IKEA Centres has a legal duty to protect any
information that is collected from you. The company which is responsible for
collection of information on each web site is identified under Legal Rights.
collected, how it is used, who it will be disclosed to and how you can access,
change and remove your information. By providing us with your personal
information, you consent to us processing this information in one or more of
When you access IKEA
Centres’ web sites, non-personal data (e.g. type of Internet browser and
operating system used, domain name of the web site from which you came, number
of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed) is automatically
collected (i.e., not by registration) and stored with the purpose of monitoring
the attractiveness of the web sites and for improving the performance and/or
content. The collection of such data is carried out through the use of
‘cookies’ and other technologies to help us understand and show which parts of
the web site are popular, where our visitors are going, and how much time they
spend there. A cookie consists of information sent by a web server to a web
browser, and is stored by the browser. The information is then sent back to the
server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the
web server to identify and track the web browser. The cookies used by IKEA
Centres are technical cookies necessary in order to study traffic patterns,
which are used to customize your experience and provide greater convenience each
time you interact with us.
When entering an IKEA Centres web site, you will be asked to accept cookies. If
However, if you choose not to accept cookies or if you have 'cookies' disabled,
you will continue to have exactly the same access to our web site’s content as
with 'cookies' accepted or enabled. It will only result in slightly less
accurate usage figures for IKEA Centres’ internal reports. Please note that
even if you have accepted cookies, you can always change your mind by
subsequently clearing the browser from all cookies. You will be asked to accept
cookies again the next time you visit the web site and you can then choose
whether to accept or not.
Personal data may be
collected through registration on a web site. IKEA Centres will therefore only
gain access to information you provide. In order to repay your trust IKEA
Centres takes many precautions – including administrative, technical, and
physical measures – to protect your personal information against loss, theft,
misuse, forgery, and technical faults as well as unauthorized access,
copying, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. During the registration
process, IKEA Centres will also provide you with any information required by
law and, if necessary, ask for your consent to the processing of personal data.
THIRD PARTY WEB SITES
When using links to
other third party sites information of non-personal and personal kind may be
collected without consent by such third parties. IKEA Centres is not
responsible for the privacy practices or the contents of such other (external)
Privacy of your
personal information is of paramount importance, not only to you, but also to IKEA
Centres. Information provided to the web sites by users will be treated in
confidence and will not be disclosed unless required to do so by law, or in
connection with any legal proceedings or in order to establish, exercise or
defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the
purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk).
At times some information may be transferred to other companies/divisions
within the IKEA Centres in other countries. If your consent to such transfer is
necessary under law, no information will be transferred without your prior
approval. In addition, IKEA Centres always takes technical and organizational
precautions and provides appropriate security controls to prevent unauthorized
disclosure of your personal information.
Third party providers may occasionally be involved in the
maintenance/development of the web sites, but will in those cases be obliged to
treat all information with the same confidentiality as IKEA Centres.
If you have
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by using the contact details found
under Legal Rights on each web site. You may instruct us to provide you with
any personal information we hold about you. Please also let us know if the
personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.