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Privacy Policy

 

Our Commitment to our customer…

 

GrowGardenSupplies, Modem 2G 7741 JM Coevorden – The Netherlands – respect the privacy of our customers and online visitors. This Privacy Policy is to inform you of our online information practices, our practices concerning the collection, storage, processing, transfer and use of personal information, and the choices available regarding the collection and use of your personal information.

You can access the GrownGardenSupplies online shop (the “online shop”) through our website, applications on Devices, through APIs, and through third parties. A “Device” is any computer used to access our Service, including without limitation a desktop, laptop, mobile phone, tablet, or other consumer electronic devices. This Privacy Policy governs your access of our online shop, regardless of how you access it. By using our online shop and by giving your express consent (where required), you consent to the collection, transfer, processing, storage, disclosure and other uses described in this Privacy Policy.

 

What We Collect and How We Collect It:

 

We collect various kinds of information to help us better serve our customers and visitors to our website:

  • Internet Protocol (IP) Addresses. For each visitor accessing or using our Service or browsing our website, our web server automatically recognizes and stores the visitor’s IP address (the internet protocol address of the visitor’s computer) to determine which areas of our website are being visited and how long each visitor spends there. This information helps us understand visitors’ traffic patterns through our Service and website so that we can enhance the overall usability of our website. Your computer provides this information automatically each time you log on, unless you have activated blocking technology available in some browsers.
  • Device Information. We may collect device-specific information, such as your hardware model, operating system version and unique device identifiers. We may also collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches.
  • Like many websites today, we may employ a standard technology called cookies to collect information about how you use our website in order to provide you with a better experience by measuring which areas of our website are of the greatest interest to you or to remember you when you return to visit us. We have no desire or intention to infringe on your privacy while you visit our website. Most browsers will allow you to erase cookies from your computer’s hard drive, block acceptance of cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. You can choose to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the choice of rejecting or accepting the cookie. Cookies may also be used by third party ad-serving companies when they place ads on our website, and these cookies help control which ads are shown. These ad-serving companies may use cookies to collect non-personally identifiable information from you. Advertisers use this information to target the ads and measure their impact.
  • Personal Information. While we do not generally require that you provide us with individually identifiable information in order to visit, access or use our website, at times we may ask you to provide us with personal information that is associated with individually identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, mailing address, telephone number, country, language, demographic information. We do not require you to provide sensitive personal information (such as information about your health, political or religious beliefs, criminal offences alleged or committed, or sexual orientation), and request that you do not provide us with such information. Any such information you do provide voluntarily to us will be used only in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

 

What We Do with Personal Information:

The personal information you provide may be used to support your customer relationship with GrowGardenSupplies. We want to use this data to tailor your experience at our website and with us generally. We do not collect or use the personal information which you submit for any unrelated purposes, other than when obligated or permitted by local laws to do so without informing you in advance or without obtaining your express consent.

Your personal information is collected and subsequently processed for the following purposes:

GrownGardenSupplies will not share your personal information with any outside organization for its use in marketing or solicitation without your prior consent. Your information may be shared with the GrownGardenSupplies agents or contractors for the purpose of providing services or performing statistical analysis for a the GrownGardenSupplies company. For example, if we need to ship something to you, we must share your name and address with a shipping company. We only provide third party agents or contractors with the minimum amount of information needed to complete the requested services or transaction.

Your information may also be disclosed to third parties where we are legally required or entitled to do so, for example in response to a request from a government or regulatory authority or in connection with potential legal proceedings. the GrownGardenSupplies is not responsible for the actions of any government or regulatory authority with respect to your information or data.

We may also use your information to comply with laws or to defend ourselves in claims under such laws, or when necessary to exercise the GrownGardenSupplies’s legitimate business interests and needs, in which case special care is taken to safeguard your rights and to ensure any use of your personal information is fair, lawful and proportionate.

If we merge with, or any part of the GrownGardenSupplies is acquired by, another business (or enter into discussions concerning the same) we may share your information with such a business and its advisers; however, if we do so, we will ensure steps are taken so that your rights in relation to your information continue to be protected.

 

Children’s Guidelines:

GrownGardenSupplies will NOT knowingly collect online contact information from children or minors (as defined by local requirements), and if we learn that we have personal information about a child or minor, we will delete it from our systems. GrownGardenSupplies encourages parents or guardians (including other legal representatives) to spend time online with their children and to participate in their online activities as stipulated in our terms and conditions.

 

Users from the European Union:

Where the information provided by you is transferred in the European Economic Area (“EEA”) or outside of the EEA, appropriate steps are put in place to provide adequate protection for the data. Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to data and information that you save to a cloud storage services if the data and information are stored in a server outside of Europe. In such case, you are solely responsible for and assume all risks associated with your storage of your data outside of Europe.

 

Use and Disclosure of Anonymous Aggregated Information:

GrownGardenSupplies may also collect, aggregate and maintain anonymous information about our customers and online visitors to our website, such as visitors interests and the like. This data can then be used to tailor our content and advertising to deliver a better experience for our visitors.

 

Security Measures:

We protect the personal information which you share with us. At GrownGardenSupplies, access to your personal information is limited to people who need it to do their work. It is our policy to maintain the integrity of any personal information in our possession. To prevent security breaches, GrownGardenSupplies uses several security techniques wherever personal information is required, to protect any personal information from unauthorized access by users; however, we cannot and do not guarantee security on the internet.

 

Inquiries or Questions – Your Rights:

In connection with processing of your personal data, you have certain rights:

  • You have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not your personal data is processed as well as to which personal data is processed.
  • You have the right to be informed of (i) the source of your personal data; (ii) the purposes and methods of the processing; (iii) the data custodian’s identity; and (iv) the third-party entities or categories of entities to whom or which the personal data may be communicated.
  • You have the right to obtain: (i) updating, rectification or integration of your data; and (ii) erasure, anonymization or blocking of your data if processed unlawfully.
  • You have the right to object, in whole or in part (i) on legitimate grounds, to the processing of your personal data, even though the data is relevant to the purpose of the collection; and (ii) to the processing of your personal data, where it is made for the purpose of sending advertising materials or direct selling, or else for the performance of market or commercial communication surveys.

If you have questions or concerns about GrownGardenSupplies policies and practices for handling personal information received through this online service, please contact Info@growgardensupplies.com. Alternatively, for specific application and/or local data handling queries, please contact the GrownGardenSupplies entity to which you submitted your information. In order to allow us to provide you with faster service, please submit inquiries in Dutch or English if possible and advise us of the country you are contacting us from, along with a description of the make and model of your products (if applicable).

 

How to Opt-Out of Our Use of Your Personal Information:

You may, at any time, opt-out of our use of your personal information by contacting GrownGardenSupplies. We will remove your personal information from our database(s) as soon as reasonably possible.

 

Linked Websites:

Other websites that are linked to/from our website may have different policies. GrownGardenSupplies does not share any personal information collected with those websites and is not responsible for any information or content of those websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on those websites for details GrownGardenSupplies does not warrant or support any information or policies given on any website that is not controlled by GrownGardenSupplies.

 

Policy Governing Use; Changes to Privacy Policy:

The terms of this Privacy Policy will govern the use and any information collected while it is in place. GrownGardenSupplies reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time and we therefore encourage you to check our website from time to time for update. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective at the time they are posted to our website.

 

Latest update: October 2020