Tubby's Kitchen
Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from  (the “Site”).

In our mandate to create value for our clients, we may, in certain instances, be required to process personal information. This notice explicates how we obtain, use, and disclose your personal information, in accordance with the requirements of the Protection of Personal Information Act (“POPIA”).

At Tubby’s Kitchen (Pty) Ltd  we are committed to protecting your privacy and we strive to ensure that your personal information is collected and used appropriately, lawfully, and transparently. This notice declares our commitment to compliance with the POPI Act and it is our obligation to ensure that the processing of your personal information will only be done within the parameters of the law.


When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”

According to the POPI Act ‘‘personal information’’ is defined as the information relating to an identifiable, living, natural person, and where it is applicable, an identifiable, existing juristic person.  

In the ordinary course of our operations, we may collect and process your personal information:

Mainly to contact you for the purposes of understanding your wants and then to ensure the delivery of the pertinent services accordingly.  For this purpose, we will only collect information necessary such as your contact details and technical information to effectively render our services.
Should there be a problem with our software products and the data subjects report these issues, we may collect data such as device information, including the unique device identifier, hardware model, operating system and version and mobile network information.
For the purpose of improving our products and services as well as communications to the data subject.
For internal purposes such as auditing, research, and data analysis.
When visiting our website, information may be collected using various technologies including “cookies” which allows us to collect standard internet visitor usage information. If a Data subject elects to decline cookies, not all elements of the website may function as intended, so their website experience may be affected.

Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number). We refer to this information as “Order Information.”

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.

Tubby’s Kitchen may use the personal information of a Data subject:

To confirm and verify your identity or to verify that you are an authorised user for security purposes;
To ensure that Business Name has up-to-date contact information for the Data subject, where applicable;
To market communication about new and improved Business Name products and services;
For the detection as well as the prevention of fraud, crime, money laundering or other malpractice;
To conduct market or customer satisfaction research or for statistical analysis;
To comply with applicable laws, regulations, and guidance;
To comply with demands or requests made by regulators, governments, courts, and law enforcement authorities.



We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfil any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).  

Additionally, we use this Order Information to:

Communicate with you;
Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

The Company will retain Your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies. The Company will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes.


Tubby’s Kitchen (Pty) Ltd may share personal information of a Data subject with certain third parties. There are contractual agreements in place to govern third-party usage and to ensure the protection of your personal information. We may share your personal information with the following third parties:

Agents and suppliers, including those who provide technology services such as data analytics, hosting and technical support;
Professional advisors, auditors, and business partners;
Regulators, governments, and law enforcement authorities; and
Other third parties in connection with the development and enhancement of our business model.



The security of Your Personal Data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Your Rights: Access to And Correction of Your Personal Information


The Data subject has the right to access the personal information we hold about them.


As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you.  


Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.


When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.


The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18 years.


We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.


For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at info@tubbyskitchen.co.za