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Ludwig Meister GmbH & Co. KG
Based in Dachau
Registered at the Registration Court of Munich (Registergericht München) Commercial Register Section A (HRA) 73650

Otto-Hahn-Str. 11
D-85221 Dachau
Tel: (0049) 8131 3331-0
Fax: (0049) 8131 3331-99

Managing Directors:
Elisabeth Meister
Max Meister, Dipl.-Ing. (degree in engineering)

Partner with unlimited liability:
Ludwig Meister Verwaltungs GmbH
Based in Dachau
Registered at the Registration Court of Munich (Registergericht München) Commercial Register Section B (HRB) 123169

Bank Details:
Sparkasse Dachau (sort code 700 515 40) 407 049
Dresdner Bank (sort code 700 800 00) 565 136 000
Postbank München (sort code 700 100 80) 189 92 – 809
Volksbank Raiffeisenbank Dachau (700 915 00) 115 452
Tax no. 107/167/53005
VAT ID no. DE 129998905

Please send any feedback on our website to:


Notice on external links and own content
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Online content
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Privacy Policy

We are pleased that you are visiting our website. The protection and security of your personal information when using our website is very important to us. We would therefore like to inform you at this point which of your personal data we collect when you visit our website and for what purposes it is used.

This data protection declaration applies to the website of the Ludwig Meister GmbH & Co. KG, which can be reached under the domain as well as the various subdomains ("our website").

Who is responsible and how do I contact you?


for the processing of personal data within the meaning of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Ludwig Meister GmbH & Co. KG
Otto-Hahn-Str. 11
85221 Dachau
(08131) 3331-0


Data protection officer

AGAD Service GmbH
Waldring 43-47
44789 Bochum DE
Dr. Nils Helmke

What is this about?

This data protection declaration meets the legal requirements for transparency in the processing of personal data. This is all information that relates to an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes, for example, information such as your name, your age, your address, your telephone number, your date of birth, your e-mail address, your IP address or user behavior when visiting a website. Information with which we cannot (or only with disproportionate effort) relate to you personally, e.g. through anonymization, are not personal data. The processing of personal data (e.g. the collection, querying, use, storage or transmission) always requires a legal basis and a defined purpose.

Stored personal data are deleted as soon as the purpose of the Processing has been achieved and there are no legitimate reasons for further retention of the data. We will inform you about the specific storage periods and criteria for storage in the individual processing operations. Regardless of this, we store your personal data in individual cases to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and if there are statutory retention requirements.

Who gets my data?

We only pass on your personal data that we process on our website to third parties if this is necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes and in individual cases is covered by the legal basis (e.g. consent or protection of legitimate interests). In addition, we pass on personal data to third parties in individual cases if this serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims. Possible recipients can then e.g. Law enforcement authorities, lawyers, auditors, courts, etc.

Insofar as we use service providers for the operation of our website who, as part of order processing on our behalf, provide personal data in accordance with. Process Art. 28 GDPR, these recipients of your personal data can be. You can find more detailed information on the use of processors and web services in the overview of the individual processing operations.

Do you use cookies?

Cookies are small text files that we send to the browser of your device and store them as part of your visit to our website. As an alternative to using cookies, information can also be stored in the local storage of your browser. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies or local storage (technically necessary cookies). Other cookies, on the other hand, allow us to perform various analyses, so that we are able, for example, to recognize the browser you use when you visit our website again and to transmit various information to us (not necessary cookies). Cookies enable us to make our website more user-friendly and effective for you, for example by tracking your use of our website and by determining your preferred settings (e.g. country and language settings). If third parties process information via cookies, they collect the information directly through your browser. Cookies do not cause any damage to your device. You cannot run programs or contain viruses.

We inform you about the respective services for which we use cookies in the individual processing operations. Detailed information on the cookies used can be found in the cookie settings or in the Consent Manager of this website.

What rights do I have?

