Unless otherwise stated below, the provision of your personal information is not required by law, contract or contract. You are not obliged to provide the data. Failure to do so will have no consequences. This only applies insofar as no other information is given in the subsequent processing procedures.
"Personal data" means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Server-Logfiles
You can visit our websites without providing any personal information.
Each time you access our website, 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). These stored data include, for example, the name of the page accessed, the date and time of access, the IP address, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our overwhelming legitimate interest in ensuring the trouble-free operation of our website and to improve our services.

Customer account      Order

Customer account

When opening a customer account, we collect your personal data to the extent specified there. 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 DSGVO 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 your consent until revocation. Your customer account will then be deleted.

Collection, processing and passing on of personal data for orders
When ordering, we collect and process your personal data only to the extent 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 do so will mean that no contract can be concluded. Processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO and is necessary for the fulfilment of a contract with you.

A passing on of your data takes place thereby for example to the dispatch enterprises and Dropshipping offerers selected by you, payment service providers, service providers for the order winding up and IT-Dienstleister. In all cases we strictly observe the legal requirements. The scope of data transmission is limited to a minimum.


Contact      Ratings       Newsletter      

Collection and processing when using the contact form
When using the contact form, we collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, message text) only to the extent provided by you. Data processing serves the purpose of establishing contact. By sending your message, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 your consent until revocation. We will only use your e-mail address to process your enquiry. Your data will then be deleted if you have not consented to further processing and use.


Data collection when writing a commentary
When commenting on an article or a contribution, we collect your personal data (name, e-mail address, comment text) only to the extent provided by you. The processing serves the purpose of enabling comments and displaying comments. By sending the comment, you consent to the processing of the transmitted data. Processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO 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 your consent until revocation. Your personal data will then be deleted.

When your comment is published, the name you provide and the e-mail address you provide will be published.

Shopauskunft customer rating
For our website we use the evaluation tool "shopauskunft.de" of Shopauskunft.de GmbH & Co.KG. (c/o Spaces, Gorch-Fock-Wall 1a, 20354 Hamburg, “Shopauskunft”).
After your order we would like to ask you to evaluate and comment your purchase with us. For this purpose you will be contacted by us by e-mail, whereby we make use of the technical system "Rechtssichere Bewertungungsanfrage (RBA)" of the Händlerbund Management AG (Torgauer Straße 233 B, 04347 Leipzig, "Händlerbund") within the scope of order processing. In doing so, we transmit the data relating to your order (order number/invoice number, purchase value and shipping costs) as well as your e-mail address to the Haendlerbund.

Processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO with your consent, provided that you have expressly agreed to the disclosure of your data and the receipt of the request for evaluation. You can revoke your consent at any time by using the corresponding link in the e-mail or by notifying us without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of your consent until revocation.

Shopauskunft Widget
On our website the widget of Shopauskunft is integrated. This serves the purpose to display and advertise the number and result of our evaluations received so far via shop information.

To display the widget, it is technically necessary to transmit usage data to the Shopauskunft server via your Internet browser and to store it in log data (so-called server log files) for 7 days. These stored data include the name and URL of the retrieved file, date and time of the retrieval, the IP address of the requesting computer, website from which the access is made (referrer URL), the browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.

The processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our predominantly legitimate interest in advertising our offers by presenting the customer ratings already received. These data are not stored together with other personal data.

Use of the e-mail address for sending newsletters

We use your e-mail address independently of the contract processing exclusively for our own advertising purposes for newsletter dispatch, provided that you have expressly agreed to this. Processing takes place on the basis of 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 revocation. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by using the corresponding link in the newsletter or by notifying us. Your e-mail address will then be removed from the mailing list.

Your data will be passed on to a service provider for e-mail marketing within the scope of order processing. Your data will not be passed on to other third parties.

Use of the e-mail address for sending direct mail
We use your e-mail address, which we have received in the course of the sale of goods or services, for the electronic transmission of advertisements for our own goods or services which are similar to those which you have already purchased from us, unless you have objected to this use. The provision of the e-mail address is required for the conclusion of the contract. Failure to do so means that no contract can be concluded. Processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our overwhelming legitimate interest in direct advertising. You can object to this use of your e-mail address at any time by notifying us. You will find the contact details for exercising your objection in the imprint. You can also use the link provided for this purpose in the advertising e-mail. For this no other costs than the transmission costs arise according to the basic tariffs.


Inventory Management     

Use of an external inventory management system
We use a merchandise management system for contract processing within the framework of order processing. For this purpose your personal data will be transmitted to PrestaShop.

