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Trading code of practice Protecting your privacy

Our Trading Code

Fair trade since 1983

Our Trading Code Of Practice

The Mexican Hammock Company follows a strict, ethical trading code of practice. This applies not only to you the customer but also to the villages with which we work in Mexico.

Our Trading Code Of Practice

(With respect to data collection and dissemination)

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We only collect and use information in a lawful manner, strictly in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act of 1998. We collect information about you for two reasons: firstly, to process your order and second, to provide you with the best possible service.

Information is collected by us at the time of ordering and is held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law. This information is for our use only and will not be transferred to any third party without obtaining your consent.

We attempt to ensure that the information we hold is accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us at: If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.

During your visit to our site we use "cookies" which are stored on your browser. These cookies have a short finite life and may only be accessed by us or yourself. This is the normal means by which information is transferred between different pages of a website. On our website no sensitive information is stored in cookies originating outside of the secure webspace so there's no need to worry.

It is usually possible to modify your browser to prevent cookies from being stored, however, if you do this you won't be able to order on-line or gain full access to many websites.

We do not adhere to the practice of sending out vast amounts of "spam" or "junk mail". We may contact you in the future to let you know about developments at our website, new products that may be of interest to you, special offers, etc., but these mailings will be infrequent. We will not contact you by e-mail if you have removed your name from our database. You may do this by clicking on the link that appears on your Order Confirmation or emails that we send you in the future.

If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you may email us at:

The Mexican Hammock Company follows a strict ethical trading code both in Mexico and the UK. We work directly with villages in southern Mexico and are committed to maintaining mixed local economies and averting disruption of traditional cultural values.