Privacy Statement

Thank you for visiting, a website of Schiess GmbH, and your interest in our company and
products. We take the security of your private data very seriously and would like you to feel secure
when visiting our website. In order to properly fulfill your information requests and inform you about
our products and services, you may be asked to provide personal data. Entry of these data is entirely
voluntary and they will be recorded, saved, processed and/or used according to the data protection
regulations applicable in the country where the office responsible for the data processing is registered.
They will naturally be handled confidentially. The Schiess GmbH websites may contain links to websites
of other providers. This data protection statement does not apply to these sites.

Schiess GmbH utilizes technical and organizational security methods in order to protect your data that
we manage from accidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized
persons. Our security measures are continuously improved as technology develops.

Surveying and processing personal data

By default, our webservers save the name of your internet service provider, your IP address, the website
you came to our website from, the pages you visit and the date and duration of your visit when you visit
our website. Beyond this, personal data are only saved if you enter these yourself for, e. g. a registration,
an order or a survey.

Use and transmission of personal data and predetermination

Schiess GmbH uses your personal data collected in relation to website use according to the currently
valid personal data protection regulations. This use is related to the use of personal data for technical
website administration, customer management and marketing, and is restricted to the extent necessary.
Personal data are also recorded when you yourself enter them as part of applications, a survey or for a
defined purpose. If you order products, we shall only use your personal data within Schiess GmbH and
affiliated companies and shall not pass them on to third parties without your express permission.
The transmission of personal data to state institutions and authorities shall occur only where it is
obligatory under national laws. Our employees and agencies have signed confidentiality agreements with


Cookies are small text files that are saved locally in the cache of the user’s Internet browser. The cookies enable the Internet browser to be recognized. The cookie contains a small amount of personal information and is only used to draw up statistics relating to one-off or multiple visits by a user to a corresponding site and to improve the content of the website in order to meet the needs of visitors. You can deactivate the utilization of cookies in the settings of your internet browser. Please use the help function of your internet browser to get to know how you can change the settings. However, we would like to point out that restrictions with regard to the usability of the website might occur, if the saving of cookies is prevented. You can control your online behavioral advertising preferences via the following websites: or


The user is entitled at all times to demand information about any personal data which might be stored about him and about any declarations of consent relating to the use of personal data. The user can revoke any declarations of consent with respect to the future at any time or demand that his data is corrected or deleted.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web-analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies,” i.e. text files saved on your computer which enable the analysis of website use by you (comp. above). Information on your use of this website generated by the cookie is generally transferred to and saved on a Google server in the US. Should IP anonymization be activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google if you are within member states of the European Union or other contracting states to the agreement on the European Economic Area, however. Only in exceptional cases would the entire IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and truncated there. IP anonymization is active on this website. Under the authority of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website so that reports may be compiled on website activity and to provide additional services associated with website use and Internet use to the website operator. The IP address transferred from your browser for Google Analytics is not combined with any other data by Google. You can prevent the saving of cookies by making the corresponding setting in your browser software. We would like to point out, however, that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website to the fullest extent in this case. You can prevent data collection by Google Analytics by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at:

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics


Right of access:

Upon your request, Schiess GmbH will inform you as quickly as possible in writing and according to valid
law whether, and if so, which of your personal data we have on record. Should incorrect information be
stored in spite of our efforts to maintain correct and up-to-date information, we will correct this according
to your wishes. Naturally we will promptly delete your data if you so wish.

Acceptance of the SCHIESS GmbH data protection statement:

Through use of this website you accept the data protection statement provided in II. and declare your
consent to the terms and conditions described. If you do not consent to the terms and conditions, we
would ask you to refrain from using our website and accordingly not to send us any personal data.
If you have any questions or comments on our data protection or wish to veto the use of your personal
data for market or opinion research, please write to Schiess GmbH data protection officer or send an
E-mail to:

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at www. or at Please note that on this
website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of
IP addresses (so called IP-masking).