A Gift from Cornwall

PRIVACY POLICY for www.agiftfromcornwall.co.uk

At A Gift from Cornwall we are committed to ensuring and protecting your privacy at any time you are on our website or communicate electronically with our personnel.

Our Privacy Policy is contained below and provides a detailed explanation as to how we may use your personal information provided to us or any we collect through legal means.

We only use your personal information for the purpose for which it was provided and we will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

1. Information We Collect from You

Data can be collected and processed when our website is in operation by you. The following are methods of collection:

1.1 If you register for information or complete a purchase, by filling out a form we can collect the information provided.

1.2 We also collect information about the transactions you undertake. We do not store any credit card information.

1.3 Traffic data, weblogs, location data, and any other communication can be collected.  These details come from your visit to our site and any resource tools you use while on the site.

1.4 Any communication on our website or to personnel allows us to collect information.

2. Use of Cookies & Storing Your Personal Data

2.1 Cookies

The A Gift from Cornwall website does not store any information that would allow us to identify users on an individual basis. The cookies used on the website are as follows:

Cookie Name Description
catAccCookies This is set once you accept cookies on the site by clicking ‘No Problem’ on the cookie notification bar at the bottom of the page.
PHPSESSID
wc_session_cookie_[number]
woocommerce_items_in_cart
woocommerce_cart_hash
woocommerce_items_in_cart
These are set by the online shop and are needed for the ordering process. They don’t store identifiable information and expire when you close your browser.
wordpress_logged_in This cookie is set if you log in to your customer account and expires when you log out.

2.2 Transmission of data on the internet can never be ultimately secure.  We do not and cannot guarantee security of information collected electronically or transmitted; however, we take all necessary steps to provide the best security available.  As a result of our inability to guarantee safety, you are submitting information to us at your own risk.  Where needed a password may be necessary to access areas of our site. You are responsible for the safety and confidentiality of the password you generate.

3. Use of Your Information

Information stored and collected about you allows us to improve our services or products for you.  Added to this parameter, we may use your information for the following purposes:

3.1 Any commitment we make on a contracted basis.

3.2 If information is requested from our website concerning services or products offered, we may use your data.  Products or services which may be of interest to you can also deem a communication from us, if permission has been granted.

3.3 Notification re- changes or improvements may be sent to you in regards to product or service changes that could affect our service to you.

3.4 Existing customers can be contacted on the topic of goods or services related to a previous sale, if we feel you might be interested in these additional topics.

3.5 We may collect additional information in connection with your participation in any promotions or competitions offered by us and information you provide when giving us feedback or completing profile forms. We also monitor customer traffic patterns and site use which enables us to improve the service we provide. This data is stored on Google Analytics in an anonymised format (it cannot be traced back to the individual registered user).

3.6 To verify your identity and prevent or detect fraud.

4. Disclosing Your Information

We will never pass your personal information to anyone else, except where we are required or permitted to do so by law.

5. Third Party Links

Our web site may contain links to other web sites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. We do not accept liability or responsibility for their privacy policies.

6. Contacting Us

We welcome and hope you do not hesitate to make any queries, comments or requests you may have regarding this Privacy Policy.   Please contact us at info@agiftfromcornwall.co.uk.