Data privacy statement
We appreciate 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 giving any personal information. We only store access data in so-called server log files, such as the name of the requested file, the date and time of the retrieval, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. These data is evaluated solely to ensure trouble-free operation of the site and to improve our offer and do not allow us to conclude on your person.
Data collection and use for contract processing and opening a customer account
We collect personal information if you voluntarily provide it to us as part of your order, when contacting us (for example, by contact form or e-mail) or by opening a customer account. Which data is collected, can be seen from the respective input forms. We use the data provided by you to fulfill the contract and process your inquiries. After completion of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked for further use and deleted after expiry of the tax and commercial retention periods, unless you have expressly consented to a further use of your data or we reserve the right to use the data is legally permitted and about which we inform you below. The deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a designated function in the customer account.
Data transfer for fulfillment of the contract
Data usage when registering for the e-mail newsletter
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the data required or separately provided by you to regularly send you our e-mail newsletter according to your consent. The deregistration from the newsletter is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a dedicated link in the newsletter.
Data usage for e-mail advertising without newsletter registration and your right of objection
If we receive your e-mail address in connection with the purchase of goods or services and you have not objected to this, we reserve the right to send you regular offers for similar products, such as those already purchased, from our range by e-mail , You may object to this use of your e-mail address at any time by sending a message to the contact option described below or through a dedicated link in the e-mail message, without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs.
Use of data for postal advertising and your right to object
In addition, we reserve the right to summarize your first and last name, mailing address and - as far as we have received from you in the context of the contractual relationship - your title, academic degree, year of birth and occupation, branch or business name Save lists and use for your own promotional purposes, eg to send interesting offers and information about our products by letter. You can object to the storage and use of your data for these purposes at any time by sending a message to the contact option described below.
In order to make the visit to our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general. Failure to accept cookies may limit the functionality of our website.
Use of Google (Universal) Analytics for web analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (www.google.com). Google Analytics uses methods that allow you to analyze the use of the website, such as so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer. The generated information about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating IP anonymisation on this website, the IP address will be shortened prior to transmission within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. The anonymized IP address provided by Google Analytics within the scope of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google.
You can prevent the collection of the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website from Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
As an alternative to the browser plug-in, you can click on this link to prevent the collection by Google Analytics on this website in the future. An opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click the link again.
Use of Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Instagram plugins
On our website so-called social plugins ("plugins") of the social networks Facebook and Google+, the microblogging services Twitter and Instagram are used. These services are provided by the companies Facebook Inc., Google Inc., Twitter Inc. and Instagram LLC. offered ("provider").
Facebook is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”).
Google+ is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA („Google“).
Twitter is operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA („Twitter“).
Instagram is operated by Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA („Instagram“).
If you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of Facebook, Google, Twitter or Instagram. The content of the plugin is transmitted by the respective provider directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating the plugins, the providers receive the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile or are currently not logged in. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to a server of the respective provider in the USA and stored there. If you are logged in to one of the services, the providers can immediately allocate the visit to our website to your profile on Facebook, Google+, Twitter or Instagram. If you interact with the plugins, for example the "Like", "+1", "Tweet" or "Instagram" buttons, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a provider's server and saved there. The information will also be posted on the social network, on your Twitter. Published Instagram account and displayed there to your contacts.
If you do not want Google, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to directly map the data collected via our website to your profile in the relevant service, you must log out of the relevant service before visiting our website. You can completely prevent the plugins from being loaded even with add-ons for your browser. With the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).
Use of Pinterest plugins
Our website uses so-called social plugins ("plugins") from the Pinterest social network operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA ("Pinterest"). The plugins are marked with a Pinterest logo.
When you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of Pinterest. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Pinterest directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through this integration, Pinterest receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Pinterest profile or are currently not logged in to Pinterest. This information (including your IP address) will be transmitted by your browser directly to a Pinterest server in the USA and stored there.
If you are logged in to Pinterest, Pinterest can immediately assign your visit to our website to your Pinterest profile. If you interact with the plugins, for example by pressing the "pin it" button or leaving a comment, this information will also be transmitted directly to a Pinterest server and stored there. The information may also be published on your Pinterest profile and displayed to your Pinterest followers.
If you do not want Pinterest to directly associate the data collected through our website with your Pinterest profile, you must log out of Pinterest before visiting our website. You can also completely prevent the Pinterest Plugins from being loaded with add-ons for your browser, e.g. a script blocker.
Right to information and contact
You have the right to free information on the data stored about us as well as a right to correct, block or delete this data. For questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, information, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of granted consent or objection to a particular use of data, please contact us directly via the contact details in our imprint.