Privacy policy


We take the protection and security of personal data very seriously, therefore we comply strictly with the rules of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union.

Generally, we safe and process personal data of our users only to the extent necessary to provide a functional website as well as our content and services. The processing of personal data shall only be permissible subject to the prior agreement of the user. An exception hereto shall only apply where the obtaining of a consent is impossible for actual reasons and the processing of the data is permitted by legal provisions.

The following guidelines inform you about the nature, scope and purpose of the ascertainment, processing and using of personal data. This privacy policy refers only to our websites. In case links on our pages take you to other pages, review the information on the respective pages to learn how your data are handled there.

Contact details

If you contact us the operator of the website using the offered possibilities, your data will be saved in order to process your inquiry and to respond to that. Without your agreement, this data will not be transferred to third parties.

Inventory data

(1) Your personal data, insofar as these are necessary for this contractual relationship (inventory data) in terms of its establishment, organization of content and modifications, are used exclusively for fulfilling the contract. For goods to be delivered, for instance, your name and address must be relayed to the supplier of the goods.

(2) Without your explicit consent or a legal basis, your personal data are not passed on to third parties outside the scope of fulfilling this contract. After completion of the contract, your data are blocked against further use. After expiry of deadlines as per tax-related and commercial regulations, these data are deleted unless you have expressly consented to their further use.

Comments and articles

If you post an article or comment on this website, your IP address will be saved. This is necessary to preserve our legitimate rights in the sense of the General Data Protection Regulation and to protect us as operator of this website. In case that your comment violates applicable law, it is possible that we are prosecuted by the law enforcement authorities and therefore we have an interest to know the identity of the author of comment or article.

Data transfer / data logging

During the visit of this website the web server automatically creates log files which cannot be mapped to a certain person. This data includes for example browser type, browser version, used operating system, the previously visited page, IP address of the requesting computer, access date and time and file request by the client (file name and URL). This data will be saved only for the purpose of the statistical evaluation. A transfer to a third party for commercial and uncommercial reasons does not take place.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA “Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
Google LLC complies with the European data protection law and is certified according the:

As the IP-anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymization is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP-address that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
You can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under
This guarantees anonymized data collection by masking the last part of your IP address.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use by the Google Inc. and data privacy can be found here:


(1) We use cookies for the purpose of optimizing our website. These are small text files that are stored on your computer These cookies are deleted after closing the web browser. Other cookies remain on your computer and enable us to recognize your computer during your next visit (so-called permanent cookies). Therefore, we are able to provide a better access to our website.

(2) You can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by choosing “Blocking cookies” in your browser settings. However, this can result in a functional limitation of our offerings.

User rights

As a user you have a right to free-of-charge information about your stored personal data. You have also a right to demand the correction or deletion of the data stored by us. If applicable you can also claim your right of data portability. If you believe that your data is processed unlawfully you can file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.

Deletion of Data

You have the right to delete data if this wish does not conflict with a legal obligation to save those data. The data that we store will be deleted if the storage is no longer necessary for the intended purpose. If the deletion cannot be performed as the data is necessary for legal purposes the data processing will be restricted. In this case the data will be lock and not processed for other purposes.

Right of objection

User of this website can make use of their right of objection and can object at any time to the processing of personal data. In the case you wish a correction, blocking, or deletion of your stored data or if you need further information about the ascertainment, processing and usage of those data or if you want to revoke your given approval please send an e-mail to the following address:

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We will update this privacy policy for the protection of your data from time to time. It is recommended to look at this privacy policy to be up to date about our actions to protect personal data and how we improve the content of our website. If we make major changes regarding collection, processing or transfer of personal data we will publish those changes on our website by a clearly visible note. By accessing or using this website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this privacy policy.