History of NOWCOS

2020.04 Expansion of Seoul Office & Company-affiliated Research Center
2020.06 Sejong Plant 1 Expansion Approval

2019.12 Germany IF Design Award Package Category Main Prize
2019.12 Acquired venture business certification

2018.01 Awarded as a youth-friendly small and medium-sized enterprise by Ministry of Employment and Labor
2018.02 Acquisition of Management Innovation SME Main Biz Certification
2018.07 Acquisition of ISO 140001
2018.07 Acquisition of OHSAS 18001

2017.12 Ministry of SMEs and Startups Award

2016.03 Animal Use KVGMP Certification
2016.08 Sejong Plant 2 Registration approval
(Sejong Metropolitan Autonomous City Ayamok Road 37)

2015 - 2000
2015.10 Established Shanghai NOWCOS, a local subsidiary in China2015. 02 Acquisition of ISO 9001
2014.12 Sejong City Entrepreneur Award
2014.05 Acquisition of ISO 22716 Certification
2014.04 FDA CGMP Agree Agency Certification
2012.11 Established company-affiliated research institute relocated to Seoul
2012.11 Preservative-free cosmetics Development Complete
2012.10 Anhydrous UV protection Product Development (First in South Korea)
2005.08 Awarded as a promising export company (Small and Medium Business Administration)
2003.07 Awarded as a promising small and medium enterprise & an excellent company
2003.02 R&D Venture Certification
2002.09 Quasi-drug Manufacturing Business Declaration (Ministry of Food and Drug Safety)
2002.02 National Life Science Research Institute Certification, Quality System Certification Acquisition
2000.12 Acquisition of Factory completion, registration, cosmetics manufacturing business license
2000.03 Establish the Sejong Metropolitan Autonomous City Incorporation

Privacy Policy

'Nowcos Co., Ltd.' (hereinafter referred to as 'Company') values the personal information of customers and complies with the “Act on Promotion of Information and Communication Network Use and Information Protection”.

The company informs you of the purpose and method of using the personal information provided by customers through the privacy policy, and what measures are being taken to protect personal information.
If the company revises its privacy policy, it will be notified through website notice (or individual notice).
ο This policy: Effective from March 3, 2015.

■ Items of Personal Information to be Collected
The company collects the following personal information for product consultation.
ο Collection items: name, email, inquiry details
ο How to collect personal information: through the homepage (inquiry message)

■ Purpose of Collection and Use of Personal Information
The company uses the collected personal information for the following purposes.
ο Consultation management
It is used for contact for product consultation.
ο Used for marketing and advertising
New service (product) development and specialization, newsletter

■ Rights of Users & Legal Representatives and Exercising Those Rights
Users can contact the person in charge of personal information management in writing or by e-mail for action.

■ Matters Concerning the Installation, Operation and Rejection of Automatic Personal Information Collection Devices

The company does not operate ‘cookies’ in relation to your information. Cookies are very small text files that the server used to operate the company's homepage sends to your browser and are stored on your computer's hard disk. The company uses cookies for the following purposes.

In addition to your information, cookies are used for the functions of the homepage - changing the background image, etc.- .
1. Purpose of using cookies
Cookies are used for the functional purpose of the homepage.
2. How to reject cookie settings
Example: As a method of rejecting cookie settings, you can allow all cookies by selecting the option of your web browser, could check each time a cookie is saved, or could refuse to save all cookies.
Example of setting method (for Internet Explorer): Tools at the top of the web browser > Internet Options > Personal Information
However, if you refuse to install cookies, there may be difficulties in displaying the page.

■ Personal Information Processing and Retention Period
In principle, the information is destroyed after the purpose of collecting and using personal information is achieved. However, the following information is retained for the specified period for the following reasons.
Preserved Items: name, email, inquiry content
Preserved Basis: data for customer claim management
Retention period: 3 years

And, if it is necessary to preserve it in accordance with the provisions of the relevant laws and regulations, the company keeps the member information for a certain period specified in the relevant laws and regulations as follows.
Records on display/advertisement: 6 months (Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.)
Records on consumer complaints or dispute settlement: 3 years (Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.)

■ Civil Service for Personal Information
The company appoints a person in charge of personal information management as follows in order to protect users' personal information and handle complaints related to personal information.

Personal Information Protection Officer: Mr. Kang Min-bo
Email: mbkang@nowcos.com
You can report all personal information protection-related complaints arising out of using the company's services to the person in charge of personal information management. The company will provide prompt and sufficient answers to users' reports.
If you need to report or consult about other personal information infringement, please contact the following organizations.

1. Privacy Infringement Center (privacy.kisa.or.kr / +82-2-405-5118)
2. Information Protection Mark Certification Committee (www.eprivacy.or.kr / +82-2-580-9531~2)
3. Cyber Crime Report by Supreme Prosecutors’ Office (spo.go.kr / +82-2-3480-2000)
4. National Police Agency Cyber Security Bureau (www.ctrc.go.kr / +82-1566-0112)