Essential Chocolate

Privacy Policy




  • Essentially Chocolate recognizes that your privacy is important to you and is committed to maintaining your privacy and recognizes the need to secure that information while using that information responsibly. Our privacy policy describes the information we collect and how we use it. Personal information means any information by which you can be identified, such as your name, mailing address, email address, telephone number, etc. The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you what personal information we may collect from you, how we use such information, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to review and correct, the information. This policy applies only to customers in the United States.

  • Information we may collect includes name, address, telephone number, email address, IP address, and, other payment/ordering information) when you:
    • Place an order on our website via the order form or by phone, or any other method used.
    • Return an item or make an exchange, if allowed
    • Inquire about our services or products
    • Subscribe to receive communications from us via email or mail on or through our website
    • Participate in one of our surveys, contests or other marketing events
    • Are referred to us though a marketing promotion or third-party business relationship
    • Are sent an Essentially Chocolate gift

The information gathered and collected maybe used in the following ways and allows us to, among other things:

    • Send you notices of sales/promotions that may be of interest to you
    • Process and fill your orders
    • Contact you regarding the processing of your order
    • Improve our products and services
    • Send you updated information on our products, etc.

  • We may have a contract with another party to provide specific services for us, such as credit card processing, shipping, promotional or other support services. We will provide contact information necessary for the third party to provide these services for us. These parties are generally not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.

  • We have taken these many precautions to protect the security of your personal information that you share with us. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to or from our web sites, and you do so at your own risk.

  • If you no longer wish to receive email communications from us regarding our site, partner offers, special offers or services, products, and/or newsletters, you may choose to stop receiving these emails at any time by sending us an email requesting to be removed from these lists. Please be sure to include your full name, email address, and specifically what type of information you do not want to receive. If you opt out of receiving marketing email, we will continue to send you emails regarding order confirmation and shipment notification when you place an order with us.

  • Our site may contain links to other sites, over which we have no control. Privacy policies on such linked sites may be different from our privacy policy. We encourage you to review the privacy policy at any site you visit.

  • We may amend this privacy policy from time to time. Changes to the policy will be posted on our website. We encourage you to review our privacy policy periodically, because by visiting our website you agree to accept any such changes.
  • Any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Conditions. Questions or Comments? For questions, comments, or assistance, we invite you to email us at