ICO fines Halfords Limited £30,000

06/09/2022 | ICO

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has fined retail company  Halfords Limited £30,000 for sending 498,179 unsolicited marketing emails without the proper consent. The marketing campaign related to the government's Fix Your Bike scheme in July 2020. 

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