1. INSTITUTION RESPONSIBLE
Owner: TAEIL KWAK
COMPANY REG.NO :750 - 86 -00716
2. COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL DATA
Some of the information that we collect from you is defined by the applicable privacy laws as (“Personal Information”). Personal Information means any information that can identify you, such as your name, e-mail or postal addresses. It could also include unique numerical identifiers such as your computer’s IP address or your mobile device’s MAC address, as well as cookies. Personal Information does not include anonymous or aggregated information that cannot be tracked back to you personally.
Farmskin does not collect Personal Information from you except when you specifically provide such data (e.g. when subscribing to e-mail newsletters, taking part in a survey or contest/sweepstakes, through online interaction with our websites or requesting information) and consent to its use.
The Personal Information you provide to Farmskin enables us to do the following: (i) respond to your questions or concerns regarding our products and services (ii) notify you of new products, services, features, updates, enhancements, contests, promotions and or any other special events and offers (iii) deliver content, product offerings and promotions.
In order to do this, it may be necessary for Farmskin to transfer Personal Information to other companies within the worldwide Farmskin partners, or to external service providers for further data processing, analysis or storage.
Farmskin guarantees that it will not sell or lease your personal data to a third party. We may, however, have to disclose information about you if we are required to do so by law or in response to enforceable governmental requests.
Farmskin and its third-party service providers may also use a variety of technologies that passively or automatically collect information about how the Sites are accessed and used including but not limited to the users browser type, device type, operating system, application version, the pages served to you, the time you browse, preceding page views, and your use of features or applications on the Sites.
If you have subscribed to the FARMSKIN newsletter and have agreed to the declaration shown in the above box, we will use your data in the following ways: The Farmskin newsletter contains news, offers and other information from Farmskin. In the Farmskin newsletter you will receive individualized advertising about our products or services, or proposals for participating in campaigns such as prize draws or product tests.
By registering for the Farmskin newsletter you declare that you are in agreement that, in order to put together a personalized compilation of news, offers and other information for the Farmskin newsletter and deliver this to you, we evaluate your clicking patterns on our websites so that we can compile a newsletter for you that is customized in line with your requirements and interests. Your details are also saved and used for market research and promotional purposes. For this purpose we will only contact you by e-mail. Finally, we will also use your data to analyze and improve the effectiveness of our websites.
Should you no longer wish to receive the FARMSKIN newsletter, you can opt out unsubscribe from it at any time. To do that, please click on the link included in every newsletter. You will then be taken through the unsubscribe process, or you can send us your opt out notification by email.
3. PERIOD OF TIME FOR WHICH YOUR DATA IS STORED
Farmskin retains Personal Information only as long as it is deemed necessary, to fulfill the purposes identified or as required by law. The data provided to us will only be stored for as long as is necessary to fulfill the respective purpose for which you have transmitted your data to us, or for complying with statutory provisions. If you have given us your express consent to use your personal data for promotional purposes (such as subscribing to the NIVEA newsletter), we will use your data for such purposes until such time as you revoke your consent. You may revoke the consent granted by you at any time. Personal Information no longer necessary or relevant for the identified purposes or no longer required to be retained by law, shall be securely destroyed, erased or made anonymous.
Cookies are used on our websites. Cookies are small units of data stored on the hard drive of your computer by your browser.
b. Cookies for use-based online advertising
We reserve the right to also use information that we have obtained through an analysis of the usage behavior of visitors to our websites compiled from cookies to show you specific advertising for certain of our products on our own websites. We believe that you as the user will benefit from this because we show you advertising or content which, based on your user behavior, we believe may match your interests, and you are therefore shown less randomly scattered advertising or certain content that might be of less interest to you.
c. Here is how you can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive and/or delete them
You can set your web browser in such a way that cookies are prevented from being saved to your hard drive and/or you are asked each time whether you are in agreement with cookies being enabled. You can also at any time delete cookies that have been enabled. You can find out how all this works in detail from your browser’s operating manual. If you not allow cookies to be stored, this may lead to functional restrictions of our website. To learn more about cookies, please visit: http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
d. Cookies used by us
- (1) Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses a specific form of “cookie,”i.e. text file, which is stored on your computer and enables an analysis of your use of the website. The information about your use of this website generated by the cookie is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. We would like to point out that Google Analytics has been expanded on this website to include the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure the anonymized recording of IP addresses (so-called IP masking). Due to the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address is shortened by Google. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.
- (2) Google AdWords
This website uses Google AdWords, an analysis service of Google, and conversion tracking, which is part of Google AdWords. This is how it works: When you click on an advertisement displayed by Google, Google AdWords stores a cookie for conversion tracking (a “conversion cookie”) on the hard drive of your computer. Such cookies lose their validity after 30 days and do not make it possible for you to be personally identified. Should you visit certain pages on our website, we and Google can recognize that you have clicked on the advertisement and were re-directed to this page.
The information obtained by way of the conversion cookies serves the purpose of generating statistics for AdWords customers who utilize conversion tracking. Through these statistics we find out the total number of users who have clicked on the advertisement displayed by Google and accessed a page with a conversion tracking tag.
For further information on the terms and conditions of use and data privacy with regard to Google AdWords, please visit: http://www.google.ca/policies/technologies/ads/?hl=en.
- (3) Google DoubleClick
We use the Google DoubleClick function on our websites in order to evaluate the use of the website and make it possible for us, Google and other advertisers who co-operate with DoubleClick to be able to present to you with user-relevant advertising. For this purpose, a cookie is installed on the hard drive of your computer. With the aid of such cookies, your browser is allocated an anonymous identification number, and information on the advertising shown in your browser and its being accessed is collected. The information generated by the cookie on your use of websites is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and saved there. Based on the information collected, interest-related categories are allocated to your browser. These categories are used to display interest-related advertisements. Besides changing your browser settings, you can also permanently deactivate the DoubleClick cookie with the aid of a browser plug-in. With the plug-in, your deactivation settings for this browser are retained, even if you delete all cookies. You can obtain the browser plug-in for permanent deactivation here. (https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996)
By using our website, you agree to the DoubleClick cookie being inserted and thus usage data from you being collected, saved and used in the manner described above for the purpose specified. You moreover agree that your data will be stored in cookies beyond the end of the browser session and can for example be accessed again when you next visit websites. You can revoke this consent at any time with effect for the future by deleting the DoubleClick cookie and permanently deactivating it.
5. CONTACT, REQUEST FOR INFORMATION, REVOCATION, BLOCKING, DELETION
You can at any time and free of charge, object to the use of your personal data, arrange for partial or complete deletion or blocking, or request information on or correction of the data stored by us about your person. It is not necessary to adhere to a particular form. You can, for example, write to us by e-mail at : firstname.lastname@example.org
6. DATA SECURITY
We have adopted technical and organizational measures to protect your data from being lost, changed or unauthorized access by a third party. The security procedures we use are regularly enhanced to reflect technological progress. Please note however that no method of storing data is 100% secure, although we strive to protect your personal information and strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. You can assist us in protecting your personal data by using a secure web browser.
7. UPDATING AND AMENDMENT
We may amend or update parts of the data privacy statement without informing you of this in advance. Please always check the data privacy statement before you use our website in order to be informed of the latest status in the event of any amendments or updates. Your continued use of this website will signify your assent to any changes.