Privacy Policy

Any personal information we may collect will be used by us only to respond to your inquiry or process an order. We may also use any personal information provided by you to measure the use of our site and to improve its content. At times cookies may be used to help us serve you better. A cookie is a tiny element of data sent by a website to your browser, which may then be stored on your hard drive so we can recognise you when you return. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and, if you wish, to reject it. We will not release, sell or rent to anyone else personally identifiable data which we have gathered from your visit to our web page unless compelled by law, with your informed consent, to fulfil an order or request you have given to us, or to protect us against unlawful activity, fraud, or any danger to public safety. All personal information that we collect (including your contact details, and if relevant, credit card details) is kept confidential to the best of our ability. You will appreciate, however, that we cannot guarantee the security of transmission.

Email contact and how we handle emails
It is the policy of SummerGlow Apiaries to send our members emails throughout the purchasing process and other newsletter emails they elect to receive. Further, it is our policy to immediately remove any member from any mailing list upon the member's request. In addition, SummerGlow Apiaries will send out promotional material to its newsletters subscribers promoting material related to SummerGlow Apiaries. We do use email as a means of receiving feedback from our members, and we encourage you to email us with your questions or comments. We will preserve the content of any email you send us if we believe we have the legal requirement to do so. Your email message content may be monitored by us for trouble shooting or maintenance purposes or if any form of email abuse is suspected.

Membership Registration
Our site's registration form requires you to provide us contact information and may also require demographic information. Your contact information may be used to contact you when necessary.

Membership Removal
If you wish to have your registration removed from our directory for any reason, simply send us an email requesting to be removed.

Delivery Address Details
SummerGlow Apiaries enables you to save one delivery address which we will store against your profile. When you buy an item you have the option of entering a new delivery address which must be your own.

Updating Your Personal Information and Password Control
SummerGlow Apiaries provides you with ways in which you can alter your personal data, including changing your email address, password, phone number, etc. It is your responsibility to keen this information up to date. You are responsible for all actions taken with your user name, email address and password. Therefore we do not recommend that you disclose your SummerGlow Apiaries password to any third parties. If you choose to share your user name, email address and password or your information with third parties, you are responsible for all actions taken with this information and therefore you should review that third party's privacy policy.

Security of information
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information that is transmitted to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information.

Credit Card Security
We work diligently to protect the security of your personal information, including credit card information.Your credit card details do not get processed or transmitted through or via SummerGlow Apiaries website as all transactions are processed through a secure payment service provider. SummerGlow Apiaries uses Direct Payment Solutions (DPS) Payment Express to provide this secure service.

DPS Payment Express is a Visa and Mastercard certified provider that has been providing services for New Zealand and global markets since 1977.  DPS Payment Express is New Zealand's largest online credit card service and is used by many of New Zealand's largest companies. 

DPS Payment Express hosts and manages the payment page on SummerGlow Apiaries website.  All transaction sessions are stored and processed in secure encrypted strings. Your credit card details are not held by SummerGlow Apiaries and cannot be accessed by SummerGlow Apiaries staff.

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policies or any other matter, please contact us at +64 7 829 7641 (if calling from outside NZ), or 07 829 7641 (if calling from within NZ), or email us at


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