We use data for providing our services as well as any accompanying processes made necessary by laws, regulations or even contractual agreements.
We divide our business processes into four groups and process the data for the following purposes:
We process personal data for providing potential buyers with quotations as well as the related correspondence. Moreover, we invite our potential buyers and customers to selected trade fairs per email. If you do not wish to receive invitations, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also unsubscribe from these emails at the bottom of every invitation. You will then be deleted from the invitation data base.
We process personal data for fulfilling orders and customer projects as well as the related correspondence. Moreover, we invite our potential buyers and customers to selected trade fairs per email. If you do not wish to receive invitations, please contact email@example.com. You can also unsubscribe from these emails at the bottom of every invitation. You will then be deleted from the invitation data base.
We process personal data for the purpose of obtaining resources.
We process data necessary for fulfilling all legal obligations as well as for participating in the public life with our company. This includes getting in contact with individuals of various businesses.
Collecting general information
When you access our website, information of a general nature is recorded automatically. This information (server log files) is automatically collected and stored by the provider of the page. These are:
- Browser type and browser version
- Used operating system
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
This information does not allow conclusions about your person. It is technically necessary to correctly deliver the contents of web pages requested by you and is mandatory when using the internet. Anonymous information of this kind is statistically evaluated by us, in order to optimize our internet appearance and the technology behind it.
This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.
Contact form and applications
If you enter your contact details via the contact form or if you send us a job application, your information will be saved for processing your request and follow-up questions. We do not share this data with third parties. Furthermore, we store your IP address. This serves only the legal proof obligation.
Embedded YouTube videos
On some of our websites we embed Youtube videos. The corresponding plug-ins are operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit a page with the YouTube plug-in, it will connect to Youtube’s servers. Youtube will be informed which pages you visit. If you are logged into your Youtube account, Youtube can assign your surfing behavior to you personally. This can be prevented by logging out of your Youtube account beforehand.
Anyone who has disabled the storage of cookies will not have to expect such cookies when watching YouTube videos. Youtube also stores non-personal usage information in other cookies. If you want to prevent this, you must block the storage of cookies in the browser.
Hyperlinks to external websites
The information offered on our website has been compiled with great care. However, no guarantee can be given for the completeness and accuracy of information obtained through links (hyperlinks). According to the general laws, providers are responsible for the content they provide. These contents cross references to the content made available by other providers are to be distinguished. The hyperlinks to the contents of external websites are for information purposes only. The responsibility for this external content lies solely with the provider of the content.
Deletion or blocking of data
We adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data minimization. Therefore, we only store your personal data for as long as is necessary to achieve the purposes mentioned here or as provided for by the various storage periods provided by law. After discontinuation of the respective purpose or expiration of these deadlines, the corresponding data will be blocked or deleted in accordance with the statutory regulations.
Your rights to information, correction, suspension, cancellation and opposition
You have the right to receive information about your personal data stored by us at any time. Likewise, you have the right to correction, blocking or, apart from the prescribed data storage for business transactions, deletion of your personal data. Please contact our data protection officer. The contact details can be found here: firstname.lastname@example.org or +43 7242 44227-0
For a data lock to be taken into account at all times, these data must be stored in a lock file for control purposes. You can also request the deletion of the data, as long as there is no legal archiving obligation. As far as such an obligation exists, we lock your data on request.
You can make changes or revoke your consent by notifying us.
Questions to the data protection officer
If you have questions about privacy, please write an email to email@example.com.
In order to improve our website for our visitors and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. If you are visiting our website, you give us the permission that the above mentioned cookies may be stored, that the data saved within will be stored also after completion of your session on your computer and can be read by other websites. You can revoke this permission by rejecting the receipt of cookies through your browser and by deleting the stored cookie.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files, usually consisting of letters and numbers, which are stored on the user’s computer when certain websites are visited. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, ie after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us or our affiliate (third-party cookies) to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). If cookies are set, they collect and process specific user information, such as browser and location data, as well as IP address values on an individual basis (see point IP Anynomization). Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may differ depending on the cookie.
Some cookies are important to the functionality of the pages and are automatically activated when users visit them. Some cookies allow us to provide users with the services and features that best meet their needs, and to tailor our service to you for easy and fast service.
As far as personal cookies are processed by individual cookies implemented by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR either for the execution of the contract or in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPRV for safeguarding our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website as well as a customer-friendly and effective design of the page visit.
In your internet browser’s settings you can specify that you reject all cookies respectively, only certain cookies or that you want to receive a notification before receiving a new cookie. Please consult the help menu of your browser to learn more. Please note, that the default setting of the common internet browsers does allow the receipt of cookies. You find the settings for the most common browsers under these links:
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/de-DE/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
We use Google Analytics to analyze website usage. The data obtained from this is used to optimize our website and advertising measures.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service operated and provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States). Google processes the website usage data on our behalf and is contractually obliged to take measures to ensure the confidentiality of the processed data.
During your visit to the website, following data recorded:
- Pages visited
- The achievement of “website goals” (e.g. contact requests and newsletter subscriptions)
- Your behavior on the pages (e.g. clicks, scrolling behavior and length of stay)
- Your approximate location (country and city)
- Your IP address (in abbreviated form so that no clear identification is possible)
- Technical information such as browser, internet provider, used device and screen resolution
- Source of origin of your visit (i.e. via which website or via which advertising material you came to us)
- This data is transferred to a Google server in the USA. Google observes the data protection provisions of the “EU-US Privacy Shield” agreement.
Google Analytics stores cookies in your web browser for a period of two years since your last visit. These cookies contain a randomly generated user ID with which you can be recognized on future website visits.
The recorded data is saved together with the randomly generated user ID, which enables the evaluation of pseudonymous user profiles. This user-related data is automatically deleted after 14 months. Other data remain stored indefinitely in aggregate form.
If you would like to opt out of the data processing on this website, click on the button below (grey – opted out, orange – active). This will not have any negative consequences for you.