2.1 What is the definition of personal data ?
Personal data refers to data about an individual who can be identified from either that particular data, or from that data and other information which Decathlon has or is likely to have access to. Commonly collected personal data of our customers typically include, amongst other things, names, addresses, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses, identification numbers, nationalities, dates of birth and credit card information. Personal data in Singapore is protected under the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (the “PDPA”) and its related subsidiary legislations.
2.2 How will Decathlon collect your Personal Data ?
Decathlon will collect your personal data in accordance with the PDPA. We will notify you of the purposes for which your personal data may be collected, used, disclosed and/or processed, as well as obtain your consent for the collection, use, disclosure and/or processing of your personal data for the intended purposes, unless an exception under the law permits us to collect and process your personal data without your consent.
We collect personal data directly from you and without limitation:
Such personal data will be used by us only for the specific purpose for which it was provided by you.
3.1 What will your Personal Data be used for ? What are the purposes of collection ?
Your personal data which we collect with your consent may be used, processed and/or disclosed for various purposes, depending on the circumstances for which we may/will need to process your data, including:
Decathlon will be entitled to use or disclose your personal data without your prior consent in certain situations, including, without limitation, the following:
3.2 Who will process your Personal Data?
As a general rule, Decathlon or Decathlon Group may process your personal data itself and will keep them confidential.
Decathlon will not share or disclose your personal data to any individuals or third party operators, except to service providers engaged by Decathlon to perform specific services on behalf of Decathlon and for the purposes mentioned in clause 3.1 above, including the following:
In such situations, the service providers are authorized to use your personal information only to perform the specific services entrusted by Decathlon. As part of our agreement with them, they are required to take all reasonable measures to ensure and maintain a high level of security of your personal data.
4.1 How will your personal data be protected ?
Decathlon takes every precaution and uses reasonable measures to protect your personal data. Decathlon has the necessary technical and organisational measures in place, to keep you personal data secure, and in particular, to prevent it from being disclosed to unauthorised third parties. For this purpose Decathlon takes all measures necessary to secure its computer systems.
Where personal information is entered on our Website, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. We strive to protect your personal data and are constantly reviewing and enhancing our security protocols to ensure that your personal data is not subject to unnecessary risks.
4.2 Will your Personal Data be transferred outside of Singapore ?
Primarily because we may outsource some of our data processing, your personal data may be transferred outside of Singapore for the purposes mentioned in Clause 3. As a result, Decathlon takes every measure to ensure that this transfer takes place within the relevant legal framework, namely that such third party who is the recipient of the information is subject to a law, binding corporate rules, or binding agreement, which provides an adequate level of protection as required by the PDPA. You hereby expressly consent to the transfer of your personal information outside of Singapore.
5.1 What are your rights ?
Decathlon undertakes to:
The time periods for which we keep your information may vary according to the use or purpose attached to the information. Decathlon will however not retain your personal data longer than the period for which it is originally required for, unless we are required by law to do so, or you consent to us retaining such information for a longer period.
5.2 How to access and/or correct your Personal Data – or to Opt out ?
You have a right to access, update or remove the personal data collected and stored by Decathlon or to limit their processing and use. You may as well request to correct any error or omission in your Personal Data.
If you wish to do so, Decathlon offers you different ways:
If you use an email or a letter to submit your request, we thank you to mention at the subject header that it is a PDPA request in order to allow us to pass your request in a efficient manner to our Data Protection officer.
6.1 What are cookies ?
Analytics firms are able to consult these cookies the next time you visit, to
recognise repeat users, facilitate the user’s ongoing access to, and use of, the
Website and track usage behaviour so as to make your browsing smoother.
For the sake of transparency, the following paragraphs are intended to give you a complete overview of the cookies used by Decathlon and to offer you a solution to allow you to make the right choice. Please note that sharing the use of your computer with others may change the personalised nature of the way cookies operate.
6.2 What Cookies are used by the Website ?
The Website integrates the use of the following cookies:
- cookies to record the language preferences of the User or other preferences necessary to provide the service requested, and
- flash cookies containing elements strictly necessary for a User’s media player (audio or video) to function optimally, corresponding to content requested by the User.
6.4 How can you exercise your options concerning cookies ?
You may also choose to deactivate or delete similar cookies used by your browser’s accessory software, such as Flash cookies, by changing the parameters of the software in question, or by visiting the website of the software’s publisher.
Your choice depending on your browser:
For Internet ExplorerTM: Open the Tools menu, then select Internet Options; click on the Confidentiality tab, then on the Advanced tab, and choose the desired level, or follow this link: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
For ChromeTM: open the Settings menu (spanner logo), then select Options; click on Advanced Options, then in the Privacy section click on Content Settings and choose the desired options, or follow this link: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&hlrm=en
For SafariTM: choose Safari > Preferences then click on Security; in the Accept Cookies section choose the desired options or follow this link: https://support.apple.com/?path=Safari/3.0/fr/9277.html
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