Privacy policy

This data protection guidelines of SUCO Robert Scheuffele GmbH & Co. KG, Keplerstraße 12-14, D-74321 Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany regulate the handling of your data which is stored in connection with the use of the website "www.suco.de". All web activities of SUCO Robert Scheuffele GmbH are based on the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the national laws on data protection and data security of the Federal Republic of Germany (BDSG-neu).

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly adhere to the rules of the data protection laws. The following declaration gives you an overview of how the user guarantees this protection and what kind of data is collected for what purpose. For more information about the risks of using the Internet and ways to protect yourself, please visit www.datenschutz.de.

  1. Collection and processing of general data

    As a rule, you can visit our website without us collecting any personal data. Our web servers save by default, provided that this is permitted by your browser:

    • the name of your Internet service provider
    • the website from which you are visiting us
    • the pages you visit
    • the date and duration of your visit
    This data can be used for statistical purposes in order to improve our website and our service. They cannot be assigned to any particular person. These data are not combined with other data sources.


  2. Collection and processing of personal data

    Personal data is only stored if you provide it to us voluntarily, e.g. to request information (newsletter registration, contact form, clutch generator) or in the context of complaint management. Personal data is information that can be used explicitly to determine your identity. This includes information such as:
    • your real name
    • your email address
    • name of the company you work for
    • postal address, telephone number etc.
    Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties if this is necessary for the purpose of contract processing or for billing purposes, in compliance with Art. 28 of the GDPR for order data processing, or if you have given your prior consent. We will not sell your personal data to third parties. A passing on to state institutions and authorities entitled to information only takes place within the framework of mandatory legal regulations or if we are obliged to do so by court order.


  3. Intended use

    We will only use the personal data collected from you to provide you with the products or services you have requested, or for other purposes for which you have given your consent, unless otherwise required by law. Our employees are bound to secrecy and compliance with data protection regulations.


  4. Data retention

    We store personal data for as long as it is necessary to perform a service that you have requested or for which you have given your consent, unless otherwise required by law.


  5. Right of information and revocation

    You have the right to obtain information about the personal data stored about you (name, address). If you have any questions or comments regarding the processing of your personal data, you can contact our data protection officer in writing or electronically (datenschutz[at]suco.de) at any time:

    SUCO Robert Scheuffele GmbH & Co. KG
    Abt. Datenschutz
    Keplerstraße 12-14
    D-74321 Bietigheim-Bissingen

    Upon request, we will inform you in writing as soon as possible in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations whether and which personal data about you is stored by us. If outdated or incorrect information is stored, we will correct it at your request. Furthermore, you have the right to block or delete the data, taking into account legal obligations.

    You are entitled to revoke your consent to the use of personal data in whole or in part at any time with effect for the future. You can inform us in writing or electronically (datenschutz[at]suco.de) at any time, so that we can block or delete your data accordingly. Please address your written revocation to the above address.


  6. Information to state institutions and authorities

    A transmission of data to state institutions and authorities only takes place within the framework of mandatory legal regulations or official and court orders.


  7. Data integrity

    We use technical and organizational measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or unauthorized access. Our security measures are continuously updated in line with technical developments.


  8. Information about cookies

    (1) To optimize our web presence, we use cookies. These are small text files stored in your computer's main memory. These cookies are deleted after you close the browser. Other cookies remain on your computer (long-term cookies) and permit its recognition on your next visit. This allows us to improve your access to our site.

    (2) You can prevent storage of cookies by choosing a "disable cookies" option in your browser settings. But this can limit the functionality of our Internet offers as a result.


  9. Google Analytics

    Web analysis with Google Analytics This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files stored on your computer to enable analysis of website usage by you. Information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. In case of activated IP anonymization on this website, however, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area.

    Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf this website's owner, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about website activities, and provide the website's operator with further services related to website and Internet usage. The IP address sent from your browser as part of Google Analytics is not merged with other data by Google. You can prevent storage of cookies by appropriately setting your browser software; in this case, however, please note that you might not be able to fully use all functions offered by this website. In addition, you can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google, by downloading and installing a browser plug-in from the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

    This website uses Google Analytics with the extension "anonymizeIP()", IP addresses being truncated before further processing in order to rule out direct associations to persons. Here you can read the Google Analytics Global Terms of Service.


  10. Social plug-ins from Facebook

    We use social plug-ins from facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The plug-ins can be recognized by way of the Facebook logo or the supplement "Facebook Social Plug-in". For example, if you click on the "Like" button or leave a comment, the relevant information is transmitted directly from your browser to Facebook and stored there. Furthermore, Facebook makes your likes public for your Facebook friends. If you are logged into Facebook, it can assign the invocation of our page directly to your Facebook account. Even if you are not logged in or don't have a Facebook account, your browser sends information (e.g. which web pages you have called up, your IP address) which is then stored by Facebook. For details about handling of your personal data by Facebook and your related rights, please refer to the data privacy policy of Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

    If you do not want Facebook to map data collected about you via our Web sites to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before you visit our web pages


  11. Social plug-ins from Twitter

    With Twitter and its Retweet functions, we use social plug-ins from Twitter.com, operated by Twitter Inc. 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107. If you use Retweet, the websites visited by you are announced to third parties and associated with your Twitter account. Details about handling of your data by Twitter as well as your rights and setting options for protecting your personal information can be found in Twitter's data privacy policy: https://twitter.com/en/privacy


  12. External Links

    This declaration on data protection applies to the website www.suco.de of SUCO Robert Scheuffele Gmbh & Co. KG. The websites in this website may contain links to other providers within and outside SUCO Robert Scheuffele GmbH & Co. KG, to which the data protection declaration does not apply. When you leave the www.suco.de website, we recommend that you read carefully the privacy policy of each website that collects personal information.


  13. Newsletter

    After registering for the newsletter, your e-mail address will be used for your own advertising purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. Cancellation is possible at any time. The following consent was given by you expressly separately or if necessary in the context of an order procedure. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. You can deactivate this service by using the unsubscribe hyperlink contained in each newsletter e-mail or by cancelling the newsletter in your account management. You also have the option of sending an e-mail to info[at]suco.de or by post (address see 5.) to inform us that you no longer wish to receive the newsletter. In the event of revocation, the personal data will be blocked for further use for the purposes described under this subheading.


  14. Disclosure and notification of changes

    According to the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you have a right to free information about your stored data and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. If this privacy policy is changed, reference will be made to the change in this policy, on the homepage and at other appropriate places.