This policy explains how we collect and use your personal information. Personal information is information that can identify you – for example your name, email address or mobile phone number. Your personal information is an important asset for us, and we aim to use it responsibly and to keep it secure. If you want to know more about how we use your personal information, please contact us.
We use your personal information for various purposes including:
We believe that it is in our legitimate interests, or is necessary for the performance of a contract, to collect and use personal information to operate our business and to provide a service that you have requested. In some cases, we may be under a legal duty to use or disclose personal information, for example to comply with a request from an official body.
We may share your personal information, but this will be done on a ‘need to know’ basis and only where it is necessary to do so or where we are required to share information. We may share personal information when we buy or sell any businesses or assets. We aim to put the necessary safeguards in place to ensure that personal information that the company is legally responsible for remains properly protected and is used appropriately when in the hands of a third party.
Sometimes we may need to send personal information overseas, for example as part of the fulfilment of an order. When we must do this, we aim to put the necessary safeguards in place to ensure that the information remains properly protected and is used appropriately wherever it is located geographically. This will usually be achieved by contractual means.
We aim to keep your information for only as long as is necessary for our business needs and in compliance with any legal or regulatory duties to retain personal information for a particular period. However long we retain personal information for, we will make sure it is subject to appropriate security.
You enjoy the following rights:
We will always give you the rights that you are legally entitled to, but the rights set out above are qualified ones. Any requests will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.
You are never required to provide personal information to us, but you may need to do so when you enter into a contract for the provision of our services. We will not be able to provide our services unless you provide us with the personal information we need to do so.
We carry out automated decision-making when you use our website. This involves providing content to you based on your online behaviour. This allows us to display content that is relevant to you.
Yes, we may use your personal information to carry out marketing, but we aim to only contact people who want to receive marketing. If you object to marketing, whether electronic or otherwise, please let us know and we will cease communication.
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If you have any concerns about the way we handle your personal information, please contact us in the first instance using the contact details below and we will do our best to help you. If we cannot not resolve your problem to your satisfaction, then you can contact your local data protection agency at:
Tel: +353 57 8684800
Please contact us if you want to know more about how we handle your personal information.
Bunzl Irish Merchants,
Malahide Road Industrial Park,