privacy policy

Privacy Policy

DrinksPlinks understand the trust you put in us when you share your personal details, and we promise to use it carefully to maintain your trust in us.  This notice describes our Privacy Policy and by visiting DrinksPlinks, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.


What Personal Information Does DrinksPlinks gather?

The information we gather from customers helps us to provide a tailored message which is most relevant to you, and to improve your experience with us.   We gather this information:


Information You Share With Us:

We receive and store any information you enter on our website or give us in any other way. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customising future shopping for you, improving our store, and communicating with you.  


Automatic Information:

We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. As you will notice on most websites now, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses DrinksPlinks. Scroll to the bottom of this page to see examples of the information we receive. 


What are Cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser and to provide features such as Automatic Login and permanent Shopping Carts for storage of items in your Shopping Cart between visits. You can at any time choose not to share your cookies, this may affect some of our features which could result in not being able to access some of our offers and best features. 


Email Notifications:

We know you are busy, so we make our emails as interesting and relevant as possible.  We will usually receive an email when you open an email from us. At any time you can choose to stop our emails by choosing ‘Unsubscribe’ at the bottom of the newsletter. 


We Don’t Share:

We appreciate the trust you put in us and we will not share your information with any third parties unless they are directly part of your order process, which includes fulfilling orders, posting and delivering packages, providing marketing assistance.  These third parties are part of the team who help us to provide the very best service to you, and they are bound by our Privacy Policy not to share your information.  We regularly request an update on their software to ensure to avoid any cyber security breaches.  You may receive emails from us that include other brands, however this email will always be sent from us.


We Don’t Share Unless:

If we need to comply with the law, we will release account and other personal information accordingly.  This may be to protect the rights, property, or safety of DrinksPlinks, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.


Your Consent:

Other than mentioned already, you will receive notification when information about you might go to third parties, however you will have an opportunity to opt out of sharing your information.


You Have Control to Choose?

You may choose not to provide information at any time, can update your information in your account pages, and can opt out of emails.  We’d love to keep your email information on hand so you can be the first to know about any new releases, special offers etc, however it’s always your choice.


Conditions of Use:

If you choose to visit DrinksPlinks, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of Australia.


Information You Give Us

We collect your name, email, address and phone number.  We generally do not store any payment details.

We may collect, store or use your Personal Information if:

  • it is necessary for us to provide you with our products and service that you have requested;
  • it is necessary for us to comply with our legal obligations;
  • we have obtained your consent from you to do so;
  • It is specifically for our marketing and business purposes
  • it is necessary for our contractors to fulfil their work and for our own internal purposes 
  • the assets of DrinksPlinks are sold or the business interests of DrinksPlinks are acquired by another party.  In that case you will be asked to consent to the control of your Personal Information being transferred to the new owner.

We will only collect, store or use your personal information if we believe it is relevant to conducting our business with you, including to ensure that we can maintain contact with you.

Contact with you may be verbal, electronic or written. The reason for the contact may be to advise you that your products have been dispatched or maintain a relationship with you (e.g. notify you about promotions and upcoming events or share brand news and content).

If we do not collect your Personal Information then we may not be able to contact you or process the orders you place for our products.


Automatic Information

Examples of the information we collect and analyze include the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; email address; password; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; purchase history; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our Website, including date and time; cookie number; and products you viewed or searched for.

 

Changes To Our Privacy Policy

From time to time, our policies will be reviewed and may be revised according to new legislation or software. We reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy at any time.  The use of information that we gather now is subject to the Privacy Notice in effect at the time of use.  We may send periodic reminders of our notices and conditions by email, unless you have instructed us not to.  We recommend you check our website frequently to see recent changes.