Privacy Policy


RL Canning Inc. (RL Canning) recognizes the importance of protecting your personal information and we are committed to processing it responsibly. This Privacy Notice explains what we do with the personal information you provide us when using our website such as, requesting information regarding services we offer by sending us an email, filling in the contact form, or when you apply for a job posting on our website.

Your personal information will be used only for the purposes described in this Privacy Notice. Please read this notice carefully to understand how we respectfully treat your personal information. Should you have any questions regarding this Privacy Notice please contact us at

What Information Do We Collect?

We collect the personal information of potential clients and employees on our website For example, if you send us an email message, or use the contact form requesting information about RL Canning services, we will use your email address and other information you supply to respond to your inquiry.

Also, when you apply online for a job with RL Canning we collect your name, email address, phone number and your resume. We will use the information you provide to try and match you with current or future RL Canning job opportunities.

By Contacting Us:

Personal Information (PI) collected when you use the contact form or email RL Canning for information regarding the services we provide includes the categories listed below.

Category of Personal InformationTypes of PI in the category
Personal Details & Contact DetailsName, Email Address

By Applying for a Job:

Personal Information (PI) we collect from a candidate in connection with their job application includes the categories listed below.

Category of Personal InformationTypes of PI in the Category
Personal & Contact DetailsName, email address and phone number.
Employment HistoryInformation you submit in your resume, which may include employment history, positions held, job titles, responsibilities, professional qualifications and skills.
EducationInformation you submit in your resume, which may include schools you attended, degrees attained, licenses and certifications.

Personal Information (PI) we may collect about candidates from other sources where permitted and in accordance with applicable law.

Category of Personal InformationTypes of PI in the category
Information generated by RL Canning during recruitmentInformation generated by interviewers and recruiters, based on their interactions with the candidate.
Recruitment information received from third parties.Information related to you provided by third-party placement firms, recruiters, or professional networking websites such as LinkedIn, where the candidate makes PI about themselves publicly available.
RecommendationsRecommendations provided on your behalf by others.

If you provide us with personal information of another person, for example a referral, you are responsible for ensuring that such person is made aware of the information contained in this Privacy Notice and that the person has given you his/her consent for sharing the information with RL Canning.

Any information you submit must be true, complete and not misleading. Submitting inaccurate, incomplete or misleading information may make you ineligible for employment.

How Do We Use Personal Information?

We will process your personal information for management and recruitment purposes as listed below.

  • Managing prospective client engagement.
  • To facilitate communication, responding to your inquiry for services.
  • Management and administration of your job application.
  • Assessing your suitability for the role for which you are applying as well as future roles that may become available.
  • To comply with legal and regulatory obligations.

What is the Legal Basis for Processing?

RL Canning will process personal information where it has a legitimate interest, necessary for a prospective employment contract or required by law. Legitimate interest means for a given purpose, we are of the opinion that our legitimate interests are not overridden by your interests, rights or freedoms, given the transparency we provide on the processing activity.

Purpose of UseLegal Reason for Processing
To facilitate communication with a prospective client.Necessary for RL Canning’s legitimate interests to engage in new business relationships.
To facilitate communication with a prospective candidate.Necessary for RL Canning’s legitimate interests to ensure proper communication with you and within the organization.
To manage and administrate your job application.Necessary for RL Canning’s legitimate interests to ensure that it recruits the appropriate employee.

To take steps prior to entering in an employment contract with you, where you are considered for employment.
To assess your suitability for employment for the role for which you are applying as well as future roles that may become available (excludes background checks).Necessary for RL Canning’s legitimate interests to ensure that it recruits the appropriate employees.

To take steps prior to entering in an employment contract with you, where you are considered for employment.
To comply with or monitor compliance with applicable laws or regulations.Necessary to comply with RL Canning’s legal obligations as a business entity.

Necessary for RL Canning’s legitimate interest to protect the rights and interests of RL Canning, our employees, candidates and others.

We will not use your personal information for purposes that are incompatible with the purposes of which you have been informed, unless it is required or authorized by law, or it is in your own vital interest, for example in case of a medical emergency to do so.

When Do We Share Personal Information?

Access to your personal information is restricted to only authorized RL Canning personnel and third-party service providers who need it for the purposes set out in this Privacy Notice.

We may share your personal information in the manner and for the purposes described below:

  • Third-party service providers: Your personal information may be stored with our third-party service providers who have been retained to provide that service. RL Canning does not sell or make personal information available to our third-party providers.
  • RL Canning Entities: Due to the global nature of RL Canning’s business, personal information may be shared, disclosed and transferred between the various RL Canning entities where such transfers are required for legitimate business reasons. Personal information may be shared with RL Canning recruiters, hiring managers, talent managers and management which may be in other countries than the country where the position applied for is based.
  • Legal obligations: We may disclose your personal information where required to comply with the law.
  • Vital interests: We may disclose your personal information where necessary to protect your vital interests or those of another person.

How Do We Share Personal Information?

We will store your personal information for as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes for which it was collected. To determine the appropriate retention period, we consider the amount, nature and sensitivity of the personal information, the purposes for which we process it and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means.

In some circumstances we may store your personal information for longer periods of time, for instance where we are required to do so in accordance with legal or regulatory accounting requirements. In specific circumstances we may store your personal information for longer periods of time so that we have an accurate record of your dealings with us in the event of any complaints or challenges, or if we reasonably believe there is a prospect of litigation relating to your personal information or dealings.

We will securely delete or destroy your personal information once the defined retention period expires.

Your Rights Regarding Personal Information

Where granted by applicable law, you may have the right to request access to the personal information that we have collected about you as described below.

  • Request access to your personal information we may hold. This right entitles you to know whether we hold personal information about you and if we do, obtain access to, or receive a copy of it.
  • Request that your personal information, which we hold, be corrected if you believe it is inaccurate or incomplete.
  • Request that your personal information we hold be deleted.
  • Withdraw consent for us to process your personal information.
  • Request a copy of your personal information we hold in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. You may also request this information be transmitted to another organization.
  • Request we restrict or stop processing your personal information.

To exercise any of your rights please contact us at The request response time is one month. We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access the information. This is a security measure to ensure that personal information is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it.

Different laws may prevent us from providing access to your personal information or otherwise fully comply with your request depending upon the circumstances and the request, For example, where producing your personal information may reveal the identity of someone else or where you request your personal information be deleted, yet we are legally required to retain it according to strict record retention schedules.

We reserve the right to deny your requests if found to be manifestly unfounded, excessive, or repetitive. If you have unresolved concerns, you have the right to report them to your local privacy regulator or other information protection authority.

Use of Site by Minors

Our website is not designed for or directed at children 18 years of age or younger, and we do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information about anyone under this age.

Do Not Track

California law requires us to let you know how we respond to web browser Do Not Track (DNT) signals. Because there is no industry or legal standard for recognizing or honoring DNT signals, we currently do not respond to them. We monitor the work of the privacy community and industry to define when a response is required and in what manner.

Links to Other Websites

You may find external links to third-party websites on our website. This Privacy Notice only applies to personal information collected on this website and does not apply to your use of a third-party site. We have no influence or control over linked third-party websites and your use of other sites is at your own risk and is subject to their privacy statements and policies.

Changes to Our Privacy Notice

We keep our Privacy Notice under regular review and recommend you review this page periodically for any changes. Changes posted on this page are effective immediately. This Privacy Notice was last updated on April 21, 2020.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our Privacy Notice or if you would like to communicate with our Information Privacy Team, please contact us at:

RL Canning Inc.
8700 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue
Suite 120N
Chicago, IL 60631