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Privacy Policy

We are pleased that you are visiting our website and thank you for your interest! Protecting your privacy when using our website is important to us, so please note the information below about how we handle your data:

1) Basic information on handling personal data

You can visit our website without providing any personal information. Every time our website is accessed, usage data is transmitted by the respective Internet browser and stored in log files, the so-called server log files, such as the date and time of access, Name

of the page called up, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. This data cannot be assigned to a specific person and is only used to ensure trouble-free operation of our website and to improve our offer.

Personal data is collected if you voluntarily provide it to us to execute a contract or open a customer account. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms. A deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done by sending a message to the contact option described below. We store and use the data you provide to process the contract.

After the contract has been fully processed or your customer account has been deleted, your data will be blocked with regard to retention periods under tax and commercial law, and deleted after these periods have expired, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or a legally permitted further use of data by has been reserved for our site, about which we will inform you accordingly below.

Personal data is collected when contacting us (e.g. via contact form or e-mail). Which data is collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact form. This data is stored and used exclusively to answer your request or to contact you and the associated technical administration. Your data will be deleted after your request has been processed, provided that you wish this and the deletion does not conflict with any statutory retention requirements.

In addition, personal data is collected when you register for our email newsletter. We use this data for our own advertising purposes in the form of our e-mail newsletter, provided that you have expressly consented to this as follows:

"Please send me interesting information about your product range by e-mail regularly and at any time."

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time via the link provided for this purpose in the newsletter or by sending us a message. After you have unsubscribed, your e-mail address will be deleted immediately from our newsletter distribution list.

Furthermore, your e-mail address will be saved and published on the website for the comment function.

2) Disclosure of personal data for order processing

2.1 In order to fulfill our contractual obligations towards our customers, we work together with external shipping partners. We will only pass on your name and your delivery address to a shipping partner selected by us for the purpose of delivering the goods.

2.2 The personal data collected by us will be passed on to the transport company commissioned with the delivery as part of the contract, insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of the goods. We pass on your payment data to the commissioned credit institution as part of the processing of payments.

2.3 When paying via PayPal, credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or - if offered - "purchase on account" via PayPal, we pass on your payment data to PayPal (Europe) Sà r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter "PayPal"), further. PayPal reserves the right to carry out a credit check for the payment methods credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or - if offered - "purchase on account" via PayPal. PayPal uses the result of the credit check in relation to the statistical probability of non-payment for the purpose of deciding whether to provide the respective payment method. The credit report can contain probability values ​​(so-called score values). As far as score values ​​are included in the result of the credit report, they are based on a scientifically recognized mathematical-statistical process. Address data, among other things, is included in the calculation of the score values. Further data protection information, including information on the credit agencies used, can be found in PayPal's data protection declaration: https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

2.4 If you choose a payment method offered by "Stripe", the payment will be processed by the payment service provider Stripe Payments Europe Ltd, C/O A&L Goodbody, Ifsc, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland (hereinafter "Stripe") , to whom we pass on the information you provided during the ordering process together with the information about your order (name, address, account number, bank code, credit card number, if applicable, invoice amount, currency and transaction number). Your data will only be passed on for the purpose of payment processing. You can find more information about Stripe's data protection on the Internet at https://stripe.com/de/privacy.

3) Cookies

In order to make visiting 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 end device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, i.e. after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your end device and enable us or our partner companies to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and decide individually whether to accept them or exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general. If cookies are not accepted, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

4) Use of videos (e.g. Youtube, Vimeo)

4.1 This website uses the YouTube embedding function to display and play videos from the provider "Youtube". The extended data protection mode is used here, which, according to the provider, only initiates the storage of user information when the video(s) is/are played. If the playback of embedded YouTube videos is started, the provider "Youtube" uses cookies to collect information about user behavior. According to information from "Youtube", these are used, among other things, to collect video statistics, improve user-friendliness and prevent abusive practices. Regardless of whether the embedded videos are played back, a connection to the Google network "DoubleClick" is established each time this website is accessed, which can trigger further data processing operations without our influence.

Further information on data protection at "YouTube" can be found in the provider's data protection declaration at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

42 Plugins of the video portal Vimeo from Vimeo, LLC, 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA are integrated on our website. If you access a page on our website that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Vimeo servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted directly to your browser by Vimeo and integrated into the page. This integration gives Vimeo the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Vimeo account or are not currently logged in to Vimeo. This information (including your IP address) is sent directly from your browser to a Vimeo server in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged in to Vimeo, Vimeo can immediately assign your visit to our website to your Vimeo account. If you interact with the plugins (e.g. by pressing the start button of a video), this information is also transmitted directly to a Vimeo server and stored there. The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Vimeo as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for protecting your privacy can be found in Vimeo's data protection information: http://vimeo.com/privacy

If you do not want Vimeo to directly assign the data collected via our website to your Vimeo account, you must log out of Vimeo before visiting our website.

The Google Analytics tracking tool is automatically integrated into videos from Vimeo that are integrated on our site. This is Vimeo's own tracking, to which we have no access and which cannot be influenced from our side. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies" for tracking, these are text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In order to prevent the setting of Google Analytics tracking cookies, you can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; we would like to point out to you however that in this case you will if applicable not be able to use all functions of this website in full. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

As an alternative to the browser plugin or within browsers on mobile devices, please click on the following link to set an opt-out cookie that will prevent future detection by Google Analytics within this website (this opt-out Cookie only works in this browser and only for this domain, if you delete your cookies in this browser, you must click this link again):

Disable Google Analytics

5) Use of Google AdWords conversion tracking

This website uses the online advertising program "Google AdWords" and conversion tracking as part of Google AdWords. The conversion tracking cookie is set when a user clicks on an ad served by Google. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer system. These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for personal identification.If the user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and we can recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page. Each Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. This means that cookies cannot be tracked via the websites of AdWords customers. The information obtained using the conversion cookie is used to create conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. Customers find out the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a page with a conversion tracking tag. However, they do not receive any information with which users can be personally identified. If you do not wish to participate in the tracking, you can object to this use by simply deactivating the Google conversion tracking cookie in your Internet browser under user settings. You will then not be included in the conversion tracking statistics.

You can find more information about Google's data protection regulations at the following Internet address: http://www.google.de/policies/privacy/

6) Web analytics service

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened beforehand 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 will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator.

The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; we would like to point out to you however that in this case you will if applicable not be able to use all functions of this website in full. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

As an alternative to the browser plugin or within browsers on mobile devices, please click on the following link to set an opt-out cookie that will prevent future detection by Google Analytics within this website (this opt-out Cookie only works in this browser and only for this domain, if you delete your cookies in this browser, you have to click this link again):

Disable Google Analytics

It is pointed out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()" and therefore IP addresses are only processed in abbreviated form in order to rule out direct personal reference.

7) Retargeting/ remarketing/ recommendation advertising

- If you have given us your express consent by clicking a button provided for this purpose, we set the "FacebookPixel" of Facebook Inc, 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA on our website (“Facebook”). In this way, the behavior of users can be tracked after they have seen or clicked on a Facebook ad. This process is used to evaluate the effectiveness of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes and can help to optimize future advertising measures.

The data collected is anonymous to us, so we cannot draw any conclusions about the identity of the user. However, the data is stored and processed by Facebook so that a connection to the respective user profile is possible and Facebook can use the data for its own advertising purposes in accordance with the Facebook data usage guidelines (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). You can enable Facebook and its partners to place advertisements on and outside of Facebook. A cookie can also be stored on your computer for these purposes.

Consent to the use of the Facebook pixel may only be given by users who are older than 13 years of age. If you are younger, we ask that you ask your legal guardian for permission. In order to generally object to the use of cookies on your computer, you can set your Internet browser so that no more cookies can be stored on your computer in the future or cookies that have already been stored are deleted. However, switching off all cookies can mean that some functions on our website can no longer be executed. You can also deactivate the use of cookies by third-party providers such as Facebook on the following website of the Digital Advertising Alliance: http://www.aboutads.info/choices/

- Our website uses the functions of Google Analytics Remarketing in connection with the cross-device functions of Google AdWords and Google DoubleClick. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

This function makes it possible to link the advertising target groups created with Google Analytics Remarketing to the cross-device functions of Google AdWords and Google DoubleClick. In this way, interest-related, personalized advertising messages that have been adapted to you depending on your previous usage and surfing behavior on one end device (e.g. mobile phone) can also be displayed on another of your end devices (e.g. tablet or PC).

If you have given Google your consent in your Google account, Google will link your web and app browser history to your Google account for this purpose.

In this way, the same personalized advertising messages can be displayed on every end device on which you log in with your Google account. To support this function, Google Analytics collects Google-authenticated user IDs, which are temporarily linked to our Google Analytics data in order to define and create target groups for cross-device advertising. If you have not agreed to the link between the Google account and the web or app browser, the remarketing function will not collect the ID or other data.

You can permanently opt out of cross-device remarketing/targeting by disabling personalized advertising in your Google account; follow this link:

https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/

Further information and the data protection regulations can be found in Google's data protection declaration under:

http://wwwgoogle.com/policies/technologies/ads/

8) Your rights and how to contact us

You have a right to free information about your stored data and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. If you have additional questions about the survey,

Processing or use of your personal data, please contact us. The same applies to information, blocking, deletion and correction requests with regard to your personal data and for the revocation of consent. You can find the contact address in our imprint.

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