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Privacy policy

Fagkaup ehf. Privacy policy

Last updated: 01.01.2023

The following privacy policy explains how Fagkaup ehf. (Fagkaup) id: 670169-5459 handles the personal data of its customers and others who use the company's websites.

The following brands operate under the company: Áltak, Hagblikk, Ísleifur Jónsson, Johan Rönning, KH Vinnuföt, S. Guðjónsson, Sindri, Varma & vélaverk and Vatn & veitur, and this policy applies to all of them and their websites.

By using the company's websites, the relevant user consents to the registration and processing of personal information by Fagkaup and the website's use of cookies.

Personal information

Personal data can be directly or indirectly attributed to a specific person. Personal information may include a person's name, address, telephone number, email address, IP address or information about a person's product purchase.

When making a cash payment through an online store, the customer must provide a debit or credit card number, we do not store that information, but the transactions go through the secure payment page of the relevant transaction keeper.

When a web user registers for a mailing list through one of the company's websites, the relevant email address goes to the mailing list. You can unsubscribe from the appropriate mailing list by clicking on a URL in an email sent to the user's email address.

When a user purchases products in one of the company's online stores, the user must provide personal information such as the customer's name, address, phone number and email address. By shopping in the company's online stores, the respective customer agrees to such collection of personal information.

All handling of personal information by the company follows the applicable laws on personal protection and handling of personal data as they are at any given time. This information is collected to enable shopping on the web, identify users when logging in, improve services and ensure a good user experience.

The company treats all personal information with the utmost care and as a matter of complete confidentiality. Under no circumstances will information from a web user be given or sold to third parties.


Cookies are small text files stored on each device you use to browse the web.

Our websites use cookies to ensure a good user experience and to analyze the website's traffic. These cookies are necessary for the website's functionality, and the website might not work if cookies are not allowed.

We collect data in collaboration with Google and Facebook. When you visit the website, these parties collect anonymous information on our behalf. We use this information to improve the website and your experience. This information is, e.g., where the user arrived from, where he went first, on what device, what he searched for and more. You can find more information about cookies and how to control their use and delete them on the following website: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/

Updates to this policy

The date at the top of the page indicates when this policy was last updated, and we reserve the right to change this policy at any time. The date at the top of the page will signal those changes. We may change this privacy policy or the way we use cookies. Material changes to this policy that change how we use personal information or are inconsistent with the purposes described will be disclosed well in advance.

We strongly encourage you to read this policy carefully to understand better how we use your personal information. If you have questions regarding this policy or Fagkaup's information handling, visit us at Klettagarðar 25, call 5 200 800 or email fagkaup@fagkaup.is for more information.