MONACOR INTERNATIONAL on the subject of data protection
The protection of personal data is a matter of importance to us. Therefore, we make our activities in accordance with the relevant legal requirements for the protection of personal data and for the data security. In the following you will learn which information we collect, if necessary, how we proceed with it and to whom we make it available, if necessary.
Via our websites and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram) we do not collect any personal data (e.g. names, addresses, phone numbers, or e-mail addresses) unless you make such data available to us voluntarily (e.g. by registration, ordering of catalogue) or you have agreed to it, or this is permitted by the corresponding legal requirements on the protection of your data.
Definition of purpose
We generally use the personal data made available by you to answer your enquiries, to process your orders, or to give you access to certain information or offers. To attend to the customer relations, it may in addition be necessary that we memorize and process your personal data and that we inform our international subsidiaries about them to be able to comply with your requests in a better way or to improve our products or services; or that we (or a third party on our behalf) use these personal data to inform you about MONACOR INTERNATIONAL offers which are useful for your business activities or to make online inquiries to meet the tasks and requirements of our customers in a better way.
Of course we will respect your wish not to leave your personal data to us to support our customer relations (especially for direct marketing or for market research purposes). We will neither sell your personal data to third parties nor commercialize them in any other way except to enterprises of the MONACOR INTERNATIONAL company group.
MONACOR INTERNATIONAL will collect, process, and utilize the personal data made available on-line by you only for the purposes you have been informed about, unless the collection, processing, or utilization is made for another purpose which is directly connected with the original purpose the personal data have been collected for, is necessary for the preparation, negotiation, and fulfilment of a contract with you, is necessary due to legal obligation or official or legal order, is necessary for the statement of reasons or protection of legal claims or for the rejection of complaints, serves for the prevention of misuse or other illegal activ- ities, e.g. purposeful attacks on the MONACOR INTERNATIONAL systems to ensure the data security.
Details about communication and utilization
If you access our websites and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram) via telecommunication services, the following will automatically be produced by technical means: details about the communication (e.g. internet protocol address) or details about the utilization (e.g. details of the start and duration of the utilization and details about the telecommunication services used by you). These may permit conclusions on personal data. As far as it is indispensable to collect, process, and utilize your details concerning communication and utilization, this is subject to the legal regulations for data protection.
Non-personal data collected automatically
If you access our websites and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram), information is occasionally collected automatically (i.e. not by registration) which is not assigned to a certain person (e.g. internet browser used and operating system; domain name of the website from which you came; number of the visits; average dwell time; sites called). We ourselves and our international subsidiaries use this in-formation to determine the attractiveness of our websites and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram) and to improve their efficiency and contents.
"Cookies" - information automatically placed on your computer
If you visit our websites it may happen that we place information in the form of a "cookie" on your computer which automatically recognizes it again during your next visit. Cookies, for example, allow us to adapt a website to your interests or to memorize your password so that you do not have to reenter it each time. If you do not wish that we recognize your computer again, please adjust your internet browser in such a way that it deletes cookies from your computer hard disk, blocks all cookies, or warns you before a cookie is memorized.
MONACOR INTERNATIONAL will not deliberately collect personal data of children without pointing out explicitly that such data should only be passed on with the consent of the parents if this is provided by relevant legal regulations. Generally, we only use or pass on personal data of children as far as this is permitted by law, to obtain the legally required consent of the parents or for the protection of children. For the term "child/ children" the national legal regulations and cultural customs have to be taken into account.
MONACOR INTERNATIONAL takes technical and organizational security measures to protect your personal data against unintentional or unlawful deletion, change, or against loss and unauthorized passing-on or unauthorized access.
Links to other websites and social media channels
The MONACOR INTERNATIONAL websites and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram) contain links to other websites. MONACOR INTERNATIONAL is not responsible for the data protection policies or the contents of these websites and social media channels.
Questions and notes
MONACOR INTERNATIONAL will react on all appropriate enquires to examine and, if necessary, to correct, complete, or delete personal data. If you have questions or notes on this data protection policy, please click "e-mail" in the menu bar under the item "contact". In the course of further development of the internet we will also constantly adapt our data protection policy. Changes will be announced on this site in due time. Therefore, you should regularly call this site to keep yourself informed about the present state of the data protection policy.
„This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/ anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA.
On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Further information can be found underwww.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/tos.html (Google Analytics Terms of Service & Privacy).
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-mas-king).“
MONACOR INTERNATIONAL GmbH & CO. KG, 1/2017