OUR PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY

PRIVACY

At Mark Betson Artist we are committed to respecting your privacy and the privacy of every visitor to our website. the information we collect about you will be used to fulfill the required services and enable us to improve how, as a responsible business, we deal with you.

Should you have a question about the data we store, our contact details are:

Acre Ridge Cottage, Clayhidon, Cullompton, Devon, EX15 3TW, United Kingdom

E: [email protected]

T: +44(0) 1823 650988

The information we collect about you will only be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018. All data is retained within the United Kingdom or in "third countries" where adequacy of protection or specific certification as defined by the GDPR has been confirmed.

This information will not be disclosed to anyone outside Mark Betson Artist, its associated companies, partners and other companies with which we have arranged services for the benefit of its customers and website visitors (ie. printers in the case of drop shipping).

We expect the information we hold to be accurate and up to date. You have the right as an individual to find out what information we hold about you and make changes if necessary; you also have the right, assuming we are not obligated by law to refuse to ask us to stop using the information. To have your information removed or rectified, please contact [email protected]

The type of information that we we will collect on you and you voluntarily provide to us on this website can include all or any of the following

  • You name
  • Billing and delivery address
  • Telephone number[s]
  • Email address
  • Survey responses
  • IP address
  • Transaction history
  • Product interests
  • Subscriptions
  • Delivery instructions + support notes

You are under no satutory or contractual requirement or obligation to provide us with your personal information, however, we require at least this information in order for us to deal with you as a prospect or customer in an efficient and professional way.

The legal basis for processing your data is based on your specific consent or performance of a contract that we will have requested at the point of information was initially provided, therefore we will not store, process or transfer your data outside the parties detailed above unless we have an appropriate lawful reason to do so. Unless we are precluded from doing so by law, you have the right to remove your consent at any time by contacting us and requesting that processing of your details be retricted or deleted. Should you wish to cease receiving our newsletter, you can do so via the "unsubscribe" link included on the bottom of our email newsletters.

We require by law to store your transactional data for a period of 6 years.

PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We at Mark Betson Artist take precautions, including administrative, technical and physical measures to safeguard your data against loss, theft and misuse, as well as against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.

We use standard industry efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of Data, including encryption, firewalls and SSl (Secure Sockets Layer). We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical security controls to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of your Data.

COOKIES

This site uses cookies - these are small test files that are placed on your device to help this website to provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site. the most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

Mark Betson Artist uses Google Analytics to provide us with non-personal site analytics, which in turn help us to improve our website. Google is committed to complying with the GDPR across all the services they provide in Europe. Google Analytics mainly uses first party cookies to report on visitor interactions on websites like ours, ie those that use Google Analytics. Users may disable cookies or delete any individual cookie, learn more about Google's use of cookies.

If you have a concern about how we handle your data, or you would like to lodge a complaint, you may do so by contacting The Information Commissioners Office.

Thanks for reading!

Mark