Privacy Policy

McCain’s reputation has been built on a foundation of service and trust, so why would that stop at our website? McCain’s Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, and disclose personal information on our website.

What Type of Information Does McCain Collect?

Personal Information

McCain will not collect any personal data unless you voluntarily choose to provide it (e.g. by registration, survey) or provide your consent.

Personal information that may be collected by McCain may include:

  • Name, postal address, phone number, and e-mail address.
  • Demographic information and information about products and topics that may interest you.

Non-Personal Information

We use Google Analytics to constantly monitor and improve our website. Google Analytics automatically collects website use information when you visit our website. This information may include data about your Internet service provider, your operating system, browser type, domain name, Internet protocol (IP) address, your access times, the website that referred you to McCain, the web pages you request, and the date and time of those requests. Our collection of website use information may involve the use of cookies and web beacons. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive by a website to, among other things, help us improve our website and your experience.

How Does McCain Use Information About You?

When you provide us with your personal data, the information is used solely for the purpose of supporting our customer relationship with you. For example, we may use information about you to:

  • Respond to your customer service inquiries, post your comments or statements on any blog or other online forum maintained on our website, or take other actions in response to your inquiries or other website activities.
  • Contact you about your account and program participation, a contest or sweepstakes you have entered, and your requests for information.
  • Communicate with you about our brands, products, events or other promotional purposes.

Does McCain Share Personal Information with Third Parties?

McCain does not share or sell your personal information with any third parties.

What Choices Does McCain Offer About Personal Information?

McCain offers you choices to request to update or change your personal information and your preferred method of communication. If you choose not to have your personal data used to support our customer relationship we will respect your choice. Here are some of the ways you can request changes:  

  • Follow the opt-out instructions in promotional emails we send you.
  • Email your request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you opt out of receiving promotional communications from us, we may still send you non-promotional communications such as emails about your accounts or our ongoing business relations.

You can usually choose to set your browser to warn you when a cookie is being sent or to remove or reject cookies. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookie settings. If you choose to remove or reject cookies, it may affect features or services on our website.

How is Personal Information Secured?

McCain takes reasonable steps to maintain appropriate physical, technical and administrative security to help prevent loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of personal information.

While we take these reasonable efforts to safeguard your personal information, no system or transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

Privacy Policy Updates

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. When we do so, we will post the new Privacy Policy on this page and change the date at the top of the policy. We encourage you to check the date of our Privacy Policy when you visit our website for any updates or changes.

Questions and Feedback

We welcome your questions, comments and concerns about privacy. Contact us by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail at McCain, 2365 Oak Ridge Way, Vista, CA 92081.

Last updated October 8, 2013