PRIVACY POLICY AND COOKIES

Privacy policy

This privacy policy outlines how your personal data is collected and processed pursuant to articles 13 and 14 of the GDPR 2016/679.

1) Personal information we collect
We may collect personally identifiable information about you, such as your full name, the name of the company you work for, your email address and telephone number and your nationality.

2) How we use your information
We use the information we collect to operate and maintain our site, to respond to any queries you might have, to manage our questionnaires and possibly add you to our mailing list. No personally identifiable information which, according to article 9 of GDPR 2016/679, may reveal your ethnic origin or political opinions, your religious ideas or membership to any union, in addition to genetic information, biometric data which identify a specific individual and no data about your health or sexual orientation is processed or collected.

3) Why we need your data
For the purposes of this privacy policy, your data is necessary to communicate with us.

4) Data controller
This site is managed by the following data controller:

TCO international srl (“TCO”)

with registered offices in Corso Umbria 25 – 10144 Torino, Italy

The data processor is Mr Riccardo Crestani on behalf of TCO.

The data controller ensures the safety, privacy and protection of data they hold during all stages during which data is processed.
The data collected is used pursuant to current regulations in place on privacy (GDPR 2016/679 and Italian Law decree 196/2003)

5) Where your data is processed
The data is processed by the data controller in Italy. Any data collected through the website is hosted on servers based in Italy.

6) Who processes your data
Your data will be processed by expressly authorised staff which has been authorised in writing to process your data (administrative staff) and IT technicians in charge of our systems who may act as system administrators and have been appointed as such to manage our website.
Any data provided by you may be communicated only to third parties for which there may be an obligation to do so by law or the need to do so to protect your rights.

7) How long we will store your data
Your data will be processed only for the minimum time needed to provide the service requested by you or as required by the purposes outlined in this document.
You may request your data to be cancelled or stop being processed at any time.

8) Transfer of data
The data controller will not transfer your data to third countries or other international organisations.

9) How to withdraw your consent
Pursuant to art. 6 of GDPR 2016/679, you may withdraw your consent at any moment.

10) Rights of the interested parties
Pursuant to art.15 ”Right of access by the data subject”, art.16 ”Right to rectification”, art.17 “Right to erasure”, art.18 “Right to restriction of processing”, art.20 “Right to data portability”, art.21 ”Right to object”, you may assert your rights by writing to the data controller at:

TCO International srl
in Corso Umbria 25 – 10144 Torino, Italy
email: info.italy@tco-international.com

11) How to lodge a complaint
Pursuant to article 77 of GDPR 2016/679, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority in your country of residence.

12) Automated decision-making processes
The data controller shall not process data using automated decision-making processes as per art. 22, par. 1 and 4 of GDPR 2016/679.

 

Cookie Policy: Extended Information on the Use of Cookies

Information

With this document, pursuant to art. 13 and 122 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 (“Code on Privacy”), and in conformity with the provisions of the General Instruction by the Data Protection Authority dated May 8, 2014, we provide the site users with some information relevant to the cookies we use.

What cookies are

A “cookie” is a small text file created on the user’s computer when he/she accesses a certain site, in order to store and convey information. Cookies are sent by a web server (which is the computer on which the visited website is in execution) to the user’s browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) and stored on his/her computer; then, they are sent back to the website on the next visits. While surfing, the user might receive on his/her terminal also cookies from different sites (the so-called “third party cookies”), directly set by the providers of said websites and used for the purposes and according to the procedures defined by them. This Site uses cookies in order to make its services more efficient and easier to use. By visiting this Site, a minimum quantity of information is entered into the User’s device.

The cookies used on this site

Technical Cookies

Technical browsing or session cookies, used to guarantee a normal browsing and fruition of the website, to enable the purchase and authentication to access the site reserved areas, and to monitor the correct functioning of the site. Functionality cookies, to allow the user’s browsing in function of a series of selected criteria (for instance, the language or the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service provided. For the installation of such cookies, no previous consent from the users is required, while the obligation to provide information remains pursuant to art. 13 of the Code, which the site provider, should it use only such devices, may provide with the procedures that it considers best suited.

Technical third-party cookies

Cookies of this type are used to collect information on the use of Web site visitors, keywords used to reach your site, Web sites visited and the origins of the traffic from which the visitors for marketing campaigns. The holder may use the information to compile reports and improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form.
Cookies of this type are sent from the Site or from third-party domains.

