Terms of use

Legal notice and privacy policy

Sugi Research is concerned about the rights of individuals, particularly with regard to automated processing, and in the interests of transparency with its customers, has drawn up a policy setting out all such processing, the purposes for which it is carried out, and the means of action available to individuals to enable them to exercise their rights as fully as possible.

For further information on the protection of personal data, please consult the following website: https: //www.cnil.fr/

Continued browsing of this site implies unreserved acceptance of the following provisions and conditions of use.

The version of these terms of use currently online is the only one applicable during the entire period of use of the site and until a new version replaces it.

Article 1 - Legal information
1.1 Site (hereinafter referred to as "the Site"):


1.2 Publisher (hereinafter "the publisher") :

You are currently connected to the official Sugi Research website.

Sugi Research SAS with capital of €10,500

with registered office at: 12 rue Michel Chasles 75012 Paris

Represented by Clémentine Pallu de beaupuy, in her capacity as Managing Director

Registered with the RCS of Paris 913 218 780

Telephone number: 09 87 18 39 26

If you have any comments on the operation of the site, please write to the site administrator: hello@sugi-research.com

1.3 Web host (hereinafter "the host"):

www.sugi-research.com is hosted by Wix Online Platform Limited.

Address: 1 Grant's Row, Dublin 2 D02HX96, Ireland.

Contact : https://support.wix.com/en/article/contacting-wix-customer-care-for-support

Article 2 - Access to the site
Access to and use of the site are reserved for strictly personal use. You undertake not to use this site and the information or data contained therein for commercial, political or advertising purposes or for any form of commercial solicitation, in particular the sending of unsolicited e-mails.

Article 3 - Site content and intellectual property
All trademarks, photographs, texts, comments, illustrations, images (animated or not), video sequences, sounds, as well as any computer applications that may be used to operate this site, and more generally the entire content and form of this site, are protected by current intellectual property laws. All reproduction rights are reserved, including for downloadable documents and iconographic and photographic representations.

They are the full and complete property of the publisher or its partners. Any reproduction, representation, distribution, use or adaptation, in any form whatsoever, in whole or in part, of these elements, including computer applications, without the prior written consent of the publisher, is strictly forbidden. Failure to comply with this prohibition constitutes an infringement liable to engage the civil and criminal liability of the infringer.

The fact that the publisher does not initiate proceedings as soon as it becomes aware of such unauthorized use does not constitute acceptance of said use and waiver of prosecution.

Trademarks mentioned on this site are registered by the companies that own them.

Article 4 - Site management
For the proper management of the site, the publisher may at any time:

- suspend, interrupt or limit access to all or part of the site, reserve access to the site, or to certain parts of the site, to a specific category of Internet users;

- remove any information that could disrupt its operation or contravene national or international laws;

- suspend the site in order to carry out updates.

Article 5 - Liability
The publisher cannot be held liable for any failure, breakdown, difficulty or interruption in operation, preventing access to the site or any of its functions.

You are entirely responsible for the equipment you use to connect to the site. You must take all appropriate measures to protect your equipment and your own data, in particular from viral attacks via the Internet. You are solely responsible for the sites and data you consult.

The publisher cannot be held responsible in the event of legal proceedings against you :

- as a result of using the site or any service accessible via the Internet ;

- as a result of your failure to comply with these terms and conditions.

The publisher is not responsible for any damage caused to you, to third parties and/or to your equipment as a result of your connection to or use of the site, and you hereby waive any claim against the publisher in this respect.

Should the publisher be the subject of amicable or legal proceedings as a result of your use of the site, he may take action against you to obtain compensation for all damages, sums, sentences and costs that may arise from such proceedings.

Article 6 - Hypertext links
The publisher authorizes users to set up hypertext links to all or part of the site. Any link must be removed on simple request from the publisher.

Any information accessible via a link to other sites is not published by the publisher. The publisher has no rights whatsoever in respect of the content of such links.

Article 7 - Data collection and protection
Your data is collected by Sugi Research.

Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (data subject); an identifiable person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to a name, an identification number or one or more factors specific to his or her physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity.

The personal information that Sugi Research may collect on the site comes from the voluntary registration of this information on our contact forms. In accordance with article 32 of the same law, the information required by Sugi Research to manage customer relations and process and execute your requests is indicated by an asterisk (*) on our pages.

