Imprint & Contact

Neulehenstraße 8
D-33790 Halle/Westfalen

Board of Management:
Jens Herzig

Registry court:
Amtsgericht Gütersloh HRB 5006

VAT-No: DE 811171786
Tax ID: 351/5908/0020

Data privacy statement and consent to use of personal data on our website

Version no.: 1.1 dated May 2018

This data privacy statement applies to our web presence at the addresses:

We collect, process and use your personal data in accordance with the laws and regulations of the Federal Republic of Germany and EU Directive 95/46/EC. We would like you to be informed when you visit our websites. Below you can find the necessary information which explains how we use your data:


datens­chutz@gerry­ (for postal address see above or Imprint)


Personal data is information about factual or personal circumstances of a specific or specifiable natural person. This is the personal information that you will be sharing with us when you contact us, register, or subscribe for a newsletter. Data collected and/or processed only for statistical purposes (e.g. about the usage of our website) which cannot be assigned to a natural person is not considered personal data in the meaning of this statement.



“Collection” is the procurement of personal data. “Processing” is the storage, changing, transmission, blocking and deletion of personal data. “Use” is every utilisation of personal data other than its use.

Personal data is collected via our websites for the processing of the contractual relationship including subsequent services, for administrative purposes and for own marketing purposes. The Federal Date Pro­tec­tion Act (BDSG new) and the EU General Data Pro­tec­tion Regu­la­tion con­sti­tute the main legal basis for this. Personal data is stored and processed by us in the Federal Republic of Germany.

Upon request, we will inform you free of charge about the data stored for your person or your pseudonym. Please send an e-mail to or send us your request by mail if you would like to obtain this information. Upon request, we will also correct, block or delete the data stored for you if legally required and/or possible.


If you have subscribed to our newsletter, we will use your e-mail address to send you our newsletter.

A double opt-in process is used for the subscription to our newsletter. After having subscribed to the newsletter, you will receive a confirmation e-mail asking you to confirm your subscription to the newsletter by clicking on a link included in the confirmation e-mail. You will only receive the newsletter after you have sent the confirmation by a click on this link.

We use MailChimp as our marketing automation platform. By clicking subscribing to our newsletter, you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms.

If you no longer wish to receive the newsletter, you can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time at no cost other than the standard transmission charges.


Competitions are organised by us at irregular intervals. In connection with prize draws, we will use your personal data to inform you of any prize you have won. For more information about competitions, please refer to the entry rules of the respective competition.


Cookies are small files which are transmitted to your computer when you visit our websites. If you accept the cookies on our pages, this will not give us access to your files, but the cookies will enable us to identify your computer.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • to enable you to use the personalisation of our pages.
  • to tailor our pages even more to the needs of our customers (e.g. by means of onsite targeting).
  • in connection with the use of social plugins (e.g. Facebook, Twitter and Google+).

All cookies used for the above purposes do not include any personal data and do not permit an assignment to you as a natural person. Cookies only permit to identify the computer used until the cookies are deleted or delete themselves at the end of their service life.

Most browsers accept cookies as a standard. In the security settings, you can enable or disable temporary and stored cookies independently of each other. If you disable cookies, certain functions on our pages may not or may no longer be available to you and some information may no longer be displayed correctly.


Our websites use Google Analytics, a service provided by Google Inc., USA. Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, i.e. text files which are stored on your computer and permit to analyse how you use the websites. The information about your website usage generated by the cookies is usually transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.

However, if IP address anonymisation is enabled on our websites, Google will first abbreviate your IP address within member states of the European Union or other countries which have signed the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. Google will use this information to analyse your use of these websites, to create reports about website activities and to provide additional services related to the use of the websites and the Internet to the operator of the websites. The Internet address transmitted by your browser in connection with Google Analytics will not be merged with other data by Google.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding browser setting; however, please note that in this case you may not be able to make full use of all functions of our websites. You can moreover prevent the transmission of the data generated by cookies in relation to your website usage to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at


We include functions and contents of the Instagram service on our website.

The provider of this service is Instagram Inc, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. Contents of the service are pictures, videos or texts and buttons with which users express their enjoyment of these contents.

If you are a member of the Instagram service, this provider can assign a call to the listed contents and functions to your profile there.You will find Instagram's privacy policy at: Instagram Legal Privacy.



This website uses web-fonts for a visual attractive and homogenious display of its contents which are provided via FONTS.COM and/ or MYFONTS.COM. When entering our website/ webservice your browser loads the relevant fonts into its cache to display text, copy and typo correctly.

For the above reason your browser has to connect with the servers of FONTS.COM and/ or MYFONTS.COM doing this exposing your IP-Adress to FONTS.COM and/ or MYFONTS.COM. Using above web-fonts allow us to display our contents in a homogenious and visual attractive way which is a justifiable interest and therefore covered by Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web-fonts a standard font from your computer will be used as substitute.

More Information on FONTS.COM you can find using the following link More Information on MYFONTS.COM you can find using the following link


Additional data (e.g. your name and address) are collected by us on these websites for the following purposes:

  • service & contact


Due to the provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG), you are entitled to obtain information about your stored personal data from us free of charge. Under the respective legal preconditions, you are moreover entitled to request the correction, deletion or blocking of the respective data.

We will be happy to comply with any such request. At the same time, we have to ensure that information is addressed to the right persons. In order to prevent the transmission of personal data to wrong persons, we would like to ask you do always include, for example, your full address or birth date in any such request.

Please use the e-mail address