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PRIVACY STATEMENT

Data protection declaration 

Thank you for your interest in our website. The protection of your privacy is very important to us. Below we inform you in detail about the handling of your data. 

Storage of access data in server log files 

You can visit our websites without having to provide any information about yourself. We only save access data in so-called server log files, such as the name of the requested file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. These data are evaluated exclusively to ensure the trouble-free operation of the site and to improve our offer and which will allow us no conclusion on your person. 

Data collection and use practices for the contract execution

We collect personal data when you provide it to us in the context of your order or when contacting us (e.g. via contact form or e-mail), which is entirely voluntary. Which data is collected, is shown in the appropriate entry forms. We will only use your personal data for contract execution and for the processing of your requests. After full completion of the contract, the processing of your data is blocked for further uses and is going to be deleted after the storage periods for tax and commercial purposes, unless you have not explicitly expressed your consent for further commercial uses of your data or we reserve a more extensive use of data, which is legally permitted and about your we inform you below. 

Data forwarding to fulfil the contract

To fulfil the contract, we will give your information to the contracted delivery or shipping company, to the necessary extent for the delivery of your ordered goods. For the processing of payments, we give the necessary payment data to the credit institution responsible for the payment and if necessary, further to the by us commissioned payment service provider or to the payment service selected by you during the ordering process. 

Data usage when subscribing to the e-mail newsletter 

If you register to our newsletter, we use the data required or supplied separately by you, to send you our e-mail newsletter regularly. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and can do so either by a message to the contact option described below or via a link provided in the newsletter. 

Use of Cookies 

To make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on different pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies used by us are deleted after ending the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies may remain on your terminal device and enable us, to recognize your browser the next time you visit (persistent cookies). You can set your browser so that you are informed about the use of cookies and can decide individually about their general acceptance or the acceptance in only certain cases or to exclude them entirely. In the case of non-acceptance of cookies the functionality of our website may be limited.

Use of Google Analytics for Web Analytics

This Website uses Google Analytics, a Web Analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (www.google.com). Google Analytics uses "Cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google Server based in the United States of America and stored there. In the case of an activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be previously shortened, within member States of the European Union or in other contractual States of the agreement on the European economic area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google Server in the United States of America and shortened there.

The IP anonymization is active on this Website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other with website and Internet usage related services to the website operator. Within the framework of Google Analytics, the transmitted IP address from your browser will not be merged with other data from Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting your browser software; however we point out, that through this you may not be able to use all functions of this website to the full extent.

In addition, you can prevent that data is tracked by the cookie and the related data to your use of the website (including your IP address) on Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by the installation of the following browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en  

As an alternative to the browser plugin, you can also click on this link <a href="" javascript:gaOptout()"">, to properly prevent the tracking through Google Analytics on this website. In doing so, an Opt-Out-Cookie is placed in your device. Delete your cookies and click on the link again. 

Use of Facebook plugins 

On our websites, we make use of so-called Social Plugins (hereafter "Plugins") of the social network Facebook, which is operated by Facebook, Inc. 1601 S. California Ave. Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA(hereafter "Facebook"). The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or the words "Social plug-in from Facebook" or "Facebook Social Plugin". For an overview of the different types of Facebook plugins and their appearance click here: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins 

If you retrieve a page on our website, which contains such a plugin, your browser will connect directly to the Facebook servers. The contents of the plugin are delivered from Facebook right to your browser and are embedded in the page. Through this integration, Facebook receives information, which is generated through the corresponding web presence, even if you do not own a Facebook profile or aren't logged in on Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is then directly sent, transmitted and saved by servers from Facebook, located in the United States. 

If you are logged in on Facebook, Facebook can track the visit on our website and can directly associate your Facebook profile with the visit. If you interact with one of the plugins, e.g. by clicking the "Like"-button or post a comment, this information is likewise transmitted to a Facebook server and stored there. Furthermore, the information is also going to be published on your Facebook profile and displayed to your Facebook friends. 

