• Privacy Policy

 

Last updated: 19 July 2023

 

This Privacy Policy describes how The Ole Wine Diary (“we,” “us,” or “our”) collects, uses, discloses, and protects the personal information of users (“you” or “your”) when you visit our website www.theolewinediary.com (“Website”).

 

Information We Collect

 

1.1 Personal Information:

 

We may collect certain personally identifiable information from you, such as your name, email address, date of birth, and any other information you voluntarily provide to us when you:

 

  • Create an account on our Website
  • Subscribe to our newsletter
  • Contact us through our Website
  • Participate in surveys or promotions

1.2 Log Data:

 

When you visit our Website, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends, including your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and other usage details.

1.3 Cookies and SimilarTechnologies:

 

We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies to collect information about your browsing activities on our Website. You can control the use of cookies through your browser settings and other tools. Please refer to our Cookie Policy for more information.

Use of Information

 

2.1 Providing and Improving Our Services:

 

We may use the collected information to:

  • Provide, personalize, and improve your experience on our Website
  • Verify your age and eligibility to access alcohol-related content
  • Respond to your inquiries and fulfill your requests
  • Send you administrative information, such as updates, security alerts, and support messages
  • Communicate with you about our products, services, offers, and promotions related to alcohol
  • Understand and analyze how you use our Website and develop new features
  • Protect against, identify, and prevent fraud and other unlawful activities

2.2 Personalization of Online Advertising:

 

With your explicit consent, we may collect and use your personal information for the personalization of online advertising. This may include using cookies and similar technologies to deliver targeted advertisements based on your browsing activities on our Website and other websites. You have the right to withdraw your consent to such personalized advertising at any time. Please refer to our Cookie Policy for more information on how to manage your advertising preferences.

 

2.3 Legal Basis for Processing:

 

We will only process your personal information where we have a legal basis to do so. Such bases may include your consent, the performance of a contract, compliance with legal obligations, protection of vital interests, legitimate interests pursued by us or a third party, or other applicable legal grounds.

 

Disclosure of Information

 

We may disclose your personal information to third-party service providers who assist us in operating our Website, conducting our business, or providing services to you as well as:

 

 

  • Business partners, suppliers, and subcontractors to fulfill any contract we enter with you
  • Law enforcement, government authorities, or other third parties to comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal processes, or enforceable governmental requests
  • Third parties involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets

Alcohol-Specific Information

 

4.1 Age Verification:

 

By using our Website, you confirm that you are of legal drinking age in your country of residence. We do not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under the legal drinking age. If you are under the legal drinking age, please do not use our Website or provide any personal information to us.

 

4.2 Responsible Drinking:

 

We promote responsible drinking. Our Website may provide educational information and resources related to responsible alcohol consumption. However, we do not provide, sell, or ship alcohol directly through our Website.

 

 

Data Security

 

We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard your personal information and protect it from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

 

 

Your Rights

 

Depending on your location and applicable data protection laws, you may have certain rights regarding your personal information. These rights may include:

 

  • The right to access, update, or delete your personal information
  • The right to restrict or object to the processing of your personal information
  • The right to withdraw consent previously provided
  • The right to data portability
  • To exercise any of these rights, please contact us using the contact information provided in Section 8.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at info@theolewinediary.com.