Christina Minta (UK) Limited (“Christina Minta”, “we”, "us") are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy (together with our terms and conditions) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting this website, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.
The collection and use of your personal data in the United Kingdom is regulated by the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (SI 2003/2426) (Privacy Regulations).
We will use the personal information you provide to us:
(a) to supply the products to you;
(b) to process your payment for the products;
(c) if you agreed to this during the registration and/or order process, to give you information about similar products that we provide, but you may stop receiving this at any time by contacting us.
Registration To Services
Registration to services (Create Your Account, Newsletter) of our website (www.christinamintashop.com, www.christina-minta.com) is optional and allows you (as data subject) to create your own account to be used to make purchases on the site and, provide your consent, to receive our Christina Minta newsletter.
In order to register your account, you will be required to enter some personal information (marked with an asterisk) which is required for identification and use of the services, in the absence of which we could not supply them. Also, in order to make on-line purchases of Christina Minta products you will be required to supply further personal information, necessary for administrative and/or accounting purposes (order management, shipment of goods, payment and billing).
Information you give us about you by filling in forms on our sites www.christinamintashop.com, (our sites) or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register to use our site, subscribe to our newsletter, search for a product, place an order on our site, participate in social media functions on our site, enter a competition, promotion or survey and when you report a problem with our site. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number, financial and credit card information, personal description and photograph.
Infortmation We Collect About You
Each of your visits to our site we may automatically collect the following information: technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform; information about your visit, including the URL clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.
Information We Share
Information we may share, subject to your prior consent, to be provided by your ticking the appropriate boxes provided in registration and order forms, your personal data may be additionally used and processed by Christina Minta for the following marketing purposes: (i) to send to you, via e-mail, a newsletter and other advertising communications (a), relating to products and services supplied by Christina Minta and by other partner companies that would like to propose offers, through us, to Christina Minta customers (b); (ii) to analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our site in order to analyse your data, via electronic processing (by geographic area, age, etc.), relating to the products you have purchased, in order to detect your preferences as well as any services and products that may be of interest to you. For these additional marketing purposes, your consent to the use and processing of your personal data is optional, and requested to improve the services to you and update you about Christina Minta products, but does not affect the provision of the services and products to you.
Storing Personal Data
Your personal data will not be communicated to third parties, other than (i) Christina Minta affiliated group companies, being under common ownership and control with the parent company Christina Minta, Limited; and (ii) trusted third party companies that carry out shipping or other operations instrumental to fulfilling your requests and the contract (e.g.: postal services, couriers, etc.); or (iii) to comply with certain legal obligations, which may include the communication of your personal data to governmental bodies, banks, legal and businesses advisors. Your data will not be sold or distributed to any other third parties.
Your Consumer Rights
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting The Data Controller for Christina Minta at the address set out below.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Access To Information
You may exercise your rights under the DPA and Privacy Regulations at any time including but not limited to making a request to access, change, correct, supplement your personal data and in particular to make a request to opt out from receiving further material or ask to be deleted from the Christina Minta database archive by contacting the Data Controller at the address below or by sending an e-mail to subject heading 'PRIVACY'. You may also request a complete and updated list of the Data Officers, if any are appointed.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is Christina Minta, 12 Silverthorne Lofts, 400 Albany Road, London SE5 0DJ.
Changes To Our Policy
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