About our privacy policy

The Plant Dynasty cares a lot about your privacy. We therefore only process data that we need for (improving) our services and handle the information we have collected about you and your use of our services with care. We never make your data available to third parties for commercial purposes. This privacy policy applies to the use of the website and the services provided by The Plant Dynasty. The effective date for the validity of these conditions is 08/08/2019, with the publication of a new version the validity of all previous versions expires. This privacy policy describes what information about you is collected by us, what this information is used for and with whom and under what conditions this information may be shared with third parties. We also explain to you how we store your data and how we protect your data against misuse and what rights you have with regard to the personal data you provide to us. If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact our contact person for privacy issues, you will find the contact details at the end of our privacy policy.

About the data processing

Below you can read how we process your data, where we store it (or have it stored), which security techniques we use and for whom the data is available.

Web store software

WooCommerce

Our web store has been developed with software from WooCommerce, we have chosen Siteground for our web hosting. Personal data that you make available to us for the purposes of our services is shared with this party. Siteground has access to your data to offer us (technical) support, they will never use your data for any other purpose. Siteground is obliged to take appropriate security measures based on the agreement we have concluded with them. These security measures consist of the application of SSL encryption and a strong password policy. Backups are regularly made to prevent data loss.

WooCommerce

Our web store has been developed with software from WooCommerce, we host our web store on a server under our own management. We have taken appropriate technical and organizational measures to prevent misuse, loss and corruption of data as much as possible. These security measures consist of the application of SSL encryption and a strong password policy. Backups are regularly made to prevent data loss.

Webhosting

Siteground

We purchase web hosting and e-mail services from Siteground. Siteground processes personal data on our behalf and does not use your data for its own purposes. However, this party can collect metadata about the use of the services. These are not personal data. Siteground has taken appropriate technical and organizational measures to prevent the loss and unauthorized use of your personal data. Siteground is required to maintain confidentiality under the agreement.

Email and mailing lists

MailChimp

We send our e-mail newsletters with MailChimp. MailChimp will never use your name and e-mail address for its own purposes. At the bottom of every e-mail that has been automatically sent through our website you will see the “unsubscribe” link. You will then no longer receive our newsletter. Your personal data is stored securely by MailChimp. MailChimp uses cookies and other internet technologies that provide insight into whether e-mails are opened and read. MailChimp reserves the right to use your data to further improve the service and, within that context, to share information with third parties.

Siteground

We use the services of Siteground for our regular business e-mail traffic. This party has taken appropriate technical and organizational measures to prevent misuse, loss and corruption of your and our data as much as possible. Siteground has no access to our mailbox and we treat all our e-mail traffic as confidential.

Payment processors

Mollie

We use the Mollie platform to handle (part of) the payments in our web store. Mollie processes your name, address and place of residence information and your payment details such as your bank account or credit card number. Mollie has taken appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data. Mollie reserves the right to use your data to further improve the service and to share (anonymous) data with third parties in that context. All the aforementioned guarantees with regard to the protection of your personal data also apply to the components of Mollie’s services for which they engage third parties. Mollie does not store your data any longer than is permitted by law.

Reviews

If visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the information shown in the response form, the IP address of the visitor and the browser user agent to help detect spam.

An anonymous string, based on your e-mail address (this is also called a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service if you use this. The privacy policy page can be found here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. Once your response has been approved, your profile photo will be publicly visible in the context of your response.

Shipping and logistics

PostNL

If you place an order with us, it is our job to have your package delivered to you. We use the services of PostNL for the delivery. It is therefore necessary that we share your name, address and city details with PostNL. PostNL uses this data only for the performance of the agreement. In the event that PostNL engages subcontractors, PostNL also makes your data available to these parties.

Invoicing and accounting

Manager.io

We use the services of Manager.io to keep track of our administration and accounting. We share your name, address and place of residence details and details regarding your order. This data is used for administering sales invoices. Your personal data is sent and stored protected. Manager.io is bound by confidentiality and will treat your data confidentially. Manager.io does not use your personal data for purposes other than those described above.

Purpose of data processing

General purpose of the processing

We use your data solely for the purpose of our services. This means that the purpose of the processing is always directly related to the assignment that you provide. We do not use your data for (targeted) marketing. If you share data with us and we use this data to contact you at a later date – unlike at your request – we will ask you for explicit permission. Your information is not shared with third parties, other than to meet accounting and other administrative obligations. These third parties are all held to confidentiality on the basis of the agreement between them and us or an oath or legal obligation.

Automatically collected data

Data that is automatically collected by our website is processed with the aim of further improving our services. This data (for example your IP address, web browser and operating system) is not personal data.

