Online Privacy Policy
Alpine Electronics (Europe) GmbH (hereinafter referred to as "Alpine" "us" "we" or "our") has implemented and published this Online Privacy Policy to inform you about Alpine's collection, use, protection, and disclosure of your Personally Identifiable Information ("PII"). At Alpine, we respect your privacy and are committed to complying with applicable data protection and privacy laws. You can visit our web sites without disclosing any PII about yourself. If you do submit personal information by using services provided on our web sites.

From time to time, Alpine may revise this Online Privacy Policy to reflect changes in the law, technology, or company policies. Please review this Online Privacy Policy periodically to stay up-to-date on our most current practices.

Collection of Personally Identifiable Information
We collect and use your PII only with your knowledge and consent. Such information is collected when you register for services, request product information, make general inquiries to us, submit a job application, or respond to communications from us such as questionnaires or surveys.

The type of PII we may collect includes information such as your name, address, birthday, telephone and fax numbers, password for services, email address, and interests. PII will only be used for the purposes stated at the time at which it is collected.

Collection of Non-personally Identifiable Information
We may also collect non-personally identifiable information about your visit to our web sites based on your browsing activities. This information may include the pages you browse and services you order. This information can be linked with you internally by Alpine but is only collected for site management and internal marketing purposes and is never disclosed to, sold to, or shared with third parties.

Use of Personally Identifiable Information
PII may be used for a number of purposes, including processing orders, delivering services or information requested by you, responding to inquiries, and verifying your identity when you use i-Personalize or other services. You acknowledge that by providing data to us, you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with this Online Privacy Policy.

Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
We may disclose PII to companies within the Alpine Group for the purposes of and subject to the terms of this Online Privacy Policy. Also, in the event that we undergo reorganization or are sold to a third party, any PII that we hold may be transferred to such reorganized entity or third party for the purposes of and subject to the terms of this Online Privacy Policy. For purposes of this Online Privacy Policy, "Alpine Group" means Alpine Electronics, Inc., any company or entity of which Alpine Electronics, Inc. owns, directly or indirectly, more than 50% of the issued share capital, and any sub-contractors that Alpine Electronics, Inc. or Alpine Electronics of Europe, Inc. may use for purposes of server maintenance or information storage. Any such subcontractors will be subject to the same security and confidentiality standards as any other member of the Alpine Group.

Please note that Alpine may also be obliged to disclose your personal information to meet any legal or regulatory requirements or obligations in accordance with applicable law.

Cookies
We may use cookies to record certain general registration details on your hard drive. Cookies are small bits of information that an Internet site places on the hard drive of your computer to record general information about your activities on that site. Storing cookies on your hard drive allows us to assign you a random ID so that on subsequent visits to our web sites you don't have to reenter your registration details each time you use services.
You can configure your computer to warn you each time a cookie is being sent so that you have a chance to accept or reject the cookie. You may also program your computer to refuse to accept any cookies at all. Refer to your individual Internet browser for specific details about cookie security.

Accessing Your Information
You may contact us at anytime to obtain details of PII that we have about you or to request that the information be updated or deleted. Please write to:

Alpine Electronics (Europe) GmbH
– Online Privacy –
Frankfurter Ring 117,
80807 München,
Germany


Your request must be signed and include your full name, address, country, and the email address used when registering with us or making an online request.

Information Security
Alpine uses reasonable technical, physical, and administrative measures to protect your PII from unauthorized access, accidental loss, and/or theft. Only authorized personnel or agents are allowed to handle any PII information that Alpine collects. Such PII is stored in password-protected, secure environments that can only be accessed by authorized personnel. However, Alpine does not accept responsibility for any unauthorized access or loss of personal information that is beyond our control during transmissions that you may make over the Internet.

Transferring Information Out of the European Union
Your personal information will be transferred to the Alpine Electronics, Inc. server in Japan and may also be transferred to other Alpine Group companies located outside of the EU. Although the data protection and privacy laws of non-EU countries may not be as comprehensive as the laws in the EU, Alpine Group companies maintain the same worldwide standards for EU-originating information to ensure that your privacy rights are respected.

Support
If you have any questions or comments regarding Alpine’s Online Privacy Policy or practices, please contact us by writing to

Alpine Electronics (Europe) GmbH
– Online Privacy –
Frankfurter Ring 117,
80807 München,
Germany


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