This is the web site of Hitchcock Shoes, Inc.,
which publishes the Hitchcock Wide Shoes for Men catalog
and offers extra wide shoes for both men and women through our wideshoes.com online catalog.
We have been an independent, family-owned business since our
founding in 1951 and are not associated with any other catalog,
direct marketer or other company. Our postal address is 225
Beal St., Hingham, MA 02043. We can be reached via e-mail at
or by telephone at 1-781-749-3260.
We do not collect any information on visitors to our web site except whatever
data you volunteer when requesting our catalog or placing an on-line order.
If you give us your e-mail address and phone numbers, we will use them only to
satisfy your requests for our products and services or when we need to get in
touch with you about a specific order. We NEVER share any information about
you with any other companies or organizations.
If you sign up for our online newsletter, we may send you occasional e-mail
announcements about special sales and new offerings but we promise not to
abuse the privilege and you may unsubscribe at any time. We NEVER rent or
sell our mailing or email lists to any other company or organization. Any
information we have about you is strictly guarded and used only to help us
serve you better.
If you give us your mailing address, we will add your name
to our mailing list to receive our catalog, which is normally
mailed six to nine times a year. Your name will not be rented,
sold or in any other way shared with other companies, and
we will promptly discontinue mailing to you if requested
to do so. We also appreciate being told of unintentional
duplicate mailings and being informed of change of address if you move.
Consumer Data and Transaction Security
The data you provide through our secure on-line ordering
system is protected by an encrypted SSL connection. Only authorized
Hitchcock supervisory personnel have access to our secure
site. Once your order is entered into our proprietary order
processing system on our internal network, it is accessible
only by authorized members of our customer service staff to
fill your order or to fill your customer service request.
(We never contract with outside call centers.) All our customer
information is stored in the well-supervised office environment
of our Hingham headquarters and our computer programs and
office procedures are specifically designed to safeguard all
personal customer information included in order processing
paperwork and computer files.
is simply a piece of information that is temporarily stored
the following two ways:
(1) To keep track of the contents of your shopping cart
while you are shopping. The information is kept for research
purposes only after you submit your order.
We do not sell or share this information for direct or targeted
solicitations by any other companies or unrelated third parties.
(2) Your name and address information from the order form
are put in a cookie to allow the form to fill in these items
automatically the next time you use it.
Both of these features are provided for your convenience. We do
not associate the information stored in a visitor's cookie with
for sales tracking, data collecting and marketing purposes but we
do not collect any personal information. You are welcome to opt