Informativa sulla privacy

Gottlieb Binder GmbH & Co. KG (Binder) respects your right to privacy. We comply with the relevant provisions of applicable German and European laws governing data protection and telecommunications. This Policy contains information on the personal data we collect in individual cases and how we use this data. The term "personal data" covers all data which identifies you personally either directly or in combination with other data made available to us.


Collection, storage, processing and use of personal data

As a basic principle, our websites do not store any personal data. The data you enter in our contact form is only forwarded to us in the form of an email. Therefore, this rules out any automatic sharing of your personal data.


Data collected by us and its permissible use

We may collect data about you in the following ways when you visit one of our websites:

1. Browser-related data

We collect data which we automatically receive through your Internet browser. The data received depends on your Internet browser settings. Please check your Internet browser if you wish to find out which data your browser is sending or how the settings can be changed.We do not identify you personally with the data sent from your browser. We use this data to generate statistics which help us to improve our websites and to make our websites more compatible with the technologies used by our online visitors.


2. Cookie-related data

a) Cookies

Binder websites use "session cookies". A session cookie cannot lead back to you personally and expires when you close your browser. We only use cookies to help you seamlessly navigate our websites. For example, a session cookie is created to document which pages you have accessed. 


b) Cookie settings on your computerYou can change the cookie settings on your computer. If you do so, you may not be able to use all of our websites' functionality. You can also amend the settings via your browser to accept or reject cookies or inform you when a cookie is placed on your computer.


3. Collected web statistics for website optimisation

a) Google Analytics

Our websites use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Through the IP anonymisation used on this website, however, your IP address is first truncated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other countries which are party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted by Google to the US and truncated there in exceptional circumstances. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google uses this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services to the website operator relating to website and Internet usage.

The IP address transmitted by your browser within Google Analytics is not associated with any other data held by Google. You may prevent the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) being recorded by Google and the processing of your data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:

Further information on the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy can be found at and

Please note that Google has its own Privacy Policy which is independent of ours. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for this policy or these procedures. We recommend you familiarise yourself with Google's Privacy Policy.


b) Other web analysis applications

Our websites also use AWStats, free web analysis software which uses cookies as well. AWStats is used to analyse log files created by the web server based on visitor requests. The data passed to us by your browser is automatically saved in the server statistics. This data is the:

- Browser type/version

- Operating system used

- Referrer URL (the previously visited page)

- Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)

- Time of the server request

- Search term with which you found this site via a search engine

This data is usually not assignable to particular individuals. This data is not combined with other data sources. The data is also deleted once the statistical analysis has taken place.We reserve the right to possibly use other web analysis applications as well.Sharing, use and retention of personal dataWe reserve the right to share your personal data within our company. We may share your request with partner companies to support you if it is not possible for us to deliver. In both cases, your personal data is used according to its original purpose. 

We retain personal data made accessible to us for as long as it is needed to provide the services, products and data required by you or for as long as permitted by law.


Security and access to personal data

We take adequate precautions to preserve the secrecy, security and integrity of your personal data. In spite of the security measures adopted by us, and as in all cases where computers are connected to the Internet, we cannot guarantee that data sent via the Internet is secure and therefore we are not liable for the misuse of the data but are only obliged to take reasonable precautions to protect it from abuse.

You may request information on your personal data stored with us at any time and have the data updated, corrected or deleted. Please contact us at the following address: Binder GmbH & Co. KG, Bahnhofstr. 19, 71088 Holzgerlingen.


Links to third-party websites

Binder websites may contain links to websites that are not operated by Binder. Please regard links provided by us to external websites as simply a courtesy. These links do not mean that we agree with the third-party websites or their content or are affiliated with their operators. We do not check the content of these websites and are not responsible for their content, security or data protection practices. Therefore, you should basically familiarise yourself with the data protection granted to you before visiting the external websites or providing your personal data.


Questions on this Policy or individual provisions therein

If you have questions on this Policy or our use of your personal data, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following address: Binder GmbH & Co. KG, Bahnhofstr. 19, 71088 Holzgerlingen.


Last amended: 14/05/14


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