Privacy policy

Privacy Policy - Cookie Personal Data Processions

of the website pursuant to the General Regulation on the protection of personal data (EU) 2016/679

On this page we describe the methods of managing the site in reference to the processing of users' personal data. And we would like to communicate you very clearly what our actions are about the processing of your data and the policy of cookies with the utmost transparency because we at Food in Sicily take a lot of respect for privacy.

With this information we want to inform you about the detection of your data and their use on our part: what data are collected from our web pages and what data we elaborate, use and how. All this to be clearer and transparent as possible, because we care a lot and to respect your data and we commit ourselves to processing them with the utmost diligence and always in compliance with the current laws in force. In addition, we indicate to who you can ask your questions and requests on the matter. This page therefore contains the information made pursuant to the General Regulations on the protection of personal data (EU) 2016/679 (known as GDPR) to those who interact with the services of the website


1- acceptance

Visiting the website owned by Food in Sicily Di Sorino Filippo (hereinafter "FS") and using its services, confirmed that it has read and including this Privacy Policy and to accept that the "FS" collects, Use and archives the personal data collected in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Except in the event that you are already registered, the "FS" could request you to provide your consent (for example, by appearing a box), where it deems it appropriate to safeguard its rights or where prescribed by current regulations.

If you do not accept the conditions of this privacy policy, please do not visit the website, not to send it personal data, and not to provide your consent when this option is offered to you pursuant to current regulations.

2- The data controller and contact details

The data controller is:

- Food in Sicily of Sortino Filippo, via Niccolò Tommaseo n. 19 95041 - Caltagirone (CT) P. VAT: 05115520875 - C.F. Srtfpp78c22c351n

The owner of the data can be found for you at the following contact details:
- Food in Sicily of Sortino Filippo, via Niccolò Tommaseo n. 19 95041 - Caltagirone (CT)

- to the email info @ foodinsicily. it or tel. 0933 1960548


You can get information on your data stored at us at any time and for free, as well as exercise your right of correction, blocking, portability or deletion of your data directly from your customer account, or using contact details for your request indicated by email, telephone or letter.

3- Definitions and use, provision of data and consent to processing

By "processing" of personal data we mean any type of operation of collection, registration, conservation, modification, communication, cancellation and dissemination of personal data.

For "personal data" we refer to any information that allows you to identify the user (or a third party of which the user provides the data), directly or indirectly, including any information connected to the purchase of goods or services. Including, for example, your name, your phone number, as well as the personal data that you communicate during the registration or creation of your account.

The computer systems and software procedures in charge of the operation of this site acquire, during their normal exercise, some data whose transmission is implicit in the use of the Internet communication protocols. In addition, the registration on the site, optional and voluntary, as well as the equally optional and voluntary sending of e -mail to the addresses indicated on this site, involve the acquisition of the personal data of the registered user, such as, by way of example, the email address. The user is absolutely free to choose whether to provide their personal data, inserting them in the appropriate registration forms. Failure to provide data or the refusal of consensus to the processing of the same may lead to the impossibility of obtaining the registration and, therefore, the service requested by the user.

4- Finality of data processing

Personal data relating to the users of the Site can be used, in addition to the purposes of commercial interaction, in order to obtain anonymous statistical information on the use of the site, to control the correct functioning of the same and for the ascertainment of any responsibilities if of offenses committed to the detriment of the site, owner or third parties.

The data of users who register on the Site by providing the personal consent, as well as for the purposes described above, will be treated in order to: 1) make access and navigation in the reserved part of the site possible; 2) provide the user with the services offered by; 3) allow marketing and sending advertising material with electronic systems such as e-mail or ordinary mail exclusively by the Food in Sicily company of Sortino Filippo.


The processing of personal data will take place in accordance with the General Regulation on the protection of personal data (EU) 2016/679

Personal data are processed with paper, electronic or in any case automated for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected.

Specific security measures are observed to prevent data loss, illegal or incorrect uses and unauthorized access, as required by law.

All the personal data connected to the services of this site are curated only by the personnel in charge of the treatment by the owner or the manager or by employees to occasional maintenance operations of the external system, but still appointed by the owner.

