data protection

Data protection

The person responsible for data processing is:
CALMA BV

support@calmacbd.com

We are pleased about your interest in our online shop. Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Below we will inform you in detail about how your data is handled. Your data is processed on the basis of the GDPR and in accordance with Section 165 Paragraph 3 TKG.

1. Access data and hosting

You can visit our websites without providing any personal information. Every time a website is accessed, the web server automatically saves a so-called server log file, which contains, for example, the name of the requested file, your IP address, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred and the requesting provider (access data) and documents the retrieval. This access data is evaluated exclusively for the purpose of ensuring trouble-free operation of the site and improving our offering. This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balancing of interests, in a correct presentation of our offer in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f of the GDPR. All access data will be deleted no later than seven days after the end of your visit to the site.

Hosting

The services for hosting and displaying the website are partly provided by our service providers as part of processing on our behalf. Unless otherwise explained in this data protection declaration, all access data and all data collected in the forms provided on this website are processed on its servers. If you have any questions about our service providers and the basis of our cooperation with them, please contact us using the contact option described in this data protection declaration.
Our hosting service provider is located within a country of the European Union or the European Economic Area.

2. Data processing for contract processing and contact

2.1 Data processing for contract processing

For the purpose of contract processing (including inquiries about and processing of any existing warranty and service disruption claims as well as any legal update obligations) in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter b GDPR, we collect personal data if you provide it to us as part of your Submit your order voluntarily. Mandatory fields are marked as such because in these cases we absolutely need the data to process the contract and we cannot send the order without providing it. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms.

Further information on the processing of your data, in particular on the transfer to our service providers for the purposes of order, payment and shipping processing, can be found in the following sections of this data protection declaration. After the contract has been fully processed, your data will be restricted for further processing and deleted after the expiry of the tax and commercial law retention periods in accordance with Art 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR or we reserve the right to use data beyond this, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this declaration.

2.2 Customer account

If you have given your consent in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a of the GDPR by deciding to open a customer account, we will use your data for the purpose of opening a customer account and to store your data for further future orders our website. Deleting your customer account is possible at any time and can be done either by sending a message to the contact option described in this data protection declaration or using a function provided for this purpose in the customer account. After your customer account is deleted, your data will be deleted unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data in accordance with Art which we inform you in this statement.

2.3 Contacting us

As part of customer communication, we collect personal data in order to process your inquiries in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter b GDPR if you voluntarily provide this to us when you contact us (e.g. via contact form or email). Mandatory fields are marked as such because in these cases we absolutely need the data to process your contact. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms. Once your request has been fully processed, your data will be deleted unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data in accordance with Art about which we inform you in this statement.

3. Data processing for the purpose of shipping processing

In order to fulfill the contract in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter b GDPR, we pass on your data to the shipping service provider commissioned with the delivery, to the extent that this is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods.

Data transfer to shipping service providers for the purpose of shipping notification

If you have given us your express consent to this during or after your order, we will pass on your email address and telephone number to the selected shipping service provider in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR so that they can do so Delivery can contact you for the purpose of delivery notification or coordination.
Consent can be revoked at any time by sending a message to the contact option described in this data protection declaration or directly to the shipping service provider at the contact address listed below. After revocation, we will delete the data you provided for this purpose unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to use your data beyond this, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this declaration.

4. Data processing for payment processing

When processing payments in our online shop, we work with these partners: technical service providers, credit institutions, payment service providers.

4.1 Data processing for transaction processing

Depending on the payment method selected, we pass on the data necessary to process the payment transaction to our technical service providers who work for us as part of order processing, or to the commissioned credit institutions or to the selected payment service provider, to the extent that this is necessary to process the payment. This serves to fulfill the contract in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter b GDPR. In some cases, the payment service providers collect the data required to process the payment themselves, e.g. B. on your own website or via a technical integration in the ordering process. The data protection declaration of the respective payment service provider applies.
If you have any questions about our payment processing partners and the basis of our cooperation with them, please contact us using the contact option described in this data protection declaration.

4.2 Data processing for the purpose of preventing fraud and optimizing our payment processes

If necessary, we give our service providers additional data, which they use together with the data necessary to process the payment as our processors for the purposes of fraud prevention and optimizing our payment processes (e.g. invoicing, processing disputed payments, accounting support). In accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f of the GDPR, this serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balancing of interests, in our protection against fraud and in efficient payment management.

