privacy policies

Privacy Statement

We are glad about your interest in our website. The protection of your privacy is very important for us. Below we inform you in detail about the handling with your data.

Storage of access data in server log files

You can visit our website without giving any information about yourself. We only store data in so called server log files, such as the name of the requested file, date and time of the call, amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. This data is used solely to ensure trouble-free operation of the site and to improve our offer and allow us no conclusion on your person.

Data collection and use for contract execution and opening a customer account

We collect personally identifiable information when you provide it to us as part of your order, when contacting us (eg via contact form or e-mail) or when opening a customer account voluntarily. What data is collected, it can be seen from the respective input forms. We use the information from them for contract execution and handling of your requests. After completion of the contract or termination of your customer account your data for further use will be blocked and deleted after the tax and commercial storage periods, unless you have expressly agreed to a further use of your data or we reserve a beyond data use, is legally permissible and we inform below. The deletion of your account at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or above a designated function in the account.

Data forwarding to fulfill the contract

To fulfill the contract, we share your information with the responsible of the shipping company further, to the extent ordered for delivery of goods is required. For payment we give the necessary payment information to the agency responsible for paying bank and possibly commissioned by us payment service further, or to the payment service you have chosen during the order process.

Data use in logging in to e-mail newsletter

When you sign up to our newsletter, we will use the necessary or separately the data you provide to send you our e-mail newsletters regularly. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a link provided in the newsletter.

Use of data for mail advertising and your right to object

In addition, we reserve the right, your first and last name, mailing address and - if we have received this additional information in the context of the contractual relationship from you - your title, academic degree, your birth year and your profession, industry or business name in summarized lists to store and use for advertising purposes, for example, to receive interesting offers and information about our products by post. You can object to the storage and use of your data for these purposes at any time by a message to the contact option described below.

Use of Cookies

To make visiting our website and to allow the use of certain functions, we use cookies on different pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are after the browser session, so after you close your browser, deleted (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and enable us to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). You can set your browser so that you are informed about the use of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general. In the non-acceptance of cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited.

Use of Google Analytics / Creating pseudonymous profiles for web analysis

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of the Google Inc (\"Google\"). Google Analytics uses so-called \"Cookies\", text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the Cookie about your use of this website is transferred to the Google-servers in the USA and is stored there. In case of the activation of the IP- anonymization on this web page, your IP address is shortened by Google, nevertheless, within member states of the European Union or in other signatories of the agreement about the European economic area before. Only in special cases the full IP-address is transferred to a server by Google in the USA and is shortened there. By order of the operator of this website Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website to report website activities and to render linked services towards the website operator next with the website use and the Internet use. Within the scope of Google Analytics your browser transmitted IP address is not brought together with other data by Google. You can prevent the storage of the Cookies by a suitable setting of your browser software. Please notice that you will not be able to use all functions of this website in this case if necessary completely. In addition, you are able to prevent your browser from capturing and sending these information data (incl. your IP address) to Googl. You can download the browser-plugin available under the following link (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en) and install it on your system.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en. 
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

We also use Google Analytics to analyze data from AdWords and DoubleClick cookie for statistical purposes. If you do not want this, you can disable this via the Ads Preferences Manager (www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/?hl=en).

Google AdWords Conversion Tracking

This website uses Google AdWords conversion tracking. This sets a cookie on your computer if you arrived through a Google ad on our website by Google Adwords. These cookies expire after 30 days to be valid and not used for personal identification. The user visits certain pages of the Adwords customer website and the cookie has not yet expired, you can see Google and the customer that the user has clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page. Each Adwords customer gets a different cookie. Cookies can therefore not be tracked through the websites of Adwords customers. The information obtained using the conversion cookie information is used to create conversion statistics for Adwords customers who have opted-in to conversion tracking. The Adwords customers find the total number of users who have clicked on their ad and proceeded to a provided with a conversion tracking tag page. However, you will not get any information that can identify users personally. Users who do not wish to participate in the tracking process can disable the cookie from Google conversion tracking on your internet browser under user settings. These users will not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. Information about the Google Privacy Policy, click here.

Right to information and contact way

You have a right to free information about the data stored about your person, and a right to rectification, blocking or erasure of data. For questions regarding the collection, processing or use of personal information, the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of consent or opposition to a particular data use, please contact us directly using the contact details in our imprint.

Data security

Your personal data will be transfered in the order process by SSL encoding on the Internet. Credit card data are not stored, but are raised directly and processed by our payment service provider Novalnet AG. We protect our website and other systems by technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, change or spreading of your data by unauthorized people. The access to your customer account is possible only after entering your personal password. You should treat your access information always confidentially and close the browser window if you have finished the communication with us, especially if you use the computer together with others.