GM Packaging (UK) Ltd is 100% dedicated to protecting the personal information of its suppliers, customers and website visitors (working in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulations 2018).
For all our services the data controller that’s responsible for your privacy/data is GM Packaging (UK) Ltd, if you have any questions or wish to learn more please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be happy to help.
What information may we collect and how do we use it?
How We Use Your Name And Contact Details Why?
To deliver your goods In order to meet our end of the contract we have to be able to process and deliver the goods
To send you transaction messages and updates So we can keep you up to date on the status of your order and advise when it will arrive
To send you updates by email or post about To keep you up to date and informed, we asknew products/services permission
How We Use Your Contact History Why?
Customer service and technical support So we can provide you with the best experience possible!
How We Use Your Purchase History Why?
Tracebility In the very rare event of a quality recall
Customer service, support and returns/credits So we can fulfil your customer service expectations
Analytics So we can adequately plan our capactiy and forecast for future orders
How We Use Information About Your Phone Why?
Or Computer (e.g Cookies, OS, etc.)
Improve our website So it’s easier to browse our site and find out the information you need
Use of data for direct marketing purposes
At each point of data collection or registration users are given the appropriate means to opt-out of receiving future direct marketing material from GM Packaging. Where users do not opt-out of such communications, GM Packaging may provide information on GM Packaging products, promotions and events. If at any time users want GM Packaging to stop sending such communications they should email email@example.com or write to: GM Packaging (UK) Ltd, Unit B7, Hamar Close, Tyne Tunnel Estate, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 7XB
Amendment of personal data takes place within 2 working days of receipt of the request if made online and 10 working days if made offline.
Sharing your information
Although we don’t ever sell your information to other companies there are times when we do need to provide your information to third party companies fitting the following categories:
Delivery companies (so we are able to get your orders shipped to you)
Payment service providers (so we are able to process your payments)
Professional service providers, such as marketing agencies etc.
Credit reference agencies, fraud provention agencies and law enforcement
Supply partners and sub-contractors (to optimise your lead time)
How long do we keep your information?
The length of time we keep information depends on the nature of the information, laws and how we use it.
For legal purposes we usually hold your data as long as you are an active customer or for 7 years except in the following conditions:
- The law requires us to hold your information for a longer period or remove it sooner
- You exercise your right to have the information removed, unless it contravenes with legal requirements
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with our website. For example, like many web sites, we sometimes use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses our website.
GM Packaging uses benign, short-lived 'session' and 'remember me' cookies to tell whether a website user has logged in, where to find details that can be used to pre-fill parts of online forms and to personalise the user's visit to the website.
Links to third-party websites
GM Packaging is not responsible for the privacy policies of third-party websites. GM Packaging advises users to read the privacy policies of other websites before registering any personal data.
We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of information you give us. If you would like us to correct or update any information , or if you would like information deleted from our records, then please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at GM Packaging (UK) Ltd, Unit B7, Hamar Close, Tyne Tunnel Estate, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE29 7XB.
Access to information
Users have the right to ask GM Packaging, in writing, for a copy of all personal data held about them.
Notification of changes