Privacy Policy

SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?

When you purchase something from our store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you provide such as your name, address and email address. This information is only used to process your order. We will retain this information for internal accounting purposes only.

From time to time, we provide free tools and applications (apps) for your enjoyment. We do not collect or use any personal data.

Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our store, new products and other relevant updates. You can sign-up to receive email marketing and at any time unsubscribe by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails. This information will never be sold or made available to any 3rd party.

Cookies: When you browse our web site, your usage is anonymously tracked by Google Analytics in order to provide us with information that helps us learn more about our customers’ behaviour such as most popular products. Data such as your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address may be collected by Google and made available to us however our policy is not to store or disclose this information. We do not attempt to use any cookie data to identify you or promote services or goods in any way. Any other cookies serve only to allow the site to function effectively for our customers such as to allow shopping cart features in our shop. None of this information is collected or made available outside of this web site.

 

SECTION 2 – CONSENT

How do you get my consent?

When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.

If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will ask you directly for your expressed consent.

How do I withdraw my consent?

If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at hello@thejamtart.co.uk or mailing us at: The Jam Tart Soulsby House, Little Thorpe, Peterlee, DUR, SR8 3UD, United Kingdom. All emails we send will contain an unsubscribe link.

 

SECTION 3 – DISCLOSURE

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.

 

SECTION 4 – Data, Technology and Security

Any personal data we require for processing your order is stored on our secure server behind a firewall. We do not store any payment details such as credit cards. All transactions are handled through our Stripe payment portal through a secure connection.

To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.

 

Section 5 – Links and Cookies

When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

We use cookies to allow our site’s shopping cart to manage your purchase, we also use Google Analytics cookies to anonymously track site usage.

 

Section 6 – Tools, Apps and Social Sharing

We provide tools and apps on this web site in good faith. If you choose to share or post content to another web site/platform from any of the tools or apps, please post responsibly and ensure that any content meets rules and guidelines set out by the web site/platform in question.

All resources on this web site and associated tools and apps, including images and text are copyright of The Jam Tart. Any improper use or copyright violation will be prosecuted.

 

SECTION 7 – AGE OF CONSENT

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

 

SECTION 8 – CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.

 

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at hello@thejamtart.co.uk or by mail at The Jam Tart, Soulsby House, Little Thorpe, Peterlee, DUR, SR8 3UD, United Kingdom