PRIVACY POLICY & COOKIES

The products offered on the Website are sold directly by MICHELLE CHOO DESIGN SASU (hereinafter referred to as "Michelle Choo”). MICHELLE CHOO DESIGN SASU is a company incorporated under French law, with registered office at 9 Bis Rue Jean Baptiste Pigalle, 75009 Paris, France, registered in the Companies' Register of Paris under no. 890109507 recognise the importance of maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and security of your personal data (“Personal Data”), and hereby inform you that any Personal Data which you provide to MICHELLE CHOO through our Website, will be processed in compliance with current European privacy laws (Regulation (EU) 2016/679 – “GPDR”) and with any specific local regulations applicable from time to time for the processing of data outside the European Union, together with the principles and general rules of conduct contained in the Code of Ethics adopted by MICHELLE CHOO DESIGN SASU. 

1. TYPE AND SOURCE OF DATA


BROWSING DATA


During their normal operation, the computer systems and software procedures used to operate our Website collect certain personal data (log files). The transmission of such data is inherent to the use of internet communication protocols. This information is not collected in order to be associated to specific data subjects. However, due to its nature, this information can allow users to be identified by means of their processing and integration with data held by third parties. Such information includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers you use to visit our Website, URIs (Uniform Resource Identifiers) of the resources requested, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical status code of the server reply (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters concerning the user's operating system and computer environment. This data is used with the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of our Website and to guarantee its correct operation.

COOKIES

 

Our Website uses cookies to ensure its efficient functioning and to improve our services. Cookies are small text files that are sent to your computer (usually to your browser) by the websites you visit. Cookies are stored in your computer to be recognised by those websites on your subsequent visits. For more information on cookies, on the types of cookies used on our Website, on how to disable them and on how you can revoke your consent, see our cookie policy.

Personal Data voluntarily provided by the data subject
MICHELLE CHOO collects and processes the Personal Data that you directly and voluntarily provide through our Website when you place online orders and/or register to our Website and/or subscribe to our newsletter and/or contact our Customer Service. MICHELLE CHOO also collects and processes the Personal Data that you may provide by filling in our Customer Card at our stores. These data include, for example, your first and last name, postal and e-mail address, phone number and date of birth.
Furthermore, when you voluntarily send an e-mail through our Website and/or to the addresses indicated in our Website, we collect your e-mail address so that we can reply to any request, as well as any additional Personal Data contained in your message.

2. PURPOSE OF THE PROCESSING


Your Personal Data may be processed based on the necessity for the provision of the services for the following purposes:

(a) to respond to all your requests and to manage your relationship with MICHELLE CHOO;
(b) to fulfil your online purchase orders and perform all management activities connected with it (including administrative management of the contract, delivery of goods, payment processing, management of any claims and litigation, and fraud prevention), and to comply with any applicable legal or regulatory obligations.

Furthermore, subject to your prior consent, your Personal Data may be included in the MICHELLE CHOO  customer data base, managed by the holding company MICHELLE CHOO DESIGN SASU., and processed together with the details of your purchases for the following purposes:

(c) profiling: to perform individual or group studies, surveys, statistical and/or market researches on your preferences with regards to our products, so that we can offer you a personalised service and promote cultural and recreational activities that may interest you;
(d) marketing: to contact you and/or send you (by post, telephone, e-mail and any other form of electronic communication) information and promotions, including commercial information, newsletters, advertising material, catalogues and invitations to events related to the MICHELLE CHOO products and services.

3. PROCESSING METHODS


Your Personal Data will be processed by suitable electronic or automated means and computerised tools, or manually and on hard copy, exclusively for the purposes for which they have been collected and guaranteeing the security and confidentiality of any processed information. Your Personal Data will be processed only by the MICHELLE CHOO's internal staff duly authorised to do so under their respective job duties. Your Personal Data may also be processed by third parties to the extent necessary and/or instrumental for the above purposes. These third parties will act on behalf of MICHELLE CHOO as data processors (e.g. service providers, carriers, IT technicians or any other suppliers appointed by MICHELLE CHOO to carry out and/or manage any promotional campaigns for MICHELLE CHOO’s products and services, etc.).

Please also note that if you consent to the processing of your Personal Data for the purposes referred to under letters (c) and (d) of paragraph 2 above, your data will be automatically visible to, and shared with, all MICHELLE CHOO online stores (inside and outside of the European Union), and MICHELLE CHOO will take all appropriate security and confidentially measures required by applicable legislation.

