This Policy describes how we treat personal information on websites (“sites”), mobile or social media applications (“apps”), and any other services where we include an authorized link or reference to this Policy (together, the “Services”). This Policy does not describe our practices on sites or apps where it is not referenced.
Your use of our apps and sites indicates you agree to our collection, use, and sharing of your information as set forth in this Policy.
What information do we collect?
We collect identifiers and contact information. For example, we may collect your name and street address if you register on our site. We may also collect your phone number or email address. We also collect online identifiers. For example, if you engage with us through a social media site, we may collect your social media user identifier.
We collect information you submit or otherwise provide or authorize us to collect. We collect the information you post in a public space on our site. This includes comments and videos or photos. We also collect any other information you may provide to us or authorize us to collect.
We collect demographic information and information about your interests. We may collect information such as your gender and age, household or lifestyle information, and your ZIP Code.
We collect internet and electronic network activity information, such as device and usage information. We may collect information about the browser you are using, and we may look at what site you came from, or what site you visit when you leave us. We may also collect information about your operating system, Internet Service Provider (ISP) information and IP addresses and other device identifiers, such as mobile device identifiers. In addition, we may collect information about your use of our Services, including through use of tracking technologies such as cookies, pixel tags, and Flash Cookies.
We collect geolocation information. Using technologies such as GPS or Wi-Fi, we may collect information about your location. For example, if you use our mobile apps, we may access your device’s location information to provide you location-enabled features.
We collect information about third parties. From time to time, we may allow you to send an email or message to a friend through one of our sites or apps. If you choose to do this, we will need that person’s name and email address.
How do we collect information?
We collect information directly from you. We collect information from you when you:
We collect information from you through tracking tools. We use tracking tools like browser cookies and mobile device IDs to collect information when you use the Services. We do this on our websites, in emails that we send to you, and in media advertising. We collect information about usage and browser information over time.
How Do We Use the Information We Collect?
We use information to help us effectively provide you products and services. We use your information to respond to your questions or enable you to participate in our programs. This may include sweepstakes or contests. We also may use your information to process your registration with sites and apps. We may use your friends’ email addresses to send them information that you requested we send them. We also use your information to process orders for you. We may also contact you about products and services you have requested, or if you have won a prize or promotion.
We use information to improve our products and services. One of our goals is that you have a positive experience with our sites, apps, and products. Therefore, we may use your information to improve your experience with our sites, apps, and products. We may use information you provide or that third-party partners give us to personalize your experience.
We use information for security purposes. We may use your information to help protect you, our sites and apps, our company, our customers, and our consumers.
We use information for marketing purposes. For example, we might send you information about products, offers, features, or updates. We might also use your information to serve you ads about products and offers. Those ads may appear on third-party platforms which may include social media. These might be our own offers or products, or third-party offers or products we think you might find interesting. We may provide you with information through email or push notification.
We use information as the law allows us or as we may notify you.
How Do We Share Your Information?
We share information within the PepsiCo family of companies and brands. This includes current and future PepsiCo subsidiaries, affiliates, and joint venture partners. This also includes current brands such as Pepsi, Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Quaker, and Tropicana; and all future brands. For a list of PepsiCo brands, visit https://www.pepsico.com/brands/product-information. We may also share information with third parties with which we have an ownership interest or commercial relationship, such as companies whose products we distribute or whose products we think you might find interesting.
We share information with our business partners and third-party vendors. For example, we may share information with joint promotion partners. If you register for a joint promotion, your information may be collected by both us and the third party. This might include retailers. Your information will be used by us as described in this Policy or by promotion partners as described in their policies. We may also share information with companies who serve as our vendors or third parties who perform services on our behalf. They may help us deliver products or services to you. We may share information with companies who operate our sites and apps or who run our promotions.
We will share information if we think we must in order to comply with the law or to protect our company. For example, we will share information to respond to a court order or subpoena. We may share information if a government agency or investigatory body requests it. This includes United States and non-United States law enforcement or regulatory authorities. We may also share information to help protect you, our sites and apps, our company, our customers, and our consumers. We may also share information if we are investigating potential fraud.
We may share information with any successor to all or part of our business. For example, if part of our business is sold, or is involved in a merger, consolidation, asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy, we may include your information as part of that transaction.
If there are additional reasons we may share information, we will describe those to you.
You Have Certain Choices About How We Use Your Information
You can opt out of email marketing. To stop receiving promotional emails from us, follow the instructions in any promotional email message you get from us. If you opt out of getting marketing email messages, you may continue to receive non-marketing email messages from us where permitted by law.
You can control cookies and tracking tools. You can stop sharing cookies.
Do-Not-Track Signals and Similar Mechanisms . Some web browsers transmit “do-not-track” signals to websites. Because the standards for these signals are still under development, we currently do not take action in response to these signals.
You can control tools on your mobile devices. For example, you can turn off the GPS locator or push notifications on your phone. To modify the push notifications you get from our app, you can alter your preferences in your profile.
You may have other choices under state laws. Depending on where you live, you may have certain additional rights, such as the right to request access to your personal information or to request deletion of your personal information.
We use various technical and organizational mechanisms to secure our websites and apps. You should understand that no data storage system or transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be perfectly secure.
Our Services Are Intended for a United States Audience
If you are outside of the United States, please visit the site designated for you.
Feel free to contact us if you have more questions.
Corporate Office: 512.956.7705
We May Update This Policy
From time to time, we may change this Policy. When we do, we will notify you of any material changes as required by law. This will include posting an updated copy here and updating the “Last Updated” date. Please check periodically for updates.
Your California Rights
California “Shine the Light” Law
If you reside in California, you have the right to ask us one time per year for information about our disclosure, if any, of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year.
California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)
|Category of Personal Information||Explanation|
|Identifiers , such as your name, street address, phone number, IP address, or email address||We may use this information to respond to your questions, to enable you to participate in our programs (including sweepstakes or contests), to process your registration with sites and apps, and for other business purposes.|
|Commercial information , such as a record of your purchases||We may use your information to provide you with products, to identify other products and offers that may be relevant to you, and for other business purposes.|
|Biometric information , such as voice recordings, images, and information about your physical activities that you provide.||We use this information to provide you products and the Services and for our other business purposes, such as when we capture voice recordings as part of our customer support.|
|Internet and electronic network activity information , such as information about your interactions with our Services||We may use this information to improve our Services, to better understand the visitors who come to our Services and what content is of interest to them, and for other business purposes.|
|Precise geographic location information , using technologies such as GPS or Wi-Fi||We may use this information to improve the quality, security, and relevance of our Services to our visitors and for other business purposes.|
|Other electronic information , including information you post in a public space on our site (such as videos or photos)||We may use this information to provide the services you ask for on our Services, as part of sweepstakes or other competitions, and for other business purposes.|
|Inferences about you||We may use this information to personalize your experience with us, and for other business purposes.|
|Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law , such as your gender||We may use this information for our equal employment opportunity program, and for other business purposes.|
We may verify your request by asking you to provide information to confirm your identity. This information may vary depending on your relationship with us. If you would like to use an agent registered with the California Secretary of State to exercise your rights, we may request evidence that you have provided such agent with power of attorney or that the agent otherwise has valid written authority to submit requests to exercise rights on your behalf. Subject to applicable law, you may have a right not to be discriminated against for exercising your rights over your personal information.