Global Knives treats all personal information lawfully and correctly and operates in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
We make all reasonable efforts to ensure personal information:
- is processed lawfully
- is adequate, relevant and not excessive
- is accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date;
- is not kept longer than is necessary is processed correctly
- is kept secure
Global Knives cannot be held responsible for the content, material and legal policies on external websites that we link to.
Data Collection, Protection and Confidentiality
The site use geolocation data for determining the location of the nearest Global stockist in relation to your present location. The site and the app doesn’t use this data for any other reason. By using the ‘Find a Stockist’ feature on the site, the user gives permission for such use. The use of geolocation data can be declined before use or switched off in the browser settings.
Contacting Global Knives via email requires us to collect personal information from you. Any information you submit via email will not be passed on or sold to any third party.
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This website uses Google Analytics to help analyse how users use the site. The tool uses “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for the Global Knives.
We will never (and will not allow any third party to) use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any Personally Identifiable Information of visitors to our site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any Personally Identifiable Information from any source, unless you explicitly submit that information via a fill-in form on our website.
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Using web browser settings to manage cookies
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We intend not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author’s written agreement.
We are not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information contained within the site. While the information contained within the site is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided in this Web site is correct, complete, and up-to-date.
Although we may include links providing direct access to other Internet resources, including Web sites, we are not responsible for the accuracy or content of information contained in these sites.
Links from us to third-party sites do not constitute an endorsement by us of the parties or their products and services. The appearance on the Web site of advertisements and product or service information does not constitute an endorsement by us, and we have not investigated the claims made by any advertiser. Product information is based solely on material received from suppliers.
Sizes, colours, weights and descriptions are approximate only, and no responsibility is taken for any variation between the descriptions given and the actual product – you must make your own enquiry with I.Grunwerg Ltd or the retailer. Product specifications and prices are subject to change from time to time.
No assurance is given that items featured on this website are available now or in the future.