You can use our website without providing any personal data; however other rules may apply for the use of individual services on our website and these are explained separately below. We will only process your personal data (e.g. name, address, e-mail, telephone number etc.) in line with the regulations of the German Data Protection Act. Data is personal data, is it can be uniquely assigned to a certain natural person. The legal bases for data protection are stated in the German Federal data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). The following regulations inform you about the type, scope and purpose of the collection, use and processing of personal data by the supplier
Geo. Gleistein & Sohn GmbH
Telephone: +49 (0)421 69049-0
We would like to point out that the internet-based data transfer has security gaps, which means that absolute security protection against access by third parties is therefore impossible.
We use small so-called cookies on our website to recognise multiple use of our website by the same user / Internet connection owner. Cookies are small text files that are filed and saved on your computer by your Internet browser. They serve to optimise our website and our offers. These are usually so-called session cookies that are deleted again after the end of your visit. In some cases, however, these cookies issue information so that you can be recognised automatically. Recognition is achieved using the IP address saved in the cookies. The information is used to optimise our offers and allow you easier access to our website. You can prevent the installation of the cookies by means of the settings in your browser; please note that, in this case, you might not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website.
For technical reasons, the following data that is sent to us and or to our webspace provider by your Internet browser is recorded (so-called server logfiles):
This anonymous data is stored separately from any personal data you may have submitted and therefore it cannot be traced back to any particular person. It will be evaluated for statistical purposes in order to optimise our website and our offers.
You have the option of subscribing to our newsletter on our website. This newsletter informs you about our offers art regular intervals. You need a valid e-mail address to receive our newsletter. We will check the e-mail address you provide to ensure that you are actually the owner of the entered e-mail address and that the owner is authorised to receive the newsletter. We save your IP address and the date and time when you registered for our newsletter. This serves as protection on our side in case third parties misuse your e-mail address and subscribe to our newsletter without your knowledge. We do not collect any further data. The data collected in this way is only used to subscribe to this newsletter. Data is not forwarded to third parties. Neither is the collected data compared to data that may have been collected by other components on our website. You can cancel this newsletter subscription at any time. All details about this are provided in the confirmation mail and in each newsletter.
Use of Google-Analytics with anonymization function
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, hereinafter called ‘Google’.
Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will first truncate the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
We use Google-Analytics with IP anonymization on our website. Google will first truncate the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area and then anonymise it.
Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for us and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
Google will also transfer this information to third parties, if this is prescribed by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google.
Google also offers a deactivation option for the most common browser that gives you more control over which data Google records and processes. If you activate this option, no information about the visit to the website will be transferred to Google Analytics. However, the activation does not prevent information being sent to us or any other web analysis service we use. For more information about the deactivation option provided by Google and activation of this option, please go to the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Use of Facebook components
Our website employs components provided by facebook.com. Facebook is a service of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Each time our website receives an access request equipped with a Facebook component, the compo-nent prompts your browser to download an image of this Facebook component. Through this process, Facebook is informed precisely which page of our website is being visited. When you access our site while logged into Facebook, Facebook uses information gathered by this component to identify the precise page you are viewing and associates this information to your per-sonal account on Facebook. Whenever you click on the “Like“ button, for example, or enter a com-ment, this information is transmitted to your personal account on Facebook and stored there. In addi-tion, Facebook is informed of your visit to our website. This occurs regardless of whether you click on a component or not. If you wish to prevent the transfer to and storage of data by Facebook about you and your interaction with our website, you must first log out of Facebook before visiting our website. The data protection policies of Facebook provide additional information, in particular about the collec-tion and use of data by Facebook, your rights in this regard as well as the options available to you for protecting your privacy: https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy/ You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins at https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
Use of YouTube components with extended data protection mode
We employ components (Videos) of the company YouTube, LLC 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, USA, a company belong to Google Inc., Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, on our website. For this purpose, we use the option provided by YouTube " – extended data protection mode - ". If you call up a page that has an embedded video, a connection is created to the YouTube servers and the content is shown in a message sent to your browser on the website. According to information provided by YouTube, only data is transferred to the YouTube-Server in the ‘extended data protection mode’, in particular those of our Internet pages you visited when you watch the video. If you are logged into YouTube at the same time, this information will be assigned to your YouTube member account. You can prevent this by logging out of your member account before you visit our website. Goggle provides more information about YouTube data protection under the following link: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/
Use of Google-Adwords
This website also uses the Google AdWord advertising tool for online advertising program of our website. As part of Google AdWords, we use the analysis service conversion tracking from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). When you click on an ad served by Google, a cookie is set on your computer. Cookies are small text files that your Internet browser stores on your computer. These so-called conversion cookies expire after 30 days and are not used for personal identification of the user. Should you visit certain pages of the website and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google can tell that you clicked on one of the ads placed in Google and proceeded to our website. The information collected using the conversion cookies is used by Google to generate visitor statistics for our website. These statistics let us know the total number of users that clicked our ad and also which pages of our website were then called up by the respective user. We and/or other advertisers do not obtain any information via ‘Google-Adwords’ that can be used to personally identify users. You can prevent the installation of conversion cookies via a setting in your browser that generally deactivates the automatic setting of cookies or only blocks the cookies from the googleadservices.com domain. The relevant data protection declaration by Google is available at the link: https://services.google.com/sitestats/de.html
Use of Google AdSense
We employ Google AdSense on our website. Google AdSense is a service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA for embedding advertisements. Google-AdSense uses so-called ‘Cookies’ which are text files that are saved on your computer and allow analysis of the use of our website. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons. These web beacons allow Google to analyse information, for instance the visitor flow on our website. In addition to your IP address and recording the displayed advertising formats, this information is sent to Google in the USA where it is saved; google may forward this information to contractual partners. However Google does not connect your IP address to any other of your saved data. You can prevent the installation of the cookies by means of the settings in your browser; please note that in this case you might not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website. By using our website, you consent to Google processing the data that has been collected about you in the previously mentioned manner and for the previously mentioned purpose.
Publication of vacancies / Online job applications
We collect and process your application data electronically for the application handling process. If you are offered an employment contract on the basis of your application, the data you sent to us may be saved in your personnel file for normal organisation and administration processes in compliance with the relevant statutory regulations. If your application is rejected, the data you have sent to us will be deleted automatically two months after the rejection is sent. This does not apply if statutory requirements (e.g. burden of proof under the General Equality of Treatment Act) stipulate longer storage periods or if you give your express consent to longer storage in our interested parties database.
For what reasons do we process your data?
Do I have to provide my personal data?
In the context of our business relationship you must provide those personal data which are necessary for the establishment and implementation of a business relationship and the fulfilment of the associated contractual obligations or which we are legally obliged to collect. Without these data we will generally not be able to conclude the contract or execute the order or we may no longer be able to execute an existing contract and may have to terminate it.
On the basis of the Federal Data Protection Act, you may contact us at no cost if you have questions relating to the collection, processing or use of your personal information, if you wish to request the cor-rection, blocking or deletion of the same, or if you wish to cancel explicitly granted consent. Please note that you have the right to have incorrect data corrected or to have personal data deleted, where such claim is not barred by any legal obligation to retain this data.