Privacy policy

Data protection declaration


Unless otherwise specified below, the provision of your personal data is not required by law or contract, nor is it necessary for the conclusion of a contract. You are not obliged to provide the data. Failure to provide these has no consequences. This only applies if no other information is given in the subsequent processing activities.
"Personal data" are all information that relate to an identified or identifiable natural person.


Server log files
You can visit our website without giving any personal information.
Every time our website is accessed, usage data are 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 webpage accessed, the date and time of access, the IP address, the amount of data transmitted and the requesting provider. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominant legitimate interest in ensuring our website runs without problems and in improving our services.

Contact

Responsible person
Contact us at your request. The contact details of the person responsible for the data processing can be found in our legal notice.



Self-initiated contact by the customer via email
If you initiate business contact with us via email, we will only collect your personal data (name, email address, message text) to the extent that you have provided. Data are processed in order to handle and answer your contact inquiry.
If the establishment of contact serves to carry out pre-contractual measures (e.g. advice on purchase interest, preparation of an offer) or concerns a contract already concluded between you and us, these data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. b GDPR.

If you contact us for other reasons, these data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominant legitimate interest in processing and replying to your inquiry. In this case, you have the right, for reasons that arise from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of your personal data on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR.
We will only use your email address to process your inquiry. Your data will then be deleted in compliance with statutory retention periods, unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Collection and processing when using the contact form
When you use the contact form, we only collect your personal data (name, email address, message text) to the extent that you have made available. The data processing serves to establish contact.
If the establishment of contact serves to carry out pre-contractual measures (e.g. advice on purchase interest, preparation of an offer) or concerns a contract already concluded between you and us, these data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. b GDPR. If you contact us for other reasons, these data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominant legitimate interest in processing and replying to your inquiry. In this case, you have the right, for reasons that arise from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of your personal data on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR. We will only use your email address to process your inquiry. Your data will then be deleted in compliance with statutory retention periods, unless you have consented to further processing and use.


Customer account orders

Customer account
When you open a customer account, we will collect your personal data to the extent specified there. The purpose of the data processing is to improve your shopping experience and to simplify order processing. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time by notifying us, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of consent until the time of revocation. Your customer account will then be deleted.


Collection, processing and transmission of personal data for orders
When you place an order, we only collect and process your personal data to the extent necessary to fulfill and process your order and inquiries. The provision of the data is necessary for concluding a contract. Failure to provide these means that no contract can be concluded. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. b GDPR and is necessary for the fulfillment of a contract with you.
Your data is passed on, for example, to the shipping companies and dropshipping providers, payment service providers, service providers for order processing and IT service providers selected by you. We strictly observe the legal requirements in all cases. The amount of data transmitted is restricted to a minimum.


Advertising

Use of the email address for sending newsletters
We use your email address, regardless of the contract processing, exclusively for our own advertising purposes to send newsletters, provided that you have expressly consented to this. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time, without affecting the legality of processing which was carried out on the basis of your consent until it was revoked. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the corresponding link in the newsletter or by notifying us. Your email address will then be deleted from the mailing list.


Use of the email address for sending direct advertising
We use your email address, which we received in connection with the sale of goods or services, for the electronic transmission of advertising for our own goods or services that are similar to those which you have already purchased from us, unless you have objected to this use. The provision of the email address is required for the conclusion of the contract. Failure to provide it means that no contract can be concluded. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominant legitimate interest in direct advertising. You can object to this use of your email address at any time by notifying us. The contact details for exercising the right of objection can be found in the legal notice. You can also use the link provided in the advertising email. This entails no costs other than the transmission costs according to the base rates.

Shipping service provider, merchandise management

Disclosure of the email address to shipping companies for information about the shipping status
We pass on your email address to the transport company as part of the contract processing, provided that you have expressly consented to this in the ordering process. The purpose of this disclosure is to provide you with information via email about the shipping status. The processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. a GDPR with your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time by notifying us or the transport company, without affecting the legality of processing carried out on the basis of consent until the time of revocation.


Use of a merchanise management system
We use a merchandise management system for contract processing when managing an order. For this purpose, your personal data collected during the order is sent to
Scoutsystems Software e.K. - Auf dem Branden 18 - 18375 Born, Germany.


