PRIVACY AND DATA PROTECTION
We appreciate your visit to our website and thank you for your interest in our company,
our products and our web pages. Protecting your privacy when using our web pages is
important to us. Therefore, please take note of the following information:
1) BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT HANDLING PERSONAL DATA
Basically, you may visit our website without us collecting any personal data from you.
Personal data is only collected if you voluntarily disclose such data for the purpose of
concluding a contract or opening a customer account. Without your explicit consent, this
data is merely used for contract performance and processing your inquiries. Upon
complete fulfilment of the contract and complete payment of the purchase price your
data will be stored with care for tax and commercial law retention periods, to be deleted
upon expiry of these periods.
When contacting us (for example via contact form or e-mail) personal data will be
collected. It is evident from the respective input form which data are collected. Those
data will be stored and processed exclusively for the purpose of responding to your
enquiry or of getting in contact with you and for the connected technical administration.
Your data will be deleted after final processing of your inquiry, if you so desire, provided
that legal retention periods will not be barred by a deletion.
Furthermore, personal data will be collected, if you register with our e-mail newsletter.
Those data will be used for advertising purposes in the form of an e-mail newsletter, if
you agree in this expressly as follows:
"Yes I want to subscribe the edition an Treeck newsletter. Please send me general
product and news about products, promotions and events."
You can cancel the newsletter at any time by clicking on the link provided in the
newsletter or by a corresponding message addressed to us. After cancelation your
e-mail address will be immediately deleted in our newsletter mailing list.
The dispatch of newsletters takes place via the service provider The Rocket Science
Group, LLC d/b/a MailChimp, 512 Means St., Suite 404 Atlanta, Georgia- 30318, USA
(http://www.mailchimp.com/), the company to which we pass on your personal data for
the purpose of transmitting newsletters. Please note, that normally your personal data
will be transmitted to a MailChimp server in the USA and stored there. We have
concluded a data processing contract with MailChimp to protect your data on the basis
of EU commission standard contractual clauses in order to enable the transmission of
your personal data to Mail Chimp. This data processing contract can be seen at the
following internet address, if interested:
http://mailchimp.com/legal/forms/data-processing-agreement/. You may object to the
storage and use of your personal data at any time with effect for the future. To this end,
please contact us via the e-mail address mentioned in the legal notice.
2) TRANSFER OF PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF ORDER HANDLING
For the purpose of contract fulfillment, personal data collected by us are transferred to
the transport company commissioned with the delivery, provided this is required for
delivering the goods. For the processing of payments we pass on your payment data to
the authorized banking institution.
Among other things this website uses so-called "cookies” serving to make our Internet
presence more user-friendly, effective and secure – for instance to accelerate navigation
on our platform. Furthermore, cookies allow us to measure the frequency of website
visits as well as general navigation. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer
system. Please note that some of these cookies are transferred from our server to your
computer system, mostly so-called "session cookies”. "Session cookies” are
characterized by being automatically deleted from your hard drive upon the end of the
browser session. Other cookies remain on your computer system and allow us to
recognize your computer system during your next visit (so-called permanent cookies).
You may certainly decline these cookies at any time provided your browser permits this.
Please note that once your browser is set to decline cookies (from our website) certain
features of this website may not be available or restricted.
4) INFORMATION ON CUSTOMER RIGHTS AND CONTACTS
You are entitled to obtain information on your saved data free of charge and on how to
correct, block or delete this data where applicable. Please contact us with any further
inquiries about the collection, processing or use of your personal data. The same shall
apply for obtaining information, your requests to block, delete or correct your personal
data as well as for withdrawals of granted consents. You can find our contact address in
our legal notice.