Data Protection.

Data Protection

1. Introduction

If you decide to use our Website, the following applies:
In order to provide the services specified in its terms and conditions for payment and delivery, and in particular to facilitate correspondence with customers and the smooth performance and fulfilment of the contract (registration, order processing, product supply, transaction handling, examination of claims filed after fulfilment of the contract, etc.), Pfahnl will collect, process and use such personal data as is disclosed by the customer in the context of the business relationship. The protection of customers’ personal data and right to privacy is very important to Pfahnl. Pfahnl therefore adheres to the highest standards of security in order to ensure personal data is protected and only ever uses data in accordance with statutory regulations. All data is treated in the strictest confidence.

Pfahnl uses personal information for the following purposes:

  • Creating and maintaining customer records for order handling
  • Correspondence relating to orders or contract performance. In this context customer address data may also be passed on to selected agents and sub-contractors

2. Automated data acquisition

For technical reasons, the following data transmitted to our company via your Internet browser are recorded:

  • Browser type and –version
  • Model of mobile phone and generic device identification
  • Operating system used
  • Web site from which our site was accessed
  • The visited Web site
  • Date and time of access
  • IP address of the requesting processor

4. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, your IP address will be truncated/anonymized within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transferred to Google. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Google Analytics is enabled Disable . Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at and We also use Google Analytics to analyze data from AdWords and the Double-Click-Cookie for statistical purposes. If this is undesired, you can turn off this function in the Ads Settings ( We would like to advise you, however, that deactivating or opting out of these tools may prevent you in some instances from fully using all of the functions of this Website. Since we place great importance on the security of all personally identifiable information associated with our users, we uses Google Analytics with the extension, „gat._anonymizeIp();“, so that your IP address is further processed in anonymized form only.

Your trust is particularly important to us. If you have any further questions about data protection in connection with Pfahnl, please contact