Privacy statement

Scope

The protection of personal data is the core matter of data protection measures. According to Sec. 3 (1) of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), personal data means any personal or factual information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes name, postal address, email address or telephone number, sometimes also user data such as your IP address. Data protection is legally based on the statutory provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG).

Handling of personal data

Personal data is any information that can be used to identify a certain person, i.e. information that can be traced back to a person. This includes name, email address and telephone number. Information on preferences, hobbies, memberships and information about which website someone has viewed also belong to personal data.

H. Schoppe & Schultz GmbH & Co. KG collects, uses and forwards personal data only to the legally permitted extent or if the users have agreed to the collection of data.

Evaluation of website usage

The following log files on the usage of this website will be electronically stored, statistically evaluated for the purpose of assessing the operation, safety and improvement of the website and subsequently deleted: name of website accessed, file, date and time of access, data volume transferred, report on successful access, browser type and version, operating system of the visitor, referrer URL (webpage visited previously), IP address and user’s provider.

H. Schoppe & Schultz GmbH & Co. KG reserves the right to re-examine the log files if there is concrete evidence of a possible illegal use.

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 the use of the website by the visitors will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

In the case of IP-anonymization being activated on this website, the IP address of the user of Google will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the entire IP address be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymization is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website by its visitors, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

Your IP address which is transferred to Google Analytics by your browser will not be associated 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. Furthermore, users can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

As an alternative to the browser add-on or for browsers on mobile devices please visit this link to prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data for this website in the future. In this case, an opt-out cookie will be stored on your computer or device. Delete your cookies by clicking again on this link.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file which allows specific, device-related information to be stored on the user’s device (PC, mobile phone and similar). Cookies are used for making the website user-friendly and therefore serve the user (e.g. storage of log-in information). However, they also collect and analyze statistical data on the use of the website in order to improve the website’s offer. Users can influence the use of cookies. Most browsers have an option that allows limiting or completely preventing the use of cookies. However, it is pointed out that the lack of cookies may limit the use and in particular the convenience of use of the website.

Control your online advertising preferences by visiting www.aboutads.info/choices (in the US) or  www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices (in the EU).

Contact form

When contacting H. Schoppe & Schultz GmbH & Co. KG through the contact form or by email, the user’s information will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for being able to reply to subsequent queries.

Integration of third party services and content

It may be that third party contents have been integrated in this online offer, for example, YouTube videos, Vimeo, maps provided by Google Maps, RSS feeds or diagrams from other websites. This always requires that the providers of such contents (in the following called “third party providers”) take notice of the user’s IP address. The IP address is required for the presentation of contents by third party suppliers.

Social media links

This website has been designed to be user-friendly and it does not use any social media plug-ins. In doing so we exclude the transfer of your data (user data, cookies)to third parties without your previous consent. Links to social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, Xing etc.) on this website have been used exclusively for sharing the respective page contents. When the user intentionally clicks on one of the Share buttons, the current address (URL) will be sent to the selected service in a new browser tab.

The service provider has no influence whatsoever on the extent of data collected by social media services on their pages and thus informs the user only about his knowledge. For more information on the purpose and scope of data collection, further processing and use of data by social media services as well as on the relevant rights and possible settings to protect your privacy, please refer to the privacy statements of the respective social media services.

Cancellation, modifications, corrections and updates

The user has the right to be informed about his personal data stored upon request and free of charge. Moreover, the user has the right of incorrect data to be rectified and the right of personal data to be blocked or deleted if there is no legal obligation to retain such data.

Contact

If you have any more questions regarding the handling of your data, please send an email to info@schoppe-instant-beverages.de