GDPR Compliant Privacy Policy

GDPR Privacy Policy of Arq Design Studio

Last updated: Sept 28, 2019


Arq Design Studio is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. The information you share with Arq Design Studio allows us to provide you with the best experience using our products and services. We are dedicated to protect all the personal information we collect and helps ensure that personal information is handled properly.


1. Principles for processing personal data

Our principles for processing personal data are:

2. What personal data we collect and process

Arq Design Studio collects several different types of personal data for various purposes. Personal Data may include, but is not limited to:

Contact information that allows us to communicate with you, such as your name, username, mailing address, telephone number, email address or other addresses that allow us to send you messages.

Information about your interactions with Arq Design Studio, such as data collected when you:

3. How we use the personal data

Arq Design Studio uses the collected personal data for various purposes:

Our websites may enable you to interact with us and others via social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. We may also collect information from publicly available sources, such as social media sites, as permitted by the site’s terms of service. Please read the social media platform’s privacy statement to understand your privacy and data sharing choices.

We may display interest-based ads to you when you are using platforms such as Facebook and Google when you engage with us as described herein. These platforms allow us to personalise the ads that we display to you. We do not share any of your personal information with these platforms for ad-targeting, although we may convert your email address into a unique number that can be matched by the platform with its user to allow the delivery of the advertising. Additionally, although we do not provide any personal information to these platforms, they may gain insights into individuals who respond to the ads we serve.

4. Legal basis for collecting and processing personal data

Arq Design Studio legal basis for collecting and using the personal data described in this Data Protection Policy depends on the personal data we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

5. Retention of personal data

Arq Design Studio will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Data Protection Policy.

Arq Design Studio will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.

6. Data protection rights

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what personal data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

7. Network Advertising Initiative (NAI)

The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) opt-out page has information on where you can learn more about tailored online ads and your choices to opt out.

Adobe Marketing Cloud

We may market to you via “targeted” or “interest-based” tailored ads based on your interests and activities online. Privacy choices for Adobe Marketing Cloud can be found here.

Facebook cookies and advertising

More information about Facebook cookies, advertising and opt-out choices

Twitter cookies and advertising

More information about Twitter cookies, advertising and options to opt-out