The Beer Store
Privacy & Policy
Updated: September 5, 2023
TBS collects personal information when your visit our Sites, our retail locations, or communicate with us.
Providing us with your personal information is always your choice. When you request services from us, we ask that you provide sufficient information to enable us to respond to your request. The personal information may be used to:
Personal information may also be used for other purposes, subject to obtaining your prior consent.
By using our Sites or our services, participating in market research or entering a contest or promotion, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Policy and applicable laws.
If you decide you no longer want to receive emails from TBS you can unsubscribe with every offering by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link within our email. You may also contact us at The Beer Store at 280 Sovereign Road, London, Ontario, N6M 1B3, Tel: 1-888-948-2337.
The Sites and the provided services are not for individuals who are not of legal drinking age (19 and over in the province of Ontario, Canada). TBS does not knowingly collect personal information from minors. If you are under the legal drinking age and believe TBS has collected your personal information, or, if you are a parent or legal guardian and believe TBS has collected personal information of a minor, please contact TBS at the contact information found at the end of the Policy.
In providing our services, we may work with third party service providers, or need to disclose the personal information we collect to other service providers, agents or other third parties who perform various functions for us, such as processing or delivering orders, processing payments, administering contests, promotions and online activities on our behalf. Such third parties are contractually required to keep all personal information private, confidential and secure at the same or higher security standards demonstrated by TBS. Third parties may only use your personal information to assist TBS and for no other purpose. In certain circumstances, we may provide personal information to third parties for legal or regulatory purposes or as otherwise required or permitted by law.
The Sites may contain links to other non-TBS websites. TBS is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of all websites you visit.
Depending on certain locations, TBS may offer the App to our customer for use. For more information on the TBS App for iPhone or Android, please visit your device’s mobile app store.
By visiting your device’s mobile app store and downloading, installing, accessing or using the App, you (the “User”) consent to the collection of your data and all actions that TBS take with respect to your data consistent with this Policy and the Terms and Conditions of TBS which can be found at the following URL: Terms & Conditions – The Beer Store
The use of the App entails personal information collection in accordance with the section titled “Personal Information Collected when You Visit and Interact with Us” of the Policy. This personal information collection may include user controls for App functionality, such as geolocation services, purchasing TBS products, and setting push notifications and in-app message preferences.
Through the use of an iOS, Android or other supported hardware device, some functionality of the App may require the transmission of certain information provided by the User, which includes:
This User Information may be needed in order to purchase TBS products and/or services through the App. When using the App, you have the option to securely and conveniently make a purchase by using the App to pay for your purchase by using the payment card registered to your username and account on the App.
In addition, you acknowledge and consent to other information that may be shared with TBS through the App which may include (i) analytical information such as location data, diagnostic and usage data and User interactions; and (ii) geolocation information through technologies such as GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or other location-based technology to enhance the user experience so that you may order ahead, receive directions, and see what products are available for sale at nearby TBS retail store locations.
In order for the User to use certain services and App functionality, such as payment via credit card, and use of location-based services and technology, you must either (i) enable “Location Services” in the App when prompted or through the App settings on your device; and/or (ii) set the permissions in your mobile device to allow communication of this information. Additional information regarding adjusting location services on iOS devices may be found at Turn Location Services and GPS on or off on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch – Apple Support. Additional information on managing an Android’s device location settings may be found at Manage your Android device’s location settings – Google Account Help.
If you allow for location sharing on the App, your device may communicate with TBS in ways that allow for us to customize your experience in browsing and shopping on the App. User acknowledges that if location sharing is not turned on in the settings of the App, that certain App functionality and some services may not work properly without information of your location being disclosed. If you have turned off location sharing on your device and would like to turn it on, you can re-enable the collection of geolocation information, at any time, by turning on location services on your device and in the App.
TBS understands the importance of protecting your personal information. TBS takes reasonable steps to make sure your personal information is protected from unauthorized use, access, alteration, disclosure, loss or destruction. However, you should be aware that the Internet is not perfectly secure. You understand that you are providing such information to TBS at your own risk.
TBS retains your personal information for as long as it may be required for the purposes described above, subject to any applicable legal, auditing or account obligations TBS is required to meet.
It is important that your personal information is accurate and complete. Having accurate information about you enables us to give you the best possible service. With some exceptions prescribed by law, you have the right to access, verify or challenge the information we have about you and have it amended if appropriate. You can help us keep personal information up-to-date by keeping us informed of any changes, such as a change of email address. If you would like to review or update the personal information in your customer record or withdraw your consent for the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information, or if you have any inquiries, please contact our Chief Privacy Officer as listed in the Contact Information section below.
Users may request deletion of their accounts or personal information at any time by sending a request to the Chief Privacy Officer for TBS. See section “Contact Information” below for contact details regarding sending a request to the Chief Privacy Officer. TBS may retain User’s personal information after a deletion request due to legal or regulatory requirements; for purposes of safety, security and fraud protection; or for an issue relating to the User’s account such as an outstanding credit or an unresolved claim or dispute; and/or for reasons stated in this Policy where permissible under applicable law.
Please contact our Chief Privacy Officer to obtain further information about our policies and procedures or if you have any unresolved inquiries or concerns.
Chief Privacy Officer – The Beer Store
12258 Coleraine Drive – Bolton, Ontario – L7E 3A9
Fax: (905)361-4289 – firstname.lastname@example.org