Pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR“), personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’). An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.
You may register for a user account on our Site. You need a user account in order to purchase products or services on out platform. For creating a user account, we collect the following data:
If you buy a product from a vendor, we process the data mentioned above. In such case, we process further transaction-related data. These are data on purchases or sales you make when placing an order, or other transaction-related data, such as the time and price of the transaction, and financial information for settlement as well as shipping and billing information.
Moreover, we process the information related to an order on the amount and type of purchased products in aggregated form. For example, we store product and pricing information from a successful order process and aggregate that data to evaluate the use of our Industrial Platform. Your data is not affected by this. Rather, merely anonymous data is concerned which cannot be assigned to your person or user profile and which only allows a statistical evaluation of the use of the Industry Platform.
If you contact us by writing an email, we collect your email address and all information that is included in the email.
Where the processing is based on your informed consent, you shall have the right to withdraw consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal. Therefore, you may send us a message to email@example.com.
If you wish to prevent us from storing cookies on your device, your web browser or device may provide you with certain settings to do so. Most web browsers accept cookies by default. However, you may change these default settings in order to prevent any kind of storage or only allow storage after an explicit request. You may find an instruction on how to change your settings in the help section of your browser or device. The respective settings only apply to the device you are currently using. If you use another device, change your web browser or reinstall your browser you may have to change the respective settings again. Please, be aware that not accepting cookies may lead to you not being able to fully use the Site. In particular, ordering products through the Site may not be possible without cookies. Our usage of cookies finds its legal basis in Art. 6 par. 1 lit. f) GDPR. The aforementioned purposes constitute also the legitimate interests we pursue with it.
We also use Google Analytics to inform you of target-group-specific advertising via the Google advertising network. For this purpose, we may transfer data to Google concerning the offers you have viewed or related features (e.g. interest in specific topics or products which can be identified based on the websites visited). Google uses such data to show you target-group-specific advertising when visiting our website or our advertising on other websites of the Google network (so-called “remarketing” or “Google Analytics Audiences”). With the aid of Remarketing Audiences we seek to ensure that our advertising complies with potential interest of the respective user.
You can prevent collection of data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:
You can also prevent collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the button stated at the bottom of the page. An opt-out cookie is then set which prevents future collection of your data when visiting this website.
You can object to the use of data for presentation of target-group-specific advertising by executing appropriate settings at the following link:
The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics and its remarketing function is Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f) DS-GVO. Our legitimate interest lies in the purposes described. Data are stored for 3 months.