Formal information to start with – the administrator of your personal data is Paweł Florczak, conducting business activity under the name “SearchMe Paweł Florczak”, registered in the Central Register and Information on Business Activity conducted by the minister responsible for economy and keeping the Central Register and Information on Business Activity, NIP PL7262423739, ul. Przybyszewskiego 209b/25, 93-120 Lodz, Poland. I am extremely pleased that you have placed your trust in me and are interested in shopping in my store and visiting my blog.
We process your personal data primarily for purposes related to your use of our website, such as placing orders and handling contracts, processing complaints and withdrawals, fulfilling legal tax obligations, sending newsletters, claims cases, analysis, statistics, marketing, etc. We process your personal data for the period of time necessary to fulfill the particular purpose. You have the right to access, rectify, erase or restrict processing of your personal data, object to processing, as well as the right to data portability. In addition, you can file a complaint with the President of the Office of Personal Data Protection.
Please note that the following text is a translation of the Polish version to the best of our knowledge. In case of doubt, the Polish version always has legal precedence due to the domicile of us.
# 1: Who is the controller of your personal data?
With regard to social media profiles related to our website, in accordance with the case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union, the provider of the social network is a joint controller of personal data together with the controller of the respective profile. You can find details about the processing of personal data by individual social network providers here:
- Facebook – https://pl-pl.facebook.com/privacy/explanation,
- Instagram – https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875,
- YouTube – https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=pl,
- TikTok – https://www.tiktok.com/legal/page/eea/new-privacy-policy/pl-PL,
- Twitter – https://twitter.com/en/privacy.
# 2: Who can you contact regarding the processing of your personal data?
As part of the implementation of a data protection system in our organization, we decided not to appoint a data protection officer due to the fact that it is not mandatory in our situation.
For issues related to data protection and privacy in general, you can contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by filling out the contact form. In terms of social media, you can additionally contact directly the administrators of the social networks where we maintain our profiles.
# 3: For what purposes do we process personal data?
These targets are more than one. Below is a list of them, along with a more detailed discussion. We have also assigned to each purpose the corresponding legal basis for processing:
|Purpose of processing
|Discuss the purpose of processing
|Order processing and contract handling
|When placing an order, you must provide the data necessary for its execution specified in the order form.
Providing data is a condition for placing an order.
In addition, the system used to handle the order process records your IP number, which you used to place the order.
In connection with the conclusion of the contract, it may also process your other personal data in order to perform the services provided for in the contract that was concluded. The scope of this data depends on which personal data is needed to perform the contract.
When we receive your data in the performance of a contract, e.g. from an entity that employs you, we base such processing on our legitimate interest, which in this case is to ensure the efficient and effective handling of the concluded contract. In this case, we may process your identifying information and contact details.
The data is processed for the purpose of entering into and performing the contract. Once the contract has been executed, the data goes into an archive for the possible establishment, investigation or defense of claims related to the contract. The data also goes into accounting records for the purpose of meeting tax obligations.
1(b) RODO, art.
1 lit. f RODO
|Actions taken to complete orders by customers
|Due to the fact that some customers start placing an order but do not finalize it (do not approve the order and do not conclude a contract with us), we may take measures to ensure that our customers complete the purchase process.
For this purpose, we can, for example, send emails containing information about an unfinished order and an incentive to complete the transaction.
For the purposes of the activities described above, we may process such personal data as the information provided during the ordering process, in particular your name and e-mail address, as well as information about the contents of your shopping cart, the date the transaction began, and other data left in connection with the purchase process you initiated.
The legal basis for processing your personal data is Art. 6 para. 1(b) of the RODO, as these activities are aimed at concluding a contract. In addition, we see the basis for processing as our legitimate interest, which in this case is to increase sales.
|Art. 6 para. 1(b) RODO, art. 6 para. 1 lit. f RODO
|Handling complaints or withdrawals
|If you make a complaint or withdraw from the contract, you will provide personal information contained in the body of the complaint or statement of withdrawal.
Provision of data is a condition for submitting a statement of withdrawal or complaint.
The data is processed to handle the withdrawal or complaint process. Once such a process has been carried out, the data goes into an archive for the possible establishment, investigation or defense of claims related to the handling of the withdrawal process or the complaint process. The data also goes into accounting records for the purpose of meeting tax obligations.
|Art. 6 para. 1(c) RODO in connection with. with the relevant provisions on the right of withdrawal and liability for compliance with the contract, Art. 6 para. 1(b) RODO
|When signing up for the newsletter, you must provide the data necessary to receive it as specified in the subscription form.
Providing data is a condition for receiving the newsletter.
In addition, the mailing system records your IP number you used to sign up for the newsletter, determines your approximate location, the mail client you use for email, and tracks your actions taken in connection with messages sent to you. Therefore, we also have information about which messages you opened, within which messages you clicked on links, etc.
In the mailing system, we may also define, based on various criteria related to your activity, interests or other preferences, specific groups or segments of newsletter recipients that influence what kind of messages you receive in the newsletter.
The data provided by you in connection with signing up for the newsletter is used for the purpose of sending you the newsletter, and the legal basis for its processing is the performance of the contract for the provision of electronic services, as well as our legitimate interest, which in this case is the fulfillment of marketing purposes.
Regarding the processing of information that does not come from you, but is collected automatically by the mailing system, we rely in this respect on our legitimate interest to analyze the behavior of newsletter subscribers in order to optimize mailing activities.
You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by clicking on the dedicated link included in each message sent as part of the newsletter, or by simply contacting us.
Unsubscribing from the newsletter does not lead to the deletion of your data from the mailing system. The data is archived for the purpose of possibly establishing, asserting or defending claims related to the newsletter, as well as to ensure that it can be shown that the newsletter activities were conducted in accordance with the law.
|Art. 6 para. 1(b) RODO, art. 6 para. 1 lit. f RODO
|When adding a comment / opinion, you must provide the data necessary to publish the comment / opinion of receipt specified in the form intended for comment / opinion.
Provision of data is a condition for publication of comments / opinions.
In addition, the comment/feedback system records your IP number that you used when submitting a comment/feedback.
The data is processed for the purpose of publishing a comment / opinion, which is our legitimate interest.
The comment or opinion you add, along with your data made public within the settings, will be visible on the site. You can modify and delete your comment or opinion at any time. The deleted comment / opinion, along with your data, goes to the archive for the purpose of possible establishment, investigation or defense of claims related to the comment / opinion.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Contact and correspondence handling
|When you contact us through available means of communication, such as e-mail, social messaging, chat rooms, etc., you naturally provide your personal information contained in the content of your correspondence.
Provision of data is a condition for making contact.
In addition, the communication system records your IP number, which you used when sending the message.
The data is processed for the purpose of communication, which is our legitimate interest. Once the communication is completed, the data goes into an archive for the possible establishment, investigation or defense of claims related to the communication.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Implementation of tax and accounting obligations
|In connection with the performance of the contract, we also carry out various tax and accounting obligations, particularly in the form of issuing an invoice, incorporating the invoice into our accounting records, keeping records, etc.
In order to issue an invoice, we process such data as name, company, business address, TIN, among others.
Provision of data required by tax law is necessary for the fulfillment of the obligations indicated.
|Art. 6 para. 1(c) of the DPA in connection with the relevant provisions of tax law
|Creating an archive
|For our business, we can create archives: both in traditional and digital form. The archives include personal data that we have processed in connection with you, and the scope of the archives may vary depending on what data has come to us and the scope of the data justified in terms of archiving. In this case, we rely on our legitimate interest in organizing and arranging personal data carriers.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Defense, establishment or enforcement of claims
|The use of our website, as well as the conclusion of a contract with us, may give rise to certain claims on our side or yours in the future. Accordingly, we are entitled to process personal data for the purpose of defending, establishing or asserting claims. For this purpose, we may process any personal data that is related to the claim, so the scope may vary depending on what the claim is about. In this case, we rely on our legitimate interest in protecting our interests.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Creating groups of advertising recipients
|Your email address stored in our database may be sent to a specific advertising system (e.g. Facebook Ads, LinkedIN Ads) in order to create a group of ad recipients using that email address.
When using this feature, the email address is hashed before being sent to the respective system to create a recipient group.
The e-mail address will be used in the matching process conducted by the advertising system in question.
The advertising system does not share the email address with third parties or other advertisers and deletes the email address immediately after the matching process is completed.
The advertising system implements processes and procedures to ensure the confidentiality and security of the e-mail address sent to it and the set of user IDs that make up the group of recipients created using the e-mail address, among other things, through the use of technical and physical safeguards.
