Data privacy (GIM direct)

GIM direct GmbH operates in accordance with the Federal Data Privacy Act (BDSG).

If you have any queries regarding data privacy, please feel free to contact our data privacy officer, Mr. Lutz Goldschmidt.

Phone: + 49 (0) 62 21/427952-0
E-Mail: info(at)

With the exception of the contact form, GIM direct collects no personal data whatsoever about visitors to this website. Nor are user profiles compiled for individual visitors to this site.

In accordance with common practice, accessing this site means that data from every visit is saved by our service provider solely for statistical purposes. This data comprises identification data (IP address) and other information (date, time, pages viewed). GIM receives only aggregated data on the number of visitors to the domain from its service provider. No further evaluation takes place, with the exception of that required for statistical purposes (in anonymised form). The service provider deletes the aforementioned data after 6 months.

To fill out the contact formular, user will provide name and email address. In this cases, the data captured will not be used for any other purpose, nor will it be passed on to a third party When sending e-mails to GIM or any of its staff via this domain, it should be noted that the data transmission of e-mails via the internet is not secure and that the data can be accessed by unauthorised persons or even falsified. For this reason, no emails with sensitive content should be sent to any GIM e-mail address.

Usage of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses cookies (small text files) which are saved on your computer to help this website analyze how you use the site. Google stores the information about your use of this homepage that were collected by the cookie on servers in the United States (including your IP address). Google will use the information to analyze your use of our website, to create reports regarding the website activity for the website owners and to offer further services related to website 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. Google state that they will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can decline the installation of the cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if the cookies are disabled. By using our site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.