We, PICKNWEIGHT, take the protection of your personal data very seriously and adhere

strictly to the provisions of data protection legislation. Under no circumstances

are the gathered data sold.

The following statement provides you with an overview of how we guarantee this

protection and explains which data are gathered for what purpose.

Responsiblefor the website:


An der Strusbek 19

22926 Ahrensburg


Executive board: Axel Buchholz, Leila Mesgarzadeh

Tel: + 49 4102 45 45-0


Data protection commissioner:

The recording, processing and storing of data

You can visit our website without having your personal data recorded by us.

However, if you enter into contact with our company, either by using the contact form or by email,

your personal data will be recorded. The data will only be used for specific purposes, i.e., to

1. respond to enquiries

2. prepare quotations

3. conduct application processes

4. establish, perform and process contracts

Once they have served their purpose, your data will be erased. Please note, however, that your data may

be subject to other legal and tax regulations pursuant to which erasure is only permissible after six or ten years.

Contact form

The contact form can be used to contact us. Upon filling in the contact form, an email will be sent to us.

The information you provide is only stored for purposes of processing your enquiry. After your enquiry has been processed,

the corresponding record is erased pursuant to the relevant statutory provisions.

Your rights to information, rectification, restriction, erasure and objection

You have the right to obtain, at any time and at no cost, information about the personal

data concerning you that we have stored. You also have the right, if applicable, to have your data rectified, to have access

to your data restricted, and to have your data erased. You more over have the right to withdraw your consent to the storage

of your data. If you exercise a legitimate right to object to the storage of your data or a right to have your data erased,

your data will be erased accordingly, except where legal or contractual provisions do not permit such erasure.

Also excluded from such erasure are any data required for purposes of establishing, performing or processing contracts

within the scope of legaltransactions, as well as data that must be stored for billing purposes. Should you have any

questions regarding access restriction, erasure or rectification of your data, or regarding the withdrawal of your previously

issued consent, please contact our data protection commissioner using the contact information provided above.

Use of cookies

We use cookies for purposes of optimizing our website and in order to facilitate the use of various functions.

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer. These cookies, called session cookies, are erased

from your computer after your browser session has ended.

Control of cookies by the user

Browser cookies: All browsers can be set to accept cookies only upon request. They can also be set to accept cookies from

pages that are currently being visited. All browsers offer functions that allow the selective deletion of cookies.

The acceptance of cookies in general can also be switched off, but in this case, the user may have to accept restrictions

in the user-friendliness of this online offer.

Use of first-party cookies (Google Analytics Cookie)

Google Analytics Cookies log: Unique users – Google Analytics Cookies collect and group your data. All activities during a visit are summarised.

By setting Google Analytics Cookies, a distinction is made between users and unique users. User activities – Google Analytics Cookies also store

data about the start and end time of a visit to the online service and how many pages you have viewed. If the browser is closed or the user is inactive

for a longer period of time (default 30 minutes), the user session is terminated and the cookie records the visit as terminated. The date and time of the

first visit are also recorded. The total number of visits per unique user is also logged. External link:

You can prevent the collection and processing by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to the use of the online service (including your IP address)

by downloading and installing the following link in the browser plug-in:External link: . 

Further information can be found under “Web analysis service Google Analytics / Universal Analytics”.

Use of Google AdWords conversiontracking

Our website uses the online marketing program “GoogleAdWords”, including conversion tracking.

Google conversion tracking is a service operated by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View,

CA94043, USA; “Google”). If you click on adverts placed by Google, a cookie isplaced on your computer for

conversion tracking. These cookies have limited validity, do not contain any personal data and thus cannot be

used for personal identification. If you visit certain pages on our website and the cookie has not yet expired,

we and Google can recognise that you have clicked on the advert and were forwarded to this page.

Every Google AdWords customer receives a separate cookie. Therefore, it is not possible to track cookies

relating to the websites of AdWords customers. The information collected using the conversion cookie serves

the purpose of producing conversion statistics. This allows us to determine the total number of users who have

clicked on our adverts and were forwarded to a page equipped with a conversion tracking tag. However,

we do not receive any information which could be used to personally identify users. Processing is carried

out in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. fGDPR based on our justified interest in being able to effectively and

efficiently implement targeted marketing and analysis measures. You have the right to veto the processing

of your personal data according to Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR forreasons relating to your personal situation by

contacting us. You can prevent the storage of cookies by choosing corresponding technical settings in your

internet browser. We would, however, like to point out that this may prevent you from making full use of all

the functions of this website. You will then not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. You can also

deactivate personalised advertising in Google’s advertising settings. You can find an introduction to this at You can also deactivate the use of cookies by third

parties by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative deactivation page at

and following the opt-out instructions. You will find more information as well as Google’s Privacy Policy at:

Use of Google Maps

This site uses the mapping service Google

Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc.,1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, US.

To use the features of Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is usually transmitted

to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. The provider of this site has no influence on this datatransfer.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers and an easy findability of the

places we have indicated on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

For more information on how to handle user data, please refer to Google’s PrivacyPolicy:

Use of Social Media Plugins

We currently use the following social media plugins: Facebook, Instagram, Youtube. Address for the respective providers and URLs to their privacy

policies:6Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA; ; Additional information

on data collection: , as well as .

Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA; .Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA; .

