Type of personal data
Purposes of the use
Webshop B.V. uses these automatically generated (personal) data for the following purposes: i) Research into the use of Shop.co.uk Webshop B.V. uses the data in connection with the use of Shop.co.uk for research. The purpose of this is to improve the ease of use and the services of Shop.co.uk and to obtain insight into the market. Whenever possible Webshop B.V. uses anonymous and/or aggregate data that cannot be traced back to the individual visitor. ii) Personalization Webshop B.V. also uses the data in connection with the use of Shop.co.uk to map your interests. In combination with data that you supply on Shop.co.uk and data obtained via your Shop.co.uk account and/or other sources Webshop B.V. can use these data to build up a personal profile. On the basis of these data the content on Shop.co.uk may be optimized and personalized so that it links up better with your interests. Besides more specific advertisements can be shown on Shop.co.uk or on other websites. By making use of Shop.co.uk you give permission for the purpose, in so far as necessary. iii) Security of Shop.co.uk IP addresses are used to be able to detect and combat wrongful use of Shop.co.uk. An example of wrongful use is spidering (crawling through) Shop.co.uk, as a result which other visitors suffer nuisance.
Type of personal data
To be able to make use of certain services on Shop.co.uk you can make a personal Shop.co.uk account. You have the possibility of logging into Shop.co.uk by means of your account with third parties (for instance via Facebook, Instagram, Google+, LinkedIn). By making use of this a number of account data (name, email address and gender) are filled in automatically with the (personal) data that you had already filled in at this third party. Webshop B.V. only applies for these data at your request from this third party and subsequently processes these data in your Shop.co.uk account.
Purposes of the use
Webshop B.V. uses the (personal) data from your Shop.co.uk account and the data supplied by you on Shop.co.uk for the following purposes:
Security of your account Your login data are used to protect your account. If you want to change this, it can be done in your account.
Reviews may be written about web shops on Shop.co.uk. These review conditions apply to writing a review. In this connection we shall also keep your personal data. These reviews may possibly be used by third parties, on the basis of the data and content supplied by you.
Only if you have asked for it, will Webshop B.V. use your email address for sending our newsletter containing offers, news or tips of Shop.co.uk. This newsletter may also contain utterances of the web shops affiliated with Shop.co.uk. Every marketing email that you receive from Shop.co.uk offers the possibility of unsubscribing.
If you participate in an action or competition, we shall also ask for your personal data. In that way we can monitor the data of the participants and write to the winners.
Webshop B.V. also uses the data from your Shop.co.uk account and the data supplied by you on Shop.co.uk to map your interests. In combination with data obtained from other sources and by your use of Shop.co.uk, Webshop B.V. can build up a personal profile. On the basis of these data the content on Shop.co.uk can be optimized and personalized, so that it links up better with your interests. The same applies to marketing messages from Webshop B.V. if you have registered for them. As a result of this more specific advertisements can be shown on Shop.co.uk or other websites or Webshop B.V. can send you newsletters that may be interesting to you. By making use of a Shop.co.uk account or by leaving your data elsewhere on Shop.co.uk you give permission for this, in so far as necessary.
Webshop B.V. can also use the data from your account and the data supplied by you on Shop.co.uk for quality research in a wide sense and to improve its products and services or gain more insight into the market. Whenever possible Webshop B.V. uses anonymous and/or aggregate data that cannot be traced back to the individual visitor.
Webshop B.V. has taken suitable technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data to counter loss, wrongful use, wrongful processing of your personal data by others, and also to prevent access to your personal data by unauthorized persons. Webshop B.V. does this among other things by using passwords, a password policy, coding of passwords and encryption of data coming from visitors of Shop.co.uk. These security measures are tested regularly for vulnerabilities by a professional third party and are supplemented or tightened if necessary. As no single system can be 100% secure, Webshop B.V. can unfortunately not guarantee the safety of your personal data for the full 100%.
You are entitled to inspect or modify the personal data that you have entered via your account. That can be done via the settings of your Shop.co.uk account. When it concerns inspection of personal data linked to a cookie, you are to send along a copy of the relevant cookie. Webshop B.V. reserves the right to charge the consideration per application permitted by law for this. You also have the possibility of requesting us in writing or by email to remove your personal data entirely. We shall process such a request as soon as possible. Webshop B.V. does not keep personal data any longer than permitted by law and removes personal data when they are no longer necessary for the purposes described above.
