This is the official website of Franz AG.
Address: St. Gallerstrasse 106, 8404 Winterthur
Email: volvo (at) franz.ch
Volvo Car Switzerland AG (Volvo Cars) and the Volvo Partner Representative (Representative) appreciate your interest in our products and your visit to our "Volvo Partner Website" (Website). We make every effort to ensure that you have as much control as possible over your personal data within our organization. It is important to us that you feel comfortable when visiting our website. However, in certain circumstances we do require you to provide personal data. All your personal information, including your e-mail address, is recorded by us only with your explicit permission, when you voluntarily provide us with that information, e.g. in order to book a test drive, so that we can send you information material (such as brochures or price lists) or in order to book a service appointment and to subscribe to the newsletter.
We will store the data which you transmit to us via the website in order to process your enquiries and to subscribe you to the newsletter. When you access information on our website or download it onto your computer, we register your access. Among other things, this helps us to provide you with specific information; it also gives us an insight into which section of our website was visited. We do not sell data obtained from and stored about you to third parties. Our website may contain links to other websites which do not belong to Volvo Cars. Volvo Cars and the Representative accept no liability or guarantee whatsoever in connection with data protection when visiting such websites.
Provided your declaration of consent for the above purposes also extends to the transmission of your data to group companies and companies outside the Volvo Group, your data may be shared with companies in Switzerland and in the EU states.
Where Volvo Cars makes use of external providers in connection with data processing, we have ensured that those external providers are required to abide by the statutory rules on data protection. Other than this, your data will not be shared without your consent. We will of course provide you on request with information about all your personal data that we have stored. You can of course withdraw your consent to the processing and sharing of your data at any time.
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You have the right to receive information about all the personal data that Volvo Cars has stored about you. If you do not agree, or wish to withdraw your agreement to the storing of your personal data or if those data are no longer valid, you can instruct us to delete or block your data or make the necessary corrections, provided we are not prevented from doing so by relevant legal provisions. You may object at any time to the use of your data for advertising purposes.
To do this, please contact:
Volvo Car Switzerland Ltd.
Email: info (at) volvocars.ch
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When compiling this website, we made every effort to avoid errors and to ensure that the information it contains is as accurate as possible. However, we trust you will appreciate that we cannot guarantee that the information contained on the website is free from errors, accurate and complete. Therefore, all the information on this website is provided without any guarantee or liability on the part of Volvo Cars and the Representative. In particular, Volvo Cars and the Representative accept no liability whatsoever for damages arising directly or indirectly from the use of the website or a hyperlink on the website and the use of the information contained therein. Furthermore, all liability for any lost profit, business interruption, lost programmes or data on your computers or other information systems is excluded. The disclaimer of liability also applies if we have been explicitly made aware of the potential for such damage.
We accept no responsibility for updates to this website and expressly exclude any such liability. Accordingly, you should verify the accuracy and completeness of the published information before making decisions in connection with services or products described on this website.
The disclaimer of liability does not apply if we have acted with intent and/or gross negligence or with respect to damage arising from fatality, physical injury or harm to health which are the result of a breach of duty by Volvo Cars or the Representative or a deliberate or negligent breach of duty by a legal representative or vicarious agent of Volvo Cars or the Representative.
Volvo Cars and the Representative accept no guarantee or liability for other websites you may access via the website. These hyperlinks are provided as a service; however, Volvo Cars or the Representative are not responsible for the content of such websites, their availability or any usage thereof. This also applies in the eventuality that these websites contain Volvo logos.
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Information on this website may occasionally contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Furthermore, the information on this website may be amended at any time without prior notice and without any obligation to third parties. The information presented on this website may relate to Volvo Cars products or services which are not offered by Volvo Cars in your home country. The accuracy of such information cannot be guaranteed, regard being had in particular to the fact that the data upon which the information is based are subject to changes, special requirements or availabilities. Furthermore, reference to the aforementioned Volvo Cars products or services does not infer that Volvo Cars will offer these in future in your country. The prices quoted on this website are recommended retail prices and the listed products and services do not constitute a binding offer for sale.
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