The personal data collected is as follows

- first and last name

- e-mail address

- telephone number

Article 8 - Right of access, rectification and deletion of your data
In application of the regulations applicable to personal data, users have the following rights:

  • right of access: users may exercise their right of access to their personal data by writing to the e-mail address given below. In this case, before exercising this right, the site may request proof of the user's identity in order to verify its accuracy;
  • the right of rectification: if the personal data held by the site is inaccurate, they may request that the information be updated;
  • the right to deletion of data: users may request the deletion of their personal data, in accordance with applicable data protection laws;
  • the right to limitation of processing: users may request on the site to limit the processing of personal data in accordance with the assumptions provided for by the RGPD ;
  • the right to object to data processing: users may object to their data being processed in accordance with the assumptions provided for by the RGPD ;

You may exercise this right by contacting us at the following address

12 Rue Michel Chasles 75012 Paris

Or by e-mail to: hello@sugi-research.com

All requests must be accompanied by a signed photocopy of a valid identity document, and must state the address at which the publisher may contact the applicant. A reply will be sent within one month of receipt of the request. This one-month period may be extended by two months if the complexity of the request and/or the number of requests so require.

In addition, and since the law n°2016-1321 of October 7, 2016, people who so wish, have the possibility of organizing the fate of their data after their death. For more information on the subject, you can consult the CNIL website: https: //www.cnil.fr/.

Users may also lodge a complaint with the CNIL on the CNIL website: https: //www.cnil.fr.

We recommend that you first contact us before filing a complaint with the CNIL, as we will be happy to help you resolve your problem.

Article 9 - Use of data
Personal data collected from users is used to provide and improve the site's services and to maintain a secure environment. The legal basis for processing is the execution of the contract between the user and the site. More specifically, the uses are as follows:

- access and use of the site by the user;

- management of site operation and optimization;

- implementation of user assistance;

- verification, identification and authentication of data transmitted by the user;

- personalization of services by displaying advertisements according to the user's browsing history and preferences;

- prevention and detection of fraud, malware (malicious software) and management of security incidents;

- management of any disputes with users;

- sending commercial and advertising information, according to the user's preferences;

Article 10 - Data retention policy
The Platform retains your data for as long as is necessary to provide you with its services or support.

To the extent reasonably necessary or required to satisfy legal or regulatory obligations, settle disputes, prevent fraud and abuse or enforce our terms and conditions, we may also retain some of your information as necessary, even after you have closed your account or we no longer need it to provide our services to you.

Article 11- Sharing personal data with third parties
Personal data may be shared with third-party companies exclusively within the European Union, in the following cases:

- when the user authorizes the website of a third party to access his/her data;

- when the site uses the services of service providers to provide user support, advertising and payment services. These service providers have limited access to the user's data for the purposes of providing these services, and are contractually obliged to use it in accordance with the provisions of the applicable regulations on the protection of personal data;

- if required by law, the site may transmit data in order to pursue claims against the site and to comply with administrative and legal proceedings.

Article 12 - Commercial offers
You may receive commercial offers from the publisher. If you do not wish to receive such offers, please contact the company via the following e-mail address: hello@sugi-research.com.

Your data may be used by the publisher's partners for commercial prospecting purposes. If you do not wish this, please contact the company via the following e-mail address: hello@sugi-research.com.

If, when consulting the site, you access personal data, you must refrain from any collection, any unauthorized use and any act that may constitute an infringement of the privacy or reputation of persons. The publisher declines all responsibility in this respect.

Data is stored and used for a period that complies with current legislation.

Article 13 - Cookies
1. Cookies and consent

What is a "cookie"?

A "cookie" or tracer is an electronic file deposited on a terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) and read, for example, when consulting a website, reading an e-mail, installing or using software or a mobile application, regardless of the type of terminal used (source: https: //www.cnil.fr/fr/cookies-traceurs-que-dit-la-loi).

The site may automatically collect standard information. Any information collected indirectly will only be used to monitor the volume, type and configuration of traffic using this site, to develop the design and layout and for other administrative and planning purposes, and more generally to improve the service we offer you.

Where appropriate, "cookies" issued by the site editor and/or third-party companies may be deposited on your terminal, with your consent. In this case, your consent is required. We ask for your consent by means of an information banner on the use of cookies: this banner appears the first time you browse this site. Before continuing navigation, the customer and/or prospect must accept or refuse the use of cookies. The consent given is valid for a period of thirteen (13) months. The user may deactivate cookies at any time.

The use of cookies is of great importance for the proper functioning of our website. Thanks to the (anonymous) contribution of visitors, we can improve the use of the website and make it more user-friendly.

2. Type of cookies used and their purpose

We use the following cookies:

- Functional cookies: these enable us to improve the operation of the website and make it more user-friendly for visitors. For example, we store your login data.

- Audience measurement cookies: these ensure that an anonymous cookie is generated each time you visit a website. These cookies make it possible to determine whether or not you have visited the site before. A cookie is only created on the first visit. On subsequent visits, the existing cookie is used automatically. This cookie is only used for statistical purposes. In this way, the following data can be collected:

  • number of unique visitors
  • the frequency with which users visit the site
  • which pages visitors consult
  • how long users spend on a particular page
  • the page from which visitors leave the site

- Tracking cookies: these are used to analyze your browsing, consultation or consumption habits on the network's sites, in order to offer you targeted advertising or personalized services.  The profile established on the basis of this data is not linked to your name, address, e-mail address, etc., but is used solely to match advertisements to your profile, so that they are as relevant as possible to you. We require your consent for these cookies. They will not be installed without your consent.

- Cookies linked to social networks: these enable social networks to record the articles and pages you share via their share buttons. They may also contain tracking cookies that trace your web browsing behavior.

3. List of cookies used

Google cookies :

  • Google Analytics: used to measure website traffic.
  • Google Tag manager: makes it easier to implement tags on pages and manage Google tags.

Hubspot cookies :


  • Used to determine whether the chat widget is open and save the information for future visits
  • It is set in the visitor's browser when they start a new chat, and resets and closes the widget after 30 minutes of inactivity
  • If the visitor manually closes the chat widget, it will prevent the widget from reopening on subsequent page loads in the browser for 30 minutes
  • Expires within 30 minutes


  • This cookie is used to recognize visitors who are chatting with the editor via Hubspot's Chatflows tool.
  • If a chat is in progress with a visitor, and the visitor then returns to the site using the same browser, the Chatflows tool will load the visitor's chat history. The cookie is controlled by the Consent to chat cookie collection setting in the chat window.
  • Expires within 13 months

AddThis Tools cookie (Oracle):

  • Enables site owners and users to share pages, news, photos, logos, videos, and other content on social networks and various destinations via a plug-in linked to the browser or website. In other words, this cookie enables users to share, follow, interact with or recommend the publisher's content.

4. Your rights with regard to your personal data

You have the right to access, rectify, limit and delete your personal data. In addition, you have the right to object to the processing of personal data and the right to the transferability of your data. You can exercise these rights by sending us an e-mail to hello@sugi-resaearch.com. To prevent misuse, we may ask you to identify yourself on our site. When accessing personal data linked to a cookie, we ask you to send us a copy of the cookie in question. You can find them in your browser settings.

5. Blocking and deleting cookies

You can easily block and delete cookies yourself at any time via your Internet browser. You can also set your browser to notify you when a cookie is set. You can also specify that certain cookies should not be installed. To do this, please consult your browser's help function. If you delete cookies from your browser, this may affect your use of our website.

Some tracking cookies are set by third parties who display advertisements to you via our website. You can delete these cookies centrally at www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Please note that if you do not want cookies, we will no longer be able to guarantee the proper functioning of our website. Some of the site's features may be altered, and in some cases you may no longer be able to access the site. Furthermore, refusing cookies does not mean that you will not see any advertising. Advertisements are no longer tailored to your interests and may therefore appear more often.

The steps you need to take to adjust your settings vary from one browser to another. If necessary, consult your browser's help function, or go to one of the links below to access your browser's manual directly.

Firefox : https://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/effacer-les-cookies-pour-supprimer-les-information

Google Chrome : https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform=Desktop&hl=fr

Internet Explorer : https://support.microsoft.com/fr-fr/help/278835/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer

Safari : https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=fr_FR

6. New developments and unplanned cookies

On some of our pages, we may use content that is hosted on other sites and made accessible on our website by means of certain codes (embedded content).  These codes often use cookies. However, we have no control over what these third parties do with their cookies.
It is also possible for cookies to be placed by others via our website. Have you found any cookies on our website that we haven't identified? Please let us know by e-mail. You can also contact the third party directly and ask what cookies they are setting, why they are setting them, how long the cookie will last and what measures they are taking to protect your privacy.

7. Remarks

We may need to update this cookie policy from time to time, for example when we change our website or the rules governing it. Please check this page for the latest version of our cookie policy.

If you have any questions and/or comments, please contact us at the following e-mail address: hello@sugi-research.com

The lifetime of these cookies is thirteen (13) months.

Article 14 - Photographs and representation of products
The photographs of products, accompanying their description, are not contractual and do not bind the publisher.

Article 15 - Loi applicable
Les présentes conditions d'utilisation du site sont régies par la loi française et soumises à la compétence des tribunaux du siège social de l'éditeur, sous réserve d'une attribution de compétence spécifique découlant d'un texte de loi ou réglementaire particulier.

Article 16 - Contactez-nous
Pour toute question, information sur les produits et services présentés sur le site, ou concernant le site lui-même, vous pouvez laisser un message à l'adresse suivante : hello@sugi-research.com