1. Collection, Storage, Processing and Use of Personal Information
a) Collection, storage, processing and use of information when accessing www.myhusqvarna.com.
We collect, store, process and use none of your personal information when you just visit www.myhusqvarna.com. There is some information, however, that is temporarily saved on our server for data security reasons and may allow identification (e.g., IP address, date, time, downloaded files, browser type and version, operating system, source URL). This usage data is analysed anonymously for statistical purposes using internal surveys of user interests and behaviour. For this purpose, the last octet (subsegment) of your IP address is deleted before being analysed. Such usage data is not analysed to create your user profile if you have not expressly agreed to this. We expressly reserve the right to analyse such data should our website be used improperly or be otherwise infringed, which may be reported to law enforcement agencies. In no event will your usage data be analysed for any other purposes or disclosed to any third party whatsoever. Such statistical raw data is deleted after 30 days.
b) Storage, Processing and Use of the Information You May Expressly Provide Us with
Notwithstanding the foregoing, we collect personal information that you may choose to make available to us, e.g. when you send us an e-mail, you contact us, or we process your purchase order. We use such information in accordance with applicable German data privacy laws. The personal information that is necessary for the substantiation, development or amendment of any contractual relationship (inventory data) is used only for the performance of any agreement that you may have entered into with us. In addition, your inventory data will not be used for the purposes of conducting market research or adapting our offerings to demand.
2. Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses the so-called cookies, which are text files that are saved on your computer to analyse how you use a website. Cookie-generated information on your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google’s US server, where it is stored. Each time the last octet (sub-segment) of the recorded IP address is deleted before such information is sent and processed further. In no case can your personal details be identified then. Google will use such information to analyse your use of the website, to compile activity reports for the website’s administrators and to provide other services related to your use of the website and the Internet. Google, too, will transmit such information, if necessary, to third parties provided that this is required by law or these third parties process such information on behalf of Google. Google will in no case combine your IP address with other of Google’s data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. Please note, however, that, if you do so, you may be not able to use fully all of this website’s features. By using this website, you acknowledge that you have accepted the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the above-mentioned way and manner and for the above-mentioned purpose.
3. Social Media Plug-ins
a) Facebook Social Media Plug-in
b) Google Adsense
This website uses Google AdSense, a service of Google Inc. (Google) that integrates advertisements. Google AdSense uses the so-called cookies, which are text files that are saved on your computer to analyse how you use a website. Google AdSense also uses the so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). With these web beacons, information such as visitor traffic can be analysed on these pages. Generated by cookies and web beacons, information on your use of this website (including your IP address) and the distribution of advertising formats is transmitted to Google’s US server, where it is stored. Such information can be forwarded by Google to its affiliates. Google will not merge your IP address with other of your saved data, however. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. Please note, however, that, if you do so, you may be not able to use fully all of this website’s features. By using this website, you acknowledge that you have accepted the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the above-mentioned way and manner and for the above-mentioned purpose.
c) Google plus
4. Third Party Contractors
5. Withdrawal, Disabling, Deletion and Revision of Your Personal Information
At any time you are entitled to recall free of charge your consent to the storage of or demand a revision of your personal information. At any time you are also entitled to revoke your consent to our collection and storage of any other data you may have provided us with on a voluntary basis. Please note that in order to protect your privacy and security we have to check your identity before you can take such measures.
If you do not wish your data to be processed in future and/or you would like to revoke your consent to this extent, please write to the following address, attaching, if possible, a copy of your identity card: M.J. Raak GmbH, Berner Straße 38, 60437 Frankfurt am Main, Germany. As soon as you revoke your consent to the storage, processing and use of your personal information, we will delete all stored data immediately. We expressly point out that despite the revocation of your consent we are entitled under the German Federal Data Protection Act to process and/or use your data if this takes place for the purpose of any contractual relationship or a quasi-contractual relationship of trust and/or this is necessary for the preservation of our reasonable interests and after weighing up such interests it cannot be reasonably assumed that your legitimate interest in stopping the processing and/or use of your personal information prevails.
b) Disabling, Deletion and Revision of Your Personal Information
You are entitled to have any of your personal information that we store disabled or deleted and revised. If you wish to have any of your personal information that we store disabled, deleted or revised, please write to the following address, attaching, if possible, a copy of your identity card: M.J. Raak GmbH, Berner Straße 38, 60437 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
6. Inquiry About Stored Information
At any time you are entitled to check free of charge which of your personal information we store. You will be informed about it in writing. If you wish to inquire about which of your personal information is stored, please write to the following address, attaching, if possible, a copy of your identity card: M.J. Raak GmbH, Berner Straße 38, 60437 Frankfurt am Main, Germany. We strive to ensure the safety of your personal information as required under applicable data protection laws. For this reason, data and information are generally transmitted to our server and to our affiliates in encrypted form. Please note, however, that no electronic communication is completely secure. This means that all data and information that you have provided us with on a voluntary basis may be accessed through illegal data acquisition. We cannot be held responsible or liable for any disclosure of information due to any error and/or unauthorized access by a third party during data transmission.