Privacy Policy

Last updated: August 28, 2019.

Teneology, Inc. DBA Fexy Media (“Fexy,” “we,” “our,” and/or “us”) operates a platform that helps people
discover and enjoy new recipes and meals. This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) explains how we
collect, use, and share your personal information. We own and operate several websites and apps
(individually “Fexy Site” or “Fexy App,” collectively “Fexy Sites and Apps”). This Privacy Policy applies to
those websites, apps, and any Fexy Sites and Apps that we operate, including, or any online
service where this Privacy Policy is posted (our “Services”).

 Personal Information We Collect

A. Information You Provide To Us

Registration Information. You may be able to register for a Fexy account and/or another account on the
Services. If you register for an account, we will receive any registration information you provide to us,
for example, your name, username that you select, zip code, and email address. Note that we may
migrate your account information to a single Fexy account as we develop our Services. If you decide to
sign up for an account using a third-party account such as your Google account or your Facebook
account, we will also get basic information from the profile associated with your account, such as your
name and the email address associated with the account.

Ecommerce Partner Registration Information. You may provide us with the username and password
information used for accessing certain ecommerce retail partners. We may store and use this account
information to log into to your account, exhibit products that you may intend to order from the retailer,
check product availability and/or inventory levels, and place those items into the retailers shopping cart.

Content Contributions. You may be able to contribute to the Services in a variety of ways, for example
filling out your profile, writing comments, etc. We may store these contributions and the dates and
times you make them, and use them in different ways, including for display on the website.

Communications. If you contact us directly, participate in any of our surveys, or otherwise complete any
online forms on the Services, we may receive additional information about you. For example, when you
contact our customer support team, we may receive your name, email address, the contents of a
message or attachments that you may send to us, and other information you choose to provide.

B. Information We Collect When You Use the Services

Device and Usage Information. To help us understand how you use the Services and to help us improve
them, we automatically receive and log information from your device and information about your
interactions with the Services, including IP address, MAC addresses, browser type, internet service
provider, referring/exit pages, operating system, the pages or other content you view, your actions on
the websites and online services, and the dates and times of your visits. We also use your IP address to
approximate your location and suggest grocery partners that may serve your area.

Information from Cookies and Similar Technologies. We collect information through the use of
“cookies,” tracking pixels, and similar technologies to understand how you navigate through Services,
to learn what content is popular, and to help us improve our algorithms and the offerings on the Services.
Cookies are small text files that web servers place on your device; they are designed to store basic
information and to help websites and apps recognize your browser. We may use both session cookies
and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie
remains after you close your browser and may be accessed every time you use the Services. We also use
analytics providers such as Google Analytics cookies for these purposes, and you can find more
information on how Google uses data from these cookies at
These analytics providers may collect or have access to information about you which they may collect
over time and across different websites. You should consult your web browser(s) to modify your cookie
settings. Please note that if you delete or choose not to accept cookies from us, you may be missing out
on certain features of the Services.

C. Other Information We Collect from Third Parties

Fexy Sites and Apps. If you sign up for an account or otherwise use the Fexy Sites and Apps, or you log
into one of our websites or apps using an account affiliated with one of the Fexy Sites and Apps, such as
your Serious Eats account or Simply Recipes account, we may receive and combine information about
you, such as your recipes, zip code information, and shopping carts. We use this information to provide
the shopping cart service, as well as personalize your experience, and make relevant recommendations
to you on the Services, and learn about trends and patterns that we can share with our third party
partners on a de-identified aggregate basis.

Sites and Apps with Fexy Integration. We receive information about your recipes and shopping carts
from all Fexy Sites and Apps as well as other third party sites and apps that integrate our shopping cart
technology. This allows us to provide you with an easy dashboard for viewing your recipes and ordering
your ingredients and supplies.

Grocery Partners. Our Services are integrated with various grocery store partners so that you can easily
purchase ingredients and supplies for your next great meal. If you choose to use our grocery partners’
integrated services, you will be directed to our partners’ websites to complete your purchases. When
you purchase from one of our partners through our Services, the partner may provide us aggregate data
or other summaries of the items our users purchased. We will use this information to learn about trends
and patterns that we can share with our third party partners on a de-identified aggregate basis.

How We Use The Information We Collect

We use the information we collect from users to:

● Provide you with the Services to allow you to discover and create the best recipes from
around the country;
● Improve, expand, and promote the Services;
● Analyze how users interact with the Services in order to enhance user experience;
● Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our Fexy Sites and Apps, including
for tailored marketing and promotional purposes, and to distribute surveys;
● Customize our offerings for you;
● Provide you with customer support;
● Learn about trends and patterns related to recipes and ingredients on a de-identified
aggregate basis; and
● Address legal issues that may arise, comply with our legal obligations and potential requests
from authorities.

