In plain English, this policy explains that we hold all your information in a secure place and never provide your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so.
What we collect
We collect the following information when you place an order or set up an account with us:
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode and country
What we do with the information we gather
The information we gather will be used for the following reasons:
- To allow us to process your order and contact you if there are any issues with same
- We may use the information to improve our products and services, for instance shipping rates for certain regions or customers.
- If you sign up to our email list, we will occasionally contact you about new products, special offers and discounts using the email address you provide. You can unsubscribe from these emails by clicking a link at the bottom of each email or by contacting us by email at email@example.com
Where we store it
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Controlling your personal information
You may request details of the personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 and the EU General Data Protection Regulations. If you would like a copy, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to the address above or emailing us at email@example.com
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so.
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Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites, for instance via our blog posts. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.