Under the conditions of the statutory provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you as a data subject have the following rights:

  • Information in accordance with Art. 15 GDPR about the data stored about you in the form of meaningful information on the details of the processing and a copy of your data;
  • Correction in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR of inaccurate or incomplete data stored by us;
  • Deletion in accordance with Art. 17 GDPR of the data stored by us, insofar as the processing is not necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for the fulfilment of a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims;
  • Restriction of the processing in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR, insofar as the correctness of the data is disputed, the processing is unlawful, we no longer need the data and you refuse to delete it, because you need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or you have objected to the processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR.
  • Data portability in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR, insofar as you have provided us with personal data within the framework of consent pursuant to Art. 6 sec. 1 lit. a GDPR or on the basis of a contract pursuant to Art. 6 sec. 1 lit.b GDPR and these were processed by us by means of automated procedures. You receive your data in a structured, common and machine-readable format or we transmit the data directly to another responsible person, as far as this is technically feasible.
  • In accordance with Art. 21 GDPR, you object to the processing of your personal data, insofar as they are carried out on the basis of Art. 6 sec. 1 lit. e, f GDPR and there are reasons for doing so, which arise from your particular situation or if the objection is directed against direct marketing. The right to object does not exist if overriding, overriding reasons for processing are proven or if the processing is carried out for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims. Insofar as there is no right to object in individual processing operations, this is indicated therein.
  • Revocation in accordance with Art. 7 sec. 3 GDPR of your given consent with effect for the future.
  • Complaint under Art. 77 GDPR to a supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your personal data violates the GDPR. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence, your workplace or our company headquarters.

How will my data be processed in detail?

In the following we will inform you about the individual processing operations, the scope and purpose of the data processing, the legal basis, the obligation to provide your data and the respective storage period. An automated decision in individual cases, including profiling, does not take place.

Provision of the website

Type and scope of processing

When you visit and use our website, we collect the personal data that your browser automatically transmits to our server. The following information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file:

  • IP address of the requesting computer
  • Date and time of access
  • Name and URL the retrieved file
  • website from which access is made (referrer URL)
  • browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer, as well as the name of your access provider

Our website is not hosted by us, but by a service provider who for the purpose of the aforementioned data on our behalf in accordance with. Art. 28 GDPR processed.


Purpose and legal basis

The processing is carried out to safeguard our overriding legitimate interest in displaying our website and ensuring security and stability on the basis of the Art. 6 para. Lit. f GDPR. The collection of data and storage in log files is essential for the operation of the website. There is no right to object to the processing due to the exception according to Art. 21 Paragraph 1 GDPR. Insofar as the further storage of the log files is required by law, the processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. c GDPR. There is no legal or contractual obligation to provide the data, but it is technically not possible to call up our website without providing the data.


Storage duration

The aforementioned data are used for the duration of the display of the website and for technical reasons beyond that for a maximum of 14 days.

Contact Form

Type and scope of processing

On our website, we offer you the option of contacting us using a form provided. The information that is collected via mandatory fields is required to process the request. In addition, you can voluntarily provide additional information that you believe is necessary to process the contact request.

When using the contact form, your personal data will not be passed on to third parties.


Purpose and legal basis

The processing of your data by using our contact form takes place for the purpose of communication and processing of your request on the basis of your consent in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. If your request relates to an existing contractual relationship with us, processing for the purpose of fulfilling the contract is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR. There is no legal or contractual obligation to provide your data, but it is not possible to process your request without providing the information in the mandatory fields. If you do not want to provide this data, please contact us by other means.


Storage period

If you use the contact form on the basis of your consent, we will save the data collected each request for a period of three years, starting with the handling of your request or until you withdraw your consent.

If you use the contact form in the context of a contractual relationship, we will save the data collected for each request Duration of three years from the end of the contractual relationship.


Type and scope of processing

If you register on our website to receive our newsletter, we collect your email address and save this information together with the date of Registration and your IP address. You will then receive an email in which you have to confirm your subscription to the newsletter (double opt-in). If you do not confirm your registration within 72 hours, it will automatically expire and the data will not be processed for sending the newsletter.

