AVX Corporation web sites automatically gathers certain usage information like the quantity and frequency of visitors to the web site and its areas. We only use such data in aggregate form. The data helps us determine how often our customers use different parts of the web site. This allows us to improve our site to assure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many of you as possible.
When you access an AVX Corporation web site you may obtain access to features, which contain personal information. We may ask for information about you when you sign up to use a service or when you order a product. We may require certain information, such as: name, e-mail, shipping/billing address, telephone and fax numbers, and credit card number, in order to provide that service or product to you. We may also use that information to let you know of additional products and services, about which you may be interested in. “Opt-out” instructions from all our newsletters and press material are included in each issue.
All information transmitted on the AVX Corporation web site is confidential and will not be sold, licensed or given away to any external source. Personal information sent to AVX’s server on this site is secured by VeriSign and encrypted to prevent third parties from reading it. AVX may share such information in response to legal processes, such as a court orders or subpoenas, or in special cases such as physical threats to you or others.