Privacy policy

Verantwortlicher im Sinne der Datenschutzgesetze, insbesondere der EU-Datenschutzgrundverordnung (DSGVO), ist:

Gerhard Hinger
Simonswälder Straße 75/2
79261 Gutach-Bleibach

Your Affected Rights

You can always exercise the following rights under the details of our data protection officer:

  • Information about your stored data and their processing (Art. 15 GDPR),
  • Correction of incorrect personal data (Art. 16 GDPR),
  • Deletion of your stored data (Art. 17 GDPR),
  • Restriction of data processing, if we are not allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations (Art. 18 GDPR),
  • Objection to the processing of your data with us (Article 21 GDPR) and
  • Data portability, provided that you have consented to the data processing or have concluded a contract with us (Article 20 GDPR).

If you have given us your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.

You can contact a regulatory authority at any time with a complaint, e.g. to the competent supervisory authority of the federal state of your domicile.

A list of the non-public-sector supervisory authorities can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Collecting general information when visiting our website

Nature and purpose of processing

When you access our website, that is, if you do not register or otherwise provide information, it will automatically collect information from a general nature. This information (server log file) includes, for example, the type of web browser, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address and the like.

They are processed in particular for the following purposes:

  • Ensure a hassle-free connection to the site,
  • Ensuring a smooth use of our website,
  • Evaluation of system security and stability as well as
  • for further administrative purposes.

We do not use your information to draw conclusions about you. Statistically evaluated by us to optimize our website and the underlying technology.

Legal Base

Processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website.

Recipient

Recipients of the data may be technical service providers who act as processors for the maintenance and maintenance of our website.

Storage Duration

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary for the purpose of the survey. This is basically the case for the data used to serve the web page when that particular session is over.

Provision required or required

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is not legally nor contractually required. Without the IP address, however, the service and functionality of our website is not guaranteed. Additionally, individual services may not be available or limited. For this reason, a contradiction is excluded.

Cookies

Nature and purpose of processing

Like many other websites, so we use so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website.

This will give us certain data, such as IP address, browser used and operating system.

Cookies can not be used to launch programs or to transfer viruses to a computer. Based on the information contained in cookies, we can facilitate the navigation and enable the correct display of our websites.

In no event the data we collect wants to share with third parties or, without your consent, linked to your personal information.

Of course, you can view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can deactivate the use of cookies at any time through the settings of your browser. Please use the help functions of your internet browser to find out how to change these settings. If you have disabled the use of cookies.

Storage Duration

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary for the purpose of the survey. This is basically the case for the data used to serve the web page when that particular session is over.

Provision required or required

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is neither legally nor contractually required. Without the IP address, however, the service and functionality of our website is not guaranteed. Additionally, individual services may not be available or limited. For this reason, a contradiction is excluded.

Cookies

Nature and purpose of processing

Like many other websites, we also use so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website.

This will give us certain data, such as IP address, browser used and operating system.

Cookies can not be used to launch programs or to transfer viruses to a computer. Based on the information contained in cookies, we can facilitate navigation and enable the correct display of our websites.

In no event will the data we collect be shared with third parties or, without your consent, linked to your personal information.

Of course, you can also view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can deactivate the use of cookies at any time through the settings of your browser. Please use the help functions of your internet browser to find out how to change these settings. Please note that some features of our website may not work if you have disabled the use of cookies.

Storage duration and used cookies

If you allow us to use cookies through your browser settings or consent, the following cookies may be used on our websites:

Cookie Name Time Description
wordpress_logged_in_ [session id] Session Detects if and with which session ID the user has logged in
wordpress_sec_ [session id] Session Detects if and with which session ID the user has logged in
cookie_notice_accepted 30 days Detects if the cookie notice has been accepted.
woocommerce_cart_hash Session Helps WooCommerce determine when its content / data changes.
woocommerce_items_in_cart Session Helps WooCommerce determine when its content / data changes.
wp_woocommerce_session _ 2 days Contains a unique code for each customer to know where the shopping cart data in the database is for each customer.
woocommerce_recently_viewed Session Enables the Recently Viewed Products widget.
store_notice [notice id] Session Allows customers to close the shop notice.
_ga 2 years Used to differentiate users.
_gid 24 hours Used to differentiate users.
_gat 1 minute Used to throttle the request rate. If Google Analytics is provided through Google Tag Manager, that cookie will be renamed to _dc_gtm_<property-id>.
AMP_TOKEN 30 seconds to 1 year Contains a token that can be used to get a client ID from the AMP Client ID service. Other possible values ​​are Opt-out, Inflight Request, or an error retrieving a client ID from the AMP Client ID service.
_gac_<property-id> 90 days Contains campaign-related information for the user. If you've linked your Google Analytics and Google Ads accounts, this cookie will be read by Google Ads website conversion tags unless you sign out. Learn more.
ga-disable-<property-id> Does not fall Detects if Google Analytics tracking was disabled via opt-out link

Insofar as these cookies may (also) concern personal data, we will inform you about this in the following sections.

