“GREYFUSION” refers to GREYFUSION Limited, trading as Apple Premium Store.
“The Company” refers to GREYFUSION Limited, trading as Apple Premium Store.
“Consent” means any freely given, specific, informed and unambiguous indication of the Data Subject’s wishes by which he or she, by a statement or by a clear affirmative action, signifies agreement to the Processing of Personal Data relating to him or her;
“Data Controller” means a person who either alone, jointly with other persons or in common with other persons or as a statutory body determines the purposes for and the manner in which Personal Data is processed or is to be processed;
“Data Subject” means an identifiable person; one who can be identified directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identification number or to one or more factors specific to his or her physical, physiological, mental, economic, cultural or social identity;
“Privacy impact assessment or PIA” means tools and assessments used to identify and reduce risks of a data Processing activity. PIA can be carried out as part of Privacy by Design and should be conducted for all major system or business change programs involving the Processing of Personal Data;
“Data Protection Laws” means the NDPR, the GDPR and any relevant data protection laws;
“Data Protection Officer or DPO” means the person appointed as such under the Data Protection Laws and in accordance with its requirements. A DPO is responsible for advising The Company (including its employees) on their obligations under Data Protection Laws, for monitoring compliance with Data Protection Laws, as well as with The Company’s policies and providing advice.
“GDPR” means the EU General Data Protection Rules 2016/679
“NDPR” means Nigeria Data Protection Regulation 2019
“NITDA” means National Information Technology Development Agency
“Personal Data” means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘Data Subject’); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person; It can be anything from a name, address, a photo, an email address, bank details, posts on social networking websites, medical information, and other unique identifier such as but not limited to MAC address, IP address, IMEI number, IMSI number, SIM and others;
“Personal Data Breach” means a breach of security leading to the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, Personal Data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed;
“Policy” means this Data Protection Policy;
“Privacy by Design and Default” means implementing appropriate technical and organisational measures in an effective manner to ensure compliance with the GDPR;
“Processing” means any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction;
“Pseudonymisation”” means replacing information that directly or indirectly identifies an individual with one or more artificial identifiers or pseudonyms so that the person, to whom the data relates, cannot be identified without the use of additional information which is meant to be kept separately and secure;
“Sensitive Personal Data” means Data relating to religious or other beliefs, sexual tendencies, health, race, ethnicity, political views trade union membership, criminal records or any other sensitive personal information;
“Third Party” means any natural or legal person, public authority, establishment or any other body other than the Data Subject, the Data Controller, the Data Administrator and the persons who are engaged by the Data Controller or the Data Administrator to process Personal Data
1.1. GREYFUSION takes its responsibilities with regard to the management of the requirements of the Data Protection Laws seriously. This Policy sets out how The Company manages these responsibilities.
1.2. GREYFUSION obtains, uses, stores and otherwise processes Personal Data relating to potential and existing customers, employees current and former employees workers, contractors, website users which are collectively referred to in this Policy as Data Subjects. When Processing Personal Data, GREYFUSION is obliged to fulfil individuals’ reasonable expectations of privacy by complying with the Data Protection Laws.
1.3. This Policy therefore seeks to ensure that GREYFUSION
- Is clear about how Personal Data must be processed and The Company’s expectations for all those who process Personal Data on its behalf
- Comply with the Data Protection Laws and with good practice
- Protect its reputation by ensuring the Personal Data entrusted to us is processed in accordance with Data Subjects rights
- Protect itself from risks of Personal Data Breaches and other breaches of the Data Protection Laws
2.1This Policy applies to all Personal Data we process regardless of the location where that Personal Data is stored (e.g. on the financial system in Nigeria, or other associate offices in South Africa and Cyprus) and regardless of the Data Subject. All users and others Processing Personal Data on The Company’s behalf must read it. A failure to comply with this Policy may result in disciplinary action.
