Who we are
Our company is Grinder’s Switch Winery, Inc. based in Centerville, TN. Our website address is: http://gswinery.wpengine.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Contact forms in the form of in-state Wine Club signups, email signups, or general questions collect data that you, the user, inputs. This data may include name, address, email address, phone number, date of birth, etc.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We use Google Analytics in order to collect data on our visitors in order to improve customer experience. Google analytics collects such information as your age, gender, location, interests and demographic in order to provide valuable information to us so that we may improve our products and services.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
Your contact information is will never be shared or distributed to anyone outside of our company and will only be used to contact you in the manner in which you have chosen is acceptable via opt-in forms or contact forms.
All purchasing data through our online store in stored with a third party company, Vinoshipper, Inc. Vinoshipper.com allows us to be able to ship our wine to many states legally. All transactions made on this website is run through Vinoshipper’s payment gateway. All sensitive information is encrypted and cannot be accessed by us.
How we protect your data
We use different methods to protect your data including data encryption, passwords, and multi-factor authentication.
What data breach procedures we have in place
Any breach in data will result in a notification to all of our users within 72 hours of discovery.