Privacy policy

1. Your privacy is our concern 

We’re happy that you’re interested in our company and our products. We want to feel secure with regard to your privacy when you visit the pages of our website. We take your privacy very seriously. It goes without saying that we abide by the terms of the German Federal Data Protection Act. 

We want you to know when we collect data, and how we use it. We have adopted technical and organizational measures that ensure that the regulations regarding privacy and data protection are observed, both by us and by external service providers who work for us. 

 

2. Personal data 

Personal data is information that identifies you. This includes, for example, information such as: name, address, telephone number and email address. To use our website, it is not necessary for you to disclose any personal information. In certain cases however, we need your name, address and other details so that we can provide the desired services. 

This also applies to sending you information or ordered goods or answering individual questions. Where necessary, we will point this out to you. In addition, we collect and store only the data that you provide to us voluntarily or automatically. 

If you request our service, we usually only use those data collected that we need to fulfil your request. If we ask for more personal data, it is voluntary. We use personal data in order to provide the requested service and protect our own business interests. 

 

3. Intended use of personal data 

In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act, we only collect, process and use the personal data you provide to us for the reasons disclosed to you. We will not sell or rent your data to a third party. We disclose your personal information to third parties only in the event that an administrative or court order exists, if it is required for credit protection or if you have given your express consent. 

Our staff and the service companies contracted by us are sworn to secrecy and must comply with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act. Your data will not be used for advertising or market research by third parties unless you have given your express consent. 

 

4. Non-personal data that is collected automatically 

When using our website, the following data is stored for organizational and technical reasons: names of the pages accessed, browser and operating system used, date and time of access, search engines used, names of downloaded files and your IP address. 

We evaluate this technical data anonymously and only for statistical purposes, so that we can continue to optimize our internet presence and make our internet services more attractive to you. This anonymous data does not allow anyone to identify an individual person. Your personal information and your privacy are protected in this manner. 

 

5. Use of cookies 

When you visit one of our websites, information may be saved on your computer as a cookie. Cookies are small text files sent by a web server to your browser and stored on the hard drive of your computer. This information is used to automatically recognize you when you revisit our websites again and provide you with a smoother navigating experience. Cookies enable us, for example, to adapt a website to your interests. 

Of course you can also use our websites without cookies. If you do not want us to recognize your computer next time you visit, you can prevent the storage of cookies on your computer by disallowing the use of cookies in your browser settings. You can find exactly how to do that in the instructions provided by your browser provider. If you do not accept cookies, this can limit the functionality of our websites. 

 

6. Google Analytics 

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is generally transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. IP anonymization has been activated for this website, which means that Google will truncate the user’s IP address within Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Users can also prevent the collection of the personal data generated by the cookie (including your IP address) and its use by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link. The current link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

 

7. Security 

We have taken appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data from accidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, destruction, and access by unauthorized parties. All our employees and all external persons processing data are bound by the German Federal Privacy Protection Act, and will treat your data confidentially. 

If personal data is collected, its transfer will be encrypted in order to prevent misuse of data by third parties. Our security measures are subject to continuous revision in line with technical developments. 

 

8. General notice regarding external links 

For your information, our website contains links to the websites of third parties. We have no influence over the content or design of those websites, which are operated by third parties. The contents of this privacy statement may not apply on those sites. Please inform yourself with the respective provider through the privacy statements provided on the respective website. 

 

9. Changes to our privacy policy 

We reserve the right to change our security and data protection measures where this becomes necessary due to technological developments. In these cases, we will also adapt our privacy policy accordingly. Please refer to the current version of our data privacy statement. 

 

10. Right to information/objection 

At any time you can request to be informed about which of your personal data is being stored by us. You can also retract your consent to the collection and storage of your personal data by us at any time. If necessary, please contact info@stoba-memmingen.de

 

11. Data protection officer 

If you have further questions regarding this privacy information or the processing of your personal information, please contact our data protection officer: info@stoba-memmingen.de