We invite you (“the user”) to read these General Terms of Use (“GTU”) carefully prior to any
use of the Website.
Access to and use of the Website are subject to the GTU and to the applicable laws.
Any use of the Website by a user shall imply that the said user has previously familiarised
him/herself with the GTU and has accepted them unreservedly. Any user who does not accept
any of the provisions of the GTU must refrain from using the Website.
DNP Photo Imaging Europe reserves the right to modify the GTU at any time. As far as
possible, DNP Photo Imaging Europe shall notify users of changes made to the GTU by email
or announcement on the Website. In any event, the users are invited to consult the GTU
on a regular basis, so as to familiarise themselves with any modifications. In the event of
disagreement, the user may report the GTU and renounce the use of the Website.
The Website is accessible free of charge to any user with Internet access, it being stipulated
that all costs relating to access to the Website, regardless of nature, shall be the exclusive
liability of the user.
The user is expressly informed and accepts that the content disseminated on the Website is
subject to protection by intellectual property rights. In particular, DNP Photo Imaging Europe
and companies of the DNP group of which DNP Photo Imaging Europe belongs to are holders
of the brands “DNP”, “DNP Dai Nippon Printing” and others. The user undertakes to refrain
from any kind of dissemination, extraction, supplementing, modification or reproduction of
all or part of the content disseminated on the Website, except with the express written and
prior authorisation of DNP Photo Imaging Europe.
DNP Photo Imaging Europe shall make efforts, as far as is possible, to keep the Website
accessible 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. DNP Photo Imaging Europe may nevertheless
interrupt access, notably for reasons of maintenance and upgrading or for any other reasons,
notably technical ones.
The Website is compatible with all recent browsers which support HTML 5 and CSS 2 and
which comply with the vocabulary and grammar of XHTML and CSS, recommended by the W3C.
Consequently, the Website shall perform optimally with latest generation browsers, albeit
while remaining accessible to older browsers.
Use of the following browsers is recommended:
- for Mac.OS.X (Macintosh operating system 10): Opera, Safari, Mozilla Firefox
- for Windows: Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer 6, HPR (Home Page Reader) 3.0
- for Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Opera
D. Guarantee and liability
Within the context of his/her use of the Website, the user undertakes to observe the GTU and
all applicable regulations. DNP Photo Imaging Europe shall not be held liable for any losses
suffered by the user or by any third parties resulting from failure on the part of the user or any
third party to observe the GTU or any applicable regulations. The user shall bear sole
responsibility for the use which he/she makes of the Website and of the information which it
DNP Photo Imaging Europe shall in no case be held liable for any difficulties encountered by
the user when using the Website or any incapacity of the same user to use the Website, for
any malfunctions or unavailabilities of the computer equipment of the user or of the Website,
for any constraints and problems specific to the use of an information network such as the
Internet or for the security of data exchanges within such a network.
DNP Photo Imaging Europe reserves the right to modify, move or interrupt all or part of the
Website and information at any time, whether temporarily or permanently.
DNP Photo Imaging Europe shall not guarantee that the information on the Website is
accurate, free from errors, relevant, exhaustive or that it shall meet the expectations of the
The Website provides hypertext links to websites published by third parties. Since DNP Photo
Imaging Europe and the Website do not exercise any form of control over these websites and
the companies which publish them, DNP Photo Imaging Europe may in no case be held liable
for these hypertext links, the products or services offered by these third party websites, data of
any nature contained or disseminated on these websites published by third parties, processing
of personal data carried out by the publishers of these websites, their use by the user or any
actions or deficiencies attributable to third parties.
F. Miscellaneous
The parties agree that they may exchange information necessary for the execution of the GTU
by electronic means. Any electronic communication between the parties is presumed to have
the same force of evidence as a document on a paper medium.
The fact that one of the parties did not claim a breach by the other party of any of the
obligations contained in the GTU shall not be interpreted as a waiver of the obligation in
If any of the provisions of the GTU are declared null and void, the parties shall undertake to
negotiate in good faith, in order to agree on the terms of a new provision which shall replace
the provision in question, while coming close to the initial intention of the parties, with the
other provisions remaining in effect and maintaining their full force of obligation.
The GTU shall be governed by French law.
DNP Photo Imaging Europe may collect and process personal data concerning the user when
he/she uses the Website.
1. Collected data
The user must provide the required data when requesting registration for the newsletter and
certain on-line services in the mandatory fields indicated by an asterisk (*) in order to benefit
from the services. If the user fails to provide information for these mandatory fields, the user
shall not be able to receive the newsletter and/or to benefit from the concerned on-line
services. Answers in the fields not indicated by an asterisk (*) are optional.
On each visit to the Website, the server will automatically recognise the domain of origin of
the user but will not automatically detect his/her e-mail address.
The following data are retained when the user visits the Website:
- his/her domain (automatically detected as stipulated above);
- his/her e-mail address, if the user has revealed it to DNP Photo Imaging Europe, e.g.
by sending messages or questions to this Website, communicating by e-mail, participating in
discussion forums, accessing the restricted part of the website through identification, etc.;
- all of the information concerning the Website pages which the user has consulted;
- all information which the user has given DNP Photo Imaging Europe voluntarily (e.g.
within the context of requests for information and/or registrations on the Website, demands,
use of the career module or by accessing the restricted part of the website through
2. Purposes
The data provided shall be processed by DNP Photo Imaging Europe for the requirements of
managing customers and prospects, for sending newsletters and the information which the
user has requested, for answering the user’s questions, for addressing commercial proposals to
the user and for drawing up statistics.
3. Period of retention
DNP Photo Imaging Europe only retains the user’s personal data for a reasonable period,
which is strictly necessary for the purposes of the data processing for which they have been
collected or which the user has subsequently authorised. After this period, they shall be
preserved exclusively for statistical purposes and shall not be used for any purpose.
4. Cookies
DNP Photo Imaging Europe registers data relating to the user’s browsing of the Website in
text files named “cookies”, installed on the user’s device. The information contained in these
cookies is only preserved for a maximum period of 13 monts.
The cookies used are strictly necessary for DNP Photo Imaging Europe, since they have the
aim of facilitating electronic communication between DNP Photo Imaging Europe and the
user and of permitting the provision of certain services.
They notably have the function of:
- detecting the default language in the browser for defining the language of the Website.
If the user has made a manual selection of another language, DNP Photo Imaging Europe
shall then retain this choice in the cookies on the user’s browser with a view to the user’s next
- keeping the user’s session active, notably when the user has given his/her e-mail
address for downloading some content from the Website, so that the user does not have to reenter
his/her e-mail address for a new download;
- carrying out statistical studies.
You may at any time adjust the settings of your web browser to accept or refuse the cookies.
The set-up porcedure is described in the Help sectio of your browser or you may follow the
appropriate link from the list below:
If you set-up your browser to refuse cookies, you may not be able to access all or part of our
You may consult the CNIL website for further information concerning cookies at:
5. Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics provided by Google Inc. ("Google') that itself uses
cookies from measuring website usage and performance. The information generated by
cookies will be communicated to google and stored by google on a server located in the
United States.
The usage of such cookies will be subject to the user's consent.
You may refuse and deactivate Google Analytics by clicking on the following link :
The cookies you have set up ("opt-out" cookie) will deactivate any future collection of data
during your visit to our website.
You may also refuse Google Analytics by downloading and installing the plug-in available at:
Further information relating to data protection by Google Analytics is available on the Google
Analytics data protection notice at:
6. Recipients
The user’s personal data shall only be used internally and shall not be assigned to third parties
for commercial purposes. They are thus transmitted to the employees of DNP Photo Imaging
Europe, as well as to DNP group companies.
DNP Photo Imaging Europe is also likely to assign or share all or part of its assets, including
the user’s personal data, within the context of a merger, acquisition, reorganisation, total or
partial sale of its assets or in the event of a restructuring or judicial liquidation.
7. Security and confidentiality
The user’s personal data are processed by DNP Photo Imaging Europe so as to guarantee their
security and confidentiality, within the following limits:
- it is impossible to guarantee Internet security and the data transmitted to the Website in
- it is incumbent on the user to take all of the necessary precautions for ensuring the
confidentiality of his/her passwords and not to disclose them to a person who has not been
authorised to use them.
8. The user’s rights
Pursuant to the applicable data protection laws, the user has a right of access, modification
and removal of his/her personal data. The user can submit his/her request by e-mail to:
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