Legal Notices

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The website is the property of Maped BP 14- 74371 PRINGY Cedex France.
Tel: 04 50 27 26 85
RCS (trade and company register): Annecy TGI (high court) 325 720 423
Management number: 57 B 42SA
Capital: 5,155,000 Euros
Intra-community VAT: FR62325720423

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If you have spotted an anomaly or would like to contact the website's senior manager, please email:

Compliance with the law

The content supplied on the website is for information purposes only. Maped cannot guarantee that the information broadcast on the website is accurate, complete and current. The information on this website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. The information may be periodically modified and modifications incorporated into new editions. Maped is entitled, at any time and without notice, to make improvements to the products, programmes or services described on this website. Any complete or partial reproduction, representation, modification, publication, transmission or distortion of this website or its contents is forbidden, regardless of the process or media used.

Any unauthorised use of this website, its content or the information which it contains will be considered an infringement punishable under articles L335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code. The same shall apply as necessary to databases appearing on the Maped Picnik website which are protected by the provisions of 1st July 1998 transposing the European Directive dated 11th March 1996 relating to legal protection of databases into the French Intellectual Property Code. As such, any reproduction or extraction would render the user liable.

Privacy policy

With the advent of new communication tools, it is necessary to pay particular attention to the protection of privacy.

We are therefore committed to respecting the privacy of the personal information we collect.

We collect the following information:
- Last name
- First name
- Address
- Post code
- Email address
- Gender/Sex

The personal information we collect is gathered through forms and through your interaction with our website. We also use cookies to gather information about you, as described in the next section.

Your personal information is collected via form on our website, through registration for our newsletter or participation in contests.

We use the information collected in this manner for the following purposes: to provide information on new products, good deals, contests and promotions.

We give you the right to oppose and to remove your personal information. The right to oppose means giving internet users the right to refuse that their personal information be used for certain purposes mentioned during its collection.

The right of withdrawal means giving internet users the right to request that their personal information no longer appear, for example, in a mailing list.

To exercise these rights, you can contact our customer service by email: or by post to MAPED SAS, Service Consommateurs, 530 route de Pringy, 74370 Argonay, France

Users have the right of access and rectification in order to consult, modify or delete information concerning them.

The exercise of this right can be performed by email: or by post to MAPED SAS, Service consommateurs, 530 route de Pringy, 74370 Argonay, France.

The personal information we collect is kept in a secure environment.

The personnel working for us are required to respect the confidentiality of your information.

To ensure the security of your personal information, we use the following measures:
- Management of access to authorised persons
- Management of access to the persons concerned
- Network monitoring software
Backup of computer systems
- Use of digital certificate
- Login and password
- Firewall

We are committed to maintaining a high degree of privacy by incorporating the latest technological innovations to ensure the confidentiality of your transactions. However, since no mechanism offers absolute security, there is always a risk involved when using the internet to transmit personal information.

Hypertext links

The website provides access to other sites via hypertext links. As Maped does not manage these sites, it has no control over their content. Accordingly, Maped may not be held responsible under any circumstances for the content of such sites, or of any potential collection and transmission of personal data, installation of cookies or any other process with the same purpose carried out by these sites. All public and private websites are entitled to install a link to the website without prior authorisation, provided that:

- the pages of are not embedded into the pages of another site.

- only the mail URL is used: (no links to inner pages)

CNIL declaration

In accordance with article 43 of French law no.86-1067 dated 30th September 1986, it is specified that: - the website's director of publication is Mr. Bernard Roux de Bezieux - this website was the subject of a declaration issued to the CNIL under the number 1498589.

In accordance with article 3 of the French Data Protection Act dated 6th January 1978, you are entitled to access, modify, correct and delete personal data relating to you.

You can exercise this right by contacting: Maped BP 14 - 74371 PRINGY Cedex France Tel: 04 50 27 26 85 Email: RCS: Annecy TGI 325 720 423 management number: 57 B 42SA capital: 5,155,000 Euros intra-community VAT: FR62325720423


When you opened a page on our website, you will have noticed a message informing you that our site uses Cookies. These “Cookie” files are installed on your device (Computer, Smartphone, Tablet, etc.) to collect information relating to your browsing. Below, you will find explanations as well as information on ways to configure cookies according to your preferences.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a file that contains information relating to your browsing. It is saved on your hard drive by your browser (such as your history, for example) when you visit a website. This small file allows the server that hosts the site to identify you and to recognise you during the cookie’s lifespan.

Why use cookies?

There are 3 types of cookies, Session cookies, persistant cookies and Third-party cookies. Most Session cookies are crucial for the proper functioning of a website. Deleting them may cause browsing difficulties.

  1. Session cookies

Session cookies are crucial for the proper functioning of a website. They allow access to protected spaces, like after you logged into the website, or maintaining settings across pages like in your cart when shopping online.

They are deleted upon closing the browser.

  1. Persistant cookies

These cookies are often used to collect your login details so that the website owner can be aware of the number of visits to their site, the average visit duration, the most visited pages, the browser used, etc. Google Analytics generates a cookie with a unique identifier that collects your IP address to determine which city you are logging in from, but without ever knowing from which computer you are doing so or which natural person you actually are. These cookies persist until they "expire" after an amount of time set by the cookie creator.

  1. Third-Party cookies

Our website contains links for sharing to Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and others, which allows you to share content on our website with other people. When you use share buttons, a third-party cookie is installed after obtaining your consent. If you are connected to social media when you browse our website, the share buttons will allow you to link the contents viewed to your user account.

How to manage cookies?

You have several options of managing cookies. However, any setting you choose is likely to affect your web browsing and your conditions for accessing certain services that require the use of cookies.

You may express or change your wishes regarding cookies at any time.


  1. Browser settings

Every browser can be configured to accept or block cookies on your device.

List of procedures:

For Chrome ™

For Internet Explorer ™

For Firefox ™érer+les+cookies

For Opéra ™

  1. Terms and conditions for blocking cookies

You can also set your preferences directly on platforms that use cookies via the following links. Please note that if you block cookies, a cookie will be installed on your device; its only purpose will be to deactivate the services associated with cookies. Therefore, if you delete all the cookies saved on your device, via your browser, we will no longer know that you have chosen this option.

For visitor and traffic cookies – compilation of statistics sent by Google Analytics

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How to manage cookies?

To manage cookies on our website click here.

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