If you reside outside of the United States, please be aware that the WFF website is intended for use by United States residents only. Information will be used in accordance with United States law, which may provide less protection than the laws of other countries.
Personal information we collect and how it is used
We collect and store information that you explicitly provide to us at several places on the WFF website. These situations include, but are not limited to: when you fill out your membership profile with information like your name, email, postal address, telephone number, photo, bio, and role in the foodservice industry; when you enter responses to WFF Assessments that you choose to complete; when you make transactions associated with the WFF, such as an account history of your payment of dues and past purchases; when you volunteer for or participate on a committee; and when you subscribe to our newsletter. We may also combine information your provide to us with other information we may already possess about you, or which we may collect from other sources.
The nature of several areas of the WFF website is public and accessible to members and non-members alike. Information provided by you may be available to members through the member only access area. Members should not commercially solicit other members without the express written consent of the WFF. However; the WFF is not responsible for any use or misuse by such persons of personal information you provide to the Site that is viewable by them using the Site
In addition to information that you provide to us, we may passively collect information about your browsing behavior on the WFF website without you actively submitting anything. We collect this type of information because it can help us improve your experience and provide better service by customizing the WFF website based on consumer preference, statistics, and trends. Unidentifiable information may be collected using various technologies such as cookies, Internet tags, and web beacons. You may have the option to restrict your browser from sending these types of information, but certain features of the WFF website may either not work correctly or may stop working entirely. Types of information that we passively collect include, but are not limited to: information that your Internet browser may automatically transmit, such as the URL of the website you visited before you arrived at the WFF website, and the browser version your computer is operating; browsing patterns, such as the section of the site you visit the most often; and search text that you entered in a search engine that linked to this site.
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This website is not intended for, nor do we believe that it is appealing to, children, including those under 13. WFF does not knowingly collect or use any information from children. If you are a parent and become aware that your child has provided us with information, please contact us using one of the methods specified below, and we will work with you to address this issue. Parents, to learn about how to protect your child online, visit www.onguardonline.gov.
We use industry standard measures to protect your information that we store or collect on this website. However, the safety and security of your information depends on you. If you have access to password-protected features, never share your password with anyone else. If you believe that your password security has been compromised, notify us immediately. Also, please log off of this site before you leave your computer.
How do I opt out of the WFF Newsletter or other marketing emails?
If you have provided us with your email address online, and would like to stop receiving marketing email messages from WFF, you may choose to opt out by sending an email with the words “opt out” in the subject of your email message to firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting our manager's office at (972) 770-9100. You may also opt out at any time by following the instructions included in each such marketing message we may send to you at the time you receive it.
What if I have other questions or concerns about my information?
If you have any further questions about information that you have provided to us, please contact us by clicking on the “Contact Us” link, or by e-mailing us at email@example.com. Alternatively, you may send a letter to the following address: WFF, 6750 LBJ Freeway, Dallas, TX 75240. With all correspondence, please include your email address and a detailed explanation of your request. We will do our best to respond to all reasonable requests in a timely manner.