Usage of Cookies

Cookies Policy for

Under limited Licence from Inowno F&B Ltd

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We use "cookies" (small files placed on your hard drive) on certain of our pages to help analyse our web page flow; customise our services, content and advertising; measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety.

A few important things you should know about cookies are that:

  • We offer certain features that are available only through the use of cookies.
  • We use cookies to help identify you and maintain your signed-in status.
  • Most cookies are "session cookies", meaning that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session.
  • You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although doing so may interfere with your use of some of our site or services.
  • You may encounter cookies from third parties on certain pages of the sites that we do not control. (For example, if you view a web page created by another user, there may be a cookie placed by that web page.)
  1. No Spam, Spyware or Spoofing

  2. We and our users do not tolerate spam. Make sure to set your notification preferences so we communicate to you as you prefer. You may not use our communication tools where available to send spam or otherwise send content that would breach our User Agreement. We automatically scan and may manually filter messages to check for spam, viruses, phishing attacks and other malicious activity or illegal or prohibited content, but we do not permanently store messages sent through these tools. If you send an email to an email address that is not registered in our community (via Refer-a-Friend or other tools), we do not permanently store that email or use that email address for any marketing purpose. We do not rent or sell these email addresses.

  3. Account Protection

    Your password is the key to your account. Use unique numbers, letters and special characters, and do not disclose your password to anyone. If you do share your password or your personal information with others, remember that you are responsible for all actions taken in the name of your account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your personal information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately notify and change your password.

  4. Accessing, Reviewing and Changing Your Personal Information

    You can see, review and change most of your personal information by signing on to Generally, we will not manually modify your personal information because it is very difficult to verify your identity remotely. You must promptly update your personal information if it changes or is inaccurate. Once you make a public posting, you may not be able to change or remove it. Upon your request to Customer Service, we will close your account and remove your personal information from view as soon as reasonably possible, based on your account activity and in accordance with applicable law. We do retain personal information from closed accounts to comply with law, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our User Agreement, and take other actions otherwise permitted by law.

  5. Security

    Your information is stored on our servers located in various regions. We treat data as an asset that must be protected and use lots of tools (encryption, passwords, physical security, etc.) to protect your personal information against unauthorised access and disclosure. However, as you probably know, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, and other users may abuse or misuse your personal information that they collect from the site. Therefore, although we work very hard to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.

  6. Third Parties

    Except as otherwise expressly included in this Privacy Policy, this document addresses only the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. If you disclose information on our sites or other sites throughout the internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.

  7. General

    We may amend this below Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended terms on this site. All amended terms automatically take effect 30 days after they are initially posted. In addition, we will notify you via email at the address you provide in My

  8. Privacy Policy

    This Privacy Policy describes how we handle your personal information for our services on the website. It applies generally to the or for the use of an affiliate company using the software and content and other related websites where this policy appears in the footer of the page. Some branded websites or websites we operate may be governed by separate privacy policies. The policy that applies on any of our domains or subdomains is always the policy that appears in the footer of each website.

    Our affiliates' and joint ventures' privacy practices are similar to those described in this Privacy Policy. Subject to the requirements of applicable law, we strive to provide a consistent set of privacy practices throughout the global trading community. By accepting the Privacy Policy and the User Agreement in registration, you expressly consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is effective upon acceptance for new users and is otherwise effective on 13 April 2015.

  9. Controlling and Processing Parties

    When you use the services, you agree that:

    • may transfer your personal data to other companies where appropriate.
    • may process your personal information to deliver its service provides under the User Agreement and within the framework and according to the principles laid down in this Privacy Policy.
  10. Collection

    You can browse our sites without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. If you choose to provide us with personal information, you consent to the transfer and storage of that information on our servers located in various regions.

    We may collect and store the following personal information:

    • email address, physical contact information, and (depending on the service used) sometimes financial information, such as credit card or bank account numbers;
    • Transactional information based on your activities on the sites;
    • Community discussions, chats, dispute resolution, feedback, correspondence through our sites, and correspondence sent to us;
    • other information from your interaction with our site, services, content and advertising, including computer and connection information, statistics on page views, traffic to and from the sites, ad data, IP address and standard web log information;
    • Additional information we ask you to submit to authenticate yourself or if we believe you are breaching site policies (for example, we may ask you to send us an ID or bill to verify your address, or to answer additional questions online to help verify your identity)
    • Information from other companies, such as demographic and navigation data;
  11. Marketing

    We don't sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may combine your information with information on other users and information we collect from other companies and use it to improve and personalise our services, content and advertising.

