Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the website of Holtzbrinck Publishing Group.

Data privacy is a matter of trust and your trust is important to us. We fully comply with all legal requirements and, in order for you to feel comfortable when visiting our website, we would like to inform you about our use of your data. We would like you to know which data is collected by us as well as when and how we store and use the data. We will protect your personal data in the best possible manner. We will only use your data as described in this privacy policy.

We have implemented technical and organizational measures to make sure that we and our service providers comply with the legal requirements under data privacy laws. This privacy policy serves to inform you about the data we collect during your visit of this website and the purposes of the data processing.

This privacy policy only applies to the website hosted under It does not apply to any websites which this website may link to. Please note: Your visit of our career website is regulated by our special career privacy policy available under

1. Data Controller

The data controller for the collection, processing and use of your personal data according to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the German Act on Data Protection (BDSG) is:

Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH & Co. KG
Gänsheidestraße 26
70184 Stuttgart

2. Collection of Personal Data

When you visit our website, our webserver processes the IP-address of your computer in order to deliver the site. The storage of logfiles at the webserver is deactivated. No logfiles will be stored.

On our site, we do not use cookies apart from those mentioned under Section 3.

3. Use of Cookies

We do not use cookies on our site.

4. Your Rights

(1) Where we are concerned, you have the following rights regarding your personal data:

  • Right to information,
  • Right to correction or deletion,
  • Right to restriction of processing,
  • Right to objection to processing,
  • Right to data transferability.

If you have granted us consent, you also have the right to revoke your consent at all times. Should you revoke your consent, any data processing measures which we have performed until that date shall remain legal. We shall inform you about the possibility of revoking consent and the specific steps for exercising your right of revocation when we collect your consent.

(2) You also have the right to file a complaint with a data protection authority regarding the processing of your personal data on our part. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact: Landesbeauftragter für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit Baden-Wuerttemberg, Koenigstrasse 10 A, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany.

5. Contact

In case of questions related to your data privacy, please contact our data privacy officer via email to

or send a letter to:

Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH & Co. KG
Gänsheidestraße 26
70184 Stuttgart