Privacy and data protection

The customer is obliged to register in the course of the purchasing process. Only those customer's data will be requested and saved that are essential to the handling of the ordering and payment processes. All personal and payment-relevant data are transmitted via a SSL-secured connection.

To the extent that shipment and payment processes are operated by third-party companies (e.g. payment by credit card), these companies' data protection regulations will apply and will be duly mentioned in the appropriate places. Apart from that, no customers' data will be passed on to third parties or used for unsolicited avdvertising activities.

If the customer sends us a notification by e-mail or by mail, personal data contained in these messages will be deleted following the termination of the purchase process.

Google Analytics:
This website uses Google Analytics, a web-analyzing service tool by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics makes use of so called "cookies", i. e. text files that are saved to your computer, which allow for the analysis of your activities on this website. The information regarding your activities on this website created by the cookie will usually be transferred to and saved on a Google server hosted in the USA. In the case you have activated IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be shortened before by Google inside the European Union and in other signatory countries of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional situations your full IP address will be transferred to a Google server hosted in the USA and shortened only there. Google will use these information upon request of this website's operator to analyze your use of this website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide further website and internet-related services to the website operator. Your IP-address transferred from your browser via Google Analytics will not be brought together with other kinds of data by Google. You may disable the saving of cookies by selecting the corresponding setting option in your browser software. However, we would like to advise you that under such circumstances you may not be able to use all features of this website to the full extent. In addition, you may also prevent the data generated by the cookie and related to your website activities (incl. your IP-address) from being transferred to Google and from being processed by Google. In order to do so you need to download and install a browser plugin through the following link:

You may avoid being captured by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. It causes an opt-out cookie to be set that prevents any future capturing of your data when visiting this web site: Deactivating Google Analytics

Further information on terms of use and data protection can be found under: htttp// as well as under We advise you that on this website Google Analytics has been enlarged by the code "gat_anonymizelp()", in order to safeguard the anonymized capturing of IP addresses (the so called IP-masking).