Privacy policy

Thistle & Broom (T&B) is committed to maintaining your privacy and protecting your information when you visit this site. This Privacy Policy explains how we generally use and protect your information.

The information we collect
T&B collects information from users in a number of different ways either directly or indirectly. Users' IP (Internet Protocol) addresses are automatically logged by our web server. This information is used by us for statistical analysis, for example, to evaluate interest in the T&B website.

T&B collects e-mail addresses, other contact details and/or financial information which visitors voluntarily provide in order to receive information and process orders. Specific details about how T&B uses your personal information are provided on the web pages where we collect this type of information. We will never collect personal information about you without making you aware of it.

T&B currently uses cookies on this site only as part of the shopping cart. These are ‘session cookies’ which are destroyed when you end your browser session (e.g. by quitting out of your browser or closing all your browser windows). T&B does not currently use cookies which store information permanently on your computer.

Sharing data with external parties
T&B does not rent or sell your data to third parties.

There may be times where it is necessary to share your data with other organisations for specific purposes. For example, we may share some of your information with a vendor to e-mail out newsletters. In this instance, the information is provided for one time use only and immediately destroyed afterwards. Our vendors are also committed to protecting your privacy and will not share your information with anyone. You will be allowed to opt in to all services where your information is share with other parties.

Since we deal with sensitive information, such as credit card numbers, T&B has taken measures to ensure a high level of security for personal information processed via its website.

The website contains links to other sites which are completely unrelated to T&B. This privacy statement does not apply to these sites nor are we responsible for the content and practices of these websites.

Your rights
You have the right to access your information held about you by T&B and where necessary, to have it amended if it is inaccurate.

To exercise your rights or to obtain more information, please contact:

Teresa Fritschi Managing Director, Thistle & Broom, 80 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 3BU

T&B makes every effort to ensure that the information provided on its website is accurate. However, T&B cannot guarantee this, and accepts no liability for any information or advice given via its website.

This site is copyright protected. If you have any questions, please contact us.

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