Privacy & Cookie Statement
1. Personal Data
A “Registrant” is anyone who has registered to use the Website and/or Online Ordering Service.
Details provided by you to us ("Data") are stored by us for the primary purpose of providing the Online Ordering Service.
When you register with us you shall be required to complete an online registration form to enable us to provide you with full access to the Website and the Online Ordering Service.
Please be aware in order to provide the Website and Online Ordering Service to you Data will be accessible via the Website and we may provide Data to third parties, including without limitation, our internet service provider and any other third parties which we consider may assist you in your use of the Website and the Online Ordering Service.
From time to time we may invite you to provide further information in order to provide you with an enhanced service or to provide new services (such also being defined as Data). In order to deliver such services we will need to process the Data and may need to transfer it to third parties.
From time to time we may contact you to tell you about a service and/or products that we believe you may find of interest. By accepting the Terms and Conditions you are consenting to such use of your Data. Please note however there is an ability in the Terms and Conditions page to opt out of having your Data used for this purpose. We will not sell your details (Data) to Third Parties.
In order to enable us to provide you with a personalised browsing experience the Website may use "cookie" information collection technology. We may also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer the Website. Your IP address may also be used to gather broad demographic information. We may sometimes use third party advertising agencies to display banner ads on the Website. Banner ads may contain cookies, and appear to be coming from the Website but in reality they are coming from our third party advertising partners, who are serving ads on the Website. Also in order to access certain services or offers you may have to download software from third parties providing these.
Payment details provided during registration are processed and held by on our secure server. For full details of the security measures in place to protect your details please Contact Us.
Data held by us may be used for the purposes of future demonstration, development and improvement of the Website and the Online Ordering Service.
3. Aggregate Information
We may use aggregate Data and statistics for the purpose of monitoring the Website usage in order to help us develop the Website and our services and may provide such aggregate Data to third parties. The statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.
4. Updating your Details
If any of the Data that you have provided to us changes, for example if your contact details change, please update your registration directly via the Website.
To ensure accuracy of the Website, you may personally edit your registration details. Our staff may edit your registration details on your behalf with your prior consent, which must be in writing.
5. How Shires Equestrian Products Protects your Data
The internet is not a totally secure medium. However, we have put in place various security procedures as set out in this policy. Subject to the provisions of the Terms and Conditions we shall keep your Data confidential. The security procedures of Shires Equestrian Products relates to storage, access and disclosure of registration details. If you are a Registrant your identity shall be confirmed by reference to unique information being a user name and password. The user name and password shall enable you to fully access the Website and use the Online Ordering Service. It is your responsibility to keep your user name and password confidential.
We take all reasonable steps to require those parties to whom we transfer Data to comply with the same levels of protection as we do. However, the internet is not a totally secure medium and you acknowledge and agree that Shires Equestrian Products shall not be responsible for any unauthorised use, distribution, damage or destruction of Data, except to the extent we are required to accept such liability under the Data Protection Act 1998.
6. Sale of business
If this business is sold or integrated with another business your Data may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchasers and their advisers and will be passed on to the new owners of the business.
7. Protection of Data
Owing to the global nature of the internet infrastructure, the Data you provide may be transferred in transit to countries outside the European Economic Area, which do not have similar protections in place regarding your personal data and its use as set out in this policy. However, we have taken the steps outlined above to try to improve the security of Data. By submitting your information you consent to these transfers. If you have any queries regarding data protection issues please contact our Data Controller.
8. Cookie Privacy Statement
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.
How do I control cookies on my device?
You can find more information on how to delete and control cookies using your browser at www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=1.