Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to the collection, use, disclosure and protection of Personal Information relating to customers of Magellan Distribution Corporation (“Magellan”), suppliers of Magellan, and website users. This policy is effective as of April 22, 2013.

What Information Do We Collect?

When you register on our website or fill out a website form, Magellan collects some personally identifiable information, including but not limited to: a username, password, first and last name and e-mail address, mailing address and telephone numbers. Magellan also automatically collects information about your computer hardware and software when you use our website. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring website addresses. This information is used by Magellan for the operation of the service, to maintain and improve the quality and security of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Magellan’s website.

Do We Use Cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enable the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and remember certain information. We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

How Do We Protect Your Information?

Access to the personal information that you provide and we store is password protected and access to passwords is limited. Firewall technology is used to prevent unauthoriszd access and servers are backed up daily, with archives stored in a secure location. Our website is authenticated for e-commerce by and uses SIM, a hosted payment processing solution that is compliant with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard. SIM handles all the steps in processing a transaction, such that we do not need to transmit or store sensitive cardholder information on our servers.

For What Do We Use Your Information?

We may use your information to personalize your experience and better respond to your needs; to improve our website based on information and feedback we receive from you; to improve customer service; to contact you with promotional information related to our services; and to process sales transactions.

Do We Disclose Your Information to Third Parties?

Magellan will not sell or trade to third parties your personally identifiable information. Magellan will not otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties, except as required in the conduct of our business, and provided those third parties preserve the confidentiality and maintain appropriate security of your personal information and use it only for the purposes provided. Magellan will share personal information with government agencies if required by law.

Links To Other Sites

This site contains links to other sites. Magellan is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other websites. Please refer to the privacy policy of the respective site.

Governing Law

This Privacy Policy will be governed by Massachusetts’ law, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. By using our accessing our site, you agree that any claim between you and us arising out of or relating to your use of our site or this Privacy Policy will be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts, and you consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of these courts for the purpose of litigating such action.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to this Privacy Policy.

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