Allinson Flour is a trading name of The Silver Spoon Company, a trading division of British Sugar plc. For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 (“the Act”), British Sugar plc is the data controller of personal data collected through the Allinson Flour website.
Collection of your Personal Information
The Silver Spoon Company collects personally identifiable information that you supply, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address, telephone number, post code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
We also collect information about your computer hardware and software. This is collected automatically and can include: your IP address, browser type, device type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by The Silver Spoon Company for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Allinson Flour website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or sensitive data through Allinson Flour public message boards or social channels, this information may be collected and used by others.
Storing Your Data
Use of your Personal Information
The Company collects and uses your personal information to operate the Allinson Flour website and deliver the services you have requested. With your consent, The Silver Spoon Company may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
The Silver Spoon Company does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. In addition, The Silver Spoon Company may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All our service providers are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Allinson Flour, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
The Silver Spoon Company will only disclose personal information to third parties:
- In the event that we buy or sell any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of business;
- If The Silver Spoon Company or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets;
- So that we can obtain professional advice where necessary in relation to our legal rights and obligations
Security of your Personal Information
The Silver Spoon Company secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The Silver Spoon Company secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption.
Access to Information
Contacting Us about Privacy
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with the Site, please Contact Us ( click here).
| What are cookies? |
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by websites and occasionally by emails. They provide useful information to companies like The Silver Spoon Company, which helps in all sorts of ways. For you, it means you can use the site ( www.allinsonflour.co.uk) (the “Site”) more efficiently and save time by not having to re-enter your details each time you visit. They also make sure you receive the most relevant information from Allinson Flour and our partners.
Referrers, IP Addresses and Environment Variables
A "referrer" is the information passed along by a web browser that references the Web URL you linked from, and it is automatically gathered by our Web server. This information is used by The Silver Spoon Company to identify broad demographic trends that may be used to provide information tailored to your interests.
IP addresses are automatically gathered by our web server. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer so that data (such as the web pages you request) can be sent to you. You will not be personally identified from this information.
Environment variables we gather include time, type of web browser being used, the operating system/platform, and CPU speed. This information is used only for broad demographic information. This information is used by us in identifying broad demographic trends and may be used to provide information tailored to your interests. How to block cookies
You can block any cookies from any website through your browser settings, which can be adjusted to refuse the settings of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of the Site. For more information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
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