Privacy Policy

Responsible Party

Responsible party according to data protection laws, especially the EU general data protection regulation (GDPR), is:

Erlengasse 3
8240 Thayngen
Tel. +41 52 533 80 34

Representative in the EU

Our data protection representative in the EU as a first contact for regulation authorities and affected persons according to Art. 27 GDPR is:

Alfons Schmeier GmbH & Co. KG
Feldweg 3
95233 Helmbrechts
Tel. +49 (0)9252 35080

Rights of affected persons

Under the mentioned contacts, you can exercise your rights at any time:

  • Request disclosure of your personal data we store and process,
  • Ask for amendment of incorrect personal data,
  • Require the deletion of your data, 
  • Limit the processing, in case we are legally obliged to store your personal data,
  • Right of refuse the processing of your personal data, and
  • Data portability provided you have consented into the data processing or you have entered into a contract with us.

If you have consented to use your data, you can opt-out at any time.

Purpose of data processing by the responsible party and third parties

We process your personal data only for the purpose mentioned in this privacy statement. We do not disclose your personal data to any other third party for other than the mentioned purposes. We do only disclose your personal data to third parties, if:

  • You have given us your explicit consent,
  • It is necessary to process your order,
  • It is necessary to fulfill a legal requirement,
  • the processing is required in order to fulfil rightful interests and there is no reason to believe that you have a predominant legitimate interest for the non-disclosure of your personal data.

Collection of general data when visiting our website

General data is automatically collected by use of Cookies when you visit our website. Such information (server log-files) include the type of your web browser, the used operating system, the domain name of your internet service provider and similar. The type of information involved does not allow any conclusion concerning your person.

Such data is necessary for technical reasons only, in order to transmit the content of websites properly and will be processed for the following objectives:

  • Secure a smooth connection with our website,
  • Enable a trouble-free use of our website,
  • Analyze the system security and stability, and
  • For other administrative purposes.

The processing of your personal data is based on our entitled interest based on the aforementioned purposes. We do not use your data in order to make a conclusion regarding your person. Recipients of such data are only the responsible and processors if any.

We evaluate statistical information like this in order to optimize our web presence and the related technical applications behind it.


Like many other websites, we do use so-called «Cookies». Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. By this, we automatically receive certain information like IP address, used browser, operating system and your connection to the web.

Cookies cannot be used to start programs or to transfer viruses to a computer. With the information received, we can make the navigation easier and make the website work.

We will not share any of this information with any third party or make a link to personal data without your prior consent.

You can choose to turn off all Cookies through your browser settings. Normally browsers are preconfigured to accept Cookies, but you can deactivate this setting at any time in the settings of your browser. Please use the help function of your internet browser to learn how to change the settings. Please be aware of the fact that some of the functions on our website might not work if you have deactivated the use of Cookies.   


In order to protect your data transfer we use state-of-the art encryption technology (e.g. SSL) over HTTPS.

Use of script library (Google Webfonts)

We use script libraries and font size libraries to present our website contents cross-browser-compatible and in visually appealing graphics, like Google Webfonts ( Google Webfonts are transferred into the Cache of your browser to prevent from multiple loading. If your browser does not support Google Webfonts or restricts the transfer, the content of our website is presented in a standard font size only.

The use of script libraries or font size libraries triggers a connection to the provider of library automatically. By this it is theoretically possible – but unclear if and for what reason – that the provider of the library does collect data of you.

You can reach the privacy policy of the library provider Google as follows:

Updates to our privacy policy

We will need to update this policy from time to time as our business changes or in order to stay in compliance with regulatory requirements. If you revisit our website and we have changed our policy, the new policy will be valid and we will take it that you accept the changes.

Contact Us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or the information we hold about you.