Data Privacy Statement
Unless provided elsewhere, the provision of your personal data is neither legally nor contractually required to enter into a business agreement. You are not obliged to provide your data and the failure to do this will not have any ramifications. This is valid for the subsequent processing procedures unless otherwise provided for. Personal data is all information that can be related to or which can identify an individual.
Server log files
You can visit our websites without providing personal data. Each time you access our website, user data is transmitted to our website by your browser and saved on server log files. Among this stored data is the name of website, the date and the time the site was opened, the amount of data transferred and the requested provider. This data serves exclusively to guarantee a smooth operation of our website and to improve our services. The assigning of the data to a specific person is not possible.
Ascertainment and processing of data by means of the contact form
By using the contact form we receive your personal data (name, email, address and message) only in the scope that you provide us. The data processing serves the purpose of contacting you. By sending your message to us, you approve of the processing of the data you sent. The processing is subject to Art. 6 (1) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with your permission. You can revoke your approval at any time by notifying us without affecting the legality of your approval up until its revocation.
Your email address is used to process your request. Your data is subsequently deleted if you have not approved of its further use and processing.
By opening a customer account we receive the information in the scope that it is there requested. The data processing serves the purpose of improving your purchasing experience and simplifying the ordering process. The processing is done in accordance with Art. 6 (1a) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) dependent on your approval. You can revoke your permission at any time, without affecting the legality of your permission up until the time of its revocation. Your customer account will be subsequently deleted.
Storing, processing and using data when ordering
When you place an order, we store and use your personal data to the extent we need it to conduct and fulfill your order or answer a request. The provision of data is necessary for the business transaction. Not providing it means no business transaction can be conducted. The processing is in accordance with Art. 6 (1b) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and is necessary to fulfill the business agreement. Passing on the information to a third party without expressed consent does not occur. The only exceptions are business partners that are required to conduct the business transaction or providers who work for us within the framework of processing your order. Along with those recipients outlined in the various clauses in the Data Privacy Statement, are others recipients in the following categories. Payment service providers, courier companies, goods and service providers, service-ordering companies, IT service providers and drop-shipping companies. In all cases, we follow strict legal regulations and the extent of the data transmission held to a minimum.
Verwendung der E-Mail-Adresse für die Zusendung von Newslettern
Wir nutzen Ihre E-Mail-Adresse unabhängig von der Vertragsabwicklung ausschließlich für eigene Werbezwecke zum Newsletterversand, sofern Sie dem ausdrücklich zugestimmt haben. Die Verarbeitung erfolgt auf Grundlage des Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO mit Ihrer Einwilligung. Sie können die Einwilligung jederzeit widerrufen, ohne dass die Rechtmäßigkeit der aufgrund der Einwilligung bis zum Widerruf erfolgten Verarbeitung berührt wird. Sie können dazu den Newsletter jederzeit unter Nutzung des entsprechenden Links im Newsletter oder durch Mitteilung an uns abbestellen. Ihre E-Mail-Adresse wird danach aus dem Verteiler entfernt.
Ihre Daten werden dabei an einen Dienstleister für E-Mail-Marketing im Rahmen einer Auftragsverarbeitung weitergegeben. Eine Weitergabe an sonstige Dritte erfolgt nicht.
Using your email address for sending newsletters
We use your email address independently of orders for our advertising purposes by sending a newsletter only if you have consented for us to do so. The processing is done in accordance with Art. 6 (1a) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which is dependent on your approval. You can revoke your permission at any time, without affecting the legality of your permission up until the time of its revocation. You can stop your subscription of the newsletter at any time by clicking on the corresponding links in the newsletter or by contacting us. Your email will be removed out of our mailing list.
Your data will given to a provider for email marketing for handling your order. Our data will not be passed onto to a third party for using the email address.
Using your email address for sending direct advertising
We use your email address within the purchasing process of a good or service you receive for the electronic sending of advertising for goods or services that are similar in nature to those you have already purchased unless you have revoked this application in the past. The provision of email addresses is required to conduct a business transaction. The processing of which is done in accordance with Art. 6 (1f) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the legal interest of direct advertising. You can revoke the use of your email for these purposes. The contact data to do this are found in the imprint. You can also use the provided link in the advertising email. For this you will not be charged any additional costs.
All PayPal transactions are subject to the Pay Pal Data Privacy Statement. You can find these here https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-prev?locale.x=en_EN
The data gathered from you by the technological means are coded so that a matching with your person is not possible. This data is not saved with any other of your data.
You have thus the right, dependent on your particular situation, at any time based on Art. 6 (1f) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to revoke the affected processing of your affected personal data.
Cookies are often saved on your computer. Therefore you have complete control over their use. By selecting the corresponding technical settings of your Internet browser you can prevent the saving and transfer of received data. Already saved cookies can be deleted at any time. We advise you that this could affect and limit the scope of some functions of this website.
Clicking on the following link you can inform yourself how you can administer the cookies of the most widely used browsers. (For example, how to deactivate):
Chrome Browser: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-en/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Using Google Analytics
We use the web analysis service Google Analytics on our website from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; „Google“). The data processing serves the purpose of analyzing websites and their visitors. Google operates this for the website operators and uses the garnered information to evaluate your use of the website to compile reports about website activities and to provide further services regarding website use and Internet use for website operators. In relation to Google Analytics, the transferred IP addresses are not combined with other information from Google.
