Privacy Policy

Last Updated: May, 2023

WAZAKURA SHOTEN (“Wazakura Shoten”, “company”, “we”, “us” or “our”), the operator of this website (“Site”),, is committed to the privacy rights of its customers, visitors, and other users of the Site. This Privacy Policy describes how and why your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from the Site.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties (including other members who sell using the Services or API users) who may also collect or receive data in connection with your use of the Site.

By accepting our Terms and Service, you are confirming that you have read and understand this Privacy Policy. If you don’t want us to collect or process your personal information in the ways described in this Privacy Policy, then you are not authorized to use the Site. 


When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

– “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit
– “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
– “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), email address, phone number, or certain other personally identifiable information . We refer to this information as “Order Information.”

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.


We use the Personal Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (including, but not limited to, processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).

Additionally, we use this Personal Information to:

  • Support, enhance and optimize your use of the Site 
  • Communicate with you;
  • Provide you with customer service;
  • Provide you with information or advertising relating to our company, our products or services, or products or services that may be of interest to you; 
  • Track email invitations you send;
  • Track your previous purchase history;
  • Generate analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site;
  • Assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns; 
  • Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud


We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Shopify to power our online store–you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site–you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here:

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.


As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. Individuals under the age of 18 can use the Site only in conjunction with and under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian. In this case, the parent or legal guardian will be considered the user and is responsible for any and all activities on the Site, including but not limited to, subscriptions and purchases.

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.


For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at