Data Protection Notice for Customers

In order for you to be able to continue to easily and simply benefit from the many offers of the Gauselmann Group as a customer of adp Gauselmann GmbH, we would like to give you an overview of the use of your personal data by us and your rights under the General Data Protection Regulation.

The personal data you submit, in particular your name, address, telephone number, bank, authentication, credit, scoring or rating data, which is solely necessary and required for the purpose of carrying out the contractual relationship, is collected and processed on the basis of the following statutory rights:

  • For the fulfilment of contractual obligations (Article 6 (1b) GDPR)
  • On the basis of your consent (Article 6 (1a) GDPR)
  • In the context of a balancing of interests (Article 6 (1f) GDPR)
  • On the basis of legal requirements (Article 6 (1c) GDPR)

This also includes data processing between individual companies of the Gauselmann Group in order to ensure optimum customer care (for example, service, financing). Those positions which require access to your data for the fulfilment of our contractual and legal obligations, will receive such. Our service providers and vicarious agents may also receive such data for these purposes. These are in particular companies in the areas of banking services, rental and leasing, logistics, credit agencies as well as security and debt collection. In addition, we process - to the extent necessary for the provision of our services - personal data from publicly accessible sources (e.g. commercial registers, the Internet) or data legally transmitted by other companies of the Gauselmann Group or other third parties (e.g. credit agencies).

In addition, the data collected, in particular data such as name and address details and personal identification data as well as insights into credit-relevant data such as economic, Schufa and bank information, is passed on to Merkur Freizeit Leasing GmbH for the purpose of contract drafting and conclusion.

An exchange of data with you as a customer may also take place via an email address which you have specified.

Companies of the Gauselmann Group can access the data, within the framework of the business relationship, in order to send information and offers on other products by post and/or by email/telephone/fax/SMS for the purpose of advertising.

Rights of the customer: Information, rectification, erasure and blocking, right to object
In accordance with Article 15 GDPR, you are entitled to request the extensive provision of information on the data stored about your person at any time from both adp Gauselmann GmbH and Merkur Freizeit Leasing GmbH.

In accordance with Article 17 GDPR, you are entitled to request the rectification, erasure and blocking of individual personal information at any time from both adp Gauselmann GmbH and Merkur Freizeit Leasing GmbH.

In addition, you may exercise your right to object at any time without stating any reasons and modify or revoke the given declaration of consent with effect for the future. You can submit the revocation either by post, by email or by fax to us. You will incur no other costs than the postage costs or the transmission costs according to the existing base rates.

The data processing controller is

adp Gauselmann GmbH
Merkur-Allee 1 – 15
32339 Espelkamp, Germany

You can reach our data protection officer under:

adp Gauselmann GmbH
Data protection officer
Merkur-Allee 1 – 15
32339 Espelkamp, Germany