2.2Every member of staff of GREYFUSION is required to read and assimilate the contents of this policy and to abide by it fully. GREYFUSION shall have the right to seek redress against any member of staff whose failure to comply with this policy in any manner whatsoever results in damages being sought or awarded, or any legal action instituted against GREYFUSION.
2.3 The Data Protection Officer is responsible for ensuring that all GREYFUSION employees comply with this Policy and should implement appropriate practices, processes, controls and training to ensure compliance.
2.4 The DPO is responsible for overseeing this Policy. The Company DPO is also the CFO, and he can be reached at email@example.com
- Personal Data Protection Principles
3.1When we process Personal Data, we are guided by the following principles, which are set out in the Data Protection Laws. GREYFUSION is responsible for, and demonstrates compliance with the data protection principles listed below
- Those principles require Personal Data to be:
- processed lawfully, fairly, in a transparent manner and with respect for the dignity of the human person.
- collected only for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes and not
- further processed in a manner incompatible with those purposes. adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary in relation to the purposes for which it is Processed.
- Accurate and where necessary kept up to date
- Not kept in a form which permits identification of Data Subjects for longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the Personal Data is processed
- Processed in a manner that ensures its security, using appropriate technical and organisational measures to protect against unauthorised or unlawful Processing and against accidental loss, destruction or damage.
4.1 GREYFUSION shall obtain a Data Subject’s Consent if there is no other Legal Basis for the Processing. Consent requires genuine choice and genuine control.
4.2 A Data Subject Consents to the Processing of his or her Personal Data if he or she clearly indicates agreement either by a statement or positive action to the Processing. Consent must be specifically and expressly given. If Consent is given in a document that deals with other matters, you must ensure that the Consent is separate and distinct from those other matters.
4.3 Prior to giving Consent, the Data Subject shall be informed of his or her right and the ease to withdraw his or her Consent at any time by contacting the DPO to handle such request. Withdrawal of Consent must be promptly honoured once the request is received.
4.4 Consent might need to be renewed if we intend to process Personal Data for a different purpose which was not disclosed when the Data Subject first consented.
4.5 GREYFUSION will store event tracking information that serve as evidence of the Consent to demonstrate compliance to consent. In addition The Company will clearly display at all points of sale what data is being collected, its use and purpose and Consent thereof. The final executed sales invoice will also display similar wording.
4.6 No Consent shall be sought, given or accepted in any circumstance that may engender direct or indirect propagation of atrocities, hate, child rights violations, criminal acts and anti-social conduct.
- Data Collection
5.1 GREYFUSION collects the following information: name, data of birth, telephone number, email address, nationality, tax identity number, bank details, an identity number, location, IP address, MAC address, IMEI number, IMSI number and other information relevant which constitute Personal Data.
5.2 GREYFUSION collects the above-mentioned information in person through consumer sales at one of our stores and through information gathered through sales executed online via the website or over mail.
5.3 When users send email or other communications to GREYFUSION, we may retain those communications in order to process inquiries, respond to their requests and improve our services.
5.4 GREYFUSION collects the above-mentioned information for evaluation of credit risk, due diligence, general accounting record keeping and marketing among other reasons.
5.5 Prior to collecting Personal Data from the Data Subject, GREYFUSION shall provide the Data Subject with all of the following information contained in the privacy and security policy.
- identity and contact details of GREYFUSION;
- the email address of the DPO;
- the purpose of the Processing for which the Personal Data is intended, as well as the legal basis for the Processing;
- the legitimate interests pursued by GREYFUSION or by any Third Party who has access to the Personal Data, if relevant;
- the recipients or categories of recipients of the Personal Data (if any);
- where applicable, the fact that GREYFUSION intends to transfer Personal Data to a recipient in a foreign country or a third country or international and the existence or absence of an adequacy decision by NITDA;
- concerning the Data Subject or to object to Processing as well as the right to data portability;
- the existence of the right to withdraw Consent for continuous data access at any time by requesting such action from the DPO, without affecting the lawfulness of Processing based on Consent before its withdrawal;
- the right to lodge a complaint with NITDA or any other relevant authority;
- whether the provision of Personal Data is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract, as well as whether the Data Subject is obliged to provide the Personal Data and of the possible consequences of failure to provide such data;
- where GREYFUSION intends to further process the Personal Data for a purpose other than that for which the Personal Data is collected, GREYFUSION shall provide the Data Subject prior to the further Processing, with information on that other purpose and with any relevant information.
