If you are below the age of 18
The Company will not sell liquor products to you if you are under the age of 18 regardless of any supervision by a parent or guardian. You may be requested to provide proof of your age before receiving any products ordered via our Platforms.
What personal information we collect and process
The Company processes Personal Information in a manner that is reasonable, adequate, relevant, non-excessive and purpose-specific. In order for users to access and use our Platforms we collect and process some Personal Information and we have to collect and process your Personal Information to render our services to you.
We may collect the following Personal Information:
Should your Personal Information change or you wish to amend and/or correct this Personal Information you can do this by updating your user information directly with us.
You warrant that the information you have provided is accurate, current, true and correct and that does not impersonate or misrepresent any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with anyone or anything.
Information from using our Platforms
When you access our Platforms, whether or not you are a registered user, the Company processes some of your Personal Information. Depending on how you access and use our Platforms, we may receive:
Why do we process your personal information?
We process the Personal Information we collect and receive to:
We also process your Personal Information in order to:
Retention and restriction of records
We keep your Personal Information for as long as:
We will retain your Personal Information for as long as is necessary to achieve the purpose for which this information was collected or subsequently processed. If your Personal Information is used for more than one purpose, we will retain it until the purpose with the latest period expires but we will stop using it for the purpose with a shorter period once that period expires.
By accessing and using the Platform, you consent to us retaining records of your Personal Information for no longer than may be necessary to achieve the purpose for which the information was initially collected or subsequently processed.
User tracking and cookies
We will not use your Personal Information for any other purpose without your permission.
Opt out from Direct Marketing
You have the right to request us not to contact you for purposes of direct marketing by any form of electronic communication such as automatic calling machines, email and/or SMS notifications by “opting-out” of any direct marketing communications we may send to you.
Who else gets to process your personal information
We do not sell your Personal Information to third parties for their marketing or any other purposes. We may provide or make your Personal Information available to:
our suppliers in order for them to liaise directly with you regarding any goods you have purchased or for any other purpose which may require their involvement.
Send your personal information outside South Africa
We may transfer certain Personal Information outside the geographic borders of South Africa to service providers for purposes set out above (Why we process your Personal Information?), including for data storage and back-up purposes to ensure the integrity of our systems.
When we transfer your Personal Information outside of the geographic borders of South Africa, we will ensure that we do so in accordance with the requirements for lawful transfer outside of South Africa as set out in POPI.
By accessing and using our Platforms, you consent to us transferring your Personal Information outside of South Africa as set out in POPI.
Securing your personal information
We secure the integrity and confidentiality of your Personal Information in our possession or under our control by taking appropriate, reasonable technical and organisational measures to prevent loss of, damage to or unauthorised destruction of Personal Information; and unlawful access to or processing of Personal Information.
Know your rights
Having provided adequate proof of your identity, you have the right to:
How to lodge a complaint with the Information regulator
The contact details of the Information Regulator are available on its website at: https://justice.gov.za/inforeg/
Global Beer Merchant, “the Company”, trades under the relevant provisions of The Liquor Act 59 of 2003; and is committed to conducting business in a responsible manner.
Trade with minors
No alcohol trade shall be made with minors and the Company reserves the rights to at all times monitor and determine the age of Persons placing orders online (“Online consumer”), on its own website or any other online platform.
Online consumers will be required to:
In the instance that the Company or any representative thereof is unsatisfied with the validation of the online consumer’s age, the Company reserves the rights:
Deliveries being taken by a proxy
In the instance that a delivery is to be taken by a proxy, the proxy shall be required to provide a clear and legible identification document or drivers’ license.
The Company or representative thereof reserves the rights to request that both the online consumers and proxy present valid identification and/or to cancel the order as set out above.
Customer purchases for resale
The company is licensed to sell liquor for resale. Customers are required to provide the company with a copy of its liquor license if it intends to purchases for resale. The Company is entitled to cancel, or not to process, any order for liquor which it suspects will be resold and no customer liquor license is provided.