Privacy Policy

Name and contact details of the controller

This privacy policy applies to data processing by:

Responsible: Gerhard Elsner v. Gronow
Name entrepreneur: Elisabeth Elsner v. Gronow
Address: Immermannwall 23, 59494 Soest
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Telephone: 02921 - 4892
Fax: 02921 - 344006

Collection and storage of personal data and the nature and purpose of their use

When visiting the website
When you visit our website, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information will be collected without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:
IP address of the requesting computer,
Date and time of access,
Name and URL of the retrieved file,
Website from which access is made (referrer URL),
used browser and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.
The data mentioned are processed by us for the following purposes:
Ensuring a smooth connection of the website,
Ensuring comfortable use of our website,
Evaluation of system security and stability as well
for further administrative purposes.

The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO. Our legitimate interest follows from the data collection purposes listed above. In no case we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you.

In addition, we use cookies and analysis services when visiting our website. Further details can be found in paragraphs 4 and 5 of this privacy policy.

When registering for our newsletter
If, in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO have expressly consented, we use your e-mail address to regularly send you our newsletter. For the receipt of the newsletter the indication of an e-mail address is sufficient and takes place as follows:
When registering for the newsletter, we will send you an e-mail with a link to the specified address, which must be confirmed by you. This indicates that you agree with the owner and with the sending of the newsletter. Further data is not collected. These data are used only for sending the newsletter and will not be disclosed to third parties.
By registering for the newsletter, we save your IP address and the date of registration. This storage is solely the proof in the event that a third party abuses an email address and logs on without the knowledge of the claimant for the newsletter reception.
The newsletter can be canceled or canceled by the customer at any time free of charge. The revocation can be made via a link in the newsletter itself or by notification to the above contact options.

By using our contact form
For questions of any kind, we offer you the opportunity to contact us via a form provided on the website. It is necessary to provide a valid e-mail address so that we know who the request came from and to answer it.
Further information can be provided voluntarily.
The data processing for the purpose of contacting us is in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO based on your voluntarily granted consent.
The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be automatically deleted after completion of the request made by you.

3. Disclosure of data
A transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below does not take place.
We only share your personal information with third parties if:
You your according to Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO have given express consent to this
the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO is required to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have a predominantly legitimate interest in not disclosing your data,

in the event that disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DSGVO is a legal obligation, as well

this is legally permissible and according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO is required for the settlement of contractual relationships with you.

4. Cookies
We use cookies on our site. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our site. Cookies do not harm your device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malicious software.
In the cookie information is stored, each resulting in connection with the specific terminal used. However, this does not mean that we are immediately aware of your identity.
On the one hand, the use of cookies serves to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages on our website. These are automatically deleted after leaving our page.
In addition, to improve usability, we also use temporary cookies that are stored on your device for a specified period of time. If you visit our site again to take advantage of our services, it will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what inputs and settings you have made, so you do not have to re-enter them.
On the other hand, we use cookies in order to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offer (see Section 5). These cookies allow us to automatically recognize when you visit our site again that you have already been with us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined time.

The data processed by cookies are for the purposes mentioned in order to safeguard our legitimate interests as well as third parties according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO required.
Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or always a hint appears before a new cookie is created. However, disabling cookies completely may mean that you can not use all features of our website.

5. Analysis Tools (Tracking Tools)
The tracking measures listed below and used by us are based on Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. With the tracking measures to be used, we want to ensure a needs-based design and the continuous optimization of our website. On the other hand, we use the tracking measures to statistically record the use of our website and evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offer for you. These interests are to be regarded as justified within the meaning of the aforementioned provision.
The respective data processing purposes and data categories can be found in the corresponding tracking tools.

Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics on our web pages, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043 USA ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies" (see section 4) .The information generated by the cookie about the use of these web pages is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on a server in the USA IP anonymisation on these web pages, the IP address of Google is shortened before within European Union Member States or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, except in exceptional cases, the full IP address to a Google server in the On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the websites, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator Google Analytics framework from the browser of the Customer submitted IP address will not be merged with other data provided by Google. The customer can prevent the storage of the cookies by an appropriate setting of the browser software; however, we point out that in this case not all features of this website may be fully usable. In addition, the Customer may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to the use of the Website (including the IP address) as well as the processing of such data by Google by the Client using the browser available at the following link. http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de). ">Download and install plugin (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de), die Erfassung durch Google Analytics innerhalb dieser">As an alternative to the browser add-on or within browsers on mobile devices, with one click on this link (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de), you can use Google Analytics within this Prevent future website. An opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click this link again.

Using Remarketing or "Like Audiences" feature of Google Inc.
We use the Remarketing or "Like Audiences" feature on our website - feature of Google Inc. ("Google"). This feature enables the advertiser to target advertisers to the website by displaying personalized, interest-based advertising ads to visitors to the provider's website when they visit other websites on the Google Display Network. In order to carry out the analysis of the website usage, which forms the basis for the creation of interest-based advertisements, Google uses so-called "cookies" (see section 4).
You can deactivate the use of cookies at any time via the settings of your browser. However, this might limit the functionality of our offerings.
Cookies are used to record site visits and anonymous data on website use. There is no storage of personal data of visitors to the website. If you visit another website on the Google Display Network, you'll see ads that are likely to include previously viewed product and information areas.
In addition, the Customer may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to the use of the Website (including the IP address) as well as the processing of such data by Google by the Client using the browser available at the following link. http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de). ">Download and install plugin (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).
http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/ ">For more information about Google Remarketing and Google's privacy policy, please visit: http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/

Google Adwords Conversion Tracking
To statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our website, we also use Google conversion tracking. Google Adwords uses a so-called "cookie" (see section 4) on your computer if you have reached our website via a Google ad. These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for personal identification. If the user visits certain pages of the Adwords customer's website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and the customer can recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page.
Every Adwords customer receives a different cookie. Cookies can not be tracked via the websites of Adwords customers. The information gathered using the conversion cookie is used to generate conversion statistics for Adwords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. Adwords customers hear the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a conversion tracking tag page. However, they do not receive information that personally identifies users.
If you do not want to participate in the tracking process, you can also refuse the required setting of a cookie - for example, via a browser setting that generally disables the automatic setting of cookies. You can also disable cookies for conversion tracking by setting your browser to block cookies from the domain "www.googleadservices.com". https://services.google.com/sitestats/de.html). ">Google's privacy policy on conversion tracking can be found here (https://services.google.com/sitestats/en.html).

6. Social Media Plug-ins
We rely on our website on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO Social Plug-ins of the following social networks to make our website better known. The underlying commercial purpose is to be regarded as a legitimate interest within the meaning of the GDPR. Responsibility for the operation compliant with data protection is to be guaranteed by their respective providers. The integration of these plug-ins by us is done by means of the so-called two-click method to protect visitors to our website in the best possible way.

Facebook
Elements of Facebook (so-called social media plugins) are integrated on our websites in order to make their use more personal. For this we use the "LIKE" or "SHARE" button. Facebook is a company of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook").
By integrating the plugins, Facebook receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Facebook account or are currently not logged in to Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the US and stored there.
If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to our website directly to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by pressing the "LIKE" or "SHARE" button, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information will also be posted on Facebook and displayed to your Facebook friends.
Facebook may use this information for the purpose of advertising, market research and tailor-made Facebook pages. For this purpose, Facebook uses user, interest and relationship profiles, eg. For example, to evaluate your use of our website in relation to the advertisements displayed on Facebook, to inform other Facebook users about your activities on our website, and to provide other services related to the use of Facebook.
If you do not want Facebook to assign the data collected via our website to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website.
We point out that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the data transmitted and their use by Facebook.
https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/) von Facebook.">The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your related rights and settings options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the privacy policy (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/) of Facebook.

Google Plus
We use the "+1" elements of Google Plus, a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043 USA ("Google") on our websites. Each time you visit any of our websites that have the "+1" element, your data will be transmitted to Google and stored on Google for a period of up to two weeks. These are the data already mentioned under "Statistical data". If the customer clicks on the "+1" element while logged in and logged in to Google Plus, this information will be transmitted to Google and stored there personal with respect to the profile of the customer and made publicly available. For more information about Google's collection, dissemination and use of the data, see:
https://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html.