You may opt out of using these social media plug-ins and other cookies at any time with effect for the future by deactivating the cookies in your browser settings.


We use a social plugin from the social network,, on our website. Facebook is a company of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA.

The plugins are identifiable by one of the Facebook logos. The phrase "Facebook Social Plugin" also appropriately identifies it. The list and appearance of the Facebook

Social Plugins can be viewed at the following Internet address: .Each time you open a web page in our website that has such

a plugin, the plugin causes the browser you are using to load and present the visual representation of the plugin from the Facebook server. Therefore, your browser

establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted directly to your browser from Facebook and integrated into the website.

Therefore, we have no influence on the amount of data that Facebook collects using this plugin. Consequently, we are notifying you of the information available to us.

The Facebook service is told which specific web page you are visiting within our website. If you are a member of Facebook and are logged in to Facebook while you

visit our web pages, Facebook detects which specific web page you are visiting within our website through the information sent by the plugin. This is then correspondingly

assigned to your personal user account. If, for example, you use the plugin offered by Facebook by clicking on the "Like" button or enter a comment, then this will be

associated with your user account and stored there. Even if you are not a member of Facebook, it is possible that Facebook will learn your IP address.Facebook has

published their privacy policy at . This is where you will find the purpose and scope of Facebook's data collection as well as

information about how Facebook processes and uses the data. Your rights concerning this matter and settings options to protect your privacy are also published there.

You can prevent the transmission and storage of data about yourself personally and about your surfing habits if you log out of Facebook. You must log out of Facebook

before you visit our website. Moreover, a browser add-on called "Facebook Blocker" is available at the following link. "Facebook Blocker" prevents data collection and

disclosure of your visitor data in the future. Facebook Blocker can be found at


We use the "+1" button from the social network, Google Plus, on our website. This social network is operated by Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View,

California 94043, USA (hereinafter called "Google"). The button is identifiable by the "+1" symbol on a white and coloured background.Every time you open a web page

in our website that has a "+1" button, a visual representation of the "+1" button will be loaded and presented from the Google server on the browser you are using via the

"+1" button". The Google server receives a message about which specific web page of our website you are visiting. According to the information available to us, Google

logs your browsing history when a "+1" button is displayed for a period of up to two weeks for system maintenance and troubleshooting purposes. Your visit to our website

is not further evaluated with a "+1" button.If you press the "+1" button while you are logged in to Google Plus, Google collects information about the URL recommended by

you, your IP address, and other browser-related information via your Google profile. This saves your "+1" recommendation and makes it publicly available. Your "+1"

recommendations can be displayed along with your profile name and photo in Google services, organic search results, your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and

ads on the Internet.We have no influence on the amount of data that Google collects with the "+1" button. According to the information available to us personal data is

not collected. The IP address is collected and processed only for users who are logged into Google Plus.For the Google privacy policy about "+1" buttons as well as

additional information about collection, disclosure, and use of data by Google, see .


Plugins of the social network Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA („Instagram“) have been integrated in our website. You can identify these

links by the Instagram logo and the text “Instagram” on our website (an Instagram plugin is not used).If you click on one of these links, your browser connects directly to

Instagram’s servers. This informs Instagram that you have visited our website. When visiting our website, if you click a link and are logged in to your personal Instagram

account, Instagram can associate your visit with your account.The purpose and scope of the information that is collected and the further processing and use of this information

by Instagram can be found in the Instagram privacy policy available at .Please log out of your Instagram user account

if you do not want Instagram to associate your visit to our website with your Instagram user account.

Use of Videos (Youtube)

We also use links to the external Internet platform YouTube, a service provided by YouTube LLC, headquartered at 901 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, U.S. (YouTube).

YouTube links on our website can be identified by the YouTube logo and the text “youtube” (a YouTube plugin is not used).If you click on one of these links, the YouTube plugins

are activated and your browser connects directly to YouTube’s servers. When visiting our website, if you click a link and are logged in to your personal YouTube user account,

YouTube is informed that you visited our website. YouTube can associate your visit to our website with your account.This information is transmitted to and saved by YouTube.

If you want to prevent this, you must log out of your YouTube account before clicking the link. The functions assigned to the YouTube links, in particular the transmission of

information and user data, are not activated solely by virtue of having visited our website; they are only activated after you click on one of the YouTube links.

The purpose and scope of the information that is collected and the further processing and use of this information by YouTube, together with your rights and the

settings you can make to protect your privacy can be found in YouTube’s privacy guidelines available at .

Use of Youtube in extended data protection mode

We use YouTube’s extended data protection mode to embed videos on our website. Like most other websites, however, YouTube also uses cookies to collect information on users to its website. YouTube uses them for a range of purposes, among others to acquire video statistics, prevent fraud, and improve user-friendliness. This also establishes a connection with the Google DoubleClick network. Clicking to play a video may trigger further data processing procedures, over which we have no influence. More information on how YouTube uses your data can be found in the privacy guidelines available at .

Amendment to our dataprotection provisions

In order to comply with thecurrent legal requirements and to be able to adapt our data protection

policyin the event of changes to our services (e.g. launch of new services), wereserve the right to occasionally amend our data protection policy.

As such, the respective new dataprotection policy shall apply to any new visits to our website.

Last amended: 25 May 2018