Your privacy is important to us. We are committed to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, as well as any other related websites, services, applications, or functionalities. Our Privacy Policy is designed to help you understand how we collect, use and safeguard the information you provide to us, and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our website. By visiting our website you will be subjected to this policy. It is in your own interested to visit the policy periodically to review any changes there might have been. 


We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:

information about your computer or mobile device and about your visits to ASHIFT (which may include your IP address, geographical location, device and/or browser type and version, operating system, referral source, the length of visit, page views and website and app navigation)

information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our newsletter, website services and / or email notifications (including your country or region, email address and first and / or last name)

any information that you choose to send to us when contacting us, any independent contact form that we establish (for example for job applications or as part of a survey or competition), via our social media channels, by email, phone, or in person.

Further, we do not knowingly collect or store any personal information about children under the age of 16 and we do not offer any of our products or services directly to children under the age of 13.


We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. We don’t share, sell or lease any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except in the following circumstances:

If we have a good faith belief that we must disclose such information for legal reasons, such as to protect or assert the rights, property interests, or personal safety of ASHIFT (including its employees, directors, distributors, service providers, users of the website or others), or if we are otherwise required to disclose such information by law. We will disclose information only to the extent necessary to comply with the purpose of the request.

We may share aggregated, anonymous or summary information regarding our readers and their behaviors with partners, advertisers or other third parties. This data is NOT personal information and so will not identify you personally. We may share information with companies that provide support services to us, such as a printer, mailing house,email service provider or web host, amongst others. These parties may need personal information about you in order to perform their functions. However, these parties may not use any personal information we share with them about you for any other purpose other than in connection with performing supporting functions for us.


We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure password and firewall protected servers. All electronic transactions and communications you make to or receive from us will be encrypted using SSL technology.

However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, ASHIFT cannot warrant that your information will be absolutely secure when it is transit. Any transmission of data is at your own risk. You should always take safety precautions to prevent unauthorized access to your information such as by limiting access to your computer or mobile device.


We may use cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, or other anonymous tracking information to improve our server’s interaction with your computer, and we may partner with third party advertisers who may (themselves or through their partners) place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser. These cookies enable more customized ads, content, or services to be provided to you. To trigger these cookies, we may pass an encrypted or “hashed” (non-human readable) identifier corresponding to your email address to a web advertising partner, who may place a cookie on your computer. No personally identifiable information is on, or is connected to, these cookies. 

You can prevent the setting of cookies while browsing the web by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of browsing ASHIFT and many other websites that you visit.


Our website can contain links to 3rd party brands and retailers with which we have an affiliate marketing relationship. Tracking links and cookies are used to identify users on ASHIFT properties who subsequently make purchases on partner websites, in order to charge those partners commission on sales referred from ASHIFT. The following data may be processed by us:

Unique Transaction ID, Date / time, Purchase order ID, Purchase amount, Purchase currency, Unique click ID, IP address.


Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.

This policy is effective as of 6 May 2020.