Terms & Conditions
Monde Selection SPRL is committed to protect your privacy and takes its responsibilities regarding the security of customer personal information very seriously. For more detailed information about privacy legislation, please do not hesitate to read the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Information and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC).
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 register a product or attempt to register a product through the Site, we collect certain information about you and your company, including contact names, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), email address, position, phone number and product information. We refer to this information as “Registration Information”.
Finally, when you contact our customer service or anyone of the Monde Selection staff, we may keep a record of that correspondence and collect the necessary information to classify your question, respond to it and, if applicable, investigate any breach of this Policy.
How do we use your personal information?
We use the Registration Information that we collect generally to operate the evaluation on any product registered through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or registration confirmations). Additionally, we use this Registration Information to:
- Communicate with you;
- Screen our registration 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.
- Publish the results of the Awarded products Online and in our Annual product palmares.
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 you personal Information
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we 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.
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 using the links below:
– 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…
Any use of an element belonging to Monde Selection’s corporate identity will respect this graphic charter and, where applicable, local legislation.
Any article, press release, video or publication intended for posting on line or by way of any other media support will have to be approved by Monde Selection’s organising committee prior to publication.
The elements of Monde Selection’s corporate identity described in the present Guidelines are:
- The Company Logo
- The name of the company
- Copyright of videos and photos
- The Quality Awards
- The Trophies
By accessing and using the Monde Selection site, you accept this policy without limitation or qualification. Your access to the Monde Selection site is therefore subject to this policy as well as to all applicable laws.
Monde Selection services
The Monde Selection site contains information regarding Monde Selection services.
All information included in this site is for information purposes only. This site shall not be used or relied upon by you as a substitute for information that is available to you from an authorised Monde Selection retailer and repairer. The information in this site is not legally binding and does not constitute an offer to sell….
Prices of Monde Selection services
The price information contained in or provided through this Monde Selection site is for information purposes only and does not constitute an offer to sell Monde Selection services nor are binding for authorized Monde Selection retailer and repairer.
The purchase of any Monde Selection service shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the individual sales contract.
Copyright, industrial property and intellectual property
The presentation and all content of this site are protected by industrial and intellectual property rights.
You may only use the information, text, pictures or graphics contained in this site for your personal, non-commercial use and may not reproduce, modify, transmit, license or publish it, in whole or in part, for any purpose without the prior written consent of Monde Selection, unless for viewing.