Data Protection

The responsible party within the meaning of the data protection laws, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO), is:

ithinx GmbH
Am Kabellager 7
51063 Cologne

Represented by:
Jens Binder
Christian Faust

Telephone: 0221 99589-0
Fax: 0221 99589-199


You can exercise the following rights at any time using the contact details provided for our data protection officer:

  • Information about your data stored by us and its processing (Art. 15 DSGVO),
    Correction of incorrect personal data (Art. 16 DSGVO),
    deletion of your data stored by us (Art. 17 DSGVO),
    Restriction of data processing if we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations (Art. 18 DSGVO),
    objection to the processing of your data by us (Art. 21 DSGVO) and
    Data portability, insofar as you have consented to the data processing or have concluded a contract with us (Art. 20 DSGVO).

If you have given us consent, you can revoke this at any time with effect for the future.

You can lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority at any time, e.g. the competent supervisory authority in the federal state of your residence or the authority responsible for us as the controller.

You can find a list of supervisory authorities (for the non-public sector) with addresses at:


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Like most websites, we use local (first-party) and external (third-party) cookies for a variety of reasons. The local cookies are necessary to ensure the functionality of the website and do not collect any personal data.

The external cookies on our website are mainly used to analyse how the website is used, to secure our online services and to provide you with content that is relevant to you. Furthermore, the data helps us to optimise the experience on the website.


The cookies used on this website fall into the following categories.

Here you can find details about the cookies used on the site.

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You can adjust your cookie settings by pressing the “Settings” button or by switching the respective category on or off in the pop-up.

If you want to change your settings later, you can navigate to the privacy statement page. There you can adjust your settings or revoke them completely.

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The data you enter will be stored for the purpose of individual communication with you. For this purpose, it is necessary to provide a valid e-mail address and your name. This is used for the assignment of the enquiry and the subsequent response to it. The provision of further data is optional.


The processing of the data entered in the contact form is based on a legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO).

By providing the contact form, we would like to enable you to contact us easily. The information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the enquiry and for possible follow-up questions.

If you contact us to request a quote, the data entered in the contact form will be processed to carry out pre-contractual measures (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO).


Recipients of the data are, if applicable, order processors.


Data will be deleted no later than 6 months after the request has been processed.

If a contractual relationship is established, we are subject to the statutory retention periods according to the German Commercial Code (HGB) and will delete your data after these periods have expired.


The provision of your personal data is voluntary. However, we can only process your request if you provide us with your name, e-mail address and the reason for the request.



This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA (hereinafter: “Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. 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. However, due to the activation of IP anonymisation on these websites, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in 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. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

The purposes of the data processing are to evaluate the use of the website and to compile reports on activities on the website. Other related services are then to be provided based on the use of the website and the internet.


The processing of the data is based on the user’s consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO).


The recipient of the data is Google as an order processor. We have concluded the corresponding order processing agreement with Google for this purpose.


Data is deleted as soon as it is no longer required for our recording purposes.


Google processes your data in the USA and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield


The provision of your personal data is voluntary, based solely on your consent. If you prevent access, this may result in functional restrictions on the website.


You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. In addition, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: Browser Add On to deactivate Google Analytics.

In addition or as an alternative to the browser add-on, you can prevent tracking by Google Analytics on our pages by clicking on this link. This will install an opt-out cookie on your device. This will prevent the collection by Google Analytics for this website and for this browser in the future, as long as the cookie remains installed in your browser.


With the help of the tracking tool Google Analytics, the behaviour of visitors to the website can be evaluated and interests analysed. For this purpose, we create a pseudonymous user profile.


To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption methods (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.


We reserve the right to adapt this data protection declaration so that it always complies with the current legal requirements or in order to implement changes to our services in the data protection declaration, e.g. when introducing new services. The new data protection statement will then apply to your next visit.


If you have any questions about data protection, please write us an e-mail or contact the person responsible for data protection in our organisation directly:

ithinx GmbH
Am Kabellager 7
51063 Cologne

Represented by:

Jens Binder
Christian Faust


Telephone: 0221 99589-0
Fax: 0221 99589-199

The privacy policy was created with the help of activeMind AG, the experts for external data protection officers (version #2019-04-10).

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