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MEPS International Ltd

Cookies and Privacy Policy

MEPS International Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of any information that you provide us with. The purpose of this statement is to set out how we use any personal information that we may obtain from you.

We are registered under the Data Protection Act and comply with the Act in all our dealings with your personal data.

Collection of personal information

We may collect and process the following information:

Information you provide when completing and submitting forms on this website.

If you contact us via email, or telephone we may keep a record of that correspondence / call.

Information provided at the time of registering as a customer on this site / subscribing to our services.

From time to time we may ask for your opinion on our products and services.

Details of visits to our site, including but not limited to, where available your IP address, browser type, location and pages / resources that you access.

Cookies

We collect information directly from you in a number of ways. One way is through our use of “cookies”. Most websites use cookies in order to make them work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website. They help us to understand how our customers and potential customers use our website so we can develop and improve the design, layout, content and function of the site. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer’s hard drive by websites that you visit. They save and retrieve pieces of information about your visit to the website - for example, how you entered the site, how you navigated through the site and what information and documentation was of interest to you. This means that when you go back to a website, it can give you tailored options based on the information it has stored about you on your last visit.

Some of our cookies are used to simply collect information about how visitors use our website and these types of cookie collect the information in an anonymous form.

Where there is a login process relating to buying products or services from us, we also use cookies to store personal registration information so that you do not have to provide it to us again on subsequent visits.

The rules about cookies on websites have changed. If you are uncomfortable with the use of cookies, you can disable cookies on your computer by changing the settings in the preferences or options menu in your browser. You can set your browser to reject or block cookies or to tell you when a website tries to put a cookie on your computer. You can also delete any cookies that are already stored on your computer’s hard drive. However, please be aware that if you do delete and block all cookies from our website, parts of the site will not then work. Likewise, you may not be able to use some products and services on other websites without cookies.

To find out more about cookies, including seeing what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

If you do not wish to accept cookies from our website, please leave immediately and then delete and block all cookies. Alternatively, you may opt out of receiving information from us by e-mail, telephone, fax or post. Our phone number is 00 44 (0) 114 2750 570, or you can e-mail us on enq@meps.co.uk.

General

You have the right to see personal data (as defined under the Data Protection Act) that we keep about you upon receipt of a written request. A small fee may be applied. Any request should be sent to:

Mrs Jayne Craven, MEPS International Ltd, 263 Glossop Road, Sheffield, United Kingdom, S10 2GZ

How do we use your information?

To setup and manage your subscription / fulfil our contractual obligations arising out of orders placed or contracts entered into between you and MEPS.

To provide information on the products that you requested from us, or of products that we feel would be of interest to you.

For legal compliance, regulations, or other legal obligations.

Providing you with information about products and services offered by MEPS.

We may use your data to notify you of any changes to our products and services.

We may use your data to provide you with MEPS news alerts, via email.

For legitimate interests.

To develop, provide, enhance and improve our services to your experience.

Identifying potential customers or subscribers.

Carrying out customer and marketing research.

You may unsubscribe from MEPS mailing lists at any point simply click on the unsubscribe button, email MEPS at enq@meps.co.uk, or contact our Customer Service Team on 00 44 (0) 114 2750 570

MEPS will not share your personal data with any third party.

We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. All your personal data will be held on a secure server located in the UK.

Security

We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any data that you disclose online and we will not be responsible for any breach of security unless this is due to our negligence or wilful default.

Changes to our privacy policy

We may from time to time make changes to our privacy policy. Future changes will be posted on this page. Existing customers will also be notified by e-mail.