The creation of a group of advertising recipients using your e-mail address constitutes our legitimate interest, which in this case is the fulfillment of our marketing objectives.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Social media handling
|If you follow our social media profiles or interact with content we publish on social media, we naturally see your data, which is publicly available in your social profile. We process this data only within the respective social network and only for the purpose of operating the respective social network, which is our legitimate interest.
If you contact us via private message, you naturally provide us with your personal information contained in the body of the correspondence, in particular your image and name. Your data in this case is processed for the purpose of contacting you, and the basis for processing is our legitimate interest.
It may be that we are the party initiating contact with you via social media to offer cooperation, in which case your data will be processed for the purpose of searching for potential contractors, offering and establishing cooperation, which is our legitimate interest.
Messages sent to us via social media are subject to automatic archiving through tools available within each social network and are available to us until you delete them. You have access to all the messages exchanged with us in the private messages tab.
Your use of social networking sites is subject to the rules and privacy policies of the administrators of these sites, and these administrators provide electronic services to you, fully independently and autonomously of us.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Analysis and statistics using only Anonymous Information
|We conduct analytical and statistical activities using tools provided by third-party vendors. Within the analytical tools, we only have access to Anonymous Information. We base the processing of Anonymous Information on our legitimate interest in creating, reviewing and analyzing statistics related to user activity on the site in order to draw conclusions that allow us to optimize our operations later.
From within the tools, we can only see a set of statistics and information not assigned to specific individuals.
For details on third-party vendor tools, see the section on the tools we use.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Self-marketing using only Anonymous Information
|We conduct marketing activities using tools provided by third-party vendors. As part of the marketing tools, we only have access to Anonymous Information. We base our processing of Anonymous Information on our legitimate interest in creating marketing leads based on Anonymous Information and targeting advertisements within third-party systems based on Anonymous Information for the purpose of marketing our own products and services. From within the tools, we can only see a set of statistics and information not assigned to specific individuals.
For details on third-party vendor tools, see the section on the tools we use.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Organization of promotional activities
|To increase sales of products/services, we can conduct various promotional activities, including in cooperation with external partners. Rules related to the organization of promotional activities are defined in separate regulations. The scope of personal data we will process in connection with the organization of a promotional event may vary depending on the type of promotional event.
The legal basis for processing your personal data is our legitimate interest, which in this case is marketing and increasing sales of our own products.
|Art. 6 para. 1(b) RODO, art. 6 para. 1 lit. f RODO
|Provide additional functions using only Anonymous Information
|We may embed video or audio players, social widgets, comment module, chat, newsletter forms or other tools provided by third parties on our pages. All of these tools process Anonymous Information. We base the processing of Anonymous Information on a legitimate interest, which in this case is to provide the ability to use additional features on the website. From the tools, we do not have access to other information, moreover, we do not need this information for anything – Anonymous Information is processed only so that additional functions can work. For details on third-party vendor tools, see the section on the tools we use.
|Art. 6 para. 1(f) RODO
|Implementation of obligations related to the protection of personal data
|As a data controller, we are obliged to fulfill our obligations related to the protection of personal data. Accordingly, we may process your personal data insofar as it is necessary for the performance of these duties (e.g., when processing your request for your personal data). The scope of the data depends on what data we need to fulfill the obligation and prove compliance with the RODO. In addition, in this case we also rely on our legitimate interest in securing the data necessary to demonstrate accountability.
|Art. 6 para. 1(c) RODO, art. 6 para. 1 lit. f RODO
# 4: What information do we have about you?
- email address,
- phone number,
- IP address,
- delivery address,
- invoice details,
- bank account number,
- details of the order placed,
- data collected in the mailing system,
- data related to the added comment / opinion,
- information visible in social media profiles,
- information contained in the correspondence,
- Anonymous Information.
# 5: What is Anonymous Information?
We use tools that collect a range of information about you related to your use of our site. In particular, it is about the following information:
- Operating system and browser information,
- subpages viewed,
- time spent on the site,
- transitions between different subpages,
- clicks on individual links,
- mouse movements,
- page scrolling,
- The source from which you go to the site,
- The age range you are in,
- Your gender,
- Your approximate location limited to localities,
- Your interests or other preferences determined by your online activities,
- Video recordings of your sessions on our websites,
- Heat maps illustrating your behavior on our sites.
We are unable to provide you with access to Anonymous Information about you because we are unable to attribute any of the Anonymous Information to any specific user. From the tools that collect Anonymous Information, we can only see a set of statistics and information not assigned to specific individuals.
The processing of Anonymous Information allows us to provide you with the functionality available on the site. In addition, Anonymous Information is used for analytical and statistical and marketing purposes, such as ad setup and targeting.
Anonymous information is also processed by tool providers under the terms of their terms of service and privacy policies. They may be used by these providers to provide and improve services, manage services, develop new services, measure the effectiveness of advertisements, protect against fraud and abuse, and personalize content and ads displayed on individual services, sites and applications. For details related to this, see the section on the tools we use.
# 6: Where do we get your personal information from?
In most cases, you give them to us yourself. For example, this happens when you register a user account, place an order, send a complaint or withdraw from a contract, contact us via email or chat, and use features available on our Site or external services (e.g., social media).
In addition, some information about you may be automatically collected by the tools we use. For details on third-party vendor tools, see the section on the tools we use.
In exceptional cases, we may also obtain your personal data from other sources, such as when the entity that employs you indicates your data to us as a contact person for contractual matters, or when you represent an entity that enters into a contract with us.
# 7: Is the data safe?
We care about the security of your personal information. We have analyzed the risks involved in the various processes of processing your data, and then implemented appropriate security and data protection measures. On an ongoing basis, we monitor the state of the technical infrastructure, train staff, look at the procedures used, and make the necessary improvements….
# 8: How long will we keep personal information?
We process your personal data for as long as it is reasonable within the framework of the given purpose of the personal data processing, and therefore the processing periods vary depending on the purpose. Remember that termination of the processing of your data for one purpose does not necessarily lead to the complete deletion or destruction of your personal data, as the same set of data may be processed for another purpose, for the period indicated for it. Complete deletion or destruction of data occurs when we have completed all purposes and in other cases indicated in the RODO.
Below you will find a description of the processing periods:
- Fulfillment of orders and the concluded contract – data related to the contract are processed for the time necessary to conclude and perform the contract;
- Actions taken to complete orders by customers – data related to unfinished orders will be processed for a maximum of 6 months from the date you placed the order;
- Complaints and withdrawals – data related to complaints and withdrawals are processed for the time necessary to handle the complaint or withdrawal;
- Newsletter – data related to the newsletter will be processed for the duration of your use of the newsletter;
- Comments / opinions – data related to the posting of comments / opinions will be processed until you delete the comment or opinion;
- Contact and correspondence handling – data related to correspondence handling will be processed for the duration of contact between us;
- Tax and accounting obligations – data related to the performance of tax and accounting obligations will be processed for the time prescribed by tax law, usually 5 years after the end of the fiscal year;
- Archive – data related to the archive will be processed until the information that is in the archive is no longer useful;
- Determination, investigation and defense of claims – data related to claims will be processed until the statute of limitations for claims, whereby the period of limitation for claims may vary in light of applicable laws (e.g. for businesses it may be 3 years, and for consumers 6 years);
- Recipient groups – data related to recipient groups will be processed until they are no longer useful or you successfully object;
- Social media – in general, I have no control over the retention period of your personal data on social media. They are available on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube or LinkedIN under the terms of the regulations and privacy policies of these services. We are not able to remove your data from Facebook, Instagram, YouTube or LinkedIN – only you can do that;
- Analytics and statistics – data related to analytics and statistics will be processed until it is no longer useful or you successfully object;
- Self-marketing – Data related to self-marketing will be processed until it is no longer useful or you successfully object;
- Organization of promotional actions – we process data related to the organization of promotional actions for the time necessary to carry out the promotional action;
- Additional tools – data related to additional tools will be processed until they are no longer useful or you successfully object;
- Data Protection Obligations – Data related to the protection of personal data will be processed until it is no longer useful, you successfully lodge an objection, or the expiration of the statute of limitations on our liability as a data controller.
In case we process your personal data on the basis of the consent you have given us, you may withdraw such consent at any time: either by your action or by contacting us at the contact details provided. Remember that withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of consent before its withdrawal.
