What we collect
We may collect the following:
- your name
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
For a list of cookies we collect please see List of cookies we collect section.
What we do with information we gather
We need this information to provide you with a better service, in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- To improve our products and services.
- Using the email address you provided, we may periodically send promotional mails about new products, special offers or other information we think you may find interesting.
- We may, from time to time, contact you for market research purposes. We would contact you by email, phone or "snail mail". We may use information you give us to better customise our website.
We are committed to ensure your information is secure. We have put in place physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure your information to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure.
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 tailors operations to your needs by remembering information about your preferences.
Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites. Once you have clicked on one of these links, you leave our website. Other websites are not goverened by our privacy statement and leaving our website loses you the protection of our website. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will not sell, distribute or lease your information to third parties unless we have your permission to do so or are required by law.
If you believe any information we are holding is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email to Meinl Internet Commerce GmbH Julius Meinl Gasse 3 1160 Vienna Austria, Europe Contact Us +43 1 488 60 0.
This table lists cookies we may collect and what information they store.
|COOKIE name||COOKIE Description|
|CART||Connection to your shopping cart.|
|CATEGORY_INFO||Stores category information on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.|
|COMPARE||The items you have in the Compare Products list.|
|CURRENCY||The currency you use.|
|CUSTOMER||Encrypted version of your customer id.|
|CUSTOMER_AUTH||Indicates if you are currently logged in to the store.|
|CUSTOMER_INFO||Encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.|
|CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS||Stores the Customer Segment ID|
|EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE||A flag indicating if caching is disabled or not.|
|FRONTEND||Your sesssion ID on the server.|
|GUEST-VIEW||Allows guests to edit their orders.|
|LAST_CATEGORY||The last category you visited.|
|LAST_PRODUCT||The most recent product you viewed.|
|NEWMESSAGE||Indicates whether a new message has been received.|
|NO_CACHE||Indicates whether you can use a cache.|
|PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART||A link to information about your cart and viewing history.|
|POLL||The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.|
|POLLN||Information on what polls you have voted in.|
|RECENTLYCOMPARED||Items you have recently compared.|
|STF||Information on products you have emailed to friends.|
|STORE||The store or language you have selected.|
|USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE||Indicates whether a customer has enabled cookies.|
|VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS||The products you have recently viewed.|
|WISHLIST||Encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.|
|WISHLIST_CNT||The number of items in your Wishlist.|