Data Privacy Notice

of Barnes Molding Solutions Group (represented by Synventive Molding Solutions GmbH, THERMOPLAY S.p.A., Otto Männer GmbH, FOBOHA (Germany) GmbH, PRIAMUS SYSTEM TECHNOLOGIES, Branch of Barnes Group Suisse Industries LLC, Gammaflux Controls GF)

Otto Männer GmbH acts as the responsible representative of Barnes Molding Solutions Group.

Barnes Molding Solutions Group is part of Barnes Group Inc., Compliance Office, 123 Main Street, Bristol, Connecticut 06010.

Our data protection officer can be reached here:

Thank you for your interest in our company and our services. We want you to feel secure regarding the protection of your personal information when visiting our Website.

We take the protection of your personal information very seriously. For this reason, it goes without saying that we observe the provisions of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other applicable data protection laws.

What personal information do we collect and why?

If you log in to our Website as a user, we collect data from you that facilitates the use of our offer. The data is automatically selected as part of a configuration operation and as a result does not need to be entered again by you every time. If you send us an inquiry, we access your data in order to contact you and more quickly respond to the inquiry.
The following data is collected by us in this context:

  • Company
  • First and last name
  • E-mail address
  • IP Address
  • Browser, Browser Version, Operating System
  • Date and time of stay

You may also voluntarily provide the following additional data:

  • Phone/cell phone number
  • Position

The legal basis for data processing is point (a) and (f) in Article 6(1) of the GDPR.

What applies in general for all cases of data processing?

If you use the contact button, your data is processed within Barnes Molding Solutions Group for the purpose of your individual inquiry. These are the companies in the group:
Synventive Molding Solutions GmbH
Otto Männer GmbH
FOHOBA (Germany) GmbH
PRIAMUS SYSTEM TECHNOLOGIES, Branch of Barnes Group Suisse Industries LLC
Gammaflux Controls GF

We are part of a corporate structure and also transfer data to our parent enterprise, Barnes Group Inc. in Bristol, Connecticut. We have concluded adequate guarantees with our parent enterprise as set out in Article 44ff. GDPR using EU standard contractual clauses.

We hereby notify you that we are only able to delete your data after a statutory retention period, to the extent such an obligation exists. This also applies to any retention obligation arising from a contract with you.

How do we store your data?

We have introduced technical and organizational security measures to protect personal data processed by us against inadvertent or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized people. Our security measures are constantly improved in accordance with the latest advances in technology.
 We require our employees and, where applicable, third-party processors to maintain confidentiality.

The purpose is so that we can contact you if you are interested in our product and provide your contact information.

Forwarding to third parties

Based on our legitimate interest - point (f) in Article 6(1) of the GDPR - and performed balancing of interests, we can forward your data to partners Sumitomo (SHI) DEMAG, HB-Therm AG und MA micro automation GmbH. You can object to the forwarding of data with effect for the future:
Cookies and similar tracking technology

We use cookies and similar tracking technology (collectively, “Cookies”) to collect and use personal information about you.  For further information about the types of Cookies we use, why, and how you can control Cookies, please see our Cookie Notice.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
Because IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the U.S. The full IP address is only transferred to a Google server in the U.S. and shortened there in exceptional cases.
Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide other services relating to website activity and Internet usage.  Google may also transfer this information to third parties to the extent that this is required by law, or where such third parties process the information on behalf of Google.
The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google. You can block the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we must point out that if you do so you may be unable to use all the website’s functions to the fullest extent possible. You can also unsubscribe from Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser:

Your rights

In accordance with the GDPR, at all times you have the following rights relating to your data stored with us:

  • the right to information about stored data (Article 15 EU GDPR),
  • the right to correction of inaccurate personal data (Article 16 EU GDPR),
  • the right to deletion of data (Article 17 EU GDPR),
  • the right to restrict processing of data (Article 18 EU GDPR),
  • the right to object to unreasonable data processing (Article 21 EU GDPR) and
  • the right to data portability (Article 20 EU GDPR).

If you have granted consent for use of data, you can withdraw this consent at any time with effect for the future.
Please send any requests for information or objections regarding data processing to: or via post to:
Otto Männer GmbH, Unter Gereuth 9-11, 79353 Bahlingen, Germany
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement if you consider that the processing of personal data relating to you infringes EU GDPR (Article 77 EU GDPR).

As of: July 16, 2021