WALKOLUTION |Privacy Policy



Unless otherwise stated below, the provision of your personal data is not required by law or contract, nor is it necessary for the conclusion of a contract. You are not obliged to provide the data. Non-provision has no consequences. This applies only insofar as no other information is given in the following processing procedures.
"Personal data" means all information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.


Server log files
You can visit our websites without giving any personal information.
Whenever you access our website, usage data is transmitted to us or our web host / IT service provider by your Internet browser and stored in log files (so-called server log files). These stored data include, for example, the name of the page accessed, the date and time of access, the IP address, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO (German Data Protection Act) out of our predominant legitimate interest in ensuring the trouble-free operation of our website as well as for the improvement of our offer.

Contact

Responsible
Please contact us on request. The contact details of the person responsible for data processing can be found in our imprint.


Initiative contact of the customer by e-mail
If you contact us by e-mail on your own initiative, we will only collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, message text) to the extent that you provide it. The data processing serves to process and answer your contact request.
If the purpose of the contact is to carry out pre-contractual measures (e.g. advice in case of interest to buy, preparation of offers) or if it concerns a contract already concluded between you and us, this data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.
If contact is established for other reasons, this data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 letter f DSGVO because of our overwhelmingly justified interest in processing and answering your inquiry. In this case, you have the right to object at any time, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to the processing of personal data relating to you on the basis of Art. 6 Paragraph 1 letter f of the Data Protection Act.
We will use your e-mail address only to process your request. Your data will then be deleted in compliance with statutory retention periods, unless you have consented to further processing and use.


Collection and processing when using the contact form
When using the contact form, we only collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, message text) to the extent that you have provided it. The data processing serves the purpose of establishing contact. By sending your message you agree to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 revocation. We will only use your e-mail address to process your request. Your data will then be deleted unless you have agreed to further processing and use.


WhatsApp Business
If you contact us via WhatsApp, we use the WhatsApp Business version of WhatsApp Ireland Limited (4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland; "WhatsApp"). If you are located outside the European Economic Area, this service is provided by WhatsApp Inc. (1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA).
The purpose of data processing is to process and respond to your contact request. For this purpose, we collect and process your mobile phone number, if provided to WhatsApp, your name, and other data to the extent you provide it. We use a mobile device for the service, whose address book only contains data of users who have contacted us via WhatsApp. No personal data is passed on to WhatsApp without your prior consent to WhatsApp.
Your data will be transferred from WhatsApp to servers of Facebook Inc. in the USA.
If the purpose of the contact is to carry out pre-contractual measures (e.g. advice in the event of an interest in purchasing, preparation of an offer) or if it concerns a contract already concluded between you and us, this data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.
If the contact is established for other reasons, this data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 letter f DSGVO out of our predominantly justified interest in providing a quick and easy contact and in answering your inquiry. In this case, you have the right to object at any time, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to the processing of personal data relating to you on the basis of Art. 6, Paragraph 1, Letter f of the Italian Data Protection Act.
We will use your personal data only to process your request. Your data will then be deleted in compliance with statutory retention periods, unless you have given your consent to further processing and use.
For more information on terms of use and data protection when using WhatsApp, please visit https://www.whatsapp.com/legal/#terms-of-service and https://www.whatsapp.com/legal/#privacy-policy.



Customer Account Orders

customer account
When you open a customer account, we collect your personal data to the extent specified there. The data processing serves the purpose of improving your shopping experience and simplifying the order processing. The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 revocation. Your customer account will then be deleted.


Collection, processing and transfer of personal data for orders
When you place an order, we collect and process your personal data only to the extent necessary to fulfill and process your order and to process your inquiries. The provision of the data is necessary for the conclusion of the contract. Failure to provide the data means that no contract can be concluded. The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO and is necessary for the fulfilment of a contract with you.
Your data will be passed on, for example, to the shipping companies and dropshipping providers you have chosen, payment service providers, service providers for order processing and IT service providers. In all cases we strictly observe the legal requirements. The extent of the data transfer is limited to a minimum.


Reviews advertising

Data collection when writing a commentary
When commenting on an article or a contribution, we only collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, comment text) to the extent that you have provided it. The processing serves the purpose of enabling commenting and displaying comments. By sending the comment, you agree to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 revocation. Your personal data will then be deleted.

