Datenschutz

1. Data protection at one glance

General information

The following information gives a simple overview of what happens with your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data are all data, with which you can be personally identified. Please refer to our privacy statement that can be found under this text for detailed information relating to the topic of data protection.


Data entry on our website

Who is responsible for the data entry on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. Its contact data can be found in the masthead of this website.

How do we enter your data?

Your data will, on the one hand, be collected by the fact that you communicate these data to us. It can e.g. concern data, which you enter in a contact form. Other data will be entered automatically by our IT systems when visiting the website. These are above all technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or time when the site is called). The entry of these data is carried out automatically as soon as you access our website.

What do we use your data for?

A part of the data will be collected in order to guarantee a fault-free provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyse your user behaviour.

Which rights do you have with regard to your data?

You have the right to receive free information at all times regarding the origin, recipients and purpose of your stored personal data. You additionally have a right to request the rectification, blocking or erasure of these data. You can contact us in this respect as well as with regard to further questions relating to the topic of data protection at all times under the address stated in the masthead. You are furthermore entitled to a right to lodge a complaint at the responsible supervisory authority. Analysis tools and tools of third party providers. When visiting our website your surfing behaviour can be evaluated for statistical purposes. This above all takes place with cookies and with so-called analysis programmes. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is, as a rule, carried out anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be tracked back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. You can find detailed information in this respect in the following privacy statement. You can object to this analysis. We will inform you about the possibilities for objection in this privacy statement.

Analysis tools and tools of third party providers

When visiting our website your surfing behaviour can be evaluated for statistical purposes. This above all takes place with cookies and with so-called analysis programmes. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is, as a rule, carried out anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be tracked back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. You can find detailed information in this respect in the following privacy statement. You can object to this analysis. We will inform you about the possibilities for objection in this privacy statement.

 

2. General details and compulsory information

Data protection

The operators of these sites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in compliance with the statutory data protection regulations as well as this privacy statement. Various personal data are collected when you use this website. Personal data are data, with which you can be personally identified. This privacy statement explains which data we collect and what we use these for. It also explains how and for which purpose this takes place. We would like to point out that the data transmission in the internet (e.g. with the communication by e-mail) may feature security gaps. A consistent protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.

Information regarding the responsible body

The responsible body for the data processing on this website is:

Märzhäuser Wetzlar GmbH & Co KG
In der Murch 15 | 35579 Wetzlar | Germany

Phone: +49 (0)6441-9116-0
E-mail: info@marzhauser.com

The responsible body is the natural person or legal entity, which alone or together with others decides about the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses etc.).

Revocation of your consent to the data processing

Many data processing activities are only possible with your explicit consent. You can revoke an already granted consent at all times. An informal notification to us by e-mail is sufficient for this purpose. The lawfulness of the data processing carried out until the revocation shall remain unaffected by the revocation.


Right to lodge a complaint at the responsible supervisory authority

In the event of breaches under data protection law the data subject shall be entitled to a right to lodge a complaint at the responsible supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority relating to questions under data protection law is the State data protection officer of the federal state, in which our company has its registered seat. A list of the data protection officers as well as their contact data can be taken from the following link:

https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html

 

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data, which we process using automated means based on your consent or in fulfilment of a contract, handed over to yourself or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transmission of the data to another data controller, this will only be carried out if it is technically feasible.


SSL or TLS encryption

For security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential contents, such as for example orders or enquiries, which you send to us as the site operator, this site uses an SSL or TLS encryption. You can recognise an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

When the SSL or TLS encryption is activated the data, which you transmit to us, will not also be read by third parties.


Information, blocking, erasure

Within the scope of the applicable statutory provisions you have the right at all times to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of the data processing and, if applicable, a right to rectification, blocking or erasure of these data. You can contact us in this respect as well as with regard to further questions relating to the topic of personal data at all times under the address stated in the masthead.


Objection against advertising mails

The use of contact data published within the scope of the masthead obligation for sending advertising and information materials that are not explicitly solicited is hereby objected to. The operators of the sites explicitly reserve the right to take legal steps in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example by spam e-mails.

 

3. Data protection officer

Data protection officer

Data protection officer stipulated by law:

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

Mr. Uwe Schnitter
In der Murch 15
35579 Wetzlar | Germany

Phone: +49 (0)6441-9116-18
E-mail: datenschutz@marzhauser.com

 

4. Data entry on our website

Cookies

The websites partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damages on your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files, which are filed on your computer and which are stored by your browser.

