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Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement

KEYENCE INTERNATIONAL (BELGIUM) NV/SA (KIB) is committed to respecting your privacy.
We recognize it is important you know how we handle and process the information we receive from you.
We've structured our web site so that, in general, you can visit KIB on the web site without identifying or revealing yourself.

When you visit our web site, we may collect the following data (domain names, not the e-mail addresses, IP address, access status, referrers, etc.) of the visitors that is technically necessary for us to inform you of our website and to ensure its stability and security (based on Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR).
This information is aggregated to measure the number of visitors, the time and length of your visit, the pages you look at on our site, etc. We've implemented technical and organizational measures to ensure protection of your personal data.

There are also several opportunities on our web site or others for you to provide us with personal data about you and your interest, such as your name, mailing address and e-mail address.

If you choose to share any personal data with us, we may store it and use it, by way of Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR, for follow up, marketing research and other marketing purposes, which may include sharing it with KEYENCE CORPORATION and other KEYENCE affiliated companies of other countries, some of which are outside the EEA, with implementing security measures by way of standard contractual clauses. We will never sell your information to any other company. In some cases we may use external service providers to process your data. These have been carefully selected by us, are bound by our instructions and are regularly inspected.
Further, the personal data we collect is used also by us to respond to your inquiry, process order, send the latest news and free offers or send general catalog. If you want to discontinue such subscriptions like the latest news and free offers, please request to discontinue in accordance with the procedure on the KIB Web site. We delete the personal data if it is no longer required.

A technology called cookies including transient and persistent cookies may be used to provide you with tailored information.
A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your hard drive. So, when you return again, we can tailor information to suit your individual preferences. The goal is to save your time and provide you with a more meaningful visit. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie.

KEYENCE has implemented Display Advertising and Google Analytics Remarketing to advertise online. Third-party vendors, including Google, show KEYENCE ads on sites across the internet. KEYENCE and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize and serve ads based on someone's past visits to KEYENCE's website. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Preferences Manager.

At times we may conduct on-line surveys to better understand the needs and profile of our visitors.
When we conduct a survey, we will try to let you know how we will use the information at the time we collect information from you on the Internet.
KIB's Web site may contain links to other sites such as KEYENCE CORPORATION and other KEYENCE affiliated companies of other countries.
While we try to link only the sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other sites.

If you have given your consent to the processing of your personal data, you can revoke it at any time. Such revocation will affect the admissibility of the processing of your personal data after you have given it to us. You have the right of access, rectification and erase and of data portability with regard to your personal data. Requests regarding this privacy statement should be addressed by this form: KEYENCE INTERNATIONAL (BELGIUM) NV/SA, Marketing Department. We will handle appropriately.