This website is operated by Pinckneys Gin Ltd (registered in the UK) with registered Co number 10975718.
Pinckneys Gin Ltd is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers.
We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998). We collect information about you to process your order and to provide you with the best possible service.
We only send promotional email or mail to you with your prior consent and do not pass any of your information to third parties without first gaining your explicit consent.
Details we require
We need to collect the following information from you in order to process your order and notify you of the status of your order.
Credit or Debit card details
We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent, however additional information you may provide us with may be used to personalise your visits to our web site.
You can check the information that we hold about you by contacting us.
If we have any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.
Security of personal information
When you enter credit card information on the Pinckneys Gin Ltd web site we use secure servers to ensure that all details are encrypted at your browser before they are sent to us. However, we do not have control over the privacy of any communications while in transit to us. As such we ask that you do not include confidential, proprietary or sensitive information in such communications.
We store credit card details in an encrypted way within a secure database. The servers are physically secured in a dedicated data centre.
The Data Protection Act 1998 requires us to be open about our holding and use of personal data. It also entitles individuals to find out from us what personal data is held about them on computer, to have that information corrected or erased if it is inaccurate, and to claim compensation if they can prove they have suffered damage from an inaccuracy or breach of security.
Pinckneys Gin Ltd is committed to upholding the eight Data Protection Principles of good information handling practice.
All references to “you &/or your” means you and “we, us, our or company” within this policy means Pinckneys Gin Ltd.
All references to ‘service providers’ means subcontractors (including any affiliated partners) retained by us for the specific purpose of performing functions on our behalf or to provide services to us. Such services include but are not limited to, warehousing and delivery; marketing and advertising; credit card and data processing; age verification; software development; website hosting and management; information technology and office services; legal, accounting, audit and other professional service providers; and other services related to our business.
Our aim is to protect you and your personal privacy and provide this Privacy Statement in order to help you understand what we may do with any personal information you provide. Provision of personal information will be acknowledged as your acceptance of this Privacy Statement and agreement to our collecting and use / disclose of your personal information only as described in this Privacy Statement.
If you do not agree to this statement, please do not provide your personal details to us. This Privacy Statement forms part of the Terms and Conditions which govern your use of the site.
We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Statement from time to time without notice and at our sole discretion. As such, it is your responsibility to review the Privacy Statement at regular intervals.
Legal purchase age
We do not intentionally collect personal information from individuals under the legal drinking age nor do we intentionally market alcoholic beverages to anyone under the legal purchase age. If you are not of legal age to purchase alcohol either in your country of residence or in the country from which you are accessing the site you must not provide us with your personal information.
What is personal information?
Personal information is information about an identifiable individual, as defined by applicable law.
Collecting personal information
We only collect and hold personal information provided by you. However, there are instances where we may require that you opt to select whether or not you would like to receive information from us or from trusted third parties e.g. to opt-in or opt-out of receiving special promotional offers.
There are some instances where you will not have the option to opt-out, for example when we are satisfying obligations within a contract, administering a transaction requested by you, or as required by law.
You may also elect to provide us with personal information if, for example, you:
contact us with an enquiry;
register on the site (where applicable);
register on the site (where applicable);
fill out a survey or other form with your personal information included;
request us to provide you with information;
enter a competition;
take advantage of a promotion.
In providing personal information you consent to the transfer of such personal information to, and the collection and processing of such information in, other countries or territories. Any such transfer and processing by us will be in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
In addition, when placing an order the cookies will capture your first and last names, your email address and your customer ID. This information is needed in order to make your visit simple and more efficient. Pinckneys Gin Ltd will never pass any personal information on to any third party apart from aforementioned ‘service providers’.
Use of personal information
We may use personal information you provide in a number of different ways to provide specific services requested by you as well as to provide additional services that may be considered of interest to you.
Marketing Communications help us communicate with you about our products and services.
Marketing analysis helps us assess trends or to measure traffic to our websites.
Transactional communications aid us to improve the quality of service in dealing with your queries and requests, updating your account(s) information and to manage transaction specific tasks such as credit card payments for goods or services that you order from us (or our associated companies) or fulfilment of such transactions (e.g. delivery).
Disclosure of personal information
We value your privacy and hereby assure you that we will only share your personal information with ‘service providers’ that provide adequate protection for such information. From time to time we may disclose personal information to:
third parties to whom you have provided your consent or who, in our reasonable judgment, are providing or seeking the information as authorised or appointed legal agent acting on your behalf;
carefully selected and vetted third parties (including our affiliates) to send you marketing and promotional information that may be of interest to you.
a person or entity (including our affiliates) in the event of a sale, merger, consolidation, change in control, transfer of substantial assets, financing, reorganisation or liquidation, whereby we transfer, sell, or assign to such third party information concerning your relationship with us
law enforcement, governmental or regulatory agencies, or other third party in order to comply with law or where we believe such action is necessary in order to comply with law or detect, protect or defend us and/or other third parties against error, negligence, breach of contract, theft, fraud and other illegal or harmful activity, to comply with our corporate policies, procedures, legal and contractual obligations.
In such circumstances, such ‘service providers’ and third parties have agreed not to collect, use or disclose personal information for any purpose other than to perform such functions on our behalf or to provide services to us or as otherwise required by law and will be bound by confidentiality obligations and restrictions on use of personal information.
If you have given permission to receive communications about Pinckneys Gin Ltd products through opting to receive news by email, you may from time to time receive communications about brands to which you have not opted-in specifically. We will only communicate with you about those brands that we think may be of particular interest to you and all such communications will provide you with the opportunity to opt-out from receiving such communications. If you have any privacy-related questions, concerns or complaints, please contact us.
The site may contain links or references to other websites outside of our control. Please be aware that we have no control over these websites and our Privacy Statement does not apply to these sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements and terms and conditions of linked or referenced websites you enter.