Liability, data protection and copyright
User Privacy Notice
Thank you for visiting our website. Protection of your privacy is very important to us. Below you will find extensive information about how we handle your data.
Visiting this website
You may visit our website without revealing any personal information. We collect only access data in the so-called server log files, such as e.g. name of the requested file, IP address, date and time of the processing request, volume of data transmitted, and the requesting provider. These data will be used exclusively to ensure a smooth operation of the website and analysed for the purpose of improving our website and then deleted. They do not allow us to identify you.
These cookies are necessary to enable you to use our website. This includes e.g. cookies that enable you to log into the customer area or add items to your shopping cart.
Analytical / performance cookies
These cookies enable collecting anonymised data about user behaviour on our website. We analyse them e.g. to improve the functionality of our website and recommend you products that will be interesting to you.
These cookies are used for certain features of our website, e.g. to improve the website’s navigation, or deliver to you customised and relevant information (e.g. ads that match your interests).
These cookies record information about your visit to the website, previously viewed pages and links you clicked. We use this information to tailor our website and displayed ads to your interests.
The cookies of some of our advertising providers help make the on-line offering and our website more attractive to you. Therefore, cookies of our partner providers are also saved to your hard disk when you are visiting our website. These are temporary cookies and are automatically deleted after a specific timeframe. As a rule, cookies of our partner providers are deleted a few days or up to 24 months later, or in some cases after several years. Cookies of our partner providers do not collect personal data, either. They will collect exclusively pseudonymised data under a user ID. These pseudonymised data will not be associated with your personal data at any time.
How can I change cookie settings in my browser?
Every browser has a different policy for managing the cookie settings. The browser’s policy is described in the Help menu of every browser and explains how you can change your cookie settings. To find out how to change the settings in your browser, see the links below:
Internet Explorer™: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
Opera™ : http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/en/cookies.html
Google Double Click Cookie
In connection with the use of Google Analytics, Google uses the so-called DoubleClick cookies which enable recognising your browser whenever you visit other websites. The information generated by cookies about your visit of this website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. As IP anonymization is enabled on this website, some parts of the IP address will be masked within the area of member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area before sending. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the USA and masked there. Google will not associate your anonymised IP address, transmitted from your browser through Google Analytics, with any other data held by Google.
Google will use this information to analyse how you use the website and tailor ads to be displayed to you, to compile reports about your website activities and ads for advertising providers and to provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet. In addition, Google may transfer this information to third parties from time to time if this is required by the law or if third parties process such data by order of Google. Google will however not associate your IP address with any of other data held by Google.
Web analytics tools
In addition, you may prevent the data generated by cookies and related to your usage of this website (incl. your IP address) from being recorded and processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available through the following link. Alternatively to the browser plugin, you may click this link to prevent Google Analytics from recording your data on this website in the future. In this process, an opt-out cookie will be stored on your end-user device. If you clear your cookies, you will have to click the link again.
Your personal data will be collected if you voluntarily supply them to us when contacting us or during the registration for our services. We use your data solely to be able to offer you the information and services you request, which means that we will store and process only the data and information that are absolutely necessary to respond to your enquiry or execute an agreement. If you contact us but did not sign a membership agreement, we will delete your data from our customer database if you request us to.
This general information applies to all sections of this document mutatis mutandis.
Protection of your data against misuse
We take the latest technological and organisational measures to ensure that our website and other systems are secure and to prevent your data from being lost, destroyed, accessed, altered or circulated by unauthorised parties. For the transfer of personal data, such as enquiry, registration or buyer protection related data, we use encryption technology to ensure the highest degree of confidentiality. Your personal data are password-protected so that you are the only person to access them. Our servers use various security mechanisms and authorisation checks to hinder unauthorised access. Nevertheless, you should maintain the confidentiality of your login data at all times and close the browser window once you stop communicating with the Trusted Shops. Thus, you are ensuring that no-one, except for you, is able to access your personal data if you’re sharing the computer with others.
Data Protection Officer
If you have any questions about how we collect, process or use your personal data, want to enquire about, correct, block or delete your data, or withdraw any consents you’ve given, please contact in writing our in-house data protection officer of G.W.P. Manufacturing Services AG:
G.W.P. Manufacturing Services AG
Rheinstraße 10 C
In addition to the internal data protection controls ensured by our in-house data protection officer, certain control authorities were established under the Federal Data Protection Act who may help you enforce your rights. G.W.P. Manufacturing Services AG falls within the jurisdiction of the supervisory office of the Brandenburg federal state: Landesbeauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit
[State Commissioner for the Protection of Data and Freedom of Information]
Stahnsdorfer Damm 77
Telefon: +49 33203 356-0
Telefax: +49 33203 356-49
In accordance with § 4g (2) of the Federal Data Protection Act, the data protection officer is obligated, on request, to make the obligatorily registered procedural information available to anyone in an appropriate manner. Should you wish to access the obligatorily registered procedural information of G.W.P. AG, please contact the data protection officer.
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