This Policy describes:
We may collect information about you directly from you, from third parties, and automatically through your use of the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services. Some information we collect from you are referred to as “personal information” or “personal data” in this Policy. Personal information or personal data is data that can identify you, or data that we can relate to you, such as your name, email address, credit card number, and shipping address.
We use information we collect through HOFOOKKEI Products and Services in a variety of ways in providing the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services and operating our business. The use of information that we collect includes the following:
We will not disclose your information that we collect through HOFOOKKEI Products and Services to third parties except as described in this Policy or as we disclose to you at the time the information is collected. We may disclose information to third parties in the following circumstances:
You may update, correct, or delete certain HOFOOKKEI account information and preferences by accessing your account preferences page, available through certain HOFOOKKEI Products and Services, including the HOFOOKKEI.com and other HOFOOKKEI websites and various mobile applications. If you receive commercial email or text messages from us, you may unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions contained within the email or text message. You may also opt out from receiving commercial email or text messages from us by sending your request to us by email at support@HOFOOKKEI.com
If you are located in the European Economic Area, you may also have the right to request access to additional information, including the right to request access to and receive certain information we maintain about you; to update or correct inaccuracies in the information we maintain about you; to receive a copy of the information which you provided for its transmission to another company; to object to the processing on grounds relating to your particular situation; and to have the information blocked, deleted, or erased, as appropriate. When we process personal data on the basis of your consent, you can also withdraw your consent. If you withdraw your consent, we will apply your preferences going forward, and this will not affect the lawfulness of the processing before you withdrew your consent.
Note, however, that if you exercise your right to object or your rights of blocking, deletion or to be “forgotten,” or if you decline to share certain information with us, or if you withdraw your consent to our processing of information about you, we may not be able to provide to you some, or any, of the features and functionality of HOFOOKKEI Products and Services.
Likewise, if you close your HOFOOKKEI account, you will not be able to sign in to HOFOOKKEI Products or Services or access any of your information. However, you can open a new account at any time. Please note that while any changes you make will be reflected in active user databases within a reasonable period of time, we may retain all information you submit, as authorized under applicable law, for backups, archiving, prevention of fraud and abuse, analytics, satisfaction of legal obligations, or where we otherwise reasonably believe that we have a legitimate reason to do so. In addition, if certain information has already been provided to third parties as described in this Policy, retention of that information will be subject to those third parties’ policies.
If you wish to exercise any rights you have under applicable data protection law, including the right to access, amend or delete any information we hold about you, you may contact us at support@HOFOOKKEI.com.
For California resident customers, your additional rights are provided in the California Privacy Notice attached to this Policy.
HOFOOKKEI Products and Services may contain features or links to websites and services provided by third parties. Any information you provide on third-party sites or services, or any information otherwise collected by such third-party sites or services is collected directly by the operators of such services and is subject to those operators’ policies, if any, governing privacy and security, even if accessed through HOFOOKKEI Products and Services.
Except for certain products that are marked as “14+” or “for customers over the age of 14,” HOFOOKKEI Products and Services are not directed to children under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 16 without obtaining parental consent.
We use certain physical, organizational, and technical safeguards that are designed to improve the integrity and security of information that we collect and maintain. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and thus we cannot and do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, viewed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or organizational safeguards.
Your information collected by HOFOOKKEI may be transferred to and accessed by HOFOOKKEI entities and business partners globally. If you choose to use HOFOOKKEI Products and Services from the European Economic Area (EEA), then HOFOOKKEI GmbH in Germany is the data controller, and we may transfer your personal data outside of EEA for storage and processing. You should be aware that the local laws in non-EEA countries may provide less protection than the laws applicable in the EEA. We nonetheless provide the same level of protection as specified in this Policy, regardless of the location of processing. For international transfer of data collected in the EEA, we require data recipients to enter into the model contractual clauses approved by the European Commission, or to be certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. You may obtain a copy of the European Commission’s model contractual clauses by contacting us at support@HOFOOKKEI.com.
We retain your information to provide service to you, or as required by applicable laws or regulations. We aim to retain your information only for the period necessary to fulfil our obligations under this Policy, unless otherwise required or permitted by law. We will carefully assess the need to collect data, the type of data collected, relevant legal framework, and the statute of limitations when determining the retention period.
