Data protection

Unless otherwise stated below, the provision of your personal data is neither required by law or contract, nor is it necessary for the conclusion of a contract. You are not obliged to provide the data. Failure to provide has no consequences. This only applies if no other information is given in the subsequent processing operations. „Personal data“ is all information that relates to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Server log files
You can visit our website without giving any personal information. Every time our website is accessed, usage data is transmitted to us or our web host / IT service provider via your Internet browser and stored in log data (so-called server log files). This stored data includes, for example, the name of the page called up, the date and time of the call, the IP address, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.

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 order processing. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 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 for orders
When you place an order, we only collect and process your personal data insofar as this is 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 takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR and is necessary for the fulfillment 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 amount of data transmission is limited to a minimum.

Contact | Reviews | Newsletter

Collection and processing when using the contact form
When you use the contact form, we only collect your personal data (name, email address, message text) to the extent that you have made available. The data processing serves the purpose of establishing contact. By sending your message, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. Processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Paragraph 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 up to the point of revocation. We use your email address
only to process your request. Your data will then be deleted unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Data collection when writing a comment
When you comment on an article or a contribution, we only collect your personal data (name, email address, comment text) to the extent that you have made available. The processing serves the purpose of enabling comments and displaying comments. By sending the comment, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 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 up to the time of revocation. Your personal data will then be deleted.

When your comment is published, only the name you have given will be published.

In addition, when you submit the comment, your IP address is stored for the purpose of preventing misuse of the comment function and ensuring the security of our information technology systems. By sending the comment, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time by notifying us

WhatsApp newsletter
We only use your mobile phone number to send our own advertising via WhatsApp, provided you have expressly consented to this. By registering for our WhatsApp newsletter, you consent to your telephone number being saved and to receiving advertising via WhatsApp. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 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 up to the time of revocation. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by notifying us or by unsubscribing from the WhatsApp list. We do not pass your mobile phone number on to third parties and only use it to send you our own advertising. The other subscribers to our newsletter do not see their mobile phone number and cannot send you WhatsApp messages either, since this is not a group, but a broadcast list.

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Shipping service provider | Inventory management

Passing on the e-mail address to the shipping company for information about the shipping status We pass on your e-mail address to the shipping company as part of the contract processing, if
You have expressly agreed to this in the ordering process. The purpose of the transfer is to inform you about the dispatch status by email. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 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.

Use of an external merchandise management system
We use a merchandise management system for contract processing as part of order processing. For this purpose, your personal data collected as part of the order will be sent to
Pickware GmbH, Goebelstr. 21, 64293 Darmstadt
transmitted.

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Payment service provider

Use of PayPal
All PayPal transactions are subject to the PayPal privacy policy. You can find this at https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps / mpp / ua / privacy-full

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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 visits a website,
in this way a cookie can be stored on the user’s operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic string of characters that uniquely identifies the browser when the browser is called up again
Website enables.
We use these cookies for the purpose of making our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Furthermore, cookies enable our systems to use your browser even after changing pages
to recognize and offer you services. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. For this it is necessary that the browser also after a
Page change is recognized.
The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
Cookies are saved 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 individually decide whether to accept them and prevent the storage of cookies and the transmission of the data they contain. Cookies already saved
can be deleted at any time. However, we would like to point out that you may then not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.
You can use the links below to find out how to use cookies in the most important browsers
manage (including deactivate):
Chrome Browser: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416? hl = de
Internet Explorer: https: // support. microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/ allow-and-reject-cookies
Safari: https: // support .apple.com/de-de / guide / safari / manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471 / mac

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analysis | Advertising

The data processing described below in this section, in particular the setting of cookies, is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit.f GDPR out of our overriding legitimate interest:

  • on the needs-based and targeted design of the website, e.g. with analysis and statistics tools
  • Addressing site visitors in a targeted manner with interest-based advertising, e.g. with conversion tracking

You have the right, for reasons that arise from your particular situation, to with this processing of personal data relating to you based on Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
object.

Use of Google Analytics
We use the web analysis service Google Analytics from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; „Google“) on our website.
The data processing serves the purpose of analyzing this website and its visitors. 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 provide the website operator with other services relating to website activity and internet usage
provide. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
Google Analytics uses cookies, which enable your use of the website to be analyzed. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website is usually transmitted 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 beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address will only be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases. Google has certified itself under the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and is thus obliged to comply with European data protection guidelines.
You can prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install [ https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de < / a>].
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 carry out the opt-out on all systems and devices used for this to have a comprehensive effect. If you delete the opt-out cookie, inquiries will be sent to Google again. If you click here, the opt-out cookie will be set: Deactivate Google Analytics.
You can find more information on terms of use and data protection at
https://www.google.com/analytics/ terms / de.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/ .

Use of Google Ads conversion tracking
We use the online advertising program “Google Ads” on our website and, in this context, conversion tracking (evaluation of visits). Google Conversion Tracking is an analysis service by
Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; „Google“). When you click on an ad placed by Google, a conversion tracking cookie is placed on it
Stored on your computer. These cookies have a limited validity, do not contain any personal data and are therefore not used for personal identification. When you visit certain pages of our website
visit and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google can see that you clicked on the ad and were redirected to this page. Each Google Ads customer receives a different cookie. This means that there is no way that cookies can be tracked via the websites of Ads customers. The information obtained with the help of the conversion cookie is used for this purpose
Compile conversion statistics. Here we find out the total number of users who clicked on one of our advertisements and were forwarded to a page with a conversion tracking tag
became. However, we do not receive any information with which users can be personally identified. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. Google has certified itself according to the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and is therefore obliged to comply with European data protection guidelines.
You can deactivate personalized advertising for you in the advertising settings on Google. Instructions can be found at https://support.google.com/ads/answer / 2662922? Hl = de .
Alternatively, you can prevent the use of cookies by third parties by going to the deactivation page of the Network Advertising Initiative at https: // www Go to .networkadvertising.org / choices / and implement the additional information on opt-out mentioned there.
You will then not be included in the conversion tracking statistics.
You can find more information and Google’s privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/policies/privacy /

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Plug-ins

Use of social plug-ins via „Shariff“
We use plug-ins from social networks on our website. We use the data protection-safe „Shariff“ buttons so that you retain control over your data.
Without your express consent, no links will be made to the servers of the social network and consequently no data will be transmitted.
„Shariff“ is a development by the specialists at the computer magazine c’t. It enables more privacy on the net and replaces the usual “Share” buttons on social networks. You can find more information about the Shariff project here https://www.heise.de/ct/artikel/Shariff-Social-Media-Buttons-mit-Datenschutz-2467514.html . If you click on the buttons, a pop-up window appears in which you can log in to the respective provider with your data. A direct connection to the social networks is only established after you have actively logged in. By logging in, you give your consent to the transfer of your data to the respective social media provider. Here, among other things, both your IP address and the information about which of our pages you have visited are transmitted. If you are connected to one or more of your social network accounts at the same time, the information collected will also be assigned to your corresponding profiles. You can only prevent this assignment by logging out of your social media accounts before visiting our website and before activating the buttons. The social networks named below are integrated using the „Shariff“ function.
You can find more information on the scope and purpose of the collection and use of the data as well as your rights and options for protecting your privacy in the linked pages
Data protection information from the provider.

Google+ from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043 USA) https://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html

Facebook of Facebook Inc. (1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA) https: // www .facebook.com / policy.php

Twitter from Twitter Inc. (1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA) https://twitter.com/ privacy

Pinterest from Pinterest Inc. (635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94301, USA) https: // about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy

Instagram of Instagram LLC. (1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA) https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388</a >

Xing from XING SE (Dammtorstrasse 30, 20354 Hamburg) https://www.xing.com/privacy</a >

LinkedIn of the LinkedIn Corporation (2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy?trk=uno-reg-guest-home-privacy-policy

Use of YouTube
We use the YouTube LLC function for embedding YouTube videos on our website. (901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA; „YouTube“).
YouTube is a company affiliated with Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”).
The function shows videos stored on YouTube in an iFrame on the website. The option „Extended data protection 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 transmitted to YouTube and stored there. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. Google has certified itself according to the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and is thus obliged to comply with European data protection guidelines.
You can find more information on the collection and use of data by YouTube and Google, your rights in this regard and options for protecting your privacy in the
Data protection information from YouTube ( https://www.youtube.com/t/privacy ).

