Privacy Statement to Our Customers in the United States
Updated February 28, 2019
Whirlpool Corporation and Whirlpool Canada LP, and Whirlpool’s brands, which include Whirlpool®, Maytag®, KitchenAid®, Jenn-Air®, Amana®, Gladiator®, Roper®, Estate®, EveryDrop®,Swash®, Inglis®, Affresh®, and Speed Queen™(Canada only) (together “Whirlpool”, “we” or “us”), values your trust, and if we collect or use information about you, we will do so in a manner consistent with this Privacy Notice. This Privacy Notice describes how Whirlpool will collect, use, and share Personal Information (as defined below) and applies to customers in the United States and Canada. Certain specialized services offered by Whirlpool, such as the Whirlpool Smart Appliance Mobile Apps And Services, have their own websites and are governed instead by their own privacy notices that can be viewed on those websites.
By using a website operated by us which displays this Privacy Notice (a “Website”), you are agreeing to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information as described in this Privacy Notice. We offer you choices about the use of your Personal Information, as described in the “Your Rights: Choice and Access” section below.
I. Information we collect including our use of tracking technologies
II. How We Use Information
We use your information to: confirm and fulfill your order, provide customer service – including product maintenance and troubleshooting, and to send you marketing communications.
III. Data Sharing
We may share your Personal Information with our affiliates and service providers, and as required by law, to enforce our rights, or in connection with a business transfer. We will share your Personal Information with third party advertising partners only with your consent.
IV. Interest-Based Advertising
V. Your Rights: Choice & Access
You may ask us not to share your information with third parties for marketing purposes and may opt-out of receiving marketing messages from us by contacting our Privacy Office or by using the unsubscribe link in our emails. You may correct your information or delete your account using the My Account/Owner center page on the Website.
VI. Data Security
We take reasonable steps to protect your information, but please be aware that no transmission of information over the Internet is 100% secure.
VII. Third Party Services
Our Websites may contain links to websites owned by other companies. We recommend that you carefully review the privacy notice of each website you visit.
VIII. Use By Children
Our Websites are not directed to children under the age of 13.
IX. EU-U.S. Privacy Shield And Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield
Whirlpool complies with the Privacy Shield Principles for all onward transfers of personal data from the EU and Switzerland, including the onward transfer liability provisions.
X. Updates to This Privacy Notice
Please review the “Last Updated” legend at the top of this page to determine when this Notice was last revised.
XI. Contact Us
firstname.lastname@example.org or Chief Privacy Officer, Whirlpool Corporation, 2000 N. M-63, MD 2533, Benton Harbor, MI 49022 U.S.A.