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Supply Chain & Growth Management Specialists


Mob: 07890 657047

Email: enquiries@adeptscs.co.uk

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PRIVACY POLICY


At Adept Supply Chain Solutions Ltd, we respect and treat the privacy of visitors to our website and all other contact with our company with the highest importance.  The scope of this this privacy policy is to provide a detailed explanation of the measures we take for maintaining and safeguarding your privacy and rights when you visit or communicate with our site or personnel.  It also describes how we may store or otherwise use such personal information about you and ensure compliance with relevant law such as the Data Protection Act 2018, which also encompasses the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018.


1. Information collection

We may collect and maintain a variety of personally identifiable information including names, email addresses, phone numbers, payment information, social media profiles, business addresses, billing addresses, demographic information such as the industry sector of the business and details of products or services users may be interested in such as international trade opportunities, events and training courses.   Operation of this site may require collection and processing of the following data:

 

Visit details to our site or any resources used on our site. The information is gained in a statistical manner for our own internal use only.  Any such data gathered will not identify you personally.  It is strictly aggregate statistical data about our visitors and how they used our resources on the site.


Information given to us when you contact us for any reason e.g. completion of our Enquiry Form.

We may also collect information directly from individuals or from the parent companies of the individuals.  The information could be collected through (but not limited to) e-mails, phone calls, online registration forms, event registration forms, business cards and face-to-face meetings.  We do not collect personal data about individuals except when there is a legitimate business requirement or, when such information is provided on a voluntary basis.


2. Cookies

A cookie is a tiny text file stored on your computer. Cookies store information that is used to help make sites work. Only we can access cookies created by our website.  However, other (third-party) cookies may be placed in your computer’s hard drive if you choose to click on any social networking links, or on other external links.  You may however elect to decline all cookies.  Every computer has the ability to decline file downloads and your browser gives you the option of accepting or declining the placement of cookies in your computer’s hard drive. If you do decline to accept cookie downloads, you may be limited to accessing certain areas of our website in the future.

 

3. How we use your information

Primarily, we collect and store data about you to help us provide improved services and products to you.  We may use your information to:

 

Fulfil a request from you to provide information about our products and services.  For example, a request submitted via our website Enquiry Form, or other form of electronic transmission.

 

Make a contract with you, which would require use of contact information you have provided to us.

 

To notify you of any changes to our website, products or services that could affect our service to you.

 

4. Storage and transmission of personal data

Any data transferred outside the European Economic Area will be for storing and processing only.  We will take all necessary steps to ensure that data storage wherever it resides agrees with the Privacy Policy found here.

 

Data safety during internet transmission can never be guaranteed.  Therefore, if you elect to transmit your personal data, you do so at your own risk.  If applicable, you are also responsible for the safe keeping of any personal access codes you generate (such as passwords).

 

5. Information Sharing

We may need to share your personal information with business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors engaged in connection with the performance of any contract we enter with you or, with your prior permission, others who may provide you with an additional service.  To comply with our legal obligations, disclosure of personal information to a third-party may also be necessary in the following scenarios:

 

A sale or merger of our business, or sale or transfer of its assets in full or part, to a third-party may require personal data sharing.

 

Legally, we may be obliged to share and disclose data details and may be forced to do so, for example by any court, regulator or other law enforcement agency.

 

To assist any authority in reducing credit risk and fraud protection, for example HMRC.

 

Except for parties listed above (i.e. law enforcement agencies), we require any third-party we engage with to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law.  We do not allow any of our third-party service providers to use your personal data for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.

 

 6. Third-Party Links

From time to time, links belonging to third parties (for example, LinkedIn) may be found on this site.  Those third-party websites have their own privacy policies, which you agree to when you link to them.  We do not accept claims of liability or responsibility in any way for such policies or links, as we have no control over such third-party site content.

 

 7. Accessing Information

The Data Protection Act 2018 provides you with the right to access the information that we collect about you and indeed delete that information if it is not retained by us in our vital interests.  However, we will need to retain the information confirming that you have requested this deletion or that no further contact can be made.  The contact link below needs to be used to submit such a request.

 

 8. Contacting Us

We welcome any feedback regarding this Privacy Policy.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries regarding this policy.

 

 

This Policy was last reviewed on 28th October 2019.