Privacy Policy



Thank you for visiting the RAHN website and for your interest in our company, products and services.

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and treat it as confidential and in accordance with this privacy policy.

This privacy policy applies to the website, which is the
responsibility of the RAHN Group. Further details can be found under Corporate Information.

Personal data

Processing personal data is necessary to use some of our web services. These include, amongst others:

Downloading product documentation and accessing more detailed information
Ordering samples
Notifications about vacancies
Applying for vacancies

Personal data is used for accessing our web services. This data is also used to improve and extend the services on our website, remedy any errors and identify users’ core interests.

RAHN web account

An approved business account is needed to obtain some of our product documents, access more detailed information and order samples. The following data is collected during registration: e-mail address, language, title, first name, last name, company, position at the company, company address with street name, postcode, city and country, phone number and information about the RAHN business areas you are interested in. We collect and process this data on the legal basis of your informed consent during the registration process.

This data is used to approve the business account, follow up the document references and send you the samples ordered. When you register, you can select an option to be informed about topical issues. In this case we will use your address details to inform you electronically about topical issues. The contact details necessary for dispatching samples are passed on to the delivery company.

You may view and correct your business account data on our website at any time. You may request the deletion of your business account data at any time by e-mailing or you may delete your business account yourself.

Job notifications

If you would like to be notified about new jobs, you may submit your e-mail address. Apart from the e-mail address, no other personal data will be collected. Your e-mail address will only be used to notify you about new jobs. You may cancel this service whenever you receive a notification. This will delete your e-mail address from our system. However, you may also request the deletion of your e-mail address at any time by e-mailing We collect and process your e-mail address on the legal basis of your informed consent during the registration process.

Applying for vacancies

You have the option of applying for vacancies at our company. The following data is collected in this process: title, first name, last name, e-mail address. You may also enter text in a field. In addition, you have the option of sending us your application documents. All this data will only be used for the application process and only processed until the relevant recruitment process has been concluded. In the event of our negative response to your job application, your submitted data and documents will be deleted within three months from filling the vacancy. No further communication will follow with regards to the data deletion. We collect and process your data on the legal basis of your informed consent during the registration process.

Access data / server log files

RAHN or the obligated providers collect(s) data every time this website is accessed (server log files). In particular, this access data includes: name of the web page accessed, file, date and time of access, quantity of data transferred, report of successful retrieval, browser type including version, user’s operating system, URL of the last page visited, IP address and the name of the provider requesting access.

RAHN or the obligated provider only uses the protocol data for statistical evaluation for operational purposes, security, to optimise the website and to fulfil statutory obligations. However, RAHN reserves the right to evaluate the protocol data where there is suspicion of illegal use or when this is necessary to fulfil contractual or statutory obligations. The data will not be passed on to third parties.


Cookies are small text files that are sent to your computer together with the data actually requested from the Internet. This data is saved on your computer, where it is stored for subsequent access.

We use cookies in a number of areas. Cookies may also be used on websites linked externally – i.e. outside the scope of our editorial responsibility – without our being able to give you advance notice of this.

In particular, session cookies are required for login, as for user-friendliness reasons we use single sign-on for authentication and to control access to various sections of our website.

You may prevent cookies from being stored by using appropriate settings on your browser. If you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Anaylising data using Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help analyse your site usage. Information about your access to our website is transferred to a Google server in the United States.

As we use Google Analytics with the extension “Anonymize IP”, IP addresses are processed only in a shortened form in order to rule out direct associations to individuals. We use information collected using Google Analytics to evaluate the use of our website and to produce reports about website activities. Google may pass on this data to third parties insofar as this is legally prescribed or the third parties are processing the data on behalf of Google.

By using our website, you provide your consent that data collected in relation to you may be processed by Google in the prescribed manner.

You may prevent cookies from being stored using appropriate settings on your browser. If you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

You may prevent personal data from being used by Google Analytics by downloading and installing the deactivation add-on here:

Integration of third-party services and content (“third-party providers”)

Third-party providers of online content such as videos from YouTube, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics have access to certain information relating to users of this website (particularly the IP address), depending on the service. The same applies to the use of cookies (particularly from Google Analytics) for easier storage and reuse of user data. Third-party providers may also store this data on websites outside Switzerland (especially in the United States). By using our website, you consent to any data access by these third-party providers.

Information, correction, blocking and deletion

You have the right to receive or obtain information about your stored personal data free of charge at any time by writing to You also have a right to correct, block, restrict, contradict or delete such data where there is no legal obligation preventing this.


Please feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions relating to the processing of your personal data by sending an e-mail to: The responsible person is Ms Monika Kamm, RAHN AG, Dörflistrasse 120, CH-8050 Zurich, Switzerland; phone number +41 44 315 42 00.

Changes to this privacy policy

RAHN reserves the right to adapt this privacy policy and will announce any changes here.

Your personal contact

Monika Kamm

Monika Kamm

Assistant to the Executive Management