Legal information

® = Registered brand of a company of the Melitta Group. Our websites are protected by copyright. Reproduction for commercial or political purposes, either in whole or in part or in modified form requires the express prior written permission of Melitta Zentralgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG. The printing, copying or downloading of files solely for private use is permitted.

Brands, titles, logos
All of the product names referred to on our websites are brands of the Melitta group of companies, regardless of whether they are explicit and marked with the ® symbol or not.

Warranty and liability
The information on our websites has been created with the utmost care. The Melitta Group also takes care to ensure that the information on its websites is up to date. Despite the careful composition of the websites, no liability can be accepted for the correctness and completeness of the information provided. The use of content provided on these websites is at the sole risk of the user. We reserve the right to make changes at any time.

Cross-references (links)
Our websites contain links to the websites of third parties. These websites are in no way influenced by the Melitta group of companies. Melitta, unless specified otherwise, is not responsible for the content of these websites. Existing links to the websites of third parties, unless otherwise indicated, do not constitute any recommendation of the content of such websites by the Melitta group of companies. The Melitta group of companies is not responsible for third-party content that can be accessed via such links.

Data protection terms
At Melitta, we always handle your personal data responsibly. This is why we would like to reassure you that your personal data is stored in automated files and used in accordance with applicable national and European data protection regulations to process your order. We only store your files and use them for commercial purposes within our company provided you give us your express permission to do so. You can communicate your agreement to this at all points on our websites where personal data is requested. You can revoke your consent at any point by mail or by sending us an e-mail. Generally speaking, the Melitta group of companies does not require you to provide any personal data to use its websites. This means that the website can be viewed without any special registration.

Competitions, Newsletter, contact
The collection, processing and use of personal data is in some cases essential for the requesting of newsletters or the posting of material and samples. The Melitta group of companies will only gather data that is absolutely necessary for the further processing of your request. We would also like to point out that your data, if you have not consented to us storing it on file for commercial purposes, will be used solely for the specific purpose intended and will then immediately be deleted.

No forwarding to third parties
The Melitta group of companies promises to handle your data in the strictest confidence. We do not pass on your data to third parties, either through sale, hire, exchange or other forms of provision.

Programs are downloaded at your own risk. The Melitta group of companies accepts no responsibility for damage arising from the installation and / or use of software obtained from the download area, insofar as this is legally permissible. Despite up-to-date virus checks, we accept no responsibility for damage and harm caused by computer viruses within the scope of legal regulations.

"Cookies" are small text files that make using our online services easier. Our cookies do not contain any personal information, ensuring that your private domain remains protected. They contain neither your e-mail address nor information on who you are. Most web browsers accept cookies automatically. You can however change the settings on your browser to prevent this.

Right to information
You have the right at any time to request information about the data we store on you, including the origin and destination of your data as well as the purpose of data processing. Please direct your enquiry in writing or by email to the address in the imprint.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is transferred to a Google server in the USA and is stored there. If IP-Anonymisation is activated on this Website, your IP-Address is abbreviated by Google in member states of the European Union or in other signatory states of the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional case is the full IP address transferred to a server in the USA and abbreviated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the website provider to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activities and provide the website provider with further services related to internet use and the use of this website. The IP address transferred from your browser by Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data collected by Google. You can prevent the saving of cookies via the relevant settings in your browser, however be aware that this may prevent you from using the full functionality of this website. Additionally you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as its processing by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available via the following link.
We advise you that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure that IP addresses are collected anonymously (so-called IP-Masking).

Further information on conditions of use and data protection can be found at or

Online dispute resolution
The European Commission provides an online dispute resolution platform, which can be found at We are not obliged to take part in a dispute resolution process at a consumer arbitration service and are not willing to do so.