Privacy Policy

Malta Artisan Markets is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the www.maltaartisanmarkets.com website, you acknowledge the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Malta Artisan Markets collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number depending on whether you are signing up or submitting an application to participate with us.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the Web Site public message boards, this information will not be collected and used by others. Note:Malta Artisan Markets does not read any of your private online communications.Malta Artisan Markets encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to from this Web Site so that you can understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information.Malta Artisan Markets is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of theMalta Artisan Markets family of Web sites.

Your Data Protection Rights

As an individual you have the right to request access to your information to have any inaccuracies corrected or for your data as held to be erased or processed in a restricted manner.  In order to exercise your right you may submit your request by sending an email to manager[at]maltaartisanmarkets.com.  You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority in terms of the general data protection regulation.

Use of your Personal Information

Malta Artisan Markets collects and uses your personal information to deliver the services you have consented to.

Malta Artisan Markets does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Malta Artisan Markets may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you subject to your consent. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

Malta Artisan Markets does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Malta Artisan Markets will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Malta Artisan Markets or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Malta Artisan Markets and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Web Site, or the public.

Malta Artisan Markets will retain your personal data for as long as necessary to provide you with the services that you signed up for until such time as you exercise your right to be removed.

Use of Cookies

The Web Site uses “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Web Site pages, or register with the site or its services, a cookie helps Malta Artisan Markets to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Web Site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Web Site features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the services on the Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Malta Artisan Markets secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Malta Artisan Markets secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Malta Artisan Markets will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Malta Artisan Markets encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how it is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Malta Artisan Markets welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Malta Artisan Markets has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.