Data Protection is important to us
Lidl Hong Kong collects information about you when you visit our website. Our website gathers statistical and other analytical information of all visitors to our website. Every data file contains the following information:
The website from which you came when visiting us
The IP address
Time and date of website access
Statistics on the web pages visited
Number of new or returning visitors
Information on which browser and operating system you are using
The purposes for collecting the data above are to facilitate website access and compile aggregate statistics on website usage.
We will not provide your personal data to third parties for direct marketing or other unrelated purposes without your consent.
Adequate technical security measures, which are reviewed on a regular basis, are taken to ensure the security of your personal information. We have also adopted protective measures such as restricting access of personal data to relevant employees on a "need-to-know" basis, providing relevant training to the employees to handle personal data properly and applying encryption to personal data when necessary.
Disclosure of personal data
We will not disclose your personal data to other parties without your express and voluntary consent.
Retention of personal data
Unless there is a specific legal requirement for us to keep the data, we will take all reasonably practicable steps to erase your personal data that is no longer required for the purposes for which the data was originally collected.
Access rights and correction
Under the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, you have the right to find out what information is held about you. To obtain a copy of your personal information, please write to us at the following address::
Compliance Legal Manager
Lidl Hong Kong Limited
International Commerce Centre
1 Austin Road West
Kowloon, Hong Kong
We may charge you a reasonable fee for complying with access requests.
We will supply a copy of the requested data to you within 40 calendar days after receiving your data access request.
Furthermore, you can have your personal data rectified or erased. All of the above applies if Lidl Hong Kong is not obliged to maintain your information to comply with any other legal requirements.
Links to other websites
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google). Google analytics uses text files which are stored on your computer (“cookies”) to enable the analysis of a user’s website use. Information created and collected by cookies regarding users’ use of this website will generally be transmitted to and stored on servers in the USA. Please note that IP anonymisation is activated on this website resulting in the deletion of the last characters of users’ IP addresses. This shortening of users’ IP addresses is carried out within the European Union or in a contracting member state of the Treaty of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional circumstances may the full IP address be transferred to and anonymised in the US. Google uses the information gathered on this website on behalf of the website’s operator to analyse users’ usage of the website, to generate reports regarding users’ website activity, to create anonymous user profiles and web statistics and to provide further services on behalf of the websites operator associated with the website and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by a user’s browser will not be combined with any other data held by Google.
Please note, that the use of the browser plugin is limited to each browser and to each computer. If you deactivate or delete the plugin after installation, it will disable the deactivation of Google Analytics. Google’s data protection policy is available at: http://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy. You can also prevent the collection of information by Google Analytics by clicking on the following Link. In this case an opt-out cookie is placed on your computer which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
What are cookies and how are they used?
The image below provides an overview of all cookies we use and the purpose for which we use them. Some of these cookies are strictly designed to make this website available to you and are installed directly on your PC without the need for your consent. Other cookies will only be stored once you have given your consent.
You can of course set your browser not to store any cookies and to delete all existing cookies. If you are using Internet Explorer or Firefox please follow the instructions below:
1. Click the Tools button, and then click Internet options.
2. Click the Privacy tab, and then, under Settings, move the slider to the top to block all cookies, then click OK.
1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Tools menu and then select Options.
2. Select the Privacy panel.
3. Set "Firefox will:" to "Use custom settings for history".
4. Uncheck mark Accept cookies from sites to disable Cookies.
5. Click OK to close the Options window.
Should you be using another internet browser, please check the instruction on your help function on how to disable and delete cookies.
Hint: Blocking cookies might prevent some pages from displaying correctly.