Privacy Policy

Pursuant to Italian Legislative Decree 196/03 and EU Reg. 2016/679

This page describes the website’s procedures for the processing of the personal data of its users.

It is a privacy policy statement issued to all those who interact with the Data Controller's web services, accessible by digital means from the address, and to all those who interact with or connect to this website and the services of Piovan S.p.A. and the Group companies.

Please note that this privacy policy statement is issued for the websites above mentioned.



Visiting this site may lead to processing of the personal data of identifiable or unidentifiable subjects. The Data Controller -  is PIOVAN S.p.A. with registered office at Via delle Industrie no. 16 - 30036 Santa Maria di Sala (Venice) – Italy.



Navigation data
During their normal operation, the IT systems and software procedures which operate this website acquire some personal data the transmission of which is implicit in the use of Internet communications protocols. These data are not gathered for association with identified subjects, but by their very nature, when processed or associated with data held by third parties, they might allow users to be identified.
This category of data includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users who log onto the site, the addresses in URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) notation of the resources requested, the time of the request, the method used when submitting the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code indicating the server’s response status (concluded successfully, error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the user’s operating system and IT environment.
These data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information concerning the use of the website and to check that it is operating correctly and are deleted immediately after processing. The data might be used in order to identify those responsible in the event of IT crimes against the site; except in this case, data concerning web contacts are not currently held for more than a few months.
The legal basis for the treatment is therefore the data controller's lawful interest in the provision and improvement of the services supplied by the website.

Data supplied voluntarily by the user
If users/visitors who connect to this website send their personal data in order to access specific services (unsolicited job applications, replies to job offers or requests for information/documents) or to submit enquiries by email, this may involve the acquisition by the Piovan Group of the sender's address and/or any other personal data, which will be processed solely in order to reply to the request, or for the provision of any services.
The optional, explicit, voluntary dispatch of emails to the addresses provided on this site, or the compilation of specific data input forms in order to obtain services/information or submit enquiries, leads to the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, necessary in order to reply to the enquiry, and any other personal data included.
The personal data of users who submit inquiries are processed for the sole purpose of providing the service or function requested unless otherwise envisaged by any additional specific data processing information provided in the specific login or registration pages. Specific summarised information, and any requests for consent, if necessary, will be progressively provided or displayed on the pages of the site relating to individual optional services.
The legal basis for the data processing is, therefore, the fulfilment of contractual obligations (requests) provided by the applicant user/consent.

Cookies are small text files saved on the computer's hard disk, used to supply services and/or information regarding use of the website. The above mentioned websites mainly uses session cookies, which are therefore erased from the hard disk at the end of the session (when the user logs off or shuts down the browser). For statistical purposes the following cookies are used: Google Tag Manager (Google Inc.). Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.

Purpose: these services allow the Data Controller to monitor and analyze traffic data and track user behavior in the websites navigation (web application).

To display content from external platforms, cookies are used for: YouTube Video Widget (Google Inc.), Google Maps Widget (Google Inc.). Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.

Purpose: these services allow you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of the sites (web application) and to interact with them. It is possible that, even if users do not use the service, it collects traffic data relating to the pages in which it is installed.

No cookies are used for the transmission of information of a personal nature. Users may refuse to use cookies by setting their browser accordingly, but this might prevent them from making full use of the website's functions. Therefore, by using the above mentioned websites, users also consent to the use of their personal data by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

The legal basis for the use is therefore the data controller's lawful interest in the case of technical cookies and the consent of the data subject for profiling cookies.

For further information, please refer to the specific COOKIE policy statement available at the following link 

Please note that, following the measure No. 244 of June 9, 2022 of the Italian Data Protection Authority, the Google Analytics service has been deactivated.



The processing of data related to this site’s web services takes place at the aforesaid registered office of the Data Controller, at the location specified by the website manager, solely by the data processing staff assigned, or any staff appointed to perform occasional maintenance work. No data deriving from the web service are disseminated.

No navigation data are communicated to third parties.

Personal data supplied by the user (such as name, surname, email, telephone and information in messages) are processed by the company's internal staff in order to reply to enquiries or for newsletter sending.

Subject to the above, and always unless otherwise specified in the individual privacy policy statement for the service requested, data are only communicated to third parties if this is necessary for the provision of the service or function requested (e.g. submission of complaints).

Navigation and personal data supplied by the user and the other types of data processed are not transferred to third countries .



Personal data are processed with the aid of IT tools. Personal data supplied by the user are stored for the period necessary for the fulfilment of the specified purpose(s).

Navigation data are stored for the period necessary for the fulfilment of the specified purpose(s) and for no more than 30 days after collection. Technical cookies expire at the end of the browsing session. No automated decision-making process including profiling is carried out via the website.

Specific security measures are implemented to prevent the loss of data, illegal or improper use, or unauthorised access.



Except as specified for navigation data, the user is free to supply or withhold the personal data in the enquiry forms, or in any way indicated in contacts with the Data Controller. Failure to submit these data may make it impossible to provide the service requested.

The undersigned company, owner of the website and Data Controller, reserves the right to cancel the subscription and cease the supply of services if the data supplied to access specific services are found to be inaccurate.


The subjects to whom personal data refer are entitled to request access to their personal data and their rectification, erasure or restriction, to object to their processing and to exercise their right to data portability, at any moment. In all cases, the data subject is entitled to withdraw any consent given to the processing of data at any moment, without prejudice to the lawfulness of the processing based on the consent given prior to the withdrawal.

To exercise the rights provided by current data protection legislation and to obtain a full list of the External Entities in Charge of Data Processing  appointed for each area and activity, or for information about the transfer of data to non-EU states and the relevant guarantees, please write to or send a fax to +39 041 5799244.

The data subject is also entitled to submit a complaint to a Data Protection Authority in his or her member state of residence, or the member state in which he or she works or where the presumed data breach occurred.


Piovan Group President’s message

23 March 2020 S. Maria di Sala, Venice, Italy

Dear Partners,
I would like to update all of our Stakeholders concerning the current operativity of Piovan Group during the medical emergency of COVID-19. Firstly, I want to reassure all of you that any choice and future activity have, as a primary aim, the health and safety of our Collaborators and of our Customers, duly following the regulations issued by the Governments where we operate.
All production sites, service & sales companies are operating with continuity.

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