Privacy & Cookies
Privacy and Cookies Policy
Squeaky Pig is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Squeaky Pig may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st October 2009.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and / or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
Internal record keeping.
We may use the information to improve our products and services.
We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
Please note that when ordering from this website, the majority of our products, including all personalised and handmade items, are obtained direct from our suppliers, and to ensure that delivery timescales are kept to a minimum, we will provide the supplier with your name and address who will forward your order directly to you (no other details are given and your details will not be used by the supplier for any other reason except posting your order). If you do not wish Squeaky Pig to disclose your name and address, please notify us when placing your order and we will happily arrange to take delivery of the product and then forward it to you, but please note this will increase the delivery timescales stated in the product descriptions by several days, but we will always communicate delivery dates with you.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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