Privacy Policy

The Duty Free World Council is the global voice for the duty free and travel retail Industry.

General statement

The Duty Free World Council fully respects your right to privacy and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your clear permission. Any personal information which you volunteer to the Duty Free World Council will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with Data Protection laws. Unless you otherwise consent, we will use your personal information only for the purpose for which it is submitted, such as joining our newsletter, to reply to your emails, to handle your questions etc.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Collection and use of personal information

The Duty Free World Council does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you volunteer. Any information which you provide in this way is not made available to any third parties. Your personal data may also be anonymised and used for statistical purposes.

Complaints about data processed via the website

If you are concerned about how personal data are processed via this website, please do not hesitate to bring such concerns to the attention of the Duty Free World Council at the contact details below.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual.
The Duty Free World Council website uses cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

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