Paper&String Privacy Policy

Last Updated September 28, 2010

Paper & String, Inc. and its affiliated sites, (individually and jointly, “Paper & String”) each takes your privacy seriously. This notice describes Paper & String’s privacy policy as it pertains to the web pages and services located at (collectively, the “Site”). We may from time-to-time revise this Privacy Policy, and we will endeavor to make the date of last revision available at the top of this page, so please be sure to check back periodically. By using the Site, you are acknowledging and accepting this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of the Site after changes have been posted to the Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such changes.

What information we collect: Paper & String may ask for and collect from you personally identifiable, financial and other information at certain points throughout the Site. Depending on the information and/or services you request, you may be asked to provide your name, address, telephone number, email address, credit card or other information about you or your business and other information.

In addition to the information you knowingly provide, Paper & String collects the domain names and IP addresses of its visitors, along with usage statistics (e.g., types of web browsers and operating systems used) and browsing history. This data is used to help operate and promote Paper & String’s activities and listing of retailers and service and products and to administer the Site. Paper & String may combine this information with the personally identifiable and other information it collects.

How Paper & String uses your information: Paper & String may use your information:

  • To verify credit and process payments.
  • To provide you with personalized content.
  • To process and respond to inquiries.
  • For the purposes for which you provided the information.
  • To improve the content and navigability of the Site.
  • To alert you to new features, special events, exhibits, displays, and services, and to deliver newsletters or similar instruments from which you may opt out.
  • To enforce the Terms of Use.

In the future, we may transfer or sell some or all or our assets. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred assets. In the event of a transfer or sale of some or all of our assets including our database, customer information might be transferred. We will require buyers to honor our privacy policy.

Information Sharing with Unaffiliated Third Parties: Paper & String may disclose your personally identifiable and other information to another entity (i) for purposes of outsourcing one or more of the functions, activities, or uses described in the previous section; (ii) to confirm or update information provided by you; (iii) to inform you of important information; and/or (iv) as a part of a transfer or sale of assets as described in the previous section. We may also share your information in response to a subpoena, legal order or official request, when we believe you have acted in violation of the Terms of Use, when we believe that doing so may protect your safety or the safety of others, or if we are required to do so for any reason under law or legal process.

Information Sharing with Related Companies: We may share your personally identifiable and other information with other entities in the Paper & String family, now or hereafter organized, and will require the recipient to comply with the provisions of this privacy policy.

Sharing and use of de-identified information: Without limiting or restricting any other provision of this Privacy Policy, information that is de-identified (stripped of any information that could be used to identify you or your business) may be used by Paper & String for any reason and shared freely with third parties.

How we collect information: In addition to the methods described above, we may also collect information using cookies, web beacons or similar technologies. These methods permit us to collect various types of information, including which pages you visit, which of our email messages you read, and other information.

How we protect information: Paper & String attempts to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your personal and financial information. Our servers are protected by reasonable physical and electronic security measures.

Links: The Site may contain links to third-party Sites. Paper & String is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Sites.

Your California Privacy Rights: If you are a California resident, you are entitled by law to request an Information Sharing Disclosure. If you request it, we will provide you with a notice of your right to prevent sharing of your personal information as well as a cost-free means of doing so. To receive such a notice, submit a request to the email address listed in the Contacts section below, specifying that you seek your “California Customer Choice Notice.” Please allow thirty days for a response

Contacts: If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions regarding this privacy policy, please contact us at


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