Privacy policy

Data protection Personal data (hereinafter mostly referred to as "data") are processed by us only to the extent necessary and for the purpose of providing a functional and user-friendly website, including its content and the services offered there. According to Art. 4 Number 1 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, i.e. the General Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred to as "GDPR"), "processing" means any process or series of processes carried out with or without the help of automated processes with personal data, such as the collection, collection, organization, organization, storage, adaptation or modification, reading, querying, use, disclosure by transmission, distribution or another form of provision, comparison or the link, the restriction, the deletion or the destruction. With the following data protection declaration, we inform you in particular about the type, scope, purpose, duration and legal basis of the processing of personal data, insofar as we either alone or together with others decide on the purposes and means of the processing. In addition, we will inform you below about the third-party components we use for optimization purposes and to increase the quality of use, insofar as third parties process data on their own responsibility. Our data protection declaration is structured as follows: I. Information about us as responsible II. Rights of users and data subjects III. Information on data processing I. Information about us as responsible Responsible provider of this website in the data protection sense is: CURLY BOX - the original for curly hair Owner: Melanie Pichler Address: Bahnstrasse 138 2731 Neusiedl am Steinfeld Austria Telephone: +43 677 63534166 Email: office@curlybox.at Data protection officer at the provider is: CURLY BOX - the original for curly hair Melanie Pichler Address: Bahnstrasse 138 2731 Neusiedl am Steinfeld Austria Telephone: +43 677 63534166 Email: office@curlybox.at II. Rights of users and data subjects With regard to the data processing described in more detail below, users and data subjects have the right on confirmation of whether data relating to them are being processed, on information about the processed data, on further information on data processing and on copies of the data (see also Art. 15 GDPR); to correct or complete incorrect or incomplete data (see also Art. 16 GDPR); to the immediate deletion of the data relating to them (cf. also Art. 17 GDPR), or, alternatively, if further processing in accordance with Art. 17 Para. 3 GDPR is required, to a restriction of processing in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR; on receipt of the data concerning them and provided by them and on the transmission of this data to other providers / responsible persons (cf. also Art. 20 GDPR); on complaint to the supervisory authority, provided they believe that the data concerning them will be processed by the provider in violation of data protection regulations (see also Art. 77 GDPR). In addition, the provider is obliged to inform all recipients to whom data have been disclosed by the provider about any correction or deletion of data or the restriction of processing that takes place on the basis of Articles 16, 17 Paragraph 1, 18 GDPR teaching. However, this obligation does not exist if this communication is impossible or involves disproportionate effort. Notwithstanding this, the user has the right to information about these recipients. According to Art. 21 GDPR, users and data subjects also have the right to object to the future processing of their data, provided that the data is provided by the provider in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR are processed. In particular, an objection to data processing for the purpose of direct advertising is permitted. III. Information on data processing Your data processed when you use our website will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies, the deletion of the data does not conflict with any statutory retention requirements and no other information about individual processing methods is given below. server data For technical reasons, in particular to ensure a secure and stable website, data is transmitted to us or our web space provider through your internet browser. With these so-called server log files, i.a. Type and version of your internet browser, the operating system, the website from which you switched to our website (referrer URL), the website (s) of our website that you visit, date and time of the respective access as well as the IP address of the internet connection from which our website is used.
This data is temporarily stored, but not together with other data from you.
This storage takes place on the legal basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the improvement, stability, functionality and security of our website.
The data will be deleted after seven days at the latest, provided that no further storage is required for evidence purposes. Otherwise, all or part of the data will be excluded from deletion until an incident is finally clarified.
cookies
a) Session cookies
We use cookies on our website. Cookies are small text files or other storage technologies that are stored on your device by the internet browser you use. These cookies process certain information from you to an individual extent, such as your browser or location data or your IP address.
This processing makes our website more user-friendly, effective and secure, since the processing enables, for example, the reproduction of our website in different languages ​​or the offer of a shopping cart function.
The legal basis for this processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit b.) GDPR, provided that these cookies process data for contract initiation or contract processing.
If the processing does not serve to initiate or process the contract, our legitimate interest lies in improving the functionality of our website. The legal basis is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.
These session cookies are deleted when you close your Internet browser.
b) Third party cookies
If necessary, our website also uses cookies from partner companies with whom we work for the purpose of advertising, analysis or the functionality of our website.
