Privacy Policy

This privacy policy will explain how MerakiScents uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website.

Topics:

  • What data do we collect?
  • How do we collect your data?
  • How will we use your data?
  • How do we store your data?
  • Marketing
  • What are your data protection rights?
  • What are cookies?
  • How do we use cookies?
  • What types of cookies do we use?
  • How to manage your cookies
  • Privacy policies of other websites
  • Changes to our privacy policy
  • How to contact us
  • How to contact the appropriate authorities

What data do we collect?

MerakiScents collects the following data:

  • Personal identification information (Name, email address, phone number, Home Address etc.)

How do we collect your data?

You directly provide MerakiScents with most of the data we collect. We collect data and process data when you:

  • Register online or place an order for any of our products or services.
  • Voluntarily complete a product review via email.
  • Use or view our website via your browser’s cookies.

How will we use your data?

MerakiScents collects your data so that we can:

  • Process your order and manage your account.
  • Email you with special offers on other products and services we think you might like.

If you agree, MerakiScents will share your data with our partner companies so that they may offer you their products and services.

  • Stripe (Credit and Debit Card Payment service)

When MerakiScents processes your order, it may send your data to, and also use the resulting information from, credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases.

How do we store your data?

MerakiScents securely stores your data in a database which is secured by the hosting company.

MerakiScents will keep your personal details, used to register an account.

Marketing

MerakiScents would like to send you information about products, special offers and services of ours that we think you might like.

If you have agreed to receive marketing, you may always opt out at a later date.

You have the right at any time to stop MerakiScents from contacting you for marketing purposes.

If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please click here.

What are your data protection rights?

MerakiScents would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request MerakiScents 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 MerakiScents correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request MerakiScents to complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that MerakiScents erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that MerakiScents restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to MerakiScents’ processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

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: admin@merakiscents.co.uk

Call us at: 01706 347738

Or write to us:

Meraki Scents
The Strand
Rochdale
OL11 2JG

Cookies

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our website, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology

For further information, visit allaboutcookies.org.

How do we use cookies?

MerakiScents uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

  • Keeping you signed in
  • Understanding how you use our website

What types of cookies do we use?

There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses:

  • Functionality – MerakiScents uses these cookies so that we recognise you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences.
  • Advertising – MerakiScents uses these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address.

How to manage cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Privacy policies of other websites

The MerakiScents website contains 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

MerakiScents keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 1st November 2019.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about MerakiScents’ 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: admin@merakiscents.co.uk

Call us: 01706 347738

Or write to us at:

Meraki Scents
The Strand
Rochdale
OL11 2JG

How to contact the appropriate authority

Should you wish to report a complaint or if you feel that MerakiScents has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the administrators at admin@merakiscents.co.uk.