Data protection

At pressrelations we attach great importance to the protection of your personal data and therefore adhere strictly to the regulations of the Data Protection Basic Regulation and the Telemedia Act. With this declaration we therefore inform you which data is collected and used by us for which purpose.

pressrelations collects your personal data such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone and fax number exclusively for the purpose for which you provide your data (e.g. for processing information requests or sending newsletters). We use this data to provide and constantly improve information and services in accordance with your wishes. Your personal data will only be used within pressrelations GmbH. Basically it is our claim that your personal data is collected, processed and used in accordance with the legal data protection regulations.



f) (...) "processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data, in particular where the data subject is a child. " (...)


In the event of breaches of data protection law, the data subject shall have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority for data protection issues is the data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. The following link will take you to the responsible data protection officer and his contact details:

Right to information, correction, deletion and blocking of data

If you have any questions regarding data protection or requests for correction, blocking or deletion of your personal data, please address them directly to one of the contact options listed in the imprint.

Changes to our data regulations

The data protection information will be adapted to the extent necessary in order to reflect data protection-relevant changes to our services in the data protection information, e.g. when introducing new services or in order to comply with current legal requirements.

Please check this page from time to time to keep up to date. Please refer to the top of this page for the current status of the terms of use.

SSL or TLS encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content that you send to us as the site operator, our website uses SSL or TLS encryption. This means that data that you transmit via this website cannot be read by third parties. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the "https://" address line of your browser and by the lock symbol in the browser line.

Information on

In server log files, the provider of the website automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Hostname of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

These data are not merged with other data sources. The data processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

If you contact us by e-mail or via the contact form, the information you provide will be stored and used for the purpose of processing your enquiry and for possible follow-up questions.

If you wish to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you agree to the owner of the e-mail address provided and to receive the newsletter.
We use the so-called double opt-in procedure to ensure that the newsletter is sent in an agreed manner. In the course of this procedure, the potential recipient can be added to a mailing list. The user then receives a confirmation e-mail to confirm the registration in a legally secure manner. Only if the confirmation takes place, the address is taken up actively in the distributor.

We use these data exclusively for the dispatch of the requested information and offers.

Newsletter2Go is used as newsletter software. Your data will be transmitted to Newsletter2Go GmbH. Newsletter2Go is prohibited from selling your data and from using it for purposes other than sending newsletters. Newsletter2Go is a German, certified supplier, which was selected after the requirements of the data security basic regulation and the Federal Law for Data Protection.

Further information can be found here:

You can revoke your consent to the storage of data, e-mail address and their use to send the newsletter at any time, for example via the "Unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.

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 will generally be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. However, by activating IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google in advance within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it will be shortened. 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 relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google.

With the help of Google Analytics, pressrelations uses non-personalized information about the IP address, date of the website visit as well as the duration on the respective subpages. These data are evaluated by us for statistical purposes in order to continuously improve our offer. You can prevent the storage of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your browser software.


You can always use the tracking web analysis for the future. You can download and install the extension for your browser on the corresponding Google websites. If you're using multiple devices or browsers, you'll need to opt out again on each of your devices or browsers.

You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link . You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link: Deactivate Google Analytics. An opt-out cookie is set to prevent your data from being collected in the future when you visit this website.

For more information on terms of use and privacy, please visit or We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code "gat._anonymizeIp();" in order to guarantee anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

Tracking pixel:
We use a so-called Facebook pixel on our website to collect anonymous data on page views, enquiries and newsletter subscriptions. No personal data such as Facebook profile, e-mail addresses or names are transmitted to pressrelations.

Recommend button:
This is only a link and not a so-called "social plugin". If you do not use the button, no information is transmitted to Facebook and no Facebook cookie is placed on your computer.

As soon as you click on the Recommend button without being logged in to Facebook, the Facebook login screen opens in a new window. At the same time, Facebook places a cookie on your hard drive.

Pages within Facebook are operated exclusively by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). The data that Facebook collects on these pages is therefore beyond the knowledge and control of pressrelations.

For general information, please visit and

On our pages functions of the service Instagram are integrated. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to associate visiting our pages with your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the pages, we do not have any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Instagram.

For more information, please refer to Instagram's privacy policy:

On our pages, functions of the Twitter service are integrated. As soon as you click on the button without being logged in to Twitter, the Twitter login screen opens in a new window. At the same time, Twitter places a cookie on your hard drive. If you click the button as a already logged in Twitter user, Twitter can assign the visit to your Twitter account.

Pages within Twitter are exclusively operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (Twitter). The data that Twitter collects on these pages is therefore beyond the knowledge and control of pressrelations.

For general information, please visit You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings at .

Our website uses plugins from the YouTube site operated by Google. The site is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plug-in, a connection is established to YouTube's servers. The Youtube server will be informed which of our pages you have visited. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, you can allow YouTube to associate your surfing behaviour directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

You can find more information about the handling of user data in YouTube's privacy policy at

LinkedIn Insight Tag
We use a so-called LinkedIn Insight tag on our website to collect anonymous data on page views, enquiries and newsletter subscriptions. No personal data, e.g. LinkedIn profile, e-mail addresses or names are transmitted to pressrelations.

Recommend button
This is only a link and not a so called "social plugin". If you do not use the button, no information will be transmitted to LinkedIn and no LinkedIn will be placed on your computer.

Pages within LinkedIn are operated exclusively by LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Plaza, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland. Which data LinkedIn collects on these pages is therefore beyond the knowledge and sphere of influence of pressrelations.

General notes and further information can be found at:

Who's Hotjar?
Hotjar Ltd. is a European start-up based in Malta, which was founded in June 2014. Hotjar complies with the provisions of the Data Protection Act, Chapter 440 of the Laws of Malta, which implements all relevant European Union directives on data protection.

How does Hotjar work?
Hotjar is a service that analyses user behaviour and feedback on websites through a combination of analysis and feedback tools. This gives an "overall picture" of how the end-user experience and performance of our website can be improved. Cookies collect non-personally identifiable information, including standard Internet log data and information about your patterns of behavior when you visit We do this so that we can provide you with a better user experience, identify preferences, diagnose technical problems, analyze trends, and optimize your experience. The sole purpose of this data collection is to improve your user experience on our website.

For more information about how Hotjar works, collects and stores data, please visit:

Hotjar opt-out
You can deactivate or reactivate the collection of data by simply clicking on the following link.

This website has been compiled with the greatest possible care. Nevertheless, no guarantee can be given for the correctness and accuracy of the information contained. Any liability for damages arising directly or indirectly from the use of this website is excluded, unless based on intent or gross negligence by pressrelations.
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Data Protection Officer

This data protection notice was created with the kind assistance of

If you have any questions regarding the treatment of data by pressrelations GmbH, please contact our data protection officer at any time:

Frank Gundlach
Hafenstraße 1a
23568 Lübeck

Fon: 0451 - 16085226
Fax:  0451 - 1608529926