Privacy Policy and Terms of Use
If you browse and use this site, you agree to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site.

Types of Information We Collect. 
 Big Spoon Yogurt only collects information, such as first and last names, addresses and email addresses when voluntarily submitted by you on-line or in one of our stores.  For example, personal information may be collected from you in order to get your feedback on our web site and/or products or to enter you in one of our contests or sweepstakes.  We also collect credit card and bank account information and purchase information and history through your transactions at the time of sale.  By providing us with solicited or unsolicited personal information, you consent to our using such information, subject to applicable laws and the terms of this privacy policy.  When you contact us via email, we answer by sending an email response to the sender. We also store the email we receive for archival purposes and for our own marketing purposes if we feel that it is consistent with the nature of the inquiry. 

How Information is Used.
  Personal information and other information may be used to help make Big Spoon Yogurt's products, services and programs more useful to its customers. Additionally, Big Spoon Yogurt may use personal information to provide you with newsletters, articles, product or service alerts, new product or service announcements, saving awards, event invitations, personally tailored coupons, program and promotional information and offers, and other information.  The customer's contact information is also used to contact guests when necessary.  If you prefer not to receive this type of information from us, you can contact us by email to info@bigspoonyogurt.com; or by paper mail to PO Box 1906, Pismo Beach, CA  93448 and tell us to delete your information.

Disclosing Personal Information.
 Companies may be engaged by Big Spoon Yogurt to perform a variety of functions, such as fulfilling orders, assisting with promotions, providing technical services for our web sites, etc. These companies may have access to personal information if needed to perform such functions. However, these companies are only authorized to use such personal information for the purpose of performing that function and may not use it for any other purpose. Big Spoon Yogurt does not sell personal information to third parties. However, with your permission, we will, on occasion send marketing information on behalf of one of our business partners about products or services they provide that may be of interest to you. You may be asked if you wish to receive marketing materials from Big Spoon Yogurt's business partners. If you elect to receive such materials, Big Spoon Yogurt will not share your personal information with such partners, but rather, will send a mailing or email on behalf of the partners. Big Spoon Yogurt reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill your requests, or to cooperate in any law enforcement investigation or an investigation on a matter of public safety. 

Changes in our business or privacy policies.
 As we continue to develop our business, we may sell certain of our assets. In such transactions, visitor information may be one of the transferred assets. Also, in the event that all or substantially all of our assets are acquired in a transaction, our visitor information may be an asset that is reviewed and transferred. Such a transaction will be disclosed per the guidelines below. We reserve the right to disclose any data we collect at our sites if required by law or valid order of a court or other governmental authority or to protect the health and safety of our employees or the general public.  If we decide to change our privacy policies, we will post those changes to this privacy statement on-line, and may also post those changes in other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If, however, we are going to use visitors' personally identifiable information in a manner different from what is stated on our site at the time of collection, we will notify visitors by posting a notice on our web site for thirty (30) days in advance of such use.

Cookies.
 "Cookies" are pieces of information that a web site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. These cookies can be used to help us adjust the site to your preferences and interests.  Like most web sites, Big Spoon Yogurt uses cookies for a variety of purposes in order to improve your on-line experience.  Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this web site. 

Consent
.  You always have a choice as to whether to provide us with personal information or not. By using our website or accepting certain services offered at our retail outlets, you consent to our use of personal information that is collected or submitted as described in this privacy policy. Withholding certain information, however, may prevent us from providing you with products and services. For instance, withholding a name will prevent us from processing your order online.

Third Party Content
.  This website contains links to other websites.  Big Spoon Yogurt is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.  Big Spoon Yogurt makes no representation with respect to, nor does it guarantee or endorse the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, reliability, suitability or correct sequencing of, any third party Content. Likewise, Big Spoon Yogurt does not endorse, oppose or edit any opinion or analysis expressed by such third parties. You should refer to the policies posted on third party web sites regarding privacy and terms of use prior to using such sites. You agree that Big Spoon Yogurt is not responsible for third party Content accessible through a link on our site, including opinions, advice, statements and advertisements, and understand that you bear all risks associated with the use of such content.

Restrictions on Use
.  Material from this website may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of Big Spoon Yogurt EXCEPT: you may download one copy of the material on one computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose is aviolation of Big Spoon Yogurt's intellectual property rights. The material on this site is provided for lawful purposes only. Downloaded files, images or other electronic media or software and accompanying data from the Big Spoon Yogurt site are provided to you via license by Big Spoon Yogurt for your non-commercial, personal use only.  Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you, but remain with Big Spoon Yogurt, who owns full and complete title and rights to any downloaded information. You may not resell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise convert any download to a human perceivable form.

Restriction of Liability
.  To the extent permitted by applicable law, Big Spoon Yogurt is not liable for any damages or injury caused by, including, but not limited to, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus or line failure. Big Spoon Yogurt will not be liable for any damages or injury, including but not limited to, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site, even if there is negligence on the part of Big Spoon Yogurt or if Big Spoon Yogurt has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or both Big Spoon shall have no liability to you whatsoever for any losses or damages caused by any download from this site.

Indemnity
.  You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Big Spoon Yogurt and its affiliates harmless from any and all claims, proceedings, damages, injuries, liabilities, losses, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees and litigation expenses), relating to or arising from your use of the Site, Services or Content