If your comment is published, the name you have given and the e-mail address you have provided will be published.

Buyer's seal customer evaluation
On our website we use the buyer's seal customer evaluation tool of the Händlerbund Management AG (Torgauer Straße 233 B, 04347 Leipzig). After your order we would like to ask you to rate and comment on your purchase with us.
For this purpose you will be contacted by us by e-mail, whereby we will use the technical system of the provider of the Buyer's Seal evaluation tool within the framework of order processing.
Your data will be processed either with your consent or on the basis of our legitimate interest.
The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 letter a DSGVO with your consent, provided that you have expressly agreed to receive the evaluation request. You can revoke your consent at any time by using the corresponding link in the e-mail, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until revocation. Your e-mail address will then be removed from the mailing list.
Processing without express consent is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 letter f DSGVO from the legitimate interest in truthful, verified evaluations of our services in the context of direct advertising. For this purpose, we will send an electronic request for evaluation of your own goods or services that you have already purchased from us. The mailing is sent to the e-mail address that we have received from you in the course of the sale of a product or service. The dispatch of the request for evaluation is subject to the proviso that you have not objected to this use of your e-mail address.
The objection is possible at any time by notifying us. The contact details for exercising the objection can be found in the imprint. You can also use the link provided for this purpose in the evaluation request. This will not incur any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs.
The personal data stored in this context in the technical system of the Buyer's Seal evaluation tool will be deleted 3 months after the delivery of goods recorded for evaluation.

Use of the e-mail address for the sending of newsletters
We use your e-mail address independently of the contract execution exclusively for our own advertising purposes for the newsletter dispatch, provided that you have expressly agreed to this. The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO with your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time without affecting the legality of the processing that has taken place on the basis of the consent until revocation. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by using the corresponding link in the newsletter or by informing us. Your e-mail address will then be removed from the distribution list.

Your data will be passed on to a service provider for e-mail marketing within the scope of order processing. Your data will not be passed on to other third parties.


Merchandise management

Use of an external merchandise management system
We use a merchandise management system for contract processing within the framework of order processing. For this purpose your personal data collected in the context of the order will be sent to
Billbee GmbH, Paulinenstrasse 54, 32756 Detmold
transmitted.


Payment service provider credit information

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

Using PayPal Express
We use on our website the payment service PayPal Express of PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A. (22-24 Boulevard Royal L-2449, Luxembourg; "PayPal"). The purpose of the data processing is to be able to offer you the payment via the payment service PayPal Express. In order to integrate this payment service, it is necessary for PayPal to collect, store and analyze data (e.g. IP address, device type, operating system, browser type, location of your device) when you visit the website. Cookies may also be used for this purpose. The cookies allow your browser to be recognized.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. The processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in a customer-oriented offer of different payment methods. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
With the selection and use of PayPal Express, the data required for payment processing is transferred to PayPal in order to be able to fulfill the contract with you with the selected payment method. This processing takes place on the basis of art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. More detailed information on data processing when using the payment service PayPal Express can be found in the corresponding privacy policy at www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?locale.x=de_DE#Updated_PS.

Use of Amazon Payments
We use on our Web Site the Amazon Payments payment service of Amazon Payments Europe s.c.a. (38 avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg; "Amazon Payments").
The purpose of the data processing is to be able to offer you payment via the Amazon Payments payment service.
In order to integrate this payment service, it is necessary for Amazon Payments to collect, store and analyze data (e.g. IP address, device type, operating system, browser type, location of your device) when you access the Site. Cookies may also be used for this purpose. The cookies enable your browser to be recognized.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. The processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in a customer-oriented offer of different payment methods. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
With the selection and use of "Amazon Payments", the data required for payment processing is transferred to Amazon Payments in order to be able to fulfill the contract with you with the selected payment method. This processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.
Further information on data processing when using the Amazon Payments payment service can be found in the corresponding data protection declaration at: https://pay.amazon.com/de/help/201212490

Data collection and processing when registering for installment purchase via easyCredit
When paying by installment purchase via easyCredit, the supplementary data protection information for installment purchases from easyCredit applies.


