Anritsu Company - Privacy Statement
Effective Date: September 1, 2016
This privacy statement describes how Anritsu Company (also referred to in this document as “Anritsu”, or “we”) collects and uses the personal information you provide on our Web site: www.anritsu.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.
EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
Anritsu Company, Anritsu Infivis, Inc. and Anritsu Instruments Company participates in and has certified its compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. Anritsu is committed to subjecting all personal data received from European Union (EU) member countries, in reliance on the Privacy Shield Framework, to the Framework’s applicable Principles. To learn more about the Privacy Shield Framework, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield List. https://www.privacyshield.gov/list
Anritsu is responsible for the processing of personal data it receives, under the Privacy Shield Framework, and subsequently transfers to a third party acting as an agent on its behalf. Anritsu complies with the Privacy Shield Principles for all onward transfers of personal data from the EU, including the onward transfer liability provisions.
With respect to personal data received or transferred pursuant to the Privacy Shield Framework, Anritsu is subject to the regulatory enforcement powers of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. In certain situations, Anritsu may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.
Under certain conditions, more fully described on the Privacy Shield website https://www.privacyshield.gov, you may invoke binding arbitration when other dispute resolution procedures have been exhausted.
U.S. - Swiss Safe Harbor Framework
Anritsu complies with the U.S. – Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal data from Switzerland. Anritsu has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Anritsu’s certification, please visit https://safeharbor.export.gov/swisslist.aspx.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
We may collect the following personal information from you
- Contact Information such as name, email address, mailing address, phone number
- Billing Information such as credit card number, and billing address
- Unique Identifiers such as user name, account number, password
- Third party names and email addresses
We may also collect the following information from you
- Information about your business such as company name, company size, business type
As is true of most Web sites, we automatically gather information about your computer such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system.
We use this information to
- Fulfill your order
- Send you an order confirmation
- Send you requested product or service information
- Send product updates or warranty information
- Respond to customer service requests
- Register your products
- Administer your account
- Send you a newsletter
- Send you marketing communications
- Respond to your questions and concerns
- Improve our Web site and marketing efforts
- Share registered product resources with others in your company
We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as our shopping platform and administering surveys for customer feedback and product registration. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.
We may also disclose your personal information
- as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request, to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.
- if Anritsu is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.
As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information may include Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.
Anritsu and our partners, use technologies such as cookies, beacons, tags, and scripts, to analyze trends, administer the website, tracking users’ movements around the website, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual and aggregated basis.
We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our site. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file.
We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our website or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here . Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.
We use Local Storage, such as HTML5 to store content information and preferences. Various browsers may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5.
Third parties with whom we partner to provide certain features on our website or to display advertising based upon your web browsing activity also use Flash cookies to collect and store information.
To manage Flash cookies, please click here:
Adjusting Browser Cookie Settings
Cookies can be removed explicitly through functionality built into most web browsers. You may also set your web browser (e.g. Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox) to notify you of cookie placement requests, to ask for permission to accept them, or to decline cookies completely.
For information on how to adjust your browser regarding cookies, please visit:
If you choose to decline cookies, some functionalities> of the website may not be available.
If you are located in an EU country, please refer to ‘Cookie Preferences’ located in the bottom right of the footer for opt out options.
We allow you to provide us feedback. We collect this information from you via a survey. We use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys. The company will be prohibited from using our users’ personally identifiable information for any other purpose.
You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails.
Access to Personally Identifiable Information
Upon request Anritsu will provide you with information about whether we hold any of your personal information.
If your personal information changes, you may correct or update this information by logging into your account and click on Edit My Account. If you would like to request to have your personal information deleted, please click here. We will respond to your request to access within 30 days.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Links to Other Web Sites
Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Anritsu. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. Anritsu stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.
Your friend may choose to stop receiving our emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in the emails.
Social Media Widgets
Our Web site includes Social Media Widgets, such as the Share this button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy statement of the company providing it.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow reasonable physical, administrative and technical safeguards intended to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and after we receive it. For example, when you enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number) on our order forms, we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us.
Notification of Privacy Statement Changes
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
Please direct questions or comments about our privacy practices to:
Corporate Communication Dept.
Address: 5-1-1 Onna, Atsugi-shi, Kanagawa, 243-8555 Japan