Eye Care Business Canada (Site) is an online resource that provides eye care practitioners with resources and information. The information is provided by various content providers, including independent contributors and contributors with a commercial interest in the eye care and eyewear market. Eye Care Business Canada has been granted a copyright to content that is provided by contributors. Eye Care Business Canada and the publisher, VuePoint IDS Inc., takes no responsibility on the accuracy of contributed content.
This site is mainly composed of blog posts. Site users may rate and comment on the various blog posts. Such comments and ratings are subject to review and approval by the site owner at their sole discretion and there is no guarantee that any comment will be approved. Users providing comments are asked to be respectful in tone.
This site is supported by commercial sponsors whose logos and digital banner advertising you may see on the site. Appearance of a commercial sponsor should not be construed as either an endorsement or recommendation of the that sponsor, or its products and/or services.
Registration to e-newsletters associated with this site, including OptikINFO and OptikXTRA are available to site visitors. Enrollment in e-newsletters is a the discretion of the visitor. You may receive emails as a result of your enrollment. Such enrollment may be cancelled at anytime by advising us through links provided on the email or by send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will never share your email, name or personally identifiable information with any third party.
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The cookies and web beacons we use collect non-personally identifiable information about users of the Site, including: browser used to access the site, date and time, the URL of the page being loaded, users who have visited a particular website(s), any previously assigned cookie identification (a unique identifier assigned to a user to identify repeat visitors), browser window size, the geographic location of the user, device and operating system used to access the Site. The information we collect from these cookies and web beacons is used to determine information about a user’s visit to our Site, including the number of visits, average time spent, pages viewed, navigation history through the website, and other statistics. This information is used to enhance the users experience while visiting our Site and to improve the performance of our Site by, among other things, allowing us to monitor Site performance, making the Site easier to use, measuring the effectiveness of promotional placements, and tailoring the Site (including the sponsors ads and offers a user receives) to better match a user’s interests and preferences.
Users who prefer not to accept cookies can set their Internet browser to notify them when they receive a cookie or to prevent cookies from being placed on their hard drive. If you consent to our collection of cookies and you subsequently wish to withdraw your consent, you will need to manage the settings on your web browser to delete all cookies and disallow further acceptance of cookies. Please note that disabling cookies on your browser will prevent us from tracking your activities in relations to our Site, however, it may also disable some of the functions and features of the Site and the Site may not work properly.
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