Privacy Policy Statement

Thunder Egg (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates https://www.thunderegg.co.uk (the “site”).  This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information we receive from users of the site.  Our Privacy Policy statement is give below. If we make any changes to this policy, we will notify you by updating this statement on our website. (Last updated: May 2018).

What information do we collect?

When a purchase is made on our site we ask for your name, email address, telephone number, billing address, delivery address, and payment method details.  We will also ask for your email address if you would like to sign up for our email newsletter.

What will the data be used for?

Your data will enable us to process and fulfil your order and to notify you about any updates related to your order.  If you have signed up to our mailing list we will use your email address to send you information about products, services, and details of promotions at Thunder Egg.  If you do not want to be contacted for promotional purposes we offer a range of ways in which you can inform us about your preferences:

  • All email newsletters will contain information on how you can unsubscribe, usually found in the footer of the email
  • You can send an email to thunderegg@btconnect.com to ask us to remove your information
  • Call us on 0161 235 0606
  • Write to us at: Thunder Egg, 22 Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JN

Thunder Egg complies with the standards, procedures, and requirements set out in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to ensure that the personal information you provide us is processed fairly and lawfully.

What information do we share with others?

Thunder Egg will not share or sell any of your personal data to third parties for marketing purposes.  If you have opted to sign up for the Thunder Egg newsletter, your email address will be stored by MailChimp, whose privacy policy can be found here.  Email addresses on the distribution list for the Thunder Egg newsletter are stored on a secure MailChimp server.  MailChimp do not, under any circumstances, sell any information from these distribution lists.

Social media platforms and widgets

Our site includes social media features, such as the “Share on Facebook” button. These features may collect information such as your IP address and which page you are visiting on our site, and they may set a cookie to ensure the feature functions properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Website.

Thunder Egg maintains presences on various social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Any information that you submit to us via one of these platforms is done so at your own risk without any expectation of privacy. We cannot control the actions of other users of these platforms or the actions of the platforms themselves. Your interactions with these platforms are governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide them, and individual policy details can be found within the terms and conditions of each platform.

Cookies

A cookie is a small data file that is stored by your web browser on your computer.  Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. Unless you’ve adjusted your browser settings to refuse cookies, cookies will be sent when you access our website.

We use cookies to keep track of your current shopping session and to enable you to checkout, if you have cookies disabled in your browser you may not be able to use this website effectively.  Refer to the help content of your browser for more information on selecting or deselecting cookies.  Cookies do not harm your computer or device.

We don’t use cookies to collect or record information such as your name, address or payment details.

We use Cookies for essential technical reasons, such as to keep track of your session and enable you to pay for your products at checkout.  Cookies distinguish you from other website users by remembering where you are in the order process, and saving your shopping basket.  We may also use Cookies to collect statistical and analytical information about how visitors use our website, these cookies may also be provided by third party analytic tools, but will only be used for purposes related to our site.

Our website uses cookies for technical functionality. If all cookies are disabled on your computer or device, you may still be able to browse our pages, but you may not be able to add products to your shopping bag or checkout. 

If you require any further information about our Privacy Policy, please do not hesitate to contact us at: thunderegg@btconnect.com.