We may update this Policy from time to time. If we modify this Policy, we will make it available on or through the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services and indicate the date of the latest revision. We will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the change.
Please contact us with any questions or comments about this Policy or our data practices by email at support@HOFOOKKEI.com. SZ HOFOOKKEI Technology Co., Ltd.14th Floor, West Wing, Skyworth Semiconductor Design Building, No.18 Gaoxin South 4th Ave, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, China, 518057. If you are located in the European Economic Area, then unless otherwise indicated in this Policy, the entity responsible for the collection, use, and processing of your information described in this Policy is HOFOOKKEI GmbH, located at Industriestr. 12, 97618 Niederlauer, Germany. You may contact us to have your information blocked, deleted or erased, or to opt out from profiling where your prior usage of HOFOOKKEI Products and Services is processed to provide you with customized or personalized products, services or advertisements, or to obtain copies of certain of your information in a portable format. If you think that any of your rights have been infringed by us, you may also lodge a complaint with us or with a data protection regulator, including in your country of residence, place of work or where an incident took place. You can find out more information about your rights by contacting your local data protection regulator or the Bavaria State Office for Data Protection Supervision, or by searching their website at https://www.lda.bayern.de/en/index.html. If you have any queries or wish to exercise any of your rights under this Policy, then please contact us as set out above.
When you use HOFOOKKEI websites or online services, we may send one or more cookies – small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters – to your device. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Service. Please review your web browser “Help” file to learn the proper way to modify your cookie settings. Please note that if you delete or choose not to accept certain types of cookies, you may not be able to utilize the features of HOFOOKKEI Products and Services to their fullest potential. We may use third party cookies as well. For instance, we use Google Analytics to collect and process certain analytics data (Please refer to www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners for additional privacy options, if any). HOFOOKKEI does not process or respond to web browsers’ “do not track” signals or other similar transmissions that indicate a request to disable online tracking of users who use HOFOOKKEI Products and Services.
We may also automatically record certain information from your device by using various types of technology, including “clear gifs” or “web beacons” (together with cookies, “cookies and similar technologies”). This automatically collected information may include your IP address or other device address or ID, web browser and/or device type, the web pages or sites that you visit just before or just after you use a Product or Service, the pages or other content you view or otherwise interact with on a Product or Service, and the dates and times that you visit, access, or use HOFOOKKEI Products and Services. We also may use these technologies to collect information regarding your interaction with email messages, such as whether you opened, clicked on, or forwarded a message.
We use different types of cookies as listed below. They help us to provide and improve the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services, such as showing you the most relevant information and your customized webpage. Some or all of the cookies listed may be stored in your browser or devices.
Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for you to use the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services, such as the cookies used for carrying out the transmission of a communication, the cookies that record requests for information from the Internet and block web attacks so as to ensure web security, the cookies that are strictly necessary for us to provide information society services that you request. You must accept strictly necessary cookies to be able to use HOFOOKKEI Products and Services.
Preference cookies. These cookies are also known as “functionality cookies”, these cookies allow us to remember choices you have made through your use of the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services, like what language you prefer, what region you are in, or what your username and password are so you can automatically log in. These cookies can help us reallocate work load among our servers and enable our webpages to respond faster.
Statistics cookies. These cookies are also known as “performance cookies”, these cookies collect information about how you use the HOFOOKKEI Products and Services, like which webpages you visited and which links you clicked on. These cookies can help us to improve user experience of using HOFOOKKEI Products and Services.
Marketing cookies. These cookies can track your online activities to help us deliver more relevant advertisements or limit the number of time that the same advertisement is shown to you.
We may obtain or receive information about your device, our apps, or other apps. We may also use these technologies to store information on your device. For example, we may receive information about the make and model of your mobile device when you are asking others for help through our app.
Browsers will send cookies for a particular domain (such as HOFOOKKEI.com) to the website each time a device with those cookies accesses content from that domain. This means if your device stores cookies for HOFOOKKEI.com, it will send those cookies to HOFOOKKEI when it accesses a webpage at HOFOOKKEI.com.