Privacy Statement


Thank you for your interest in our online presence. The protection of your personal data is very important for us. At this point we, the Werkzeugmaschinenfabrik Glauchau GmbH, want to inform you about the privacy of our company. Of course, we obey the laws and legislations to protect personal data and data security.
You can trust us with your personal data! They are encrypted through digital security systems and transmitted to us. Our websites are protected by technical measures against damage, destruction or unauthorized access.



Subject to data protection

Subject to data protection is your personal data. These are in accordance with § 3 paragraph 1 BDSG details about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person. These include, for example, information such as name, postal address, e-mail address or phone number, but also such information as your IP address.


The scope of data collection and storage

If a website is visited, the browser always sends information about your browser type and version, the related operating system, referring URL, IP address, file name, the access status, the amount of data transferred, the date and time of request. This information is not to be related to a person or any other data sources. Initially it is stored and after a statistical analysis it is deleted


Data collection through the use of Google Analytics


Our 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. Recorded information are for example, the operating system, the browser, your IP address, your previously accessed websites (referrer URL) and date and time of your visit to our website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. This is done anonymously or pseudonymously. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. For more information visit Google.


The data collection and storage can be rejected at any time with future effect. Given the debate about the use of analytical tools with full IP addresses we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the enhancement "_anonymizeIp ()". Therefore, IP addresses are processed only in a reduced form to exclude the direct reference to persons.


Google uses the DoubleClick DART cookie

Users can disable the use of the DART cookie by visiting the data protection provisions of the advertising network and content network of Google.

In doing so no direct personal information of the user is stored, but only the Internet protocol address. This information will help to recognize you on your next visit to our website and to facilitate navigation. For example, Cookies allow the adjustment of our website to your interests or to save your password in order that you do not have to enter it each time.

Of course you can also visit our website without cookies. If you do not want us to recognize your computer, you can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by selecting the "accept no cookies" in your browser settings. How this works in detail is written in the instructions of your browser manufacturer. If you do not accept any cookies, you may not be able to access the entire range of functions of our site.



Data collection through the use of etracker


This website uses etracker technology ( to collect data on visitor behavior. The data is collected anonymously for use in marketing and optimization. All visitor data is saved using an anonymous user ID and can be used to aggregate a usage profile. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the visitor’s local browser cache. It is possible to use these cookies to recognize a visitor’s browser. The data collected by the etracker technology will not be used to determine the personal identity of a website visitor, and will not be compiled with personal data relating to the person referred to by the pseudonym, unless agreed to separately by the person concerned. The collection and storage of data may be revoked at any time with respect to future services.


Appropriated data using


We respect the principle of the assigned data-use and collect, process and store your personal information only for the purposes for which you have communicated them to us.

We will not pass your personal data onto third parties without your explicit consent, unless this is necessary to provide the service or to contract execution. The transmission to authorized state institutions and authorities only will take place within the legal duties of disclosure or if we are required to provide information by a court decision.
Our internal data protection in the company is very seriously, too. Our staff and the appointed service providers are committed to discretion and to comply with data protection regulations.


Information and Revocation


You can require data stored by us at any time without giving any reason, in order to correct, to lock or to delete them.You also can cancel your consent for data collection and use at any time without stating any reasons.To do so, please contact the address mentioned in the imprint. We are always happy to answer any further questions about our privacy notices and the processing of your personal data.
Note that data protection rules and handling of data protection may change at any time, for example at Google. Therefore it is advisable and necessary to keep continuously informed about changes of the laws and the practices of companies such as Google.


Consent to the collection and processing of personal data


By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google and etracker in the manner and for the purposes set out above.