Paris, February 21, 2018
After a thorough audit conducted by the technical and legal experts of the recognized and independent European body ePrivacy GmbH, Teemo, the leader of the Drive-to-Store solution, is certified in accordance with all the provisions of GDPR.
The ePrivacy company has just certified the Teemo platform as exceeding all criteria of the European requirements for data protection. These include the principles of the European Data Protection Directive (95/46 / EC) as well as those of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which Teemo anticipates will be implemented on May 25th, 2018.
ePrivacy GmbH is a certification body for the regulatory compliance of companies with respect to privacy and personal data created in 2011. It currently has around 220 customers and has already awarded 120 ePrivacySeal EU, DE or CH labels in Europe.
Prof. Dr. Christoph Bauer, CEO and Founder of ePrivacy GmbH, states: "We are pleased to certify Teemo as compliant with GDPR, and issue them the ePrivacyseal EU. Thus, Teemo is the first French company of Drive-to-Store category to meet all the criteria of conformity to the GDPR according to ePrivacy. Our teams audited their organization, technology and legal elements for several months. In terms of our methodology, the products and services of this adtech player are designed in compliance with all the regulations in force as well as with the RGPD, 3 months before it is applicable. "
"GDPR gives more transparency, control, and protection to users regarding the processing of their personal data. The Teemo platform deals with large volumes of data and privacy is a priority for us. Therefore, we wished to have our technology certified by ePrivacy GmbH, an independent auditor, in order to validate that our entire technology platform is in line with the many regulatory provisions of GDPR". adds Benoît Grouchko, CEO and co-founder of Teemo.
The French player of the Drive-to-Store platform is stepping up actions in favor of data protection, as Teemo has also recently joined DAA (Digital Advertising Alliance) and EDAA's pan-European Online Behavioral Advertising (OBA) initiative. Teemo's in-App advertising banners now incorporate the AppChoices icon allowing mobile users to access information about behavioral advertising and set their preferences.
Finally, Teemo offers its publishing partners a banner of legal information directly integrated into its SDK to meet their information obligations to users. This banner may be displayed by publishers who wish to be accompanied in the process.
About ePrivacy GmbH
ePrivacy GmbH is a consulting company specializing in the protection of privacy and personal data. It advises international digital companies in all the challenges of data protection and cybersecurity. The independent service provider markets with ePrivacyseal a European label validating compliance with applicable or soon applicable European standards such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation. The ePrivacy company is a German company but has a European vocation with around 220 international customers.