Privacy Policy

By accessing and using TheBrew.ae (‘the Website’) you are agreeing to both the Terms & Conditions and this Privacy & Cookies Policy. You should therefore read both documents before using the Website in full. TheBrew.ae is committed to protecting the privacy of its users at all times although it will collect certain user information to ensure a continued improvement of its services. As part of that, we will collect the browsing actions and patterns of the website’s users. However, this data does not identify any individual. Other personal information may be collected including but not limited to information provided voluntarily by users while participating in competitions, offers, and/or registering on the website.

Use of Information
Aggregate user information does not identify individuals, and will be used to help us improve our understanding of our users and their preferences. It may also be used to assist in auditing use of the website, as well as shaping our editorial, advertising and commercial policies and strategies. Individual information may be used for one or many of the following purposes:

  • To contact a reader about news updates, commercial and marketing offers, and other opportunities that may be of interest to the reader
  • To conduct market research and other surveys
  • To share information with advertisers, trading partners and other commercial entities associated with TheBrew.ae
  • Any other purpose that may require reader’s information

Information Sharing
A reader’s personal information may be shared with other group companies, and with third parties selected meticulously and thoroughly and with whom TheBrew.ae have a commercial relationship. TheBrew.ae takes all reasonable care to ensure that all such information is secure and private and is only seen by responsible third parties. However, neither TheBrew.ae as an entity nor any of its owner, editor, or staff member, can be held responsible for the actions of any third party that receives or obtains access to the information, or for any breach of security. If you, as a user of TheBrew.ae, have any concerns about sharing your personal details with third parties you can reach out to us through the ‘Contact Us’ at any time. Additionally, we may also have to release information (which could include the contents of e-mail communications between any persons) because of a legal requirement on us or pursuant to a court order.

Use of Cookies
An HTTP cookie, also called web cookie, Internet cookie, browser cookie, or simply a cookie, is a small piece of data stored on the user’s computer by the web browser while browsing a website. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember stateful information (such as items added in the shopping cart in an online store) or to record the user’s browsing activity (including clicking particular buttons, logging in, or recording which pages were visited in the past). They can also be used to remember pieces of information that you, the user, previously entered into form fields, such as names, addresses, passwords, and payment card numbers.

Third Party Cookies
Third parties may serve cookies via the website. These are used for the following purposes: 

  • To serve advertisements on the website and track whether these advertisements are clicked on by users. 
  • To control how often you are shown a particular advertisement. 
  • To count the number of anonymous users of the website.
  • To provide security within transactions.

Disabling/Enabling Cookies
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of the website if cookies are disabled.

Security of your Personal Information
TheBrew.ae will secure your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure at all times. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement
TheBrew.ae will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect latest company and customer feedback. So, periodic review of this Statement is essential to stay informed of how TheBrew.ae is protecting your information.

Further Information
If you further wish to communicate with us about this Privacy Policy, please write to us at editor@thebrew.ae.