Data collection and processing when registering for payment via Paymorrow
When paying via Paymorrow personal data is transferred to the payment service provider InterCard AG (Alstertor 9, 20095 Hamburg; "Paymorrow") and processed there.

For the payment procedure "purchase on invoice" Paymorrow examines whether the customer's request to purchase on invoice can be accepted with regard to possible payment and bad debt risks (acceptance test according to risk guidelines), or whether another payment procedure should be used in agreement with the online store operator. For this purpose Paymorrow accomplishes after operation of the desired mode of payment purchase on account its own acceptance examination. For this purpose an identity, creditworthiness and credit check with the following credit agencies is necessary.


For the payment procedure "payment in installments" Paymorrow examines whether the customer's request for payment in installments can be accepted with regard to possible payment and bad debt risks (acceptance check according to risk guidelines), or in coordination with the online store operator another payment procedure should be used. For this purpose Paymorrow accomplishes its own acceptance test after operation of the desired payment method payment in installments. For this a creditworthiness and an identity check with the following credit agencies is necessary.

The data processing serves the purpose of the offer of the selected mode of payment as well as the credit rating check necessary for it.
The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 revocation.
In the context of the identity examination you agree that your personal data are conveyed for the purpose of the identity examination by Paymorrow to the SCHUFA Holding AG (Kormoranweg 5, 65201 Wiesbaden; "SCHUFA") and the SCHUFA will thereupon the degree of the agreement of the personal data stored with it with the personal data indicated by you in percentages as well as if necessary a reference to a past with the SCHUFA or another contracting party accomplished identification-supported legitimacy examination to Paymorrow back. Paymorrow can recognize thus on the basis the conveyed agreement rates whether a person is stored under the address indicated by you in the data set of the SCHUFA. A further data exchange or a transmission of deviating addresses as well as a storage of your data in the SCHUFA data set does not take place. For reasons of proof, only the fact that the address has been verified will be stored by SCHUFA.
In order to carry out the credit check within the framework of the acceptance check, the following personal data is required from you: Title, first and last names; place of residence (street, house number, postal code, city); date of birth; telephone number. The use, processing and passing on of the personal data specified above by the on-line Shop operator and Paymorrow as well as the passing on of these data on the part of Paymorrow to the credit inquiry agencies mentioned for the purpose of the credit investigation presupposes your agreement.
They are asked therefore in the context of the order process to agree into storage, processing and use of your personal data by the on-line Shop operator and/or Paymorrow for the purpose of the credit rating and into the passing on of these data to inquiry agencies including the passing on of data to third.
Paymorrow reserves itself the right to convey personal data for the purposes specified above to service providers or financial partners assigned by Paymorrow or to grant these access to it, as far as this is necessary for the fulfilment of their tasks.
Of course we respect the decision of the customer to give no consent. In this case however neither the on-line Shop operator, nor Paymorrow can correspond to the desire of the customer for a purchase on calculation.

For the credit rating Paymorrow or partner enterprises assigned by Paymorrow convey your address data in the context of the legally permissible one and under consideration of your respective interests worthy of protection in the exclusion of the transmission or use with registration to the bill purchase if necessary at restaurant inquiry agencies for credit rating and credit examination. We obtain information on the customer's previous purchasing and payment behaviour and creditworthiness information on the basis of mathematical-statistical procedures using address data (scoring - to calculate payment probabilities) for the purpose of creditworthiness and credit checks from the following credit reporting agencies which store data for the purpose of providing information

Bürgel, Bürgel Business Information GmbH & Co. KG, Gasstraße 18, D-22761 Hamburg, Tel.: +49 (0) 40 - 89 80 3 - 0, Fax: -777;
CEG, Creditreform Consumer GmbH, Hellersbergstr. 11, D-41460 Neuss, Tel.:+49 (0)2131-109-501, Fax: -557;
Deltavista, Deltavista GmbH, Freisinger Landstr. 74, D-80939 Munich, Tel.: +49 (0)89 - 7244880, Fax: - 22;
infoscore Consumer Data GmbH, Data Protection Department, Rheinstraße 99, D-76532 Baden-Baden, Germany, Fax: +49 (7221) 5040-3201;
"Real" Inform GmbH, Normannenweg 32, 20537 Hamburg, Fax: +49 40 23 88 14-59.

