Privacy Policy and Security

Thank you for visiting KOMPAN on the internet. Our web sites work with data, insights, research, and development. Managing this data and your privacy in a correct way is a responsibility we take seriously. Below please find our Privacy and Security Policy, which is applicable to KOMPAN web sites. You should not continue to use this website if you cannot accept the policy set out below.

This website is developed and maintained by:

KOMPAN A/S,

C. F. Tietgens Boulevard 32 C

5220 Odense SE 

Denmark

(hereinafter referred to as "KOMPAN").

P: +45 63 62 12 50

E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Your Privacy at KOMPAN web sites

KOMPAN.com is created to provide information about our company, products, services, and partners, and it uses cookies. By using this website you accept the use of cookies and the information it can help provide, as described in this policy. You can at any time delete your cookies by following the instructions outlined below under ‘How to Delete Cookies’.

KOMPAN may at any time change the policy. If we do so, we will post the changes on this website. You should check the privacy and cookies policy on a regular basis to make sure you are always familiar with the latest version.

What is a Cookie

Cookies and other technologies regulated by Danish executive order no 1148 dated 9 December 2011 (usually referred to as "cookie-bekendtgørelsen"), all hereinafter referred to as "cookies".

A cookie is a data file that is placed on your computer or device via your browser. The cookie does not contain information, but it can help a website collect and remember certain pieces of information.

 

Why do We Collect Information

  • The overall purpose is to provide a relevant experience for you when you visit our web sites. This includes:
  • Providing personalized content and information, relevant to your preferences and behavior
  • Enabling monitoring of behavior and trends that can support us in improving our content and products/services
  • Collecting permission from you to market KOMPAN directly to you via phone or email
  • Enabling retargeting based on your behavior on KOMPAN so that we can provide relevant content outside of KOMPAN web sites

How to Delete Cookies

You can avoid cookies by changing your browser settings. You can also delete existing cookies. This, however, may mean that you cannot use certain functions on the KOMPAN website.

If you want to delete the cookies already on your equipment, you can, if you use a PC or a more recent browser, press CTRL + SHIFT + DELETE simultaneously. If the shortcuts do not work on your browser, please visit the support page for the browser in question.

Each browser has specific procedures to find and delete specific cookies. Depending on the browser you are using please click on the following links:

Chrome:

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en 

Firefox:

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored 

Safari:

http://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214 

Internet Explorer:

http://pcsupport.about.com/od/maintenance/ht/deltempintfilesie.htm 

Opera:

http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy 

The Information We Collect

We collect and store information that can ultimately help us improve our web sites. Some of the information we will ask you for directly, though for example webforms, pop-ups, online chats, or surveys, but other information we collect automatically.

The information we collect automatically is stored in an aggregated format and does not enable us to identify you as an individual. We do not link aggregated visitor statistics with personal data (“PD”) unless you volunteer your personal information.

We divide the information we collect into two categories: (1) Aggregated visitor statistics, and (2) Personal Data ("PD").

Aggregated visitor statistics: is used in an aggregated form to inform us where our visitors come from, what they look at and act on, and where most time in spent on our web sites. Information that we collect automatically includes:

  • First party Cookie support (if you allow us to place a cookie on your computer)
  • Visitor ID (Provided by a cookie we place on your computer when possible)
  • Referrer (i.e. where you came from, e.g. google.com)
  • Date and time of visit
  • Regional and language settings (to determine which country you are in)
  • Operating System (Windows, OS X, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
  • Browser & Browser Version (Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, Safari etc.)
  • Screen Resolution (1280x1024, 1024x768, etc.)
  • JavaScript support
  • Java support
  • IP address (Your computer's address on the Internet) (this may also be PD and thereby treated as such)
  • The title of the page you are viewing
  • The URL of the page you are viewing

PD: We might ask you to provide PD such as name, email, phone number and occupation. Please see ‘Disclosure to 3rd Parties’ for how this is handled.

Disclosure to 3rd Parties

We will not sell information about our visitors to a 3rd party, and data transfer will only happen if it is explicitly stated at the time of collection. 

If you download material from our website we may or will ask you to provide us with PD such as your name and contact information. This information may be disclosed to our contractual sales partners. It is possible that your company will be contacted by either KOMPAN or our contractual sales partners with information on KOMPAN products and services (always in accordance with marketing regulation and upon obtaining consent if so required).

Visitor Rights

You are entitled to obtain insight into the data we store on you, whether is it personal data or not, and require it to be corrected if inaccurate or deleted. This is, however, excepted where it is not possible due to statutory retention obligations.

Who to Contact

If you have questions about the collection, processing, or use of your personal data and about correcting, blocking, or deleting that data or revoking any previously granted consents, you can contact us free of charge. Please write us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail at the address stated above.