Hi! It’s Bloom again!

Here, on the I ♥ Orchids website, we must serve you with some cookies. No, those are not irresistible cinnamon and clove cookies that my grandma made. (I have the recipe, but they never turn out like hers)

These cookies consist of portions of code installed in the browser that assist this particular web place in providing the service and experience according to the purposes described below. Some of the purposes for which Cookies are installed may also require your consent.

Where the installation of Cookies is based on your consent, such consent can be freely withdrawn at any time following the instructions provided in this document.

Technical Cookies and Cookies serving aggregated statistical purposes

– Activity strictly necessary for the functioning of the Service

This Website uses Cookies to save the You’s session and to carry out other activities that are strictly necessary for the operation of this Website, for example the distribution of traffic.

– Activity regarding the saving of preferences, optimization, and statistics

This Website uses Cookies to save and optimize your browsing preferences and experience. For example, they are used for the setting of language or the management of the statistics of the site.

Other types of Cookies or third parties that install Cookies

Some of the services listed below collect statistics in an anonymized and aggregated form and may not require your consent.

– Analytics

The services contained in this section enable this web place to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of Your behavior.

  • Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Website, to prepare reports on its activities, and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. It works by shortening Yous’ IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be sent to a Google server and shortened within the US.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out. Privacy Shield participant.

– Commercial affiliation

This type of service allows this Website to display advertisements for third-party products or services. Ads can be displayed either as advertising links or as banners using various kinds of graphics.
Clicks on the icon or banner posted on the Application are tracked by the third-party services listed below, and are shared with I ♥ orchids.

For details of which data are collected, please refer to the privacy policy of each service.

  • Amazon Affiliation (Amazon)

    • Amazon Affiliation is a commercial affiliation service provided by Amazon.com Inc.
    • Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
    • Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy.

– SPAM protection

This type of service analyzes the traffic of this Website, potentially containing Yous’ Personal Data, with the purpose of filtering it from parts of traffic, messages and content that are recognized as SPAM.

  • Google reCAPTCHA (Google Inc.)

    • Google reCAPTCHA is a SPAM protection service provided by Google Inc.
      The use of reCAPTCHA is subject to the Google privacy policyand terms of use.
    • Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
    • Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy. Privacy Shield participant.

– Adthrive, llc

This Site is affiliated with AdThrive, LLC (“AdThrive”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site. AdThrive uses standard and widely-available tools for the placement and serving of ads, including those provided by Google, Inc. and its affiliates. We publish interest-based advertisements on the Site; that is, ads that are tailored to reflect your interests. To help understand your interests, AdThrive, Google and our other advertising partners will track your behavior on our website and on other websites across the Internet using cookies.

By using this Site, you consent to the use of such cookies and the sharing of data captured by such cookies with AdThrive, Google, and our other third-party partners. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: https://adssettings.google.com.

You can also opt out of the network cookie using those settings or using the Network Advertising Initiative’s multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: http://optout.networkadvertising.org.

However, these opt-out mechanisms themselves use cookies, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained.

  • For European Economic Area Residents

If you reside in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), then under the GDPR and applicable data protection laws you have the rights, among other things, to access your personal data, have us erase it, and/or restrict its further processing.

If you wish to access or delete your personal data (if any) maintained by us or AdThrive related to advertising on the Site, you can contact AdThrive at info@adthrive.com. If you wish to see a list of the advertising partners we work with or change which of those partners track your behavior using cookies, click the ad preferences icon. (Available in the EU.)

How to provide or withdraw consent to the installation of Cookies

In addition to what is specified in this document, You can manage preferences for Cookies directly from within your own browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing Cookies.
Through browser preferences, it is also possible to delete Cookies installed in the past, including the Cookies that may have saved the initial consent for the installation of Cookies by this website.
You can, for example, find information about how to manage Cookies in the most commonly used browsers at the following addresses: Google ChromeMozilla FirefoxApple Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

With regard to Cookies installed by third parties, You can manage their preferences and withdrawal of their consent by clicking the related opt-out link (if provided), by using the means provided in the third party’s privacy policy, or by contacting the third party.

Notwithstanding the above, the Owner informs that You may follow the instructions provided on the subsequently linked initiatives by the EDAA (EU), the Network Advertising Initiative (US) and the Digital Advertising Alliance (US), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or other similar services. Such initiatives allow Yous to select their tracking preferences for most of the advertising tools.

We thus recommend that You make use of these resources in addition to the information provided in this document.

Since the installation of third-party Cookies and other tracking systems through the services used within this Website cannot be technically controlled by the Owner, any specific references to Cookies and tracking systems installed by third parties are to be considered indicative.

In order to obtain complete information, the You is kindly requested to consult the privacy policy for the respective third-party services listed in this document.Given the objective complexity surrounding the identification of technologies based on Cookies, Yous are encouraged to contact the Owner should they wish to receive any further information on the use of Cookies by this Website.

Legal information

This privacy statement has been prepared based on provisions of multiple legislations, including Art. 13/14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).

This privacy policy relates solely to this iloveorchids.net website, if not stated otherwise within this document.