Panini Privacy Policy

This web site is controlled and maintained by Panini America Inc. (PANINI), 5325 FAA Blvd, Suite 100 Irving, TX 75061. Our direct phone number is 817.983.0300.

At Panini America, Inc., we care most about making the best products for you, our customer. As a valued consumer, you deserve to know what information we obtain about you from our web sites and what we do with that information. With that in mind, Panini America, Inc. is committed to protecting you and your family's privacy on our web sites. It is the intention of Panini America, Inc. to be in compliance with COPPA (the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act), If you would like to know more about COPPA, please visit the Federal Trade Commission's Website:

http://www.ftc.gov/privacy/privacyinitiatives/childrens_educ.html

OR

http://www.ftc.gov/kidzprivacy.

COPPA
It is the intention of PANINI to be in compliance with COPPA (the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act) and have developed our privacy practices in compliance with these requirements and make every effort to comply with the guidelines established.

For questions or concerns about your child’s privacy, please use the contact information below and reference that you have a COPPA concern.

COPPA Concerns
Panini America, Inc.
5325 FAA Blvd, Suite 100
Irving, TX 75061
Phone: 817.983.0203
coppa@paniniamerica.net

Parents can review the information that we have collected from their children online, prevent the further use or maintenance of such information, or direct the deletion of their children’s personal information by:

  • calling us at the telephone number provided above
  • emailing us at the above address
  • writing to us at the above address

We respect the privacy of children, and do not collect any more personal information than reasonably necessary to enable them to participate in the activities we offer at our Website.

We may collect some of the following types of personal information directly from children online: • email address • first and last name • home or physical address including street name and name of a town • date of birth

The information we collect from children may be used: • for fulfillment of a requested transaction • for marketing • to respond to children’s specific requests to participate in activities such as: o contests or sweepstakes o subscription to an online newsletter o voting in polls or otherwise expressing an opinion

We do not share children’s personal information with anyone other than those who provide support for the internal operations of the web site and our agents (e.g., contractors who provide fulfillment services or technical support to the web site).

All third parties with whom we share information have agreed to maintain security and integrity of personal information. We do not have any agreements with outside organizations to collect personal information at our site.

Please note that parents may consent to the above collection and use without necessarily consenting to the disclosure of personal information to third parties.

Personal Information
In general, you can visit the Panini Authentic web site without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. However, there are portions of this web site where we may need to collect personal information from you for a specific purpose.

In many portions of this web site you can decide whether to supply your personal information to us, such as inserting your username, address and e-mail for the purposes of correspondence, order process or subscription. It is our wish to explain the purposes and use of your personal data before collecting it. If you do not want your personal information used for further contacts or purposes not expressly authorized we will accept your decision.

Use and Sharing of Your Personal Data
In the following we explain carefully how your data will be used and with whom PANINI might share it. Depending on the portion of the PANINI web site you are visiting, one or more of the following regulations are applicable. For example, if you place an online order on the PANINI web site, your personal data will treated exactly in the way described in this section. In case your authorization is requested but denied by you, PANINI cannot treat your data nor finalize the procedure for which it has been collected.

Processing of Requests
The data collected will be used to process your request, e.g. if you place an order or wish to be contacted by PANINI. It can sometimes be necessary to share your information with third parties like subsidiaries, PANINI distributors, financial institutions, transport companies or post offices, public authorities in charge (e.g. customs authorities).

Use for Marketing Purposes
With your authorization, PANINI might use your personal information for marketing purposes. Before doing so, PANINI will ask your permission and give you the opportunity to decide whether or not you agree with it.

Additional Regulations Regarding the PANINI Web sites
In certain cases, some PANINI web sites may contain further regulations regarding the modalities and rules of use.

Regulations Valid for All Countries
The PANINI Privacy Policy is intended for the protection of personal data worldwide. The personal data might be shared, used and passed on within the PANINI worldwide organization in order to realize the purposes it has been collected for.

In some countries the data protection might be on a lower standard from a legal point of view. Nevertheless, PANINI will treat the personal data according to the regulations just described.

It is our aim to protect and treat personal data in the best possible way. We maintain safeguards that are appropriate and obligatory to protect your personal information which is guaranteed by the use of cryptography for any transmission of confidential information.

Potential Suppliers
PANINI might use suppliers for the collection, treatment, analysis and elaboration of information. PANINI asks its suppliers to maintain the confidentiality of such information in accordance with the PANINI Privacy Policy that includes, if necessary, a possible appointment of ‘responsible persons for the data treatment'.

Merging and Acquisition
For strategic or business reasons PANINI might decide to sell, buy, found or reorganize companies in certain countries. Such transactions might include the transmission of personal data to buyers or possible buyers or to receive such kind of information from the sellers. PANINI always aims to appropriately protect and use this data during such transactions.

Cookie and Other Technologies
Sometimes we collect anonymous information regarding the visitors of our web sites so we can improve the service offered to our customers. This data includes, for example, information about the different sites that you visit within the PANINI network as well as the frequency at which you visit them. The data collected remains anonymous and not personally identifiable. This kind of information is also known as 'chronological data'. The use of this data is consented to PANINI or other companies working on behalf of PANINI to analyze trends and statistics in order to enable us to ensure the high quality standard of the services offered to our customers.

The information mentioned above is collected with the help of various technologies, such as 'cookies'. A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from a web site to the hard drive of your computer so that the site administrator may identify your computer and passively track its activities on the web site. This unique number identifies your web browser to our computer system but will not allow a web site to learn any personally identifiable information (such as your real name and address) that you have not otherwise disclosed. Some PANINI pages use cookies, transferred by PANINI or third parties, or other technologies in order make web surfing easier for you. It is possible to adjust your web browser preferences to alert you when a cookie is sent to your hard drive, or to refuse cookies altogether. However, please keep in mind that certain portions of the Panini web sites may not function properly if you set your browser to refuse all cookies.

Laws and Regulations
We inform you that in certain cases some personal data might be subject to communication due to legal regulations, laws and governmental requests.

Links to Third-Party Sites
The PANINI web sites may contain links to other sites. PANINI is not responsible for the content or privacy practices employed by these other sites.

Questions Regarding Privacy and Access
If you have further questions regarding the above please send us your request by filling in the contact form on our web site. It will be answered as soon as possible.

Last Update
This information on our Privacy Policy has been updated in March 2011.