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Privacy Statement for www.starmicronics.de

Thank you for visiting www.starmicronics.de (hereinafter also referred to as “our Website”) and your interest in our company and our products. The protection of your personal data is important to us. This Privacy Statement informs you about the processing of your data in the course of your visit and use of our Website.

1. Controller, data protection officer of the controller, recipient

We, Star Micronics GmbH, are the controller pursuant to Article 4 Subsection (7) of the EU Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred to as “GDPR”) with respect to personal data processed on / via www.starmicronics.de. Our contact details are:

Star Micronics GmbH
Robert-Grob-Straße 1
75305 Neuenbürg
Germany

Managing director: Michael Seibold
E-mail: info@starmicronics.de
Phone: +49 (7082) 7920-0
Fax: +49 (7082) 7920-20

The data protection officer of Star Micronics GmbH pursuant to Article 37 GDPR, § 38 German Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG) is:
Sven Seeger
c/o Star Micronics GmbH
Robert-Grob-Straße 1
75305 Neuenbürg
Germany
E-mail: datenschutz@starmicronics.de
Phone: +49 (7082) 7920-0
Fax: +49 (7082) 7920-20

Our Website is hosted at the following service provider as our processor pursuant to Section 4 Subsection (8) GDPR:
iS-Fun Internet Services GmbH
Badhausweg 8
76307 Karlsbad
Germany
E-mail: info@is-fun.de
Phone: +49 (7248) 932 763
Fax: +49 (7248) 932 765

Any data processing specified in this Privacy Statement regarding your personal data will therefore occur via this service provider. This service provider is therefore a recipient pursuant to Section 4 Subsection (9) GDPR.

2. Collection and processing of personal data as well as scope and purpose of such data’s use


2.1 When visiting our Website

If you visit our Website, the web browser of your client device (computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone etc.) will send automatically certain information to the web server of our Website. This information is temporarily stored in electronic protocols, so called log files. The following information is gathered thereby and stored until it is automatically deleted:

  • IP address of the accessing client device,
  • date and time of the access,
  • time zone gap in relation to the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT),
  • name and URL of the accessed pages / files,
  • access status / HTTP status,
  • transferred data amount,
  • the website from which the access occurs (referrer URL),
  • type and version of the web browser used, including its language,
  • type and version of the operating system of your client device.

This data will be stored for a period of 7 days and thereafter automatically deleted.

We will process this data for the following purposes:

  • Enabling a smooth connection to our Website,
  • enabling a comfortable use of our Website,
  • analyzing the system stability and system safety as well as
  • for further administrative purposes.

The legal basis for the processing of the data listed above is Article 6 Subsection 1 Sentence 1 (f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest for this processing consists of the purposes of the data processing as specified above.

Furthermore, our Website uses cookies and a web analysis tool. For further details thereon, please refer to Sections 3 and 4 of this Privacy Statement.


2.2 When using our contact form

Our website contains a contact form via which you may address inquiries to us. To do so, you have to enter a valid e-mail address. You may voluntarily provide other information via the contact form.

We will use the information you provide us via the contact form to answer your inquiries. We will delete this information as soon as it is no longer necessary for answering your inquiry; alternatively, we will restrict the processing of this information in case we have to maintain this information for statutory reasons.

You may at any time object to the further processing of the information you provided us via the contact form, for example via e-mail to datenschutz@starmicronics.de, however, such objection will not affect the data processing occurred before your objection.

The legal basis for the processing of your information provided to us via the contact form is Article 6 Subsection 1 Sentence 1 (a) GDPR.

3. Cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files which are created by your web browser automatically and which are stored on your client device (computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone etc.) if you visit our Website.

Cookies may store information relating to your client device. However, this does not implicate that we obtain knowledge of your identity. The cookies used by our Website do not cause any harm to your client device, they do in particular not contain computer viruses, trojans or other malware.

Furthermore, our Website uses the web analysis tool Google Analytics. The use of Google Analytics by our Website occurs in order to meet the demands of the visitors of our Website and to optimize our Website, both on an ongoing basis. Furthermore, we use Google Analytics to statistically analyze the use of our Website, also in order to meet the demands of the visitors by our online presence. Google Analytics creates cookies to enable these statistics and analysis. You can find further information on Google Analytics and the cookies created thereby in Section 4 below.

At the beginning of your visit of our Website or a sub-page thereof, our Website will notify you that it uses cookies and Google Analytics. If you click the button „Agreed“, a further cookie will be stored on your client device which remembers your click. This cookie prevents that the notification including the „Accept“ button will appear again when you re-visit our Website. This cookie will be stored on your client device for a period of 365 days, unless you delete the cookie earlier by using the respective function of your web browser. Please refer to the user menu of your web browser for further details thereon. After the expiry of the before mentioned 365 days‘ period, or, as the case may be, upon manual deletion of the Cookie, the notification on cookies and Google Analytics will appear again when you visit our Website for the next time.

