Privacy policy

1. Information on the retrieval of personal information

The protection of your privacy and your private information is one of our top priorities. To this end, it is very important to us that we adhere to all data protection regulations and process your data transparently. Below we describe the retrieval of personally identifiable information when you use our website. Personally identifiable information is all information that pertains to an identified or identifiable natural person, e.g. name, address, e-mail address, IP address, user behaviour.

The responsible party as per Art. 4 para. 7 EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the company named below (hereafter "we/us" or "Takko"). The contact for questions about this privacy policy is the company's data protection officer.

Responsible party Data protection officer
Takko Holding GmbH
Alfred-Krupp-Str. 21
48291 Telgte, Germany
Telephone: +49 02504/923-555
E-mail: info(at)
Takko Fashion GmbH
Alfred-Krupp-Str. 21
48291 Telgte, Germany
or via e-mail: privacy(at)

We solely use your personally identifiable information within our own company, including affiliated companies (in particular Takko Fashion GmbH) to fulfil the services you request. Personally identifiable information requested for the purposes of the online service is transmitted via SSL (secure sockets layer) encryption. The SSL-secured area of the website is recognisable by the usage of the https standard in the address bar of your browser.

Furthermore, we do not forward the information to third parties without your consent, especially not for advertising purposes. Transmission of your personally identifiable information only occurs if you have consented to such a transmission or if we are so authorised or obligated due to legal regulations and/or official or judicial decree. In particular such cases may concern the disclosure of information for purposes of criminal prosecution, risk prevention, or implementation of intellectual property rights.

2. Your rights

You can assert the following rights to Takko with regard to your personally identifiable information:

  • Right to disclosure,
  • Right to correction,
  • Right to deletion,
  • Right to limitation of processing,
  • Right to transferability of data,
  • Right to decline processing

You also have the right to file a complaint about Takko's processing of your personally identifiable information to a data protection supervisory authority. You can find the North Rhine-Westphalia state office for data protection and freedom of information at the following link: (

3. Declining or revoking the processing of your data

If you have consented to the processing of your data, you may revoke this consent at any time. Such a revocation will affect the reliability of the processing of your personally identifiable information after you have declared this revocation to us.

If our processing of your personally identifiable information is based on the consideration of interests as per Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR, you may file an objection to this processing. This is the case if said processing is not required, especially to fulfil a contract with you. When exercising an objection we ask that you state the reasons why we should not process your personally identifiable information in the way that we have done so. In the event that your objection is justified we will assess the matter and will either suspend or adjust the data processing, or disclose to you our mandatory, defendable reasons as to why we will continue with the processing.

Of course, you may always object to the processing of your personal information for advertising and data analysis purposes. You may inform us of your objection to processing for advertising via the contact information provided in this privacy policy.

4. Retrieval of personally identifiable information when visiting our website

4.1 Log usage data

For purely informational usage of the website, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise disclose information to us, we only retrieve the personally identifiable information that your browser transmits to our server. If you would like to view our website, we retrieve the following infor-mation that we technically require in order to display our website to you and to ensure stability and security (legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR):

  • IP address
  • Date and time of the request
  • Content of the request (specific page)
  • Respectively transferred quantity of data
  • Website from which the request is sent (referrer URL)
  • Browser
  • Operating system and its interface
  • Language and version of browser software
  • End device
  • Screen resolution
  • Screen colour depth
  • Flash support
  • Javascript support
  • Log-ins and log-offs

4.2 Cookies

In addition to the data specified above, cookies are stored on your computer when you use our website. Cookies are small text files that are categorised and stored on your hard drive by your browser, and through which certain information passes to the location that sets the cookie (here, by us). Cookies cannot run any programmes or transfer viruses to your com-puter. They serve to make the internet service more user-friendly and effective in general.
This website uses the following types of cookies, the scope and functionality of which are explained below:
Temporary cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. These include session cookies in particular. These store a so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be allocated to the entire session. This lets your computer recognise a return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.
Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a set period, which may vary from cookie to cookie. You can delete the cookies at any time in your browser's security settings.
You can configure your browser setting in accordance with your wishes. For example, you may accept third-party cookies or decline all cookies. We must note that you may not be able to utilise all functions of our website.

