The operators of that website take the protection of your personal data seriously. We treat your personal data confidential and pursuant to the legal data protection regulations as well as to the present privacy statement.
The usage of our website is usually possible without specification for personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) is going to be collected from our side, this is done – if possible – on a voluntary basis. These data will not be transferred to a third party without our explicit agreement.
We point out that data transmission in the internet (e.g. through e-mail communication) can result in security vulnerability. A complete protection of data from access of third parties cannot be guaranteed.
data protection officer
If you have any questions about our data protection, please contact our data protection officer.
+49 7309 875-57
Deletion, disclosure, blocking
Due to legal regulations specified retention obligations and periods apply. After the expiration of these periods appropriate data will be deleted routinely. Apart from that, personal data will be deleted, if they are no longer relevant for the purpose they have been collected originally or the foundation of legitimacy for the data is eliminated (e.g. through withdrawal of a permission).
You are always entitled to get free information about your saved personal data, the data origin, the recipient, the purpose of data processing as well as the right of rectification, blocking and deletion of this data. To this and to all further questions regarding your personal data you are welcome to contact us via the contact details showed in the imprint at any time.
If you contact us using the contact form, the data you announced within the form will be forwarded to us via e-mail through our provider to be edited and to have them for follow-up questions. After the response to your request your data is going to be deleted immediately, if no further legal obligation exists. Your data will not be forwarded to third parties without your approval.
Privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses “cookies”. Cookies are text files, which are going to be saved on the computer and which allow the analysis of your website usage. The information of the website usage, generated by the cookie, is normally being transferred to a server of Google in the USA and saved there.
In case of the activation of IP-anonymisation on that website, your IP-address will be shortened by Google before within the member states of the European Union or other contracting states of the agreement on the European economic area. In exceptional cases the full IP-address will be transferred to a server of Google in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website Google will use this information to evaluate your website usage, to create reports about the activities on the website and to render further services regarding the website and internet usage to the website operator. Your IP-address, which is being transferred to Google Analytics through your browser, will not be brought together with any other data Google is collecting.
You can prevent the storage of cookies through appropriate settings in your browser-software; however we indicate that in case of blocking cookies not all functionalities of the website can be used completely. Furthermore you can prevent the collection of data regarding your usage of the website that have been generated by cookies (incl. your IP-address) by downloading and installing the browser-plugin under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
You can prevent the collection through Google Analytics through clicking on the following link. An opt-out-cookie is going to be set, which deactivates the future collection of your data during the visit of this website:
Deactivate Google Analytics
Please note, that Google Analytics is extended through the code “anonymizelp” on that website, which ensures an anonymized collection of IP-addresses (so-called IP-masking).
Webpages are particularly using so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage the computer or contain viruses. Cookies help to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more confident. Cookies are little text files which are being stored automatically on your computer and saved within your browser.
Most of the cookies used on that website are so-called “session-cookies”. They will be deleted automatically after your website visit. Other cookies stay saved on your device till they are being deleted by yourself. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser again when you visit our website the next time.
For sure you can also view our website without cookies. You can adjust your browser, so that you will be informed about the insertion of cookies. In that case you can decide individually if you want to allow cookies in individual cases, if you want to block cookies in general or just in special cases or if the cookies shell be deleted automatically by closing the browser. By deactivation of cookies the functionality of our website could be restricted; especially interactive options on our website are not usable then. Find instructions for changing the cookie-settings under the following links. Please choose the browser that you use:
The provider of the webpages gathers and saves information within so-called server-log-files automatically. These server-log-files are being transmitted automatically from your browser to us. These server-log-files are:
- Browser tye / browser version
- Used operating system
- Referrer URL
- Hostname of the accessing computer
- Time of server inquiry
These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. A merger of the data with other data sources is not undertaken. We reserve the right to check these data subsequently, if concrete indications for illegal use come to be known.
This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Monotype Imaging Holding Inc. ("Monotype") for consistent font representation When you view a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into its browser cache to correctly display text and fonts.
What information do we collect from you?
The tracking code of the web font does not collect, process or store any personal data. If you access a web site that contains our web font tracking script or similar technology, we collect the following data: the web site project identification number (anonymised), the URL of the licensed web site linked to a customer number to allow us to identify the licensee and the licensed web fonts, and the URL of the previously visited page.
How do we use the data we collect from you?
We store the anonymous project identification number of the webfont in encrypted log files containing such data for a period of 30 days to determine the monthly number of page views. After such determination and storage of the number of page views, the log files are deleted. The use of Monotype Web Fonts is in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
These fonts are subject to a license - the amount of the license fee depends on the number of page views, which must be tracked to calculate the license fee.
As part of our brand communication, we operate a fan page on the social network Facebook
Use of Facebook Social Plugins
Our web presence uses social media plugins (“plugins”) of the social network facbook.com, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto , CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or the addition “Facebook social plugin”.
If you visit a single webpage of our website which includes such a plugin, the browser builds up a direct connection with the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is being transmitted directly to your browser and integrated into the website.
Through the integration of the plugins Facebook receives the information that you have visited the corresponding page on our web presence. If you are logged-in to Facebook during visiting our website, Facebook is able to associate your Facebook account. If you interact with plugins, e.g. pushing the “Like”-button or comment something, that information is going to be directly transmitted to Facebook by your browser and saved there.
If you do not want to let Facebook gather personal data via our website, you need to log-out of Facebook before visiting the site.
Usage of the Facebook pixel
We only want to show our services and products to people who are really interested in them. With the help of Facebook pixels, our advertising measures can be better tailored to your wishes and interests. This way, Facebook users (provided they have allowed personalized advertising) can see suitable advertising. Facebook also uses the data collected for analysis purposes and its own advertisements.
In the following, we show you the cookies that have been set on a test page by integrating Facebook pixels. Please note that these are only example cookies. Different cookies are set depending on the interaction on our website.
Purpose: This cookie uses Facebook to display advertising products.
Expiry date: after 3 months
Value: 0aPf312HOS5Pboo2r..Bdeiuf… 1.0.Bdeiuf.
Purpose: This cookie is used so that Facebook Pixel works properly.
Expiry date: after 3 months
Value: Name of the author
Purpose: This cookie stores the text and the name of a user who, for example, leaves a comment.
Expiry date: after 12 months
Value: https% 3A% 2F% 2Fwww.test page…% 2F (URL of the author)
Purpose: This cookie stores the URL of the website, which the user enters in a text field on our website.
Expiry date: after 12 months
Value: Email address of the author
Purpose: This cookie saves the email address of the user, if he has published it on the website.
Expiry date: after 12 months
Note: The above cookies relate to individual user behavior. Changes to Facebook can never be ruled out, especially when using cookies.
If you are logged in to Facebook, you can change your settings for advertisements yourself at https://www.facebook.com/ads/preferences/?entry_product=ad_settings_screen. If you are not a Facebook user, you can basically manage your usage-based online advertising at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/de/praferenzmanagement/. There you have the option to deactivate or activate providers.
If you want to learn more about Facebook's data protection, we recommend the company's own data guidelines at
Our website uses plugins associated with the Google-owned website, YouTube. The operator of the website is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you access one of our web pages that contains a YouTube plugin, a connection is established to YouTube’s servers. This informs the YouTube server about which of our web pages you have visited.
If you are logged in to your YouTube account, this enables YouTube to directly link your surfing activities to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
Liability for web links
Our website contains web links to external webpages of third parties. We don’t have any influence on the web content of these websites. These are offerings of third parties, on whose content we don’t embrace. Responsible for the content of these websites are always the providers or operators of these sites. The linked websites were examined regarding possible infringements at the moment of linking. We check the content of the linked websites regarding possible infringements regularly. If infringements are being recognized, we will delete web links to these webpages immediately.