Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Following are the privacy policy and terms and conditions for use of the Davis Finest website.

Privacy Policy
We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected and we shall endeavour to use any information that you provide when using this website in accordance with this privacy policy.
This privacy policy explains what information we collect, how we protect any information you submit to us, and how we use it.
We may amend this policy from time to time by updating this page. Therefore, we suggest you check this page occasionally to ensure you are aware of and are happy with any amendments.

What information do we collect?
Personal information may be collected from you in various ways, for example: –

  1. Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (these are information about your browser, your IP address, your general location as determined from your IP address and provided by your browser, the site from which you come, and the links followed when leaving our site). This information is also collected through cookies.
  2. When you register and voluntarily provide information in response to questionnaires or download forms, or to register for newsletters or start or contribute to petitions. (this includes your name, email address, and any other details asked for and which you provide).
  3. When you conduct activities on our site (for example, when you purchase a product or service we record what you purchased etc.) we may collect your name and contact details, details of your subscription to our services, and other information gathered by PayPal and transferred to us, including your address.

How is the information used?
We use this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • To supply to you services purchased via the website, and to process your payments.
  • For statistical purposes and analysis for management purposes in order to administer the website or improve our products and services.
  • Internal record keeping, and administrative purposes, and to inform you about our events, services or products, or other related information that we think would be of interest to you, as explained above.
  • To communicate marketing messages, newsletters and details of our business or the businesses of carefully-selected third parties which we think may be of interest to you by post or email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications).
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes or to customise the website according to your interests.

Your information will not be disclosed to any third party unless you have given your consent to such disclosure. You may at any time ask us to refrain from sending you marketing messages by sending us an email with the words UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject box or by telephoning us. If we contact you by email each time you receive a message you will also have the option to decline to receive further information of that type from us.
If you would like us to destroy information we hold about you, please let us know. However, please note that if you use any of our services which require you to provide personal information, deleting our records may mean that you will need to resubmit it to continue using such services.
We may disclose aggregate statistics about our site visitors, clients and sales in order to describe our services to prospective partners, advertisers and other reputable third parties and for other lawful purposes, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.

Email Subscription
If you subscribe to our site for updates, your email address will be used solely for these purposes. We will not sell or disclose your information to any third party except in cases that may be required by law e.g for criminal investigations.

Your Personal Details
When you purchase items on our site we collect your personal details, including your address, name, telephone number and email address, solely for the purpose of confirming your order and shipping products to you. You are also given the option to create an account on our website which allows you to reorder products you previously purchased on the site. Your personal details are entered over an SSL encrypted connection and are stored securely on our servers. We may use your email address to send you informations about new products and services we offer. We will not sell or disclose your information to any unauthorised third party except in cases that may be required by law e.g for criminal investigations.

Your Financial Details
When placing an order on our site we do not process or store your credit card information or any other payment details. Your payment is processed  by PayPal via their secure servers. Please read their Privacy Policy to see how they process and use the personal information you enter via their site.

Cookies and Log Files
Cookies are text files stored on your computer, and accessible only to the websites which create them. A cookie is used to store small amounts of information. These cookies do not contain personal details such as names and addresses.
Our website may from time to time use cookies and log files for statistical analysis, to understand user behaviour, to administer the site, to tailor the information presented to a user based on their preferences, and to improve user experience. We also use cookies that are necessary for the site to function properly such as helping us remember who you are when you log into your account and the items in your shopping cart. Any information gathered by our use of cookies is compiled on an aggregate, anonymous basis.
When you first visit our website a notice is displayed informing you about our cookie usage. If you click accept a small cookie will be placed on your device remembering your choice and the notice will not be displayed upon future visits. Depending on the browser that you use, you can set your preferences to block/ refuse cookies, and/or notify you before they are placed. If you continue using our site we will assume you have agreed for cookies to be placed on your device.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, however you may delete, or disable cookies by following the instructions at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/. Please note that you may not be able to take full advantage of a website if you disable cookies. Our website uses cookies to keep you logged in, so disabling cookies may impair your experience of the service.
Further information about cookies can be found on the Interactive Advertising Bureau’s website www.allaboutcookies.org.

Social Media
If you share our content through social media, for example by liking us on Facebook, following or tweeting about us on Twitter, or giving us a ‘+1’ via Google Plus, those social networks will record that you have done so and may set a cookie for this purpose.

In some cases, where a page on our website includes content from a social network, such as a Twitter feed, or Facebook comments box, those services may set a cookie even where you do not click a button. As is the case for all cookies, we cannot access those set by social networks, just as those social networks cannot access cookies we set ourselves.

Log Files
Our systems automatically gather some anonymous information about visitors, including IP addresses, browser type, language, and the times and dates of webpage visits. The data collected does not include personally identifiable information and is used, as described above, for statistical analysis, to understand user behaviour, and to administer the site.