Please refer to the following information for details, in particular regarding the purposes and the legal basis for the processing of such third-party cookies.
c) Elimination possibility
You can prevent or restrict the installation of cookies by setting your internet browser. You can also delete cookies that have already been saved at any time. The steps and measures required for this, however, depend on your specific internet browser. If you have any questions, please use the help function or documentation of your Internet browser or contact its manufacturer or support. With so-called flash cookies, however, processing cannot be prevented via the browser settings. Instead, you have to change the setting of your flash player. The steps and measures required for this also depend on the Flash player you are using. If you have any questions, please use the help function or documentation of your flash player or contact the manufacturer or user support.
If you prevent or restrict the installation of cookies, this can lead to the fact that not all functions of our website can be used to their full extent.
contract management
The data transmitted by you for the use of our goods and / or service offer will be processed by us for the purpose of contract execution and is necessary in this respect. Conclusion of contract and contract execution are not possible without providing your data.
The legal basis for processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
We delete the data with complete contract processing, but must observe the tax and commercial retention periods.
As part of the contract processing, we pass on your data to the transport company commissioned with the delivery of goods or to the financial service provider, insofar as the transfer is necessary for the delivery of goods or for payment purposes.
The legal basis for the transfer of the data is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
Customer account / registration function
If you create a customer account with us via our website, we will only use the data you entered during registration (e.g. your name, address or email address) for pre-contractual services, for the fulfillment of the contract or for the purpose of Collect and save customer care (e.g. to provide you with an overview of your previous orders from us or to be able to offer you the so-called notepad function). At the same time, we then save the IP address and the date of your registration together with the time. Of course, this data will not be passed on to third parties.
As part of the further registration process, your consent to this processing has been obtained and reference is made to this data protection declaration. The data we collect is used exclusively to make the customer account available.
If you consent to this processing, Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a) GDPR legal basis for processing.
If the opening of the customer account also serves pre-contractual measures or the fulfillment of the contract, the legal basis for this processing is also Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
You can revoke your consent to the opening and maintenance of the customer account at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is notify us of your revocation.
The data collected will be deleted as soon as processing is no longer necessary. However, we must observe tax and commercial retention periods.
Checking creditworthiness and scoring
Insofar as we provide you with the basic option of paying by invoice as part of our range of goods or services and you make use of it, we reserve the right to provide a credit report based on mathematics at a credit agency (such as Creditreform, Schufa, Bürgel or infoscore) - obtain statistical methods. For this purpose, your data, insofar as it is relevant to the contract, such as your name and address, will be forwarded to the credit agency. We use the following information about the statistical probability of a payment default for our decision as to whether we offer you payment by invoice.
The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interest in the reliability of the claim acc. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.
Newsletter
If you register for our free newsletter, the data requested by you, i.e. your email address and - optionally - your name and address, will be sent to us. At the same time, we save the IP address of the Internet connection from which you access our website and the date and time of your registration. As part of the further registration process, we will obtain your consent to send the newsletter, describe the content in concrete terms and refer to this data protection declaration. The data we collect is used exclusively for sending newsletters - in particular, it is therefore not passed on to third parties.
The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a) GDPR.
You can revoke your consent to the newsletter being sent at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is inform us of your revocation or click on the unsubscribe link contained in each newsletter.
Contact inquiries / contact options
If you contact us using the contact form or email, the data you provide will be used to process your request. The specification of the data is necessary for processing and answering your request - without providing it, we cannot answer your request or at best only to a limited extent.
The legal basis for this processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
Your data will be deleted if your request has been answered in the end and there are no legal retention requirements, such as in the event of subsequent contract processing.
User contributions, comments and ratings
We offer you to publish questions, answers, opinions or ratings on our website, hereinafter referred to as “contributions”. If you make use of this offer, we will process and publish your contribution, date and time of submission and the pseudonym you may have used.
The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a) GDPR. You can revoke your consent at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is notify us of your revocation.
In addition, we also process your IP and email address. The IP address is processed because we have a legitimate interest in initiating or supporting further steps if your contribution interferes with the rights of third parties and / or is otherwise unlawful.
The legal basis in this case is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the legal defense that may be necessary.
Subscription to contributions
If you publish articles on our website, we also offer you to subscribe to any subsequent contributions from third parties. In order to be able to inform you about these follow-up contributions by email, we process your email address.
The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a) GDPR. You can revoke your consent to this subscription at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. To do this All you have to do is notify us of your revocation or click the unsubscribe link contained in the respective email.
Online job applications / publication of job advertisements
We offer you the opportunity to apply to us via our website. With these digital applications, we will collect and process your applicant and application data electronically to process the application process.
The legal basis for this processing is Section 26 (1) sentence 1 BDSG in conjunction with Art. 88 Para. 1 GDPR.
