Columbia Sportswear Company understands that its customers and web site visitors care about how personal information is gathered and used. We appreciate that you trust us to act carefully and responsibly with your personal information.
Columbia Sportswear does not collect personally identifiable information from you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. Columbia Sportswear may ask you to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, address, and date of birth when:
Columbia Sportswear may use your personally identifiable information to:
Columbia Sportswear and its licensees and affiliates may also use your personally identifiable information to send you (via regular or electronic mail) special offers and product information that may be of interest to you.
You will have an opportunity to "opt out" of receiving such promotional messages when you provide personal information to us online and when we send promotional messages addressed directly to you.
The Columbia Sportswear website is not targeted at children. Columbia Sportswear does not knowingly collect information from individuals under the age of 13. If we determine that we have unintentionally collected personally identifiable information from an individual under the age of 13, we will delete it from our data bases and will not use or share the information.
The personally identifiable information that you provide to Columbia Sportswear will not be sold or shared with others outside of Columbia Sportswear except under the following limited circumstances:
Columbia Sportswear automatically collects and stores certain non-personally identifiable information about you when you visit its web site. This information may include your number of login attempts, the domain name from which you access the Internet, your browser type, the date and time that you accessed this site, the length of site visits, the Internet address of any website from which you linked directly to this site, and the particular items or pages that you viewed or downloaded during your visit. From time to time, Columbia Sportswear will also ask you to provide other anonymous demographic information, such as your age, gender, and interests.
Columbia Sportswear uses non-personally identifiable information in any way that it determines is useful to it, including to maintain and improve the quality of its products and services and to offer information and promotions.
A "cookie" is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from a site like the Columbia Sportswear web site to the hard drive of your computer so that the site administrator may identify your computer and passively track its activities on the site.
If your browser accepts "cookies," Columbia Sportswear may use both persistent and session ID cookies to determine if you are a repeat or new visitor; to understand how many different visitors come to this site; to personalize your information on future visits; to offer you information that is appropriate to your demographics interests, and preferences; to monitor and improve its services to you; and to facilitate your shopping session.
You can usually modify your browser to decline cookies at your preference, however, declining cookies may limit your ability to receive the benefit of all of the features of this site.
Your personally identifiable information is stored on computer servers in a controlled environment, reasonably protected from unauthorized access, misuse, alteration or disclosure.
Although Columbia Sportswear strives to secure your personally identifiable information with the same degree of care that it secures its own confidential information, there can be no assurances that your information will remain confidential. Storage and processing may take place in the United States or in any other country where Columbia Sportswear or its affiliates maintain facilities. By using the Columbia Sportswear web site or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.
To review or update your personally identifiable information, to obtain information regarding the personally identifiable information that we shared, if any, with other businesses for their own marketing purposes during the prior calendar year, to opt out of receiving future marketing messages, or if you have any other questions or comments regarding Columbia Sportswear, please write to us at:
Columbia Sportswear International SÓrl
Geneva Business Center
Avenue des Morgines 12
1213 Petit -Lancy
T: +41 22 870 90 61