Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy

Last modified: May 1, 2022

Introduction.  Hot Iron Pantry (“Hot Iron Pantry,” “the Company,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.

This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website (the “Website“) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.

This policy applies to information we collect:

  • On the Website;
  • In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and the Website; or
  • On our social media sites and platforms.


It does not apply to information collected by:

  • Us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by Hot Iron Pantry or any third party including our affiliates and subsidiaries; or 
  • Any third party including our affiliates and subsidiaries, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on the Website.


Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Website. By accessing or using this Website, You agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time (see ‘Changes to Our Privacy Policy’). Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates. 

Children Under the Age of 16.  Our Website is not intended for children under 16 years of age. No one under age 16 may provide any  information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If you are under 16, do not use or provide any information on this Website or through any of its features, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 16 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 16, please contact us at

California residents under 16 years of age may have additional rights regarding the collection and sale of their personal information. Please see ‘Your California Rights’ for more information.

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It.  We collect several types of information from or about You when you use the Website, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, or other similar information (“Personal information”).  We may also collect information about you individually, but that does not identify you, such as information about your use of the Website, the type of equipment you use to access the website, your internet connection, or parts of the Website you visit most often. We collect information that you provide to us directly through the Website, as well as information we collect automatically about how you use the Website using cookies and other kinds of tracking technologies. Under some circumstances, we may collect information from third parties, such as business partners.  

We collect this information:

  • Directly from you when you provide it to us; and/or
  • Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies.


Information You Provide to Us.  The information we collect on or through our Website may include:

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website. This includes information You provide to us when you purchase something from the Website,  contact us through the “contact” option on the Website, when you request information or further services or need assistance; request  
  • Your responses to surveys or questionnaires or  we may issue from time to time if you choose to complete them and your feedback, comments, creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials (collectively, “User Contributions”) that you voluntarily provide to us;
  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us.
  • Details of transactions you carry out through our Website and of the fulfillment of your orders; and/or
  • Any information you voluntarily provide to us.


Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies.  As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:

  • Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website.
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.


The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Website. 
  • Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on our Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies. For information about managing your privacy and security settings for Flash cookies, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
  • Log Files. Log files enable the tracking of actions occurring on a website and collect data including the user’s IP address, browser type, internet service provider, referring and exit pages, and date and time stamps.
  • Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website and our e-mails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit  Hot Iron Pantry, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity). 

Third-Party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies.  Some content or applications, including advertisements, on the Website are served by third-parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers, and application providers. These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our website. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content. 

We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly. For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see ‘Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information’.


How We Use Your Information.  We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:

  • To present our Website and its contents to you;
  • To improve our Website;
  • To improve customer service on our Website;
  • To administer contests, promotions, surveys, or other Site features.
  • To process transactions and fulfill orders;
  • To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us;
  • To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection;
  • To process transactions and fulfill orders;
  • To provide you with notices about your orders;
  • To notify you about changes to our Website or any products or services we offer or provide though it;
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features on our Website;
  • To respond to comments, questions, and requests, and provide customer service;
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features on our Site;
  • To monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities on our Site;
  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it;
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information; and/or
  • For any other purpose with your consent.


We may also use your information to contact you about our own goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please  send your request to For more information, see ‘Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.’

Disclosure of Your Information.  We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. 

We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this privacy policy:

  • To our subsidiaries and affiliates;

  • To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business and who have agreed to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them;

  • To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of Hot Iron Pantry’ assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by Hot Iron Pantry about our Site users is among the assets transferred;

  • To trusted third parties who assist us in operating our Site, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those third parties agree to keep this information confidential;

  • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it;

  • With your consent; and/or

  • For any other purpose disclosed in the Terms of Service, the Conditions for the Online Sale of Goods Policy or by us at the time you provide the information.

We may also disclose your personal information:

  • To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
  • To enforce or apply our Terms of Service  and Conditions for the Online Sale of Goods Policy and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes;
  • If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Hot Iron Pantry our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.


Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.  We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information: 

  • Tracking Technologies and Advertising. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe’s website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this site may then be inaccessible or not function properly.
  • Promotional Offers from Hot Iron Pantry. If you do not wish to have your email address/contact information used by Hot Iron Pantry to promote our own or third parties’ products or services, you can opt-out at any other time sending us an email stating your request to This opt out does not apply to information provided to Hot Iron PPantryepper as a result of a product purchase, product service experience or other transactions.


We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI“) on the NAI’s website.

California residents may have additional personal information rights and choices. Please see ‘Your California Privacy Rights’ for more information.

Accessing and Correcting Your Information.  You can review, change or correct information You provided to us by calling us at (502) 264-7952 or by sending us an email at We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.

Proper access and use of information provided on the Website, including User Contributions, are governed by our Terms of Service.

California residents may have additional personal information rights and choices. Please see ‘Your California Privacy Rights’ for more information.

Your California Privacy Rights.  If you are a California resident, California law may provide you with additional rights regarding our use of your personal information. To learn more about your California privacy rights, visit

Additionally, California’s “Shine the Light” law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits users of our Website 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

Data Security.  We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. Any payment transactions will be conducted via secure third-party payment processors, such as Stripe. For more information about their privacy and data security practices, please visit their website privacy policy at Your payment method is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your payment information is deleted. Other information provided in your purchase transaction is stored indefinitely.  

The safety and security of your information also depends on you. We urge you to be careful about the information You provide in your User Contributions, as they may be viewed by other users of the Website.  

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy.  It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page. If we make material changes to how we treat our users’ personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the Website home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Contact Information.  To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at