# 9: Who are the recipients of personal data?
We would venture to say that modern business cannot do without third-party services. We also use such services. Some of these services involve the processing of your personal data. Third-party service providers that are involved in the processing of your personal data are:
- Hosting provider – for the purpose of storing data on the server;
- mailing system provider – for the use of the mailing system;
- invoicing system provider – for the purpose of invoicing;
- CRM system provider – for the purpose of streamlining work;
- Pop-up display system provider – for the purpose of displaying pop-ups;
- Customer service system provider – for streamlining the customer service process;
- provider of a landing page management tool – for data collection via landing pages;
- Cloud provider – for the use of cloud solutions;
- Accounting office – for the use of accounting services;
- Law firm – for the purpose of providing legal services to us;
- Maintenance – for the purpose of carrying out technical work on those areas where data is processed;
- order processor, courier company, Poczta Polska – for the purposes of logistical handling of orders, the subject of which is a physical product;
- other subcontractors, in particular IT solution providers – for the purpose of working with various subcontractors who may have access to your personal data if they provide services in connection with such access.
If necessary, your data may be shared with a legal advisor or attorney bound by professional secrecy. The need may arise from a legal necessity requiring access to your personal information.
Your personal data may also be transferred to the tax authorities to the extent necessary to carry out tax and accounting obligations. This includes, in particular, all declarations, reports, statements and other accounting documents that contain your personal data.
In addition, if necessary, your personal data may be shared with entities, authorities or institutions entitled to access the data under the law, such as police, security services, courts, prosecutors.
Your data is shared with courier companies to the extent necessary to deliver your order. These companies become independent controllers of your personal data.
When it comes to Anonymous Information, providers of tools or plug-ins that collect Anonymous Information have access to it. The providers of these tools are the independent controllers of the data collected in them and may share this data under the terms of their own regulations and privacy policies, which are beyond our control.
# 10: Do we transfer data to third countries or international organizations?
Yes, part of the processing operations of your personal data may involve their transfer to third countries.
We transfer your personal data to third countries in connection with the use of tools using resources located in third countries, in particular in the USA. The providers of these tools guarantee an adequate level of personal data protection through the relevant compliance mechanisms provided by the RODO, in particular through the use of standard contractual clauses.
Currently, your personal data is transferred to third countries in connection with our use of the following solutions:
|Type of solution
# 11: Do we use profiling?
We do not make decisions with respect to you based solely on automated processing, including profiling, which would produce legal effects with respect to you or similarly materially affect you. Yes, we do use tools that may take certain actions depending on the information collected through tracking mechanisms, but we believe that these actions do not materially affect you, as they do not differentiate your situation as a customer, do not affect the terms of the contract you may enter into with us, etc.
Using certain tools, we may, for example, target you with personalized advertisements based on previous actions you have taken on the Site or suggest products that may be of interest to you. We are talking here about the so-called. behavioral advertising. We encourage you to deepen your knowledge of behavioral advertising, especially with regard to privacy issues. You can find detailed information, along with the ability to manage your behavioral advertising settings, here: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/.
# 12: What are your rights?
The RODO grants you the following potential rights related to the processing of your personal data:
- The right to access your data and receive a copy of it;
- The right to rectify (amend) your data;
- The right to erasure (if, in your opinion, there is no basis for us to process your data, you can request that we erase it);
- The right to restrict data processing (you can request that we restrict the processing of your data only to storing it or performing activities agreed with you, if in your opinion we have incorrect data or are processing it unduly);
- The right to object to processing (you have the right to object to processing on the basis of a legitimate interest; you should indicate the particular situation that you think justifies us stopping the processing covered by the objection; we will stop processing your data for these purposes unless we demonstrate that the grounds for our processing override your rights or that your data are necessary for us to establish, assert or defend claims);
- The right to data portability (you have the right to receive from us in a structured, commonly used machine-readable format the personal data you have provided to us under a contract or your consent; you can have us send this data directly to another entity);
- The right to withdraw consent to the processing of personal data, if you have previously given such consent;
- The right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority (if you find that we are processing your data unlawfully, you can file a complaint about it with the President of the Office for Personal Data Protection or any other competent supervisory authority).
The rules related to the exercise of the rights indicated above are described in detail in Art. 16-21 RODO. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with these regulations. For our part, we deem it necessary to explain to you that the rights indicated above are not absolute and you will not be entitled to all processing activities of your personal data.
We emphasize that one of the rights indicated above is always available to you: if you consider that we have violated data protection regulations in the processing of your personal data, you have the opportunity to file a complaint with the supervisory authority (President of the Office for Personal Data Protection).
