The website is served via encryption. This means that all data transferred between you and our computer (the server) is encrypted (turned into unidentifiable code) by a method known as SSL (secure sockets layer). You can tell if a server is secure, as one or more of the following will happen.
The address in the address bar of your browser will turn off from http:// to https://
You will see a closed padlock icon in the bottom frame of your browser
Your computer will pop-up a dialogue box, telling you that you are browsing pages over a secure connection
Data Protection and Privacy
The Information we collect
Information is collected from you when you either place an order with us or register for our email newsletter.
If you place an order the following information is collected
Details of Purchase
If you register for our email newsletter the following information is collected
First Name (optional)
Last Name (optional)
Why we collect it
We collect information about you so that we can personalise your use of the site, assist your use of the site and improve the site generally. If you consent to be on our email newsletter list we may send information about related products and services from us. You may update the answers to your questions at any time.
Who we disclose it to
Please note that we never distribute your details for use by marketing companies or any other third parties.
We also make use of the Google Analytics service. This allows us to review information such as the number of visitors to our website, what search terms they used to find our site, which pages are visited most frequently and which country our visitors are based in.
The information collected by cookies on the this web site cannot be used to identify you. We do not sell any of the information collected to third parties.
Parts of www.coloursshops.com and our billing process are automatic and we may process your personal data as part of the billing process.
Accessing and updating your personal information
We will always let you have a copy of personal information we have about you, should you request it, and you may correct it if you wish. Instructions about how to do this are available from firstname.lastname@example.org .