Advanced Poly-Packaging, Inc.
 Online Privacy Policy

Advanced Poly-Packaging, Inc. (APPI) is a manufacturer and reseller of packaging materials and packaging equipment.  APPI produces poly bags, bagging equipment, parts counters, scales, conveyors and complete packaging systems.  What follows is APPI's online privacy policy, which governs personal information gathered on our Internet site consistent with the policy established by the APPI Board of Directors.

APPI's Commitment to Online Security
Physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been employed to safeguard the security and integrity of personal information. The APPI encrypts billing information wherever APPI requests it. All APPI agents and contractors with access to personal information obtained on the APPI web sites are also bound to adhere to this policy as part of their contract with APPI. To protect the security of information supplied by businesses applying for participation in the APPI OnLine privacy program, businesses are provided user names and passwords to access their information. Your information will be protected whether online or offline.


To perform certain tasks on our web site, you may be required to complete registration or contact forms.  During registration, you will be required to give certain information (such as name, address, phone and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. Your option, you may also provide demographic information (such as gender or age) about yourself, but it is not required.

Personal Information that APPI May Collect Online
The APPI collects personal information online, including names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone and facsimile numbers, billing information. APPI may also collect business information from sole proprietorships that apply for program participation, some of which could constitute personal information, as well as personal information from individuals acting solely in their business capacity.  The APPI does not knowingly collect or maintain any personal information from children under the age of 13. In addition, no part of our sites are designed with the purpose of attracting any person under age 13.

How APPI Uses Personal Information Collected Online

Unless you otherwise consent, we will use your personal information only for the purpose for which it is submitted, such as to reply to your emails, handle your inquiries, and process billing and business requests related to program participation, and we will use such information to provide operational notices, in program record-keeping and to conduct research on industry marketplace practices. Our research may lead to the publication of aggregate demographical data but will not result in the reporting or publication of any personal information provided to us. At certain points where personal information is collected on our site, there may be a box where you may indicate you would like to be on a mailing list to receive information about other APPI programs and services and about ways to support APPI.  At any time you can add or remove your name from APPI’s list by contacting us at

Your Information May Be Shared

We never sell or rent your personal information.  APPI may release personal information under the following circumstances:

  • Where release is required by law (for example, a subpoena) or regulation or is requested by a government agency;
  • Where our records indicate a company may be engaged in fraudulent activity or other deceptive practices that a governmental agency should be made aware of;
  • To appropriate governmental authorities, where warranted by a company's failure to participate in the advertising self-regulatory process or respond to an online privacy complaint, or where a company fails to honor the recommendations of the National Advertising Division, Children's Advertising Review Unit, National Advertising Review Board or;
  • To appropriate persons, where your communication suggests possible harm to others.

Help Us Keep Your Personal Information Accurate
If your personal information changes or you would like to review the personal information we may have on file, please e-mail us with the new information or your review request at also know what led to your submission of personal information so we may efficiently locate your information.

Computer Tracking and Cookies

Our web sites are not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by visitors. Our site logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services to the public and may also be provided to others, but again, the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.

A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. APPI uses non-identifying cookies to provide easier site navigation and access to forms. You can still use the APPI sites if your browser is set to reject cookies. Our cookies do not generate personal data, do not read personal data from your machine and are never tied to anything that could be used to identify you.


This web site contains links to ther sites.  Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites.  We encourage our users to be awsare when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Problems or Complaints with APPI Privacy Policy

If you have a complaint about APPI compliance with this privacy policy, you may contact us at or contact us immediately via telephone at 330-785-4000.

Privacy Policy Review:
 We infrequently review our privacy policy based on changes to our web site.  Complaints are reviewed internally by our quality assurance staff with a prompt response.


2007 Advanced Poly-Packaging, Inc.