Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The present Privacy Policy (“PP”) aims to protect the privacy of all those who use the website www.piqqit.store whose domain belongs to PIQQIT.STORE, a commercial company headquartered at Rua São João Bosco, 180, 1º Esquerdo, 4100-462, Ramalde, Porto, registered at the Conservatória do Registro Comercial of Porto under the number of legal person and registration number 515510246, thus giving them knowledge of how their data will be collected and treated personal data. PIQQIT.STORE is obliged to comply with the applicable legislation in this matter, namely the rules contained in the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), approved by Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 27 April 2016. Therefore, we ask that you carefully read this PP of ours, and, should any question arise regarding the exercise of your rights in this matter, be sure to contact us. Finally, note that the provision of your personal data in connection with the use of the website implies knowledge and acceptance of the conditions contained in this PP, which is complemented by its Terms and Conditions of Use, and also by our Cookies Policy .

1. Personal Information

Under the terms of the GDPR, “Personal Data” will be any and all information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An individual is considered identifiable and can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier, such as a name, an identification number, location data, identifiers by electronic means or one or more specific elements of the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.

2. Responsible for the Processing of Personal Data

The responsibility for the processing of personal data that may be transmitted in the context of using the site, regardless of its nature or ownership, will always rest with PIQQIT.STORE. However, within the scope of the processing of the personal data of the buyers, natural or legal persons who use the website to purchase products marketed by the Sellers, PIQQIT.STORE and the Sellers will act as jointly responsible, being responsible for reciprocally determining the purposes and means of this treatment, as well as to delimit, among themselves, and in a transparent way, the respective responsibilities for compliance with the applicable legislation, namely with regard to the exercise of the rights of the holders. Whenever justified, PIQQIT.STORE may resort to subcontractors, understanding, as such, the natural or legal persons who process personal data on their own account, a fact to which the users of the website give their express consent. In particular, the use of subcontractors will take place for the purposes of: management of the commercial relationship between buyers and sellers, provision of sales and supply services, payment and billing processing, guarantee of due diligence and back office operations, namely at the level the support and technical and operational assistance necessary for the functioning of the site, as well as all others considered necessary and / or convenient, at any given moment. The subcontractors to whom PIQQIT.STORE uses will implement all the technical and organizational measures appropriate to the protection of personal data transmitted to them, in order to ensure the defense of the rights and interests of the respective owners. Without prejudice to the above, it should be noted that the privacy policy of the Sellers to whom the site may refer is not applicable to PIQQIT.STORE, which is not responsible for the information that may be made available there.

3. Collection and Processing of Personal Data

Access and mere use of the website by users does not imply the collection or processing of any personal data. However, whenever the user creates an account on the site, certain data will be collected, the nature of which varies depending on the purpose associated with it. The purposes underlying the collection and processing of data can be found in point 7 of this PP.

4. Transfers of Personal Data

In certain cases, the personal data that is transmitted by the users of the site may be transferred to other entities that provide services to PIQQIT.STORE that they operate were from the European Union. In the specific case of transferring personal data to entities located in the United States of America, we ensure that they comply with the principles set out in the Privacy Shield (agreement between the European Commission and the US Department of Commerce that imposes on the receiving American companies personal data collected in the European Union (special safeguard and precautionary obligations).

5. Rights of Personal Data Holders

Users of the website, regardless of the quality with which they act, are guaranteed the right of access, rectification, withdrawal of consent, opposition to treatment for the purposes previously defined, deletion, limitation and portability of the personal data they have transmitted.

6. Period of Retention of Personal Data

The personal data collected and processed by PIQQIT.STORE will be kept for the entire period of time that the users' registration on the website remains active. Once the user's registration on the website is extinguished, the personal data that the user has transmitted to PIQQIT.STORE will be kept for up to 1 (one) year from that date, except if another period of conservation elapses from the applicable law. However, the user of the website can, at any time, request PIQQIT.STORE to delete the personal data he has transmitted.

7. Purposes Associated with the Collection and Processing of Personal Data

The personal data provided in connection with the use of the site will be processed and stored in a computer database specifically created for this purpose and are mandatory to supply as they are necessary and indispensable for the fulfillment of the following purposes: registration of buyers and sellers; access, use and enjoyment of the website by them; execution of other purposes, including the provision of services to buyers and sellers, the execution of commercial transactions to be concluded between them, the commercial management of buyers and sellers, the conduct of marketing and sales operations, including the sending of information about new or current products, offers or other promotional actions; compliance with legal obligations in force (namely of a fiscal, administrative and judicial nature).

8. Security Measures

PIQQIT.STORE is committed to protecting the privacy of users of the website. Thus, it uses highly innovative security systems that ensure that any and all personal data that may be transmitted by users is properly stored and protected, preventing and preventing any unauthorized access to these elements, as well as their loss, disclosure, destruction or use beyond the purpose that justified its collection. In particular, PIQQIT.STORE adopts the following security measures:

- Encryption of all personal data that is transmitted to you;

- Mandatory use of a personal password for each user;

- Increased safeguarding of data relating to users' debit or credit cards. This type of data will not be stored, thus ensuring that third parties cannot access or use it.

- Constant supervision of computer servers in order to reduce any chance of attack or situation of vulnerability.

9. Cookies Policy

The website uses Cookies, these being understood as text files that identify the User's computer on the PIQQIT.STORE server. Thus, the cookies used do not individually identify the user of the website, and, to that extent, do not constitute a tool for collecting personal data.

10. Private Policy Corrections

PIQQIT.STORE reserves the right to make the necessary changes to this PP. Whenever this happens, they will be published on the website.