Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement
This privacy statement explains our policy regarding any personal or business information you may supply to Schaeffler Technologies GmbH & Co. KG. when visiting the portion of this web site devoted to the Schaeffler Store Site. By visiting the Schaeffler Store Site, you confirm that you agree to these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, do not visit the Schaeffler Store Site.

There are times when we will collect personal and business information from you through the Schaeffler Store Site. Our goal in collecting such information is to offer you the most relevant information about our products and services based on your interests. The information collected includes, but is not limited to, the following: name, name of business, e-mail address, type of computer, mailing address, phone number, pages of the Schaeffler Store Site accessed and user ID for the Schaeffler Store Site.

Aggregate (non-individually identifying) data collected by Schaeffler may be used by Schaeffler for Schaeffler 's marketing and promotional purposes.

Individually identifying information, such as names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone numbers and other information that you voluntarily provide through the Schaeffler Store Site may be used to (i) contact you in the future regarding updates to the Schaeffler Store Site, new products and services, upcoming events or the status of orders; and (ii) to check your qualifications for registration, to bill you for products and services, to verify your identity, to track orders, and for other similar purposes.

Schaeffler will not share your e-mail address or other information with any third party, except as necessary to fulfill any orders you may place through the Schaeffler Store Site, and except in connection with the sale of all or a portion of our business. If you want your personal and business information deleted from our database, please send us an e-mail that says 'delete my information from the Schaeffler database'.

The Schaeffler Store Site may contain links to other web sites. Schaeffler is not responsible for the privacy practices, terms of use, or content of such web sites.

We may make available forums, message boards and news groups for our customer communities. Please remember that any information that you disclose in these areas becomes public information. As such, you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose information.

Thomas BiedermannDatenschutzbeauftragter
Schaeffler AG
Industriestraße 1-3
91074 Herzogenaurach
Bundesrepublik Deutschland
E-Mail: Datenschutz@schaeffler.com


Cookie Policy

Notice on the use of cookies

When you visit one of the websites of Schaeffler AG and companies in which Schaeffler AG, directly or indirectly, holds a majority interest (Schaeffler Group), information will be stored on your terminal device in the form of a so-called “cookie”. Cookies are small text files which enable analysis of the use of the website, record settings and data in your browser, as well as allow customizing website to your interests and displaying interest-based advertising on other websites. We do not collect any personal data by means of cookies unless you have expressly given us your consent to do so.

1. Types of cookies:
Depending on their function and purpose, cookies can be divided into two categories: technically necessary cookies and optional cookies.
There may also be so-called first-party cookies, which are cookies that we place as the operator of the website, and so-called third-party cookies, which are placed by a domain other than ours. In principle, any cookie can be removed by deleting the browser cache, thereby immediately losing its validity.

Below you will find a list of all cookies that can be used on our websites as well as further information about their purpose, period of validity and type.

Technically necessary cookies

Technically necessary cookies are required so that you can navigate through our websites and operate the basic functions of our websites. Without these cookies, the use of the website may be limited.

Name Purpose Period of validity Type

AWSALB

Used by Aws to maintain user session on the correct backend server

User Session duration + 7 days

First-party
cookie

AWSSESSION_ID

Used by Aws to maintain user session on the correct backend server

User Session duration + 7 days

First-party
cookie

AWSUSER_ID

Used by Aws to maintain user session on the correct backend server

User Session duration + 7 days

First-party
cookie

JSESSIONID

Stores a key to the user's application session.

Until the user logs out, or after 3 hours inactivity

First-party
cookie

leftNavState

Stores the store the user is navigating in

10 years

First-party
cookie

enhancedSearchFilterState

Stores user search filter preferences

10 years

First-party
cookie

cachePandA

Stores user pricing and availability cache references

10 years

First-party
cookie

incap_ses

Session id (64 bit number), signed by a secret (to prevent fakes), encoded.

until browser closes

First-party
cookie

nlbi_

Encrypted and signed IP of origin server encoded in base64

until browser closes

First-party
cookie

visid_incap_

Visitor
id (64 bit number). Signed and encoded.

12 months

First-party
cookie


Optional cookies

Optional cookies collect information about the use of our website, serve to optimise the website and allow the preparation of reports on probable interests and probable demographic characteristics of the visitors.
They can also be used to offer targeted content that is relevant to the users and adapted to their interests. The latter information may be shared with third parties, such as advertisers.
Name Purpose Period of validity Type

UN

Store the users' login name, for purposes of easier login

Until removed by the user via checkbox under login box

First-party
cookie

cell20Collapsed*

Stores whether the user has chosen to hide cell 20

10 years

First-party
cookie


2. Managing cookies:
You can object to the use of cookies so that no cookies will be placed on your terminal device. This can be done, for example, by a corresponding setting in your Internet browser. However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to the full extent.If you want to deactivate individual cookies or services on our website, you will find the necessary information about the respective services in section 1 of this Cookie Policy.

Below we have put together links that provide detailed information about disabling cookies in common browsers:

-Internet Explorer https://support.microsoft.com/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
-Mozilla Firefox https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
-Google Chrome https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416
-Safari https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411

We would also like to draw your attention to the deactivation page of the Network Advertising Initiative (http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp) and the deactivation page of the Digital Advertising Alliance (http://www.aboutads.info/choices).

If you have any questions about the Cookie Policy, please contact Dataprivacy@Schaeffler.com