Payment service provider

Use of PayPal
All PayPal transactions are subject to the PayPal data protection declaration. You can find this under: https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full (https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full)

Use of PayPal Express
We use the PayPal Express payment service from PayPal (Europe) S.à.rl et Cie, SCA (22-24 Boulevard Royal L-2449, Luxembourg; "PayPal") on our website. The data is processed to be able to offer you payment via the PayPal Express payment service. In order to integrate this payment service, it is necessary for PayPal to collect, store and analyze data (e.g. IP address, device type, operating system, browser type, location of your device) when you access the website. Cookies can be used to do this. The cookies enable your browser to be recognized.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on Sect. 15 Par. 3 P. 1 TMG. Your personal data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominantly legitimate interest in a customer-oriented offer of different payment methods. For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you have the right to object to this processing of your personal data at any time.
By selecting and using PayPal Express, the data required for payment processing is transmitted to PayPal in order to be able to fulfill the contract with you with the selected payment method. This processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. b GDPR. More information on data processing when using the PayPal Express payment service can be found in the associated data protection declaration under:

www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?locale.x=de_DE#Updated_PS (http://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?locale.x=de_DE#Updated_PS).

Use of Amazon Payments
We use the Amazon Payments payment service from Amazon Payments Europe s.c.a. (38 avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxemburg; "Amazon Payments") on our website.
The data are processed in order to be able to offer you payment via the Amazon Payments payment service.
In order to integrate this payment service, it is necessary for Amazon Payments to collect, store and analyze data (e.g. IP address, device type, operating system, browser type, location of your device) when you access the website. Cookies can be used to do this. The cookies enable your browser to be recognized.
The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on Sect. 15 Par. 3 P. 1 TMG. Your personal data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominantly legitimate interest in a customer-oriented offer of different payment methods. For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you have the right to object to this processing of your personal data at any time.

With the selection and use of "Amazon Payments", the data required for payment processing is transmitted to Amazon Payments in order to be able to fulfill the contract with you with the selected payment method. This processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. b GDPR.

For more information on data processing when using the Amazon Payments payment service, see the associated data protection declaration under: https://pay.amazon.com/de/help/201212490 (https://pay.amazon.com/de/help/201212490)

Use of personal data when selecting Klarna payment options
In order to be able to offer you Klarna's payment options, we will transmit personal data, such as contact details and order data, to Klarna. In this way, Klarna can assess whether you can take advantage of the payment options offered by them and adapt the payment options to your needs. General information about Klarna is available under: https://www.klarna.com/de/ (https://www.klarna.com/de/). Your personal information is processed by Klarna in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations and the information in Klarna's data protection regulations under: https://cdn.klarna.com/1.0/shared/content/legal/terms/0/de_de/privacy (https://cdn.klarna.com/1.0/shared/content/legal/terms/0/de_de/privacy).



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. If you visit a website, a cookie may be stored on your operating system. This cookie contains a distinctive character string that enables unique identification of the browser when the website is accessed again.


Cookies are stored on your computer. As a user, you therefore 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 enabled and individually decide whether to accept them and prevent the storage of cookies and the transmission of the data they contain. Cookies that have already been stored can be deleted at any time. Please note, however, that doing this may mean that you will no longer be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.


In the following links, you can find out how to manage cookies in the most popular browsers (including how to deactivate them):
Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=de (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 (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 (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 (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 safe. Cookies also enable our systems to recognise your browser after changing webpages and to offer you services. Some features of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. This is why it is necessary that your browser remains recognizable as you change webpages.


The use of cookies or comparable technologies is based on Sect. 15 Par. 3 P. 1 TMG. Your personal data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR for the purpose of our predominantly legitimate interest in ensuring the optimal functionality of the website and a user-friendly and effective design of our services. For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you have the right to object to this processing of your personal data at any time.

Affected rights and storage duration

Duration of storage
After the contract has been fully processed, the data are initially stored for the duration of the warranty period. The data are then stored under consideration of legal retention periods, in particular tax and commercial. The data are then deleted after this period, unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Rights of the data subject
If the legal requirements are met, you have the following rights under Art. 15 to 20 GDPR to: information, rectification, deletion, restriction of processing and data portability.
In addition, according to Art. 21 Par. 1 GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing based on Art. 6 Par. 1 f GDPR, as well as against the processing for the purpose of direct advertising.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority
According to Art. 77 GDPR, you have the right to complain to the supervisory authority if you are of the opinion that your personal data are not being processed lawfully.

Right to object
If the processing of personal data listed here is based on our legitimate interest in accordance with Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f GDPR, you have the right to object to this processing at any time with future effect for reasons that arise from your particular situation.
After an objection has been made, the processing of the data concerned will terminated unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

If the personal data is processed for the purposes of direct advertising, you can object to this processing at any time by notifying us. After you have objected, we will stop processing the data concerned for the purpose of direct advertising.

Last update: 10/27/2020