1 Information Forbo will collect
Forbo may collect general personal user data in various ways, for instance if you visit the Website, subscribe to a newsletter service or in conjunction with any other activities, services, functions or resources Forbo makes available on its Website.
While visiting this Website, so-called usage data such as browser types and versions used, the website from which our Website is accessed, date and time of access, Internet protocol address (which, however, is anonymized to the extent that it allows no inference on individual persons) and the Internet service provider of the accessing system is collected. Forbo only uses this data to deliver the content of our Website correctly, optimize the content of our Website as well as its advertisement, ensure the long-term viability of our information technology systems and website technology, and to provide law enforcement authorities with the information necessary for criminal prosecution in case of a cyber-attacks. Forbo will not use the data to draw any conclusions about the data subject. Data contained in server log files are stored separately from all personal data provided by a data subject.
Further data, such as your name, email address, telephone number or any other personal data is only collected if you share such data with Forbo voluntarily.
Subscription services and Contact forms.
On this Website, users are given the opportunity to subscribe to newsletters and other publications of Forbo, to contact us via contact forms and to order services from Forbo. You can see from the respective input mask what personal data is transmitted. Apart from this data, we also store the IP address of the computer system assigned by the Internet service provider and used by the data subject at the time of the registration, as well as the date and time of the registration in order to protect us against potential misuse. If indicated in the form, we may also combine your usage data with the data transmitted in order to identify your preferences.
The personal data so collected will be used for the purpose you are sharing personal data with us, i.e. to send newsletters or any other publications you subscribed to, respond to your inquiries, or to process orders you have placed. Furthermore, we may use it to contact you with information on products relevant to you. You may terminate a subscription and withdraw your consent to the data processing at any time. You may either use the corresponding link which can be found in each newsletter or you can unsubscribe at any time by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What are cookies?
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie
As well as cookies, Forbo also uses other technologies that are similar to cookies in terms of their functionality and purpose. Such technologies are also included whenever we refer to cookies in the following.
You can prevent the automatic storage of cookies by indicating this in the cookie banner or by making changes to your browser settings. Please note, however, that cookies influence how this and many other websites function. By deactivating cookies you are switching off certain functions and services of this website. We recommend, therefore, that you do not deactivate cookies.
The cookies from Forbo
The following table contains information on all tracking and marketing technologies used in our website and/or our applications as well as their operators. As the respective operators – insofar as their offer is integrated in the Forbo website – also use and change cookies to a certain extent, the following does not identify individual cookies, but describes technologies and applications some of which use several cookies. If you want information on the individual cookies used, please send your enquiry by e-mail to email@example.com.
These are technically necessary in order that you can navigate on the website and use its functions, for example to set your data privacy preferences or to complete forms. Without these cookies, the services you have requested from the website cannot be properly provided. Essential cookies are also used without your express consent. Insofar as essential cookies process personal data, you have a right to object in accordance with the data privacy statement.
|ASP.NET_SessionId||This cookie stores data during your session. The cookie remembers, for example, a selection that you made or a site that you previously visited.||Forbo||Session|
|ARRAffinity||ARRAffinity is a cookie that is used to assign a client to an instance of an Azure web app. For example, if an app is scaled at 10, and a user accesses it via his browser, ARRAffinity helps to bring the user back to the same app instance instead of receiving a random instance every time.||Forbo||Session|
|defaultsite||This cookie stores the last start page.||Forbo||4 months|
|Cookie Accepted||This cookie is used to store your cookie preferences.||Forbo||11 months|
|fonts.net||This site uses fonts from fonts.com or fast.fonts.net for the uniform representation of fonts. When this site is called up, your browser loads the necessary web fonts into your browser cache. For this purpose your browser connects with the servers of fonts.com. fonts.com may also log this access. This means that your IP address is connected with our website in fonts.com. These Web Fonts are used in the interest of a uniform and attractive representation. If your browser does not support Web Fonts, a standard font of your computer is used.||fonts.net||Session|
These collect information about the use of the website, e.g. which pages are most frequently visited and how visitors move on the website. They help us to improve the user friendliness and thus the user experience of the website. Collected information can be: the Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the website from which you came, number of visits, average length of session, called up pages.
|Google Tag Manager||The Tag Manager is a tool from Google which enables companies to add and update website tags, including conversion tracking, website analysis and remarketing, without having to process the website code.||Google Inc.||3 months|
|Google Analytics||Google Analytics is an analysis platform used to track the number and type of visits to our website and its pages, as well as the accesses to our mobile applications and their screens and usage patterns. In this way we ensure that all parts of our website and our mobile applications are functioning properly. These technologies are used to provide anonymous, aggregated data for interaction of the website and mobile users with our website or our mobile applications.||Google Inc.||1 year|
These are used to show advertisements on the websites of third parties that are more relevant and more interesting for you. They are also used to limit the appearance frequency of an advertisement and to measure and control the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.