The Great Lakes Companies’ Privacy Policy

This privacy policy (“policy”) will help you understand how The Great Lakes Companies (“us”, “we”, “our”) uses and protects the data you provide to us when you visit and use (“site”).

We reserve the right to change this policy at any given time, of which you will be promptly updated. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page.

What User Data We Collect

When you visit the site, we do not automatically collect any data, including:

  • Your IP address.
  • Your contact information and email address.
  • Other information such as interests and preferences.
  • Data profile regarding your online behavior on our blog.

What Data Could be Entered:

While we do not automatically collect any data, if you contact us by clicking on the “Contact Us” tab and fill out the General Inquiry form, it will ask you for the following data:

  • Your contact information and email address.
  • The subject of your interest.
  • Any message you may type into the “Message” box.

We are collecting this data for only one reason:

  • To understand your request and provide an answer to you.

Safeguarding and Securing the Data

Great Lakes is committed to securing your data and keeping it confidential. Great Lakes has done all in its power to prevent data theft, unauthorized access, and disclosure by implementing the latest technologies and software, which help us safeguard all the information we collect online.

Our Cookie Policy

We do not use cookies on our website. If you are notified by your browser that a cookie has been used, that may be an illegitimate copy of our website and you should exit it immediately and remove any cookies placed in your browser and run whatever anti-virus program you utilize.

Links to Other Websites

Our site contains only one hyperlink that leads to a website other than ours. This is the “BBB Accredited Business” logo at the bottom of our page which will take you to our business profile on the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois ( If you click on this link and do not see this exact web address, immediately close your browser.

If you see any links other than that for the BBB, do not click on them. If you click on any such links Great Lakes is not held responsible for your data and privacy protection. Visiting those websites is not governed by this privacy policy agreement. Make sure to read the privacy policy documentation of the website you go to from our website.

Restricting the Collection of your Personal Data

If you do not wish to provide any information, do not fill out the General Inquiry form. This will ensure that none of your information is collected. If you still wish to contact us, please call the number on the top right of our webpage.

If you have already agreed to share your information with us, feel free to contact us via email and we will be more than happy to delete any information you may have provided via the General Inquiry form.
Great Lakes will not lease, sell or distribute your personal information to any third parties. In the event of a court order or subpoena, we might be forced to do so.