CONTACT US: +44 (161) 446 4848

Privacy Policy.


Global Sensor Technology (UK) Ltd recognises that its customers are concerned about the privacy of the information that we collect on our websites and how we use this information. The following details how and why GST collects customer information, and how you can manage the information you provide to GST.

You can contact GST at the address below:

  • Global Sensor Technology (UK) Ltd
  • Unit 1, 26 Fairholme Road
  • Manchester, M20 4NT, UK
  • Phone: +44 (0) 161 446 4848
  • Fax: +44 (0) 161 438 2828
  • Email: [email protected]

Collection of information

You can use GST’s websites without revealing any information about yourself. Our sites are not to set up to track, collect or distribute personal information about you, unless you voluntarily enter information into a website form for the purpose of registering to the website.

We collect two types of data:

  • Information that you provide such as company name, address, contact information, contact person, shipping and billing information.
  • Electronic records to compile statistics about how our visitors interact with our websites and to collect information about your interests in GST products and services.

We place cookies on your computer so we can recognise you when you visit our websites and collect information about your activities on the website. If you do not wish for a cookie to be placed on your computer, please configure your web browser to either erase cookies from your computer’s hard drive, block all cookies, or present a warning before a cookie is stored. If you choose to block cookies, the sites cannot remember your preferences. Click here for a more informationon on cookies we collect.

By voluntarily providing us with information about yourself, you are consenting to our use of both the data that you provide and the data that we collect on our websites in accordance with this policy.

Please note that the websites and all services provided through the websites are for commercial use only. You may not register to the websites or use the services within the sites requiring registration non-commercially.

Purpose and use of collected data

The contact information we collect is handled by GST for the purpose of customer administration, market studies and customer information, including promotions and publicity to customers for products and services offered by GST. We also use the information for internal purposes such as traffic and profile analyses in order to enhance the services offered by the websites and business in general, and to help us meet the needs of our customers.

Handling and transfer of data.

GST is a global company and information collected through the GST websites may be transferred among our various divisions and affiliated companies around the world. With your provision of data, you accept that the information we gather on our websites, i.e. contact and traffic information, will be transferred between companies in the GST Group. By submitting information on the GST websites, you consent to such transfer. The data collected will only be available to GST Group staff, where necessary for the staff to perform their duties.

GST will not sell, transfer, assign or distribute the information you volunteer on the websites to any third parties without your permission unless obligated to do so under applicable law.

Right of insight into and deletion of registered data

You may, within a reasonable period of time, request that we provide you with information about what data we have stored on your use of our websites. Also, you may request a stop to our processing of specific data and/or deletion of specific data.

How to unsubscribe or change your information

If you have subscribed to an e-mail service or other service through the websites, but do not wish to continue this in the future, please log in to your profile to change your settings or delete your profile. If you wish to change contact information collected on the websites, you can either do so yourself online through your profile or by contacting [email protected]. Any bulk e-mailing going out from GST always gives you the option of unsubscribing from further bulk e-mailings from GST.

Links disclaimer

GST’s websites may contain links to websites operated by other parties. The linked sites are not under the control of GST, and GST is not responsible for the content available on these. Such links do not imply GST endorsement of material on third-party sites and the links are provided as a convenience to users. Access to other internet sites linked to from GST’s websites is at your own risk.

Amendments to this policy

We reserve the right to change and modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. Your continued use of the websites following the posting of changes to these terms means you accept these changes. You will always have access to the most recent policy on In the event of discrepancy between the English language policy posted on and translations posted on other GST websites, the English language version posted on shall take precedence.

List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

COOKIE name COOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You sesssion ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.