Guidelines for cookies and other tracking technology

This website is operated by Aebi Schmidt Holding AG with its registered office at Schulstrasse 4, 8500 Frauenfeld, Switzerland. Aebi Schmidt Holding AG may update this policy at any time with publication of modifications on this page.

1 What are cookies?

A ‘cookie’ is a file that our web server – or the web servers of our external partners – may send to your computer when you visit one of our websites. This file is then saved on your computer.

​​​​​​​2 Why do we use cookies and other tracking technology?

We use cookies and similar technology for the following purposes:

  • When you enter personal information into a form or input field on our website, the website can ‘remember’ it using cookies if you wish.
  • Cookies and other passive data collection technology also allow us to provide you with information tailored to your interests and preferences based on your past use of the website.
  • Cookies and other passive data collection technology allow us to compile aggregate statistics about website usage, analyse trends and otherwise manage and improve the website.

3 What type of personal data is collected using cookies?

Cookies can retrieve information that can be used to identify your computer or browser, or to show your past browsing habits.

4 What type of cookies and other tracking technology do we use?

Our website may use the following types of cookies and tracking technology, among others:

  • Session cookies or technical cookies
    Session cookies are temporarily stored information files that are deleted when you close your browser window or switch off your computer. Session cookies are used, for example, to improve navigation on our websites, to prevent inappropriate visitor input and to collect aggregate statistical information.
  • Analytics tools
    Our websites may use third-party analytics tools to collect information using cookies. We use the following tool: Matomo Analytics. We use analytics tools, which collect information by means of cookies, on our websites.

5 What choices do you have with the display of targeted advertising on third-party websites?

Most browsers allow you to adjust the settings, so you are informed when a cookie is received. You can then decide whether to accept the cookie, or you can automatically reject all cookies. Please note that certain features of our website that require the use of cookies may no longer be available if you reject all cookies. Please refer to our global data protection policy for more information about your right of access to your personal data and your right to rectification or erasure.

These guidelines were last updated in November 2020.