6- Communication and dissemination of data

6.1- Using your data for the service

Your personal data are transmitted to third parties only as far as this is admitted by law, including the purposes of the execution of contact or billing. The personal data of users can be communicated to third parties who provide service activities relating to IT tools, including this site, as well as third parties who carry out data analysis activities for statistical purposes or warehouses, shipping and transport activities; In any case, within the limit of the purposes of the treatment described above. This communication can be made both towards subjects allocated on the national territory, and towards subjects allocated abroad in countries belonging to the European Union or foreign to it. The data may also be communicated to third parties in charge of the maintenance of the site by the owner, always under his supervision. For example, as part of the order, we will investigate third parties (such as Corriere, Logistica, Banks) who receive the data necessary to carry out the ordination and the assignment. In any case, the services of services that we in charge can use the data only for the purpose of fulfilling their task.

6.2- Using your data for advertising purposes

In addition to carrying out your purchases at Food in Sicily Di Sordo Filippo, we also use your data to continuously improve your purchasing experience; In order to communicate with you on your purchases, as well as on certain marketing products or offers and to recommend products or services that may interest you.

For this purpose, we use existing information such as, for example, confirmation and reading of email, information on the appliance/final device used by you, the Internet connection, the operating system and the platform, date and time of the visit to the site, or The products you have examined as also information, which we receive from you (including information generated or transmitted automatically). We also use the historical data of your orders.

You can oppose you at any time in a complete or for individual measures to use your personal data for advertising purposes by simply by sending a communication in textual form to the contact data referred to in no. 2, for example by email.

6.3- Using your data for other marketing purposes

- Newsletter (we use the email address you have provided)

- Advertising on banner (they are advertisements that we insert on third party sites. In general this takes place through the use of so -called cookies or pixels. Our goal consists in making our advertising proposal more interesting and useful for you, therefore within Of the advertising on banner you will mainly see products that you have already examined on our pages or products that are similar to those you are interested in (the so -called retargeting). As part of the advertising on banners, we operate exclusively with pseudonymized data; cookies do not contain Information in text readable on your data (such as name or email address)

- Recommendations of products by email (if you have purchased on our site or subscribed to the newsletter, we could periodically send you communications via email to report products or promotions that could be of your interest, also based on your previous purchases)

If you later want to receive our newsletter or recommendations of products via email anymore, you can oppose you at any time simply by sending communication in textual form to the contact data referred to in no. 2, for example by email. Of course, each edition of the newsletter also contains a link to cancel the registration and give up the subsequent sending.

7. Protection of minors privacy

Our website is aimed at a generic public, however its services are intended for people aged 18 or over 18 years. Food in Sicily does not require, collects, uses and deliberately disseminates personal data provided by people under the age of 18 online. If "FS" learns that he has collected a minor data, he will delete them immediately.

In the event that the user does not have the age required, he is asked not to register or proceed with the online purchase, and to ask an adult (or their parents or guardian) to perform the necessary procedures.

8. Storm, accessibility and transfer of personal data

The processing of personal data collected through the Food in Sicily website takes place mainly using electronic or web -based means, including web analysis services hosted by servers of suppliers operating both within the European Union and outside it.

Personal data are entered in the centralized database and made safe by Food in Sicily Di Sortino Filippo located in Italy.

Access to personal data will only be allowed to authorized e-commerce personnel (for example, to digital and computer marketing staff, sales, administration), according to the actual need to know this information and using access control tools On several levels. This staff undertaken to comply with the confidentiality obligations and was expressly designated responsible for the treatment, as required by current law.

The staff received a specific training and is required to comply with the confidentiality obligations.

If Food in Sicily must transfer personal data abroad in order to pursue the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy, even where the legislation on personal data differs from that applicable in the country where the user is located, the same will adopt Measures to ensure that these communications take place in accordance with European standards on data protection or to other local standards used in the country where data is collected, so that your data remain safe and reserved.

9. Security and confidentiality of personal data

Food in Sicily has implemented suitable measures aimed at protecting your personal data from accidental loss and unauthorized access, use, modification and dissemination. With us your personal data are safely transmitted through encryption. We use the TLS (Transport Layer Security) coding system or SSL (Secure Socket Layer).

We protect our web pages and other systems with extreme attention by means of technical measures against the loss, destruction, access, tampering or dissemination of your data by unauthorized people.