Instagram
Our websites also use so-called Instagram social plugins ("plugins") operated by Instagram LLC, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA ("Instagram"). The Instagram plugin can be recognized by the »Instagram button«, for example in the form of an "Instagram camera".
When you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to Instagram's servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Instagram directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through this integration, Instagram receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have an Instagram profile or are currently not logged in to Instagram.
This information (including your IP address) is sent from your browser directly to an Instagram server in the US and stored there. If you're logged in to Instagram, Instagram can instantly associate your visit to our website with your Instagram account. If you interact with the plugins, for example, press the "Instagram" button, this information is also transmitted directly to an Instagram server and stored there.
The information will also be posted on your Instagram account and displayed there to your contacts.
If you do not want Instagram to directly map the data collected through our website to your Instagram account, you'll need to log out of Instagram before visiting our website.
We point out that we as the provider of the pages do not receive knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Instagram.
https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388.">For more information, see the Instagram Privacy Policy at https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388.

Pinterest

We use the "pin it" button of the Pinterest social network operated by Pinterest, Inc., 808 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA ("Pinterest"). When the "Pin it" button is clicked, a connection is established with the server of Pinterest and Pinterest receives the information that the corresponding page has been called by you. If you are logged in to Pinterest during this time, Pinterest can assign your visit to your Pinterest account. If you do not want such an assignment, you must log out of your Pinterest account before clicking "Pin it". We point out that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Pinterest. http://pinterest.com/about/privacy/. ">For more information, see the privacy policy of Pinterest at: http://pinterest.com/about/privacy/.

Twitter
We use functions (so-called plug-ins) of the Twitter short message network, an offer by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA ("Twitter").
The Twitter plugins (tweet buttons) can be recognized by the Twitter logo on our site. An overview of tweet buttons can be found here:
https://about.twitter.com/resources/buttons.
Each time you visit one of our websites, which is equipped with such a plugin, data of the customer are transmitted to Twitter and stored there. These are the data already mentioned under "Statistical data". If the customer clicks on the Twitter "tweet button while logged in to his Twitter account, the websites he visits will be linked to his Twitter account and made publicly available. We point out that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter.
If you do not want Twitter to associate your visit to our pages, please log out of your Twitter account.
Twitter is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, thus guaranteeing compliance with EU data protection law. https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000TORzAAO&status=Active
http://www.twitter.com/privacy.">For more information, see the Twitter Privacy Policy at: http://www.twitter.com/privacy.

7. Online Services / Internet Advertising
On our website we use on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO in the interest of optimally marketing our offer on online services and advertising tools of the companies listed below. The underlying commercial purpose is to be regarded as a legitimate interest within the meaning of the GDPR. Responsibility for the operation compliant with data protection is to be guaranteed by their respective providers.

Google fonts
This site incorporates fonts from "Google Fonts" provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. For more information about Google's privacy, please visit:
https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
If you do not agree with this, you can store a so-called opt-out cookie in your browser:
https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated.

YouTube

We embed online offers (usually videos) on the YouTube platform of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) on our website. The provider of this content must here perceive the IP address of the user, since he can not send without the IP address, the content to the browser of each user. The IP address is used to transport data from its sender to the intended recipient and is therefore required for the presentation of this content. We have no control over this if YouTube uses the IP address, e.g. stores for statistical purposes. As far as we know this, we will inform the users about it. For more information about Google's data protection by Google, please visit:
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de&gl=de

Geprüfter Webshop

On our website the seal "Geprüfter Webshop" is integrated. The seal and the services advertised are an offer of Tisko Consulting GmbH, Asbacher Strasse 49, 53545 Linz am Rhein. When the seal is called, the web server automatically stores a so-called server log file, which is e.g. Your IP address, date and time of the retrieval, transferred amount of data and the requesting provider (access data) contains and documented the call. These access data will not be evaluated and automatically deleted at the latest 30 days after the end of your page visit.

