/ PRIVACY & COOKIES
Your privacy is important to us. It is Wood Gift 's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, http://www.woodengift.co.uk, and other sites we own and operate.
We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.
We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.
Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.
You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.
Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.
This policy is effective as of 5 November 2020.
What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device when you visit certain websites. Cookies are essential for the site to work correctly to enable the website to track of your progress through the website and remember relevant actions such as items you add to your shopping basket and any selections/preferences you change during your visit thus making your visits easier. They allow the website to remember this information for the next time you visit.
Cookies are not programs and therefore cannot contain viruses or other malicious software. They do not allow the website to interact in any other way with your devices settings or files.
To place an order on our website you need to have cookies enabled. If you don't want to allow cookies, please see the Managing Cookies section for assistance on how to turn them off.
Without cookies enabled on your computer, tablet or mobile phone, you will not be able to make full use of the online shopping and personalised features on our website. Our cookies don't store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details – they simply associate you with this information for the duration of your session.
Cookies that Wooden Gift Use
Our Site Cookies:
This cookie is for tracking your visit page to page and allows us to remember item you place in your shopping basket. With cookies disables, this would mean you would not be able to place an order as you would not be able to progress through the shopping process as the relevant information would not be retained.
This cookie allows us to track whether you are logged in or not, and if you are logged in, who you are logged in as. Also if you are logged in, your shopping basket items are retained against your user profile in the secure database. This means, if you haven’t purchased on that visit, on you next visit and login to the website, your shopping basket contents are restored. No sensitive data stored via this cookie – we simply store just enough information to identify you in our database. This information is fully encrypted and secure. All cookies used are 'first party' cookies. This means that any cookie set by our website can only be used by our website. No other website is able to read or access information from any cookie set by our website. We do not use 'third party' cookies which would permit this, which is sometimes used by other website.
Google Analytics Cookies:
These cookies are used by many websites to record information about users that visit their website. They are primarily used to enable us to examine activity and success of our website. It also allows us use this information to improve our users’ experience and to differentiate between first time visitors and repeat visitors to our website.
If all cookies are disabled on your device it will mean that your shopping experience on our website will be severely limited. You will be able to browse our website but you will be unable to add products to the shopping basket and you will not be able to make a purchase.
Please remember that if you delete, block or restrict cookies used by Wooden Gift you may not be able to experience the full benefits of online shopping with us.