Privacy Policy

 

Privacy Policy tastehopping.com (last updated: May 21, 2018)

We have created the following Privacy Policy which applies at all times when using our website and / or any of our services. Any new features and/or services that are added to our current service at any point in the future shall also be subject to the terms set out in this Privacy Policy. In this Privacy Policy we explain how and why tastehopping.com collects and processes personal data originating from you, whereby tastehopping.com is acting in its role as controller. With regard to the processing of personal data, tastehopping.com complies with applicable legislation and regulations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

 

 

Scope

tastehopping.com  (from here on referred to as "tastehopping", "we", "us" or "our") provides this Privacy Policy to inform you of our policies and procedures regarding how we collect and process the personal data that we receive from users of www.tastehopping.com (the "Site"), our services and our application for mobile devices (the "Application") regardless of how you use or access them. Personal data is any information that directly or indirectly identifies you. ‘Directly’ could for example be through a name. ‘Indirectly’ refers to the situation where you can still be identified without your name through or by combining other information. An example of ‘indirectly’ is an IP-address.

When you register with us through the Site or Application and when you choose to book as a traveller, we will ask you for personal data that can identify you and be used to contact you ("Identity Information"). Identity Information includes, but is not limited to; your name, phone number, email address, home address, but does not include your credit card number or banking information.

In regards to this policy, the terms "using" and "processing" information in this Privacy Policy include but are not limited to; the use of cookies; and the collection, storing, transfer, evaluation, deletion, disclosure, management, handling, modifying and use of personal data.

 

This Privacy Policy applies only to personal data that you provide to us via the Site and the Application. We reserve the right to update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect any changes to our services. We will do this by amending the Privacy Policy on the Site. The changes will take effect automatically, as soon as they are posted on the Site. In addition, we will notify all users by email if any material changes are made to the Privacy Policy.

 

 

Processing of personal data

We may process your personal data for the following purposes:

Providing our services

Tastehopping might process your personal data to provide its services. For example, personal data is processed in order to set up your tastehopping account, allow you to book an event through, and submit reviews to the Site, App or third-party widgets.

For this purpose, tastehopping processes the following personal data: name, phone number, email address, home address, IP address, tastehopping Account profile data.

Tastehopping is allowed to process personal data for this purpose because it is necessary for the execution of the contractual agreement with customers.

Customer service

Tastehopping processes personal data to handle questions and requests. This processing is necessary to provide our services.

For this purpose, tastehopping processes your name and email address and booking information

Tastehopping is allowed to process personal data for this purpose because it is necessary for the legitimate interest of tastehopping (or a third party), essentially to enable tastehopping to adequately respond to questions and requests

(Direct) marketing

Tastehopping processes personal data for (direct) marketing purposes. This means that tastehopping can contact customers to draw attention to our products.

For this purpose, tastehopping processes the following personal data: website behaviour, IP address, email address, post address, phone number, online identifiers, booking information, location and account information.

Tastehopping is allowed to process personal data for this purpose when individuals have given consent or when Tastehopping has a legitimate interest to process the personal data. Depending on the ground of processing (legitimate interest versus consent), you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time or have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes at any time. The withdrawal or exercise of your right of objection shall not affect the lawfulness of processing prior to the withdrawal or exercise of the right of objection.

 

 

Categories of recipients

It may be necessary for tastehopping to disclose your personal data whether by law, possibly in the context of litigation, legal process and / or by request from public or governmental authorities within or outside of your country of residence. We may also disclose your personal information if we determine that disclosure is necessary or appropriate for purposes of law enforcement, national security or to prevent or stop any activity we may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, illegal, unethical or legally actionable.

We will disclose any information about you to our insurance services providers if we consider it necessary in order to protect the property and rights of tastehopping or a third party, and / or to protect the safety of the public or any person.

In order to provide and improve our services, we will share information with third parties when needed.

If you make a booking, tastehopping will share the following information about you with the host: (i) your first and last name, and (ii) a link to your tastehopping Account. This information will enable the host to decide whether to confirm or reject the booking. When a booking is confirmed, we will also share your telephone number with the host. Under no circumstance is your billing information ever shared with a host.

We may employ third party companies and individuals to help improve or facilitate our service, to provide the service on our behalf, to perform Platform-related services, including but not limited to: maintenance services, fraud detection services, database management, web analytics, monitoring and evaluation services.

These third parties may have access to your personal information. If they do, your information is still protected by the terms of our Privacy Policy.

You can always withdraw you consent to the receipt of such communications by sending an email to tastehop@gmail.com

 

Cookies

The website www.tastehoppingcom uses cookies. Click here for tastehopping’ Cookie Policy. If you have any questions about our cookie usage, please contact tastehop@gmail.com

 

Security

We take security very seriously.

Tastehopping is very concerned with safeguarding your information. We take the appropriate technical and organisational measures to safeguard your personal data. The Site uses a reliable SSL Certificate to make sure your personal data does not fall into the wrong hands.

In the event of any breach of security tastehopping will make any legally required disclosures concerning the breach and the confidentiality, or integrity of your unencrypted electronically stored "personal data" to you via email or via a posting on the Site and Application without unreasonable delay in as far as it is consistent with any legitimate needs of law enforcement and any measures required to determine the scope of the breach and to safeguard the integrity of data.

 

Retention periods

We do not keep your personal data longer than necessary for the purpose of the processing.

 

 

Questions or complaints

If you have any question or complaints about the processing of your personal data, please send an e-mail to tastehop@gmail.com. Or telephone +41 78 618 6930