This Privacy and Cookies Policy stipulates the terms of privacy protection of people using the “Tesco Groceries Home” service (also the “Groceries Home”), while the terms undefined and used here have the same meaning as those terms in the General Terms and Conditions of the “Tesco Groceries Home” service to which this Privacy and Cookies Policy refers.
I. Protection of Personal Data
Tesco Groceries Home
Following your Registration on the Website of the Service and pursuant to S 10 par. 3 subpar. B) of the Act no. 122/2013 Coll. On Protection of Personal Date (hereinafter refferd to as the „Personal Data Protection Act“), the company Tesco, as the Operator, is entitled to process your personal data givenj in your Account for whole period of your Account, and that for the following purpose:
Using the Tesco Groceries Home Service in accordance with its General Terms and Conditions
including registering in the Customer Database of the Tesco Groceries Home Service
Marketing Activities within the Tesco Groceries Home Service
By clicking on the relevant link of the Website, you grant your consent to the company Tesco, as Operator pursuant to provision of S. 11 of the Personal Data Protection Act to process your personal data given in your Account for whole period of your Account, and that for the following purpose:
Sending offers of goods and services provided by the company Tesco or its business partners
Carrying out marketing research
You give your consent to process your personal data in the „Marketing“ Information System for an indefinite period of time; however, you are entitled to withdraw your consent at anytime by sending a written notice to the address of the registered Office of the company Tesco. Pursuant to Personal Data Protection Act you have the right to object to use your personal data in the postal service for marketing activities.
Common Provisions on Protection of Personal Data
Common Provisions on Protection of Personal Data relate to personal data processed in the „Tesco Groceries Home Service“ Information System and in the „Marketing Activities within the Tesco Groceries Home Service“ Information System.
Providing your data is voluntary and the company Tesco, as the Operator, does not have any rights to collect them. You have the right to information, to copy and amend your personal data in the „Tesco Groceries Home Service“ Information System and in the „Marketing Activities within the Tesco Groceries Home Service“ Information System in the registered Office of the company Tesco or via the Helpline.
The protection of your personal data is governed by the provisions of the Personal Data Protection Act, while your rights are governed mainly by S. 28 of the Personal Data Protection Act, for example based on written application right to require the company Tesco, as Operator to submit a list of your processed personal data, confirmation wheter your personal data are processed or not, right to amend or dispose your processed personal data which are incorrect, incomplete and outdated.
Personal Data provided to the company Tesco through the Service must be true and in case of any change you are obliged to inform the company Terco immediately.
In case the data you provided are not up to date, after fulfilling the purpose or filing an objection or in case of termination or cancellation of your Account, your data will be discarded.
The company Tesco declares it processes your personal data in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act with the use of appropiate technical and organizational measures.
Hereinafter, the company Tesco declares it will use your personal data given in your Account for the above mentioned purposes only. Pursuant to Personal Data Protection Act, your personal data will be provided to other operators, third parties and intermediaries, i.e. subjects cooperating with the company Tesco on the Service, sucha s companies belonging to the Tesco Group, advertising agencies, IT companies, etc., while a cross-border transfer of your personal data may occur. Updated list of these subjects is as follows:
Direct Marketing, a.s., with its registered office Vlčie hrdlo 61, 821 07 Bratislava, Slovak Republic, Company ID No.: 31 377 793,
MADE BY VACULIK, s.r.o. with its registered office Búdková 28, 811 04 Bratislava - Staré Mesto, Slovak Republic, Company ID No.:35761814
Lion Teleservices SK, spol. s r.o., with its registered office Murgašova 2, 010 01 Žilina, Slovak Republic, Company ID No.: 36 386 723.
Elavon Financial Services Limited, with its registered office 2nd Floor, Block E, Cherrywood Science & Technology Park, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin, Ireland, Company ID No.: 418442, an organizational unit of Elavon Financial Services Limited, with its registered office Meridien House, 69-71 Clarendon Road, Watford WD17 1DS, Great Britain, registered in England and Wales, Company ID No.: FC027535,
CyberSource Limited, with its registered office Reading International Business Park, Basingstoke Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 6DH, Great Britain, registered in England and Wales, Company ID No.: 03425262,
Všeobecná úverová banka, a.s., with its registered office Mlynské nivy 1, 829 90 Bratislava, Slovak Republic, Company ID No.: 31 320 155,
NMS Market Research SR, with its registered office Dunajská 4, 811 08 Bratislava 1, Slovak Republic, Company ID No.: 36 750 484.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.
Persistent cookies - these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies - these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
Cookies used on the Website
A list of all the cookies used on the Website are classified by categories set out below developed by the International Chamber of Commerce UK and explains more about which cookies we use, why we use them, and the functionality you may lose if you decide to ban them on your device.
Please be reassured that we are continuously working on our Website, on improvements related to protection of privacy and cookies. By using the Website you express your consent with installation of these types of cookies into your device.
Categories of cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for.
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the Website. Without these cookies services you have asked for, like shopping baskets or e-billing, cannot be provided. For those types of cookies that are strictly necessary, no consent is required.
These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited.
These cookies collect information about how Customers use the Website, for instance which pages Customers go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a Customer. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Website works.
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your user experience.
These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customize. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Targeting or advertising cookies
These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests.
They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with our permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other subjects such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the given subject.
Behavioral advertising and online protection of privacy
A guide to behavioral advertising and online protection of privacy has been produced by the internet advertising industry which can be found at www.youronlinechoices.eu. The guide contains explanations of the Interactive Advertising Bureau organization’s self-regulatory scheme to allow you greater control of the advertising shown on your device.
Using browser settings to manage cookies
The Help bookmark on the menu bar of most browsers will inform you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. You can also disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.