5. Web analysis - usage og Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and that facilitate analysis of your usage of the website. The information about your usage of this website created by the cookie is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the event of activation of IP anonymisation on this website, however, Google will truncate your IP address beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other member states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be transferred to Google server in the USA and truncated there. At the order of the administrator of this website Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of the website, to compile reports on website activities, and to render other services associated with website and internet usage for the website administrator.

The IP address transmitted from your browser for Google Analytics is not consolidated with other data by Google.

You can prevent the storage of cookies through a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, we must note that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full potential. Furthermore, you may prevent the documentation of the data created by the cookie and pertaining to your usage of the website (including your IP address) for Google as well as the processing of this information by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in at the following link:

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()". With this, IP addresses are truncated before processing, and there is thus no association with a specific person. If the data retrieved about you allows for personal identification, this is also immediately ruled out and the personally identifiably information is deleted right away.

We use Google Analytics to analyse the usage of our website and regularly improve it. With the statistics acquired we can improve our service and make it more interesting to you as a user. In the exceptional cases when personally identifiable information is sent to the USA, Google is subject to the EU-US Privacy Shield, The legal basis for the usage of Google Analytics is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR.

Information on the third-party provider: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001. Terms of use:, Privacy policy overview:, and the privacy policy:

An opt-out cookie is installed, which prevents your data from being collected when you visit this website in future:

6. Social media services

For our online service we currently utilise the social media platforms Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the video platform YouTube.

When you visit our website and click on the logo or in our Media Center on the respective window of one of the social services, you are redirected to the respective external website of that network service. If you click on one of the buttons while logged into one of the services, the information that you have visited our website may be allocated to your user account there. If you are a member of one of these services and do not wish for the social networks to collect information about you and associate it with your member data, you should log out of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube before clicking on one of the logos. The legal basis for the processing of your information is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR.

Please note that as the provider of this website, we receive no information concerning the content of the transferred information nor the usage thereof by the social networks. Further details as to which information is retrieved by using the social networks Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube and how this information is used can be found in their respective privacy policies at:

Social media prodvider Adress Privacy policy
Facebook Facebook Inc. 
1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto
CA 94304, USA
Instagram Instagram LLC
1601 Willow Rd
Menlo Park CA 94025, USA

Twitter Twitter Inc. 
795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco
CA 94107, USA
YouTube Google Inc.
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View
CA 94043, USA


7. Contact form for suppliers

If you would like to approach Takko as an agent or producer, it is best to use the contact form in the Suppliers section. The mandatory information is marked in the contact form, and other information is optional. If we are interested we will get in touch with you and grant you the access information (username and password) for the supplier portal. There you will find all relevant information as well as documents concerning our requirements. 

Your information will be processed for purposes of communication, the processing of requests, and for purposes of a potential supplier relationship with you. The legal basis for the processing of your information is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a GDPR and Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. b GDPR.


8. Registration for the investor relations portal

Our investors area is a platform for investors and analysts. Here you will find all important information on the financial growth of Takko Fashion, information about our bond issue, general information about the group and shareholders, as well as an overview of the relevant financial topics and associated dates. You must first register to gain access to this password-protected area. Mandatory information is marked as such for registration, other information is optional. Users that are already registered need only to enter their user information in the log-in fields. We utilise external service providers to process your information. We select and hire them carefully, and they are bound by our instruction.

Your information will be processed for purposes of communication with you as an investor or analyst. The legal basis for the processing of your information is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a GDPR.

You may revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. All you need to do is send an e-mail to investor.relations(at)


9. Further information

1.1 Contact form

When you contact us via e-mail or through a contact form, the information you provide (such as your e-mail address, name, address, telephone number, and reason for and comments on the contact) will be saved by us so that we can answer your questions. The legal basis for this is your consent as per Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a GDPR. This information will only be used to process the respective matter.

1.2 Protection of minors

Children and adolescents under the age of 18 years should not disclose personally identifiable information to us without parental or guardian consent. We do not specifically request personally identifiable information from children or adolescents, do not deliberately collect it, and do not forward it to third parties.

1.3 Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. These links are generally designated as such. We have no influence over the extent to which the linked websites adhere to the applicable data protection regulations. We thus recommend that you read the respective privacy policies of other websites as well.

1.4 Changes to this privacy policy

The status of the privacy policy will be disclosed by the date (below). We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time with effect for the future. A current version is directly available through our website. Please visit our website regularly and read our current privacy policy.

Privacy policy version: May 2018