The majority of the cookies used by us are so-called "Session-Cookies". They will be deleted automatically after the end of your visit. Other cookies will remain stored on your terminal device until you delete these. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser on the next visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only permit cookies in an individual case, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally and activate the automatic deletion of the cookies when closing the browser. When deactivating cookies the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Cookies, which are necessary in order to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions requested by you (e.g. shopping basket function), are stored based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically fault-free and optimised provision of its services. Insofar as other cookies (e.g. cookies for analysing your surfing behaviour) are stored these will be treated separately in this privacy statement.


Server logfiles

The provider of the sites automatically collects and stores information in so-called server logfiles, which your browser transmits to us automatically.

These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server enquiry
  • IP address


These data will not be aggregated with other sources of data.

The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR, which permits the processing of data in order to fulfil a contract or pre-contractual measures.


Contact form

If you send enquiries to us by using the contact form your details from the enquiry form including the contact data entered by you there will be stored in our company for the purpose of processing the enquiry and for the event of follow-up questions. We do not forward these data without your consent.

The processing of the data entered in the contact form is therefore exclusively carried out based on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke this consent at all times. An informal notification to us by e-mail is sufficient for this purpose. The lawfulness of the data processing activities carried out until the revocation shall remain unaffected by the revocation.

The data entered by you in the contact form shall remain in our company until you request us to erase these, revoke your consent to the storage or the purpose for the data storage ceases to exist (e.g. after the completed processing of your enquiry). Mandatory statutory provisions - in particular storage deadlines - shall remain unaffected.


Processing of data (customer and contract data)

We only collect, process and use personal data insofar as they are necessary for the establishment, content-related design or change in the legal relationship (inventory data). This is carried out based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures. We only collect, process and use personal data about the use of our websites (usage data) insofar as this is necessary in order to enable the user to use the service or to settle it.

The collected customer data will be erased after conclusion of the order or termination of the business relationship. Statutory storage deadlines shall remain unaffected.

 

5. Analysis tools and advertising

Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies". These are text files, which are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is, as a rule, transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.

The storage of Google-Analytics cookies is carried out based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the analysis of the user behaviour in order to optimise both its web offer as well as its advertising.


IP anonymisation

We have activated the function IP anonymisation on this website. This way your IP address is abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area before the transmission to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. By order of the operator of this website Google will use this information in order to evaluate your use of the website in order to compile reports on the website activities and in order to provide further services associated with the website use and the internet use towards the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be aggregated with other data of Google.


Browser plugin

You can prevent the storage of the cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however we would like to point out to you that in this case you will, if applicable, not be able to use all functions of this website in full. You can in addition prevent the entry of the data generated by the cookie and which refers to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) to Google as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de


Objection against data entry

You can prevent the entry of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An Opt-Out cookie will be set, which prevents the entry of your data on future visits to this website:
deactivate Google Analytics

You can find more information relating to the handling of user data at Google Analytics in the privacy statement of Google:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en


Contract data processing

We have concluded a contract with Google for the contract data processing and implement the strict stipulations of the German data protection authorities in full with the use of Google Analytics.


Demographic features with Google Analytics

This website uses the function "demographic features" of Google Analytics. This way reports can be created, which contain statements relating to the age, sex and interests of the site visitors. These data stem from interest-related advertising of Google as well as from visitor data of third party providers. These data cannot be allocated to a certain person. You can deactivate this function at all times via the display settings in your Google account or generally forbid the entry of your data by Google Analytics as presented in the point "objection against data entry".


Google reCAPTCHA

We use "Google reCAPTCHA" (hereinafter "reCAPTCHA") on our websites. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google").

With reCAPTCHA it should be examined whether the data input on our websites (e.g. in a contact form) is carried out by a person or by an automatic programme. For this purpose reCAPTCHA analyses the behaviour of the website visitor based on various features. This analysis begins automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For the analysis reCAPTCHA evaluates various items of information (e.g. IP address, time spent on the website by the website visitor or mouse movements carried out by the user). The data entered during the analysis are forwarded to Google.

The reCAPTCHA analyses run completely in the background. It is not pointed out to the website visitors that an analysis takes place.

The data processing is carried out based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its web offers against the improper automatic spying out and against SPAM.

For further information relating to Google reCAPTCHA as well as the privacy statement of Google please refer to the following links:

https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/

and

https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html

 

6. Newsletter

Newsletter data

If you would like to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website, we need an e-mail address from you as well as information, which permits us to check that you are the holder of the stated e-mail-address and that you agree with the receipt of the newsletter. Further data will not be collected or only on a voluntary basis. We exclusively use these data for sending the requested information and will not forward these to third parties.

The processing of the data entered in the newsletter registration form is exclusively carried out based on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke the granted consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address as well as their use for sending the newsletter at all times, for example via the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter. The lawfulness of the already carried out data processing activities will remain unaffected by the revocation.

