personal data in a variety of ways. For example, you may provide us your personal data when you place an order, register for an account, submit a job application, post a review, send us messages, subscribe to our mailing lists, newsletters or other forms of marketing communications, or use some other feature of our Services.
We may link or combine your activities and information collected from you on our Sites with information we receive from third parties, as well as information we collect automatically through tracking technologies (defined below). This allows us to provide you with a personalized experience regardless of how you interact with us.
Personal Data Collected from You
We may collect the following categories personal data submitted to us by individuals through the Services:
Personal Data Automatically Collected
As is true of many digital properties, we and our third-party partners may automatically collect certain information from or in connection with your device when visiting or interacting with our Services, such as the list below and in the sub-sections here:
We and our third-party providers may use (i) cookies or small data files that are stored on an individual’s computer and (ii) related technologies, such as web beacons, pixels, embedded scripts, location-identifying technologies and logging technologies (collectively, “cookies”) to automatically collect this personal data. We may also use this information to distinguish you from other users of our Services. This helps us monitor and analyze how you use and interact with our Services. It also helps us and our partners to determine products and services that may be of interest to you. For more information about these practices and your choices regarding cookies, please see the Control Over Your Information section.
Personal Data from Third Parties
We also obtain personal data from third parties, which we often combine with personal data we collect either automatically or directly from an individual.
We may receive the same categories of personal data as described above from the following third parties:
Additional Uses of Personal Data
We may use personal data we collect to:
Where you choose to contact us, we may need additional information to fulfill the request or respond to inquiries. We may provide you with additional privacy-related information where the scope of the inquiry/request or personal data we require fall outside the scope of this Privacy Notice. In that case, the additional privacy notice will govern how we may process the information provided at that time.
Our Disclosure of Personal Data
We may also share, transmit, disclose, grant access to, make available, and provide personal data with and to third parties, as follows:
We may participate in interest-based advertising and use third party advertising companies to serve you targeted advertisements based on your browsing history. We permit third party online advertising networks, social media companies and other third-party services, to collect information about your use of our Services over time so that they may play or display ads on our Services, on other websites or services you may use, and on other devices you may use. Typically, though not always, the information used for interest-based advertising is collected through tracking technologies, such as cookies, web beacons, embedded scripts, location-identifying technologies, and similar technology, which recognize the device you are using and collect information, including click stream information, browser type, time and date you visited the Sites, AdID, precise geolocation and other information. We may share a common account identifier (such as a hashed email address or user ID) with our third-party advertising partners to help identify you across devices. We and our third-party partners use this information to make the advertisements you see online more relevant to your interests, as well as to provide advertising-related services such as reporting, attribution, analytics and market research. We may also use services provided by third parties (such as social media platforms) to serve targeted ads to you and others on such platforms. We may do this by providing a hashed version of your email address or other information to the platform provider.
We may engage in interest-based advertising through the following:
You may control your information in the following ways:
Our Services are not directed to, and we do not intend to, or knowingly, collect or solicit personal data from children under the age of 16. If an individual is under the age of 16, they should not use our Services or otherwise provide us with any personal data either directly or by other means. If a child under the age of 16 has provided personal data to us, we encourage the child’s parent or guardian to contact us to request that we remove the personal data from our systems. If we learn that any personal data we collect has been provided by a child under the age of 16, we will promptly delete that personal data.
Our Services may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Except where we post, link to or expressly adopt or refer to this Privacy Notice, this Privacy Notice does not apply to, and we are not responsible for, any personal data practices of third-party websites and online services or the practices of other third parties. To learn about the personal data practices of third parties, please visit their privacy notices.
We may update this Privacy Notice from time to time. When we make changes to this Privacy Notice, we will change the date at the beginning of this Privacy Notice. If we make material changes to this Privacy Notice, we will notify individuals by email to their registered email address, by prominent posting on our Services, or through other appropriate communication channels. All changes shall be effective from the date of publication unless otherwise provided.