Privacy & Cookie

Privacy & Cookie Policy

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What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality. For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies…

How We Use Cookies
We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users. From time to time we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you with interesting insights, helpful tools, or to understand our user base more accurately.

These surveys may use cookies to remember who has already taken part in a survey or to provide you with accurate results after you change pages. When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence. In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it.In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences. Third Party Cookies In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties.

The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site. This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience.These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways.For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Google+, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.

Privacy Policy

1. Optional or compulsory communication of personal data
2. Your rights
3. Contact
4. A summary of our privacy policy
5. How and why we process your personal data
6. Security measures
7. Jurisdiction

Welcome to Borgo delle Tovaglie online store (later “Onlinestore”). Please read our Privacy Policy carefully. It applies each time you visit our site, surf through our pages or use our services, regardless of whether you purchase any products.

We also invite you to read the Site General Terms and Conditions of Sales, because they also contain important indications about privacy and the security of this web site.

Notice pursuant to art. 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 – integration of notices published on www.Borgo delle

The data controller of the information collected through this website is Borgo delle Tovaglie Srl (hereinafter “Borgo delle Tovaglie”), with registered office in Italy at Via Farini, 10 – 40124 Bologna, business register number, tax code and VAT number 04316250374, fully paid share capital of EUR 50.000,00.
Borgo delle Tovaglie independently establishes the purposes and methods of data processing and the implementation of security procedures to guarantee the privacy, integrity and availability of such data.
Borgo delle Tovaglie may modify or simply update the Onlinestore Privacy Policy, in part or completely, even owing to variations of the laws and regulations that govern this matter and protect your rights. Such variations and updates of the Privacy Policy will be binding as soon as published on the web site, we therefore invite you to visit this section often to read the most recent and updated version of this Privacy Policy.

If you wish to receive more information about how Borgo delle Tovaglie processes your personal data, please write to

1. Optional or compulsory communication of personal data
Communicating your personal data to Borgo delle Tovaglie when requested in any of the many instances where personal data is collected through the Onlinestore may be essential in order to achieve the purposes set down by the communication itself, or not prejudicial in this regard.
The compulsory nature of the data provision is specified by marking compulsory information with an asterisk (*).
If you won’t communicate the information marked as compulsory, it will be impossible to achieve the main purpose of the specific data collection: such a refusal might, for example, make it impossible for Borgo delle Tovaglie to fulfill the product sale agreement or provide the other services available on the Onlinestore. Communicating additional data to Borgo delle Tovaglie, other than those marked as compulsory, is optional and will not produce any consequences with regard to the main purposes of the collection.

2. Your rights
You are entitled, at any time:
– to obtain confirmation from Borgo delle Tovaglie that your personal data is or is not being processed, even if not yet registered.
– to obtain information from Borgo delle Tovaglie about the purposes and methods of data processing that apply to your personal data.
– to request update, correction, integration or cancelltion of your personal data;
You do, in any case, have the right to totally or partially oppose:
a) processing of your personal data, for valid reasons, even if pertinent to the purpose of collection;
b) processing of your personal data for the purposes of advertisement or direct marketing mailings, or if used for the purposes of market surveys or commercial communications.
You may freely exercise your rights at any time by sending a written request to and we will promptly reply.
To ensure that your personal data is always exact, up to date, pertinent and complete, please advise us of any variations by writing to
Art. 130, paragraph 4, Legislative Decree 196/2003

We wish to inform you that the law regulating protection of personal data permits Borgo delle Tovaglie – without any obligation to obtain your prior consent – to use your data for direct selling activities involving products similar to those you have already purchased, unless you refuse to allow such use of the e-mail address you communicate to us.
To find out your rights and be informed on the legislation on the protection of individuals regarding the processing of personal information, please visit the website of the Garante for the protection of personal data at

3. Contact & Updates
You may at any time exercise your rights with a written request to, to which we will reply promptly.
To ensure that your personal data is always accurate, current, relevant and complete, please advise us of any changes occurring at

4. A summary of our privacy policy
The principles on which our privacy policy is based are listed below:
1.    process data exclusively for the purposes and according to the methods illustrated in the notice presented to users at the time of its collection;
2.    use data for other purposes, with respect to those specified at the time of collection, only where the user has expressed its express consent to such use;
3.    make data available to third party companies only for purposes that are strictly necessary to provide the requested service(s) and only where monitored by a data supervisor; not communicate, cede or transfer data to third parties for purposes exclusive to the third party unless the users have received prior warning and have granted their consent;
4.    answer all requests for cancellation, variation and integration of personal data, opposition to data processing for the purpose of sending commercial information and advertising;
5.    ensure that data processing is conducted fairly and legally, protecting user privacy and implementing appropriate measures for security and protection of the privacy, integrity and availability of the data provided by users.

5. How and why we process your personal data
Personal data processing is conducted primarily by means of information systems and electronic devices by Borgo delle Tovaglie and other parties who, selected with care for their reliability and competence, conduct operations that are essential in order to achieve the purposes strictly related to the use of the web site, its services and sale of products via the web site.

The specific purposes for which your personal data is processed are summarized each time you communicate your personal data, in the notice presented in compliance with art. 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003. In general, data is processed in order to provide the following services available to those who visit our site:
1.    registration on the site, to enjoy the services we offer;
2.    subscription to additional specific services, such as our newsletter;
3.    payments, including anti-fraud checks for credit card payments;
4.    evasion of orders and related activities;
5.    handling of your requests: be they technical, commercial, concerning progress reports on your orders and generally speaking all information requests;
6.    contacting the managers of our services;
Your personal data will be communicated to third parties only with your express consent, except for the cases when the law established that your consent is not required: for example if this is necessary to comply with the provisions of the law or whenever this is necessary to fulfil the contractual obligations it may have entered into with you (for example, when you have bought products or have requested specific services through our web site).
Borgo delle Tovaglie reserves the right to eliminate Borgo delle Tovaglie accounts and all related data if illicit contents is discovered that is harmful to the image of Borgo delle Tovaglie and/or its products or those of third parties or, in any case, may be considered offensive, may be seen to promote illegal or libellous activities, includes pornographic material, incite to violence, or promote discrimination based on race, gender, religion or sexual preferences.

6. Security measures
We adopt security measures that are adequate to reduce the risks of destruction or loss of data – even if accidental – to a minimum, to impede unauthorised access, illicit types of processing and processing that is not in accordance with the purposes of collection as indicated in our Privacy Policy.
However, Borgo delle Tovaglie cannot guarantee its users that the security measures adopted to protect the site, data transmission and information on the site, limit or exclude any risk whatsoever of unauthorised access or dispersion of data via user devices: we advise you to ensure that your computer is equipped with appropriate software to protect data transmission on the network, both incoming and outgoing (such as up to date antivirus systems) and that your Internet service provider has also adopted adequate security measures to protect network data transmission (such as a firewall and antispamming filters).

7. Jurisdiction
This Privacy Policy is regulated by Italian law and, in particular, by the code governing protection of personal data (Legislative Decree no. 196 dated 30 June 2003), which regulates treatment of personal data – including data stored abroad – effected by anyone who resides or has a business office in Italy.
The code guarantees that the processing of personal data must be conducted in accordance with the fundamental rights and liberties as well as the dignity of the person, with particular reference to confidentiality, personal identity and the right to protection of personal data.