Information about cookies and data protection
Declaration regarding the information obligation
The protection of your personal data is of special concern to us. We thus process your data exclusively on basis of the legal requirements (GDPR, TKG (Telecommunications Act) 2003). In this data protection information we inform you of the most important aspects of data processing as part of using our website.
Contact with us
When you contact us on the website using a form or by email, the data you provide will be stored with us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and for the event of any follow-up questions. We do not pass these data on to third parties without your consent.
Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files which are stored on your end device with the help of your browser. They do not cause any damage.
If you do not want this, you can set your browser so that it informs you of the setting of cookies and lets you permit this only in individual cases.
When deactivating cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited.
Our website uses the features of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. In addition, cookies are used which allow us to analyse the use of the website by your users. The information generated through this will be transmitted to the provider’s server and stored there.
You can prevent this by setting your browser so that no cookies are stored.
We have activated the IP anonymisation feature on this website. By doing this, Google will truncate your IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before transmission to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the IP address be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for evaluating your usage of the website, for compiling reports about the website activities and for providing further services in connection with website usage and Internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with other data by Google.
You may refuse to store cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we would point out that, in this case, you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting and processing data generated by the cookie about your usage of the website (incl. your IP address), using the following link and downloading the available browser plugin and installing it: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Demographic characteristics with Google Analytics
This website uses the feature “demographic characteristics by” Google Analytics. This allows reports to be compiled which contain statements on age, gender and interests of the page visitors. These data come from interest-based advertising by Google as well as from visitor data from third-party suppliers. These data cannot be associated with any specific person. You can turn off this feature at any time in the advertising settings in your Google account or generally prohibit the collection of your data by Google Analytics as set out in the section “Objection against data collection”.
You have the option to subscribe to our newsletter through our website. For this we will need your email address, first name, surname and your declaration of consent for receiving the newsletter.
In order to provide you with targeted information, we also collect and process information provided voluntarily with regard to fields of interests, address, date of birth and additional fields if applicable.
As soon as you have completed subscription to the newsletter, we will send you a confirmation email with a link for confirming the subscription. You can cancel the subscription to the newsletter at any time, please fill out the following form to this end: Unsubscribe to newsletter
We will immediately delete your data related to the newsletter subscription.
Please note that data recorded for the purpose of contract processing is stored with us. The data provided by you is required for contractual performance and/or for carrying out pre-contractual measures. Without these data we cannot conclude the contract with you.
No data will be passed on to third parties, with the exception of the transmission of the credit card details to the processing bank institutes and the payment service provider (mPAY24 General terms and conditions of mPAY24) for the purpose of direct debiting of the purchase price, to the forwarding agent/shipper commissioned by us for delivering the merchandise as well as to our tax consultant for complying with our obligations under fiscal law.
After cancellation of the purchasing process, the data stored with us will be deleted. In case of contract formation, all data from the contractual relationship will be stored until expiry of the storage period under fiscal law (7 years ).
We integrate maps from the service “Google Maps” by the provider Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. The data processed may include, in particular, IP addresses and location data of the users, which however are not collected without their consent (as a rule carried out as part of the settings of your mobile devices). The data may be processed in the USA. Data privacy statement: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, Opt-Out: https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated.
Our website uses plug-ins by the website YouTube operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube-Plugin, a connection to the servers of YouTube will be established. In doing so, the YouTube server will be notified which of our pages you have visited. When you are logged in to your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your surfing behaviour directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging off from your YouTube account. More information about the handling of user data can be found in the data privacy statement of Youtube on: https://policies.google.com/privacy
You have the principal rights for disclosure, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, withdrawal and objection. If you think that the processing of your data is in breach of the data protection law or that your data protection rights have otherwise been violated, you can file a complaint with the regulating authority. In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority.
Responsible for data processing on this website is:
The responsible office alone or together with others decides on the purposes and means of processing of personal data (e.g. names, contact details).
