Webstore Privacy Policy

Welcome to the 1001 Inventions webstore. We understand that you care how your personal information is used and we appreciate that you trust us to do that carefully and sensibly. 

This Privacy Policy is designed to help you understand how we collect and use your personal information, and to help you to make informed decisions when using our websites and any features on them, including any registration and e-commerce services.

This Privacy Policy applies to all the pages on our sites and any features of them, including any areas that require registration. However, it won’t apply to any third-party sites which are linked to our sites. We recommend that you read the privacy policy of any such sites that you visit, as we are not responsible for them.

This Privacy Policy takes effect from the 11/08/2014

Who controls the data and where is it stored?

Your personal data is collected, processed and used by 1001 Inventions Ltd, registered company in the UK number: 6634085, registered address: 3 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2AQ, United Kingdom.

All our customer account and order data is stored within a secure database system with strict access controls and regular off-site backups. All our internal data processes meet International Standards Organisation (ISO) standards. Card payment information will be handled at all times in accordance with our strict management policies. We do not store any cardholder data.

We use appropriate security measures on our own systems, but the internet is not a secure medium and we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted via the internet.

What data do we collect?

We collect personal data that you voluntarily provide to us when you register for an account with or perform a transaction via our online webstore, as well as any personal data we require in connection with processing orders.

We offer an anonymous checkout option when using the online webstore, which allows you to provide the minimum amount of data necessary in order to make your order and maintain maximum privacy. You do not need an account with us for anonymous checkout.
Data provided for an anonymous checkout may include: name, address, postcode, order details, contact telephone number (optional) and email address (optional, providing us with an email address allows you to receive order and despatch confirmation emails), as well as your payment details, which are handled by our payment service providers. You may also have the option to provide us with some feedback about 1001 Inventions and our products.

Alternatively, you have the option to register for an account on our website. We can offer a number of additional services for customers who choose to register. The information you provide allows us to assist you to make any future purchases more quickly, and, optionally, contact you with more information on our products and services, as well as discounts and updates from 1001 Inventions.

Data provided when registering an account and for subsequent checkout may include: name, delivery address, postcode, order details, contact telephone number and email address, as well as your payment details, which are handled by our payment service providers. You will need to create a password and let us know whether or not you would like to receive email updates about our products and services, and you will also have the option to provide us with some feedback about 1001 Inventions and our products.

How do we use the data?

1001 Inventions and its partners will use the transaction data you provide to process your orders, to handle your payment, to communicate with you relating to your order and to handle product returns and customer services requests.

If you register for an account with us and select the appropriate option, we may use the information you provide to inform you about products and services offered by us, to improve the products and services offered to you, for marketing, statistical or analytical purposes, and otherwise to better meet the needs and preferences of our customers. We will not allow unrelated third parties to use your personal information for marketing without your consent.

We may also use account information to inform you of activities and events we are involved in, and invite you to participate in surveys, discussions and prize draws and ask for your views on our services. Participation in surveys and discussion forums is entirely voluntary. Survey information will be used for market research with the aim of improving our services.
You may unsubscribe from being contacted by us with product information or for surveys at any time.

Will 1001 Inventions share this data with anyone else?

It may be necessary to disclose your personal information to third parties if we believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with law, regulation, legal process or government request; or to enforce the terms of any of our policies; or to protect the rights, property or safety of 1001 Inventions, our associates, or our customers. This may include assistance in fraud protection and investigation.

We use third party service providers to perform certain business functions for us, which may include Fulfilment, IT services, Customer Service for the online webstore, and other functions. We may provide your personal information to these third party agents, consultants and contractors to perform those functions on our behalf.

In connection with fulfilling your order and other requests from you, we may provide your personal information to credit card companies and delivery services or other third parties engaged by us.

No information given to third parties in order to fulfil your order will be used for marketing purposes, nor will any information be given to any third party not involved in fulfilling your order unless required to comply with the law or protect the rights of 1001 Inventions and our customers as stated above.

What are your rights with regard to your data?

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by ticking or un-ticking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data or by emailing info@1001inventions.com.

As well as opting out of marketing communications, you also have the option to provide us with the minimum amount of data required to process your order by using our anonymous checkout option (See What data do we collect? for more details).

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates, who will operate their own privacy policies.

What if you’re under 18?

We do want to ensure your privacy and safety when using this website, so if you are under 18, please be sure to read this Privacy Policy with your parent or guardian and ask them questions about anything you don’t understand. Please get their permission before you provide 1001 Inventions with any personal information.

What happens if there are changes to this privacy policy?

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. The date at which the privacy policy was last changed, and from which the current privacy policy applies, will always be listed in the introduction to the privacy policy, and at the bottom of the page.

Abuses of this Privacy Policy

Any improper collection or misuse of personal information via this website is in violation of this Privacy Policy. Please report abuse by emailing info@1001inventions.com.

You agree not to misuse any personal information available on our Site or to gather it or use robots or other automated scripts, codes or functionalities to do so.
We may immediately suspend or terminate your access to our site without notice if we become aware that you are in breach of applicable terms and conditions of use or of this Privacy Policy.

Who should I contact if I have questions about this privacy policy?

Please contact us at info@1001inventions.com

This Privacy Policy takes effect from the 11/08/2014. We reserve the right to change our data practices from time to time.