Privacy Policy

Data Privacy Information

1. Collection, Processing and Utilization of Personal Data
We do not collect any of your personal data when you visit our website Personal data will be collected only if you communicate such data to us voluntarily in conjunction with your registration to subscribe to our newsletter or to use the blogger section. We use the data you communicate to us only for the distribution of the newsletter unless you have granted us separate permission to use your data for other purposes. When you register for a newsletter subscription, only your name and your e-mail address will be used for our own advertising purposes subject to your consent until you unsubscribe from the newsletter.

2. Sharing of Personal Data
We do of course record and archive information you enter on our website or communicate to us in other ways, e.g. when you are sending e-mails to us. We use this data exclusively to respond to your inquiries, to handle any contracts you have entered into with us and for technical administration purposes. Your personal data will be shared with or passed on to third parties only if this is necessary for the processing of contracts or for billing purposes or if you have given us your prior approval. You have the right to revoke your previously given consent at any time, which shall affect the future handling of your data.


Use of Our Contact Form

Personal data you share with us in conjunction with your contact request will be used exclusively to respond to your inquiry or to get in touch with you and for any related technical administration work. It will not be shared with third parties.

You do have the right to revoke the consent you grant by sending the form at any time with future effect. In this case, your personal data will be deleted immediately.

Once your inquiry has been processed or you have revoked your consent to archive your data, your personal data will also be deleted if the above consent has not been revoked. This shall also be the case if the archiving of your data should be prohibited for other reasons mandated by law.


Web Analysis Service Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service offered by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics utilizes so-called cookies, which are text files that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to conduct an analysis of your website use. The information generated by these cookies about your website use is – as a rule – transferred to a Google server in the United States, where it is stored. However, if the IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will, however, be abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other nations who have ratified the Treaty on the European Economic Zone. The full IP address is transferred to a server of Google in the United States only in exceptional cases and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website in order to generate reports on website activities for the operators of websites and to render additional services related to the use of the website and the Internet. Google will not connect your IP address, which has been transferred in conjunction with Google Analytics with other Google data. You have the option to prevent the installation of the cookies by making pertinent settings adjustments to your browser software; however, we have to point out that in this case you may not be able to use the full functions of this website comprehensively.

Moreover, you have the option to prevent the generation of the data produced by the cookie with regard to your website use (including your IP address) and the transfer to Google as well as the processing of said data by Google, by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and by installing it:

You may also prevent data tracking by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. In this case, an opt-out-cookie will be installed to prevent the future tracking of your data when you visit this website: Google Analytics is activated Deactivate now

For more detailed information on the terms of use and data privacy please visit or We herewith would like to notify you that on this website, Google Analytics has been expanded by the code “gat._anonymizeIp()“ to warrant the anonymous recording of IP addresses (so-called IP masking). We also use Google Analytics to analyze data from AdWords and the Double-Click-Cookie for statistical purposes. If you do not want us to use your data for these purposes, please deactivate these functions via the ad template manager (




We are also utilizing so-called cookies for the purpose of improving our web offers. Cookies are text information files your web browser stores on your computer when you open one of our web pages. We use this cookie technology to tailor our web pages to preferred fields of interests. If you prefer to prevent the use of cookies, you can refuse the acceptance of cookies in your browser. For the exact instructions on how to do that, please refer to your browser manufacturer’s related information.

Social Bookmarks

We have integrated so-called Social Bookmarks (e.g. those of Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram and YouTube) on our website. Social Bookmarks are web-browsing bookmarks that allow the users of such services to collect links and news messages. On our website they have been integrated merely as links to the respective services. If you click on the integrated graphic you will be diverted to the site of the respective provider, i.e. user information is not transferred to the respective provider until that time. For information on how your personal data will be handled when using these websites, please refer to these providers’ pertinent data privacy provisions.

Social Plugins uses the social plugins of Facebook, Google, Twitter, Youtube and Instagram. In conjunction with the above, we use the Facebook “LIKE”-Button (also known as the “Gefällt-mir” button in Germany), the Twitter button and the Google+1 button; the Instagram button and the YouTube button, etc. The services these buttons are related to are those of U.S.-based companies Facebook Inc. (1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA), Twitter Inc. (795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA), Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA94043, USA, Instagram Inc. (1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA) and YouTube LLC (901 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA94066, USA). If you visit a page that contains such a plug-in, your browser will establish a connection with Facebook, Twitter, Google, Instagram or YouTube. The contents of these plug-ins are directly transferred to your browser from these pages and integrated into the website. Your visits to the pages of may therefore be tracked by Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram, even if you do not actively use the function. If you should be logged into Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube or Instagram while you are visiting, Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube or Instagram will be able to allocate your visit to our website directly to your account. If you interact with these plug-ins, for instance by clicking “Like” or by entering a comment, the respective information is also sent directly to the servers of Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram, where it will be archived. The information will also be published on Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram and will appear in your friends’ news feed. Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram may use this information for their own advertising, market research and needs adequate website design. If you do not want Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram to allocate the data collected via our website to your account, you will have to log out of Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram before you visit our site. Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Instagram provide detailed information on the scope, type, purpose and further processing of your data on their respective websites. There you will also find more detailed information about your rights and the setting options available to protect your privacy.


Right to Information, Revocation of Your Consent to Data Usage

According to the German Federal Data Privacy Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz) you have the right to receive free information about your stored data and may be entitled to notifications, the blockage or deletion of said data. If you have any questions concerning the collection, processing or use of your personal data, about the information, correction, blockage or deletion of data as well as the revocation of consent previously given, please contact: Haus Schaeben GmbH & Co. KG, Europaallee 42, D-50226 Frechen, Tel. +49 (0) 2234 957 12-0 or send us an e-mail at

Links to other companies’ websites

Our web pages may contain links to other companies’ websites that are not subject to this data privacy declaration. If the use of the websites of other companies should be affiliated with the collection, processing or use of personal data, please review the data privacy information provided by these companies.

Modifications of the Data Privacy Declaration

We reserve the right to change this data privacy declaration at any time in compliance with the applicable data privacy provisions. The current status is September 2015.