We at Thirdmarket.net recognize the importance of privacy and confidentiality of personal information.
Thirdmarket.net ("Platform") is a B2B platform that connects suppliers (or "sellers") and buyers (or "buyers") and facilitates the buying and selling of products and/or services. The platform is used for business-to-business transactions, so it is for business use only, not for individuals or individuals.
The personal information we may collect about you is roughly divided into the following categories:
Information you provide to us
If you are a representative or employee of any buyer or seller, or a separate buyer or seller’s dealer:
You will be required to provide certain contact information required to register a platform account on behalf of the buyer or seller, including name, address, phone number, email address, job title and department;
You will be required to provide certain identification information, tax registration and/or information related to your business, such as company name, business type and industry, company registration details and information about your business license;
We will also ask you to provide detailed information or preferences about the goods and products you may wish to purchase through the platform, as well as any detailed information or preferences related to your purchase;
In connection with facilitating transactions, purchases and payments through the platform, you will be required to provide certain payment information. This may include bank account numbers, billing and delivery information, credit/debit card numbers, expiration dates and security codes, as well as tracking information from checks or money orders to facilitate the sale of products or services and the settlement of purchase prices. Or purchase
We will handle any disputes related to us or support complaints related to the platform or the goods and/or services purchased through the platform. Please note that buyers and/or sellers can lodge complaints about products and services on the platform, and/or disputes between buyers and sellers on the platform, in this case, we will process the data provided to us by the buyer and/or seller , Related to the submitted dispute or complaint.
The information you submit to the platform for publication may be publicly available on the platform, so any Internet user can access it. When deciding which information to submit to us for publication, you should exercise caution.
Information we collect automatically
If you contact us (such as through our customer service department chat service, phone call or email), we may record a copy of your letter and may request additional information to verify your identity.
We will collect user contact information and other information from public sources to verify users and conduct due diligence on users.
We will collect detailed information on user activities, transactions and interactions on the platform, including information related to the types and specifications of purchased products and services, pricing and delivery information, dispute and complaint records, communication between users, and in any forums Any information disclosed in.
During or in connection with trade shows, industry events and/or other functions, we may also collect information about existing and potential users from time to time. Include name, address, telephone number, fax number and email address of representative contact.
If you visit our platform, we will automatically collect certain information from your device. In some countries/regions, including European Economic Area countries/regions, this information may be considered personal information under applicable data protection laws. Specifically, this information may include IP address, device type, unique device identification number, browser type, broad geographic location (for example, country or city level location), browsing methods, and how you interact with our platform And the detailed information of the goods and services provided are above. In addition, we collect statistics about the platform and platform visitors, including browser software, operating system, software and hardware attributes, pages viewed, number of sessions, and unique visitors. Collecting this information allows us to better understand the visitors to our platform, where the visitors come from, and what interests them. We use this information for internal analysis purposes and to improve the quality and relevance of our platform. Certain information can be collected using cookies and similar tracking technologies, as further explained in this section "COOKIES".
Use of personal information
We collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
Verify your identity and security in order to establish user accounts;
Set up/manage user accounts, including providing login ID and development platform configuration files;
Promote communication between buyers and sellers through the platform, handle transactions and settlements between buyers and sellers through the platform, and evaluate the seller's withdrawal requirements;
Provide logistics and warehousing services (including but not limited to customs declaration through the platform);
Promote customs declaration/application through the platform;
Personalize our marketing and communication with you based on your browsing history and your order history;
Conduct research or statistical analysis to improve the content and layout of the platform, and to improve products and services on third market websites, including, for example, the use of anonymous data for machine learning;
In accordance with applicable laws, identify, develop, market, and advertise products and services that we think you will value, including cross-browser and device. Cookies or other similar technologies can be used to provide you with advertisements based on your browsing activities and interests (see "COOKIES" section below). Where applicable laws require us, we will obtain your consent before sending you communications for marketing purposes;
If applicable, and where applicable, we may also use your personal information for other purposes that are not inconsistent with the purpose we disclosed to you (for example, for archival purposes in public interest, scientific research or historical research purposes) (Or statistical purposes) data protection law.
As long as we have ongoing legitimate business needs (such as providing you with services or products), or as required or permitted by applicable laws (such as tax and accounting laws), we will retain your personal information.
If we do not have a legitimate business in progress to process your personal information, we will delete or anonymize it, or, if it is not possible (for example, because your personal information has been stored in a backup file), we will safely Store your personal information and isolate it from further processing until it can be deleted.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small amount of data sent to your browser and stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device. If you do not deactivate or clear cookies, every time you use the same browser or mobile device to access the platform, your web server will be notified of your visit to the platform, and we may learn about your visit and your use the way.
Cookies set by the website or application owner (Thirdmarket.net in this example) are called "first party cookies". Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called "third-party cookies". Third-party cookies allow third-party functions (for example, advertising, interactive content and analytics) to be provided on or through the website. The parties who set these third-party cookies can recognize your device when you visit related websites and when you visit certain other websites.
Cookies can also be divided into session cookies (which will be erased after you close the browser or turn off the device) and permanent cookies (which will remain even after you close the browser or close the device/application), and each time you visit the platform ). Session cookies use encrypted data to authenticate you. Permanent cookies do not store account numbers or passwords. We use both session cookies and permanent cookies.
We use first-party and third-party cookies for many reasons. For technical and/or security reasons, certain cookies are required for our platform to function, and we call them "essential" or "strictly necessary" cookies. First-party cookies are mainly used to enable basic functions on our platform; including web analytics cookies that help us understand how users use our web pages and how we can improve their usage. For example, we use basic or absolutely necessary cookies to enable us to remember items added to your Thirdmarket.net shopping basket and to recognize you when you log in to your Thirdmarket.net account.
In addition, we also use social media cookies. You can register for platform membership and "share" platform content via social media (such as Facebook and Twitter). These websites have their own privacy policies to manage the use of their information, and you can find this information on the corresponding websites.
Cookies we use
The following table describes the specific categories of first-party and third-party cookies provided through our platform and the purpose of their execution (please note that the specific cookies provided may be different):
Basic cookies These cookies are absolutely necessary to enable access and use of our platform. They provide the necessary functions to ensure the proper performance, security and functionality of our platform. These cookies cannot be disabled.
How to control cookies?
You can determine whether and how to accept cookies by configuring the privacy settings of the browser used to access the platform or the "privacy settings" of the device. Because the way of rejecting cookies through web browser controls is different between browsers, you should visit the help menu of your browser for more information. If you adjust the privacy settings in your browser, unless you adjust the privacy settings of the device, the device will continue to collect data, and vice versa.
You have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies. If you choose to set your web browser controls to reject cookies, you can still use our website even though your access to certain functions and website areas may be restricted.
In some cases, request us to restrict the processing of your personal information or request the portability of your personal information.
We will send you the right to opt-out of advertising at any time. You can exercise this right by clicking the "unsubscribe" or "opt-out" link in the marketing emails we send you. To choose other forms of marketing (such as postal marketing or telephone marketing), please contact us.
If we collect and process your personal information with your consent, then you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. Withdrawing your consent will not affect the legality of any processing we performed before withdrawing it, nor will it affect the processing of your personal information based on legal processing grounds other than consent.
The right to complain about a data protection agency about our collection and use of your personal information. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority.
We will respond to all requests received by individuals who wish to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with applicable data protection laws.
If you know that your information has changed or is incorrect, you should inform us of such changes so that our records can be updated or corrected.
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