Data protection

Information about data protection

This website only uses anonymous data and does not process any personal data.

Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereafter, the “data subject”). An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.

We nonetheless provide the following information about data protection.

1. Data controller for data processing

Data is processed by:
MIDCO Deutschland GmbH
Bruchkampweg 23
29227 Celle, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 5141 9880-0
Fax: +49 (0) 5141 9880-40

You can contact our data protection department using the following details:
Phone: +49 (0) 5141 9880-10

The competent data protection supervisory authority for the company is:

Lower-Saxony Commissioner for Data Protection
PO Box 2 21
30002 Hanover, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 51 120 4500
Fax: +49 (0) 511 120 4599

2. Your rights

Access, erasure and other rights: You can access stored personal data relating to you at any time (Article 15 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation). Under Articles 16 to 21 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation, you also have the right to rectification and erasure of your data, restriction of processing and to the portability of data you have provided.

Complaints: You have the right to contact the company’s data protection officer at any time with any complaints about the processing of your data. The data protection officer’s contact details are provided above. You also have the right to make a complaint to every data protection supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for the company is provided above.

Withdrawal: If we process your data with your consent, you may withdraw your consent at any time with effect for the future. If we process your data on the basis of a legitimate interest we have, you may object to such processing at any time on grounds relating to your particular situation. We will then only continue to process your data if we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or for the establishment, exercising or defense of legal claims.

Please use the contact details above for these purposes.

3. Data collection on our website

Cookies: Some of our web pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site. You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website. Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the shopping cart) are stored pursuant to Art. 6 paragraph 1, letter f of DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure an optimized service provided free of technical errors. If other cookies (such as those used to analyze your surfing behavior) are also stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

4. Social media

LinkedIn plugin: Our site uses functions from the LinkedIn network. The service is provided by LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time one of our pages containing LinkedIn features is accessed, your browser establishes a direct connection to the LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our web pages from your IP address. If you use the LinkedIn “Recommend” button and are logged into your LinkedIn account, it is possible for LinkedIn to associate your visit to our website to your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of these pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or how it will be used by LinkedIn. More information can be found in the LinkedIn privacy policy at

5. Analytics and advertising

Google Analytics: This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google Analytics cookies are stored based on Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior to optimize both its website and its advertising.

IP anonymization: We have activated the IP anonymization feature on this website. Your IP address will be shortened by Google within the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and Internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google.