Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

About Lofoten Seaweed and Your Personal Data

The Lofoten Seaweed Privacy Policy was updated on March 26th, 2020.

This Privacy Policy replaces all previous versions before this date.

Your privacy is important to Lofoten Seaweed so we’ve developed a Privacy Policy that covers how we collect and use, your personal information.

This Privacy Policy applies to all users of our web pages during their navigation for every connection. (the website) is owned by Lofoten Seaweed Company. Throughout this Privacy Policy, the terms “Lofoten Seaweed”, “we”, “us”, “our” means Lofoten Seaweed.

Our Privacy Policy will :

  • Explain the right you have over your personal information we hold about you
  • Define how Lofoten Seaweed collects information about you
  • Help you to understand how Lofoten Seaweed will use this information
  • Define the Third parties

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully:
By accessing the website, you confirm to have understood and agreed to this.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or comment concerning this Privacy Policy, please contact us :

The Data controller in charge of this Privacy Policy is Angelita Eriksen.

Lofoten Seaweed is also committed to securing your data and keeping it confidential, due to which it always ensures that the processing of personal data is secure and lawful, and only uses this information for expressly stated and legitimate purposes, in accordance with applicable legislation (GDPR).

In Lofoten Seaweed company, only authorized persons have access to the information you provide. We ensure that the processing of personal data is executed securely.

Your Rights

As a rule, you have the right to access, correct and delete personal data that Lofoten Seaweed has collected about you.

Privacy protection regulations, in certain situations, entitle you to demand restrictions on processing, to object to the processing and to receive data in a machine readable format (data portability).

You also have the right to withdraw consent for processing personal data about you.

We delete any data related to the user when a user notifies us that he/she no longer wishes to use the service. For example, your email address used for the sending of newsletters will be deleted when you unsubscribe, but also if we receive feedback that your email address is not active. If you wish to exercise these rights, we simply ask that you contact Lofoten Seaweed at or please call us at +47 906 73 522.

Information We Collect

When you visit our website:, your IP address is collected. Lofoten Seaweed does not directly link this information to you as a user. Instead we use the information to manage our data website.

When you visit our website, Lofoten Seaweed might collect:

  • Your IP address
  • Your contact information and email address if you register to the newsletter only
  • Data profile regarding your online behavior on our website
  • Other information (such as devices, profile information when the contact is via social media)

Lofoten Seaweed collects information about you as a person (name, email address, phone number, billing and shipping address, transaction details, credit card information) when you :

  • Register on the website (newsletter)
  • Purchase on the website
  • Take part in our promotions or customer surveys
  • Contact us via phone, via sending us an email or via social media

Find here examples of answers brought by collected statistics :

  • How long your visit is on our website
  • How many visitors we have on each page
  • Which traffic source you are from
  • Which browser is used
  • Which product is the most ordered

All this information helps us to understand what your preferences are, in order to make our website more user-friendly and adapted for our users.

How we use your information

Your personal data will help Lofoten Seaweed to personalize your customer experience on our website and with our team.

We use your information to:

  • Personalize your user experience, and our offer
  • Manage your online or offline order
  • Inform you about a change concerning your order
  • Tell you information about the company
  • Improve our products and services
  • Propose promotional and personalized offer
  • Check and verify your identity
  • Prevent and/or detect crime

Lofoten Seaweed may in certain instances process personal data about you, if this is necessary to determine, enforce or defend a legal claim or to fulfil a legal obligation.

Why we collect your data

Please note that we only collect the minimum amount of personal information from our users.

As explained above, Lofoten Seaweed collects and uses your personal data to better understand your behavior on our website, and as a result improve your user experience in every page of our website. Your personal data collected along with your agreement is also used to send you customer surveys, promotional emails with adapted and interesting offers and newsletters to keep in touch with us. It’s also used to create data reports with relevant statistics we can use to improve our offer of products and services.

Obviously, you have to agree to share your personal information with Lofoten Seaweed Company before we can use it. In the case you no longer want to share your personal information please call us at +47 906 73 522 or contact us via this email

How long we keep your personal information

We’ll store your information for as long as we have to by law. If there’s no legal requirement, we’ll only store it for as long as we need to in order to provide products or services to you.

How we share your personal information

When you navigate on our website, Lofoten Seaweed might collect data thanks to Google Analytics with a system of tracking code. Analytics only collects website statistics and no personal information and doesn’t have access to your personal information.

When you purchase on our website, and particularly during the payment process, we may share information with your bank to make them able to identify your order and be able to pay them. Your bank might collect data to trace your online purchase: in this case, we are not responsible for the data it collects.

We might collect and combine information in order to improve our offer. The collected information can be used by third parties, for example content providers and advertisers to give an adapted content and the best offer, but any such third parties reporting shall not include information which may identify an individual customer.


This Privacy Policy statement is about how Lofoten Seaweed collects and uses personal data about you. Our intention is to assure you that laws and regulations are complied with when you visit our website.

Therefore, we reserve the right to change this policy at any given time, of which you will be promptly updated. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to visit this page with corresponding relevant frequency.

Lofoten Seaweed won’t lease, sell or distribute your personal information to any third parties, unless we have your permission. We might do so if the law forces us. Your personal information will be used when we need to send you promotional materials if you agree to this privacy policy.