Privacy Policy

DATA PROTECTION

We are glad that you visit our website and thank you for your interest! Protecting your privacy when using our website is important to us, so please be aware of the information below about how to handle your information:

 

1) BASIC INFORMATION ON PERSONAL RELATED DATA

You can visit our website without giving any personal information. Every time you access our website, usage data are transmitted by the respective internet browser and stored in log files, the so-called server log files, such as date and time of the call, name of the accessed page, transferred data volume and the requesting provider. These data can not be assigned to a specific person and serve solely to ensure trouble-free operation of our website and to improve our offer.

Personal data is collected if you voluntarily provide us with these information for the purpose of carrying out a contract or opening a customer account. Which data are collected, can be seen from the respective input forms. A deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done by a message to the contact option described below. We save and use the data you have provided for the execution of the contract. After completion of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked with regard to tax and commercial retention periods, deleted after these deadlines,

When contacting us (eg via contact form or e-mail), personal data is collected. Which data are collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact form. These data are stored and used solely for the purpose of answering your request or for establishing contact and the associated technical administration. Your data will be deleted after final processing of your request, if you so desire and the deletion no legal storage requirements.

In addition, personal data is collected when you sign up for our e-mail newsletter. These data are used by us for our own promotional purposes in the form of our e-mail newsletter, if you have expressly consented to this as follows:

"Subscribe to Newsletter"

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the link provided in the newsletter or by sending us an appropriate message. After cancellation, your e-mail address will be deleted immediately in our newsletter mailing list.

For your own advertising purposes, we reserve the right to choose your first and last name, postal address and - as far as we have received this additional information from you - your title, academic degree, year of birth and occupation, trade or business name in to store summarized lists and use them to send interesting offers and information about our products by post. You can object to the storage and use of your data for this purpose at any time by a message to the contact option described below.

Furthermore, your e-mail address will be saved and published in the comment function on the website.

The IP addresses of the users are also saved when comments are written. Since the comments are not audited prior to publication, we need this information in the event that unlawful content is posted on the site in order to take legal action against the author.

The follow-up comments can be subscribed by you as a user. You will receive a confirmation e-mail to confirm that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided. You can unsubscribe from ongoing comment subscriptions at any time, please refer to the confirmation e-mail for more information on the unsubscribe option.

 

2) DISTRIBUTION OF PERSONAL DATA FOR ORDER PROCESSING

2.1 The personal data collected by us shall be passed on to the transport company commissioned with the delivery within the scope of the contract, insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of the goods. We pass on your payment data as part of the processing of payments to the commissioned bank.

2.2For payments via PayPal, credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or - if offered - "purchase on account" via PayPal, we will transfer your payment data to Paypal (Europe) S.à rl et Cie, SCA, 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter "PayPal"), continue. PayPal reserves itself for the payment methods credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or - if offered - "purchase on account" via PayPal the execution of a credit check. The result of the credit check on the statistical probability of default is used by PayPal for the purpose of deciding on the provision of the respective payment method. The credit information can contain probability values (so-called score values). As far as score values are included in the result of the credit report, These have their basis in a scientifically recognized mathematical-statistical process. The calculation of score values includes, among other things, address data. For further data protection information, among other things to the used credit reference agencies, please refer to the privacy policy of PayPal: https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

 

3) COOKIES

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, ie after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us or our affiliate 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.

 

4) CONTACTING THE CUSTOMER ASSESSMENT REQUEST

We use your e-mail address as a one-time reminder to submit an evaluation of your order for the rating system we use, if you have given us your explicit consent during or after your order. This consent can be granted by activating a checkbox or by clicking on a corresponding button and at any time by a message to the contact option described below be revoked.

 

5) USE OF SOCIAL PLUGINS

5.1 Our website uses so-called social plugins ("plugins") of the AddThis bookmarking service operated by AddThis LLC, Inc. 8000 West Park Drive, Suite 625, McLean, VA 2210, USA ("AddThis"). The plugins are usually marked with an AddThis logo, for example in the form of a white plus sign on an orange background. An overview of the AddThis plugins and their appearance can be found here: https://www.addthis.com/get/sharing

When you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the AddThis servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted by AddThis directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating AddThis receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website and stores a cookie on your device to identify your browser. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to an AddThis server in the USA and stored there. AddThis uses the data to create anonymous user profiles, which serve as the basis for a personalized and interest-based advertising of visitors to websites with AddThis plug-ins.

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by AddThis can be found in the AddThis privacy policy: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy

If you wish to oppose the collection of data by AddThis for the future, you can set a so-called opt-out cookie, which you can download at the following link: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out

You can also completely prevent the AddThis plug-ins from being loaded with add-ons for your browser. With the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).

5.2 Our website uses so-called social plugins ("plugins") of the social network Facebook operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or the addition "Social Plug-in of Facebook" or "Facebook Social Plugin". An overview of the Facebook plugins and their appearance can be found here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins

When you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Facebook directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through this integration, Facebook receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Facebook profile or are currently not logged in to Facebook. This information (including your IP address) will be transmitted from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the US and stored there.

If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can immediately assign the visit to our website to your Facebook profile. If you interact with the plugins, for example, click the "Like" button or leave a comment, this information is also transmitted directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information will also be published on your Facebook profile and displayed to your Facebook friends.

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for the protection of your privacy can be found in the Facebook privacy policy: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

If you do not want Facebook to directly assign the data collected via our website to your Facebook profile, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website. You can completely prevent the loading of Facebook plugins with add-ons for your browser, eg the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).

 

6) USING VIDEOS (eg YOUTUBE, VIMEO)

This website uses the Youtube embedding function to display and play videos of the provider "Youtube". Here, the extended privacy mode is used, which according to the provider information storage of user information only when playing the / the video in motion. When the playback of embedded Youtube videos starts, the provider "Youtube" uses cookies to collect information about user behavior. According to "Youtube" hints, these are used, among other things, to capture video statistics, improve user-friendliness and prevent abusive practices. Regardless of any playback of the embedded video, every time you visit this website you will be connected to the Google Network "DoubleClick", which can trigger further data processing without our influence. For more information about data protection at "YouTube", please see the provider's privacy policy at: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

 

7) USE OF GOOGLE ADSENSE

This website uses Google AdSense, a web advertising service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google AdSense uses "DoubleClick DART Cookies", which are text files stored on your computer that allow you to analyze the use of the Site by you. In addition, Google AdSense uses so-called "web beacons" (small invisible graphics) to collect, collect and evaluate simple actions such as visitor traffic on the website. The information generated by the cookie and / or web beacon (including your IP address) about your use of this website is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google uses the information so obtained to evaluate your usage behavior with respect to the AdSense ads. The Google AdSense IP address sent by your browser will not be merged with other Google data. The information collected by Google may be transferred to third parties, if required by law and / or as far as third parties process this data on behalf of Google. You may permanently opt-out of setting a cookie by preventing it by changing the settings on your browser software or by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://www.google.com/settings/ ads / plugin? hl = DE Please note that certain functions of this website may not be used or can only be used to a limited extent,

 

8) USE OF GOOGLE ADWORDS CONVERSION-TRACKING

This website uses the Google AdWords online advertising program and Google AdWords conversion tracking. The conversion tracking cookie is set when a user clicks on a Google-served ad. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer system. These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for personal identification. If the user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie has not expired yet, Google and we can recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page. Each Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. Cookies can not be tracked through AdWords advertisers' websites. The information gathered using the conversion cookie is used to generate conversion statistics for AdWords advertisers who have opted for conversion tracking. Customers are told the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a conversion tracking tag page. However, they do not receive information that personally identifies users. If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can opt-out of this by easily disabling the Google Conversion Tracking cookie through its Internet browser under User Preferences. You will not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. Customers are told the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a conversion tracking tag page. However, they do not receive information that personally identifies users. If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can opt-out of this by easily disabling the Google Conversion Tracking cookie through its Internet browser under User Preferences. You will not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. Customers are told the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a conversion tracking tag page. However, they do not receive information that personally identifies users. If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can opt-out of this by easily disabling the Google Conversion Tracking cookie through its Internet browser under User Preferences. You will not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can opt-out of this by easily disabling the Google Conversion Tracking cookie through its Internet browser under User Preferences. You will not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can opt-out of this by easily disabling the Google Conversion Tracking cookie through its Internet browser under User Preferences. You will not be included in the conversion tracking statistics.

For more information about Google's privacy policy, visit the following Internet address: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

 

9) WEB ANALYSIS SERVICE

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to 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. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. You may also collect the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl.

Disable Google Analytics

It should be noted that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp ()" and therefore IP addresses are processed only shortened, in order to exclude a direct Personenbeziehbarkeit.

 

10) RETARGETING / REMARKETING / RECOMMENDATION ADVERTISING

- This website uses Google Inc. retargeting technology ("Google"). This makes it possible to specifically target visitors to our websites with personalized, interest-based advertising that has already taken an interest in our shop and our products. The insertion of the advertising material is based on a cookie-based analysis of the previous user behavior, but no personal data is stored. In the case of retargeting technology, a cookie is stored on your computer or mobile device in order to collect anonymous data about your interests and thus to adapt the advertising individually to the stored information. These cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device. You get advertisements, which most likely matches your product and information interests. You may permanently oppose the setting of cookie cookies by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/ Further Information and the Advertising Privacy Policy and Google can be viewed here: http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/ - If you have given us your explicit consent by clicking on a button provided for this purpose, we will use the "Facebook Pixels", Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). This way the behavior of users can be tracked after seeing or clicking on a Facebook ad. This process is designed to evaluate the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements for statistical and market research purposes and may help to optimize future advertising efforts. The data collected is anonymous to us, so do not provide us with any conclusions about the identity of the users. However, the data are stored and processed by Facebook, so that a connection to the respective user profile is possible and Facebook can use the data for its own advertising purposes, according to the Facebook data usage directive (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). You can enable Facebook and its affiliates to display ads on and off Facebook. It may also be stored for these purposes, a cookie on your computer. A consent in the use of the Facebook pixel may only be declared by users who are older than 13 years old. If you are younger, we ask that you ask your guardians for permission. In order to generally oppose the use of cookies on your computer, you can set your Internet browser so that in the future no more cookies can be stored on your computer or already stored cookies are deleted. However, switching off all cookies may mean that some functions on our website can no longer be executed. You may also disable the use of third-party cookies such as Facebook on the Digital Advertising Alliance website: http: // www.

 

11) YOUR RIGHTS AND CONTACT

You have a right to free information about your stored data and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. If you have further questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, please contact us. The same applies to information, blocking, deletion and correction requests regarding your personal data as well as for revocations of granted consent. You can find the contact adress in our imprint.