STARCO Online Privacy Policy

The STARCO online privacy policy applies to your interaction and use of all STARCO related online services.

To fully utilize the STARCO online services and to ensure a continued good user experience it is necessary for us to collect information about your visits to our services. This is done by using “cookies”. If you don’t want us to do so, you can choose not to use the STARCO online services or you can choose to limit or remove the possibility to use “cookies”.

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT A LARGE PART OF THE FUNCTIONALITY RELIES ON THE USE OF COOKIES – INCLUDING THE POSSIBILITY TO LOG IN, SEE YOUR PRICES AND PLACE ORDERS AND MORE. IF YOU RESTRICT OR PREVENT THE USE OF COOKIES THESE FUNCTIONS WILL NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY OR WILL NOT WORK AT ALL.
YOUR CONTINUED USE OF STARCO ONLINE SERVICES IS INTERPRETED AS YOUR FULL ACCEPTANCE OF THE CONDITIONS IN THE STARCO ONLINE PRIVACY POLICY. 

WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A Cookie is a small file that typically contains a string of characters. Cookies are not programs running on your computer but small pieces of text data that are being send back and forth between computer and servers. Our cookies are neither spyware nor virus.

WHAT INFORMATION IS STORED?
The information we collect can be divided into two categories:

  • CONTENT THAT CAN IDENTIFY YOU AS A PERSON OR A COMPANY
    STARCO never collects information that can identify you as a person, without your explicit consent. Everybody is welcome on our online services, but to get the full usage of functionality, offers and more, it is sometime necessary that you identify yourself. This is the case if you want to create an account with STARCO but it also applies in other events.

  • CONTENT THAT CAN NOT IDENTIFY YOU AS A PERSON
    STARCO collects digital information about your visits to STARCO online services. None of this information makes it possible for us to identify you personally.

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF COLLECTING THE INFORMATION?

We collect information for two purposes:

  • OPERATIONAL PURPOSES
    Certain services won’t work without the use of cookies. To help us present our services in accordance with your preferences, some cookies store information about specific settings in relation to your use of our online services.

  • STATISTIC PURPOSES
    By registering what visitors do when visiting our services, we have a tool to monitor the performance of our sites and to learn if visitors find specific content or functionality relevant. This allows us to learn and improve.

WHO USES THE INFORMATIONS?
STARCO does not pass or sell collected information to any third party. We use the collected information with the sole purpose to make our services better and more relevant to you as a visitor.

STARCO online services use Google Analytics as a tool to analyze general tendencies and the continued development of our services. Google Analytics collects information about your behavior when on our sites. The information is sent to STARCO in a statistical format and can’t be used to identify you personally. Google use this information as described in their guidelines.

HOW LONG ARE THE COOKIES ON MY COMPUTER?
Some cookies are only stored as long as you are on the site, When you leave the site the cookies will be deleted. Others are more permanent and serve to recognize you when you revisit our sites. These cookies are automatically deleted after max. 2 years, but are renewed at every visit. You can choose to delete cookies at any time.

HOW TO RESTRICT THE USE OF COOKIES?
Your web browser gives you the option to block cookies, delete already installed cookies and to receive a message before a cookie is stored. Use your browsers help function to find out how´.

CONTACT STARCO IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS
We would like to hear from you if you have any questions or remarks to this document.
Please contact your local STARCO Company or write us at privacy@starco.com (English only).