This privacy and cookie statement was most recently revised on July 2 (2021).
Your privacy and the protection of your personal data is of great importance to Trengo B.V. (hereinafter: Trengo). During the processing of your personal data via our website (trengo.com) or our services, we work in accordance with the requirements for the processing of personal data laid down in the privacy legislation (General Data Protection Regulation). This means we:
For what purposes do we use your personal data?
By using our online platform, we obtain various personal data from you. For each purpose is indicated what information we obtain from you, for what purpose we process this information and how long it will be stored. If you have any questions or want to know exactly what we store about you, please contact Trengo. Our contact details are mentioned below.
You have the possibility to create an account (14-day free trial) via our website, after which you could use our products and services (performance of contract). For this purpose, we could process the following personal data:
Once you have created an account, you can decide to add a profile image to your profile.
We store this information until you cancel your account, or for a maximum of 2 years after the last time you logged in to your account. We will then assume that you no longer wish to use our services. We store some personal data if we are legally obliged to do so (because of the tax retention obligation which is 7 years).
Providing our services
Trengo is the all-in-one inbox for businesses. We can use your personal data for providing our products and services (performance of contract). For this purpose, we could process the following personal data:
We store this information as long as we provide you with our services and for 2 years thereafter. We do this to improve our product and keep information about our customer relationship in case you have any questions. Certain types of personal data will be retained for a longer period with regards to the legal tax retention of 7 years.
As long as we provide you with our services, we enable you to delete data (including but not limited to added channels, messages and contact details) in a manner that is consistent with the functionality of the Service. If you use the Service to delete any data in a manner that would prevent you from recovering the data at a future time, you agree that this will constitute an instruction to us to delete the data from our systems in accordance with our standard processes and applicable law.
When you send us an email, chat message or Facebook message, fill out the contact form, or contact us in any other way, you accept our offer to get in touch with us (performance of contract). For this purpose, we could process the following personal data:
We store this information until we are sure that you are satisfied with our response and 1 year thereafter. This way we can easily access the information in case you have any following questions.
We have a newsletter to inform those interested in our services. Each newsletter contains a link with which you can unsubscribe from our newsletter. Your email address will be added to the list of subscribers only with your consent. We store this information until you cancel your subscription.
Handling job applications
Have you responded to one of our vacancies or submitted an open application? If so, we will process your personal data in order to process your application and in preparation for the possible conclusion of an employment contract (performance of contract). For this purpose, we could process the following personal data:
We will retain your application details for a maximum of 4 weeks after the position has been filled. We will retain this information so we can contact you in the event that the position becomes vacant again within the probationary period. We can retain your data for 2 years longer - with your consent - in case we might have an interesting vacancy in the near future.
If we end up hiring you, we will store your application data in your personnel file. This file will be stored for as long as necessary.
Providing data to third parties
Trengo only shares your data with third parties when this is allowed by current legislation. It may happen that we provide your personal information to third parties, because:
The parties that process personal data in our or your assignment:
In order to provide this service, Trengo may provide your personal data to parties established outside the European Economic Area (EEA). Trengo will only do this if there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of personal data. This means, for example, that we use a model agreement from the European Commission or make agreements about the handling of personal data.
We are familiar with the judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU of 16 July 2020 with implications for the transfer of personal data outside the EEA. We are currently investigating this to find an appropriate solution. If we find a suitable solution, we will inform you about this via this privacy and cookie statement. Do you have any questions about the processing of your personal data? Please contact us using the contact details in this privacy and cookie statement.
Integrations with third-party software
Our service allows certain integrations with third-party software. Such integrations may enable, among other things, the exchange of data between systems of Trengo and such third-party software. Any data received through these integrations is used exclusively to deliver the intended integration and therewith intended service aspect. Insofar the exchanged data contains personal data, this privacy statement shall apply. For the realization of certain integrations, it may be necessary to authorize Trengo to actually use the integration, e.g. to send to and/or retrieve data from the linked systems.
Google's Limited Use Requirements
Trengo's use and transfer to any other app of information received from Google APIs will adhere to Google API Services User Data Policy, including the Limited Use requirements.
Social media buttons
On our website we use social media buttons, which redirect you to the social media platforms. This gives you the option to follow us and share content within the network. You will also see advertisements on your social media page. The buttons are active because of bits of code that come from the social media networks. If you want to know what the social media platforms do with your personal data, please read the relevant privacy statement:
These social media companies are based in the United States and adhere to the Privacy Shield principles, as they are affiliated with the U.S. Department of Commerce's Privacy Shield program.
When you visit our website for the first time, a pop-up is displayed indicating that if you click the accept button, you accept the cookies and plugins. The moment you click on the accept button, you give us your consent to use all cookies and plugins as described in the pop-up and this cookie statement. You are free to disable cookies using your browser. Please keep in mind that our website may not work optimally.
These cookies collect the following data from you:
For the above-mentioned purposes, we use the following cookies:
Enabling and disabling of cookies
You can prevent the placement of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). In case you only want to accept the cookies for Google Analytics and the functioning of the website but not the advertisement cookies, you can choose the setting in your browser “block cookies of third parties”. Beware: most websites do not optimally function when cookies are disabled.
Expiration date of cookie and removal of cookies
Most cookies have an expiration date. This means that they will automatically expire after a certain period and no longer register any data concerning your visit to the website. Another option is to remove the cookies manually before the expiration date. In order to do this, consult the instruction manual of your browser.
You can always contact us if you have any questions regarding our privacy statement. Besides that, you have to the following rights regarding your personal data:
You may send a request by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or contacting us by phone via +31(0)85 001 30 30. To prevent abuse, we may ask you to provide proper proof of your identity. If you want to inspect personal data linked to a cookie, you should include a copy of the relevant cookie with your request, which you can find in your browser settings.
We will usually respond to your request within one month. This term can be extended if the request is proven to be complex or tied to a specific right. You will be notified about a possible extension of this term within one month.
Modification of this privacy and cookie statement
We may change this privacy statement from time to time. Changes will be published on our website. It is therefore advised to consult this privacy and cookie statement on a regular basis so you are aware of these changes.
If you would like to file a complaint about our use of personal data, please send an email with the details of your complaint to email@example.com. We will look into it and respond to any complaint we receive.
If you think that we are not helping you correctly, you have the right to file a complaint with the national supervisory authority responsible for the protection of personal data against our processing of your personal data. For the Netherlands, this is the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens.
If you have any questions and/or suggestions, please contact us.
Burgemeester Reigerstraat 89
3581 KP Utrecht
Telephone: +31(0)85 001 30 30
Chamber of Commerce: 72043687