Google Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Further information about Google’s privacy policy may be obtained from http://www.google.com/privacy.html.

Google Adsense

From time to time our website may display adverts delivered by Google. Google may store or retrieve a cookie from your computer when serving adverts, in order to display those which are more relevant to you. These cookies are used to record information including the number of times you have seen an advertisement, but will not lead to the transfer of your name, contact details or other personally identifiable information. Further information about Google advertising, their use of cookies, and how to opt out, please visit http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html.

Company Details
Davis Finest, davisfinest.com and davisfinest.co.uk are the trading names of Davis Finest Company Limited registered in England and Wales under Company No. 08779090.
VAT No. GB 177 0334 11.  Our registered office address is situate at The Annexe, 104 Monkswood Avenue, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1LJ.

Copyright Notice
The Davis Finest logo, brand name, tag line and associated images are the property of Davis Finest Company Ltd. They should not be used without obtaining permission from us.

Ownership of the site
All intellectual property rights in the materials contained in this website belong to Davis Finest Company Limited whose registered office address is The Annexe, 104 Monkswood Avenue, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1LJ (“us”, “we”, “our”) or its licensors, and your use of this website and the information available through it are subject to these terms of use as amended from time to time. By using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full.
The material on this site may only be reproduced or re-used for internal, non-commercial purposes, unless such material is only available to users who have purchased a service from us, in which case the material may only be used as provided for by the terms of business under which that service was purchased. This means you may download, view, copy and print pages from this website, but only for your own personal use subject to your agreement not to:

  1. Republish material from this website.
  2. Sell, rent or sub-license material from this website.
  3. Reproduce, or otherwise exploit material from this website for a commercial purpose.
  4. Redistribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution.
  5. Not to modify material from this website such as by defacing or removing our copyright notice from print outs.

Virus checking
In particular, we cannot guarantee that documents or files downloaded from this website will be free from viruses or malware and do not accept any responsibility for damage or loss caused by any such virus or malware. For your own protection you must use virus checking software when using this website, and we ask that you virus check any document or file which you intend to post or provide to us via this website.

Links
You may create a link to our website subject to any such link not being misleading, such as implying that the material is yours. Your link text should make it clear you are linking to our material and where possible should include the name of our business. You must not frame the content of this website or in any way imply that we endorse your website. You agree to delete any links to our website that are within your control, should we request you to do so.
If you decide to access any third party websites linked to by this site, you do so entirely at your own risk. We provide these links merely as a convenience and their inclusion does not imply that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content or use of such websites.

Disputes
Any dispute arising between you and us in relation to this website shall be governed by English law and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts for the purposes of any such dispute.

Terms of Use
  1. We or you may terminate your registered account from our database at any time for any reason.
  2. You will not use your registered account to attempt to hack our website or the servers it is hosted on for any reason.
  3. We reserve the right to refuse you sale of our products upon our sole discretion without any given reason.
  4. We reserve the right to cancel any order you may place on the site. In the event that this occurs we will contact you via the contact details you provided and issue you a full refund.
  5. You have read our privacy policy and terms of use and you agree to them.

Security
The internet is not a secure medium. However we take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
We have put in place various security procedures as set out in this policy. For example, our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorised personnel have access to user information. We use secure server software (SSL) to encrypt financial information you input before it is sent to us, and our database is hosted in a secure data centre. Whilst we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur, we use our best efforts to prevent this.

Our website financial transactions are handled through PayPal, our payment services providers. You can review the PayPal privacy policy at the following location: https://cms.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_full&locale.x=en_US.  We will share information with them only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing payments you make via our website and dealing with complaints and queries relating to such payments.

Your acceptance of this privacy policy
If you do not agree to this privacy policy, please do not use our site.
By using our site, you consent to the collection and use of information by us. Owing to the global nature of the internet infrastructure, the information you provide may be transferred in transit to countries outside the European Economic Area that do not have similar protections in place regarding your data and its use as set out in this policy. However, we have taken the steps outlined above to try to improve the security of your information. By submitting your information you consent to these transfers.

Changes
We may make changes to this privacy policy from time to time. If we change our privacy policy we will post the changes on this page. If the change in our privacy policy affects the use of your personal information we will use our best endeavours to contact you by email to seek your consent to the use. Continued use of the service will signify that you agree to any such changes.

How to contact us
We welcome your views about our website and our privacy policy. If you would like to contact us with any queries or comments please send an e-mail to info@davisfinest.com. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you or if you have any questions relating to this Privacy Policy or how we use the personal information we have about you, please write to: Davis Finest Company Limited, The Annexe, 104 Monkswood Avenue, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1LJ.
To find out more about your rights under the Data Protection Act, visit the Information Commissioner’s website: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations or read the Act online at: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1998/29/contents.