E. Finnegan & Sons / Finnegan’s Farm is committed to respecting and protecting your privacy. We wish to be transparent on how we process your data and show you that we are accountable with the GDPR in relation to not only processing your data but ensuring you understand your rights as a client.
It is the intention of this privacy statement to explain to you the information practices of E.Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm in relation to the information we collect about you.
For the purposes of the GDPR the data controller is:
Please read this Statement carefully as this sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.
Blacklion Produce Ltd T/A E. Finnegan & Sons are a limited company registered in Ireland (CRO number 406821). This company specialise in the farming side of the business dedicated to growing cereals, brussels sprouts and of course potatoes.
Bellew Food Company Ltd T/A Bellew Food Company are a limited company registered in Ireland (CRO number 566954). This company specialise in food production i.e par-cooked potato and vegetable products.
Our Data Protection Officer / GDPR Owner and data protection representatives can be contacted directly here:
-When using our contact form you will be asked to enter information such as your name and contact details. We use these details to assess your request and may use these to contact you for further information or answer your request. When using our contact form the information you submit is stored in our website database (encrypted) as a back-up for a period of 15 days after which it is deleted automatically. The original enquiry is sent to our offices by email and falls under our emails retention policy.
-Customer’s details will be stored for the purpose of liaising with you and will be stored for as long as you are a customer with us. If leaving us your details will be deleted within 6 months of being notified by you that you no longer wish to use our services.
– We have taken extra steps to insure the data you provide us with is dealt with in a safe manner:
In order for the purpose of general enquiries E.Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm need to collect personal data. Our reason (lawful reason) for processing your data under the GDPR is:
In any event, E. Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm are committed to ensuring that the information we collect and use is appropriate for this purpose, and does not constitute an invasion of your privacy.
E. Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm will process (collect, store and use) the information you provide in a manner compatible with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We will endeavour to keep your information accurate and up to date, and not keep it for longer than is necessary.
In the case of enquiries we do not share your data. In the event where you would become a customer we may pass your personal data on to third-party service providers contracted to E. Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm in the course of dealing with you. Any third parties that we may share your data with are obliged to keep your details securely, and to use them only to fulfill the service they provide on your behalf. When they no longer need your data to fulfil this service, they will dispose of the details in line with E. Finnegan & Sons/ Finnegan’s Farm procedures or their internal procedures.
If we wish to pass your sensitive personal data onto a third party we will only do so once we have obtained your explicit consent, unless we are legally required to do otherwise
E. Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm facilitate you, our clients, rights in line with our data protection policy and the subject access request procedure. This is available on request.
Your rights as a data subject
At any point while we are in possession of or processing your personal data, you, the data subject, have the following rights:
All of the above requests will be forwarded on should there be a third party involved as we have indicated in the processing of your personal data.
Retention of your personal data
Data will not be held for longer than is necessary for the purpose(s) for which they were obtained.E.Finnegan & Sons/Finnegan’s Farm will process personal data in accordance with our retention schedule. This retention schedule has been governed by our internal governance.
If we intend to further process your personal data for a purpose other than for which the data was collected, we will provide this information prior to processing this data.
Your privacy is important to us. If you have any queries, questions or comments regarding this Statement, please do not hesitate to contact us.