GardenFresco Privacy Policy

Version 1.01

DATED: 28 March 2011

This Policy applies to the entire contents of this website under the domain name www.GardenFresco.co.uk.  This Policy is issued by Blue Tang Ltd (“Blue Tang”), registered company number 07579653.
Bue Tang is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to the Site. Please read the following privacy policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.  By using the site, you consent to the collection, use and transfer of your information under the terms of this policy.

1. Information that we collect from you

When you visit or post material on GardenFresco.co.uk you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself including your name and contact details. We may also collect information about your usage of our website as well as information about you from messages you post to the website and e-mails or letters you send to us or information you may provide when you enter a competition or promotion sponsored by us.

2. Use of your information

Your information will enable us to supply the services you have requested on GardenFresco.co.uk. We will also use and analyse the information we collect so that we can administer, support, improve and develop our business. In particular, we may use your information to contact you for your views on our services and to notify you occasionally about important changes or developments to the site or our services.  Further, where you have consented, we might also use your information to let you know about other information, products and services which we offer which may be of interest to you and we may contact you by e-mail.  If you change your mind about being contacted in the future, please let us know.  We may also use your information to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and your computer.Your username, first name, county or country of residence and/or photograph or other image of yourself, however you provide this to us, may be used on GardenFresco.co.uk.  If you require this information to be removed, please contact our customer services on the details set out in clause 8 below and we shall use our reasonable endeavours to remove this within a reasonable time.  As with all internet activities, there is no guarantee that all traces of such information can be removed.

3. Disclosure of your information

The information you provide to us will be held on our computers in the European Economic Area and may be accessed by or given to our staff working outside the UK and third parties, including companies within the Blue Tag group, some of whom are located outside the European Economic Area who act for us for the purposes set out in this policy or for other purposes approved by you.  Those parties process information and provide support services on our behalf.  We may also pass aggregate information on the usage of our site to third parties but this will not include information that can be used to identify you.Finally, if our business enters into a joint venture with or is sold to or merged with another business entity, your information may be disclosed to our new business partners or owners. Countries outside the European Economic Area do not always have strong data protection laws.  However, we will always take steps to ensure that your information is used by third parties in accordance with this policy.  Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent.

4. Cookies

Cookies are small amounts of information which we store on your computer.   Cookies make it easier for you to use the site during future visits.  They also allow us to monitor website traffic and to personalise the content of the site for you.  Our system will issue cookies to your computer when you use the services.  However, you can set your web browser to refuse cookies.

5. Security and data retention

We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage.  We will retain your information for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires.

6. Accessing and updating

You are entitled to see the information held about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date.  If you wish to do this, please contact us.  We are entitled by law to charge a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

7. Changes to our privacy policy

Any changes to our privacy policy in the future will be posted to the site and, where appropriate, through e-mail notification.

8. Contact

All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be addressed to our customer services using the built in contact forms.


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