Cookies Policy

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are locally stored text files, typically used to store web user data and website activity information. Cookies by themselves cannot be used to discover the identity of the user and do not damage your computer. By using Cookies, We are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of Our Cookie Policy is deemed to occur if you continue using Our Site. If you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using Our Site immediately.

DEFINITIONS AND INTERPRETATIONS

In this Cookie Policy, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

“Cookies” –  a small file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site

“Cookie Law” –  the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”)

“Personal Data” – any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”)

“Website/Site” – www.thehoundproject.com

“We/Us/Our” – means The Hound Project Limited, a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 11227088, whose registered address is 148 Finborough Road, London, SW10 9AH UK

HOW WE USE COOKIES

Our Site may place and access certain first-party Cookies on your computer or device. First-party Cookies are those placed directly by Us and are used only by Us. We use Cookies to facilitate and improve your experience of Our Site and to provide and improve Our products and/or services. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and Personal Data is protected and respected at all times.

By using Our Site, you may also receive certain third-party Cookies on your computer or device. Third-party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than Us. Third-party Cookies are used on Our Site for customer service, website analytics and advertising services. For more details, please refer to section 4 below.

WHAT COOKIES WE USE

All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.

We use Cookies to perform a variety of functions on this website and they are necessary for the functionality of the shopping area. They handle user logins, e-commerce tracking and keep record of your shopping basket.

We also use Cookies to tell us which parts of the Website you visit and how long you spend on each page. In order to collect this anonymous data, we may use temporary Cookies that collect the first level domain name of the user (for example, if your e-mail address is “example@examplemail.com,” the Cookie collects the “examplemail.com” portion of your e-mail address) and the date and time you accessed this Website.

We also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Website. An IP address is a numeric code that identifies your computer on a network, or in this case, the Internet. Your IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information, such as determining how many of our visitors are from outside the UK.

Specific third-party Cookies that may be used on our site include:
Google Analytics; Google Tag Manager; Google AdWords; Facebook

The websites/companies listed above use Cookies to track our paid advertising activity and/or measure the performance of our website and/or functionality of our website. We use the information collected by these Cookies to help better your experience of using our website and provide you with the most relevant advertising. The information collected through these Cookies is anonymous and does not identify specific individuals or their details. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better experience for you.

Please note that if you wish to share a product on a third-party website (such as Facebook, Twitter, etc) you may be sent Cookies from these websites. We do not control the setting of these Cookies, so we suggest that you check the third-party websites for more information about their Cookies and how to manage them.

CONSENT AND CONTROL

You will be shown a pop-up requesting your consent to set Cookies from our Website. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies unless those Cookies are strictly necessary; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended.

You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third-party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. You can also set your browser to notify you when you receive a Cookie, which will enable you to decide if you want to accept it or not. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

The links below provide instructions on how to control Cookies in all mainstream browsers:

(Please refer to your device’s documentation for manufacturers’ own browsers)

FURTHER INFORMATION

If you would like to know more about how We use Cookies, please contact Us at thehoundproject@outlook.com

For more information about privacy, data protection, our terms and conditions, please visit the following:

Last updated: 24 May 2018