Cookie Policy

This document is prepared by the data controller SEW-EURODRIVE as the owner of the processing of personal data deriving from navigation on this website

SEW-EURODRIVE intends to inform the user that the Website uses technical cookies to guarantee an optimal browsing experience. This policy on cookies ("Policy on Cookies"), which must be read to supplement the information provided in the " Privacy Policy", is used to describe the types of cookies and other technologies used on the Site, as well as the reasons and conditions of use of cookies. We inform you that some cookies are necessary to allow correct navigation of the site and continuing to browse you are consenting to the use of these cookies.

Use of cookies

Our "Site" uses cookies, which are small text files which are stored on your end device and which are saved by your browser. Cookies are used to make our content easier to use, effective and safe, as well as to make our services even more efficient, quick and simple.

However, we remind you that the user has the option of both accepting all cookies and customizing their choices on a voluntary basis. However, if the user opts for the latter variant, he may not be able to fully use our content.

The user can also customize his choice at any time by clicking the cookie-settings section, present in the footer on the homepage.

Types of cookies

Cookies can be classified on the basis of:

  • Duration: session or persistent cookies. Cookies that expire at the end of a browser session are called session cookies and are useful for example for security purposes such as when accessing your web mail account. Cookies that are stored for a longer period of time (between one session and another) are called persistent cookies and are useful, for example, to remember user preferences or to offer targeted advertising.
  • Origin: first-party or third-party cookies. The definition of first party or third party refers to the website or domain that installs the cookie. First-party cookies are installed directly from the website that the user is viewing, while third-party cookies are installed from a domain other than the one the user is viewing, for example in the event that the website incorporates elements from other sites.
  • Purpose: technical, analytical or profiling cookies. Technical cookies are considered strictly necessary as the storage of information is essential to provide the service requested by the user. Therefore they cannot be disabled and the prior consent of the users is not required for their installation. Analytical cookies, also known as functional, which can be first or third party, are installed to collect information on the use of the website. In particular, they are useful for statistically analyzing accesses or visits to the site itself and to allow the Owner to improve its structure, navigation logics and contents. The information collected (including the IP address, masked), is used to perform statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the site and possibly to make the content more interesting and relevant to the user's wishes. Analytical cookies are not necessary for the site to function, however since the IP address is not clear, the installation of these cookies does not require the user's consent. Profiling cookies, which can be first or third party, are used to track the user's navigation, analyze his behavior for marketing purposes and create profiles on his tastes, habits, choices ect. In this way, for example, it is possible to transmit targeted advertising messages in relation to the user's interests and in line with the preferences expressed by the user while browsing online. Social cookies also fall into these cookies. These cookies can be installed only if the user has given his prior, free and revocable consent at any time.

In particular we use the following tracking functions:

  • a) Etracker GmbH: The services of etracker GmbH, headquartered in Hamburg, Germany (, are used on this website to analyze usage data. In this case, cookies are used to allow a statistical analysis of the use of this Site by users. Etracker cookies do not contain information that allows the user to be identified. The generated data is processed and stored on our behalf by etracker exclusively in Germany and is therefore subject to the strict European data protection laws. Our goal, as defined by the GDPR (legitimate interests), is to analyze the use of our Website and to regularly optimize our online offer, in order to make it more interesting for you as a user. Finally, we remind users that since the privacy of our visitors is very important, all the data that can allow the reference to a single person, such as the IP address, login and device identification, are made anonymous or pseudonymised. as quickly as possible. The data is processed on the basis of the provisions of Article 6 (1) (f) (legitimate interests) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The user can object to the aforementioned data processing at any time. More information is available at the following link.
  • b) HubSpot: HubSpot is a company based in Cambrige (, Massachusetts, and which developed the software platform that defined the concept of inbound marketing. The use of HubSpot for inbound marketing of the Website activates third-party cookies and trackers on the domain. These collect users' personal data when they visit the Website, such as IP addresses, browser or search history and unique IDs. The legal basis is Article 6 paragraph 1 letter a. of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
  • c) Heres Chatbot: we also use a Chatbot service with Machine Learning functions, able to learn and improve their support and performance skills over time, through continuous interaction between user and operator, to offer even simpler solutions and immediate, also providing you with specific contents and documents regarding commercial and administrative assistance, electronic and mechanical technical assistance. In order to execute the user's request, they may be required - in accordance with the provisions of art. 6 letter b) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 - some personal data.
  • d) Google Ads: we also use the Google Ads service, which is a Web advertising service made available by Google, to attract attention to our products, solutions and services. In particular, these are third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site. The legal basis of the tracking is art. 6 paragraph 1 letter. to. of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
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Name Company and address
Facebook Facebook, Inc.
Paseo de la Castellana, 180, Madrid
Community of Madrid 28046
LinkedIn Company, that processes the data
LinkedIn Corporation
1000 W Maude
Sunnyvale CA 94085
Twitter Company, that processes the data
Twitter, Inc.
26 Fenian Street
Dublin 2
You Tube
Company, that processes the data
Google Ireland Ltd
Gordon House, Barrow Street
Dublin 4
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We hereby inform you that when you visit our pages, the social media platform providers also record your IP address and any additional information found on your device, such as cookies. This information is used to provide us, as the account provider, with statistical information about your interaction with us.

The legal basis for the processing of data on the social media platform is Article 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR.

To exercise their rights as an interested party, the user can directly contact SEW-EURODRIVE or the provider of the social media platform.

How to manage cookie preferences

At the first access there is a banner that contains a brief information and the cookie preferences management panel through which you can customize your preferences. The user has the ability to select / deselect individual categories of cookies. At any time, however, the user can change their choice through the cookie setting section in the footer of the following page.

List of cookies

Users can however express their preferences on cookies also through the settings of their browser. By default almost all web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies, but users can change the default configuration through the settings of the browser used, which allow you to delete / remove all or some cookies or block sending or limit it to certain sites .

Disabling and / or blocking cookies or deleting them could compromise the optimal use of some areas of the site or prevent some features, as well as affect the functioning of the services provided by third parties.

If you want to learn more about the ways in which the browser stores cookies during your navigation, we invite you to follow these links on the sites of the respective suppliers:

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer

Safari 6/7 Mavericks

Safari 8 Yosemite

Safari su iPhone, iPad, o iPod touch

Data controller

The data controller is SEW-EURODRIVE S.a.s. based in via Gian Lorenzo Bernini 12, 20033 Solaro (MI).

Responsible for data protection

The DPO can be reached at the following address: .

Last modification: 3/2024