1. Personal Information
On our website personal data is collected, stored and used abiding the following guidelines. Personal data in accordance with § 3 Abs. 1 Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (German Act on Data Protection) means for example e-mail-address or IP-address.
2. Usage of data
a) Data concerning your computer and website usage, in particular
• Name of the requested file
• Device in use (mobile device, PC/laptop)
• Operating system
• Browser in use
• Java script activation
• Cookie activation
• Referral site
• IP address
• Length of visit
• Number of pages visited
• Click path
Data as listed is collected in a personally unidentifiable way that makes tracing impossible.
b) Data when placing an order
Personal information is collected and stored if a user places an order on our site.
This kind of data comprises
• Full name
• Country of residence
• Full address
This kind of data is stored and used for the fulfillment of the contract.
The email-address is will not be passed on to third parties, particularly not for the sake of advertising mail.
Data in general will not be transmitted to third parties, unless in the case of a legal obligation.
There are session cookies that are automatically deleted after your visit to our website. A persistent cookie remains until a set expiry date.
Cookies do not store traceable personal data.
You can set your browser so that you will be asked prior to the activation of a cookie or prevent the activation of cookies generally.
Note that in this case the usage of many websites may be limited.
Our site uses the Google Analytics cookie.Google Analytics is a service of Google, Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA fort the purpose of statistical website usage. Collected data is transmitted to Google servers in the U.S.
Data is non traceable and does not contain information that allows the identification of individuals.
Google Analytics uses the collected data for surveys and reports on website usage.
To keep the Google Analytics cookie from gathering the data mentioned it is possible to install a browser extension from https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
4. Social Plugins
Our site uses Social Plugins provided by Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA), Google Plus (Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA), Twitter (Twitter Inc., 355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA).If you are logged in to one of the social networks, a connection between your account and the network is established, by which the information of visiting our site can be transmitted to the respective network which you are logged in to.
When pressing the Facebook Share button, the +1 button of Google or the Share button of Twitter, other users of these networks see which sites you recommend.
In order to prevent social networks from receiving and collection your data, you should log out of the networks.
5. Links to third party websites
Our site links to third party websites.
We reject any liability for the gathering and use of private data on these websites.
6. Picture credits
helpline operator with laptop computer © Syda Productions - fotolia.com
Junge Sekretärin hat Spass am Job © Daniel Ernst - fotolia.com
Worker entering data in CNC machine at factory © Kzenon - fotolia.com
Catalog macro © Nomad_Soul - fotolia.com
blank space on concrete floor © ohsuriya - fotolia.com
Bild 279435734 / Shutterstock - Blazej Lyjak
Bild 284509700 / Shutterstock - Juergen Faelchle
Bild 2446640 / Shutterstock - egd
Bild 112021784 / Shutterstock - one AND only
7. Storing Data
Personal Data will be stored as long as necessary to fulfill contractual obligations. Legal provisions, e.g. for keeping bills, may require longer storage periods.
Non personal identifiable data in aggregate reports may be stored for up to five years.
8. Disclosure of data
Personal data may only be disclosed due to one of the following reasons:
a) fulfillment of the contract
b) legal obligation
9. User Rights
You are entitled at any time to request information about data that is stored about you.
Requests are subject to reliable evidence for your identification such as a photocopy of your ID or passports.
Consent into receiving newsletters and other commercial communications may be withdrawn at any time.
For requests and information you can contact us