How we use your information
The information we collect applies to:
- Visitors to our website
- Visitors that login and purchase products
- Visitors that like The Company of Animals on Facebook
Visitors to our website
When a user visits www.companyofanimals.co.uk we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor patterns. We do this to find out useful information such as the number of visitors to different areas of our website. We do not collect information that identifies anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out information on who is visiting our website. We do not collect personal information through our website.
The cookies used by The Company of Animals
Cookies are small electronic files that are placed on your computer when you visit a website. They are often needed to ensure that the website works efficiently.
Please find below a table which explains the cookies that we use and why:
Google Analytics (_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz)
These cookies are used to collect information about how our visitors use our website. We use this information to see which particular pages visitors have clicked on and how long they stayed on our website. This information is viewed in an anonymous format and. It als provides information on where our visitors come from.
Login and Basket PHPSESSID
These cookies allow you to be able to login and use the shopping basket to purchase products.
Facebook Like Box - c_user, datr, lu, s, sct, x-src, xs
This cookie is used to allow a user to “like” The Company of Animals” on their facebook page.
You can opt out of Cookies
Websites which are linked to us may also be using cookies. If you have any concerns you should contact the third party website for more information.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics on all websites http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
People who request information on our services
The Company of Animals hold the details of the visitors who request information on our services and products. These details may be used to contact these people at a later date.
Any information or statistics relating to our business that we disclose to others shall not identify any visitors personally. We may, for example, perform statistical analyses of the behaviour of the users of our website in order to measure interest in the various areas of our website.
In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
If The Company of Animals or its assets are acquired by a third party, personal data held by it about its customers, will be one of the transferred assets.
We will not pass on or sell your personal information to a third party.
Where do we store your information
The data that we collect and process is stored on our dedicated servers held within the UK.
Unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. We will do our very best to protect your personal data, however we cannot ensure the security of your data transmitted to our site. Any transmission is at your own risk.
Your right to access personal information
You have the right, on request, to receive a copy of the personal information that we hold about you. You have the right on request:
- to be told for what purpose personal data about you is being processed
- to be given a description of the data and the recipients to whom it may be disclosed
- to have communicated in an intelligible form the personal data concerned and any information available as to the source of the data
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Surveys and Contests
From time-to-time our website requests information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), and demographic information (such as postcode, age group). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes and may be used to send you marketing or promotional materials where indicated. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this website.