Privacy policy

Data Protection Declaration


1) Information on the Collection of Personal Data and Contact Details of the
Controller


1.1 We are pleased that you are visiting our website and thank you for your interest. In
the following pages, we inform you about the handling of your personal data when using
our website. Personal data is all data with which you can be personally identified.


1.2 The controller in charge of data processing on this website, within the meaning of
the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is Eusono GbR, Aufderhöher Straße 96
A, 42699 Solingen, Deutschland, Tel.: 0212 / 4017944, E-Mail: info@eusono.de. The
controller in charge of the processing of personal data is the natural or legal person who
alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of
personal data.


1.3 This website uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the
transmission of personal data and other confidential content (e.g. orders or inquiries to
the controller). You can recognize an encrypted connection by the character string
https:// and the lock symbol in your browser line.


2) Data Collection When You Visit Our Website


When using our website for information only, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise
provide us with information, we only collect data that your browser transmits to our
server (so-called "server log files"). When you visit our website, we collect the following
data that is technically necessary for us to display the website to you:
- Our visited website
- Date and time at the moment of access
- Amount of data sent in bytes
- Source/reference from which you came to the page
- Browser used
- Operating system used
- IP address used (if applicable: in anonymized form)
Data processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 (1) point f GDPR on the basis of
our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. The
data will not be passed on or used in any other way. However, we reserve the right to
check the server log files subsequently, if there are any concrete indications of illegal
use.


3) Cookies


In order to make your visit to our website attractive and to enable the use of certain
functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are
stored on your end device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the
browser session, i.e. after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other
cookies remain on your terminal and enable us or our partner companies (third-party
cookies) to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). If cookies are
set, they collect and process specific user information such as browser and location data
as well as IP address values according to individual requirements. Persistent cookies are
automatically deleted after a specified period, which may vary depending on the cookie.
In some cases, cookies are used to simplify the ordering process by saving settings (e.g.
remembering the content of a virtual shopping basket for a later visit to the website). If
personal data are also processed by individual cookies set by us, the processing is
carried out in accordance with Art. 6 (1) point b GDPR either for the execution of the
contract or in accordance with Art. 6 (1) point f GDPR to safeguard our legitimate
interests in the best possible functionality of the website and a customer-friendly and
effective design of the page visit.


We work together with advertising partners who help us to make our website more
interesting for you. For this purpose, cookies from partner companies are also stored on
your hard drive when you visit our website (third-party cookies). You will be informed
individually and separately about the use of such cookies and the scope of the
information collected in each case within the following sections.
Please note that you can set your browser in such a way that you are informed about
the setting of cookies and you can decide individually about their acceptance or exclude
the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally. Each browser differs in the way
it manages the cookie settings. This is described in the help menu of each browser,
which explains how you can change your cookie settings. You will find these for the
respective browsers under the following links:


- Internet Explorer:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-mana
ge-cookies


- Firefox: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/privacy/websites/#cookies


- Chrome:
https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl
=en


- Safari:
https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri1147
1/mac


- Opera: https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies
Please note that the functionality of our website may be limited if cookies are not
accepted.



4) Contacting Us


When you contact us (e.g. via contact form or e-mail), personal data is collected. Which
data is collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact
form. These data are stored and used exclusively for the purpose of responding to your
request or for establishing contact and for the associated technical administration. The
legal basis for processing data is our legitimate interest in responding to your request in
accordance with Art. 6 (1) point f GDPR. If your contact is aimed at concluding a
contract, the additional legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 (1) point b GDPR. Your
data will be deleted after final processing of your enquiry; this is the case if it can be
inferred from the circumstances that the facts in question have been finally clarified,
provided that there are no legal storage obligations to the contrary.


5) Data Processing When Opening a Customer Account and for Contract
Processing


Pursuant to Art. 6 (1) point b GDPR, personal data will continue to be collected and
processed if you provide them to us for the execution of a contract or when opening a
customer account. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms.
It is possible to delete your customer account at any time. This can be done by sending
a message to the above-mentioned address of the controller. We store and use the data
provided by you for contract processing. After complete processing of the contract or
deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked in consideration of tax and
commercial retention periods and deleted after expiry of these periods, unless you have
expressly consented to further use of your data or a legally permitted further use of data
has been reserved by our site, about which we will inform you accordingly below.


6) Processing of Data for the Purpose of Order Handling


6.1 The personal data collected by us will be passed on to the transport company
commissioned with the delivery within the scope of contract processing, insofar as this is
necessary for the delivery of the goods. We will pass on your payment data to the
commissioned credit institution within the framework of payment processing, if this is
necessary for payment handling. If payment service providers are used, we explicitly
inform you of this below. The legal basis for the transfer of data is Art. 6 (1) point b
GDPR.


