Privacy policy

Privacy Policy

Foodness (“Us” or “We”) provides the website https://foodness.nl/ (the “Website”) to you, the user.
Collection of your Personal Data

1.a. When using Foodness you have made the choice to interact with Foodness in ways that requires to gather personally identifying information i.e. Personal data. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for our pinboard to provide a username and email address.
If you engage in transactions in whatever form with us or others using Foodness you are asked to provide additional information, including the personal and economic information required to process those transactions.
1.b. The Personal Data are collected, used and processed electronically and will be handled in strict confidence according to the legal provisions unless you expressly consent to other uses.
1.c. In each case, we collect, process and use such information only to the extent necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of your interaction with us. We do not disclose Personal Data except as described below. You can always refuse to supply Personal Data, with the warning that it may prevent you from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Other and additional Information and Statistics
2.a. Like most website operators, we collect non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor (“General Information”).
Our purpose in collecting General Information is to better understand how the visitors of Foodness use the Website. From time to time, we may publish a report on trends in the usage of the Website.
2.b. We may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to the Website. For instance, we may study the most popular categories. Without disclosing Personal Data other than described below we may display the information publicly or provide it to others.
2.c. We also collect potentially Personal Data like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. We protect potentially Personal Data in the same way we protect Personal Data.

Personal Data Protection
3.a. We disclose Personal Data only to those of our employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that need to know that information in order to process it on our behalf or to provide services available at the Website, that have agreed not to disclose it to others.
Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using the Website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.
3.b. We may be required for prescribed statutory provisions or other legal reasons to disclose Personal Data.
3.c. We shall be entitled to collect, use and adapt your master and connection data for the purpose of identifying, delimiting and removing malfunctions and errors in the telecommunication systems. If the requirements are met, we may collect, use and adapt the master and connection data that are necessary to uncover any unlawful use of the telecommunication systems and services.
In accordance with prevailing legal provisions, we may provide information to criminal prosecution authorities and courts for prosecution purposes. Upon your inquiry, we shall provide you with the information on the stored Data relating to your person.
3.d. When sending us an inquiry, we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your inquiry or to help us support other users.
3.e. You should also be aware that if you submit information to “commentboxes”, “message forms” or “message boards” such information becomes public information, meaning that you lose any privacy rights you might have with regards to that information. Such disclosures may also increase your chances of receiving unwanted communications.
3.f. If you grant us access to any external address book data (email contacts, etc.), we will use the access only for the described feature (looking up friends, etc.), and will neither store nor repurpose any data retrieved from your external address book.
3.g. We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of Personal Data. Apart from the above mentioned, we will not pass on your Personal Data without your explicit prior consent.

Foodness Newsletter
4. If you have explicitly ordered our newsletter, we may occasionally send you an email to tell you about the latest activities concerning Reequest and keep you up to date with what’s going on with Reequest and corresponding activities. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and free of charge by using the link in the newsletter.

Communication through the Foodness Account
5.a. As part of the service, you may communicate with us through use of contact in the About section. Communication with other users is done by using the commentboxes or private messages.
5.b. You can import contacts from your email account address book to invite them to Foodness.nl. We collect, but do not store, the username and password for the email account you wish to import your contacts from and will use it for that purpose only.

Links to other Sites
6. This Privacy Policy only applies to information collected by us. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or employees that we do not manage.
The Website contains links to third party websites. Any information you provide to or that is collected by third-party websites are subject to the privacy policies of those websites.
We encourage you to read such privacy policies of any third-party websites you visit. It is the sole responsibility of such third parties to adhere to any applicable restrictions on the disclosure of your Personal Data. We and our affiliates shall not be liable for wrongful use or disclosure of your Personal Data by any third party.

Cookies and Google Analytics
7.a. A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on your computer, and that your browser provides to the website each time you return. We use cookies to help us identify and track visitors, their usage of our Website, and their Website access preferences. If you do not wish to have cookies placed on your computer, you should set your browser to refuse cookies before using our Website, with the drawback that certain features of our Website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.
7.b. We use Google Analytics, a service for the marketing analysis of this Website, provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transferred to and stored by a Google Server in the United States of America. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the Website, to prepare reports about the Website activities for the Website operators and to provide further services connected to the use of Websites and the use of the Internet. Google may transfer this information to third parties, if legally obliged to do so or if third parties process these data on behalf of Google.

Facebook Connect and Plugins
8.a. Our Website integrates links that allow direct access (the “Plugins”) to the social network www.facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA („Facebook“). You can identify the Facebook Plugins by the Facebook-Logo or the Like-Button.
You can log in to our Website using Facebook Connect by clicking on the button “Connect with Facebook”. This will activate the Facebook Plugin, which will set up a direct connection between your browser and Facebook. This service will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your name, email address, and picture to pre-populate your profile. Facebook Connect gives you the option to post information about your activities on this Website to your profile page to share with others within your network. We might also use your address list to let you invite your friends more easily.
8.b. However all the above described, we cannot review, which data is transferred during this direct connection to Facebook or how Facebook uses this data. The information, which webpages of us you have visited, will be transmitted. If you have logged on to Facebook, this information will be connected to your Facebook Account and can be associated with your person. The same applies, if you click on the Like-Button and if you make comments. You can avoid the data transfer to Facebook by not clicking on the Facebook Button. You can receive additional information concerning the further use and storage of your Personal Data by Facebook Inc. at: http://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.php.

Data Protection
9.We explicitly notify you, that data protection and data privacy during data transfer via open networks such as the Internet cannot be completely guaranteed under the current state of technology. You understand and acknowledge that the provider can view, in technical terms, the pages stored on the web server and, perhaps, other data stored on such server at any time.

Privacy Policy Changes
10. Although most changes are likely to be minor, we may change our Privacy Policy from time to time, and in our sole discretion. If we do so, we’ll notify you by posting the changed policy on the Website or by emailing you of the nature of the modifications along with a link to the modified document so that you can review it.

Review and Access
11. Upon your inquiry, we will provide you with a summary of the information we collect about you. You will have the opportunity to correct, update, modify or delete this information by sending an e-mail to info@reequest.com. Please note that some information may remain in our records after deletion of your account.

Contact information
12. Except as explicitly noted on this site, the services available through this site are offered by Foodness, located at Hannie Dankbaarpassage 14, 1053 RT Amsterdam. If you notice that any user is violating these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@foodness.nl.

13. Voor het beschikbaar maken van de supermarktkoppeling met de recepten op deze website worden jouw persoonsgegevens verwerkt. Dit gebeurt in samenwerking met Food Influencers United. Voor deze samenwerking kwalificeren wij als gezamenlijke verwerkingsverantwoordelijken en hebben wij afspraken gemaakt. Dit betekent onder andere dat je een Foodness.nl-redactielid kan benaderen voor vragen hieromtrent en dat wij ervoor zorgen dat jouw persoonsgegevens rechtmatig worden verwerkt. Meer weten over deze regeling? Neem dan contact op via info@foodness.nl.