Data Privacy Policy2017-05-11T16:19:59+00:00

Data Privacy Policy

The protection and privacy of your data is extremely important to us. Therefore, we hereby declare that the Meplato GmbH handles your personal data conscientiously. With this declaration you consent to having the www.mymeplato.com website collect, process and use your personal data listed below for the purposes stated herein. This consent may be revoked at any time with effect for the future.

Responsible Party

Responsible in terms of data protection law is the Meplato GmbH based in Voßstraße 33, 10117 Berlin.

Nature, Extent and Purpose of Data Processing

The Meplato GmbH collects and uses specific information about individuals. These may include customers, suppliers, business contacts, employees or other persons with whom the company is in a relationship or needs to contact. The data privacy policy describes how this personal information is collected, handled and stored in order to fulfill the company’s privacy guidelines and to comply with the law.
Object and purpose of the www.mymeplato.com website is the registration of commercial and technical supplier contacts to include them in the lead-to-contract process.

The data privacy policy applies to all data required by the company for the identification of companies and individuals. These may include:

• name of the company
• name of the person
• email address
• nature of the contact
• lead source

After registering on the www.mymeplato.com website, the contact is created with the specified information as lead in Zoho CRM and additional profile-related data is collected in the self-service. These may include:

• country of the company
• address
• postal code
• city
• state
• product and service categories
• delivery or service locations
• tax number
• VAT number
• and other company-specific and personal information

In no case shall your personal data be used for advertising or marketing purposes or transmitted without authorization to third parties for other purposes.
We collect data to improve the security and performance of the www.mymeplato.com site. The data collected for the aforementioned purposes includes your computer assigned IP address, the name and the URL of the requested file as well as the date and time of the request. While this data may permit identification, it will only be kept for as long as is necessary for technical reasons or due to a specific reason, such as for evidence purposes in the event of improper or unlawful use or for as long as specified by the relevant legislation.
The statutory retention periods are observed. Files that are no longer required are deleted in a timely manner.

Data Transfer to Third Countries

No data is transferred to a third country, i.e. a country outside the European Economic Area.

Instruction about Anonymous or Pseudonymous Use

The data collected in the course of processing is evaluated for statistical purposes and to further optimize the application. You remain anonymous as an individual user.

Instruction about Objection and Withdrawal Options

By using www.mymeplato.com you agree to the following:

I consent to having Meplato GmbH collect my personal data and to it being processed and used in accordance with the above privacy policy.

Information on the Right of Disclosure, Correction, Blocking and Deletion

You are entitled at any time to receive information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients as well as the purpose of storage. You also have the right at any time to correct, block or delete your data stored by us. If data cannot be deleted for statutory, contractual, commercial or fiscal reasons, in particular due to statutory retention periods, your data will be blocked instead of deleted.
If you would like to make use of this right of disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion, please contact info@mymeplato.com
For questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, for the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of granted consents, please contact info@mymeplato.com

Cookies

Some of our web pages make use of so called “Cookies”. Cookies will not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. We use cookies to give you the best experience of our website in terms of usability, efficiency, and safety. Cookies are minor textfiles that are stored on your computer and saved by your internet browser.

Most of our used cookies are so called „Session Cookies“. They will be deleted at the end of your visit on our website. Other cookies might be kept on your computer until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser at your next visit.

In your browser settings you can manage your browser’s cookie behavior. You can tell your browser to inform you everytime cookies are set, allow/disallow the acceptance of cookies for any case or make exceptions for individual cases. Also, you can tell your browser to automatically delete all cookies when you close your browser. However, when cookies are deactivated, the functionality of our website might be limited to a certain extent.

Data Collection by Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing a respective browser plug-in.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

Rendering of Consent Proof

Information material, such as general information documents, contract material and potential analyzes are provided to the supplier. The supplier will periodically be informed about current sourcing projects in newsletters and mailings and will be invited to events. This consent may be revoked at any time with effect for the future.