Purpose and extent of the data collection and the further processing and use of data by Facebook, including your rights and options to protect your privacy, please refer to the privacy notice of Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php 

If you don't want that Facebook immediately maps the data collected via our website and is able to link it to your Facebook profile, you must log out on Facebook prior to any visit on our website. You can completely prevent the loading of the Facebook plugin through Add-Ons, for instance with "Facebook Blocker" (http://webgraph.com/resources/facebookblocker/) or with the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/). 

Use of Twitter Plugins (e.g. "Tweet"-button)

On our website, we make use of so-called Social Plugins (hereafter "Plugins") of the microblogging service Twitter, which is operated by Twitter, Inc. ("Twitter"), located in 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. The plugins are marked with a Twitter logo, for example in the form of a blue "Twitter bird". You will find an overview of the Twitter plugins and their appearance here: https://twitter.com/about/resources/buttons 

If you retrieve a page on our website, which contains such a plugin, your browser will connect directly to the Twitter servers. The contents of the plugin are delivered from Twitter right to your browser and are embedded in the page. Through this integration, Twitter receives information, which is generated through the corresponding web presence, even if you do not own a Twitter profile or are not logged in on Twitter. This information (including your IP address) is then directly sent, transmitted and saved by servers from Twitter, located in the United States. 

If you are logged in on Twitter, Twitter is able to associate your visit on our website directly to your Twitter account. If you interact with the plugins, e.g. by using the "Tweet"-button, the corresponding information also will be sent, transmitted and stored on a server operated by Twitter. The information will also be published on your Twitter account and shown to your contacts there.

Purpose and extent of the data collection and the further processing and use of data by Twitter, including your rights and options to protect your privacy, please refer to the privacy notice of Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/policy.php. If you do not want, that Twitter can assign the data collected from our website directly to your account, you must log out of Twitter before visiting our website. You can completely prevent the loading of the Twitter Plugins with Add-Ons for your browser e.g. with the script Blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/). 

Use of Google+ Plugins (e.g. "+1"Button) 

Our Website uses Social Plugins (hereafter "Plugins") from the social network Google+, operated by Google, Inc., located in 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter "Google"). The plugins are recognizable by for instance buttons with the sign "+1" on a white or colored background. You can find an overview on the Google Plugins and their appearance here: https://developers.google.com/+/plugins

If you retrieve a page on our website, which contains such a plugin, your browser will connect directly to the Google servers. The contents of the plugin are transmitted from Google right to your browser and are embedded in the page. Through this integration, Google receives information, which is generated through the corresponding web presence, even if you do not own a Google+ profile or are not logged in on Google+. This information (including your IP address) is then directly sent, transmitted and saved by servers from Google, located in the United States. 

If you are logged into Google+, Google is able to associate your Google+ profile instantly with the visit on our website. If you interact with the plugins, e.g. by using the "+1"-button, the corresponding information also will be sent, transmitted and stored on a server operated by Google. The information will also be published on your Google+ account and shown to your contacts there. 

Purpose and extent of the data collection and the further processing and use of data by Google, and your rights and options to protect of your privacy, please refer to the privacy notice by Google: http://www.google.com/ Intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html 

If you don't want that Google immediately maps the data collected via our website to your profile on Google +, you must log out at Google+ before your visit our website. You can completely prevent loading the Google plugins with Add-Ons for your browser, such as using the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/). 

Facebook Advertising Methods

We use Facebook Custom Audiences to send our Ads to website visitors based on the collected e-mail addresses. Here you can learn more about Facebook Custom Audiences. We also use information in connection with Social Media accounts of visitors, such as demographic information and information about the title, the industry or the company of a person, to improve our own marketing efforts, if the respective persons will connect their account with a website profile.

Right to information and contact details

You have a right to a free information disclosure on the data stored by us on your person and the right to a correction, blocking or deletion of such data, if applicable. If you have questions concerning the collection, processing or use of your personal data, for information, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of consent or opposition to a particular data use, please contact us directly using the contact details in our imprint. 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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