Brandshour Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from brandshour.com (the “Site”). If you have any questions regarding the privacy policy, please send an e-mail to brandshour@gmail.com. By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its Terms and Conditions.

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. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- “Log files” 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.
- “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, PayPal account or debit card information), email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”

 

Use of Google Analytics


On our website we use the Google Analytics web analysis service of Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). The purpose of data processing is to analyze the website and its visitors. On behalf of the owner of this website, Google will use the information obtained to analyze your use of the website, to report on the activities on the website and to provide further services to the owner of the website in connection with the website. The IP address provided by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google.

Google Analytics uses cookies that enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website is generally transferred to a Google server in the United States and stored there. IP anonymization is activated on this website. This means that your IP address will be shortened by Google in advance within the member states of the European Union or in other treaty states of the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address passed to a Google server in the US and shortened there. If necessary, your data will be sent to the US. An adequacy decision of the European Commission for data transfers to the US is available. The processing takes place on the basis of article 6 (1) sub f GDPR from the legitimate interest of a demand-oriented and targeted design of the website. For reasons related to your specific situation, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR at any time.

You can prevent your browser from storing cookies via the relevant technical settings of your browser. We would like to point out that in that case you may not be able to make full use of all functions of this website. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie with regard to your use of the website (including your IP address) and processing this data through the following link (https://tools.google.com). / dlpage / gaoptout? hl = en) where you can find a plug-in to download and install. You can install an opt-out cookie to prevent the collection by Google Analytics of data sent between your devices. Opt-out cookies prevent your data from being collected when you visit this webpage. For full operation, you must install the opt-out for all your systems and devices.

More information about terms of use and data protection can be found at https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/en.html resp. https://www.google.de/intl/en/policies/.

 

Use of the remarketing or "comparable target groups" function of Google Inc ..


We use the remarketing or "comparable target groups" function of Google Inc. on our website. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). This function serves to analyze visitor behavior and visitor interests.

Google uses cookies to analyze the use of the website, which forms the basis for creating interest-based advertisements. Cookies are used to record visits to the website and anonymous data about the use of the website. No personal data of visitors to the website is stored. If you subsequently visit another website in the Google Display Network, you will see advertisements that most likely contain previously visited product and information areas.

If necessary, your data will also be sent to the US. An adequacy decision of the European Commission for data transfers to the US is available.

The processing is carried out on the basis of Article 6 (1) sub f of the GDPR from the legitimate interest of targeting targeted visitors to the website of the provider by placing personalized, interest-based advertising advertisements when they visit other websites of the Google Display Network.

For reasons related to your specific situation, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR at any time.

You can permanently deactivate the use of cookies by Google by following the following link and downloading and installing the plug-in offered there: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996?hl=en 

Alternatively, you can also deactivate the use of cookies by third parties by going to the deactivation page of the network advertising initiative at https://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ and the additional opt-out information that is provided there.

Collection and processing when using the contact form

When using the contact form, we collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, message text) only to the extent that you have provided it. The data processing serves to make contact. By sending your message you agree to the processing of the data sent. Processing takes place with your permission on the basis of article 6 (1) sub a GDPR.

You can withdraw your consent at any time by informing us of this without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the withdrawal. Your e-mail address is only used to process your request. Your data will then be deleted if you have not agreed to further processing and use.


Time retention of personal data

At the end of the agreement, the data will first be stored for the duration of the warranty period, then with due observance of the statutory retention periods, in particular the tax and commercial law, and deleted after this period, insofar as you have not agreed with further processing and use.



Rights of the affected person

If the legal requirements are met, you have the following rights in accordance with Articles 15 to 20 of the GDPR: Right to information, correction, deletion, limitation of processing, transferability of data.

In addition, you have the right to object to the processing on the basis of Article 6 (1) f of the GDPR, as well as to the processing directed at direct mail pursuant to Article 21 (1) of the GDPR.

Contact us upon request. You will find the contact details in our colophon.



Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority

In accordance with Article 77 of the GDPR, you have the right to submit a complaint to the regulator if you believe that the processing of your personal data is not lawful.



Security measures


To secure your personal data as adequately as possible, we use SSL security on all our websites.

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (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;
Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
Marketing Purposes.


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). As well as the usage of personal information for advertising & retargeting as stated above.

Orders where payment has not been received within 3 days will be cancelled. Clients will be sent a payment reminder and may send a copy of the confirmation of payment slip to avoid their orders being cancelled while receipt of payment is still pending.


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 Shopify to power our online store--you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy. 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.



BEHAVIOURAL ADVERTISING

As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt out of targeted advertising by:
FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
GOOGLE - https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
BING - https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.


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.



YOUR RIGHTS

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 the Site), 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.

DATA RETENTION
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

MINORS
The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. Under the age of 18, you need consent from your parents to place an order.

CHANGES
We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

CONTACT US
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 brandshour@gmail.com or by mail using the details provided below:

Van Nelleweg 1, Rotterdam, ZH, 3044 BC, Netherlands