Privacy Policy

Birgit Israel takes the privacy of our customers very seriously. We value our customers and respect your privacy. We collect information about you through our website in an effort to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions. Neither your name nor anything about you is sold or shared with any other non-affiliated company or agency, except that we may share your information under certain circumstances with outside consultants or companies, but only for the purpose of enabling those consultants or companies to help this site function or assist us in our business.

This Privacy Policy describes the Personal Information we collect about you, why we collect it, how we use it and when we share it with third parties. Our Privacy Policy also describes the choices you can make about how we collect and use certain information.

TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
The phrases “personally identifiable information” or “personal information” mean any information by which you can be identified, such as your name, address, telephone number etc.
You can visit most of our web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. If we do collect such personally identifiable information, we typically use it for the purpose of enabling us to contact you directly, for contests and for promotions for example. The following are some examples of how such information might be collected and used:

EMAIL NEWSLETTER
Our email newsletter is used to communicate new product availability, showroom events, promotions and discounts. If a user requests to receive our email newsletters, they need to provide a valid e-mail address.

PURCHASING PRODUCTS
When purchasing Birgit Israel products, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself, such as your name, shipping/billing address, telephone number, email address, credit card information etc. We also maintain a record of your online product purchases. Whether or not to provide such information is completely your own choice. But if you choose not to provide the information we request, you may be unable to purchase products, or access certain services, offers and content on our website as a guest.

OPTING OUT
We want to communicate with you only if you want to hear from us. If you prefer not to receive information from us please let us know by sending your written request via email to info@birgitisrael.com, or via postal mail to Birgit Israel, UNIT G6, Design Centre East, Chelsea Harbour, London, SW10 0XF, UK. You may also contact us at +44 (0)207 376 7255. Please provide your full name and email address when making this request. Please note that it may take up to two weeks for your request to become effective.

COOKIES
Birgit Israel may use cookies from time to time. A cookie is a unique text file that a website can send to your browser software. Cookies enable our website to tailor information presented to you based on your browsing preferences. Birgit Israel may use cookies to personalize pages you view, mark or unmark links, or to remember your preferences. If you do not want Birgit Israel website to deploy cookies in your browser, you can set your browser to reject cookies or to notify you when a website tries to put a cookie in your browser software. Rejecting cookies may affect your ability to use of some of the products and/or services at our website.

SSL SECURITY
Your Birgit Israel account information is password protected for your privacy and security. Birgit Israel will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or e-mail. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and account information. Remember to sign out of your account and close your browser window when you have completed your shopping to help ensure that others cannot access your personal information. In addition, when you submit sensitive information via the checkout on our website, such as a credit card number, that information is encrypted and protected by Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
Please be aware that our site may contain links to other sites hosted by third parties. Birgit Israel does not control and is thus not responsible for the content or privacy practices and policies of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.