Data protection notice

Changes to this data privacy statement may also be necessary over the course of the further development of our website and the implementation of new technologies. We therefore recommend that you read through this data privacy statement again from time to time.

CAPTRON Electronic GmbH operates a website with general information as well as with an interactive area for registering for receipt of the newsletter. CAPTRON Electronic GmbH attaches high importance to the protection of privacy and heeds statutory data protection regulations.

We would like to explain to you how we handle your personal data in the following.


1. Who is the responsible office?

The responsible office for the purpose of the data protection act is

CAPTRON Electronic GmbH
Johann-G.-Gutenberg-Str. 7
D-82140 Olching

Phone: +49 (0) 8142 - 44 88 – 0
Fax: +49 (0) 8142 - 44 88 - 100

Managers: Mr Reinhard Bellm, Mrs Petra Bellm, Mr Philip Bellm
Munich District Court, German Trade Register Section B 70962


2. When and for what purpose does CAPTRON Electronic GmbH collect personal data?

CAPTRON Electronic GmbH collects, stores or processes data only for exercising its own business purposes.
Our website is principally available for all users without personal data being collected. Thus, your personal data shall be exclusively requested, processed or used within the required scope in accordance with the purpose of the contract.


3. Acquisition of general information

When you access our website, information of a general nature is automatically acquired. This information contains roughly the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your internet service provider and the like. This exclusively concerns information which does not allow any inferences to you. Furthermore, this data is also generated while accessing any other website on the internet. Thus in so doing, this does not concern a specific function of our website. Information of this kind is exclusively collected anonymously and statistically evaluated by us.


4. Handling your personal data

Your personal data is processed by CAPTRON Electronic GmbH. We strive after all necessary, technical and organizational safety measures in order to store your personal data in such a way that it is protected from unauthorized access and misuse.
Our employees are obligated to observe Federal Data Protection Act rules while handling data.


5. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“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 (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. 
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA.

On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. 
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. 
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

tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout


6. Customer registration and CAPTRON newsletter

The data entered by web page visitors while registering for the CAPTRON newsletter shall be exclusively used for the purpose of the use of the newsletter office. Users can be informed about circumstances per e-mail which are relevant for service or registration (for example, changes to the newsletter offer or technical conditions).
Data is collected which is entered into the input screen within the scope of registration. These are: First name, last name, e-mail address and company. The data is exclusively used for newsletter shipment and is not passed on to third parties.
You may revoke your consent to store your personal data and its use for newsletter shipment by CAPTRON at any time. There is a corresponding link for this purpose in each newsletter. Furthermore, revocation may be made via newsletter checkout on the website and via additional contact options specified on the website.
If you are registered with us you may view, change or delete your customer profile information. Of course we will gladly also, furthermore, issue you information about all your personal information which is stored by us or delete it upon your request (see item 10).


7. Registration for partner login

We collect the following personal data during registration for use of personalized services within the framework of partner logins: Company, first name, last name, position, telephone number, e-mail address and country. This occurs for the purpose of establishing contact with possible trade partners.
If you are registered with us you may view, change or delete your customer profile information. Of course we will gladly also, furthermore, issue you information about all your personal information which is stored by us or delete it upon your request (see item 10).


8. Contacting CAPTRON

If a website user contacts CAPTRON Electronic GmbH per e-mail, the statements made by the user shall be stored for the purpose of processing questions and for possible follow-up questions.


9. How long will the data remain stored?

We adhere to the principles of data reduction and data economy. Therefore, we only store your personal data for as long as it is needed for achieving the purposes mentioned herein or for as long as various storage deadlines provided for by legislators allow. After cessation of the respective purpose or expiration of these deadlines the corresponding data shall be locked or deleted on a routine basis and in accordance with statutory provisions.


10. Your rights to information, amendment, blockage, deletion and objection

In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act, you have the right to obtain information about your personal data at any time which is stored by CAPTRON Electronic GmbH. You also have the right to amendment, blockage or deletion of your personal data, except for prescribed data storage for business purposes. If archiving obligations exist with regard to the information to be deleted, then blockage of the corresponding data shall take the place of a deletion.


11. Changes to our data protection regulations

We reserve the right to occasionally adjust this data privacy statement so that it always corresponds to the current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the data privacy statement, for instance, during the introduction of new services. The new data privacy statement shall be in effect for your renewed visit.


12. Questions for the data security engineer

If you have questions about data protection at CAPTRON Electronic GmbH, please write us an e-mail or directly contact our data security engineer:

privacy (at) captron.com