Data security in general
Fleurop guarantees its customers data privacy and security. By using the www.fleurop.ch website (including associated domains,
sub-domains and mobile versions and applications (apps) from Fleurop – hereinafter referred to as "the website"),
you consent to the use of your data in accordance with these provisions for data protection and accept the following privacy statement.
Fleurop will secure the website and other systems as well as all data submitted against unauthorised attacks with state-of-the-art security technology.
The Fleurop website can be used without disclosing your identity. When you visit the website, Fleurop will store certain data in anonymised form
Fleurop can only provide data protection for its own websites, not for websites of third parties that are referred to by links on one of the Fleurop pages.
Furthermore, no liability can be accepted for the security of data transmitted via the Internet.
Security of personal data
If you order products via the Webshop or register for the Newsletter, your name and other personal information will be requested.
This information is transmitted in encrypted form using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) technology and cannot be read or reconstructed by unauthorised persons while being transmitted via the Internet.
Address details and other personal information will be treated as confidential and only used within the order and applicable statutory data protection provisions,
for example for the delivery of the order, the confirmation of the order and delivery, the invoice and for queries to the customer.
It will also be used by Fleurop for subsequent contact by post, telephone, e-mail or text message (SMS) to inform you of new products and services and for
Fleurop will store personal data as long as is necessary for compliance with the applicable legislation.
Fleurop will delete personal data as soon as it is no longer required, but always after the expiry of the prescribed statutory period for which it has to be kept.
In addition, it will not pass on personal details collected for marketing purposes to third parties.
Security of sensitive data during payments
The Fleurop Webshop meets the compliance requirements of credit card issuers. Fleurop will not at any time save credit card details, such as the customers' credit card numbers, expiry dates or CVVs. Credit card details will be checked, processed and stored through a certified service provider (Datatrans AG). The Fleurop Webshop meets PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) requirements in handling credit card transactions.
Access to a customer account is only possible by entering a personal password. It is recommended to keep access information confidential
and to close the browser window when a session with Fleurop has ended. The customer is responsible for how he or she handles
access rights to his or her login data. This is subject to his or her own duty of care. Fleurop will not accept liability for
any damage that may arise for the customer due to access by unauthorised persons to his or her ordering information.
If customers select the "Invoice" payment type, Fleurop reserves the right to carry out a credit check with a debt-collecting agency.
The customer's first name, surname and address will be passed on for the purpose of checking his or her creditworthiness.
Through the regular Fleurop Newsletter, customers and subscribers benefit from product recommendations and good deals and receive valuable information about decorative and home trends,
events, care tips and much more. In addition, there are fantastic prizes to be won in competitions.
If you no longer wish to receive the Newsletter, you can unsubscribe at any time free of charge by clicking on the weblink in every
mailshot or by sending an e-mail to [email protected]
Right to information about stored data
According to the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection, the user has the right to discover free of charge whether Fleurop has
stored personal information about him or her and what that information is. In addition, he or she is entitled to have wrong
information corrected or deleted. Statutory storage obligations remain unaffected. For security reasons, requests for information
can only be made in writing and upon presentation of a copy of an official identification document. Requests for information must
be sent to Fleurop (see "Contact" for the address). In addition, you have the possibility at any time of objecting to the future use
of your personal data for marketing purposes. This may take some days to process.
Fleurop uses anonymous session cookies on its website. These enable user-friendly management of the website and improve its performance.
Cookies are also used for statistical purposes and to optimise the website offering. These session cookies are deleted immediately
when the browser window is closed. They do not contain any personal details. In addition, Fleurop also uses tracking cookies,
which remain stored on the user's computer or mobile device after a browser session is ended. These cookies serve to track the
user's behaviour and to distinguish automatically whether he or she has, for example, purchased a product, taken part in a survey
or clicked on information placed on the website. By this means, the user's future visits and purchases can be simplified and the
offering tailored to his or her preferences to the best possible effect. Most browsers are set to accept cookies automatically.
If you do not want cookies to be used or if you want to delete existing cookies, you can deactivate or remove them on your Web browser.
This may, however, reduce the performance of the website and its use may become restricted or unavailable.
Cookies from tool providers
Fleurop uses a number of third-party tools to analyse website use, for example Google Analytics and Google Remarketing
are transmitted to servers belong to the tool provider in question and stored there. These servers may be located outside Switzerland.
The tool providers use this information to assess the use of the websites or mobile apps and, for example, to compile analyses about
the activities on the website for Fleurop and to perform other services associated with the use of the website. In so far as prescribed
by law or if third parties process this data on the tool provider's behalf, this information is passed on to third parties. However,
it is used exclusively for Fleurop's market research. You can prevent the capture of the data generated by cookies and relating
to the use of the website (including your own IP address) for Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading
and installing the browser plug-in available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB
This may reduce the performance of the website and its use may become restricted or unavailable.
Social media plug-ins
So-called social media plug-ins (e.g. Facebook, Google+ and Twitter, hereinafter referred to as "the providers") may be used on the Fleurop website.
When you call up the Fleurop website, the browser sets up a direct connection with the provider's server. If you are logged on to the provider at the same time,
details of your visit to the Fleurop website can be transmitted. These may be assigned to the user's account (e.g. on Facebook). If you would like to prevent the
provider from gathering data about you through the Fleurop website, you must log out of the provider before visiting the Fleurop website. Even when you are logged out,
the providers gather anonymised data via the social media plug-ins using cookies. If you subsequently log on to the provider, these data may be assigned to the
corresponding profile. You will find information on how the providers gather and use the data in the privacy notices of the websites in question.
If you do not want providers to gather information about you via these cookies, you can select "Block third-party cookies" in your browser settings.
In this case, however, the performance of the website may be reduced and its use may become restricted or unavailable.
The sole legal basis of this privacy notice is the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection. Fleurop reserves the right to adapt this privacy notice to changing
needs and new regulations at all times.