Data privacy statement of Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG

Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG considers data protection very important for users and visitors of the website The following shall inform visitors about which data we collect via our website, and how we handle and use them.

Use of personal data
If you give us your postal or e-mail address or your phone number, we will use one or more of these to communicate with you. These data will not be made available to any third party. We use personal data for the implementation of contracts and for advertising our products and services.

At any time, you have the right to be informed about the personal data we collect about you, their source and recipient, and how we process them, and also to correct the information or have it deleted. Furthermore, you can always object to the processing or use of your data for purposes of advertising or marketing and opinion research.

For information on the processing of personal data, the modification or deletion thereof, or objection, please contact:

Ms Tanja Hänchen
Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG
Brunnwiesenstr. 3
73760 Ostfildern

Any interaction with our websites will be tracked using cookies and the technologies listed below in order to be able to adapt them for the user. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive but cannot be used to read data or files on your computer. These cookies permit us to analyze your use of this website, simplify the navigation and improve the website's user-friendliness.

Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard drive by changing your browser setting to "Don't accept cookies". In this case, however, it is possible that you will not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.

Statistics tools
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). This statistics tool registers your navigation on the website and the following technical information automatically transmitted to your browser: the availability of Javascript, Java, Flash, the screen resolution, the browser version, the operating system, the length of your visit, whether or not you are a returning visitor, and your location. The data collected this way cannot be tracked back to individual users and are used for statistic purposes only. The cookie-generated information on your usage pattern of this website are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In order to anonymize your IP address, we use the asynchronous tracking code where Google reduces your IP address by 8 bits within the member states of the European Union or other contracting states of the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The IP address transmitted from your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. Furthermore, you can prevent the recording of cookie-generated data relating to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) and the transmission thereof to Google and Google's processing thereof by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available here: Download Browser Plugin.

Objection to data collection

You can object to the collection of your data via Goolge Analytics by clicking the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set. This will prevent any analytical data to be sent when you visit the website: deactivate Google Analytics

We are bound by contract to point out to you the privacy policy of Google Analytics.

Date: March 16, 2012

Conditions of use of Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG

We at Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG are glad you found our website and appreciate your interest in our company and our products.

Use of the website / liability
services and CAD models (requested and sent via e-mail) can be used for your own work free of charge. This information must not be sold or made available to any third parties free of charge.

Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG assumes no liability for the material’s relevance, accuracy, completeness or practicability.
Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG expressly reserves the right to change, add to or delete parts of the website or the entire website and to abandon the publication temporarily or permanently without prior notice.

Links to other websites

Our websites contain links to other sites. We distance ourselves from the contents of all those sites.

Copyright and trademark rights

All texts, pictures, graphs, audio files, animated graphics and videos as well as their compositions are subject to copyright or other laws for the protection of literal property. Any reproduction, modification or use in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the express consent of Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG.

Registration condition

Using the Hänchen customer account requires a registration with a user name (e-mail address) and a password in the product configurator area on The user declares that the statements made in the registration form are complete end correct. Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG must be informed immediately about any subsequent changes. The user is not entitled to access to this area.

Users guarantee that this access is used exclusively for their own purposes. In particular, they must make sure that the password is not made available to any third parties. Furthermore, they are solely responsible for their access data. Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG does not assume any liability for any damage due to the use or misuse of these data.

Herbert Hänchen GmbH & Co. KG has the right to revoke users’ access authorizations without prior notice by blocking the access data, for example if:

  • the statements made in the registration form are incorrect
  • users misuse the information made available to them or interferes with its proper functioning
  • users violate these registration conditions or their duty of care when using the access data provided.

Date March 16, 2012