Express provides this summary of what personal information Express collects when you download an Express mobile applications and access the products and services that can be obtained through the mobile application and how that personal information is used and disclosed by Express.
WHAT INFORMATION DOES EXPRESS COLLECT FROM THE APPLICATIONS OR REGISTRATION TO DOWNLOAD?
General Usage: Express gathers aggregate information about how customers who have downloaded our mobile applications are using the applications. This information allows us to see which aspects of the mobile applications are most used and helps us better understand our customers’ experiences with our mobile applications. This helps us improve the quality of your experiences with our mobile applications by recognizing and delivering more of the preferred features and services. Because some of our mobile applications may also make use of the GPS on your mobile device, Express will also gather aggregate information regarding this location information, such as where our applications are being used.
Express retains all rights regarding their trademarks, trade names, brand names and trade dress. These marks, names or trade dress, and all associated logos or images, are registered and/or common law trademarks of Express and are protected by U.S. and international laws and treaties. No license to the use of such marks, names or trade dress is granted to you under these terms and conditions or by your use of the express.com Web site. Your misuse of the trademarks displayed on the express.com Web site is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that Express will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of civil remedies and criminal prosecution.
Collection of Location Information: SOME SERVICES PROVIDED THROUGH THE EXPRESS MOBILE APPLICATIONS WILL REQUIRE THE USE OF THE GPS ON YOUR MOBILE DEVICE. YOU MAY ELECT NOT TO ALLOW THIS LOCATION SERVICE BY SETTING YOUR MOBILE DEVICE IN “AIRPLANE MODE” OR TURNING OFF LOCATION SERVICES ON YOUR MOBILE DEVICE. IF YOU ARE USING THE SERVICES THAT MAKE USE OF THE GPS ON YOUR MOBILE DEVICE, EXPRESS WILL COLLECT, STORE AND USE YOUR LOCATION DATA TO PROVIDE SERVICES THROUGH THE MOBILE APPLICATION.
Collection of Personal Information: If you download a mobile application from Express, you will need to at least register your mobile phone number. For certain services, you will also need to register your name, email address, postal address, and zip code. Examples of the services that would require registration of this personal information include priority perks, creating a shopping list or wish list, creating and providing a review of Express products. Express may also have mobile applications that will allow you to shop for items on express.com and if that is the case, you will also provide a shipping address, order information, order number and credit/debit card information.
HOW DOES EXPRESS USE INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT?
Express uses the personal information we collect through our mobile applications for the following purposes:
to fulfill requests that you have created;
to understand your needs and preferences, possibly through surveys or product evaluations;
to deliver products that you have ordered,
to develop, market and sell products and services to you and to tailor your experience with our company to your interests and to send you information about special offers, media events, new products and much more;
to contact you or the product recipient(s) in the event of order or delivery difficulties;
to manage and develop our business and operations, administer accounts, collect and process payments;
to respond to your inquiries; and
to deliver information through the various communication channels you have provided to us about our products or mobile applications, including adding you to our email list or to our customer phone and mail marketing list when you register for an account or make a purchase;.
WHAT INFORMATION DOES EXPRESS SHARE WITH THIRD PARTIES?
Express has and will continue to share your e-mail address with Bath & Body Works, The Limited, Victoria’s Secret, and other companies affiliated with Bath and Body Works and Victoria’s Secret. If you provide your email address when registering to download an Express mobile application, provided you have not opted out of receiving marketing emails from us, your email address may also be shared with other companies, so that those businesses may send you information about their products. If you no longer want to receive email from Express, you can follow the removal instructions located at the bottom of the next e-mail you receive from Express. Please be aware, even if you elect not to receive e-mail, or subsequently ask to be removed from receiving email from express.com, you may still receive e-mail confirmations for online purchases and you may receive e-mails sent by a friend using E-mail a Friend.
Express makes names and addresses in its direct mailing list available to other companies. If you no longer wish to receive our direct mailings or have your name and address shared with other companies (other than third parties who provide services to express.com) please call us at 1-800-749-0564.
The information you provide when you make a purchase at express.com (for example, name, address, credit card) will be added to a database and is shared with Bath and Body Works and Victoria’s Secret. The information in the database may also be used to provide names and addresses to other companies. If you would prefer that we not share your name and mailing address with other companies (other than third parties who provide services to express.com) please call us at 1-800-749-0564.
We may occasionally participate in sweepstakes with other companies with a link to a Web site hosted by the other company. If you elect to participate in the sweepstakes by going to the linked Web site, you may be providing personal information, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number and gender directly to the company that is hosting the sweepstakes Web site. However, some, if not all, of the personal information that you provide on the sweepstakes Web site may be provided to us by the company hosting the sweepstakes.
You should be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to do so by law or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with the law or to enforce or apply our Terms of Service for an Express mobile application, or it is necessary to protect the mobile application or other users of the application.
In the event Express sells or transfers a particular portion of its business assets, consumer information may be one of the business assets transferred as part of the transaction. If substantially all of the assets of Express are acquired, consumer information may be transferred as part of the acquisition.
WHAT SHOULD VISITORS FROM OUTSIDE THE U.S. KNOW?
For your convenience, some of our mobile applications may contain links to Web sites. Some of these Web sites may request or require you to provide personal information. Express is not responsible for the privacy practices of such Web sites and you should review their privacy policies prior to providing any personal information. Links that appear on an Express mobile application should not be deemed in all cases to imply that Express endorses or has any affiliation with the linked Web sites.
WHERE SHOULD YOU DIRECT YOUR QUESTIONS?