On this web site we use the PIWIK web analysis system to measure and analyze the visits to our site. We use your IP address in order to collect data on Internet traffic, on your browser and your computer, etc.
This information is evaluated for statistical purposes. Your anonymity as a user is respected.
Information on the functioning of the PIWIK Open Source Web Analysis Software is available on

In addition, cookies are set. A cookie is a small parcel of information which is stored on your computer when you visit a web site. If you return to the site, the cookie shows that it is a repeat visit. The cookie contains no personal data. The cookie cannot be used to identify you on the web sites of third parties, including the web site of the analysis provider.
Cookies can additionally be used to store your preferred settings, e.g. language and country settings, so that they will be immediately available on your next visit.
We do not use the IP addresses or cookies to identify you personally.
We use the web analysis system in order to raise the efficiency of our web site.

For more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage, block and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. The website www.allaboutcookies.org gives you detailed step by step guidance on how to control and delete cookies depending on your browser type. You can adjust your browser settings to your preferred level of protection. In the right hand sidebar we have, where possible, included links to privacy controls for websites that deliver cookies via our website within advertisements or widgets.

We have tried to list all the cookies which we or our technology partners use but please bear in mind that sometimes there may be a short delay in updating this list. If you do notice a discrepancy, or think a cookie is missing, please let us know by contacting our Privacy Officer at datenschutz(at)HARTING.com.



TYPO3 frontend user session (form validation, catalogue order, shopping basket):

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These functional cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. For an overview of privacy at PIWIK visit: http://piwik.org/blog/2011/03/piwik-1-2-custom-variables-first-party-cookies-and-more/

The Content Management System (CMS) that we use sets a cookie to save session data
• Valid till browser restart
   Piwik sets a session cookie
• Valid till browser restart
   Piwik sets a visitor cookie
• Valid 7 days
   Piwik anonymizes the IP addresses and respects the DNT header
   (Do Not Track)