We would like to inform you about how we deal with your privacy and how we comply with the privacy law. This means that your data is safe with us and that we treat it with care. In this privacy statement, we explain what information we collect on our website and how we use it.
Why do we collect personal information?
Linssen Yachts processes your personal data because you have requested information, are a customer or have any other relationship with us and have provided us with your data. Below you will find an overview of the personal data we process:
- Company name (if any)
- Surname and first name
- Address data
- Postal code, city name, country, language
- (Mobile) phone number
- E-mail address
- What type of yacht you are interested in, sailing area, your current yacht, if any
- For what purpose and on what basis do we process personal data?
Linssen Yachts processes your personal data for the following purposes:
- In order to be able to send you the information you have requested
- To deliver goods and/or services to you
- In order to be able to draw up sales agreements
- In order to be able to call you or e-mail you if this is necessary in order to be able to perform our services
- Handling your payment
- Sending our magazine (by post) and our digital newsletter
Provision to third parties
Linssen Yachts and Linssen Boating Holidays make national and international use of independent importers, agents and representatives. In order to provide you with the best possible information as quickly as possible, we may forward the data you have entered to one of these local Linssen Yachts/Linssen Boating Holidays partners for them to contact you directly.
Newsletters and Linssen Magazine
Linssen Yachts regularly sends newsletters and mailings. This is done both digitally (E-news, invitations, and by post (the Linssen Magazine, mailings, invitations). With this we inform you about our latest products, developments on site, trade fairs, dealer network, Linssen Boating Holidays® developments, in-house shows etc. Every digital newsletter contains a link with which you can immediately unsubscribe from future newsletters. Do you not want to receive our printed mailings / Linssen Magazine anymore? Send us an unsubscribe by mail.
Cookies are placed by the U.S. company Google via our website. Through their Google Tag Manager tool we use the Google Analytics service to keep track of statistics and visitor behaviour and to get reports about website usage. This enables us to improve our website and services. The information Google collects is anonymised as much as possible by deleting the last three digits of the IP address (the last 'octet'). This implies an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data. We also want to be able to show you ads that have been set up on the basis of your use on the internet.
Our website is used to place a cookie from the American company Facebook. We use their "Facebook Pixel" service to track and receive reports on how visitors use the website and display targeted advertisements on Facebook. A user profile will be built up during your visit to this website. We have no influence on this. Facebook may provide this information to third parties if Facebook is legally obliged to do so, or to the extent that third parties process the information on Facebook's behalf. The information is transferred by Facebook to servers in the United States and stored for an indefinite period of time. Facebook is affiliated to the Euro-American Privacy Shield principle and proposes to comply with it. This implies an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data. Please read the Facebook Privacy Statement here to know how Facebook handles your data and how to protect it.
Access, correction and right of opposition
If you have a relationship with our company, you have the opportunity, after a written request, to view your personal data. If the overview provided by us contains any inaccuracies, you can ask us in writing to change the details or to have them removed. In addition, you may notify us in writing if you do not wish to be contacted with information about our products and services by reporting this by contacting us.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement. Changes will be published on this website.
If you have any questions about the data processing of Linssen Yachts, or if you have any questions about the data processing of Linssen Yachts, or if you have any questions about the data processing of Linssen Yachts, please contact us:
Linssen Yachts B.V.
Brouwersstraat 17, NL-6051 AA Maasbracht
Postbus 7172, NL-6050 AD Maasbracht
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Types of cookies that we use:
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