Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.lohcally.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Data supplied through the use of contact forms is kept for purposes of answering questions and furthering customer contact.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

Lohcally Artisan Chocolates, respects your privacy online.   Lohcally Artisan Chocolates collects personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, billing or shipping address or telephone number. Information collected is used solely for the purpose of billing and shipping your online purchases, as well as for sending you direct e-mail for marketing purposes. We do not share your personal information with outside (third) parties.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

If, at any time, you would like to correct, update or delete any of your personally identifiable information that you have submitted to us, or if you would prefer to no longer receive communications from us, please contact us via email at info@lohcally.com.

Where we send your data

All orders are processed through a payment gateway where customer credit card number and security code are utilized. This information is never passed through our database or stored on Lohcally Artisan Chocolates’ website.

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Additional information

How we protect your data

The Lohcally Artisan Chocolates website employs SSL Certification, is updated routinely to minimize breaches, and utilizes additional security software and plugins to minimize the likelihood of data breaches.

What data breach procedures we have in place

A security breach is the unauthorized access to and acquisition of personal information which causes, reasonably is believed to have caused, or reasonably is believed will cause a risk of identity theft or other fraud to the person or property of a resident of this state. If a data breach were to occur, LAC would notify you via e-mail or direct mail as soon we become aware of any malicious activity as per the laws of the State of Ohio.