Privacy and Cookies Policy

UAB “Kormotech” (hereinafter “company” or “we”) respects your privacy and is committed to protect it through compliance with this privacy and cookies policy (hereinafter  “Privacy policy”). In this Privacy policy we will inform you about how we  process  cookies and your personal data. We commit ourselves to be transparent with you by providing clear information about what personal data we process, about the purpose of the processing, the retention period of the personal data as well as the legal basis for the processing and other information that we are required to provide pursuant to applicable legislation. 

We process your personal data in compliance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (the General Data Protection Regulation, hereinafter referred to as the GDPR), other applicable legal acts in the field of personal data protection as well as this Privacy Policy.

I. Definitions

 The following terms are defined as follows in this Privacy Policy:

  • We, or the Company, shall mean UAB "Kormotech", company established and operating in accordance with laws of the Republic of Lithuania, legal entity code 304910453, registered office address Pažangos str. 2, LT-57237 Kėdainiai, Vilnius, Republic of Lithuania, VAT code LT100011992910, data about the company collected and stored in the Register of Legal Entities of the Republic of Lithuania. 
  • Website shall mean the website accessible at www.korme.lt
  • Account shall mean a digital account created in the Website.
  • Terms and Conditions or Terms shall mean the Rules of purchase – sale of goods at Kormotech online store, which are also considered to be a contract for purchase - sale of goods.

Other terms shall have the meanings assigned to them and defined in the GDPR, the Terms and the Services Agreement. 

In case of contradictions between this Privacy policy and the Terms, provisions of this Privacy policy shall prevail.

II. Your personal data we are processing. We are processing your personal data: 

  • name, surname;
  • bank account;
  • date of birth or personal ID number;
  • VAT registration number (if registered as VAT payer);
  • business certificate or individual activity certificate number or individual enterprise code;
  • delivery address, county, city, postal code;

  • payment card numbers, expiry date; payment card name;
  • email address;
  • phone number;
  • social account (Facebook, Google) details (optional);
  • information about your pets: name, age, breed.

III. Legal Basis for the processing personal data - the conclusion of the agreements.  

Purpose for the processing: we process your personal data in order to perform a contract of purchase – sale of goods with you or to enter into contract with you:

  • To conclude the agreement and fulfil it;
  • ensure the supply of goods.

Duration of data processing: Clients, their employees/representatives, personal data will be processed during the term of contract and 10 years from the date of termination of contract, if a contract for the purchase - sale of goods has been concluded. If the contract provides for a warranty period that exceeds the processing term specified above, then all personal data relating to the contract will be retained until the warranty period expires.

If the contract is required during the court proceedings, due to which the specified processing period of 10 (ten) years is extended, then all personal data related to the concluded contract will be processed for one year from the final decision of the relevant institutions.

We will process the data of your purchase and action history, the goods stored in your cart and your actions via e-mail and the website for a maximum of 2 (two) years from the date of the last purchase.

IV. Legal Basis for the processing personal data - legitimate interest of the Company. 

Purpose for the processing: we process your personal data in order to protect our legal rights:

  • to ensure protection of our property, property interests and those of our customers, other persons;
  • to ensure collection of fees for the goods provided, administration of debts, management of damages;
  • to ensure prevention of fraud, other actions of bad faith;
  • to administer, manage and recover your debts;
  • to ensure pursuance of our rights and legitimate interests.

Duration of data processing: 

We will process your data related to our legitimate interest and your payments for a maximum of 10 (ten) years from the date of the transaction.

4.1. Marketing, direct marketing.

Legal Basis for the processing personal data - our legitimate interest, your consent. 

We process your personal data in order to be able to provide general and personal offers (including offers from our partners) and other information. We can send notifications, offers and information to you in several ways: by e-mail and SMS.  In order to choose notifications and offers to be sent to you, to know you and your needs better, to improve your experience while using our products, to automate use of marketing tools for the most effective customer engagement, to expand the range of products we offer and to constantly improve them, to give you relevant, interesting and useful offers and other information about our products, we analyse data related to customers’ behaviour on the website, patterns of use of our products and/or other signs, and will use such data to group customers. For these purposes, we use advanced data analytics tools, which are based on automated data analysis.



Duration of data processing:

We will store the fact of consent during the period of validity of the consent and for 24 months after its expiry. The consent validity period shall be up to 36 months, unless it is withdrawn by you earlier.

The actions described above do not have any legal or similarly significant impact on you, but they will allow us to better understand your needs, interests and hobbies, provide a better-quality experience of using our products. You can easily unsubscribe from notifications with offers and information in the website or  by notifying us of the contacts listed in this Privacy Policy.

