Privacy & Cookies Policy
We may request personal information such as your name, email address, postal address, etc when using the GingerBeard’s Preserves website. We may also collect this information to help us personalise and deliver relevant, benefit-driven content in any GingerBeard’s Preserves news emails. You are under no obligation to provide any personal data if you don’t want to. We also use personal information for purposes of administering and expanding our business activities, providing customer service, and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our web site and new services and we think you will find valuable. If you would rather not receive this information please let us know. GingerBeard’s Preserves also collects aggregate information from all web site visitors. This aggregate data is used to customise GingerBeard’s Preserves web content to deliver a better experience for our users and will in no way personally identify you.
We will collect and process the following personal information about you:
We collect/receive information about you in the following manner:
- When a user fills up the registration form or otherwise submits personal information to place an order
- Interacts with the website
We will use the information that we collect about you for the following purposes:
- Marketing/ Promotional
- Creating user account
- Processing payment
- Manage customer order
- Manage user account
If we want to use your information for any other purpose, we will ask you for consent and will use your information only on receiving your consent and then, only for the purpose(s) for which grant consent unless we are required to do otherwise by law.
Use of IP Address
An IP address is a number that’s automatically assigned to your computer whenever you’re surfing the web. Web servers automatically identify your computer by its IP address. On occasions, we collect IP addresses for the purposes of system administration, to analyse aggregate information, and to audit the use of our site.
What are cookies?
Manage cookie preferences
You can change your cookie preferences any time by clicking the above button. This will let you revisit the cookie consent banner and change your preferences or withdraw your consent right away.
In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. Listed below are the links to the support documents on how to manage and delete cookies from the major web browsers.
If you are using any other web browser, please visit your browser’s official support documents.
We will not publish, give, sell or rent your information to anyone, ever. However, we reserve the right to disclose user information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) GingerBeard’s Preserves rights or property, other users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities. We also reserve the right to disclose user information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it.
Information is made available through Local Authority Website FIS web pages and in addition DirectGov (www.direct.gov.uk) and other Government licensed web sites. Please note that information available via the internet may be accessed by people in countries and territories outside the European Union (EU) which may operate different levels of data protection than apply in the United Kingdom.
Links to Other Sites/ “Public” Areas
The security of your information is important to us and we will use reasonable security measures to prevent the loss, misuse or unauthorised alteration of your information under our control. However, given the inherent risks, we cannot guarantee absolute security and consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
Depending on the law that applies, you may have a right to access and rectify or erase your personal data or receive a copy of your personal data, restrict or object to the active processing of your data, ask us to share (port) your personal information to another entity, withdraw any consent you provided to us to process your data, a right to lodge a complaint with a statutory authority and such other rights as may be relevant under applicable laws. To exercise these rights, you can write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your request in accordance with applicable law.
You may opt-out of direct marketing communications or the profiling we carry out for marketing purposes by writing to us at email@example.com.
Do note that if you do not allow us to collect or process the required personal information or withdraw the consent to process the same for the required purposes, you may not be able to access or use the services for which your information was sought.
In addition, we have implemented a Google Advertising feature ‘Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting’. This enables Google Analytics to collect data via Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers, in addition to data collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation. This will help us to better understand our users and help us provide more relevant information to them. We will not facilitate the merging of personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information collected through any Google advertising product or feature without prior consent from the site’s users. You can opt-out of Google Analytics Advertising Features by using this tool: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout /. There are also a variety of Ad settings available on computer, tablet, and mobile phone settings.
Grievance / Data Protection Officer
If you have any queries or concerns about the processing of your information that is available with us, you may email our Grievance Officer at GingerBeard’s Preserves, Unit 8, Station Road Workshops, Station Road, Kingswood, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will address your concerns in accordance with applicable law.
Policy last updated 28 March 2023