EFFECTIVE DATE: 8/19/2021
In Europe, we operate as Markforged Ireland 3d Printing Limited, with a registered location at 104 Lower Baggot Street Dublin 2, Dublin D02 Y940 Ireland (Registration: 643551).
Eiger and other Markforged products and services are subject to additional terms such as license and use agreements.
This policy was most recently revised on August 16, 2021.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you contact us or interact with our Websites, we collect Personal Data in the form of contact and business information. We collect Personal Data where you voluntarily provide it to us on a web form on our Website, on social media, in the course of a tradeshow or other marketing event, when you contact our sales or customer support teams via phone, text or chat, or when you make a purchase from our online store. We also collect Personal Data through responses to online surveys and emails and from information that you may post to online communities that we host.
The Personal Data that we may collect includes:
- Your name, email address, mailing address or telephone number
- Your title, company name and address
- The manner in which we obtained the Personal Data, such as from resources you accessed and/or downloaded from a Website, or a marketing event that you attended
- Information about your interests, preferences, and purchase history
- Device and browser information, including location, MAC addresses, IP addresses, cookies, and other online identifiers.
- Navigational Information
Markforged Account (Eiger Account)
We collect information about you when you register for an Eiger account. This is generally information including your name, email, organization name and phone number to register the account. If your employer has separately purchased a printer from us and assigned an account administrator; this administrator may provide us with your details for the purpose of creating an Eiger profile for you (as an additional user) to use with your company’s Markforged printer. The information provided about you is generally just your name and email.
When you use your Eiger account we collect Personal Data about you including your profile details and preferences, your parts library, details of folders and builds created, details of any linked printers/ registered devices and details of your print jobs.
Navigational Information consists of web tracking technologies such as cookies, web beacons, pixel tags and clear GIFs that are needed in order to operate the website efficiently and to collect data related to your usage of and interaction with the Service. Navigational Information may include the address of the websites you visited before and after you visited our Websites, your geographic location, the search terms you used, the date and time of your visit, the type of browser you are using, your Internet Protocol (IP) address, what pages on the Website(s) you visit and what links you clicked on, and whether you opened email communications we sent to you.
Automatically Collected Information
When you view content provided by us, we automatically collect information about your computer hardware and software. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, internet service provider (ISP), the files viewed on our Website (e.g., HTML pages, graphics, etc.), operating system, clickstream data, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Markforged to provide general statistics regarding use of the Websites. We may link this automatically-collected data to other Personal Data such as name, email address, address, and phone number.
We do not knowingly collect Personal Data directly from children under the age of 13 (16 in the United Kingdom/European Union) without parental consent. Our Websites are general audience sites and are not specifically targeted to or intended for use by children. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with Personal Data without their consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Third Party Sources
From time to time, we may receive Personal Data consisting of your name, title, company name, email address, and address from third party sources including partners with which we offer co-branded services or engage in joint marketing activities.
Sensitive Personal Data
You should not provide us any sensitive Personal Data, which includes but is not limited to government-issued ID numbers such as Social Security numbers, racial or ethnic information, political or religious opinions, or your health information.
How We Use Information We Collect
We use your Personal Data for various purposes and our lawful bases (justification) for using your Personal Data are:
Performance of a Contract
- We use your Personal Data to register your account and provide you with account functionality on the Websites when you sign up for an Eiger account, such as arranging access to your account, maintaining your account and providing you with related customer service.
- We use your Personal Data to complete and fulfil your purchases on our online store, including processing your payments, sending you an order confirmation, sending you updates on your order and having your order delivered to you.
- We use your Personal Data to send you administrative information, including but not limited to information regarding the Websites and our online store.
- We use your Personal Data to comply with any relevant consumer laws in relation to purchases you make from our online store, including providing you with certain information and issuing replacements, credits or refunds (if applicable).
- We use your Personal Data as required to meet any other legal or regulatory requirement or order we are subject to.
- We use your Personal Data for the purpose of operating the Websites, to personalize the experience of your visit to the Websites, and to analyze and enhance the operation of the Websites.
- We use your Personal Data to contact you where you have expressed an interest in our products and services, and provided us with your contact information to reach you. e.g. to offer you products or services that we believe may be of interest to you.
- We use your Personal Data to respond to your requests, inquiries or questions and to communicate with you.
- We may use Personal Data, and any other information collected through the Websites, to enforce or protect our legal rights.
- We may use your Personal Data if we reasonably believe the use is necessary to protect the rights, property of personal safety of Markforged, its customers, the public, or any third party.