This policy should be displayed on the website where online sales are executed, in email exchanges with customers during execution of sale as well as at all point of sales where consumer sales are concluded at one of our stores.
5.6 Personal data must be accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date
5.7 GREYFUSION should ensure that Personal Data is recorded in the correct files
- Data Processing
6.1. GREYFUSION must ascertain that the processing of the data us lawful
6.2.Processing shall be lawful if at least one of the following applies:
- the Data Subject has given Consent to the Processing of his or her Personal Data for one or more specific purposes;
- Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the Data Subject is a party or in order to take steps at the request of the Data Subject prior to entering into a contract;
- Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the Controller is subject;
- Processing is necessary in order to protect the vital interests of the Data Subject or of another natural person; and
- Processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official public mandate vested in the controller
- Data Subject rights
Data subjects have rights in relation to the way we handle their Personal Data. These include the following rights:
- to object to our Processing of Personal Data in limited circumstances;
- withdraw Consent to Processing of Personal Data including Storage after a sale is concluded
- to ask us to rectify inaccurate data or to complete incomplete data;
- to restrict Processing in specific circumstances e.g. where there is a valid complaint about accuracy;
- to prevent Processing that is likely to cause damage or distress to the Data Subject or anyone else;
- to be notified of a Personal Data Breach which is likely to result in high risk to their rights and freedoms;
- to make a complaint to NITDA or any other regulatory body;
8.1 GREYFUSION shall take appropriate measures to provide any information relating to Processing to the Data Subject in a concise, transparent, intelligible and easily accessible form, using clear and plain language, in particular, for any information addressed specifically to a child.
8.2 The information may be provided by electronic means.
8.3 GREYFUSION may verify the identity of an individual requesting data. Where you have reasonable doubt concerning the identity of the person making the request for information, you may request the provision of additional information necessary to confirm the identity of the Data Subject.
8.4 We immediately forward any Data Subject Access Request you receive to the Data Protection Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org
8.5 Information provided to the Data Subject and any communication and any action taken shall be provided free of charge. Where the Data Subject’s request is manifestly unfounded or excessive, in particular because of their repetitive character, GREYFUSION may either:
- charge a reasonable fee taking into account the administrative costs of providing the information or communicating or taking the action requested; or
- write a letter to the Data Subject stating refusal to act on the request and copy NITDA on every such occasion.
8.6 We do not allow third parties to persuade you into disclosing Personal Data without proper authorisation. For example, customers’/clients’ spouses do not have an automatic right to gain access to their spouse’s data. Parents of Data Subjects do not have an automatic right to gain access to their child’s data.
8.7 We should not alter, conceal, block or destroy Personal Data once a request for access has been made. You should contact email@example.com any changes are made to Personal Data which is the subject of an access request.
9.1 We implement appropriate technical and organisational measures in an effective manner to ensure compliance with the personal data protection principles. GREYFUSION is responsible for, and must be able to demonstrate compliance with, the personal data protection principles above.
9.2 We apply adequate resources and controls to ensure and to document the Data Protection Laws compliance including:
- appointing a suitably qualified DPO;
- integrating data protection into our policies and procedures, in the way Personal Data is handled by us and by producing required documentation such as privacy notices, records of Processing and records of Personal Data Breaches;
- training members of staff on compliance with Data Protection Laws and keeping a record accordingly; and
- regularly testing the privacy measures implemented and conducting periodic reviews and audits to assess compliance, including using results of testing to demonstrate compliance improvement effort.