By selecting the corresponding technical settings of your Internet browser you can prevent the saving and transfer of received data. Already saved cookies can be deleted at any time. You can prevent the furthering capturing of your personal data that is produced by cookies and your use of a website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by clicking on the following link and downloading and installing the available browser plug-ins [https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en]. In order to prevent the comprehensive capturing of data by Google Analytics on devices you can activate the Opt-Out-Cookie setting. The Opt-Out-Cookie setting prevents the future capturing of your data when visiting a website. You must activate the opt-out on all systems of all devices you use. By clicking here you can activate the Opt-Out-Cookie setting and deactivate Google Analytics.
Using the remarketing or "similar target group" function of Google Inc.
Using Google Adwords for conversion-tracking
We use the online advertising program Google AdWords and to this end conversion-tracking (visit & action evaluation). Google conversion tracking is an analyzing service of Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; „Google“). If you click on a Google advertisement, a cookie for conversion tracking is stored on your computer. These cookies have a limited length of validity, do not contain any personal information and do not serve any purpose for personal identification. If you visit certain sites and the cookie has not expired, Google can recognize that you have clicked on an advertisement and you were linked elsewhere. Every Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie and therefore there is no possibility cookies can be traced back to the websites that AdWords customers have visited.
This information, along with the conversion cookie, are used for compiling conversion statistics. We receive the total number of users that have clicked on advertisements and that were brought to another site on one conversion-tracking day. We do not receive, however, any information that can be used to personally identify a user. The processing is in accordance with Art. 6 (1f) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and is conducted in the legal pursuit of offering targeted advertising and to analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of advertising. You have thus the right, dependent on your particular situation, at any time in accordance with Art. 6 (1f) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to revoke the affected processing of your affected personal data. In addition to this, you can prevent the saving of cookies by selecting the appropriate technical settings in your browser software. We advise you that this could limit and affect the scope of some functions of this website. By doing so your data will not used in conversion tracking.
Further information as well as the data privacy statement from Google can be found here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?gl=de&hl=en-GB
The website uses the plug-ins from the social network facebook.com are used, Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). If you call up a webpage with such a plug-ins on our website, a connection to Facebook server is established by the plug-in in your browser on the page. This is transmitted to Facebook server and tells which pages you have visited on our website. If you are a member of Facebook and are logged in, Facebook will attribute this information to your Facebook user account. When using the plug-in function (e.g. by clicking “Like” buttons, or leaving a commentary) this information will be attributed to your Facebook account. To avoid this you only need to log out before using such plug-ins.
If you would not like that Facebook attributes the gathered information to your Facebook profile, you have to either log off of Facebook before your visit or use a Facebook blocker that blocks the use of the Facebook plug-in on our website.
Further information to the gathering and using of data by Facebook and the corresponding rights and possibilities to protect your private sphere can be found in the data privacy statement of Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php
Using Google “+1”“ button
On our website the “+1“ button of the social network of Google Plus of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043 USA, (subsequently known as “Google“) is used. If you visit a webpage with the “+1” button, a connection to Google servers in the USA is established and this is transmitted by a message to your browser on the page. This means your IP Address, as well as other information, e.g. which pages from our website you have visited, are transferred to Google. This is done regardless whether you have registered with Google Plus or not or whether you are logged in. Also by not registering and with users who have not have logged in, a transmission of data takes place. The “+1” button is not used to record your visits on the Internet. Google does not record your total browsing history and does not evaluate your visit in any other manner than with the “+1” button. Google saves the data for approx. two weeks for system maintenance and troubleshooting purposes. This data is not stored with individual profiles, user names or according to a URL and it is not passed on to us. If you are a member of Google Plus and during this time while using the plug-in you are logged in at Google Plus, the total gathered information about the pages you have visited will be connected with your Google Plus Account and available to other users. In cases where interactions are possible with other Google plug-ins, the corresponding information will be gathered and transmitted to Google and be saved. An overview of the various kind of Google plug-ins can be seen here: https://developers.google.com/+/web/
In the case that your settings of Google Plus are made available to the public, your “+1“ from Google can appear as hints, together with you’re your profile name and your photo in Google services, like in your search results or in your Google profile, or in other places on the web and or in advertisements. If you would not like that Google can attribute this gathered information to your Google Plus Profile you need to log out of your Google Plus account before you visit the website.
Further information to the gathering and use of your data by Google and the corresponding laws and possibility to protect your private sphere can be found in the data privacy instructions of Google: www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html.
You can prevent this possibility by installing the corresponding add-ons in your browser.
Duration of data storage
After the business transaction is complete, your data will be stored for the duration of the guarantee and until the expiration of legal, tax and commercial requirements, after that your data will be deleted unless you have agreed to its further processing and use.
Rights of affected persons
In accordance with the statutory requirements provided by Art. 15 - 20 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you have the following rights: the right to information, to rectification, to deletion, to limiting the processing and to data transfer.
In addition, according to Art. 21 (1) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) you have the right to revoke the processing based on Art. 6 (1f) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as well as against the processing for purposes of direct advertising.
Contact us as you so desire. The contact data you can find in our imprint.
Right of appeal with the authorities
You have according to Art. 77 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) the right of appeal with the supervising authority if you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data has not been handled in a lawful manner.