Website Privacy Notice

Blount International, Inc., including its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions and other business units (including but not limited to KOX, Woods Equipment Company, or SpeeCo), (“Blount”), is committed to respecting the privacy rights of individuals and handling personal data responsibly and in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. In this Website Privacy Notice (“Privacy Notice”), we explain how Blount: (1) collects personal data and why; (2) shares the personal data; (3) uses the personal data; and (4) supports your privacy rights.

You may read our privacy notice in its entirety here:

Privacy Policy

The Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE) Field Test & Opinions group was created by Blount International. Blount is the parent company for many global brands, including Oregon® brand of forestry and lawn and garden equipment, accessories and replacement parts. For more information on Blount, please visit the company's website at

At Blount, we are committed to protecting your privacy. Please read on for more details about our privacy policy below as well as our more detailed EU-US Privacy Policy that details our compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles with regard to all personal data received from the European Union.

Privacy Compliance:

Blount adheres to personal information protection standards that encompass, without limitation, notice, transparency, purposes, consent, transfer, security, disclosure, access and accountability. Information can be sensitive by its nature (e.g., financial, health, religion or sexual orientation). Certain information may be deemed sensitive due to regulations and industry standards, e.g., geopolitical data protection standards, federal guidelines, or state-based frameworks, such as data breach notice laws or driver's license privacy acts.

Disclosure of information:

Blount does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. We may aggregate statistics about our visitors, referrals and traffic patterns, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.


"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but allow you to prevent cookies from being stored on your computer. We may use cookies to facilitate your future visits to Blount websites.

When you leave our site:

Blount has no control over the privacy practices of sites outside our domain. If you follow a link to another website, read the site's privacy policy and contact their administrator with your privacy-related questions.

Your consent:

By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of information described above by Blount. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Tell us what you think:

Blount welcomes your questions and comments about privacy. Please send e-mail to