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Privacy Policy

General information on data protection

The following notes provide a simple overview of what happens to your user and personal data when you visit our website.

Personal data are only collected on this website to the necessary extent, as a rule to improve our services; in this context we remain within the framework of legal processing in accordance with Art. 6 DS-GV4O. Should your personal data be collected for other purposes, this is explained in the following.

You will find detailed information on the subject of data protection in our data protection declaration below.

1. Name and contact details of the controller

The following data protection information applies to data processing by: LESER GmbH & Co. KG
Responsible: Thomas Raeder
LESER GmbH & Co. KG, Wendenstraße 133-135, 20537 Hamburg, Germany
Phone: +49 40 25165-100
Fax: +49 40 25165-500
E-mail: datenschutz@leser.com

Our company data protection officer, Mr. Raeder, can be contacted at the above address or via raeder.t@leser.com.

2. Our collection and storage of personal data as well as the type and purpose of their use

Personal data are individual details about personal or factual circumstances of a specific or identifiable natural person.

Personal data provided to us via our website will only be stored until the purpose for which they were entrusted to us has been fulfilled. Insofar as legal, in particular mandatory commercial and tax retention periods must be observed, the storage period for certain data can be up to 10 years. Otherwise the data is automatically deleted from the server.

In the following we will inform you on if and when data and personal data are collected from you:

a) When you visit our website

When you visit our website, the browser on your device automatically sends information to the website server. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file.
The following information is recorded without your intervention and stored until it is automatically deleted:

  • Date and time of access
  • Name and URL of the retrieved file
  • Website from which access is made (referrer URL)
  • Browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer
  • Name of your access provider and your IP address

The above data will be processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a smooth connection to the website
  • Ensuring comfortable use of our website
  • Evaluation of system security and stability
  • Other administrative purposes

The legal basis for our data processing is Art. 6 Par. 1 S. 1 lit. f DS-GVO. Our legitimate interest follows from the purposes listed above for data collection.
Under no circumstances do we use the data collected for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you personally.

In addition, we use cookies and analysis services when you visit our website. For further explanations, please refer to sections 4 and 5 of our data protection declaration.

b) Contact via e-mail/telephone

When you contact us via e-mail or our telephone and fax numbers provided for this purpose, the data provided by you will be stored by us in order to answer your enquiries.

The data will be processed for the purpose of contacting each other in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DS-GVO on the basis of your voluntary consent.

We delete the data accrued in this connection after storage is no longer necessary, or restrict processing if statutory retention obligations exist.

c) When using our contact form

If you have any questions, we offer you the opportunity to contact us using the form provided on the website. It is necessary to provide a valid e-mail address and your name so that we know who sent the request and can respond to it. It is also necessary to specify the country, as we could assign your inquiries to the respective country branches. The indication of further personal data, such as your telephone number or your address, is optional and only voluntary; it serves us only to reach you by telephone or post on the basis of the processing of your contact enquiry.

The data will be processed for the purpose of contacting us in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DS-GVO on the basis of your voluntary consent.

The personal data collected by us via use of the contact form will be automatically deleted after your request has been processed, unless you have given us your express consent for further processing.

d) When using our web services

We offer our business partners the opportunity to use web services via our website. You can use these to request and order products. Within the scope of this order, you must provide your customer number so that we can compare it with the data we hold on you.

We process the data you provide to process your order. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DS-GVO.

We are obliged by commercial and tax law to store your address, payment, and order data for a period of ten years. However, after two years we will limit the processing, i.e. your data will only be used to comply with legal obligations.

We use cookies on our site. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our site. Cookies do no damage to your end device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malware.

Information is stored in the cookie in each case that connection is made with the specifically used terminal device. However, this does not mean that we immediately become aware of your identity. The use of cookies serves on one hand to make the use of our offerings more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages of our website. These are deleted automatically after leaving our site.

In addition, we also use temporary cookies that are stored on your end device for a specified period of time to optimize user-friendliness. If you visit our site again to use our services, it will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to enter them again.

On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offerings (see Section 5). These cookies enable us to automatically recognize that you have already been with us whenever you return to our site. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period of time.

The data processed by cookies is required for the aforementioned purposes in order to protect our legitimate interests and those of third parties pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f DS-GVO.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies.

You can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a message always appears before a new cookie is created. However, the complete deactivation of cookies may lead to the fact that you cannot use all functions of our website.

3. Analytic tools

The tracking measures listed below and used by us are carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f DS-GVO. With the tracking measures used, we want to ensure that our website is designed to meet requirements and is continually optimized.

On the other hand, we use the tracking measures to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offerings. These interests are to be regarded as legitimate within the meaning of the aforementioned provision.

The respective data processing purposes and data categories can be found in the corresponding tracking tools.


The provider of this website uses the services of etracker GmbH, Hamburg, Germany (www.etracker.com) to analyse usage data. Here, cookies are used which enable the statistical analysis of the use of this website by its visitors as well as the display of usage-relevant content or advertising. Cookies are small text files that are stored by the Internet browser on the user's device. etracker cookies do not contain any information that could identify a user.

