When do we collect your personal data?
When you sign up to our newsletter
We ask for basic information when you join our mailing list in order for us to send you relevant and interesting information about our products. We do not share this information with other third party companies for marketing purposes. Our newsletter is administered by Mail Chimp, and data collected is stored on their secure servers.
When you purchase item(s) from our website: When you place an order certain information is gathered, including your name, email address and delivery address. This information is gathered by Virtuosity IT Ltd's ShopIntegrator Ecommerce Service, and held on their secure servers. All payments to our site are made via our payment partner PayPal. Card details are not disclosed to or held by us and all payment information is stored on PayPal’s secure servers.
Social Media: When you use the social media share buttons to share content from this site on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest, we collect data to this.
Customer Traffic: We use Google Analytics and Webmaster software to collect basic information such as visitor numbers and site usage. This software collects information including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths. We use this data to help improve users experience on our site.
Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person's consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.
Except as provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties.
International data transfers
Information that we collect may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which we operate in order to enable us to use the information in accordance with this policy.
Information that we collect may be transferred to the following countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area: the United States of America, Russia, Japan, China and India.
You expressly agree to the transfers of personal information described in this Section 6.
Retaining personal information
Personal information that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes. No personal data is held on our systems, but can be accessed from the systems of our third party partners as detailed above.
Security of your personal information
All electronic financial transactions entered into through our website will be via PayPal and are therefore protected by their security technology.
You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.
Newsletter: You can unsubcribe to our newsletter anytime. Just click on the link at the bottom of any of our email newsletters to unsubscribe. Alternatively send an email from the subscribed email address, entering ‘unsubscribe’ in the title. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org We will aim to remove these subscribers within 24 hours of receipt of this email.
Third party websites
Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites. We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below:
(a) we use Google Analytics on our website to track users as they navigate the website;
(b) we use ShopIntegrator on our website to enable the use of a shopping cart on the website;
(c) we use Share This on our website to enable users to share content from our site via social media;
(d) we use various cookies from Weebly to allow us to administer this website;