Privacy Policy

 

Abrams & Chronicle Books (A&CB) is committed to protecting your personal information and respecting data protection laws. This privacy policy is designed to give you useful information about how we do this and applies to your use of our website and services.

Please read the following carefully because by visiting abramsandchronicle.co.uk you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Abrams & Chronicle Books Ltd of 161-165 Farringdon Road, London, EC1R 3AL, referred to in this policy as ‘we’.

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following data about you:

You may give us information about you by filling in forms on our site or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise and we will only use that information as we specifically state when you prove it, or as set out in this policy. The key examples of information we may collect and how we use it are:

  • Newsletters: We have several newsletters that keep readers, bloggers and industry trade figures up-to-date with information on our products, offers and events. If you would like to subscribe to one of our newsletters, the only essential piece of data we require is your email address, so that we can send it to you. For some newsletters, you will have the option to provide other information such as your name, company, interests and location so that we can personalise your newsletters. We use Mailchimp as the provider for our newsletters, where our subscriber list is protected by encrypted passwords. For more details on Mailchimp’s privacy policy, check here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/
  • Prize Promotions: we regularly run competitions and prize draws on social media platforms and, in addition to your answer or entry, we will require you to send us certain information, such as your name and email address or mailing address, in order to dispatch your prize. We will only use this information to fulfil the terms of the competition. If we have partnered with another company for the competition who also have a prize commitment to fulfil, we will inform you ahead of sharing any of your details with them and you will have to give your consent. We will delete any personal information you give us after the competition or promotion has been fulfilled successfully.
  • Email and other contact details: You may wish to contact us from time to time by sending us letters or emails. We will only use this information to respond to your query or suggestion.

We will only keep records of your personal information for as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes for which we have collected it. We will keep a record of your consent or withdrawal of consent for future reference. You can withdraw your consent at any time, but contacting us or clicking ‘unsubscribe’ at the bottom of our newsletters.

COOKIES

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. They cannot harm your computer and do not contain any information that enable us to identify you personally, they just enable our websites to recognise your computer and to identify certain other non-personal information such as which browser you are using. This information can be used to improve the website or to analyse how often people visit the site and what they look at. We will not associate this data with any personally identifying information that you may choose to provide us with in other ways.

We may track the above information through third party website analytics providers (eg. Google Analytics) These tools do not collect information that identifies a visitor.

There may be occasions where we use cookies to customise content and advertising and analyse traffic to the site through other trusted social media, advertising and analytics partners (eg. Facebook Pixel). A Facebook Pixel allows us to follow the actions of users after they are redirected to a provider’s website by clicking on a Facebook advertisement for market research purposes and to measure return on investment. You can see Facebook’s privacy policy here: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/ and revoke your consent here: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads.

Our website also makes use of plugins including Twitter, Issuu, Facebook and Instagram, enabling you to view and follow our catalogues, social feeds or share select pages and products via the platform of choice.

By your using this website, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy and agree to us sending you cookies.

COOKIE SETTINGS

If you want to restrict, block or disable cookies, you can do so by changing your browser settings. If you would like more specific information about how to change your browser settings, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org, which has detailed information for each browser as well as more information about cookies in general. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. To opt-out of Google’s use of cookies visit Google’s Ads Settings: https://www.google.com/settings/ads.

THIRD PARTY SITES

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

YOUR RIGHTS

You have the right to request access to and rectification or erasure of personal information, the right to restrict processing of your personal information and the right to object to processing of your personal information. You have the right to object to your personal information being processed on the grounds of our legitimate interests. You have the right to object to us sending you direct marketing and profiling you for the purposes of direct marketing. You can contact us by email at the bottom of this policy. You have the right to lodge a complaint regarding our processing of your personal information with a data protection supervisory authority in a country where you live, work or where you believe a breach may have occurred.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where deemed appropriate, notified to you by email.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to

info@abramsandchroniclebooks.co.uk

Office Manager
Abrams & Chronicle Books
3rd Floor, 161-165 Farringdon Road
London, EC1R 3AL