Last updated: March 2023
Blenders (“us”, “we” or “our”) operate http://blenders.ie (“our website”). Blenders respects and seeks to preserve the privacy of all our website users. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the website.
Any personal information provided by you to Blenders will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality in accordance with the Data Protection Acts, 1988 and 2003 and the General Data Protection Regulation, (GDPR) 2018, the European Communities (Electronic Communications Networks and Services) (Privacy and Electronic Communications) Regulations 2011.
Information Collection and Use
For a better experience while using our website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name, email address, phone number, outlet name and postal address. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you.
We want to inform you that whenever you visit our website, we collect certain non-personal information that your browser sends to us that is called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this.
What are Cookies?
Cookies are files with small amount of data used for authenticating, session tracking or maintaining specific information about users of the website. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Our website uses these “cookies” to collect information in order to get improved. The data collected by these cookies are completely anonymous and they do not record any personal information about you. If you prefer, you can choose to use our website without enabling cookies by editing your browser options such that cookies are blocked; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of our website.
Our website does not store any information that would, on its own, allow us to identify individual users of this service without their permission. Any cookies that may be used by this website are used either solely on a per session basis or to maintain user preferences. Cookies are not shared with any third parties.
Third-party service cookies. Social sharing, video and other services we offer are run by other companies. These companies may drop cookies on your computer when you use them on our website or if you are already logged into them.
How can I prevent Cookies being used?
You can, should you choose, disable the cookies from your browser and delete all cookies currently stored on your computer. You can find out how to do this for your particular browser by clicking “help” on your browser’s menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. However, please be aware that should you choose to disable cookies from your browser it may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.
If you would like to prevent Blenders from using cookies when you visit our site, please update the privacy setting in your chosen web browser. You can access information on privacy and setting the control cookie acceptance settings for web browsers (and Google Analytics) using the following links:
Google Analytics: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
- To facilitate our website;
- To provide the website on our behalf;
- To perform website-related services; or
- To assist us in analyzing how our website is used.
We want to inform our website users that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Accessing Your Information
You are entitled to see the information we hold about you. On written request, we supply copies of your personal data which you may have supplied to us using our website. If you wish to obtain copies of this personal data, you should write to the Data Protection Officer, Blenders, Whitestown Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24, D24 VY75 and request a copy of any information held by us in your capacity as a Data Subject. There is no charge for such a request of your personal data. Your request will be dealt with as soon as possible and will not take more than 30 days to process. In the event that your request is unusually complex, or requires us to obtain additional information, we may extend this timeframe, and will advise you fully of this, together with providing an explanation to you. If you discover Blenders holds inaccurate information about you, you can request that we correct that information. In certain circumstances, you may also request that data which you have supplied via our website be deleted.