Data Protection Policy

The responsible party in terms of data protection laws is:

PE Automotive GmbH & Co. KG

Industriestraße 77
42327 Wuppertal

Collection general information

When you access our website, information of a general nature is automatically collected. This information (server log files) includes, for example, the type of web browser, the operating system that is used, the domain name of your internet service provider and the like. This is the only information that does not allow conclusions to be drawn about your person. This information is technically necessary in order to correctly deliver the contents of web pages requested by you and is mandatory when using the internet. Anonymous information of this kind is statistically evaluated by us, in order to optimise our internet presence and the technology behind it.


Like many other websites, we also use so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are transferred from a website server to your hard drive. This automatically gives us certain data, such as IP address, the browser that is used, the operating system used by your computer and your connection to the internet.
Cookies cannot be used to launch programs or to transfer viruses to a computer. Based on the information contained in cookies, we can facilitate navigation and enable the correct display of our websites.
In no case will the data collected by us be passed on to third parties. In addition, no link with personal data will be established without your consent.
Of course, you can also view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. You can deactivate the use of cookies at any time via the settings of your browser. Please use the help features of your internet browser in order to find out how to change these settings. Please note that some features of our website may not work if you have disabled the use of cookies.


When you sign up to receive our newsletter, the data you provide will be used exclusively for this purpose. Subscribers may also be notified by e-mail about circumstances relevant to the service or registration (such as changes to the newsletter offer or technical conditions).
For an effective registration, we need a valid e-mail address. In order to verify that an application is actually made by the owner of an e-mail address, we use the "Double opt-in" procedure. For this purpose we record the ordering of the newsletter, the sending of a confirmation mail and the receipt of the requested answer. Further data is not collected. The data will be used exclusively for sending the newsletter and will not be passed on to third parties.
Your consent to the storage of your personal data and its usage for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time. In each newsletter you can find a corresponding link to it. In addition, you can unsubscribe from this website at any time or inform us of your wish via the contact option indicated at the end of this privacy notice.

Contact form

If you contact us by e-mail or contact form, the information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the request as well as for possible follow-up questions.

Deletion and/or the blocking of data

We adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data minimisation. Therefore, we only store your personal data for as long as is necessary to achieve the purposes mentioned here or as provided for by the various storage periods prescribed by law. After discontinuation of the respective purpose and/or expiration of these deadlines, the corresponding data will be routinely, and in accordance with the legal regulations, blocked or deleted.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (hereinafter referred to as: 
 Google). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, due to the activation of IP anonymisation on these websites, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address will only will be sent to a Google server in the US and truncated there in exceptional cases. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage for the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by correspondingly setting your browser software; in this case however, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website. In addition, you may prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available in the following link: Browser add on for deactivating Google Analytics.
In addition to, or as an alternative to the browser add on, you can disable the tracking by Google Analytics on our pages by clicking this link. An opt-out cookie will be installed on your device. This will prevent the collection by Google Analytics for this website and for this browser in the future, as long as the cookie remains installed in your browser.

Use of Google Maps

This website uses Google Maps API in order to visually display geographic information. When using Google Maps, Google also collects, processes and uses data about the use of map functions by visitors. For more information about data processing by Google, please refer to Google's privacy policy notice. There, you can also change your personal privacy settings in the privacy centre.
For detailed instructions on how to manage your own data related to Google products, click here.

Embedded YouTube videos

We embed YouTube videos on some of our websites. The corresponding plug-ins are operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit a page with the YouTube plug-in, it will connect to YouTube's servers. YouTube will be informed about which pages you visit. If you are logged into your YouTube account, YouTube can assign your surfing behaviour to you personally. This can be prevented by logging out of your YouTube account beforehand.
If a YouTube video is started, the provider uses cookies that collect information about user behaviour.
Anyone who has disabled the storage of cookies for the Google Ad program will not have to expect such cookies when watching YouTube videos. YouTube also stores non-personal usage information in other cookies. If you want to prevent this, you must block the storage of cookies in the browser.
Further information on data protection at "YouTube" can be found in the privacy policy of the provider at:

Your rights to information, correction, blocking, deletion and opposition

You have the right to receive information about your personal data stored by us at any time. Likewise, apart from the prescribed of data for business transactions, you have the right to correct, block or delete your personal data. Concerning this, please contact our data protection officer. The contact details can be found at the bottom.
For a data block to be taken into account at all times, these data must be stored in a blocked file for control purposes. You can also request the deletion of the data, as long as there is no statutory obligation to archive the data. If such an obligation exists, we will block your data upon request.
You can make changes or revoke your consent by notifying us with effect for the future.

Changes to our data protection policy

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy from time to time in order to ensure that it complies with current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services within the scope of the privacy policy, for example, when introducing new services. Your new visit will then be subject to the new privacy policy.

Questions for the data protection officer

If you have any questions about data protection, please write us an e-mail or contact our data protection officer directly:
PE Automotive GmbH & Co. KG
André Bienkowski

Industriestraße 77
42327 Wuppertal

Tel. +49 202 94 798 - 430
Fax +49 202 94 798 - 199
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