Privacy & Cookie Policy

Please read carefully

Before using our web site it is your responsibility to read the Privacy Policy. You can notify us in the manner set out below if you do not want us to share information about you with third parties.

The basic principles

By accessing and using the web site you are agreeing to be legally bound by the Terms & Conditions and this Privacy Policy. You should therefore also read the Terms & Conditions before using the web site. It is important to us that you should be able to use and enjoy the web site without having to compromise your privacy in any way. Knowing something about our users is, however, necessary to ensure that our service is continually improved. We need to build an accurate picture of the needs and wishes of our users, and to be able to communicate with you. That enables us to offer a service that is relevant and truly interactive, which is what our users expect. It also helps us to maintain free-to-use access to the web site.

FAQs

“What information do you collect about me?”

  • We automatically collect some data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns. This is aggregate data and does not identify any individual.
  • We may also ask you to provide information on a voluntary basis in order to get a clearer picture of our users. It is then entirely up to you whether you are happy to give us this information.
  • In the course of entering competitions, promotions and other online offers you will be asked to give some details about yourself. You may also choose to e-mail us or make contact with us in other ways. Such contact gives us information about you.
  • If you have any financial dealings or make purchases with our trading partners on co-branded sites, they will ask for certain information. This information may be shared with us.

“For what purposes do you collect this information?”

  • We use aggregate details (where no individual is identifiable) to help us improve our understanding of our users and their preferences. It also helps us develop the web site and audit its use.
  • The information enables us to conduct market research and other surveys.
  • We want to be able to create and draw to your attention material and offers that may be of interest to you.

“How private are my details?”

  • If you tell us that you do not want us to use your details, then data about your use of the Web Site would then only form part of aggregated statistics and would not be related to you as an individual.
  • You can ask to see the information we have about you by e-mailing a request to info@swift-fuels.com
  • Your personal information will not be passed to any third party companies for marketing or other purposes.

Cookies on swift-fuels.com

The swift-fuels.com website uses a number of cookies to enable you to use this ecommerce website. Below is a list of the cookies we may use and explanations of their purpose.

Website Functionality

The following cookie is an essential part of the browsing and shopping experience on swift-fuels.com and is necessary for the functioning of the website:

  • PHPSESSID: this cookie is placed as part of the session to keep track of your order process and submitted forms.

Web Analytics

The following cookies are part of our web analytics software, Google Analytics, and are fully anonymised. We require web analytics data to monitor our website’s functionality and to make fully informed decisions about improving the website for our users.

  • __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz: these cookies are placed by Google Analytics for the purpose of web analytics tracking.

Google Maps

We use Google Maps to power the map functionality on our Store Locator page, and the following cookies are used as part of that functionality:

  • NID, PREF: these cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google maps embedded within.

Sagepay

When you check out using Sagepay additional cookies may used by these websites to enable you to check out and make the required payment. These cookies are essential to complete the shopping process.

Further information

If you want further information, or wish to communicate with us about this Privacy Policy, please e-mail us info@swift-fuels.com