- Data Security
10.1 GREYFUSION implements and sustains appropriate safeguards to protect Personal Data, taking into account in particular the risks to Data Subjects presented by unauthorised or unlawful Processing or accidental loss, destruction of, or damage to their Personal Data.
10.2 Safeguarding will include the use of encryption and Pseudonymisation where appropriate. It also includes protecting the confidentiality (i.e. that only those who need to know and are authorised to use Personal Data have access to it), integrity and availability of the Personal Data. We will regularly evaluate and test the effectiveness of those safeguards to ensure the security of our Processing of Personal Data.
10.3 GREYFUSION also implements measures for protecting the Personal Data that you process in the course of your duties. We handle Personal Data in a way that guards against accidental loss or disclosure or other unintended or unlawful Processing and in a way that maintains its confidentiality. We also exercise particular care in protecting Sensitive Personal Data from loss and unauthorised access, use or disclosure.
10.4 We take steps to comply with procedures and technologies we put in place to maintain the security of all Personal Data from the point of collection to the point of destruction.
10.5 We take steps to comply with all applicable aspects of this Policy, and not attempt to circumvent the administrative, physical and technical safeguards we implement and maintain in accordance with the Data Protection Laws standards to protect Personal Data.
- Responsibilities of the DPO
The DPO is responsible for:
- advising The Company and its employees of its obligations under the Data Protection Laws;
- monitoring compliance with this Policy and Data Protection Laws,
- The Company’s policies with respect to data protection and monitoring, training and audit activities that relate to compliance with the Data Protection Laws;
- providing advice where requested on data protection impact assessments;
- supervising internal data processing;
- dealing with requests, complaints and enquiries from Data Subject and law enforcement agencies;
- to cooperate with and act as the contact point between GREYFUSION and NITDA; and
- the data protection officer shall in the performance of his or her tasks have due regard to the risk associated with Processing operations, taking into account the nature, scope, context and purposes of Processing.
- Employee responsibilities
12.1 Employees who process Personal Data about GREYFUSION employees, clients, applicants or any other individual must comply with the requirements of this Policy. Employees must ensure that:
- all Personal Data is kept securely;
- no Personal Data is disclosed either verbally or in writing, accidentally or otherwise, to any unauthorised Third Party;
- Personal Data is kept in accordance with this Policy;
- any queries regarding data protection, including subject access requests and complaints, are promptly directed to the DPO
- any data protection breaches are swiftly brought to the attention of the DPO and that they support the any requests from the DPO in resolving breaches; and
- where there is uncertainty around a data protection matter advice is sought from theDPO.
12.2 Where employees are responsible for adhoc staff or short-term staff or volunteers or contractors or interns or any person by whatever name called, doing work which involves the Processing of personal information, they must ensure that such person is aware of the data protection principles.
12.3 Employees who are unsure about who are the authorised third parties to whom they can legitimately Disclose Personal Data should seek advice from the DPO.
12.4 GREYFUSION employees may only process Personal Data when performing job duties that requires it and should not process Personal Data for any reason unrelated to job duties.
- Third-party data processors
13.1 Data Processing by a Third Party shall be governed by a written contract between the Third Party and GREYFUSION.
13.2 Where external companies are used to process Personal Data on behalf of GREYFUSION, responsibility for the security and appropriate use of that data as long as it remains with GREYFUSION.
13.3 Where a Third-Party data processor is used:
- the Third-Party data processor shall be chosen by GREYFUSION and the data processor must provide sufficient guarantees about its security measures to protect the Processing of Personal Data;
- reasonable steps must be taken by the DPO to ensure that such security measures are in place;
- a written contract establishing what Personal Data will be processed and for what purpose, provided by the information Compliance team, must be entered into by both parties i.e. the Third-Party data processor and GREYFUSION.
13.4 GREYFUSION shall ensure that the Third-Party data processor does not have a record of violating the principles of data Processing and that the Third Party is accountable to NITDA or a reputable regulatory authority for data protection within or outside Nigeria.
