Based on our legitimate interests (e.g. interest in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our online offer in accordance with article 6 clause 1, littera f General Data Protection Regulations DSGVO), we make use of content or services offered by third-party providers in order to provide their content and services, such as integrating videos or fonts (in the following collectively mentioned as “content”). This always presupposes that the third party providers of this content, perceive the IP address of the users, since they cannot send the content to their browser without the IP address. The IP address is therefore required for the presentation of this content. We strive to use only content which respective providers use the IP address solely for the delivery of the content. Third parties may also use so-called pixel tags (invisible graphics, also mentioned as “web beacons”) for statistical or marketing purposes. The “pixel tags” can be used to evaluate information such as visitor traffic on the pages of this website. The pseudonymous information may also be stored in cookies on the user’s device and may include, but is not limited to, technical information about the browser and operating system, referring web sites, accessing time and other information regarding the use of our online offer.
The following presentation provides an overview of third party providers as well as their contents, in addition to links to their data protection statements, which contain further information on the processing of data and as already mentioned here, objection possibilities (so-called opt-out):
If our customers use the payment services of third parties (e.g. PayPal or (Sofortüberweisung) immediate transfer), the terms and conditions and the data protection notice of the respective third party providers, which are available within the respective websites or transaction applications are presented.
External fronts of the Google, Inc., https://www.google.com/fonts (“Google Fronts”). The integration of Google fonts is done by a server call to Google (usually in the USA). Data protection declaration: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, Opt-Out: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/.
Maps of the service “Google Maps” is provided by the third party provider Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland, USA. Data protection declaration: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, Opt-Out: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/.
Videos of the platform “YouTube” of the third party provider Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland. Data protection declaration: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, Opt-Out: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/.
Functions of the provider Instagram are integrated within our online offer. These functions are offered by the Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to associate the access to our pages with your user account. Please note that we as the provider of the site do not receive knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Instagram. Data protection declaration: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.
Our online offerings use features of the LinkedIn network. Provider is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time you visit one of our pages that contains LinkedIn features, it will connect to the LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn will be informed that you have accessed our website with your IP address. If you click LinkedIn’s “Recommend Button” and are logged in to your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn will be able to associate you and our user’s account when you access the website. Please note, that we as the provider of the pages have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by LinkedIn. Data protection declaration: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy, Opt-Out: https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out.
We use Social Plugin of the social network Pinterest which is operated by the Pinterest Inc., 635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94301, USA (“Pinterest”). When you visit a page containing such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of Pinterest. The plugin transmits protocol data to the server of Pinterest in the USA. This log data may include your IP address, the address of the sites you visit, including Pinterest features, browser type and settings, the date and time of the request, how you use Pinterest and cookies. Data protection declaration: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy.
Web analysis and optimization using the Hotjar service of the third party provider Hotjar Ltd., Level 2, St Julians Business Centre, 3, Elia Zammit Street, St Julians STJ 1000, Malta, Europe. With Hotjar, movements on the websites can be traced where Hotjar is used (so-called Heatmaps). For example, you can see how far users are scrolling and how often which buttons are clicked. Furthermore, technical data such as selected language, system, screen resolution and browser type are recorded. At least temporarily, here during the the access to our website profiles of users can be created. Furthermore, using Hotjar it is also possible to obtain feedback directly from the users of the website. By these means, we gain valuable information to make our websites even faster and more customer-friendly. Data protection declaration: https://www.hotjar.com/privacy. Opt-Out: https://www.hotjar.com/opt-out.