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Some of the cookies we use are deleted when the browser session ends, i.e. when the browser is closed (so-called session cookies). Other cookies are stored on your terminal device and allow your browser to recognize you the next time you visit the site (persistent cookies).
If you want to learn more about cookies as such, you can read, for example, this resource: https://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie.
# 15: Can you disable cookies?
Yes, you can manage your cookie settings within your web browser. You can block all or selected cookies. You can also block cookies of specific sites. You can also delete previously saved cookies and other site and plug-in data at any time.
Web browsers also offer incognito mode. You can use it if you don’t want information about the pages you visited and the files you downloaded to be stored in your browsing and download history. Cookies created in incognito mode are deleted when all windows of this mode are closed.
There are also browser plug-ins available to control cookies, such as. Ghostery (https://www.ghostery.com/). The option to control cookies may also be provided by additional software, especially antivirus packages, etc.
In addition, there are tools on the Internet that allow you to control certain types of cookies, in particular to collectively manage behavioral advertising settings (e.g. https://www.youronlinechoices.com/pl/o-reklamie-behawioralnej).
# 16: For what purposes do we use our own cookies?
Custom cookies are used to ensure the proper functioning of the various mechanisms of our sites, such as remembering the contents of the shopping cart for a certain period of time after adding selected products to it, proper transmission of the form visible on the pages, handling newsletter forms, etc. Custom cookies also store information about your defined cookie settings made from the cookie management mechanism.
# 17: What third-party cookies are used?
# 18: Do we track your behaviors undertaken within the site?
# 19: Are we targeting you with targeted ads?
# 20: How can you manage your privacy?
- cookie settings within your web browser;
- Browser plug-ins that support cookie management, e.g. Ghostery;
- Additional software that manages cookies;
- incognito mode in the web browser;
- behavioral advertising settings, such as youronlinechoices.com;
- A mechanism for managing cookies from within our website;
- Google Analytics Opt-out: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout,
- Google Ads Settings: https://adssettings.google.com/,
- Facebook Ads Settings: https://www.facebook.com/ads/settings,
- HotJar Opt-out: https://www.hotjar.com/legal/compliance/opt-out .
# 21: Is there anything else you should know about?
|Name of the tool
|Description of operation and cookies
|Google Tag Manager
|We use the Google Tag Manager tool provided by the U.S. company Google LLC, which is used to manage tags and script loading within the site.
Google Tag Manager as a tool in itself does not collect any information beyond what is necessary for its proper operation, but it is responsible for loading other scripts described below.
Google Analytics automatically collects information about your activity on our site. Within Google Analytics, we only have access to Anonymous Information.
Thanks to the information gathered in this way, we can conduct analysis of users’ behavior on our website and keep statistics related to it, and then draw conclusions from these statistics in order to design solutions to improve the efficiency of the site.
If you are interested in details related to Google’s use of data from sites and applications that use Google services, we encourage you to read this information: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites.
|We use the Meta advertising system provided by the American company Meta Platform Inc. In order to target you with ads personalized to your behavior on our site, we have implemented the Meta Pixel within the site, which automatically sends information about your activity on our site to the Meta advertising system.
Within the Meta advertising system, we have access only to Anonymous Information.
Thanks to the information gathered in this way, we are able to display ads to you within the Meta advertising system depending on your behavior on our site, and to measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaigns implemented in order to draw conclusions allowing us to optimize these campaigns for efficiency.
|Our website uses plug-ins, buttons and other social networking tools, collectively referred to as “plug-ins”, associated with social networking sites managed by the U.S. company Meta Platform Inc.
With this, you have the ability to use selected social features on our sites, such as the like button, share, etc.
The plug-ins collect information about your activity on our site. We do not have access to this information. For us it is only important that the plug-ins work properly.
|We use remarketing features available within the Google advertising system provided by the US company Google LLC. When you visit our website, a remarketing cookie from Google is automatically left on your device to collect information about your activity on our website.
With the information we collect in this way, we are able to display ads to you within the Google network depending on your behavior on our site.
For example, if you display a product, the information about it will be noted by a remarketing cookie, so that we can target you with an advertisement about that product or any other we deem appropriate.
This advertisement will be displayed to you within the Google network when you use the Internet, browse other websites, etc. We emphasize that when using Google Ads, we only use Anonymous Information.