Although Food in Sicily has implemented the aforementioned security measures, you must know that it is not possible to guarantee 100%safety. Therefore, provided your personal data at your risk and, to the maximum extent allowed by current law, Food in Sicily will in no way be responsible for their dissemination due to errors, omissions or unauthorized actions of third parties during or after their transmission. In this regard, we also recommend that you keep your username and password reserved to access the account and periodically change your password.

In the unlikely eventuality in which Food in Sicily believes that the security of your personal data in your possession or under your control has been or may have been compromised, will inform you of the incident according to the methods provided for by the current law, using the methods from It prescribed (by providing Food in Sicily your email address, consent to receive such communications in electronic format through this email address).

10- Rights of the interested parties

Pursuant to the European Regulation 679/2016 (GDPR) and the national legislation, the user can, according to the methods and within the limits provided for by current legislation, exercise the following rights:

- request confirmation of the existence of personal data concerning him (right of access);
- know its origin;
- receive intelligible communication;
- have information about the logic, methods and purposes of the treatment;
- request its updating, rectification, integration, cancellation (oblivion), the transformation into anonymous form, the blocking of data processed in violation of the law, including those no longer necessary to pursue the purposes for which they were collected;
- in cases of treatment based on consent, to receive only the cost of any support, its data provided to the owner, in structured form and readable by a data processor and in a format commonly used by an electronic device;
- the right to submit a complaint to the control authority (Privacy Guarantor - link to the Guarantor page);
- as well as, more generally, exercise all the rights that are recognized by the current provisions of the law.
- Right to accuracy, at any time you can ask to update your data so that they are always correct.

Requests should be addressed to the data controller.
In the event that the data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests, however, the rights of interested parties are guaranteed (except the right to portability that is not provided for by the rules), in particular the right of opposition to the treatment that can be exercised by sending one request to the data controller.

Registered users may at any time exercise directly and personally the rights of consultation, updating, adjustment and integration of their personal data, deletion, anonymization and portability through the page of their personal profile (account), in any case all requests are subordinated to the obligations in force of the law and the conservation of the documents imposed on Food in Sicily.

11. Data retention

Personal data will be kept for the duration of the commercial relationship and for all the time necessary to pursue the purposes described in this Privacy Policy (for example, where you are registered with a newsletter, for the duration of this registration, or where you have an account user, until the same closure). After this period, your personal data will be kept only to comply with the legal and regulatory obligations (for example, for 10 years, in the case of accounting purposes; for the duration of the obligation of mandatory conservation, in the case of tax purposes; etc. .) or to allow Food in Sicily to maintain a test of their respective rights and obligations.
Personal data relating to information on purchases of which the processing is carried out for profiling and marketing purposes will be kept for a limited period, in line with the term allowed by current law, and, upon expiry of this term, will be deleted or anonymous in permanent way.

12- Cookies policy

12.1 Definition and function of cookies

What are cookies? A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your PC, tablet, smartphone or other terminal (hereinafter, the "device") when accessing our web page.

Cookies allow us to memorize and recover information on your navigation habits or on the device from which to access anonymously and, depending on the information they contain, if you are previously registered, to recognize yourself as a user or customer.

The information we get refers to the number of pages you visit, to the language, to the place from which you access the number of new users, to the frequency and repetitiveness of the visits, the duration of the visit, to the browser or the device through which you connect or perform the application.

12.2 types of cookies used by this website

a) Technical cookies: these are cookies necessary for navigation as they allow correct use of the site and its full functionality. They include cookies that allow the creation of a personalized account, the execution of access, the display of the content in the language chosen at each access, recognizing which nation the user connects (and remembering this setting in the future accesses), and the management of orders. These cookies are strictly necessary for the functioning of the site and their deactivation could affect their experience and the success of navigation. In particular, we use technical cookies for the following purposes:
- for the management of dynamic web pages, for the geographical identification of users and for the management of the data of the last access;
- to ensure the correct functioning of the web pages;
- for the functioning of the form;
- for the management of data relating to amounts and products of orders

b) Analytical cookies: used to collect information on the number of users and how they visit the site. For example:
- Google Analytics: the site uses the Google Analytics tool to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site itself. This tool uses third -party technical cookies for its operation. Information on the treatment of privacy by Google are available at the following link: Cookies Used by Google Analytics, Collection and use of these data are available at the following Link: The following link is also available to deny consent to the use of third parties of Google Analytics:

c) third -party profiling cookies for marketing/retargeting: they are the cookies of third -party companies that allow the collection of information on the user to allow a more specific and/or personalized promotional communication to the user. They include cookies relating to the insertion on the sites of advertising banners relating to third -party companies or to the products chosen or viewed by the user, or products related or similar. These cookies can be deactivated without preventing correct navigation on the sites, however their deactivation involves receiving promotional messages that may not be of interest for the user. For more information on the profiling cookies currently installed in the user terminal, review the privacy information of third parties and change the preferences expressed, users can consult the page

