Privacy policy


Our website address is :


In France, personal data is mainly protected by Law No. 78-87 of January 6, 1978, Law No. 2004-801 of August 6, 2004, article L. 226-13 of the Penal Code and the European Directive of October 24, 1995. When using the website, the following may be collected: the URL of the links through which the user accessed the website, the user’s access provider, the user’s Internet Protocol (IP) address.

In any case, AOS only collects personal information about the user for the requirements of services offered by the website. The user provides this information with full knowledge of the facts, particularly when he/she inputs it himself/herself. It is then specified to the user of the website whether or not he/she is required to provide this information.



The information collected on the contact form on the website is sent by e-mail to make business proposals relating to the AOS company services.

This information is sent using the https protocol with an SSL certificate to protect the information when it is sent. The information is kept for 1 year and is sent to AOS via the email:

This data is as follows :

  1. Name
  2. E-mail address
  3. Phone (optional)
  4. Company name (optional)
  5. Free text message in which other personal data could be provided by the user.

The data provided is only stored on the email box which receives the e-mails via the contact form. The devices on which this data is accessible (mobile phones and computers) are password-protected. In any case, the user can refuse to provide his/her personal data. Should this be the case, he or she shall not be able to use the website services, nor request information on these services.

In accordance with the French Data Protection Act (referred to as “Informatique et libertés”), all users have the right to access, rectify and oppose any personal data relating to them by contacting the AOS company at +33 (0)2 41 46 06 50.

No personal information on the user of the website is published without the user’s knowledge, nor it is exchanged, transferred, disposed of or sold in any form whatsoever to third parties. Only the buyout of AOS and its rights would allow the transmission of the aforementioned information to the potential purchaser, who in turn would be bound by the same obligation to retain and modify the data, vis-à-vis the user of the website.


The website contains a number of hyperlinks to other websites, set up with the consent of the AOS company. However, AOS is not in a position to check the content of these websites and therefore assumes no responsibility for them.

In the event that a user or visitor would like to insert a hyperlink to one of the AOS websites, it is his or her responsibility to send an email accessible on the website in order to submit his or her request for the insertion of a hyperlink. AOS reserves the right to accept or refuse a hyperlink without having to justify its decision.

Browsing on the website may cause the installation of cookie(s) on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file which cannot be used to identify the user, but which records information relating to the browsing by a computer on a website. Therefore, we automatically collect some information about you when you simply browse our website, in particular: information about the use of our website, such as the sections you visit and the services you access, your IP address, the type of browser you use and your access times. Such information is used exclusively for internal statistical and security purposes of the website, or to improve the quality of the services provided to you. The databases are protected by the provisions of the French Law of July 1, 1998 transposing the European Directive 96/9 of March 11, 1996 governing the legal protection of databases.

The website uses third-party solutions that require the use of cookies that collect personal information :

– Google Analytics.

– Google Search Console.

The refusal to install a cookie may result in the inability to access some services. However, the user can set up his/her computer as follows to prevent the installation of cookies :

Under Internet Explorer : tool tab (cog icon in the top right corner) / Internet options. Click on Privacy and choose Block all cookies. Click on OK to confirm.

Under Firefox : at the top of the browser window, click on the Firefox button, then go to the Options tab. Click on the Privacy tab. Set the Retention rules to: Use custom settings for history. Finally uncheck it to disable cookies.

Under Safari : click on the menu icon (symbolized by a cog) at the top right of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Show Advanced Settings. In the Privacy section, click Content Settings. In the “Cookies” section, you can block cookies.

Under Chrome : click on the menu icon (symbolized by three horizontal lines) in the upper right-hand corner of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy” section, click on Preferences. In the “Privacy” tab, you can block cookies.


Any dispute in connection with the use of the website is subject to French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is granted to the competent courts of Paris.


Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978, as modified by French Law No. 2004-801 of August 6, 2004 relating to data processing, files and individual freedom.

Law No. 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 on confidence in the digital economy.


User : Internet user connecting to and using the above-mentioned website.
Personal informations : « information that allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or indirectly, the identification of the natural persons to whom it applies » (article 4 of Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978).


For any further information, you can contact the company AOS (Affûtage Outillage Service) :

  1. 12 rue de Sablé, 49300 Cholet
  2. By phone at +33 (0)2 41 46 06 50
  3. By email at