We may collect personal information from you in two different circumstances. Firstly, we may collect information relating to your use of our website. Secondly, we may collect information relating to your purchase of our products.
What personal information do we collect?
If you choose to contact us, we will collect your contact details and any other information you choose to provide. Our website server automatically collects navigational data, including the type of browser you are using, your IP address, the URL you have come from, and the time you spent on our site, your domain type and server. This kind of information is collected by almost all commercial websites, using cookies. Our cookies do not capture or track any personal information. You may elect to set your computer so that cookies are not placed on your browser.
We collect information from you when you order products on our website.
Collection of information generally
If we do ask you for information, we will endeavour to say which information we require and which information is optional.
You may choose not to provide us with any personal information. If you do so, however, you will not be able to purchase products from our suppliers and you may not be able to use this website.
How is your personal information used by us?
We use your information to assist us in providing this website shopping platform and to enable suppliers to fulfill your purchase order.
If you have “opted in” to receive our marketing and other communications, we may inform you of products available on our website and other matters. If you later decide you no longer wish to receive these communications you may “unsubscribe” using the link provided in our emails.
Will your personal information be given to anyone else?
As noted above, we collect information on behalf of suppliers. We stipulate that they use such information only for the purposes of providing the products you order.
Is your personal information stored safely?
We take reasonable steps to safeguard information held by us from unauthorised access, destruction, use, modification or disclosure. Our IT systems are password protected and comply with security standards. Paper files are stored in premises that are locked when unattended.