All information that is gathered by this site is held confidential, whether obtained actively or passively. Passive information typically includes your domain name (the site after the @ in your e-mail address). It may also contain additional information. The amount of information sent depends on the settings you have on your web browser; please refer to your browser to learn what information it sends. There are several places where information is actively gathered. When requesting a catalog, the information is used for shipping the catalog or other information that you requested. When placing an order the information is used for billing and shipping. There are times when we run contests on the WESCO website. The only reason that this information is gathered is to locate the winner of the contest. There are times that requests are made for specific catalog information or sample products. Sometimes this information is sent from the manufacturer by our request. We use the information we automatically receive from your web browser, and the information generated by cookies, to see which pages you visit within our Website, which websites you visited before coming to ours, and which website you visit after you leave. WESCO can then develop statistics that are helpful to understanding how our Website is used, and how we can continue to improve it to provide a better experience to you, our customer. The personal information you send us is typically used to respond to your inquiries, to process your orders or to allow you to access specific account information.
We may actively obtain site usage information about you by installing a "cookie" on the device utilized to access our Website. Cookies are computer-generated, unique identifiers. By providing each user a unique identifier, we are able to recognize repeat visitors and compile data on how our site is used. Your device can be specially configured to reject cookies; please refer to your browser for more information. Our cookies generate only limited information as described in this notice and do not tell us where you go on the Internet.
On-Line Ordering Information
Manufacturer Links on this site
This site contains many trademarks and service marks. All such said items are the property of such respective companies. Access to the WESCO website does not give the right to copy or use any intellectual property of WESCO Distribution, its subsidiaries, or its suppliers.
When you submit personal information on our Website, it goes to WESCO on a server located in Pennsylvania, or elsewhere, in the United States. If you are outside of the United States, by submitting personal information to this Website, you are consenting to send that information to the United States for the purposes described in this notice. If you are outside the United States, please note that the United States may have different laws concerning the privacy of personal information than your country of residence. This Website is governed by United States and Pennsylvania law.
Please do not access this site if you are younger than 13. You may access or change the personal information you have submitted to WESCO by logging into your account. Please note that we can only provide access to information you have submitted to WESCO from the Website, and that is still in our possession. We cannot identify cookie, browser, or website usage data that you may have generated by visiting the Website. Also, you are on notice that we may not retain your personal information. We may destroy or delete your personal information at any time. In the event of a sale, merger, liquidation, dissolution, reorganization or acquisition of WESCO or other business transaction, as for example, those involved in a loan or stock offering, information WESCO has collected about you may be sold or otherwise transferred to our business partner. At times, we conduct online surveys to better understand the needs and profile of our visitors. When we conduct a survey, we will try to let you know how we will use the information at the time we collect information from you on the Internet.
We maintain reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information and while no data transmission which is wireless or mobile or over the Internet is completely secure, we have and will continue to use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the protection of your personal information. Unfortunately, no Internet transaction is 100% secure, but we attempt to take reasonable measures to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction, however, the Website cannot ensure or warrant the security of that information. We reserve the right to change this policy. WESCO may change this policy at any time, based on the needs of our business or the evolution of our Website. Please check the date at the bottom of this page to see when the policy was last revised. If you are concerned about our use of your personal information, or would like to contact us concerning our use of personal information at this Website, please send an e-mail to email@example.com. You have the right to "opt-out" of all future communications by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Policy and Term Changes
WESCO Distribution reserves the right to make changes to its on-line terms and policies at any time. Such changes will be posted on this site.
If you have questions concerning our privacy practices, contact us at: email@example.com.
This policy was last updated February 2011