Privacy Policy

1. General Statement

We take your privacy very seriously and we are committed to protecting it. We believe that you should easily know what personal data we collect and use, as well as to understand your rights in respect of your personal data.

This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) explains our policies and practices regarding how we collect, use, and disclose the personal data that we collect through our platform.

We recommend that you read this Privacy Policy carefully as it provides important information about your personal data.

This Privacy Policy is designed so that you can easily reach the section you are interested in.

You can print or ask the complete text of our Privacy Policy by emailing

2.Who We Are

Giftshopist, "we" "us" and “our” refer to Bond Pazarlama LTD. STİ,  as the controllers of your personal data, except otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy.

  • -    Bond Pazarlama LTD STİ established in Istanbul, Turkey at the address of Gayrettepe mah, Yankı sok. No:7B, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey.

Our contact email is

3. What personal data do we collect and how is it collected?

Personal data is information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. For example, it may include an individual’s name, address and phone number.

We may collect personal data either directly from you, for example when you purchase a product in our website) or indirectly (for example from your electronic devices that interact with our websites, electronic forms or mobile applications (“Digital Platforms”)). 

3.1.     Information you provide directly to us

You may provide us with information:
-    When you create an account online store; 
-    When you subscribe to our newsletter;
-    When you use our Digital Platforms;
-    When you purchase products or services on our Digital Platforms 
-    When you contact our customer-services.

Depending on what you provide us with, such information may include:
-    Your identity (including your first name, last name, image);
-    Your contact details (including your postal address(es), email address(es), phone number(s));
-    Your personal status (including your title);
-    Your purchases and repairs (including purchase history, order details);
-    Your preferences (including your size);
-    Certain payment information (including billing information, payment type);
-    Other information you may provide by filling forms or by contacting us (including your feedbacks, or other communications with us which may include health data relating to possible adverse reactions to our cosmetic products). 

We will inform you when your information is required in order to process your request, to respond to your queries or to provide you with our products and services. If you do not provide this information, then it may delay or prevent us from processing your request, responding to your query or providing products or services to you. 

We hope to ensure that the personal data we possess are accurate at all times and therefore we encourage you to update your information in case any changes have occurred. We also may ask you to update your information from time to time.

We recommend that you only provide the data requested or necessary for your query, with the exception of any sensitive information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, data concerning health, sex life or sexual orientation. 


4. Why do we collect your personal data and how do we use it?

We collect and use your personal data based on one or many of the following legal basis: 
-    we have obtained your prior consent (for example, when you subscribe to our newsletter). Please note that for this specific legal basis, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time (see below “What rights do you have on your personal data?”);
-    the processing is necessary in connection with any contract between Giftshopist and you (for example, when you make a purchase);
-    we have a legitimate interest in carrying out the processing and that legitimate interest is not overridden by your interests, fundamental rights, or freedoms (for example, to prevent payment fraud);
-    we have to process your personal data to comply with applicable laws and regulations.

Depending on the context, we may use your personal data in order to: 
-    provide you with the products or services you requested;
-    conduct checks to identify you and verify your identity;
-    send you Promotional Communications - with your prior consent (see section “Promotional Communications”);
-    provide you after-sale services and manage refunds;
-    respond to your queries, suggestions and requests, including your data subjects’ rights exercises;;
-    manage complaints and litigation;
-    manage the events you registered and/or participated in;
-    to detect, prevent and fight against any fraudulent or illegal activity, including to protect your transactions from payment fraud, to act against counterfeiting and against the resale of our products in violation of our terms and conditions of sale and/or outside our distribution network
-    protect you, employees and other individuals in our stores as well as our property;
-    manage the stock of certain types of rare products to allow a fair allocation of the products we sell;
-    monitor and improve our Digital Platforms;
-    conduct statistical analysis, in particular to adapt our product offer (including the use of your nationality after anonymization);
-    improve our products and services;
-    respect our legal obligation, including providing information to regulatory bodies when legally required, in particular to comply with our legal obligations in terms of cosmetovigilance, prevention and the fight against fraud, money laundering and the financing of terrorism.

5. Promotional Communications (newsletter, invitations, etc.)

With your express prior consent (usually obtained by ticking a specific box in a form), you may receive information concerning offers, services, products or events sent by 

We rely on your consent to process the personal data you provide to us for this purpose. Therefore, if you no longer wish to receive such information, you can withdraw your consent at any time.

We may ask you to confirm or update your preferences regarding Promotional Communications if you instruct us to provide further products and/or services in the future, or if there are changes in the law, regulation, or the structure of our business.

6. How long do we keep your personal data?

Your personal data are processed for the period necessary for the purposes for which they have been collected, to comply with legal and regulatory obligations and for the duration of any period necessary to establish, exercise or defend any legal rights.

