Who we are

Our website address is: http://piedata.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the 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: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, 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

Used to obtain genuine trade related information only we do not actively share your information to third party. Your browser settings may provide Information normally gathered by means of internet may be used for analytical purposes by the external service and software packages and providers by means and use of various cookies.


The information contained in email transmission may contain privileged and confidential information, including personal or patient information protected by privacy laws. It is intended only for the use of the person(s) named. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any review, dissemination, distribution, or duplication of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply email and destroy all copies of the original message. Content of email may contain information expressed by sender on a personal level and may defer from organizational policies which may not be used as authorized to form any contracts or agreements.


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 visit our login page, 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, 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

We do not actively send your data to third parties other than for genuine business transactions and any financial recovery matters.

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Repeated marketing, none complaint communications and unauthorized senders may be blocked actively or manually by our service providers.

Your contact information.

Name, address, contact numbers, emails, Position, profession, business or employers names and contact information, product requirements,

Additional information

education, professional achievements,

How we protect your data

Following industry guidelines. Reasonable data protection methods provided by external service providers, antivirus

What data breach procedures we have in place
What third parties we receive data from

We may receive data from our industry and educational partners only. So try and we avoid third parties to provide external marketing data.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Each customer is special, automated profiling is not used.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We comply UK regulatory requirements. To ensure full compatibility specific or additional requirements a separate request should be submitted by individual organization to us.