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Data protection

Unless otherwise specified below, the provision of your personal information is not required by law or contract, nor required to conclude a contract. You are not required to provide the data. A non-provisioning has no consequences. This applies only insofar as no other details are given in the subsequent processing operations.

"Personal Data" means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Server log files

You can visit our website without giving any personal information.

Every time you access our website, usage data is transmitted to us or our web host / IT service provider through your Internet browser and stored in log data (so-called server log files). These stored data include, for example, the name of the page called, the date and time of the call, the

IP address, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. Processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in ensuring trouble-free operation of our website as well as improving our offer.

orders

Collection, processing and transfer of personal data for orders

When ordering, we collect and process your personal data only to the extent necessary for the fulfillment and processing of your order and to process your requests. The provision of the data is required for the conclusion of the contract. Non-provisioning means that no contract can be concluded. Processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO and is required to fulfill a contract with you.

For example, your data may be forwarded to your selected shipping companies and dropshipping providers, payment service providers, order processing service providers and IT service providers. In all cases we strictly observe the legal requirements. The amount of data transmission is limited to a minimum.

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Use of the e-mail address for sending newsletters

We use your e-mail address, regardless of the contract, exclusively for our own promotional purposes to the newsletter, unless you have expressly consented to. 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 carried out on the basis of your consent until your revocation. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the corresponding link in the newsletter or by notifying us. Your e-mail address will then be removed from the mailing list.

Use of PayPal

All PayPal transactions are subject to the PayPal Privacy Policy. These can be found at https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-prev?locale.x=en_US

 

Data collection and processing, credit check on purchase via heidelpay

When paying by invoice via heidelpay, personal data are transmitted to the collection service provider heidelpay Heidelberger Payment GmbH (Vangerowstrasse 18, 69115 Heidelberg, "heidelpay") and further processed there. The data processing serves the purpose of the offer of the payment method invoice purchase as well as the necessary credit check. Processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO from our predominant legitimate interest in an offer of various payment methods and in the protection against payment default. You have the right for reasons that arise from your particular situation at any time against them on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based processing of your personal data by a message to us.For the purpose of its own credit check, heidelpay transmits data to credit reference agencies (credit reference agencies) and receives from this information as well as, if necessary, credit information on the basis of mathematical-statistical procedures, in the calculation of which inter alia address data is included.

Specifically, these may be the following - exemplary, but not exhaustive - credit bureaus:

  • Schufa Holding AG, Bürgel Business Information GmbH & Co. KG,
  • Arvato Infoscore GmbH, Deltavista GmbH, Universum Business GmbH,
  • Bisnode International Group,
  • Regis24 GmbH,
  • Creditreform

The provision of the data is required for the conclusion of the contract with the payment method you require. Non-provisioning means that the contract can not be concluded with the payment method you have selected.

Affected rights and storage duration

Duration of storage

After completion of the contract, the data are first stored for the duration of the warranty period, then taking into account statutory, especially tax and commercial retention periods and then deleted after the deadline, unless you have consented to the further processing and use.

Rights of the data subject

You have the following rights according to Artt. 15 to 20 GDPR to: Right of access, rectification, deletion, limitation of processing, data portability.

In addition, according to Art. 21 (1) GDPR, you are entitled to a right of objection to the processing operations which are based on


Art. 6 para. 1 f of the GDPR and against processing for the purpose of direct mail. Contact us on request. 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 believe that the processing of your personal data is not legal.

right to

The personal data processing listed here is based on our legitimate interest in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO, you have the right for reasons that arise from your particular situation, at any time to object to these processing with effect for the future.

Following an objection, processing of the data in question will cease unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing is for the purposes of asserting, exercising or defending legal claims.

If the personal data processing for purposes of direct mail, you can object to this processing at any time by notifying us. After the objection, we will stop the processing of the data concerned for the purpose of direct mailing.

last update: 25.04.2018

Data protection declaration

Nor is it legally enforceable, nor is it required for the conclusion of a contract. You are not required to provide your data. Not providing it has no consequences. This only applies as long as the procedures below.