13.5 GREYFUSION may only transfer Personal Data to Third Party service providers (i.e. data processors) approved by the DPO who provide sufficient guarantees to implement appropriate technical and organisational measures to comply with Data Protection Laws and who agree to act only on The Company’s instructions.
- Contractors, short-term and voluntary staff
14.1 GREYFUSION is responsible for the use made of Personal Data by anyone working on its behalf. Managers who employ contractors or short term or voluntary staff must ensure that they are appropriately vetted for the data they will be Processing. In addition, managers should ensure that:
- any Personal Data collected or processed in the course of work undertaken for GREYFUSION is kept securely and confidentially;
- all Personal Data is returned to GREYFUSION on completion of the work, including any copies that may have been made. Alternatively, the data is securely destroyed and GREYFUSION receives notification in this regard from the contractor or short term / voluntary member of staff;
- GREYFUSION receives prior notification of any disclosure of Personal Data to any other organisation or any person who is not a direct employee of the contractor;
- any Personal Data made available by GREYFUSION, or collected in the course of the work, is neither stored nor processed outside Nigeria unless written Consent to do so has been received from GREYFUSION;
- all practical and reasonable steps are taken to ensure that contractors, short term or voluntary staff do not have access to any Personal Data beyond what is essential for the work to be carried out properly.
14.2 For further guidance on this item, please contact the DPO.
- Customers/Clients and user responsibilities
Customers/Clients and Users are responsible for:
- ensuring that their Personal Data provided to GREYFUSION is accurate and up to date.
- Reporting a personal data breach
16.1 GREYFUSION required to report any Personal Data Breach where there is a risk to the rights and freedoms of the Data Subject. Where the Personal Data Breach results in a high risk to the Data Subject, he/she also has to be notified unless subsequent steps have been taken to ensure that the risk is unlikely to materialise, security measures were applied to render the Personal Data unintelligible (e.g. encryption) or it would amount to disproportionate effort to inform the Data Subject directly. In the latter circumstances, a public communication must be made, or an equally effective alternative measure must be adopted to inform Data Subjects, so that they themselves can take any remedial action.
16.2 We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected Personal Data Breach and will notify Data Subjects or the relevant regulator where we are legally required to do so. All suspected breach of Personal Data should be remedied with 1 (one) month from the date of the report of the breach.
16.3 If you know or suspect that a Personal Data Breach has occurred, you should immediately contact the DPO at firstname.lastname@example.org. GREYFUSION will retain all evidence relating to Personal Data Breaches in particular to enable GREYFUSION to maintain a record of such breaches, as required by the Data Protection Laws.
16.4 Records of Personal Data Breaches must be kept by each employee or member of staff who observes or has reason to believe that a Data Breach has occurred. The record must set out:
- the facts surrounding the breach;
- its effects; and
- the remedial action taken.
16.5 GREYFUSION will not be responsible for any Personal Data breach which occurs as a result of:
- an event which is beyond the control of GreyFusion;
- an act or threats of terrorism;
- an act of God (such as, but not limited to fires, explosions, earthquakes, drought, tidal waves and floods) which compromises Branch’s data protection measures;
- war, hostilities (whether war be declared or not), invasion, act of foreign enemies, mobilisation, requisition, or embargo; and
- rebellion, revolution, insurrection, or military or usurped power, or civil war which compromises GREYFUSION data protection measures;
- the transfer of your personal data to a third party on your instructions; and the use of your personal data by a third party designated by you.
- Limitations On The Transfer Of Personal Data
17.1 where it is intended that Personal Data shall be transferred to a foreign country or to an international organisation for processing, the affirmation of the Attorney-General of the Federation, that the data protection levels in the foreign country or international organisation are adequate in accordance with the provisions of the NITDA regulations, must be obtained.
17.2 An application to the Attorney General of the Federation shall be accompanied by all data protection laws applicable to the foreign data processor, including all data protection policies of the said foreign recipient.
