Data protection information

§ 1 Information about the collection of personal data

  1. In the following we inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website. Personal data are all data that can be related to you personally, for example: Name, address, email addresses, user behavior.

  2. Responsible according to Art. 4 para. 7 EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is
    CCS digital-fabric GmbH
    Ungelsheimer Weg 1–3
    40472 Düsseldorf
    (see also the imprint of our website)

  3. If you have any inquiries regarding your personal data, please contact our data protection officer
    Frank Herweg
    Kaiserswertherstr. 72
    40878 Ratingen

  4. When you contact us by e-mail or via a contact form, the data you provide (your e-mail address, possibly your name and your telephone number) will be saved by us to answer your questions. We delete the data arising in this context after the storage is no longer necessary, or restrict the processing if there are statutory retention requirements.

  5. If we use contracted service providers for individual functions of our offer or would like to use your data for advertising purposes, we will inform you in detail below about the respective processes. We also state the specified criteria for the storage period.

§ 2 your rights

  1. You have the following rights towards us with regard to your personal data:

    • Right to information,

    • Right to correction or deletion,

    • Right to restriction of processing,

    • Right to object to processing,

    • Right to data portability.

  2. You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us.

§ 3 Collection of personal data when visiting our website

  1. When using the website for information purposes only, if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. If you would like to view our website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to guarantee stability and security (legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 P. 1 lit. f GDPR ):

    • IP address,

    • Date and time of the request,

    • Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT),

    • Content of the request (specific page),

    • Access status/HTTP status code,

    • amount of data transferred in each case,

    • Website from which the request comes,

    • Browser,

    • Operating system and its interface,

    • Language and version of the browser software.

  2. In addition to the aforementioned data, cookies are stored on your computer when you use our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive and assigned to the browser you are using and through which certain information flows to the location that sets the cookie (here by us). The data you use when you use our website becomes cookies saved on your computer. Cookies cannot run programs or transmit viruses to your computer. They serve to make the Internet offer more user-friendly and effective overall.

  3. Use of cookies:

    1. This website uses transient cookies. Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. This includes session cookies in particular. These store a so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This enables your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.

    2. You can configure your browser settings according to your wishes and for example refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. We would like to point out that you may not be able to use all functions of this website.

§ 4 objection or revocation against the processing of your data

  1. If you have given your consent to the processing of your data, you can revoke it at any time. Such a revocation affects the admissibility of processing your personal data after you have given it to us.

  2. If we base the processing of your personal data on the balancing of interests, you can object to the processing. This is the case if the processing is not particularly necessary to fulfill a contract with you, which is described by us in the following description of the functions. When exercising such an objection, we ask you to explain the reasons why we should not process your personal data as we have done. In the event of your justified objection, we will examine the situation and will either discontinue or adjust the data processing or show you our compelling reasons worthy of protection on the basis of which we will continue the processing.

§ 5 Use of Google Analytics

  1. 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 enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred 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 the website operator with other services related to website activity and internet usage.

  2. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

  3. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by using the browser plug-in available under the following link. Download and install in:

  4. Diese Website verwendet Google Analytics mit der Erweiterung “_anonymizelp()”. As a result, IP addresses are processed in abbreviated form, so that they cannot be linked to a person. As far as the data collected about you is personal, it is immediately excluded and the personal data is deleted immediately.

  5. We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our website. We can use the statistics obtained to improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data are transferred to the USA, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6 para. 1 P. 1 lit. f DS-GVO.2

  6. Third party information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001. Terms of use:, Data protection overview:, as well as the data protection declaration:

§ 6 Changes to the data protection information

This data protection information is continuously updated – for example, in the event of changes to the legal requirements. We therefore advise you to keep yourself regularly informed of the changes on our website. If there is a change for which we have received your consent, we will inform you immediately. Status as of: November 2018