This Privacy Notice (“Notice”) is effective as of January 18, 2021. If a previous version exists, you can find it at the bottom of the page.
Allegro MicroSystems, Inc., a Delaware Corporation, is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Notice explains what Personal Data we collect, why we collect this Personal Data and how we use and protect it. This Notice refers to all Personal Data we collect and that we could use to personally identify you. Please read this Notice. We are happy to answer any question you may have on this.
In this Notice, “Personal Data” means any information on its own or combined with other information that relates to an identified or identifiable natural person (“Data Subject”).
This Notice applies to Allegro MicroSystems, Inc., as well as its wholly-owned direct and indirect subsidiaries and affiliated companies, including Voxtel, LLC, (“Allegro”), for which Allegro is a “Data Controller”. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if any Allegro affiliated companies have published their own privacy notice, such notice will take precedence over this Notice with respect to that entity. If you have any questions about this Notice, please contact Allegro at its registered address: 955 Perimeter Road, Manchester, NH 03103, United States of America or alternatively you may email us at email@example.com. When this Notice refers to “we”, “us” or “our”, it refers to all Allegro entities which collectively or individually may act as a Controller of your Personal Data, in other words those entities who may be deciding why and how your Personal Data is being processed.
This Notice applies to all Personal Data we collect about you when you:
If you are interacting with Allegro as a job candidate, please refer to our separate “Privacy Notice for Candidates”.
We may collect and process various types of Personal Data we receive from you depending upon the way that you interact with us, for example, through our website, our sales team, our customer service team, etc. We may collect and process some or all of the following types of information from you:
As you navigate through our website, certain information can be passively collected (that is, gathered without your actively providing the information) using various technologies and means, such as cookies, tags, pixels, and navigational data collection.
We may use your Personal Data for typical business purposes such as to enable the processing of any orders, providing our products or services, responding to requests, sending information or materials requested by you, to comply with legal obligations, including in certain instances confirming your right to conduct business with us and cross-checking against certain governmental lists, for security and maintenance reasons, for performance and execution of contracts or with your permission only, contact you in regard to any products or services we may offer now or in the future, improve the efficiency of our Website or track the origin of Website traffic.
Your Personal Data are processed on the basis of at least one legitimate ground which may be, depending on the categories of Personal Data and the purposes of the processing: (i) with your explicit consent (which may be withdrawn at any time); (ii) the performance of a contract with you or pre-contractual steps for a contract with you; (iii) compliance with our legal obligations or (iv) our legitimate interest such as in running our business effectively and in improving the quality of our products and services or the legitimate interest of the third parties to whom we transfer your Personal Data.
We and our third-party service providers may collect both Personal Data and Other Information from sources including direct interactions, data from third parties, third party collection of information, automated tracking technologies and cookies.
A cookie is a small text file that we or our third-party service providers may transfer to your device when you visit our website that helps the site remember information about you and your preferences. Cookies retain certain information to help websites recognize a user’s device as they navigate from page to page or when they later return to a website.
For information on how Google uses the information obtained from sites or applications that use its services, visit www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
For general information about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Your use of third-party websites and platforms such as LinkedIn and the privacy practices of these platforms, are governed by separate terms, conditions and policies for which we are not responsible.
Allegro is headquartered in the United States and we store data on servers located in the United States, Europe and Asia. When we transfer Personal Data to third party service providers, including our website hosting providers, we ensure that adequate safeguards are in place to protect the transfer of Personal Data.
We do not sell your Personal Data to third parties, including to third-party advertisers.
We may need to share your Personal Data with third parties worldwide in order to deliver services or products requested by you in your country.
Furthermore, we may need to share your Personal Data with a third party worldwide in the event of any contemplated or actual reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock (including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings).
We will only keep your Personal Data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. If we delete your Personal Data from our servers, it may be retained on backup media for an additional period of time.
If you are a resident of the European Union/European Economic Area, you have the following rights with respect to your Personal Data.
