Privacy Policy

Each visitor to the Website may, at his/her option, provide MaffBags with personal information, in order for MaffBags to better understand visitors’ expectations, and to provide information on MaffBags products or services to visitors who have opted for receiving such information. If the visitor has notified MaffBags that he/she does wish to receive any details of MaffBags products or services, MaffBags may contact the visitor by email, telephone or post to provide the visitor with details of MaffBags products or services or any other information which MaffBags believes may be of interest. The information may also be passed to other companies within the MaffBags Group.

The visitor may access his/her personal information and modify or delete it.  Each visitor may also refuse, at no cost, to be contacted by MaffBags, in which case he/she will no longer receive details on MaffBags products or services.

All data collected will be processed in house by Our IT Department, except when otherwise specified in the Privacy Policy. Our IT Department processes the personal data of the User taking appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or destruction of the User’s person data. The data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the IT Department, in some cases, the personal data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the website (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, also as Data Processors by the IT Department. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the IT Department at any time.

MaffBags guarantees Users that personal data collected will be reserved for use strictly connected to rendering of services, facilitation of site management and processing of orders.

If paying by Credit Card, the information essential for the success of the transaction (credit card / debit card number, expiration date, security code) will be sent to authorities responsible for processing (in this case Raiffeisen Bank, Netopia – mobilPay and PayPal), or possibly to the company responsible for monitoring fraud using encrypted data, in no way will third parties have access. This information will never be seen or stored by MaffBags.

Personal data will be processed by automated tools only for the time strictly necessary to complete the tasks for which it has been collected, or subsequently processed. MaffBags takes all appropriate preventive security measures set out by the Privacy Code in order to avoid the risk of destruction or loss of data, unauthorized access or use that is illicit or non-compliant with the purpose of its collection.

MaffBags cannot guarantee that the measures taken for the safety of the website, data transmission and information on the website, limit or exclude any risk of unauthorized access or dispersion of data by devices pertaining to the User. For this reason, Users are advised to make sure their computer is equipped with appropriate software to protect the network transmission of data (such as updated antivirus) and that their Internet service provider has taken appropriate measures in securing network data transmission.

Users may, at any time, exercise the rights to obtain confirmation of the existence or not of their personal data and to ascertain their content and origin, check accuracy or ask for the data to be integrated, updated or corrected. Under the same Privacy Code, Users may also request that their data be deleted, converted into an anonymous form or blocked from any data processing in violation of the law, as well as refuse processing, in any case, for legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the IT Department, MaffBags at the following email: buy@www.maffbags.com .

The request for the above information can be resubmitted every 90 days, except in cases where there is good cause: cancellation or modification of data in case of violation of the law; cancellation of data that are not used for the aims for which they were collected.

Maffbags.com reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a User objects to any of the changes to the Policy, the User must cease using this website and can request that the maffbags.com remove their personal data. Unless otherwise stated, the previous Privacy Policy continues to apply to all personal data before that date collected.

 

  1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?

A cookie is a text file which is stored in a dedicated area of your Device’s* hard drive 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.

*”Device” means any electronic equipment (computer, tablet or smartphone…) that you use to browse a website, an application, an advertising content etc.

  1. WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DO WE USE?

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.

Cookies that we use aim at:

– obtaining statistic and analyzing web traffic and how the various sections of our Website are use, 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 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)

  1. THIRD PARTY COOKIES

Third party cookies are subject to said third party privacy policies. We hereby inform you about the purpose of these cookies of and how you can manage them, to the extent we are aware thereof.

We may choose to include in our website some third party applications that provide you with the possibility to share content with third parties or to let other persons know you browsed our website). Such is the case for instance of “Like” and “Share” functionalities offered by social network platforms (“Facebook”, “Twitter”, “Instagram”, “Pinerest”, etc) which we include on our website.

Social networks which offer these functionalities may identify you even though you do not use these functionalities on our website. Indeed, such functionalities allow social network platforms to track information about your browsing on our Website whenever your social network account was in active session is active while browsing on our Website.

We do not control in any way how these social network platforms collect your personal data while you are browsing our Website. We invite you to read the Privacy policies of these social networks to find out how they use browsing information they collect (including for advertising purposes) through these buttons. These Privacy policies should provide you information about how to manage your preferences on your social networks account.

Our website may contain third party cookies (delivered by advertising agencies, analytics providers, etc.) enabling them to collect browsing information on your Devices, including to measure the efficiency of our Search Engine Advertising campaigns.

  1. YOUR CHOICES ABOUT COOKIES

You can manage cookies in different ways. Settings that you make may change your internet browsing capacity and may sometimes alter your ability to access to certain services that require the use of cookies. You can set your preferences for cookies at any time through any of the means described below.

  • Choices offered by your browser

You can set your browser to accept or reject cookies on your Device, either globally or cookie by cookie. You can also set your browser so that cookies’ acceptance or rejection will be offered to you each time a cookie is about to be stored on your Device. For more information, please check section “how to manage cookie setting in your browser?”

  • Acceptance of cookies

The use of cookie on a Device depends on the user’s choice, which can be made and modified freely and at any time by modifying his/her browser preferences.

If you opted for cookies’ using your browser preferences, cookies can be stored temporarily in your Device’s hard drive. Cookies may be read only by their deliverer.

  • Opting-out of Cookies

If you opt-out of cookies on your Device, or if you delete existing cookies, this may affect your ability to access some functionality that are necessary to access some areas of our Website. Such is the case for content that requires your identification. Such is also the case if we or one of our business partners can no longer recognize the type of browser your Device is using such as language, display settings or country of connection.

We cannot be held liable for all consequences resulting from the minimized access to our services as a result of cookies you previously deleted or rejected.

  • How to manage cookie settings in your browser?

Each browser has its own cookie management system, as described in the “Help” menu of your browser, where you will be provided with all necessary information about how to set your preferences.