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CATALANFOOD.US – UTE EXCOM MCWORLD (hereinafter, «CATALANFOOD.US»), is aware of the importance of current privacy and data protection regulations. In this regard, we give great importance to the protection of the security, integrity, accuracy, and confidentiality of the data provided by our clients and users, acting responsibly and transparently in this regard.

This Privacy Policy (hereinafter, «The Policy») in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of April 27, 2016, regarding the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data (hereinafter, General Data Protection Regulation) and Organic Law 3/2018, of December 5, on the Protection of Personal Data and Guarantee of Digital Rights (hereinafter, LOPD-GDD), aims to inform you about how we collect, process, and protect personal data. Also, to specify the purpose of the collected data and the purposes for which they may be used by third parties, through https://www.catalanfood.us/ (hereinafter, «the Platform») or by any other means such as telephone, email, or postal mail.

CATALANFOOD.US states that it has tried to provide a description of this Policy as simple and clear as possible. CATALANFOOD.US is very aware that your privacy is important, so we recommend reading our Policy and contacting us if you have any doubts. Our policy applies to all services offered by the Platform, excluding services that are subject to independent privacy policies not covered by this Policy.

Our Policy does not regulate the data processing activities of other companies and organizations that advertise our services and/or products and may use cookies, visit counters, and other technologies to display and offer relevant ads.

Scope of the Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to data provided by our clients or providers, individuals requesting information, users of the Platform, job applicants, or third parties with whom we may interact, and whose data is necessary for the development of our activity.

The data controller for your data is:

Contact details of the Data Protection Officer (hereinafter, «DPO»):

What information do we collect?

Depending on your requests, we collect personal information such as name and surname, phone and email, address, company, position in the company, or sector when requesting information. Likewise, through the «Contact» form, we collect your queries and complaints.

We also collect information that your web browser automatically sends us each time you visit any of our web pages (Cookies) to improve your user experience and the overall quality of our services. You can access more information at https://www.aepd.es/sites/default/files/2019-12/guia-cookies_1.pdf.

However, if you later wish to delete the information stored on your computer that necessarily requires your consent, you can do so using the tools provided by your browser for such purposes.

For what purpose do we process your data?

The data you provide us with is processed for the following purposes (unless it is clearly deduced from the context that we will process your personal data for a single purpose; for example, in forms of the «subscribe to newsletters» type):

How long do we keep your data?

If we provide you with services, the data you have provided for this purpose will be kept as long as the relationship is maintained and for the time necessary to comply with legal obligations or as long as we may have any type of responsibility. Otherwise, your data will be kept until you request the cessation of the activity.

Personal data provided to request information will be kept until the management and resolution of the request and, once resolved, for a reasonable period to address any related issues.

Contact details for sending our newsletter from the time you expressly requested them until you indicate that you want to unsubscribe.

In the case of Cookies, they will be stored in your browser for the storage period depending on the type of cookie, but you can proceed to delete them at any time through your browser settings.

What is the legal basis for processing your data?

We are legitimized and empowered to process and handle the information you provide us when this information is necessary to ensure the sending of the requested information or the management of the Platform, the execution of the contract, the execution of the subscription contract to send you information of interest through our communication channels, obtaining your consent to answer the questions you ask us through our contact forms and comments, and, if applicable, compliance with legal obligations arising from Union Law or Member States.

Also, as long as you are our client, we will also be legitimized to use your data to inform you about promotions, services, circulars, and campaigns that we believe may be of interest to you based on the services provided previously, although you may oppose this treatment at any time.

In cases other than those mentioned above, before processing your data, we will always ask for your consent. Consent will be the manifestation of your free, specific, informed, and unequivocal will. You have the right to revoke the consent given at any time.

To whom do we disclose your data?

We will not transfer your data to third parties outside of Prodeca, unless there is a legal obligation or we have received your consent for such communications.

What rights protect you in relation to the processing of your data?

You have the right to obtain information about the processing that CATALANFOOD.US carries out on your personal data. Specifically:

You can exercise the rights mentioned by sending an email to the email address info@catalanfood.us. We will respond to your requests as quickly as possible and, in any case, within one (1) month from the receipt of your request. In certain circumstances, this period may be extended by another two (2) months, in any case, we will inform you in a timely manner within one (1) month from the receipt of your request.

If you believe that the processing of your personal data violates data protection regulations or if you believe that we have not satisfied the exercise of your rights, you can file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority according to your place of residence. You can consult the different supervisory authorities on the website of the Spanish Data Protection Agency.

Do you have the right to withdraw your consent?

Yes, at any time you can withdraw your consent for the processing of your data for one or more of the purposes indicated above and for which you have given your consent. This can only be done for those purposes whose legal basis is consent, as indicated above.

Is there an option to modify this Privacy Policy?

Our Privacy Policy may be modified at any time. We will not limit the rights that correspond to you with arrangements in this Privacy Policy, nor will we make significant modifications to the Privacy Policy without your express consent. We will publish all modifications to this Privacy Policy on this page and, if they are significant, we will make a more prominent notification (for example, we will send you an email notification if the modification affects certain aspects and, in limited cases, we may even ask for your consent again). In addition, we will archive previous versions of this Privacy Policy so that you can consult them.

Your contact details may be communicated to the organizing entities of fairs and events for the purpose of managing this service.