If an employment contract is concluded after the application process, we will save the data you submitted during the application in your personnel file for the purpose of the usual organizational and administrative process - of course, taking into account the further legal obligations.
The legal basis for this processing is also Section 26 (1) sentence 1 BDSG in conjunction with Art. 88 Para. 1 GDPR.
If an application is rejected, we automatically delete the data transmitted to us two months after the rejection is announced. However, the data will not be deleted if the data requires a longer storage period of up to four months due to legal provisions, e.g. due to the obligation to provide evidence according to the AGG, or until legal proceedings have been completed.
The legal basis in this case is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR and § 24 Paragraph 1 No. 2 BDSG. Our legitimate interest lies in legal defense or enforcement.
If you expressly consent to your data being stored for a longer period of time, e.g. for inclusion in an applicant or prospect database, the data will be processed based on your consent. The legal basis is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a) GDPR. Of course, you can revoke your consent at any time in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR by declaring to us with effect for the future.
Contest
We offer you participation in competitions on our website. If you participate in one of our competitions, the data entered by you when you participate will be processed without your further consent, but of course only for the implementation and processing of the respective competition.
As part of the running of the competition, we pass on your data to the transport company commissioned with the delivery of goods or to a financial service provider, insofar as the transfer is necessary for the delivery or payment of your prize. If your data is published in the event of a win, you will be informed of this in the declaration of consent.
The legal basis for the transfer of the data is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
You can revoke your consent to the processing of data for participation in our competitions at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is notify us of your revocation.
Twitter
We maintain an online presence on Twitter to present our company and our services and to communicate with customers / interested parties. Twitter is a service of Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.
In this respect, we would like to point out that there is a possibility that user data will be processed outside the European Union, especially in the USA. This can result in increased risks for the user to the extent that e.g. later access to user data can be made more difficult. We also have no access to this user data. Twitter is the only means of access. Twitter Inc. is certified under the Privacy Shield and is therefore committed to complying with European data protection standards
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
You can find Twitter's data protection information at
https://twitter.com/de/privacy
Pinterest
We maintain an online presence at Pinterest to present our company and our services and to communicate with customers / interested parties. Pinterest is a service of Pinterest Inc., 651 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107, USA.
In this respect, we would like to point out that there is a possibility that user data will be processed outside the European Union, especially in the USA. This can result in increased risks for the user to the extent that e.g. later access to user data can be made more difficult. We also have no access to this user data. Access is exclusively with Pinterest. Pinterest Inc. is certified under the Privacy Shield and is therefore committed to complying with European data protection standards
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
You can find Pinterest's data protection information at
https://policy.pinterest.com/d...
YouTube
We maintain an online presence on YouTube to present our company and our services and to communicate with customers / interested parties. YouTube is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, a subsidiary of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA.
In this respect, we would like to point out that there is a possibility that user data will be processed outside the European Union, especially in the USA. This can result in increased risks for the user to the extent that e.g. later access to user data can be made more difficult. We also have no access to this user data. Access is exclusively with YouTube. Google LLC is certified under the Privacy Shield and is therefore committed to complying with European data protection standards
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
YouTube's privacy policy can be found at
https://policies.google.com/pr...
LinkedIn
We maintain an online presence on LinkedIn to present our company and our services and to communicate with customers / interested parties. LinkedIn is a service of LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Plaza, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland, a subsidiary of LinkedIn Corporation, 1000 W. Maude Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085, USA.
In this respect, we would like to point out that there is a possibility that user data will be processed outside the European Union, especially in the USA. This can result in increased risks for the user to the extent that e.g. later access to user data can be made more difficult. We also have no access to this user data. Access is exclusively with LinkedIn. LinkedIn Corporation is certified under the Privacy Shield and is committed to complying with European data protection standards
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
You can find LinkedIn's data protection information at
https://www.linkedin.com/legal...
Facebook
We operate a company presence on the Facebook platform to advertise our products and services and to communicate with interested parties or customers.
On this social media platform, we are jointly responsible with Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2 Ireland.
Facebook's data protection officer can be reached via a contact form:
https://www.facebook.com/help/...
We have regulated joint responsibility in an agreement regarding the respective obligations within the meaning of the GDPR. This agreement, from which the mutual obligations arise, is available at the following link:
https://www.facebook.com/legal...
The legal basis for the processing of personal data that follows and is reproduced below is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest is in the analysis, communication, sales and advertising of our products and services.
The legal basis can also be the user's consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR towards the platform operator. The user can revoke his consent to this in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR at any time by notifying the platform operator for the future.
