We (Susie’s Button Bears) are committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of anyone using
our site and the confidentiality of any information that you provide us with. The purpose of this
statement is to set out how we use any personal information that we may obtain from you.
Data Protection Act 1998 (‘the Act’).
We are registered under the Data Protection Act and comply with the Act in all our dealings with your
Use and collection of personal information
In general you can visit our website without telling us who you are and without revealing any
information about yourself. If, however, you use our site you will need to register and you will be
asked to provide certain information such as your contact details. We will store this data and hold it
on computer or otherwise.
We may use information that you provide:
• To register you with our website and to administer it.
• For assessment and analysis, e.g. marketing, customer and product analysis, to enable us to
review, develop and improve our services.
If you do not want us to use data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing
purposes, please tick the relevant box situated on the form on which we collect your data.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
• In the event we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we might disclose your personal
data to the prospective buyer or seller.
• If we are under a legal duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with or
meet any legal obligation.
We collect information directly from you in a number of ways. One way is through our use of
as to provide information to the owners of the website. They help us to understand how our
customers and potential customers use our website so we can develop and improve the design,
layout, content and function of the site.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer’s hard drive by websites that you visit. They save and retrieve pieces of information about your visit to the website – for example, how you entered the site, how you navigated through the site and what information and documentation was of interest to you. This means that when you go back to a website, it can give you tailored options based on the information it has stored about you on your
To find out more about cookies, including seeing what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
If you do not wish to accept cookies from our website, please leave this site immediately and then delete and block all cookies from this site. Alternatively, you may opt out of receiving information from us by e-mail on email@example.com.
We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. However, we cannot
guarantee the security of any data that you disclose online and we will not be responsible for any
breach of security unless this is due to our negligence or wilful default.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will aim
to inform you before collecting your data if we intend to use your data for such purposes or we intend
to disclose your information to any third party for such purpose. You can exercise your right to
prevent this happening by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data.
You have the right to see personal data (as defined under the Data Protection Act) that we keep
about you upon receipt of a written request and payment of a fee of £15. Any request should be sent
Sue Gray. 60. Sonning Way, Glen Parva, Leicester, Leicestershire. LE2 9RU