Data Privacy Statement

Last update:  April 2016

Some websites use so-called cookies. Cookies will not cause damage to your computer and they will not include any viruses. Cookies are used to increase the user-friendliness, effectiveness and security of our offer. Cookies are small text files that will be filed on your computer and stored by your browser.

The cookies we use are mostly so-called “session cookies”.

After you have finished visiting our website, they are deleted automatically. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser every time you visit our website.

By making the appropriate setting in your browser software, you can provide that you are informed about the setting of cookies, or that cookies are accepted in special cases only, or never, or that cookies are automatically deleted every time the browser is closed.

Contact form

If you send us enquiries or requests via our contact form, we will file your data taken from the form – including the indicated contact data – for processing your enquiry or request and for the case of follow-up questions. This data is not passed on to third parties without your consent.

Objection to advertising e-mails

We object herewith to the use of contact data published in the scope of the imprint

obligation for the sending of not explicitly requested promotional or advertising messages or information material. The operators of the websites expressly reserve the right to take legal action in case of unsolicited e-mail activities.

Newsletter data

If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on our website, we need your e-mail-address and maybe other information enabling us to verify that you are the owner of the submitted e-mail-address and that you agree to receive the newsletter.  We will not collect further data. This data is exclusively used for the dispatch of the requested information and will not be shared with third parties.

You can withdraw your consent to the storage of your data, your e-mail-address or their use for the mailing  of the newsletters at any time, for example by clicking the “unsubscribe”-link in the newsletter.

Registration on this website

You can register on our website to use further functions. The data recorded for this purpose will exclusively be used for the offer or service you have registered for.

In case of important changes regarding the offer range or technical amendments, we use the e-mail-address indicated in the scope of the registration to inform you accordingly.

Data transfer in case of contract conclusion for online-shops, dealers and dispatch of goods

We communicate personal data to third parties only if this should become necessary in the scope of the contract execution; for example to the company entrusted with the delivery of goods or the financial institute entrusted with the payment process. A further transmission of data is excluded, unless you have explicitly consented to its disclosure. The same goes for a transmission of your data to third parties e.g. for promotional purposes.

Processing of data (Customers and contract data)

We collect, process and use personal data only as far as they are necessary for the establishing, content-related design or modification of our legal relationship  (inventory data). Personal data in the context of the use of our Internet website (usage data) is only collected, processed and used, if this enables the user to take advantage of our service or to handle billing or invoicing procedures.

Privacy Statement for the usage of Piwik

This website makes use of the “Open Source Web Analysis Service” called Piwik. Piwik uses so-called “cookies”. Cookies are text files that are filed on your computer and enable us to provide for an analysis of how you use our website.  For this purpose, the information on the use of this website generated by the cookie is stored on our server. Before the storage, the IP address will be anonymised.

The information generated by the cookie on the use of this website will not be shared with third parties. You may impede the storage of the cookies by means of the decline option in your browser software. If you do not accept cookies, this may result in restrictions to the functions available when visiting our company website.

Using the delete option, you can deactivate the storage and use of your data, if you do not consent to this service. In this case an opt-out-cookie preventing the Piwik from filing user data will be deposited in your browser.

If you delete your cookies, this means that you also delete the Piwik Opt-Out-Cookie.

When you visit our website again, the Opt-Out has to be reactivated.