You can use your browser settings to delete individual cookies or the entire cookie portfolio. In addition, you will receive information and instructions on how to delete these cookies or block their storage in advance. Depending on the provider of your browser, you will find the necessary information under the following links:

Registration on our website

Nature and purpose of processing

When registering for the use of our personalized services, some personal information will be collected, such as name, address, contact and communication information (e.g., telephone number and e-mail address). If you are registered with us, you can access contents and services that we only offer to registered users. Registered users also have the option of changing or deleting the data specified during registration at any time. Of course, we also provide you with information about the personal data we hold about you at any time.

Legal basis

The processing of the data entered during registration takes place on the basis of the user's consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR).

If the registration serves the fulfillment of a contract of which the data subject is a party or the implementation of pre-contractual measures, an additional legal basis for the processing of the data is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.

Recipient

The recipient of the data may be a technical service provider who acts as a processor for the operation and maintenance of our website.

Storage Duration

In this context, data will only be processed as long as the corresponding consent has been obtained. Thereafter, they will be deleted, as far as no legal storage requirements preclude. To contact us in this regard, please use the contact details given at the end of this Privacy Policy.

Provision required or required

Your personal information is provided voluntarily, solely on the basis of your consent. Without the provision of your personal data, we can not grant you access to our content and services.

Provision of paid services

Nature and purpose of processing

To provide paid services, we request additional data, such as: Payment details to complete your order.

Legal basis

The processing of the data required for the conclusion of the contract is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.

Recipient

Recipients of the data may be processors.

Storage Duration

We store this data in our systems until the legal retention periods have expired. These are generally 6 or 10 years for reasons of proper accounting and tax requirements.

Provision required or required

The provision of your personal data is voluntary. Without the provision of your personal data, we can not grant you access to our content and services.

Comments are

Nature and purpose of processing

If users leave comments on our site, they will also save the time of their creation and the username previously chosen by the site visitor. This is for our security, as we may be prosecuted for any illegal content on our website, even if it was created by users.

Legal basis

The processing of the data entered as a comment takes place on the basis of a legitimate interest (Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR).

By providing the comment function we want to allow you an easy interaction. Your details will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for possible follow-up questions.

Recipient

Recipients of the data may be processors.

Storage Duration

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary for the purpose of the survey. This is basically the case when the communication with the user has been completed and the company can see from the circumstances that the matter in question has been finally clarified.

Provision required or required

The provision of your personal data is voluntary. Without the provision of your personal data, we can not grant you access to our comment function.

news

Nature and purpose of processing

Your data will only be used to send you the subscribed newsletter by e-mail. The indication of your name takes place in order to be able to address you personally in the newsletter and if necessary identify you, if you want to make use of your rights as an affected person.

Sending your e-mail address is sufficient to receive the newsletter. When you sign up to receive our newsletter, the data you provide will be used exclusively for this purpose. Subscribers may also be notified by email about circumstances relevant to the service or registration (such as changes to the newsletter offer or technical conditions).

For an effective registration we need a valid e-mail address. In order to verify that an application is actually made by the owner of an e-mail address, we use the "Double-opt-in" procedure. For this purpose we record the order of the newsletter, the dispatch of a confirmation email and the receipt of the requested answer. Further data is not collected. The data will be used exclusively for newsletter delivery and will not be passed on to third parties.

Registration is voluntary. The only requirement for sending the newsletter is your e-mail address. The specification of additional, separately marked data is voluntary and will be used to address you personally. After your confirmation, we will save your e-mail address for the purpose of sending you the newsletter. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR.

You can revoke your consent to the sending of the newsletter at any time and unsubscribe from the newsletter. You can declare the cancellation by clicking on the link provided in each newsletter e-mail or by e-mail to the responsible body (see contact at the end of the document).

We will cancel your newsletter registration data as soon as you log out of the newsletter.

