If you are working with a customer who operates in the European Union, you'll need to pay attention to this post. Merchants serving webstores to shoppers in the EU must begin to comply with European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which was approved in 2016 and will begin enforcement 25 May 2018, at which time those organizations in non-compliance will face heavy fines.
If you're wondering if this regulation affects you, please note: the GDPR not only applies to organizations located within the EU but it will also apply to organizations located outside of the EU if they offer goods or services to EU shoppers. It applies to all companies processing and holding the personal data of persons residing in the European Union, regardless of the company’s location.
This post will describe how the Oracle Commerce Cloud Service can support this regulation.
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