As of July 8, 2020

When delivering products and in contact with customers, MELINAVA processes personal data. Your privacy is important to MELINAVA. MELINAVA adheres to data protection law. This means that your personal data is safe with us and we always use it correctly. In this privacy policy we explain what we do with personal data that we receive from you. If you have any questions or want to know exactly what we keep for you, please contact MELINAVA.

Processing purposes

MELINAVA processes your personal data for the following purposes:

creating your website account;

processing an order;

delivery of your order;

sending emails with offers;

processing questions via the contact form;

processing questions to customer service.

  1. Your account

During the ordering process you must first register. You will then have to provide personal information. You will receive a user account where you can log in to view, change and / or delete data. We use your name, address, phone number, email address, IP address, billing address and payment information. We need this information in the context of the contract we conclude with you. We store this information until you delete your user account, we also store this information so that you do not have to fill in everything all the time and we can contact you more easily if necessary. You can change your account information at any time or you can opt out of your account.

  1. Order processing

When you place an order with us, we use your personal data for proper processing of the order. We can then pass on your personal data to our delivery service to deliver the order to you. We also receive information about your payment from your bank or credit card company. For this purpose we use your payment details, name and address, IP address, e-mail address, telephone number and billing address. We are legally obliged to do so. We keep this information until your order is completed and seven years later (legal retention).

  1. Contact form

You can ask us questions via the contact form. When using the contact form, we ask for your customer details (email address, telephone number, name, address and customer number). We keep this information until we are sure that you are satisfied with our response, and for up to six months afterwards. This way we have the information at hand for follow-up questions. It also allows us to train our customer service to get even better.

  1. Customer service

Our customer service is available by phone and e-mail. To help you quickly with questions, we use your data and make notes that we keep. Handy if you contact us again. Details of the conversation and / or an email exchange with you will be recorded. In this way you help us to analyze and improve our services.

Our service providers

We work with certain companies that can receive your personal data from us. With the exception of the partners described above, we will under no circumstances pass on your personal data to other companies or institutions, unless we are legally obliged to do so (for example, by order of the police in the event of a suspected crime).


Cookies are very small text files used by websites, which your browser stores on your computer. These cookies can provide us, or sometimes a third party, with certain information.

Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. This category mainly includes session cookies, which store a so-called session ID that helps link various requests from your browser to the same session. This allows your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. Session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.

Persistent cookies are deleted automatically after a specified duration, which can vary depending on the cookie. Unlike transient cookies, they are not automatically deleted when you close your browser. However, you can delete these cookies at any time through your browser's security settings.

Cookies that are essential for providing a service explicitly requested by the user ("necessary cookies") are processed by us as part of our legitimate interest in providing and operating the website, according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. We currently use the following necessary cookie required for the website's operation:

  1. MELINAVA_COOKIE_CONSENT; Purpose: Recording the user’s consent; Storage period: 1 year
  2. referer; Purpose: Saves the referring website address if it exists to track user navigation and optimize user experience; Storage period: 1 month

Information may be stored on, or accessed from, your device that is not strictly necessary for providing a service explicitly requested by the user. This storage or access only occurs if you provide your consent. You will find details about the type of information, the purpose of processing, how long the information is stored, and potential recipients of the data later in this privacy policy.

You can configure your browser to either reject cookies altogether or to accept only certain cookies. You can also revoke any consent given for the processing of data via cookies at any time by deleting the relevant cookies directly through your browser's settings. You can learn more about how to do this in your browser's help system. If your browser rejects all cookies, you may not be able to use all the functions of this website.

You can view and adjust your cookie storage settings at any time by clicking on the following link:

The security of personal data

The security of personal data is very important to us.

To protect your privacy, we take the following measures:

Upon receipt, the data is stored in a separate, protected system - we take physical measures such as locks and safes to protect access to the systems in which personal data is stored - we use secure connections (Secure Sockets Layer or SSL), which store all information between you and our website when your personal information is entered.

Changes to this privacy policy

We will update this data protection statement if necessary. Therefore, always pay attention to the above date and check regularly for new versions. We will do our best to post changes separately.

Inspection, modification and deletion of your data

If you have any questions or want to know what personal data we have stored about you, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can also request us to change or delete your data. If we process your personal data on the basis of your consent, you can always withdraw your consent, after which we will stop the processing.

Always be clear about who you are so that we can be sure we are correcting or removing information from the right person.

File a complaint

If you think that we are not helping you in the right way, you have the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority, the Maltese Data Protection Authority.

If you have any questions after reading this privacy policy, you can contact us here: [email protected]


In order to offer you Klarna’s payment methods, we might in the checkout pass your personal data in the form of contact and order details to Klarna, in order for Klarna to assess whether you qualify for their payment methods and to tailor those payment methods for you. Your personal data transferred is processed in line with Klarna’s own privacy notice.