Purpose and scope
This policy may be changed or updated, and the latest version is always available on our website.
What are cookies?
When you visit Komatsu Forest’s websites, we collect and process your IP address and information about your visit using cookies , web beacons and similar technologies. Any references to “cookies” in this policy also encompass similar technologies used to retrieve and store information in your browser in a manner similar to that of cookies.
A "cookie" is usually a small text-based data file that is stored in your browser when you visit a website, for example, to facilitate certain features, such as site navigation. They can also be used to track the pages you visit on the website, save your registered information or remember your preferences. Cookies will not affect your computer in any way, they will only improve and make your user experience more efficient.
Cookies and Personal Data
When possible, we will combine data about your browsing behavior and reactions to our mailings with the personal data you have registered through one of our online forms. This is done to better understand your interests and to provide you with a personalized experience.
We may also partner with or engage other companies, such as Facebook, which we then allow to place cookies on our website. Data from such cookies, together with any information they collect by other means, are even used by the third party for, among other things, measurement data, statistics and advertising. We may use the information stored by such third-party cookies to show you relevant advertisements for our products and services, even on other websites.
Cookie types and storage time
Komatsu Forest’s websites use both first-party cookies, which we can control, and third-party cookies that are found in other organizations’ internet Tools.
Cookies can be either session cookies that are deleted automatically when you close your browser, or permanent cookies that remain on your device for a period of time (depending on the cookie and your browser settings) or until you delete them.
Our own permanent cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device for a maximum of 2 years.
The information you provide in one of our website forms is saved as long as it's relevant or until you withdraw your consent.
Komatsu Forest’s sites contain some embedded content such as external websites displayed via iframe and videos embedded via links, for example from Mascus and YouTube. The websites also use plug-ins for sharing to social media such as Facebook (button "like"), Twitter ("Share on Twitter") and LinkedIn.
These external sites may leave cookies on your computer or mobile device and transfer the information for example to your account in social media if you're signed in to their respective services.
Also analytics and performance cookies are used in connection with the services provided by third parties, for example Google Analytics.
This website may also allow third parties, such as Facebook, to place cookies on the website that we can use for remarketing. Remarketing is interest-based advertising, that is, your website behaviour, together with information collected by other means by such third parties, may be used for targeted advertisements on other websites.
Share content via email
On Komatsu Forest’s websites you can share content via e-mail. In these cases, only one e-mail will be sent to the designated recipient and his/her data will not be saved afterwards.
Cookies and consent
You can choose whether to accept cookies on your device. Your consent is required for the use of all cookies, with the exception of those necessary to provide a functioning website and the functionality you choose.
How can you manage or disable cookies?
Most browsers accept cookies automatically. If you do not want cookies to be stored on your computer, you can set your browser to refuse or disable cookies. You can also delete existing cookies. The steps to do this vary depending on the browser used, but generally instructions can be found by using the "Help" feature available in your browser.
You can decide which cookies you want to allow when visiting our websites. You can set your preferences in our cookie settings function, where you can also see which category each cookie belongs to and how it is used. You can change your preferences at any time by following this link:
Please note that if you opt to disable cookies, some features on this website may be disabled as well.
Third-party services and third-party applications found on our website are subject to the individual privacy policies of the concerned third-parties. We recommend that you also consult those policies. Some of our third-party cookies from other organizations’ internet tools offer an opt-out possibility from their cookies. These can be found in the list of our cookies below.