Services used

  • Google Analytics. It is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”) that uses cookies that are stored on the user’s computer
    to allow statistical analysis in aggregate form in order to website visited. The data generated by Google Analytics are stored by Google as indicated in the Information found at the following LINK
    To consult the privacy policy of the company Google Inc., owner of the independent processing of data relating to the service Google Analytics, please refer to this website
    It states that it has activated the IP anonymization provided by Google.
    At the following LINK there is a browser add-on for Google Analytics Opt.

Cookies for the integration of third-party functionality

Cookies of this type are used to integrate third-party functionality in the site (for example, insert video, insert maps or social network icons that allow visitors to share the content of the site). Cookies in this category can be sent from the domains of the partner sites or that offer the features on the site.
For third-party cookies consent may be expressed by you, in accordance with local regulations, by specific configurations of the browser and computer programs or devices to prevent the use of cookies by third parties. Users can view third parties’ information policies at link given below.

Users are reminded they can change their cookie preferences at any time. They can also disable cookies at any time from their browser, even though this may prevent them from accessing certain parts of the Site.

Services used

Third-party websites

This site has links to other websites which in turn have their own privacy policy which may differ from TCO’s. TCO cannot be held liable for websites owned by third parties.

Instructions to manage cookies in the browser

In many browsers, it is possible to set the rules to manage cookies site by site, an option that offers a more accurate control of one’s privacy. It is possible to disable the cookies of all sites, except those considered reliable.

How to disable cookies

All browsers contain the Tools menu the option Delete Browsing Data.
Use this option to remove cookies and other site data and plugins, including data stored on your device by Adobe Flash Player (commonly known as Flash cookies).

Chrome

  1. Run Chrome
  2. Click on the menu in the browser’s toolbar next to the url window
  3. Select Settings
  4. Click on Show Advanced Settings
  5. In the “Privacy” section, click on “Content Settings”
  6. In the “Cookie” section, you can change the following cookie settings:
    • Allow saving data locally
    • Change local data only until exiting the browser
    • Prevent sites from setting cookies
    • Block third party cookies and site data
    • Manage exceptions for specific Internet sites
    • Remove one or all cookies

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Chrome
 

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Run Mozilla Firefox
  2. Click on the menu in the browser’s toolbar next to the url window
  3. Select Options
  4. Select the Privacy panel
  5. Click on Show Advanced Settings
  6. In the “Privacy” section, click on “Content Settings”
  7. In the “Track” section, you can change the following cookie settings:
    • Ask sites not to do any tracking
    • Inform sites on your availability to be tracked
    • Not to communicate any preference on personal data tracking
    • From the “History” section, you can:
    • By enabling the “Use customized settings”, select to accept third party cookies (always, from preferred or never visited sites) and store them for a certain time (until their expiry, until you close Firefox, or to be asked every time)
    • Remove single stored cookies

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Firefox

Internet Explorer

  1. Run Internet Explorer
  2. Click on Tools and select Internet Options
  3. Click on Privacy and, in the Settings section, change the scrolling device in function of the action desired for cookies:
    • Block all cookies
    • Allow all cookies
    • Select sites from which you want to receive cookies: move the pointer to a position halfway between Block All Cookies and Allow All Cookies; then, click on Sites, enter an Internet site in the Website Address Box and click on Block or Allow.

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Internet Explorer

Safari 6

  1. Run Safari
  2. Click on Safari, select Preferences and click on Privacy
  3. In the Block Cookies section, specify how Safari must accept cookies from Internet sites.
  4. To see which sites have stored cookies, click on Details

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Safari

Safari iOS (mobile devices)

  1. Run Safari iOS
  2. Touch Settings and then Safari
  3. Touch Block Cookies and select from the various options: “Never”, “From third parties and advertisers” or “Always”
  4. To delete all cookies stored by Safari, touch Settings, then Safari, and finally Delete Cookies and Data.

For more information, visit the dedicated page: iOS

Another function present in the latest browsers (e.g. Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari) is the private browsing mode. You can browse in private mode when, to prevent your visits to websites or your downloads from being recorded in the download and browsing history. In private browsing mode, all cookies are deleted after closing all private mode windows.

Where can I find more information on cookies and third party cookies?

This page is visible through the link at the bottom of all the pages of the Site in accordance with art. 122, par. 2 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 et seq. on the procedures on simplified information and acquisition of consent for the use of cookies published in issue 126 of the Official Gazette of June 3, 2014 and regulation 229 of 8 May 2014.

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