Privacy statement

The protection of your personal details in collecting, processing and utilising data when you visit our homepage is a very important matter to us. Your details are protected within the scope of statutory regulations. Below you will find the type of information that is collected during your visit on our website and how it is used:

1. Collection and processing of personal data

Each visit to our homepage and each call-up of a file stored on our homepage is logged. The storage of this information serves internal system-related and statistical purposes. The following is logged: The name of the file retrieved, the date and time of the retrieval, the transferred data volume, a message confirming the successful download, the web browser and the requesting domain. Additionally, the IP addresses of the requesting computers are logged. We do not directly collect any additional personal details. You may discover, however, that at various points of this page, you are directed to offers by third-party service providers. You can recognise this from each of the clear policies stored there. These service providers collect your details according to the specifications of the privacy policies that can be reviewed there. It is possible on the basis of the system that the personal data you have voluntarily disclosed in the sections of the page operated by third-party service providers may also be reviewed by KETTLER. This is subject to the policies under No. 2 and No. 3.

2. Use and disclosure of personal data

To the extent that you have provided personal details, we use these only for answering your queries and for technical administration. Your personal details are only disclosed or otherwise transmitted to third parties if this is necessary for the purpose of addressing your questions or if you have provided prior consent. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, effective in the future. Your stored personal details shall be deleted if you withdraw your consent for storage, if the knowledge of those details is no longer required to fulfil the purpose originally intended by the storage or if the storage is not permitted on other miscellaneous statutory grounds.

3. Right to information

Upon written request, we will be delighted to provide you with information on any details we have stored concerning your person. For this, or also to submit a request to delete your data, please turn to Mr. Andreas Pohl (datenschutz@kettler.net) 4. “Cookies” – information that is automatically stored on your computer If you visit one of our websites, it may be that we store information in the form of a “cookie” on your computer, which will automatically recognize you on your next visit. Cookies enable us, for instance, to tailor a website to your interests or to store your password so that you do not have to enter it again each time. If you do not wish for us to recognise your computer again, please set your internet browser so as to delete cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or warn you before a cookie is stored.

5. Google Analytics

This website utilises the web analysis tool Google Analytics. The purpose of this tool is the “ad-hoc design” of this webpage. This legal term refers to an activity that analyses the usage behaviour of visitors on these pages to find out, for example, what keywords were used in search engines to reach this page. By logging the called pages, we can furthermore deduct which of our information offers are of particular interest (based on frequency of calls), and what we can do to change other pages to make them more interesting to you. This web analysis allow us furthermore to recognise and correct errors in our pages (e.g. broken links). We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”) for the purpose of “ad-hoc design”. Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”, i.e. small text files, which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of your use of our website. The information generated by the cookie (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server located in the USA, and may be stored there. Should you choose the IP anonymity option for this website, your IP address will still be captured, but IP addresses originating from within member states of the European Union and other partner states of the EEC will be truncated before they are transferred to the Google servers. Your full IP address will be transferred to a Google server located in the USA only in exceptional cases, and will then be truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the website operator to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities, and to provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics activities will not be combined with other data by Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we must point out that in this case you may not be able to use all of the functions of this website fully. You can furthermore prevent the recording of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of this website (including your IP address) and the processing of that data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available via the following link: (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.) You can prevent any capture of your personal information by Google by clicking the following link. An opt-out cookie was installed, which will prevent any future capture of your personal data when visiting this website: Deactivate Google Analytics For more information about the terms of use of Google Analytics and details of the privacy policy can be found here: http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/en.html and here http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy.