Privacy Statement

General

Your personal data (e.g. title, name, house address, e-mail address, phone number, bank details, credit card number) are processed by us only in accordance with the provisions of German data privacy laws. The following provisions describe the type, scope and purpose of collecting, processing and utilizing personal data. This data privacy policy applies only to our web pages. If links on our pages route you to other pages, please inquire there about how your data are handled in such cases.

Your personal data, insofar as these are necessary for this contractual relationship (inventory data) in terms of its establishment, organization of content and modifications, are used exclusively for fulfilling the contract. For goods to be delivered, for instance, your name and address must be relayed to the supplier of the goods.

Without your explicit consent or a legal basis, your personal data are not passed on to third parties outside the scope of fulfilling this contract. After completion of the contract, your data are blocked against further use. After expiry of deadlines as per tax-related and commercial regulations, these data are deleted unless you have expressly consented to their further use.

We point out that online data transfer (for example communication via email) can hold security holes. It is impossible to guarantee a complete protection against data access by third parties.

Data privacy statement for the use of Facebook plugins (“Like” button)

Plug-ins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, are integrated into our websites. You can recognise the Facebook plug-ins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. You can find an overview of the Facebook plug-ins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When visiting our website, a direct connection is produced between your web browser and the Facebook server via the plug-in. Facebook thus receives the information that you have visited our website with your address. If you click the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our sites to your Facebook profile. As a result, Facebook can assign the visit to our site to your user account. We are pointing out that we, as the provider of the sites, are not aware of the content of the data transmitted or its use by Facebook. You can obtain further information on the latter in Facebook’s privacy policy at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you do not wish Facebook to be able to allocate your visit to our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files which are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie on your use of this website is usually transferred to a server of Google in the USA and saved there. If you activate IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address is however first truncated by Google within Member States of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a server of Google in the EU and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the web site, in order to compile reports on the website activities, and in order to provide the website operator with further services associated with the use of the website and Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not merged with other data.

You may prevent cookies being stored by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out to you that, in this case, you may not necessarily be able to use all functions of this web site in their entirety. You can, furthermore, prevent the data generated by the cookie which relates to your use of the web site (incl. your IP address) from being recorded by Google, as well as the processing of such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Server-Log-Files

The provider of this site automatically stores information in the server log files, that are transmitted automatically from your browser. These are::

  • Browser type / browser version
  • Used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of server connection

These data are anonymous. The data will not be analyzed and only be checked if we become aware of an illegal usage.

Contact form

When you contact us via contact form, we will store your information you provide us with only for processing your inquiry and for questions related to it. These data will not be passed to third parties without your consent.

Objection to advertising mails

The usage of contact data provided in the disclaimer for advertisement and information materials is prohibited. The operators of this site reserve their right to take legal steps in case of sending advertising materials or spam.