Privacy policy

Data Protection: The collection and storage of personal information submitted to Mountain-Chocolate is governed by the UK Data Protection Act (2003) and the EU GDPR 2018. This means we will not be divulge your details to third parties and we will not send you promotional information, by e-mail or post, unless you agree to it (by signing up to the newsletter). Under the Data Protection Act, you retain the right to access and modify any data about you held by Mountain Chocolate at any time.  Simply log into you account on the website to amend any information.

When you visit our website, or when you register your details or purchase from us, you agree to be governed by Mountain Chocolate terms and conditions.

Cookies: A cookie is a small file placed by us on your device’s hard drive. This helps us analyse web traffic and to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website by tailoring it your needs. We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you and what you’ve put in the shopping basket. Cookies provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie will not give us access to your computer or give us any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

Online Behavioural Advertising: We use third party advertising services, including Adroll and Google Adwords, which may be used to serve advertising on our behalf and to help track the effectiveness of our marketing. To enable this our website may use tracking technologies including cookies, tracking pixels, web beacons and related technologies which help collect anonymous data such as your IP address and your website interaction and which may be placed by these third parties on your device for targeted re-marketing and advertising purposes across other sites and to measure your response to our advertisements.

Online Behavioural Advertising Opt Out: Opting out does not mean you will no longer receive online advertising. It does mean that the company or companies from which you opted out will no longer customise ads based on your interests and web usage patterns using cookie-based technology

Google Advertising Opt Out: You may opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page. For further information regarding the privacy practices of our Google advertisement provider, please visit http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

Adroll Advertising Opt Out: For advertisements served on the web by AdRoll advertisers, look for the AdChoices logo in the bottom right corner of the advertising unit or banner. Click the logo to learn more about interest-based advertising, who served the advertisement and to manage your privacy and opt out options.