1. Collection and processing of data
Each visit to our website and each retrieval of a file displayed on our website and stored on our servers is logged. This logging serves internal, system-related as well as statistical purposes. The following types of data are logged: name of the file retrieved, date and time of the retrieval, amount of data transferred, notification of successful retrieval, web browser used, and the inquiring domain.
In addition, the IP addresses of the requesting machines are logged. We use Google Analytics with the aim of improving the services offered by us. In accordance with the requirements by Google Inc. we declare the following:
“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are saved on your computer and enable analysis of the use of a website. Information on your use of this website (including your IP address) generated by the cookie is transferred to a Google server in the USA and saved there.
Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website to compile reports on website activities for the website operator, and to provide additional services related to website and Internet use. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, insofar as this is legally specified or insofar as third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case connect your IP address to other data saved by Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies via the corresponding settings in your browser; we hereby inform you, however, that you may not be able to take full advantage of all functions of this website in this case. To measure the success of our Google AdWords campaigns, we use Google’s conversion tracking process. If you access our website via a Google ad, Google will set a cookie tha will log the process for statistical purposes.
By using this website, you declare that you consent to the processing of data collected about you by Google in the manner described above, and for the purposes described above.”
Additional personal data will only be collected if provided voluntarily, for example as part of an enquiry or registration.
2. Use and transfer of personal data
Personal data provided by you will only be used to respond to your enquiries, to process contracts concluded with you as well as for technical administration purposes. Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties or transmitted if necessary for the fulfilment of the contract (in particular for passing on order data to suppliers), if necessary for billing purposes or if you have expressed your prior consent.
You have the right to revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. The deletion of the stored personal data takes place if you revoke your consent to the storage, if their knowledge is no longer necessary for the fulfilment of the purpose pursued with the storage or if their storage is inadmissible for other legal reasons.
3. Right to information
Upon written request, we will be pleased to inform you about the personal data stored on your person. Security note: We make every effort to store your personal data in such a way that they are not accessible to third parties. We do so by using all technical and organizational possibilities. When communicating by e-mail, we cannot guarantee complete data security. We recommend that you send confidential information by mail.
4. Social plugins
Plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated on our website. You can recognize the Facebook plugin by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign your visit to our website to your Facebook account, please simply log out of your Facebook account.