Cooperation with tax and criminal investigations

In appropriate cases, The Plant Dynasty may be held to share your information in connection with tax or criminal investigation by the government on the basis of a legal obligation. In such a case we are forced to share your data, but we will oppose this within the possibilities that the law offers us.

Retention periods

We keep your data for as long as you are a client of ours. This means that we keep your customer profile until you indicate that you no longer wish to use our services. If you indicate this to us, we will also regard this as a forget request. Based on applicable administrative obligations, we must keep invoices with your (personal) data, so we will keep this data for as long as the applicable period runs. However, employees no longer have access to your client profile and documents that we have produced as a result of your assignment.

Your rights

On the basis of the applicable Dutch and European legislation, you as a data subject have certain rights with regard to the personal data processed by or on behalf of us. We explain below what these rights are and how you can invoke these rights. In principle, in order to prevent abuse, we will only send copies and copies of your data to your e-mail address already known to us. In the event that you wish to receive the data at a different e-mail address or, for example, by post, we will ask you to identify yourself. We keep records of processed requests, in the case of a forget request we administer anonymized data. You will receive all copies and copies of data in the machine-readable data format that we use within our systems. You have the right to submit a complaint to the Dutch Data Protection Authority at any time if you suspect that we are using your personal data in the wrong way.

Right of inspection

You always have the right to view the data that we (have) process and that relate to your person or that can be traced to it. You can make a request to that effect to our contact person for privacy matters. You will receive a response to your request within 30 days. If your request is granted, we will send you a copy of all data with an overview of the processors who have this data at the e-mail address known to us, stating the category under which we have stored this data.

Rectification right

You always have the right to have the data that we (or have it processed) that relate to your person or that can be traced to that change. You can make a request to that effect to our contact person for privacy matters. You will receive a response to your request within 30 days. If your request is granted, we will send you a confirmation at the e-mail address known to us that the information has been changed.

Right to limit processing

You always have the right to limit the data that we (have) process(ed) that relate to or are traceable to you. You can make a request to that effect to our contact person for privacy matters. You will receive a response to your request within 30 days. If your request is granted, we will send you a confirmation at the e-mail address known to us that the information until you remove the restriction will no longer be processed.

Right to transferability

You always have the right to have the data that we (or have it processed) that relate to your person or that can be traced to that data carried out by another party. You can make a request to that effect to our contact person for privacy matters. You will receive a response to your request within 30 days. If your request is granted, we will send you copies or copies of all data about you that we have processed or that have been processed on our behalf by other processors or third parties at the e-mail address known to us. In all likelihood, in such a case, we can no longer continue to provide services, because the secure linking of data files can then no longer be guaranteed.

Right of objection and other rights

In appropriate cases you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data by or on behalf of The Plant Dynasty. If you object, we will immediately cease data processing pending the handling of your objection. If your objection is justified, we will make copies and / or copies of data that we process or have processed processed available to you and then permanently cease processing. You also have the right not to be subject to automated individual decision-making or profiling. We do not process your data in such a way that this right applies. If you believe that this is the case, please contact our contact person for privacy matters.

Cookies

When you leave a comment on our site, you can indicate whether your name, your e-mail address and website may be stored in a cookie. We do this for your convenience so that you do not have to enter this information again for a new response. These cookies are valid for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will store a temporary cookie to check whether your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal information and is deleted as soon as you close your browser.

As soon as you log in, we will store some cookies in connection with your login information and screen display options. Login cookies are valid for 2 days and cookies for screen display options for 1 year. If you select “Remember me”, your login will be saved for 2 weeks. As soon as you log out of your account, login cookies are deleted.

When you change or publish a message, an additional cookie is stored by your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data and only contains the post ID of the item that you have edited. This cookie expires after a day.

Google Analytics

Cookies from the American company Google are placed via our website as part of the “Analytics” service. We use this service to keep track of and get reports on how visitors use the website. This processor may be required to provide access to this data on the basis of applicable laws and regulations. We collect information about your surfing behavior and share this data with Google. Google can interpret this information in conjunction with other data sets and in this way follow your movements on the internet. Google uses this information to offer targeted advertisements (Adwords) and other Google services and products, among other things.

Cookies from third parties

In the event that third party software solutions use cookies, this is stated in this privacy statement.

Changes to the privacy policy

We reserve the right to change our privacy policy at any time. However, you will always find the most recent version on this page. If the new privacy policy has consequences for the way in which we process already collected data with regard to you, we will inform you of this by e-mail.

Contact details

The Plant Dynasty

Van Ruisdaelstraat 58

3331 CW Zwijndrecht Netherlands

T +31 78 785-5883

E info@plantdynasty.nl

Contact person for privacy issues: Customer service department