Please Note: This Declaration is a translation of the German version. In case of discrepancies between this version and the German version, the German version will apply
This privacy statement is intended to inform the users of this website in accordance with the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Tele-Media Act (TMG) on the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by A+E („us", „website operator"). The website operator takes your data protection very seriously and treats your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal regulations.
Please keep in mind that data transmission on the Internet is not completely free of security leaks. A full protection against illegal access is not feasible.
The website operator or his page provider collects access data from each page visit and stores them as "Server LogFiles" including follows:
Visited web page
Time at time of access
Amount of data sent in bytes
Source/reference from which the page was accessed
IP address used
Operating system used
The collected data are only used for statistical evaluations and for the improvement of the website. However, the website operator reserves the right to check the server logfiles retrospectively, should there be a concrete indications of illegal use.
When you register on our website, we ask for your name and address, the name and address of your company, your e-mail address and a password. This will enable us to send you information that might be of interest to you and allows yourself easy log-in and access to your customer account and data.
If you place an order with us, your name, e-mail address, billing address, delivery address, telephone number and -for companies- your VAT ID must be known to us. This will enable us to process your orders and inform you of your order status.
Your order with all the entered order data is stored in your personal customer account. We will not collect any further data for payment by PayPal or Pay-Now, you will be forwarded instead to the website of the selected online payment system at the end of the ordering process. Further information on the payment transaction and the use the necessary data will be available there.
Since the URL of the Lightbox is sent by e-mail and can be viewed by clicking on the URL link, the content may be viewed but not altered by anyone else than yourself or a recipient authorized by yourself.
Personal data is all information that is used to identify your person and which can be traced back to you, for example your name, your e-mail address and telephone number. The website operator collects, uses and transmits Personal data to third party only within the legal framework and your consent.
If you communicate with the website operator through the offered contact options, your information will be stored so that it can be used for processing and answering your request. Without your consent this data will not be passed on to third parties.
If you leave a post or comment on this website, your IP address will be saved. This serves the security of the website operator: If your text violates applicable law, he wants to be able to track your identity.
You, as a user, may receive free information about the personal data that has been stored. If your request does not conflict with a statutory obligation to retain data (e.g. data retention), you have the right to correct incorrect data and to block or delete your personal data.
For statistical evaluation of the access to the website the website operator or the website provider use the service of Google-Analytics by Google Inc. Google uses the data and information obtained, among other things, to evaluate the use of this website in order to compile online reports.
Google Analytics sets a cookie in your browser. With the setting of the cookie, Google will allow an analysis of the use of this website. Every visit to a Web page which contains a Google Analytics component automatically causes the Internet browser to submit data to Google. No personal data information is sent to Google. The IP address will only be forwarded to Google after anonymization.