LAST UPDATED 1ST May 2018
Who we are
Brugal is ultimately owned by The Edrington Group Limited, a private limited company (registered in Scotland No. 36374), and our registered office is at Edrington, 100 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3DN (“Edrington”).
What types of Personal Data do we collect about our Consumers?
How do we collect your personal data?
We collect your personal data when:
How do we use your personal data?
Edrington (and trusted partners acting on our behalf) use your personal data:
What is our legal reason for holding personal data?
Data protection laws require us to state our legal reason for processing your personal data.
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Edrington also collects and uses your personal data because it is necessary for:
Our legitimate interests
The normal legal basis for processing consumer data, is that it is necessary for the legitimate interests of Edrington, including:
What are your rights?
You have a number of rights under the data protection laws in relation to the way we process your personal data, namely:
If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact [email protected]
Who do we share your Personal Data with?
To effectively fulfil our obligations to you, and to provide you with certain benefits, we use a number of trusted and reliable third parties to carry out functions which involve the processing of your Personal Data. These include IT, delivery and marketing service providers.
Some of the third party service providers we use may be based outside of the European Economic Area (including our subsidiary company Brugal & Co S.A.), but we will only transfer personal data to these service providers where we are satisfied that adequate levels of protection and security controls are in place to protect your personal data. We impose contractual obligations on service providers relating to data protection and security which means that they can only use your personal data to provide services to Edrington or to you, and no other purpose.
We may provide information to others (such as governmental or law enforcement agencies) in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (i) enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions; (ii) comply with any legal claims raised against Edrington; (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of Edrington; or (iv) protect the rights, property or safety of the public.
If Edrington becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, or other transaction involving the sale of some or all of our assets, user information, including personal information collected from you through your use of our Website, could be included in the transferred assets. Should such an event occur, we will use reasonable means to notify you, either through email and/or a prominent notice on the Website.
How long do we keep your personal data?
We will not retain your personal data for longer than necessary for the purposes set out in this Policy. Different retention periods will apply to different types of data. If you wish to have your data deleted or removed please contact [email protected]
How do we protect your personal data?
Edrington is committed to keeping your personal data safe and secure. To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the correct usage of personal data, we monitor and adjust our physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the personal data we collect online.
If you have any questions or concerns about the way in which your Personal Data is processed, please contact [email protected].
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You have the right to complain about data protection matters to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
The ICO is the UK’s independent body set up to uphold information rights. You can find out more about the ICO on its website (https://ico.org.uk/). The ICO can be contacted by calling 0303 123 1113.
This policy may change from time to time. If we change anything important we will notify or contact you.