As the responsible office pursuant to data protection regulations, we assure you that for the protection of your personal data, the collection, storage, modification, communication, blocking, deletion, and use of your personal data at our company always takes place in compliance with applicable data protection regulations and other statutory guidelines.
Collection of Personal Data by Us
In the course of order processing, we request various personal data from you via the customer data form, which you then communicate to us by sending your order together with the rest of the order data. Accordingly, we collect only the personal data communicated by you.
Purpose of Collection, Processing, and Use of Personal Data and any Consent Granted
Your personal data is collected by us in connection with the order processing procedure and is subsequently processed and used by us for our own business purposes within the scope of the contractual relationship entered into.
The purpose for the collection, processing, and use of personal data when you set up a customer account is so that you do not have to enter the personal data again when placing future orders.
Insofar as you granted your consent to the receipt our Newsletter, your e-mail address is collected, processed, and used for our own advertising purposes. In this case, you granted your consent by agreeing to the following statement:
"I agree to be notified by e-mail of interesting offers, and therefore grant my consent to my e-mail address being added to the Newsletter distribution list. I can revoke this consent at any time, effective for the future, without stating any reasons for doing so."
Revocation of Consent
Insofar as you have granted consent, such consent can be revoked at any time, effective for the future, and you are not required to state any reasons for doing so. You will need to notify us, however your notification is not required to be in any specific format.
We use so-called “cookies” so that we can provide more individualized services to you. Cookies are identifiers that our web server sends to your computer in order to identify it for the duration of your visit. Most browsers are configured to automatically accept cookies. This means that the corresponding cookies are stored on your computer. When you make a return visit to our website, your computer will be recognized by our web server based on the cookies stored on your computer. If you do not wish to have cookies placed on your computer, you may prevent cookies from being stored by modifying your browser settings in such a way that cookies are not accepted.
Communication of Personal Data to Third Parties
Your personal data is communicated by us exclusively to those third parties that are service providers involved in contract performance, such as the logistics company charged with delivery and the financial institution charged with payment matters. However, in those situations in which your personal data is communicated to third parties, the amount of data communicated is limited to the minimum required.
Information on the Use of Google Analytics as per Data Privacy Regulations
This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files stored on your computer that allow for an analysis of your use of the website. The information on your use of this website generated by the cookie is generally transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. However, when IP anonymization is activated at this website within the member states of the European Union or in other countries that are signatories to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, your IP address will first be abridged by Google. The full IP address will be communicated by Google to a server in the United States and abridged there only in rare circumstances. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to analyse your use of the website in order to compile reports on website activities and to provide other services associated with website use and Internet use to the website operator. The IP address communicated by your browser in connection with Google Analytics is not compiled together with Google’s other data. You can prevent cookies from being stored by using a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, we would like to point out to you that in such case, you may not be able to use all of the functions of this website to their fullest extent. Furthermore, you can prevent the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected by Google and also prevent Google from processing this data by downloading and installing the browser add-on found at the following link. The current link is http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Retrieval of Consent Statements Agreed to by You
The content of any consent statements you have agreed to can be retrieved at any time via this document.
You have the right to receive information concerning the personal data stored about you free of charge. We kindly request that you direct corresponding inquiries to the address provided on the Contact Information page of this website. If the personal data we have stored about you are incorrect, the data will naturally be corrected at your request.
Furthermore, you have the right to revoke your consent to storage of your personal data at any time, effective for the future, and you are not required to state any reasons for doing so. You will need to notify us, however your notification is not required to be in any specific format. In the event of a corresponding notification from you, the personal data stored about you will be deleted except in cases where the relevant data are still needed to perform the duties of the contractual relationship entered into or where statutory guidelines bar such deletion. In such case, in lieu of deletion, access to the personal data concerned will be blocked.
We kindly request that you direct all data privacy inquiries to the address provided on the Contact Information page of this website.