Use of the website and cookies
You can visit the website and obtain information about our offers without disclosing personal data. We only request personal data where required for the performance of our own services and for the processing of transactions that you carry out with Schneider + Cie AG.
How cookies work
Cookies are small text files that a User's browser stores in a directory designed for this purpose on his/her computer. Cookies mean, for example, that text entries you have made in form fields on the Website are saved so that you do not have to enter the same information again the next time you visit the Website or when you want to use a different function on the Website.
You can decide for yourself whether our Website's web server is allowed to save Cookies on your computer or not. You can opt to change your browser settings so that they do not allow Cookies to be accepted or saved at any time. Alternatively, you can opt to be shown a warning message every time before you accept Cookies or you can set your browser up in such a way that it only accepts Cookies from certain websites. You can also delete Cookies that have already been saved at any time. We would like to emphasize that if you decline Cookies on the Website, some functions on the Website may be limited or unavailable. As a result, to make it easier to use the Website, we recommend that your browser settings accept Cookies on the Website.
Upon request, we will keep you informed about relevant developments and offers from Schneider + Cie AG. We use the so-called double opt-in procedure to subscribe to our newsletter: When you subscribe to our newsletter on the website, we will send you a notification e-mail. You can confirm your subscription by activating the relevant link. If you no longer wish to receive newsletters from Schneider + Cie AG, you can unsubscribe free of charge at any time.
We process your data associated with the newsletter in order to send you news about and related to Schneider + Cie AG and our subsidiaries. In addition, we also process and use the e-mail address you have entered in order to send you personalized offers associated with the newsletter. If a link in the newsletter directs you to our websites, you also give us permission to process and use your IP address, together with geo-data, web beacons or similar technologies, in order to verify whether the offers presented to you in the course of this communication meet your requirements. Schneider + Cie AG works together with external service providers for the dispatch of the newsletter.
Storage of customer data
For accounting reasons, Schneider + Cie AG generally stores the personal data collected from customers for processing bookings for 10 years after the last processing operation. We store other data as long as is necessary for the execution of the contract and to safeguard our rights. We reserve the right to apply longer statutory and operational storage requirements and reasons. Personal data collected for marketing activities is generally deleted as soon as the purpose of the activity has been met.
We protect your personal data by means of appropriate technical and organizational security measures and store it solely on our secure servers. The website is secured against loss, destruction and manipulation by means of customary measures in accordance with the state of the art and against access, modification or distribution by unauthorized persons.
You have the right to information, correction, deletion and transferability of your data. Furthermore, you have the right to restrict processing. Except see paragraph, “Storage of customer data” and other statutory exceptions are reserved. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data. An objection only has future effect and does not affect previous processing. If, on account of the objection, Schneider + Cie AG is no longer able to perform the services contractually agreed with you, the objection is deemed to be a breach of contract by the customer and Schneider + Cie AG has the right to terminate its contract with you without notice. Payment obligations already contractually entered into by the customer remain in force.
Schneider + Cie AG
Data Protection Officer
P. O. Box 4273
CH- 4002 Basel