Privacy Policy

1. An overview of data protection

General notes

The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any data with which you can be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy below.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is conducted by the website operator whose contact details can be found in the legal notice on this website.

How do we collect your data?

Some of the data collected is provided by you, e.g., when you fill in a contact form. Other data is collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. This is primarily technical data (e.g., internet browser, operating system or the time you accessed the page). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyse how you use the site.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that this data is corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time at the address stated in the legal notice with regard to this and any further queries about data protection issues. You may also file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.

2. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, various personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy policy explains which information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g., when communicating via e-mail) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.

Note on the party responsible

The party responsible for processing data on this website is:

Hammerbacher GmbH
Ursula Hammerbacher, Bernhard Hammerbacher
Daimlerstraße 4+6
92318 Neumarkt
Tel.: 09181 / 2592-0
Fax: 09181 / 2592-28
E-mail: info(at)

The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others makes decisions concerning the purpose and means of processing personal data (names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

Revocation of your consent to process data

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal e-mail making this request is sufficient. The legality of data processed before revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities

If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found using the following link:

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or automatically in fulfilment of a contract delivered to you or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. Should you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as the orders and enquiries, you send to us as the site operator. You can recognise an encrypted connection when the address line on your browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and the lock icon appears in the browser line.

When the SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, blocking, deletion

Within the scope of the valid legal regulations, you have the right to receive information on your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose for which it has been processed at any time and free of charge. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time at the address stated in the legal notice in this respect and if you have any further questions on the topic of personal data.

Objection to promotional e-mails

We hereby expressly prohibit the use of the obligatory contact data published in the legal note on our website for the purpose of sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as spam e-mail, is received.

3. Data protection officer

Statutory data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

Dr Peter Gleißl
Daimlerstraße 4+6
92318 Neumarkt
Tel.: +49(0) 9181-2592-44
Fax: +49(0) 9181-2592-29

4. Data collection on our website


Some of our web pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies." They are automatically deleted when you end your session. Other cookies remain in the memory of your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies make it possible for us to recognise your browser when you next visit the site.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, and to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the specialist retailers) are stored pursuant to Art. 6, Par. 1, Lit. f of GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure the technically faultless and optimised provision of his services.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores the information that your browser automatically transmits to us in so-called "server log files". These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

This data is not combined with data from other sources.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6, Par. 1 lit. b GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfil a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.