- We use your Personal Data to send you updates and promotional emails, including newsletters where you register and provide us with your email address. If you wish to opt out of newsletters and promotional emails, you may do so by following the "unsubscribe" instructions in the email.
- To register you for our surveys and to analyse the responses you have provided to our survey questions.
- We use your Personal Data (Navigational Information) to administer the Websites and to understand how well our Websites are working, to store your user preferences, to develop statistical information on usage of the Websites, and to analyze the productivity of users of the Websites. This allows us to determine which features visitors like best to help us improve our Websites, to personalize your user experience, and to measure overall effectiveness.
With your Consent
- Where we rely on your consent to use your Personal Data, we will inform you of this prior to collecting the relevant Personal Data. If we rely on your consent to use your Personal Data, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time (see the data subject rights section below for more detail).
Information We Disclose to Third Parties
We will not disclose your Personal Data to third-parties except: (1) where we have your consent and (2) as follows:
We disclose Personal Data to third party contractors engaged to provide services on our behalf ("Contractors"), such as analyzing data and usage of the Websites, operating the Websites or providing support and maintenance services for Eiger, performing marketing support, collecting debt, or providing customer service. We enter into agreements with all Contractors that require Contractors to use the Personal Data they receive only to perform services for us.
Eiger users are able to create profiles for their Eiger accounts. These profiles control the Personal Data associated with the account, as well as configuration preferences. We disclose this information to Contractors to analyze the performance of Eiger and the behavior of users, and to operate and improve Eiger.
We disclose Navigational Information to Contractors in order to analyze the performance of the Websites and the behavior of users, and to operate and improve the Websites. Certain information that is not correlated to individual user Personal Data, such as the popularity ranking of specific Website, may be published on a Website and so disclosed to all of the visitors to that Website. Markforged may disclose to its institutional and corporate subscribers how the users of the Service affiliated with the subscriber use the Service.
We may disclose aggregated data that does not contain Personal Data to third parties that are bound by a duty of confidentiality solely to describe our business, operations, products, and services.
We reserve the right to disclose any information, including Personal Data, we collect in connection with the Websites to any successor to our business as a result of any merger, acquisition, asset sale or similar transaction.
We will disclose information collected from or provided by you, including Personal Data, if required to resolve a dispute, to enforce any of our agreements or terms, to comply with any applicable law or regulation or in response to a legal demand, subpoena, warrant or other similar request. To the extent possible, we will protect the confidentiality of your Personal Data in this circumstance. We will also disclose such information to any regulator or law enforcement or governmental agency if we believe that we are required to do so to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Markforged, its customers, the public or any third party.
Your Right to Control How Your Personal Data is Used
You have the right to make requests regarding your Personal Data. Upon your request, where it is our legal obligation and where it is technically feasible, Markforged will:
- Assist you to access your Personal Data and/or transfer your Personal Data to a third party
- Provide you with marketing communications, or cease sending you marketing communications
- Allow you to withdraw your consent for Markforged to process your Personal Data in circumstances where we are relying on your consent as our basis for processing.
- Correct your Personal Data if it is wrong or incomplete.
- Delete your Personal Data we hold.
- Restrict (i.e. block/stop) us from making further use of your Personal Data.
Rights Specific to Residents of California
To exercise any of your rights, please submit a Request to Know here. We may require you to verify your identity before responding to any requests to exercise your rights.
Markforged, Inc., and its service providers, will access Personal Data in the United States. Please note that the United States is not recognized by the UK or the European Commission of the EEA as providing an adequate level of data protection. Where required, we will implement appropriate safeguards as recognised by UK and EEA data protection laws (for example, the European Commission approved Standard Contractual Clauses). If you have questions, please contact us at email@example.com.
We have put in place appropriate physical, technical, and administrative procedures and security precautions to protect the security and integrity of your Personal Data in accordance with this policy and applicable law. However, no Internet transmission is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee that security breaches will not occur. Without limitation of the foregoing, we are not responsible for the actions of hackers and other unauthorized third parties that breach our reasonable security procedures.
Third Party Activity (including links and cookies)
Personal Data Retention
We will retain your Personal Data only for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this notice (this will generally be for the duration of time you interact with us or the Websites) and in accordance with applicable law, or in other cases, for as long as such personal data is needed for the following reasons:
- as required by law or court order
- as needed to defend or pursue legal claims
- in line with industry codes of practice and/or
- as required for legitimate business purposes
In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how we process your Personal Data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is without prejudice to your right to raise a complaint with a relevant supervisory authority in the country in which you live or work, where you think we have infringed information protection laws.