Privacy Policy

Data Protection Declaration of THE BLICKERS SL

The responsible body for the processing of personal data is: THE BLICKERS SL. Avinguda Sant Jordi, 17, oficina 120. 43201 Reus, Spain.

Our Data Protection Officer may be contacted as follows: THE BLICKERS SL, - Data Protection Officer of THE BLICKERS SL -. Avinguda Sant Jordi, 17, oficina 120. 43201 Reus, Spain. E-mail: contact@blickers.com

1. - The personal data we collect will be used for the following purposes

We collect, store and process personal data exclusively in accordance with the valid legal stipulations as this should be necessary and requisite for the fulfilment of the contractually assumed performance obligations between ourselves and the user or for the provision of the products ordered.

This comprises of: First Name and Family Name. Invoice and Delivery Address. E-Mail Address. Payment method and data. Telephone Number. Should you purchase contact lenses or corrective spectacles from us, we also gather and store your correction values.

2. - Our legal basis for processing the personal data

The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as the collection of these data is necessary for the fulfilment of our contract or in order to implement pre-contractual measures. The legal basis for collecting the date of birth is Art. 6 Para 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the dispatching of e-mails on your birthday, customer segmentation with subsequent direct advertising and guaranteeing your creditworthiness in the context of the credit assessment. Should you have given us your telephone number we may use this in order to contact and support you in the ordering and contract processing procedures. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.

We shall store your data as long as you uphold an active business relationship with us. After the termination of the said business relationship we shall archive the information pertaining to the contractual relationship according to commercial and tax laws for the statutorily determined periods of six and ten years respectively. Personal data that is not subject to these archiving obligations will be deleted immediately on termination of the business relationship.

Your personal data shall be forwarded by us to service providers deployed in the context of carrying out the order. These are: payment services providers, logistics companies, providers of a ticket system for customer services, cloud service providers and newsletter dispatchers. We also send your e-mail address to the logistics company commissioned by us in order to ensure that the goods are dispatched in accordance with your wishes. The logistics company will be contacting you in the run-up to the delivery, in order to inform you of the time of delivery or to agree particulars of the delivery with you. The data shall be transmitted solely for this purpose. The transmission shall follow for this purpose and in our legitimate interest according to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR in order to guarantee as smooth a delivery as possible. You may object to this transmission with future effect by sending a relevant notification to the contact named in Figure 1.

3. - Consent

How do you get my consent?

By consenting to this privacy notice you are giving us permission to process your personal data specifically for the purposes identified. Consent is required by Blickers to process both types of personal data, but it must be explicitly given. Where we are asking you for sensitive data we will always tell you why and how the information will be used.

How do I withdraw my consent?

If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at contact@blickers.com

4. - Payment

If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then Adyen stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.

All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.

PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

5. - Third-Party services

In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.

However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions. For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.

In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

Once you leave our store’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.

Links: When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

6. - Security

To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.

If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.

7. - Age of consent

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

9. - Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.

Questions and contact information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at contact@blickers.com.

As of May 24th 2018

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