Privacy policy

At Anton & K.co.uk (“Anton & K”) we understand that your privacy is important to you.
This Privacy Policy (the “Policy”) explains what information we collect about you and what we do with it. By using or navigating this site and its services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by this Policy or any modified Policy as posted. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use or revisit this site. This Policy applies to all of the services offered by Anton & K on www.antonandk.co.uk (the “Website”). Where more detail is necessary to explain our privacy practices, we have separate privacy notices. Anton & K adheres to the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”). If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us through our Website or email us at: shop[at]antonandk.co.uk

1. Personal Information: how we collect and use it

1.1 We are an online antique and decorative furniture retailer. Depending on the circumstances we may collect the following types of information:

1.1.1 Information you provide – When you sign up for a Anton & K account or other Anton & K service or promotion that requires registration, we ask you for personal information (such as your name, email address and an account password). We may use it and combine this information with information from other Anton & K services or third parties to provide you with a better experience and to improve our services. For certain services, we may give you the opportunity to opt out of combining such information.

1.1.2 Anton & K cookies – When you visit Anton & K, we use “cookies” to enable you to sign back in to Anton & K services quickly and easily and to help personalise your online experience. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies contain information that we can read when you revisit us. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser to decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of some Anton & K features that may depend on cookies.

1.1.3 User communications – When you send email or other communication to Anton & K, we may retain those communications in order to process your enquiries and to improve our services.

1.1.4 Affiliated sites – We offer some of our services in connection with other service providers. Personal information that you provide to those other service providers may be sent to Anton & K in order to deliver those services. We will process such information in accordance with this Policy. The other service providers may have different privacy practices and we encourage you to read their privacy policies.

1.1.5 Links – Anton & K may present links to third party websites. Third party websites should have their own privacy policies and we recommend that you read such policies to find out how your personal details are protected. We are not responsible for the content of the privacy policies of these third party websites.

1.1.6 Referral – If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our site or about our services or a promotion on our site, we ask them for the friend’s name and email address. Anton & K will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting them to visit and register to our mailing list. Unless the friend registers to our mailing list, Anton & K will store this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email. The friend may contact Anton & K at:

shop@antonandk.co.uk to request the removal of this information from the database at any time.

1.2 In addition to processing personal information for the purposes described above (and/or any privacy notice) Anton & K may also process it to maintain its network and develop new services.

2.1 If we use your personal information for a different purpose than that for which it was collected, we will ask for your consent.

2.2 We will not collect or use sensitive personal information unless we have obtained your specific consent.

2.3 You can decline to submit personal information to us or require us to cease processing it but in that case Anton and K may not be able to provide its services to you.

2.4 If we contact you via e-mail we will give you the opportunity to decline to receive future e-mail and Anton & K messages from us.

2.5 Where you have given us your permission to do so, you agree that we and other third parties (where applicable) may contact you directly by post or telephone with details of products, offers, services and promotions.

2.6 You can terminate your Anton & K account as described here.

2.7 You can change or delete the preference settings in your Anton & K account at any time from your profile.

3. Information sharing

3.1 Anton & K only shares personal information with third party companies or individuals in the following circumstances:

3.1.1 with your consent.

3.1.2 where such information is provided to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies or other trusted businesses or persons for processing on our behalf, and only where they agree to process it in accordance with our instructions and the Act.

3.1.3 where we believe in good faith that the processing of such information is necessary to (a) comply with law, regulation or governmental request, (b) enforce our terms and conditions of use, including the investigation of potential violations of those terms and conditions, or © deal with fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) enable Anton & K to provide its services.

3.1.4 to fulfill orders you have made for goods and services.

3.1.5 to provide you with services such as bulletin boards, email newsletters and competitions.

3.1.6 for internal purposes to (a) improve our understanding of customer needs in developing the Website, (b) to build marketing profiles or © to aid strategic development and to manage our relationship with our advertisers.

3.2 If Anton & K becomes involved in a merger or acquisition, we will notify you before personal information is transferred.

4. Information security

We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorised access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of personal information. These include reviews of our information collection, storage and processing practices as well as physical security measures. We restrict access to personal information to only those Anton & K employees, contractors and agents who need it.

5. Data integrity

We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we process is accurate, but we depend on our users to update their personal information whenever necessary.