The data deposited by you with our company for the purpose of receiving the newsletter will be stored by us until your unsubscription from the newsletter and will be erased after the de-registration of the newsletter. Data, which were stored in our company for other purposes (e.g. e-mail addresses for the member zone) will remain unaffected hereby.


Inxmail

This website uses Inxmail for sending newsletters. The provider is:

Inxmail GmbH,
Wentzingerstr. 17 
79106 Freiburg (Germany)

Inxmail is a service, with which among others the despatch of newsletters can be organised and analysed. The data entered by you for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter are stored on the servers of Inxmail in Germany.

If you do not want to have any analysis by Inxmail, you must cancel the registration for the newsletter. For this purpose we make a corresponding link available in each newsletter message. Furthermore, you can also cancel the registration for the newsletter directly on the website.


Data analysis by Inxmail

With the help of Inxmail it is possible for us to analyse our newsletter campaigns. This way we can among others see whether a newsletter message was opened and which links we clicked on if applicable. This way we can among others determine which links were clicked on particularly often.

Inxmail also allows us to break the newsletter recipients down according to various recipient categories (e.g. place of residence). This way the newsletters can be better adjusted to the respective target groups.

Please refer to the following link for detailed information regarding the functions of Inxmail: https://www.inxmail.com/products


Legal bases

The data processing is carried out based on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke this consent at all times. The lawfulness of the already carried out data processing activities shall remain unaffected by the revocation.


Storage duration

The data deposited by you with our company for the purpose of subscription to the newsletter will be stored by us until your unsubscription from the newsletter and will be deleted after the cancellation of the registration of the newsletter both from our servers as well as from the servers of Inxmail. Data, which were stored in our company for other purposes (e.g. e-mail addresses for the member zone) shall remain unaffected hereby.


Conclusion of a contract regarding contract data processing

We have concluded a contract with Inxmail, in which we obligate Inxmail to protect the data of our customers and not to forward these to third parties. For further details please refer to the data protection provisions of Inxmail under: https://www.inxmail.com/data-conditions

 

7. Plugins and tools

YouTube

Our website uses plugins of the YouTube site that is operated by Google.

The operator of the sites is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our sites fitted with a YouTube plugin a connection will be established to servers of YouTube. It is communicated to the YouTube server hereby which of our sites you have visited.

If you are logged into your YouTube account you enable YouTube to allocated your surfing behaviour directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

The use of YouTube is carried out in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

You can find further information relating to the handling of user data in the privacy statement of YouTube under: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy


Google Web Fonts

This site uses so-called Web Fonts for the standard presentation of font types, which are made available by Google.

When calling a site your browser loads the required Web Fonts into your browser cache, in order to correctly display texts and font types. For this purpose the browser used by you must establish a connection to the servers of Google. This way Google gains the knowledge that our website was called via your IP address.

The use of Google Web Fonts is carried out in the interest of a standard and attractive presentation of our online offers.

This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If your browser does not support Web Fonts a standard font will be used by your computer.

You can find further information relating to Google Web Fonts under https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in the privacy statement of Google: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/


Google Maps

This site uses via an API the map service Google Maps.
The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

In order to use the functions of Google Maps it is necessary to store your IP address. This information is as a rule transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.

The use of Google Maps is carried out in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers and in an ability to find the locations stated by us on the website easily. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. You can find more information relating to the handling of user data in the privacy statement of Google: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.


Adobe Typekit

For the standard presentation of font types this site uses so-called Web Fonts, which are made available by Adobe. When calling a site your browser loads the required Web Fonts into your browser cache, in order to correctly display texts and font types. For this purpose the browser used by you must establish a connection to the servers of Adobe. Adobe hereby gains the knowledge that our website was called via your IP address.

The use of Adobe Typekit is carried out in the interest of a standard and attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

If your browser does not support Web Fonts a standard font will be used by your computer. You can find further information relating to Google Web Fonts under https://typekit.com/foundries/adobe and in of the privacy statement of Adobe: https://www.adobe.com/de/privacy.html.


Fonts.com

For the standard presentation of font types this site uses so-called Web Fonts, which are made available by Monotype Imaging Inc. When calling a site your browser loads the required Web Fonts into your browser cache in order to correctly display texts and font types. For this purpose the browser used by you must establish a connection to the servers of Monotype Imaging Inc. Monotype Imaging Inc. hereby gains the knowledge that our website was called via your IP address. The use of fonts.com is carried out in the interest of a standard and attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

If your browser does not support Web Fonts a standard font will be used by your computer. You can find further information regarding Fonts.com under https://typekit.com/foundries/adobe and in the privacy statement of Fonts.com: https://www.fonts.com/info/legal.