Computerization & personal freedom
The personal information concerning Users gathered for online sales is necessary for processing orders and delivery, as well as invoicing. Such information is strictly confidential and is not disclosed to third parties except to GENERATION PINUP subsidiaries. Any missing information will entail the automatic refusal of the order.
In accordance to the Act 78-17 dated 6 January 1978 on data processing, files and individual liberties, any personal information gathered on the Site is registered with the French CNIL (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés, or National Committee on Computerization and Individual Freedoms). The User has a right to access, modify, correct and delete information concerning him or her. To exercise this right, the User must send an email by clicking here.
While visiting the Site, information about the browsing data received from the User’s terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) may be stored in “cookies” installed on the User’s device, subject to choices expressed by the User about cookies. These choices result especially from the User’s browser software settings when visiting the Site, which can be changed at any time. The cookies allow to recognize the device’s browser for the duration of the cookies’ period of validity.
Functions of the cookies issued from the Website
The Cookies issued from the Site are used for the purposes described below:
Compile statistics and traffic volume and measure the use of the various sections of the Site (headings and content visited, click streams), which helps to improve the value and usability of the Site’s services;
Store information contained in any form filled out by the User on the Site (for registration or account access) or relative to any products, services or information chosen by the User on the Site (subscribed service, shopping cart contents, etc.);
Allow the User access to restricted and personalized areas of the Site, such as his/her account, based on user names, passwords and other data the User may has previously given access to;
Implement security measures, such as when the User is asked to log in again to contents or a service after a certain period of time.
Such cookies enable the Site to keep only data of a temporary nature from the current session (articles selected, time spent on the Site, etc.). This information is in no manner associated with an individual User’s name and is not saved from one session to the next.
Some pages of the Website may contain electronic images or “web beacons” that allow counting the number of visitors on the page or the Website, and /or provide GENERATION PINUP with certain indicators.
These web beacons may be used with some of our partners, in order to measure and improve the visibility of certain pages and , more generally, the efficiency of the Website.
At all events, information gathered by the web beacons is strictly anonymous and serve only to compound statistics on the number of hits on a given page of the site, in order to better serve our Website Users.