Privacy Notice
Privacy:
By accessing, browsing or otherwise using this website you confirm that you have read and understood this Privacy Notice. Please ensure you have read it carefully, and particularly the section detailing your rights in relation to the personal information that we collect about you.

The Italian Shop is operated by Digital Media Projects, Contrada Rosa 68, 85044 Lauria PZ Italy.

We respect your right to privacy and are committed to maintaining it. We collect, store and process your personal information on the basis of legitimate interest, in order to provide the services you have asked for. When registering on our site to make a purchase, we ask for the following information in order to provide a sales invoice, deliver your order and keep you informed as to the status of your order:

Name
Address
Telephone number
Email address

Registering on the site creates an account that stores your purchase history with our shop. Your account can be accessed, viewed or deleted by you at any time.

Our payment system is handled by Paypal and we do not store any credit card information on our site.

We collect, store and process email addresses on the basis of consent when a visitor subscribes to our monthly newsletter. These email addresses are not used for any other purpose and subscribers can cancel their subscription at any time.

This site uses Matomo to analyze our website traffic. By using the IP addresses of our visitors, which are stored anonymously, we are able to monitor the number of times visitors come to the shop, their approximate geographical location, the type of device and browser they are using and the amount of time they spend on the pages they visit. This information helps us to understand how our visitors are using our site and improve the user experience. All data is removed after 12 months.

We use EUKhost to host our website securely.

We use Purechat to provide a live help service to our customers. During the course of a session, the visitor's name and email address is recorded. A transcript of the conversation is kept for future reference and assistance. These details can be deleted at a customer's request.

Cookies:
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.

Our site uses cookies to keep track of your shopping cart. We use cookies to identify you so we can retrieve your information so you don't have to re-enter it each time you visit our site. We also use cookies for our web analytics tool that helps us understand how visitors engage with our website. This tool collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of this site may not work as intended.

The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.

How to control cookies:
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish - for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

This site may contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.