For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act) and from the 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (the GDPR), the data controller is PowerTEC Limited (company no. 976609273), having its registered office at Unit 6, Davyfield Road, Roman Road Industrial Estate, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2LU United Kingdom (“Company/we/us”).
Date of last update: Jan 2019
We may automatically collect non-personal information about you such as the type of internet browsers you use or the site from which you linked to our Site. You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on our Site. We may from time to time supply the owners or operators of third party sites from which it is possible to link to our Site with information relating to the number of users linking to our Site from their sites. You cannot be identified from this information.
The session cookies on our Site will:
• remember what is in your shopping basket
• remember how far you are through an order
• remember your login details
• make sure the website looks consistent
• allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook and Twitter
The persistent cookies for our Site analytics and performance will:
• provide us with analysis and statistics (via Google Analytics) on how our website works, including for example which pages are visited, duration of visits, returning customer visits, search keywords you’ve used to come to our Site, etc.
These cookies do not collect any information that could identify you – all the information collected is anonymous and is only used to help us improve how our Site works, understand what interests our users and measure how effective our Site is.
If you want to opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics, visit the Google Analytics Opt-out page (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout) and install the add-on for your browser.
If you arrive at our Site from a third party site that has referred you (for example, where you clicked on a link) you may have accepted a cookie that will expire after 30 days. This cookie will have been issued by an Affiliate Marketing organisation. The only purpose of this cookie is to report any revenue we earn from you, during that 30 day period, to the Affiliate marketing organisation, for the purposes of us potentially paying a commission.
Third Party Cookies & Banner Advertising
We allow certain 3rd-party companies to collect data that helps us to understand the behaviour of our customers in order to provide advertising targeted to suit your interests and preferences.
When a visitor visits our Site a cookie is enabled. The cookie identifies the visitor and delivers adverts relevant to the visitor. The 30-day cookie data used in these adverts is completely anonymous and does not contain any of a visitors’ personal details.
We may use Remarketing, which is a feature that lets us reach our visitors who have previously visited our Site and show them relevant ads when they visit other sites on the Google Display Network or search on Google.
If you do not wish to participate in our Google AdWords Remarketing, you can opt out by visiting Google’s Ads Preferences Manager.
Please note that when you visit our website, we may also log your IP address, a unique identifier for your computer or other access device.
If at any time you would like to contact us with your views about our cookie practices, or with any enquiry relating to your personal information, you can do so by sending an e-mail to us or via post at PowerTEC Ltd, Unit 6, Davyfield Road, Roman Road Industrial Estate, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2LU, United Kingdom. You are entitled to ask for a copy of the information we store about you (for which we may charge a small fee) and can ask for that information to be corrected or erased where appropriate.
If you have any complaints regarding our handling of Your personal data, we would appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns in the first instance. However, if you wish, you may make a complaint directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office, the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk or 0303 123 1113).