We take your privacy very seriously. The below policy explains how we use your information to ensure you and your orders are dealt with efficiently, without bias and giving you the best customer service we can offer.
We are committed to putting our costumers (you) first and therefore we are transparent on how we collect, use and protect your details. We at Gloveman Supplies Ltd, along with our integrated divisions of Nicholsons SW Ltd and WSB Tackle, are data controllers and are referred to in this policy as "we", "us" or "our".
What we collect and why
As a supplier of goods we ask for certain details (data) that enables us to function as a company in the completion of orders.
The data collected for customers and their orders is accessible by us at our two offices in Redruth, Cornwall and our warehouse in Pettistree, Suffolk, so orders can be completed in a satisfactory manner.
Below are details (data) we collect and then hold on you:
We collect no personal data on you as a customer or in conjunction with your order. For card payments we process these in SagePay either online when supplied by you, or by our staff over the telephone to SagePay via Sage 200. No payment card details are stored by us at all.
Email addresses and/or mobile telephone numbers will only be entered on delivery instructions with your consent, as these are used by our courier networks to inform you when your delivery may be expected.
Where orders are placed on your account we keep the following necessary information on transactions:
Your data and other organisations
The data we hold for each customer and their orders also enables us to enquire on your behalf when the goods ordered may have been lost in transit by the delivery company, incorrectly picked in the warehouse or arrive damaged. Where goods are lost or arrive damaged, the data we hold will be passed to the delivery services used. This typically means the delivery full name, delivery company name (if applicable), delivery address and items ordered. This is essential to complete investigations for errors to be rectified.
We will also disclose your data for legal reasons to collection agencies and/or legal representatives if payment is outstanding on orders for goods purchased, which under our Terms and Conditions, still remain the property of Gloveman Supplies Ltd and their integrated divisions.
Your data will also be disclosed to legal authorities if required to do so by Law.
Why we process your data
We will only collect and use your data (as described above “What we collect and why” and “Your data and other organisations”) in accordance with data protection laws. Our grounds for processing your personal information are as follows:
Consent – Where necessary we will only collect and process your data if you have consented for us to do so in business operation or buying goods for sole use. For example, when you create an account with us for ordering purposes we will use your data to provide the services and goods as mentioned in “What we collect and why”. Company correspondence via email to you will only be made with your consent. We will never assume you want to receive emails of which an order is not associate. Our websites will ask you for specific permission to receive emails. Also our staff will ask you via the telephone if would like to receive emails and a record of consent is kept alongside customer data.
Legitimate Interests – We may use and process some of your details (data) where we have sensible and legitimate business reasons for doing so. Under European privacy laws there is a concept of "legitimate interests" as a justification for processing your data. Our legitimate interests for processing your data are:
Use of children’s personal information
We do not knowingly collect or store any personal information about children under the age of 16. If you are aged under 16 please get your parent’s or guardian's permission before you provide any personal information to us.
Your rights and choices
You have the following data rights under GDPR legislation which will apply from May 25th 2018:
We have the right to refuse or charge for requests that are manifestly unfounded or excessive. Upon refusal we will explain fully to you why the decision was made. If this does occur you have the right to complain to the supervisory authority (ICO - https://ico.org.uk/) and to a judicial remedy which will be dealt with in the period of one month (30 days).
How long we hold you data for
We store and use your data while your account is active and they will remain live as long as there is a current and regular transaction history associated with them and Gloveman Supplies Ltd and their integrated divisions.
If you have not ordered for seven years your data will deleted permanently at the end of each financial year (by 31st March) on the seventh year of non-trading. Seven years is the amount of time we as a company have to keep financial transactions records (invoices) for HMRC retention purposes.
Data Breach and how we will respond
Any data breach will be dealt with immediately and if a breach occurs you will be notified at the time of the breach. If the breach will result in a risk to your rights and freedoms, the breach will be instantly reported to the ICO.
How to contact us
Compiled by Gloveman Supplies Ltd – 13th April 2018.