ME Group International plc (‘ME Group UK’), formerly Photo-Me International Plc, is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the ME Group International Web site and also governs data collection and usage in our UK and European Union offices from 1 January 2021. By using the ME Group International website, you understand that it is in our legitimate business interests to process relevant personal data to enable us to provide you with our services.
Our Site is owned and operated by KIS SAS based in Grenoble, France, and which is a subsidiary of ME Group International plc, a public limited company registered in England under company number 00735438. Registered address: Unit 3B, Blenheim Road, Epsom, KT19 9AP
Main trading address: Unit 3B, Blenheim Road, Epsom, KT19 9AP
VAT number:. GB212029713
Data Protection Lead Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telephone number: 01372 453399
Postal address: Unit 3B, Blenheim Road, Epsom, KT19 9AP.
Collection of your personal information
ME Group International collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. ME Group International also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your post code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by ME Group International. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by ME Group International for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the ME Group International Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through ME Group International public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: ME Group International does not read any of your private online communications.
ME Group International encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from ME Group International so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. ME Group International is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the ME Group International and ME Group International family of Web sites.
Use of your personal information
ME Group International collects and uses your personal information to operate the ME Group International Web site and deliver the services you have requested.
ME Group International also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from ME Group International and its affiliates. ME Group International may also contact you by way of surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
ME Group International does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.ME Group International may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, ME Group International may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to ME Group International, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
ME Group International does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
ME Group International keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within ME Group International, in order to determine what ME Group International services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising withinME Group International to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
ME Group International Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on ME Group International or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of ME Group International; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of ME Group International, or the public.
This Personal Data Policy defines how your Personal Data is collected and processed via the following:
This Personal Data Policy also states the rights you have with respect to your Personal Data that are collected and processed via the Site, the Application and the Services.
The Photomaton firm manages the processing of the Personal Data collected via the site, the Application and the Services. Main offices are located at 4, rue de la Croix Faron 93217 La Plaine Saint Denis Cedex.
Photomaton collects personal data in compliance with EU Regulation 2016/679 of the European Parliament and Council on data protection and privacy for all individuals with respect to the processing of the personal data and the free circulation of that data (hereinafter referred to as the “GDPR”), and Act n°78-17 of 6 January 1978 in its latest version in effect (hereinafter referred to as ‘Applicable Regulation on Personal Data Protection’).
The terms ‘personal data’, ‘processing’, ‘processing manager’, ‘sub-contractor’, ‘Supervisory Authority Concerned’ have the meaning defined in Article 4 of the European General Data Protection Regulation.
ME Group International collects personal data in compliance with the retained EU law version of the General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679) (the “UK GDPR”), as it forms part of the law of England and Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland by virtue of section 3 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, the Data Protection Act 2018, the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 as amended, and any successor legislation.
The main UK office of ME Group International is located at Unit 3B, Blenheim Road, Epsom, KT19 9AP, United Kingdom.
The UK Supervisory Authority is The Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House,
Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF, United Kingdom.
Within the scope of the use of the Site, the Application and the Services proposed, we request that you give us certain personal data (‘Personal Data’):
You will be asked for the following data: Last name, first name, photograph, signature, e-mail address ….
We do not collect any Personal Data when you use the photos and printing Services such as the Photomaton booths, except for your bank data when you pay for the use of this Service by bank card.
In order to be able to use the MoneyGram money transfer service, you must create an account using the MoneyGram terminal or the Photomaton Money dedicated Application. To create an account, you will be asked to provide the following data: telephone number, ID document…
You will also be able to state the name of your company.
If you do not provide us with the necessary Personal Data, we will not be able to provide you with access to the Site or to the Application, to create your account and/or to give you the Service(s) requested.
Your last name, first name, e-mail address, telephone number, address, postal code, country,
You give us this data when you want to:
We collect information on your visits to the site and on your use to help us directly and indirectly identify you, such as: your IP address and your geographic location, type of browser used, your domain name, date and time of your connection, the source that sent you to us and the Web sites visited before visiting us.
Based on your use of the Site, Application, and/or Services, we process your Personal Data for the following purposes and on the following legal grounds:
The Personal Data that we collect is provided as follows:
These recipients are subjected to strict confidentiality and security obligations and shall have access to the Personal Data for reasons limited to the processing purposes stated above.
Assuming that we work with sub-contractors, we inform you that we give strict instructions to the sub-contractors with whom we work in written contracts and we request that they do not use your Personal Data for any other purposes than those for which your Personal Data were collected initially. We also impose strict obligations on them with respect to data confidentiality, security, access management, restricted use of data and restitution or deletion of data in compliance with the requirements of the applicable legislation and the contract we undertook with you.
Any communication of Personal Data shall be done in compliance with the applicable legislation on protection of Personal Data and with the European Data Protection Regulation so as to guarantee the security, integrity and confidentiality of your personal data.
In compliance with your choices in this area, you may receive special offers and commercial offers that could be of interest to you.
You can, at any time, choose to no longer receive such commercial messages by using the Unsubscribe link in the message or, using the Smartphone or tablet settings for push notifications, or by writing to the address stated in the last paragraph below
Your Personal Data is kept for the duration of the commercial relationship and for the time required for the purposes described in this Personal Data Policy:
Beyond these periods, your Personal Data shall be kept for the applicable legally required periods to enable us to comply with our regulatory or legal obligation, or to enable us to establish proof of a right or a contract.
Photomaton implements the appropriate technical and organisational measures to guarantee the security, integrity and confidentiality of your Personal Data and to prevent unauthorised access to this data and to the equipment used for its processing and to prevent non-authorised use of this Data and this equipment.
In compliance with the legislation that applies to data protection and to the European Data Protection Regulation and the UK Data Protection Regulation you have the following rights relating to the protection of your Personal Data:
This is the case, for example, where:
If Photomaton has communicated your Personal Data to third parties, those third parties shall be informed of the erasure, if that is required by law.
Please note that your right to erasure is subject to restrictions. Photomaton shall not be responsible, for example for erasing your Personal Data that are stored in compliance with the legally-required periods or where Photomaton needs them to exercise its rights, carry out and defend legal proceedings. This is excluded from your right to erasure.
Where processing of the data has been restricted, such data shall only be processed, with the exception of storage, with your consent, or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims or for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of important public interest of the European Union or of a Member State or the United Kingdom.
If you wish to exercise your rights as an EU citizen please send a request to do so by email to the following address: email@example.com
If you wish to exercise your rights as a UK citizen, please send a request to do so by email to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that for security reasons related to the need to verify the identity of any person sending a request, you may be requested to provide additional information so as to verify your identity when you exercise your rights.
During your use of the Site and the Application, cookies and other similar technologies that we shall refer to generally by the generic term of ‘cookies’ can be placed on your device.
What types of cookies are used?
Our Site and our Application use the following cookies:
How do you disable cookies?
If you wish to disable the cookies on our Applications, you must uninstall the relevant Application and reinstall it without clicking on ‘OK’. The banner will continue to display on the Application while you are browsing. Be careful, it is important to understand that when you disable the cookies, your use of our Application is not optimal and you will not have access to some zones of the Application.
Modification of the Personal Data Policy
If this Policy is modified, an updated Policy will be posted on our Sites and Applications and where necessary, we will take appropriate measures to ensure you are aware of the latest version of the Policy.
Security of your personal information
ME Group International secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. ME Group International secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.