Personal data privacy


Personal data policy

Date of last update: 3 May 2022

Protection of personal data

This Personal data Policy governs and informs you of STAINLESS FRUECHTL’s and its affiliates’ protection and use of personal information about individuals when you submit it to us, if applicable, when using the website located at the URL (the “Website”).

Please note that STAINLESS FRUECHTL may change or amend this Privacy Policy at any time, in particular to adapt it to legal, regulatory, jurisdictional or technological changes.

In principle, you can visit the STAINLESS FRUECHTL website without providing any personal data.

However, you may not be able to access certain information or services if you choose not to provide information, such as your contact details. STAINLESS FRUECHTL may ask you to provide your name, first name, e-mail address, telephone number, company and position (hereinafter your “Personal Information”). By providing this information, you expressly consent to it being processed by STAINLESS FRUECHTL for the purposes set out below and at the end of each form.

In accordance with the General Regulation for the Protection of Personal Data (GDPR), which entered into force on 25 May 2018, STAINLESS FRUECHTL informs you of the following:

1- Identity of the person or entity responsible for the processing.

The data controller is STAINLESS FRUECHTL with its registered office at Zeppelinstraße 120, 73730 Esslingen am Neckar, (hereinafter “STAINLESS FRUECHTL”). STAINLESS FRUECHTL has a data protection officer; she can be contacted at the following address:

Sonja Tietz

2- The processing of your data

STAINLESS FRUECHTL will use the data you provide only to process your requests. Should you tick the appropriate box in the contact form, you will also receive information about new products and services offered on the website, our newsletter and other communications.

Your personal data is intended for: STAINLESS FRUECHTL. It is intended solely for the internal use of STAINLESS FRUECHTL and its subsidiaries and will never be passed on or sold to third parties for the purposes of product advertising or customer recruitment.

The data will be kept only for the time necessary to process the request, up to a maximum of 3 years after the last contact.

3- The rights of natural persons

Natural persons have the right to access, rectify, cancel, limit the data concerning them, as well as a right to formulate p.m. (post mortem) instructions of opposition and data portability of the data concerning them. You can exercise these rights by sending STAINLESS FRUECHTL an e-mail or a letter [to the address of the Data Protection Officers].
Furthermore, you have the right to complain about the processing of your personal data by us to a data protection supervisory authority.

In accordance with the requirements of the GDPR, our team informs the competent supervisory authority and the affected users without delay in the event of a hacker attack or data loss. To limit this risk, STAINLESS FRUECHTL takes technical and organisational measures to protect personal data from falsification, destruction and from unauthorised access.

4- Cookie Policy

When visiting the STAINLESS FRUECHTL website, navigation information of the Customer may be stored in text files on the website (in so-called “cookies”) and saved on the Customer’s browser. Cookies allow the customer to be automatically recognised each time he visits the website; this facilitates the personalisation of shopping advice and the improvement of service. The customer can block cookies. To do so, he must activate the setting in his browser that allows him to reject all or some cookies. However, if the customer blocks all cookies, they will no longer have access to all or parts of the website.

To improve navigation on the Website, STAINLESS FRUECHTL collects certain data during your visit by depositing and reading tracers called cookies.

Internet cookies: What are they and what do they do?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on the user’s computer when visiting a website. A distinction is made between direct and indirect cookies. Direct cookies are deposited by web browsers or operators of social networks.

These cookies can be configured in the settings.

Most internet browsers are configured by default to allow the deposit of cookies. Your browser offers you the option of changing these default settings so that all cookies are systematically rejected or so that only some of the cookies are accepted or rejected according to their origin.

Each Internet browser has its own settings for managing cookies. The links below give you access to your browser’s cookie menu and to the help for changing cookie settings.

Chrome :

Firefox :

Internet Explorer :

Opera :

Safari :

The sharing cookies of social networks are issued and managed by the publisher of the respective social network itself. Subject to your consent, these cookies allow you to share some of the content published on the website www.STAINLESS, e.g. via the application button for the respective social network. On the www.STAINLESS website, you will find three types of social network sharing cookies.

o LinkedIn, whose cookie policy can be found at the following link:

o Twitter, whose options for controlling or restricting cookies and whose cookie policy can be found at:

o YouTube, whose help for deleting cookies from the Google Chrome browser can be found at the following link: ; the full cookie policy can be found at the following link:

For more information on cookie handling tools, please visit the CNIL website:

Indirect cookies (deposited by STAINLESS FRUECHTL) and retention period

Sendinblue cookies
These allow the automation of marketing actions, the management of the publication of content and forms.

Matomo Analytics Cookies from MATOMO (version 4).
Enables statistics to be compiled on visits and use of various elements of the website (such as the content/pages you have visited). This data helps to improve the usability of the STAINLESS FRUECHTL website.

The following data is collected:

Your IP address: In order to give you access to the Internet, your Internet provider assigns an IP address to your computer; the IP identifier changes with each connection; automatic identification is not possible
The date and time of your visit to the website, as well as the pages you have accessed.
Your computer’s operating system and browser software
Your navigation paths when browsing the website and the duration of your visit.

For further questions or information about this Cookie Policy, please contact us at: Sonja Tietz