Privacy Policy

This Privacy & Cookies Policy relates to your use of the www.bluewater.co.uk website and all references to “website” should be construed accordingly. 

Blueco Limited (“we”, “us” or “our”) are committed to protecting the privacy of users of this website. This policy explains how we will use any personal information we collect about you when you use this website. Please read this policy carefully.

For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the “data controller” for this website is Blueco Limited (company number 03196199) of 100 Victoria Street, London SW1E 5JL.

1 HOW DO WE COLLECT INFORMATION FROM YOU?

1.1 We collect information about you when you sign up for our email updates, provide us with feedback, enter a promotion on our website, upload your details and/or contact us. This information may include details such as your name, email address, telephone number and any other information you provide, such as age group, interests and preferences.
1.2 We may also collect information about your use of the website using cookies.

2 HOW DO WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT?

2.1 We will use the information you have provided as follows:
a) to provide the services or information which you have requested
b) tailor this website so the content you see is relevant to you
c) to collect statistics, responses to any surveys and questionnaires, traffic patterns and related site information. We aggregate this data and it does not identify any website users. We use it for research, analysis, testing, monitoring, risk management and administrative purposes. Furthermore we may disclose this aggregated data to third parties for marketing, advertising or other promotional purposes.
2.2 Additionally, if you agree, we may:
a) use the information to contact you via social media, email or SMS about our new developments, services and any other information we think may be of interest to you based on your use of the website
b) pass the information on to companies within our group of companies so that they can contact you via social media, email or SMS with details of developments and activities which may interest you;
c) pass the information on to other third parties so that they can contact you via social media, email or SMS with details of developments and activities which may interest you.
2.3We may pass on or allow access to your information:
a) to our suppliers, contractors and professional advisors where this is necessary for them to provide services and facilities to us;
b) to any purchaser of all or part of our business or any of our properties to which this website relates;
c) where we are required to do so by law, court order or other legal process;
d) where, acting in good faith, we believe disclosure is necessary to assist in the investigation or reporting of suspected illegal or other wrongful activity;
e) to protect and defend our rights or property.

3 YOUR RIGHTS
3.1 You have the right to opt out of receiving any marketing information which we send you.
3.2 If you have previously consented to receiving marketing information from us and change your mind, you can withdraw your consent by emailing us at BluewaterReception@incentive-fm.com.
3.3 You have the right to request a copy of the personal data which we hold about you. You can request this information by contacting us at BluewaterReception@incentive-fm.com. We may make a small charge for providing this information.
3.4 If you think any of the information we hold about you is out of date or incorrect, you can ask us to correct or remove this information, contact us at BluewaterReception@incentive-fm.com.

4 HOW DO WE USE COOKIES?

4.1 Cookies (and similar technologies) are small files which are sent by websites and stored on your device. They collect information about how the website is being used by those accessing it and allow websites to remember information. You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
4.2 In our website we use cookies to collect information of how many visitors there are to different parts of the website, which helps us keep our site up to date. We may also use cookies to tailor the content that you see to suit your interests. This facility also allows you to receive personalised advertising relating to products viewed whilst using our website.
4.3 Most devices will automatically accept all cookies. However you can change your browser settings so that cookies are refused. Guidance on how to change your settings can be found at the website named above or look at the “help” menu of your device. Please be aware however that blocking cookies may hamper the website’s functionality or restrict how much of the website you can access.

4.4 For details all of the cookies which are used on our websites, their purpose, categorisation, data collected, and their persistence or expiry please see our Cookies Usage declaration below.

Our cookies will have the file names:

Cookie

Name

Purpose

More Info

Google Maps

PREF

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NID

PREF

Used by the Google Map on the 'Getting here' page.

For more information please refer to Google's Privacy Policy:http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Right Media

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UID

Used by a technology called Yield Manager to facilitate targeted advertising and to increase the relevance of ads you see while browsing the internet.  

For example, these cookies remember the ads that the Yield Manager technology has delivered to that user's computer, the number of times the same ad was delivered, the number of times the user clicked on an ad, and the number of times a user possibly transacted business on the advertiser's site.

For more information please refer to Right Media's Yield Manager Privacy Policy:http://content.yieldmanager.com/ym_privacy.html

Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

More information from Google can be found here:http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html 

You can opt-out of all Google Analytics cookies by installing a browser add-on, available here:http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB

Quantcast

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Gathers anonymous information about a user's browser and aggregates this information to surface targeted advertising at other browsers with a similar profile.

For more information refer to the Quantcast privacy policy:http://www.quantcast.com/how-we-do-it/consumer-choice/privacy-policy/

Specific Media / Adviva / Viant

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Collects anonymous data such as browser type, URL, IP address and computer operating system to create a usage profile for the purposes of targeted advertising.

Please refer to Specific Media's privacy policy for more information: http://www.specificmedia.co.uk/privacy

Scorecard Research

UID

UIDR

Used for marketing purposes, to count users who have visited and seen a page or various parts of a page, and may also record a timestamp, the URL, and the title of the web page.

More information can be found in the ScorecardResearch Privacy Policy: http://www.scorecardresearch.com/privacy.aspx

SagePay

JSESSIONID

NSC_wjq-tbhfqbz-dpn

Used to track the user's progress through the giftcard ordering process

Please refer to the SagePay privacy policy for more information:http://www.sagepay.com/privacy_policy

Bluewater Style Cookie

style

Records the user's choice of text size on the site.

http://www.bluewater.co.uk/content.aspx?urlkey=privacy

Bluewater browsing session

ASP.NET_SessionId

Used by the website server to keep session state information, for example field settings on a form template or the current state of a form submission.

http://www.bluewater.co.uk/content.aspx?urlkey=privacy

Cookie Policy

cookiePolicyViewed

Records user's response to the cookie popup on the Bluewater website

Google Tag Manager  <!-- Google Tag Manager --> Used to manage, collate and report on all cookie tags from a central site.  


5 TRANSFERRING INFORMATION OVERSEAS
5.1 It is possible that personal data we collect from you may be transferred, stored and/or processed outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing and/or processing. You should be aware that countries outside the EEA may not offer the same level of data protection as the United Kingdom however we will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

6 LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITE

6.1 This privacy and cookies policy only applies to this website. If you link to another website from here, you should remember to read and understand that website’s privacy and cookies policy as well. We are not responsible for any use of your information that is made by other websites.

7 CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY & COOKIES POLICY
7.1 This policy was last updated on 18 October 2016. If it is necessary for us to alter the terms of the privacy and cookies policy, we will post the revised policy in this website.

8 HOW USERS CAN CONTACT US
8.1 If you have any questions about this privacy and cookies policy, please contact us at BluewaterReception@incentive-fm.com