Data protection policy

seeker GmbH ("seeker") takes the protection of your personal data seriously and adheres strictly to the provisions of applicable data protection legislation. This policy,, provides you with an overview of how we guarantee such protection and which types of data are collected for which reason.

For the purposes of applicable data protection legislation, the data controller is: seeker GmbH, Mainparkring 4, 97246 Eibelstadt.

Information we may collect from you

We may collect the following data about you:

- Information that you provide by filling in forms on ("the Website"). This includes information provided at the time of registering to be included in the seeker directory or requesting further services.
- If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

Please note that, in the event that the Website offers the possibility to enter personal or business data (E-mail address, name, postal adress), such data is disclosed on a voluntary basis. These data will only be used for the purposes described in this policy.

IP Addresses

Each time you access the Website, we automatically collect and store log file information on its servers that your browser sends to us. The data collected are:

- Browser type/version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL (the site previously visited)
- Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
- Date and Time of the server query
- Name of the files and websites called
- Volume of data transmitted
- Statuscode (e.g. „Website not found“, „Website o.k.“)

These data are analysed exclusively for statistical purposes as well as for the purpose of resolving technical problems and are deleted afterwards. Seeker will not forward these data to any third person, neither for commercial or non-commercial purposes. These data are not amalgamated with other data sources.

In the event that you enter the individual log in code your received from seeker, or you log in via the personalised link that you received by e-mail, seeker will interrelate your above cited log file information with your contact data (e.g. Business name, postal adress, e-mail adress, telephone number) that seeker has stored under the log in code/personalised link and seeker will evaluate such data electronically for the purposes of ensuring the constant improvement of our services according to the requirements of our customers, as well as maintainance of good customer relationships.

How we use your information

We use the information that we collect about you for the following general purposes:

- updating business listing information shown in the seeker directory;
- to provide you with information, products or services that you have requested from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
- to carry out the obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us;
- to enforce our Terms of Business; or
- as otherwise described to you at the point of collection.

Disclosure of Information

We may disclose your information to any member of our group, which includes our subsidiaries. We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
- in the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such assets;
- if seeker or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets;
- if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce our Terms of Business.

Your Rights

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at or the postal address provided below.

You are at all times entitled to receive information about the personal data stored in respect of you. Furthermore, you have a legal right to correction, blocking and deletion of your data within the scope of applicable data protection law.

Please forward your request in writing to:

seeker GmbH
Data Protection Official
Mainparkring 4
97246 Eibelstadt

Our Website may, from time to time, contain links to and from our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Changes to this Policy

Any changes we make to this policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by email.

Further Information

We value the trust you place in us. Should you have any queries that are not answered by this data protection policy or should you require more information on certain aspects of it, please contact us via e-mail

If you receive marketing e-mails from us, we record whether you have read the e-mail and on which of the links in the e-mail you have clicked. We add this information to your customer profile. The saving of data as specified above serves the purposes of customer relations management and continually improving our service in line with the interests of our customers.