When you access our online presence on the Facebook platform, Facebook Ireland Ltd. As the operator of the platform in the EU, user data (e.g. personal information, IP address etc.) is processed.
This user data is used for statistical information about the use of our company presence on Facebook. Facebook Ireland Ltd. uses this data for market research and advertising purposes as well as to create user profiles. Based on these profiles, it is Facebook Ireland Ltd. For example, it is possible to advertise users inside and outside of Facebook based on interests. If the user is logged into his account on Facebook at the time of the call, Facebook Ireland Ltd. also link the data to the respective user account.
If the user contacts us via Facebook, the user's personal data entered on this occasion will be used to process the request. We will delete the user's data, provided that the user's request has been answered in the end and there are no statutory retention requirements, such as with a subsequent contract execution.
To process the data, Facebook Ireland Ltd. possibly also set cookies.
If the user does not consent to this processing, there is the option of installing cookies by an entprevent prominent setting of the browser. Cookies that have already been saved can also be deleted at any time. The settings for this depend on the respective browser. In the case of flash cookies, processing cannot be prevented via the settings of the browser, but through the corresponding setting of the flash player. If the user prevents or restricts the installation of cookies, this can lead to the fact that not all functions of Facebook are fully usable.

More information on the processing activities, their prevention and the deletion of the data processed by Facebook can be found in the Facebook data policy:
https://www.facebook.com/priva...
It is not excluded that the processing by Facebook Ireland Ltd. also via Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025 in the USA.
Facebook Inc. has submitted to the "EU-US Privacy Shield" and thereby declares compliance with EU data protection regulations when processing data in the USA.
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Instagram
We operate a company presence on the Instagram platform to promote our products and services and to communicate with interested parties or customers.
On this social media platform, we are jointly responsible with Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2 Ireland.
Instagram's data protection officer can be reached via a contact form:
https://www.facebook.com/help/...
We have regulated joint responsibility in an agreement regarding the respective obligations within the meaning of the GDPR. This agreement, from which the mutual obligations arise, is available at the following link:
https://www.facebook.com/legal...
The legal basis for the processing of personal data that follows and is reproduced below is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest is in the analysis, communication, sales and advertising of our products and services.
The legal basis can also be the user's consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR towards the platform operator. The user can revoke his consent to this in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR at any time by notifying the platform operator for the future.
When you access our online presence on the Instagram platform, Facebook Ireland Ltd. As the operator of the platform in the EU, user data (e.g. personal information, IP address etc.) is processed.
This user data is used for statistical information about the use of our company presence on Instagram. Facebook Ireland Ltd. uses this data for market research and advertising purposes as well as to create user profiles. Based on these profiles, it is Facebook Ireland Ltd. For example, it is possible to advertise users inside and outside of Instagram based on interests. If the user is logged into his Instagram account at the time of the call, Facebook Ireland Ltd. also link the data to the respective user account.
If the user contacts Instagram, the user's personal data entered on this occasion will be used to process the request. We will delete the user's data, provided that the user's request has been answered in the end and there are no statutory retention requirements, such as with a subsequent contract execution.
To process the data, Facebook Ireland Ltd. possibly also set cookies.
If the user does not consent to this processing, it is possible to prevent the installation of cookies by setting the browser accordingly. Cookies that have already been saved can also be deleted at any time. The settings for this depend on the respective browser. In the case of flash cookies, processing cannot be prevented via the settings of the browser, but through the corresponding setting of the flash player. If the user prevents or restricts the installation of cookies, this can lead to the fact that not all functions of Facebook are fully usable.
More information on the processing activities, their prevention and the deletion of the data processed by Instagram can be found in Instagram's data policy:
https://help.instagram.com/519...
It is not excluded that the processing by Facebook Ireland Ltd. also via Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025 in the USA.
Facebook Inc. has submitted to the "EU-US Privacy Shield" and thereby declares compliance with data protection requirements the EU in processing the data in the USA.
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Linking social media via graphics or text link
We also advertise on our website presences on the social networks listed below. The integration takes place via a linked graphic of the respective network. The use of this linked graphic prevents a connection to the respective server of the social network from being automatically established when a website with a social media application is called up in order to display a graphic of the respective network itself. The user is only forwarded to the service of the respective social network by clicking on the corresponding graphic.
After the user has been forwarded, information about the user is recorded by the respective network. It cannot be ruled out that the data collected in this way will be processed in the USA.
