- A Cooperative and a Group
- Working for agricultural progress
- Acting responsibly
Limagrain undertakes that the collection and processing of your data complies with the European Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament with regard to the protection of persona data. Limagrain is committed to collecting and processing data of a personal nature of third parties only for specific and legitimate use and in accordance with the purpose of processing operations. Only useful and necessary information will be kept with regard to the objectives pursued.
In addition, with regards to the processing of personal data, Limagrain undertakes to comply with the laws of those countries in which it operates, such as those laws relating to the principle of time limits for data storage, the right of consultation, of rectification, portability, deletion or opposition to data processing.
Limagrain guarantees the security, confidentiality and integrity of personal data of third parties.
To ensure the protection of personal data, Limagrain has appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO), who ensures, in an independent manner, that an organization applies the laws protecting individuals’ personal data. If you have any questions regarding the protection of personal data, you can send an e-mail to: GDPR[at]limagrain.com.
We invite you to visit the CNIL website https://www.cnil.fr to familiarize yourself with the concept of personal data.
2- Personal data we collect from you
Personal data that Limagrain collects on its website is used for managing our relationship with you and the processing of your request.
We collect information by which you may be personally identified directly from you when you provide it to us and/or when we collect automatically.
Limagrain is committed to collecting and processing data of a personal nature of third parties only for specific and legitimate use and in accordance with the purpose of processing operations.
You will find in the table below all the personal information that we may collect regarding your use of the Website. We will inform you about :
|The purpose of the processing||Type of data||The legal basis of the processing||Retention period||Recipients of the personal data|
|Personal data collected via “Contact”||Your name
Your message, when it contains personal data
|Limagrain use his legitimate interest as the legal basis for processing your data. This information is used to enable us to respond to or following up on your comments, queries or questions.||Limagrain will hold on to “Contact” data for as long as it is necessary to enable us to deal with the matter relating to that communication. Once your matter has been dealt with, we will delete your personal data within six (6) months.||In order to answer to your request, the Communication Direction is required to access your information. Regarding your request, your information may be transferred within Group Limagrain. This transfer will only be proportionate to the persons authorized to know your data.|
|Personal data collected via “Candidate profile”||Your name
Your birth date
Your country of residence
Your phone number
|Limagrain use his legitimate interest for processing your personal data.||Limagrain will hold on to data relating to the site https://talent.limagrain.com/ for twelve (12) months after your last modification.||The Human Resources Department is required know of your information via https://talent.limagrain.com/.
Regarding your application, your information may be transferred to other departments, in particular the department for which you are applying.
|Personal data collected to access the Limagrain media library area||Your Name
Your first name
Your email address
Your phone number
|Limagrain use his legitimate interest for processing your personal data.||The personal data you provide us with via the press area are kept until you unsubscribe, or from 3 years after the last contact.||The External Relations Department is required to take note of your personal data when you request identifiers to access the Limagrain media library.|
|The personal data collected via the page "Exchange with our experts”.||Your Name
Your first name
Your email address
The following data may also be collected on a voluntary basis:
Data relating to your work experience and studies
Profile information, including your current professional position, advice and achievements
A profile picture
|Limagrain processes your personal data on the legal basis of consent.||Accounts will be deleted from the PathMotion servers after a period of inactivity of 3 years from your last connection.||The company PathMotion is also data controller for the processing and your personal data.
We may collect information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns automatically as you navigate through the Site. Information collected automatically may include the following types of information:
You can modify your choices regarding the deposit of cookies directly via the Cookie Management Panel.
3- Retention period
Limagrain will not hold your personal information for any purpose or purposes for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes we collect it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
4- The storage of your personal data
While we are committed to keeping your personal information secure, the transmission of information online via the internet is not completely secure.
We will do our best to protect your personal information, but information provided is at your sole risk.
5- The recipients of your personal data
The recipients of your personal data are limited exclusively to the people who have a need to know such information to perform their responsibilities.
Therefore, are likely to know your personal data:
Limagrain is an international group and may transfer your personal data within the Group.
Therefore, Limagrain undertakes to carry out these transfers with appropriate guarantees, as provided by Article 46 of the Data Protection Regulation 2016/679.
6- Security of your personal data
Limagrain ensure your data remains secure and confidential, including certain processing carried out by subcontractors.
For this purpose, the appropriate technical and organizational measures are in place to prevent the loss, misuse, alteration and deletion of your personal data. These measures are adapted according to its level of sensitivity.
Due to the nature of information technologies, we cannot assure you against a malicious attack on data (including personal data) such as those using unknown vulnerabilities. Nevertheless, we are committed notifying you without undue delay after becoming aware of it.
7- Your rights regarding your personal data
Limagrain collect your personal data. Data protection legislation provides you with certain rights when it comes to the processing of your information. These rights are:
You can find further information on your data protection rights from the ICO at https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-data-protection/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/
In order to exercise these rights, please contact the following address: GDPR[at]limagrain.com or by post at:
Vilmorin & Cie
Data Protection Officer
We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. However, if you’re not happy with how we collect or process your information and after contacting us, you can also make a complaint to the French administrative authority on Personal Data (www.cnil.fr). However, if you are located in an European country you can also file your complaint at your local personal data authority.
Last update 06/07/2020