Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

Classic Crockery  (“CC”, “we”, “our”, “us”) respect the privacy rights of its on-line visitors (“you”, “your”, “yours”) and recognise the importance of protecting the information collected about them. We have adopted a corporate wide Privacy Policy that guides how we collect, store and use the information that you provide us with. As part of our commitment to your privacy rights and security. If you are under 18, we require that you inform a parent or guardian about CC’s Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions as well as requiring their consent to the Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions before registering with CC or placing an order with CC.

The following information is provided by CC to enable our on-line visitors to be fully informed of our Privacy Policies. By visiting www.classiccrockery.co.uk, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions. Please note that this policy applies to CC and/or its subsidiaries, but not to websites maintained by other companies or organisations to which we link. CC is not responsible for any personal information you submit to third parties via our website. Please ensure that you read the Privacy Policy of such other companies or organisations before submitting your details. Furthermore, from time to time CC may employ third party business partners to collect personal information on CC’s behalf. In such cases, these third parties will be subject to confidentiality agreements and instructed by CC to comply fully with the Privacy Policy as set forth herein.

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM YOU AND HOW?

Classic Crockery collects personal information in several ways when you place an order, buy a gift voucher for a friend or register for a service offered by CLASSIC CROCKERY. If an order is placed with us, we and our trusted 3rd party payment provider Sage Pay need to hold personal information including your name, email address, phone numbers, home address, shipping and credit card billing address(es) so that we can process and fulfil your order, these will be held securely and within The Payment Card Industry Regulations (PCI). Additionally we may also obtain information as a result of authentication or identity checks via Callcredit Limited a Credit Reference Agency. Sometimes we may ask for your telephone number. This number may be given to our courier for delivery services. These details allow us to process your order and to let you know the status of your order.

OTHER INFORMATION WE COLLECT THROUGH OUR SERVICES

As a user of our services, we may collect non-personal data about use of the website, such as pages visited, times and volume of use of the services as well as Traffic Data. Traffic data includes logs, details of networks, time of log-on or access, length of sessions and similar systems data.

WHAT ABOUT COOKIES?

Our site uses cookies to keep track of how often you visit our site, the contents of your shopping cart, previous purchases and to deliver content specific to your interests. (A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive by your web browser which tracks your movements within websites.) Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance. If you choose not to receive cookies, you may still use most of the features of our website, including the ability to purchase items.

HOW THIS INFORMATION MAY BE USED, INCLUDING ANYONE IT MIGHT BE SHARED WITH

CLASSIC CROCKERY  may use your personal information for the processing of orders, payments and to provide you with a personalised shopping experience. We will also use your details to fulfil and deliver your orders and manage your account. Your personal information may also be checked with credit agencies to prevent fraud. Where there is a legal obligation to do so, we may disclose your information to any relevant regulatory body. When you register with CC, you will be automatically opted into our newsletter and update email service. The information you provide will allow us to alert you to new products, features and enhancements; special offers; upgrade opportunities; contests and events of interest. Similarly, from time-to-time we will use the information you provide to promote the products and services of other companies within the DB or our business partners. We do collate statistical information about site traffic, sales and other commercial information which we may pass on to trusted third parties but these statistics do not include any information which can identify you personally. We see this as a value-added service helping you to find useful products or services. We strive to limit use of your information to those offers that we think you would appreciate receiving. Finally, we may use your personal information for our internal marketing and demographic studies, together with non-personal data to monitor customer patterns so we can consistently improve our site design to better meet our visitors’ needs. If we change our policy on disclosure to others, we will inform you and give you the choice of opting out.

OPT-IN and OPT-OUT PROVISION

When you register, we will provide a link to the Privacy Policy for the collection of your personal data. At all times, we will offer you the opportunity to opt-out of any service to which you have subscribed. Any e-mail we send you will contain an easy automated opt-out link so that you can opt-out of that particular mailshot. Simply follow the indications in the e-mail. In particular, you can opt-out from having your personally identifiable information shared with our business partners or CC’s subsidiaries (except as required by law, court order, or as requested by other government or law enforcement authority or as may be required to deliver your purchases). It is not the Company’s current policy to share its customers’ personal details with third parties other than as stated herein. Should you choose to have your name and personal data removed from our database all together, you can do so by sending an Email to hire@classiccrockery.co.uk This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or by writing to us at: Classic Crockery, c/o Data Protection Officer, 19a Littleton House, Ashford, Middlesex, TW15 1UU England.

SAFEGUARDING YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

We will only collect personally identifiable information to the extent deemed reasonably necessary to serve you in view of our legitimate business purposes as set out above, and we will use our best endeavours to maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of the information you have provided us with. When you place an order or access your account information, we use a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption hosted by our payment processor Sage Pay in accordance with the PCI Regulations which encrypts your information before it is sent to us to protect it from unauthorised use. In addition, we will take reasonable steps to ensure that third party business partners’ to whom we transfer any data will provide sufficient protection of that personal information.

WHERE AND HOW TO ASK QUESTIONS OR FILE COMPLAINTS

If you require further information about our Privacy Policy, please go to the help section of the web site where frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) are answered, if you require more information please go to the Contact Us section of the web site and send an e mail to the relevant Classic Crockery department. If you wish to talk to a Classic Crockery customer care representative please call 44 (0)203 582 9818. YOUR CONSENT By visiting www.classiccrockery.co.uk, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions.