We fully respect your privacy.

Any information we gather on our website is in line with the Data Protection Act. GIBSON GIRL does not sell your information to third parties for any purpose. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting www.gibsongirl.co.uk, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

COLLECTION & USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

The information we learn from customers helps us to personalise and continually improve your shopping experience at GIBSON GIRL. We use the information to handle orders, deliver products and services, process payments, communicate with you about orders, products, services and promotional offers, update our records and generally maintain your accounts with us. We also use this information to improve our store and platform, prevent or detect fraud or abuses of our Website and enable third parties to carry out technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf.

Here are the types of information we gather:

  • Information you give us: We receive and store any information you enter on our Website or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information but then you might not be able to take advantage of some of our features.
  • Automatic information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Websites, we use “cookies” and we obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses www.gibsongirl.co.uk. A number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit websites anonymously. Although we will not be able to provide you with a personalised experience on www.gibsongirl.co.uk if we cannot recognise you, we want you to be aware that these tools exist.
  • Email communications: To help us make emails more useful and interesting, we often receive a confirmation when you open an email from GIBSON GIRL if your computer supports such capabilities. We also compare our customer list to lists received from other companies in an effort to avoid sending unnecessary messages to our customers. We do not send random marketing emails to personal email addresses (spam). If you do not want to receive email from us, simply follow the "unsubscribe" links in the emails we send you.

ABOUT COOKIES?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser and to provide features such as storage of items in your Shopping Cart.

The GIBSON GIRL Website uses cookies for essential website functions like your shopping cart contents, our cookies DO NOT store any sensitive or personal information about you. www.gibsongirl.co.uk also uses cookies to gather information about how you use our own website so that we can make sure it is as up-to-date and error-free as possible. We also use cookies to track affiliate sales to our website.

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour on our website. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. Analytics data is collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and is not tied to personally identifiable information. Therefore, we do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. We have turned on Google Analytics Demographics to get an idea of our demographics and users’ interests. See above for how we use this data.

By using the GIBSON GIRL Website, you agree to our use of cookies. You can choose to restrict or block cookies set on web address through your browser settings at any time. For more information about how to do this, and about cookies in general, you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Please note, certain cookies may be set as soon as you visit this website, but you can remove them using your browser settings. However, please be aware that restricting or blocking cookies set on www.gibsongirl.co.uk you may impact the functionality or performance of the website, or prevent you from using certain services provided through the web address.

If you do leave cookies turned on, please be sure to sign off when you finish using a shared computer.

WHAT INFORMATION DOES GIBSON GIRL SHARE?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business and we are not in the business of selling it to others.

We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf such as fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and email, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analysing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes. Furthermore, they must process the personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and as permitted by the UK’s Data Protection Act.

The only time we would willing share information would be to comply with the law. In such instances, we would release account and other personal information to comply with or enforce the law; or apply our Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property or safety of GIBSON GIRL, our users or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction. However, this does not include selling, renting, sharing or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposes in a way that is contrary to the commitments made in this Privacy Policy.

HOW SECURE IS INFORMATION ABOUT ME?

We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.

We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage and disclosure of personally identifiable customer information. Our security procedures mean that we may occasionally request proof of identity before we disclose personal information to you.

It is important for you to protect against unauthorised access to your password and to your computer. Please be sure to sign off when you finish using a shared computer.

CONDITIONS OF USE, NOTICES AND REVISIONS

If you choose to visit www.gibsongirl.co.uk, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use, including limitations on damages and application of the laws of England. If you have any concern about privacy at www.gibsongirl.co.uk, please send a thorough description to sales@gibsongirl.co.uk and we will try to resolve it.

Our business changes constantly and our Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions will change also. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers.