We appreciate your interest in our website. Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Below we provide detailed information about the handling of your data.
Saving of access data in server-logfiles
You can visit our site without providing any information about yourself. We only save data to so-called server-logfiles, e.g. the name of the requested file, date and time of the access, amount of transferred data and the requesting provider. This data are used solely to provide distruption-free operation of our site and are processed to improve our offer and do not allow any conclusion on your person.
Collection and use of data to execute the contract and trough opening a new customer account
We collect personal data if you voluntarily provide us with it in case of placing an order, by contacting us (e.g. per contact form or by E-Mail) We use the data provided by you for the execution of contracts and for processing you requests. After complete fulfillment of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked from further use and after termination of the period of retention in terms of tax law and commercial law deleted if you didn't explicitly agree to the further use of your data or if we didn't reserve any rights to additional usage of your data that is in accordance to the law and about wich we inform you thereinafter. The deletion of your customer account is always possible and can either be done by contacting us through below mentioned ways or by using a therefor provided function in the customer account.
Data forwarding to execute the contract
To execute the contract we forward your data to the carrier that is authorised with the shipment if this is necessary to ship the ordered products. For the processing of payments we forward the therefor necessary payment data to the authorised financial institute and where required to the authorised payment service provider, respectively the payment service provider you chose in the order process.
To offer an attractive visit of our website and to make usage of specific functions possible, we use so-called Cookies on different pages. Cookies are small text files that are saved on your end device. Several of the Cookies we use, will be deleted by the end of the browser session, thus by closing your browser (so-called session Cookies). Other Cookies remain on your end device and allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit (long-term Cookies). You can configure your browser in a way it informs you about the placement of Cookies and can individually decide about the acceptance of Cookies or you can except the acceptance of Cookies for individual cases or generally. By not accepting our Cookies the performance of our website might be limited.
Use of Google Analytics for Web Analysis
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (www.google.com). Google Analytics uses so-called „Cookies“, text files, that are saved on your computer, that allow an analysis of the usage of the website by you. The information created by the Cookie about your usage of this website are usually transmitted to a server of google in the USA and are saved there. But in case of activation of the IP-anonymisation on this website, your IP-address will be shortened by google within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in special cases, the complete IP-Address will be sent to a google server in the USA and be shortened there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, google will use this information to analyze your usage of the website, to prepare reports about the website activities and to provide other services linked to the usage of the website and the internet to the operator of the website. The IP-Address that has been transmitted by your browser in context of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data of google. You can prevent Cookies from being saved by appropriately configuring your browser; we however point out that in this case you might not be able to use the whole functionality of this website.
Furthermore you can avoid the collection of the the data created by the Cookie and related to your usage of the website (incl. your IP-Adress) by google as well as the processing of this data by google by downloading and installing the browser-plugin available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Alternatively to the browser-plugin you can click this link to stop the collection of data by Google Analytics prospectively. Thereby an Opt-Out-Cookie will be places on your end device. If you delete your cookies, you will have to click this link again.
Usage of Facebook Plugins
On our website so-called Social Plugins of the social network Facebook, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA („Facebook“), are in use. The plugins are labeled with a Facebook-Logo or the addition "Social Plugin of Facebook", respectively "Facebook Social Plugin". Here you can find an overview of the Facebook Plugins and their looks: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins
By opening a page of our website, that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of Facebook. Facebook directly transfers the content of the plugin to your browser and embedds it to the page. Through this integration, Facebook gains the information that your browser just opened the specific page of our website, even if you don't own a Facebook profile or are not logged into Facebook. This information (including your IP-Adress) is directly transmitted by your browser to a server of Facebook in the USA and is collected there.
If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can directly assign the visit of our website to your facebook profile. By interacting with the plugins, e.g. clicking the "Like"-Button or by posting a comment, this information also is directly sent to a Facebook server and collected there. In this case, the information also is published on your Facebook profile and be shown to your Facebook friends.
Please take purpose and extent of the collection of data and further processing and use of the data by Facebook as well as their rights and configuration possibilities in this regard from Facebooks own privacy information: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php
If you don't want Facebook to attach data collected about your visit of our website directly to you Facebook profile, you have to logout from Facebook before your the visit of our website. You can also completely block facebook plugins from loading in your browser by using Add-Ons, e.g. the "Facebook Blocker" (http://webgraph.com/resources/facebookblocker/) or with the script blocker "NoScript"(http://noscript.net/).
Conversion measurement with the User-Action-Pixel of Facebook
With your agreement we use in our website the User-Action-Pixel of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). With it's help we can track the actions of Users, after they have seen or clicked a Facebook ad. So we can see the effectiveness of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes. The so collected data is anonymous to us, this means we do not see the personal data of individual users. However, this data is stored and processed by Facebook, about what we inform you accordingly to our knowledge. Facebook can link this data to your Facebook account and use it in accordance with Facebook's data use policy https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. It can allow Facebook and it's partners showing advertisments on and outside of Facebook. Additionally a cookie can be stores for this on your computer.
This agreement may only be declared by users who are more than 13 years old. If you are younger we ask you to ask your legal guardian for advice.
You can withdraw your agreement at any time by clicking the following button:
Usage of Google+ Plugins (e.g. "+1"-Button")
On our website so-called Social Plugins of the social network Google, operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA („Google“), are in use. The plugins are labeled with a Google-Logo or the addition "Social Plugin of Google", respectively "Google Social Plugin". Here you can find an overview of the Google Plugins and their looks: https://developers.google.com/+/plugins
By opening a page of our website, that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of Google. Google directly transfers the content of the plugin to your browser and embedds it to the page. Through this integration, Google gains the information that your browser just opened the specific page of our website, even if you don't own a Google profile or are not logged into Google. This information (including your IP-Adress) is directly transmitted by your browser to a server of Google in the USA and is collected there.
If you are logged into Google, Google can directly assign the visit of our website to your Google profile. By interacting with the plugins, e.g. clicking the "Like"-Button or by posting a comment, this information also is directly sent to a Google server and collected there. In this case, the information also is published on your Google profile and be shown to your Google friends.
Please take purpose and extent of the collection of data and further processing and use of the data by Google as well as their rights and configuration possibilities in this regard from Googles own privacy information: http://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html
If you don't want Google to attach data collected about your visit of our website directly to you Google profile, you have to logout from Google before your the visit of our website. You can also completely block Google plugins from loading in your browser by using Add-Ons, e.g. the script blocker "NoScript"(http://noscript.net/).
Trusted Shops Review Reminder
If you during or after your order gave us permission to do so, by clicking a specific checkbox or a specific button ("Review Later"), we transmit your E-Mail Address to Trusted Shops GmbH, Subbelrather Str. 15c, 50823 Cologne (www.trustedshops.com) for the purpose of sending a reminder of reviewing your order. This permission can be canceled by sending a message to below ways to contact us or directly to Trusted Shops.
Right to be informed and ways to contact us
You do have a right for nonpaid information about your personal data saved by us as well as, if necessary, a right to correction, suspension or deletion of these data. If you have any questions about the collection, processing or usage of your personal data, for information, correction, suspension or deletion of data as well as the cancellation of given permissions or to object a specific use of data, please directly contact us by the ways stated in our imprint.