Data protection

Data protection information for website visitors 

We, WIKUS-Sägenfabrik Wilhelm H. Kullmann GmbH & Co. KG, Melsunger Str. 30, D-34286 Spangenberg, Tel.: +49 (5663) 5000, info[at], would like to explain to you below which of your data we process on this website and how. If you have any questions relating to data protection, please contact our Data Protection Officer at 

Purpose, legal basis, categories of recipients, data processing storage period 

Purpose: Description of the company and provision of services and/or sale of products, as well as communication over the Internet

The purpose of data processing on this website is to provide information about our company’s products and services, combined with providing users with the opportunity to get in touch with contact persons at the company in a more purposeful manner. 

In addition, we also process personal data according to the following legal bases:

For this, within the framework of our service provision, we make use of service companies who are specifically obligated to maintain confidentiality and data protection. Information shall only be disclosed to authorities in the event of overriding legal requirements. Data shall not be transmitted to third-party countries. 
Upon visiting our website, a connection is established with your browser. In the process, the following information is collected and temporarily stored on system files and recorded automatically: IP address of your device, date and time of access, name and URL of files accessed, website from which you accessed, or were directed to, our website  (referrer URL), browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your device, as well as the name of your provider. 
We process the data stated for the purposes of system security and establishing a smooth connection. The connection data accrued is automatically deleted, generally for a maximum of seven days. Improper use of the website shall result in log data, which must be stored for longer for evidence purposes, being retained until the incident has been clarified. 

Use of cookies 

This website uses so-called cookies. These are text files which are stored on your computer and enable your use of the website to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is used to analyse visiting behaviour on the website and improve our information services. Art. 6 para. 1 letter f GDPR (legitimate interests) constitutes the legal basis for the data processing. Optimisation of the website is an example of a legitimate interest. The information obtained is only used for internal statistical evaluation and is not shared with third parties. The cookies are deleted once the session has ended. You can prevent the installation of cookies by amending the relevant settings in your browser software. However, please note that, in this case, you may not be able to use all of the functions of this website in full. Data is collected in an anonymised manner and the data collected cannot be used to identify you personally. 


If you use our website to order products and/or services, we process your data (name, address data, contact data, payment data if applicable) for the purpose of fulfilling the contract. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 letter b GDPR. The data is only shared with third parties if this is necessary for fulfilling the contract. The data is deleted after the tax retention periods of 10 years after the end of the financial year and of the calendar year expire. The data in the user account is stored for as long as the customer account exists. 




Evaluation of usage behaviour


We evaluate internally how and how often the service has been accessed by individual users. This serves the improvement of the service and a statistical evaluation. No tracking tools are used. The legal basis is our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) DSGVO to optimise the service and to set business priorities for further development. You can object to this processing at any time by sending an e-mail to; your account will then not be taken into account in the evaluation.

Your right to information, correction, erasure, revocation and data portability You can exercise your right to information, correction and erasure of data at any time. Simply contact us using one of the methods described above. If you would like your data to be deleted, but we are still legally obliged to store it, then access to your data shall be restricted (blocked). The same applies in the event of revocation. You can exercise your right to data portability provided that this is technically possible for us and the recipient. 

Right of appeal 

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority for data protection at any time. 

Data security/ encryption 

This website uses “Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure” (https). The connection between your browser and our server is encrypted. 

Google ReCaptcha 

To protect against bots, we use Google ReCaptcha on the basis of our legitimate interest according to Art. 6 para. 1 letter f GDPR. Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 in the USA has committed to ensuring an appropriate level of data protection according to the US-EU and Swiss-US Privacy Shield. More information in this respect can be found in the detailed Privacy Policy provided by Google It is possible to opt out via your Google account:

Use of Web Fonts 

We use external fonts, so-called Google Web Fonts, on our website. Google Fonts is a service provided by Google Inc. (Google). These fonts are integrated via a server call, generally a Google server in the USA. Through this, the server receives information about which of our websites you have visited. The IP address of the browser of the end device accessing these websites is also saved. More detailed information can be found in the data protection information provided by Google, which can be accessed here: 


Updating and amending this Privacy Policy 

We reserve the right to adapt the content of this Privacy Policy at any time. This generally happens if we adapt or develop the services used. You can view the current Privacy Policy on our website. Version of this declaration: 15/01/2019