To send the newsletter, we use a service of the Sendinblue GmbH who collects your personal data on our behalf in accordance with Process Art. 28 GDPR. Your data will not be passed on to third parties.


Purpose and legal basis

We process your data for the purpose of sending the newsletter on the basis of your consent in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. By unsubscribing from the newsletter, you can withdraw your consent at any time with future effect. Declare Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. There is no legal or contractual obligation to provide your data, but it is not possible to send the newsletter without providing your data.


Storage period

Save after registering for the newsletter we will provide the dates a maximum of 72 hours until the registration is confirmed. After successful confirmation, we will save your data until you withdraw your consent (unsubscribe from the newsletter).

Presences on social media platforms

We maintain so-called fan pages or accounts or channels on the networks mentioned below in order to provide you with information and offers within social networks and to offer you further ways to contact us and to find out about our offers. In the following, we inform you about what data we or the respective social network process from you in connection with the access and use of our fan pages/accounts.


Data we process from you

If you wish to contact us via Messenger or Direct Message via the respective social network, we will normally process your username, through which you contact us and store any other data you provide if this is necessary to process/respond to your request.

The legal basis is Art. 6(1) sentence 1 f) GDPR (processing is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interests of the controller).


(Static) Usage data we receive from the social networks

We receive automatically provided statistics about our accounts through Insights functionalities. The statistics include the total number of page views, likes, page activity and post interactions, reach, video views/views, and the proportion of men/women among our fans/followers.

The statistics contain only aggregated data which cannot be related to individuals. They are not identifiable to us.


What data you process social networks

In order to view the content of our fan pages or accounts, you do not have to be a member of the respective social network and no user account is required for the respective social network.

Please note, however, that when the respective social network is accessed, the social networks also collect and store data from website visitors without a user account (e..B. technical data in order to be able to view the website to you) and use cookies and similar technologies, which we have no influence on. Details can be found in the privacy policy of the respective social network (see the corresponding links above)

If you wish to interact with the content on our fan pages/accounts, e.B.g. comment, share or like our postings/posts and/or contact us via Messenger functions, prior registration with the respective social network and the provision of personal data is required.

We have no influence on the data processing by the social networks in the context of your use. To our knowledge, your data will be stored and processed in particular in connection with the provision of the services of the respective social network, furthermore for the analysis of the usage behaviour (using cookies, pixel/web beacons and similar technologies) on the basis of which advertising based on your interests is played out both within and outside the respective social network. It cannot be excluded that your data will be stored by the social networks outside the EU/EEA and will be passed on to third parties.

Information on, among other things, the exact scope and purposes of the processing of your personal data, the storage period/deletion as well as guidelines on the use of cookies and similar technologies in the context of the registration and use of social networks can be found in the social protection policy/cookie policy. There you will also find information about your rights and possibilities of objection.

XING page

XING is a social network of XING SE based in Hamburg, Germany, which enables the creation of private and professional profiles. Users can maintain their existing contacts and make new ones. Companies can create profiles that upload photos and other company information. Other XING users have access to this information and can write their own articles and share this content with others.

The focus is on professional exchange on professional topics with people who have the same professional interests. In addition, XING is often used by companies and other organizations to hire employees and present themselves as an interesting employer.

For more information about XING, see:

For more information about XING's privacy, see:

We do not collect or process any personal data through our XING corporate page.


Type and scope of processing

We have integrated components from Feedly on our website. Feedly is a service of Devhd, Inc. and offers us the possibility to aggregate content from different social media platforms and present it on our website.

When you access this content, you connect to Devhd, Inc. servers, 285 Hamilton Ave, Ste 250 Palo Alto, CA, 94301-2588, United States, transmitting your IP address and, if applicable, browser data such as your user agent. This data will be processed exclusively for the above purposes and for the maintenance of the security and functionality of Feedly.


Purpose and legal basis

The use of the service is based on our legitimate interests, i.e. interest in a platform-independent provision of content in accordance with Art. 6 sec. 1 lit. f. GDPR.