The data stored about you by the respective credit agencies can be obtained from the credit agencies mentioned above. In addition, data on the conclusion of a contract, the application, the beginning and/or the termination of a contractual relationship may be transmitted to the credit agencies mentioned. Likewise the online store operator / Paymorrow can communicate data to the credit agencies about any non-contractual behavior. The inquiry agencies store these data, in order to be able to give their contracting parties with plausible demonstration of a justified interest, information for the evaluation of the credit-worthiness of customers or over the address of the customer for debtor determination. Paymorrow ensures that the mentioned credit agencies process and/or use your personal data exclusively in the context of the purpose "creditworthiness and credit check".


As far as your desire for "payment in installments" was accepted, you have the possibility to request the payment method "payment in installments" over the partner bank of Paymorrow. In addition you are passed on after successful completion of your order in the on-line Shop to the offer "paying in rates" in our customer portal. In order to use the service, you must follow the instructions in the menu item "Pay in installments". The "Payment in instalments" service is provided by our partner bank, Commerzfinanz GmbH.

When submitting your request for the "Pay in instalments" payment method, you will provide Commerzfinanz GmbH with your first and last name, street, house number, postal code, city and date of birth, as well as your telephone number for the purpose of concluding a loan agreement and processing the payment of your online purchases in Paymorrow partner stores. This personal data is required by Commerzfinanz GmbH for the purpose of checking and deciding on your credit application for the payment method "Payment in instalments".

The provision of the data is necessary for the conclusion of the contract with the payment method you have chosen. Failure to provide the data means that the contract cannot be concluded with the payment method you have chosen.


Data collection and processing for the payment methods by credit card, direct debit and invoice via secupay AG
We have integrated the components secupay.direct debit, secupay.purchase on account and secupay.credit card of secupay AG (Goethestr. 6, 01896 Pulsnitz; "secupay") on our website. secupay is a payment institute in the sense of the Payment Services Supervision Act (Zahlungsdiensteaufsichtsgesetz, ZAG) and is registered with the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht, Graurheindorfer Str. 108, 53117 Bonn; "BaFin") (registration number: 126737) and enables cashless payment of products and services on the Internet. secupay depicts a procedure by which the purchase price claim is assigned to secupay. This enables a merchant to deliver goods, services or downloads to the customer immediately after the order is placed. If you select "direct debit", "purchase on account" or "credit card" as the payment option via secupay during the ordering process in our online store, your data will be automatically transmitted to secupay. By selecting one of these payment options, you consent to the transmission of personal data required for payment processing. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 revocation. When payments are processed via secupay, the payment data is transmitted to secupay. secupay then carries out a technical check of the risk of non-payment. We are then automatically informed of the transaction result. The personal data exchanged with secupay is first name, surname, address, e-mail address, IP address, telephone number or other data necessary for payment processing. The transmission of the data is intended for payment processing and fraud prevention. We will transmit other personal data to secupay even if there is a justified interest in the transmission. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The personal data exchanged between secupay and us may be transmitted by secupay to credit agencies. The purpose of this transmission is to check identity and creditworthiness. secupay may pass on the personal data to affiliated companies and service providers or subcontractors if this is necessary to fulfil the contractual obligations or if the data is to be processed by order. You have the option of withdrawing your consent to the handling of personal data at any time from secupay. Revocation does not affect personal data that must be processed, used or transmitted for the (contractual) handling of payments. The applicable data protection regulations of secupay can be viewed at https://www.secupay.com/de/datenschutz.

Creditworthiness and identity check when buying on account via Novalnet
With the payment method invoice purchase Novalnet AG (Gutenbergstr. 2, 85737 Ismaning) carries out its own identity and credit check. For this purpose, Novalnet AG requires certain, including personal information from the customer. These are the name and address, account number and bank code or credit card number (including validity period), invoice amount and currency as well as the transaction number. Novalnet AG checks and evaluates the information provided by the customer and maintains a data exchange with other companies and credit agencies (credit assessment) if there is a justified reason to do so. In case of payment on account via Novalnet, personal data will be transferred to the collection service provider Novalnet and processed there. The data processing serves the purpose of the offer of the payment method invoice purchase as well as the necessary credit assessment. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in an offer of different payment methods as well as the legitimate interest in protection against non-payment. You have the right to object at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation to the processing of your personal data based on Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DSGVO by notifying us. The provision of the data is necessary for the conclusion of the contract with the payment method you have requested. Failure to provide the data means that the contract cannot be concluded with the payment method you have chosen.


