Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

Mint Fig is a delicatessen and small gift shop in Musselburgh, East Lothian. We offer locally sourced food products , cheese, charcuterie and home baked cakes, flans and quiches.

We also offer a bespoke catering service for cakes, desserts, drinks nibbles and cheese boards and will happily cater for any events big or small using the goods that we source and preparing them to the highest standard to take the stress out of your entertaining. So please get in touch via messenger, telephone or come in and have a chat to us.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Mint Fig follows the following principles in order to protect your privacy:
• We do not collect more information than is necessary;
• We do not use your data for purposes other than those specified;
• We do not keep your data if it is no longer needed;
• We do not spread your data to third parties without your consent.


To improve your experience on our site, we use ‘cookies’. Cookies are an industry standard and most major web sites use them. A cookie is a small text file that our site places on your computer as a tool to remember your preferences. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Essential Cookies

Cookie NameDurationPurpose
woocommerce_cart_hashsessionHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.
woocommerce_items_in_cartsessionHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.
wp_woocommerce_session_2 daysContains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer.
woocommerce_recently_viewedsessionPowers the Recent Viewed Products widget.
store_notice[notice id]sessionAllows customers to dismiss the Store Notice.

No personal information is stored within these cookies. No tracking software is used such as Google Analytics.

What we collect and store

While you visit our site, we’ll track:
• Products you’ve viewed: we’ll use this to, for example, show you products you’ve recently viewed and to make recommendations

We also use cookies to keep track of cart contents while you’re browsing our site.

When you purchase from us, we’ll ask you to provide information including your name, email address, phone number, Post Code and address. We use this information for the following:

  • Send you information about your order
  • Process your order
  • Get in touch about your order

How long we retain your data for

We currently retain personal data for orders placed on this website for the following amount of time:
• Pending orders: 3 Months
• Failed orders: 3 Months
• Cancelled orders: 3 Months
• Completed orders: Indefinitely


We accept payments through PayPal. When processing payments, some of your data will be passed to PayPal, including information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total and billing information.

Please refer to the PayPal Privacy Policy for more details:

What rights you have over your data

If you have made an order on this site 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.