Privacy and Cookie Statement

Koninklijke Grolsch N.V. respects your privacy. This policy outlines the type of information we may collect from our webstie and hou we may use that information. We may update this policy from time to time, so please check it occasionally. By using this site and/or providing personal information, you agree to the terms of this policy.

1. Collection and use of personal information

Personal information includes information such as your name, address, telephone number, date of birth and e-mail address. Generally, you may visit our website without providing us with any personal information. However, from time to time we may need to collect your personal information for a specific purpose, for example providing you with information that you have requested. If there are other purposes for which we will use your personal information, we will tell you at the time of collection. By providing this information, you consent to the use and disclosure of your personal information for the purposes notified.

Access to certain pages on our website is limited to individuals over 18 or the legal age for lawfully purchasing alcohol and consuming in the country, state, province or territory from which they view the website. In those cases, we do not intend to collect the personal information of any individual who is under 18 years of age or below the minimum legal age (if higher than 18). If we become aware that the personal information of any individual under this age is provided to us, we shall delete that information.

2. Disclosure
We may disclose your personal information to our associated companies and to third parties for our own business, marketing and website-related purposes. We will not sell, transfer or disclose your personal information to third parties unless we have your express consent or if we need to do so to fulfil your request or for other related purposes and we will never sell, transfer or disclose your personal data to third parties for their marketing use.

3. Cookies and other non-identifying information
We may automatically collect some non-personal information when you visit our website. Examples include the type of Internet browser used, the type of computer operating system used, the connection speed used and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site. We may also store some information on your computer, in the form of a "cookie" or similar file.

We may use this to collect other information during your visit to our websites, namely the particular site areas you visit and the activities in which you participate at our web sites. We may use this information to tailor our websites to better match your interests and preferences and to improve our products, services and marketing programs. On this website you will find these cookies:

Cookies which are necessary for using this website and for the use of which you do not have to agree explicitly according to the law:

Age check: When you want to enter our website we have to ask you if you have reached the legal age after lawfully purchasing and consuming alcohol. Otherwise you are not allowed to visit our website. We ask you to fill in your date of birth. This information is stored for two weeks in order to prevent asking this question every time you link to another page on site.

Cookies for the use of which you will have to agree explicitly, according to the law.

Statistic cookies: These cookies recognise and count the users of our website. The information that is stored varies from browser system information, visited pages, time spend on site, items that we looked into, site where you were directed from and repetition of visits. These cookies are stored in a period varying from 6 months to 2 years. Before you enter the website or part of the website where these cookies are used, you will be asked to explicitly agree to the use of these cookies. You will also find a clear explanation of the cookie and the period of storage will be mentioned.

4. Security and accuracy
The accuracy and security of your personal data is important to us and we have put in place physical and electronic procedures to maintain the security of your personal information. Only authorised administrative staff will have access to that information. If you have submitted personal information to us and would like that information deleted from our records, or updated, please use the details on our Contacts us page. Please allow us time to update your records.

5. Transfers
Any personal information we collect will be stored in the country in which it is collected and may also be transferred to the UK. Personal information collected within the European Union (EU) will not be transferred outside the EU without your consent.

6. Use of this website
You are welcome to use this website in accordance with these terms and may print and/or download information from this website for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not:

  • Link this website to any other website, or frame any part of this website, without our prior agreement.
  • Hack this website, use this website to transmit computer viruses or use this website for any illegal purposes.
  • Misrepresent or amend content that you copy from this website or use such content without publishing the copyright and other proprietary notices we use in connection with such content, in the same manner and form as used on this website.

If you are in breach of these terms or our Privacy Policy we may suspend or block your access to this website.

7. Contact us
Further questions about the policy statement? Please contact us at mkt@grolsch.nl