Thank you for your interest in our website. The protection of your privacy is a top priority issue for us. Our data protection practices conform to the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). Below you will find detailed information on what we do with your personal data.
1. Your Contact for Privacy Issues
Should you have any questions regarding the collection, processing, or use of your personal data, or if you wish to enquire about your personal data stored with us, need to correct information, restrict or delete your data, or if you wish to rescind your permission to use your personal information, please contact:
Subject: Data Protection Officer, Jörg-Emil Schneider
van Laack GmbH
41179 Mönchengladbach, Germany
Tel. +49 (0)2161-357 0
Fax +49 (0)2161-357 389
Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm (CET)
*Standard tariff from German landlines, mobile phone tariffs may vary
Christian von Daniels, Dr. Sebastian Potyka
VAT ID: DE 227049501
Registry Court: Mönchengladbach, HRB: 302
2. Collection, Processing, and Utilization of Personal Information
You can visit our website without having to provide any personal information. We simply store anonymous access data, like the name of your internet provider, the page that led you to us, or the name of the file you request. This information is stored for the sole purpose of improving our offering to you and does not provide any clues as to who you are. Personal information is captured only if you voluntarily provide it to us within the scope of your goods order, when creating a customer account, or if you subscribe to our newsletter. Without your permission, the information you submit to us will not be used for any other purpose than for the processing and fulfilment of your order. Upon completion of the contract and the receipt of your payment in full, your personal information will be blocked and deleted after the retention period required for tax and trade law purposes, unless you have specifically agreed to the further use of your information.
Your email address will be stored with your permission during the subscription process for the newsletter, which will allow us to use it for our own marketing purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter service. You can unsubscribe at any time.
3. Forwarding of Personal Information
We will forward your information to the carrier entrusted with your delivery to the extent necessary to complete the order. Your payment information will be forwarded to the financial institution handling your payment.
Right of Information
The Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) grants you the right to request (free of charge) information about data stored in connection with your person. You furthermore have the right to request correction, blocking, or deletion of your stored personal data.
During your visit to the van Laack GmbH website, information may be stored on your computer as a so-called “cookie”. The cookie will recognize your PC when you visit us the next time. Cookies allow websites to adjust their content to your interests, and can store your password, so you don’t have to enter it every time you visiting. If you don’t want your computer to be recognized, then you can configure your browser to delete cookies from your hard drive, block all cookies, or warn you before storing a cookie.
Anonymous data is captured and stored, and usage information on the basis of pseudonyms is created with the help of econda GmbH (http://www.econda.de) technologies and solutions to allow us to design our website in a way that is optimized for your requirements. The data is never combined with personal information of the pseudonym holder. We will never use tracking tools to underhandedly forward information of this type to third party providers or marketing platforms without your express consent. Visitors of our website have the option to veto this type of data capture and storage at any time and in perpetuity.
6. Google Analytics
This Website uses Google Analytics Advertising Features provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are small text files that are stored on your computer and facilitate an analysis when visiting our website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of the website will be passed on to a Google server in the USA and saved there. Further information regarding the handling of user data with Google Analytics within Google’s privacy statement can be found at: support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
You may prevent the storage of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your browser. However, please bear in mind that once your browser is set to decline cookies on your computer, certain activities of this website may be restricted. Furthermore, you may permanently refuse Google to collect data generated by cookies regarding the use of the website (including your IP address) and to process them by downloading and installing the browser plugin, available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
We have incorporated plugins from the social network Facebook into our website. Facebook is a company of the Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA.
Facebook-Plugins can be recognized by the Facebook logo also known as the “Like Button” (“f” symbol or a “thumbs up” symbol). [D1] You will find a list of all Facebook-Plugins at: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
When visiting our website, the plugin creates a direct link between your browser and Facebook servers. Facebook receives information that you have accessed our website from your IP-Address. When clicking the Facebook “Like Button” while you are logged-in as a member of Facebook, Facebook will allocate the information to your personal Facebook user account. Please note that the contents of the linked pages underlie the liability of each specific provider. For further information to Facebook’s general privacy statement please visit http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php
If you do not want Facebook to allocate the collected data via our website to your Facebook account, you must log-out of Facebook before visiting our website.
This website uses social plugins from the social network Pinterest operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA ("Pinterest").
When visiting a website which contains such a plugin, your browser will build up a direct connection to the servers of Pinterest. The plugin’s content will be directly transmitted to a Pinterest server in the USA and saved there. This information includes your IP address, the address of the visited website, which also contains services of Pinterest, type and settings of your browser, date and time of the request, your use of Pinterest, as well as cookies.
For further information concerning the purpose, amount and further processing of the data through Pinterest, as well as relevant rights and possibilities for protecting your privacy, please visit the data privacy protection instruction of Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy.
On our website we use features and services of the social network Instagram of the Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA.
If you are logged in to your Instagram account, contents will be exchanged when clicking the Instagram button on our website. Instagram can allocate the visit to your Instagram account. We would like to point out that, we as providers of this website do not have any knowledge of the contents of the transmitted data and how they are being used by Instagram.
For further information to Instagram’s general privacy statement please visit: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.