PRIVACY POLICY

Keeping your privacy protected is as important to us as it is to you. We will only ever ask for your personal information when it is required to fulfill an order, to complete our service to you. 


 

What data do we collect and how do we collect it?

The Botanist and The Bee collect personal identifiable information you supply when placing an order, subscribing to our newsletter, and/or completing voluntary feedback or questionnaires. This personal information includes your name, mailing address, email address, and telephone number. We use this information in order to complete our service to you. 


 

How will we use your data?

The Botanist and The Bee collect your data for the following reasons:

 

Fulfill your requests and manage your order. This includes passing data to Our Providers (WIX) in order to complete our service.

Email newsletters

Email special offers.

Improve our data and service by collecting data through WIX Analytics, which is processed anonymously.

 

How do we store your data?

The Botanist and The Bee securely stores your data with WIX the provider of our website hosting, e-commerce platform and content management. WIX are compliant with the general data protection regulations (GDPR). We only retain data for as long as is necessary in order for us to complete our service. 

 

Our Providers

We use WIX for almost all of our online interaction, this includes the following:

  • To host our e-commerce platform, content management and website hosting.

  • Collect and store your data securely. 

  • To manage our content and customer interaction such as email subscriptions you may sign up for and post-            purchase follow-ups.

  • Our deliveries are fulfilled in-house and therefore only pertinent information such as your name, mailing address, telephone number & email address are used in order to fulfill your order.
     

Whilst shopping in store we use iZettle to perform payment transactions. 
 

What are your data protection rights?

The Botanist and The Bee would like to make you fully aware of your data protection rights. Every user has the right to the following:

 

  • The right to access: You have the right to request The Botanist and The Bee for copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

  • The right to rectification – You have the right to request that The Botanist and The Bee correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request The Botanist and The Bee to complete the information you believe is incomplete.

  • You have the right to object to The Botanist and The Bee processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

  • The right to data portability – You have the right to request that The Botanist and The Bee transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

  • The right to object – You have the right to object to certain types of processing such as direct marketing.

  • Right to judicial review- In the event that The Botanist and The Bee refuses your request under rights of access, we will provide you with a reason as to why. You have the right to complain as outlined below.

  • All of the above requests will be forwarded on should there be a third party involved in the processing of your personal data.

 

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email: thebotanistandthebee@gmail.com

 

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Privacy policies of other websites

The Botanist and The Bee may contain links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy. 


 

Changes to our privacy policy

The Botanist and The Bee keep the privacy policy under regular review and will update any changes to this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 9th May 2020.



How to contact us

If you have any questions about The Botanist and The Bee's privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us. Email us at: thebotanistandthebee@gmail.com

 

Complaints

In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data is being processed by The Botanist and The Bee or third parties acting on our behalf, or how your complaint has been handled, you have the right to lodge a complaint directly with The Botanist and The Bee Data Protection Officer.