Gridset Privacy Policy

By submitting your information through your use of this website and the Gridset application, you consent to the use of that information by Monotype Limited as set out below.

1. Introduction

For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 the ‘Data Controller’ for this website is Monotype Limited. The privacy and security of our customers is important to us. This privacy policy explains how we use the information we collect about you, how you can instruct us if you prefer to limit the use of that information, and the procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy.

2. The information we collect and how we use it

We may wish to provide you with information about Gridset or any other services, products or information from Monotype that we think may be of interest to you. We may also want to provide you with related information from third parties we think may be of interest to you. If you would rather not receive this information, please send an email to

Alternatively, please see paragraph 6 below for information on other methods for updating your preferences.

Aside from the matters laid out above, your personal data will not be disclosed to any third party save with your consent or as required by a regulatory body or under a court order.

3. Our use of cookies and other information gathering technologies

Monotype employs information gathering technologies for the purposes of collecting information and statistics about the users of this site, but such information will not be used to identify any individual. The purpose of gathering such information is to assist us to analyse the use of the website and revise it for the benefit of our clients by making your visit to the site more efficient and to improve and increase the content found to be most popular.

We also employ cookies on this site. Cookies are small text files used on the internet for a variety of purposes. We use cookies to make your use of the website more efficient, for example by saving you the trouble of re-entering information. Although the cookie may provide an automated identification of your computer, no personal data is stored in the cookie.

Some of the cookies that we use on this website are essential to the services we are providing. Others are not essential but are useful to us in working out how the website is working and what content our users are engaging with.

Here is a list of the cookies deployed on our website and what they are for:

Google Analytics – We use Google Analytics to understand the trends among the traffic passing through our site. Google Analytics allows us to see where our users come from, which pages they are using and how our marketing efforts impact these things.

You may adjust your computer’s settings so as to block cookies, to accept or reject cookies from specific websites, or to accept them only on confirmation from you. Because of the wide variety of browsers and operating systems used by our customers we cannot provide detailed instructions for this, however your browser should contain details in its help facility. You should be aware that if you choose to block cookies, the site may not work as efficiently as it should.

You can find more on cookies at If you continue to use the website, you do so acknowledging and accepting the cookies that we use.

4. How we protect your information

The internet is not a secure medium. We have put in place various security measures but you are advised to treat the internet as an insecure medium in all your communications with us. However, payments made through this website are handled using secure socket layer technology or other technology which is at least (if not more) secure than that.

We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties. Your payment information will not be disclosed to anyone under any circumstances other than as necessary for the sale concerned and will not be retained by us thereafter.

5. Sale of business

If Monotype or the business operated through this website is integrated into any other company or organisation your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective operators and their advisers and will be passed on to the new operators of Monotype or the business operated through this website.

6. Updating your details

If any of the personal information that you have provided to Monotype changes, for example if you change your email address, please correct that information by updating your profile settings.

7. Your consent

By submitting the information referred to above, you consent to the use of that information as set out in this policy. If we change our privacy policy we will post the changes on this page, and we may notify you by email or by sending push notifications through any Gridset app that you may be using. Continued use of the website or our apps will signify that you agree to any such changes.

Owing to the global nature of the internet’s infrastructure the information you provide may be temporarily transferred to and stored in countries outside the European Economic Area that do not have similar protections in place regarding your data and its use as set out in this policy whilst in transmission.

Occasionally it is necessary for us to change this Privacy Policy, so please remember to check back from time to time.

If you have any questions concerning this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

Company details

c/o Monotype Ltd.
Studio 2, The Coach house
Stanwell Road
Vale of Glamorgan
CF64 3EU
Phone: +44 (0)2920 020959

Twitter: @gridsetapp