Privacy Policy

Mecalit GmbH would like to promote the trust of users in the Web and for this reason discloses the handling of personal data. Below you will learn what information is collected and how it is handled.


Mecalit GmbH
Landstraße 14
Postfach 60
D-77839 Lichtenau
Authorized Managing Directors:
Michael Meier, Matthias Meier
Tel.: +49 (0)7227 / 509-0
Fax: +49 (0)7227 / 509-164

The data protection officer is at the above-mentioned mailing address, z.Hd. by the data protection officer, or by email to
Data collection and processing

As a rule, you can access all Mecalit GmbH websites without actively providing information about yourself. If your name, address or other personal data is needed in individual cases, you will be informed in advance. Your personal data will be collected automatically to make your visit to our website as pleasant as possible, to improve it and to ensure the availability of the website. As personal usage data we understand
  • Visited website
  • Time at the time of access
  • Amount of data sent
  • Source / reference from which you came to our site
  • Used browser
  • Operating system used
  • Used IP address
There is no disclosure of this information to other recipients, except for law enforcement inquiries on an existing legal basis. The logged web page calls (server log files) are usually deleted after 7 days.
Contact Form
When contacting us through our website, we use the contact form to collect various personal data from you. Obligatory fields in order to enable a sensible processing with your minimum necessary data for us are: name, e-mail address, address, telephone number and the actual message. All other information, such as salutation and company are voluntary and go beyond what is necessary. With this data provided by you, an encrypted e-mail is generated directly - without intermediate storage - and you send it to us by submitting it to us. By means of "state of the art" encryption, we comply with the requirements for appropriate technical and organizational precautions in accordance with § 13 (7) TMG and Art. 32 (1) DSGVO.
We use this information exclusively for processing your request. For this, the process described above is required for us. As far as it is necessary for the completion, we bind further places to process yours, taking into account the applicable legal regulations (for example as part of a order processing). If your information has been sent to us for purposes or in the context of a business relationship, we will store your contact details in our internal systems. Your actual concern can also be kept in internal systems (e.g., ticket system, e-mail system) to facilitate the process of internal processing.
Since we assume a permanent business cooperation, we delete or anonymize this data only on request (see your right to deletion later), as long as no legal retention periods or deletion periods conflict with this.
By submitting your personal data to us, you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Insofar as your information is required to fulfill a business relationship ("contract"), this is the legal basis of the processing.
Information obligations according to Art. 13 GDPR
With the General Data Protection Regulation, we are required to provide relevant information for each collection of personal data that is made directly to the data subject. As part of our website, we collect personal information from you and would therefore like to inform you accordingly. This survey is, for example, if we

  • Your IP address for the technical provision of the website
  • use a tracking tool that uses the IP address
  • Your input in a contact module to communicate with us.
Basic procedure:

Insofar as you have provided us with personal data, we only use these to answer your inquiries and for technical administration. The exception is the anonymized IP address for statistical evaluation.
Your personal data will only be disclosed to third parties or otherwise transmitted, if this is necessary for the purpose of contract execution - in particular transfer of order data to suppliers - this is required for billing purposes, we are required by law, as part of a contract processing by sub-contractor or You have previously agreed. You have the right to revoke your consent with effect for the future at any time.
The deletion of the stored personal data takes place if you revoke your consent to the storage, if their knowledge is no longer necessary for the fulfillment of the purpose for which they were stored, ie the process is completed and there are no statutory deletion periods, or if their storage from other legal grounds is inadmissible. If the data can not be deleted for technical reasons, we will anonymise it, so that a personal reference can not be produced in the future.
All surveys or processing of this website are the responsibility of our company.
Additional detailed information can be found at the following points.
Your rights - rights of the data subject under DSGVO
Art. 12 - 23 GDPR regulate the rights of the data subject, i. Your rights regarding the handling of your personal data. These are essentially opposite us:
  • Right to information at the latest at the time of the survey pursuant to Art. 13 GDPR, which we comply with through this privacy policy.
  • Right to information according to Art. 15 GDPR
  • Right to cancellation according to Art. 17 GDPR
  • Right to restriction of processing according to Art. 18 GDPR
  • Right of objection according to Art. 21 DSGVO
  • Where applicable: Right to data portability according to Art. 20 GDPR
We will assist you in enforcing your rights in accordance with the GDPR and other legislation.
For inquiries regarding the exercise of your rights, please contact the place indicated in the imprint. Please understand that we can only provide personal information in the interests of the rights of other persons, if you identify yourself appropriately.
We will assist you in enforcing your rights in accordance with the GDPR and other legislation.
For inquiries regarding the exercise of your rights, please contact the place indicated in the imprint. Please understand that we can only provide personal information in the interests of the rights of other persons, if you identify yourself appropriately.
Use of cookies