Identity and creditworthiness check when selecting Klarna payment services

Klarna Pay now (direct debit), Klarna Pay later (purchase on account), Klarna Slice it (purchase in installments)
If you decide to use the payment services of Klarna Bank AB (publ), Sveavägen 46, 111 34 Stockholm, Sweden (hereinafter Klarna), we ask for your consent in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR, that we may transmit the data necessary to process the payment and an identity and credit check to Klarna. In Germany, the following can be used for identity and creditworthiness checks Data protection Credit reporting agencies named Klarna can be used. Klarna uses the information received about the statistical probability of a payment default to make a balanced decision about the establishment, implementation or termination of the contractual relationship. You can revoke your consent at any time by sending a message to the contact option specified in this data protection declaration. This may mean that we can no longer offer you certain payment options. You can also revoke your consent to this use of personal data from Klarna at any time.

Installment purchase

When selecting the payment method “installment purchase” and granting the necessary data protection consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR, personal data (first name, last name, address, email, telephone number, date of birth, IP address, gender) are collected. together with data required for transaction processing (item, invoice amount, due dates, total amount, invoice number, taxes, currency, order date and order time) for the purposes of processing this payment method to our partner Ratepay GmbH, Ritterstr. 12-14, 10969 Berlin, Germany.
To check the customer's identity and creditworthiness, our partner carries out queries and provides information on publicly accessible databases and credit reporting agencies. The providers from whom information and, if necessary, creditworthiness information is obtained on the basis of mathematical and statistical methods, as well as further details on the processing of your data after transmission to our partner Ratepay GmbH, can be found in their data protection declaration, which you can find here: https://www.ratepay .com/privacy/
Our partner Ratepay GmbH uses the information received about the statistical probability of a payment default to make a balanced decision about the establishment, implementation or termination of the contractual relationship. You have the opportunity to express your point of view and contest the decision by contacting our partner Ratepay GmbH. The consent to the transfer of data, which was given during the ordering process, can be revoked at any time, even without giving reasons, with effect for the future.

5. Advertising via email

5.1 Email newsletter with registration

If you register for our newsletter, we will use the data required for this or provided separately by you to regularly send you our email newsletter based on your consent in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and can do so either by sending a message to the contact option described below or via a link provided in the newsletter. After unsubscribing, we will delete your email address from the recipient list unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a of the GDPR or we reserve the right to use your data beyond this is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this statement.

5.2 E-mail newsletter without registration and your right to object

If we receive your email address in connection with the sale of a good or service and you have not rejected or objected to this or have been registered in the Robinson list for customers based in Austria (Section 7 Para. 2 ECG). We reserve the right to regularly provide you with offers for similar products such as those (based on Section 7 Para. 3 UWG for customers based in Germany or based on Section 107 Para. 3 TKG for customers based in Austria). Already purchased items from our range will be sent via email. This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balancing of interests, in advertising to our customers in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f GDPR. As a customer based in Austria, you can easily and free of charge reject this use of your email address at any time by sending a message to the contact option described below or via a link provided for this purpose in the advertising email. As a customer based in Germany, you can object to this use of your email address at any time by sending a message to the contact option described below or via a link provided in the advertising email, without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. After unsubscribing, we will delete your email address from the recipient list unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a of the GDPR or we reserve the right to use your data beyond this is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this statement.

5.3 Newsletter dispatch

The newsletter may also be sent by our service providers as part of processing on our behalf. If you have any questions about our service providers and the basis of our cooperation with them, please contact us using the contact option described in this data protection declaration.

Our service providers are located and/or use servers in these countries: USA, India. There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for this country/these countries. Our cooperation with you is based on these guarantees: European Commission Standard Data Protection Clauses.

Our service providers are located and/or use servers in the following countries for which the European Commission has determined an adequate level of data protection: Canada.

5.4 Sending review requests by email

If you have given us your express consent to this during or after your order in accordance with Art evaluation system used. This consent can be revoked at any time by sending a message to the contact option described in this data protection declaration or via a link provided for this purpose in the review request.

The evaluation requests may also be sent by our service provider Trusted Shops AG Subbelrather Str. 15C, 50823 Cologne ("Trusted Shops").

