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Our site also uses some third party tools, for areas such as site search, our affiliate marketing programme, recommendations and review services. These tools are provided by our trusted business partners, who may also place cookies on your computer. For more details, please see the section entitled 3rd party cookies, found here.
We are providing this information to ensure that you are fully aware of the cookies that we employ, in order to comply with recent changes in EU legislation. We aim to be open, honest and transparent every step of the way.
Our cookies policy
None of the cookies used by either ourselves or our trusted 3rd parties store sensitive information about you.
Please find below the list of cookies that we use here on runnersneed.com.
If you wish to block, restrict or remove cookies from runnersneed.com, you can use your browser to do so - see the section entitled managing cookies for further information on how to do this.
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3rd party cookies
We have a number of business partners that help us to deliver our site search, affiliate marketing programme, recommendations and review services.
Only Runners Need teams and these trusted partners have access to the information that delivered as part of these strategies.
If you would like more information about the cookies used by these partners, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see their individual privacy policies listed below:
|Supplier Name||Further Details|
|more2||more2 is our database and email marketing partner. more2 maintains our marketing database, sends emails on our behalf and helps us to analyse how recipients are interacting with these emails. This enables us to improve the content and make our emails more relevant to our customers.|
|Social media sharing tools including facebook and addthis||runnersneed.com carries embedded share tools to enable you to easily share information and products you like with your friends. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Runners Need does not control the delivery of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.|
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We treat your Personal Information as confidential (although we reserve the right to disclose this information in the circumstances set out below). We keep it on a secure server and we fully comply with all applicable UK Data Protection and consumer legislation.
When you shop on this Website, you need to input Personal Information such as your name, e-mail address, billing address, delivery address, telephone number, product selections, credit card or other payment information and a password. We may also collect information about where you are on the internet (eg the URL you came from, IP address, domain types like .co.uk and .com), your browser type, the country where your computer is located, the pages of our website that were viewed during your visit, and any search terms that you entered on our website ("User Information"). We may collect this information even if you do not register with us.
You should be aware that this site is being monitored and may capture information about your visit that will help us improve the quality of our service.
We use your information only for the following purposes:
- Processing your orders;
- For statistical or survey purposes to improve this Website and its services to you;
- To serve website content to you;
- To administer this website;
- If you consent, to notify you of products or special offers that may be of interest to you.
We may contact you for any of the above purposes whether by telephone, email or in writing.
When you create a shopping account you will be given the option to receive information from us by post or e-mail, about products, promotions or special offers which we feel may be of interest to you. In the event that you do not wish to be contacted for such purposes, ensure that you tick or untick the appropriate box as you go through the registration process. You may unsubscribe from our contact list at any time by following the unsubscribe link in our emails or telephoning us on 0845 100 1000. We are open 9:00 - 18:00 Mon - Fri and 9:30 - 15:30 Saturday.
We will not release your Personal Information to any company outside of Runners Need for mailing or marketing purposes unless you have given your consent.
Be aware that if requested by the police or a government authority investigating suspected illegal activities to provide your Personal Information and /or User Information, we are entitled do so.
When entering any of our contests or prize draws, you provide your name, email address and mailing address. When you enter a contest or prize draw, you are also included in our newsletter list to receive notice of promotions, specials and new additions to the Website. You may unsubscribe from this news list by following the unsubscribe instructions in any email received.
For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the Data Controller is Runners Need at the address below. Questions regarding this Policy should be directed to the same address.
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