Our Commitment to Privacy
This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for
GeorgeBrownBilt.com ("George Brown Bilt Website”, "Site", "Website",
"we"), and the latest revision date is 02/01/16. This Website is hosted
by George Brown Bilt, which is a division of Caleres, Inc. ("George
Caleres, Inc. is the sole owner of the information collected on this
site. This information will not be shared with, sold or rented to others
in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.
This privacy statement will notify you of:
- The information collected from you through the website
- How the information is used
- With whom the information may be shared
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information
Information Collection and Use
Information is collected from users at several different points on this
website, including registration and order forms.
We collect information about you in the following ways:
- Automatically as you navigate through the site.
- Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP
addresses and information collected through cookies, web beacons, or
and other tracking technologies.
- We also may use these technologies to collect information about your
online activities over time and across third-party websites or other
online services (behavioral tracking).
- From third parties, for example, our business partners.
- Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website.
This includes information provided at the time of registering to use
our Website, subscribing to receive messages from us, posting
material, or requesting further services.
- We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or
promotion sponsored by us, and when you report a problem with our
We use information about you in the following ways:
- To present our Website and its contents to you.
- When you provide your information to George Brown Bilt, we may share
that information with one or more of our other Caleres, Inc.
- In order to streamline your shopping experience, we recommend that
you complete our registration form. During registration you are
required to give personal contact information (such as name and
email address). By registering your account information, you are
able to take advantage of special offers and e-mails abou new
promotions, fashion trends, site and service announcement updates,
etc. It is also more convenient for a registered customer to make
- On the order form, you must provide contact information (such as
name, billing address and shipping address) and financial
information (such as credit card number and expiration date). We use
this information for billing purposes and to fill customer orders.
If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this contact
information to get in touch with you.
- If you elect to refer a friend to our website, we ask you for your
name and email address and your friend's name and email address. We
will automatically send the friend an email inviting him or her to
view your selected items on the website. We use this information for
the sole purpose of sending this email.
- The personal information you provide may be combined with other
personally identifiable information (such as demographic information
and past purchase information) available from Caleres, Inc. records
and other sources. This information will be used to make our future
marketing efforts more efficient, help us to improve our Website,
and to deliver a better and more personalized service.
- From time to time our site requests information from users via
surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is
completely voluntary. Information requested may include contact
information (such as name and shipping address) and demographic
information (such as zip code and age level). Contact information
will be used to notify the winners and award prizes, and for sending
participants updates about George Brown Bilt sales and events.
Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or
improving the use and satisfaction of this site. We may share this
information with our service providers who perform services such as
gathering survey data or facilitating contests on our behalf, but we
do not authorize these providers to disclose or use your information
for any other purpose.
- Your personal information may be shared with contractors, service
providers and other third parties we use to support our business.
- The personal information you provide may be used in any other way we
may describe when you provide the information.
- Out of respect for the privacy of our users, we present the option
to not receive information on products, services and special
promotions. Please see our Choice and Opt-out statement below.
A cookie is a short string of data that lets our website remember who you
remember reference keys to some of your search preferences, express
checkout capabilities and other site preferences so we can provide a
more convenient experience during your next site visit.
When you leave our site, we terminate our interaction with the cookie.
The cookie stays on your computer, and you can delete it anytime you'd
like, but that means that you'd need to login again and re-enter any
preferences you have set.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’
movements and gather broad demographic information for aggregate
Information Shared with Third Parties
Shipping,Billing and Other Service Companies
We use outside shipping companies to ship orders and mail catalogs and a
credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. We
may partner with other parties from time to time to provide specific
services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally
identifiable information for any secondary purposes.
Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, you may have certain additional rights.
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our Website to
request certain information regarding the disclosure of your personal
information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To
make such a request, please send an
e-mail to or write us at:
George Brown Customer Care
8300 Maryland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
Minors' Right to Request Deletion of User-Submitted Comments
If you are a California resident under the age of 18, and a registered
user of Franco Sarto.com, you may request deletion of content or
information you publicly posted on our Website. To make such a request,
us an e-mail and indicate in the subject line "California
take-down request". You must include a detailed description of the
specific content or information such as the location of where the
content resides, a copy of the content (cut and pasted into your email),
the date of publication and, if applicable, the user name associated
with it. We will act as promptly as possible to remove the posting
(except in certain circumstances mandated by law). Please be aware that
your request and our deletion does not ensure complete or comprehensive
removal of the content or information you posted, as, for example, some
of your content may have been reposted by another user. Also, there may
be some circumstances in which the law does not require or allow removal
even if requested.
Correcting or Updating Personal Information
You can correct or update your personal information by logging into the
Website and visiting your account profile page. You may also send us
an e-mail to request access to, correct or delete any personal
that you have provided to us.
Do Not Track Policy
Some web browsers have a “do not track” feature that lets you tell
websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activities
tracked. These features are not yet uniform across browsers, so this
site is not currently set up to respond to those signals.