Bladebox Ltd. (“Bladebox”, “we”, “us”, “our”, “https://www.bladebox.co.uk” or “the website” or “our website”) values your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information. The website https://www.bladebox.co.uk” is owned and operated by Flavour Marketing Ltd. trading as Bladebox. References to we”, “us”, “our”, “https://www.bladebox.co.uk” or “the website” are references to Flavour Marketing Ltd. We are a company registered in England and Wales (company number 08586662).
Bladebox is committed to safeguarding the privacy of members, subscribers and users to the website. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”).
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect information to provide, maintain, protect and improve our services to all of our members, subscribes and users. The information we collect from you will enable us to send you tailored content and other information in which you may be interested and keep you abreast of any updates related to our website.
(1) Information We Collect Directly From You
You may browse our website without registering. If you sign-up to our email news we will store your name, address, gender and country of residence.
(2) Information We Collect Automatically
We may use automated devices and applications, such as Facebook Insights, Google Analytics and, others to track usage of our website. We may use the information gathered through these methods in anonymous or aggregated form to analyse ways to improve our website. This information may also be associated with your email address or username and may be combined with other information, including personally identifiable information that we collect about you.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFROMATION
The information that we gather about you is used for the following purposes:
To operate and improve our website;
To carry out or enforce a transaction or agreement with us;
To respond to any enquiries you submit to us;
To provide services, to communicate with you about your use of our website and/or products we offer or make available through the website, and for other customer service purpose;
Where permitted by law, for marketing and promotional purposes;
To better understand how users access and use our website, both on an individualised and/or aggregated basis, for the purposes of improving our website.
HOW AND WHEN BLADEBOX SHARES INFORMATION IT RECEIVES
As discussed in this Policy and described below, we may share your information, including personally identifiable information, with third parties to assist us with our own marketing efforts and to assist us in operating our website.
We do not sell or rent our users’ personally identifiable information to third parties for their own marketing purposes:
Service Providers – We may disclose the information we collect from you to service providers, third party vendors, agents or contractors who perform functions on our behalf, including with third parties that will assist us in processing payments, fulfilling your order, and otherwise assisting us in maintaining our Website and satisfying your Membership. We also may share your information with third parties to facilitate the sign-in process through third party social networking websites.
To Protect Bladebox and Others – We also may disclose the information we collect from you where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person, or violations of our Terms and Conditions or this Policy.
Business Transfers – If we are acquired by or merged with another company, if substantially all of our assets are transferred to another company, or as part of a bankruptcy proceeding, we may transfer the information we have collected from you to the other company.
In Response to Legal Process – We also may disclose the information we collect from you in order to comply with the law, a court order, a judicial proceeding, or other legal process.
Aggregate and Anonymised Information. We may share aggregate or anonymised information about users with third parties for marketing, advertising, research or similar purposes.
HOW WE SECURE INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
We have implemented commercially reasonable precautions, including, where appropriate, password protection, encryption, SSL, firewalls, and internal restrictions on who may access data to protect our website and the information we collect from loss, misuse, and unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
Please be aware that despite our best efforts, no data security measures can guarantee 100% security all of the time via unauthorised password activity and so you should also take steps to protect against unauthorised access to your password, phone, and computer by for instance choosing a password that nobody else knows or can easily guess. We are not responsible for any lost, stolen, or compromised passwords or for any activity on your account.
CHANGE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
The information which we hold should be accurate and up to date. In accordance with your right of access to your information under the Act, you can request the information that we hold about you by emailing us. If you find any inaccuracies we will correct it promptly. The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security protocols and the law.
We will, from time to time, send emails to members and subscribers regarding various promotions or other information including tailored content that we believe may be of interest to our members and subscribers. If we send you any news and newsletters, promotions, special offers or other information we think may interest you, you may stop us sending you such e-mail communications by following the opt-out instructions contained in any such e-mail. Please note that it may take up to fourteen (14) business days for us to process opt-out requests. Please note if you opt-out of receiving emails about recommendations or other information we think may interest you, we may still send you e-mails about your account or your products / services you have requested or received from us.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITE LINKS
Our website may contain links to other third party websites. Any access to and use of such linked websites is not governed by this Policy, but, instead, is governed by the privacy policies of those third party websites.