We are Twenty Two Media Group Inc. We own and operate the websites foodism.to and escapism.to. We also publish newsletters and magazines including Foodism Toronto and Escapism Toronto.

This document sets out our policy about how we collect, use, and safeguard personal information that you provide to us.

We may change this policy from time to time. If you continue to use our products and services after we make changes, you are consenting to the updated policy. If the changes are significant, we will provide you with notice and archive prior versions.

Collection of Personal Information

We collect personal information you provide directly to us when you register for or subscribe to our services or publications.

We collect information we get from third parties or from you when you use our services. Unless the information collected or compiled is sensitive in nature, we assume your consent for all purposes set out in this policy.

The types of information we collect about you and the use we make of that information is set out below:

Type of Information Purposes of Use

Contact information such as name, address, postal code, email address, telephone number

  • provide requested products and services
  • provide requested information,
  • verify delivery
  • develop better products and services
  • promote our products and services

Demographic and survey information such as postal code, gender, marital status, birth date/year, interests, household expenditures, reasons for cancellation and other customer service information, location preferences, interests and other preferences

  • develop better products and services
  • promote our products and services

Social media identifiers (such as single sign on through Facebook, Google or other social media accounts) and other information you share with us or make public via your social networking platform. You may control what information you share through the social networking sites' privacy settings.

  • verify your identity when you use social login so that you can access your account and use our services
  • develop new or products and services
  • improve our exiting products and services

Subscriber ID and passwords

  • verify your identity so that you can access your account and use our services

Usage data

including content and advertisements viewed on our websites, search history, content you share, products and services you download, purchase or subscribe for, language preference, time spent and other digital information through cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, and other technologies. We also collect information about the site you came from before visiting ours and the site you go to next

  • provide a personalized experience when you visit our websites
  • develop new or better products and services
  • promote our products and services

Your device and location

We collect information about your device such as IP address, browser type, device type, unique device identifiers and operating system. We also collect information about your location, if enabled on your device or derived from your IP address.

  • provide a customized experience
  • develop new or better products and services
  • promote our products and services

Additional details about how we collect and use personal information

How we use cookies

If you use any of our webpages we and our third party service providers may use cookies and other technologies to better understand how you interact with our websites and with communications sent to you (such as what links you click), to improve your user experience and recognize you and/or your device, to make sure our ads and dynamic content are served correctly, and to improve the performance of our sites. For example, a cookie may recall a set of preferences you have set and record items for which you have registered. Storing cookies on your browser allows us to give you customized experiences. We may use third party service providers in order to gather such data on user behaviour and to provide us with other data collection, reporting, ad response measurement and site analytics. These third party service providers may include Google Analytics and Google Firebase Analytics, which use data as described here: How Google uses data when you use our partners' sites or apps. You may opt-out of data analytics services provided by Google at the Google Analytics opt-out page.

If you wish, you can disable cookies in your browser or delete them. While we do not require the use of cookies, some functionality may be disabled and your web surfing on our sites will be less personalized.

Consent and your personal information

The form of consent required for the collection and use of your personal information depends on what is reasonable in the circumstances. We may assume consent from your actions. For example, if you provide us with your personal information to set up an account or for a subscription, we assume that we may also send you notices related to your account or subscription. This is an example of implied consent. No consent is required for certain other uses, such as to comply with a court order or investigate a breach of an agreement or applicable law, or for use of de-identified information.

In general, we assume your consent for all purposes set out in this policy. If it is reasonable to do so, we will provide further notice at the point of collection. If personal information collected or compiled is sensitive in nature, or it is otherwise reasonable in the circumstances, we will provide you with an opportunity to expressly agree, such as a check box.

We will not sell or share your personal information to third parties without your express consent.

Where consent is required to use your personal information, you may opt-out of our use of your information by contacting our Privacy Officer here: privacy@twentytwomedia.to


Our websites target adult viewers and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you are under the age of majority in the place where you live, please ask your parent or guardian for permission before using our websites or providing any personal information.

Securing your personal information

We have put in place measures keep the personal information we collect secure. These measures include:

When we no longer need your personal information for the purposes you have consented to, we securely dispose of it.

Access and accuracy

You may access and update or correct your personal information by updating your account through the link on the website or by contacting us here: privacy@twentytwomedia.to.

If you have questions or concerns that have not been resolved to your satisfaction, you may contact our Chief Privacy Officer in writing at:

Chief Privacy Officer

Twenty Two Media Group Ltd.
14 Duncan Street, Suite 300
Toronto Ontario
M5H 3G8