4. NATURE OF THE PROVISION OF PERSONAL DATA


The provision of your Personal Data is optional.
However, if you wish to make a purchase order for products offered on our Website, and/or receive information on MICHELLE CHOO’s products and services, and/or contact our Customer Service and/or use any other services offered by the MICHELLE CHOO, you need to fill in all mandatory fields of the relevant forms. The processing of your Personal Data for the purposes indicated at letters (c) and (d) of paragraph 2 above is subject to your prior express consent. If you withhold your consent, we may not be able to offer you a personalised service and inform you of any initiatives that may interest you and/or send you any other commercial information on products, initiatives and events of the MICHELLE CHOO.
You may withdraw your consent to the processing of your Personal Data by us at any time, by writing to MICHELLE CHOO, by sending an e-mail at info@michellechoo.com, or by using the “unsubscribe” link included in all of our commercial electronic communications, and/or by using any other appropriate procedures which may be made available to you.

5. TRANSFER AND DISCLOSURE OF DATA


Whenever necessary and/or instrumental to the above purposes, your Personal Data may be processed on behalf of MICHELLE CHOO by other entities acting as data processor, including:

​ - companies, consultants and firms providing advisory and/or consulting activities, or performing related services that are instrumental to data processing on behalf of MICHELLE CHOO.

As MICHELLE CHOO is part of an international network and uses global services your Personal Data may be transferred abroad in accordance with applicable legislation, including to countries outside the European Union where MICHELLE CHOO pursues its interests, by adopting all appropriate security measures and safeguards to ensure an appropriate level of data security.
Your Personal Data will not be used for third-party advertising purposes or for the promotion of products, services or initiatives by entities other than the MICHELLE CHOO, nor shall they be disclosed to unknown persons under any circumstances.

6. RETENTION PERIOD


Your personal data will be processed and stored for as long as required for the purposes for which they were collected, and in accordance with the storage periods provided for by the applicable laws, or until you revoke your consent to the processing, if applicable. After such period, your Personal Data will be automatically and permanently erased or made anonymous.

7. DATA CONTROLLERS


For the purpose of managing and executing your online purchase orders referred to at letter (b), of the paragraph 2 above the Data Controller is MICHELLE CHOO DESIGN SASU. Please contact the Data Controller by writing to MICHELLE CHOO office based in 9 Bis Rue Jean Baptiste Pigalle, 75009 Paris, France or sending an e-mail to info@michellechoo.com.

8. RIGHTS OF THE DATA SUBJECT


Please note that you may exercise the rights under Articles 15 to 21 GDPR, and specifically the right to request information as to whether your Personal Data is being processed and as to the characteristics of the processing, the right to rectification and erasure of your Personal Data, the right to object to the processing and/or the right to have those Personal Data transmitted to another controller.

9. CONTACTS


If you have any request on your Personal Data, on this Privacy Policy or on how you might exercise your rights, you may contact the Data Controller or the DPO free of charge at the contact details indicated at paragraph 7. MICHELLE CHOO reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time. The Privacy Policy currently in force is the one published on our Website.

 COOKIE INFORMATION: 

DEVICE INFORMATION

  • Examples of Personal Information collected: version of web browser, IP address, time zone, cookie information, what sites or products you view, search terms, and how you interact with the Site.

  • Purpose of collection: to load the Site accurately for you, and to perform analytics on Site usage to optimize our Site.

  • Source of collection: Collected automatically when you access our Site using cookies, log files, web beacons, tags, or pixels.

  • Disclosure for a business purpose: shared with WIX processor.

ORDER INFORMATION

  • Examples of Personal Information collected: name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers), email address, and phone number.

  • Purpose of collection: to provide products or services to you to fulfill our contract, to process your payment information, arrange for shipping, and provide you with invoices and/or order confirmations, communicate with you, screen our orders for potential risk or fraud, and when in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.

  • Source of collection.

  • Disclosure for a business purpose: shared with WIX processor.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT INFORMATION

  • Purpose of collection: to provide customer support.

MINORS

The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. We do not intentionally collect Personal Information from children. If you are the parent or guardian and believe your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us at the address below to request deletion.

Wix uses cookies for important reasons, such as:

  • To provide a great experience for visitors and customers.

  • To identify  registered members (users who registered to MICHELL CHOO website).

  • To monitor and analyze the performance, operation and effectiveness of Wix's platform.

  • To ensure our platform is secure and safe to use. 

Cookie Name - Purpose - Duration - Cookie Type

XSRF-TOKEN (Used for security reasons) - Session - Essential

hs (Used for security reasons) - Session - Essential

svSession (Used in connection with user login) - 2 years - Essential

SSR-caching (Used to indicate the system from which the site was rendered) - 1 minute - Essential

_wixCIDX (Used for system monitoring/debugging) - 3 months - Essential

_wix_browser_sess (Used for system monitoring/debugging) - Session - Essential

consent-policy (Used for cookie banner parameters) -12 months- Essential

smSession (Used to identify logged in site members) -Session - Essential

TS* (Used for security and anti-fraud reasons) -Session - Essential

bSession (Used for system effectiveness measurement - 30 minutes - Essential

fedops.logger.sessionId (Used for stability/effectiveness measurement) 12 months - Essential

wixLanguage (Used on multilingual websites to save user language preference) 12 months - Functional