In cookies, text information is collected during an online session and stored in a special file in ASCII format (cookie.txt) on the user's hard drive. Where the cookie is stored at the user controls the user's WWW browser. Cookies are information that will be returned to the server on the next online visit. They can only be read by the server that previously stored them.
SIEGER GmbH uses cookies only if they are urgently needed for user functions or facilitate the navigation of the websites. The information is not provided to any third party, as cookies are only for the o. G. Purposes are used.
Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. However, this function can always be deactivated in the browser. You can set your browser to notify you when cookies are sent.
If you do not want to save range-measuring cookies on your device, you may object to the use of these files here:
  • Cookie opt-out page of the Network Advertising Initiative:!/
  • Cookie deactivation page of the US website:!/
  • Cookie deactivation page of the European website:!/
Popular browsers offer the preference option of not allowing cookies.
Links to other websites

Our offer contains links to external websites of third parties on whose contents we have no influence. Therefore, we can not assume any liability for these external contents. The respective provider or operator of the pages is always responsible for the contents of the linked pages. The linked pages were checked for possible legal violations at the time of linking. Illegal content was not recognizable at the time of linking. However, a permanent content control of the linked pages is not reasonable without concrete evidence of an infringement. When we become aware of violations, we will remove such links immediately. Please note the privacy policies of third parties on whose page the link is made.
Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", 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. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; However, please be aware that in this case you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install.
Campaign Manager (formerly DoubleClick by Google)

Our website uses Google's online marketing tool Campaign Manager. Campaign Manager uses cookies to serve ads that are relevant to users, to improve campaign performance reports, or to prevent a user from seeing the same ads multiple times. Google uses a cookie ID to determine which ads are running in which browser and can prevent them from being displayed multiple times. In addition, Campaign Manager can use cookie IDs to track so-called conversions related to ad requests. For example, if a user sees a Campaign Manager ad and later uses the same browser to go to the advertiser's website and buy something there. According to Google, Campaign Manager cookies do not contain personally identifiable information.

Due to the marketing tools used, your browser automatically establishes a direct connection to the Google server. We have no control over the extent and further use of the data collected through the use of this tool by Google and therefore inform you according to our knowledge: By integrating Campaign Manager, Google receives the information that you have the corresponding part of our website or click on an ad from us. If you are registered with a service provided by Google, Google may associate the visit with your account. Even if you are not registered with Google or have not logged in, there is a chance that the provider will find and store your IP address.

You can prevent participation in this tracking process in several ways: a) by adjusting your browser software accordingly, in particular, the suppression of third-party cookies will prevent you from receiving any third-party ads; b) By disabling the cookies for conversion tracking, by setting your browser to block cookies from the domain,, whereby this setting will be deleted if you delete your cookies; c) by deactivating the interest-based advertisements of the providers that are part of the "About Ads" self-regulation campaign via the link, this setting being deleted when you delete your cookies; d) by permanent deactivation in your browsers Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome under the link, e) by means of appropriate cookies setting. We point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the features of this offer in full.
In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting data about your use of the Sites and the processing of these data by Google through the use of cookies at DE Download and install the browser plug-in available under Display Settings, Campaign Manager Disable Extension.

For more information about Campaign Manager, visit and Google Privacy Policy in general: Alternatively, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) web site at Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, Framework.
Google Inc.

Here's more information on data usage by Google Inc .:
  • (data collected by Google partners)
  • (settings about ads you see)
  • (Use of cookies in ads)
Webfont of Fast.Fonts.Net or

Our website uses so-called web fonts, which are provided by Monotype GmbH ( or, for the uniform representation of fonts. When a page is called, the browser loads the required web fonts into the browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly.
For this purpose, the browser used must connect to the servers of As a result, gains knowledge that our website has been accessed via the visitor's IP address. The use of Web Fonts is in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of online offers.
If the visitor's browser does not support web fonts, a default font will be used by the computer.
Further information on these web fonts can be found at and in the privacy policy of and in the privacy policy of Monotype GmbH: www.monotype .com / legal / privacy-policy /
Security and SSL or. TLS encryption

Our website uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or requests that you send to us as a site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by changing the address line of the browser from "http: //" to "https: //" and the lock symbol in your browser line.
If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.
Mecalit GmbH stores your data on specially protected servers in Germany. Access to it is only possible for a few persons authorized by Mecalit GmbH who are responsible for the technical, commercial or editorial support of these servers.