First of all, this includes data such as IP address, date, time and page visited. If the user is logged into his user account of the respective network, the network operator may be able to assign the information collected from the specific visit of the user to the user's personal account. If the user interacts via a “Share” button on the respective network, this information can be saved in the user's personal user account and published if necessary. If the user wants to prevent the information collected from being directly assigned to his user account, he must log out before clicking on the graphic. There is also the option of configuring the respective user account accordingly.
The following social networks are linked to our website:
facebook
Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland, a subsidiary of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
Data protection declaration: https://www.facebook.com/polic...
Certification EU-US data protection ("EU-US Privacy Shield") https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
twitter
Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
Data protection declaration: https://twitter.com/privacy
EU-US data protection certification (“EU-US Privacy Shield”)
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Pinterest
Pinterest Inc., 651 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107, USA.
Data protection declaration: https://policy.pinterest.com/d...
EU-US data protection certification (“EU-US Privacy Shield”)
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
YouTube
Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, a subsidiary of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA
Data protection declaration: https://policies.google.com/pr...
EU-US data protection certification ("EU-US Privacy Shield") https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
LinkedIn
LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Plaza, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland, a subsidiary of the LinkedIn Corporation, 1000 W. Maude Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085 USA.
Data protection declaration: https://www.linkedin.com/legal...
Certification EU-US data protection ("EU-US Privacy Shield") https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
"Facebook" -Social plug-in
We use the plug-in of the social network Facebook on our website. Facebook is an internet service of facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. In the EU, this service is in turn operated by Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Facebook".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Facebook guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements are also complied with when processing data in the USA.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in improving the quality of our website.
Facebook maintains further information about the possible plug-ins and their respective functions
https://developers.facebook.co...
ready for you.
If the plug-in is stored on one of the pages you visit on our website, your internet browser will download a representation of the plug-in from the Facebook servers in the USA. For technical reasons, it is necessary for Facebook to process your IP address. In addition, the date and time of the visit to our website are also recorded.
If you are logged in to Facebook while using one of our plug-in websites visit, the information collected by the plug-in of your specific visit is recognized by Facebook. Facebook may assign the information collected in this way to your personal user account there. If you use the Facebook “Like” button, for example, this information is stored in your Facebook user account and, if necessary, published on the Facebook platform. If you want to prevent this, you must either log out of Facebook before visiting our website or use an add-on for your internet browser to prevent the loading of the Facebook plug-in from being blocked.
Facebook holds further information on the collection and use of data as well as your rights and protection options in this regard under
https://www.facebook.com/polic...
available data protection notices.
"Twitter" -Social plug-in
We use the plug-in of the social network Twitter on our website. Twitter is an Internet service provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA, hereinafter referred to as “Twitter”.
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Twitter guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in improving the quality of our website.
If the plug-in is stored on one of the pages you visit on our website, your internet browser will download a representation of the plug-in from the Twitter servers in the USA. For technical reasons, it is necessary for Twitter to process your IP address. In addition, the date and time of the visit to our website are also recorded.
If you are logged into Twitter while visiting one of our websites with the plug-in, the information collected by the plug-in of your specific visit will be recognized by Twitter. Twitter may assign the information collected in this way to your personal user account there. If you use, for example, the so-called “share” button from Twitter, this information is stored in your Twitter user account and, if necessary, published on the Twitter platform. If you want to prevent this, you must either log out of Twitter before visiting our website or make the appropriate settings in your Twitter user account.
Further information on the collection and use of data as well as your rights and protection options in this regard can be found in the Twitter
https://twitter.com/privacy
available data protection notices.
Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics on our website. This is a web analysis service from Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
The Google Analytics service is used to analyze the usage behavior of our website. The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our website.
Usage and user-related information, such as IP address, location, time or frequency of visits to our website, are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, we use Google Analytics with the so-called anonymization function. With this function, Google shortens the IP address within the EU or the EEA.
The data collected in this way is in turn used by Google to provide us with an evaluation of the visit to our website and the usage activities there. This data can also be used to provide other services related to the use of our website and the use of the Internet.
Google states that it will not connect your IP address to other data. Google also maintains
https://www.google.com/intl/de...
Further data protection information is available for you, for example on the options for preventing data use.
Google also offers at
https://tools.google.com/dlpag...
a so-called deactivation add-on along with further information. This add-on can be installed with the usual Internet browsers and offers you further control over the data , which Google records when you visit our website. The add-on notifies the JavaScript (ga.js) from Google Analytics that information about visiting our website should not be transmitted to Google Analytics. However, this does not prevent information from being transmitted to us or to other web analysis services. Of course, you will also find out whether and which other web analysis services are used by us in this data protection declaration.
Google Maps
On our website we use Google Maps to show our location and to create a route description. It is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
In order to enable the display of certain fonts on our website, a connection to the Google server in the USA is established when you visit our website.
If you call up the Google Maps component integrated into our website, Google stores a cookie on your device via your internet browser. Your user settings and data are processed in order to display our location and create a route description. We cannot rule out that Google uses servers in the USA.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in optimizing the functionality of our website.
Through the connection to Google that is established in this way, Google can determine from which website your request was sent and to which IP address the directions are to be transmitted.
If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your Internet browser. You can find details on this under the point "Cookies".
In addition, Google Maps and the information obtained via Google Maps are used in accordance with the Google terms of use https: //policies.google.com/te ... and the terms and conditions for Google Maps https://www.google.com/intl /de_de/help/terms_maps.html.
Google also offers at
https://adssettings.google.com...
https://policies.google.com/pr...
further information.
Google reCAPTCHA
On our website, we use Google reCAPTCHA to check and avoid interactions on our website through automated access, e.g. through so-called bots. It is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
This service allows Google to determine from which website a request is being sent and from which IP address you are using the so-called reCAPTCHA input box. In addition to your IP address, other information may be collected by Google that is necessary for the offer and guarantee of this service.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the security of our website and in the defense against unwanted, automated access in the form of spam or similar.
Google offers at
https://policies.google.com/pr...
further information on the general handling of your user data.
Google Fonts
We use Google Fonts on our website to display external fonts. It is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
In order to enable the display of certain fonts on our website, a connection to the Google server in the USA is established when you visit our website.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the optimization and economic operation of our website.
By connecting to Google when you access our website, Google can determine which website your request was sent from st and to which IP address the representation of the font is to be transmitted.
Google offers at
https://adssettings.google.com...
https://policies.google.com/pr...
further information, in particular on the options for preventing data use.
GOOGLE search function ("CSE")
For full-text search on the website, we use the "Google Custom Search Engine" (Google Custom Search Engine "CSE"). "CSE" is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter "Google".
Google is certified according to the "EU-US Privacy Shield" and thereby guarantees compliance with the EU's data protection requirements when processing data in the USA.

https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
"CSE" enables a full-text search for content on our website. This search function is accessed via a "Google Custom Search" search box.
The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest is the user-friendliness of the website.
The function is still integrated as a software module by Google on our website.
If the search is activated by entering a search term, Google loads the searched information using a plugin. At the same time, the terms entered by the user and the user's IP address are transmitted to Google to carry out the search and display the search results.
If the user is logged into his or her existing Google account at the time of the search process, Google can assign the recorded information to the associated user profile.
Google offers further information, in particular on the options for preventing data use, under the following links:
https://policies.google.com/pr...
https://adssettings.google.com...
YouTube
We use YouTube on our website. This is a video portal of YouTube LLC., 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, USA, hereinafter referred to as "YouTube".
YouTube is a subsidiary of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google, and with it the subsidiary YouTube, guarantees that the data protection requirements of the EU are also complied with when processing data in the USA.
We use YouTube in connection with the "Extended data protection mode" function to be able to show you videos. The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in improving the quality of our website. According to YouTube, the "Extended data protection mode" function means that the data specified below will only be transmitted to the YouTube server if you actually start a video.
Without this "extended data protection", a connection to the YouTube server in the USA will be established as soon as you call up one of our Internet pages on which a YouTube video is embedded.
This connection is necessary in order to be able to display the respective video on our website via your internet browser. In the course of this, YouTube will at least collect and process your IP address, the date and time as well as the website you visited. In addition, a connection to the "DoubleClick" advertising network from Google is established.
If you are logged in to YouTube at the same time, YouTube will assign the connection information to your YouTube account. If you want to prevent this, you must either log out of YouTube before visiting our website or make the appropriate settings in your YouTube user account.
For the purpose of functionality and to analyze usage behavior, YouTube permanently stores cookies on your device via your internet browser. If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing cookies from being saved by making a setting in your Internet browser. You can find more information on this under “Cookies” above.
Google holds further information on the collection and use of data as well as your rights and protection options in this regard under
https://policies.google.com/pr...
available data protection notices.
Vimeo
We use "Vimeo" on our website to display videos. This is a service of Vimeo, LL C, 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA, hereinafter referred to as "Vimeo".
Some of the processing of user data takes place on Vimeo servers in the USA. Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https: //www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt00000008V77AAE&status=Active
Vimeo guarantees, however, that the data protection requirements of the EU are also observed when processing data in the USA.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in improving the quality of our website.
If you visit a page of our website in which a video is embedded, a connection is established to the Vimeo servers in the USA to display the video. For technical reasons, it is necessary for Vimeo to process your IP address. In addition, the date and time of the visit to our website are also recorded.
If you are logged in to Vimeo at the same time while visiting one of our Internet pages in which a Vimeo video is embedded, Vimeo may assign the information collected in this way to your personal user account there. If you want to prevent this, you must either log out of Vimeo before visiting our website or configure your Vimeo user account accordingly.
Vimeo uses the web analytics service Google Analytics for the purpose of functionality and usage analysis. Google Analytics stores cookies on your device via your Internet browser and sends information about the use of our Internet pages in which a Vimeo video is embedded to Google. It cannot be excluded that Google processes this information in the USA.
If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your Internet browser. You can find details on this under the point "Cookies".
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in improving the quality of our website and in Vimeo's legitimate interest in statistically analyzing user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes.
Vimeo offers under
http://vimeo.com/privacy
Further information on the collection and use of data as well as your rights and options for protecting your privacy.
Amazon Affiliate Program
We use the AMAZON partner program on our website. It is a service of Amazon Europe Core S.à r.l., 5 Rue Plaetis, L -2338 Luxembourg. Advertisements from Amazon.de are placed on our website via the AMAZON partner program. If you click on one of these advertisements, you will be redirected to the corresponding offer on the AMZON internet portal. If you then decide to buy the advertised product there, we will receive a "placement commission" from Amazon.
Amazon uses cookies to enable this service. With the help of these cookies, Amazon can understand that you have been redirected from our website to the AMAZON internet portal.
Amazon offers at
https://www.amazon.de/gp/help/...
further data protection information.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in guaranteeing the processing and payment of our commission claims by Amazon.
If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing cookies from being saved by making a setting in your Internet browser. You can find more information on this under “Cookies” above.
Google AdWords with conversion tracking
On our website we use the advertising component Google AdWords and so-called conversion tracking. It is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
We use conversion tracking to target our offer. The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our website.
If you click on an ad placed by Google, the conversion tracking we use stores a cookie on your device. These so-called conversion cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for your personal identification.
If the cookie is still valid and you visit a specific page on our website, both we and Google can evaluate that you have clicked on one of our advertisements placed on Google and that you then click on our website appearance have been forwarded.
With the information obtained in this way, Google creates statistics for us when visiting our website. We also receive information about the number of users who clicked on our ad (s) and the pages of our website that were subsequently called up. However, neither we nor third parties who also use Google AdWords will be able to identify you in this way.
You can also prevent or restrict the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your internet browser. At the same time, you can delete cookies that have already been saved at any time. The steps and measures required for this, however, depend on your specific internet browser. If you have any questions, please use the help function or documentation of your Internet browser or contact its manufacturer or support.
Google also offers at
https://services.google.com/si...
http://www.google.com/policies...
http://www.google.de/policies/...
Further information on this topic and in particular on the possibilities of preventing data use.
Google AdSense
On our website we use Google AdSense to integrate advertisements. It is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
Google AdSense stores cookies and so-called web beacons on your device via your internet browser. This enables Google to analyze your use of our website. The information recorded in this way is transmitted to Google in the USA in addition to your IP address and the advertising formats displayed to you, and is stored there. Google can also pass this information on to contractual partners. However, Google declares that your IP address would not be merged with other data from you.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our website.
If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your Internet browser. You can find details on this under the point "Cookies".
Google also offers at
https://policies.google.com/pr...
https://adssettings.google.com...
further information, in particular on the options for preventing data use.
Google remarketing or "Similar Audiences" component from Google
We use the remarketing or "similar target group" function on our website. It is a service of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as "Google".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
Google guarantees that the EU data protection regulations will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
We use this function to place interest-based, personalized advertising on third-party websites that also participate in the Google advertising network.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our website.
To enable this advertising service, Google stores a cookie with a sequence of numbers on your end device when you visit our website via your internet browser. This cookie records both your visit and the use of our website in anonymized form. However, personal data will not be passed on. If you subsequently visit the website of a third party who in turn also uses the Google advertising network, advertisements may appear that relate to our website or our offers there.
To permanently deactivate this function, Google offers for the most common Internet browsers
https://www.google.com/setting...
a browser plugin.
The use of cookies from certain providers can also be used, for example
http://www.youronlinechoices.c...
or
http://www.networkadvertising....
be deactivated by opt-out.
