Privacy policy

Last updated: January 1st of 2019.

NOERDEN (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates (the “Site”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.

NOERDEN knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully. By visiting noerden,eu, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website.

Please note that the site may contain links to other third party websites that are not controlled or operated by NOERDEN. This Privacy Policy does not apply to such third party websites, NOERDEN is not responsible for the content of such third party websites or the privacy practices of such third parties. Therefore NOERDEN encourages you to request and review the privacy policies of any third parties before disclosing your personal information to such parties or when visiting such third party websites.

Revisions to this privacy policy
NOERDEN reserves the right, in NOERDEN’s discretion, to change, modify or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time, without prior notice to you. However, NOERDEN will treat your continued use of the website following such revision as your acceptance of the revised terms. NOERDEN will obtain the necessary consents required under applicable privacy laws if it seeks to collect, use or disclose your personal information for purposes other than those to which consent has been obtained unless otherwise required or permitted by law.

By submitting personal information to you agree that NOERDEN may collect your personal information and you consent to use, disclosure and transfer of your personal information in accordance with this privacy policy and as permitted or required by law. NOERDEN respects your privacy and strives to conform to the rules under applicable EU legislation and Belgium laws. NOERDEN complies with the GDPR (EU Directive 95/46/EC.

Collecting information
NOERDEN may collect personal information in connection with your use or purchase of NOERDEN’s products and services. The personal information that NOERDEN may collect might include your name, username, password, email address, age, date of birth, gender, address, telephone number, credit card and debit card numbers, personal preferences, and any other personal information that you choose to include in your profile, or in other communications to NOERDEN. You represent and warrant that you have the right and authority or have obtained all necessary consents to provide any information, including any personal information of another individual, which is provided by you to NOERDEN. NOERDEN may share our product news and offerings with you via mail. In such case and in any direct marketing activities, NOERDEN makes sure to obtain your prior consent, as required by law.(GDPR)

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Like many websites, NOERDEN also uses cookies on the e-shop. This information does not identify you personally and you remain anonymous unless you have otherwise provided NOERDEN with personal information. NOERDEN may send a cookie that might be stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. NOERDEN may use the information that NOERDEN obtains from the cookie to improve the website’s usability. NOERDEN may also use that information to recognize your computer when you visit our website, and to personalize our website for you. Most browsers allow you to refuse or accept cookies. Refusing will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites including the e-shop site. Because cookies allow you to take advantage of some of NOERDEN’s essential features, we recommend that you leave them turned on.

IP Addresses
NOERDEN may record your IP address when you visit or use services or features on the website. An IP address is a computer’s numeric address, by which it can be located within a network. NOERDEN may use your IP address for the purposes noted above, and also to help diagnose problems with NOERDEN’s server, or to administer the Sites. NOERDEN may also use your IP address to identify you when NOERDEN feels it is necessary to enforce compliance with this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use and others.

Protection of your information
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. We work together with a third party for the checkout and they only reveal the last four digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. Of course, we transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during order processing.

However, Internet or wireless transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any messages or information you send to the website might be intercepted by others. If you have any questions about the security of personal information collected by NOERDEN, please contact our customer service team.

Use of your personal information
NOERDEN may use such personal information internally or in combination with pre- existing information:

  • To establish and conduct commercial relationships, including to process purchases or other transactions, to develop, enhance, market, sell or otherwise provide information, products or services
  • To detect and protect NOERDEN and other third parties against error, negligence, breach of contract, fraud, theft and other illegal activity
  • To conduct or administer contests, sweepstakes or other promotions in which you have participated
  • To access, preserve, disclose and use your personal information contained in your account, all Submissions (as defined in the Terms of Use), all communications to and from you, all information relating to your use of the Site, if NOERDEN is required to do so by law or legal process
  • To contact you and to respond to any communications that you may have had with us
  • To engage in business transactions, including the purchase, sale, lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition
  • To customize your experience or homepage on the site At any time you may contact us with any privacy questions or concerns you may have.

Choice and opt-out preferences
As you browse, advertising cookies will be placed on your computer so that we can understand what you are interested in. Our display advertising partner then enables us to present you with retargeting advertising on other sites based on your previous interaction with NOERDEN. The techniques our partners employ do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number.

Disclosure of your information
NOERDEN may disclose your personal information to its subsidiaries or affiliates and to third parties whom NOERDEN hires to provide services on NOERDEN’s behalf, including, but not limited to, support services, website services, delivering promotional materials, contests, sweepstakes and other promotions, and answering customer questions about NOERDEN’s products and services. These subsidiaries, affiliates and third parties may be located overseas.

NOERDEN will only provide those third parties with the personal information that they need to deliver the services to NOERDEN and/or on NOERDEN’s behalf. NOERDEN will not disclose your personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes without obtaining prior affirmative consent.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website, offered by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies” to help analyze the website and how users use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP-address) is transferred to Google and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google uses this information to track how you use the website and to generate reports about the website activity for the website owners. Google can provide your information to third parties only if required to do so by law, or insofar as third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not combine your IP-address with other information Google that has gathered. If you do not wish to accept Google Analytics cookies, you can customize your browser accordingly so that it refuses them. Refusing will however have a negative impact upon the usability of our website, including the e-shop. By using our website you agree that Google processes the information in the manner and for the purposes as set forth above. This data will be kept safe by Google in line with their Safety Measures.