6. Accessing and updating personal information

When you use Anton & K services, we will provide you with access to your personal information to update it if it is inaccurate. We will delete your personal information when it is no longer required.

7. Changes to this policy

We reserve the right to modify this Policy at any time and we will notify you of any material changes to the Policy by posting the new Policy here and changing the “Effective Date” at the top. We encourage you to check this page periodically for any changes.

8. Fair Processing Information

8.1 The data controller is Anthony Cull, Yew Tree Cottage, Gretton, Cheltenham, Glos GL54 5EU

8.2 Anton & K has not nominated a representative for the purpose of the Act.

8.3 The purposes for which the data is to be processed are as set out above.

8.4 We provide above comprehensive information as to how personal information will be processed.

9. Transfer of Personal Details Overseas

Given the global nature of the Internet, use of the Internet to collect and process personal details may involve the transmission of data internationally. Therefore, by browsing this Website and communicating electronically with us, you acknowledge and agree that we may process your details overseas. However, we will always ensure that any third party to whom your personal details are transferred (for example, a website posting company or operator) will take appropriate steps to safeguard your personal details.

10. Third Party Information

When you give us information about another person, you confirm that they have appointed you to act for them, to consent to the processing of their personal data, including sensitive personal data and to the transfer of their information abroad and to receive on their behalf any data protection.

11. Data Security Policy

11.1 We have adopted measures to ensure that users’ personal details are not misused, accidentally destroyed, lost or altered.

11.2 Occasions may arise where we pass your information to third parties (e.g. to goods/services fulfilment houses, database consultants etc.) but such third parties will only act upon instructions from us in order to perform the services required.

11.3 Where information is transferred to a third party, that third party will be required to keep your personal details secure.

12. General

12.1 Persons under the age of 16 are not eligible to use the Website and we ask that such persons do not register for an account or submit any personal information to us. By using this site unsupervised and/or registering for an account with Anton & K you warrant that you are 16 years of age or older.

12.2 Nothing in this Privacy Policy shall restrict or exclude any liability that we have to any party which cannot be excluded by law. This Privacy Policy shall be governed by English law and the courts of England & Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising in relation to this Privacy Policy and this Website.

13. How to contact us

By email: shop[at]antonandk.co.uk
By telephone: +44 (0) 1242 602644
By mail: Data Protection Enquiries
Data Compliance Officer
Yew Tree Cottage, Gretton, Cheltenham, Glos GL54 5EU

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Antonandk.co.uk Privacy Notice – Submission of Personal Information by Individual

The Anton & K Privacy Policy describes in general terms how we treat personal information. In addition, the following notice describes our privacy practices that are specific to use by us of personal information contributed by individuals.

1. Personal information

1.1 A Anton & K account allows you to access those of our services that require registration. When you submit information via your Anton & K account, Anton & K s servers automatically log some of that information, including (for example) information about your preferences.

1.2 By submitting information about yourself via your Anton & K account in this way, you will be granting to Anton & K the right to use such information for the provision of Anton & K services, including any promotions and the purposes set out in our general Privacy Policy (“Usage Right”). For the avoidance of doubt, by submitting such information to Anton & K, you will be providing Anton & K with all necessary consents, licences and permissions to use the same in the manner set out in both this notice and the Privacy Policy. You agree that you will do any act and execute any document required to ensure that Anton & K has the benefit of the Usage Right.

2. Your choices

2.1 You can terminate your Anton & K account as described.

2.2 You can change the preference settings in your Anton & K account at any time as described.

3. Information Sharing

3.1 Anton & K only shares personal information with third party companies or individuals in the following circumstances:

3.1.1 with your consent.

3.1.2 where such information is provided to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies or other trusted businesses or persons for processing on our behalf, and only where they agree to process it in accordance with our instructions and the Act.

3.1.3 where we believe in good faith that the processing of such information is necessary to (a) comply with law, regulation or governmental request, (b) enforce our terms and conditions of use, including the investigation of potential violations of those terms and conditions, or © deal with fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) enable Anton & K to provide its services.

If Anton & K becomes involved in a merger or acquisition, we will notify you before personal information is transferred.

4. More information

For more information about our privacy practices, go to the antonandk.co.uk Privacy Policy. If you have additional questions, please contact us at any time.

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