Collection and processing of personal data
When you visit our website, our servers record by default the name of your internet service provider, the website from which you visit us, the pages you visit on our website and the date and length of your visit. Apart from this, personal data are only saved when you decide to enter them, e. g. during a registration, a survey or the performance of a contract.
Use, disclosure and purposes of personal data
We use your personal data for technical administration purposes of the web pages, for customer administration, product surveys and marketing, only to the necessary extent .
Disclosures of personal data to official institutions and government agencies take place only in the framework of mandatory national legal requirements. Our employees, agencies and trading partners are bound by an obligation of confidentiality.
We would like to use your data in order to inform you about our products and services and request your opinion. Of course, participation in these actions is voluntary. Should you not agree with this, tell us any time, so that we can block your data. You will find further information in the respective local website.
We implement technical and organisational measures in order to protect the data you have provided against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, or destruction or against access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.
Right of access
Upon your request, we or our representatives will inform you in writing as promptly as possible and pursuant to applicable legislation, on which personal data, if any, have been collected and stored about you in our website. If you are registered as an user, we also offer you the possibility to access the data yourself and change or erase it. Should there be, in spite of all our efforts to ensure accuracy and currency, any false information, we will correct it upon your request. You will find further information in the respective local website.
Please note that on this website Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
To send our newsletter, we use the so-called double opt-in process, which means that we will send you a newsletter per e-mail if you previously confirm that we should activate the newsletter service. We will then send you a confirmation e-mail and ask you to click on the link sent in the e-mail as to confirm that you want to receive our newsletter per e-mail. If you decide later on that you do not wish to receive any other newsletter from us, you can unsubscribe any time at no cost. A short text message to email@example.com is enough. Of course, in every newsletter you will also find an “Unsubscribe” link.