Personal data

Registered personal data

Cookies may be stored on your computer, in particular for shopping and using the essential features of our website, such as storing items in your basket.

Respect for your privacy is our priority. The use of cookies on this website allows us to offer you contents and services adapted to your centres of interest. We recommend that you accept their use to take full advantage of browsing our website.

By visiting our website and using our services, you understand and accept the way we process your personal data in accordance with our privacy policy. We respect your privacy and the right to control your personal data. Our guiding principles are simple. We will be transparent on what data we collect and why. Please take a moment to read. It is important !

Cookies are small amounts of information stored in files within the browser of your computer. Cookies are accessible and registered by the websites you visit, and by the companies that display their advertisements on websites, so that they can recognise your browser. Websites can only access the cookies they have stored on your computer.

By using our website, you consent to the use of cookies by our website.

Our website uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • Use of the website: to help us recognise your browser as that of a previous visitor, and to record the preferences you determined during your previous visit to our website. For example, we may save your login information so that you do not have to log in every time you visit our website;
  • Social networks: to check if you are connected to third-party services (Facebook, Twitter, Google +, etc.);
  • Targeting: to allow us to target the user browsing our website (emailing, basic enrichment) a posteriori or in real time;
  • Audience measurement: to track the statistical data on website accesses (the users' use of our website, also for improving our website's services) and to help us measure and study the effectiveness of our interactive on-line content, its features, advertisements and other communications.

Your Choices Regarding Cookies and Web Beacons

You have the choice to configure your browser so as to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, be informed when a cookie is issued, its validity and content, and also allow you to refuse storing cookies in your device, and delete your cookies periodically. You can set your Internet browser to disable cookies. Please note that if you disable cookies, your username and password will no longer be saved on any website. For information on how to remove and check the cookies stored on your computer, visit:

How to configure your browser


  1. Open Firefox
  2. Press the ‘Alt’ key
  3. In the menu at the top of the page click on ‘Tools’ then ‘Options’
  4. Select the ‘Privacy’ tab
  5. In the drop-down menu to the right of ‘Retention Rules’, click ‘Use Custom Settings for History’
  6. A little lower, un-tick ‘Accept cookies’
  7. Save your preferences by clicking on ‘OK’

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. In the ‘Tools’ menu, select ‘Internet Options’
  3. Click on the "Privacy’ tab
  4. Click on ‘Advanced’ and un-tick ‘Accept’
  5. Save your preferences by clicking on ‘OK’ 

Google Chrome: 

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Click on the tools icon in the menu bar
  3. Select ‘Options’
  4. Click on the ‘Advanced Options’ tab
  5. In the drop-down menu ‘Cookie settings’, select ‘Block all cookies’ 


  1. Open Safari
  2. In the menu bar at the top, click on ‘Safari’, then ‘Preferences’
  3. Select the ‘Security’ icon
  4. Next to ‘Accept cookies’, tick ‘Never’
  5. If you want to see cookies that are already saved on your computer, click on ‘Show Cookies’

Handling of personal data:  

As a data controller, Les Forges de Saint Amand collects personal data concerning the User.

The requested information is necessary for the processing of the User's order as well as the management of commercial relations between Les Forges de Saint Amand and the User.

Most personal data is kept as long as your account exists or as long as we must provide you services or respond to legal obligations.

We may retain certain information for a period of time after you have closed your account, for example if we need it to ensure that we have fulfilled our legal obligations, or to exercise, defend or assert our rights.

In accordance with the French Act on Information Technology, Data File and Civil Liberties of 6 January 1978, the User has the right of access, rectification and opposition for his/her personal data.

To exercise this right, contact us as follows:

  1. by telephone,
  2. by post to Les Forges of Saint Amand - Malfosses - Route de Lignières 18200 NOZIERES (France),
  3. by email :

Be sure to specify your first name, last name, address, and include a copy of your identity card.