Privacy

The Store Room Limited is committed to protecting your privacy. The personal information that you submit will not be shared, sold or disclosed to third parties in any form, for any purpose, at any time, unless prior consent is obtained from you.

This privacy statement applies to the network of The Store Room Limited web sites. By using any The Store Room Limited web site, you consent to the data practices in this statement.

Data Controller

Any personal information provided to The Store Room Limited is controlled by the Data Controller at The Store Room Limited, 671 Eccles New Road, Manchester, M50 1AY.

What Information Do We Collect?

  • When you place an order or an enquiry, we will need to know your name / company name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone and / or fax number. This enables us to process and fulfil your orders, invoice you accordingly and keep you posted with account activity.
  • Information about how you use and navigate our web sites – we can track this by using what are known as ‘cookies’.
  • Additional personal information disclosed during offline telephone conversations. This information may be merged with personal information you have already submitted online and will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Statement.

 

How We Use This Information

  • The Store Room Limited uses the information to process and fulfil the service(s) that you have requested.
  • The personal information provided enables us to treat you more personally.
  • The information is also used to communicate with you regarding your account and to broadcast information relevant to the services you use.
  • We use your email address to respond to incoming requests from you and to collect your feedback.
  • We may also send you appropriate marketing communications

 

Web Statistics

In order to measure the relevance and usefulness of certain areas of our web site, we analyse anonymous data collected by cookies about our web site visitors. We may also collect Internet Protocol addresses to help diagnose problems with our servers, but these cannot be linked to any person’s name or identity.

Changing your browser settings to decline cookies will enable you to opt out of this anonymous data collection.

Customer Consent and Control

Consent:by using our web sites, you consent to the collection and use of this information by The Store Room Limited only. Any changes to this Privacy Statement will be posted to this page, to ensure that you are aware of what information is collected, how it is used and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Cookies: A cookie is a text file placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to you; they do not contain personally identifying information and simply enable us to track visitor routes through our web sites.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually opt out by changing your browser settings.

Communication: As stated previously The Store Room Limited will send information to customers about (1) account information and (2) relevant marketing information, if given permission.

Account specific communications are considered essential to the smooth operation of your account with The Store Room Limited and you will not be able to unsubscribe from such emails.

Marketing communications will include details about new products, latest developments, survey and other promotional offers. Customers have the ability to opt in or out of receiving this type of information, simply by clicking the box at the checkout.

Security

All credit card numbers are encrypted in the software when the order is placed using 128 bit encryption. They are only decrypted after they reach our computer.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement, please contact the Data Controller by email:info@thestoreroom.co.uk

Cookies

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of text stored on your computer, phone or other device which you use to browse the web. Cookies keep track of your movements within the site, help you resume where you left off, remember your registered login, theme selection, preferences, and other customization functions.

Cookies usually don’t contain much information except for the web address of the website that created the cookie, the duration of the cookie’s abilities and effects, and a random number. Due to the little amount of information a cookie contains, it usually cannot be used to reveal your identity or personally identifying information.

More information about cookies can be found on www.allaboutcookies.org

Understanding how and why we use cookies

We use cookies on our site (and any sub-domain) to create the most effective website possible for our customers. Cookies allow us to view how our audience is using the website and we use this data in order to make improvements for the user (for example by seeing which pages are most popular).

The way we collect information about your visit to our website means that no-one is personally identified.

We will not associate any data gathered from this site by cookies with information which identifies you from any source. If we do want to collect information which identifies you personally through our website, we will be clear about this and tell you at the point your information is collected. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

We encourage you to accept the cookies our website uses as they not only help us to improve the user experience for you and many others, they also help to make the website work more efficiently.

How you can manage your cookies

The browsers of most computers, smartphones and other web-enabled devices are typically set up to accept cookies. If you wish to amend your cookie preferences for this website or any other websites, you can do this through your browser settings. Your browser’s ‘help’ function will tell you how to do this.

However, please remember that cookies are often used to enable and improve certain functions on our website. If you choose to switch certain cookies off, it is likely to affect how our website works.

More information about how to disable cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org .

What types of Cookie are there?

  1. Strictly necessary cookies

    These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around a website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of a website – i.e. logging into an account.

    We use these strictly necessary cookies

    COOKIE NAME DESCRIPTION
    cookie_note This cookie is used by this site to record whether you have seen the cookie policy notification so that you aren’t continually shown it on every page. It expires when you close the browser.
  2. Performance cookies

    These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. They are only used to improve how a website works.

    We use these performance cookies

    COOKIE NAME DESCRIPTION
    __utma This cookie is used by Google Analytics so that we can get statistics about usage of our website. This lets us know how many times you come to the site on different occasions and when your first visit was. It does not store personal information.
    __utmb & __utmc These cookies are used by Google Analytics so that we can get statistics about usage of our website.These let us know specific information about a single visit to our site. They do not store personal information.
  3. Functionality Cookies

    These cookies allow a website to remember choices you make such as text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. These cookies cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

    We use these functionality cookies

    COOKIE NAME DESCRIPTION
    PHPSESSID This cookie identifies your current session on our website. We use it to recognise individual choices you make on our website that are not stored in cookies and cannot be accessed outside of this website.

Links to other websites

This Cookie privacy notice does not cover the links within our website to other websites unless specially stated in this privacy notice. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on any other websites you visit.

Changes to this privacy notice

We keep our Cookie privacy notice under regular review. This Cookie privacy notice was last updated on 3 April 2018.