17.3 In the absence of any decision by the Attorney-General of the Federation as to the adequacy of safeguards in a foreign country, a transfer or a set of transfers of Personal Data to a foreign country or an international organisation shall take place only on one of the following conditions:
- the Data Subject has explicitly Consented to the proposed transfer, after having been informed of the possible risks of such transfers for the Data Subject due to the absence of an adequacy decision and appropriate safeguards and that there are no alternatives; an act or threats of terrorism;
- the transfer is necessary for the performance of a contract between the Data Subject and Branch or the implementation of pre-contractual measures taken at the Data Subject’s request; war, hostilities (whether war be declared or not), invasion, act of foreign enemies, mobilisation, requisition, or embargo; and
- the transfer is necessary for the conclusion or performance of a contract concluded in the interest of the Data Subject between Branch and another natural or legal person; the transfer of your personal data to a third party on your instructions; and the use of your personal data by a third party designated by you.
- the transfer is necessary for important reasons of public interest;
- the transfer is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims
- the transfer is necessary in order to protect the vital interests of the Data Subject or of other persons, where the Data Subject is physically or legally incapable of giving Consent.
17.4 Provided, in all circumstances above, that the Data Subject shall be manifestly made to understand through clear warnings of the specific principle(s) of data protection that are likely to be violated in the event of transfer to a third country, except where the Data Subject is answerable in duly established legal action for any civil or criminal claim in a third country.
- Training and audit
18.1 We are required to ensure that all GREYFUSION employees undergo adequate training to enable them to comply with Data Protection Laws. We also periodically regularly test our systems and processes to assess compliance.
18.2 We carry out data privacy related training.
18.3 We periodically review systems and processes under our control to ensure they comply with this Policy.
- Direct Marketing
19.1 We are subject to certain rules and privacy laws when marketing to our customers/clients and potential customers/clients, alumni and any other potential user of our services. The limited exception for existing customers/clients allows organisations to send marketing texts or emails if they have obtained contact details in the course of a sale to that person they are marketing similar services.
- Sharing of personal data
20.1 In the absence of Consent, a legal obligation or other legal basis of Processing, Personal Data should not generally be disclosed to third parties unrelated to GREYFUSION.
20.2 Further, without a court order, the law enforcement agencies and their agents have no automatic right of access to records of Personal Data, though voluntary disclosure may be permitted for the purposes of preventing/detecting crime or for apprehending offenders. You should refer law enforcement agents that request Personal Data to the DPO.
20.3 Sharing of Personal Data for research purposes may also be permissible, subject to certain safeguards. If you need guidance or clarification, please contact the DPO at email@example.com
- Changes to this policy
We reserve the right to change this Policy at any time without notice to you. We will, however, notify you any time this Policy is amended.
List of cookies we collect
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|COOKIE name||COOKIE Description|
|CART||The association with your shopping cart.|
|CATEGORY_INFO||Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.|
|COMPARE||The items that you have in the Compare Products list.|
|CURRENCY||Your preferred currency|
|CUSTOMER||An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.|
|CUSTOMER_AUTH||An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.|
|CUSTOMER_INFO||An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.|
|CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS||Stores the Customer Segment ID|
|EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE||A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.|
|FRONTEND||You sesssion ID on the server.|
|GUEST-VIEW||Allows guests to edit their orders.|
|LAST_CATEGORY||The last category you visited.|
|LAST_PRODUCT||The most recent product you have viewed.|
|NEWMESSAGE||Indicates whether a new message has been received.|
|NO_CACHE||Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.|
|PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART||A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.|
|POLL||The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.|
|POLLN||Information on what polls you have voted on.|
|RECENTLYCOMPARED||The items that you have recently compared.|
|STF||Information on products you have emailed to friends.|
|STORE||The store view or language you have selected.|
|VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS||The products that you have recently viewed.|
|WISHLIST||An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.|
|WISHLIST_CNT||The number of items in your Wishlist.|