Storage time

The actual storage time of the processed data is not influenced by us, but is determined by Devhd, Inc.. For more information, see the privacy policy for Feedly:

OneTrust Geolocation

Type and scope of processing

We have integrated OneTrust Geolocation on our website. OneTrust Geolocation is a consent solution of the OneTrust Technology Ltd, 82 St John Street, London, EC1M 4JN, United Kingdom, with which consent to the storage of cookies can be obtained and documented. OneTrust Geolocation uses cookies or other web technologies to recognize users and to store the consent given or revoked.


Purpose and legal basis

The use of the service is based on the legally required consent to receive the use of cookies in accordance with Art. 6 sec. 1 lit.c. GDPR.


Storage time

The actual storage time of the processed data is not influenced by us, but is determined by OneTrust Technology Ltd. For more information, see the privacy policy for OneTrust Geolocation:

Podigee CDN

Type and scope of processing

We use Podigee CDN to properly provide the content of our website. Podigee CDN is a Podigee GmbH service that acts as a Content Delivery Network (CDN) on our website to ensure the functionality of other Podigee GmbH services. For these services, you will find a separate section of this Privacy Policy. This section is only about using the CDN.

A CDN helps to deliver content from our online offering, especially files such as graphics or scripts, faster with the help of regionally or internationally distributed servers. When you access this content, you connect to Podigee GmbH servers, Schlesische Straße 20, 10997 Berlin, Germany, transmitting your IP address and, if applicable, browser data such as your user agent. This data will be processed exclusively for the above purposes and for the maintenance of the security and functionality of Podigee CDN.


Purpose and legal basis

The use of the Content Delivery Network is based on our legitimate interests, i.e. interest in a secure and efficient provision and the optimization of our online offer in accordance with Art. 6 sec. 1 lit. f. GDPR.


Storage time

The actual storage time of the processed data is not influenced by us, but is determined by Podigee GmbH. For more information, see the privacy policy for Podigee CDN:


(5) Der Versand des Newsletters und die mit ihm verbundene Erfolgsmessung erfolgt auf Grundlage einer Einwilligung der Empfänger gem. Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. a, Art. 7 DSGVO.

(6) Diese Website nutzt SendinBlue für den Versand von Newslettern. Anbieter ist SendinBlue SAS, 55 rue d’Amsterdam, 75008 Paris, Frankreich. SendinBlue ist ein Dienst, mit dem der Newsletterversand organisiert und analysiert werden kann. Die von Ihnen zwecks Newsletterbezug eingegebenen Daten (z.B. E-Mail-Adresse) werden auf den Servern von SendinBlue gespeichert. Unsere mit SendinBlue versandten Newsletter ermöglichen uns die Analyse des Verhaltens der Newsletterempfänger. Hierbei kann u. a. analysiert werden, wie viele Empfänger die Newsletternachricht geöffnet haben und wie oft welcher Link im Newsletter angeklickt wurde. Bei allen Links in der E-Mail handelt es sich um sogenannte Tracking-Links, mit denen Ihre Klicks gezählt werden können. Wenn Sie keine Analyse durch SendinBlue wollen, müssen Sie den Newsletter abbestellen. Hierfür stellen wir in jeder Newsletternachricht einen entsprechenden Link zur Verfügung. Des Weiteren können Sie Ihre Einwilligung auch jederzeit mit Wirkung für die Zukunft per E-Mail an widerrufen.



(1) Diese Website nutzt den Webanalysedienst Matomo, um die Nutzung unserer Website analysieren und regelmäßig verbessern zu können. Über die gewonnenen Statistiken können wir unser Angebot verbessern und für Sie als Nutzer interessanter ausgestalten. Rechtsgrundlage für die Nutzung von Matomo ist Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. f DS-GVO.

(2) Für diese Auswertung werden Cookies (näheres dazu in § 3) auf Ihrem Computer gespeichert. Die so erhobenen Informationen speichert der Verantwortliche ausschließlich auf unseren durch maxcluster gehosteten Servern in Deutschland. Die Auswertung können Sie einstellen durch Löschung vorhandener Cookies und die Verhinderung der Speicherung von Cookies. Die Verhinderung der Speicherung von Cookies ist durch die Einstellung in ihrem Browser möglich. 

