WITNESS TO HISTORY:
A TIMELINE OF COMPANY EVENTS
Founded by Italian Immigrants under the name of “Fábrica Nacional de Cartuchos e Munições”
Mass production of military ammunition (30.000 rounds per day) during Brazilian Civil War
Remington Arms and ICI (Imperial Chemical Industries) become shareholders and the company is renamed to CBC (Brazilian Cartridge Company)
Brazilian Army buys entire company production before entering World War II
CBC enters the international market
CBC starts exporting military ammunition – such as .50 caliber, in all versions
CBC becomes a 100% Brazilian company
CBC supplies the first batch of 20x110mm (HEIT-SD) to the Brazilian Navy
Inauguration of the Propellant Plant in Ribeirão Pires
Current administration takes over
Launching of the new export brand: Magtech
CBC presents a new visual identity and releases more than 40 new products at once
Inauguration of the new plant in the south of Brazil
CBC’s 7.62x51mm Ball and Tracer versions are homologated by the US Army
CBC’s 7.62x51mm Ball is NATO homologated, sponsored by The Netherlands
CBC acquires MEN (Metallwerk Elisenhütte Nassau GmbH), a renowned German ammunition producer
CBC acquires the Czech company Sellier & Bellot, one of the most traditional ammunition producers in the World, operating since 1825
CBC is qualified by the French Army for supplying 5.56x45mm
CBC is granted the status of a Strategic Defense Company in Brazil, consolidating its position as an important part of the National Defense Industry Base
Diversification strategy: CBC group present in over 130 countries
CBC celebrates 90 years and advances as one of the main ammunition producers in World
CBC qualified by the US Navy for supplying .50 Reduced Range for the next 5 years
CBC wins 10-year contract with UK MOD for the supply of.50 NATO Ball and Tracer
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PRIVACY AND PERSONAL INFORMATION PROTECTION POLICY OF COMPANHIA BRASILEIRA DE CARTUCHOS (“POLICY”)
This Policy has the purpose of demonstrating the commitment of Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos (hereinafter referred to as “CBC”) with privacy and Personal User Information protection, in addition to setting forth the rules on the Treatment of your Personal Information, within the scope of services and functionalities of CBC, including your website www.cbcdefense.com, according to the laws in effect.
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- Personal Information: Any information which refers to an identified or identifiable individual, such as, for instance, name, ID number and address.
- Sensitive Personal Information: Is the Personal Information about racial or ethnic origin, religious conviction, political opinion, affiliation to a union or organization of religious, philosophical or political character, information related to sexual life or health, genetic or biometric data, when bound to an individual.
- Treatment: Any operation made with Personal Information, such as those related to the collection, production, receipt, classification, use, access, reproduction, transmission, distribution, processing, filing, storage, elimination, assessment or control of information, modification, communication, transfer, diffusion or extraction.
- User: Any individual who interacts with CBC Defense in situations in which there is the possibility of providing their Personal Information, such as, for instance, individuals who browse our website or social networks, employees and service providers.
- Controller: The company or individual which determines the purposes and means used to treat Personal Information. CBC is the controller of the Personal Information of its Users.
- Operator: Company or individual treating the Personal Information according to the Controller’s instructions.
- Cookies: Small files sent by CBC’s website, saved to the User’s devices and which store the preferences and little other information, with the purpose of customizing browsing according to the User’s profile.
PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTION
The collection of Personal Information is necessary in order for CBC Defense to offer adequate services to the needs of its Users. Should you choose not to provide some of this Personal Information, the provision of the service may be rendered impossible – whether total or partially.
Personal Information may be collected when the User submits it in person or when there is interaction in our website, according to the information below:
What do we collect?
Why do we collect?
· Identification and authentication.
· Interaction with Users and fulfillment of requests.
Institution where you work
Digital identification information
IP Address and Logical Port of Origin
· Identification and authentication.
· Fulfillment of legal and regulatory obligations.