Using Google Ads, we are only able to define the audiences we would like our ads to reach. Based on this, Google decides when and how it will present our advertising to you.
If you do not want to receive personalized ads, you can manage your ad settings directly on the Google website: https://adssettings.google.com/. If you are interested in the details related to Google’s use of data from sites and applications that use Google’s services, we encourage you to read the following with this information: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites.
|We use the MailChimp mailing system provided by the American company The Rocket Science Group, LLC. Mailing list sign-up forms embedded on our sites may use cookie technology for the purpose of ensuring the proper functioning of these forms and measuring their conversions. We do not have access to the information collected in MailChimp cookies in order for the forms to function properly – we are only interested in making the form work properly. When it comes to measuring the conversion of sign-up forms, we only have access to anonymous statistical information.
In addition, we use an additional feature of the MailChimp system to send retargeted shopping emails. If you click on a link contained in such an email, a MailChimp cookie is stored on your device to track your activity related to clicking on the link.
In addition, we use an additional feature of the MailChimp system to control the frequency with which pop-ups with mailing list sign-up forms are displayed to you. This uses a MailChimp cookie that stores information when a pop-up is displayed to you in order not to display it to you again for a certain period of time.
In addition, we use an additional feature of the MailChimp system – a website builder. The websites created in this way are stored within MailChimp’s infrastructure and use MailChimp cookies to ensure that they work properly and to provide insight into anonymous statistics to evaluate the effectiveness of the websites.
|Our site uses the Disqus comment system provided by the American company Disqus, Inc. When you view a page containing comments hosted by the Disqus system, Disqus sends one or more cookies to your device that identify your web browser.
Disqus cookies are responsible for the proper functioning of the comment system, in particular, they improve the login process. Disqus cookies also collect information on how you use our site in order to analyze your activity and personalize the content displayed to you within the Disqus system, including advertisements. We do not have access to this information. For us, it is only important that the comment system works properly.
If Disqus displays ads, it uses technologies to support this process, such as Google, Polymorph, ServeBid, which can set cookies for personalized marketing, linking ads to subsequent activity, limiting how often you are shown particular ads.
|YouTube widgets are embedded on our pages, allowing you to play recordings available on YouTube directly from our pages. YouTube is operated by the American company Google LLC.
When you play a video, YouTube saves cookies on your device and receives information that you played the video from a specific website, even if you do not have a Google account or are not logged in at the time. If you have logged into your Google account, this service provider will be able to directly associate your visit to our site with your account. The purpose and scope of data collection and its further processing and use by Google, as well as the possibility of contacting you and your rights in this regard and the possibility of making settings to ensure the protection of your privacy are described in the policy Google privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy.
If you do not want Google to attribute the data collected during video playback directly to your profile, you must log out of your account before playing the video. You can also completely prevent plug-ins from loading on the site by using appropriate extensions for your browser, such as script blocking.
The information collected as part of the cookies associated with YouTube videos embedded on our pages is used by Google to ensure the correct and safe functioning of the widget, analysis and optimization for the services provided by YouTube, as well as for personalization and advertising purposes. We do not have access to this information. For us it is only important that the player works properly.
|TradeTracker is a tool that we use for so-called “affiliate marketing. affiliate marketing. The tool is provided by TRADETRACKER INTERNETIONAL B.V.
By “affiliate marketing” is meant marketing activities involving cooperation with various business partners through the TradeTracker platform. We as a seller (advertiser) are interested in reaching the widest possible audience, while our business partners (publishers) make a profit by recommending our site and products through various marketing activities.
Working with business partners requires accounting for sales made through our site. Hence, mechanisms have been implemented on the websites to analyze sales within the TradeTracker tools. These mechanisms use cookie technology. For billing purposes, we only use Anonymous Information related to sales – neither TradeTracker nor individual business partners receive customer data, order details, etc.
You can find more information about the processing of information via TradeTracker cookies here here: https://tradetracker.com/pl/privacy-policy/jak-korzystamy-z-cookies/.
|We use the Hotjar tool to better understand your needs and to optimize our site for your user experience. The tool is provided by Hotjar Limited.
Hotjar records every visitor to our site and allows us to play a video of their traffic on our site, as well as generate so-called “heat maps. heat maps. As part of the Hotjar tool, we do not have access to information that allows us to identify you because Hotjar does not record the process of filling out forms designed to provide personal information.