Personal Data is any information that enables us to identify you and that is related to an identified or identifiable natural person. We may collect Personal Data from and about you from a variety of sources. We strive to only collect Personal Data that is adequate, relevant, and limited to achieve the purpose(s) for which it was collected, and to keep all Personal Data accurate, complete, and reliable for its intended purpose. We may collect the following categories and types of Personal Data:
Toro uses various types of cookies:
Web Beacons are small strings of code (e.g., 1 x 1 pixel) that provide a method for delivering a graphic image on a Web page or in an email message for the purpose of transferring data. You can disable the ability of Web Beacons to capture information by blocking cookies. Persistent Device Identifiers are unique strings that are associated with the mobile device that you use to connect to a mobile application.. Persistent Device Identifiers may be modified or disabled by sophisticated users.
Where our Sites interact with social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube, these platforms may deploy persistent cookies which will be kept on your device until their expiration or earlier manual deletion. If you use these functionalities, the plug-in and its content are loaded directly from the social media provider's servers and included in the website by your browser. We cannot influence which Personal Data the social media provider will collect about you. For more information, please see the privacy notices of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others.
You may manage or block cookies at any time by adjusting the browser settings on your device. For comprehensive information on the subject of blocking cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org. For information and to opt out of interest based advertising, you may also access the tools provided on any of the following sites: https://digitaladvertisingalliance.org, www.youronlinechoices.com, and www.networkadvertising.org/choices. Note that clearing cookies from your browser will remove the above opt-outs because they are stored in cookies.
To comply with certain laws, Toro may ask for your consent to set the cookies described above. When you arrive on the Site, a banner informing you of the types of cookies we use will appear. By clicking 'continue' you expressly consent to the use of such cookies. Once your consent has been provided, this message will not appear again when you revisit the Site. If you do not click "continue," your continued use of the Site will indicate your implied consent. The banner will remain, and we will set only the cookies for which implied consent is sufficient. If you, or another user of your computer, wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you can do so by altering your browser settings or by selecting the opt-out options above. In some instances, when you opt-out, a new cookie (Opt-Out-Cookie) is placed in your web browser. This tells the third party provider to cease data collection from your browser and prevents advertisements from being delivered to you.
Toro may use your information for business purposes in accordance with the law for particular activities, including, without limitation:
We may process your Personal Data for, or based on, one or more of the following legal bases:
Toro may share information about you for the purposes listed above and in accordance with applicable law with:
Toro does not sell your Personal Data to any third parties, and we have not done so in the prior 12 months.
In these circumstances, Toro will ensure that your Personal Data is adequately protected, as required by law.
Depending on applicable data protection and privacy laws, you may be entitled to a variety of legal rights regarding the collection and processing of your Personal Data
Individual rights vary depending on the laws of the jurisdiction applicable to you, but may include:
You may exercise these rights, to the extent they apply to you, by completing this form (if you are located in the European Economic Area, UK and Switzerland) or this form (If you are located in the US). US residents may also contact us by phone: 1-844-521-2381. Note, however, that we may request certain reasonable additional information (that may include Personal Data) to help us authenticate your identity, your request, and/or to clarify or understand the scope of such requests.
You also have choices about how we communicate with you and how we process certain Personal Data about you. You may opt-out of receiving marketing or other communications from us at any time by following the opt-out link or unsubscribe information in correspondence you receive from us. If you opt-out of receiving email from us or otherwise modify the nature or frequency of promotional communications, it may take up to ten (10) business days for us to process your request and you may continue to receive promotional communications from us during that period. You will continue to receive administrative messages regarding our services, or transactions you have entered into with us, even after opting-out of promotional communications.
You also have the right to opt out of cookie collection, as outlined above. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify this in your browser’s settings. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of our websites or applications. Note our websites do not take any action in response to “do not track” signals that may be transmitted by some web browsers. Third-party advertising networks are not permitted to collect information about our users.
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, known as the “Shine the Light” law, permits our users who are California residents to request and obtain from us a list of what Personal Data (if any) we disclosed to third parties for their own direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year and the names and addresses of those third parties. Requests may be made only once per year per person, must be sent to the email address below, and are free of charge.
Toro keeps your Personal Data as long as Toro needs it for the purposes for which it was originally collected (or to which you have subsequently consented), for other legitimate purposes (such as regulatory compliance), or as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law. You may contact us at the address below about further detail about our data retention periods in relation to your Personal Data.
Toro's Services are not directed to or intended for children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not use or submit any Personal Data to us. By using our services, you represent that you are 18 years of age or older. If you have reason to believe that we may have accidentally received Personal Data from an individual under age 18, please contact us immediately at email@example.com.
Toro has implemented appropriate physical, managerial, and technical measures to protect the security of data and information and to ensure a level of security of Personal Data appropriate to the risks of a breach. Unless applicable law provides otherwise, Toro does not guarantee against any loss, misuse, unauthorized disclosure, alteration or destruction of data, including Personal Data. While Toro strives to protect your data, Toro cannot always guarantee the security of any information you transmit to or from the Services, and you provide such information at your own risk. You acknowledge that: (1) there are security and privacy limitations in computer systems and on the Internet which are beyond Toro's control; and (2) any such information and data, including Personal Data, may be viewed or tampered with by a third party while such information or data is being used, transmitted, processed, or stored.
To exercise any applicable rights, if you reside in the EEA, UK or Switzerland please complete this form; residents of the US, please complete this form.
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
By mail: The Toro Company
Attn: Legal Department
8111 Lyndale Avenue South
Bloomington, MN 55420-1196
All communications must be in the English language.