Updated: June 1, 2018
By using the Online Services, you agree to abide by the conditions set forth below. These terms apply to all content posted and uploaded on or in connection with all of our Online Services, including all online or social media forums or applications that we administer.
This Privacy Statement is designed to describe how we collect, use, share and secure the personal information provided by you, our customers and visitors when collected on sites which link to this Privacy Statement. This Privacy Statement also describes your choices regarding use, access and correction of your personal information. Rip's Malt Shop is committed to complying with privacy laws to which it is subject and adhering to the highest industry standards for privacy.
Types of Information We Collect
We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide Rip's Malt Shop in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile.
When you conduct a transaction on our website, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.
We collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:
To provide and operate the Services;
To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;
To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;
To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we or our business partners may use to provide and improve our respective services;
To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.
Rip's Malt Shop does not require visitors to submit personal information (meaning information about a visitor that can uniquely identify the visitor) to Rip's Malt Shop while visiting the Rip's Malt Shop Website; however, we do require visitors to submit personal information to register for specific online promotions or to participate in certain rewards programs, online programs, surveys, or other transactions or activities. On any particular registration page for the Online Services, we may request personal information such as the visitor’s date of birth, gender, email address, telephone number, and/or other contact and demographic information related to the particular promotion, program, survey, or transaction.
When you visit the Rip's Malt Shop Website, we may also collect certain non-personal information by automated means, such as cookies. A “cookie” is a text file that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser. We may also use third-party website analytics tools (such as Google Analytics) that collect information about user traffic on the Rip's Malt Shop Website. The information we may collect by automated means may include, but is not limited to, the following:
• information about the devices you use to access the Internet (such as the IP address and the type of the device, operating system, and web browser);
• dates, times, and duration of visits to the Rip's Malt Shop Website (including whether you are a repeat or first time visitor); and
• information on actions taken on the Rip's Malt Shop Website (such as page views and site navigation patterns).
Mobile applications and mobile versions of the Rip's Malt Shop Website may collect precise information about the location of your mobile device using location awareness technologies such as GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or cell tower proximity. Rip's Malt Shop uses this information for location-based services that you request such as locating nearby Rip's Malt Shop restaurants or identifying special offers that may be of interest to you, or personalizing your interactions with Rip's Malt Shop. For most mobile devices, you are able to withdraw your permission for us to acquire this information on your location through the device settings. If you have questions about how to disable your mobile device’s location services, we recommend you contact your mobile device service provider or the device manufacturer. If you would like us to delete location information we have collected, please contact us at the email or postal address listed below. Please note that the applications may not function properly following deletion, and that we may be required by law to retain certain information.
In addition to the information described above, we and our third-party service providers may collect additional information when you utilize any of our mobile applications, including the type of mobile device you use, the temporary or persistent unique device identifiers (sometimes called UDID), the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use our mobile applications.
How We Use the Information We Collect
We may use your information to:
• register you for an account on the Online Services, including a Rewards or other loyalty program account, and manage and maintain your account;
• administer surveys, contests, sweepstakes, or other promotions through our Online Services or through social media;
• provide you with products and services you request;
• send you emails or other information or materials you request;
• respond to your questions and comments and provide customer support;
• communicate with you about our and our affiliates’ products, services, offers, and promotions;
• operate, evaluate, and improve our business and the products and services we offer; and
• comply with applicable legal requirements and industry standards.
Rip's Malt Shop might also use your personal information, alone or in combination with the information submitted by other users, to improve the Online Service’s navigation or infrastructure and in internal marketing analyses or reviews. In addition, we may use the information collected through cookies to identify and authenticate visitors so that we can provide more customized information and services to visitors, and to improve and update our sites, products, and services. We also may use the information we obtain about you in other ways for which we provide notice at the time of collection.
Information We Share
We may disclose aggregated information about visitors without restriction. Rip's Malt Shop does not sell, rent, individually post, or otherwise disclose any personal information about visitors to unrelated or unaffiliated third parties for marketing purposes. However, the personal information that you provide will be available to Rip's Malt Shop, our affiliates, agents, representatives, franchisees, and trusted service providers and contractors, as appropriate, to be used for the purposes indicated at the time you voluntarily provide such personal information and to support our business.
In addition, we may disclose your personal information to (1) comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request, and/or (2) if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Rip's Malt Shop, Online Services visitors, or others.
We offer you the following choices about what information we collect from you and how we communicate with you:
Cookies. Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all of the Rip's Malt Shop Website’s features.
Promotional Emails. If we have sent you a marketing email, you may choose not to receive additional marketing emails from us by following the unsubscribe instructions contained in each email. Upon receipt and processing of an opt-out request, Rip's Malt Shop will, within a commercially reasonable amount of time, remove your information from any email lists used to provide you with special offers from Rip's Malt Shop or its affiliates in the future.
Web Analytics. You may opt-out of the aggregation and analysis of data collected about you on the Rip's Malt Shop Website by our web analytics vendor by visiting and downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of the Online Services that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
You can review and change your personal information at anytime by contacting Rips at
Children Under the Age of 13
The Online Services is not directed to, and Rip's Malt Shop does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from, children under the age of 13. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under the age of 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
Our company is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.
All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us mail to 10 Clermont Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11205.
Rip's Malt Shop reserves the right to change these Terms & Conditions and those terms that govern its gift cards, from time to time in our discretion. These Terms & Conditions are applicable to the extent permitted by law. If any of these Terms & Conditions are deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that unenforceable term will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining terms and conditions.
Restrictions on Use of Materials
You may print copies of the information on the Website for your own personal use, store the files on your computer for personal use. Remember that Rip's Malt Shop owns the copyrights on all text and graphics and is the owner of all trademarks used on or in connection with the Online Services. This means that you may not distribute text or graphics to others without the express written consent of Rip's Malt Shop. In addition, you may not, without our permission, copy and distribute this information, or modify or reuse our text or graphics. Rip's Malt Shop reserves all rights not expressly granted in these Terms & Conditions.
All comments, suggestions, feedback, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, recipes or other information disclosed or offered to Rip's Malt Shop through the Online Services or in response to solicitations in the Online Services (collectively “Feedback”) shall be deemed and shall remain the property of Rip's Malt Shop. By submitting any Feedback, you consent to its use by Rip's Malt Shop, including, but not limited to, its publication or placement on the Online Services. You understand and acknowledge that Rip's Malt Shop has both internal resources and external resources which may have developed or may in the future develop ideas identical to or similar to the Feedback you may submit and Rip's Malt Shop will only accept Feedback on these terms.
In addition, any Feedback you submit to Rip's Malt Shop is not confidential and Rip's Malt Shop assumes no obligation of confidentiality with regard to your Feedback. Without limitation, Rip's Malt Shop shall exclusively own all rights in and to the Feedback and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Feedback for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to the provider of the Feedback.
Limitations of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL RIPS MALT SHOP LLC BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES (DIRECT OR INDIRECT) WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE ONLINE SERVICES (INCLUDING MODIFICATION OR TERMINATION OF THE ONLINE SERVICES), THE CONTENT, REWARDS, OR THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS, WHETHER OR NOT RIPS MALT SHOP MAY HAVE BEEN ADVISED THAT ANY SUCH DAMAGES MIGHT OR COULD OCCUR AND NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY REMEDY. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES, IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW.
If you have any questions regarding the Website, Mobile App, Rewards and/or these Terms and Conditions, please contact us at email@example.com.