Any query or request about your privacy rights should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To exercise your privacy rights you may submit a Subject Access Request (SAR) by completing a SAR using our online portal or by completing a specific form using the following links as a Microsoft Word or PDF file. If downloading the form, you may submit the completed SAR to email@example.com or print the form and send it to Allegro’s attention at the appropriate address as detailed in the “Our Contact Details” section of this policy. For any queries about the content or how to complete the SAR please contact Allegro at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We respond to all requests we receive from individuals wishing to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with applicable data protection laws.
Some recipients of Personal Data will be located or may have relevant operations outside of your country, such as in the United States, where the data protection laws may not provide the level of protection equivalent to the laws in your jurisdiction. By entering into appropriate data transfer agreements based on EU Standard Contractual Clauses or taking other measures to provide an adequate level of data protection, we have established or confirmed that data recipients will be provided an adequate level of protection for Personal Data and that appropriate technical and organizational security measures are in place to protect Personal Data against accidental or unlawful destruction, accidental loss or alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, and against all other unlawful forms of Processing. In addition, Allegro’s European affiliates have implemented data transfer agreements based on the EU Standard Contractual Clauses to provide adequate protection to transfers of Personal Data transferred to Allegro MicroSystems in the United States as well as other Allegro entities located outside of the EEA. For more information about these measures, please email email@example.com.
We recognize our responsibility to protect the Personal Data that we collect. We make sure our measures are in compliance with applicable data protection and data security laws. We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures to prevent risks, such as unauthorized disclosure of, or access to Personal Data, loss, alteration, accidental or unlawful destruction of Personal Data. We also ensure our external providers process your Personal Data in a secure and confidential manner. Examples of measures that are in place to protect your Personal Data include:
Please note that transmissions over the internet are never entirely secure or error-free and we do not guarantee the security of the information communicated to and/or from our websites.
It is your responsibility to safeguard any password, user ID and other Personal Data while using our websites.
Should you become aware of any data security incident, you may report it by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Our websites are not directed at, and are not intended for, minors or children under the age of thirteen (13). Allegro will not knowingly collect data from children without proper parental consent. If you believe that we may have collected Personal Data from someone under the age of thirteen (13), or under the applicable age of consent in your country, without parental consent, you can contact us to take appropriate measures to investigate and address the issue promptly. Parents wishing to access, review or delete their child’s Personal Data may contact us by emailing email@example.com.
When you visit our websites, register for an online account with us or enter or make purchases through our websites, subscribe to a newsletter or to product updates, attend a trade fair, enter a contest or other promotion, you may receive marketing communications from us (subject to your consent, where applicable).
You are always free to unsubscribe from our marketing communications by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link located on the bottom of our e-mails or updating your communication preferences.
We shall comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable. Please note however that we may still send you important administrative and transactional messages (i.e. service notifications) in connection with a transaction, your orders, updates or notifications about products you have purchased from us, or information about your account.
Automated Decision Making refers to a decision which is taken solely on the basis of automated processing of your Personal Data. This means processing using, for example, software code or an algorithm, which does not require human intervention.
Profiling means any form of automated processing of personal data consisting of the use of personal data to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a natural person.
We use software to help us better understand how you like us to communicate with you and whether you may be interested in our products and services. For example, based on our records that you have recently shown interest in a certain product, our software helps us identify related products and services which may interest you. We may then use this to contact you about these.
We use HubSpot marketing automation software that uses a tracking code (upon consent) to record your browsing activity across our website including sessions, visitors and page views. The data collected allows us to recognize you when you return to our website and tailor content to your interests to improve your experience. You can opt out by switching off cookies in your browser settings but by doing so our website might not work as you would expect.
Links on this Website to third party websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this Website. Clicking on these links may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our Website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit. If you decide to access any of these third-party websites, you do so at your own risk.
|For North America||
|For Europe (excluding European Union countries)||
Allegro MicroSystems Europe Ltd
|For European Union countries (excluding Germany)||
Allegro MicroSystems Europe Ltd
For Germany only
Dr. Rainer Harwardt
If you are unhappy with the way in which your Personal Data has been processed, you may in the first instance, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you remain dissatisfied, EU residents have the right to apply directly to the relevant competent supervisory authority. The current list of EU data protection supervisory authorities can be accessed here https://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/article29/item-detail.cfm?item_id=612080.
i For ease of reference “Website” refers to any URLs owned and controlled by Allegro that may exist now or in the future.