Privacy Policy

1. General

This policy covers all sites produced by Gopak Limited ("Gopak"). Gopak respects the privacy of visitors to this site. The following privacy policy is to inform you what personal information Gopak collects and the purposes for which it may use this information. Please signify your acceptance of the conditions laid down in this policy by clicking yes on the button at the base of this screen.

The provisions of this policy may from time to time change so please check back here periodically for amendments. Please read this Privacy Policy in conjunction with our Terms and Conditions as a whole.

2. Information Collected

Identifiable Information

Gopak will not collect any personally identifiable information about you or your company, such as names; addresses; telephone numbers; or e–mail addresses through this site unless you provide it to us yourself. Information about you is collected when you fill in a 'Contact us' form or an Order Form on a Gopak web site, or when you send an email to Gopak.

Use of Identifiable Information

The information that is provided by you will be used in order that Gopak may respond to your enquiry. Gopak may also store, process and use personal information for the purpose of for conducting market research, to assist us in improving any of our services or the contents of our website, for surveys and for providing you with information about products and services that we offer. Gopak may also from time to time, use your contact information to tell you about promotions, new products, services, news, or events sponsored or provided by Gopak or one of its strategic partners.

3. Promotional and Marketing Mailings and Newsletters

You may opt–in to receiving from time to time our promotional and marketing mailings and newsletters by ticking the box at the bottom of this Privacy Policy, or at any time after submitting your details by contacting the Gopak Data Controller and communicating your desire to opt-in to receiving these communications. The contact details for the Gopak Data Controller are set out below.

Gopak may contact you in response to your specific enquiries, as well as with any important information concerning your contact details, notwithstanding that you may have elected not to opt-in to receiving promotional communications.

4. Non identifiable information

Gopak will from time to time collect information from you that does not reveal your personal identity. Gopak uses this information for internal administrative purposes, and any such other purposes as may be required by Gopak in the course of its business. This information is only used in aggregate form and is not connected to any name, address or other personal identifying information.

5. Disclosure of Information to Third Parties

Gopak may disclose your information, under strict terms of confidentiality and restriction of use in accordance with this Privacy Policy, to partners of Gopak who supply goods and services on behalf of Gopak and who require to process personal data in the provision of such services. When you use this web site you are consenting to the disclosure of your personal information to Gopak's partners.

Notwithstanding the above Gopak will not sell, rent, or in any way intentionally disclose personal information that you provide us on this site to any third party (other than to an agent acting on our behalf, or to our trading partners in accordance with the above) unless:

6. Use of Cookies

Cookies are small amounts of information that are sent to and are stored on your computer's hard drive. They are used to identify you when you visit the site, and to make your use of the site more convenient for you. Cookies are used to remember usernames, passwords and preferences and to deliver a faster and more personalised service.

Many Internet browsers allow you to set them to warn you before a cookie is stored or to block cookies altogether.

The Gopak site and service may contain advertisements created and provided by a third party. These advertisements may place Cookies on your computer that collect information about you and your use of the Internet. Gopak does not control the collection or use of your information by such advertisers and this privacy policy does not apply to such information.

Through the use of "cookies" Gopak may automatically collect some technical information about information which is not personally–identifiable. Examples of this may include the type of Internet browser you are using and the domain name of the web site from which you linked to our site. We may aggregate this type of information for market research purposes and to improve our website.

7. Links

There may from time to time be links on Gopak web sites to third party web sites over which Gopak has no control. Gopak accepts no responsibility or liability for any third party practices on third party websites. Gopak advises you to carefully read third party privacy statements prior to the use of any third party website.

8. International Transfers

Due to the international nature, both of the Internet itself, and of Gopak 's global trading activities, the collecting and processing of your personal information in accordance with Gopak's Privacy Policy will often involve transferring the data between countries in which Gopak, other companies in the Gopak group of companies and strategic partners are located.

Gopak shall take steps to ensure that any transfer of data to a country or territory outside the European Economic Area, whose laws provide for a different standard of protection for your personal data than that provided under English law, shall be made subject to written contractual arrangements which will require that your data be processed to at least a standard compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998.

9. Security

This Website has security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information under Gopak's control. However no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure and whilst Gopak strives to protect your personal information, Gopak cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once Gopak receives the transmission, Gopak makes best efforts to ensure the maintenance of security on the system.

10. Contact Details

You may contact us with any queries or concerns relating to this policy, or regarding the data we hold on you, at any of the following:

Tel 01303 265751
E mail info@gopak.co.uk

Address Gopak Ltd, Range Road, Hythe, Kent UK CT21 6HG

We reserve the right to charge an administration fee of not more than £10 should you require us to provide you with any of data that we hold on you. In accordance with the law, restrictions may apply to your rights to obtain data that we hold on you.