Revocation of your consent to data processing
Some data processing procedures can only occur with your express consent. You can revoke your previous consent at any time. An informal notification via email is sufficient for this revocation. The revocation does not affect the legality of the data processing that occurred up to the time of revocation.
Right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority
You, as an affected party, have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority in the event of a breach of data protection law. The competent supervisory authority for matters concerning data protection law is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company’s headquarters are located. The following link provides a list of data protection officers along with their contact details: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data, which we process through automated means based on your consent or to fulfill a contract, delivered to you or to third parties. The data is provided in a machine-readable format. If you request direct transfer of the data to a different responsible party, this will only occur to the extent technically feasible.
Right to information, correction, blocking, erasure
You have the right at all times, within the context of applicable statutory regulations, to free information about your stored personal data, the origin of the data, its recipients, and the purpose for the data processing, and if applicable, a right to the correction, blocking, or erasure of this data. You can contact us at any time regarding this and other matters concerning personal data, using the contact options provided in the legal notice.
SSL or TLS encryption
Our website uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transfer of confidential content that you send us as the site operator. This prevents third parties from reading data that you transmit via this website. You can recognize an encrypted connection by means of the “https://” in your browser’s address bar and the lock icon in the browser status bar.
Data protection officer
We have appointed a data protection officer. A.S.T. data protection officer.
Telephone: 0351 (0)44 / 55 311
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information in server log files; this information is automatically transmitted to us by your browser. It consists of:
- Page visited on our domain
- Date and time of server request
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system
- used Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- IP address
This data is not combined with other data sources. The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 letter b of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which permits the processing of data to fulfill a contract or precontractual measures.
Data transmission upon conclusion of contract for purchase and shipping of goods
Personal data is only transmitted to third parties to the extent necessary to process the contract. Third parties may be, for example, payment service providers or logistics companies. Further transmission of the data will not occur, or will only occur when you have expressly consented to this.
The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 letter b GDPR, which permits the processing of data to fulfill a contract or precontractual measures.
Data transmitted via contact forms, including your contact details, will be stored to allow us to process your request or to be available for follow-up questions. This data will not be forwarded without your consent.
The processing of the data entered in the contact form occurs solely on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 letter a GDPR). You can revoke your previous consent at any time. An informal notification via email is sufficient for this revocation. The revocation does not affect the legality of the data processing procedures that occurred up to the time of revocation.
Data transmitted via the contact form remains with us until you request its erasure, you revoke your consent to its storage, or there is no longer a need to store the data. Mandatory statutory regulations – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.
Our website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider of the web analysis service is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses “cookies.” These are small text files that your web browser stores on your end device and that enable an analysis of the website usage. Information generated by cookies with regard to your use of our website is transmitted to a Google server and stored there. The location of the server is usually the USA.
Google Analytics cookies are set on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 letter f GDPR. As the operator of this website, we have a justifiable interest in the analysis of user behavior in order to optimize our website as well as advertising if applicable.
We use Google Analytics in conjunction with the IP anonymization function. This ensures that Google truncates your IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other countries that are party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, before transmitting it to the USA. There may be exceptional cases in which Google transmits the full IP address to a server in the USA and truncates it there. Google uses this information on our behalf to evaluate your use of the website, generate reports about website activities, and provide us with further services related to website usage and Internet usage. The IP addresses transmitted by Google Analytics are not combined with other data from Google.
You can prevent your web browser from setting cookies. However, this might limit some of the functions of our website. You can also prohibit the collection of data regarding your website usage, including your IP address together with subsequent processing by Google. This can be done by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Objection to data collection
You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set, which will prevent the collection of your data during future visits to our website: Disable Google Analytics.
In order to fully comply with the statutory data protection requirements, we have concluded a contract with Google regarding order processing.
Demographic characteristics in Google Analytics
Our website uses the Google Analytics function “demographic characteristics.” This function allows reports to be generated that include statements regarding age, gender, and interests of the site visitor. This data comes from interest-related advertising by Google as well as visitor details from third-party providers. The data cannot be attributed to a specific person. You can disable this function at any time. This can be done via the display settings in your Google account or by generally prohibiting the collection of your data by Google Analytics, as described under the item “Objection to data collection.”