We point out that we evaluate your user behavior when sending the newsletter. For this evaluation, the emails sent include so-called web beacons or tracking pixels that represent one-pixel image files stored on our website and unique count links. For the evaluations, we link the data mentioned in § 3 and the web beacons with your e-mail address and an individual ID.

With the obtained data we create a user profile to tailor the newsletter to your individual interests. In doing so, we record when you read our newsletters, which links you click in these and from that infer your personal interests. We associate this information with your actions on our website.

You can object to this tracking at any time by clicking on the separate link provided in each e-mail, or by contacting us via another contact route. The information will be stored as long as you subscribe to the newsletter. After logging out, we store the data purely statistically and anonymously.

In addition, regardless of newsletter signup, you will receive messages in the form of product recommendations, product reviews or reactivation.

We point out that we evaluate your user behavior anonymously when sending the newsletter.

Legal basis

On the basis of your expressly given consent (Art. 6 (1) a DSGVO), we will regularly send you our newsletter or comparable information by e-mail to your specified e-mail address.

You may revoke your consent to the storage of your personal data and its use for sending out newsletters at any time with effect for the future. Each newsletter contains a link to this. In addition, you can unsubscribe from this website at any time or inform us of your withdrawal via the contact option indicated at the end of this Privacy Notice.

Recipient

Recipients of the data may be processors.

Storage Duration

The data is processed in this context only as long as the corresponding consent is present. After that they will be deleted.

Provision required or required

Your personal information is provided voluntarily, solely on the basis of your consent. Unfortunately, we can not send you our newsletter without your consent.

Contact

Nature and purpose of processing

The data you enter will be stored for the purpose of individual communication with you. This requires a valid e-mail address and your name. This serves to assign the request and the subsequent answering of the same. The specification of additional data is optional.

Legal basis

The processing of the data entered into the contact form is based on a legitimate interest (Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR).

By providing the contact form, we would like to make it easy for you to contact us. Your details will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for possible follow-up questions.

If you contact us to request an offer, the processing of the data entered in the contact form for the implementation of pre-contractual measures (Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR) will be carried out.

Recipient

Recipients of the data may be processors.

Storage Duration

Data will be deleted no later than 6 months after processing the request.

If there is a contractual relationship, we are subject to the statutory retention periods according to HGB and delete your data after these deadlines.

Provision required or required

The provision of your personal data is voluntary. However, we can only process your request if you provide us with your name, your e-mail address and the reason for the request.

Using Google Analytics

Nature and purpose of processing

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA (hereafter: "Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", ie text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, due to the activation of IP anonymization on these websites, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

The purposes of data processing are the evaluation of the use of the website and the compilation of reports on activities on the website. On the basis of the use of the website and the Internet, further connected services should be provided.

Legal basis

The processing of the data is based on the consent of the user (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR).

Recipient

Recipient of the data is Google as a processor. For this we have with Google completed the corresponding order processing contract.

Storage Duration

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer necessary for our recording purposes.

Third country transfer

Google processes your data in the US and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Provision required or required

Your personal information is provided voluntarily, solely on the basis of your consent. Unless you prevent access, this may result in functional restrictions on the website.

Withdrawal of consent

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in full. You may also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: Browser Add On to disable Google Analytics.

Additionally or as an alternative to the browser add-on, you can prevent Google Analytics tracking on our pages by setting click this link. An opt-out cookie will be installed on your device. This will prevent Google Analytics from collecting this website and browser in the future, as long as the cookie remains installed in your browser.

profiling

With the help of the tracking tool Google Analytics the behavior of the visitors of the website can be evaluated and the interests analyzed. For this we create a pseudonymous user profile.

Using script libraries (Google Webfonts)

Nature and purpose of processing

To make our content accurate and graphically appealing across browsers, we use "Google Web Fonts" from Google LLC (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, hereafter "Google") to display fonts.

The privacy policy of library operator Google can be found here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Legal basis

Legal basis for the integration of Google Webfonts and the associated data transfer to Google is your consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR).

Recipient

The call of script libraries or font libraries automatically triggers a connection to the operator of the library. It is theoretically possible - but currently also unclear whether and, if so, for what purposes - that the operator collects Google data in this case.

Storage Duration

We do not collect personal information through the inclusion of Google Webfonts.

For more information about Google Web fonts, see https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in the Google Privacy Policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Third country transfer

Google processes your data in the US and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Provision required or required

The provision of personal data is neither statutory nor contractually required. However, the correct presentation of the contents by standard fonts may not be possible.

Withdrawal of consent

For the presentation of the contents the programming language JavaScript is used regularly. You can therefore object to data processing by disabling the execution of JavaScript in your browser or by installing a JavaScript blocker. Please note that this may result in functional restrictions on the website.

