Thank you for choosing to be part of our community at Shop In Kent ("Company", "we", "us", "our"), whether that is as a visitor or as a listed business.
When you visit our website www.shopinkent.co.uk (the "Website"), we appreciate that you are trusting us with your personal information. We take your privacy very seriously. In this privacy notice, we seek to explain to you what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you have in relation to it.
This privacy notice applies to all information collected through our Website and any related services, sales, marketing or events.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us as well as information which is automatically collected when you visit the Website. Any data collected by us via the Shop In Kent website is used purely for our own business purposes. The personal information we collect may include the following:
Personal Information Provided by You
When you use our live chat or submit any application forms on the website, we will collect the information that you entered into the form. We will also collect your name and email address when you contact us directly via email.
We may collect the data necessary to process your payment for your membership, such as your card number and security code. All payment data is stored by GoCardless. You may find their privacy notice here: https://gocardless.com/privacy/payers/.
Information automatically collected
Device and usage information
Information about how and when you use our Website
COOKIES AND TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES
We use the following cookies on our Website:
Wix.com Essential and Function Cookies
These are always used when accessing the Shop In Kent Website and they allow our Website host Wix (Wix.com) to securely bring the site to you as the user. More information about these cookies can be found at https://support.wix.com/en/article/cookies-and-your-wix-site.
Google Analytics Cookies
These cookies are optional and we use them to collect data for our internal analytics and reporting purposes. More information about these cookies can be found at https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage.
WHY DO WE COLLECT THIS INFORMATION?
We use the information we collect primarily to maintain the security and operation of our Website, and for our internal analytics and reporting purposes.
We may use it for the following purposes:
To deliver and facilitate delivery of our Services to the user.
To respond to your inquiries and solve any potential issues you might have with the use of our Services.
To administer prize draws and competitions when you elect to participate in our competitions.
For our marketing purposes, if this is in accordance with your marketing preferences. You can opt-out of our marketing emails at any time.
For data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns and to evaluate and improve our Website, products, marketing and your experience.