12.3 Web analysis, retargeting and log files

Food in Sicily at each access on its website records log files that allow us to solve any system errors or to identify and fight any illicit access. These files that are stored on our server contains data sent by your browser are containing: date and time of the call, name of the site referred to, IP address, refferrer-URL, quantity of data transmitted, the version of the browser used.

In addition, to improve and optimize our site, we use tracking technologies. Specifically Google (Universal) Analytics, a web analysis service offered by Google Inc. ( that allows an analysis of the use of the website on your part, such as the so -called cookies, text files which are stored on your computer. The information created on the use of the website as a rule is transferred to a Google server located in the USA and stored there. In the case of the activation of IP anonymization on this website in the EU Member States and in the other signatory states of the agreement on the European Economic Space, your IP address is shortened before its transmission. Only in exceptional cases the complete IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA. The anonymized IP address transmitted by your Google Analytics browser is not combined with other Google data. You can prevent the detection and transmission of data created by cookies and inherent in your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google as well as their dissemination via Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: HTTP : // HL = it.

Finally we use we use the technology of retargeting and advertising via banners through third party services that insert cookies on our site. These are the following companies:
- DoubleClick by Google, Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA;
- Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA;

12.4 Authorization, blocking and cancellation of cookies

If you wish, you can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device through the browser options installed on your PC or by the privacy options of the device from which you make visits. There are many different browsers: each different browsers (and in some cases even each different version of the same browser) has its own procedure for the cancellation of cookies. The preferences relating to cookies must be set separately for each used browser, since the features and options offered may vary. It is therefore recommended to visit the support pages of your browser to get more information.
For example, you can find information on how to block cookies if you use these browsers:
Firefox from
Chrome from
Explorer from
Safari from
Opera by

In the event that the installation of cookies is not allowed in the browser, it is possible that you cannot access any of the sections of our website. We invite you to accept the use of cookies when entering our website to make sure all the functions are available.

12.5 Terms and SMS conditions:
Activate marketing via SMS and notifications occur by entering your phone number on the payment page and initializing a purchase, registering through a registration form or writing a keyword. By activating marketing notifications via SMS, the following terms and conditions are accepted:
Understand and accept that consent is not a condition for any purchase.
Understand and accept that your phone number, name and purchase information will be shared with our SMS Consistent Cart marketing platform, created by Cartkit Inc, a company based in Atlanta, GA, USA.
Understand and accept that the data collected will be used for sending notifications (such as the abandoned trolley reminder) and targeted marketing messages. When sending SMS messages, your phone number will be passed to our SMS delivery partner to complete the delivery of the message.
Understand and accept that if you want to cancel the registration to the reception of further SMS marketing and notifications messages, reply with stop to any message sent by us.
Understand and accept that other methods of renunciation, such as the use of alternative words, will not be a reasonable means to refuse.
Understand and accept that rates of messages and data could be applied during the reception of SMS messages.

13- Updates and communications

Food in Sicily, reserves the right to change, modify, add or delete parts of this Privacy Policy at any time, publishing the revised version on this page and updating the date of the "last modification" indicated below. It is your responsibility to review the Privacy Policy from time to time to become aware of any changes made. In some cases, you may receive an email with the communication of privacy changes or you may receive a warning on your account. By accepting this revised Privacy Policy for clicking on the "Accept" button present in this email or in the communication published on the account page (where provided to comply with current regulations), completing a purchase on our site after the revision of the privacy information , that is, otherwise, using or by sending information to the website after publication of the revised privacy information, this revised privacy information accepted. Following the changes, where required by current legislation, your data will not be the subject of processing without your explicit consent.


Last modification: this information comes into force from 24-05-2020

For any information please contact us at the following address: info @ FoodinSicily. IT