Privacy Policy 

Last updated: 21 November 2018

This policy together with the Terms and Conditions tells you about the information we collect from you and how it will be controlled and/or processed by us.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By using our website you are accepting and consenting to the practices set out in this policy. Please do not use this website unless you agree with this policy.

WHY WE COLLECT YOUR INFORMATION

According to the law, we can only collect your personal data if we have a proper reason for doing so. Our lawful reason for collecting your personal data are outlined in the information below.

We will use this information to personalize your experience, provide news and updates. We will identify similar customers and find ways to improve our delivery of products to you and other customers.

When there is no longer a customer, legal or business need for us to hold it or you’ve requested for it to be removed we will either delete it securely or in some cases anonymise it. If you would like to access, correct, or have your personal data removed from our systems please use the contact details at the end of this form. By requesting your data to be removed it will be understood your are withdrawing consent for your data to be processed and collected.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect and process personally identifiable data that you have provided to us such as: name, address, email address, mobile phone number and date of birth. You may provide this information to us in instances such as when you:

  • subscribe to our email newsletter or text message updates

  • fill out and submit a form to us

  • enter a competition or sweepstake

  • use our applications, or connected applications on third-party sites or platforms such as social networking sites

We may use your email address and/or mobile number for marketing purposes.

We may send you marketing communications via email if you have consented to receive such emails, these communications may include information regarding our past, current or future products or special offers. If you do not wish to receive these emails, please use the ‘unsubscribe’ feature, which will be provided on every information we send you, or contact us via the email below.

We may use your email address and/or mobile phone number information to show you marketing on third party sites and applications that we think are of interest to you. In addition, we may use your email address and/or mobile number to create lookalike audiences to market to people who we think will have an interest the same products to which you have subscribed to receive information.

In some cases personally identifiable information may be shared with third parties. This will always be highlighted to you before you submit your information. We will tell you who your information will be shared with, what for, and we will obtain your consent first before sharing your information. We may share some of your personal data with the following categories of third parties:

  • Artists ex. For a meet and greet

  • Competition and Sweepstake Providers ex. ‘Win Artist Merchandise’ or ‘Win a Trip to See Artist Play’

  • Suppliers/Distributors who provide services to us ex. When order merchandise or products such as t-shirts, LPs or CDs

  • Data analytics companies and advertisers ex. Google and Facebook

When we send your personal data outside of European Economic Area (‘EEA’), we will take every precaution to protect your personal data as if it were being used in the EEA. We will use one of the below safeguards to ensure protection:

  • Transfer data to a non-EEA country which has privacy laws at least as protective as those within the EEA; or

  • Put in place a contract with the recipient of the data meaning the recipient must uphold the same standards as required within the EEA; or

  • Transfer it to organisations which are part of the Privacy Shield, who set out standards for data transference between the United States and European countries to ensure data is protected to the same standards as the EEA.

We protect your personal data against unauthorised access, unlawful use, accidental loss, corruption or destruction. We use technical measures such as encryption and password protection to ensure the protection of your data and the holding systems. Furthermore we limit the number of people who have access to the databases in which your personal data is held.

Should your personal data be processed beyond the specified means we will notify you. For the avoidance of doubt all your personal Information shall be stored, processed and used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 or any legislation that replaces it in whole or in part and any other legislation relating to the protection of data such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Automatically Collected Information


When you visit the website we may automatically collect information about your visit through the use of cookies. This may include information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system, browser type and the geographical location of your computer, for system administration purposes. We may also report aggregate information. This is statistical data about browsing actions and patterns and does not identify you as an individual.

By using this website you agree to our use of cookies as set out in this Privacy Policy.

COOKIES

This website uses cookies. By using this website you accept our use of cookies in accordance with this policy. If you do not accept the use of these cookies please disable them by following the instructions below. Removing or disabling cookies may result in a limited experience on this site.

1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Cookies are small text files that websites place in your browser when you visit them. When you return to the site, the site can access its previously placed cookie to uniquely identify your browser. Cookies accomplish several different things. They recall your preferences at a website, help you view content more efficiently and improve the overall user experience on a website. They can also help advertisers see what interests you and what advertising may be relevant to you. For further information on cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ or www.ico.gov.uk

2. HOW DO WE USE COOKIES?
We use cookies to collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type. We also use cookies to obtain information about your general Internet usage and report aggregate statistical information.
In addition to uses for analytical purposes and for system administration, we also use cookies to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns to understand what products may interest you and show you relevant advertising and promotions.

3. WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?
We use the following cookies:

  • Functionality cookies – These are used to recognise you when you visit the Marathon Artists Sites. This enables us to personalise our content for you (for example show content and links relevant to the country you are visiting from), and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of streaming service).

  • Analytical cookies – They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website. This helps us to improve the way the site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

  • Ad Targeting cookies – These cookies record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make this site and the advertising displayed to you on other sites you visit more relevant to your interests. We may aggregate this data to conduct profiling to create actalike or lookalike audiences to show you advertising which we think will be of a legitimate interest and share this information with our partners for this purpose. This will assist us to provide you and others like you with Ads Relevant to your interests, please see the table below for additional information.

If you object to your cookies being used in this way please do not use this website.

6. CONTACT DETAILS
If you have questions or complaints about this policy, how we collect or process your personal data, or would like to have your personal data removed, or have questions or comments regarding this website or our products please contact us.

Please also read this site’s TERMS AND CONDITIONS which can be found here.