Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy

Armory Parts Exchange, Inc. dba APEX Gun Parts takes data security and the protection of all customer information seriously.  To ensure your security, our website does not have the ability to store credit card information.  Credit card information is entered directly by the customer into a secured credit card processor site.  No credit card information is stored on premise at APEX Gun Parts.

We do not sell any customer information. Specific customer information (i.e. email address) is limited to use by USPS, FedEx and UPS to provide package tracking notification to the customer and the Credit Card Processor to send payment confirmation.  These third party vendors do not sell or share customer information.

Any customer identifiable information used in the placing of an order is protected on our website by multiple levels of physical and data security. This information is further explained below.      

California Consumer Privacy Act Information

For information on our policy regarding the California Consumer Privacy Act, please click here.

Information We Collect

To understand more about our customers needs and to better serve them, we collect the following types of customer data:

                         Contact information including email address
                         Demographics such as postal code, product preferences and interests       

This data is for internal company use only and allows for the customization of our website based on customer interest, etc. 

Email Program

Promotional emails about new products, special offers including sales or other pertinent information are sent only to customers who have signed up to receive emails. At any time, a customer can request to be removed from this program by responding to the opt-out area at the end of the promotional email or by notifying us at [email protected].


We are committed to the proper securing of all customer and company related data.  To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure of information, we have invested in multi-layered security which includes physical and electronic systems and procedures to protect these critical assets.

 Links To Other “Non-Company” Websites

The website offers links to other “non-company” websites where customers can access useful information or valuable resources.  APEX Gun Parts does not receive any benefit from providing these links.  However, our customers have requested and can now ultilize valuable assistance from these additional “non-company” website resources.  We do not control the content and are not responsible for these “non-company” websites.

APEX Gun Parts is not responsible for the protection and/or the privacy of any information given by the customer when visiting these “non-company” websites.  The customer is encouraged to exercise caution and review the privacy statement of each “non-company” website they enter via a website link.  These “non-company” referral sites are not governed by the Privacy Policy of APEX Gun Parts.

HTTP Cookies

An HTTP cookie (also called web cookie, Internet cookie, browser cookie, or simply cookie) is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user's computer by the user’s web browser while the user is browsing (definition from Wikipedia). 

The user will receive a message from the web-site asking permission to be placed on the users’ computer hard-drive.  Once the user grants permission, the cookie analyzes website application traffic and will tailor the responses based on your needs, likes and dislikes remembering your preferences.  

Use of cookies does not give access to your computer or any information contained in your computer.  It only provides, once the the user allows it, specific information regarding that website, what and how the users looks at that particular website.  A user can accept or decline cookies.

The web browser (i.e. Goggle, Explorer, etc.) on your computer may automatically accept cookies unless you modify this feature in your browser setting to decline cookies.  Declining cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of a website.

How APEX Gun Parts Uses Cookies

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages on our website are most viewed and those which are least viewed.  This helps us to analyze data about our web page traffic and to improve traffic flow.  In addition, we can tailor our website to our customers needs and interests. 

After these traffic cookies gather the statisical data, the cookies are removed from the users’ computer.

Cookies Collected by APEX Gun Parts

Below is the list of the cookies we collect and the information they provide.

 List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

COOKIE name COOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.