Privacy Policy Schmachtl GmbH

We appreciate your visit to our website and your interest in our company, products and services.

This website is operated by Schmachtl GmbH (FN 91224 d), hereinafter referred to as "Schmachtl", with its registered office in 4020 Linz, Pummererstraße 36.

The privacy policy applies to all websites operated by Schmachtl. The Internet pages to which our external links lead are not included in it.

By continuing to use this website, you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with this statement. 



The protection of your personal data is of particular concern to us. We therefore process your data exclusively on the basis of the legal provisions (DSGVO, TKG 2003). In the following, we explain what information we collect on our website during your visit, how it is used, and inform you of your rights as a data subject.

The use of our website is possible without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (for example, name, address or e-mail address) is collected, this is always done, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis.


Data transfer

We process your personal data with the help of processors who assist us in providing the Services (e.g. web hosters, email newsletter delivery service). These processors are required to strictly protect your personal data and are not allowed to process it for any other purpose than providing our services. 

Your personal data will only be passed on to service providers typical for the economy, such as banks (in the case of transfers to you), tax consultants (as part of our accounting), shipping service providers (in the case of a shipment to you) etc.

If our contractual partners or order processors are based in a third country, i.e. a state outside the European Economic Area (EEA), we will inform you separately.

We do not sell or otherwise market your personal data to third parties outside the Group.


Storage period

Personal data will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies. In addition, storage may take place if this has been provided for by the European or national legislator in Union regulations, laws or other provisions to which the controller is subject. A blocking or deletion of the data also takes place if a storage period prescribed by the aforementioned standards expires, unless there is a necessity for the continued storage of the data for the conclusion or fulfillment of a contract.


Contact form

After you submit the contact form, the personal data you entered will be processed by the data protection controller for the purpose of processing your request based on your consent given by submitting the form.

There is no legal or contractual obligation to provide the personal data. Failure to provide it will only result in you not submitting your request and us not being able to process it.

You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time by written notice, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent up to the withdrawal.


Direct advertising

On the basis of your consent or legitimate interest, your data will be further processed, which is compatible with the original purpose of processing. You have the right to object to the use of your personal data for the purpose of direct marketing at any time by written notice. In case of objection, your personal data will no longer be processed for the purpose of direct marketing.



This website uses cookies. Cookies make websites more user-friendly and efficient. A cookie is a small text file that is used to store information. When a website is visited, the website may place a cookie on the website visitor's computer. If the user visits the website again later, the website can read the data from the previously stored cookie and thus determine, for example, whether the user has visited the website before and which areas of the website the user was particularly interested in. The German-language Wikipedia provides more information on the topic of cookies


Change cookie settings

How the web browser handles cookies and which cookies are allowed or rejected can be defined by the user in the web browser settings. Where exactly these settings are located depends on the particular web browser. Detailed information on this can be accessed via the help function of the respective web browser. 

If the use of cookies is restricted, not all functions of this website may be fully usable.


Server Logfile

This website processes the following personal data in a log file on the server (see Combined Log Format) for the purpose of monitoring the technical function and increasing the operational security of the web server, based on the overriding legitimate interest of the controller (technical security measures):

  • IP address
  • Timestamp
  • Fetched content
  • Referring page
  • Browser identification

This data is only stored temporarily for a period of 10 days, after which it is automatically deleted.


Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google LCC ("Google") on the legal basis of overriding legitimate interest (analysis of website usage). We have concluded an order data processing contract with Google for this purpose. 

When our website is called up, a connection to Google's servers is established via software and data is transmitted to Google's servers, some of which are located in the USA. Google Analytics also uses cookies to store information about the website user and to analyze the use of the website by website users.

This website uses cookies to store information about the website user and to analyze the use of the website by website users

This website uses the "IP anonymization" function. This means that your IP address is shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and thus anonymized. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.

According to Google, Google will use the collected data 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.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.

For detailed information on how Google Analytics handles user data, please refer to the Privacy Policy of Google or of Google Analytics


Disable Google Analytics

You can generally prevent the collection of your user data on our website by setting "Do Not Track" in your web browser. Our website will honor the "Do Not Track" signal that your web browser then sends to all web pages.

You can generally prevent the collection of your user data by Google Analytics on all websites by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at this link.


Share buttons

Our website has buttons on some pages for sharing page content on the social media platforms Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin, Pinterest, Reddit, Tumblr, XING and YouTube. 

The buttons are ideally designed in terms of protecting the personal data of our website visitors, as the script (computer program) behind the buttons does not collect or process any personal data. Website visitors who want to share our page are taken directly to the "Share" page of the respective social media platform when they click on the buttons. Only there will the scripts necessary for sharing the page content be loaded. The business and data protection conditions agreed by the website visitor with the respective social media platform then apply.

You can find more detailed information about this directly from the respective providers:


Sales-Suckers OG

For marketing and optimization purposes, products and services of Sales-Suckers OG ( are used on this website. In the process, data is collected, processed and stored, from which usage profiles are created under a pseudonym. Where possible and reasonable, the usage profiles are completely anonymized. Cookies can be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the visitor's Internet browser and are used to recognize the Internet browser. The data collected, which may include personal data, is transmitted to Sales-Suckers or collected directly by Sales-Suckers. Sales-Suckers may use information left behind by visits to the websites to create anonymized usage profiles. The data obtained in this way will not be used to personally identify the visitor to this website without the separately granted consent of the person concerned, and it will not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. Insofar as IP addresses are collected, they are anonymized immediately after collection by deleting the last number block. The data collection, processing and storage can be objected to at any time with effect for the future.


Security measures

We use numerous technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against manipulation, loss, destruction and access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments on the Internet.


Your rights

You have the right to access, rectify, delete and restrict the processing of your personal data. 

In addition, to the extent that the legal basis for processing your personal data is your consent or a contract concluded with you, you have the right to data portability. 

You have the right to revoke any consent you may have given for the processing of your personal data. The lawfulness of the processing of the personal data until the revocation is not affected by the revocation.

You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for the purpose of direct marketing. In the event of an objection, your personal data will no longer be processed for the purpose of direct marketing.

Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority (Austrian Data Protection Authority, Wickenburggasse 8, 1080 Vienna,


Contact/Data Protection Coordinator


Pummererstraße 36

4020 Linz

T +43 732 7646-0

F +43 732 785036



For more information about our products and services, contact a Schmachtl sales representative. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

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