Privacy policy

Effective Date: December 2015

This privacy policy describes the treatment of information provided or collected on the sites where this privacy policy is posted. It also explains the treatment of information provided or collected on applications we make available on third-party sites or platforms if disclosed to you in connection with use of the application. We follow this privacy policy in accordance with local law in the places where we operate.


Grwo B.V.-A Netherlands Private Limited Liability Company (“the company,” “we,” “us,” “our”) respects your privacy and we are committed to protecting it through compliance with this policy. This policy, together with other documents such as our Terms of Use and the Grwo Honor Code, describes the information we collect from you or that you provide on our various websites, SMS, APIs, email notifications, applications, buttons, widgets, downloadable software and advertisements from any of our partners. When you use any of our services, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure or other uses of data as described in this policy.

1. Types of Information We Collect

We collect two basic types of information-personal and anonymous information – and we may use personal and anonymous information to create a third type of aggregate or hybrid information. As you interact with our services, you may also provide other information to be made public including your accomplishments, your picture, your biography, your location, and your personal website. You may provide additional information to customize your account such as a mobile phone number for delivery of SMS messages. We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services or to market to you and we may use your contact information to help others find your account including through third-party services and client applications. You may choose to connect your address book to our Services to help us suggest users that you might know and we might later suggest that you connect with others based upon your imported contacts which you can delete at any time. If you connect your Grwo account to any other service that enables cross posting or linking such as Twitter or Facebook or any other social media service, we will make your profile on that service visible to other users of Grwo. You may also provide additional information through your correspondence with us which includes any transactions that you may complete on our services. In the case of financial transactions you will be required to provide financial information prior to placing an order through our services or our third party partners. We collect the following categories of information:

2. How We Collect Your Information

3. Use of Your Information by Grwo

Grwo will be the data controller for your information and will provide you:

4. Sharing Your Information with Other Companies

We will not share your personal information outside the established and recognizable relationships except in limited circumstances, including:

Please note that once we share your personal information with another company, the information received by the other company becomes subject to the other company’s privacy practices.

5. Your Controls and Choices

We provide you the ability to exercise certain controls and choices regarding our collection, use and sharing of your information. In accordance with local law, your controls and choices may include:

6. Data Security and Integrity

The security, integrity and confidentiality of your information are extremely important to us. We have implemented technical, administrative and physical security measures that are designed to protect user information from unauthorized access, disclosure, use and modification. From time to time, we review our security procedures to consider appropriate new technology and methods. Please be aware though that, despite our best efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.

Notice to California Residents

If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information by Grwo B.V. to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes.

Our Policy Regarding Children

Grwo does not intend for its services to be used by children under 13 years of age. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately take steps to remove the child’s information and terminate the associated account. We allow parents to review any personal data that we may collect from children under the age of 18 and the parents may request in writing that we stop collecting information at any time for a child under 18. If our policies change with regard to personal information of children under 18, we will notify parents of the policy change.

EU Safe Harbor Framework

Grwo complies with the U.S.-E.U. and U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view our certification, please visit the U.S. Department of Commerce website.

Updates to This Policy

Grwo may update or revise this Privacy Policy periodically. The most recent version will govern our use of information will always be available at We will also change the “last updated” date at the beginning of this policy. Your continued use of our Services after changes will be subject to the changes present in the most current policy and your continued usage of our Services implies your consent with the policy. If we change the policy in a manner that is less restrictive of your personal information, we will make reasonable efforts to notify you prior to applying the change that the date becomes effective. We encourage you to periodically review this policy to stay informed about how we collect, use and disclose personal information.

Contact Information

Grwo B.V.
Anthony Fokkerweg 1, 1059 CM
Amsterdam The Netherlands