We, Hardys Trading Ltd., 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.
Protection Act 1988 (‘the Act’)
We are registered under the Data Protection
Act and comply with the Act in all our dealings with your personal data.
collection of personal information
In general you can visit our website without
telling us who you are and without revealing any information about
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.
store this data and hold it on computer or otherwise.
We may use information that you provide:
register you with our website and to administer it.
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
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.
we are under a legal duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to
comply with or meet any legal obligation.
information directly from you in a number of ways.
them work, or to work more efficiently, as well 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
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 last visit.
Some of our cookies
are used to simply collect information about how visitors use our website and
these types of cookies collect the information in an anonymous form.
Where there is a
login process relating to buying products or services from us we also use
cookies to store personal registration information so that you do not have to
provide it to us again on subsequent visits.