We appreciate your interest in our home page and our company. Despite careful review of content, we cannot assume responsibility for external links to third party content. The protection of your personal data during the collection, processing and use of it during your visit to our home page is an important concern for us. Your data is protected within the framework of statutory requirements. Below you will find information as to how data is collected during your visit to our home page and how this is used.

Collection and Processing of Data  
Every instance of access to our home page and each instance of a retrieval of the files stored thereon are logged. The storage serves internal system-related and statistical purposes. Logging involves the name of the access file, the date and time of access, the amount of data transferred, notification of successful retrieval, Web browser and inquiring domain. In addition the IP address of the computer making the inquiry is logged. Further personal data will only be collected if you voluntarily provide it, e.g. as part of a request or during registration.

Use of Google Analytics (Privacy Information)  
This web site uses Google Analytics, a web analytic service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies,” text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the web site. The information generated by the cookies about the use of your Web site is usually transferred to a Google service in the USA and stored there. In case of activation of IP anonymization on this web site, your IP address from Google will be truncated within member states of the European Union or other parties to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this web site Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the web site, compiling reports on web site activity and providing other services related to your use of the web site and the Internet to the Web site operator. When the IP address of your browser is transmitted in the context of Google Analytics it will not be merged with other Google data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, we must point out that in this event you may not be able to use all features of this Web site to their full extent. In addition, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the link you can also prevent the data generated by the cookies and related to your use of the Web site (including your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google.

Use and Disclosure of Personal Data  
If you have provided us with personal data, we can only use it to answer your questions, to execute contracts with you, and for technical administration. Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties or otherwise transferred only if it serves the purpose of the contract – in particular the disclosure of order data to suppliers. You have the right to revoke your consent with future effect at any time. Your stored personal data is erased if you revoke your consent therefor, if this knowledge is no longer necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was stored, or when such storage is impermissible for other statutory reasons.

Right to Information  
Upon written request we will inform you about the data stored about you. Security information: we strive to protect your personal data by using all technical and organizational possibilities to make your data inaccessible to third parties. However, when communicating by email complete data security cannot be guaranteed so that we recommend that you send confidential information through the mail.