Information Forbo will collect
Forbo may collect personal user data in various ways, for instance if you visit the Website, subscribe to a newsletter or in conjunction with any other activities, services, functions or resources Forbo makes available on the Website.
Forbo shall not make any efforts to identify you and shall collect personal data of yours only if you share such information with Forbo voluntarily. You do have the option to visit the Website anonymously. Nonetheless, Forbo may collect information about you whenever you are interacting with the Website or respond to newsletters or mailings sent by Forbo. In the event that you should register for a protected area, Forbo may ask you to send specific personal information to you so that Forbo can manage the user relationship.
While you are visiting the Website, for technical reasons, certain information will also be registered by Forbo’s server automatically. In this context, your IP address may be stored or the server will register the operating system you are working with, what your language setting are or which browser you are using and which of the pages of the Website you are visiting. Principally, Forbo also registers the website from which you have landed on its Website.
You do have the option to prevent the storage or installation of cookies by adjusting your server settings accordingly. However, Forbo does emphasize that in this case you may not be able to fully use all of the functions on this Website. More information about cookies can be found in the declaration on Cookies below.
Use of the information collected by Forbo
Forbo shall use the information collected from you exclusively for the purpose of offering its goods and services and to align the Website with your specific needs and to be able to optimize it on a continuous basis. Certain information is also collected for statistical purposes, also with a focus on the optimization of the Website and its further development.
Sharing of personal information
This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service offered by Google Inc. («Google»). Google Analytics utilizes so-called «cookies», which are text files that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (along with your IP address) is sent to a Google server in the United States, where it is stored. Google will use the information to analyze your use of the website, to compile reports about website activities for the operators of the websites and to render other services associated with the website use and the use of the Internet. Google will also transfer the information to third parties if necessary and provided this is permitted under applicable laws. According to Google your IP address will never be connected to other Google data. You do have the option to prevent the installation of the cookies by making changes to your browser software settings, however, we have to point out that this may prevent you from using all of the functions of this Website in their entirety. By using this Website, you consent to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose. In order to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, you have the option to install a deactivation add-on for your browser. For details please go to: