Thank you for visiting our website. We would like to familiarise you with our online data protection principles.
Protecting your privacy is of paramount importance to CAWÖ TEXTIL GmbH & Co. KG. We therefore comply with data protection legislation as a matter of course. Moreover, it is important to us that you always know when we are storing your data and how we are using it.
Generally speaking, it is possible to use our website without providing any personal data. If you use our website for purely informative purposes and do not register or enter your data on any online forms, we will only store the data that your browser transfers to us for technical reasons and for statistical analysis related to the aims of the business, and the security and optimisation of our website. This includes the name of the website requested, the date and time of the visit, the data volume transferred, notification of successful access, browser type and version, the user’s operating system, the site visited previously, the IP address and the requesting provider.
We only gather, process and use personal data when you share this information with us voluntarily. This might be, for example, as part of an enquiry or when you contact us yourself. We only process this data internally for a specific purpose and we do not pass on your data to third parties without your express consent.
On our website, we offer the possibility of registering with us by providing personal information. B2B customers can register with us by authenticating their email account, providing their customer number and their password. We store the registration details in order to have specific content and services readily available on our website and for the purpose of providing a functioning portal. We only pass this data on to third parties insofar as it is necessary for maintaining the system.
The legal basis for processing data is the consent of the user, Art. 6 (1a) GDPR.
The data is erased as soon as it is no longer necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was gathered.
As a user, you have the possibility to have the data held about you amended or deleted at any time.
Information, amendment and erasure
You have the right to request information about the personal data we hold about you, the immediate rectification of any incorrect or incomplete data we hold about you, the erasure of any of the personal data we hold about you insofar as it is not necessary for overriding reasons, the restriction of processing of your personal data, insofar as this is not unlawful, and the transfer of personal data, in a standard and machine-readable format, that you have made available to us.
You can revoke consent previously granted for the collection, processing and use of your personal data for the future without stating reasons.
If you have any questions about this or other issues regarding personal data, you can contact us at any time at the following address:
CAWÖ TEXTIL GmbH & Co. KG
Brookweg 91 · D-48282 Emsdetten
Tel.: +49 (0) 2572/159-0
Fax: +49 (0) 2572/159-200
On our website, we use Matomo, an open-source Web analysis tool (http://matomo.org), to gather and store data for marketing and optimisation purposes. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 (1f) GDPR. This data is made available to CAWÖ TEXTIL GmbH & Co. KG and is not shared with third parties. Usage profiles under a pseudonym may be created from this data. For this purpose, cookies may be used. Cookies are small text files which are saved locally in the cache of the site visitor’s Internet browser. Cookies allow the site to recognise the Internet browser. The data gathered using Matomo will not be used to identify the visitor to the website without the specific prior permission of the person involved, and it will not be combined with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym.
You can delete cookies that have been saved or prevent cookies from being saved via the security settings in your browser. Preventing cookies from being saved can, in some cases, limit the usability of our website.
You can prevent the use of Matomo by clicking on the following link:
We will rectify and complete any saved data as soon as we become aware of any changes. If necessary, we will also inform the data recipient. Stored data is erased via an automatic process once the legal or contractual retention period has expired, or if the data is no longer needed.
Data Protection Officer
If you have any questions or comments related to data privacy or wish to object to the use of your personal data for advertising, market research or opinion polling purposes, please write to our Data Protection Officer: