Privacy statement or policy

This privacy statement informs users about the kind, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data when using our website.

Data transmission over the Internet
We would like to point out that data transmission over the internet can have security gaps (e.g. when communicating via email). A complete protection of data against unauthorized access by third parties is not possible.

Responsible location
For the collection, processing and use of your personal data according to the Federal Data Protection Act is the responsible location:

f-tronic GmbH
Zum Gerlen 21-25
D-66131 Saarbrücken
Phone: +49 6893 9483-0
Telefax: +49 6893 9483-94


Personal information
Personal data are individual details of personal or factual circumstances of a particular or identifiable natural person, such as your real name, address, telephone number and date of birth.


Collection and processing of personal data
When you visit our sites, we temporarily store the connection data of the computer, the web pages you visit, the date and duration of the visit, the identification data of the browser and operating system type used, as well as the website, From where you can visit us. Further personal data such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address will not be collected, unless you provide this information voluntarily, for example in the context of a registration, for the execution of a contract or for other inquiries.


Use and transmission of personal data
We use the personal data provided by you exclusively for the purpose of managing the websites and for the execution of your order (handling the contract concluded with you, answering a request).
Only if you have previously given us your consent or if you have not filed any objection, as far as legal provisions so provide, we also use this data for product-related surveys and marketing purposes.
No transfer, sale or any other transmission of your personal data to third parties takes place unless this is necessary for the purpose of contract processing or if you have expressly consented to it. For example, it may be necessary for us to use shipping companies, the credit institution or distributors commissioned with payment processing for orders. In these cases, we forward the data according to the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act.

Access data (server logs)
When you visit our website information is collected about your visit to our site and logged in so-called server log files, which are stored on the server. These access data include: name of the website, file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, notification of successful retrieval, browser type along with version, the operating system of the user, referrer URL (previously visited), IP address and the requesting provider. The provider uses the data only for statistical purposes, for the purpose of operation, security and the optimization of the offer. The provider reserves the right to log data to check later if there is reasonable suspicion of unlawful use due to concrete indications.

Our website uses cookies to make visiting our website interesting and to allow the use of certain functions. Cookies are small text files that make it possible (or similar PC, laptop, smartphone, tablet) to the access device the user to store specific, related to the device information. Cookies make it possible in particular to determine frequency of use and number of users of the sites to analyze behaviors of page use, but to make our offer more customer-friendly. Cookies are saved on the end of a browser session and can be recalled when a new page visit. The visit of our website is also possible without cookies. About the browser settings of the machine you have the ability to prevent the storage of cookies. However, through the function of our website may be limited.

Privacy Statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the US and stored there. In case of activation of IP anonymization on this website your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or within other states that adhere to the agreement over the European Economic Area.
The complete IP address is only transmitted to a Google server in the US in exceptional cases and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this site Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and to provide the operator of this site with services related to the website and internet usage.  The IP address transmitted by your browser in connection to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all features of this website to their full extent. You can also prevent the recording of data generated by the cookie and relating to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) transmitted to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser-plugin available at the following link:

Privacy Statement for the use of Google AdSense
This website uses Google AdSense, a service for including advertisements of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google AdSense uses so called "cookies", text data files that are stored on your computer, and allow analysis of the use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so called web beacons (invisible images). Through these web beacons, information can be evaluated as to the visitors to these sites.
The information generated by cookies and web beacons on the use of this website (including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats are transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. This information can be passed on by Google to contractors of Google. However, Google will not associate your IP address with any other of your stored data.
You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all features of this website to their full extent. By using this site you consent to the processing of your data by Google in the manner and for the purposes described above.

You can get in touch with us, for example, via the contact form or by email. Here, the input of your personal data (for example, name, email address, address, telephone number) is required. We collect, process and use your information solely for the purpose of processing your request. Your data will not be shared with third parties.

If you want to subscribe to our newsletter, we need in addition to your e-mail address the confirmation that you are the owner of the email address and agree to receive the newsletter. Your email address will be shown by means of a so-called opt-in procedure for the shipment of our newsletter by getting a confirmation of verification after registering of us. 
These data are collected only for the purpose of being able to send you the newsletter and to document our authorization. There ist no transfer of data to third parties. To the newsletter and your permission to store the e-mail address, you can revoke at any time.

Privacy Statement for the use of Facebook plugins (Like-Button)
Plugins for the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA) are integrated on our pages. You will recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “like button” on our site. You can find an overview of Facebook-plugins here:
When you visit our website, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. This is how Facebook receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "like button” while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to assign your visit to our website to your user account. We would like to point out that as providers of these sites we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as use of such data through Facebook. For more information, please see the privacy statement of Facebook:
Please log out of Facebook if you do not wish for Facebook to be able to assign your visit to our site to your Facebook user account.

Inquiry, deletion, blocking
You have the right to information about your stored personal data, its origin and destination and the purpose of data processing as well as the right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data free of charge. For this purpose, as well as other questions relating to personal data, you can turn to us at any time using the address of the webmaster specified in the imprint.

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