Privacy statement


Thank you for visiting our website. We want your visit to be as relaxed and safe as possible, and would like to assure you that we will respect your privacy throughout. The following paragraphs will give you some insight into how much we at koziol »ideas for friends GmbH understand the need for personal data protection. As a German company, it goes without saying that we observe the strict provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), the German Telemedia Act (TMG), and similar German data protection legislation for which there is often no equivalent in other countries.

General information

Your personal data (e.g., form of address, name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone numbers, etc.) is used strictly in accordance with the stringent laws on data privacy that apply in Germany, regardless of your country of location. The following paragraphs describe the rules according to which koziol records, processes and uses personal data, as well as the type of information, the scope of information, and the purpose of the information which we restrict ourselves to. This data privacy statement applies only to content visited and viewed on our website. You will find links to other websites on our pages. If you follow these links, please refer to the data privacy statement of the site concerned, in each case.

Personal data

We will not collect or store your personal information unless you have expressly and knowingly given us your consent to do so for a particular purpose. Your personal information will be processed, stored and forwarded only for the purpose you have consented to, and only to the extent to which you have agreed to provide the necessary data.
Without your consent, or unless required to do so by law, koziol »ideas for friends GmbH will not disclose or transfer your personal information to any third party.

Order management

All orders we receive through our website are handled by design3000 Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH, Robert-Bosch-Str. 14, 64711 Erbach, Germany. Your personal data will be transferred to design3000 Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH only to the extent necessary for the completion and fulfilment of your online order. For details on the data protection policy of design3000 Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH, please read their data privacy statement under http://www.design-3000.de/Sicherheitsinformationen/.

Disclosure

On request, we will be happy to provide you with any personal details of yours we have stored at the time, including the type of information, anyone we have forwarded it to, and the purpose for which it has been stored. Simply send a letter of request to the company address, which you will find under Publication details, or write us an e-mail. Please remember to provide adequate proof of your identity.
Similarly, at your request, we will be happy to correct, block or delete any personal details of yours we have stored at the time, if you so require.

Disclaimer and other legal information

All the information contained in this website, including any statements, is provided without guarantee. koziol »ideas for friends GmbH refuses any liability for the accuracy or completeness of the content of this website. In particular, no information read or otherwise obtained from this site may be assumed to be binding with regard to product attributes or warranty, and users of these web pages may not assume any legal right or entitlement on the basis of the content provided here. Errors in the content will be remedied as soon as they have been brought to our notice. Owing to the delays inherent in updating the information contained herein, the content of this website may not always be up-to-date. For this reason, please contact us directly if you have any questions on the status, technical details and availability of our products and services. Links to other websites are not continuously monitored by us. For this reason, we can accept no responsibility for the content of linked websites.


Data and software downloads

koziol »ideas for friends GmbH accepts no responsibility for errors in any data and software downloads from this website. Any software posted by koziol »ideas for friends GmbH on this site will always be checked for viruses first. However, it is the user's responsibility to check the data and software again after downloading, and to ensure that the virus protection software used for this is up-to-date.

Web analytics service "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 analyse how you use the site. The information provided by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to, and stored by, Google on servers in the USA. We have activated Google's anonymization option for this website, so your IP address will be truncated by Google Analytics before it is transferred. This only applies if you are accessing the website from a location within the European Union or a Contracting State. Only in exceptional cases will an IP address be transferred to the Google server in the USA in full, and even then the address will be truncated there before being stored. On behalf of koziol »ideas for friends GmbH, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing us with other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can disable cookies with the aid of the appropriate settings in your browser. However, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. If you do not wish to allow Google to collect and process information on your IP address and your usage of this or other websites with Google Analytics, you can download and install the opt-out plug-in provided under the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).

Information on our use of cookies

We use cookies to optimize the performance of our website. These are small text files that are stored on your computer. Most cookies will be deleted automatically when you close your browser. Other cookies have a long-term function and will stay in place so that we can recognize you when you next return to our website. These cookies provide us with information on your previous visits that we can use to improve your experience of our site each time you are here.
You can prevent websites from storing cookies on your computer by disabling the option in your browser settings. However, if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Use of Facebook social plugins

This website uses social plugins of the social network "facebook.com" (henceforth "facebook" for short). Facebook is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The plugins, such as the "Like" button used on our pages, can be recognized as such by the facebook logo they display. You can find an overview of the different types of facebook plugin here: developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
Whenever you load a page of our website that contains a "Like" button or other facebook social plugin, a direct connection will be set up between your browser and the facebook servers. In this way, facebook will register that you are visiting this website and which page you are accessing.
Moreover, if you are a member of facebook and are logged in, facebook can link this information directly to your account. This applies even if you do not interact with the plugin. If you do interact, e.g., click the like button on one of our product pages, this information will also be transferred to facebook and stored there.
For more information on facebook’s data use policy, including information on the scope of information collected, the purpose for which it is collected, your rights and possible options in controlling the data use, please read their data privacy statement under (http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/).
If you do not wish to allow facebook to link information about your visit to our website with your facebook user account, please make sure you log off facebook before loading any of our pages.