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Privacy & Terms

We take your privacy very seriously. We work hard to make sure that we only use your information in the ways that you want us to. This Privacy Statement explains what information we collect on the Sidetracked Website at, how and when it is collected, what we use it for now and how we will use it in the future.

In brief, we comply with all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy, as well as the European data protection law, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (effective as of May 25th 2018).

Email Newsletters

We know that everyone is busy, and nobody likes their email inbox cluttered up with junk mail. We will only send you email newsletters if you choose to receive them from us. Typically we will send one email per week and you have the option to unsubscribe from our email newsletters at any time. We do not share your email address with anyone else. No personal details or email addresses are passed on to third parties nor shared with companies / people outside of the company that operates this website or those working on their behalf.

Email marketing campaigns published by Sidetracked may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity.

Ordering from Sidetracked

We use Big Cartel to process our online transactions within our shop. Big Cartel is a long established and trusted service with stringent data security and privacy practices in place.

When you order products through our online store, we will ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to ship product, contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
• Email address
• First name and last name
• Phone number
• Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City, Country
• Cookies and Usage Data

Third-Party Payment Processors

We use two, third party payment processors, Stripe and Paypal for all payments. Sidetracked does not store credit card details and instead relies on Stripe and Paypal for this. We use these third party payment processors to process payments made to us.

In processing of such payments, we do not retain any personally identifiable information or any financial information such as credit card numbers. Rather, all such information is provided directly to our third party processors, Stripe and Paypal, whose use of your personal information is governed by their own privacy policies, which may be viewed at and


When ordering from our online store you are consenting to the disclosure of your personal information to our fulfillment partners who have sufficiently robust processes in place to ensure the security of your personal information whilst it is in their care. This includes our fulfillment partner, JG Palmer LLP trading under the name ‘Newsstand’ – who are GDPR compliant and who we share customer order mailing information with, where we strictly use password-encrypted spreadsheets. We will never pass on your personal data to anyone else, except for any successors to our business or companies who work on our behalf. We may also use and disclose information in aggregate (so that no individual customers are personally identified) for marketing and strategic development purposes.


What are cookies? Websites use small files called cookies to store information about your computer use. A cookie is created by a web page server and is set and retained and can help make interaction between you and a website faster and easier as they remember who you are and the last time you came to the website. Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site and to track your actions and the pages you visit while you use our website. This helps us to provide you with a great experience when you browse our site and also allows us to improve our site for you.

Many websites won’t be able to function properly without access to cookies and rest assured cookies do not hold personal information about you, your payment details or your address. They are based on your computer usage and are commonly used online.

Google Analytics

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computer / device in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google’s privacy policy here for further information.

We may use the following Google Analytics features:
• Remarketing with Google Analytics
• Google Display Network Impression Reporting
• DoubleClick Platform integrations
• Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting

You may opt-out of the Google Analytics features we use, including Ads Settings, Ad Settings for mobile apps, or via the browser extension provided by Google Analytics’ currently available opt-outs.

Information We Collect

The website uses standard internet technology to collect certain information from you when you interact with the site.

Each time you visit our site we may automatically collect the following information:

Technical information, including the internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform.

Information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.

Third Party Sites

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Your information

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website?

When ordering from our shop or signing up to our email newsletters, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience.

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, browse the website, or use certain other site features to send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.

Our Privacy Policy link includes the word ‘Privacy’ and can easily be found on the page specified above. We will notify you of any changes to this policy. You have a right to access the personal data that is held about you. To obtain a copy of the personal information Sidetracked holds about you, or to request that your data be deleted, please email: [email protected], and we’ll address this for you.

This Privacy Policy may change in the future and therefore in order to keep up to date with any necessary changes we encourage you to check back often.

Contacting Us If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

Sidetracked [email protected]