We take data protection very seriously and wish to ensure that your private sphere is protected whenever you visit our website. We provide this personal data policy in order to inform you regarding our routines and the options you have regarding the manner in which the information relating to you is collected, processed and used by us. Together with our User Terms, this personal data policy constitutes an integral part of your agreement with us. In respect of capitalised terms in this personal data policy, please refer to the definitions set forth in the User Terms unless otherwise defined below.
We reserve the right to amend the content of this personal data policy from time to time and therefore recommend that you check our personal data policy at regular intervals.
“Personal data” is any data which makes it possible to identify your person, e.g., your name, your address or your email address. We collect, process and use personal data provided by you in conjunction with your registration of a user account, such as names, address, e-mail address, gender, age and password. We also collect, process and use information when you use the Service, which could constitute personal data, including:
If you connect to the Service by using your Facebook credentials, you authorise us to collect your authentication information such as you username, password and other personal data that may be available on or through your Facebook account.
We collect, process and use personal data in particular for the following purposes:
Provided that you have expressly approved thereof, we may also use personal data for direct marketing via e-mail of our group companies’ or other companies’ services and products.
You have always the right to withdraw your consent (however, not retroactively) regarding direct marketing. Notice thereof may be sent to the data controller of personal data;
Poggenpohl Möbelwerke GmbH
We may also share your personal data with other companies in our group, Poggenpohl dealers and third party service providers that on our behalf perform services requested by us, for example, the provision of infrastructure, IT services and customer services as well as the performance of statistical analyses, to enable them to perform such services. In all other cases, your personal data will not be disclosed to any third party without your prior consent, unless we are required to do so by court order or by order of public authorities. Information transfer may take place by using, among other things, Internet-based technology. We do not intend to sell or otherwise market your personal data to third parties.
Once per calendar year, you are entitled to, without cost, obtain information concerning the personal data we process about you, information concerning the source of the data, the use of the data, and the identity of the parties to whom the data has been provided. Such request must be in writing and contain your name and personal identification number and be signed by you. You are entitled to at any time to request a correction and/or deletion of any erroneous or modified information.
In both cases you should address your request to: Poggenpohl Möbelwerke GmbH, Poggenpohlstraße 1, 32051 Herford or by e-mail to: email@example.com
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Also, some videos embedded in our pages use a cookie to anonymously gather statistics on how you got there and what videos you visited.
Cookies are also stored by Google using the service Google Analytics.
Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of this site may not work as intended.
The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work
We are constantly working to improve the Website. In order to do this, we use Google Analytics to analyse our visitors’ behaviour on an anonymous an aggregate level. The information about your use of the Website is transmitted to Google anonymously. We will not seek to link your IP address with any personal identifiable information about you. In fact, your IP address will be truncated before it’s sent to Google. The behavioural data collection is processed to compile statistical reports on activity of the Website. The intent is not to look at the behaviour of an individual user, but to aggregate statistics, e.g. “How many users have used the top navigation during last week?” These kinds of reports are then used to help us take decisions about improvements of the Website. The analytics cookie is a first-party cookie, which means that it’s set by www.poggenpohl.com.
To optimize our marketing efforts, we use third-party ad networks like Google AdWords and DoubleClick (both are properties of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA). Theses are third-party cookies, but you can still choose to opt out from them by using one of the following services:
We use MailChimp to send our newsletter to our subscribers. MailChimp is a service provided by The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 512 Means Street, Suite 404, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA.
The data stored when you registered for the newsletter (email address, name, IP address, and time and date of registration) will be sent to a server operated by The Rocket Science Group in the United States and stored there in accordance with its Safe Harbour Agreement.
Further information about the data protection offered by MailChimp can be found at: http://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/.
You may cancel your newsletter subscription and revoke your consent to the storage of this data at any time with future effect. For instructions to take this step, please refer to the confirmation email and each newsletter.
Our newsletter includes so-called web bugs that allow us to recognise if and when an email has been opened and which links in the email have been clicked by its recipient.
This data is stored by us so that we can best align our newsletter to the wishes and interests of our subscribers. Accordingly, the data thus collected is used to send personalised newsletters to each recipient.
By revoking the consent to receive the newsletter, the consent to the aforementioned tracking is revoked