PRIVACY & COOKIES
PRIVACY & COOKIES
At Bobux, we are 100% committed to protecting the privacy and security of our customers and site visitors. If you have any questions about how we protect your privacy, send us an email at email@example.com.
For all our services, the data controller — the company that’s responsible for your privacy— is Australian Footwear PTY Limited.
At any time you can withdraw your consent by dropping us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use your information in a number of different ways depending on the nature of the information. The information below sets this out in detail, showing what we do, and why we do it.
We use your name and contact details to do the following:
- Deliver your purchase:
Your name and some contact details (such as delivery address) are necessary to fulfill your order.
- Send service messages by text or email, such as order updates:
Your name and contact details (such as your email address and/or phone number) help us to keep you updated on your order’s status to ensure a successful delivery.
- Send information by email, SMS, or post about our new products and services:
Your name and some contact details are used to keep you up to date with Bobux news we think you might be interested in. We only send this with your permission.
- Fraud prevention and detection:
To prevent and detect fraud against either you or Bobux.
- Show you Bobux.com adverts as you browse the web:
To keep you informed about our latest products and deals.
- Find out what you and other customers are interested in:
To ensure we are helping you with useful product suggestions
We use your payment information to do the following:
- Receive payments and give refunds:
This is necessary to fulfill our transaction with you. However, no payment information is retained by Bobux.
- Fraud prevention and detection:
To prevent and detect fraud against either you or Bobux.
We use your contact history with us (what you've said to us whether over the phone, through email or via social media) to do the following:
- Provide customer service and support:
We’re committed to helping our customers at every stage of their Bobux journey. Your previous enquiries are used by our friendly team so we can tailor our advice to help you as best we can.
- Train our staff:
We use previous enquiries to train our staff so when you contact us, you get the best possible customer service.
We use your purchase history and saved items (what you've bought or stored in your basket) to do the following:
- Purchase Bobux items:
Your selected items are saved to your basket so you can successfully checkout online.
- Provide customer service and support, and handling returns:
Details such as your order number are used so we can provide helpful customer service and successfully process returns.
- Find out what you and other customers like:
To ensure we are helping you find products you might be interested in.
We use information about your device usage. This might include whether you browse our wbesite on a mobile phone or laptop, or how you use our website and / or mobile app:
- Improve our website and setting default options for you such as language and currency:
To give you the best possible experience while interacting with our website and app
- Protect our website:
To prevent and detect fraud against either you or Bobux – unfortunate, but absolutely essential — and to meet our legal obligations about looking after your data.
We use information from accounts you link to us (what we do if you link your Twitter or Facebook accounts to us) to do the following:
- Enable you to log into our website simply and easily without having to create a specific account:
To make your Bobux experience simpler and easier, so you can purchase your items with less hassle.
- Provide product recommendations:
So we can show you products that we think you’ll really like.
We use your responses to surveys, competitions and promotions to do the following:
- Run surveys, competitions or promotions:
All surveys, competitions and promotions run by Bobux have their own terms and conditions. If they require a response from you to take part or enter, your response will be used only for the purpose of said survey/competition/promotion, which will be clarified before you can submit an entry.
You are under no obligation to provide any personal information to Bobux. However, your experience with Bobux may be affected and you may not be able to utilise some of our services. If you choose not to provide certain personal details, we will do our very best to ensure you still receive the best Bobux experience possible.
We also anonymise and aggregate personal information so we can use customer data to inform business decisions without the customers themselves being identified. We use this anonymous data for purposes including testing our IT systems, research, data analysis, improving our site and app, and developing new products and services. We also share this information with third parties
SHARING YOUR INFORMATION
We do not, and will not, sell any of your personal data - including your name, address, or email address - to any third party.
However, we do share your data with the following categories of companies as an essential part of being able to provide our services to you, as set out in this statement:
- Companies that provide services to supply your purchases to you, such as payment service providers, warehouses, order packers and delivery companies.
- Professional service providers, such as marketing agencies, advertising partners and website hosts who help us run our business.
- Credit reference agencies, law enforcement and fraud prevention agencies, so we can protect ourselves and our customers against fraud.
- Companies approved by you, such as any social media sites you’ve chosen to link to your Bobux account or payment service providers you’ve opted to use such as Afterpay (NZ and AU) or PayPal.
- The above excludes text messaging originator opt-in data and consent; this information will not be shared with any third parties
We may provide third parties with aggregated but anonymised information and analytics about our customers. We will not provide such third parties with any information that could be used to identify you.
