PHAIDON

Information and Cookies Policy

Our primary goal in collecting personal information from you is to provide you with a smooth, efficient, and personalised experience while using our services. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customise our service to make your experience easier and quicker.

We use a web analytics tool to analyse site usage, how our users arrive at our site, what they do on the site, what browser they are using and on what operating system etc. However, this analytics data, collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site, is not tied to personally identifiable information.

Cookies. We use a number of different cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit http://www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.

Session Cookies

We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you and what you’ve put in the shopping basket. These we deem strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site may not work

Persistent Cookies

We use some persistent cookies to enhance the relevancy of information displayed on the site. User data is anonymous.

Google Analytics – we use this to understand how the site is being used in order to improve the user experience. User data is all anonymous.

Social Media Third Party Cookies

To enrich our website content, sometimes we may embed video content from other social media websites such as YouTube or Vimeo.   As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded, you may be presented with cookies from these websites.  Phaidon Press has no control or liability over these cookies set, so you should check the relevant third party's cookie policy for more information.

We also offer a 'share page' widget on some of our web pages, where content can be shared easily on Facebook or Twitter. These sites may set a cookie when you are logged into their service.  Phaidon Press has no control or liability over these cookies set, so you should check the relevant third party's cookie policy for more information.

Web beacons. Our Web pages contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) and are used along with cookies to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used and may be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails and links have been opened by recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications and marketing campaigns.

Payment Processing. In order to process payments online we require the billing address for the credit card used and our external payment provider, DataCash, requires your credit card details. We don't store the credit card details on our server but we do store the billing details and a unique reference to your card details on the DataCash server so that you can re-order again without having to re-enter your card details. This is done on a secure DataCash server and data passing between Phaidon Press servers and DataCash are encrypted using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)