Privacy policy

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Privacy policy 2019-07-31T12:17:36+00:00

About the personal data we collect

UNIK Vape are based in China with a UK office address warehouse from where we dispatch your purchases. Visit the ‘about us‘ page to learn more about who we are.

Comments and reviews

When visitors leave comments on our site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment or reivew, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website when making a review, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

The contact forms on this website collect various pieces of data such as name, email and location. We keep this data for at least 6 months for both our and your records. If you require your data to be deleted please email


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We use Clicky Analytics to collect various user behaviour to improve our website for customers. You can read their privacy policy here.

Who we share your data with

UNIK do not share your data with anyone outside of the company.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment or review, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Frequently asked questions about your data

What data might we hold?

We typically hold your email contact data such as your name, company name, email address, home address, phone number, area of interest and additional notes.

How do we use this data?

We only use the data you provide to get in contact with you and to process you order requirement. We may also use this data to provide emails, newsletters or physical mail.

Where is this data stored?

This data is sometimes stored in the website database for a minimum of 6 months. It may also be securely stored with our hosting company and on our work laptop or PC desktop.

How long do we store your data?

Generally we only keep data stored on the website for a period of 6 months. Email exchange data may be stored for longer especially if you are an on-going customer.

Do you hold credit card or payment data?

Generally, we do not hold this type of data and certainly don’t hold it on the website. Payments are processed by PayPal and we are never party to any sensitive data.

How secure is your data with us?

Our website is located on secure servers and we use https site security plus additional website security to protect our website from hacking. Additionally, our emails are also stored on secure servers. To date we have never been hacked or had our emails compromised.