"Personal data" is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Server log files

You can use our websites without submitting personal data.

Every time our website is accessed, it is stored in server log files. This stored data includes the name of the site called up, date and time of the request, the IP address, amount of data transferred and the provider making the request. (F) GDPR due to our legitimate interests in ensuring the smooth operation of our website as well as our improving our services.

orders

Collection, processing, and transfer of personal data in orders

When you submit an order we only collect and use your personal data as it is necessary for the fulfillment and handling of your order as well as the processing of your queries. The provision of data is necessary for the conclusion of a contract. Failure to provide it will prevent the conclusion of any contract. (B) GDPR and is required for the fulfillment of a contract with you.

Drop-shipping providers, payment service providers, service providers for handling the order and IT service providers that you have selected. We want to comply strictly with legal requirements in every case. The scope of data transmission is restricted to a minimum.

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Collection and processing when using the contact form

When you use the contact form we will only collect your personal data (name, email address, message text) in the scope provided by you. The data processing is for the purpose of making contact. By submitting your message to the processing of your transmitted data. Processing wants to be carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. a GDPR with your consent.You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting us. We just want to use your email address to process your request. Finally your data will be deleted unless you have agreed to further processing and use.

Buyer's seal customer rating tool

Our website uses the 'Buyer's seal' customer rating tool by Händlerbund Management AG (Torgauer Strasse 233 B, 04347 Leipzig). Following your order, we would like to ask you to evaluate and comment on your purchase with us.

We would like to write to you for this purpose via email, making use of the technical system of the 'Buyer's Seal' rating tool in processing the order.

As part of this, your data is processed either with your consent or on the basis of our legitimate interests. (A) GDPR with your consent, insofar as you have expressly consented to the receipt of feedback requests. You can withdraw your consent at any time using the corresponding link in the email, without affecting the legal status. Your email address will be removed from the distributor.

(F) GDPR due to our justified interest in truthful, verified evaluations of our services as part of direct advertising. Electronically for our own goods or services which you have already purchased from us.

Emails are sent to you in the course of selling a good or service. The sending of feedback requests is subject to the proviso that you have objected to the use of your email address.

You can object to this at any time by notifying us. You are looking for the contact details for exercising your right to object in our imprint. You can also use the link provided in the feedback request. This will not apply any costs other than transmission costs at basic rates.

The personal data saved for this purpose in the technical system of the 'Buyer's seal' rating tool will be published three months after the delivery of goods received for evaluation.

Use of your email address for mailing of newsletters

We use your email address for the purpose of marketing our own marketing purposes. The processing will be carried out on the basis of art. 6

(1) lit. a GDPR with your consent. You can withdraw your consent at any time without the consent. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the relevant link in the newsletter or by contacting us. Your email address will be removed from the distributor.

Your data wants to be a service provider for email marketing in the course of order processing. It will not be forwarded to other third parties.

Your data will be transferred to a third country, which is covered by an adequacy decision by the European Commission.

Merchandise management

Use of an external merchandise management system

We use a merchandise management system in the course of order processing for the purposes of contractual processing. For this purpose your personal data as collected in the course of the order will be sent to

Easy Invoice through Shopify.com App

Using PayPal

All PayPal transaction are covered by the PayPal Data Privacy Statement. You can find this at https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-prev?locale.x=en_GB

Data collection and processing, credit check when purchasing on account via heidelpay

When paying by invoice via heidelpay, personal data are transmitted to the collection service provider heidelpay (Heidelberger Payment GbmH, Vangerowstrasse 18, 69115 Heidelberg) and processed there. The data processing is for the purpose of offering purchase on account as well as the credit check required for this.

Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in various payment methods. You have the right to veto this processing of your personal data according to art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR by contacting us, for reasons relating to your personal situation. In order to carry out its in-house identity and credit check, billpay, or the partner companies commissioned by billpay, send data to credit agencies and, if applicable, information on creditworthiness on the basis of mathematical and statistical procedures , taking address information among other things into account.

Specifically, the credit agencies may be among those named in the illustrative but not exhaustive list below:

  • Schufa Holding AG, Bürgel Business Information GmbH & Co. KG,
  • Arvato Infoscore GmbH, Deltavista GmbH, Universum Business GmbH,
  • Bisnode International Group,
  • Regis24 GmbH,
  • Creditreform

The provision of data is required for conclusion of contract with your desired payment method. Failure to provide it may not be concluded with your desired payment method.

cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files which are saved in a user's internet browser or by the user's internet browser on their computer system which allows the browser to be identified. We use cookies to make our offering more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies allow you to recognize your browser after a change. Some functions of our website can not be offered without the use of cookies. These services require the browser to be recognised again after a page change.

Our website also uses cookies to allow us to analyze the surfing behavior of visitors to our website.

We also use cookies to address visitors to other websites.

Section 15 (3) TMG (Telemedia Act) as well as art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in the purposes above.

The data collected in this way is pseudonymised using technological measures. It is not possible to connect the data to your person. The data will not be stored together with other personal data. You have the right to veto this processing of your personal data according to art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR by contacting us, for reasons relating to your personal situation. Cookies wants to be stored on your computer. You

therefore have full control over the use of cookies. By placing corresponding technical settings in your Internet browser, you can prevent the storage of cookies and transmission of the data they contain. Cookies which have already been posted at any time. We would, however, like to make you feel free to make all the functionality of this website.

In major browsers, you can find out how to manage cookies (or deactivate them, among other things):

Chrome browser: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en Internet Explorer:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable- and-disable-cookies-site-preferences Safari: https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac

Analysis Advertising

Use of Google Analytics

Our website uses the web analytics service Google Analytics by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). The processing of data serves to analyze this site and its visitors. Google wants to use this information on behalf of the website operator to evaluate your website. The IP address communicated by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not associated with any other data held by Google. Google Analytics uses cookies, which makes it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this site is usually translated to a Google server in the United States and stored there. IP anonymization is activated on this website. Google uses this to abbreviate your IP address in the Member States of the European Union or other signatories to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases does the full IP address translate to Google servers in the USA and shortened there. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. Transmission of data to the USA is covered by an adequacy decision by the European Commission. Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in the needs-based and targeted design of the website. Only in exceptional cases does the full IP address translate to Google servers in the USA and shortened there. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. Transmission of data to the USA is covered by an adequacy decision by the European Commission. Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in the needs-based and targeted design of the website. Only in exceptional cases does the full IP address translate to Google servers in the USA and shortened there. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. Transmission of data to the USA is covered by an adequacy decision by the European Commission. Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in the needs-based and targeted design of the website.You have the right to veto this processing of your personal data according to art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR by

contacting us, for reasons relating to your personal situation. You can prevent the storage of cookies by

choosing corresponding technical settings in your internet browser; we would, however, like to make it clear that this may prevent you from making full use of all the functions of this website. You can also prevent the collection of the data (including your IP address) by installing the plug-in in the internet following link [ https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en]. You can set an opt-out cookie to prevent collection by Google Analytics across devices. Opt-out cookies prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website. You need to opt-out on all systems and devices for this to work comprehensively. If you click here, the opt-out cookie is set: Disable Google Analytics .

You can https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/ and https://policies.google.com/?hl=en https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/ and https://policies.google.com/?hl=en .

 

Use of Google Ads conversion tracking

Our website uses the online marketing program "Google Ads", including conversion tracking. Google

conversion tracking is a service operated by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). If you click on adverts placed by Google, a cookie is placed on your computer for conversion tracking. These cookies have limited validity, do not contain any personal data and thus can not be used for personal identification. If you've read certain pages on our website and the cookie has not yet expired, we can recognize that you've clicked on this page. Every Google Ads customer receives a separate cookie. Therefore, it is not possible to track cookies related to the websites of ads customers. The information collected uses the purpose of producing conversion statistics. This allows us to find out the total number of users who have clicked on our adverts. However, they do not receive any information with which could. Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in targeted marketing and analysis of the effectiveness and efficiency of this marketing.