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. If a user calls up a website, a cookie can be stored on the user's operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic string of characters that enables the browser to be uniquely identified when the website is called up again.

Cookies are stored on your computer. You therefore have full control over the use of cookies. By selecting the appropriate technical settings in your Internet browser, you can be notified before cookies are set and can decide individually whether to accept them, as well as prevent the storage of cookies and the transmission of the data they contain. Already stored cookies 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 their full extent.

Under the following links you can find out how you can manage the cookies of the most important browsers (including deactivating them):
Chrome Browser: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=de
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookies-erlauben-und-ablehnen
Safari: https://support.apple.com/de-de/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac


Technically necessary cookies
Unless otherwise stated in the data protection declaration below, we only use these technically necessary cookies for the purpose of making our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Furthermore, cookies enable 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 change of page.

The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. The processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in ensuring the optimal functionality of the website and a user-friendly and effective design of our offer.
You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.


Analysis of advertising tracking

Use of Google Analytics
We use the web analysis service Google Analytics of Google LLC on our website. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). As far as you have your habitual residence 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 affiliated with Google which is responsible for processing your data and for ensuring compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
The data processing serves the purpose of analysing this website and its visitors as well as for marketing and advertising purposes. To this end, 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 activities and to provide further services to the website operator in connection with website and internet use. The following information, among others, may be collected: IP address, date and time of the page view, click path, information about the browser and the device you are using, pages visited, referrer URL (website from which you accessed our website), location data, purchasing activities.the IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google.
Google Analytics uses technologies such as cookies, web memory in the browser and counting pixels, which enable an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information thus generated about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. IP anonymization is activated on this website. As a result, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. The processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in the needs-based and targeted design of the website. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
You can prevent the collection of data generated by Google Analytics and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
To prevent data collection and storage by Google Analytics across devices, you can set an opt-out cookie. Opt-out cookies prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website. You must opt-out on all systems and devices in use to be fully effective. If you delete the opt-out cookie, requests will again be sent to Google. If you click here, the opt-out cookie will be set: Disable Google Analytics.
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.


Use of the Facebook pixel
On our website we use the remarketing function "Custom Audiences" of Facebook Inc. (1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; "Facebook"). The purpose of the application is to target website visitors with interest-based advertising on the social network Facebook. For this purpose, the Facebook remarketing tag was implemented on the website. This tag is used to establish a direct connection to the Facebook servers when visiting the website. This tells the Facebook server which of our pages you have visited. Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. When you visit the social network Facebook, you will then see personalized, interest-based Facebook ads. Your data may be transferred to the USA.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. Your personal data is processed on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our predominantly legitimate interest in targeting page visitors with interest-related advertising. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
You can deactivate the remarketing function "Custom Audiences" here. You can find more detailed information on the collection and use of data by Facebook, on your rights in this regard and on ways to protect your privacy in Facebook's privacy policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.


Use of the remarketing or "Similar Audience" function of Google Inc.
We use the remarketing or "related audience" feature of Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google") on our website. If you are habitually resident in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the data controller. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company affiliated with Google which is responsible for processing your data and for ensuring compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
The purpose of the application is to analyse visitor behaviour and interests. Google uses cookies to perform the analysis of website usage, which forms the basis for the creation of interest-related advertisements. The cookies are used to record visits to the website as well as anonymous data on the use of the website. There is no storage of personal data of visitors to the website. If you visit another website in the Google Display network, you will be shown advertisements that most probably take into account previously accessed product and information areas.
Your data may be transferred to the USA.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. Your personal data is processed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our predominantly legitimate interest in targeting visitors to the site with interest-related advertising. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
You can permanently disable the use of cookies by Google by following the link below and downloading and installing the plug-in provided there: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996?hl=de
Alternatively, you can prevent the use of cookies by third parties by going to the Network Advertising Initiative's opt-out page at https://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ and following the opt-out information provided there.
For more information about Google Remarketing and the associated privacy policy, please visit: https://www.google.com/privacy/ads/


