Information regarding data protection
We appreciate your interest in the companies belonging to direkt gruppe and the services we offer. We take your personal privacy and the confidentiality of your personal data very seriously. The text below sets out how your personal information is used on this website maintained by direkt gruppe.
Collection, Processing and Utilization of Personal Data
As a rule, you can visit our website without any personal data being recorded. We will only potentially learn the name of your Internet service provider, the website which directed you to us and the pages you visit on our site, as well as the number of visits and their date and time. We evaluate this information for statistical purposes only and to help us improve our website. Your identity remains completely anonymous at all times in this respect.
Apart from this, personal data is only collected by companies belonging to direkt gruppe if you submit this to us explicitly and voluntarily, for example when ordering a newsletter or registering online to attend an event. In such cases, direkt gruppe collects and uses the personal information you submit for the stated purpose only and subject to your permission, as well as in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations.
Moreover, any personal data collected in relation to our offerings will only be used to serve our own business interests and will be collected, processed and used in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations. Your personal data will not be passed on to any third party without your express permission, unless this is necessary for the purpose of entering into any contractual relationship with you or otherwise permissible in accordance with data protection regulations.
Information About the Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies". These are text files that are saved on your computer for analyzing your activity on the website. The information produced by the cookie regarding your use of this website is generally transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will nonetheless be abbreviated in advance by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other countries that are contracting parties 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 abbreviated there.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your usage of the website, compile reports on website activity and perform other services related to usage of the website and Internet for the operator of the website. The IP address conveyed by your browser for the purpose of Google Analytics will not be linked with any other Google data.
You can stop cookies from being saved by using the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we would advise you that this might restrict your usage of the full range of functions on this website. In addition, you can prevent the data recorded by the cookie in relation to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) from being collected by Google and prevent the processing of this data by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via the following link.
Right of Withdrawal
You can withdraw any previously given consent to the collection, processing and/or use of your personal data at any time with effect from that point onward. Upon receipt of your withdrawal, we will delete your data without delay.
Right to Information
Upon receipt of your written request, we will inform you in accordance with the applicable law whether we have stored any personal data in respect of yourself – and, if so, which – and notify you of the intended purpose of this storage and any intended recipients of this data.
Questions or Concerns
Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this data protection information, please click on this link to send us your questions or concerns: Contact.
We will modify our information regarding data protection from time to time as part of the further development of our website. Any changes will be announced on this page. Consequently, we recommend that you visit this page on a regular basis to obtain the latest information regarding data protection.