PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY

1. PRIVACY POLICY

1.1. By using the GERi Website, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy, the terms and conditions of which are contained in this document.

1.2. We are committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to all the web pages related to the GERi Website. All the information gathered on the GERi Website is used to personally identify Online Shoppers that visit, browse, subscribe to and/or purchase Products on the GERi Website/Studio 88 Online Store. The information obtained from the GERi Website, will be treated as confidential and will not be used for anything other than that which is stated in the Online Shopping Terms. None of the information will be sold or made available to other parties, unless they are Third Party Provider, partner and/or affiliate of Studio 88, in which case the information shall only be utilised for the purpose which is stated in the Online Shopping Terms.

1.3. Should you decide to create a personal profile/account on the GERi Website, you may be required to provide personal information (the "Personal Information") which is required by Studio 88 to identify you personally as an Online Shopper including but not limited to the following:

1.3.1. your name and surname;

1.3.2. identity number and/or date of birth;

1.3.3. physical/postal address;

1.3.4. preferred contact details/information;

1.3.5. demographical information such as, your marital status and/or gender; and/or

1.3.6. information collected automatically when you visit the Site that is not included in the above.

1.4. By creating a personal profile/account on the GERi Website, you consent, confirm and authorise Studio to use your Personal Information to:

1.4.1. Process Orders that you have submitted;

1.4.2. Inform you of the status of the relevant Order/(s);

1.4.3. Carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into by you and ourselves;

1.4.4 Deal with any entries made by you on the GERi Website, into any competition;

1.4.5. Seek your views, feedback and/or comments on the services we provide via the GERi Website;

1.4.6. Notify you of any changes to our Online Shopping Terms and/or policies that relate to your use of the GERi Website, as well as our services generally;

1.4.7. Send you communications, which you have requested and/or that may be of interest to you. These may include information about sales campaigns, activities, promotions of our associated companies’ goods and services (please note that in this regard, you will have the option to opt out of any communications, at any time, should wish to not receive same in the future).

1.4.8. Studio 88 via the GERi Website, may collect certain information about your visit on the GERi Website, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the GERi Website; the pages that you access while you are on the GERi Website and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to the GERi Website. This information is used to help improve the GERi Website, analyse trends, and administer the GERi Website.

1.5. We are committed to ensuring that your Personal Information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect from the GERi Website.

1.6. We reserve the right to modify and change the Privacy Policy, from time to time, at our sole discretion. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by publishing such changes on the GERi Website.

1.7. If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please send us an email to [email protected] 

2. COOKIES POLICY

2.1. By using the GERi Website, you signify your acceptance of our Cookies’ Policy, the terms and conditions of which are contained hereinunder.

2.2. The GERi Website is operated by Studio 88 together with a Third-Party Service Provider namely, Ecomplete, being an ecommerce company, that Studio 88 has partnered with to assist with the administration running of the GERi Website. Studio 88 via the GERi Website, makes use of “cookies” to distinguish you from other Online Shoppers, to assist Studio 88 in providing you with an optimal experience when you browse the GERi Websites and to improve the GERi Website.

2.3. A cookie is a small text file which is downloaded and stored on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. Where cookie technology is not available, an anonymous identifier may be used. An anonymous identifier is a random string of characters used for the same purposes as a cookie.

2.4. Your browser accesses the cookie file only when you visit the GERi Website that generated it. This helps to ease your navigation by automatically logging you in and remembering things like your preferences and what’s in your shopping basket. Cookies allow websites like the GERi Website to deliver you a personalised shopping experience.

2.5. The information stored within any given cookie can only be accessed by the GERi Website that created it and cookies are limited to communicating only the information that you have disclosed to the GERi Website.

2.6. By making use of “cookies”, Studio 88 are able to keep track of the domains which Online Shoppers visit regularly and to measure their activity at these domains. Studio 88 also use the cookies to determine and measure how regularly and for how long Online Shoppers view different sections of the GERi Website, so as to improve the functionality of the GERi Website.

2.7. By visiting the GERi Website with your browser settings adjusted to allow cookies you are consenting to the use of non-essential cookies and acknowledging our use of essential cookies for the purposes outlined here in above, in order to provide you with a fully functional, tailored online shopping experience.

2.8. If at any time, you wish to, remove cookies placed on your device by Studio 88 via the GERi Websites, or stop Studio 88 via the GERi Websites placing further cookies on your device, you can do this at any time, by following the procedure set out in clause 2.9 here in below.

2.9. Managing cookies: Enabling and Disabling

2.9.1. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when websites set or access cookies. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of the GERi Website may become inaccessible or not function properly.

2.9.2. If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your shopping experience on the GERi Website will be limited to browsing and researching; you won't be able to add Products to your basket or Order Products. To enable and manage cookies, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the 'Help' menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone's handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

2.10. Changes to this cookies policy and more information

2.10.1. We reserve the right to make amends to this Cookies’ Policy, from time to time, in our sole discretion. If we make any changes to this Cookies’ Policy, we will notify you by positing such changes on the GERi Website. We may also notify you of any changes to our Cookies’ Policy by updating our cookie banner/ pop-up from time to time.

2.10.2. If you have any further questions, comments or requests regarding our cookies policy or how we use cookies on the GERi Websites, then you can contact us on 011 474 2245