ILLVA SARONNO S.P.A. Global Privacy Policy

Via Archimede, 243
21047 Saronno (VA)
VAT Number: IT02649100126
Phone n.: (0039)-02–96765.1 — Fax n.: (0039)-02–70059788

We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Global Privacy Policy (together with the ILLVA SARONNO S.p.A. Global User Terms and Conditions) and any other documents referred to in them govern our use of information gathered about you. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. Although We are committed to maintaining your confidence and trust in all of our activities with you, this Global Privacy Policy does not govern our collection or use of data about you through channels other than Our Sites (as defined below).
Please exit Our Sites immediately if you do not accept this Global Privacy Policy, are not of a legal age for consuming alcoholic beverages in the country or other territory in which you are located, or are accessing Our Sites in a country or other territory where use of Our Site is not permitted.


You must not provide us with your personal information if you are not of legal age to purchase alcohol in the jurisdiction in which you reside and (if different) in the jurisdiction in which you are accessing the site. We do not intend to collect personal information from any individuals under the legal purchase age, or to market alcoholic beverages to anyone under the legal purchase age. If we receive notice or believe that someone under the legal purchase age has provided us with personal information, we will make every reasonable effort to remove such personal information from our files, or to flag such personal information and (to the extent permitted by law) retain it for the sole purpose of ensuring that it is no longer used.
You may choose to provide us with personal information if, for example, you: contact us with an enquiry; register on the site; forward an item to a friend; purchase an item; fill out a survey or other form with your personal information included; ask us to provide you with information; enter a competition; post information to public areas of the site; or take advantage of a promotion.


We are extremely proud of our high-quality brands, products and marketing. Such pride goes hand in hand with a deep sense of responsibility and respect for the global communities that We serve and the individual consumers who enjoy our products. As part of our commitment to responsible marketing, We comply with the social responsibility policies established by DISCUS — the Distilled Spirits Council for the United States and EFRD — European Forum for Responsible Drinking, which set out the principles We maintain in all of our sales and marketing activities, including advertising and promotional programmes.


We may collect and process the following data about you:
Information that you provide by sending emails about websites operated by the companies that are part of the ILLVA SARONNO S.p.A. group of companies (including but not limited to BGB, ILLVA SARONNO S.p.A. & Company Limited, their affiliates, subsidiaries, their ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006 (together, the “Group Companies”)) (“Our Sites”). This includes information provided at the time of requesting further services or information by email.
The correct country or other territory in which you are located or are accessing Our Sites and your correct date of birth, which We require that you submit accurately to ensure that you do not access Our Sites if you are not of a legal age for consuming alcoholic beverages in the country or other territory in which you are located or are accessing Our Sites;
If you contact us, We may keep a record of that correspondence;
Details of your visits to Our Site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data and other communication data, if this is required for the resources that you access.


We may collect information about your computer (including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type) for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. Our Internet servers may also keep track of the number of visitors to Our Sites, the pages they visited and how long they stayed. None of this information includes any personal information about you.
For the same reason, We may obtain information about your general Internet usage by using a “cookie” file, which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. Some cookies load automatically unless otherwise disabled by the computer user, whilst others may require that you affirmatively accept them (such as a “remember me” option). Cookies help us to improve Our Sites and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
To estimate our audience size and usage pattern; To store information about your preferences, allowing us to customise Our Sites according to your individual interests; To speed up your searches; To recognise you when you return to Our Sites.You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser, which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies, however, by doing so you may be unable to access certain parts of Our Sites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to Our Sites.


We are a global company with a long history of providing our products to responsible consumers all over the world. The data that We collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). The Data collected may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or for one of our suppliers or service providers. By sending your personal data, you agree to this processing. We will take reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Global Privacy Policy. The information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although We will do our best to protect your personal data, We cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to any of Our Sites; any transmission is at your own risk. Once We have received your information, We will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.


We use information held about you in the following ways:
To ensure that content from Our Sites is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which We feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service when you choose to do so;
To notify you about changes to our service; and
To provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you.

We also reserve the right to share information with other organisations in the following situations:
As permitted by law in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, violation of our intellectual property rights, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violation of ILLVA SARONNO S.p.A.‘s Global User Terms and Conditions or other agreements, or as required by law;
When We have your consent to do so; and
When We need to share information to provide any product or service you have requested.

If you already are a customer, We will only contact you by appropriate electronic means with information about goods and services similar to those, which were the subject of a previous sale to you. If you are a new customer, and where We permit selected third parties to use your data, We (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.

We may use personal information collected from you to provide specific services that you request, as well as to provide additional services that may be of interest. For example, we may use your personal information in the following ways

Marketing Communications
We may use your personal information to communicate with you about our products and services, and those of our subsidiaries, affiliates and parent companies, and any of their related businesses.

Forward to a Friend
When you provide us with information regarding another individual, such as when you request that we send someone information from one of our websites, we will send that individual only the information you specifically requested that we send. We will not send them additional communications based on your providing us with their information. You must certify that your friend is of Legal Purchase Age in the jurisdiction where he/she is located in order for us to transmit the requested information.


We may disclose your personal information amongst the Group Companies. We may also disclose your personal information to the following selected third parties:
Our advertising and promotional agencies and consultants and those organisations selected by us to analyse or evaluate our data collection process or customer service fulfilment;
Unaffiliated service providers with whom the Group Companies may subcontract, including website hosting companies, fulfilment companies and other third party service providers;
The prospective seller or buyer (other than a Group Company) of any Group Company’s business or assets, including where a Group Company or substantially all of its assets is acquired by a third party other than another Group Company, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets;
If We are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation, or in order to enforce or apply the ILLVA SARONNO S.p.A. Global User Terms and Conditions and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Group Companies, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.


Information that you post on or through the public areas of the site (e.g., chat rooms, bulletin boards, discussion groups, or Social Networking modules) generally is accessible to and may be collected and used by others, and may result in unsolicited messages or other contact from others. You should not provide personal information about yourself in public (or interactive) areas of the site. Such personal information is not covered under this Privacy and Cookie Notice.


The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. We will inform you (before collecting your data) if We intend to use your data for marketing purposes or if We intend to disclose your information to any third party for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by ticking the relevant boxes on the forms We use to collect your data. If you at any time decide that you do not want to be contacted for any purpose or if you would like to obtain a copy of the personal information about you gathered by Our Sites or correct or delete such information from Our Sites’ databases, you can always contact us at the following e-mail address:

Our Sites may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, creative partners and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.


We may revise this Privacy Policy at any time by amending this page. Each time you use Our Sites, the current version of the Privacy Policy will apply. Accordingly, when you use Our Sites, you should check the date of the Privacy Policy (which appears at the top right hand corner) and review any changes since the last version.


Our Sites are designed to appeal to adults. We do not knowingly solicit any information from children nor do we knowingly market or otherwise target Our Sites or its products or services to children. If we become aware that a visitor to Our Sites is under the legal drinking age in the country or other territory in which he or she is located at the relevant time and has registered without verifiable parental consent, we will remove his or her personal information from our files.


Questions, comments and requests regarding this Global Privacy Policy are welcomed and should be addressed to:
Via Archimede, 243
21047 Saronno (VA)
P.IVA / Registration Number: IT02649100126
Phone. n.: (0039)-02–96765.1 — Fax n.: (0039)-02–70059788