Institutional

Privacy Policy

WEBSITE AND ACCESSES

Schulz Compressores recognizes the importance of personal information on the Internet and takes users’ privacy seriously. The protection of information collected when browsing the website, as well as the security of Schulz Compressores’ Information Technology is, for the company, a matter of great importance that is taken into account in its corporate processes. In this regard, Schulz Compressores wishes to maintain a policy of transparency, informing how user data may be collected or used, thus allowing users to authorize the use of their personal information. The company analyses personal information, collected during the visit to this website, in a confidential manner, and only in accordance with legal requirements.

When accessing this website and, having this information available, as well as their rights exposed hereto, users grant Schulz Compressores the right to use the information collected and shared based on the purposes, conditions and forms set out herein. Any user request regarding their data or information, request for changes, cancellation, more information, among other items, should be made via the Customer Service channel on the Company’s website.

The Internet addresses of users visiting the website are tracked and analyzed, pursuant to trends and statistics; however, tracked data does not include personal information. Therefore, users can visit this site without disclosing any personal data.

It should be noted that if users need support, sales or other information, it will be necessary to inform their name and email address. The information provided will not be sold or made available to any outside organization upon any request. Schulz Compressores agents or service providers who have access to users’ personal information will only use users’ data to perform the services requested, as needed. Subject to users’ agreement, Schulz Compressores may use this information to keep users abreast of new products, special offers and updated information.

When using Schulz Compressores services, users share several information. Statistical and generic analyzes about user behavior may be shared with third parties, including with advertisers. This is very important for services to be improved and for users to have a distinguished and personalized online experience. In addition, by knowing the company’s privacy policy, users will be able to contribute with adjustments to their experience on the websites according to their browsing choices.

COOKIES AND RELEVANT INFORMATION

Some pages on the www.schulz.com.br website send cookies to computers in order to optimize users’ experience with personalized information when they return to the website. Cookies are identifiers that include unique characters, but personal data must be provided to the website in order to be possible to carry on with the identification to safeguard the anonymous profile of those who access the website. Cookies are small text files that will be saved on users’ computers.

Based on these files, it is possible to know whether your device has already communicated with this website. Reading cookies allows adjusting the website to facilitate user navigation. Content and services from other providers (YouTube, Facebook and Twitter for example) are integrated into some Schulz Compressores pages or websites, which, in turn, may use cookies and active components. The company has no influence on the use of personal data by these providers.

Generally, cookies are categorized as “session” cookies or “persistent” cookies. Session cookies help browsing the website efficiently, keeping track of the progress from page to page so that users will not be asked for information already provided on their current visit. Session cookies are stored in temporary memory and deleted when the web browser is closed. Persistent cookies, on the other hand, store user preferences from current and subsequent visits. They are saved on the device’s hard drive and remain valid after the browser restarts. This website makes use of persistent cookies, such as, for example, to register language and country location choices.

If users choose to block, disable or in any way reject these cookies, some pages of the Schulz Compressores website may not be displayed properly or it will not be possible, for example, to use website services that require a login.

If users do not want their cookie information to be associated with their visits to these pages or the use of these products, they must configure the browser to disable cookies or disable cookies on the product itself, respectively. By disabling cookies, web beacons and other technologies, visits to these pages will still be detected, however, they will not be associated with information otherwise stored in cookies.

SOCIAL MEDIA AND LOGS

In addition, third-party social media buttons will be able to log certain information, such as IP address, browser type and language, access time, web addresses, forward site. If users are connected to these social media websites, they will also be able to link such collected information with user profile information on that website. Schulz Compressores does not control these third-party tracking technologies.

Regarding personalized advertising, if users do not choose to disable cookies or browse anonymously, said advertising will be directed to users based on products seen in visits to other websites. In this case, if users do not want to receive them, they can disable the advertising banner by clicking on the icon located in the right corner of the website. Note that only personalized advertising will provide both this icon and the possibility of disabling it.

Most browsers can also be adjusted to send a notification, when cookies are sent, allowing users to refuse the receipt of cookies. Users can disable data storage by disabling cookies, which can limit browsing, or by browsing anonymously (cookies and anonymous identifiers will be deleted after users’ visit to the website).

SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS

Occasionally, Schulz Compressores may also collect user information by means of other sources, such as lists of suppliers and company partners. In doing so, suppliers will be asked to confirm information that has been acquired legally for the purpose of obtaining and using it.

The information collected, directly or indirectly, may be combined to help the company improve its overall accuracy and completeness, and to customize interactions with users. The information collected can help provide a personalized experience on the website, such as providing content that users may be interested in, making browsing easier.

Personal information is obtained when users submit information or place an order (through this website or in some other way). This information is used to send the emails requested by users or for administrative reasons (such as to inform about amendments, for example, to this Privacy Policy).

If users choose not to receive any more emails, they may cancel the automatic sending through the email sent. Schulz Compressores expressly undertakes not to collect and pass on to third parties any information that implies users’ personal identification, except when expressly authorized by them. “Personal Information” is information provided that personally identifies users, including, for example, their full name, address, telephone number and email address.

MARKETING

The information provided to Schulz Compressores, as well as information indirectly collected about users, may be used by Schulz Compressores for marketing purposes. However, before doing so, the company offers users the opportunity to choose whether or not they want their information to be used for this purpose. At any time, users can choose not to receive marketing materials from the company, following the unsubscribe instructions included in each email received, mentioning their interest in being contacted by phone or by directly contacting the “Contact us” link.

ONLINE ADVERTISING

Schulz Compressores does not show third-party online advertising on its websites but may advertise its products and services on third-party websites. Getting familiar with the privacy policies of network operators or advertisers of said websites helps understand their advertising-related practices, including the types of information that may be collected regarding users’ Internet browsing.

The company may also work with some third parties, specifically to manage some of the advertisements made on other websites. These third parties may use cookies and web beacons to get browsing information (such as IP address) on the websites of Schulz Compressores and other companies, to provide Schulz Compressores targeted advertisements based on the users’ interests.

THIRD PARTIES

In order to allow users to interact with other websites on which they have an account (such as Facebook and other social media websites) or to join communities on those websites, the company will provide links or third-party applications that allow them to log in, post content or participate of communities. The company may also indicate other general links to non-Schulz websites. User navigation on these links and applications is subject to the privacy policies of third parties, and it is necessary to get familiar with these policies before using the links and applications. Schulz Compressores is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites.

CHANGES IN THE PRIVACY POLICY

Schulz Compressores may change the Privacy Policy when it deems appropriate. If there is any substantial change in the way in which users’ information is used, the company will notify them with a prominent ad on its website.

Data sharing is a choice made by users. The company emphasizes that users have the right to disable cookies before browsing, browse anonymously or even opt out of Schulz Compressores at any time they deem convenient.

In case of any doubt or question related to the Privacy Policy, the company advises users to contact them through the “Contact us” channel on this website.

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Schulz Compressores
November/2017