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Privacy Policy

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors. Below is an overview of our current privacy policy and some detail about the cookies we use.

(1) What information do we collect?


We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:

(a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views;

(b) information relating to any third party merchant sites (e.g. John Lewis, Selfridges, Evans etc) that you visit whilst on this website. However, we do NOT collect any information relating to any purchase you make on these third party sites..

(c) information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us;

(d) information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters;

(e) we do not collect any identifiable personal information such as name, address, telephone, email address etc unless its information that YOU choose to send to us.

(2) Cookies


We use cookies on this website. A cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The text file is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.

We may send a cookie which may be stored on by your browser on your computer. We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of this website, to improve the website’s usability and for marketing purposes. We may also use that information to recognise your computer when you visit our website, and to personalise our website for you.

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies via the security tab on the options menu found on most browsers toolbars. This will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including this one. Rest assured, NONE of our website cookies add anything or do anything malicious. We only useenhance your experience of this website.

Cookies we use on this website:

 Addthis - AddThis button spreads content across the Web making it easy for visitors to bookmark and share with other people. Provides statistics about bookmarking and sharing activity of users, and helps visitors create buzz for sites to increase popularity and ranking. We use Addthis so that, if you wish, you can share any page, product or category with your friends.

Privacy Policy:

http://www.addthis.com/privacy

Data Collected:

Anonymous (browser type, page views, referring URL, trafffic statistics, time/date), Psudeonymous (IP address, unique device ID)

Data Sharing:

Aggregate data is shared with third parties.

Affiliate Window - Affiliate Window is an award-winning affiliate marketing company and the largest independent network in the UK. We use Affiliate Window so that if you go through one of the links from our site to a partners site (third party merchant) they will know what site you originated from.

 Facebook Social Plugin - Facebook is an online social network accessible to anyone with an active email address. People use Facebook to keep up with friends, upload photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet.

Privacy Policy:

http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Data Collected:


Anonymous (browser type, location, page views), Pseudonymous (IP address, "actions taken")

Data Sharing:

Data is shared with third parties.

Google Analytics - Google Analytics is a free service offered by Google that generates detailed statistics about visitors to a Web site for marketers. Google Analytics makes it possible to track users across search engines, email campaigns and display advertising giving advertisers the opportunity to optimize campaigns on multiple platforms.

We use Google Analytics to help us understand how users interact with our website so we can continually improve the experience.

Privacy Policy:


http://www.google.com/intl/en/anal...

Data Collected:

Anonymous (ad serving domains, browser type, demographics, language settings, page views, time/date), Pseudonymous (IP address)

Data Sharing:

Anonymous data is shared with third parties.

Twitter Button - Twitter is a service used to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick, frequent online and mobile messages. People write short updates, often called "Tweets" of 140 characters or fewer. These messages are dynamically posted to a Twitter profile or a blog and sent to your followers

Privacy Policy:

http://twitter.com/privacy

Data Collected:

Anonymous (ad clicks, browser type, mobile carrier, page views, referring URLs, time/date), Pseudonymous (IP address, search queries, "tweets"), PII (device and application IDs)

Data Sharing:


Anonymous and aggregate data is shared with third parties.

(3) Using your personal data


Any personal data submitted on this website will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website.

We may use your personal information to:

(a) administer the website;

(b) improve your browsing experience by personalising the website, such as enabling "your shopping history";

(c) enable you to make use of the services available on the website;

(d) send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications;

(e) send you email notifications which you have specifically requested;

(e) send to you our newsletter and other marketing communications (relating to our business or the businesses of carefully-selected third parties which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications to be sent by emailing here

(i) provide third parties with statistical information about our users – but this information will NOT be used to identify any individual user;

(j) deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website; and]

We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.

We may update this privacy policy from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.

We may also notify you of changes to our privacy policy by email.

(4) Your rights


You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee.

You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes by email at any time. (In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal data for marketing purposes.)

(5) Third party websites


The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.

(6) Updating information


Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.

(7) Contact


If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal data, please email to contact@smithandwsmith.co.uk

This privacy policy is based on a template created and distributed by www.website-law.co.uk.