Data Protection Policy
Lantal Textiles Ltd ("LANTAL", "we" or "us") appreciates your interest in our company and in our offer. We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. Your personal data is processed exclusively in compliance with the applicable legal provisions, in particular the Federal Data Protection Act and its implementing provisions.
LANTAL reserves the right to revise, amend or supplement this Privacy Statement at any time. Please refer to the current version on our website.
I. Body responsible for data processing
Lantal Textiles AG
Tel. +41 62 916 71 71
We obtain personal data from you in the course of our business relationship. In addition, we process personal data about you that we receive from your use of social media, our website or other publicly available sources or that is legitimately transmitted to us by our sales agents, in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. Relevant personal data are details such as surname, first name, company name, address, telephone number, email address and other contact details, data related to the deliveries and services of LANTAL including the services of the fire testing laboratory ("Data").
When you visit our website, you have the possibility to order samples and information in our webshop by means of registration and contact form. In this case, the above-mentioned Data about you will also be collected and used in the processing of your request and the execution of the contract.
III. Processing purposes
We use your Data within the scope of our business relationship, in particular for the fulfillment of our contractual obligations regarding our deliveries and services including the services of the fire testing laboratory ("Deliveries and Services").
To the extent necessary, we process your Data beyond the actual performance of the contract to protect the legitimate interests of LANTAL or third parties, e.g. to assert or defend legal claims.
In order to safeguard our legitimate interests and insofar as you have not objected to the processing of your Data for these purposes, we may also use your Data as follows within the framework of the legal requirements:
- to inform you about our other Deliveries and Services that we think may be of interest to you, in order to maintain customer relations; or
- to conduct online surveys to better meet the needs of our customers.
Insofar as you have given us consent to use your Data for certain purposes, the legality of this use is based on your consent.
For example, we may contact you as required by law for the purpose of establishing or continuing a business relationship if you have provided us with your contact information (business card, etc.) or if you have published your contact information in public sources.
In addition, we use your Data to the extent that we are required to do so in order to comply with legal and regulatory requirements.
In the context of the processing purposes listed above, it may be necessary for us to disclose your Data to subsidiaries and other affiliated companies of LANTAL (you can find our locations here: https://www.lantal.com/europe/en/lantal/contact-locations/), to our sales agents, and to contracted service providers in Switzerland and abroad (e.g. in the categories of IT services, logistics, debt collection, consulting and advisory, and sales and marketing) ("Third Parties").
To the extent that disclosure is made to Third Parties in a country outside the European Economic Area or in a country whose legislation does not ensure adequate data protection under the applicable provisions, we will ensure, to the extent permitted by law, that the disclosure is made on the basis of appropriate arrangements (e.g., standard contracts recognized by the relevant authorities) or another basis in accordance with the applicable provisions of data protection law.
In the event of mandatory legal or regulatory requirements, we may be obliged to disclose your Data to government institutions or authorities.
Other Data recipients may be those entities for which you have given us your consent to disclose Data. Otherwise, your Data will not be disclosed to Third Parties.
V. Storage duration
We use and store your Data for as long as it is necessary within the scope of the processing purposes listed above and, in particular, for the fulfillment of legal retention obligations.
VI. Your data protection rights
In principle, you have a right to information, correction or deletion of your Data or a right to restriction of data processing by LANTAL. Furthermore, you have, as far as applicable to you, the right to data portability. Furthermore, insofar as applicable to you, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a competent data protection supervisory authority.
You can revoke your consent to the processing of your Data by us at any time. Please note that the revocation is only effective for the future and processing that took place before the revocation is not affected.
VII. Right of objection
You have the right to object to the processing of your Data for the purpose of direct marketing at any time. If you object to processing for the purpose of direct marketing, we will no longer process your Data for this purpose.
In addition, you have the right to object at any time, on grounds relating to your particular situation, to the processing of your Data that is carried out to protect our legitimate interests. If you object, we will no longer process your Data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.
In order to be able to inform you in a targeted manner about our Deliveries and Services, we use evaluation tools that enable us to provide needs-based communication and advertising, including market and opinion research.
IX. Questions, suggestions, complaints
If you have any further questions about this Privacy Statement and the processing of your Data, or if you wish to request a copy of the relevant arrangements that may have been applied to the disclosure of your Data, you may contact the body responsible for data processing directly.
Rev. 1 / 01/2021