Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is important to us. We hope this policy will help you understand how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us.

By using or accessing our website(s), products, services and applications in any manner, you acknowledge that you accept the practices and policies outlined in this Privacy Policy, and you hereby consent that we will collect, use, and share your information in the following ways.

What kind of information do we collect from you?

When you visit we collect some basic information about your computer via Google, for example what type of browser and operating system are you using; how long did you stay on our site; what pages did you look at. This helps us to understand how visitors browse our site, so that we can make their shopping experience better.

We also collect personal information that you provide to us (ie. When you check out of our store) such as your name, address, postal code, phone number, etc. We need this information to process payment and ship merchandise to you.

Our website is intended for visitors aged 18 years and over, and we do not knowingly collect data relating to minors.

How we use your data

By subscribing to the Mailing List or Wine Club, you provide your contact details to receive communications about special offers, promotions, and information about special events from Shaw + Smith until such time as you request us to stop.  Should you wish to opt out at any time, let us know by phone or email. We will provide you with appropriate contact details every time we contact you.

Shaw + Smith (and trusted partners acting on our behalf) may collect and use your personal data:

- to provide goods and services to you;
- to manage any membership accounts that you hold with us;
- to verify your identity;
- with your agreement, to contact you electronically or otherwise about promotional offers and products and services which we think may interest you;
- for customer service and market research purposes - to better understand your needs; and
- where we have a legal right or duty to use or disclose your information.

Sharing of personal information

Shaw + Smith will not sell, trade or rent your information to any other companies. Your details remain yours and may be shared with our service partners for the purpose of communicating Shaw + Smith offers only, or to third parties who are involved in the process of completing a transaction.

Protecting your information

Any payment information we collect is done so under SSL - a standard internet security measure. Any data that we store about you is kept behind a secure firewall in our database and is not accessible to the public in any way.

Your online account is protected by an encrypted password that you can reset, for your privacy and security.

Your Rights

You can ask us what data we hold about you at any time, and you have the right to ask us to update and correct any out-of-date or incorrect personal data that we hold about you. You can also request to have your personal data deleted.

If you want to opt out of receiving our marketing communications at any stage, you can do this at:

If you have any questions about viewing or updating the information we have on file about you, or generally about our privacy policy, please contact our Customer Relationship Manager – email

Shaw + Smith has appointed an agent in the EU to act as our Data Protection Officer to ensure we protect the personal data of our customers (and others) and comply with data protection legislation.

If you have any questions about how Shaw + Smith uses your personal data that are not answered here, or if you want to exercise your rights regarding your personal data, please contact our Customer Relationship Manager in Australia on +61 8 8398 0500 or email, or our agent in the EU -  

Policy updated June 2018