The Peabody Essex Museum Shop website is committed to protecting
your privacy. We only collect personal information (name,
address, email, etc.) that you voluntarily provide to us (e.g.
by purchase). We use the personal information you provide
to complete and service your purchase transactions. We do
not sell or rent the contact information of our customers
to other companies or organizations.
When you access the Peabody Essex Museum Shop website, certain
non-personal information (e.g., type of browser used, operating
system used, number of visits, time spent on the site, etc.)
May be collected automatically and used to help us monitor
the effectiveness of our website and improve its content and
With your permission, we may, from time to time, contact you
(by email or mail) with special news or information on the
Peabody Essex Museum Shop website.
The Peabody Essex Museum Shop website uses session cookies
(a cookie is a small data file sent from our server to your
browser and then back to our server again) to improve our
site design and product selection by noting the pages you
visit as you move through our site and by noting the site
you visited immediately before clicking to the Peabody Essex
Museum Shop website.
The Peabody Essex Museum Shop website honors The Children’s
Online Privacy Protection Act of April 21, 2000. The Peabody
Essex Museum Shop website does not knowingly collect information
on any person under 18 years of age. We request that children
under 18 do not provide information to us without the consent
of a parent or guardian.
The Peabody Essex Museum Shop website may disclose your information
if required by law or by judicial or competent government
authorities, to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense,
or to prevent fraud or other illegal activities.
We use industry-standard encryption
technologies when transferring and receiving consumer data
exchanged with our site. We have appropriate security measures
in place in our physical facilities to protect against the
loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected
from customers at our site.
We use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)--the highest standard
in online encryption technology--to ensure that your personal
and credit card information remains secure. SSL encryption
allows you to shop with confidence, knowing that only you
and the Peabody Essex Museum Shop have the ability to access
Keeping customer information private is a priority for the
Peabody Essex Museum Shop website. We will not sell, rent,
or loan customer information to any third party. Whenever
you access a secure page on our site, the information you
send is immediately encrypted for your protection.