Privacy Policy

Data Privacy Declaration of Manz AG

Manz AG looks forward to your visit to our Web site and your interest in our company. We take the protection of your personal data seriously and we would like you to feel safe and comfortable when visiting our Internet pages.

1. Collection and processing of personal data

Generally, you can visit the pages of Manz AG without our requesting your personal data.

We only collect personal data if you provide it to us, for example in the course of registration or a survey. We do not collect any personal data on our Web site without your permission.

By visiting this Web site, information about the access (e.g. date, time, pages viewed) may be saved in the log files of the Web server. This information is used exclusively for statistical purposes without any obvious way to trace the IP address of a user.

This data is not personal data; it is anonymized.

2. Usage and transmission of personal data and purpose

All personal data that arises in the context of Manz AG is collected, processed, and used according to the respectively-valid regulations concerning the protection of personal data only for the purpose of order handling and for the protection of the company's own business interests with respect to the handling of orders from our customers and interested parties.

We guarantee the protection of personal data such as name, address, telephone number, and e-mail for the addresses you have entered. We guarantee that this data will not be sold or otherwise marketed to third parties.

3. Right to information and public directory of procedures

On request, we will inform you in writing according to the applicable law whether and what personal data about you is stored with us. We have summarized the details according to § 4e BDSG in our public directory of procedures.

4. Security

Manz AG deploys technical and organizational security measures in order to protect the data you have made available to Manz AG against accidental or intentional manipulations, loss, destruction or the access of unauthorized people.

Our security measures are being improved constantly according to technological development.

Provisions of the German Federal Data Privacy Law (BDSG) and the German telemedia law (TMG) are preserved.

5. Links

Our Internet presence contains references to other Internet pages (links).

The operators of the Internet presence of Manz AG have no influence on the content or design of the linked pages. These were checked carefully before the links were released. Nevertheless, the possibility cannot be excluded that content changes that violate the applicable law have been made to the pages by the operator. Manz AG distances itself from such content.

By clicking the links, you leave the information offerings of Manz AG. Therefore, different regulations may apply for the offerings of third parties, especially with respect to data protection.

6. Caveat emptor

The information, data, and content are checked constantly and updated. Despite all care, details may have changed in the meantime. Therefore, we assume no liability for and make no guarantees of the correctness, completeness, and timeliness.

7. Copyrights and ancillary copyrights

© Manz AG. All rights reserved. Text, pictures, graphics, sound, and animations as well as their arrangement on this Web site are subject to the protection of copyright and other protective laws. The content of this Web site may not be copied, disseminated, changed or made accessible to third parties for commercial purposes. Some pages also include pictures that are subject to the copyright of third parties.

8. Google Analytics

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 that, however, is anonymized by the “_anonymizeIp()” function which ensures that IP addresses are processed in truncated form only and prevents them from being traced back to a specific user) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 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. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can at any time opt-out of the data collection and storage by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

9. Burda Direct Services

Concerning marketing and optimization purposes, products and services of Burda Direct Services will be used. Therefore data will be collected, used, and saved, which will be turned into pseudonym usage profiles. Where possible and useful, the usage profiles will be completely anonymized. Therefore cookies can be utilized. Cookies are little text files that are saved on the internet-browser of the visitor and are being used to recognize the visitor. The collected data, which can include personal data, will be transmitted to Burda Direct Services. Burda Direct Services has the right to use information collected through visits on the website to create anonymised usage profiles. The collected data will not be used without the consent of the person concerned, to personally indentify the visitor and will also not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. The IP addresses that are being collected are being anonymized immediately after collecting the last number block. The data collection, usage, and storage, can be rejected at any time with effect for the future.

10. Data protection officer

If you have questions about the processing of your personal data, please contact our Data Protection Officer directly; he is also available in case of searches for information, applications or complaints:

Data Protection Officer
Peter Rapp
Manz AG
Steigaeckerstr. 5
72768 Reutlingen, Germany