Privacy Policy

Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA takes data privacy very seriously

We want you to know which data we store and how we use it. We have implemented the necessary technical and organizational measures to ensure that data privacy regulations are observed.

Anonymous data collection

You can always visit all non-personalized web pages of Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA without telling us who you are. We only learn the name of your Internet Service Provider (via your IP address), the website that referred you to us, the date, time and the pages you visit on our site. We evaluate this data for statistical purposes, but you remain anonymous as an individual.

Personal data

Personal data is information pertaining to you as a person. According to German law, this includes details like your name, address and telephone number. Information that cannot be directly linked to your real identity (such as the duration of your visit to our website or the number of visitors on the site) does not count as personal data. Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA only collects personal data if you give it to us voluntarily for instance by filling in a registration form or registering for personalized services. In these cases, the data you enter is only collected in connection with the respective purpose. It will never be revealed to third parties.

Right of withdrawal

According to German law, you as the person concerned can object to the use of your data at any time. If you contact the person responsible (named in the sites imprint) in writing or electronically, we will disable processing of your data immediately. Under certain conditions, you have an additional right to demand the correction, locking or deletion of data we store. At all times, you have the right to demand information on the data we store about you and the reason we store it.

Use of "cookies"

"Cookies" are used on our pages. A cookie is a small data record that can be stored on your hard disk. This record is generated by the web server to which your web browser (e.g. Internet Explore or Mozilla Firefox) connects, and is then sent to you. The cookie enables the server to recognize you without requiring you to reenter data that you have entered before. It may also contain non-personal information. By default, most current browsers accept cookies. However, you can set your browser to reject them or demand that they are shown before they are stored. Additionally, you can always delete cookies from your system, for instance from within the browser itself or by using a file manager like the Windows Explorer. Please consult the help files about your browser and operating system.

Links to other sites

Our online content can contain links to other websites. We have no way of controlling how those sites' operators comply with data privacy regulations. We also have no influence regarding the legality of content on those sites. Therefore, we cannot assume any responsibility for the content of other websites.

Questions and comments

If you gave questions, suggestions or comments concerning data privacy, please write an email to [email protected] The rapid development of new Internet may necessitate adjustments to our privacy policy from time to time. We will keep you informed on this page.

Google Analytics1

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). ?Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. ?In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. ?Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. ?On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. ?Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. ?You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. ?Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. ?Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

1: Source: www.datenschutzbeauftragter-info.de