Privacy Policy

At VEM Group we take the protection of your personal data very seriously. Personal data is only collected on this website as far as it is required for technical reasons. Under no circumstances will we give the data that we have collected to third parties.

The following declaration provides you with an overview of how we provide this protection and what kind of data is collected and for what purpose.

Data processing on this website

The VEM Group collects and automatically stores information that your browser transmits to us in Server Log Files. This information comprises:

  • Browser type/ version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL (site visited previously)
  • IP address/host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of server enquiry

This data cannot be allocated to specific persons by the VEM Group. Combination of this data with other data sources is not undertaken, the data is also deleted on a quarterly basis following statistical evaluation.


VEM uses cookies and active components (such as JAVA Script) in order to observe preferences of visitors and design the website in an optimal manner. You may also refuse acceptance of cookies via your browser settings.

Links to other websites

The VEM website may contain hyperlinks to the websites of other companies. VEM is not responsible for the content or the data protection of these other websites. We recommend that you examine the standards of the operators of such websites for yourself.

Electronic catalogue

You may use the electronic catalogue without limitation via guest access, with freely-selectable user names and passwords we also offer you the opportunity to establish shopping baskets in order to enable rapid access to previous searches. You may delete the shopping baskets again independently.

Right to information

You have the right to information regarding the data relating to your person, its origin and recipients, together with the purpose of the data processing. This right is available at all times. Information regarding information saved is provided by the specialist department of the VEM Group.

Further information

Your trust is important to us. We therefore wish to be available at all times to answer your queries regarding the processing of your personal information. Should you have any questions that could not be answered in this data protection declaration, or if you request more detailed information regarding a specific point, please contact the Data Protection Officer, who can be contacted via the respective plants.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity 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 will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

You may at any time opt out of having your data collected and stored in the future using a browser add-on (click here to download the add-on) or opt-out cookie (click this link to disable tracking in your browser immediately). You may be familiar with the discussion on analysis tools that use complete IP addresses; we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics together with the “_anonymizeip()” extension, which only processes abbreviated IP addresses in order to exclude any personal references.