Food Tank Privacy Policy

From foodtank.com, by Sarah Small
Food Tank Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs your use of the software application Food Tank - A Think Tank for Food (“Application”) for mobile devices that was created by ShoetEm.com. The Application is a way for people to interact with Food Tank, read articles pertaining to the food movement and to have an in-depth view of Food Tank’s events, mission and partners in the food movement.
This application is designed to inform Users of news and events that are occurring daily within the food community.

You are not required to register with the Food Tank App. If you choose to register with Food Tank and use the Application, the application may collect information from and/or for social networking platforms. The information automatically collected may include, but is not limited to, the mobile device, your mobile operating system, and the information about the way you use the Application.

We work with Google analytics to help us understand how the Application is being used, such as the frequency and duration of usage. This third parties may also obtain anonymous information about other applications you’ve downloaded to your mobile device, the mobile websites you visit, your non-precise location information (e.g., your zip code), and other non- precise location information in order to help analyze and serve anonymous targeted advertising on the Application and elsewhere. We may also share encrypted versions of information you have provided in order to enable our partners to append other available information about you for analysis related use.

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 provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes. 

By using the Application, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. "Processing,” means using cookies on a computer/hand held device or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in the United States. If you reside outside the United States your information will be transferred, processed and stored there under the United States privacy standards. 

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Application, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at info@foodtank.com.