Your privacy is important to us and we shall take care to
safeguard it. This policy should answer any concerns you
may have regarding your privacy. However, if you do not
you should not participate in Kantar Worldpanel panels.
When and what information do we collect?
Some personal data is collected when you volunteer to
join a Kantar Worldpanel panel and as you take part in research. In
particular, Kantar Worldpanel may collect (you will be prompted for
your consent) and hold details of your name, address,
telephone number, and email address. For your information
we have certain security measures in place to protect the
loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that Kantar Worldpanel
We acknowledge and accept that some of you may not wish
to provide certain requested information but we are still
happy to have you participate in our research programmes
and will do our best to win your trust.
What do we do with your personal information?
We will publish summarised reports about the data
collected in Kantar Worldpanel research. These reports will never
identify any individual.
You consent to us using your personal data to provide you
with correspondence or any communications relating to
market research which may require your involvement.
By telling us about your eating habits you acknowledge
and consent that any information that you provide and any
other personal information disclosed by you with your
consent, will be collected and used by Kantar Worldpanel only, for
market research purposes on behalf of our clients, market
research analysis, reports, internal administration,
internal training and/or to fulfil our obligations to
you. Any information you provide to us will be treated
with care and respect and we will not mislead you in any
Who will we share your information with?
You consent to us sharing your personal data contained in
the survey or questionnaire with other companies within
the Kantar group. Please be assured we will not pass your
personal details to a third party company without your
prior consent. We may also be required to disclose your
personal information by law or to any regulatory
authority, including the Market Research Society.
Please notify us by post to Kantar Worldpanel, Westgate, London, W5 1UA
if you have provided us with your personal details and if
(a) do not wish your personal data to be used in a manner
described above (we should be grateful if you set out
your specific objections to any use);
(b) wish to see the personal data we hold about you. Of
course if the information is inaccurate, incomplete or
irrelevant, we shall correct or delete it after
discussing the matter with you.
You consent to us transferring your personal data to
other companies in and out of the EEA only for the
purposes mentioned above. We shall endeavour to ensure
that your personal data is kept confidential and secure.
please write to Kantar Worldpanel, Westgate, London, W5 1UA.
accordance with English law.
We are Kantar Worldpanel. Kantar Worldpanel is part of TNS UK Ltd. Our
registered address is TNS House, Westgate, London W5 1UA
(company number 3073845).