Technology and Security

Review of the technology behind and how we handle personal information and payment over the Internet.

Collection of personal data

If you choose to make purchases on the website, we will request all information required for delivery. Information collected through may be combined with information obtained from other services within Royal Design Group AB. also collects certain information about your operating system and browser, in order to increase the level of service when you visit the website. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, number of visits, popular searches and references from other sites. This information is used by Royal Design Group AB to perform the services available on the website, to maintain service quality and to provide general statistics regarding the use of the website

The use of your personal data

Royal Design Group AB collects and uses your personal information to operate the website and to deliver the services you have requested. For example, we use your e-mail address to send service-related announcements and newsletters. You can choose if you want to receive our newsletter when you make your purchase. The service-related messages such as order status information, payments etc. is considered a substantial part of the service and will be sent even if you do not wish to receive our newsletter

Protecting your personal information

Royal Design Group AB protects your personal data rigorously. We use extensive security technologies and processes to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. For example, we store your personal information in secure computer servers, which are in controlled environments. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as credit card number) over the Internet, it is protected by encryption, the security protocol SSL (Secure Socket Layer). Royal Design Group AB never saves your credit card number.

Use of cookies

This website uses cookies to help you get a personalized Internet experience, and "session cookies" to manage your visit at such as the contents of your shopping cart, what pages you will go to when following links etc.

A cookie is a text file that a web server places on your hard drive. Cookies can not be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. A cookie is uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. A key purpose of cookies is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific web page, so you can get a personalized experience when you visit the site again. You may choose whether to accept or decline cookies. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can usually change your settings to not accept cookies if you prefer. If you choose to allow your computer to accept cookies, you can also choose to be automatically logged into the website.

If you turn off the cookie function, it is possible that you are not able to fully exploit the interactive features of or other websites you may visit. Session cookies are deleted from your hard disk when all browser windows are closed, if you turn off the function of session cookies for you will not be able to make purchases.


We recommend using Firefox 1.5 or Internet Explorer 6 or later versions of these. Are you using an earlier version or another browser, the internet shop can be less effective. Are you Mac user we recommend Firefox!


To reduce risks when sending personal information to us via the Internet, we use encryption. We use SSL. It is the most common form of encryption and so secure that it is often used by banks.

Resolution and colours online store is designed to be viewed with minimum resolution of 1024x768 pixels. The screen should show at least 16 bit colour depth (thousands of colours), preferably 32 bits (millions of colours). We can not guarantee that the colours shown in the internet store correspond to the actually colours of the products, even if we do everything to make our photos as representative as possible. Colour reproduction is also affected by the settings on your computer and monitor.

Contact information

We welcome your comments about this Privacy Policy. If you believe that Royal Design Group AB is not following this privacy policy, please contact us by e-mail or letter.

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