Your personal privacy is very important to us. We take great care with personal information that is provided to
us on-line, taking steps to keep it secure and to ensure it is used only for legitimate purposes. By using this Bee
from time to time to take account of changing requirements such as changes in technology or legislation and we
as these sites may be subject to different privacy practices. Bee Hive Supplies Ireland Ltd t/a Bee Supplies
shall not be responsible for these websites or the information made available thereon.
Your Personal Information
When ordering or contacting us on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email
address, mailing address, credit card information or other details.
When do we collect your information?
We collect information from you when you place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form or enter
information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use your information in the following ways:
To quickly process your transactions.
To improve our website in order to better serve you.
To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
How do we protect your information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your
visit to our site as safe as possible.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of
persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential.
At present, all online purchase transactions are processed through PayPal and are not stored or processed on our
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through
your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognise your browser
the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or
compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and
tools in the future.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off
all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different,
so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled. It will turn off some of the features that make your
site experience more efficient and some of our services may not function properly.
How can you opt out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?
You can request to have your information removed by emailing us at: [email protected]
Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to complete that
transaction and for record keeping purposes.
Third Party Disclosures
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we
are required to do so to comply with Irish Law. Primarily, this would refer to purchase of hive medical
products. Such sales are regulated and require us to hold, and divulge to the authorities on the request, the name
and contact details of the purchaser together with batch details of the product purchased. We may also release
your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or
protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.
Third party Links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These
third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability
for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and
welcome any feedback about these sites.
Transfer of Your Personal Information
Your information, including personal information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers
located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection
laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with
unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.
Disclosure of Your Personal Information
If we are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your personal information may be transferred. We will
provide notice before your personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy
Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your personal information if required to do so by
law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Retention of Your Personal Information
We will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy
Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations
(for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and
enforce our legal agreements and policies.
Information Regarding Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), our legal basis for collecting and using your personal
in which we collect it. We may process your personal information because:
We need to perform a contract with you, such as when you create a Policy with us
You have given us permission to do so
The processing is in our legitimate interests and it's not overridden by your rights
For payment processing purposes
To comply with the law
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. In certain
circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
The right to access, update or to delete the personal information we have on you
The right of rectification
The right to object
The right of restriction
The right to data portability
The right to withdraw consent
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your personal
information. For more information, please contact the Data Protection Commission in Ireland.
We employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Website services on our behalf, to perform Website-related services or to assist us in analysing how our Website is used.
These third-parties have access to your personal information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are
obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website
traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is
shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and
personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by
installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google
Analytics about visits activity.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy &
Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
We provide paid products and/or services on our Website. In that case, we use third-party services for
payment processing (e.g. payment processors).
We will not store or collect your payment card details. That information is provided directly to our
third-party payment processors whose use of your personal information is governed by their Privacy