Use of Vimeo
We use plug-ins from Vimeo Inc. (555 West 18th Street New York, New York 10011, USA; “Vimeo”) on our website to integrate videos from the “Vimeo” portal. If you call up pages on our website with such a plug-in, a connection to the Vimeo servers is established and the plug-in is displayed on the page by a message to your browser. As a result, both your IP address and the information about which of our pages you have visited are transmitted to the Vimeo servers. If you are logged in to Vimeo, Vimeo will assign this information to your personal user account. When using the plug-in functions (e.g. by starting a video by pressing the corresponding button), this information is also assigned to your Vimeo account. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. Vimeo has certified itself according to the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and is thus obliged to comply with European data protection guidelines.
Processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you have the right at any time to to process your personal data based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit f GDPR
object.
If you do not want Vimeo to directly associate the information collected with your Vimeo account, you must log out of Vimeo before visiting our website.
More information on the purpose and scope of the collection as well as the further use and processing of the data by Vimeo as well as your rights and options for protection in this regard
You can find your privacy in Vimeo’s data protection information: https://vimeo.com/privacy

Use of GoogleMaps
We use the function for embedding GoogleMaps maps from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”) on our website.
The function enables the visual display of geographic information and interactive maps. Google also collects, processes and uses data from visitors to the website when the pages in which GoogleMaps maps are integrated are called up.
Your data may also be transmitted to the USA. Google has certified itself under the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and is thus obliged to comply with European data protection guidelines.
The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR from the legitimate interest in the needs-based and targeted design of our website.
You can find more information on the collection and use of data by Google in Google’s privacy policy at https://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html. There you can also change your settings in the data protection center so that you can manage and protect your data processed by Google.

Use of Google reCAPTCHA
We use the reCAPTCHA service from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”) on our website. The query serves the purpose of differentiating the input by a person 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 reCAPTCHA service will be transmitted to Google. These data are processed by Google within the European Union and, if necessary, also transmitted to the USA. Google has certified itself according to the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and is thus obliged to comply with European data protection guidelines.
The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit.
You can find more information about Google reCAPTCHA and the associated data protection declaration at: https://www.google. com / recaptcha / intro / android.html and https://www.google.com/privacy.

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Rights of data subjects and storage period

Duration of storage
After the contract has been fully processed, the data is initially stored for the duration of the warranty period, then taking into account legal, in particular tax and commercial retention periods
stored and then deleted after the deadline, unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Rights of the data subject
If the legal requirements are met, you have the following rights according to Art. 15 to 20 GDPR to: Right to information, to correction, to deletion, to restriction of processing, to
Data portability.
In addition, according to Art. 21 Paragraph 1 GDPR, you have the right to object to processing based on Art. 6 Paragraph 1 f GDPR, as well as against processing for the purpose of direct mail.

Contact us if you wish. The contact details can be found in our imprint.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority
According to Art. 77 GDPR, you have the right to complain to the supervisory authority if you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data is not lawful.

Right of objection
If the personal data processing listed here is based on our legitimate interest in accordance with Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR, you have the right for reasons that arise from your particular
Situation arise at any time to object to this processing with effect for the future. After the objection has been made, the processing of the data concerned will be terminated, unless we can
demonstrate compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing is the assertion, exercise or defense of
Serves legal claims.

If the personal data processing takes place for the purpose of direct advertising, you can object to this processing at any time by notifying us. After the objection has been made, we will terminate the
Processing of the data concerned for the purpose of direct advertising.

last update: 11/19/2018