Using Google Maps

Nature and purpose of processing

On this website we use the offer of Google Maps. Google Maps is operated by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter "Google"). This allows us to show you interactive maps directly in the website and allow you to conveniently use the map feature.

For more information about Google's data processing, please see the Google Privacy Notice. There you can also change your personal privacy settings in the privacy center.

For detailed instructions on managing your own data related to Google products, click here.

Legal basis

Legal basis for the integration of Google Maps and the associated data transfer to Google is your consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR).

Recipient

By visiting this website, Google receives information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. This is done regardless of whether Google provides an account that you are logged in to, or if there is no user account. When you're logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account.

If you do not want to have your profile mapped to Google, you'll need to log out of Google before activating the button. Google stores your data as usage profiles and uses them for purposes of advertising, market research and / or tailor-made website design. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular (even for non-logged in users) to provide needs-based advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have a right to object to the formation of these user profiles, and you must contact Google to exercise them.

Storage Duration

We do not collect personally identifiable information through the inclusion of Google Maps.

Third country transfer

Google processes your data in the US and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Embedded YouTube videos

Nature and purpose of processing

We embed YouTube videos on some of our websites. The respective plug-ins are operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA (hereafter "YouTube"). When you visit a page with the YouTube plug-in, it will connect to YouTube's servers. It tells YouTube which pages you visit. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube may personally associate your browsing behavior with you. This can be prevented by logging out of your YouTube account beforehand.

When a YouTube video is launched, the provider uses cookies that collect information about user behavior.

For more information on the purpose and scope of your data collection and its processing by YouTube, please refer to the provider's privacy policy, where you will also find more information about your rights and preferences for privacy (https://policies.google.com/privacy). Google processes your data in the US and has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework

Legal basis

Legal basis for the integration of YouTube and the associated data transfer to Google is your consent (Article 6 (1) a DSGVO).

Recipient

YouTube will automatically trigger a connection to Google.

Storage duration and revocation of consent

Anyone who has disabled the storage of cookies for the Google Ad program will not have to expect such cookies when watching YouTube videos. However, YouTube also stores non-personal usage information in other cookies. If you want to prevent this, you must block the storage of cookies in the browser.

For more information about "YouTube" privacy, please visit the provider's privacy policy at: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Third country transfer

Google processes your data in the US and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Provision required or required

Your personal information is provided voluntarily, solely on the basis of your consent. Unless you prevent access, this may result in functional restrictions on the website.

Google Ads

Nature and purpose of processing

Our website uses Google Conversion Tracking. The operating company of Google AdWords Services is the Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. If you have reached our website via an advertisement sent by Google, Google Adwords will set a cookie on your computer. The conversion tracking cookie is set when a user clicks on a Google-served ad.

If the user visits certain pages on our website and the cookie has not expired yet, we and Google may recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page. Each Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. Cookies can not be tracked through the websites of advertisers. The information gathered using the conversion cookie is used to generate conversion statistics for AdWords advertisers who have opted for conversion tracking. Customers are told the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a conversion tracking tag page. However, they do not receive information that personally identifies users.

Legal basis

The legal basis for the integration of Google AdWords and the associated data transfer to Google is your consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR).

Recipient

Every time you visit our website, your personal information, including your IP address, is transferred to Google in the United States. This personal information is stored by Google. Google may transfer this personal information collected through the technical process to third parties.

Our company does not contain information from Google that could identify the data subject.

Storage Duration

These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not for personal identification.

Third country transfer

Google processes your data in the US and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Withdrawal of consent

If you do not want to participate in the tracking, you can refuse the required setting of a cookie - for example, via a browser setting that generally deactivates the automatic setting of cookies or sets your browser so that cookies from the domain "googleleadservices.com" be blocked.

Please note that you are not allowed to delete the opt-out cookies as long as you do not want to record measurement data. If you have deleted all your cookies in the browser, you must reset the respective opt-out cookie.

Provision required or required

Your personal information is provided voluntarily, solely on the basis of your consent. Unless you prevent access, this may result in functional restrictions on the website.

SSL encryption

To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption techniques (such as SSL) over HTTPS.

Change to our privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this privacy policy to always comply with the current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the privacy policy, e.g. when introducing new services. Your new visit will be subject to the new privacy policy.

The privacy policy has been created by activeMind AG, the experts for External Data Protection Officer (Version # 2019-04-10).