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Privacy Policy

Privacy policy

This privacy policy applies between you, the User of this Website and Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads, the owner and provider of this Website. Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website. We may need to make changes to our Privacy Policy; so please check our website for updates from time to time. Please read this privacy policy carefully.

Definitions and interpretation

In this privacy policy, the following definitions are used:

Data

collectively all information that you submit to Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads via the Website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the GDPR.

Cookies

a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website. Details of the cookies used by this Website are set out in the clause below (Cookies);

Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads, or us

Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads, a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered number 10661919 whose registered office is at Capital House, 272 Manchester Road, Droylsden, M43 6PW;

UK and EU Cookie Law

the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011;

User or you

any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services; and

Website

the website that you are currently using, www.gjbeads.co.uk, and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.

In this privacy policy, unless the context requires a different interpretation:

the singular includes the plural and vice versa;

references to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices are to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices of this privacy policy;

a reference to a person includes firms, companies, government entities, trusts and partnerships;

"including" is understood to mean "including without limitation";

reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;

the headings and sub-headings do not form part of this privacy policy.

Scope of this privacy policy

This privacy policy applies only to the actions of Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads and Users with respect to this Website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this Website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.

Data collected

We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:

Name

Gender;

Job Title;

Profession;

Contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;

Demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;

Financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;

IP address (automatically collected);

Web browser type and version (automatically collected);

Operating system (automatically collected);

A list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected);

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

We may collect your personal information directly from you, from a variety of sources, including:

  • phone conversations with us
  • emails or letters you send to us
  • meetings with us
  • participating in research surveys to help us understand you better and improve our products and services
  • our online services such as websites, social media and mobile device application ('Apps')

Our use of Data

Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads is the "data controller".

We will keep your personal information only where it is necessary to provide you with our products or services while you are a customer.

We may also keep your information after this period but only where required to meet our legal or regulatory obligations. The length of time we keep your information for these purposes will vary depending on the obligations we need to meet.

Unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so, and subject to any third party disclosures specifically set out in this policy, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties. This does not include our affiliates and / or other companies within our group.

All personal Data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of GDPR. For more details on security see the clause below (Security).

Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:

internal record keeping;

transmission by email of promotional materials that may be of interest to you,where you have consented to this;

Order Fulfilment;

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

If you do not wish us to collect and use your personal information in these ways, it may mean that we will be unable to provide you with our products or services.

Third party websites and services

Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads may, from time to time, employ the services of other parties for dealing with certain processes necessary for the operation of the Website. The providers of such services have access to certain personal Data provided by Users of this Website.

Any Data used by such parties is used only to the extent required by them to perform the services that we request. Any use for other purposes is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, any Data that is processed by third parties will be processed within the terms of this privacy policy and in accordance with GDPR.

These third parties may inclMay (but not limited to):

  • Companies we have chosen to support us in the delivery of the products and services we offer to you and other customers e.g. ecommerce data systems providers, couriers
  • Law enforcement, credit and identity check agencies for the prevention and detection of crime
  • HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)

 

We will never sell your details to someone else. Whenever we share your personal information, we will do so in line with our obligations to keep your information safe and secure.

Links to other websites

This Website may, from time to time, provide links to other websites. We have no control over such websites and are not responsible for the content of these websites. This privacy policy does not extend to your use of such websites. You are advised to read the privacy policy or statement of other websites prior to using them.

Changes of business ownership and control

Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads may, from time to time, expand or reduce our business and this may involve the sale and/or the transfer of control of all or part of Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads. Data provided by Users will, where it is relevant to any part of our business so transferred, be transferred along with that part and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under the terms of this privacy policy, be permitted to use the Data for the purposes for which it was originally supplied to us.

We may also disclose Data to a prospective purchaser of our business or any part of it.

In the above instances, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring your privacy is protected.

Controlling use of your Data

Wherever you are required to submit Data, you will be given options to restrict our use of that Data. This may include the following:

use of Data for direct marketing purposes; and

sharing Data with third parties.

Functionality of the Website

To use all features and functions available on the Website, you may be required to submit certain Data.

You may restrict your internet browser's use of Cookies. For more information see the clause below (Cookies).

Accessing your own Data

You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal Data held by Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads (where such Data is held) on payment of a small fee, which will not exceed £20.00.

Security

Data security is of great importance to Jill Catherine Limited, trading as GJ Beads and to protect your Data we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure Data collected via this Website.

If password access is required for certain parts of the Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.

We endeavour to do our best to protect your personal Data. However, transmission of information over the internet is not entirely secure and is done at your own risk. We cannot ensure the security of your Data transmitted to the Website.

The majority of information collected is processed in the UK and European Economic Area (EEA).

However, some of your information may be processed by us or the third parties we work with outside of the EEA.

Where your information is being processed outside of the EEA, we take additional steps to ensure that your information is protected to at least an equivalent level as would be applied by UK / EEA data privacy laws .

Cookies

This Website may place and access certain Cookies on your computer. Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads uses Cookies to improve your experience of using the Website and to improve our range of products and services. Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads has carefully chosen these Cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times.

All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law.

Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a pop-up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.

This Website may place the following Cookies:

Type of CookiePurposeStrictly necessary cookiesThese are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.Analytical/performance cookiesThey allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.Functionality cookiesThese are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.

You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.

It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.

Your individual rights

You have several rights in relation to how Jill Catherine Limited trading as GJ Beads uses your information. They are:

Right to be informed - You have a right to receive clear and easy to understand information on what personal information we have, why and who we share it with – we do this in our Privacy Policy and privacy notices.

Right of access - You have the right of access to your personal information. If you wish to receive a copy of the personal information we hold on you, you may make a data subject access request (DSAR). In line with the ICO (Information Commissioner's Office) guidelines we do charge a fee for this service. This fee is to cover the administrative costs involved.

Right to request that your personal information be rectified - If your personal information is inaccurate or incomplete, you can request that it is corrected.

Right to request erasure - You can ask for your information to be deleted or removed if there is not a compelling reason for Jill Catherine Limited trading as GJ Beads to continue to have it.

Right to restrict processing - You can ask that we block or suppress the processing of your personal information for certain reasons. This means that we are still permitted to keep your information – but only to ensure we don’t use it in the future for those reasons you have restricted.

Right to data portability - You can ask for a copy of your personal information for your own purposes to use across different services.

Right to object - You can object to Jill Catherine Limited trading as GJ Beads processing your personal information where: it’s based on our legitimate interests (including profiling); for direct marketing (including profiling); and if we were using it for scientific/historical research and statistics.

General

You may not transfer any of your rights under this privacy policy to any other person. We may transfer our rights under this privacy policy where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.

If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of this privacy policy (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this privacy policy will not be affected.

Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.

This Agreement will be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales. All disputes arising under the Agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.

Changes to this privacy policy

Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads reserves the right to change this privacy policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the privacy policy on your first use of the Website following the alterations.

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy or the information we collect or use about you, please contat: Jill Catherine Limited, Trading as GJ Beads by email at sales@gjbeads.co.uk.


This version of our Privacy Policy was last updated 13th June 2018.