The data generated with etracker is processed and stored by etracker solely in Germany by commission of the provider of this website and is thus subject to strict German and European data protection laws and standards.In this regard, etracker was checked, certified and awarded with the ePrivacyseal data protection seal of approval.

The data is processed on the legal basis of Art. 6 Section 1 lit f (legitimate interest) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).Our legitimate interest is the optimization of our online offer and our website. As the privacy of our visitors is very important to us, etracker anonymizes the IP address as early as possible and converts login or device IDs into a unique key with which, however,no connection to any specific person can be made with. etracker does not use it for any other purpose, combine it with other data or pass it on to third parties.

You can object to the outlined data processing at any time provided it is related to your person. Your objection has no detrimental consequences for you.

Further information on data protection with etracker can be found here.


Our website uses Google Search Console. The search analysis generated through this shows how often our website appears in Google search results. We can use this to filter and group the data, e.g. in categories such as search request, date or device. The results are used by us in this way only to optimise the search performance of our website. You recognise and agree that Google's data protection provisions (at privacy.google.com) are applicable and that through usage you allow Google to use your personal data according to the data protection provisions.

4. Application for employment

On our website, we also draw your attention to our current job offers and our opportunities to apply to us for training and/or study purposes and offer you the opportunity to contact us by post, by e-mail or via an application form provided for this purpose. 

If you send us your application documents in this way, we will inevitably process your personal data. This includes in particular your personal data with contact information as well as a description of your education, work experience and skills. In addition, you have the option of providing us with electronically stored documents such as certificates or cover letters.

We do not require any information from you that is not usable under the General Equal Treatment Act (race, ethnic origin, gender, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual identity). We also do not ask you to provide information on illness, pregnancy, ethnic origin, political opinions, philosophical or religious beliefs, membership of a trade union, physical or mental health or sex life. The same applies to content that is likely to infringe on the rights of third parties (e.g. copyrights, press law or general rights of third parties).

Your personal data transmitted to us in this way will only be collected, stored, processed, and used for purposes in connection with your interest in current or future employment with one of our job advertisements and the processing of your application. A passing-on to other third parties does not take place.

Your contact details are generally used to contact you concerning your application. If your application is successful, the data provided may be used by us for administrative purposes in the context of employment.
Your application will only be processed and noted by the relevant contact persons at our company. All employees entrusted with data processing are obliged to maintain the confidentiality of your data. Under no circumstances will your details be disclosed to any third parties other than those you specify. The processing of the data takes place exclusively in Germany, unless otherwise necessary and previously communicated and permitted by you. The processing of your data in the context of your application is based on the provisions of Art. 6 I a, b and f DS-GVO. If your application is not successful, we will delete your data, as far as we are not legally obliged to keep employment law documents.

5. Rights of the persons concerned

You have the right:

  • to request information about your personal data processed by us in accordance with Art. 15 DS-GVO. In particular, you may request information about the purposes of processing, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data have been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, deletion, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a right of appeal, the origin of your data, if these have not been collected by us, and the existence of automated decision-making including profiling and, if applicable, meaningful information on their details;
  • in accordance with Art. 16 DS-GVO, to demand without delay the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us;
  • to request the deletion of your personal data stored with us in accordance with Art. 17 DS-GVO, unless the processing is necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims;
  • in accordance with Art. 18 DS-GVO, to restrict the processing of your personal data if you dispute the accuracy of the data, if the processing is unlawful but you refuse to delete the data and we no longer need the data, but if you need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or if you have filed an objection to the processing in accordance with Art. 21 DS-GVO;
  • in accordance with Art. 20 DS-GVO, to receive your personal data that you have provided to us in a structured, current and machine-readable format or to request its transfer to another person responsible;
  • in accordance with Art. 7 para. 3 DS-GVO, to revoke your consent to us at any time. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue processing data based on this consent in the future and
  • to complain to a supervisory authority pursuant to Art. 77 DS-GVO. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority at your usual place of residence or workplace or at our company headquarters.

6. Right of objection

If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 letter f DS-GVO, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data pursuant to Art. 21 DS-GVO, provided that there are reasons for this which arise from your particular situation or the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which we will implement without specifying a particular situation.

If you would like to make use of your right of revocation or objection, simply send an e-mail to rueter.g@leser.com

7. Data security

We use the most common SSL (Secure Socket Layer) method in connection with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser. Usually this is a 256 bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. Whether a single page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form is indicated by the closed display of the key or lock symbol in the lower status bar of your browser.

We also use suitable technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or unauthorized access by third parties.

We have implemented security standards to protect your personal information provided to us through industry standards and technologies. We regularly check our system for potential vulnerabilities and attacks using a system-level access-protected data center to protect the data you store on our servers.

However, since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot guarantee or accept liability for the security of the data you transmit to us via the Internet.

There is no guarantee that information will not be accessed or that information will not be disclosed, altered or destroyed as a result of the breach of our physical, technical and organizational security precautions.

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