Device Information1. When you visit www.essenceandalchemy.co.uk if your web browser is set up to accept cookies, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone. Additionally, as you browse our Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to our Site, and information about how you interact with our Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.” We collect Device Information using Cookies. 2. Cookies are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies also provide us with information about how our website is used so we can keep it is as up to date, relevant and error-free as possible. If you are concerned about your data and for more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.3. The types of cookies in use on the Site are: Strictly necessary cookies - these are cookies that are essential to the operation of our website Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our website and how visitors interact with the Site.
How do we use your personal information?1. We use the Order Information that we collect to fulfil any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to, communicate with you, screen our orders for potential risk or fraud.2. When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, if you sign up to our newsletter we may use your email address to send you information about new products or news about Essence + Alchemy. You can opt out of these at any point and you can ask for personal data to stop being recorded at any time by emailing email@example.com with the subject unsubscribe, we will then remove you from our mailing list and delete your data.3. We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimise our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
Sharing your personal information1. The Site is hosted on Squarespace. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. We share your Personal Information with Squarespace to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall and adhere to GDPR legislation.2. We do not sell, rent, trade, license or otherwise disclose your specific personal information or financial information to anyone other than to affiliates under Essence + Alchemy's control. For example, we use Squarespace to host our online store. We also partner with third parties such as Royal Mail, DPD to ship products, to ensure delivery, and so that we can obtain feedback, improve the quality of our service, and measure and improve the quality of the service of the third party. We provide the third party personally identifiable information such as your name, shipping address, email, and phone number.3. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site--you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.4. We use the Squarespace communications service who enables Essence + Alchemy to send newsletters to you. You can opt out of these at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
1. When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.