COMPANY PRIVACY POLICY


We are committed to respecting and protecting your privacy.
This policy explains how, when and why we collect data from people who use our website, how we use it, when we may disclose it to others and how we safeguard it.
By using our website you agree to be bound by this policy.


WHO WE ARE

We are 20th Century Cloth. A UK based company who design and produce ranges of fashion and interior fabrics and homeware items.
Our website address is www.20thcenturycloth.com  our company number is 08159686


WHAT PERSONAL DATA DO WE COLLECT AND WHY WE COLLECT IT

For the purposes of order fulfilment we collect name, address, email address and telephone numbers.We do not store any sensitive financial data, all payment information is processed securely via Paypal.
Paypal privacy policy is available here, https://www.paypal.com/en/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full


BLOG COMMENTS

When a visitor leaves a comment on the blog we collect the data shown in the form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it.
The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here, https://automattic.com/privacy/
After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment


CONTACT FORMS

If you contact us via our contact form we collect your name and email address in order to reply to your questions. We also ask where you heard about us. We do not use any of this information for marketing purposes.
We keep these details for a period of 2 years for customer services purposes.


COOKIES

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-into saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in we will also set up several cookies to save your log in information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for 2 days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select ‘remember me’ your login will persist for 2 weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.


ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics to analyse data from our website.
Google privacy policy can be found here, https://www.google.com/about/company/consentstaging.html
You can opt out of Google Analytics here, https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout


WHO WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH

We do not share your data with anyone other than companies necessary to fulfil your order e.g. shipping and mailing companies. International orders may not be shipped without a telephone number.
We use Mailchimp for email marketing purposes. Mailchimp will have and may access your name and email address.
Mailchimp privacy policy can be found here, https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/


HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

We keep customer data for as long as is relevant or until you ask us to remove it.
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username) Website administrators can also see and edit that information.


WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you. You may also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data that we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.


WHERE WE SEND YOUR DATA

Our website is hosted by Siteground, a company which is based in the US and is behind the Privacy Shield.
Visitor comments may be checked by an automated spam detection service. This service is also behind the privacy shield and the data is safeguarded to European data protection standards.


CONTACT INFORMATION

Should you have any privacy-specific concerns please email, helen@20thcenturycloth.com


HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATAION

All data is stored on password protected workstations which have up to date anti-virus software and Firewalls.