Multiknit (Pty) Limited and its associated companies respect your privacy. This privacy statement outlines the type of personal information we may collect about you and how we may use it. We may update this statement from time to time, so please check it occasionally. By using our websites and/or providing personal information to us, you agree to the terms of this statement.
“Personal Information” includes information such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, IP address, activities and product preferences. Generally, you may visit our websites and enjoy our products without providing us with any personal information. However, from time to time we may need to collect your personal information for a specific purpose, for example in order to allow you to take part in a competition or product promotion. You may also decide to allow us to contact you about our products. We will always endeavour to ensure that there is information readily available to you concerning the purposes for which your information is being processed. We will not use your information for any other purposes.
In common with many other businesses, we derive statistical data from the personal information we collect in order to analyse the effectiveness of our sales and marketing. We may share this statistical data with third parties, but not in a form which allows you to be identified or targeted.
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a set of numbers that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you log on to your internet service provider or through your organization’s local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). Web servers automatically identify your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your session online.
Our websites may provide links to websites operated by companies outside the Multiknit (Pty) Ltd Group as a service to our users. This privacy statement does not apply to those sites. Please ensure you check the legal and privacy statements posted on each site you visit.
Personal information includes information such as your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address. Generally, you may visit our website without providing us with any personal information. However, from time to time we may need to collect your personal information for a specific purpose, for example providing you with information that you have requested. We may also have statutory obligations to collect your personal information, such as the obligation to collect data on ethnic origin and disabilities under South African employment equity legislation (applied only to South African residents during the application process). If there are other purposes for which we will use your personal information, we will tell you at the time of collection. By providing this information, you consent to the use and disclosure of your personal information for the purposes notified.
We may disclose your personal information to our associated companies and to third parties for the purposes made known to you. Apart from this, we will not sell, transfer or disclose your personal information to third parties unless we have your express consent, if we need to do so in order to fulfil any request you may have made, or where we are lawfully requested to make disclosure by a regulator or a law enforcement authority.
From time to time we may need to transfer your personal information from one jurisdiction to another. In such cases we will always endeavour to ensure that your information will be treated in accordance with the standard applicable in your stated country of residence.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We have put physical and technical procedures in place to maintain this. Only authorised staff has access to your information.
If you have submitted personal information to us and would like to see it, to delete it from our records, or to update it, then please use the opt-out or unsubscribe tools on any marketing email you may receive from us, or visit the contact us page.
We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Google Analytics set cookies to:
Our Google Analytics only set first party cookies.
The analytics cookies used by our website have the following names: _ga, _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmt, _utmv, _utmx and _utmz.
The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.
In addition to what is specified in this document, the User can manage preferences for Cookies directly from within their own browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing them. Through the browser preferences, it is also possible to delete Cookies installed in the past, including the Cookies that might possibly have saved the consent for the installation of Cookies by this website. It is important to note that by disabling all Cookies, the functioning of this site may be compromised. Users can find information about how to manage Cookies in their browser at the following addresses: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Microsoft Windows Edge.
Further questions? See the contact us page for details of how to submit questions and suggestions regarding this privacy statement.