Privacy Policy

Kuvée  (“Kuvée,” “we” or “us”) is committed to protecting the privacy of our users’ personal information. This Privacy Policy describes how our website www.kuvée.com and our soon-to-be launched mobile app (together, the “Website” or the “Site”) collects, uses, stores and discloses our visitors’ personal information.   By accessing our Website, you are demonstrating your consent to the terms in our Privacy Policy. 

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on this page and update the Privacy Policy modification date.   Please check back regularly to review any changes to this Privacy Policy. If you use or access the Site after this policy is modified, you are providing your consent to the changes.  If you do not agree to any changed version of this Privacy Policy, you should not use or access our Website.  This policy was last modified on March 21, 2016. 

Personal Information

Personal Information is information about you that you provide to us that is personally identifying, such as your name and email address and that is not otherwise publicly available. The legal definition of Personal Information depends on your physical location and may include other types of information. Only the definition that applies to your physical location will apply to you under this Privacy Policy.

What Personal Information Do We Collect and How Do We Use It?

You can browse the Site and read our blog without providing us with any information, although your IP address and non-personally identifying browser information will be collected.  Providing personal information such as your name or email address or providing payment information is entirely voluntary.   When you access the Site, and when you choose to provide this information, you are providing your consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy.  

Subscriptions, Emails and Updates

When you become a subscriber or sign up for our newsletter or email updates, we collect your email address and password. When you sign up to receive updates on our launch, we collect your name and email address.   We use this information to create and manage your account if you subscribe, to respond to your inquiries, and to send you informational and promotional emails and updates.  You can unsubscribe from our emails by clicking “Unsubscribe” at the bottom of the emails we send to you.

Mobile Phone Numbers

When you register your smart bottle, we will collect your mobile phone number and address information in order to create, manage and service your account.  We may send you text messages about your subscription and account, as well as promotional text messages.  If you provide your mobile telephone number, you are providing your consent to receive text messages from Kuvée. 

Careers

When you apply for a job with us, we collect your email address and the information you provide on your resume or CV, which may include personal information.  We use this information to assess your qualifications, to respond to your inquiry, and to contact you for further information or an interview if we decide to do so.   We retain your information until the position you applied for is filled. 

Public Postings

If you post information to public areas of the Site, such as Forums, Comments, or other community features, we will collect the information you post for our internal business purposes.  Please know that information you post on public areas of the Site will be available to other users who may collect and share your information as they choose.  We have no responsibility or liability for information you post publicly to the Site.

Refer a Friend

If you participate in our refer-a-friend program, we collect your email address in order to track your referrals.  If your friend responds to your email invitation to join Kuvée, we will collect your friend’s information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Email Addresses

Any time a user provides an email address to Kuvée, we will add the email address to our promotional mailing list in order to send email updates and marketing information to our users.  You can unsubscribe from our emails by clicking “Unsubscribe’ at the bottom of the emails you receive from Kuvée.

We retain Personal Information we collect for as long as necessary to provide the requested services, send emails, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. 

Payment Information

When you make a purchase through the Site, you will be directed from our Site to our third party payment vendor, Indiegogo.   Indiegogo will collect your bank information and other related information in order to process the transaction.  As Indiegog is a third party vendor, the collection of your information for payment purposes is covered by their Privacy Policy and not by our Privacy Policy.  You may view the Payment Processor Privacy Policy at https://learn.indiegogo.com/privacy-policy-en/.    We will have access to some information collected by Indiegogo, including your postal address, order details, email address and other customer information for the purpsoes of managing your account.  We will not have access to your credit card number or other payment details.

Do We Use Cookies or other Technologies?

When you visit the Site, we use session “cookies” — a piece of information stored on your computer — to allow us to uniquely identify your browser while you are browsing the Site.  Users who disable their web browsers’ ability to accept cookies will be able to browse the Site but may not have full functionality.

The Site uses Google . For more information about Google analytic cookies, please see Google’s help pages and privacy policy:

How Do We Protect Your Information?

We will take reasonable precautions to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Do We Disclose Personal Information to Third Parties?

We do not disclose your Personal Information to third parties, other than trusted third parties that enable us to operate the Site and conduct our business. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our Site policies and terms, detect or prevent fraud, security or technical issues, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and spam/malware prevention.  Because our servers that store your information are located in the U.S.A., your information may be available to U.S. government entities or agencies under a lawful court order or other legal process in the U.S.   

We may provide non-personally identifiable visitor information to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

If our assets are merged with or purchased by a third party, your Personal Information will be transferred to that third party.

Third Party Sites and Links

Our Site may contain links to other websites that are independent, are not owned or operated by us, are not covered by this Privacy Policy and which may incorporate third party information.  These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies and terms of service. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you, which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy and terms of service, which may differ from ours. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of other websites, and we have no responsibility or liability for your transactions with other websites including Indiegogo even if they are linked to our Site.

Social Media Features

Our Site includes features from social media websites such as the Facebook Like button and features on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn that run on our Site.  Please note that our Site is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIn, which are trademarked and owned by third parties and not by us.  These features may collect your IP address or other Personal Information, which page you are visiting on our Site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly.  Social media websites may disclose your Personal Information to us, in accordance with your agreement with the social media website and the terms of that site’s privacy policy.  By connecting to our Site through a social media website, you are authorizing us to collect, store, use and disclose your information in accordance with our Privacy Policy.    The social media website’s collection, use, storage and disclosure of your Personal Information is not covered by our Privacy Policy.  

California Do Not Track Disclosures/Your California Privacy Rights

If you are a resident of the State of California, under California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84, you have the right to ask us for a notice identifying the categories of personal information which we share with our affiliates and/or third parties for direct marketing purposes.  Since we do not share Personal Information with third parties for direct marketing purposes, we are exempt from this requirement.    We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Children’s Privacy

The Site is directed to users who are at least 13 years old or older, and we do not knowingly collect any information from users under 13.   If you believe your child has provided Personal Information to the Site, please contact us as described below.

Access to Your Personal Information

You may access, correct or delete your Personal Information that is stored by us, consistent with the functionality of our Site, by sending an email to: support@kuvee.com.

Contacting Us

Please contact us with any questions about this Privacy Policy:

Kuvée
125 Kingston Street
Boston, MA  02111
Email: support@kuvee.com