Privacy is a matter of utmost importance. We acknowledge that data privacy is a significant concern in today’s world, and we want to ensure that your interaction with us is enjoyable while also assuring you that we highly value and protect your Personal Data.

In this document, you will find a comprehensive overview of how we process your Personal Data, the purposes for which we process it, and the benefits you receive as a result. Additionally, we outline your rights regarding your Personal Data and provide information on how you can contact us.

1. Updates to this Privacy Notice

As the business landscape and technology continue to evolve, it may become necessary for us to modify this Privacy Notice. We strongly encourage you to regularly review this document to ensure that you are kept informed about how GDSK utilizes your Personal Data.

2. Aged under 13?

If you are below the age of 13, we kindly request that you wait until you are older to interact with us. Alternatively, you may seek the assistance of a parent or guardian to contact us. Without their consent, we are unable to collect and utilize your Personal Data.

Furthermore, we do not knowingly solicit or collect personal data from individuals under the age of 18 for the explicit purpose of marketing communications.

3. What data do we collect?

We collect Personal Data that you provide to us, such as when you create an account, make a purchase, log in to our websites, contact us, provide feedback, fill out a form, send us an email, call us, share content on a GDSK site, or publicly share information about GDSK on social media.

Additionally, we generate data, such as when you make a purchase, and automatically collect data when you access our websites or apps, including but not limited to your IP address, device ID, browser information, and your interactions with GDSK sites before or after creating a GDSK account. For more information on these technologies, please refer to our Cookies notice.

Data obtained from reputable sources, including GDSK promotional partners, publicly available sources, data derived from your engagement with our advertising, or Personal Data that forms part of your social network profile and has been willingly shared with us.

4. Why do we process your Personal Data?

The purpose of processing your Personal Data is to engage in communication with you, fulfill your purchase orders, address your inquiries, and provide you with information regarding GDSK and our products. Additionally, we process your Personal Data to ensure compliance with legal obligations, facilitate the sale or transfer of relevant aspects of our business, manage our systems and finances, conduct investigations, and exercise legal rights. By consolidating your Personal Data from various sources, we aim to enhance and personalize your interaction with us.

5. Who can access your Personal Data and why?

We impose limitations on the disclosure of your Personal Data to third parties. However, there are certain instances where it is necessary to disclose your Personal Data, primarily to the following recipients:

  • Companies within the Gobel Group, where such disclosure is required for our legitimate interests or with your explicit consent;
  • Third-party service providers engaged by us to administer GDSK websites, applications, and services (e.g. features, programs, and promotions) available to you, subject to appropriate safeguards;
  • Credit reporting agencies/debt collectors, where permitted by law and if we need to verify your creditworthiness (e.g. if you choose to order with invoice) or collect outstanding invoices; and
  • Relevant public agencies and authorities, if required to do so by law or a legitimate business interest.

6. Data security and retention

We employ a range of measures to maintain the confidentiality and security of your Personal Data. These measures include limiting access to your Personal Data on a need-to-know basis and adhering to appropriate security standards to safeguard your data.

We take all necessary steps to ensure that your Personal Data is processed only for the minimum period necessary. This includes using your data for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Notice, any additional purposes communicated to you during the collection of the relevant Personal Data or the commencement of the relevant processing, and as required or permitted by applicable law. After this period, we will securely destroy or delete your Personal Data.

7. Contact us

For further information about our Privacy Policy or practices, or to access or correct your personal information, or make a complaint, please contact us