Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

The protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data is a fundamental right. Pursuant to Article 8(1) of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union and Article 16(1) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, every person has the right to the protection of personal data concerning him or her. The principles and regulations for the protection of natural persons in the processing of your personal data are intended to ensure that your fundamental rights and freedoms and in particular your right to the protection of personal data, regardless of your nationality or place of residence, are safeguarded.

  1. Name and contact details of the person responsible according to Art. 4 Para. 7 DS-GMO and the company data protection officer
    This data protection information applies to data processing by:
    Person in charge:
    Aura Tools GmbH
    personally liable: Managing Director Markus Künkler
    Raiffeisenstrasse 8
    35236 Breidenbach
    Phone: +49 (0) 6465 9111 94-0
    Fax: +49 (0) 6465 9111 94-29
    The company data protection officer of Aura Tools GmbH can be reached at the above address, Mr. Daniel Löwen, or at

  2. Collection and storage of personal data and the type and purpose of its use
    When visiting the website
    When you visit our website, no personal data is collected and processed by us.
    Only when you access our iklick tool (, which is implemented on the website, personal data is collected from you and automatically sent to the server of our website by the browser used on your terminal device. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file.
    The following information is recorded without your intervention and stored until it is automatically deleted:
    IP address of the requesting computer,
    Date and time of access, time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time
    Name and URL of the retrieved file (concrete page),
    Website from which access is made (referrer URL),
    used browser and, if applicable, the operating system and interface of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.
    The above data will be processed by us for the following purposes:

guarantee of a smooth connection setup of the website,
guarantee of a comfortable use of our website,
volume of data transmitted
indication whether download was successful
evaluation of system security and stability as well as
for other administrative purposes.
The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest follows from the purposes listed above for data collection. Under no circumstances do we use the data collected for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you personally.
b) When registering for our newsletter
If, pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO have expressly consented, we use your e-mail address to regularly send you our newsletter. For the receipt of the newsletter is the specification of an e-mail address sufficient. The deregistration is possible at any time, for example via a link at the end of each newsletter. Alternatively, you can also send your unsubscribe request at any time to by e-mail.

  1. Transmission of data
    There will be no transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below.
    We will only share your personal information with third parties if:
    you have given your explicit consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR,
    the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f GDPR is necessary to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding interest worthy of protection in not disclosing your data.
    in the event that a legal obligation exists for the transfer in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c GDPR, as well as
    this is permitted by law and is required by Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b GDPR for the processing of contractual relationships with you.
  2. Use of our tool iklick
    If you would like to order products from the web shop contained in the tool when using our tool iklick ( provided on the website, it is necessary for the conclusion of the contract that you provide the personal data that we require for processing your order. Required information for the execution of the contracts are marked separately, further information is voluntary. We process the data provided by you to process your order. For this purpose we can pass on your payment data to our house bank. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DS-GMO.

To use the tool iklick you can create a customer account, through which we can save your data for future purchases. When you create an account under "My account", the data you have provided will be stored revocably. All other data, including your user account, can always be deleted in the customer area.

We may also process the information you provide to inform you of other interesting products in our portfolio or send you e-mails with technical information and invitations to product demonstrations.
We are obliged by commercial and tax law to store your address, payment and order data for a period of ten years. However, after two years we will limit the processing, i.e. your data will only be used to comply with legal obligations.
To prevent unauthorized access to your personal data, especially financial data, the order process is encrypted using TLS technology.

  1. Cloud Services
    We use software services (so-called „Cloud Services“, also referred to as „Software as a Service) accessible via the internet and executed on the servers of the corresponding providers for the following purposes:

Document storage and administration,
Calendar management and email dispatch,
Spreadsheet and presentation,
Exchange of documents and contents
Information with specified recipients or puplication of websites,
forms or other contents and information as well as
Chats and participation in audio and video conferencing
In this context personal data can be processed and stored on the servers of the corresponding providers, as far as these are part of communication processes with us or, as set in this data privacy statement, processed by us.

These data inparticluar include master data and contact details of the user, data for processes, contracts, other processes and their contents. The providers of cloud services also process usage data and metadata, which are used for safety services and service optimization.

If forms, similar documents and contents are provided for other users by cloud services, the providers can save cookies on the user’s device for web analysis or note the settings (e.g. for media control).

References to the legal basis of processing:
The application of cloud services can be part of our (pre-)contractual performances, if the use of cloud services was agreed in this content. Otherwise the user data will be processed on the basis of our legitimate interest (interested in efficient and secure administration and collaboration processes).

Types of processed data:
Stock data (e.g. names, addresses), contact details (e.g. email, telephone number), content data (e.g. text entries, photographs, videos), usage data (e.g. visited websites, interest in contents, access times), meta and communication data (e.g. information to the device, IP address). Affected persons: customers, persons employed (e.g. employees, candidates, alumni), interested parties, communication partner
We integrate the maps of the service “Google Maps” of the provider Google. These processed data may be especially IP addresses and location data of the user, which are not collected without their agreement (generally in the context of the settings of your mobile device);
Service provider: Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland, Mut terunternehmen: Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; Website:;
Data privacy statement:; Opt-Out-Plugin:, Settings for the presentation of advertisement:

We integrate the fonts („Google Fonts“) of the provider Google, whereby the user data are only used for the purposes of presentation of fonts at the browser. The integration is based on our legitimated interests in a technically safe, maintenance free and efficient use of fonts, their uniform presentation as well as taking into account possible licensing restrictions for their integration.
Service provider: Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland, Parent company: Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; Website:;
Data privacy statement:

We use Google Analytics. It is about onlinemarketing and web analysis;
Service provider: Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland, Parent company: Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; Website:;
Data privacy statemet:; Opt-Out-Plugin:, Settings for the presentation of advertisement:

Purposes of the agreement:
Office and organisational procedures

Legal bases:
Fulfillment and implementation of precontractual measures (Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. b. DSGVO), Legitimate interests (Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. f. DSGVO).

