PRIVACY POLICY

Introduction

This privacy policy is served by Caribbean Goods Ltd, 50 Richmond Street, Strathclyde Enterprise Hub, Graham Hills Building, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G1 1XP under the website; www.caribbeangoods.co.uk. The purpose of this policy is to explain to you how we control, process, handle and protect your personal information through the business and while you browse or use this website. If you do not agree to the following policy, you may wish to refrain from submitting your personal data to us. Please read this privacy policy carefully, your privacy and information are important to us.

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time.

Policy key definitions

  • "I", "our", "us", "we" or “Caribbean Goods” refer to the business, Caribbean Goods Ltd at 50 Richmond Street, Strathclyde Enterprise Hub, Graham Hills Building, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G1 1XP

  • "you", "the user" refer to the person(s) using this website.

  • GDPR means General Data Protection Act.

  • PECR means Privacy & Electronic Communications Regulation.

  • ICO means Information Commissioner's Office.

  • DPA 2018 is the new framework for data protection law in the UK. It updates and replaces the Data Protection Act 1998, and came into effect on 25 May 2018.

  • Cookies mean small files stored on a user’s computer or device.

 

Key principles of GDPR

Our privacy policy embodies the following key principles; (a) Lawfulness, fairness and transparency, (b) Purpose limitation, (c) Data minimisation, (d) Accuracy, (e) Storage limitation, (f) Integrity and confidence, (g) Accountability.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Caribbean Goods Ltd at 50 Richmond Street, Strathclyde University Incubator, Graham Hills Building, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G1 1XP or at info@caribbeangoods.co.uk.

 

Who we are?

Caribbean Goods Ltd, is an importer and distributor of products of the Caribbean region to the United Kingdom. Currently, Caribbean Goods Ltd just imports Green Coffee. You can contact us at: info@caribbeangoods.co.uk or at www.caribbeangoods.co.uk for more information about the business.

What information do we collect?

Our data collection methods are the following: sign up to our blog, newsletter, social media, market reports or when you contact us requesting information about services and/or products that we may offer.

 

We collect Name(s), address(es) and contact details of businesses we can potentially work with or we have reason to work with.

We also collect the names and business contact details of relevant individuals within those business. Services offered by those businesses. Financial information about the businesses, may include credit checks.

We also collect non-personal information on an ongoing basis when you view our website. The collection of this non-personal information is done either through "cookies" technology or with "web beacons" (also called ’single-pixel gifs’).

 

When placing an order, we need to collect personally identifiable information as it relates to you to complete the order. We also collect the data from business that are currently working with us.

 

In addition to the information you provide, we may also collect information about you and your use of our website using automatic data collection tools (Google Analytics). We use the information for statistical reporting and performance enhancements. We do not link data to any named individuals.

 

How do we use personal information?

 

Caribbean Goods collects information to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We use your information by analysing our customer’s potential requirements. We may use the information to perform credit checks or invite customers to events. We may also use your personal information to deliver personalised content that is customised to your interests. This customised content may include such things as banners, product information, and promotions. When required to comply with legal and regulatory requirements. We may use your information to realise internal research and development purposes. We use your information to provide you with good and services.

 

When do we share or transfer personal data?

 

During business, we employ other companies and individuals to perform a variety of functions on our behalf. When appropriate with industry related partners such as warehousing, transport, shipping. When appropriate, with our product supply chain, both up and down the line. When appropriate, with service partners such as, but not limited to, our auditors, our bankers and our solicitors. We do not share your personal information for marketing or promotional purposes.

 

We do not sell, lease or distribute our database. There are some limited exceptions to this rule: We will disclose information in cases where we are permitted or required to do so by law, for example where it is necessary to investigate or prevent a crime; and may disclose information to third parties who provide support services to us, as described and on the conditions specified above. 

 

Where do we store and process personal data?

 

We hold digital copies on secure servers and data clouds. Printed copies held on site with access restricted to authorised personnel. Archive copies help off-site in secure premises with access restricted to authorised personnel. All the printed material is shredded between 6 and 7 years or according to the prevailing law.

We only keep your information for as long as is necessary and then information is deleted.

 

Your rights in relation to personal data

 

Please contact us in writing for any amendments or to stop receiving marketing messages. You can contact us either by sending an e-mail to info@caribbeangoods.co.uk or by visiting www.caribbeangoods.co.uk.

If you wish to have your details deleted, please contact us in writing. However, this must be carried out in compliance with legal regulations.

 

How to contact us?

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Caribbean Goods Ltd at 50 Richmond Street, Strathclyde University Incubator, Graham Hills Building, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G1 1XP, write us to info@caribbeangoods.co.uk or visit us at www.caribbeangoods.co.uk