6.2 Use of Payment Service Providers
- Paypal
When you pay via PayPal, credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or - if offered -
"purchase on account" or "payment by instalments" via PayPal, we transmit your
payment data to PayPal (Europe) S.a.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449
Luxembourg (hereinafter "PayPal"). The transfer takes place in accordance with Art. 6
(1) point b GDPR and only insofar as this is necessary for payment processing.
PayPal reserves the right to carry out credit checks for the payment methods credit card
via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or, if offered, "purchase on account" or "payment by
installments" via PayPal. For this purpose, your payment data may be passed on to
credit agencies on the basis of PayPal's legitimate interest in determining your solvency
pursuant to Art. 6 (1) point f GDPR. PayPal uses the result of the credit assessment in
relation to the statistical probability of non-payment for the purpose of deciding on the
provision of the respective payment method. The credit report can contain probability
values (so-called score values). If score values are included in the result of the credit
report, they are based on recognized scientific, mathematical-statistical methods. The
calculation of the score values includes, but is not limited to, address data. For further
information on data protection law, including the credit agencies used, please refer to
PayPal's data protection declaration at:
https://www.paypal.com/uk/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full.
You can object to this processing of your data at any time by sending a message to
PayPal. However, PayPal may still be entitled to process your personal data if this is
necessary for contractual payment processing.


7) Web Analysis Services
Google (Universal) Analytics
- Google Analytics


This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google LLC, 1600
Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). Google Analytics
uses so-called cookies, which are text files stored on your computer, to help the website
analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookies about your
use of this website (including the shortened IP address) is generally transmitted to a
Google server in the USA and stored there.


This website uses Google Analytics exclusively with the extension "_anonymizeIp()",
which ensures an anonymization of the IP address by shortening it and excludes a direct
personal relationship. As a result of the extension, your IP address will previously be
shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory
states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will
the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. In
these exceptional cases, processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 (1) point f
GDPR, on the basis of our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of user behavior
for optimization and marketing purposes.


On our behalf, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to
compile reports on website activity and to provide us with other services relating to
website and internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of
Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.


You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your
browser. However, we should point out that in that case you might not be able to use
the full functionality of this website. You may permanently prevent Google from
collecting data generated by cookies regarding the use of the website (including your IP
address) and to process them. You can download and install the browser plugin
available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
As an alternative to the browser plug-in or for browsers on mobile devices, please click
on the following link in order to set an opt-out cookie which disables Google Analytics to
collect data on this website in the future (this opt-out cookie only functions for this
browser and this domain. If you delete your cookies on this browser, you must click
again on this link):


<a onclick="alert ('Google Analytics has been disabled');
"href="javascript:gaOptout()">Disable Google Analytics</a>
Google LLC, based in the United States, is certified for the US-European data protection
agreement "Privacy Shield", which guarantees compliance with the data protection level
applicable in the EU.


More information on how Google Analytics handles user data can be found in Google's
privacy policy at: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en


8) Rights of the Data Subject


8.1 The applicable data protection law grants you the following comprehensive rights of
data subjects (rights of information and intervention) vis-à-vis the data controller with
regard to the processing of your personal data:
- Right of access by the data subject pursuant to Art. 15 GDPR
- Right to rectification pursuant to Art. 16 GDPR
- Right to erase (“right to be forgotten”) pursuant to Art. 17 GDPR
- Right to restriction of processing pursuant to Art. 18 GDPR
- Right to be informed pursuant to Art. 19 GDPR
- Right to data portability pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR
- Right to withdraw a given consent pursuant to Art. 7 (3) GDPR
- Right to lodge a complaint pursuant to Art. 77 GDPR


8.2 RIGHT TO OBJECT
IF, WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF A CONSIDERATION OF INTERESTS, WE PROCESS YOUR
PERSONAL DATA ON THE BASIS OF OUR PREDOMINANT LEGITIMATE INTEREST, YOU
HAVE THE RIGHT AT ANY TIME TO OBJECT TO THIS PROCESSING WITH EFFECT FOR THE
FUTURE ON THE GROUNDS THAT ARISE FROM YOUR PARTICULAR SITUATION.
IF YOU EXERCISE YOUR RIGHT TO OBJECT, WE WILL STOP PROCESSING THE DATA
CONCERNED. HOWEVER, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO FURTHER PROCESSING IF WE CAN
PROVE COMPELLING REASONS WORTHY OF PROTECTION FOR PROCESSING WHICH
OUTWEIGH YOUR INTERESTS, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS, OR IF THE
PROCESSING SERVES TO ASSERT, EXERCISE OR DEFEND LEGAL CLAIMS.
IF WE PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR DIRECT MARKETING PURPOSES, YOU HAVE
THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
WHICH ARE USED FOR DIRECT MARKETING PURPOSES. YOU MAY EXERCISE THE
OBJECTION AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.
IF YOU EXERCISE YOUR RIGHT TO OBJECT, WE WILL STOP PROCESSING THE DATA
CONCERNED FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING PURPOSES.



9) Duration of Storage of Personal Data


The duration of the storage of personal data is determined by the respective legal
retention period (e.g. commercial and tax retention periods). After expiry of this period,
the corresponding data will be routinely deleted, provided they are no longer necessary
for the performance or initiation of the contract and/or there is no longer any legitimate
interest on our part in further storage.



Google Analytics



This website uses Matomo, a web analytics open-source software. Matomo uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address anonymized prior to its storage) will be stored on the server of the service provider in Germany. 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.