Data protection

KARL MAYER Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH is pleased that you are visiting its website and we are delighted that you are interested in our company, products and services. Protecting your personal data throughout the entire business process is extremely important to us.

We want you to feel safe and secure whilst using our website.

We will now explain what data KARL MAYER Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH will record during your visit to our website, and how we will use this information.

When you visit our website, as standard, our webserver will temporarily record your access data for security purposes. These will include your computer’s IP address, the website from which you are visiting our site, the date and duration of your visit, and the type of browser and operating system being used. Personal data, such as your name, address, telephone number and E-mail address, will not be recorded, unless you give this information voluntarily, e.g. for registration purposes, filling-in a survey, processing an order, or requesting information.

The data will only be analysed for statistical purposes and will never be passed on to a third party. Furthermore, personal data containing individual details of a personal or technical nature relating to a particular or identifiable person will only stored if you consent to this within the framework of our Internet service.

We will only use the personal data provided by you for the technical administration of the website, for customer management, or for processing orders. We will use these data in our product-related surveys only in individual cases, when you have previously given your consent or when – as far as legal regulations provide for this – you have not made any objection. Your personal data will never be passed on to another company or organisation without your consent. For the purpose of advertising, market research or the needs-based design of our services, we reserve the right to produce anonymous user profiles, as long as you do not object to these compilations.

KARL MAYER Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH will take all the necessary technical and organisational security measures to protect your personal data from manipulation or access by any unauthorised third party. Your data will be stored in a secure operating environment, which cannot be accessed by the general public.

Google Analytics

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 (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. The link is:

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

The Public Directory of Procedures of KARL MAYER Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH, Obertshausen
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Use of reCAPTCHA

In order to protect input forms on our site, we use the “reCAPTCHA” service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter "Google." By means of this service it can be distinguished whether the corresponding input is of human origin or is created improperly by automated machine processing.

To our knowledge, the referrer URL, the IP address, the behaviour of the website visitors, information about the operating system, browser and length of stay, cookies, display instructions and scripts, user input behaviour and mouse movements in the “reCAPTCHA” checkbox are conveyed to “Google.” Google uses the information obtained, among other things, to digitize books and other printed matter as well as to optimize services such as Google Street View and Google Maps (e.g. house number and street name recognition).

The IP address provided as part of “reCAPTCHA” is not merged with other data from Google unless you are logged into your Google Account at the time the "reCAPTCHA" plug-in is used. If you want to prevent this transmission and storage of data by “Google” about you and your behaviour on our website, you must log out of “Google” before you visit our site or before using the reCAPTCHA plug-in.

The use of the “reCAPTCHA” service is according to the Google Terms of Use: