PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. Your choice will be saved for one year. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org. You can adjust your cookie preferences at any time.
- “Statistic cookies” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Experience cookies” to power our Store Locator and Google Maps, Youtube iframes as well as iframes for the catalogue reader of Issue.
- “Marketing cookies” for Google Tag manager.
Additionally when you subscribe to our Newsletter, place an order on one of our Webshops or become a customer through our Commercial Department, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, preferred language, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”
You can adjust your cookie preferences at any time.
HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION ?
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through our B2B Webshop https://pro.louisdepoortere.be or B2C Webshop https://louisdepoorterstore.com (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
- Communicate with you by Newsletters with Mailchimp;
- Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud;
- When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use WordPress and Woocommerce to power our online stores. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site–you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
DO NOT TRACK
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through one of our Webshop), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.
When you place an order through our Webshop, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at info(@)depoorterelouis.com or by mail using the details provided below:
Louis De Poortere, 45b Rue de La Royenne, 7700 Mouscron, Belgium