Privacy policy

Privacy Policy Simoons & Company B.V.

Last updated: September 23, 2018

Simoons & Company B.V. operates,, and (the “Site”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of our website or the newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that you acquire from us.

1. Information Collection And Use

1.1 Website

By using the website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving our website. While using our site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”).

1.2 Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, mobile device, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. Also, we may use third-party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this. You can find out more information about how we use Cookies and other similar tracking technologies in our Cookie Statement below.

1.3 Personal Data

Information you provide to us: we collect Personal Data when you voluntarily provide such information to one of our services, such as when you register for access to our services, contact us with inquiries, respond to one of our surveys or browse or use certain parts of our services. The Personal Data we may collect includes without limitation your name, e-mail address and other information that enables users to be personally identified.

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that you acquire from us.

In some cases, we may collect your credit card information (e.g., your credit card number and expiration date, billing address, etc.), some of which may constitute Personal Data, to secure certain payments. Also, if you use our payment processing services, we will collect financial information from you (e.g., your bank account information or an address to send checks) as necessary to facilitate payments and information required for tax purposes (e.g., your taxpayer identification number).

1.4 Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information and to improve our website. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.

2. How We Use Your Personal Data

We collect and use the Personal Data we collect in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy. We may use the Personal Data as follows:

2.1 Specific Reason.

If you provide Personal Data for a certain purpose, we may use the Personal Data in connection with the purpose for which it was provided. For instance, if you contact us by email, we will use the Personal Data you provide to answer your question or resolve your problem and will respond to the email address from which the contact came.

2.2 Access and Use.

If you provide Personal Data to obtain access to or use of our services or any functionality thereof, we will use your Personal Data to provide you with access to or use of the services or functionality and to analyze your use of such Services or functionality. For instance, if you supply Personal Data relating to your identity or qualifications to use certain portions of the Services, we will use that information to make a decision as to granting you access to use such Services and to assess your ongoing qualification to use such Services.

2.3 Internal Business Purposes.

We may use your Personal Data for internal business purposes, including without limitation, to help us improve the content and functionality of the Services, to better understand our Users, to improve the Services, to protect against, identify or address wrongdoing, to enforce our Terms of Service, to manage your account and provide you with customer service, and to generally manage the Services and our business.

2.4 Marketing Communications.

Where it is in accordance with your marketing preferences, we may use your Personal Data to contact you in the future for our marketing and purposes, to inform you about services or events we believe might be of interest to you, to develop promotional or marketing materials and provide those materials to you, and to display content on or off the Services that we believe might be of interest to you.

 2.5 Aggregated Personal Data.

In an ongoing effort to understand and serve our Users better, we conduct research on our customer demographics, interests and behavior based on Personal Data and other information that we have collected. This research is typically conducted on an aggregate basis only that does not identify you. Once Personal Data is in an aggregated form, for purposes of this Privacy Policy, it becomes Non-Personal Data.

2.6 Surveys

The information that you provide in surveys, can be used to tailor the content of our workshops.

3. Security

We may store Personal Data itself or such information may be stored by third parties to whom we have transferred it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We take what we believe to be reasonable steps to protect the Personal Data collected via the Services from loss, misuse, unauthorized use, access, inadvertent disclosure, alteration, and destruction. The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

4. How Long We Retain Your Personal Data.

We may retain your Personal Data as long as you are registered to our services or are subscribed to our newsletter, or promotional materials and other information that you acquire from us. You may close your account by contacting us. Even if we delete your Personal Data it may persist on backup or archival media for an additional period for legal, tax or regulatory reasons or for legitimate and lawful business purposes. You can always request us to correct, update or delete any inaccurate Personal Data.

5. Changes To This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of May 25, 2018, and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on our website.

6. Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.