Responsible entity for data processing according to GDPR
Responsible, according to the General Data Protection Regulation and other data protection laws and other provisions of data protection law in the member states of the European Union, is:
82229 Seefeld / Hechendorf
F +49 8152 999 58 51
Unless otherwise stated in the following sections, no personal data is collected, processed or used when accessing our websites. However, through the use of analysis and tracking tools, we know certain technical information based on the data transmitted by your browser (for example browser type/version, operating system used, accessed website pages including duration of access and previously accessed website). We only evaluate this information for statistical purposes. The website operator, respectively website provider, automatically collects and stores the information that your browser transmits in their server log files. This is
– Visited website
– Browser type / version used operating system
– Referrer URL (the previously visited page)
– transferred amount of data
– Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
– Time and date of the server request
This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. They only serve statistical evaluations and website improve purposes. A merge of this data with other data sources is not performed and the data will be deleted after the statistical evaluation.
Data processing on this website
We act as a data processor and is responsible for the data protection, according to the law. We use personal data to conduct orders and deliveries, process payments, inform you about its products and offers, to improve its products, communication and internal processes, and to prevent the misuse of its website. Personal information refers to all information that is used to identify you as a person and which can be traced back to you – such as your name, e-mail address and telephone number. We only store data that is relevant and necessary for the purposes described above, in particular: name, address, delivery address, telephone and electronic contact options. We delete your data when it no longer serves its purpose.
We do not disclose your personal data to third parties unless this is necessary for conducting business transactions. The transmitted data has been reduced to a required minimum. If data is disclosed to third parties in such cases, they must guarantee to us to respect the data confidentiality in accordance with German data protection law in order to prevent data misuse. We will never disclose your personal data to commercial address dealers. There is no trade involving your personal data.
Legal basis for processing of personal data
In regard to obtaining the data subject’s consent for processing its personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) serves as legal basis for the processing of personal data. In regard to processing of personal data necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is a party, the legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR. This also applies to processing operations required to carry out pre-contractual actions. As far as processing of personal data is required to fulfill a legal obligation that our company is subject to, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR serves as legal basis. In the event that vital interests of the data subject or another natural person require the processing of personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. d GDPR serves as legal basis. If processing is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interests of our company or a third party, and if the interests, fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject do not prevails over the aforementioned interests, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR serves as legal basis for processing.
Security of your personal information
We protect your personal data from unauthorized access, publication or use. We will ensure that the personal information you store on the server is in a controlled, secure environment that prevents unfair access and disclosure. Please note that personal information you publish in publicly accessible areas, such as guestbooks, etc., can be misused by other users.
Please also note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may encounter security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible. If you want to send us an e-mail with protected content, we recommend that you send it only in writing, by post.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by changing the configuration of your browser; however, please note that if you do this, certain features of this website might no longer be available. In addition, you may prevent Google use the cookies to collect data related to your activity while viewing the website (including your IP address), by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Right to be informed, to correction and to deletion
If you submit your personal data to us, you have the right to request at any time, free of charge, any information about its storage and its use. You can update, change or delete the data. You only need to write a letter or send us an e-mail, in which you must be able to prove your identity.
If we, by law, require your consent for the use of your data for a specific purpose, we will always ask for your explicit consent and record this consent in accordance to data protection laws.
You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect and / or object to future uses of your data for advertising, market and opinion research purposes.
Please understand that for technical reasons, the implementation of your objection / revocation may take some time and you may still receive messages from us during this time. For objecting or for the revocation of consent, a simple message to us is sufficient; you may use the aforementioned contact information without incurring any costs other than the baseline rate.
Right of appeal
Besides further remedies of public law or by court process, you have a right to appeal to a data supervising data protection authority. The responsible data protection authority for our company is: Landesbeauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit Bayern, Wagmüllerstraße 18, 80538 Munich.
This website uses the WordPress tool Slimstat Analytics to statistically evaluate visitor access. Slimstat Analytics is an OpenSource Software, its controller is Jason Crouse, NewYork, USA, https://www.wp-slimstat.com.
You may object to collection and use of your personal data for the future by clicking on this link and setting an Opt-Out-Cookie in your browser: https://www.quantcast.com/opt-out/
If you delete the cookies on your computer, the Opt-Out-Cookie must be set anew.
Use of Vimeo-Plugins
To display videos on our website, we use the provider Vimeo. Vimeo is run by Vimeo, LLC 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.
On some of our pages, we use Vimeo plug-ins. When you access such plug-in pages, a connection with the Vimeo servers is established and the plug-in is hereby displayed. The information which of our pages you have accessed is transferred to the Vimeo server. If you are logged in as a member of Vimeo, Vimeo will use this information in regards to your user account. Information about the use of this plug-in, for example a click on a displayed video’s start button, is used in regards to your user account as well. You can prevent this use of information by logging out of your Vimeo account before the use of our website and deleting the corresponding Vimeo cookies.
Use of virtual showroom / Architonic AG
We present our products amongst other things using the virtual showroom of Architonic. In certain cases, your data will be transmitted to Architonic AG via the Virtual Showroom for processing enquiries. In turn, Architonic AG will forward this data to the relevant retailer if this is necessary for processing the request in question. Only the data which is necessary to process the purpose in question will be forwarded.
Google offers a tool to deactivate Google Analytics on most common browsers: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Duration of data storage
The controller only processes and stores personal data of the data subject for as long necessary to achieve the purpose of the storage. In addition, such storage may take place if provided for by the European or national legislator in EU regulations, laws or other regulations to which the controller is subject. Corresponding proof and retention obligations arise, for example, from the German Handelsgesetzbuch and Abgabenordnung. The storage periods are thereafter up to 10 years.
As soon as the storage purpose is removed or a storage period prescribed by the aforementioned regulations expires, the personal data is routinely blocked or deleted.