Revoking your consent for data processing
Some processes of data processing are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. An informal message by email is sufficient to revoke your consent. The legality of the data processing already carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
Right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority
As an aggrieved party, you have the right to complain with the competent supervisory authority in case of a breach of data protection law. The competent authority with regard to data protection law issues is the state data protection officer of the state in which our company’s main office is located. The following link provides a list of data protection officers as well as their contact details: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
The right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we process automatically on basis of your consent or in performing a contract surrendered to you or a third party. This will be provided in a machine-readable format. If you demand the direct transmission of the data to another responsible party, this will take place only insofar as it is technically doable.
Right to disclosure, correction, blocking, deletion
You have the right, within the scope of current legal regulations, to request disclosure at any time without charge of your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing, and if applicable the right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. Concerning this and for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time using the contact options listed in the site notice.
SSL or TLS encryption
For security reason and to protect the transfer of confidential content, which you send to us as a website operator, our website uses SSL or TLS encryption. This ensures that the data which you transfer via this website cannot be read by third parties. You can recognise an encrypted connection by the “https://“ address bar in your browser and by the lock-symbol in the browser line.
Data transfer on conclusion of contract for the purchase and shipping of goods
Personal data are only transferred to third parties if necessary as part of contract processing. Third parties can be payment service providers or logistics companies, for example. Any further transfer of the data does not take place or only if you have provided your express consent to this.
Basis for the data processing is Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b GDPR, which allows the processing of data for fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.
Registration on this website
In order to use certain functions, you can register on our website. The data transferred are used exclusively for the purpose of making use of the respective offer or service. All mandatory information requested when registering is to be provided in full. Otherwise, we will reject the registration.
In case of important changes, such as for technical reasons, we will notify you by email. The email will be sent to the address you provided when registering.
The processing of the data entered during registration takes place on basis of your consent (Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. An informal message by email is sufficient to revoke your consent. The legality of the data-processing already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation.
We store the data collected during registration for the period for which you are registered on our website. Your data will be deleted as soon as you revoke your registration. Statutory storage periods remain unaffected.
Data submitted via a contact form will be stored including your contact details in order to process your enquiry or to be available for follow-up questions. These data will not be passed on without your consent.
The processing of the data entered in the contact form takes place exclusively on basis of your consent (Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. An informal message by email is sufficient to revoke your consent. The legality of the data processing operations already carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
Data submitted via the contact form remains with us until you request us to delete them, revoke your consent for storage or there is no requirement for data storage any more. Mandatory legal regulations – in particular storage periods – remain unaffected.
In order to send our newsletter we need you to provide us with an email address. Verification of the email address provided is necessary and the receiving of the newsletter must be consented to. Supplementary data will not be collected or is voluntary. The data will be used exclusively for sending the newsletter.
The data provided when subscribing to the newsletter will be used exclusively on basis of your consent (Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. To cancel your description, an informal notification by email is sufficient, or unsubscribe using the “Unsubscribe”-link in the newsletter The legality of the data-processing operations already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation.
Data submitted in order to set up the subscription will be deleted in case of unsubscribing. Should these data have been sent to us for other purposes or in another place, they will remain with us.
For the integration and display of the video contents, our website uses plug-ins by YouTube. The provider of the video portal is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
When you visit a page with an integrated YouTube-Plugin, a connection to the servers of YouTube will be established. This will let YouTube know which pages you have visited.
YouTube can associate your surfing behaviour directly with your personal profile, should you be logged in to your YouTube account. By logging off first, you have the option of preventing this.
The use of YouTube takes place in the interest of an appealing display of our online offer. This represents a justified interest for the purpose of Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. f GDPR.
Details about the handling of user data can be found in the data protection declaration by YouTube at: https://policies.google.com/privacy
Our website uses the features 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 which your web browser stores on your end device and allow an analysis of the website usage. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website is transferred to a Google server and stored there. As a rule, the server-location is the USA.