Plug-ins and others


Using the Google Tag Manager
We use the Google Tag Manager of Google LLC on our website. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). If you have your habitual residence in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the data controller. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company affiliated with Google which is responsible for processing your data and for ensuring compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
This application is used to manage JavaScript tags and HTML tags, which are used to implement in particular tracking and analysis tools. The data processing serves the purpose of designing and optimizing our website to meet your needs.
The Google Tag Manager itself neither stores cookies nor processes personal data. It does, however, enable the triggering of further tags that can collect and process personal data.
For more information on terms of use and data protection, please click here.

Use of Google reCAPTCHA
We use on our website the service reCAPTCHA of Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google").
If you have your habitual residence in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the data controller. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company affiliated with Google which is responsible for processing your data and for ensuring compliance with the applicable data protection laws. The purpose of the query is to distinguish between input by a human being or by automated, machine processing. For this purpose, your input will be transmitted to Google and used there. In addition, the IP address and any other data required by Google for the service reCAPTCHA will be transmitted to Google. This data is processed by Google within the European Union and may also be transferred to the USA.
The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of the legitimate interest to protect our website from automated spying, abuse and SPAM. You have the right to object at any time, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to the processing of personal data relating to you on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DSGVO.
For more information about Google reCAPTCHA and the privacy policy, please visit: https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html and https://www.google.com/privacy.


Use of GoogleMaps
We use on our website the function for embedding GoogleMaps maps from Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google").
If you have your habitual residence in the European Economic Area or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the data controller. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company affiliated with Google which is responsible for processing your data and for ensuring compliance with the applicable data protection laws.
The feature allows the visual presentation of geographical information and interactive maps. Google also collects, processes and uses data of visitors to the website when they call up the pages in which GoogleMaps maps are integrated.
Your data may also be transferred to the USA.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. The processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our predominantly legitimate interest in the needs-based and targeted design of the website. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
You can find more detailed information on the collection and use of data by Google in the Google data protection information at https://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html. There you also have the possibility to change your settings in the data protection center, so that you can manage and protect your data processed by Google.

Use of YouTube
We use the YouTube video embedding feature on our website provided by Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland; "YouTube"), a company affiliated with Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google").
The feature displays videos stored on YouTube in an iFrame on the website. The option "Advanced Privacy Mode" is activated. As a result, YouTube does not store any information about visitors to the website. Only when you watch a video is information about it sent to YouTube and stored there. Your data may be transferred to the USA.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on § 15 paragraph 3 sentence 1 TMG. The processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in the needs-based and targeted design of the website. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation.
You can find more information on the collection and use of data by YouTube and Google, on your rights in this regard and possibilities for protecting your privacy in the YouTube data protection information at https://www.youtube.com/t/privacy.


Rights of data subjects and storage period

Duration of storage
After the contract has been completely processed, the data will be stored initially for the duration of the warranty period, thereafter under consideration of legal, in particular tax and commercial law retention periods, and then deleted after the period has expired, unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Rights of the person concerned
If the legal requirements are met, you are entitled to the following rights in accordance with Art. 15 to 20 DSGVO: right to information, to correction, to deletion, to restriction of processing, to data transferability.
In addition, according to Art. 21 para. 1 DSGVO, you have the right to object to processing based on Art. 6 para. 1 f DSGVO as well as to processing for the purpose of direct advertising.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority
In accordance with Art. 77 DSGVO, you have the right to complain to the supervisory authority if you believe that your personal data is being processed unlawfully.

Right of objection
If the personal data processing activities listed here are based on our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 Par. 1 letter f DSGVO, you have the right to object to these processing activities at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation, with effect for the future.
After the objection has been made, the processing of the data concerned will be terminated unless we can prove compelling reasons for processing worthy of protection which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing serves the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims.

If personal data is processed for purposes of direct advertising, you can object to this processing at any time by notifying us. Once you have done so, we will stop processing the data concerned for the purpose of direct marketing.

last update: 20.07.2020