    If you don't wish to receive marketing communications from us or participate in our certifications, simply indicate your preference via the “Preferences” page in My (or similar account status page) or by following the directions provided with the communication or advertisement.

  12. Use

    Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customised experience. You agree that we may use your personal information to:

    • provide the services and customer support you request;
    • prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities, and enforce our User Agreement;
    • customise measure and improve our services, content and advertising;
    • tell you about our services and those of our corporate family, targeted marketing, service updates, and promotional offers based on your communication preferences;
    • compare information for accuracy, and verify it with third parties.
  13. Our Disclosure of Your Information

    We may disclose personal information to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a listing or other content infringes the rights of others, or protect anyone's rights, property, or safety.

    We may also share your personal information with:

    • Our clients to provide joint content and services (like registration, transactions and customer support), to help detect and prevent potentially illegal acts and breaches of our policies, and to guide decisions about their products, services and communications. Members of our corporate family will use this information to send you marketing communications only if you’ve requested their services.
    • Service providers under contract who help with our business operations (such as fraud investigations, bill collection, affiliate and rewards programmes and customer support).
    • Other users, whether located within Ireland the United Kingdom or abroad. For example, where you are involved in a transaction with another user, the other user may view your email address and obtain your contact information and postal address to help complete the transaction;
    • Other third parties to whom you explicitly ask us to send your information (or about whom you are otherwise explicitly notified and consent to when using a specific service).
    • Law enforcement or other governmental officials, in response to a verified request relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity. In such events, we will disclose information relevant to the investigation, such as name, city, state, postcode, telephone number, email address, user ID history, IP address, fraud complaints, financial information and usage history.
    • are participants in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity, as we in our sole discretion believe necessary or appropriate, either under confidentiality agreement or as required by law. In such circumstances, we may disclose name, street address, city, county, postcode, country, phone number, email address and company name.
    • Other business entities, should we plan to merge with or be acquired by that business entity. (Should such a combination occur, we will require that the new combined entity follow this privacy policy with respect to your personal information. If your personal information will be used contrary to this policy, you will receive prior notice).

      Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and our ability to keep the community free from those who attempt to carry out fraudulent or illegal activities on the site, we will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement, other government officials, or other third parties without a court order or substantially similar legal procedure, except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss or to report suspected illegal activity.

  14. Information You Share on

    If you access from a shared computer or a computer in an internet café, certain information about you, such as your user ID or reminders from, may also be visible to other individuals who use the computer after you.

  15. Using Information from enables you to share personal information upon completion of certifications. We encourage you to disclose your privacy practices and respect the privacy of other users. We cannot guarantee the privacy or security of your information and therefore we encourage you to evaluate the privacy and security policies of your trading partner before entering into a transaction and choosing to share your information. When users are involved in a certification, they may have access to each other's name, user ID, email address and other contact information.

  16. ICO Registration

    The winners lounge website on is put in place under license and in conjunction with INOWNO F&B Limited, who retain data certificate reference number ZA082853 within the Information Commissioners Office in the United Kingdom. The information you provide shall remain the full property of INOWNO F&B Limited and shall be used in accordance with all data protection laws as outlined by the Information commissioner’s office in the UK. INOWNO F&B Limited will only share this information with Anheuser-Busch InBev in accordance with data protection laws of the European Union and your rights at all times are fully protected and adhered to. Your rights are fully outlined at

  17. Our use of cookies

    Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

    We use the following cookies:

    Analytical/performance cookies.

    They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

    Cookie namePurposeMore information
    _gatGoogle AnalyticsUsed to distinguish users. (Expires: 1 min). Read more
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    _gidGoogle AnalyticsUsed to distinguish users. (Expires: 24 hours). Read more

    Functionality cookies.

    These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

    Cookie namePurposeMore information
    TokenInowno settingsUsed to keep the user logged in and active whilst browsing the site.
    points-modalInowno settingsUsed to show/hide the "Points system" info message.
    user_localtimeInowno settingsUsed for the "Events" section to get the accurate user local time.

    Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

    You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.