Thank you for expressing your interest in our website. Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Below you will find detailed information about how your data is handled.
Recording your input data on server logfiles
You can visit our websites without providing any personal data. We only record data in so-called server logfiles, such as the name of the file accessed, the date and time of access, the data volume transferred and the requesting provider. This data will only be used to ensure the proper functioning of the page and to improve our service, but cannot be traced back to you.
Data collection and utilisation for contract administration purposes and for opening a customer account
We collect personal data when it is freely provided by you within the context of placing an order, making contact with us (e.g. via the contact form or by e-mail) or when opening a customer account. The specific data gathered is that provided on the various information forms. We use the data provided by you for contract administration purposes and to process your queries. Once the contract has been processed in full or your customer account has been deleted, your data is blocked to prevent any further utilisation and will be deleted on expiry of the mandatory retention periods set out in fiscal and commercial regulations, provided you have not expressly agreed to the further use of your data or we retain the right to further exploit your data in accordance with the law, of which we are obliged to inform you. You may cancel your customer account at any time via the contact facility set out below or via the function provided for this purpose within your customer account.
Data transfer for contract completion purposes
For the fulfilment of contract, we will transfer your data to the shipping company commissioned with delivery if necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. Depending on the payment service provider selected during the order process, we will pass on the payment data required for payment to the financial institution and possibly the payment service provider commissioned by us or the payment service provider selected by you. In part, the selected payment service providers may collect the data directly should you open an account with them. In such a case, you will have to register with your login data of the payment service provider during the order process. The data protection declaration of each respective payment service provider shall apply in such cases.
Data usage on subscription to the e-mail newsletter
If you subscribe to our newsletter we use the data required for this purpose or that which is separately provided by you in order to regularly forward our newsletter to you. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time via the contact facility set out below or via a link provided for this purpose within the newsletter
Use of Google Analytics for web analysis purposes
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. (www.google.com). Google Analytics uses text files known as cookies which are stored on your computer, enabling your use of the website to be analysed. The information obtained via the cookie about your use of the website in generally transferred to a Google server in the USA, where it is stored. Should IP anonymisation be activated on this website, your IP address will be abbreviated in advance by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other signatory states within the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to Google and abbreviated in the USA. IP anonymisation has been activated on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to assess your use of the website in order to compile reports about the website activity and to produce services for the website operator related to website and internet use. The IP address transferred from your browser through Google Analytics will not be consolidated by Google with other data. You may prevent cookies being stored via a particular configuration of your browser software; we would like to point out, however, that in such cases you will not be able to use all of the functions of the website.
You may also prevent Google from acquiring and using the data produced from the cookie or the data associated with your website use (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plugin via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Alternatively to the browser plugin, you may click on this link to prevent future acquisition by Google Analytics from this website. In doing so, an opt-out cookie will be placed on your device. Should you delete your cookies, you must re-click on the link.
Right of access and contact facility
You are entitled to access your personal information stored by us at no charge, including the right to correct, block or delete such data. Please use the contact details provided in our supplier identification should you have any queries concerning the collection, processing or exploitation of your personal data, or should you wish to access, correct, block or delete any data, or should you wish to withdraw any approval provided for or object any use of such data.