Commercial register: Mannheim HRB 240 477
USt-IdNr. DE 279493178
Terms of sale, delivery, and payment
Conditions of purchase
This imprint also applies to the social media profiles of the E.G.O.-Group (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, XING, YouTube).
Information about data processing
This document about data processing informs you about the data being processed during your visit to this website.
1. Object of data protection
2. Scope and purposes of data processing
If you send us an email, we will of course also receive personal data from you. Read more below.
2.1. Processing of the IP address
Your IP address will be saved by us for the transmission of pages and stored in the log files. We cannot draw any direct conclusions about your identity from the processing of the IP address and other information in the log file.
The legal basis for this data processing is Article 6 (1) f) GDPR. Our legitimate interests are to ensure proper operation as well as troubleshooting and tracking of IT security breaches.
2.2. Inquiries per email
The legal basis for this data processing is regularly Article 6 (1) b) GDPR.
To find out what cookies we use exactly, click in your browser software on settings, possibly other settings, and then content settings and/or cookie management (each browser software has a slightly different menu).
You can prevent the installation of cookies by disallowing the installation of cookies. Select the appropriate setting in the browser software for this purpose (under Settings for most browsers). In this case, you may not be able to fully use all functions of our website.
2.4. Use of data, transmission of data for specific purposes
2.5. Web analytics service Google Analytics
The information is used to evaluate the use of the website, compile reports on website activity, and provide other services related to website activity and Internet usage for the purposes of market research and tailor-made website design.
In addition, you may prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on.
The tracking measures by Google Analytics are based on Article 6 (1) sentence 1 f) GDPR. In this way, we want to ensure needs-based design and the continuous optimization of our website. On the other hand, we use Google Analytics to statistically record the use of our website. We also use the data for the optimized distribution of advertising content. These interests are to be regarded as legitimate within the meaning of the aforementioned provision.
3. Transfer of the data
In addition, software used by us and IT service providers, for example, hosting providers, can access the data.
4. Duration of data processing
Unless otherwise stated, we process your personal data only as long as we need your data, for example, to establish a connection from your server request to us or to process your inquiry.
However, if your email inquiry is a commercial and business letter within the meaning of the HGB, then we are obliged to keep it for six years in accordance with Section 257 of the German Commercial Code (HGB).
Web server log files are deleted after seven days.
5. Duration of data processing Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, XING, YouTube)
In efforts to strengthen our online presence, we use social media platforms so that we can report on products and the company and communicate with customers, suppliers, employees, interested parties, or applicants. To do this, we also process personal data.
In principle, the processing of data is based on social media platform provisions. Data is processed by the platform operators. Further information can be found in the operators’ privacy policies:
We process personal data for the following internal purposes:
In general, data is only processed within the social media platform. Data shall only be used outside the platform if it is absolutely necessary in order to carry out the purpose or process a request you have made. Further information about how this data is processed can be found in the required informational documents at http://www.egoproducts.com/de/dsgvo/infodsegbau/.
Data is erased in accordance with the social media platform provisions or erased upon deleting an advertising campaign or article/post group. Survey participant data or contest participant data shall be erased once the process is completed, unless otherwise agreed upon in a declaration of consent.
We and Facebook Ireland Limited (“Facebook Ireland”) are jointly responsible for processing Insights data. Further information on the responsibilities can be accessed at https://de-de.facebook.com/legal/terms/page_controller_addendum.
In accordance with the GDPR, Facebook Ireland agrees to take primary responsibility for the processing of Insights data and for satisfying all obligations under the GDPR with regard to the processing of Insights data (including Articles 12 and 13 GDPR, Article 15 up to and including Art. 22 GDPR and Articles 32 to 34 GDPR). Facebook Ireland will also provide data subjects with all essential information regarding the amendment of these Page Insights.
6. Rights of data subjects (including right to information, objection, withdrawal, and erasure)
We expressly point out that there may be legal obligations (such as retention obligations under the HGB) to retain data until the expiry of certain time periods, in which case the data can initially only be restricted according to Article 18 GDPR, i.e. the data can only be processed for the purpose of fulfilling the statutory retention obligations but not for any other purposes. After expiry of the retention periods, the data is then erased.
If you withdraw your consent to data processing or object to the use of the data, this does not affect the lawfulness of the data processing until the time of the withdrawal.
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority within the meaning of Article 77 GDPR. The supervisory authority responsible for us is the State Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information Baden-Württemberg.
In addition, you have the right to know which data we store about you (right to information).
To exercise the aforementioned rights, please contact our data protection officer at datenschutz(at)egoproducts.com.