||"Akran protects its customers and their brands"
We believe that your personal information deserves protection.
The personal information requested in our on-line form or
within any electronic correspondence with Akran is necessary
to process your requests and orders. We certify that we
will not share or sell your personal information with any
individuals or corporate entities outside of your business
with Akran without your expressed permission.
Upon your first visit to Akran, we send a "cookie" to your
computer. A cookie is encrypted information that identifies
quality of our service and to understand our user base more.
Akran does this by storing user preferences in cookies and
by tracking user trends and patterns of how people search.
Akran will not disclose its cookies to third parties except
as required by a valid legal process such as a search warrant,
subpoena, statute, or court order. Most browsers are initially
set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to
refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being
What Information Do We Collect?
Akran does not collect any unique information about you
(such as your name, email address, etc.) except when you
specifically and knowingly provide such information.
The Site has security measures in place to protect against
the loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information.
In all cases, your information is retained in secure facilities,
encrypted and protected from unauthorized access. Information
is kept only as long as is reasonably required. Akran restricts
access to information provided: only authorized personnel
with security clearance hare granted information access
for the purposes intended. While we cannot guarantee that
loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur, we make
every effort possible to prevent such occurrences. Any other
particularly sensitive information, such as your credit
card number collected for a transaction is encrypted prior
to transmission. Akran is not liable for any illegal use
of your Identifiable Information that is beyond our reasonable
Terms and Conditions of Online Service
The contents of the pages on this web site are Copyright Akran
2004, all rights reserved.
Orders shall not be effective until acceptance thereof by Akran
and such acceptance may be either by notification to customer
or by our commencement of work on the merchandise ordered. Due
to the process of manufacturing items to customersÕ specifications,
overruns or underruns of not more than 10% will occur. These will
be deemed acceptable by the customer and billed on a pro-rata
basis. Prices quoted do not include any applicable taxes. All
claims must be made in writing within 10 days of receipt of shipment.
No returns can be made without our permission.
Customer warrants and represents to Akran that he/she is lawfully
entitled to reproduce and copy the pictures or artwork ordered,
and has full authority to authorize Akran to reproduce and copy
such pictures and artwork. Customer will indemnify and save harmless
Akran against any claims, actions and damages, and for AkranÕs
expenses connected therewith, arising out of reproductions and
copying of such pictures or artwork or any parts thereof. Artwork,
separations, dies, plates, molds and embroidery disks made by
Akran shall at all times remain the sole and exclusive property
of Akran for customer's use exclusively.
Price quotes are subject to change, as are exchange rates between
Canadian and US funds.
Please note that Akran site contains links to other sites, and
while we endeavour to ensure that these other sites privacy policies
conform to our own, Akran cannot represent or guarantee that they
do so. With Whom
Does Akran Share Information?
When you register information on the Site, that information is
generally collected and maintained solely for the operation of
the Akran Site unless specifically stated otherwise at the point
of collection. Akran does not share information about you with
advertisers, business partners, sponsors, and other third parties.
However, we only divulge aggregate information about our users
to the Retail Council of Canada and will not share personally
identifiable information with any third party without your express
consent. For example, we may disclose the average dollar amount
and frequency of user visits to Akran. Please be aware, however,
that we will release specific personal information about you if
required to do so in order to comply with any valid legal process
such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order.
Consent and Changes
When using the Akran Search Services and our web site, you consent
to the collection and use of your information as we have outlined
in this policy.
Who Can I Ask if I Have Additional
We invite you to contact us if you
have any questions or comments.