Privacy Statement

Rapala VMC Corporation ("Company") is committed to protecting your privacy and to comply with the applicable data protection and privacy laws. This privacy statement related to the services ("Site") of the Company ("Privacy Statement") provides you with information on the processing of personal data of the Company and its employees, partners and/or affiliates in connection with the Site of the Company.

We invite you to read this privacy statement carefully before accessing this Site. If you do not agree with this Privacy Statement, we expect you to leave this Site.

The Company seeks to develop the Site on a continuous basis and this Privacy Statement may be updated to correspond with the current situation. The Company reserves the right to amend this Privacy Statement and the linked Data File Description.

By providing your personal data through this Site you give your acceptance to the fact that such data will be handled in accordance with this Privacy Statement and the Data File Description.

At any given time you may annul your acceptance by contacting the person in charge of the Company's privacy matters. The contact details can be found from the Data File Description. If you do not accept the described way according to which your personal data is handled then please do not provide your personal data to the Site.

1. The users' data protection and the security of the data

The Company processes your personal data in accordance with the Finnish Personal Data Act (523/1999, as amended) and other applicable personal data legislation in force.

2. The purpose of processing data

The purpose of the Company's processing of personal data is to ensure an as efficient and secure data processing as practicable. Moreover, the Company seeks to develop the Site for a better quality and wider scope of services. Company's main goal is to produce cost efficient services recognizing your specific needs.

3. Cookies

At times, the Company may place information on your computer to allow us to monitor the use of the Site. This information is commonly known as "cookies". Cookies provide the Company information on how and when you have used the Site and it assists the Company to improve the Site for a better service. A user of the Site cannot be identified through the cookies. Cookies are today generally used on many web sites. If you do not wish to receive cookies, or want to be notified of when they are placed, you may set your web browser to do so, provided that such function is supported by your web browser. However, please note that some functions on the Site may not work accordingly in case the cookies function is turned off.

4. Transfer of data

The Company will not transfer any personal data outside the Company or its partners and affiliates. Due to the technical and practical requirements of the processing some of the personal data may be located at the servers of subcontractors or processed by subcontractors, which have agreed to the data processing standards of the Company. The Company may provide aggregate statistics about its customers, sales, traffic patterns, and other related Site information to reputable third parties, but these statistics will include no personal data.

5. Mandatory disclosures

The Company can be obliged in accordance with some mandatory law to disclose your personal data to certain authorities or other third parties, for example, to law enforcement agencies in the countries where the Company or third parties acting on our behalf are operating. We may also disclose and/or otherwise process your personal data in accordance with applicable laws to defend the Company's legitimate interests, for instance, in civil or criminal proceedings.

If the Company decided to sell, buy, merge or otherwise reorganize its businesses in certain countries, this may involve us disclosing personal data to prospective or actual purchasers and their advisers, or receiving personal data from sellers and their advisers.

6. Contacting the Company

You may at any time contact the Company to check that the personal data related to you is accurate. The Company will at your request rectify or erase any incomplete, inaccurate or outdated personal data. For contact details, please visit the Data File Description.