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We attach great importance to protecting and safeguarding your privacy. Therefore in the following we inform you on the collection and use of personal data when using our website.
Anonymous data collection
You can visit our websites without providing any personal information. In this context, we store no personal data. In order to improve our offer, we only analyze statistical data that do not allow any connection to your person.
Collection, processing and use of personal data
We collect personal data (details about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person) only to the extent provided by you.
The processing and use of your personal data is carried out to fulfill and process your order and to process your requests. After complete contract processing all personal data are first stored considering tax and commercial law retention periods and then deleted after the deadline, unless you have agreed to the further processing and use.
Disclosure of personal data
A transfer of your data to third parties without your express consent will not occur. The only exceptions are our service partners that we need to fulfill the contractual relationship. In these cases, we strictly adhere to the requirements of the Federal Data Protection Act. The amount of data transmission is limited to a minimum.
Our website uses the so-called cookies at several locations. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. They serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safer. Furthermore, cookies enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide services. Cookies do not contain personal data.
Using remarketing or "similar target groups" feature of Google Inc.
The provider uses on the website the remarketing or "similar target groups" - feature of Google Inc. ("Google"). This function enables the provider to address visitors to the website with targeted advertising whereby visitors to the provider's website are offered customized, interest-based advertising ads when they visit other websites in the Google Display Network. To carry out the analysis of the websites use, which forms the basis for the creation of interest-based ads, Google uses the so-called Cookies. To this end, Google stores a small file containing a sequence of numbers in the browsers of the visitors to the website. Over this number the website visits and anonymous data on the use of the site are recorded. There is no storage of personal data of visitors to the website. If you visit another website on the Google Display Network afterwards, advertisements are displayed that very likely take into account previously viewed product and information areas.
Use of Google Analytics
Use of Facebook plugins
On these web pages plugins of the social network facebook.com are used, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook").
If you search with such a plugin the provided Internet pages of our website, a connection is established to the Facebook servers and the plugin is shown by notifying your browser on the Internet. This is transmitted to the Facebook server which you have visited on our Internet pages. If you are logged in as a member of Facebook, Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. When using the plug-in functions (for example, clicking the "Like" button, leaving a comment) this information is also assigned to your Facebook account, which you can only prevent by logging out before using the plugin.
If you do not want Facebook information gathered directly to your Facebook profile, you must log out either before visiting our Facebook page or use the available add-on provided by Facebook for your browser. This allows you to block the loading of the Facebook plugins.
For more information on the collection and use of data by Facebook, about your rights and options to protect your privacy, please refer to the privacy policies of Facebook.
Use of Google "+1" button
On these websites, the "+1" button of the social network Google Plus Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043 USA, (hereinafter "Google") is used. When you enter a website provided with the "+1" button on our website, a connection is made to the Google servers in the USA and this represents the button by notifying your browser on the Internet. Here, both your IP address as well as information about which of our websites you have visited, is sent to the Google server. This applies regardless of whether you are registered or logged in to Google plus. Even with unregistered or not logged in users, a transmission takes place. The "+1" button is not used to track your visits on the Internet. Google does not log permanently your browsing history when viewing a "+1" button and does not evaluate your visiting a page with "+1" button in another way. For about two weeks Google stores information about your visit for system maintenance and troubleshooting purposes. These data are not structured by individual profiles, user names or URLs, and are not passed on to us.
If you are also a member of Google Plus and during the time when you use the plugin, logged in to Google Plus, the information collected is linked via your website visit to your Google Plus account and it is made known to other users. Even in the case of interactions that are possible with the various Google plugins, the appropriate information is collected about you and transmitted and stored on Google.
If you have made a publicly available profile in the settings of Google Plus, your "+1" from Google can be displayed as remarks along with your name and profile photo in Google services, such as in search results or in your Google profile, or other locations on websites and ads on the Internet. If you do not want that Google associates the information collected directly to your Google Plus profile, you must log out Google Plus before visiting our website.
Using Twitter plugins
On our website, the functions of the service Twitter are integrated.
Twitter is a social media portal of the company Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, (USA).
We use Twitter plugins. When you enter a corresponding website, which contains such a plugin, data exchange occurs with Twitter servers, located in the US.
Even in the case of interactions that are possible with the various Twitter plugins, the relevant information is collected about you and transmitted and stored at Twitter.
Furthermore, if you are a member of Twitter and during the time of using the plug-in you are logged in to Twitter, the collected information is linked via your website visit with your Twitter account and made known to other users.
If you do not want that Twitter links and brings together the collected information with the data of your Twitter account, you must log out before you visit our website at Twitter.
Access, rectification, blocking and deletion of data
You always have the right to free information about your stored data and the right to rectification, erasure or blocking. Contact us on request. The contact details can be found in our imprint (Legal Notice).
Last updated: 03.12.2015