Data privacy protection at the Zott+Co GmbH

We are delighted in your interest in our company and our products and services and during your visit to our website we want you to feel secure in the knowledge that your personal data is being protected, because we take the protection of your personal data very seriously.

We observe, of course, as well as other service providers appointed by us, the statutory provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and other provisions under data protection law.

We want you to know what kind of data we collect, and for what purpose these data are being used.

Our web pages are protected against damage, destruction and unauthorised access by technical measures.

Scope of the data collection and storage

In general, it is not necessary for the use of our website that you provide personal information. So that we can provide our services but in fact, we may need your personal information like name, address, telephone number, e-mail-address. This applies to the sending of information or utensils which are necessary to perform measurements and also in response to individual requests.

If you instruct us to provide a service, we collect and store your personal data only as it is necessary to ensure the provision of the service or the execution of the contract. This may require transmitting your personal data to companies that we deploy for rendering of the service or winding up of the contract. These are, for example, transportation or other services companies.

Furthermore, we only store and process data that are provided voluntarily and data that has been gathered automatically when our website is visited by you (e.g. your IP-address, the names of the web pages you have visited and the operating system and browser type you use, date and time of your visit to our website, the search machines you used, the names of downloaded files and cookies).

The processing of personal data is only carried out in order to fulfil the requested service and to protect our own business interests.

Appropriate data use

We adhere to the principle of the appropriate use of data and we collect, process and store your personal data only for the purposes for which you have communicated them to us. Your personal data is not transmitted to third parties without your express approval, provided that this is not necessary for rendering of the service or performance of the contract. The transfer to authorized national institution and authorities only within the legal disclosure requirements or if we are required by a court decision to disclose.

Our employees and the service providers appointed by us are bound by a duty of confidentiality and are under an obligation to obey the provisions of the data protection provisions.

Automatically collected data

When our website is accessed, the following data are saved automatically for organizational and technical reasons: the names of the web pages you have visited and the operating system and browser type you use, date and time of your visit to our website, the search machines you used, the names of downloaded files and your IP address.

We analyse this technical data anonymously and only for statistical purposes, in order to continue to optimise our Internet presence. These data will be stored separately from any of your personal data that have been specified on secure systems and does not allow any conclusions regarding individual persons.


For data collection and storage of usage data, we also use cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your computer, used for the storage of statistical information such as the operating system, your internet use programme (browser), the IP address, the previously acceded website (Referrer URL) and the time.

These data are collected only for statistical reasons, in order to further optimize our internet presence and make our internet offers even more attractive.The collection and storage is effected in an anonymised or pseudomised manner exclusively and allows no conclusion on you as being the natural person.

Of course you can use our website without using cookies. You can prevent cookies from being saved on your hard drive by selecting the "Do not accept cookies" option in your browser set-up. The rejection of cookies, however, can lead to functional restrictions that may limit the functions availabe to you on our sites.


Provided that you use external links which are offered in the context of our internet pages, this data protection explanation doesn't extend on these links. We do not have any influence, on the commitments other providers make towards data security and internet safety.

Information and cancellation right

You can make inquiries concerning any stored personal data of you, free of charge at any time and without giving reasons. You may at any time have the data which have been collected by us blocked, corrected or deleted. You can also, at any time, retract consent given regarding the processing of your data and future effects thereof, or call upon the right to retraction available to you in the cases stated, by contacting us by e-mail or by post. Please use the address specified in "Contact". You are welcome to contact us for any further questions to our directions for data protection and processing of your personal data.