Used services and service providers:
Google Cloud Services: Cloud Memory Services
Service Provider: Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland,
Parent Company: Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA;
Privacy statement:;
Safety instructions:;
Standard contractual clauses (Warranty of the level of data protection when processing in third country):;
Additional note for privacy protection:

  1. Social Media Profiles
    We keep puplicly available profiles in different social networks. Visiting these profiles starts up a lot of data-processing operations. Followed we will give you a review which personal data are collected, used and stored by visiting our profiles.

By visiting our profiles you personal data are not only collected, used and stored by us, but also by the operator of the respective social network. This also happens if you do not have any profile at the respective social network.
All these individual data processing procedures differ depending on the operator of the respective social network and they are not necessarily comprehensible for us.
Please learn details about the collection and storage of your personal data as well as type, scope and application of their use by the operator of the respective social network at the data privacy statement of the respective opertator:

  1. YouTube
    find the data privacy statement for the social network of YouTube, which is operated by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland, at licy_de_eu.pdf einsehen;

  2. LinkedIn
    find the data privacy statement for the social network LinkedIn, which is operated by LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland, at rect%2Fnone&trk=homepage-basic_footer-about einsehen;

  3. Telegram
    find the data privacy statement for the social network Telegram, which is operated by EEA (European Economic Area) from Telegram UK Holdings Ltd, 71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, England, WC2H 9JQ; at

II. Information about the collection of personal data

  1. Responsible in terms of Art. 4 Abs. 7 DS-GVO is, as stated at 1. of this data privacy statement, Aura Tools GmbH, 35236 Breidenbach, kontakt@aura
  2. The contact details of the data security officer as named at 1. of this data privacy statement are: Mr. Daniel Löwen,
  3. If you visit our profiles at social networks, we process the following personal data: name and surname. We process these data to contact you, answer your questions or to virtually interact with you. Legal ground for the processing of this data is Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. a DS-GVO.

  4. Cookies
    In the context of the web shop iklick ( and only there we use cookies.

These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our site. Cookies do no damage to your end device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malware.
Information is stored in the cookie that results in each case in connection with the specifically used end device. However, this does not mean that we immediately become aware of your identity.

The use of cookies serves on the one hand to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages of our website. These will be deleted automatically after leaving our site.
In addition, we also use temporary cookies that are stored on your device for a specified period of time to optimize usability. If you visit our site again to use our services, it will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to enter them again.
On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimising our offer.
These cookies enable us to automatically recognize when you return to our site that you have already been with us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period of time.

The data processed by cookies are required for the above-mentioned purposes in order to protect our legitimate interests and those of third parties pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f GDPR.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a message always appears before a new cookie is created. However, the complete deactivation of cookies can lead to the fact that you cannot use all functions of our website.

  1. Rights of affected persons
    You have the right:

according to Art. 15 GDPR to request information about your personal data processed by us. In particular, you may request information about the purposes of processing, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data have been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right of correction, deletion, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a right of appeal, the origin of your data, if these were not collected by us, and the existence of automated decision-making including profiling and, if applicable, meaningful information on their details;
according to Art. 16 GDPR to immediately request the correction of incorrect or complete personal data stored by us;
in accordance with Art. 17 GDPR to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, unless the processing is necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims;
in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data if the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful but you refuse to delete it and we no longer need the data, but you do need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or you have filed an objection against the processing pursuant to Art. 21 GDPRApposition to processing;
according to Art. 20 GDPR to receive your personal data, which you have provided us, in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request the transmission to another person responsible;
according to Art. 7 para. 3 GDPR to revoke your consent to us at any time. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue the processing of data based on this consent in the future, and
according to Art. 77 GDPR to a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority at your usual place of residence or workplace or at our company headquarters.
The supervisory authority responsible for us in Hesse is:

The Hessian represantative for data protection and information protection
represented by
Prof. Dr. Alexander Roßnagel
Gustav - Stresemann - Ring 1, 65189 Wiesbaden
P.O. Box 31 63, 65021 Wiesbaden
Phone: 0611 14 08-0
Fax: 0611 14 08-900

  1. Right of objection
    If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 letter f GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, provided that there are reasons for this which arise from your particular situation or the objection to direct advertising.

In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which we implement without specifying a particular situation. If you wish to exercise your right of revocation or objection, simply send an e-mail to:

  1. Data security
    We use the most common SSL (Secure Socket Layer) method in connection with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser. Usually this is a 256 bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. Whether a single page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form is indicated by the closed display of the key or lock symbol in the lower status bar of your browser.
    We also use appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

  2. Topicality and amendment of this data protection declaration
    Due to the further development of our website and offers above or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may become necessary to change this data protection declaration.
    You can access and print out the current data protection statement at any time on the website at
    This privacy policy is currently valid and has the status August 2020.