Elan Linen takes the privacy of its users seriously and remains committed to safeguarding the privacy and security of their personal information. The below document explains how we will use information about you and the measures we take to ensure it is used only for the suitable purposes and kept secret.
Please note the services offered by Elan Linen are not intended for use by persons aged below 18, therefore if you are under the age of 18, please exit this site. Otherwise, please provide verified parental consent if you wish to continue.
The information we collect
1.1 We will collect non-personal statistical information to determine the number of successful visits and to improve our services for the users. The information may include:
a) your server IP address
b) duration of your visit to our site
c) the website from which you came to visit our Website
d) the parts of the site you visited and any data you download
e) information about your web browser
1.2 The users are required to provide personal information to access parts of this site; however we collect such information with the full consent of the user. Examples include but are not limited to: when you register an online personal account, newsletter, leave feedback about the site, about a product or supplier on the website.
1.3 For such purposes, we may collect information such as name, email address, title, company, and phone number, location information including city, state, postcode and country.
1.4 We collect personal information when you make a purchase or register to receive information on featured or special deals available through the site.
Use of Information
We may collect and use the personal information to:
2.1 enable you to access and use some of the services
2.2 seek your feedback or to contact you in relation to those services including sending you information about products and services which we think may be of interest to you
2.3 improve the overall levels of service by enhancing the website to better meet your needs
2.4 maintain and improve our procedures and systems,
2.5 conduct appropriate checks for credit-worthiness or fraud
2.6 meet our legal obligations
2.7 record and use personal information if you sign up as a supplier
2.8 display your postings, including ratings, opinions, articles, comments and reviews;
Disclosures of Personal Information
3.1 Unless you have agreed, we will not use or share, either within Elan Linen or with any third party including but not limited to companies whose products or services are included on our website for direct marketing purposes. However, we may share information within our company and with our suppliers, affiliates or contractors for purposes other than direct marketing.
3.2 We may disclose your personal information to any regulatory agency or a law enforcement agency in order to cooperate with the authorities.
3.4 We will notify you before sharing your personal information with any third party in ways other than explained above. You will have the option to prevent such information sharing.
3.5 Where permitted by data protection and privacy law, we may disclose information about you, or access your account.
Transferring your information abroad
4.0 The information that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside of your country of residence. It may also be processed by staff operating in other countries who work for Elan Linen or one of our suppliers. Such processing may, for example, be required in order to fulfil your order, process your payment details or provide support services.
5.0 A cookie is a small piece of data stored into your computer that include information relating to the server your computer is logged onto, your browser type and the path from which you gained access to the site. This information is then used to research browsing habits on this website, evaluate the number of visits on this site and the pages visited and to remember you when you return to this website. Apart from the above mentioned statistical information, no other data is acquired using the cookies. Therefore, it is important that you accept cookies to gain full access to this website.
6.1 One aspect of our business is marketing with the use of advertisements on our website. In order to make this advertising more relevant to you, we may use non-personal data to associate your computer with one or more pre-defined interest categories. Advertisements that match your interest categories may then be served to your computer. By using this service you agree to provide such data to third parties.
7.0 We use industry standard methods for safeguarding personal information of users including data encryption and secure servers to increase security. However, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be fully secure because of the open nature of internet. There are chances that information can be intercepted by persons who do not have the permission to access or use it. In this event, Elan Linen shall not be held responsible for any unauthorized access and use of personal information.
Your responsibility for the information you provide
9 To keep this charter accurate and updated, we may amend it from time to time. The changes will be available on this page for the users to view. We recommend you regularly visit this page of the site.
To obtain further information regarding privacy issues, please contact us.