Who we are
Our main website address is https://www.vitalis.co.za. We have various sub-domains for each Company which forms a part of the Group. All of the businesses related to the Vitalis brand or being a part of the Vitalis Holdings (Pty) Ltd company will have a link on our main website address.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We only collect your name, contact number, email address and/or company name when you sign up to receive our monthly newsletter or via our Facebook page advertisements. We do not collect any other info on our websites, except for our Online Store. The Online Store has its own policies on data collection.
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.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to save 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.
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Who we share your data with
We do not share your data with any company outside of the Vitalis Group of Companies.
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
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Email Legal Notice
Any e-mail, its contents and any file attachments transmitted with it are intended solely for the addressee(s) and may contain confidential proprietary information. Access by any other party without the express written permission of the sender is unauthorised. If you have received an e-mail in error you may not copy, distribute or use the contents, attachments or information in any way. Please destroy it and contact the sender. The e-mail addresses of Vitalis Holdings (Pty) Ltd’s e-mail users that appear on any e-mail may not be used or sold or otherwise made available to others for marketing purposes. E-mail transmissions cannot be guaranteed to be secure or error-free and the sender, therefore, does not accept liability for any errors or omissions in the contents of the message nor for any loss or damage caused as a result of the e-mail being intercepted or the recipient being infected with any virus or other malicious code. The sender does not endorse any opinions, conclusions, data or other information contained in any e-mail which is unrelated to the official business of Vitalis Holdings (Pty) Ltd or its subsidiaries and furthermore accepts no liability in respect of the unauthorised use of its e-mail facility or the sending of e-mail communications for other than strictly business purposes.