In the event of a possible further growth and development of Webshop B.V. it may occur that or one or more parts or assets of the enterprise are transferred to a third party. As part of this the related (personal) data may also be transferred to this third party in that case. If this situation occurs, Webshop B.V. will inform you in good time about this via Shop.co.uk. If you do not agree to this transfer, you may remove your account or direct a request for the removal to Webshop B.V.
Dutch Chamber of Commerce: 66829704
P.O. Box 22123 1302CC Almere
+31 88 85 85 580
Besides you are entitled to apply to the Dutch Data Protection Authority with complaints in respect of our processing of personal data.
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These cookies ensure that Shop.co.uk works as it should and that certain data or preferred settings need not be entered again with every visit . These cookies make a small impact on the privacy of users so that no prior permission is required. On Shop.co.uk we use such cookies for:
The storage of preferences, such as the desired quantity of search results to be shown, the sorting of the products shown (for instance price descending, price ascending), etc.
Monitoring how many orders are placed for settlement with the web shop.
Offering the possibility of storing login data so that you need not enter them again every time when you want to log in.
Reading out your browser settings to be able to represent Shop.co.uk on your monitor in an optimum fashion.
Passing on information from one page to the next page, so that you need not always fill in the same information.
Tracing abuse of Shop.co.uk by for instance registering a succession of failed log-in attempts.
Uniformly loading Shop.co.uk, as a result of which the site remains accessible.
We have set the Google Analytics cookies in a privacy-friendly way in conformity with the “Manual on privacy-friendly settings of Google Analytics” made available by the Dutch Data Protection Authority. This means for the Google Analytics cookies that Webshop B.V.:
The product advertisements, articles or video materials that you can watch on Shop.co.uk can be shared by you via social media by means of buttons on our websites. For the functioning of these buttons use is made of social media cookies of the relevant social media parties (such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), so that they recognize you at the moment that you want to share content. These cookies therefore make it possible that the logged-in users of selected social media may share content of Shop.co.uk direct. For the cookies that the social media parties place and the possible data that they collect thereby we refer to the statements that these parties make on the subject on their own websites; please note that these statements may change regularly. Webshop B.V. has no influence on them.
Our purpose is to provide visitors of Shop.co.uk with information that is as relevant as possible to him or her. On the basis of your visit to Shop.co.uk we try to obtain an image of your presumable interests. On the basis of these interests we then adjust the content of Shop.co.uk for different groups of customers. Third parties who place cookies via Shop.co.uk may also try to find your interests in this manner. The cookies are used to:
As a result of the manner in which Internet and websites work it may happen that we do not always have insight into the cookies that are placed by third parties via Shop.co.uk. That means that the list of cookies that we use is not always up-to-date or that cookies are placed for other purposes than described above. This is also true if the pages of Shop.co.uk contain so-called embedded elements. These are texts, documents, images or movies that are stored with another party but that are shown on, in or via our website.
If you do not want Shop.co.uk to place or read cookies on your computer, you can adjust your browser settings so that:
You receive a warning before cookies are placed, or
All cookies or only the cookies of third parties are refused. You may also use your browser to remove your cookies that have already been placed. Please note that you must adjust the settings separately for every browser and computer that you use.
Please be aware that if you do not want cookies, we cannot guarantee anymore that Shop.co.uk will work perfectly. It may be true that some functions of the site are lost or even that you will not be able to see Shop.co.uk at all. The method of adjusting your settings differs per browser. Consult the help function of your browser if necessary.
We shall have to modify these statements now and then, for instance because the site of Shop.co.uk or the legislation or regulations surrounding cookies change. We are allowed to change the contents of the statements and the cookies that are included in the lists at any time and without prior notice. We therefore advise you to consult this page regularly for the latest version. Should you have any further questions and/or remarks please contact:
Chamber of Commerce: 66829704
P.O. Box 22123 1302CC Almere
+31 88 85 85 580