The Vignold Group GmbH, Christinenstr. 1, 40880 Ratingen, Germany (hereafter referred to as “VIGNOLD”) is the operator of the website and would therefore like to inform you in the following privacy statement about the extent to which data will be gathered during use of our website and for what purpose this data will be used.


When you visit our website, the web server will temporarily save the connection data of the requesting computer, the webpages you visit, the date and time, and the identification of the browser, as a standard system security measure.
This data will be deleted or made anonymous no later than 4 weeks after it is collected.
Please note that data transmitted over the internet (e.g. communication via unencrypted e-mail) can present vulnerability risks in security. Complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible without encryption. For this reason, we use SSL encryption as a matter of principle (https://…) for the transmission of data between our server and your internet browser.


We use “cookies” in a few areas of our website in order to follow the preferences of our visitors and optimize our webpages accordingly. This serves to facilitate navigation and maximize your ease and convenience in using our website. Cookies are small files that are stored on a visitor’s hard drive. They allow us to retain information over a certain period of time and identify the visitor’s computer.


We would like to inform you that while your message will be encrypted when it is transmitted to our mail server, delivery via the internet may still be unencrypted.
Therefore we ask that you do not include confidential information in the standard contact form or unencrypted e-mails.
We will only store the information collected in the contact form such as name, phone number, e-mail address, and message for the purpose of responding to your request. It will not be shared with any third parties. After the request has been handled, this information will be erased. Data will only be stored beyond this point within the context of statutory mail traffic data archiving requirements, for a maximum of up to 10 years.


This website uses Google Analytics, a Google Inc. (“Google”) web analysis service.
Google Analytics uses “cookies,” text files that are stored on your computer and allow analysis of your website use. The information generated by the cookie about your website use will generally be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there.
By activating IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google within member states of the European Union, or within other countries party to the EEA Agreement. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there.
This information will be used by Google on behalf of the operator of this website, for the purpose of evaluating your website usage, compiling reports on website activity, and providing additional services related to the use of the website and the internet as it concerns the website operator.
The IP address transmitted from your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be amalgamated with other Google data.
You may choose to block the storage of cookies by using the respective setting in your browser software. Furthermore, you may choose to prevent Google’s gathering of data generated by the cookie and obtained through your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as Google’s processing of this data, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:
As the maintainer of this website, we have entered into a separate agreement with Google Analytics regarding commissioned data processing in accordance with section 11 of the German Federal Data Protection Act.

Use of SalesViewer® technology

This website uses SalesViewer® technology from SalesViewer® GmbH on the basis of the website operatorís legitimate interests (Section 6 paragraph 1 lit.f GDPR) in order to collect and save data on marketing, market research and optimisation purposes.

In order to do this, a javascript based code, which serves to capture company-related data and according website usage. The data captured using this technology are encrypted in a non-retrievable one-way function (so-called hashing). The data is immediately pseudonymised and is not used to identify website visitors personally.

The data recording and storage can be repealed at any time with immediate effect for the future, by clicking on in order to prevent SalesViewer® from recording your data. In this case, an opt-out cookie for this website is saved on your device. If you delete the cookies in the browser, you will need to click on this link again.


On our website, you have the option of signing up for our free newsletter. The newsletter contains up-to-date information on VIGNOLD and other VIGNOLD Group companies. To sign up, we require your e-mail address. You can share your name with us, but it is not required. If you do share your name with us, we will only use it for the purpose of addressing you personally.
After submitting the sign-up form, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from us.
Your registration will then take effect once you have clicked on the link in the confirmation e-mail. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. To do so, use the unsubscribe function on our website or use the link for cancellation that will appear at the end of each e-mail. Your e-mail address will then immediately be deleted from our mailing list.
Our newsletter is distributed by the service provider CleverReach GmbH & Co. KG, Mühlenstr. 43, 26180 Rastede Germany, who have been instructed to comply with our data privacy policy in carrying out this service.


If you have questions about the collecting, processing, or use of your personal data, wish to exercise your right as data subject to access, rectify, delete, or block information, or wish to retract previously given consent, please contact us at VIGNOLD: