Thank you for visiting our website. In the following, we would like to inform you about the personal data we collect, the purposes for which we process your personal data and the rights you are entitled to.
Pursuant to Article 4 no. 1 GDPR, personal data is all information referring to an identified or identifiable natural person; a natural person is considered identifiable if he/she can be identified directly or indirectly, in particular, by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or one or more specific characteristics expressing the physical, physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.
Pursuant to Article 4 no. 2 GDPR, the term “processing” means any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.
Fax: +49 (0)7046 961320
Data protection officer
We have not appointed a data protection officer. Please send your request to the controller.
Types of data processed
General data (name, address, etc.)
Contact data (e‑mail, telephone number, etc.).
Meta/communication data/usage data (IP address, operating system, etc.).
Rights of data subjects
Right to access (Article 15 GDPR)
You may request confirmation from us as to whether we are processing personal data about you. If this is the case, you have a right of access to this personal data and to the information referred to in Article 15 (1) GDPR.
Right of rectification (Article 16 GDPR)
If we process inaccurate personal data about you, you have the right to request rectification of that inaccurate data. In addition, you have the right to request the completion of incomplete personal data.
Right to erasure (Article 17 GDPR)
If one of the reasons mentioned in Article 17 (1) GDPR applies, you have the right to demand the immediate erasure of your personal data. This does not apply if one of the reasons mentioned in Article 17 (3) GDPR applies.
Right to restrict processing (Article 18 GDPR)
Insofar as one of the conditions specified in Article 18 (1) GDPR applies, you have the right to demand restriction of the processing of your data.
Right to object to processing (Article 21 GDPR)
If we process your personal data on the basis of Article 6 (1) e) or f), you have the right to object to this processing on grounds arising from your particular situation in accordance with Article 21 (1) GDPR.
Right to data transferability (Article 20 GDPR)
Provided the conditions pursuant to Article 20 (1) GDPR apply, you have the right to receive the personal data concerning you that you have provided to us in a structured, current and machine-readable format, and you have the right to transmit this data to another controller without our interference.
Right to revoke consent at any time (Article 7 (3) GDPR)
You have the right to revoke your consent at any time. The lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until revocation shall not be affected thereby.
Right to appeal to a supervisory authority (Article 77 GDPR)
You can also contact a data protection supervisory authority with any complaints about the processing of your personal data. The State Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information of Baden-Württemberg is the competent authority for BICO GmbH, Industriestraße 17, 74397 Pfaffenhofen, Germany, as the controller.
Kontaktdaten: Königstraße 10a 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)711 6155 410
Fax: +49 (0)711 6155 4115
However, you can basically address your complaint to any data protection supervisory authority, especially to the supervisory authority of your own place of residence or work or the place of the alleged infringement.
Existence of automated decision-making including profiling (Article 13 (2) f), Article 22 (1), 4 GDPR)
We do not use automated decision-making including profiling (Article 13 (2) f), Article 22 (1), 4 GDPR).
Personal data is processed in the following activities:
In order to make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain basic functions, so-called cookies may be set. These are small text files that are stored on your terminal device. If cookies are set, their purpose is to enable the use and functioning of our website. These cookies are technically necessary cookies for which the consent of website visitors is not required.
If you contact us via the contact form provided on our website, the data you enter there will be processed.
The purpose of the processing is to respond to your enquiry and to fulfil any (pre-)contractual obligations. The legal basis is (implied) consent pursuant to Article 6 (1) a) GDPR and, if applicable, Article 6 (1) b) GDPR.
We will store the data for as long as is necessary to answer your enquiry or to fulfil (pre-)contractual or legal obligations.