Privacy

Privacy policy

Unless otherwise provided below, the provision of your personal data is neither required by law or contract nor required for the conclusion of a contract. You are not obliged to provide the data. There are no consequences for non-provisioning. This shall only apply to the extent that no other information is provided for subsequent processing operations.
“Personal Data” means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Server log files
You can visit our websites without giving any personal information.
Every time we access our website or our web host/ IT service provider, usage data is transmitted by your internet browser and stored in log data (so-called server log files). These stored data include, for example, the name of the page accessed, the date and time of the retrieval, the IP address, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. f GDPR due to our predominant legitimate interest in ensuring trouble-free operation of our website as well as in improving our offer.

Customer account orders

Account
When opening a customer account, we collect your personal data to the extent specified therein. Data processing is designed to improve your shopping experience and simplify order processing. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time by notifying us, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation. Your customer account will then be deleted.

Collection, processing and transfer of personal data on orders
When placing an order, we only collect and process your personal data to the extent that this is necessary for the fulfilment and processing of your order as well as for processing your enquiries. The provision of the data is necessary for the conclusion of the contract. Failure to provide means that no contract can be concluded. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. b GDPR and is required for the performance of a contract with you.
Your data will be passed on, for example, to the shipping companies and dropshipping providers, payment service providers, service providers for order processing and IT service providers. In all cases, we strictly observe the legal requirements. The scope of the data transmission is limited to a minimum.

Contact Reviews Newsletter

Collection and processing when using the contact form
When using the contact form, we collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, message body) only to the extent that you provide. The purpose of data processing is to contact them. By sending your message, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent.
You can revoke your consent at any time by notifying us, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation. We only use your e-mail address to process your request. Your data will then be deleted if you have not consented to further processing and use.

Data collection when a comment is drafted
When commenting on an article or post, we collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, comment text) only to the extent that you provide. The purpose of the processing is to enable commentary and to display comments. By submitting the comment, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time by notifying us, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation. Your personal data will then be deleted.

When you publish your comment, only the name you provide will be published.

Use of the e-mail address for sending newsletters
We use your e-mail address for the newsletter, regardless of the contract processing, exclusively for our own advertising purposes, if you have expressly agreed to this. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by using the corresponding link in the newsletter or by sending us a message. Your e-mail address will then be removed from the Maileman.

Your data will be passed on to a service provider for e-mail marketing as part of order processing. It will not be passed on to other third parties.

Shipping service providers

Disclosure of the e-mail address to shipping companies for information about the shipping status
We will pass on your e-mail address to the transport company as part of the contract processing, provided that you have expressly agreed to this during the ordering process. The purpose of the disclosure is to inform you by e-mail about the shipping status. The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time by notifying us or the transport company, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation.

Payment

Using PayPal
All PayPal transactions are subject to the PayPal Privacy Policy. These can be found at https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

Cookies
Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the Internet browser or by the internet browser on a user’s computer system. When a user accesses a website, a cookie can be stored on the user’s operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic string that allows the browser to be uniquely identified when you visit the website again.
Cookies are stored on your computer. Therefore, you have full control over the use of cookies. By selecting appropriate technical settings in your internet browser, you can be notified before setting cookies and decide on the acceptance individually as well as prevent the storage of cookies and the transmission of the data contained. Cookies that have already been saved can be deleted at any time. However, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all functions of this website to the full extent.
Under the following links you can find out how to manage (including deactivating) cookies on the most important browsers:
Technically necessary cookies
Insofar as no other information is provided below in the privacy policy, we only use these technically necessary cookies for the purpose of making our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies also allow our systems to recognize your browser even after a page change and to offer you services. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. For these, it is necessary that the browser is recognized even after a page change.
The processing shall be carried out on the basis of Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. f GDPR due to our predominant legitimate interest in ensuring the optimal functionality of the website as well as a user-friendly and effective design of our offer.
You have the right at any time, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to do so at any time on Article 6(6) of the 1 lit. f GDPR-based processing of personal data concerning you.

Analysis

Using Google Analytics
We use the web analytics service Google Analytics of Google LLC on our website. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”). Insofar as you are habitually resident in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the person responsible for your data. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company associated with Google, which is responsible for the processing of your data and compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
The purpose of data processing is to analyse this website and its visitors, as well as for marketing and advertising purposes. For this purpose, Google will use the information obtained on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to compile further information related to website and internet usage. services to the website operator. The following information may be collected, among others: IP address, date and time of page views, click path, information about the browser you are using and the device you are using (device), pages visited, referrer URL (website through which you use our website), location data, purchase activities. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google.
Google Analytics uses technologies such as cookies, web storage in the browser and tracking pixels that enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. IP anonymization is enabled on this website. This will pre-truncate your IP address from 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 transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there.
Google has certified itself under the US-EU Privacy Shield Agreement, obliging itself to comply with European data protection guidelines.
The data processing, in particular the setting of cookies, takes place with your consent on the basis of Art. 1 lit. a GDPR. You can revoke your consent at any time without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation. For more information on terms of use and data protection, please visit https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/ and https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies?hl=de.

Plugins

Using Google Tag Manager
We use the Google Tag Manager of Google LLC on our website. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”). Insofar as you are habitually resident in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the person responsible for your data. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company associated with Google, which is responsible for the processing of your data and compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
This application manages JavaScript tags and HTML tags that are used to implement tracking and analysis tools in particular. The purpose of data processing is to design and optimize our website according to requirements.
The Google Tag Manager itself does not store cookies or process personal data as a matter of time. However, it allows the triggering of further tags that can collect and process personal data.
Further information on terms of use and data protection can be found here.

Affected rights and storage period

Duration of storage
After complete contract processing, the data will first be stored for the duration of the warranty period, then taking into account statutory retention periods, in particular tax and commercial law, and then deleted after the expiry of the period, provided that: you have not consented to further processing and use.

Rights of the data subject
If the legal requirements are met, you are entitled to the following rights under Art. 15 to 20 GDPR to: right to information, to rectification, to deletion, to restriction of processing, to data portability.
In addition, under Article 21(4) of the 1 GDPR has a right of objection to the processing operations, which are based on Article 6(6) of the 1 f GDPR, as well as against processing for the purpose of direct marketing.

Contact us on request. The contact details can be found in our imprint.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority
Under Article 77 GDPR, you have the right to complain to the supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your personal data is not lawful.

Right to object
Based on our legitimate interest in the data listed herein, the data processed under Art. 1 lit. f GDPR, you have the right to object to these processing operations at any time with effect for the future for reasons arising from your particular situation.
After the objection has been made, the processing of the data concerned will be terminated, unless we can prove compelling legitimate grounds for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing of the claim, exercise or defence of legal claims.

If the personal data processing is carried out for direct marketing purposes, you can object to this processing at any time by notifying us. After a protest has been made, we will terminate the processing of the data concerned for the purpose of direct marketing.

last update: 10/23/2019