When we send review requests, we receive information about the respective status from Trusted Shops (e.g. whether the review request was sent and whether it was received). This is done in accordance with Art. 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f of the GDPR to fulfill our legitimate interest in receiving information about the review invitations in order to make optimizations based on this, if necessary, and to fulfill the legitimate interest of Trusted Shops in providing this service To be able to offer.

Together with Trusted Shops, we are responsible for sending review requests and for collecting and displaying review and status information.

As part of the joint responsibility that exists between us and the Trusted Shops, if you have any questions about data protection or to assert your rights, please contact the Trusted Shops using their contact details here find. Further information on data protection can be found at the following link here remove. Regardless of this, you can always contact us using the contact option described in this data protection declaration. If necessary, your request will then be passed on to the other person responsible for an answer.

6. Cookies and other technologies

6.1 General information

In order to make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, to display suitable products or for market research, we use so-called cookies on various pages. This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balancing of interests, in an optimized presentation of our offer in accordance with Art. Cookies are small text files that are automatically stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted at the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit (persistent cookies). The duration of storage can be found in the overview in the cookie settings of your web browser. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and decide individually whether to accept them or exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general.
(You can find detailed information about your browser's setting options below). However, if you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be restricted. Below you will find information about the cookies we use and the settings available in your browser.

Protection of privacy on end devices
When using our online offering, we use absolutely necessary technologies in order to be able to provide the expressly requested telemedia service. The storage of information in your device or access to information that is already stored in your device does not require your consent.

For functions that are not absolutely necessary, the storage of information in your device or access to information that is already stored in your device requires your consent. We would like to point out that if you do not give your consent, parts of the website may not be usable without restrictions. Any consent you may have given will remain in effect until you adjust or reset the respective settings on your device.

Any downstream data processing through cookies and other technologies
We use technologies that are absolutely necessary for the use of certain functions of our website (e.g. shopping cart function). These technologies collect and process IP address, time of visit, device and browser information as well as information about your use of our website (e.g. information about the contents of the shopping cart). As part of a balancing of interests, this serves overriding legitimate interests in an optimized presentation of our offer in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f of the GDPR.

We also use technologies to fulfill the legal obligations to which we are subject (e.g. to be able to demonstrate consent to the processing of your personal data) as well as for web analysis and online marketing. Further information on this, including the respective legal basis for data processing, can be found in the following sections of this data protection declaration.

6.2 Other technologies

We may also use technologies that are not listed individually in this data protection declaration. Further information about these technologies, including the respective legal basis for data processing, can be found on the Usercentrics platform.

You can reach this via this link: /data protection.

If you have consented to the use of the technologies in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR, you can revoke your consent at any time by sending a message to the contact option described in the data protection declaration. Alternatively, you can also access the following link: /data protection. If you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

How can I configure my browser's cookie settings?

Each browser differs in the way it manages cookie settings. This is described in the help menu of each browser, which explains how you can change your cookie settings. You can find these for the respective browsers under the following links:

Microsoft Edge™ / Safari™ / Chrome™ / Firefox™ / Opera™

What types of cookies are used?

Third-party cookies: These cookies from some of our advertising partners help to make the Internet offering and our website more interesting for you. Therefore, when you visit our website, cookies from partner companies are also stored on your hard drive. These are temporary cookies that are automatically deleted after the specified time. Cookies from partner companies are usually deleted after a few days or up to 24 months, and in individual cases even after several years. The cookies from our partner companies also do not contain any personal data. Data is only collected under a user ID pseudonym. This pseudonymous data will never be combined with your personal data.

Necessary cookies: These cookies are necessary to enable our website to operate. These include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into the customer area or put something in your shopping cart.

Functional cookies: These cookies are used for certain functionalities on our website, e.g. to suggest a better navigation flow on our website, to show you personalized and relevant information (e.g. “interest-based advertising”)

6.3 Use of Usercentric's consent management platform to manage consent

We put this on our website Usercentric's consent management platform (“Usercentrics”) to inform you about the cookies and other technologies we use on our website and to obtain, manage and document your consent to the processing of your personal data through these technologies, if required by law. This is necessary in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter c GDPR in order to fulfill our legal obligation pursuant to Article 7 Paragraph 1 GDPR to be able to prove your consent to the processing of your personal data, to which we are subject. Usercentrics is an offer from Usercentrics GmbH, Sendlinger Straße 7, 80331 Munich, Germany, which processes your data on our behalf. When you visit our website, the Usersentrics web server stores a so-called server log file, which also contains your anonymized IP address, date and time of visit, device and browser information as well as information about your consent behavior. Your data will be deleted after three years unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data in accordance with Art we inform you in this declaration.

7. Use of cookies and other technologies

If you have given your consent in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR, we use the following cookies and other third-party technologies on our website. Once the purpose has ceased to exist and we have stopped using the respective technology, the data collected in this context will be deleted. You can revoke your consent at any time with future effect. Further information about your revocation options can be found in the section “Cookies and other technologies”. Further information, including the basis of our cooperation with each provider, can be found under the individual technologies. If you have any questions about the providers and the basis of our cooperation with them, please contact us using the contact option described in this data protection declaration.

7.1 Use of Google services

We use the technologies presented below from Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (“Google”). The information automatically collected by Google technologies about your use of our website is usually transmitted to a server at Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA and stored there. There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for the USA. Our cooperation with you is based on standard data protection clauses from the European Commission. If your IP address is collected via Google technologies, it will be shortened by activating IP anonymization before it is stored on Google's servers. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server and shortened there. Unless otherwise stated for the individual technologies, data processing is carried out on the basis of an agreement concluded for the respective technology between those jointly responsible in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR. Further information about data processing by Google can be found in the Google’s privacy policy .

Google Analytics

For the purpose of website analysis, Google Analytics automatically collects and stores data (IP address, time of visit, device and browser information as well as information about your use of our website), from which usage profiles are created using pseudonyms. Cookies can be used. Your IP address will generally not be combined with other data from Google. The data processing takes place on the basis of an agreement on order processing by Google.

For the purpose of optimized marketing of our website, we have Data sharing settings for “Google Products and Services” activated. This allows Google to access the data collected and processed by Google Analytics and then use it to improve Google services. The data release to Google as part of these data release settings is based on an additional agreement between those responsible. We have no influence on the subsequent data processing by Google.

Google reCAPTCHA

For the purpose of protecting against misuse of our web forms and against spam by automated software (so-called bots), Google reCAPTCHA collects data (IP address, time of visit, browser information and information about your use of our website) and uses a so-called JavaScript and cookies analyze your use of our website. In addition, other cookies stored in your browser by Google services are evaluated. Personal data is not read or saved from the input fields of the respective form.

Google Fonts

In order to uniformly display the content on our website, data (IP address, time of visit, device and browser information) is collected using the “Google Fonts” script code, transmitted to Google and then processed by Google. We have no influence on this subsequent data processing.

7.2 Other providers of web analysis and online marketing services

Use of LiveZilla

We use components from LiveZilla GmbH, Ekkehardstrasse 10, 78224 Singen on our site. Every time our site is accessed, this component collects and stores data for web analysis and to operate the live chat system, from which usage profiles can then be created using cookies under a pseudonym. These usage profiles can be used to analyze visitor behavior and operate the live chat system and can be evaluated to improve and tailor our website to meet your needs.

Use of Taboola Inc.

Our website uses native advertising technologies from Taboola Inc. for conversion tracking and remarketing. The provider sets a cookie on your computer. These cookies are not used for personal identification. If you visit certain of our pages and the cookie has not yet expired, we and the providers can recognize that someone clicked on the ad and was redirected to our site.
The remarketing function is also used to present interest-based advertisements to visitors to the website as part of the native advertising network. The website visitor's browser stores cookies that make it possible to recognize the visitor when they visit websites that belong to the advertising network of the native advertising providers. On these pages, the visitor can then be presented with advertisements that relate to content that the visitor has previously accessed on websites that use the provider's remarketing function. According to their own information, the providers do not collect any personal data during this process. If you still do not want the remarketing function, you can deactivate it by making the appropriate settings at https://www.taboola.com/privacy-policy.

