Privacy

Use of Information

Last updated: 22 May 2012

The pages on this website ('the website') are published by Home Retail Group ('the company' or 'we').

We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:

  • Your name
  • Your mobile telephone number
  • Your email address
  • Your occupation

The information collected will be used to send you the information you have requested and to provide information that may be useful to you.

We may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors, traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not sell or share any information about individual users.

Please be aware that our site may link to other websites. We are not responsible for, and accept no liability in connection with the data policies or procedures or the content of these linked websites.

Cookies

This site uses cookies which are text files that contain small amounts of information that a website can send to, and store on, your computer or device through your browser. Cookies may be used by us to provide you with, for example, customised information to make our website more user-friendly. For example, cookies allow us to determine how frequently particular pages are visited and to determine the most popular areas of our website.

We are required to provide you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies we use on the site and to obtain your consent to the use of these cookies. In order to comply with these requirements  we have prepared a cookies policy setting out information about cookies, detailing the cookies we use and providing information on how to manage cookies on your computer.

By using the Home Retail Group website, you are agreeing to our privacy and cookie policies and consent to the use of cookies and similar technologies by us and our carefully selected third party partners as described in these policies. If you do not agree to such use, please see the 'Managing Your Cookies' section for details on how to adjust your settings.

For full details about our cookie policy, please see our cookie policy page.

Home Retail Group may also provide links to external third party websites and you may choose to click through to these sites. If you do so, these third party sites may send cookies to your browser. We do not control the setting of, and accept no liability in connection with, these cookies. Please look at the cookies policies on the respective websites for more information about what they do with cookies and how you manage them.

Your rights

In addition to the company's safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act. This provides amongst other things that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people. You have the right to see what is held about you and correct any inaccuracies online. 

We will be happy to answer any queries you may have with regards to this policy or your rights. You can contact us by using the 'Log in' link at the beginning of the email alerts page.

Policy changes

We may amend and update this policy from time to time. Any changes in the future will be posted on this page. The date of the last update to this privacy policy is set out at the top of the policy.

Security

We treat all the data held with the utmost care and security. Any details you give will remain completely confidential.