Data protection statement


General information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is all data through which you can be personally identified. See the Data Protection Statement below this body of text for detailed information about privacy protection.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is performed by the website operator. Their contact information can be found in this website’s imprint.

How do we collect your data?
One way your data is collected is when you share it with us. It might be data that you have entered in a contact form.

Other data is automatically collected by our IT-systems when our website is visited. This is primarily technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or time that the page was visited). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure faultless provision of the website. Other data might be used to analyze your usage behavior.

What rights do you have with regard to your data?
At any time, you have the right to get information free of charge about the origin, recipient and purpose of your saved personal data. You also have the right to demand the correction, blocking or deleting of this data. If you have questions on the subject of privacy protection you can contact us at any time at the address listed in the imprint. Furthermore, you also have the right to appeal at the competent supervisory authority.

Analytic tools and tools from third-party providers

When you visit our website your surfing behavior will be statistically evaluated. This primarily happens with Cookies and analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behavior is generally anonymous – the surfing behavior cannot be traced back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information about this can be found in the following Data Protection Statement.

You can object to this analysis. We will inform you of your objection options in this Data Protection Statement.


Data protection

The operator of this website takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal information confidentially in accordance with legal data protection regulations as well as this Data Protection Statement.

When you use this website, various personal data is collected. Personal data is data through which you can be personally identified. The Data Protection Statement at hand explains which data we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how we collect data, and for what purpose.

We would like to point out that the transfer of data online (e.g. during communication by e-mail) may have security gaps. It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties.

Data controller

The controller responsible for data processing on this website is:

Adolf Föhl GmbH + Co KG
Schönblick 17
73635 Rudersberg

Phone: +49 7183  306- 0

The controller is the natural person or legal entity which decides alone or together with others about the purpose and means of processing personal data (e.g. name, e-mail address and similar).

Revoking your consent to data processing

Many data processing processes are only possible with your explicit consent. You can withdraw previously granted consent at any time. This simply requires a non-formal notification to us by e-mail. The legality of the data processing that occurred up to the time of consent withdrawal remains untouched by the withdrawal.

Right to submit complaints to the responsible supervisory authority

In the event of privacy protection violations, the data subject has the right to appeal to the responsible supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority for data protection-related questions is the State Data Protection Officers of the federal state where our company is domiciled. A list of Data Protection Officers as well as their contact information is available at the following link:

Right to data portability

You have the right to have information, which we have automatically processed based on your consent or through the performance of a contract, given to you or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. Unless you request the direct transfer of information to another responsible party, this is done insofar as is technically possible.

SSL and TLS encryption

This page uses SSL and/or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect confidential content from being transferred, such as orders or inquiries that you have sent to us as the page operator. You can identify an encrypted connection when the browser’s address line switches from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

When SSL and/or TLS encryption is activated, the data that you send to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, blockage, deletion

Within the framework of applicable legal provisions, you have a right to be provided with information free of charge relating to your stored data, its origin and the recipient plus the purpose of data processing and a right to have this data corrected, blocked or erased.

If you have questions on the subject of personal data you can contact us at any time at the address listed in the imprint.

Objection to advertising e-mails

We hereby expressly object to the use of contact information published in the obligatory legal notice to deliver advertisements and informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operator of this site expressly reserves the right to legal steps in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertisements, possibly via spam emails.


Legally required Data Protection Officer

We have appointed a Data Protection Officer for our company.

4MSysteme GmbH
Michael Schack
Gmünder Str. 65
73614 Schorndorf

Phone: +49 7181 9695945


Contact form

When you send us an inquiry using the contact form, the information from the inquiry form and the contact information you have entered into it will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and for any follow-up questions. We do not forward this information further without your consent.

The processing of the data entered in the contact form thereby takes place exclusively based on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can withdraw this consent at any time. This simply requires a non-formal notification to us by e-mail. The legality of the data processing procedures that occurred up to the time of consent withdrawal remains untouched by the withdrawal.

The data you enter in the contact form stays with us until you request it be deleted, withdraw your consent to information being saved, or the purpose for that data storing has lapsed (e.g. after completed processing of your inquiry). Mandatory legal provisions – especially storage periods – remain unaffected.


Sharing content via plugins (Facebook, Google+1, Twitter & Co.)

The content on our web pages can be shared in social networks such as Facebook, Twitter or Google+ in compliance with data protection regulations. This page uses the eRecht24 Safe Sharing Tool for this. This tool only establishes direct contact with the networks and users if the user actively clicks that button.

There is no automatic transfer of user data to the operator of these platforms through this tool. If the user is signed in to a social network, an information window appears when using the social button for Facebook, Google+1, Twitter & Co., where the user can confirm the text before sending.
Our users can share the content of this page in compliance with data protection without having to created complete surf profiles through the network operators.

Facebook plugins (Like & Share Button)

Facebook plugins are integrated onto our pages; the provider is Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. The Facebook plugins can be recognized by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our page. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here:

When you visit our web pages, a direct connection is established via the plugin between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook thereby receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP-address. When you click the “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link content from our site to your Facebook profile. This way Facebook can assign the visit to our site from your user account. We point out that as the provider of the site we have no knowledge of the content of the transferred data or its usage on Facebook. You can find more information in Facebook’s Data Protection Statement at:

If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign the visit to our site to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

XING plugin

Our website uses XING network functions. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany.

A connection to the XING servers is established every time one of our pages is retrieved that contains a XING function. As far as we know, no personal data is stored thereby. In particular, no IP addresses are saved and usage behavior is not evaluated.

More information about data protection and the XING share button can be found in the XING data protection declaration at:


Google Analytics

This website uses the functions of web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google analytics uses “Cookies”. These are text files saved to your computer that enable an analysis of the website usage. The information generated by the cookie concerning the usage of this website is generally transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.

The saving of Google Analytics Cookies takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a justified interest in the analysis of usage behavior, in order to optimize their website as well as their advertising.


Further information on terms of use and data protection is available at  and at  We hereby inform you that Google Analytics on this website has been upgraded with the code “anonymizelp”, in order to guarantee anonymous collection of IP-addresses (IP-masking).
IP anonymization

We have activated the IP anonymization function on this website. This means that Google shortens your IP-address in member states of the European Union or other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, before being transferred to the USA. The full IP-address will only be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there as an exception. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of the website, to compile reports about website activity and the render other services connected to the usage of the website and the internet for the website operator. Your IP-address submitted from your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with any other data.

Browser plugin

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. Furthermore, you can prevent the capture of data generated by the Cookie relating to your usage of the website (incl. your IP-address) by Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by installing the browser plugin available in the following link:

Objection to data collection

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out Cookie will be placed that prevents the collection of your data when you visit this website in the future. Deactivate Google Analytics

More information about how user data is handled by Google Analytics is available in Google’s Data Protection Statement at:

Contract data processing

We have a contract with Google for contract data processing, and we comply in full with the strict specifications of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.



Our website uses plugins from the website YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the site is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

When you visit one of our sites that has a YouTube plugin, a connection is made to the YouTube servers. This notifies the YouTube server which of our pages you visited.

When you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to match your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

Usage of YouTube is in the interest of the attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest as per Art. 6 Para.. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

You can find more information about how user data is handled in YouTube’s Data Protection Statement at:

Google Maps

This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

The usage of Google Maps functions is required to save your IP address. This information is generally sent to a Google server in the USA and saved there. The provider of this site has no influence on this transfer of data.

The usage of Google Maps is done in the interest of having an appealing online presentation and to make it easier to find the places listed on our website. This represents a legitimate interest as per Art. 6 Para.. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

More information about how user data is handled in Google’s Data Protection Statement at: