This website and its services are owned and administered by Brewing Technology Services Ltd. THE INTERNATIONAL BREWING AWARDS and THE INTERNATIONAL CIDER AWARDS are organised by Brewing Technology Services Ltd. – the commercial and organising arm of The Brewing, Food & Beverage Industry Suppliers Association (BFBi). Brewing Technology Services Ltd. appreciates that you trust us with your data. With our intention being transparent please see the details on how we use your data below.
For the purpose of using our services, you may have to register or fill up a form. The information gathered may include personal information, like name, contact information, address, street, city, state, country, postcode, email address, company name. Additionally, if any payment has to be accepted you will be redirected to our payment partner SagePay to ensure a secure payment process.
Data is stored until requested to be removed. If a request for removal is made the data is removed from our database.
The information about you as an identifiable individual, including contact details, may be used in a number of ways, including:
The collected data is not used for any additional purpose, such as to profile those who access our website.
You can contact us at email@example.com for any of the following requests for the personal information we hold of you
If you have any additional questions about Brewing Technology Services Ltd. collection and storage of data, please contact us at:
The International Brewing Awards and The International Cider Awards
Brewing Technology Services Ltd.
Pendeford Business Park
Wolverhampton, WV9 5HD
Telephone: +44 (0) 1902 422303
Fax: +44 (0) 1902 795744
Your personal details may be shared with third-party organisations we have contracted to provide services to us which include processing data. We may also have to release information (which could include the contents of email communications between any persons) because of a legal requirement on us or pursuant to a court order.
The lawful basis for this information is contract with the individual and/or legitimate interests: We can process personal data without consent if we have a genuine and legitimate reason (including commercial benefit)
We have taken appropriate steps to ensure your information is safe with us. This includes but is not limited to IPtables firewall, server hardening, server uptime monitoring, regular server updates and patches, brute force prevention on SSH and FTPES, Application firewall using Mod-Security, DDoS protection from Hetzner, OpenVas scans, Weekly checks for server security and performance, backup and archive solutions, disaster recovery solution, and HTTPS for the website.
Most of the data is stored within the EEA at Hetzner (www.hetzner.de) which we use for hosting requirements. Hetzner does not have software access to our servers as it does not have any OS accounts.
Our processor sapnagroup Ltd. a UK based IT company has sub processors Sapna Technologies in India which we use for our services which include software development and server maintenance. Sometimes data may be processed outside the EEA. Where this happens, we will ensure that it is given the same levels of protection as required under the UK Data Protection Act.
If you have any queries or complains you can write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
When you send email or other communications to Brewing Technology Services Ltd. or any of our team members, we may retain and store those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our services.
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Please note that on the Brewing awards website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “ga.anonymizeIp = true;” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
Our website may contain links to other websites. Please note we have no control of websites outside our domain, and if you provide information to a website to which we link, we are not responsible for its protection and privacy.