TEXT MESSAGING MARKETING
From time to time, we use text messaging marketing on selected events such as to notify about sales and promotions. If you opt in via pop up form on our website, via a social media form, or by opting in at checkout.
If you opt into text messaging marketing, you agree that we will send you text notifications. These will not exceed 10 a month. You acknowledge that consent is not a condition for any purchase.
If you wish to unsubscribe from receiving text marketing messages and notifications reply with STOP to any mobile message sent from us or use the unsubscribe link we provided you with in any of our messages.
You understand and agree that alternative methods of opting out, such as using alternative words or requests will not be accounted as a reasonable means of opting out. Message and data rates may apply.
For any questions please text HELP to the number you received the messages from. You can also contact us for more information. If you wish to opt out please follow the procedures above.
If you have said you’d like us to, we will send you marketing messages via email to keep you informed about what we’re up to and to help you see and find our products.
You can stop receiving marketing messages from us at any time. You can do this by:
- Changing your preferences in your Bobux account settings or
- Clicking on the ‘unsubscribe’ link included in all Bobux emails or
- Contacting our Customer Service team who will update your preferences for you
Once you have indicated that you no longer wish to receive emails from Bobux, we will update your profile to ensure that you don’t receive further marketing messages from us.
Please note that stopping marketing messages will not stop service communications such as order updates.
SEEING ADVERTS FOR BOBUX ONLINE
We run online advertisements to keep you informed about Bobux, and to help you see and find our products.
Like many companies, we may show Bobux banners and ads to you when you are on other websites and apps. We do this using a variety of digital marketing networks and ad exchanges, and we use a range of advertising technologies like web beacons, pixels, ad tags, cookies, and mobile identifiers. We may also employ specific services offered by some sites and social networks, such as Facebook’s Custom Audience service.
The banners and ads you see will be based on retained information we have about you or your previous interactions with Bobux. For example, your Bobux search history, the content you read on Bobux, or the Bobux banners and ads you have previously clicked on will inform what we present to you in our online ads.
YOUR INFORMATION AND COUNTRIES OUTSIDE EUROPE
We have fulfilment centres in the USA and New Zealand which we may use for processing orders from customers in the EU. All data that is retained is for legal purposes and will be automatically deleted after 14 years, unless we are instructed otherwise.
KEEPING YOUR INFORMATION
We will retain your information for as long as you have your account, or as long as it is needed to be able to provide our services to you. In the case of any contact you may have with our Customer Service team, your details will only be retained for as long as is necessary to provide support-related reporting and trend analysis.
If reasonably necessary or required to meet legal or regulatory requirements, resolve disputes, prevent fraud and abuse, or to enforce our terms and conditions, we may also keep hold of some of your information as required, even after you have closed your account or it is no longer needed to provide the services to you.
It’s important to us that you understand your rights relating to your personal information:
- The right to be informed about how your personal information is being used
- The right to access the personal information we hold about you
- The right to request the correction of inaccurate personal information we hold about you
- The right to request that we delete your data, or stop processing it or collecting it, unless it is required for business operations such as tax or legal purposes
- The right to request that we transfer or port elements of your data either to you or another service provider
- The right to complain to your data protection regulator
CHANGES TO HOW WE PROTECT YOUR PRIVACY
We may change this page from time to time to reflect how we are processing your data.
If we make significant changes, we will make that clear on the Bobux website or other Bobux services, or by some other means of contact such as email, so that you are able to review the changes before you continue to engage with Bobux.
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These cookies allow us to measure and analyse how our customers use the site, to improve both its functionality and your shopping experience.
- Customer preference cookies
When you are browsing or shopping on Bobux, these cookies will remember your preferences (like your language or location), so we can make your shopping experience as seamless as possible, and more personal to you.
- Targeting or advertising cookies
By using our site, you agree to us placing these sorts of cookies on your device and accessing them when you visit the site in the future. If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, the “help” section in your browser should provide instructions on how to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. Further information about cookies can be found at https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-pecr/cookies-and-similar-technologies/
Please note that by deleting or disabling future cookies, your user experience may be affected and you might not be able to take advantage of certain functions of our site.
HOW TO CONTACT US
We always want to hear from our customers (especially if you feel we’ve let you down or could do better).
- Have any questions or feedback about this notice
- Would like us to stop using your information
- Want to exercise any of your rights as set out above, or have a complaint
Please don’t hesitate to contact our friendly Customer Service team, who will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
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