You have the right to veto this processing of your personal data according to art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR by contacting us, for reasons relating to your personal situation. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting corresponding technical settings in your internet browser. We would, however, like to make you feel free to make all the functionality of this website. You can deactivate personalized advertising in Google's advertising settings. You can find an introduction to this at https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en You can therefore deactivate the use of cookies by third parties by calling up the Network Advertising Initiative deactivation page athttps://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ and following the opt-out instructions.

You will find more information as well as Google's data protection declaration at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Use of Facebook remarketing

Our website uses the remarketing function "Custom Audiences" by Facebook Inc. (1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; "Facebook") the social network Facebook. We have implemented Facebook's remarketing tag on our website for this purpose. This tag sets up a direct connection to Facebook's servers when you visit our website. This informs the Facebook server which you have visited. Facebook assigns this to your personal Facebook user account. When you visit the social network, you will be shown personalized, interest-related Facebook ads. Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in the above purpose.

You have the right to veto this processing of your personal data according to art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR by contacting us, for reasons relating to your personal situation.

For this purpose you can deactivate the remarketing function "Custom Audiences" here . You can find more detailed information on Facebook's collection and privacy policy in Facebook's privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/ .

 

Use of Google AdSense

Our website uses the AdSense function by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google").

This function serves the purpose of renting out advertising space on the website and using it to address visitors to the website with targeted, interest-related advertising. This function personalized,

interest-related adverts from the Google network to visitors to the website. Google Analytics uses cookies,

which makes it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this site is usually translated to a Google server in the United States and stored there. Google may also transmit this data to third parties if this is required by law. On no account Google wants to associate your IP address with other Google data. Processing is carried out on the basis of art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR due to our justified interest in the above purpose. You have the right to veto this processing of your personal data according to art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR by contacting us, for reasons relating to your personal situation.The plug-in: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996?hl=en .

You can also deactivate the use of cookies by calling the Network Advertising Initiative at https://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ and following the opt-out instructions. You can prevent the storage of cookies via the corresponding technical settings in your internet browser; we would, however, like to make it clear that this may prevent you from making full use of all the functions of this website.

You will find more information as well as Google's data protection declaration at: https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/ , https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Plug-ins

Use of social plug-ins via "Shariff"

Our website uses social network plug-ins. We use data protection-compliant "Shariff" buttons to ensure that you retain control over your data.No connection is made to the social network servers and no data submitted without your explicit consent. "Shariff" c't. It enables more personal privacy in the network and replaces the usual social network "share" buttons. You can find more information on the Shariff project here

https://www.heise.de/ct/artikel/Shariff-Social-Media-Buttons-mit-Datenschutz-2467514.html .

When you click the buttons a pop-up window appears, allowing you to log on to the relevant provider using your data. By logging in, you are giving your permission for the transfer of your data to the respective social media provider. At this time, you will find visited as is. Should you be connected to one or more of your social network accounts, the information collected is also assigned to your corresponding profiles. Therefore, you can only prevent this assignment by logging yourself out before visiting our website and before activating the button for your social media accounts. The social networks listed below are integrated with the "Shariff" function.

