Data protection explanation
We appreciate your interest in our website. Protecting your privacy is very important to us. We will provide you with detailed information on the handling of your data.
Storage of access data in server log files
You can visit our website without giving any details about yourself. We only store access data in so-called server log files, e.g. the name of the requested file, the date and time of retrieval, the amount of data transferred, and the requesting provider. This data is evaluated solely to ensure trouble-free operation of the site and to improve our service, and does not allow us to draw conclusions about you.
Data collection and use for contract processing and opening of a customer account
We collect personal data if you voluntarily communicate this to us within the scope of your order, by contacting us (for example via contact form or e-mail) or by opening a customer account. The data collected can be seen in the respective input forms. We use the data you provide to process and complete your inquiry. After complete processing of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked from further use and will be deleted after expiration of tax and commercial storage periods, unless you expressly consent to further use of your data or we reserve additional data usage rights for ourselves, which is legally permitted and about which we will inform you below. You may delete your customer account at any time, either by means of a message to the contact described below or by means of a function provided for this purpose in the customer account.Data transfer for contract fulfillment For the fulfillment of the contract, we will pass your data on to the shipping company commissioned with the delivery as far as is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. Depending on which payment service provider you choose in the order process, we will pass the payment data collected for this purpose on to the credit institution commissioned by the payment institution and, where applicable, to payment service providers commissioned by us or by the selected payment service. In some cases, the selected payment service providers also collect this data themselves, if you create an account with them. In this case, you must register with the payment service provider during the order process using your access data. The data protection declaration of the respective payment service provider applies in such cases.
Data usage during subscription for e-mail newsletter
When you subscribe to our newsletter, we use the data required for this purpose or separately provided by you to regularly send you our e-mail newsletter, according to your expressed consent. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by sending a message to the contact described below or via a link provided in the newsletter.Data use for postal advertising and your right to object<b/h3> In addition, we reserve the right to include your first and last name, postal address, and - insofar as we have received such additional information from you within the scope of the contract - title, academic degree, year of birth, and job, industry, or business name in lists, and to use them for our own advertising purposes; for example, to send you interesting offers and information about our products by mail. You may object to the storage and use of your data at any time by means of a message to the contact given below.
In order to make visits 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 you close your browser (session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us to recognize your browser on the next visit (persistent cookies). You can set your browser to inform you about cookie settings, and can decide to accept them on an individual basis, or to reject cookies in specific cases or in general. If cookies are not accepted, functionality of our website may be restricted.
Use of Google (Universal) Analytics for web analysis
This website uses Google (Universal) Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (www.google.com). Google (Universal) Analytics uses methods that allow us to analyze website usage, such as “cookies,” or text files that are stored on your computer. The information generated about your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating IP anonymization on this website, the IP address will be truncated before transmission within the Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States of the European Economic Area Agreement. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. The anonymized IP address transmitted by your browser under Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You may prevent Google from recording the data (including your IP address) generated by cookies and your use of the website, 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=en). If you delete your cookies, you must click the link again.
Use of social plug-ins from Facebook using the Shariff solution
Social plug-ins (“plug-ins") are used by social networks on our website. In order to increase the security of your data when you visit our website, the plug-ins are not integrated into the site, but are only built into the site using an HTML link (the so-called “Shariff solution” from c't). This integration ensures that no connection to the servers of the provider of the respective social network is made when a page of our website that contains such plug-ins is accessed. If you click on one of the buttons, a new window of your browser will open and connect to the page of the respective service provider, where you can press the Like or Share button (after entering your login data, if necessary). For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of this data by providers on these pages, as well as your rights and setting options for privacy protection, please refer to the data protection guidelines of the providers. http://www.facebook.com/policy.php
Review by Trusted Shops
If you have given your explicit consent during or after your order to receive a reminder to review your order, either by clicking on a corresponding checkbox or clicking on a button provided for this purpose, we will submit your e-mail address to Trusted Shops GmbH, Subbelrather Str. 15c, 50823 Cologne (www.trustedshops.de), so that they can remind you by e-mail of the possibility to submit a review. This consent can be revoked at any time by means of a message to the contact described below or directly to Trusted Shops.
Right of access and contact
ou have the right to free information about the personal data stored with us and, if necessary, a right to correct, block, or delete this data. If you have any questions concerning the collection, processing, or use of your personal data, concerning the disclosure, rectification, blocking, or deletion of data, or concerning the revocation of consent or an objection to a specific instance of data usage, please contact us directly via the contact details in the “about us” section.