Data Privacy Statement

As the operator of this website, we take personal data protection very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the provisions of the applicable data protection legislation as well as with this data privacy statement.

Use of our website is generally possible without the provision of any personal data. If personal data is collected on our pages (e.g. name, address or email address), this is done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data is used by Amann Girrbach AG in particular to answer your inquiries or to process your order. The data is stored for the duration of the relationship with Amann Girrbach AG and beyond until the expiry of the limitation period for any establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims of Amann Girrbach AG or the customer, as well as the duration resulting from any possible legal (in particular accounting and tax) requirements. The data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent. The storage and any other processing of this data are based on § 96 Telecommunications Act and the provisions of the Data Protection Act 2000

We hereby give notice that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Cookies

Some of our web pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our offer more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies“. They are automatically deleted once you finish your session. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be limited.

Server-Log-Files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in so-called server log files. These are:

  • Browser type/browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of accessing computer
  • Time of server request

This information cannot be matched to a particular person. Data is not compiled with data from other sources. We reserve the right to retrospectively examine this log data in the event of concrete evidence of illegal activity.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses cookies. These are text files stored on your computer that enable an analysis of how you use our website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website are usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be stored by Google in shortened form within member states of the European Union or in other states that are contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to and shortened on a Google server in the USA. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide the website operator with other services related to website usage and Internet activity. Is undertaken as part of Google Analytics that your IP address will not be merged with other data from Google.

You can prevent the storage of Cookies by an appropriate configuration of your Browser software; be aware that you may not be able to use this website to its full extent in this case. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) from being sent to and processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout=

Facebook

Plugins (Like-Button)

Our pages include plugins of the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can identify Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like" button on our site. For an overview of Facebook plugins, see: developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit our site, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established by means of the plugin. This enables Facebook to receive information that you have visited our site from your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "Like" button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our site to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your user account. Please note that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted to Facebook or of how Facebook uses the data. For more information, please see Facebook's data privacy statement at de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.

Pixel

On this website the Facebook visitor activity pixel is used for statistical purposes. Using cookies, this reconstructs how our marketing messages are accepted on Facebook and how they can be improved. With your consent to our cookies which you agreed to when first calling up our website, we will use the Facebook Inc. "visitor activity pixel" on our Internet presence. This allows tracking the user pattern after these have clicked on a Facebook advertisement forwarding them to the website of the provider. This method helps to evaluate the effectiveness of the Facebook advertisements for statistical and market research purposes and can assist in optimising future promotional activities. The collected data are anonymous for us, they do not permit conclusions as to the identity of the user. However, the data are stored and processed at Facebook to allow a link to the respective user profile and Facebook can use the data according to their Facebook data processing guideline (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). This can enable Facebook and its partners to place advertisements on and outside Facebook. It can also allow saving a cookie on your computer for these purposes. Consent for the use of a visitor activity pixel may only be given by users aged over 13 years. If you are younger, we request you ask your legal guardian for permission.

Use of Twitter

Twitter functions are embedded in our website. This service is provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. When you use Twitter and the “re-tweet” function, the websites you visit are connected to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Data is also transferred to Twitter. Please note that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted to Twitter or of how Twitter uses the data. For more information, please see the privacy statement of Twitter at http://twitter.com/privacy .

You can change your privacy settings on Twitter under http://twitter.com/account/settings .

Use of Google +1

Our pages use Google +1 features. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Collection and further transmission of information: Using the Google +1 button, you can publish information worldwide. The Google +1 button gives you and other users personalized content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you have given +1 for content as well as information about the page that you viewed when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be displayed together with your profile name and photo in Google services, for example in search results or in your Google profile, or in other places on websites and advertisements on the internet. Google records information about your +1 activities in order to improve Google services for you and others. To use the Google +1 button, you need a globally visible and public Google profile that contains at least the name you have selected as your profile name. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name can also replace a different name that you have used to share content via your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be displayed to other users who know your email address or who have other identifying information about you.

Use of the collected information: In addition to the above uses, the information you provide is used in accordance with the applicable Google data privacy provisions. Google may publish aggregated statistics on the +1 activities of users and/or pass this information on to users and partners such as publishers, advertisers or linked websit

Use of Instagram

Instagram services are embedded in our website. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can click the Instagram button to link the content of our pages with your Instagram profile. This allows Instagram to associate your visit to our site with your user account. Please note that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted to Instagram or of how Instagram uses the data.

For more information, please see Instagram's privacy policy: instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

Use of YouTube

Our website uses plugins operated by the Google site YouTube. The provider is the YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages that has a YouTube plugin, a connection to the servers at YouTube is made. Here the YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.

If you are logged into your YouTube account you allow YouTube to directly link your surfing habits to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

For further information on how YouTube handles user data, please see the privacy policy at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

Information, Erasure, Blocking

You have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin and the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal information if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

This text is a translation from the original German. The translators do not accept any liability for damages that may arise from using the English text. The original German text is definitive.

Newsletter

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on our website, we require your email address as well as information which allow us to check that you are the owner of the provided email address and that you agree to the reception of the newsletter. Further data will not be collected. We use those data exclusively for the sending of the requested information and do not transmit them to third parties.

The given permission to the storage of the data, the email address as well as the use of such for the purpose of sending the newsletter can be withdrawn at any time via the "Unsubscribe"-link within the newsletter.