all services and other activities that are offered by us on or through our websites (an Amazon mechant
URL, an eBay merchant URL and http://www.abshop.co.uk/). (Our websites, all the web pages that are
part of the websites, and such activities are hereafter collectively referred to as the “Websites.”)
ABSHOPCOUK (hereafter referred to as “ABSHOPCOUK”) is the responsible party as referred to in
the DPA (“Data Protection Act 1988”) and, for the purposes of the EU 2016/679 (“General Data
Protection Regulation”, alias GDPR), ABSHOPCOUK is the effective Data Controller of the website
reachable at www.abshop.co.uk. ABSHOPCOUK may use affiliates’ or reputable third parties’ services
for the processing of personal data collected on or through the Websites. By using or accessing our
For “Customer” or “Client” we intend a person or company purchaser of one or more products/services
provided by us.
1. About Our Websites
1.1 Our Websites offer a range of services created by ABSHOPCOUK, as well as products/services
independently developed by our partners.
Registering to our website, you confirm to have read and understood following guidelines.
2. The Information We Collect
The information that Amazon / we collect includes (among others) the following:
A)IP address, Cookies, and Web Beacons
2.1 When you visit our Websites, our servers automatically save your computer’s IP address. IP
addresses will be collected, along with information about the actual web pages that you visit on the
Websites. If you arrive at the Websites via a link from another website, the URL of the linking website
and the URL of any website that you link to next will also be collected. We primary catch this
information to prevent any use of TOR software or the usage of any VPN or similar bypass service.
2.2 In addition, we store certain information from your browser, using “cookies.” A cookie is a piece
of data stored on the user’s computer and is tied to information about the user. ABSHOPCOUK may
experience on the Websites, including the following:
(a) to operate and improve offerings on the Websites;
(b) to help authenticate you when you are on the Websites;
(c) to remember your preferences and registration information, as applicable;
(d) to present and help measure and research the effectiveness of ABSHOPCOUK’ offerings,
advertisements, and email communications; and (e) to customize the content and advertisements provided to you through the Websites.
2.3 ABSHOPCOUK may also use ad network providers to help present advertisements on the
presenting, better targeting, and measuring of the effectiveness of their advertisements, using data
gathered over time and across their networks of web pages to determine or predict the characteristics
and preferences of their audiences. ABSHOPCOUK offers some services in connection with other
websites. Personal information that you provide to those sites may be sent to ABSHOPCOUK in order
to deliver these services. ABSHOPCOUK processes such information in accordance with this Privacy
2.4 ABSHOPCOUK may also use third-party payment service providers (“PSP”), offering payment
transaction services to ABSHOPCOUK in order to sell a product or service through the Websites.
Whenever you buy something from the Websites, the information that you provide to the PSP is subject
to their privacy policies, not ours. You explicitly consent that ABSHOPCOUK may provide personal
information collected from you to a PSP for the purpose of the offering of the payment-transaction
service whenever you buy something from the Website(s) and that such PSP may use such data for
(statistical) analysis of payment transactions. ABSHOPCOUK shall be allowed to notify a PSP
regarding a user that engages in (or who a party believes has engaged in) any activity that is illegal, that
violates any person’s rights, or that led to such user’s suspension or termination of use of the Websites.
2.5 ABSHOPCOUK may share demographic information (certain anonymous information about you
as a user, such as age and country) with certain ad network providers to help them deliver more
technologies by such third parties as ad network providers is subject to their own privacy policies, not
2.6 Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but you can (re)set your browser to refuse all
cookies, or to indicate when a cookie is sent. You can opt out of receiving cookies from certain third-
party advertising networks by resetting your browser. You may also use the following link to the
Network Advertising Initiatives cookie opt-out page . However, keep in mind that some features and
services may not function properly if cookies are disabled.
B)Personal Data, Including Your E-mail Address
2.7 You may choose to register with us for a customer experience and/or to create a public or semi-
public profile. This includes, for example: overviews of your account name, public picture on the
Websites. When you register with us, you provide us with certain personal information, such as a
username, date and month of birth, and your email address. The information you disclose in that
respect may also become publicly accessible. We provide you with privacy settings that restrict other
users from accessing your information; namely, our network architecture and your privacy settings
allow you to make informed choices about who has access to your information. We allow you to
choose the information you provide to the networks through our Websites. When your privacy settings
permit it, other users may be able to see and supplement your profile (e.g., by posting comments).
