§ 1 Personal Data
a) Personal Data
Personal data are data which disclose or can disclose the customer’s identity. Aimeos GmbH adheres to the policy of data avoidance. As far as possible, collection of personal data is avoided.
Personal data exclusively serves to initiate contracts, draft content, execute or process a contractual relationship. As a matter of principle, data are not forwarded to third parties. Use of personally-related data only takes place to the extent that is necessary, especially to establish a customer account, to fulfill and process an order, or where Aimeos GmbH is legally or by court order required, or if necessary, to prohibit abuse against the General Terms and Conditions in a legitimate manner.
The customer can object to the storage of their personal data at any time. Data, which must be kept ready for the purpose of processing the contract, is exempt from this.
d) Right to Information
Upon written request, Aimeos GmbH shall inform the customer about the storage of their data.
e) Right to Correction, Deletion, and Blocking of Data
The customer has the right to correct, delete or block inaccurate personal data upon request at any time. The use of this right is free-of-charge and can simply be requested by filling out the contact form. As a matter of principle, this service is free-of-charge.
§ 2 User and Registration Data
To set up the Internet page, user and registration data are collected, processed, and used, as necessary. Customer data and IP address are registered with a time and date stamp in the log file, and used and saved for the purpose of this webpage’s statistical evaluation. User and registration data will not be merged with personal data.
§ 3 Data Security
a) Data Security
All data on www.aimeos.de and www.aimeos.com are secured through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification and distribution. Aimeos GmbH will, however, not assume any liability against the destruction and damage of data.
b) Sessions and Cookies
§ 4 Newsletter
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the data you provided to send you this newsletter. In this case, your email address is being used for our own marketing purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. You can object to this agreement with effect to the future by unsubscribing from the newsletter at any time.
§ 5 Services by Third-Party Providers
Use of Piwik
This website uses Piwik, which is a web analytics service. Piwik uses so-called “cookies”, text files, which are stored on your computer and which allow you to analyze the website’s usage. Information generated by cookies about your usage of this website will be transmitted to our server (including your shortened IP address) and stored for usage analysis purposes, which serves us to optimize the website. Your IP address is anonymized immediately during this process so that you, the user, remain anonymous to us. The information generated through the cookies about your usage of this website will not be forwarded to third-parties. You can prevent the usage of cookies through the appropriate setting of your browser software; however, it is possible that you will in this instance you will not be able to use all functions of this website in its full scale, as the case may be. If you do not agree with the storage and analysis of data from your visit, you can object to the storage and usage at any time. In this case, a so-called Opt-Out Cookie is stored in your browser, which results in the fact that Piwik will not collect any session data. Caution: If you delete your cookies, it is possible that the Opt-Out Cookie is also deleted, as a result and that it has to be newly activated by you, as the case may be. Following this link will deactives Piwik.
Use of Facebook Plug-Ins
On these Internet pages, plug-ins of the social media network facebook.com are used which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The appropriate address for information collected by Facebook is Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland.
When you open a web page on our Internet website with such a plug-in, a connection to the Facebook server is made through data transmission of your browser, showing the plug-in on the Internet website. The plug-in connects to the Facebook server and transmits which of our websites you visited. Should you be logged in as Facebook member, Facebook will match this information to your personal Facebook user account. When using plug-in functions (i.e. Like-Button, writing commentary), this information is also matched to your Facebook account which you can only prevent by logging out of the service before using this plug-in. More information about collecting and using data through Facebook, your respective rights, options to protect your privacy, you will find at Facebook’s Data Use Policy page.
Use of Twitter
Use of XING (Share Button)
§ 6 Contact information
To contact us regarding data protection, the customer can contact the appropriate contact person listed in the Legal Notice or use the contact form.