ALDI Store Wi-Fi: The ALDI Store Wi-Fi is a free service available to all customers who shop in our stores, enabling them to connect to Wi-FI while shopping with us. By registering for and using the ALDI in-store Wi-Fi facilities (“Store Wi-Fi”), and in particular by submitting any information to ALDI (including your personal data) you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Section.
Types of Data:
Information which you give us: We may collect and process the following data which you provide to us:
(a) information that you provide when registering to use the Store-Wi-Fi;
(b) information that you provide when you report a problem with our Store Wi-Fi;
(c) information that you provide through surveys or when asked to give your opinions about our services and products; and
(d) your e-mail address.
Information we collect about you: We may also collect and process the following technical information automatically when you log onto the Store Wi-Fi:
(a) the MAC address used to connect your device to the Service, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
(b) information about the length of your use of the Store Wi-Fi, data consumed whilst on the Store Wi-Fi and any phone number used to call our customer service number; and
(c) information about you which is supplied to us by third parties when you use an account you already have with a third party to register with us. For example, the Store Wi-Fi service allows you to sign up to it using your social media credentials i.e. your Facebook, Twitter or Google Plus account. We will receive certain information from the social media platform you have chosen to use in accordance with the terms and conditions that you have agreed with them. If you are uncertain what information a third party may share with us, we recommend you review the terms of your account with that third party.
Uses of Data:
Information you give to us: We will use the information you provide to us in order to:
(a) facilitate your access to the Store Wi-Fi network;
(b) send you marketing communications and other information about other goods and services we offer (if you have agreed to receive them); and
(c) notify you about changes to the Store Wi-Fi.
Information which we collect about you: We will use the information we collect about you in order to:
(a) allow you to use our Store Wi-Fi in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient. For example, by enabling us to recognise the device you use when you return to one of our stores and wish to use the Store Wi-Fi again using that same device;
(b) improve our Store Wi-Fi. For example, knowing how and when our customers make use of the Store Wi-Fi allows us to streamline the user experience, speed up searches, identify bugs and make enhancements;
(c) administer the Store Wi-Fi and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
(d) improve the Store Wi-Fi to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your device and also to improve our retail stores; and / or
(e) allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
We may combine information from other sources with the information you give to us and that which we collect about you. We may use this combined information for the purposes set out above.
Disclosure of Data: Further to the disclosures described in Section 7 (Disclosures of your Personal Data), we may also disclose your personal data to third parties in connection with:
(a) rating or reviewing the Store Wi-Fi; and
(b) the moderation, review and response to such ratings and reviews.
Where you use the Store Wi-Fi to access any non-ALDI websites (including any that may be linked from the Store Wi-Fi landing page), any information you submit to such a website will be controlled by the operator of that site, over which ALDI have no control. Accessing those websites may allow third-parties to collect or share data about you. Please check the relevant third-party privacy policies before you submit any personal data to them.
Basis for Processing: This processing is: (a) necessary for the performance of a contract with you; and (b) in accordance with our legitimate interests (to improve our customer’s experience of our Site / App and stores, keep our records updated, to learn more about how our customers use our products/services and to grow our business and to inform our marketing strategy).
Third-Parties Involved: Our main partner for the ALDI Store Wi-Fi is Trust Systems Limited. They are registered in England and Wales with company number 06013797 and their registered office is at L Unit 20 - 21 Cirencester Office Park, Tetbury Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England, GL7 6JJ.