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How we collect information about you?
When you browse our website www.thehappyfamilybakery.ie, we may ask for personal information such as your name and email address. We may also collect information about you when you are on the internet such as the website, your browser type, the country where your internet service provider is located, the pages of our site that were viewed during your visit and search terms that you used. This information is only used for our own research and to improve our service to you. We will only collect your personal information when you provide it to us, when you email us, send an enquiry through our “Contact Us” section. We use the social media platforms of Facebook and Instagram to inform our customers and clients of our products and events that may be of interest.
How we use your personal information
We collect and process your personal information to enable us to supply and provide our products to you and to respond to any enquiries you might send to us. There may be occasions when we are legally obliged to process your personal information and also when we are requested to do so by Regulatory Agencies. When customers and clients enter into a contractual relationship with The Happy Family Bakery it is necessary to process specific categories of personal information for the performance of that specific contract.
Rights in relation to your information
You may have certain rights under data protection law in relation to the personal information we hold about you. In particular, you may have a right to:
If you would like to exercise these rights or understand if these rights apply to you, please follow the instructions at the end of this Privacy statement.
Sharing of personal information
It is not the practice of The Happy Family Bakery to share personal information. However, there may be occasions when it is necessary to share personal information with external working partners and stakeholders to enable us provide our products to you, as detailed below. In certain circumstances we may also be legally obliged to share personal information with Statutory and Regulatory Agencies.
If we are processing personal information based on your consent, you may withdraw that consent at any time. This does not affect the lawfulness of processing which took place prior to its withdrawal.
How long we keep your information
At The Happy Family Bakery, we do not retain personal information for longer than is necessary to enable us to provide our products to customers. Independent Statutory Legislation and Regulatory obligations will influence the retention periods of various categories of personal information. We conduct regular audits to ensure all personal information is up to date and accurate.
How we keep your information safe
We are committed to the protection and security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to protect your personal information from, unauthorised use and access, accidental loss, unlawful destruction, alteration, unlawful disclosure. As effective as security practices are, no physical or electronic system is entirely secure. We cannot guarantee the complete security of our data base or can we guarantee that information that you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the internet. We have implemented strict internal guidelines to ensure that your privacy is safeguarded at every level of our organisation.
We will continue to revise policies and procedures and review systems and we will implement additional security features as new technologies become available. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. When we receive your personal information, we use appropriate security measures such as firewalls, sonic wall protection and encryption to prevent your personal information from being compromised in any way. When you contact us to ask about your personal information, we may ask you to identify yourself, this is to help protect your personal information.
Links to other sites
Our site may, from time to time contain links to and from other websites. If you follow a link to any of those websites, please note that those websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for those policies. Please check those policies before you submit any personal data to those websites.
Data Transfers to countries outside The EU/EEA
It is not our practice to transfer personal information beyond European borders without consent.
Your personal information rights
In accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation, you are afforded the following rights in certain circumstances.
Right to data portability
Upon your written request, where possible we can share a digital copy of your personal information with you or another organisation.
Competitions Terms & Conditions
Competitions will be organised by: Treatvale Ltd T/a The Happy Family Bakery (further referred to as Promoter).
Employees of Treatvale Ltd or their family members or any person connected in any way with setting up this event is not be permitted to enter the competition.
No entry fee or purchase requirement applies for a competition entry.
Promoter is not responsible, not liable in any way for entries not received.
Any changes to the competition will be notified by Promoter as soon as possible. Promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition without notice in circumstances of force majeure.
Prizes are not transferable and cannot be exchanged for the cash equivalent.
The winner will be chosen: from entrants who fully completed all steps required by a given individual competition.
The winner will be notified via Messenger. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 15 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and choose another winner via an alternative draw.
The prize will be collected by a winner personally. There is no delivery service offered.
The Promoter’s decision in respect of all matters related to the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by Irish law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.
Personal data relating to the competition of any entrants will be used only in accordance with GDPR and will not be disclosed to any third party.
The winner’s name/s will be published on Facebook or Instagram and/or The Happy Family Bakery webpage after the winner has been contacted.
Prize offered in any given competition cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. There will be no cash alternative. Prize cannot be divided into parts and must be claimed at once.
Entry into any competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
Promotions are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Treatvale Ltd t/a The Happy Family Bakery and not to any other party.