Payment Service Provider     

Using PayPal
All PayPal transactions are subject to the PayPal Privacy Policy. You can find it under https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full


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, a cookie may be stored on the user's operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic string of characters that enables the browser to be uniquely identified when the website is called up again.

Cookies are stored on your computer. Therefore, you 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 decide individually whether to accept them and prevent the cookies from being saved and the data they contain from being transmitted. Cookies that have already been saved can be deleted at any time. However, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website to their full extent.

Under the following links you can find out how to manage cookies in the most important browsers (including how to deactivate them):

Chrome Browser: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=de
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookies-erlauben-und-ablehnen
Safari: https://support.apple.com/de-de/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac

Technically necessary cookies
Unless otherwise stated in the data protection declaration below, we only use these technically necessary cookies for the purpose of making our services more user-friendly, effective and secure. Furthermore, cookies enable our systems to recognize your browser even after a page change and to offer you services. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. For these it is necessary that the browser is recognized also after a page change.

The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our overwhelming legitimate interest in ensuring the optimal functionality of the website as well as a user-friendly and effective design of our offer.

For reasons arising from your particular situation, you have the right at any time to object to this processing of your personal data based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Plug-ins


Using Facebook Connect
On our website we use the single sign-on function Facebook Connect of Facebook Ireland Ltd. (Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin, D02, Ireland; "Facebook").
This feature allows website visitors to sign in to the website using their existing Facebook account. Data processing serves the purpose of verification during registration, personalization and interest-related advertising.
In order to offer the function on the website, a connection to the Facebook server is established. Cookies are used for this purpose. The following information may be collected and transmitted to Facebook: IP address, browser information, referrer URL (website from which you accessed our website), location data. This applies regardless of whether you are registered with or logged into the social network. Even if you are not registered or not logged in, a transmission takes place. If you are connected to one or more of your social network accounts at the same time, the collected information can also be assigned to your corresponding profiles. You can prevent this assignment by logging out of your social media accounts before visiting our website and before activating the buttons.
Your data may be transferred to the USA. Facebook has certified itself under the US-EU Privacy Shield and is therefore committed to complying with the European Data Protection Directives.
When using the single sign-on function, the Facebook profile of the website visitor is linked to a customer account for this website. Facebook provides us with personal data of the user, as specified in the login process. This may include the following information: Name, address, public profile information (e.g. name, profile picture, age, gender), e-mail address, lists of friends, "like me" data
Data processing, in particular the setting of cookies, is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO out of our overwhelming legitimate interest in the demand-oriented design of our website. For reasons arising from your particular situation, you have the right at any time to object to this processing of your personal data based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Using Google reCAPTCHA 
We use the reCAPTCHA service of Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google") on our website.
Google Ireland Limited (Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland) is the data controller responsible for your data if you have your habitual residence in the European Economic Area or Switzerland. Google Ireland Limited is therefore the company affiliated with Google that is responsible for processing your data and complying with applicable data protection laws. The purpose of the query is to distinguish between input by a person and automated, automated processing. Your input will be transmitted to Google for further use. In addition, the IP address and any other data required by Google for the reCAPTCHA service will be transmitted to Google. This data is processed by Google within the European Union and may also be transferred to the USA. Google has certified itself according to the US-EU data protection agreement "Privacy Shield" and is thus obliged to comply with the European data protection guidelines. 
The processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO in the legitimate interest of protecting our website from automated spying, misuse and SPAM.
For reasons arising from your particular situation, you have the right at any time to object to this processing of your personal data based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
For more information about Google reCAPTCHA and the related privacy statement, please visit our privacy policy: https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html as well as https://www.google.com/privacy  


Rights of data subjects and storage period

Duration of storage
After complete processing of the contract, the data will initially be stored for the duration of the warranty period, then under consideration of statutory, in particular tax and commercial retention periods and then deleted after expiry of the period if you have not agreed to further processing and use.


Rights of the data subject
If the legal requirements are met, you are entitled to the following rights according to Art. 15 to 20 DSGVO: right to information, to correction, to deletion, to restriction of processing, to data transferability.
Furthermore, according to Art. 21 para. 1 DSGVO, you have the right to object to processing based on Art. 6 para. 1 f DSGVO and to processing for the purpose of direct advertising.


Contact us on request. You will find the contact details in our imprint.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority
Pursuant to Art. 77 DSGVO, 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 appeal
If the personal data processing operations listed here are based on our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO, you have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to object at any time to such processing operations with effect for the future.
After objection has been made, the processing of the data concerned will be terminated unless we can prove compelling grounds for processing worthy of protection which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing serves the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims.

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

last update: 23.10.2019