Privacy policy

The online merchandising of Ridge Tool Europe NV (with registered office at Sint-Truiden and with enterprise number BE0412523776) (hereinafter: "Ridgid") is distributed by Quadro GmbH with registered office at Lange Strasse 2d, 49377 Vechta-Langförden, Germany and with company number DE 2340 74776) (hereinafter: "Quadro") and can be ordered via the webshop (hereinafter: the "Webshop").

1 Data controller

Ridgid is the controller for the processing of all personal data on the Webshop. Supremia processes these personal data on the Webshop on behalf of Ridgid. For questions about your privacy on the Webshop, you can in first instance contact the after-sales service department of Quadro, which can be reached at: +49 4447 85548-0 and

Quadro strictly observes all applicable laws and regulations with regard to privacy and data protection, in particular the Belgian Act of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy with regard to the processing of personal data and the European Regulation 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 regarding the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (hereinafter the "General Data Protection Regulation" or "GDPR").


2 Personal data collected

2.1 The data that you communicate to us

This happens when you create an account on the Webshop and includes for example your identification details (name and first name, address, date of birth, IP address) and your contact details (e-mail address or telephone number).


2.2 The data that is collected automatically

Certain data is collected via cookies. For more information about cookies, please refer to our cookie statement.


3 Lawfulness and purposes of the processing of personal data

3.1 General purposes

We only process your personal data for legitimate purposes. In particular, we collect your personal data in order to:

3.1.1 be able to deliver the products or services offered on the Webshop and to manage the technical administration of the Webshop;

3.1.2 keep track of your order history, in order to enhance your experience as a user of the Webshop;

3.1.3 allow you to exercise your rights under consumer protection rules; and

3.1.4 send you e-mails with offers on the Webshop that might interest you.


In the first two cases, the processing of your personal data is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you, as the user of the Webshop, are a party, as provided for in article 6.1 (b) GDPR. In the third case, the processing of your personal data is necessary to comply with a legal obligation, as provided for in Article 6.1 (c) GDPR. In the fourth case, the processing of your personal data is in a legitimate interest, as provided for in Article 6.1 (f) GDPR and Article 13.2 of the European Directive 2002/58 / EC on privacy and electronic communications.


3.2 Direct marketing and communication to third parties

Your personal data will be kept strictly confidential and will in no case be communicated to third parties or used for direct marketing purposes (apart from the direct marketing of the products of the Webshop itself, as mentioned in point 3.1.3) [, unless Quadro would have obtained explicit prior consent for this ("opt-in") with your application. If you have given such consent, you can revoke this consent at any time.]


4 Duration of keeping your personal data

Your personal data will not be stored for longer than is necessary for the purposes mentioned above.


5 Your rights as a user of the Webshop

As a user of the Webshop you have the following rights:


5.1 the right to view your personal data and to have them rectified or erased;

5.2 the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted;

5.3 the right to object to the processing of your personal data;

5.4 the right to portability of your personal data.


6 Security and confidentiality

Quadro has developed appropriate technical and organizational security measures in order to prevent the destruction, loss, forgery, modification, unauthorized access or notification by mistake to third parties of personal data collected on the Webshop, as well as any other unauthorized processing of these data.

Quadro reminds you that the Webshop may contain links, hyperlinks or references to other websites that Quadro does not control and to which this Privacy Statement does not apply. This is because these sites are not operated by Quadro. Quadro is not responsible for the content of such sites. Quadro therefore recommends that you carefully read the privacy statement of each external site that you visit, as this may differ from this Privacy Statement.


7 General Conditions

This Privacy Statement is subject to, and forms part of, the General Terms and Conditions of the Webshop.