Privacy policy

Fulfilling what dictates the Spanish law, Ley Orgánica 15/1999, from the 13th of December, the Protection of data with personal character, we are informing our clients that the personal data given to us by them are included in a automated database for personal data, created by and under the responsibility of Gastronomic Spain Food Compnay S.L., further on refered as Gastronomic Spain.

The purpose of the mentioned database is to ease the transaction of the orders and to send future proposals about products and services offered by Gastronomic Spain or thirds that could be of the client’s interest. In every moment the client can use his right to access, rectify, object or cancel mentioned personal data by contacting our customer service by email foodlovers@gastronomicspain.com or by post mail to Gastronomic Spain, Avenida Francia 55 escalera 2 puerta 9, 46023 Valencia.

Gastronomic Spain may use third parties to assist with delivering products, to help to collect payments, to analyze data and to provide us with marketing or customer service. Gastronomic Spain may exchange information with third parties for the purposes of fraud protection and credit card risk reduction. We may transfer our databases containing personal information if we sell our business or part of it. Other than as set out in this Privacy Policy, we shall NOT sell or disclose personal data to third parties without obtaining prior consent of the client unless this is necessary for purposes set out in this Privacy Policy or unless we are required to do so by law. This website may contain advertising of third parties and links to other sites or frames of other sites. Gastronomic Spain does not take responsibility for the privacy practices or content of those third parties or other sites, nor for any third party to whom we transfer your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Gastronomic Spain guarantees the security and confidentiality of the personal data given to us. For this reason every time the client enter a area related to personal data like “my account” or “my shopping cart”…, the clients browser shows a security alert window indicating that the client is in a secure area. In every moment the client can use his right to access, rectify, object or cancel his personal data by contacting our customer service by email foodlovers@gastronomicspain.com or by post mail to Gastronomic Spain, Avenida Francia 55 escalera 2 puerta 9, 46023 Valencia, Spain.

PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA

The visit of our website does not mean that the user is obliged to give any kind of information about him. In the case that the user is giving any kind of information of personal character, the collected data is going to be used within the limits and rights the Spanish law Ley Orgánica 15/1999, about protection of personal data.

The final use of the collected data is specified in the individual application form, including managing the register of new users, sending own or third party advertisements about future campaigns, products and/or services by post mail or by electronic media including SMS, as well as the possibility to make polls. The users who give their personal data consent unequivocally the incorporation of their data in a file of which Gastronomic Spain Food Company S.L., Calle Joaquín Arnau 10 4C, 44001 Teruel, Spain, is responsible. Gastronomic Spain also is responsible to decide wheatear or not the given data is computerized or not.

Gastronomic Spain has adopted the technical and organizational measures necessary to guarantee the security and integrity of the data as well as to avoid alteration, loss or non authorized treatment and access. The user’s who’s data is object of treatment can perform, with no cost, the right to oppose, access, information, rectification, cancelation and revocation of their authorization, without retroactive effects on specified terms of the Spanish law Ley Orgánica 15/1999 of the protection of personal data, always according to the established legal procedures. These rights can be performed by writing to the email foodlovers@gastronimcspain.com or by post mail to Gastronomic Spain, Avenida Francia 55 escalera 2 puerta 9, 46023 Valencia, Spain.

In the moment of proceeding to collect the data the voluntary and mandatory character of the collected data is going to be indicated.

NEWSLETTER

With the subscription the customer agrees explicitly to the General Conditions of Use and the Privacy Policy. Gastronomic Spain only uses the personal data obtained with the subscription for the possibility to inform the client about products and services offered by Gastronomic Spain or thirds that could be of the client’s interest. Gastronomic Spain only uses the obtained personal data in compliancy with the present Privacy Policy. In every moment the client can unsubscribe this service and he can use his right to access, rectify, object or cancel mentioned personal data by contacting our customer service by email foodlovers@gastronomicspain.com or by post mail to Gastronomic Spain, Avenida Francia 55 escalera 2 puerta 9, 46023 Valencia.

COOKIES

What are cookies:

During your visit to our website www.gastronomicspain.com we use own and third party cookies. Cookies are small data files saved in the users system and they permit to personalize and ease the user’s navigation on the website. Those files are associated to an anonymous user without giving the chance to deduce his personal data. These cookies do not collect confidential data of the user.

The own cookies are those sent to the user’s computer from the computer managed by the editor and from which the services the user reclaims are provided.

Third party cookies are those who are sent to the user’s computer from a computer not managed by the editor. They are sent from an external computer which treats the data obtained by the cookies.

Cookies from third parties are automatically deleted from the user’s computer at the end of their lifespan (14 days to 10 years). Just as with our cookies, third party cookies do not collect any confidential data of the user.

Declaration of consent

I hereby give permission for my user information to be stored on cookie files. I also allow these files to remain on my computer after I have ended my browser session so they may be used upon my next visit to the website. I reserve the right to retract this permission by changing my browser setting to refuse cookies.

How the user can prevent that cookies are stored on his computer:

The client can change the settings in his browser to ask for his permission every time a cookie tries to access his computer. If the user would like to accept Gastronomic Spain cookies but block third parties’ cookies, the browser can be set to block third part cookies.

For more information: http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

Use of Facebook social plugins

Gastronomic Spain uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The user can identify the plugins by a Facebook logo or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social plugins and their appearance please consult developers.facebook.com/plugins.

When the user visits a page of our website that contains a social plugin, the user’s browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to the user’s browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about the user having accessed the respective page of our website. For this purpose, the internet address of the visited site (the users IP address included) is transferred to an USA-based Facebook server where the data is stored. This occurs even if the user does not have a Facebook account or is not logged in to Facebook at the time.

If the client is logged in to Facebook, the visit can be assigned to his Facebook account. If the client interacts with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from the client’s browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. The information can also be published on Facebook, and shown to the users Facebook friends.

If the client is a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning his visit to our website with his member data already stored by Facebook, the user has to log off Facebook before entering our website. The user can also block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for his browser, like the “Facebook Blocker”.

For information on the purpose and scope of data collection by Facebook and how it is processed and used, as well as your rights and setting options for protecting your privacy please visit Facebook’s privacy policy.