Privacy Policy

The FMCG Privacy Policy was updated on January 27, 2017.

Introduction

This website is hosted in the United States by First Manhattan Consulting Group, LLC (FMCG), a company headquartered in New York, New York USA. FMCG takes user privacy very seriously because we know that your privacy on the web is very important to you. That is why protecting your personal information is of the utmost importance to FMCG. We may collect the e-mail addresses of those who send us e-mail messages, however, we will not share those addresses with any other company or send unsolicited e-mail to any of the addresses we collect, except in very limited circumstances as set forth below. FMCG has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized FMCG personnel are provided access to personally-identifiable information and these employees are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions, however, FMCG cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally identifiable information.

When you request information from FMCG and supply information that personally identifies you or allows us to contact you, you are agreeing to share that information with FMCG, its agents, representatives and affiliates. FMCG may aggregate personally identifiable information and may disclose such information in aggregate form for marketing and promotional purposes. However, in these situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to personally identify you. We may use cookies and obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses www.fmcg.com. We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) comply with law or comply with legal process served upon us or our agents, representatives and affiliates, (2) protect and defend our rights or property or those of our users or (3) protect the personal safety of our users or the public. FMCG would like to keep your personal information accurate. Therefore, FMCG allows you to correct or change personal identifiable information collected by us by emailing webrequest@fmcg.com or via postal mail to:

Website Administrator
90 Park Avenue
18th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Information That We Collect, and How We Use It

FMCG collects information from our users when they request copies of publications, or seek additional information regarding our services or employment opportunities. Some of our Site's forms may ask users to give us contact information and note subject areas of interest. We may use this data to tailor the visitor's experience at our Site. We sometimes aggregate demographic information and the types of systems and browsers of users for internal purposes, so that we may better understand the user population of our Site, identify subject areas of interest, and determine whether the Site is designed to work with the computer settings of a majority of our visitors.

Any personal information that you provide, such as your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, subject areas of interest, etc., allows FMCG to inform you about services and publications offered by FMCG that may be of interest to you. We will not sell, share, or rent or otherwise make available any of that information to other parties.

We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) comply with law or comply with legal process served upon us or our agents, representatives and affiliates, (2) protect and defend our rights or property or those of our users or (3) protect the personal safety of our users or the public. FMCG would like to keep your personal information accurate. Therefore, FMCG allows you to correct or change personal identifiable information collected by us by emailing webrequest@fmcg.com or via postal mail to:

Website Administrator
90 Park Avenue
18th Floor
New York, NY 10016

E-Mail Addresses

We may collect the e-mail addresses at the point of subscription, of users who wish to receive e-mail notification of publications and press releases in identified subject areas of interest, and of those who send us e-mail messages. We will not, however, share any e-mail addresses with any third party or send unsolicited e-mail to any of the addresses we collect, except in very limited circumstances as set forth in this policy.

Cookies

FMCG may use browser cookies on this Site to keep track of your visit to our Site. A "cookie" is a small amount of data that is sent from a Web server to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive. Use of cookies may allow FMCG to provide a higher quality, more relevant, customer experience. We may also use cookies to track which areas of the web site are most popular with our users and to further FMCG's understanding concerning overall use of the site. With most Internet Browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored on your computer. Please refer to your browser instructions or a help screen to learn more about these functions and how to use them. Please be advised that certain sections or functionalities of the Site may be inaccessible to you if your browser does not accept cookies.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Change and/or Delete Information

You may correct, update, and/or delete any personally-identifiable information that you submit to this Site. To do so, please contact us and note your requested changes.

Children

FMCG understands the importance of protecting children's privacy, particularly in their online interactions. This website is not designed for and does not intentionally target or solicit to children 18 years of age and younger.

Use of fmcgdirect.com

Your access to and use of the Site are subject to certain terms and conditions, which are summarized in our Terms and Conditions of Use.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, or FMCG's practices as we operate this Site, please contact us.