Use of Font Awesome

This site uses so-called web fonts, which are provided by Fonticons, Inc., for the uniform display of fonts. When you access a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly. For this purpose, the browser you use must connect to the Fonticons, Inc. servers. Fonticons, Inc. thereby becomes aware that our website was accessed via your IP address. The use of web fonts is in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our online offerings. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f of the GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font will be used by your computer. For more information about Font Awesome, please visit https://fontawesome.com/help and Fonticons, Inc.'s privacy policy: https://fontawesome.com/privacy.

belboon GmbH / Belboon partner program

This website uses tracking cookies from belboon GmbH with the Belboon brand (www.belboon.com). As soon as the visitor clicks on an advertisement with the partner link, a cookie is set. belboon GmbH / Belboon uses cookies to be able to trace the origin of orders. Belboon GmbH / Belboon also uses so-called tracking pixels. This allows information such as visitor traffic on the pages to be evaluated. The information generated by cookies and tracking pixels about the use of this website (including the IP address) and delivery of advertising formats is transmitted to a server at belboon GmbH / Belboon and stored there. Among other things, belboon GmbH / Belboon can recognize that the partner link on this website was clicked. belboon GmbH / Belboon can pass on this (anonymized) information to contractual partners under certain circumstances, but data such as the IP address will not be merged with other stored data.

Use of Vimeo Video Plugin to integrate third-party content

To integrate third-party content, use the video plugin from Vimeo LLC, 555 West 18th Street, New York 10011, USA (“Vimeo”) data (IP address, time of visit, device and browser information) is collected, transmitted to Vimeo and then processed by Vimeo. Data processing is carried out on the basis of an agreement between jointly responsible parties in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR. Google Analytics is automatically integrated into the Vimeo video plugin. For the purpose of website analysis, Google Analytics automatically collects and stores data (IP address, time of visit, device and browser information as well as information about your use of our website), from which usage profiles are created using pseudonyms. Cookies can be used. Google Analytics is an offer from Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (“Google”). The information automatically collected by Google about your use of our website is usually transmitted to a server at Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA and stored there. Your IP address will be shortened by activating IP anonymization before it is stored on Google's servers. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. We have no influence or access to data processing by Vimeo, including the settings and results of Google Analytics. There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for the USA. Our cooperation with you is based on standard data protection clauses from the European Commission.

8. Integration of the Trusted Shop Trustbadge/other widgets

If you have given your consent in accordance with Article 6 Para. 1 Sentence 1 lit Trusted Shops products integrated for buyers after an order.

The Trustbadge and the services advertised with it are an offer from Trusted Shops AG, Subbelrather Str. 15C, 50823 Cologne ("Trusted Shops"), with which we are jointly responsible for data protection in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR. As part of this data protection information, we will inform you below about the essential contractual contents in accordance with Article 26 (2) GDPR.

As part of the joint responsibility between us and Trusted Shops AG, if you have any questions about data protection or to assert your rights, please contact the Trusted Shops using the information provided in the Privacy Information specified contact options. Regardless of this, you can always contact the responsible person of your choice. If necessary, your request will then be passed on to the other person responsible for an answer.

8.1 Data processing when integrating the trust badge/other widgets

The trust badge is provided by a US CDN (content delivery network) provider. An appropriate level of data protection is ensured through standard data protection clauses and other contractual measures.

When you access the trust badge, the web server automatically saves a so-called server log file, which also contains your IP address, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred and the requesting provider (access data) and documents the retrieval. The IP address is anonymized immediately after collection so that the stored data cannot be assigned to you personally. The anonymized data is used in particular for statistical purposes and for error analysis.

8.2 Data processing after order completion

If you have given your consent, the trust badge accesses the order information stored in your device (order total, order number, product purchased if applicable) and email address after the order has been completed and your email address is hashed using a one-way cryptographic function. The hash value is then transmitted to Trusted Shops with the order information in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a GDPR.
This is to check whether you are already registered for Trusted Shops services. If this is the case, further processing will take place in accordance with the agreement between you and Trusted Shops contractual agreement . If you are not yet registered for the services or do not give your consent to automatic recognition via the trust badge, you will then be given the opportunity to register manually for the use of the services or to complete the protection as part of your existing usage contract, if applicable .

For this purpose, after completing your order, the Trustbadge accesses the following information, which is stored in the device you use: order total, order number and email address. This is necessary so that we can offer you buyer protection. The data will only be transmitted to Trusted Shops if you actively decide to take out buyer protection by clicking on the corresponding button in the so-called Trustcard. If you decide to use the services, further processing will be based on the contractual agreement with Trusted Shops in accordance with Art If necessary, to be able to send review invitations via email afterwards.