In addition, you have the opportunity to use the rating system of the audited webshop. So you can evaluate the transaction after completion of the contract, and thus after receiving your order, and comment if necessary.

In order to draw your attention to this possibility, you will provide us with information based on Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO in the interest of a serious evaluation in the context of the purchase transaction contact. The personal data collected by us for the purpose of using the rating system will be deleted after 3 months after completion of the assessed delivery of goods.

PayPal

Transactions using PayPal's online payment service PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l. et Cie, S.C.A. 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg, are subject to PayPal's privacy policy, as described in the following link:
https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-prev?locale.x=de_DE

8. Credit information
In the case of the "invoice" payment method, we call upon conclusion of contracts on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO for the purposes of credit checks and creditworthiness monitoring, if necessary, credit information from specialized financial services companies (credit reference agencies) from - there stored address and creditworthiness data for you - which are determined on the basis of mathematical-statistical procedures. This interest is to be regarded as justified within the meaning of the aforementioned provision.
The following credit bureaus, which are the responsible persons within the meaning of Art. 4 No. 7-GDPR, come into consideration, from which we receive the necessary data: Deltavista GmbH, Dessauerstraße 9, 80992 Munich, Creditreform Boniversum GmbH , Hellersbergstraße 11, 41460 Neuss, infoscore Consumer Data GmbH, Rheinstraße 99, 76532 Baden-Baden, Bürgel Business Information GmbH & Co. KG, Gasstraße 18, 22761 Hamburg, SCHUFA Holding AG, Kormoranweg 5, 65201 Wiesbaden, Regis24 GmbH, Zehdenicker Str. 21, 10119 Berlin.
The processing of the data stored in the respective information file takes place for compelling legitimate reasons of creditor and credit protection, which regularly outweighs your interests, rights and freedoms or serves the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims. Only in the case of reasons that arise from a particular situation that you have and must be proven, you can object to the processing of your respective stored data compared to the respective information file. If such special reasons are proven, the respective data will no longer be processed.

9. Affected rights
You have the right:
 
in accordance with Art. 15 DSGVO, to request information about your personal data processed by us. In particular, you can provide information on the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been disclosed, the planned retention period, the right to rectification, deletion, limitation of processing or opposition, the existence of a The right to complain, the source of their data, if not collected from us, and the existence of automated decision-making including profiling and, where appropriate, meaningful information about their details;

pursuant to Art. 16 DSGVO, to demand the correction of incorrect or completed personal data stored by us immediately;

in accordance with Art. 17 DSGVO, to demand the deletion of your personal data stored by us, except where the processing is for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for the fulfillment of a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims is required;

in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data, as far as the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you reject their deletion and we no longer need the data, but you this to assert, exercise or defense of legal claims or you have objected to processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;

pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR to obtain your personal data provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request the transfer to another person responsible;

 pursuant to Art. 7 para. 3 DSGVO your once granted consent to revoke against us at any time. As a result, we are not allowed to continue the data processing based on this consent for the future and

according to Art. 77 GDPR, to complain to a supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your personal data has been unlawful. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or workplace or our headquarters.

10. Right of objection
If your personal data are based on legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO are processed, you have the right to file an objection against the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 21 DSGVO, provided that there are reasons for this arising from your particular situation or the objection is directed against direct mail. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which is implemented by us without specifying any particular situation.

If you would like to make use of your right of revocation or objection, an e-mail to the e-mail address stated in the imprint is sufficient.

11. Data security

We use the popular SSL (Secure Socket Layer) method within the site visit, in conjunction with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser. In general, this is a 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we'll use 128-bit v3 technology instead. Whether a single page of our website is encrypted is shown by the closed representation of the key or lock icon in the lower status bar of your browser.

We also take appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or against unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

12. Updating and changing this privacy policy

This privacy policy is currently valid and is valid as of May 2018.

As a result of the further development of our website and offers thereof or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may be necessary to change this privacy policy. The current privacy policy can be viewed and printed by you at any time on this website.