We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. This policy explains how we use the information we collect about you, how you can instruct us if you prefer to limit the use of that information and what procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy.
The information we collect and how we use it:
When you place an order, request a catalogue, or provide feedback using our web site we need to know your name and other information such as your postal address, e-mail address, telephone number and your credit card number and expiry date or bank account details etc. We gather this information to allow us to process your request. The relevant information is then used by us, our agents and sub-contractors to provide you with the service you have requested and to communicate with you on any matter relating to the provision of the service in general. We may also use aggregate information and statistics for the purposes of monitoring web site usage in order to help us develop the web site and our service and may provide such aggregate information to third parties. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.
We and our group companies may also wish to provide you with information about special features of our web site or any special service or products which we think may be of interest to you. We may provide this information by post or email. If you would rather not receive this information please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org stating your preferences. We may also provide your information to carefully selected third parties whose products or services we believe may be of interest to you. If you do not wish us to disclose your information in this way, please send an e-mail to email@example.com
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by web sites. A cookie contains identifying information. The cookie is used to make the link between you and the information you have provided to the web site. This allows your shopping basket to be kept separate from other users and enables us to automatically complete some of the forms when you subsequently use them.
You will not be able to create a shopping basket if your browser is set to disallow the creation of cookies. The creation of a cookie on your computer does not does not give the web site any access to other information such as your e-mail address.
How we protect your information:
The Internet is not a secure medium. However we have put in place various security procedures as set out in this policy. We have installed a mechanism that uses digital server identities so that you can be sure that the website you access is ours. This is done using one of the internet Trusted Certification Authorities.
When you access the secure pages of our site your browser will be provided with an electronic certificate confirming that you have accessed our site and all communications will encrypted.
When you create an online order, request or feedback that is then passed on to the relevant destination using the same level of encryption, this includes credit card verification. Firewalls are used to block unauthorised traffic to the servers and the actual servers are located in a secure location which can only be accessed by authorised personnel.
Sale of business:
In the event that this business is sold or integrated with another business your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchasers' advisers and will be passed on to the new owners of the business.
Updating your details:
If any of the information that you have provided to SML Supplies changes, for example if you change your e-mail address, name or payment details or if you wish to cancel your registration, please let us know the correct details by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by sending a letter to:
SML Hygiene Supplies.
Unit 10A, Hopkinson Way,
West Portway Industrial Estate,
How to contact SML Supplies: