Last revised: March 2019
1. Scope of data collection
Technically necessary cookies:
The following data can be stored in the cookies if required:
- Language settings
- Articles in a shopping cart
- Log-in information
Cookies used for analysis purposes:
Website-Tracking - etracker
This website uses etracker technology (www.etracker.com) to collect data on visitor behavior. The data is collected anonymously for use in marketing and optimization. The data collected by the etracker technology will not be used to determine the personal identity of a website visitor, and will not be compiled with personal data relating to the person referred to by the pseudonym, unless agreed to separately by the person concerned. The collection and storage of data may be revoked at any time with respect to future services.
Cookies used for customer advertising purposes
We use this type of cookies to gather information about the use of this website by our customers that have registered an account with this website or explicitly consented to participation in the Osram email campaigns. These customers receive a unique sales force ID, which is stored in a cookie when customers visit our website. It enables us to keep track of their activities within the website, determine their shopping preferences and learn more about their interests. Therefore, we can offer such customers more relevant content and product recommendations according to their specific desires, which significantly reduces their search costs, reinforces purchase decisions and increases the overall utility of this webpage.
These cookies register what type of reference was used to reach out this website. e.g. an email campaign, which content was viewed as well as other activity details, e.g. downloads.
You can find a table containing a list of the cookies we use on our websites at: https://www.osram.com/cb/services/cookie-policy/cookie-table/index.jsp.
2. Changes to settings for and withdrawal of consent to cookies
You can change your cookie settings in your web browser. The browser settings for cookies are usually found in the “Options,” “Tools” or “Preferences” menu of your web browser. You can also refer to your browser’s “Help” menu. Different browsers may use different mechanisms to disable cookies.
You can find more information on changing your cookie settings at:
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari
You can find more information on blocking or deleting cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org
3. Legal basis for data processing
The legal basis for processing personal data using cookies is Article 6 (1) point (f) GDPR.
4. Purpose of data processing
The user data collected by technically necessary cookies is not used to create user profiles.
The analytics cookies are used to improve the quality and content of our website. These analytics cookies help us learn how the website is used so that we can keep on optimizing our offering.
These purposes also constitute our legitimate interests in processing personal data in accordance with Article 6 (1) point (f) GDPR.
5. Contact data
CDPO - Corporate Data Protection Officer