How We Share The Information We Collect

Fexy Sites and Apps. We may share information we collect about you between and among the Fexy
Sites and Apps. All information collected through any Fexy Site or Fexy App will be shared with Fexy

Sharing on the Services and on Social Platforms. You may be able to post comments and contribute
other content on the Services. This information will be displayed publicly and will be visible to all other
users and visitors to the Services. You can also choose to share recipes and other content you view on
the Services through social media channels such as Facebook and Twitter and via email.

Grocery Partners. We will use your information to approximate which of our grocery partners serve
your area and connect you with those grocery partners. We will share certain information, such as your
ingredients and supplies with grocery store partners in order to facilitate your checkout. Note that you
may provide our grocery partners with information when you purchase items or otherwise interact with
their websites or apps. Please note that the information you provide directly to our grocery partners is
not governed by this Privacy Policy, and you should consult their privacy policies to learn more about
how they handle your information.

Sites and Apps with Fexy Integration. When you shop recipes through Fexy Sites and Apps or other sites
and apps that integrate our shopping cart technology, we may provide those other sites and apps with
de-identified, aggregated trends and patterns, such as how many times a certain ingredient was

Third Party Partners. If you purchase ingredients and supplies via the Services, we will de-identify
information about what you purchased and where you purchased it from and combine it with similar
information from our other users. We will then share that information with our third party partners so
that they can learn about trends and patterns related to what our users purchase.
Service Providers. We work with third party service providers to perform services on our behalf, and we
may share your information with such service providers to help us provide the Services, including to do
all of the things described in Section titled “How We Use the Information We Collect.”

Third Party Advertisers. When you visit our Services, third party advertisers may set and access their
own cookies, pixel tags, and similar technologies on the Services and they may otherwise collect or have
access to information about you that they collect over time and across different websites. We and third
party advertisers may target advertisements for products and services in which you might be interested
based on your use of the Service. If you prefer to not receive targeted advertising, you can opt-out of
some network advertising programs that use your information. To learn more about your choices,
please visit the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) Opt-Out Page:, or
the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Opt-Out Page:

Other Sharing. We may share your Personal Information with other third parties in the following cases:

● While negotiating or in relation to a change of corporate control such as a restructuring,
merger or sale of our assets;
● If a government authority requests information and we think disclosure is required or
appropriate in order to comply with laws, regulations, or a legal process;
● With law enforcement officials, government authorities, or third parties if we think doing so
is necessary to protect the rights, property, or safety of Fexy Media, the Services, or our
● To comply with a legal requirement or process; and
● Whenever you consent to the sharing or as otherwise permitted or required under
applicable law.

Your Choices

Email Subscriptions. You can always unsubscribe from our promotional emails but we will still send you
transactional emails related to the Services.

Editing and Accessing Your Information. You can review and edit certain account information and
request to close your account, by contacting us a [email protected] with your request. Please note that
in some cases we may retain certain information about you as required by law, or for legitimate
business purposes to the extent permitted by law. We may also retain your de-identified and aggregated

Do Not Track. At this time we do not respond to Do Not Track signals.


Data Security. We are committed to protecting your information. Even though we take reasonable
precautions to protect your data, no security measures can be 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee
the security of your data.

Children’s Privacy. The Services are not directed to children, and we don’t knowingly collect Personal
Information from children under 13. If we find out that a child under 13 has given us Personal
Information, we will take steps to delete that information. If you believe that a child under the age of 13
has given us personal information, please contact us at:
7525 SE 24 th Street
Suite 650
Mercer Island, WA 98040

Note to International Visitors. The Service are hosted in the United States and intended for visitors
located within the United States. Please do not use the Services if you are located outside of the United
States. If you do use the Services from the European Union or other regions of the world with laws
governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, then please note that you are
transferring your personal information outside of those regions to the United States for storage and
processing. By providing any information, including personal information, on or to the Services, you
consent to such transfer, storage, and processing.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy. We may make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we
make any material changes, we will let you know through the Services, by email, or other
communication. We encourage you to read this Privacy Policy periodically to stay up-to-date about our
privacy practices. As long as you use the Services, you are agreeing to this Privacy Policy and any updates
we make to it.

Contact Information. Teneology, Inc. DBA Fexy Media is responsible for your information described in
this Privacy Policy. Feel free to contact us at any time with any questions or comments about this Privacy
Policy, your information, our use and sharing practices, or your choices by contacting us at
[email protected]