2.8 If you decide to disclose information in a public venue, we will consider that information as part
of the public domain. This information will be accessible to any person who uses the Websites.
2.9 We only collect email addresses that were provided to us directly by you. Your email address will
only be used for the following purposes:
(i) the promotion of (new) products/services;
(ii) service emails (on updates, new design, new features, etc.);
(iv) delivering messages you have allowed us to pass on (e.g., from other people in your social
2.10 Without your approval, we will not:
(a) make your email address visible on the Website;
(b) use your email address for purposes other than those described in article 2.9 hereof;
(c) transfer your email address or other personal information to third parties, except in those limited
C) Combination of Personal Data
2.11 For optimizing our services and the Websites, and for the purposes mentioned in this article 2, we
are entitled to combine your personal data (including your email address, as applicable) with other
information about you collected by or provided to us.
3. To Whom Does ABSHOPCOUK Provide This Information?
3.1 ABSHOPCOUK may provide information to any party whose services it engages for the purposes
of its normal operations (for example, those partners who assist us by providing technical or
operational facilities for the Websites and so forth). We may also supply information to other parties if
we are required to do so by law or by a ruling handed down by a court of law. ABSHOPCOUK does
not provide personal details to other parties for commercial, advertising, or marketing purposes, except
if you explicitly give us permission to do so, or if doing so is part of a specific program or operation for
which you have registered. In such case, you may withdraw your permission at any time.
4. Why Do We Collect Information?
4.1 We use personal details and other information to maintain the general and personified content and
functionality of the Websites. In addition, we use personal details to make it possible to accommodate
your requests, and so that we are able to provide you with service when using (one of) our Websites
5. Access to the Information We Have Collected about You
5.1 Your personal data will be stored and encrypted by ABSHOPCOUK.
5.2 Users with a personal profile on the Websites may review, update, or delete personal data
collected by us by clicking on the appropriate link in the personal profile.
5.3 In general, if you wish to have access to your personal data to correct or delete the information
that we have collected about you, please send a written request to ABSHOPCOUK, detailing your
request and the data you have provided to us along with a copy of your passport (to prevent misuse of
requests for information) sending an email with all such information to email present in our website.
6.1 You post personal data and any other content on the Websites at your own risk. Although we
allow you to set privacy options that limit access to such personal data and other content, please be
aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot control the actions of other
users with whom you choose to share your profile and information.
Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that any content you post on the Websites will not be
viewed by unauthorized persons. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or
security measures contained on the Websites. You understand and acknowledge that, even after
removal, copies of personal data or content may remain consultable in cached and archived pages, or if
other users have copied or stored your personal data or content.
6.2 We have implemented appropriate measures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access,
to maintain data security, and to correctly use the information we collect online. Your personal data
visible on the Websites (such as any public comments posted by you and/or any data in your profile)
are accessible to third parties, and you acknowledge and agree that such third parties are able to copy
such information to their own websites or other locations.
6.3 Your personal data will only be stored for a period necessary for your uses of the Websites for the
moment of publication on the Websites. You should check the Websites regularly for amendments.
7.2 The Internet is a global environment, and using the Internet necessarily involves the collection
and processing of personal data on an international basis. Therefore, by using (one or more of) our
Websites, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.
7.3 Our Websites may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy
practices of other websites. We encourage users to be aware when they leave our site to read the
privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This
7.4 In the event of a transfer of (one of our) Websites to a third party, we may transfer to such third
such an event, users who have provided email addresses to us will be notified when information about
jurisdiction of the courts in any specific State.
Right of the user under the GDPR:
The user may apply on or more of the following direct rights introduced by the GDPR, inherently to
Right to deny the consent: The user may, at any time, deny his or her consent to the given treatment.
In this respect, it understands that the services provided may be subject to limitations.
Right to request data cancellation: The user may, at any time, request the deletion of the collected
Right to rectify the data: The user may, at any time, request the rectification, modification and
integration of the data collected (for example, as a result of a change of residence).
If you have any additional questions or requests, you may send an email to the mail present at our