For an attractive visit to our website as well as to ensure the correct functionality of certain features, to display appropriate products and for market research, we use so-called cookies. This serves within a weighing of interests a predominantly justified interest in an optimized display of our offers in accordance with Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. f DSGVO. Cookies are small text files that are saved automatically on your device. Some of these cookies are deleted automatically at the end of your browsing session, i.e., when exiting the browser, the so-called session cookies. Other cookies remain on your device and enable us to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). You can inspect the storage duration in the cookie settings of your web browser. You can configure your browser to be informed about the setting of cookies, and being able to individually decide about accepting or rejecting certain cookies, or rejecting cookies in general. Every browser is different in how cookie settings are managed. This is further documented in the help menu of the respective browser. You can find more information for various browsers on the following websites:
Internet Explorer™: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Opera™ : https://help.opera.com/de/latest/web-preferences/#cookies
When rejecting cookies the functionality of our website can be limited.
Live Chat Tool Tawk.to
When using the live chat tool for contacting us, the data voluntarily provided by you (name, email address, message) is processed by us in accordance with Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. b DSGVO for answering your question as part of contract fulfillment. Furthermore, the utilization of this tool serves within a weighing of interests a predominantly justified interest in an improved customer communication in accordance with Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. f DSGVO. Data is deleted afterwards.
This live chat tool service is provided on our behalf by the third-party provider tawk.to inc. All data collected for usage of the chat tool is processed on their servers.
tawk.to inc. is located in the USA and is certified under the EU-US-Privacy Shield. The latest certificate can be inspected here. Based on this agreement between the USA and the European Commission, the latter has determined a reasonable level of data protection provided by companies certified under the privacy shield.
Our Social Media Presence on Facebook, Instagram
Our presence on social networks and platforms serves a better and active communication with our customers. We inform about our products and sales.
When visiting our online presence on social media your data can be collected automatically and stored for market research and advertising purposes. Based on this data so-called usage profiles are created using aliases. These can be used, e.g., to show advertisements within or outside of the platform, which are assumed to fit your interests. To this end, typically cookies are stored on your device. In these cookies your visitor behavior and your interests are stored. This serves within a weighing of interests a predominantly justified interest in an optimized display of our offers and a more effective customer communication in accordance with Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. f DSGVO. If your consent to data processing is requested on the respective social media platforms, e.g., via a check box, the legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. a DSGVO.
If the social media platforms are located in the USA, the following applies: For the USA there is an adequacy decision by the European Commission, based on the EU-US Privacy Shield. The latest certificate of the respective company can be inspected here.
Detailed information about processing and usage of data, including ways to contact, rights and privacy settings, in particular ways of rescission (opt-out), is provided within the privacy policies of the respective providers below. If you need further assistance, you can contact us.
Data processing is based on an agreement between mutually responsible parties in accordance with Art. 26 DSGVO, that you can inspect here: