The Video Club and Vet Video Club Privacy Statement 

What does this privacy statement apply to? 


This privacy statement applies to your personal information collected or processed through the websites, mobile applications and other services and products that collect or process data and display this statement belonging to VET VIDEO CLUB or THE VIDEO CLUB. This statement does not apply to such entities’ websites, mobile applications and other services and products that do not display or include a link to this privacy statement or that have their own privacy statement. This privacy statement applies to your personal information, which is any information or combination of information that could reasonably be used to identify you. 


We adapt our privacy practices to country data protection laws and cooperate with country data protection authorities if they believe a privacy problem has occurred. 


What information do we collect and process? 


We may collect or process various information that you provide to us, including personal contact details, and information related to your purchases, employment or demographic. 


  • Personal contact details include information such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, or e-mail addresses such as when you provide them to us during online registration or when doing business with us or providing services to us; some websites allow you to establish a user name and password to set up an account. 

  • Purchase-related information includes data regarding purchases you make on our websites, including payment card information and shipping details. 

  • Employment-related information includes your indicated job preferences, work history and information provided on applications submitted to us online. 

  • Demographic information includes data such as age, gender, hobby or activity information, taste or other preference information, and the like. 


We may collect information from other sources, including contact lists, and demographic information from third parties and other sources. This data may be combined with other information that we collect and use for the purposes described in this privacy statement. 

We also collect certain types of information automatically: 


  • Your Internet Protocol (IP) address or device identifier, your device’s operating system, browser type, websites visited before or after you visit our website, pages viewed and activities at our website, as well as your interaction with advertisements. 

  • Third-party service and advertising partners may also collect information automatically. 


This information is collected directly from you, as well as through third parties that you have authorised to provide such personal information, and where permitted by local law, through publicly available sources such as social media. 


Why do we collect and how do we use your information? 


We may use your information for a variety of purposes including: to provide products or services that you request; to administer promotions (offers); to communicate with you; to deliver advertising; to improve our websites, products and services; and for other legitimate business purposes explained further as follows: 


  • Providing the features, products and services you request: We may use the information we collect about you to fulfil your requests for, and enable your use of, our features, products and services. 

  • Registration, contests and promotions: We may use your information to enter you in contests, to notify you of results and to register you for certain features, products and services in line with your chosen marketing preferences. 

  • To communicate with you and provide you with information: We may use your information to communicate with you, to respond to your questions or comments, to provide you with updates and news and to alert you when job vacancies that fit your profile arise (in the event that you submit your resume). We also may use your information to provide you with personalised content, information, and to send you brochures, coupons, samples, offers and other information on our products or our family of companies. We ask visitors providing e-mail addresses to indicate if they would like further information or updates from us or our website and only those who request it will receive follow-up communications from us. We also offer visitors an “opt-out” option at any time they wish to cease receiving e-mails or other information from us. 

  • When we perform our obligations under a contract with you: We may use your information when you work for us either as an employee or a service provider or apply for a job with us as necessary in connection with your contract of employment or services agreement. If you are a consumer or a user of our services we will use your personal information to carry out our obligations under the contract that we have with you. 

  • To provide you with other offers 

  • To improve our websites, features, products and services: We may use the information that we collect to improve The Video Club product offerings, services, as well as our websites and features. 

  • For certain automated decision-making activities: We may use the information we collect for serving online advertising, and/or generating a personality profile for you. Details of the personal information we collect, how it is used, and how you may opt out of any automated decision-making is explained below. 


How do we share and disclose your information? 


We may share or disclose your information: 


  • With vendors or agents. For example, we may share your information with companies we have hired to provide services on our behalf. When we share information with these other companies to provide services for us, they are not allowed to use it for any other purpose and must keep it confidential unless you otherwise consent. 

  • Where your information may be transferred along with other business assets. 

We also may share or disclose personal information, including the content of your communications: 

  • To comply with the law or respond to legal process or lawful requests, including from law enforcement and government agencies. 

  • To conduct investigations of consumer complaints or possible breaches of law, to protect the integrity of the website, to fulfil your requests, or to cooperate in any legal investigation. 

  • To protect the rights or property of the vvc companies or our customers, including enforcing the terms governing your use of the services. 

  • To act on a good faith belief that access or disclosure is necessary to protect the safety of our associates, customers or the public. 


Please note that our websites may include links to third-party websites whose privacy practices may differ from our privacy practices. If you submit personal information to any of those websites, your information is governed by the privacy policies on those websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policy of any website you visit. 


What about children’s privacy? 


Our websites are primarily designed and intended for adults and teens (age 13 and older) and not directed to children under age 13. In accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), we do not knowingly collect or store any personal information about children under age 13, and our company websites are not designed to collect personal information from children under age 13. In relation to teenagers under age 16, we will obtain parental consent prior to allowing them to submit their personal information to The Video Club through our websites, post material or upload photographs or information. We will implement measures to verify parental consent, taking into consideration available technology. We may ask visitors to enter a birth date to restrict those who are underage from accessing certain websites, areas or features. Where local law imposes higher age thresholds, we will comply with such requirements.