About this Privacy Policy

SCM World is a wholly owned division of Rapture World Limited (“Rapture World”). Rapture World’s registered address is 2 London Bridge, London SE1 9RA, and Company number 6443794.

This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) explains Rapture World’s policy regarding any personal data that you might supply to Rapture World (or that it might collect from you) when you visit the Website or use certain services offered via the Website (“Information”). The Information shall be used in accordance with the permissions granted by you and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”). Rapture World is the data controller for the purposes of the Act.

Commitment to User Privacy

Rapture World is committed to protecting your privacy. You can visit most pages on the Website without giving Rapture World any Information. But sometimes Rapture World does need Information to provide the services that you request. This document is designed to give you a clear explanation of Rapture World’s data processing policies. Please see below for further information or if you have any questions or concerns relating to Rapture World’s use of your Information and/or data protection, please e-mail: [email protected]

By using the Website you consent to Rapture World’s collection and use of your Information as described in this Privacy Policy. If Rapture World change this Privacy Policy it will post an updated version of this Privacy Policy on the Website to keep you aware of what Information is collected, how it is used and under what circumstances Rapture World may disclose it.

The Information collected and how it is used

Rapture World uses your Information in the following ways:

  • to ensure that content from the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and your computer;
  • to notify you about any changes to our service;
  • in accordance with your authorisation as expressed when you subscribe to any online service provided by Rapture World or when you correspond with Rapture World.


In limited circumstances Rapture World may pass your Information to other third party organisations:

  • if it buys or sells any business or assets in which case it may disclose your Information to the seller or buyer of such business or assets; and
  • if it is under a duty to disclose or share your Information to comply with any legal obligation or in order to enforce or apply Rapture World’s terms and conditions and other agreements or protect the rights, property, or safety of our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

The Information collected includes

  • Full name and job title
  • Company name
  • Phone number
  • E-mail address

Rapture World collects certain information about your computer hardware and software, this includes

  • Your IP address
  • Browser type
  • Operating system
  • Access times
  • Referring website addresses


This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of Rapture World’s website.


Similar to other commercial websites, the Website uses a standard technology called “cookies” and web server logs to collect information about how the Website is being used. Please see the Cookie Policy for further details about the types of cookies we use and your rights in respect of our use of cookies.

Contacting you for marketing purposes and information sharing

From time to time, and where you have given Rapture World your consent to do so, Rapture World may also wish to contact you with information relating to our products and services, or products and services of other professional organisations (including our clients, our partners and our affiliated companies). If you do not want to receive those marketing communications, or if you do not want to make your details available to those organisations, please send an e-mail to [email protected] indicating either or both of the statements below:

  • I do not wish to have my details made available to other organisations
  • I do not wish to receive information about Rapture World Limited’s services


Rapture World takes its obligations regarding information security and your privacy seriously. All our email lists are seeded with decoy names to protect against abuse, and it will take adequate steps to prevent unlawful use of your Information.

Links to other websites

The Website contains some links to other websites. Please be aware that Rapture World is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This Privacy Policy applies solely to the Information collected by Rapture World on this Website.

Where We Store Your Information

The Information that Rapture World collects from you may be transferred to and stored at a destination outside the European Economic Area. The Information may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or for one of Rapture World’s suppliers. By submitting Information to Rapture World, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. Rapture World will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your Information is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and the Act.

Correcting, updating and removing your Information

You have the right to ask us Rapture World to provide a copy of the Information it holds about you (for which it may charge a small administration fee) and to have any inaccurate Information about you corrected. If your Information is incorrect, changes, or if you no longer wish to receive information from Rapture World, Rapture World will endeavour to correct, update or remove your Information as swiftly as possible. This can be done by e-mailing [email protected]. Please note that while Rapture World will endeavour to make the updates as promptly as possible, communications may be sent using the original details until the changes have been processed.