WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

  • INTRODUCTION:

    Our Company observes a policy fully complying with the EU Data Protection Directive (DPD) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

    Please take account of the fact that use of our digital pages and services offered to visitors via the website of our Company presupposes your unreserved agreement with our Policy for the Protection of Personal Information. Consequently, visitors must carefully read the contents of this page before using the services offered by our website. Should a visitor not agree, said visitor must immediately leave the site, without making use of its services and content. Parallel to our Company’s internal IT systems, this website has been designed so as to comply with the legislative provisions on the protection of the users’ personal information in force on each occasion.

    BROWSING – CONTACT:

    You don’t need to enter your personal information in order to browse our Company’s website. Provided you wish to contact us, we will ask for some of your personal information (name, e-mail, telephone number). Your personal information will not be disclosed to any third parties.

    RECORDING:

    Our servers automatically record information sent by your browser. This information includes the time and date of the request, the IP address of your device and type of browser software you use. This information is recorded in files on the server and is intended for control purposes, in case of malicious action against the site, and thus for the safety and security of our website. No other recording occurs (e.g. of your location). Anonymous collective statistical data ensure from these files, relating to your use of our services (searching for words in the search field of the site, browsing a product or service, logging of users, time spent) in order to seek for ways to improve and optimize the services and products we offer to you.

    COOKIES:

    We use cookies (small text files with information) when you visit our site. Our site only uses cookies necessary for the facilitation and rendering of the services offered to the user/visitor and for no other reason. Cookies by third services included on our pages may also be stored. These services are Google Analytics, Google Maps, Youtube, Facebook, Twitter and Google+. These can be deactivated at any moment from the settings of the web browser you use. Company “MELINDA Ltd, Food Production Company” does not use cookies to monitor anything or for advertising purposes.

    CONTACT:

    In case you contact us using the contact form in our site, the information you will give by your consent is directly sent to an e-mail account of our company and are not recorded anywhere else on our website. These messages are stored so that we can contact you to respond to your queries or provide information. We will not share this information with anyone without your permission.

    NEWSLETTER:

    If you give your consent, you can subscribe to and receive our Company’s informational newsletter. The newsletter contains interesting information such as new products, useful online tools, news for professionals, as well as the services we offer to our associates. Newsletters are usually sent once a month. The data we will use for the dispatch will be the e-mail account which will receive the newsletter and perhaps, in certain cases, the user’s name, only and solely aiming at a more personalized communication. Should you consent to this, you grant us access to this information upon your registration, while we are committed to storing and processing your personal data in a safe and secure manner, proceeding with the appropriate actions for their protection on each and every occasion. This information will be used exclusively for the dispatch of the newsletter and under no circumstances will it be disclosed to any third parties. You can terminate your subscription at any time via the link contained in all messages we send, by e-mail to [email protected] or by calling +302310680515.

    LINKS:

    Our website contains links to other websites. Indicatively, we mention links to manufacturers, pages containing legislative and regulative information and interfaces with social networking media. We do not endorse or take responsibility for the contents or the use policy of any website not belonging to us. We recommend that you read the privacy policies and other terms of use on these websites.

    SECURITY:

    Our company takes all necessary security measures for the protection of your personal information. We ensure this by utilizing an encrypted connection between the server and the user’s device (SSL), by encrypting the users’ codes, maintaining our software updated and the continuous technical checks by administrators.

    USER RIGHTS:

    You have the right to request access to your data, so as to check or amend them. With respect to your account as a member, this option is offered from your profile page. Moreover, you can request a copy of your personal data from us.
    You can revoke the consent you have given for any service we render to you at any time, while you can also request that your information be deleted. In order to protect and safeguard your personal data, the request for deletion must be in writing, by sending a relevant application by e-mail to the Company’s address: [email protected] In such a case, all of your personal data will be deleted.

    DATA BREACHES:

    We will take all necessary measures for the protection and safeguarding of your personal information stored on our database. We shall report any potentially illegal breach of the database of this website or the database of any third data processing party to anyone and to all who are directly concerned as well as to the authorities within 72 hours from the breach, provided it is evident that personal data stored recognizable format have been stolen.

    CHANGE OF PRIVACY POLICY:

    Our privacy policy may change from time to time, depending on the legislation or the developments in the sector, but always with the utmost respect to your personal information. We shall not explicitly inform our clients or the users of our website on such changes. Instead, we recommend that you occasionally check this page for possible changes to the present privacy policy. Should you continue to use our website (www.melinda.gr) even after any changes to our Privacy Policy entails that you unreservedly accept these terms.

    DATA CONTROLLER:

    Company “MELINDA Ltd, Food Production Company” is the data controller responsible for this website.

    QUERIES:

    If you have any questions or complaints, you can contact us at [email protected]