Data protection


We look forward to your visit to our website. The protection of your personal data is very important to us. By means of this privacy policy, we would like to inform you about the nature, scope and purpose of the personal data processed by us and to inform you about the rights to which you are entitled as affected persons.

The processing of personal data, such as the name, address, e-mail address or telephone number of a data subject, always takes place in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and in accordance with the country-specific data protection provisions applicable to Hans Walter Theobald GmbH.

We have implemented numerous technical and organizational measures to ensure the most complete protection of personal data processed via this website. Nevertheless, Internet-based data transmissions (for example, in the case of communication by e-mail) can generally have security gaps, so that absolute protection can not be guaranteed. For this reason, every person concerned is free to submit personal data to us by alternative means, such as by post.


1. Name and contact details of the responsible person

This privacy policy applies to data processing by:

Hans Walter Theobald GmbH
represented by the managing director Hans Walter Theobald
Gehnbachstrasse 4
66386 Sankt Ingbert
Telephone +49 (0) 6894 36264
Fax +49 (0) 6894 383213


These data protection instructions describe how we, as data protection officers, process your personal data in connection with this website.



2. Collection and storage of personal data - Purpose of data processing


Every time you visit the website


When you visit our website, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called logfile and automatically deleted after one week. The following information is collected without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:

IP address of the requesting computer,
Date and time of access,
Name and URL of the retrieved file,
Website from which access is made (referrer URL),
used browser and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.

The data mentioned are processed by us for the following purposes:

Ensuring a smooth connection of the website,
Ensuring comfortable use of our website,
Evaluation of system security and stability.

The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. Our legitimate interest follows from the data collection purposes listed above. In no case we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you.

In addition, we use cookies when visiting our website. Further details can be found under no. 4 of this Privacy Policy.



For online orders through our shop


Through our online shop you can buy our products online. When placing an order, we collect and process the following personal data:

first given name
Street u. House no.
Telephone company
E-mail address
E-mail company

The collection of this data is the execution of your order and the goods and invoices, ie the fulfillment of the contract with you and is based on your consent under Art. 6 para 1 a DSGVO. Payment details are not collected by us. The payment process will be made at your choice either on account or in advance by bank transfer to our specified account.

The personal data collected through the ordering process will be deleted after termination of the contractual relationship and after expiry of the statutory retention obligations.



When registering on our website


You have the opportunity to register on our website by providing personal information. Which personal data are transmitted to us, results from the input mask, which is used for the registration. The entered personal data are collected and stored exclusively for orders in the online shop, also for internal use, e.g. to send our catalog by mail.

By registering on our website, the IP address assigned to you by the Internet service provider, the date and time of registration are also stored. The storage of this data takes place against the background that only so the misuse of our services can be prevented, and this data if necessary to clarify committed offenses. In this respect, the storage of this data is required to secure the controller.

The processing of the personal data communicated to us by you during your registration takes place in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO based on your voluntarily granted consent.

You have the option to change the personal data given at registration at any time or to have it completely deleted from our database. All you need to do is send an e-mail to or send an e-mail to our address given above in section 1 by fax or post.



When contacting us


For any questions about our products or our company, we offer you the opportunity to contact us by e-mail. It is necessary to provide a valid e-mail address so that we know who the request came from and to answer it. Further information can be given voluntarily, if you wish.

The data processing for the purpose of contacting us is in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO based on your voluntarily granted consent. Your personal data will be deleted after completion of the request made by you after expiry of the statutory retention periods.



3. Disclosure of data


A transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below does not take place. We only share your personal information with third parties if:

You your according to Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO have given express consent to this
the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO is required to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding interest in not disclosing your data,
in the event that disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DSGVO a legal obligation exists, as well
this is legally permissible and, according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO is required for the settlement of contractual relationships with you.


4. Cookies


We use cookies on our site. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our site. Cookies do not damage your device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malicious software. In the cookie information is stored, each resulting in connection with the specific terminal used. However, this does not mean that we are immediately aware of your identity.

On the one hand, the use of cookies serves to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages on our website.

These are automatically deleted after leaving our page.

In addition, to improve usability, we also use temporary cookies that are stored on your device for a specified period of time. If you visit our site again to take advantage of our services, it will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what inputs and settings you have made, so you do not have to re-enter them.

On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offer (see section 5). These cookies allow us to automatically recognize when you visit our site again that you have already been with us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined time.

The data processed by cookies are for the purposes mentioned in order to safeguard our legitimate interests as well as third parties pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO required.

Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a note always appears before a new cookie is created. However, disabling cookies completely may mean that you can not use all features of our website.



5. Your rights as a victim


You have the right:


pursuant to Art. 7 para. 3 DSGVO your once granted consent to revoke against us at any time. As a result, we are not allowed to continue the data processing based on this consent for the future;
in accordance with Art. 15 DSGVO, to request information about your personal data processed by us. In particular, you can provide information on the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been disclosed or the planned storage period, the right to rectification, deletion, limitation of processing or opposition, the existence of a The right to complain, the source of their data, if not collected from us, and the existence of automated decision-making including profiling and, where appropriate, meaningful information about their details;
in accordance with Art. 16 DSGVO to demand the rectification of incorrect or completed personal data stored by us immediately;
in accordance with Art. 17 DSGVO, to require the deletion of your personal data stored by us, except where the processing is for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for the fulfillment of a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims is required;
in accordance with Art. 18 DSGVO to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data, as far as the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you reject their deletion and we no longer need the data, but you to assert, exercise or defense of legal claims or you have objected to the processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;
pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR to obtain your personal data that you have provided to us in a structured, standard and machine-readable format or to request that you send it to another person responsible for the transaction and
according to Art. 77 GDPR to complain to a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or our company headquarters.


6. Right to object


If your personal data are based on legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO are processed, you have the right to file an objection against the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR, as far as there are reasons for this arising from your particular situation. If you would like to exercise your right to object, just send an e-mail to



7. Data security


During the visit to the website, starting from the order process - gray "CHECKOUT" button - we use the common Secure Socket Layer (SSL) method in conjunction with the highest encryption level supported by your browser. In general, this is a 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we'll use 128-bit v3 technology instead. Whether a single page of our website is encrypted is shown by the closed representation of the key or lock icon in the lower status bar of your browser.

We also take appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or against unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.



8. Updating and changing this privacy policy


This privacy policy is currently valid and is valid as of May 2018.

Due to the further development of our website and offers or due to changed legal or regulatory requirements, it may be necessary to change this privacy policy. The current data protection declaration can be viewed and printed by you at any time on the website at