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

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

Use of social plug-ins via the "2-click solution"

Our website uses social network plug-ins via the "2-click solution". This is a plugin, allowing for a connection between your computer and the provider's servers the plug-in to be shown on the web page. Both your IP address and the fact that you have visited our web pages are transmitted to the provider's servers. This happens regardless of whether you are registered or logged into the social network. If you are also logged into the social network, this information is also assigned to your user profile. When you use plug-in functions (eg activate the button) This information is also assigned to your user account, which can only prevent you from logging out before using the plug-in. To ensure that you retain your privacy. This is shown by the greyed-out button. No connection is made to the social network servers and no data submitted without your explicit consent - in the form of activation of the button.Only when you activate the button it becomes active (highlighted) and set up a direct connection to the social network servers.By logging in, you give your permission for the transfer of your data to the respective social media provider. At this time, you will find visited as is. Should you be connected to one or more of your social network accounts, the information collected is also assigned to your corresponding profiles. Therefore, you can only prevent this assignment by logging yourself out before visiting our website and before activating the button for your social media accounts.

The social networks listed below are integrated with the "2-click function". You can find more detailed information on the scope of the privacy policy.

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

Instagram by Instagram LLC. (1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA): http://instagram.com/legal/privacy/

Use of Facebook plug-ins

California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook").

Whenever you see a Facebook plug-in you want to connect to the Facebook servers, a message is sent to your browser, and the plug-in is run on the Internet page. This is telling the Facebook server which we visited. Assuming you are logged on to your Facebook account while running the Facebook plug-in, Facebook wants to allocate the information to your Facebook personal account. Further information is collected and posted by Facebook. To prevent this data collection and allocation, you must log out of your Facebook user account before running the plug-in.

If you do not wish to "Facebook blocker" or "Facebook Blocker", you can either log out of Facebook or post to Facebook pages.

Facebook's Privacy Policy at: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php. To read your privacy policy, please read Facebook's Privacy Policy at: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Using Instagram plug-ins

These websites use the plug-in service provider Instagram, which is provided by Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA ("Instagram").

If you are accessing the content of this plug-in, this will generate a connection to the Instagram server and indicate the plug-in on the site by means of message in your browser. For information on how to find your IP address and which websites you have visited the Instagram server.

If you are logged into Instagram, Instagram wants to assign this information to your personal user account. When using the plug-in functions, this information is also assigned to your Instagram account, which can only prevent you from logging out prior to using the plug-in.

If you do not want to go to your Instagram account, you must either log out of Instagram or write to the blocker "NoScript" (noscript.net) to block the Instagram plug-in loading on our websites.

Further information can be found on Instagram's privacy policy: help.instagram.com/155833707900388

Our website uses YouTube LLC's function for the embedding of YouTube videos. (901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA, "YouTube").

YouTube is an affiliated company of Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). This feature shows YouTube videos in an iFrame on the website. The option "advanced privacy mode" is enabled here. This prevents YouTube from storing information on visitors to the website. It is only if you watch a video that is transmitted to YouTube.

Your data may therefore be transmitted to the USA. Following the US-EU Data Protection Agreement, Google has become "Privacy Shield".

YouTube and Google, your rights and privacy rights, can be found in YouTube's Privacy Policy ( https://www.youtube.com/t/privacy ).

Rights of persons affected and storage duration

Duration of storage

After the processing has been completed, the data is initially stored for the duration of the warranty period, then in accordance with the retention periods prescribed by law, especially tax and commercial law, and then deleted after the period has elapsed, unless you have agreed to further processing and use.

 

Rights of the affected person

If the legal requirements are fulfilled, you have the following. 15 to 20 GDPR: Right to information, correction, deletion, limitation of processing, data portability. You also have a right to objection to processing based on art. 6 (1) GDPR, and to processing for the purposes of direct marketing, according to art. 21 (1) GDPR.

Contact us at any time. Our contact details can be found in our imprint.

Right to complain to the regulatory authority

You have the right to complain to the regulatory authority according to art. 77 GDPR if you believe that your data is not being processed legally.

Right to object

(F) GDPR, you have the right time to process your data with future effect.

If the objection is successful, we will no longer process the personal data, unless we can do so.

If personal data is being processed for the purposes of direct advertising, you can do so at any time by notifying us. If the objection is successful, we will no longer process the personal data for the purposes of direct advertising.

last update: 25.04.2018