Processed data

When you visit our website, we store access data in so-called server log files. This is data that is provided by your browser and is not personally identifiable:


- Browser type/version

- Operating system used

- Referrer URL (the previously visited page)

- Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)

- Time and date of the server request



Our website uses cookies to store user-specific data. Category 1 (necessary) cookies are used, which help make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.


Personal data

Walter Pölzl GmbH collects, processes and uses your personal data only with your consent, commissioning or order for the purposes agreed with you or if there is another legal basis in accordance with the DSGVO; this in compliance with the provisions of data protection and civil law.Only those personal data are collected that are necessary for the implementation and processing of our services or that you have voluntarily provided to us.Personal data are all data that contain individual details about personal or factual circumstances, for example name, address, email address, telephone number, date of birth, age, gender, social security number, video recordings, photos, voice recordings of persons as well as biometric data such as fingerprints. Sensitive data, such as health data or data related to criminal proceedings, may also be included.


Information and deletion
As a customer or, more generally, as a data subject, you have the right at any time to obtain information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing, as well as the right to rectification, data transmission, objection, restriction of processing and blocking or deletion of incorrect or inadmissibly processed data. Insofar as there are changes to your personal data, we request that you inform us accordingly. You have the right to revoke your consent to the use of your personal data at any time. Your request for information, deletion, correction, objection and/or data transfer, in the latter case provided that this does not involve a disproportionate effort, can be directed to the address of our company indicated in point 8. If you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data by us violates the applicable data protection law or that your data protection claims have been violated in any other way, you have the option of complaining to the competent supervisory authority. In Austria, the data protection authority is responsible for this.


Data security
Your personal data is protected by appropriate organizational and technical precautions. These precautions relate in particular to protection against unauthorized, illegal or even accidental access, processing, loss, use and manipulation. Notwithstanding our efforts to maintain an appropriately high level of due diligence at all times, it cannot be ruled out that information you disclose to us via the Internet may be viewed and used by other persons. Please note that we therefore accept no liability whatsoever for the disclosure of information due to errors in data transmission not caused by us and/or unauthorized access by third parties (e.g. hacking attack on email account or telephone, interception of faxes).


Use of the data
We process personal data for the purpose of order processing and contract fulfillment or on the basis of your separate consent and in compliance with legal retention periods in compliance with all provisions of the DSGVO.


Transmission of data to third parties
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 this 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.


The following cookies are used by Google Analytics:



This is a persistent cookie used by Google Analytics to distinguish unique users and expires after 2 years.



This is a session cookie used by Google Analytics to distinguish unique users and expires after 24 hours.



This is a session cookie used by Google Analytics to limit the number of requests to and expires after 1 minute.



This is a persistent cookie used by Google Ads to track user interactions with ads and expires after 2 years.



This is a persistent cookie used by Google to store user preferences and information such as language and region, and expires after 6 months.


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 can object to the collection and storage of data at any time with effect for the future. In view of the discussion about the use of analysis tools with complete IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()" and therefore IP addresses are only processed in abbreviated form in order to exclude direct personal references.



Some recipients of your personal data may be located outside your country or may process your personal data there. The level of data protection in other countries may not be the same as in Austria. However, we only transfer your personal data to countries for which the EU Commission has decided that they have an adequate level of data protection or we take measures to ensure that all recipients have an adequate level of data protection for which we conclude standard contractual clauses (2010/87/EC and/or 2004/915/EC).



We use Mailchimp from The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308 USA (Mailchimp) to send our newsletter. This allows us to contact subscribers directly. In addition, we analyze your usage behavior in order to optimize our offer.


For this purpose, we share the following personal data with Mailchimp:


E-mail address
First name
Last name


In addition, Mailchimp collects the following personal data using cookies and other tracking methods: Information about your terminal device (IP address, device information, operating system, browser ID, information about the application you use to read your emails and other information about hardware and internet connection. In addition, usage data is collected such as date and time, when you opened the email / campaign and browser activity (e.g. which emails / web pages were opened). Mailchimp needs this data to ensure the security and reliability of the systems, compliance with the terms of use and the prevention of abuse. This corresponds to the legitimate interest of Mailchimp (according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO) and serves the execution of the contract (according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO). Furthermore, Mailchimp evaluates performance data, such as the delivery statistics of emails and other communication data. This information is used to create usage and performance statistics of the services.


For more information on opt-out and removal options against Mailchimp, please visit:


Disclosure of data mishaps
We strive to ensure that data breaches are identified at an early stage and, if necessary, reported to you or the relevant supervisory authority without delay, including the respective categories of data affected.


Retention of data
In accordance with the principle of data minimization, we will not retain data for longer than is necessary to fulfill our contractual or legal obligations. Apart from legal retention periods, personal data will be stored for no longer than is necessary for the fulfillment of the processing purpose or for the collection and defense of legal claims within the meaning of Art. 17 para. 3 lit. e DSGVO.


Our contact details
The protection of your data is particularly important to us. We are always available for your questions or revocation under the contact details listed below.


Pölzl GmbH
industrial park 2
A-8510 Stainz


Phone: +43(0)3463 / 39 93