You are strongly recommended to read the Statement carefully to have an understanding of our policy and practices with regard to the treatment of personal information and data provided by you to us. By using the Website, you signify your agreement to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data by us in accordance with the Statement.
Please note that the provisions herein may be updated, revised, varied and amended from time to time as we deem necessary. Your continued use of the Website following such revision shall be deemed as your acceptance of the amended Statement. It is your responsibility to check the Statement regularly for any amendments.
The Statement is written in both English and Chinese. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the English and Chinese version of the Statement, the English version shall prevail.
In the course of using the Website, you may disclose or be asked to provide personal information and data. In order to have the benefit of and enjoy our various services, information and promotional materials, it is necessary for us to collect some personal particulars from you. Although you are not obliged to provide the data or information as requested on the Website, we will not be able to render our services and provide information and promotional materials to you in the event that you fail to do so.
Our purposes for collection of the information and data on the Website include but not limited to the following:
to provide you with various services offered by us, online shopping, marketing materials, event information and promotional messages (such as Bossini mailings);
to handle and follow up service calls, enquiries and complaints;
to contact you regarding administrative notices and communications relevant to your use of the Website and/or the services offered by us;
to assist us with developments for future marketing purposes and/or joint promotion events with third parties;
to verify your identity;
to obtain statistics about our users to analyze site usage in order to help its further development; and
to evaluate the effectiveness of our advertising and marketing campaigns.
Please note that if you are under the age of 13, we would strongly recommend you to seek prior consent from a person with parental responsibility for you, e.g. your parent or guardian, who may contact our responsible Customer Service Officer for using any services offered on the Website.
When you access the Website, we will record your domain name server address and/or email address and track the pages you visit and store such information in "cookies". This is done without you being aware that it is occurring. Generally, we use "cookies" to estimate our audience size, gauge the popularity of various parts of the Website, track users’ progress and number of entries in our promotional activities and to measure users’ traffic patterns. Information and data collected by means of "cookies" will not be disclosed save and except for the circumstances listed out in paragraph 4.
We will not sell, rent or trade to any third party any personal information and data (in whole or in part) obtained from you without your consent.
We agree to take all practicable steps to keep all your personal information and data confidential and/or undisclosed save and except under the following circumstances whereby the said information and data may be disclosed and/or transferred:
to any third party suppliers or service providers who have been duly authorised by us to use the said information and/or data and who will facilitate our services;
to any agents, consultants, affiliates or associates of us who have been duly authorised by us to use the said information and/or data;
where we need to protect and defend our rights and property;
where we consider we are required to do so in order to comply with the applicable laws and regulations; and
where we deem necessary in order to maintain and improve our services.
By using the Website, you are deemed to have agreed to, consented to and authorised us to disclose and transfer your personal information and/or data under the circumstances stated above.
To provide you with more information, the Website may provide links to other websites, including without limitation certain social media websites (such as Facebook and Sina Weibo). Personal information and data from you may be collected on these other websites when you visit such websites and make use of the services provided therein. Where and when you decide to click on any advertisement or hyperlink on the Website which grants you access to another website, the protection of your personal information and data which are deemed to be private and confidential may be exposed in these other websites.