Data protection

Data protection statement of the company Knipex Werk C. Gustav Putsch KG

The protection of your privacy when using our websites is important to us. We would therefore request you to read the following information:

Use and passing-on of personal data

Personal data refer to information which may be directly assigned to your person, such as your name, your address, your telephone number and your email address. We are only permitted to collect your personal data if you have given your consent or the law allows it.

The personal data collected from our websites are used only to process your inquiries or orders. Your data are not passed on to third parties. 


The internet pages use so-called cookies in part which serve to make our offering more user friendly, more effective and secure. Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer and stored by your browser. The so-called cookie ID consists of an alphanumerical value which does not permit any conclusions to be drawn as to your person. We also do not make any connection between your name or your email address when registering for our newsletter (see below) and the cookie ID. Most of the cookies we use are so-called session cookies and are deleted automatically after the end of your visit. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google“). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, which are text files stored on your computer to facilitate an analysis of your use of the website.

The information on your use of this website (including your IP address) which has been generated by the cookie is transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA. Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, compile reports on the website activities for the website operators and provide services associated with the use of the website and the internet.

Google may also transfer these data to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process these data for Google. Under no circumstances will Google link your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of the cookies by a corresponding setting in your browser software; we would like to point out, however, that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of the website.

You can also prevent the sending of the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and referring to your use of the website to Google and the processing of these 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. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website: deactivate Google Analytics

Further information is provided at and at (general information on Google Analytics and data protection). We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “gat._anonymizeIp();“ in order to guarantee an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).“

This website uses Google Analytics reports on demographic features in which data are used from interest-related advertising of Google and hit data of third providers (e.g. age, gender and interests). These data cannot be traced to a specific person and may be deactivated at any time using the ads settings.




Our website uses Piwik which is a so-called web analysis service. Piwik uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files stored on your computer and which we use to analyse the use of the website. For this purpose, the information on use (including your abbreviated IP address) generated by the cookie are transferred to our server and stored for use analysis purposes for our website optimisation. Your IP address is immediately anonymised in this process so that you as user remain anonymous to us. The information generated by the cookie on your use of this website will not be passed on to third parties. You can prevent the use of the cookies by a corresponding setting in your browser software. It may be, however, that you will then not be able to make full use of all functions of this website.

If you do not consent to the storage and analysis of these data from your visit, you may oppose the storage and use by mouse click in the following. In this case a so-called opt-out cookie will be stored in your browser which will mean that Piwik will collect no session data. 

Externe Links

For your optimum information you will find links on our pages which refer to third party pages. We have no influence whatsoever on the content and layout of these pages from other parties. The guarantees provided by this data protection statement do not of course apply here.


If you would like to subscribe to our newsletter, you must state the email address to which we may send the newsletter. On providing your email address, you consent to us using it to send the newsletter and inform you about what’s new.

On opening the first automatically generated confirmation mail for the procurement of the newsletter and on opening every newsletter email, the following data are also sent to us: 

  • Date of registration whether subscribers have deregistered from the newsletter
  • Selected links
  • Any returned emails (for example, if an email account is full or does not exist).

On subscribing to the newsletter you consent to the use of these data. Your data will not be used for any other purpose and in particular they will not be passed on to third parties.

You can of course deregister from the newsletter at any time and revoke the consent you have given for the future. To do so, please click on the corresponding link in the newsletter you have been sent. You can also deregister by clicking on the Deregister button on the website using the form for the newsletter. If your email address changes, deregister as described above and register with your new email address.


This internet page contains at least one plug-in from YouTube, which belongs to Google Inc., domiciled in San Bruno/California, USA. As soon as you visit pages of our internet presence equipped with a YouTube plug-in, a connection to the servers of YouTube is set up. The Youtube server is notified about which particular page of our internet presence you visited. Should you also be logged into your YouTube account, you would enable YouTube to directly assign your surfing behavior to your personal profile. You can avoid this possibility of assignment by logging off from your account beforehand. Further information on the collection and use of your data by YouTube may be obtained from the data protection information at

Right to data deletion

As user, you are entitled to free information on the personal data stored on you. You also have the right to correction, blocking or deletion of these data in accordance with the law. For this purpose, please send your email to datenschutzknipexde.

Further information and contacts

Please address any further questions you may have on this data protection statement to:

C. Gustav Putsch KG
Oberkamper Str. 13
42349 Wuppertal

or send a message to: datenschutzknipexde