Since the amended General Data Protection Regulation, commonly known as GDPR, came into force on 28 May 2018, website owners in Europe and outside it have been forced to seek ways to comply with the new regulations on processing the EU residents’ personal data (collecting emails, monitoring site visitors behavior by IP, etc.).
Before you start any changes in your online store, we advise that you should contact competent authorities. They can help with the audit and provide you with a list of the necessary changes that meet your business needs.
All X-Cart editions are GDPR-friendly via a special GDPR add-on.
To make your X-Cart 5 based website compliant with the EU legislation on GDPR, install and enable the GDPR add-on as described in Installing Addons from X-Cart App Store.