The setting of Google-Analytics-Cookies takes place based on Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. f GDPR. As the operator of this website we have a justified interest in the analysis of the user behaviour, in order to optimise our website and, if applicable, also our advertising.
We use Google Analytics in combination with the feature IP-anonymisation. This guarantees that Google will truncate your IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before transmission to the USA. There may be exceptions, in which Google transmits the full IP address to a server in the USA and truncates it there. On our account, Google will use this information for evaluating your usage of the website, for compiling reports about website activities and for providing further services in connection with the website usage and Internet usage to us. The IP address transmitted by Google Analytics will not be merged with other data by Google.
The setting of cookies by your web browser can be prevented. Some features of our website may, however, become limited by this. Likewise, you can prevent the collection of data regarding your website usage including your IP address along with subsequent processing by Google. This is possible by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Objection against 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 prevents the collection of your data during future visits to our website: Deactivate Google Analytics.
Details about the handling of user data at Google Analytics can be found in the data protection declaration by Google: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.
In order to fully meet the statutory data protection requirements, we have concluded a contract with Google for the order processing.
Demographic characteristics at Google Analytics
Our website uses the feature “demographic characteristics” by Google Analytics. This allows reports to be compiled which contain statements on age, gender and interests of the page visitors. These data come from interest-based advertising by Google as well as from visitor data from third-party suppliers. Associating the data with a specific person is not possible. You can deactivate this feature at any time. This is done in the advertising settings in your Google account or by generally prohibiting the collection of your data by Google Analytics as set out in the section “Objection against data collection”.
Our website allows payment by PayPal. The provider of this payment service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg.
If and when you pay by PayPal, the payment details you enter will be transmitted to PayPal.
The transmission of your data to PayPal takes place on basis of Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent) and Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b GDPR (processing for the performance of a contract). You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. Data processing operations that took place in the past remain effective in case of a revocation.
Our website allows payment by Klarna. Provider of the payment service is Klarna AB, Sveavägen 46, 111 34 Stockholm, Sweden.
When paying with Klarna (Klarna-Checkout-solution), Klarna will collect various personal data from you. Details can be found in the data protection declaration by Klarna at: https://www.klarna.com/uk/privacy-notice/.
The transmission of your data to Klarna takes place on basis of Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent) and Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b GDPR (processing for the performance of a contract). You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. Data processing operations that took place in the past remain effective in case of a revocation.
SOFORT online bank transfer:
Our website allows payment by “SOFORT online bank transfer.” The provider of the payment service is Sofort GmbH, Theresienhöhe 12, 80339 Munich.
By means of the process “SOFORT online bank transfer” we receive a payment confirmation in real-time from Sofort GmbH and can promptly begin with the fulfilment of our obligations.
When paying by “SOFORT online bank transfer”, your PIN and TAN will be transmitted to Sofort GmbH. The payment provider will thus log into your online banking account, automatically check your account balance and carry out the transfer. A transaction confirmation will be issued promptly. Your turnover, the credit limit of your overdraft facility and the existence of other accounts as well as their balances will also be automatically checked after logging in.
In addition to PIN and TAN, the transmission to Sofort GmbH also includes payment data such as your personal data. Your personal data include first and surname, address, phone number(s), email address, IP address and any additional data required for the payment processing. This data transmission is required in order to establish your identity beyond doubt and to prevent any attempted fraud.
The transmission of your data to Sofort GmbH takes place on basis of Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent) and Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b Art. 6 sent. 1 lit. b GDPR (processing for the performance of a contract). You can revoke your consent already granted at any time. Data processing operations that took place in the past remain effective in case of a revocation.
Details about payment with SOFORT online bank transfer can be found at: https://www.sofort.de/datenschutz.html and https://www.klarna.com/sofort/.
You can reach us on the following contact details:
Tel. +43 6457 26850
Fax.: Export +43 (0)6457/2685-35
Retail +43 (0)6457/2685-15
Wholesale +43 (0)6457/2685-55
Marketing +43 (0)6457/2685-65