Each visitor to the Website may, at his/her option, provide Vespucci Sarl with personal information, in order for Vespucci Sarl to better understand visitors’ expectations, and to provide information on Vespucci Sarl products or services to visitors who have opted for receiving such information. If the visitor has notified Vespucci Sarl that he/she does wish to receive any details of Vespucci Sarl products or services, Vespucci Sarl may contact the visitor by email, telephone, or post to provide the visitor with details of products or services or any other information which Vespucci Sarl believes may be of interest.
The holding and using of information will be governed by the Data Protection Act 2016 and also by European law where this offers the visitor greater protection for his or her personal information. The visitor may refuse, at no cost, to be contacted by Vespucci Sarl, in which case he/she will no longer receive details on products or services.
Collection and Use of information
- Personal information:
While users can view our website by browsing anonymously, we collect identifiable personal information about Sites users when they voluntarily provide it in the course of browsing or shopping on the Sites, including to make purchases from the Sites, voluntarily register or otherwise sign up with the Sites, or contact us via the Sites. Sites users may provide personal information for various reasons, including but not limited to, for the purposes of obtaining newsletters, product information, and services, to answer surveys, enter contests and receive notice of other promotional opportunities, and to make purchases. The type of personal information that we may collect includes name, address, phone number, email address, and purchase information such as credit or debit card information used to facilitate the sale of Vespucci Sarl products. We may also use the information that you provide to create a personal customer profile in order to let you know of products or events that may be of interest to you, to streamline future purchases, and for customer service purposes, such as following up on customers who have not checked out their abandoned shopping carts or to inquire about their use of the Sites. We may combine personal information we collect on the Sites with other information we otherwise collect online or offline about users to better tailor marketing or website content, including to measure the effectiveness of our advertising, or for other purposes, such as internal research.
- Non-personal and automatically collected information:
We automatically collect certain aggregate information or other information when you visit the Sites. When in aggregated form, this information does not relate to a single identifiable visitor. It tells us such things as how many users visited the Sites and the pages accessed. Collecting this information helps us tailor our Sites to our visitors.
Also, we may collect certain non-personal information at the individual level, although it typically is not associated with personal information. When you visit the Sites to browse, read or download information, we automatically collect standard computer information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times, and referring website addresses. We generally do not link this standard computer information to anything that will allow us to identify users unless to enforce compliance with our rules or terms of service, to protect our service, sites, users, or others, or for certain online advertising activities relating to our users, including to measure the effectiveness of our advertising.
In addition, we also may collect other information through “cookies” as explained below. A cookie is a text file that is stored in a dedicated area of your Device’s hard drive (any electronic equipment such as a computer, tablet, or smartphone that you use to browse a website, an application, an advertising content, etc.) when you visit an online service. A cookie enables to identify the Device on which it is stored until such cookie reaches its expiry date. When you connect to our Website, we may, depending on your settings, use some cookies enabling us to recognize the web browser on your Device until said cookies expire.
Most web browsers are set up to accept cookies. You can, however, reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. If you choose to decline cookies, some of the functionality of the Sites may be impaired.
Cookies that we use aim at:
- Obtaining statistics and analyzing web traffic and how the various sections of our Website are used, thus enabling us to improve users’ interest and ergonomy on our services as well as the visibility of our content.
- In the event you provided us with personal data (such as your email address) when you logged in to one of our services, we may use this data combined with other data about the device you are using, in order to send you electronic marketing communications.
- Providing or facilitating your browsing on our website, or providing you with online communication services that you may request during your visit, in order to:
- Adjust the presentation of our website to the display preferences of your device (language, screen definition, operating system, etc) depending on the hardware and software used by your Device.
- Memorize some information you previously submitted when filling forms online (subscription, or log-in to your account) or concerning products, services, and/or information you had previously selected on our website (e.g. subscribed service, shopping bag content, wishlist, etc)
- Allow you to access some dedicated areas on our website such as your personal account, thanks to identifiers or other data you might have previously provided to us.
- Ensure security of our Website and services (e.g. when you have to re-log to our services after a certain period of time)
Sharing of personal information and other information
Subject to the following paragraphs and the disclosures discussed in them, we will neither disclose nor sell any information about you to a party unaffiliated with us unless (i) required to do so by law or legal process; (ii) required to do so by law enforcement authorities or other government officials; (iii) we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm, financial loss or injury to, or interference with, our rights or property or the rights or property of our users or others, or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity; (iv) we reasonably believe that you have used information from the Sites in order to commit unlawful acts or acts that may endanger the health and/or safety of the public; and/or (v) we believe the law in good faith requires such disclosure.
We may appoint third-party service providers to administer and/or operate certain functions or services on our behalf, the proper performance of which may require a transfer of the information submitted by you or the personal information collected about you. The functions or services include, for example, administering the Sites, delivery of products requested or ordered by you, and delivery of marketing or other communications to you about our products, services, or special events. Any such transfer shall be subject to confidentiality and security obligations and for the sole purpose of the performance of those functions or services.
We may also share your personal information with other third parties for joint marketing and promotions of products, services, or events that may be of interest to you. Any transfers of personal information shall be subject to confidentiality and security obligations and for the sole purpose of the performance of those obligations.
In addition, we also may share information with companies such as online network advertisers or similar entities that may deliver targeted ads to you and which also may automatically collect or receive information about your online activities over time and across different websites following your use of the sites, in order to facilitate the delivery of advertising and communications tailored to your interests (for example, if you register with us or view a page on our sites about a Vespucci Sarl product, you may receive an online advertisement for that or a related product, you may receive an online advertisement for that or a related product on other third party websites on the internet that you visit, or online network advertisers may use certain information they collect about you to assist with their delivery of advertisements for others). We also may place tailored ads on social media websites and services, which may entail our sharing of certain account-related information.
Protecting your information is of primary concern to us. We store the information that we collect on secure servers and otherwise take reasonable precautions to protect your personal information. We use an Industry Standard Encryption protocol known as Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to protect your order information. Each payment transaction made through our website will be transmitted using SSL Encryption.
Updating your personal information and opting out of marketing communications
If you want to update your personal information, you may access your personal profile online, if one exists or is accessible, and change your entry.
You may choose to unsubscribe from marketing emails by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by utilizing the unsubscribe link on our marketing emails. Please note that any requests may take up to one week to become effective.
Even if you opt-out of marketing communications, we may still contact you to send you important information regarding the operation or administration of your personal profile or other non-marketing information.