Data Protection Notices

Privacy Statement

Status 06/2011

This privacy statement stands to demonstrate Gessi S.p.A. firm commitment to your privacy. We collect, process and use your personal data exclusively on grounds of and within the scope of statutory permissions or with your separate declaration of consent. May we inform you below of our legal powers, to the extent express reference is not made to the need for a declaration of consent.

When you visit our Web site, you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose, and information that we automatically collect as you browse our Web site.

Information You Voluntarily Submit.

If you voluntarily transmit to us via contact, registration, survey or application forms on our websites, via e-mail or other postal form personal data such as names, title, email or postal address, telephone number, personal messages etc., we store and use these data to render the respective requested service (e.g. sending requested information, answering technical or other questions, reaction to your website feedback).

Please be advised that you are free to visit our Web site without registering.

Employment Applications

You may submit information related to job opportunities or vocational training with a Gessi Group company in Italy or abroad. Please be advised that the applicant takes full responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided on the job application (and accompanying resume, if any).
Falsified information or significant omissions may disqualify the applicant from further consideration for employment and may be considered justification for dismissal if discovered at a later date.

Forums - Users Galleries

We may create and make available forums, message boards, galleries, and/or news groups to our users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when disclosing your personal information. You also take full responsibility that the information (data and images) you provide that is published on the website is genuine and that you have rights over the material you make available. The user indemnifies Gessi S.p.A. against all claims of third parties which result from submission and publication of information, images, text or other materials, that infringe third party rights over those materials.

Any communication or material you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including but not limited to any data, questions, comments, suggestions, and the like, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post may be used by Gessi S.p.A. or its affiliates for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, Gessi S.p.A. is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Site for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

When you call up the offers on our websites, we briefly collect and store the following user data in order to enable your use: your identification features (your IP address, where applicable user names and passwords), details on the beginning, end, nature and scope of your use as well as details on your browser and operating system types. This is a technical process which is required when you call up websites in WWW. The same applies if you access content from our newsletters.

We may also place small data files, called "cookies," in the browser file of your computer's hard drive. These cookies automatically identify your browser to our server whenever you interact with the Web site. We use the cookies to record Web site statistics. Most browsers automatically accept the cookies, but you usually can change your browser setting to prevent the acceptance of cookies. Certain Web pages may not function properly if you choose not to accept cookies.

Use of your personal information

We use your personal information to communicate with you if and when necessary in connection with your use of our Web site, to respond to your questions, or to send you material and information you request. We may use your information to:


You may elect not to receive these communications at any time.

Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information about the visitor. You have the following options for reviewing or removing your information from our database to no longer receive communication from us.

You can send e-mail to privacy@gessi.com

Or you can send mail to the following postal address:

Privacy Policy
Gessi S.p.A.
Parco Gessi
13037 Serravalle Sesia (VC)
Italy

Please note that due to e-mail production schedules, you may receive an e-mail message from us after you have provided your opt-out notice.

We may also use your Web site information in order to help diagnose problems with our site. We may use all information we collect to analyze statistical use patterns and demographic data (basically, where our visitors come from and what demographic characteristics they have) and to improve our site to better serve our customers.

Except in the limited circumstances stated in this paragraph, we do not sell, rent, license, trade or otherwise disclose the personal information of our Web site visitors to unaffiliated third parties. We may disclose your information to service providers who assist us in operating the Web site or conducting our business.

We may disclose information about you if and when we believe it is necessary to comply with any law, rule, court order, or subpoena, or to enforce our legal rights or the rules of this Web site, or to protect our business, property and operations.

Links to other sites

We may create links to other Web sites that we think may be of interest to you. We do not endorse any other Web sites, and our privacy policy applies only to your use of our Web site. We have not reviewed the privacy policies of any Web sites we link to our Web site, and you should read the privacy policies of each site you visit to determine what information that site may collect about you.

Security

Since we are committed to your privacy and security, we have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to attempt to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. However, please remember that no transmission of data over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us or from us, and you do so at your own risk.

Changes in Privacy Policy

By using our Web site, you consent to our collection and the use of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. If we change our privacy and procedures, we will post these changes on our Web site. You have the opportunity to review privacy policy each time you use the Web site so that you are aware of any modifications made to these policies.

Questions about our Privacy Policy

If you have questions about our Web site and our privacy policy or disclaimer, please feel free to contact privacy@gessi.com.



COOKIES POLICY OF Gessi

Gessi uses cookies to provide services that improve the browsing experience of users.

How we use cookies:

- We use cookies for anonymous browsing, to allow users to navigate correctly on Gessi, use the full functionality and access to secure areas.

- We use analytical cookies to better understand how our users use the website to optimize and improve the site, making it more interesting and relevant to users.

These informations are anonymous and used only for statistical purposes.

We use cookies to show our anonymous commercial advertising on other Web sites, depending on the products that you have shown in previous voyages. These cookies are usually inserted by third parties of trust (such as Google through the remarketing for display advertising or Facebook), however, Chalk does not allow these companies to collect personal information about users. This means you will be guaranteed anonymity and personal data will not be used by other websites or database marketing.

How to edit or disable the cookie preferences

- From the settings of your browser (Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Chrome etc ..) you can determine which cookies you want to receive and which not. To find out where you can find these settings, use the "Help" button of your browser.

- Visitors can disable Google Analytics to customize the advertising and display ads in the Google Display Network using the Ads Preferences Manager.

- To disable third-party cookies that enable the personalization of advertising in terms of the behavior on the website you can visit the sites www.networkadvertising.org and www.youronlinechoices.com to identify members NAI (Network Advertising Initiative) who have entered advertising cookies on your computer.

To take advantage of the opt-out feature in the program of behavioral advertising by a member NAI and IAB, check the box next to the company that you want to exclude.