Privacy Statement

WoodPlanet takes your privacy seriously. We make every effort to ensure that the information you provide to us remains private and is used in conformity with the terms set forth in this Privacy Statement and in our User Agreement. By visiting and viewing pages on our website, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy notice.

Information That We Collect Automatically

If you visit our site, we may collect the IP address of the user's computer, the user's browser software and operating system, the date and time the user accesses the site and the URL address of any web site from which the user linked and to where the user links. We use this information to monitor our site traffic.


To use some of our services, a user may be automatically registered or he or she may be asked to register. During the registration process, a user may be asked to give his or her contact information (i.e., name and email address). This information helps us to create a user's account on our system, to contact a user about services that may be helpful to him or her, and to allow buyers and suppliers to contact each other directly. Financial information (like credit card number, expiration date) is used for's billing system only and is kept at all times in the strictest of confidence.

Sharing of Information

On some occasions, we share a user's information with third parties. Such instances include:
  • when we aggregate and disclose site traffic information for marketing and commercial purposes,
  • when we use an outside credit card processing company to bill users for our services,
  • when we share user information with our partners, affiliates, joint ventures, and advertisers that are committed to serving your need for our services and improving your user experience, and
  • when we must disclose user information to law enforcement or other government officials in an investigation.

WoodPlanet takes every precaution to protect our users' information. When users submit sensitive information via the website, their information is protected both online and offline. We SSL encrypt all financial information entered on our website.

Advertisers And/Or Featured Companies

The information that Advertisers or Featured Companies provide, such as contact information and content, may be publicly available in related areas of our website.

If You Do Not Wish to Disclose User Information

If you do not want to provide us with certain information, then you should not use services that provide us with such information. In certain cases, such as Request-for-Quotes, you may specify in the 'notes' section what information you would like disclosed or not disclosed to other suppliers and buyers. We will, to the best of our abilities, honor your request.


Cookies are small text files that our site can send to your browser and are stored on your hard drive. We send cookies to you when you register and, at some times, to facilitate the flow of information from our system to your machine. You have the option to remove any and all cookies that we have sent to you by deleting them from your computer. You may also change your browser settings to refuse cookies or to be alerted when a web site sends you cookies.

Third Parties

This Privacy Statement only addresses the use and disclosure of information that a user provides to during the usage of its web site. If you disclose information to other parties, other rules may apply. Because does not control the privacy practices of third parties, you are also subject to any privacy customs and policies of those third parties.

Merger, Assets, Sales, etc.

If Woodplanet, Inc. or any of its lines of business is sold, pledged, or disposed of as a going concern, whether by merger, sale of assets, bankruptcy or otherwise, then the user database of WoodPlanet could be sold or transferred as part of a transaction, and all user information may be accessed and used for commercial purposes by a successor.

Revisions may revise this policy with or without notice to our users.

For more information…

Please call our toll-free number 1-877-983-WOOD or email us at