Data privacy policy

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.



Indus­tries­traße 17
74397 Pfaf­fen­hofen

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).


Pro­cess­ing activities

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.


Con­tact form

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.