Should you require further clarification or the complete
Copyright We take User privacy seriously and takes reasonable
efforts to protect it. We have created this Privacy
Policy (hereafter “Policy”) in order to share with you
our information collection and use practices. AS MORE
CLEARLY DEFINED HEREIN, WE WILL NEVER KNOWINGLY SELL OR
ASSIGN YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION WITHOUT YOUR KNOWLEDGE
AND/OR APPROVAL. Please read this Policy carefully
before sharing any personally identifiable information
By using, registering or placing an order on this
website at http://www.thirstys.co.za, you consent to the
collection, use and transfer of your information under
the terms of this policy. Since this is a growing web
site and because Internet technologies are constantly
evolving, this Policy is subject to change at any time
and any changes will be posted on this page.
This Policy works hand-in-hand with the Terms and
Conditions of Use, found elsewhere on the web site.
For the purposes of the Data protection Act 1998, the
Data Controller is Thirsty's Closed Corporation, Unit 11,
William Street, Northampton NN1 3EW. Our contact details
are located on this page: Contact Us.
What personally identifiable information does
Thirsty's Closed Corporation collect and how is it used?
When you visit, register or order products or services
on http://www.thirstys.co.za you may be asked to provide
certain information about yourself including your name,
email address, home or business address and other
information. Thirsty's Closed Corporation will not collect
personally identifiable information from Users while
they use the web site, unless they voluntarily provide
it to us or authorise us to collect such information.
Users may provide other information about themselves, in
addition to the mandatory Personal Information
(hereafter “Voluntary Information").
Thirsty's Closed Corporation may use or disclose User’s
personally identifiable information to: 1. Operate and manage the Company web site; 2. Enable you to participate in interactive features of
our service, when you choose to do so; 3. Provide products/services that have been requested by
User; 4. Respond to other inquires or requests by User. 5. Provide User with information about specials, sales
or new products or services that Thirsty's Closed Corporation
will introduce in the future. 6. It’s partners and/or vendors in order to fulfil
orders from User.
In order to provide the best services to User,
Thirsty's Closed Corporation may disclose User name on certain
pages at http://www.thirstys.co.za. We may also disclose
personally identifiable information in the establishment
or exercise of legal rights or defences against legal
claims, to comply with applicable laws or regulations,
to comply with a valid legal process, such as a search
warrant, subpoena or court order or to investigate
suspected fraud or a violation of our Terms and
Conditions of Use. We will never sell User information
to any 3rd-party not affiliated with www.thirstys.co.za
Limited, without consent, except in connection with the
sale or merger of Thirsty's Closed Corporation or the division
responsible for such services provided.
Thirsty's Closed Corporation may also use such Voluntary
Information for marketing its products and services to
User unless User has ‘opted out’ of receiving such
marketing information from us. User may ‘opt out’ by
contacting Customer Service using our contact details
which are located on this page: Contact Us .
Thirsty's Closed Corporation may, from time to time, send or
post surveys or requests for User Feedback in order to
help us make our web site and services better. Any
responses we receive from Users will be used only to
evaluate our web site and services and no personally
identifiable information from respondents will be shared
with any non-employees of Company, except that
information provided in the Feedback/Comments areas.
Thirsty's Closed Corporation may, from time to time, send
notices about special offers, promotions or contests. If
User signs up to participate in any of these, we will
collect User’s email address. If you are chosen for a
promotion or as a winner in a contest, you give
Thirsty's Closed Corporation permission to use your name,
image and other information about you, for marketing
To maintain customer service standards and to assist
staff training, we may record and monitor incoming
What non-personally identifiable information does
company collect and how is it used?
Company collects and tracks certain non-personally
identifiable information, including, but not limited to,
IP numbers and browser type, access times, domain names,
usage habits and other information which does not
specifically identify any individual.
Company may use and disclose non-personally identifiable
information for any number of reasons, including but not
limited to, working with business partners and improving
our web site and services
Disclosure of your
information The information you provide to us may be accessed by or
given to third parties some of whom may be located
outside the European Economic Area who act for us for
the purposes set out in this policy or for other
purposes approved by you. Those parties process
information, fulfil and deliver orders, process credit
card payments and provide support services on our
behalf. We may also pass aggregate information on the
usage of our website to third parties but this will not
include information that can be used to identify you.
Where you have consented when providing us with your
details, we may also allow other companies in our group,
to contact you occasionally about products and services
which may be of interest to you. They may contact you by
e-mail. If you change your mind about being contacted by
these companies in the future, please let us know. Our
Contact Details can be found on this page: Contact Us.
You agree that we may disclose your identity and contact
details to (1) any third party who claims to us that any
material posted or uploaded by you to our site
constitutes a violation of their intellectual property
rights or their rights of privacy, and (2) to other
companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud
protection and credit risk reduction.
Finally, if our business enters into a joint venture
with or is sold to or merged with another business
entity, your information may be disclosed to our new
business partners or owners.
Countries outside the European Economic Area do not
always have strong data protection laws. However, we
will always take steps to ensure, so far as reasonably
possible, that your information is used by third parties
in accordance with this policy. Unfortunately, the
transmission of information via the internet is not
completely secure. Although we will do our best to
protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the
security of your data transmitted to our site; any
transmission is at your own risk.
Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise
share, sell or distribute any of the information you
provide to us without your consent.