Takko Holding GmbH (in the following: Takko) takes the protection of personal data very seriously. For Takko, it is very important that all users of the Takko online offerings are always aware when and which data is being recorded and for which purposes it is being used. Takko uses technical and organizational measures to ensure compliance with the data protection regulations, including by all external service providers operating in this area on behalf of Takko.
Personal data refers to information that can be used to identify individual persons. This includes names, addresses, postal addresses, or phone numbers. Information that cannot be linked with a concretely identifiable individual (such as the total number of visitors of a website) is not regarded personal data. You can generally use the online offerings of Takko without disclosing your identity.
When you want to contact Takko, you will be asked to provide your name and other personal details. It is your free decision whether you wish to provide these data. Certain information is required for several functions, such as subscribing to our newsletter, are is marked as obligatory entries. Should any other information be requested, it is provided on a voluntary basis.
The information and personal data about you will be recorded by Takko on dedicated protected servers. This are protected against loss, destruction, or access, manipulation, or disclosure by unauthorized parties by technical and organizational measures. The data can only be accessed by selected authorized personnel who are responsible for the technical, commercial, and editorial operation of the servers. Despite our regular controls, a full and comprehensive protection against all dangers and threats is not feasible.
The personal data recorded as part of your use of these online offerings will be transmitted in unencrypted form via the internet. No confidential information should be transmitted in this manner.
When you visit our websites, certain data will be recorded on our Takko servers for security and statistical purposes (including your IP address, time and date of your visit, and accessed webpages). These can be used to identify you personally. You IP address will, however, not be used to identify you personally. Takko has the right to use the recorded IP addresses for (anonymous) statistical analyses.
Takko will also use your name, postal address, email address, or phone number to inform you about interesting Takko offers. The collection, processing, and use of this data requires your consent.
Takko will use all personal data only within the company or at affiliated companies (Takko Holding GmbH, based in Telgte, Germany). Other companies will also have access to this data insofar as they provide a service on behalf of Takko. In these cases, Takko will monitor and be responsible for compliance with the data protection regulations.
Takko will not disclose your personal details to third parties without your express consent. This applies in particular to a disclosure for marketing purposes. Takko will, however, disclose the data to authorized bodies insofar as Takko is required to do so by law or court order.
Takko also uses Google Analytics for marketing and optimization purposes. Google Analytics allows a more detailed analysis of user habits. Google explains the technology as follows:
You can prevent the data collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the link below. There will be set an opt- out cookie that prevents the further collection of your information by visiting this website: disable Google Analytics
The Takko websites includes links to the pages of the social networks Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, and Flickr. Takko operates a social media fan page on the named social networks. You can access these pages by clicking the logo of the relevant provider at the bottom of our web pages. The providers are represented by the following logos:
When you access our Takko website and click on the logo of a social media provider, you will be taken to the external pages of that provider. If you are a member of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, or Flickr and logged in at the time, the social media providers can link your visit to the Takko website and your social media user account upon accessing their services. For example, when you click on the Facebook logo, your browser will forward the relevant information directly to Facebook, where it will be recorded.
If you do not wish the social media providers to collect or store data about your visit from our Takko website, you need to log out of the relevant social media accounts at the networks in question before clicking the logo of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, or Flickr. The information, including your user IP address, is not disclosed immediately upon visiting our website, but only upon actively clicking on the relevant logo of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest or Flickr.
If you wish to know more about the extent and scope of the data that is recorded and the processing and use of that data by the social media provider or about any possible privacy settings, please refer to the data protection statements of the providers via the following links:
1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto
CA 94304, USA
795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco
CA 94107, USA
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View
CA 94043, USA
635 High Street, Palo Alto
CA 94301, USA
701 First Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94089, USA
Children and young people under the age of 18 should not provide any personal details to Takko without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. Takko will not require, collect, or disclose the personal details of minors to any third parties. For the benefits of our younger customers, all persons under the age of 16 are excluded from participating in our VIP service.
The online offerings of Takko include links to other websites. Takko has no influence about whether the operators of the linked websites comply with current data protection requirements.
As our user, you have the right to be informed about the data about you that is recorded or stored by us. This can include the right to the amendment, blocking, or deletion of this data.
You can withdraw your consent to the storing and use of your personal data for advertising and marketing purposes at any time:
For more information about this data protection statement or any other data protection and confidentiality concerns, please contact our data protection officer:
Takko Holding GmbH
of per e-mail: privacy(at)takko.de