Privacy Policy

The protection of your personal data is very important to Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD and thus takes the compliance with privacy protection laws very seriously. Below, we will inform you of the details on how, to what extent and the purpose of the collection and use of personal data by Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD.

  1. Collection and Processing of Personal Data When Using Websites
    • When visiting our website www.kathrinkidger.co.za the following data is collected, processed and used:
      • IP address (temporary)
      • Date and time of the use of website
      • Requested Internet address (URL)
      • Type of Internet browser
      • Date, time and content of error message (if applicable)
    • The above-mentioned data is stored solely to identify and troubleshoot technical errors or misuse of the above-mentioned website and services of Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD should they occur. An analysis of the data mentioned for the creation of personal user profiles does not take place.
  2. Collection and Processing of Personal Data Upon Registration and/or Ordering Without Registration
    • On our website www.kathrinkidger.co.za we provide the opportunity to register as a user at our website.
    • Completion of a contact form is required for registration.
    • All of the data entered into the form by you is collected, processed and used by the Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD solely for the purpose of (potential) order processing as well as our own legitimate commercial interests.
    • The storage and use of your personal data always occurs in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations.
    • Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD is entitled to collect and process anonymous user information for demographic purposes and to use such information for statistical, trend-recognition, quality assurance and market research purposes and to pass on such anonymous data to third parties.
  3. Cookies
    • During a visit to the www.kathrinkidger.co.za website so-called cookies are used. Cookies are small text files that are sent to the user’s browser and stored on the computer to save them as an anonymous identifier.
    • Through the use of cookies, the visitor can be identified as an authorized user during the visit to the www.kathrinkidger.co.za website.
    • This is necessary to avoid entries already made on some applications do not need to be submitted again.
    • A cookie contains only information supplied by a server and/or entered on request by the user (e.g. domain, path, expiry date, cookie name and value).
    • Personal data is not collected by cookies.
    • A cookie cannot spy on a hard disk.
    • If you wish, you can restrict the storage of all cookies through your web browser general or decide yourself whether you want to allow storage or not.
    • The rejection of cookies can result in some pages not being displayed correctly.
  4. Google Analytics
    • We also use Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; „Google“).
    • Google Analytics uses cookies, which enable an analysis of how you use the Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD websites.
    • The information collected by the cookie about your use of the Kathrin Kidger Designs website is transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there.
    • Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, for compiling reports on website activity for us and for providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage.
    • Google may also forward this information to third parties if it is required to do so by law or if third parties process this data on its behalf.
    • Under no circumstances will Google associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
    • You can prevent the installation of the Google Analytics cookie on your computer by adjusting your browser accordingly.
    • You may object to the collection and storage of data for Google Analytics at any time with effect for the future by using a Google browser plug-in (available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
  5. Links to external Websites
    • Our website www.kathrinkidger.co.za contains links to other websites that are not operated by Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD.
    • If the user visits such websites, they should pay attention to the data protection regulations on those websites as well as other information.
    • Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the data protection standards and the handling of personal data of other companies.
  6. Newsletter
    • The e-mail address you specified during registration is only used by Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD for sending information related to Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD and its services including the sending of newsletters, but only if the appropriate box was clicked during registration to expressly agree to the sending of e-mails.
    • You have the right to unsubscribe to information and newsletters Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD.
    • To do so, please send an e-mail request to info@kathrinkidger.com or click the unsubscribe link in the footer of a newsletter email.
  7. Facebook Plugins
    • The www.kathrinkidger.co.za website contains social plugins (“plugins”) from the social network facebook.com, which is operated by Facebook Ireland Limited, Hanover Reach, 5-7 Hanover Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Facebook”), which forwards the data from the plugins to Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
    • The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or additionally “Facebook Social Plugin”.
    • When you access a Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD website that includes such a plugin, your browser establishes a connection to the Facebook servers.
    • The content of the plugin is transmitted directly from Facebook to your browser and integrated into the website.
    • Through the integration of plugins, the IP address assigned to you is made known to Facebook as well as the information that the user of the IP address accessed the website you visited.
    • If you are signed in to Facebook, Facebook can identify you as a visitor and as owner of the account.
    • When you interact with plugins, for instance by clicking the “Like” button or making a comment, the corresponding information will be transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there.
    • Purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook as well as your rights and the possible settings to protect your privacy can be found in Facebook’s data protection policy (http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/).
  8. Google+ Plugins
    • Our websites uses the “+1” button provided by Google+, a social network operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
    • This button is shown as the “+1” or “g+” logo on white or colored background.
    • When you visit a page of the Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD website that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Google servers.
    • Google directly transfers the “+1” button content to your browser which embeds it into the website.
    • We thus have no influence on the data gathered by the Google plugin.
    • According to Google, no personal data is collected without clicking on the button.
    • Only if you are logged into Google+, such data, including the IP address, is collected and processed.
    • For information on the purpose and scope of how information is collected, treated and used by Google, as well as your rights and settings to protect your privacy, please refer to the Google +1 Button Privacy Policy at: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ and the FAQ Section at: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/faq/
    • If you are a Google+ member and do not want Google to collect information about you via our website and link it to your member information stored at Google, you must log out of Google+ before visiting our website.
  9. Twitter Plugins
    • Our websites use the Twitter service, a microblogging service operated by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA.
    • This service is displayed as “Twitter” or “Follow”, combined with a symbol of a stylized blue bird. Via these buttons it is possible to share or follow the website content.
    • When you visit a page of the Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD) website that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Twitter servers.
    • Twitter directly transfers the content to your browser which embeds it into the website.
    • We thus have no influence on the data gathered by the Twitter plugin.
    • According to Twitter, no personal data is collected without clicking on the button.
    • Only if you click the Twitter buttons, your IP-address and URL is processed to Twitter, but only for the purpose to display the buttons on the visited websites.
    • Purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Twitter as well as your rights and the possible settings to protect your privacy can be found in Twitter’s data privacy policy.
  10. Pinterest Plugins
    • Our websites use Pinterest plugins, a social network service operated by Pinterest Inc., 635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94301, USA.
    • This service is displayed as “Pin it-Button” on our websites. Via this service users can link Kathrin Kidger Designs website contents to their own Pinterest accounts.
    • When you interact with the Pinterest plugin, the corresponding information will be transmitted from your browser directly to Pinterest.
    • For information on the purpose and scope of how information is collected, treated and used by Pinterest, as well as your rights and settings to protect your privacy, please refer to the Pinterest Privacy Policy at: http://about.pinterest.com/privacy/.
  11. Transfer of Personal Data to Third Parties
    • Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD only shares or transmits users’ personal data with third parties when necessary for the purpose of order processing or billing purposes, when the user gives their express consent or when Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD is legally required to disclose personal data.
    • In this case, we cooperate with other companies to fulfil our clients’ requests, we make sure that the handling of your data occurs in compliance with the effective data protection laws.
  12. Contact Data for Your Objection to the use of Your Details
    • If you would like information on the data stored about you, or wish to change or delete it, please send an e-mail to info@kathrinkidger.com or a letter to:
      • Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD
        331 Cowey Road
        Morningside
        Durban
        4001
    • Upon request we will inform you of the personal data we have stored about you in writing and in compliance with applicable law.
    • If you request it, Kathrin Kidger Designs (PTY) LTD will delete all information stored about you, unless a legal obligation to store this data exists.