Device (version of the operational system)
Date and time records
We have a page hosted at YouTube only for the disclosure of our products and events, with no interaction with users.
Such social networks have their own privacy policies, which may be different from how we deal with Personal Information. Thus, you should consult the documents at the website of each of such companies.
Update and truthfulness of Personal Information
You are the sole responsible for the accuracy, truthfulness or update of the Personal Information you provide us with. We are not bound to treat your Personal Information if there are reasons to believe that such Treatment may input us with any breach of any applicable law, or if you are using our environments for any illegal, illicit purposes or contrary to morality.
The database formed through the collection of Personal Information is our property and is under our responsibility, and its use, access and sharing, whenever necessary, shall be made within the limits and purposes of the businesses described herein.
Cookies are small digital files in text format which are stored in the user’s device (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.) by the Internet browser and which store information related to your preferences, such as preferred language, location, recurrence of your sessions and other variables.
Cookies are intended to enhance the User’s experience, both in terms of performance, and usability, once the contents provided shall be directed to your needs and expectations.
Cookies may also be used to carry out anonymous and aggregate statistics which allow one to understand how the User uses the website, and to enhance their structures and content. Due to being anonymous statistics, it is not possible to personally identify the user through such information.
PERSONAL INFORMATION SHARING
Personal Information collected and activities recorded may be shared:
- Internally, with our business areas, to promote and develop our products, for instance;
- With third parties, for the supply of products or services essential to the provision of services;
- With competent judicial, administrative or governmental authorities, whenever there is legal determination, requirement, requisition or judicial order;
- Automatically, in case of corporate operations, such as merger, acquisition and incorporation.
Upon access to the website, the User may be led, through a link, to other portals or platforms which may collect their Personal Information. In this case, the User shall read the Privacy Policies of such portals or platforms out of CBC’s environment and accept them or not.
CBC is not responsible for the Privacy Policies of third parties or for the content of any websites or services bound to environments other than those of CBC.
Should outsourced companies perform Data Treatment on behalf of CBC, they shall respect the conditions stipulated herein and the information security standards, as a rule.
CBC adopts technical and administrative measures to protect the Personal Information from safety incidents, such as unauthorized accesses and accidental situations from loss, change or diffusion.
Internally, the Personal Information collected are accessed only by duly authorized professionals, respecting the principles of proportionality, need and relevance, in addition to the commitment of confidentiality and preservation of the privacy of the Users, according to this Policy.
DATA RETENTION AND STORAGE
The Personal Information collected and activity records are stored at a secure and controlled environment, and may be in our servers located in the United States of America, as well as in an environment of use of resources or servers in the cloud (cloud computing), which may demand transfer and/or processing of your Personal Information. Such transfers involve only companies which demonstrate to be in compliance with the applicable laws.
We store Personal Information only for the term necessary to fulfill the purposes for which they were collected or for the fulfillment of any legal, regulatory obligations or for preservation of rights. For that, we count on a Secure Information Retention and Disposal Policy.
Personal Information Disposal
After the end of the term of maintenance and legal need, the Personal Information shall be excluded with the use of safe disposal methods.
EXERCISE OF RIGHTS
Personal Information are of their respective Data Holders and the applicable laws bring a series of rights related thereto, which may be exercised through a requirement through the following Service Channel:
CBC – Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos
Av. Humberto de Campos, 3.220
09426-900 – Ribeirão Pires – SP – Brazil
CBC Defense may change the content of this Policy at any time, according to the purpose or needs, and the User shall check it whenever there is an access to the website or use of the services provided.
Should there be updates to this document, demanding a new collection of a consent, the Users shall be duly notified.
Should any point of this Policy be deemed inapplicable by a competent authority, including judicial, the other conditions shall remain in full force and effect.
This Policy shall be interpreted according to the American laws, and the court of domicile of the User to settle any controversy involving this document, unless there is a specific exception of personal, territorial or functional competence by the applicable laws.
Updated on: February, 02, 2020.