The company Blofield BV (hereinafter referred to as “we”) in its capacity as provider of the online offering available at http://www.blofield.com is the data controller within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) responsible for the collection, processing, and use of the personal data of the user of the online offering. We are strongly committed to protecting your privacy and your private and personal data. We collect, process, and use your personal data in accordance with the provisions of the Dutch and the applicable European data protection laws, including without limitation the Dutch AVG and the European GDPR. With this Privacy Statement, we wish to inform you which of your personal data we collect, process, and use.
II. Personal Data
Personal data is information about your personal or material circumstances. This includes information about your identity such as your name, your e-mail address, or your postal address. Information that cannot be directly linked to your identity (e.g. the number of users of the online offering) is not considered personal data. You can generally use our online offering without disclosing your identity and without providing any personal data. However, for some of the services on offer, e.g. if you wish to order Blofield products or want to subscribe to our newsletter, we need to collect personal data from you. We collect, store, and use such data exclusively in relation with the use of the site http://www.blofield.com more specifically for handling your inquiries.
- Storage and processing of personal information
We store your information on protected dedicated servers. Technical and organizational measures are taken to protect such servers against loss, destruction, access, modification, or dissemination of your data by unauthorized persons. Access to your data will be permitted only to a limited number of persons in charge of the technical, commercial, or editorial support of the servers. Notwithstanding regular controls, full protection against all risks cannot be provided. Our web pages and your entries on our web pages are transmitted over the Internet in encrypted form through HTTPS.
- Access to personal information
If you have submitted Personal data to Blofield, you have the right to reasonable access to that data to correct any inaccuracies. Blofield has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. You can also make a request to update or remove information about you by contacting email@example.com, and we will make all reasonable and practical efforts to comply with your request within 30 days, to the extent it is consistent with applicable law.
- Disclosure of personal data to third parties
We will use your personal information exclusively for the fulfilment of the services requested by you (e.g. when handling your order). Insofar as we use external service providers in performing the service requested, such external service providers will also access the data exclusively for the purpose of performing the service. By taking the necessary technical and organizational measures we ensure compliance with privacy policies and we demand the same of our external partners. Moreover, we will not disclose the data to any third parties, including without limitation for advertising purposes, without your express consent. We will disclose your personal data only if you have given your consent to disclosure of the data or insofar as we are entitled or obligated to do so pursuant to legal provisions and/or administrative or judicial orders. This may include, without being limited to, giving information for purposes of criminal prosecution, in order to avert danger, or in order to enforce intellectual property rights.
III. Use of our website
- Information relating to your computer
Every time you access our online offering, we will collect the following information relating to your computer, regardless of whether or not you have registered: the IP address of your computer, the inquiry of your web browser, and the time stamp of that inquiry. In addition, the status and the amount of data transmitted in the course of the inquiry are collected. We also collect product and version information about the web browser used and the operating system of the computer or mobile device. Furthermore, we record the website from which our online offering has been accessed. The IP address of your computer is stored only for the duration of your use of our online offering; afterwards, it is deleted or anonymized by truncation. The remaining data is stored for a limited period of time (see Google Analytics chapter). We use this data to operate the online offering, more specifically for troubleshooting, or in order to assess the degree of utilization of the online offering, or to carry out adjustments or improvements thereof.
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use your e-mail address for our own marketing purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation e-mail, and you will regularly receive information via e-mail on current topics as well as e-mails informing your of special occasions such as special promotions. Such e-mails may be personalized and individualized on the basis of the information we have about you. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by clicking on the link at the end of the newsletter. Alternatively, you can send us an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org asking to be unsubscribed. When unsubscribing this does not mean that your data is deleted (see chapter 2.2).
V. Cookies and tracking
- Google Analytics
VI. Additional information
- Protection of minors
Children and minors under the age of 18 years should not forward any personal information to us without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. We do not aim to request personal information from children or youngsters, do not knowingly collect such information, and do not forward such information to third parties.
- Links to other websites
Our online offering contains links to other websites, including but not limited to our areas at Facebook and Pinterest. Generally, these links are identified as such. We cannot control to what extent linked websites comply with the applicable data protection provisions. We therefore recommend that you inform yourself on the websites of other providers about their respective privacy statements.
- Links to our service providers’ agreed on privacy policies.
The listed service providers that we use at Blofield store your personal information in the name of Blofield, exclusively for the purpose of performing the service. On 25-5-2018, Blofield agreed reviewed and agreed upon their renewed data controller/processor policies.
Amendments of this Privacy Statement
Any revision of this Privacy Statement is identified by the date (see below). We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Statement at any time with effect for the future. The revised version is available on our website. Please visit our online offering from time to time and inform yourself of the applicable privacy statement.