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We wish to offer our users the best possibile experience so that they can appreciate the services we provide today, tomorrow and in the future. In order to do so, we need to understand the users' preferences, so that we can offer him/her a service as exceptional and as personalised as possible. That aside, the privacy and safety of the user's personal data and information are and will always be our top priority: as we are ourselves consumers, we understand very well the risks connected to a misuse and marketing activities, which can become invasive and unfair. We wish therefore to explain in the most transparent way how and why we collect, memorise, share and use the user's personal information. Beside this, we will also explain how the user can control and choose what to share of his/her personal information and when.

This is our goal, and in the following document (called "Privacy Policy") we will explain in detail what we mean.

The DLGS n. 196 of June 30th 2003 ("Code on personal data protection") provides protection of people or other subjects concerning the treatment of their personal data. According to the law mentioned above, the treatment of the personal data of those who interact with the online services provided by, corresponding to the initial page of the institutional website, will focus on safety principles, on lawfulness, transparency and protection of the right of privacy of each user. This privacy policy has value only on and not on any other website browsed by the user through links.


Pursuant to art 13 of DLGS June 30th 2003 n. 196 concerning personal information protection, we inform you that the controller of the data you provide is Putia Sicilian Creativity of Michele Spallino (S•) with its registered office in Cortile Poggio San Pietro 3bis, 90013 Castelbuono (PA).


The processing connected to the web services of this website takes place at the above mentioned office and are exclusively managed by subjects charged with this purpose from the controller and they will not be communicated to third parties.


The data treatment will be carried out with adequate tools so to guarantee safety and privacy and can also be made through the employment of automatised tools, in order to memorise, manage and send the data. This will be done according to the law provisions expected from DLGS June 30th 2003 n. 196 and the B Attachment to the Decree.


Personal Data
The controller will treat the personal data provided by the user during the registration phase and through the "Contact" form of the website. What qualifies as "Personal Data" are all the information through which the user can be personally identified and might include as an example, first and last name, date of birth, address, gender, email, phone number, valid ID. Collecting these data has the purpose of completing the registration on the website, necessary to provide, manage and personalise the services provided and, given specific consent, to send periodic newsletter with updates, news on promotions and marketing activities.

Navigation Data

The computer systems and the software procedures accountable for this website functioning acquire - during their ordinary employment - some personal data whose transmission is implicit to the use of online communication protocols. They are information that are not collected in order to be associated with specific identities, but can nevertheless allow to identify the users, due to processing and associations with data possessed by third parties. IP address belongs to this category, or the domain names of the computers used by the users when connecting to the website, the URI ( Uniform Resource Identifier) notation address of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method employed to make the request through the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numeric code indicating the state of the response given by the server (success, error etc) and other parameters connected to the operating system and the IT environment of the user. These information are only employed to gather anonymous statistic data on the website's use and to check that it works correctly and are immediately deleted after they're processes. The data might be used to verify responsibilities in case of cybercrimes against the website: except in this eventuality, the data do not persist for more than seven days.

Data willingly provided by the user
Sending us willingly an email to the email addresses listed on the website means providing us with the sender's address, necessary to reply to the email, and all the other personal data included in the message.

Data provided by minors
No data provided by minors should be submitted to the website without their parents or tutors previous consent. We hereby encourage all parents and tutors to instruct the minors on the correct use of their personal data on the Internet, in a safe and responsible way. In any case, we commit to not keeping or consciously using any personal data provided by minors for any purpose, or to divulge them to third parties.


The subjects to whom the personal data refer have the right - at any moment - to get confirmation of the data's existence, to know their content and origin, verify their correctness and ask for them to be integrated or updated, as well as deleted or turn into anonymous form. They can moreover - and for legitimate reasons - oppose to their treatment.
For any info and/or clarification, questions or complains on the treatment of personal data, and in order to enforce your rights as expressed by art. 7, 8, 9 and 10 of DLGS June 30th 2003 n. 196, all requests need to be submitted to the controller at the following address:

or through mailing post at:

Putia Sicilian Creativity di Michele Spallino (S•)
Cortile Poggio San Pietro 3bis
90013 Castelbuono (PA)

If you don't want to be contacted anymore, you can make that request to the controller, providing your name, email, address and/or phone number(s) in order to allow us to manage your request for cancellation effectively.

Michele Spallino (S•) is the controller responsible for the treatment of personal data according to the present document.

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