Ww are happy about your interest in our website. The protection of your privacy is very important to us. Below, you will find detailed information on how we handle your data.
Storage of Access Data in Server-Logfiles
Your can visit our website without leaving personal information. We only save access data of so called server logfiles, for example the name of the requested file, date and time of data recall, volume of transferred data and operating provider. These data are solely used to ensure the smooth operation of the website and do not allow us any conclusions about your person.
Collection and Use of Data for the Implementation of the Contract while Opening a Client Account
We collect person-related data in the course of your order, your contacting us (via contact form or email) or while opening a client account with us. Which data are collected can be seen in the input form. We use the data you gave us for the processing or your contract and requests. After your order has been completed or after the deletion of your client account, your data will be disabled for further use and will be deleted after the expiry of the legal tax- and trade retention period, if you did not explicitly allow any further use of your data or if we retained a data use that is legal and about which we would like to inform you below. You can delete your client account at any time, that can be made either by message to the contact form noted below or via a special function integrated into your client account.
Data Transfer for Fulfillment of Contract
In order to process your order, we give your data to the chosen delivery service in case this is necessary for the delivery of your goods. Depending on which payment service provider you chose with your order, we pass on the on the relevant data to the authorized banking institution and if necessary to our chosen payment service provider. Sometimes, the payment service provider will collect the data itself if you opened an account there. In that case you will have to register with your payment service provider during the process of your order. In that case, the privacy statement of the respective payment service providers applies for you.
Use of Data when subscribing for our Newsletter
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the the therefore required data or separatedle by you submitted data to send you our e-mail newsletter regularly – according to your acceptance. You can unsubscribe our newsletter at any time either by sending a message to the contact opportunity mentioned below or via a link in the newsletter, that is provided for this purpose.
Use of Data for E-mail Advertisement without Newsletter Subscription and your Right to Object
If we receive your e-mail address either by a trade transaction or service and you did not object to that, we allow us to regularly send you offers for similar products in our portfolio, like the ones you already purchased, via e-mail. You can object to this use of your e-mail address at any time by sending a message to the contact given below or via the link provided for that purpose in the advertising e-mail without any additional costs other than the ones for your provider charges for the transmission.
Use of Data for Postal Advertising and your Right to object
Furthermore, we reserve the right to save your sur- and last name, your postal address and – in case we received this additional information within the confines of our contract relations – your title, academic grade, year of birth and your professional title, your sector or business description in combined lists for internal advertising purposes for example for sending you interesting offers and information about our product via letter post. You can object to the collection and use of your data for this purpose anytime by sending a message to the contact given below.
Use of Google (Universal) Analytics for Web Analysis
This website uses Google (Universal) Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (www.google.de). Google (Universal) Analytics applies methods that allow an analysis of your user behaviour on our website for example so-called cookies – text files, that are stored on your computer. The thus generated information about your user behaviour on our website is usually transmitted to and saved on a google server in the USA. The activation of the IP-anonymization on this website shortens the IP-address before its transmission within the EU-member states or other signatories of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in very rare exceptions, the full IP-address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA, where it will be shortened. The anonymized IP-address, that was sent from your browser to Google Analytics will not be merged with other data collected by Google.
You can avoid the collection and analysis of the data of your user behaviour on our website by Google, that has been generated by the cookie (including your IP-address) by downloading and installing the browser-plugin you find in the link below. http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Apart from the browser plugin, you can also click this link to avoid the collection of your data by Google Analytics on this website. For that purpose, an opt-out-cookie will be archived in your device. If you delete your cookies, you will have to click the link again.
We use Google Maps API on our website to display geographical data visually. If you use Google Maps, Google is collecting, processing and using data about the use of the Maps-functions by visitors of the website. You can find further information on the processing of data by Google in the privacy statement of Google: http:// www.google.com/privacypolicy.html. You will also be able to change your settings in the data protection center, so that you can archive and protect your data. Further tutorials on how to manage your Google related data you will find on this website, operated by Google: http://www.dataliberation.org/
We use Social Media Network features on LinkedIn, LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. By accessing pages that use such features, data (IP address, browser data, date and time, cookies) will be transmitted, stored and evaluated to LinkedIn. Should you have a LinkedIn account and be logged in, this data will be sent to your personal account associated with the data stored therein.
Review Reminder by Trusted Shops
In case you gave us your permission by activating the respective check box or by clicking the therefore designated button, we will transfer your e-mail address for a costumer review reminder to Trusted Shops GmbH, Subbelrather Str. 15c, 50823 Köln (www.trustedshops.de), so that they can remind you via e-mail that you have the possibility of evaluating our web shop. You can object to this permission at any time by writing a message to the contact given below or by contacting Trusted Shops directly.
Right to Information and Contact Possibility
You have the right for free information about your personal data that has been saved and if necessary, the right to correct, delete or block of this data. If you have any questions concerning the collection, processing or use of your personal data or if you need information, correction, blocking or deletion as well as objection against any specific use of your data, please contact us directly via the contacts given in our masthead.