PRINTHOUSE may amend this policy from time to time. Every time you wish to order from our site, you should check this policy. You are not able to proceed with an order on our Site unless you confirm that you agree with this policy. This policy was most recently updated in August 2015.
1. Collection, processing and use of personal information
You can visit our site without providing personal information. We will only store non-personal access information, such as the name of your Internet service provider, the page from which you are visiting, or the name of the requested file. This information is only analysed for the purpose of improving our offering and cannot be traced back to you.
Personal information is only collected if you voluntarily provide this information as part of your order, when opening a new account or registering for our newsletter. We will use the information you supply without separate consent only to complete and process your order. When you register for the newsletter, with your consent your name and e-mail address will be used for our own advertising purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter, which can be done at any time.
We reserve the right to store Customer print data electronically for one year.
2. Forwarding personal information
Your information will be passed on to the shipping/courier company commissioned with the delivery of your product, to the extent required for the shipment of the products; also, your payment information will be forwarded to the bank commissioned with the payment with respect to payment settlement. Information will not be forwarded to any other third parties. The processing of partner offers which are found on our web pages will be done directly by these partners.
We are currently not using any sign in cookies on our site as we are not accepting any e-commerce ordering in our site.
4. Use of website statistic services
a. Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer, and which allow your use of the website to be analysed. Information created by the cookie regarding your use of the website (including parts of your IP address) is forwarded to and stored on a Google server in the US. Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, to prepare reports regarding website activities for website operators and to provide additional services related to website and Internet use. Where applicable, Google will also forward this information to third parties, insofar as this is statutorily prescribed or the third parties are processing this data at Google’s request. Respecting the Data Protection, we apply a procedure which excludes the website visitor’s identification. You can prevent the installation of cookies by changing the settings in your browser software; however, we advise that if you do so you may not be able to fully utilise all functions of this website. By using this website you agree to Google processing the data collected from you as described above for the aforementioned purposes.
5. Use of Facebook Social Plugins
This Internet page uses what are referred to as Social Plugins (“Plugins”) of the social network Facebook, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The Plugins are identified by a Facebook logo or the addition “Social Plug-in from Facebook” or “Facebook Social Plugin”. An overview of the Facebook Plugins and what they look like can be found at: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins When you call up a page of our website which contains a plugin such as this, your browser will create a direct link with the Facebook servers. The contents of the plugin will be passed from Facebook directly to your browser, and incorporated by this into the web page. As a result of incorporation of the plugin, Facebook is informed that your browser has called up the relevant page from our website, even if you do not have a Facebook account, or do not happen to be logged on to Facebook at the time. This information (including your IP address) will be passed from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA and saved and stored there. If you are logged on to Facebook, Facebook can allocate the visit to our web page directly to your Facebook account. When you interact with the plugins, for example by activating the “I like” button or providing a comment, the corresponding information will likewise be passed directly to a Facebook server and saved and stored there. The information will also be published on Facebook and displayed to your Facebook friends. Facebook can use this information for the purposes of advertising, market research, and requirement-oriented design of Facebook pages. For this purpose, Facebook produces utilization, interest, and reference profiles, in order, for example, to assess your use of our website with regard to the publicity displays which are blended in when you are on Facebook, to inform other Facebook users of your activities on our website, and to provide further services associated with the use of Facebook. If you do not want Facebook to assign the data gathered via our website to your Facebook account, you will have to log off Facebook before visiting our site. To find out about the purpose and scope of the data acquisition and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as about your rights and customisation options in this respect, in order to protect your privacy, please refer to the Facebook data protection instructions: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php
6. Data Security
We secure our website and other systems against loss, destruction, access, modification or distribution by unauthorised persons through technical and organisational measures. A customer account may only be accessed by entering the personal password of the customer. You should always keep your access information confidential, and close the browser window once communication with us has ended, especially if you are using a shared computer. On some pages we will set up a “web bug” on your computer. This allows us to recognise your computer if it is used to access the site, or use it to find out how advertising activities are received by users. This information is anonymous and not linked to personal information on the computer of the user, or with a database. In order to deactivate web bugs on our pages, you can use tools such as webwasher or bugnosys.
In the absence of your express consent, we will not use web bugs to undertake the following activities unnoticed:
7. Changes to your details
We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, please contact us. you also have the right to receive information free of charge about the data stored about your person, as well as a right to correction, blocking and deletion of this information if necessary.
8. Withdrawal of consent
You have provided the following consent, possibly as part of the ordering process. We would like to advise that you may withdraw your consent at any time, with immediate effect.
9.1. Customer may pay for Products at the time of placing the order via walk-in or iBanking/Bank transfer.. Customers should note that where payment is made by bank transfer after placing an order, PRINTHOUSE shall not start production of the Products until payment has been received in full. A proof of payment is also needed in this transaction.
9.2. No other payment methods or terms shall apply unless expressly agreed with PRINTHOUSE In writing.
9.3. PRINTHOUSE shall issue a separate invoice for each Product ordered by Customer.
9.4. If Customer does not make any payment due to PRINTHOUSE by the due date for payment, PRINTHOUSE may revoke the order without notifying customer.
9.5. In the event that Customer makes a payment in error, it is the responsibility of Customer to notify PRINTHOUSE and request PRINTHOUSE to reimburse such sum. Subject to confirmation by PRINTHOUSE that it has received such overpayment, PRINTHOUSE shall reimburse the sum to Customer. Where the repayment of any such sum by PRINTHOUSE is subject to an additional charge, PRINTHOUSE shall be entitled to deduct the amount of any charge from the sum to be reimbursed.
10. Opening a customer account
Inventory data (name, address, e-mail, telephone number) will be stored in a customer database when a new customer account is opened.
11. Consent for e-mail advertising
You may consent to receiving interesting offers by regular e-mail. Your e-mail address will not be forwarded to other companies. If you decide to discontinue receiving these services in the future, you can withdraw your consent at any time. To do this, please click “Unsubscribe” at the end of the newsletter, or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Unsubscribe from newsletter” in the subject line.
As at: June 2015