Effective Date: 13.02.2012

Amway - Website Visitors Privacy Statement (Europe)

This Website Visitors Privacy Statement describes how Amway GmbH, and certain Amway affiliates, including Amway in Latvia (together “Amway”) use personal data collected or received from visitors (“Visitors”) of this website (the “Website”). It describes how we may collect or receive your personal data, the types of personal data we may collect, how we use, share and protect these data, your rights, and how you can contact us about our privacy practices.

For further information on how we may collect and use personal data of persons other than Website Visitors, please read our ABO/Member Privacy Policy, if you are an Amway Business Owner (“ABO”) or Member (which includes information about how we may use your personal data when you are logged in on the Website as an ABO or Member); or

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How We May Collect or Receive Personal Data from You
The Types of Personal Data We May Collect
How We Use the Personal Data We Collect
How We May Share Personal Data
International Data Transfers
How We Protect Personal Data
Links to Other Websites
Updates to the Website Visitors Privacy Statement
Your Rights
How to Contact Us

How We May Collect or Receive Personal Data from You

Amway may collect or receive your personal data from you through your use of the Website in various ways.

You may choose to submit your personal data and other information to us through various communication channels provided on the “Contact Us” webpage of the Website, for example, Amway e-mail addresses, telephone numbers or online forms.

We may use cookies or similar technologies that collect certain Website usage information when you access, view and use the Website. A cookie is a data file placed on a computer or mobile device when it is used to visit websites. Cookies may be used for many purposes, including to track user preferences and web pages visited while using websites. You may disable cookies in your browser’s settings (e.g., under the “Preferences” or “Internet Options” features of your browser). Note, however, that some features of the Website may not function properly if you disable the use of cookies.

The Types of Personal Data We May Collect

Through the communications channels made available on the Website’s “Contact Us” webpage, we may collect your contact details, such as your name, email address, address, telephone number and fax number. You may also voluntarily provide other data that is related to you in connection with your inquiries or comments. We encourage you, however, to provide no more personal data relating to you than is necessary in order for us to provide an appropriate response to your inquiries or comments. In particular, please do not provide any personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade-union membership, or data concerning health or sex life.

How We Use the Personal Data We Collect

We use your personal data to (i) address your comments or inquiries; (ii) improve the Website, including to enhance user experience and (iii) diagnose problems with our servers.

How We May Share Personal Data

Amway does not sell, rent or trade your personal data. Amway may share your personal data only with:

  • Entities within the Amway group to whom it is reasonably necessary or desirable for Amway to disclose personal data;
  • Third party service providers that are used to maintain the Website. These third party service providers are not permitted to use your personal data for their own purposes; and
  • Government authorities or other third parties, if required by law or reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property and safety of others or ourselves.

International Data Transfers

We may transfer the personal data we collect about you to countries other than the country in which the data were originally collected. The laws of those countries may not have the same level of data protection as the country in which you initially provided the data. When we transfer your personal data to other countries, we will protect that data as described in this Privacy Statement and in accordance with applicable law.

How We Protect Personal Data

We maintain appropriate technical and organizational security safeguards designed to protect the personal data you provide against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use.

Links to Other Websites

The Website may contain links to websites maintained by third parties, whose information and privacy practices are different than ours. We are not responsible or liable for the information or privacy practices employed by such third parties. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of all third party websites before using such websites or submitting any personal data or any other information on or through such websites.

Updates to the Website Privacy Statement

Amway reserves the right to change this Website Visitors Privacy Statement at any time. If we change this Website Visitors Privacy Statement we will update the effective date and such changes will be effective upon posting. We encourage you to review the Website Visitors Privacy Statement regularly.

Your Rights

Your rights under applicable law may include access to the personal data we process about you, the right to have such personal data corrected, erased or blocked, and the right to object to certain data processing activities. To exercise these rights, you should make a written request using our contact details set out below.

How to Contact Us

If you have any comments or inquiries about this Website Visitors Privacy Statement, if you would like to update information we have about you, or to exercise your rights, you may contact us by e-mail at amway_pl@amway.com.  You may also write to:
Amway Polska Sp. z o.o.
ul. PuĊ‚awska 366a
02-819 Warszawa