4.2. Website administration, support, improvement. 

Legal Basis for the processing personal data - our legitimate interest, your consent.

We process data when you visit and browse our Website, for the purpose of collecting statistical data and improving the quality of Services and visitor experience.

Duration of data processing:

See Chapter XII (Cookies). 

4.3. Customer service – inquiries, requests, complaints.

Legal Basis for the processing personal data - our legitimate interest, your consent.

If you contact us by phone or in writing (by e-mail or otherwise), we will store the fact of you contacting us and the information provided, including personal data, so that we can properly examine your request and/or respond to your question, request or complaint.

Duration of data processing:

Complaints, claims, written requests related to the performance of the contract and/or which may be related to disputes, shall be stored throughout the entire effective term of the contract and no longer than for 10 years after its expiry.

V. Legal Basis for the processing personal data - legal obligations and requirements of legal acts.

Purpose for the processing: we process your personal data for the compliance with legal obligations to which we are a subject.

  • accounting, taxes, other public obligations;
  • protection of consumer rights;
  • product safety;
  • information security;
  • other areas relevant for us.

 

Duration of data processing:

We will process your data the period that is provided in the legal (e.g. a period of 10 years is set for accounting documents, invoices, etc.). The periods of storage, archiving and management of documents of the company apply and are set according to effective legal acts, in compliance with requirements of the Index of the General Document Storage Periods, as approved by the Chief Archivist of Lithuania, and other documents and/or recommendations.

VI. From what sources do we obtain your personal data?

We receive almost all of your personal data from you: when you register on the Website or use the Website, buy products and in other cases, also as explained in more detail in this Privacy Policy.

VII. Do we share your data with others? 

The Company has involved various service providers (e.g. providers of server hosting, data centres, cloud computing, support, IT, payment, identity verification, document validity verification, intermediation, payments, audit, accounting, legal, tax advisory services, administration of damages, debt collection, analytics, direct marketing, e-mail, SMS messaging, customer service, call centre and other services). 

 

 

If necessary and legally justified, we also provide your data to service providers that are separate data controllers or data processors, also to competent authorities, institutions, organisations, also other data controllers who are entitled to receive information in accordance with applicable legal acts and/or our legitimate interests.

 

With your consent, your data may be disclosed to persons you have indicated.

In addition, when you access our website, some of your information is provided automatically or with your consent to the Company’s Partner Shopify (see https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy/customers) as well as (https: // www.shopify.com/legal/privacy).

VIII. HOW LONG DO WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA?

Personal data specified in this Privacy Policy shall be stored and otherwise processed for no longer than the period specified in to each relevant data processing basis and for no longer than necessary to achieve the purposes for which the data were collected.

 

In those cases when the data storage period is not indicated in this Privacy Policy, your data will be stored no longer than necessary for achievement of the purposes, for which the data were collected, or for a period set by legal acts.

After the end of your data processing and storage period set in this Privacy Policy, we destroy your data or anonymise them irreversibly and reliably as soon as possible, within a period reasonably necessary for performance of such an action.

 

Your personal data can be stored for a period longer than indicated in this Privacy Policy only when:

 

  • your data is necessary for the proper administration of the debt, damages (for example, you have not fulfilled your financial and/or property obligations or caused damage to us or other persons), examination and settlement of a dispute, complaint, the protection of our legitimate interests or those of third parties;
  • that is necessary in order that we could defend ourselves from existing or threatening demands, claims or legal actions and exercise our rights;
  • there are reasonable suspicions of violations, illegal activities, which are or may be a subject to investigation;
  • this is necessary for ensuring the functioning, resilience, integrity of backup copies, information systems, traceability of operations, statistical and other similar purposes;
  • there are other grounds provided for in legal acts.

IX. Your rights.

9.1. The right to access data processed and the right to obtain a copy of personal data

You have the right obtain a confirmation from us as to whether or not we process your personal data and, when we do, access the personal data. That’s why we inform you in advance about our processing activities via this Privacy policy. If you have any questions, or would you like to learn more about what information we process from you, you are always welcome to contact us and we will provide you with further information.

9.2. Right to rectification of personal data

In case of changes in data presented by you to us (surname, e-mail address, telephone number) or in case you think that the information processed by us about you is inaccurate or incorrect, you have the right to demand to modify, amend or correct such information.

9.3. Right to withdraw the consent

In case where we process your data on the basis of your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time and data processing based on your consent will stop.

