Terms of registration

Festo Data Privacy Statement

Safeguarding your personal data is a serious matter for the Festo Group. We want you to feel safe and secure when you visit our websites. The protection of your privacy is an important objective for us when processing your personal data.

Acquisition and Processing of Personal Data
Our web server stores the IP address allocated by the Internet provider, the URL from which you have accessed our website, the websites visited by yourself and the date and time of your visit on a routine basis. In some cases, Festo utilises so-called cookies in order to be able to place more individualised services at your disposal. Personal data are only stored if they are entered by yourself, for example when you fill in a registration form or a survey, participate in a raffle or enter into a contract.

Use and Forwarding of Personal Data and Earmarking for Specific Purposes
Your personal data are acquired, processed and utilised in accordance with applicable data privacy regulations, strictly for the purpose of contract execution and for the protection of our own legitimate business interests with regard to customer support and consultation, and for product development in accordance with actual market requirements.

Right to Obtain Information and Public Procedures Index
Upon request, and in accordance with applicable law, we will provide you with written notification indicating whether or not and which of your personal data we maintain. The types of entries maintained are summarised in our public procedures index in accordance with § 4e BDSG (German federal data privacy law).

Festo makes use of technical and organisational security measures in order to safeguard personal data administered by ourselves against inadvertent or premeditated manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures are continuously enhanced in keeping with new technological developments.

If you have questions regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact our data privacy administrator directly. He is also prepared to assist you with requests for information, suggestions and complaints.

Data Privacy Administrator
Juergen Lang
Festo AG & Co. KG
Ruiter Str. 82
73734 Esslingen