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Data privacy statement.

The following privacy statement explains you which personal data we process in which way.


Responsible and data protection officer

So that you know who you can approach to when it’s your data, we first tell you who is legally responsible for the processing.

Legally responsible:

DAKO Aktiengesellschaft
Am Klingenbach 2
97353 Wiesentheid
Tel.: 09383/97380
E-Mail: info(at)

Contact details of our data protection officer:

If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data and possible related rights, you may contact our data protection officer directly via e-mail:



Purposes and legal bases

Log data
For technical reasons, every time you visit a website, your Internet browser automatically transmits information to our web server (so-called log data). Some of this information is stored in log files, e. g.

·         date of access

·         time of access

·         URL of the referring website

·         retrieved file

·         transferred amount of data

·         browser type and version

·         operating system

·         IP address

Basically, we only evaluate log data in order to remedy malfunctions in the operation of our website or to clarify security incidents.

For troubleshooting or to secure evidence in case of security incidents, it may be necessary for us to collect additional personal data with the log data. In these cases we base the processing of the log data on a legal permission.

These processing operations are based on Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR, our interest is the technical provision, security and optimization of the website.

E-mail contact
The provided e-mail address allows you to contact us. In this case, the user's data transmitted with the e-mail will be saved.

Candidate management

You can submit an application to one of the advertised positions via the specified e-mail address. The data entered there is required to initiate an employment relationship, as well as to facilitate communication and to process your request.

These processing operations are based on Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR in conjunction with section 26 (1) BDSG.

Suppliers and customers
We use contact and communication data and other relevant personal data from our suppliers and customers, insofar as these or their employees are natural persons. We process this data for the purpose of carrying out the business relationship, communication and contact maintenance.

The processing operations are based on Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR, our legitimate interest is the execution of business cooperation and the maintenance of contacts.

We use cookies. Cookies are small text files that we store on your device when you visit our website. Each time you visit our website, these cookies are returned to us. This allows us to recognize you, for example, or to help you navigate using the information in the cookies.

Cookies can not be used to start programs or to transfer viruses to a computer. The release of cookies is only possible by the server from which they originate.
Without your explicit consent, we do not share the information in the cookies with third parties. You can also view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. To prevent the use of cookies by your internet browser, you can disable the use of cookies through the settings of your internet browser. The help functions of your Internet browser tell you how to deactivate and / or delete cookies in your browser. Please note that disabling / deleting cookies may cause certain features on our site to stop functioning as expected. Cookies that may be required for certain features of our website are shown below. In addition, the deactivation / deletion of cookies only affects the Internet browser used here. For other Internet browsers, therefore, the deactivation / deletion of cookies must be repeated accordingly.

·         Cookies that we use for certain functions without personal reference:

·         Cookies that store specific user preferences, such as search or language settings

·         Cookies that store data to ensure trouble-free playback of video or audio content.

Cookies that we use for specific functions with personal reference:

·         Cookies that are for identification or authentication our users.

We store the data until the end of the term of a particular cookie or until the cookies are deleted by you.

These processing operations are based on Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. Our interest is the ongoing website optimization and usability improvement.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service provided by Google Inc. („Google‟). Google Analytics uses "cookies" which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will usually be transmitted to and stored by Google on a server in the USA. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, however, Google will truncate your IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the Agreement of the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage to the website operator. Google will not associate the IP address with any other data held by Google.

You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case it is possible that you will not be able to use all the functions of this website. Additionally, you can prevent Google from recording or processing the data created by the cookie that relates to your use of the website (incl. your IP address). This is done by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:

The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Section 15 (3) TMG or Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR, the interest is the optimization of the website. Sessions and campaigns stop after a certain amount of time. By default, sessions will end after 30 minutes of no activity and campaigns after six months. Campaign timeout can be a maximum of two years. For more information about terms of use and privacy, please visit or

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. You may also prevent the collection of the cookie-generated and website-related information (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the Browser-Add-on. Opt-out cookies prevent future collection of your data when you visit this website. To prevent Universal Analytics tracking across devices, you must execute the opt-out on all systems you use. If you click here, the opt-out cookie will be set: Disable Google Analytics.

Share content on social networks (Facebook)
Content on our website can be shared via built-in social media buttons on social networks. All social media buttons that allow sharing content are not directly linked to social network social plug-ins, but through simple hyperlinks. This will ensure that your data is not automatically transferred to social network servers when you visit our website. In addition, when sharing content on our website, we only share the social network information, that is necessary to share the content. We do not submit any personal data.

In addition, you will find simple links to our websites on the respective social networks. If you follow the link from our website to a social network or sign up to share your website's content with your social network, your data will be processed by the respective social network provider. The purpose and scope of the data collection, the further processing and use of data by the provider of the social network and related rights and settings options to protect your privacy, please refer to the privacy information of the respective provider.


Transfer to recipients outside the EEA

We do not transfer personal data to recipients who are located outside the EEA in so-called third countries.

Obligation to provide

To the extent personal information is required to establish and conduct the business relationship and the associated contractual or legal obligations, such information must be provided by you so that we can meet our performance obligations or legal obligations. Without the provision of the data, we may not be able to perform the service anymore, not properly or not entirely.

Storage period

If we store your personal data, it will only be for a limited period of time and no longer than necessary. In principle, we will delete your data if it is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was collected or if there are other legal reasons that require deletion.

Insofar as we are subject to statutory retention requirements, which require a longer storage period, we store the data for this period, in particular for the fulfillment of commercial and tax retention periods, which are between 2 and 10 years.

Other legal grounds for storage may include the provision of evidence for the duration of the applicable statute of limitations. These periods are usually between 2 and 30 years.

Your rights to your personal data

You have the following legal rights regarding your personal data. As the legal details are quite complicated, below we provide you with the most important information about the rights. Please tell us in which way you would like to receive the information. If you do not specify it, we usually answer to your concern in the same form as the request. You will receive feedback within one month. In the case of manifestly unfounded or excessive requests, we are entitled to demand a reasonable fee or refuse your request.

Access to your data, Art. 15 GDPR
You have the right to request information about whether we process personal information about you or not. When we process your personal data, you will receive information about the specific data and additional information.

Correction of your data, Art. 16 GDPR
You have the right to ask us to correct your data if it is incorrect, inaccurate and / or incomplete; the right to rectification includes the right to be completed by supplementary statements or communications.

Deletion of your data, Art. 17 GDPR
You have the right to ask us for the deletion of your personal data, as long as there is no reason to keep it.

Restriction of the processing of your data by us. Art. 18 GDPR
You have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data in certain cases for a particular scope.

Data portability, Art. 20 GDPR
You may be entitled to demand that your data be provided in a common electronic machine-readable data format.
The right to transfer data includes the right to transfer the data to another person in charge; upon request, we will - as far as technically possible - transfer data directly to a person named or to be named by you. The right to transfer data exists only for data provided by you, and requires processing to be performed on the basis of consent or performance of a contract, using automated procedures.

Objection to our processing of your data, Art. 21 GDPR

In the case of the processing of personal data for the purposes of public interest (Article 6 (1) (e) GDPR) or for the exercise of legitimate interests (Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR), you may refuse to process them personal data in question at any time with effect for the future, if there is no reason for further processing.

(Please note that you have no right to object if the processing is based on your consent. However, since you have a right to revoke consent with effect for the future whenever data are processed with your consent, you will achieve a result comparable to the contradiction by the revocation.)

Revocation of consent

If you have given us consent to the processing of your personal data, you can revoke it at any time and without stating reasons with future effect.


You have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority when processing your personal data, Art. 77 GDPR.