Folk are committed to protecting your privacy.
- What is the legal basis for processing the data?
If you have made a purchase on our website or subscribed to our newsletter you will receive marketing communications from us. On every mail we send you will have the option to unsubscribe. Alternatively you can change your preferences by logging into your account online.
- Managing your personal data
When you share your personal information with us, you have a right to expect that information to be treated with total confidentiality. Therefore, it is our responsibility to manage your personal data that you provide to us with care and in accordance with all data protection legislation and industry best practice.
- What data is being collected?
We only store the personal data you have provided. We do not store or see any credit card information on systems. All credit card transactions are cleared using Worldpay or Paypal.
- Will the data be shared with any third parties?
We do not sell trade or rent your personal information to others.
- Using your personal data for direct marketing
Based on your marketing preferences, we use your email and home address to send you details of our latest products and promotions. We also use marketing profiling techniques to determine what product offers may be of interest to you whether that be by email, telemarketing, direct mail or social media.
We hold your personal data for the purposes of direct marketing to you for a period of two years from the date of your last purchase.
We would like to keep you informed about our latest product offers and promotions using the email address you provide to us. We will use the information provided to us when you subscribe to our newsletter or make a purchase online.
We may use your name and address to send you personalised marketing mails in the post. We have a legitimate business interest to send you information about our products and offers in the post as we know that many of our customers like to browse through catalogues or offers prior to placing an order with us.
We will use your email address to send you online targeted marketing information about our product offers and promotions via social media platforms. To do this, we will share your email address in a secure manner with social media organisations, such as Facebook, who will match our advertising requirements to your social media profile. We have a legitimate business interest to send you product information via social media which we believe is of relevance to you; this is known as Interest-Based Advertising.
- What rights does the data subject have?
Right of access
You may wish to access a copy of the personal data we hold about you - known as a Subject Access Request. You can do so by ringing, writing to or emailing the via the contact details below.
Right of rectification
If you believe we have made an error as to the personal data we hold about you, please speak to one of our members of staff on the number below.
Right of Erasure
You have the right to request your personal data to be permanently deleted from our records and systems to avoid any further communication with you. Your request will always be considered in light of the legal bases that we hold, store and process your personal data and the purpose that we collected your data. Where the legal bases permits, we will carry out your instruction without undue delay.
Right to restrict processing
Should you believe that we are processing your personal data in a way that you did not understand or agree to and wish to restrict such processing, please contact us on the details below.
Right to portability
In the event that you wish to move your personal data that we hold on you to another organisation in the form of an excel or csv format, please contact us on the details below.
Right to complain to the information commissioners office
You have a right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) if you have a complaint with how you believe your personal data has been handled. For more information, please visit https://ico.org.uk/concerns
- How can the data subject raise a complaint?
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