What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Last updated 1/1/22

This Cookie Policy explains how Creative Mellen LLC doing business as Creative Mellen (“Company,” “we,” “us,” and “our”) uses cookies and similar technologies to recognize you when you visit our Website at creativemellen.com (“Website”). It explains what these technologies are and why we use them.

We do NOT use cookies to collect personal information (PII). Only general information such as your IP address, device, and page location is saved. Please read below for more details.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their Website work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.

Cookies set by the website owner (in this case, Creative Mellen) are called “first party cookies”. Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called “third party cookies”. Third party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g. like advertising, interactive content and analytics). The parties that set these third party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other Website.

The specific types of first and third party cookies served through our Website and the purposes they perform are described below (please note that the specific cookies served may vary depending on the specific Online Properties you visit):

Functionality & Social networking cookies:

These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our Website but are non-essential to their use. However, without these cookies, certain functionality (like sharing) may become unavailable. The only functionality cookies we use is for sharing blog posts through email and social media. The analytics data or usage data is not tied to your personally identifiable information (PII).

Analytics and customization cookies:

These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our Website are being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our Website for you. We do not collect any personal identifiable information (PII).

Advertising cookies:

These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you. Our Website does NOT use advertising cookies.

How often will you update this Cookie Policy?

We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to the cookies we use or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Please therefore re-visit this Cookie Policy regularly to stay informed about our use of cookies and related technologies.

The date at the top of this Cookie Policy indicates when it was last updated.

Who we share your data with?

We do not share any data we collect. It’s only used to improve our website experience for our users.

Where can I get further information?

If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please email us at info@stage.creativemellen.com.user.s443.sureserver.com or by post to:

Creative Mellen    

24-1/2 S Clinton St, Suite 2

Iowa City, Iowa 52440