In order to determine the most appropriate retention periods for your personal data, we have specifically considered the amount, nature and sensitivity of your personal data, the reasons for which we collected your personal data, the service you deserve and expect from us together with the applicable legal requirements.

7. How do we disclose and transfer your personal data?

We may disclose your personal data only to the parties indicated below and for the following reasons: 

-   We disclose your personal data to Gitshopist employees that need to have access to your personal data and are authorized to process them in order to achieve the aforementioned purposes and who are committed to confidentiality. 

-    We may also disclose personal data to third-party providers acting on behalf of Giftshopist and approved by Giftshopist.
All such processing is based on our prior instructions set out in a binding contract that is compliant with the requirements of applicable law. Such disclosures are made for different purposes including:
o    IT development and support;
o    Hosting and carrying out marketing and business studies and marketing campaigns;
o    Verifying your information, authenticating payments and processing orders and payments, to third parties that provide credit reporting, payment or order fulfilment services;
o    Delivery services
o    Data quality management services (standardization, deduplication…)...
These providers are committed to confidentiality and are not permitted to use your personal data for any other purposes. We also require them to use appropriate security measures to protect your personal data. 

Part of those service providers are located outside of your country, notably outside the EU. We have taken steps to ensure all personal data is provided with adequate protection and that all transfers of personal data, including outside the EU are done lawfully.

To obtain a copy of the relevant adequate safeguards, you can send us your request using the details in Section “Contact us?” below.

-    We may be required by the binding requirements of an applicable law, or for the purposes of responding to legal proceedings or other lawful requests to disclose your personal data to authorities or third parties. 

-    We may also disclose or otherwise process your personal data, in accordance with applicable law, to defend our legitimate interests (for example, in civil or criminal legal proceedings). For example, we may disclose such personal data as necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against a person or entity who may be violating our Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use, or who may be causing injury to, or interfering with, other users of our Digital Platforms. 


8. How do we protect your personal data?

All your personal data is strictly confidential and will only be accessible, on a need-to-know basis, to duly authorized personnel of Hermès and other entities of the Hermès Group and third providers acting on our behalf with appropriate technical and organizational security safeguards.

The Giftshopist has implemented security measures to protect your personal data against unauthorized access and use. We follow appropriate security procedures in the storage and disclosure of your personal data so as to prevent unauthorized access by third parties and to prevent your data being accidentally lost. We limit those who access your personal data to those who have a genuine business need to access it.  Those who do access your data will be subject to a duty of confidentiality towards Giftshopist

We also require those parties to whom we transfer your personal data to comply with the same. However, unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. So, we cannot ensure the security of your personal data transmitted by you to us via the internet. Any such transmission is at your own risk and you acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible for any unauthorized use, distribution, damage or destruction of Your Information, except to the extent we are required to accept such responsibility under the law. Once we have received your personal data, we will use the security measures abovementioned.

9. What rights do you have on your personal data?

In accordance with the applicable data protection laws, you can, at any time, request access, rectification, erasure and portability of your personal data or restrict and object to the processing of your personal data. A summary of these rights is provided below:

Your right of access: the right to be provided with a copy of your personal data.

Your right to rectification: the right to require us to correct any mistakes in your data or to complete your information.

Your right to be forgotten: the right to require us to delete your personal data — in certain situations.

Your right to restriction of processing: the right to require us to restrict processing of your personal data — in certain circumstances, for example if you contest the accuracy of the data.

Your right to data portability: the right to receive the personal information you provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and/or transmit that data to a third party — in certain situations.

Your right to object to processing: the right to object:
—    at any time to your personal data being processed for direct marketing;
—    in certain other situations to our continued processing of your personal information, eg processing carried out for the purpose of our legitimate interests.

When the processing of your personal data is based on your consent, you may at any time decide to withdraw it. If your consent is withdrawn, it won’t affect the processing of your personal data based on other legal bases, such as fulfilling your orders and storing your order data as required by applicable law. 

If you no longer wish to receive our marketing/promotional information, we remind you that you may withdraw your consent to direct marketing at any time directly from the unsubscribe link included in each electronic promotional message we send to you. If you do so, we will promptly update our databases, and will take all reasonable steps to meet your request at the earliest possible opportunity, but we may continue to contact you to the extent necessary for the purposes of any products or services you have requested.

10. How to contact us?

In issues relating to your account, to withdraw your consent, to ask general questions or to lodge a complaint, please contact our Customer Service:

- By email:
- By phone: +90 532 2306482 
- By mail: Gayrettepe Mah, Yankı sok. No:7B , Besiktas/Istanbul/TURKEY