Data protection at a glance
Protecting your personal information is a top priority, and we insist on continually improving it.
Neither social media plugins nor tracking cookies are currently used on this page.
We do not collect personal information from visitors of our website without prior consent.
However, to be able to view the page, your IP must be processed by the web server. This data will be deleted immediately after the use of the website.
It is also important for us to clarify that personal data is the data relating to an identified or identifiable person. What the term “personal data” means in detail, as well as the meaning of other terms important for data protection law, can be found in Article 4 of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).
Responsible within the meaning of the DSGVO
The legal person responsible within the meaning of Article 4 No. 7 GDPR is:
Neue Straße 9
Tel: +49 (0) 8031-90194-0
In case of any questions please contact our data protection- and information security team.
In order for you to be able to view this website, the web server must process your IP, otherwise it would not be possible to load the website. Your IP address will be deleted immediately after visiting the website. No IP addresses are stored, for example in the form of log files. Thus, it’s not possible to establish a personal reference any more.
Our interest and the purpose of the processing of the IP address is to provide this website, the legal basis for the processing of the IP is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.
Cookies are small files that your browser stores at the request of this site. There they do no damage.
The cookie of this website has the sole purpose of setting your language (German or English). For this, the processing of personal data such as your IP address or the time of the website is not necessary.
If you still do not want to save the cookie, you can configure this in your browser settings accordingly. However, with this configuration the language selection of this website will not work properly.
Transfer of data and processing on behalf the controller
We do not share your personal information with third parties.
In cooperation with our service partners, we strictly comply with the specifications of GDPR and conclude a contract processing contract with them pursuant to Art. 28 (3) GDPR.
Service partner is the provider of our web hosting and e-mail server domainfactory GmbH. The server location is in Cologne, Germany, in a high-performance data center, which meets professional requirements. This ensures an ideal connection, air conditioning, uninterruptible power supply (UPS), access control and much more.
Data transmission on the Internet and also communication by e-mail is not secure.
Therefore, we take all necessary technical and organizational security measures to protect personal data as possible from loss and misuse. Therefore your data is stored in a secure operating environment.
Our newsletters contain news about our innovations, products, services and also about us.
You will only receive emails from our newsletter if you have allowed them to be received or if you belong to our regular customers.
The legal basis for the dispatch and the measurement of the success of our newsletter the consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) DSGVO or the legal permission in accordance with § 7 Abs. 3 UWG.
Login and logout
Registration for the newsletter is made possible via our website with a double-opt-in procedure. This means that you will receive an e-mail after completing the web form requesting you to confirm your registration.
Thus, we guarantee the registration only with own e-mails, to which the owner has access. Also, we can log the registration (registration and confirmation time, IP address and e-mail).
To register, only your e-mail is required. Optionally, you can deposit your name so that we can address you personally.
Legal basis of logging the application is our legitimate interest acc. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. We are interested in using a secure and user-friendly newsletter system that meets your expectations as a customer or partner and serves our business interests. Furthermore, we comply with the logging of statutory accountability.
You can cancel the newsletter at any time. We will provide you with a link at the end of the newsletter. With the cancellation you revoke your consent.
By opting-out your email addresses will be deleted after three years. The storage is based on our legitimate interests to prove former consent. We limit the purpose of the processing to a possible defense against claims. An individual deletion of this data is possible if the former existence of a consent is confirmed.
Mailchimp can use pseudonymous data of the newsletter recipients, ie without assignment to a recipient, to improve their own services and for statistical purposes. These data are not used to write to the newsletter recipients or to pass them on to third parties.
By means of an small file (which is included in the newsletter and which is retrieved from the server of our service provider when the newsletter is opened) technical information about the browser, the system and the IP address of the recipient are collected.
With this information, we want to better understand the reading habits of our newsletter readers, with the aim of adapting the content to the interests of our customers and partners.
Neither we nor our newsletter service provider endeavor to observe individual newsletter readers.
If you do not want to transfer this data from the file, you can block the loading of external content in the emails by configuring your email clients such as Thunderbird or Outlook accordingly. However, then the newsletter can be displayed only very limited and without images.
Your rights as data subject
According to Article 15 of the GDPR, you have the right to request information about your data stored at any time. You do not need to give reasons for that.
Furthermore, you have a right to correct your personal data, as well as a right to delete or limit the processing of your personal data.
You can revoke your consent at any time without stating any reasons, the personal data you provide us, which we process on the basis of the consent will be irrevocably deleted immediately, if no other legal basis exists (Article 21 and Art.17 of the GDPR). An informal message by e-mail or telephone is sufficient.
The legality of the data processing operations already carried out remains unaffected in case of revocation.
They have the right to data portability under Article 20 of the GDPR. If you believe that I am processing the data in a non-compliant manner, you can always complain to a regulatory body (Article 77 of the GDPR).
Please contact email@example.com for more information related with your rights as data subject.
As of: 15.07.2018