Last updated: March 2019
Protecting your privacy is a core part of the Sweet Tech mission. Therefore, we have throughout the product development of “Handy™” (the ultimate Handjob Machine for Men) built in safety and data protection by default.
means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (“data subject”); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly. Examples of personal data includes name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier such as IP address, or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.
“special categories of personal data”
means personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, or trade union membership, and the processing of genetic data, biometric data for the purpose of uniquely identifying a natural person, data concerning health or data concerning a natural person’s sex life or sexual orientation
Means the natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.
means a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes personal data on behalf of the controller;
Here is a summary of our commitment to secure your Personal Data. Please read the full Privacy Statement.
- Sweet Tech is the Controller; we determine the purposes and means of the processing of personal data for our customers.
- You can request Sweet Tech to provide access to, to rectify and to delete your Personal Data at any time.
1. What kind of data do we collect and why
1.1 Purchase of Handy™
When you purchase Handy™ from our Website, we collect:
- your name, email address, phone number, billing and shipping address, and payment card information that you provide us through our web site.
We use this information to process your transaction, deliver your order, accounting purposes, and register your Handy™ for warranty purposes.
The processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party, therefore the processing is legal according to GDPR art. 6 b.
1.2 Our Website uses “cookies”
Our Website uses, processes, stores and analyzes information obtained from your browser with “cookies”.
A “cookie” is a piece of data sent from an online site that is visited and stored locally in your browser. The purpose of cookies is to maintain data related to user preferences and account settings, as well as to evaluate and compile statistics about user activity. Most browsers accept “cookies” as default. You may decline your use at any time by making changes to the browser settings to not accept cookies. However, note that some parts of the Service may not work properly if cookies are removed. Please find our list of cookies we use:
These cookies contain information about the cart as a whole and helps us know when the cart data changes
A unique code for each customer to identify the corresponding cart data.
To improve the presentation of web content we use 3 technicians cookies. These cookies contain runtime information about the viewport and screen resolution, these data are used on any page refresh to calculate the correct Adaptive Images. No personal information are stored within these cookies. Please refer to:
We measure web-site usage with these Google Analytics cookies. Please refer to:
Used to distinguish users.
Used to distinguish users.
Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>
Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.
Contains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and Google Ads accounts, Google Ads website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out.
You may refuse or accept Cookies from the Site or any other website at any time by activating settings on your browser. Most browsers automatically accept Cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline Cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline Cookies, you may not be able to sign in or use other interactive features of our Site that depend on Cookies. Information about the procedure to follow in order to enable or disable Cookies can be found at:
For more information about other commonly used browsers, please refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Please be aware that if Cookies are disabled, not all features of the Site may operate as intended.
Any complaints must be processed in accordance with our General Terms and Conditions. We will need the following personal data in order to process your complaint regarding faults and/or defects on Handy™:
- Name, email address, phone number, residential address, serial number, the date and proof of purchase
To protect your privacy, please do not include personal identifiable information including photographic or video images as relevant proof.
The processing is necessary for the performance of technical maintenance a contract to which you are a party, therefore the processing is legal according to GDPR art. 6 b.
We would love to stay in touch so we can tell you all about the future functions and add-ons we have in the pipeline. You can sign up for our newsletter on our website to subscribe to our news, information and marketing regarding our products.
In accordance with GDPR art. 6 a we will only send you newsletters based on your consent.
You can at any time opt out of receiving our newsletters by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each email message, or by contacting us at email@example.com.
Please be aware that subsequent withdrawn consent will not affect the lawfulness of the processing based on the consent prior its withdrawal.
1.5 Contact us
If you contact us we may need to process information that identifies you such as your name, email address and country of residence etc. in order to answer your question or respond to your request, comment or complaint. We may retain this information to assist you in the future and to improve our customer service. We also use your personal data to establish and manage our relationship with you and provide quality service.
We are considered to have a legitimate interest to process your personal data whenever you contact us as the processing is necessary to manage our relationship with you and to improve our services in accordance to GDPR art. 6 f. Since the communication is solely based on your initiative, the processing will be in your interest as well as ours.
2. Legal basis for the processing
We will only process personal data for:
- The purposes set out in this Privacy Notice, as described above
- In order to comply with legal requirements such as accounting rules and mandatory disclosures to law enforcement in accordance with GDPR art. 6 no. 1 c and
- The processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims or whenever courts are acting in their judicial capacity, as set out in GDPR art. 9 f.
3. Where we process your data/third parties
The following are the limited situations where we may share personal data:
3.1 Service providers
We use service providers to administer certain functions. This includes, but under certain circumstances, not limited to payment processing, shipping, marketing campaigns, and managing and analyzing data and our advertising effectiveness. Our service providers are given only the information they need to perform their designated functions and are not authorized to use or disclose personal data for their own marketing or other purposes. Any data processor that processes personal data on Sweet Tech’s behalf, will be bound by data processing agreements in accordance with GDPR and which provide sufficient guarantees to implement the appropriate technical and organisational measures.
The current list of service providers:
- Google Analytics
3.2 Business transactions
Personal data may also be provided to third parties in connection with a business transaction, including a prospective or completed merger, acquisition or stock sale (including transfers made as part of insolvency or bankruptcy proceedings). Any change of corporate control or disclosure for the purpose of determining whether to proceed or continue with such transaction or business relationship will be securely protected by non-disclosure agreements.
3.3 Transfer of personal data
We, and the service providers and data processors with whom we share your information (as set out above), may transfer to and store the information we collect about you in countries other than the country in which the information was originally collected, including the United States and other destinations outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”), in accordance with applicable law.
In the event that personal data is transferred to the U.S. or another foreign jurisdiction, it will be subject to the laws of that jurisdiction and may be disclosed to or accessed by the courts, law enforcement and governmental authorities in accordance with those laws.
By submitting your information to us and using our website, you acknowledge this transfer, storing and processing of your personal data.
4. Safety measures
The protection of your personal data is a high priority for us. Our security measures include physical, technical and administrative measures. Everyone at Sweet Tech who handles personal data has received training and guidance on how to handle personal data safely. We adopt industry standard software and guidelines to protect your personal data and other confidential information.
All communication between users and Sweet Tech’s servers is secured with HTTPS.This is our guarantee that the processing of personal data is in line with legal requirements and with the highest level of security. Please note that HTTP access is not blocked.
5. Your rights as a data subject
Subject to applicable law, you may have certain rights with respect to our processing of your personal data.
We will provide you with the right to have access to a copy of, rectify, correct and update the personal data that we have about you in accordance with GDPR chapter 3. You may also have the right to restrict processing or have your data deleted. If our processing is based on your consent, you may also withdraw any consents you have given at any time. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, please let us know if you consider that our processing of your personal data infringes applicable law.
You may lodge a complaint with a competent supervisory or regulatory authority, which may be the authority in your jurisdiction of residence or work. However, we encourage you to always contact Sweet Tech first.
6. How long we store personal data about you
We will not to store personal data for longer than needed or instructed by you. We will however retain and use your information as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
8. Contact information
Sweet Tech AS, organisation number: 920 411 029
Sweet Tech AS
c/o Solstad Gruppen