Welcome to Foodstand, a healthy eating behavior change program powered by community challenges. Foodstand, Inc., a Delaware limited liability company having principal offices at 301 East Liberty Street #701, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, (" Foodstand ," " we ," " us ," or " our") offers access to the Foodstand website at www.thefoodstand.com (the " Site") and a mobile application (the "App") available in Apple's App Store or Google Play. " User ," " you" or " your" refers to the person accessing or using the Site or the App.
What and how we collect:
We collect information you provide us with during registration (" Personal Information"). When you register, we will create a profile for you that includes (a) your email address, username, password, zip code, group or team invite code (optional), links to your website(s) (optional), and a short biography (optional), (b) and any other profile information you wish to add; (c) information you provide us when you contact us for help; (d) user content you enter into our system when using the App or Site, such as self-reported check-ins on healthy eating challenges, photos, comments, and "likes." If you sign up using Facebook, Twitter or any other third-party social login service, you give us access to all information you publish within that service. We may store and use this information. We will store any information you communicate to us. You can choose not to provide us with certain Personal Information.
In addition, the App may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the App.
We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure usage and trends for Foodstand. We collect and use this data with analytics information from other Users so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify any particular individual User.
When you use the App, we may use GPS technology (or other similar location technology) to determine your current location in order to determine in which city you are located and allow you to add your location to your post. We will not share your current location with other Users or Affiliates unless you add your current location to your public post. If you do not want us to use your location for the purposes set forth above, you should turn off the location services for the mobile application located in your mobile device settings.
What we do with your information:
We may use your Personal Information to provide you and other Users with services and customer support, and to improve and adapt the App and our Site. We may also use the information you provided us to contact your from time to time to provide you with important information, required notices and marketing promotions. This includes, but is not limited to:
- help you efficiently access your information after you sign in;
- remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the or use the App;
- provide personalized content and information to you and others, which could include online ads or other forms of marketing;
- provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our services;
- develop and test new products and features;
- monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, and demographic patterns;
- diagnose or fix technology problems; and
- automatically update the Foodstand application on your device.
Any information you voluntarily disclose in public posting to the Site or with the App, such as Personal Information, becomes available to the public. Any self-reported check in details will remain private unless you decide to share it publicly. If you have joined a team using a team invite code or if you have added a social accountability buddy, certain individuals will have access to a summary of your healthy eating challenge participation data, but will not be able to see a detailed log of your self-reported healthy eating challenge check-ins. Once you have shared Personal Information or made it public, that information may be shared by others.
We may redact certain data or Personal Information that can identify you and share such anonymized data with other parties. We may also combine your information with other information in a way that is no longer associated with you and share that aggregated information.
To the extent we are technically capable and legally allowed to, we will delete all Personal Information within a reasonable time from receipt of a request from you to delete this information. If we receive a request to delete information or deactivate an account, within a reasonable time, we will delete the relevant information from our active databases and take the account offline to the extent we can.
Your opt-out rights:
You can stop all collection of information by the App easily by uninstalling the App. You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your mobile device or via the mobile application marketplace or network. You can also request to opt-out by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link in any of our emails to you.
We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Application. Please be aware that, although we endeavor to provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.
Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information:
We will retain User provided data for as long as you use the App and/or the Site and for a reasonable time thereafter. We will retain such information for up to 24 months and thereafter may store it in aggregate. If you'd like us to delete Personal Information that you have provided via the App, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond in a reasonable time. Please note that some or all of the Personal Information or User-provided data may be required in order for the Application to function properly.
We do not allow you to use the Site or the App if you are under 13 years of age unless we receive expressed written consent from a parent or guardian only under special circumstances. We do not use the App to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 13.
Foodstand and Foodstand App provide services that are intended for a general audience. If a user identifies himself or herself as under 13, we comply with COPPA which, among other things, requires verifiable parental consent if we collect personal information from such a user. In the process of obtaining parental consent, we provide parents with a description of the information we collect from our users, how that information is used, who that information may be shared with, what type of information may be made public, and how a parent may access their child's personal information or request that their child's account be disabled. We will not knowingly ask children under the age of 13 to provide any personal information other than which is reasonably necessary to provide Foodstand services.
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Information you disclose to third-parties:
U.S. Governing Law
California Privacy Rights:
California residents are entitled to request a notice identifying the categories of personal information we share with affiliates and/or third parties for marketing purposes, and may request the contact information for such affiliates and/or third parties according to California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to the following address: Foodstand, Inc., 301 East Liberty Street, #701, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Please allow at least 30 days for delivery.
Notification of Changes:
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Effective Date (Last Revised): December 15, 2017