Privacy Policy

Winter’s Hill Estate is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Winter’s Hill Estate website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Winter’s Hill Estate website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Winter’s Hill Estate collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Winter’s Hill Estate also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests, and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Winter’s Hill Estate. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Winter’s Hill Estate for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Winter’s Hill Estate website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Winter’s Hill Estate public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Winter’s Hill Estate does not read any of your private online communications.

Winter’s Hill Estate encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Winter’s Hill Estate so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Winter’s Hill Estate is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Winter’s Hill Estate and Winter’s Hill Estate family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Winter’s Hill Estate collects and uses your personal information to operate the Winter’s Hill Estate website and deliver the services you have requested. Winter’s Hill Estate also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Winter’s Hill Estate and its affiliates. Winter’s Hill Estate may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Winter’s Hill Estate does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Winter’s Hill Estate may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Additionally, Winter’s Hill Estate may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Winter’s Hill Estate, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your data.

Winter’s Hill Estate does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Winter’s Hill Estate keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Winter’s Hill Estate to determine what services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Winter’s Hill Estate to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Winter’s Hill Estate websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
(a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Winter’s Hill Estate or the site;
(b) protect and defend the rights or property of Winter’s Hill Estate; and,
(c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Winter’s Hill Estate, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Winter’s Hill Estate website uses “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a webpage server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a webpage server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the webpage server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Winter’s Hill Estate pages, or register with Winter’s Hill Estate site or services, a cookie helps Winter’s Hill Estate to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Winter’s Hill Estate website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Winter’s Hill Estate features that you customized. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Winter’s Hill Estate services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Winter’s Hill Estate secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Winter’s Hill Estate secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Winter’s Hill Estate will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Winter’s Hill Estate encourages you to periodically review this Statement so you are informed of how Winter’s Hill Estate is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Winter’s Hill Estate welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Stoller Family Estate has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Winter’s Hill Estate at cellardoor@wintershillwine.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to determine and remedy the problem promptly.