Privacy Policy

Declaration of Privacy 

Section 1 - What do we do with the informations? 
In our online store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal informations you provided us: name, address and e-mail. 
When you brouse our online store, we also receive automatically your IP address, to give us informations that let us learn about your browser and operative system. 
Marketing E-mail (if applicable): with your permission we can send you e-mails about our online store, new products and updates.  

Section 2 - Consent 
When you give us personal informations to conclude a transaction, verify with credit card, palce an order, organize a delivery or return a purchase, it means you agree with the payment and are using it for that specific reason. 
If we ask for personal data for a secondary reason, as marketing, we may directly ask for your consent or give you an opportunity to refuse. 
What do I do to take back my consent? 
If you change your mind after you accept (opt-in), you may take back your consent so that we can contact you for use or disclosure of your data, at any time, by contacting us: comercial@gourmetportugalshop.com


Section 3 - Disclosure 
We may reveal your personal informations in case we are obliged by law or in case you violate our Terms of Service. 

Section 4 - Server ç
Our website is housed in our supplier that provide the e-commerce on-line platform and allows us to sell products and services. 
Your data are stored in a high security server, service provided by our supplier of services. 
Payment:
If you chose a direct payment gateway to conclude your purchase, we will then store your credit card data. These are encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) and the purchase transaction data are stored only when necessary to conclude the transaction. After terminated, the purchase transaction informationare excluded and/or eliminated. 
All direct payment gateways obey the patterns established by PCI-DSS managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a security pattern of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express e Discover.
The PCI-DSS requisites help us guarantee a safe transaction of credit card informations through our online store and respective service providers.
For further details you may consult the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy of PayPal. 

Section 5 - Third Party Services 
In general, the service providers used by us will only collect, use and disclosure your information in a way that is necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide us. 
Nonetheless, some third party's service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors have their own privacy policies regarding the information you need to provide in order to complete your purchase transaction.  
For these service providers, we recomend you read their privacy policies so that you can understand how your personal information will be used by them. 
In particular, remember that certain service providers may be located in a diferent jurisdiction. If you chose to continue a transaction that involve the services of a third party provider, your informations may be subjected to the jurisdiction laws in which the service provider or its facilities are located. 
For example, if you are located in Portugal and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, the personal information you provide in concluding your order may be subjected to disclosure according to the legislation in that country, including Local Nacional Law. 
After leaving our website when you go to a third party website or application, you are no longer subjected to this Privacy Policy or Service Terms of this website. 
Links: when you click in our online store links, they may direct you to another website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites and encourage you to read their declarations of privacy. 

Section 6 - Safety
To protect your personal informations we take the maximum precautions and follow the best practices to make sure they are not being lost, misused, accessed, disclosured, changed or destroid.
If you provide us with your credit card information, these are encrypted using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and stored with AES-256 encryption. Although no transmission method through the Internet or electronic  storage is Embora nenhum método 100% safe, we follow all the requirements of the PCI-DSS and implement aditional patterns, usually accepted.
 
Section 7 - Cookies
 Here is alist of the cookies we use. We list them so that you can chose if you want or not to opt for cookies:
 _session_id, unique symbol, sessions, allows our supplier to store informations about the session (origin, destination page, etc). 
 _shopify_visit, there are no retained data, persistent by 30 minutes since your last visit, used by our intern and statistics website provider to register the number of visits.
 _shopify_uniq, there are no retained data, expires at midnight (in relation to the visitor) of the following day and counts the number of visits to an online store by a single cliente. 
Shopping cart, unique symbol, persistent for 2 weeks, stores information about the content of your cart.  
 _secure_session_id, unique symbol, sessions.
 storefront_digest, unique symbol,undefined. If the store has a password that is used to determine if the visitor has access. 

Section 8 - Consent Age 
By using this website, you declare that you are of age, in your country, district, residency region, or that you are of age and allow one of your dependent minors to use this website. 


Section 9 - Changes to this Privacy Policy
We have the right to change this privacy policy at any moment so you may analyse it frequently. Changes and clarifications are applicable immediately after its publication in the website. If we make material alterations to this policy we will notify them here, to inform you about the data we collect, how we use it and under which circumstances. 

If our online store is acquired or merges with another company, its informations may be tranfered to new owners, so that we may continue product marketing. 


Questions and Contact Informations 
In case you wish to: access, correct, change or exclude any personal informaation, register a complain or simply ask for more informations, contact our team through the following email address: comercial@gourmetportugalshop.com