Trusted Shops uses service providers in the areas of hosting, monitoring and logging. The legal basis is Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR for the purpose of ensuring trouble-free operation. Processing can take place in third countries (USA and Israel). An adequate level of data protection is ensured in the case of the USA through standard data protection clauses and other contractual measures and in the case of Israel through an adequacy decision. Further information is available here .

9. Social media

Our online presence on Facebook (by Meta), Instagram (by Meta), YouTube, Pinterest

If you have given your consent to the respective social media operator in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter a of the GDPR, your data will be automatically collected for market research and advertising purposes when you visit our online presence on the social media mentioned above and stored, from which usage profiles are created using pseudonyms. These can be used, for example, to display advertisements within and outside the platforms that presumably match your interests. Cookies are usually used for this purpose. For detailed information on the processing and use of data by the respective social media operator as well as a contact option and your related rights and setting options to protect your privacy, please refer to the provider's data protection information linked below. If you still need help with this, you can contact us.

Facebook (by Meta) is an offer from Meta Platforms Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Meta Platforms Ireland”). The information automatically collected by Meta Platforms Ireland about your use of our online presence on Facebook (by Meta) is usually transferred to a server at Meta Platforms, Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA and stored there . There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for the USA. Our cooperation with you is based on standard data protection clauses from the European Commission. Data processing when visiting a Facebook (by Meta) fan page is based on an agreement between jointly responsible parties in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR. For more information (Insights data information), see here .

Instagram (by Meta) is an offer from Meta Platforms Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Meta Platforms Ireland”) The information automatically collected by Meta Platforms Ireland about your use of our online presence on Instagram is usually sent to a server transferred to Meta Platforms, Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA and stored there. There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for the USA. Our cooperation with you is based on standard data protection clauses from the European Commission. Data processing when visiting an Instagram (by Meta) fan page is based on an agreement between jointly responsible parties in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR. For more information (Insights data information), see here .

YouTube is an offer from Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (“Google”). The information automatically collected by Google about your use of our online presence on YouTube is usually transmitted to a server at Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA and stored there. There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for the USA. Our cooperation with you is based on standard data protection clauses from the European Commission.

Pinterest is an offer from Pinterest Europe Ltd., Palmerston House, 2nd Floor, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Pinterest”). The information automatically collected by Pinterest about your use of our online presence on Pinterest is usually transferred to a server at Pinterest, Inc., 505 Brannan St., San Francisco, CA 94107, USA and stored there. There is no adequacy decision from the European Commission for the USA. Our cooperation with you is based on standard data protection clauses from the European Commission.

10. Contact options and your rights

10.1 Your Rights

As a data subject, you have the following rights:

  • in accordance with Art. 15 GDPR, the right to request information about your personal data processed by us to the extent specified therein;
  • in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR, you have the right to immediately request the correction of incorrect or complete personal data stored by us;
  • In accordance with Art. 17 GDPR, you have the right to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, unless further processing is required
    • to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information;
    • to fulfill a legal obligation;
    • for reasons of public interest or
    • is necessary to assert, exercise or defend legal claims;
  • in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR, you have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data, to the extent that
    • you dispute the accuracy of the data;
    • the processing is unlawful but you object to its deletion;
    • we no longer need the data, but you need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or
    • you have objected to the processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;
  • in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR, the right to receive your personal data that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request that it be transmitted to another person responsible;
  • in accordance with Art. 77 GDPR, you have the right to complain to a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority at your usual place of residence or work or at our company headquarters.

Right to object

To the extent that we process personal data as explained above to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balancing of interests, you can object to this processing with effect for the future. If the processing is carried out for direct marketing purposes, you can exercise this right at any time as described above. If processing is carried out for other purposes, you only have the right to object if there are reasons that arise from your particular situation.

After exercising your right to object, we will no longer process your personal data for these purposes unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of serves legal claims

This does not apply if the processing is carried out for direct marketing purposes. We will then no longer process your personal data for this purpose.

10.2 Contact options

If you have any questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, information, correction, restriction or deletion of data as well as revocation of consent given or objection to a specific use of data, please contact us directly using the contact details in our legal notice.