For example, you can withdraw your consent to receive offers at any time.  

you have the right to withdraw consent at any time in the following ways:

by clicking on the link “Unsubscribe from newsletters” in the e-mail at any time. 

9.4. Right to object to data processing, when processing is based on legitimate interests.

You have the right to object to personal data processing, when personal data is processed based on our legitimate interests. In the event that we send you general offers and information on the basis of our legitimate interest, you have the right to opt out of general offers at any time:


by clicking on the link “Unsubscribe from newsletters” in the e-mail at any time;

9.5. Right to erasure (right to be forgotten).

When there are certain circumstances indicated in legal acts on personal data protection (e.g. when the basis for data processing has disappeared, etc.), you have the right to request that we erase your personal data. In order to exercise this right, please contact us in the ways indicated in Privacy policy.

 

We will treat your request to erase all your data as a request to terminate the purchase – sale of goods Agreement.

If you provide us with the request to erase all or some of your data and express your wish  “to be forgotten”, we will no longer process those data of yours which will no longer be necessary for the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed. After you have exercised the right “to be forgotten”, your personal data will be further processed for the following main purposes and on the following main grounds (the list is non-exhaustive):

  • for the purposes of meeting accounting, tax requirements, personal data will be further processed according to Article 6(1)(c) of the GDPR (data processing is necessary to fulfil the legal obligation imposed on the data controller);
  • in order to manage customers’ complaints and other requests and inquiries, personal data will be processed according to Article 6(1)(b) of the GDPR (it is necessary to process data in order to fulfil the contract, a party to which the data subject is);
  • in case of disputes, administration of debts, in order to pursue our other legal claims and protect our rights, data will be further processed according to Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR (data processing is necessary in pursuance of legitimate interests of the data controller or a third party).

9.6. Right to restriction of data processing.

When there are certain circumstances indicated in personal data protection legal acts (when personal data is processed unlawfully, when you challenge data accuracy, you stated an objection to data processing on the basis of our legitimate interest, etc.), you also have the right to restrict your data processing.

 

9.7. Right to data portability

You will be able to exercise this right in cases where we process your personal data by automated means (computers, etc.) and the legal basis for the processing of personal data is:

  • Your consent;
  • performance of the contract or actions taken at your request prior to the conclusion of the contract.

At your request and if it’s technically possible, we will transfer the data directly to another data controller specified by you.

9.8. Right to complain 

If you think that we process your data in breach of requirements of personal data protection legal acts, we always ask that you contact us directly at first. 


If you are not satisfied with a problem solution we suggest or if, in your opinion, we are not taking actions that must be taken in order to satisfy your request, you will have the right to lodge a complaint with the State Data Protection Inspectorate (L. Sapiegos g. 17, LT-10312 Vilnius, e-mail ada@ada.lt).

X. Examination procedure of requests

In order to protect our customers’ data from illegal disclosure, upon receipt of your request to present data or implement other rights of yours, we will have to verify your identity. 

In those cases when you didn’t registered on the website, in order to verify your identity, we may ask you to indicate relevant data (e.g. name, date of birth, e-mail address or telephone number). In performance of this verification, we may also send a control notification at the last contact (SMS or e-mail), asking to take an authorisation action, we may also request additional documents or data. If the verification procedure fails, we will be forced to state that you are not the data subject of the requested data and we will have to reject your request.

 

Upon receipt of your request regarding implementation of any right of yours and having successfully performed the above-indicated verification procedure, we undertake without undue delay, but in any case no later than within one month after receipt of your request and completion of the verification procedure, to give you information about actions we took with regard to your request. With regard to complexity and number of requests, we have the right to extent the period of one month for two more months, informing you about it before the end of the first month and indicating reasons for such an extension.

If your request is submitted electronically, we will give the answer to you electronically, too, unless it is impossible (e.g. due to a particularly large scope of information) or when you request to answer you in some other way.

 We have the right to refuse to satisfy your request by our reasoned written response under the conditions and grounds provided for in legal acts. We will provide you with information free of charge, however, if the requests are manifestly unfounded or disproportionate, in particular because of their repetitive content, we may require a reasonable fee to cover administrative costs or may refuse to act upon your request.

XI. Protection of personal data

We use a variety of technical and organizational security measures to protect your personal data. Your personal data are stored safely and are only accessible to a limited number of persons.

XII. Cookies

The Website www.korme.lt uses cookies. Our website uses cookies to collect statistical data and to remember what you have done while browsing and to collect this information for the purpose of improving our performance and personalized advertising. You may accept the use of all or only certain cookies. 

