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APICCAPS – Portuguese Footwear, Components, Leather Goods Manufacturers’ Association – operates the website The association is located at Rua Alves Redol 372, Porto and has a main mission to promote the Portuguese Footwear Industry.

Portuguese Shoes’ website is part of APICCAPS’ mission to promote the Portuguese footwear brands internationally, therefore having no option of direct sales to the visitors.

1.    Our Privacy Policy
This private policy comprehends the website, as other websites that are under APICCAPS and respects the privacy of the visitors, processing the personal data accordingly to the current legislation. The data will only be used for the purposes mentioned in this privacy policy.
APICCAPS reserves the right to update or change its privacy policy at any moment, in order to comply with legislative changes.

2.    How will APICCAPS use the data?
The collected data from the website’s forms are exclusively intended for user’s requests and will not be used for other purposes. The personal data collected from the newsletter’s registration will only be used for that purpose. The data subject can cancel the newsletter at any time by clicking on the button "Unsubscribe” present in the emails or by sending an email to [email protected] with the request. The data collected from the contact forms (Name & Email) are only used for replying to the respective contacts and will not be used or processed for any other purpose.

3.    Does APICCAPS use the data for Direct Marketing?
APICCAPS will not use the personal data to send any contact that hasn’t been previously explicitly consented. APICCAPS doesn’t sell or provides the data to third parties.

4.    Who has access to your personal data?
APICCAPS doesn’t provide any personal information of its Clients or Users without consent, unless required by law.

5.    How do we store the data?
APICCAPS stores its Clients and Users’ data in its servers located in the European Union. Those servers are protected and maintained according to the high security standards to ensure the compliance with the current privacy policy legislations. You can exercise the right of being removed from our data base by contacting us through the several channels available in the website

6.    Who processes the personal data besides APICCAPS?
APICCAPS uses SendinBlue to send the weekly Newsletter. You can check their privacy policy here