We want to give you the best possible customer experience. One way to achieve that is to get a clear picture of who you are by combining the data we may have about you.
We then use this to offer you products and services that are most likely to interest you.
The data privacy law allows this as our legitimate interest in understanding our customers and providing the high levels of service.
Of course, if you wish to change use your data, details in the ‘What are your rights?’ section.
Remember, if you choose not to share your personal data with us, or refuse certain contact permissions, we might not be able to provide some services you’ve asked for.
Here’s how we’ll use your personal data and why:
To process any orders that you place. If we don’t collect your personal data during this process, we won’t be able to process your order and comply with our legal obligations.
For example, your details may need to be passed to a third party to supply or deliver the product or service that you ordered, and we may keep your details for a reasonable period afterwards in-order to fulfil any contractual obligations such as warranties.
To respond to your queries or complaints. Handling the information, you sent enables us to respond. We may also keep a record of these to inform any future communication with us and to demonstrate how we communicated with you throughout. We do this based on our contractual obligations to you, our legal obligations and our legitimate interests in providing you with the best service and understanding how we can improve our service based on your experience.
To protect our business and your account from fraud and other illegal activities. This includes using your personal data to maintain, update and safeguard your account. We’ll also monitor your browsing activity with us to quickly identify and resolve any problems and protect the integrity of our websites. We’ll do all of this as part of our legitimate interest.
For example, we do use automated monitoring of IP addresses to identify site visitors to improve our service and promotional activity.
To protect our customers, premises, assets and Partners from crime, we operate CCTV systems on our site and car parks which record images for security. We do this on the basis of our legitimate business interests.
To process payments and to prevent fraudulent transactions. We do this based on our legitimate business interests. This also helps to protect our customers from fraud.
If we discover any criminal activity or alleged criminal activity through our use of CCTV, fraud monitoring and suspicious transaction monitoring, we will process this data for the purposes of preventing or detecting unlawful acts. We aim is to protect the individuals we interact with from criminal activities.
With your consent, we will use your personal data, preferences and details of your transactions to keep you informed by email, web, text, telephone and through our customer services about relevant products and services.
Of course, you are free to opt out of hearing from us by any of these channels at any time.
To send you relevant, personalised communications by post in relation to updates, services and products. We’ll do this based on our legitimate business interest.
You are free to opt out of hearing from us by post at any time.
To send you communications required by law or which are necessary to inform you about our changes to the services we provide you. For example, Product recall notices, and legally required information relating to your orders. These service messages will not include any promotional content and do not require prior consent when sent by email or text message. If we do not use your personal data for these purposes, we would be unable to comply with our legal obligations.
To display the most interesting content to you on our websites, we’ll use data we hold about your favourite brands or products and so on. We do so on the basis for our website to place cookies or similar technology on your device.
To develop, test and improve the systems, services and products we provide to you. We’ll do this based on our legitimate business interests.
For example, we’ll record your browser’s Session ID to help us understand more when you leave us online feedback about any problems you’re having
To comply with our contractual or legal obligations to share data with law enforcement.
For example, when a court order is submitted to share data with law enforcement agencies or a court of law.
To send you survey and feedback requests to help improve our services. These messages will not include any promotional content and do not require prior consent when sent by email or text message. We have a legitimate interest to do so as this helps make our products or services more relevant to you.
Of course, you are free to opt out of receiving these requests from us at any time by updating your preferences in your online account.
To build a picture of who you are and what you may need, and to inform our business decisions, we’ll combine data captured from across Glazpart Limited, third parties and data from publicly-available data as we have described in the section ‘What Sort of Personal Data do we collect?’ We’ll do this based on our legitimate business interest.
For example, by combining this data, this will help us personalise your experience and decide which inspiration or content to share with you. We also use anonymised data from customer third parties to identify trends in different areas of the country. This may then guide which products we carry out in our marketing.
To process your orders, we’ll need to share your details with a third party who is providing a service (such as delivery couriers or a sales manager visiting your factory). We do so to maintain our appointment with you. Without sharing your personal data, we’d be unable to fulfil your request.