1. General terms
KWK Holding GmbH & Co. KG, short KWK, respects your privacy. We are concerned about your protection regarding the processing of your personal data.
The following provides you with an overview of how KWK ensures this protection and what kind of data is used to answer to the corresponding purposes.
We process data collected on our websites in consistency with the privacy regulations of the country where the organization responsible for data processing is located.
2. Collection and processing of personal data
KWK automatically collects and stores in your Server Log Files information which your browser transmits to us. These are:
• type of browser / -version
• operating system in use
• referrer URL (page visited before)
• host name of the accessing computer
• IP-address of the accessing computer
• the pages you visit on our website
• time of day and duration of the server request
• search terms used to locate the website, if applicable
KWK stores personal data only if you voluntarily decide to enter the data, f.e. if you transmit a registration or a contact form or if you explicitly declare your consent.
3. Use and transfer of personal data
KWK uses your personal data for purposes of customer administration, technical administration of the Internet presence and for marketing only to the extent necessary to serve those purposes.
You have the right to contradict the processing and use of your data anytime at KWK Holding GmbH & Co. KG, Donnerstrasse 10 - Haus 1, D-22763 Hamburg
KWK does not transfer personal data to third parties without your explicit consent which is revocable at any time. Excempt from this policy are service partners who need to transfer data to process purchase orders (f.e. the mail order company entrusted with consignments and the financial institution entrusted with the handling of payments). In these cases the extent of the data transferred is restricted to the necessary minimum. Our employees and merchants have to comply with the regulations concerning confidentiality.
Transfer of personal data to authorities or government agencies will only occur in cases where KWK is legally obliged to do so by judicial or official command.
The Internet pages may use so called cookies in several places, where applicable. These serve to make our offers safer, more user-friendly and effective. Cookies are small text files which are deposited on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so called “session cookies“ which will be automatically deleted after your visit. Cookies do not cause damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses.
If you wish to subscribe to our newsletter, we will need a valid e-mail address as well as information permitting us to verify you are either the owner of the address or that the owner consents to the receipt of the newsletter. Additional data is not required.
6. Right of access to personal data
You have the right of access to your personal data, their source and recipients as well as the purpose of storage at any time. Data protection administrator Sebastian Jung, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org will inform you accordingly.
7. Further information