PRIVACY POLICY
This privacy policy is for this website powellbrewing.co.uk and served by powellbrewing and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it.

The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.

THIS WEBSITE
When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

Our store is hosted on WordPress. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform called Woocommerce that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through WordPress’s data storage, databases and the general WordPress application. This site is encrypted using socket layer technology (SSL) encryption.

USER CONSENT
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.

If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.

This website and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the products / services they offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted.

USE OF COOKIES
This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website. The cookie settings on this website are set to “allow cookies” to give you the best browsing experience possible.

We use cookies to make our website work including making our shopping basket and checkout work; determining if you are logged in or not; remembering your search settings; showing you packges you have visited recently; allowing you to add reviews to our site. These is no way to prevent these cookies from being set other than to not use our site.
Our site like most websites may use functionality provided by third parties. Disabiling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties.
So you can easily “like” or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site. Cookies set by the privacy implications on this will vary from social netwrok to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
Finally, we use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our site and what page they have looked at. These analytics programs also tell us how people have reached this site (e.g. from a search engine). We use a plugin called Automattic.
We may have partners who promote our sevice on a success-only basis (i.e. an affiliate that instead of paying for advertising would be paid based upon commissions on sales). Cookies are required to allow us to reward these partner and these cookies are usually provided by affiliate networks. Neither us, the networks, or the partners advertising or recommending our services are able to identify you personally. We ask that you support us by allowing these cookies which ultimately help us to offer you the service we do at the price that we do.

Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors. Doing so will however likely limit the functionality of our website.

We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website (https://www.aboutcookies.org/) which offers guidance for all modern browsers

EXTERNAL LINKS AND THIRD PARTIES
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites)

The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.

For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.

In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located in a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively. Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

Once you leave our store’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY
We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact us at powellbrewing@hotmail.co.uk or by mail at powellbrewing, Pant y Goff, Halkyn, FLN, CH8 8DH, United Kingdom.

 

Last edited April 2017