Through so-called cross-device marketing, Google may track your usage behavior across multiple devices, so that you may be shown interest-based, personalized advertising even if you change the device. However, this requires that you have agreed to link your browser history with your existing Google account.
Google offers further information on Google remarketing at
http://www.google.com/privacy/...
on.
affilinet tracking cookies
We also advertise offers and services of third parties on our website. If you conclude a contract with the third party provider based on our advertising for these third party offers, we will receive a commission for this.
In order to be able to correctly record the successful placement, we use the so-called affilinet tracking cookie. However, this cookie does not save any of your personal data. Only our identification number as the mediating provider and the order number of the advertising material you clicked on (e.g. a banner or a text link) are recorded. We need this information for the purpose of payment processing or payment of our commissions.
If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing cookies from being saved by making a setting in your Internet browser. You can find more information on this under “Cookies” above.
MailChimp - newsletter
We offer you the option of registering with us on our website for our free newsletter.
For sending the newsletter, we use MailChimp, a service of The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 512 Means Street, Suite 404, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA, hereinafter referred to as "The Rocket Science Group".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
The Rocket Science Group guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements are also complied with when processing data in the USA. The Rocket Science Group also offers under
http://mailchimp.com/legal/pri...
further data protection information.
If you register to receive our newsletter, the data requested during the registration process, such as your email address and, optionally, your name and address, will be processed by The Rocket Science Group. In addition, your IP address and the date of your registration and time are saved. As part of the further registration process, your consent to the sending of the newsletter will be obtained, the content described in concrete terms and reference made to this data protection declaration.
The newsletter subsequently sent via The Rocket Science Group also contains a so-called tracking pixel, also known as a web beacon ”. With the help of this tracking pixel, we can evaluate whether and when you read our newsletter and whether you followed any links contained in the newsletter. In addition to other technical data, such as the data of your IT system and your IP address, the data processed is stored so that we can optimize our newsletter offer and respond to the wishes of the readers. The data will thus increase the quality and attractiveness of our newsletter offer.
The legal basis for sending the newsletter and the analysis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a.) GDPR.
You can revoke your consent to the newsletter being sent at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is inform us of your revocation or click on the unsubscribe link contained in each newsletter.
Newsletter via WhatsApp
You can also subscribe to our free newsletter via the WhatsApp instant messaging service. WhatsApp is a service of WhatsApp Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland, a subsidiary of WhatsApp Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, both hereinafter referred to as "WhatsApp". Some of the processing of user data takes place on WhatsApp servers in the USA. Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield")
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
WhatsApp guarantees, however, that the data protection requirements of the EU are also complied with when processing data in the USA. WhatsApp also offers at
https://www.whatsapp.com/legal...
further data protection information
To receive our newsletter via WhatsApp, you need a WhatsApp user account. You can find details on what data WhatsApp collects during registration in the aforementioned data protection information from WhatsApp.
If you then register for our newsletter dispatch via WhatsApp, the mobile phone number you entered during the registration process will become durch WhatsApp processed. In addition, your IP address and the date of your registration and time are saved. As part of the further registration process, your consent to the sending of the newsletter will be obtained, the content described in concrete terms and reference made to this data protection declaration.
The legal basis for sending the newsletter and the analysis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a.) GDPR.
You can revoke your consent to the newsletter being sent at any time with future effect in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is notify us of your revocation. You can also block the newsletter receipt by making a setting in the WhatsApp software on your device.
Live Chat
We use the LiveChat service on our website for analysis purposes and our live chat system. It is a service of LiveChat Inc., 1 International Pl, STE 1400 Boston, MA 02110 - 2619, USA, which is operated by LiveChat Software SA in the European Union. ul. Zwycięska 47, 53 - 033 Wroclaw, Poland, hereinafter referred to as "LiveChat".
Through certification according to the EU-US Privacy Shield
https://www.privacyshield.gov/...
LiveChat guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the effective and immediate support of our customers and prospects as well as the statistical analysis of visitor behavior for the purpose of optimizing and economically operating our website.
For the statistical analysis of visitor behavior and the operation of the live chat system, LiveChat stores a cookie on your end device via your internet browser. This cookie processes the anonymized data and creates a pseudonymized user profile. However, the data collected is not used for your personal identification.
If you do not consent to this processing, you have the option of preventing the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your Internet browser. You can find details on this under the point "Cookies".
LiveChat offers at
https://www.livechatinc.com/le...
Further information on the collection and use of data as well as your rights and options for protecting your privacy.
Model data protection declaration of the law firm Weiß & Partner