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. You can at any time change or withdraw your consent on our website.

Cookies Necessary for the Functioning of the Website/Svetainės veikimui būtini slapukai:

Name/pavadinimas

Function/paskirtis

Duration/galiojimas

_ab

Used in connection with access to admin.

2y

_secure_session_id

Used in connection with navigation through a storefront.

24h

_shopify_country

Used in connection with checkout.

session

_shopify_m

Used for managing customer privacy settings.

1y

_shopify_tm

Used for managing customer privacy settings.

30min

_shopify_tw

Used for managing customer privacy settings.

2w

_storefront_u

Used to facilitate updating customer account information.

1min

_tracking_consent

Tracking preferences.

1y

c

Used in connection with checkout.

1y

cart

Used in connection with shopping cart.

2w

cart_currency

Used in connection with shopping cart.

2w

cart_sig

Used in connection with checkout.

2w

cart_ts

Used in connection with checkout.

2w

cart_ver

Used in connection with shopping cart.

2w

checkout

Used in connection with checkout.

4w

checkout_token

Used in connection with checkout.

1y

dynamic_checkout_shown_on_cart

Used in connection with checkout.

30min

hide_shopify_pay_for_checkout

Used in connection with checkout.

session

keep_alive

Used in connection with buyer localization.

2w

master_device_id

Used in connection with merchant login.

2y

previous_step

Used in connection with checkout.

1y

remember_me

Used in connection with checkout.

1y

secure_customer_sig

Used in connection with customer login.

20y

shopify_pay

Used in connection with checkout.

1y

shopify_pay_redirect

Used in connection with checkout.

30 minutes, 3w or 1y depending on value

storefront_digest

Used in connection with customer login.

2y

tracked_start_checkout

Used in connection with checkout.

1y

Reporting and Analytics/ Ataskaitų teikimas ir analizė

Name

Function

Duration

_landing_page

Track landing pages.

2w

_orig_referrer

Track landing pages.

2w

_s

Shopify analytics.

30min

_shopify_d

Shopify analytics.

session

_shopify_s

Shopify analytics.

30min

_shopify_sa_p

Shopify analytics relating to marketing & referrals.

30min

_shopify_sa_t

Shopify analytics relating to marketing & referrals.

30min

_shopify_y

Shopify analytics.

1y

_y

Shopify analytics.

1y

_shopify_evids

Shopify analytics.

session

Cookies Necessary for the Functioning of the Sites/Svetainės veikimui būtini slapukai:

Third Party/Trečiosios šalys

Description/Paskirtis

Privacy Policy/Privatumo politika

Cloudflare

Shopify uses Cloudflare Network as a Service for edge routing.

https://www.cloudflare.com/privacypolicy/

Reporting & Analytics

Third Party/Trečiosios šalys

Description/Paskirtis

Privacy Policy/Privatumo politika

Facebook Pixel

We use Facebook Pixel to help measure how users interact with our websites.

https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to help measure how users interact with our websites.

https://policies.google.com/privacy

Google Tag Manager

We use Google Tag Manager to help manage analytics vendors.

https://policies.google.com/privacy

Hotjar

We use Hotjar to help measure how users interact with our websites.

https://www.hotjar.com/legal/policies/privacy

Advertising/Rinkodaros

Third Party/Trečiosios šalys

Description/Paskirtis

Privacy Policy/Privatumo politika

Facebook Custom Audiences

We use Facebook Custom Audiences to deliver targeted advertisements to individuals who visit our websites.

https://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Google

We use Google Ads to deliver targeted advertisements to individuals who visit our websites.

https://policies.google.com/privacy

Social Media & Content/ Socialinė žiniasklaida ir turinys

Third Party/Trečiosios šalys

Description/Paskirtis

Privacy Policy/Privatumo politika

Facebook Connect

We use Facebook Connect to allow visitors to our website to interact with and share content via Facebook’s social media platform.

https://www.facebook.com/policy.php

XIII. Contacts

If you have any questions about the processing of your personal data, any requests, or if you would like to give us feed-back, please contact:

UAB "Kormotech", company established and operating in accordance with laws of the Republic of Lithuania, legal entity code 304910453, registered office address Pažangos str. 2, LT-57237 Kėdainiai, Vilnius, Republic of Lithuania, phone number: +37060890201, email address: info@korme.lt

9. Final provisions

Privacy policy shall enter into force from 28th  of December, 2021. We shall have the right to change the Privacy policy, publishing such changes at the website www.korme.lt.