Die Verhinderung des Einsatzes von Matomo ist möglich, indem Sie den folgenden Haken entfernen und so das Opt-out-Plug-in aktivieren

(3) Diese Website verwendet Matomo mit der Erweiterung „AnonymizeIP“. Dadurch werden IP-Adressen gekürzt weiterverarbeitet, eine direkte Personenbeziehbarkeit kann damit ausgeschlossen werden. Die mittels Matomo von Ihrem Browser übermittelte IP-Adresse wird nicht mit anderen von uns erhobenen Daten zusammengeführt. 

(4) Das Programm Matomo ist ein Open-Source-Projekt. Informationen des Drittanbieters zum Datenschutz erhalten Sie unter

Mouseflow (nur für angemeldete Unternehmenskunden)

Diese Website verwendet Mouseflow für angemeldete Unternehmenskunden, um den Produkt-Service zu verbessern. Es ist ein Webanalyse-Tool der Mouseflow ApS, Flaesketorvet 68, 1711 Kopenhagen, Dänemark. Die Datenverarbeitung dient dem Zweck der Analyse dieser Website und ihrer Besucher. Dazu werden Daten zu Marketing- und Optimierungszwecken gesammelt und gespeichert. Aus diesen Daten können unter einem Pseudonym Nutzungsprofile erstellt werden. Hierzu können Cookies eingesetzt werden. Bei dem Webanalyse-Tool Mouseflow werden zufällig ausgewählte einzelne Besuche (nur mit anonymisierter IP-Adresse) aufgezeichnet. Hierbei entsteht ein Protokoll der Mausbewegungen und Klicks mit der Absicht einzelne Website-Besuche stichprobenartig abzuspielen und potentielle Verbesserungen für die Website daraus abzuleiten. Die mit Mouseflow erhobenen Daten werden ohne die gesondert erteilte Zustimmung des Betroffenen nicht dazu benutzt, den Besucher dieser Website persönlich zu identifizieren und nicht mit personenbezogenen Daten über den Träger des Pseudonyms zusammengeführt. Die Verarbeitung erfolgt auf Grundlage des Art. 6 (1) f) DSGVO aus dem berechtigten Interesse an direkter Kundenkommunikation und an der bedarfsgerechten Gestaltung der Website. Sie haben das Recht aus Gründen, die sich aus Ihrer besonderen Situation ergeben, jederzeit gegen diese auf Art. 6 (1) f DSGVO beruhende Verarbeitung Sie betreffender personenbezogener Daten zu widersprechen. Dazu können Sie eine Aufzeichnung auf allen Websites, die Mouseflow einsetzen, global für Ihren gerade verwendeten Browser unter folgendem Link deaktivieren:

Wufoo von Surveymonkey

Für die Kontaktaufnahme über unser Kontaktformular verwenden wir den Onlinedienst Wufoo der SurveyMonkey Inc., 101 Lytton Avenue Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA („SurveyMonkey“). Sämtliche Daten, die Sie in das Kontaktformular eingeben, werden in unserem Auftrag auf den Servern von SurveyMonkey in den USA verschlüsselt gespeichert. Zudem wird unter anderem Ihre IP-Adresse an SurveyMonkey übermittelt. Rechtsgrundlage der Datenverarbeitung ist Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f). Wir nutzen das Tool, um eingehende Anfragen einfacher organisieren zu und um eine bessere Nutzermöglichkeit für unsere Seite bereitstellen zu können.

Nähere Informationen zum Datenschutz bei SurveyMonkey sind unter folgendem Link abrufbar:

Die Löschung der Daten erfolgt, sobald die Daten nicht mehr benötigt werden, um die Anfrage zu bearbeiten.

SurveyMonkey hat sich dem US-Privacy-Shield-Abkommen zwischen der EU und den USA zur Erhebung, Nutzung und Speicherung personenbezogener Daten unterworfen, um die Sicherheit Ihrer Daten bei der Übermittlung in die USA zu gewährleisten.