Most web browsers allow you to particularly block cookies which are not set by our Website itself but by third party providers (hereinafter referred to as “Third Party Cookies”) such as Google does in the course of our use of Google Analytics. Please refer to the user menu of your web browser for further details thereon.

In the security / privacy settings of your web browser, you can block all types or categories of cookies and thereby generally prevent the storage of cookies on your client device. Please refer to the user menu of your web browser for further details thereon. Please note that after this general blocking you will probably not be able to use all functions of our Website.

The legal basis for the use of cookies by our Website is Article 6 Subsection 1 Sentence 1 (f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest in the data processing results from the purposes for the use of the cookies as specified above.

4. Web analysis tool Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics on our Website in order to meet the demands of the visitors of our Website and to optimize our Website, both on an ongoing basis. Furthermore, we use Google Analytics to statistically analyze the use of our Website, also in order to meet the demands of the visitors by our online presence.

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “Google”), cf. https://www.google.com/intl/en/contact/.

Google Analytics creates pseudonymized user profiles and uses cookies (cf. Section 3 of this Privacy Statement with respect to cookies in general).

The information generated by the cookies set by Google Analytics during your visit of our Website, such as

  • IP address of the accessing client device,
  • date and time of the access,
  • time zone gap in relation to the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT),
  • name and URL of the accessed pages / files,
  • the website from which the access occurs (referrer URL),
  • type and version of the web browser used, including its language,
  • type and version of the operating system of your client device,

will be transferred to a server of Google located in the U.S. and stored on this server. Google will use this information in order to analyze our Website, to create reports on the website activities and to render additional services in connection with the use of our Website and the use of the internet for market research and for statistical services which enable a needs-based design of our Website. This information will probably be transferred to third parties in case the statutory laws so provide or in case third parties act as data processor.

Google LLC is certified under the EU U.S. Privacy Shield, cf. https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active. Therefore, the data transfer to Google is subject to an adequacy decision pursuant to Article 45 Subsection 9 GDPR.

Your IP address will in no case be linked to other data of Google. Your IP address will be anonymized so that it may not be linked to other information of you or of other persons (IP masking). Data which is linked on our Website by Google Analytics to cookies, will be deleted after a period of 14 months.

You can prevent the storage of the cookies Google Analytics creates by blocking Third Party Cookies or all cookies by choosing the respective setting within the security / privacy settings of your web browser (cf. Section 3 of this Privacy Statement). Please note that, after such blocking, you may probably not use all functions of our Website.

Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data on your visit of our Website by Cookies created Google Analytics (incl. your IP address) as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser add-on provided by Google under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

As an alternative to this browser add-on (in particular for web browsers used on mobile devices) you can prevent the collection and processing of data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link: Disable Google Analytics. This creates an opt-out cookie on your client device that prevents the collection and processing of data by Google Analytics when you visit our Website. This opt-out Cookie only works within the web browser in which you activate the before mentioned link and only for our Website. If you delete this cookie, you will have to create it once more by activating the before mentioned link again.

You can find further information with respect to data protection in connection with Google Analytics within the Google Analytics Help under https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

Our use of Google Analytics with the functions specified above is based on Article 6 Subsection 1 Sentence 1 (f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest in this use and the above specified data processing by Google Analytics results from the purposes specified above in this Section 4 of this Privacy Statement.

5. Your rights

You have towards us the following rights with respect to your personal data:

  • The right of access / information pursuant to Article 15 GDPR;
  • the right to rectification pursuant to Article 16 GDPR;
  • the right to erasure pursuant to Article 17 GDPR;
  • the right to restriction of processing pursuant to Article 18 GDPR;
  • In case we process your personal data on the basis of legitimate interests pursuant to Article 6 Subsection 1 Sentence 1 (f) GDPR, you have the right pursuant to Article 21 GDPR to object to the processing of your personal data either on grounds relating to your particular situation or in case of direct marketing; you can exercise your right to object by sending an e-mail to datenschutz@starmicronics.de;
  • the right to data portability pursuant to Article 20 GDPR;
  • the right pursuant to Article 7 Subsection 3 GDPR to withdraw any consent you have given to us with respect to data processing at any time; you may render this right for example by sending an e-mail to datenschutz@starmicronics.de or by sending a message to our other contact details specified in Section 1 of this Privacy Statement; such a withdrawal effects that we have to discontinue the data processing which is based on your withdrawn consent for the future; however, the withdrawal of your consent will not affect the lawfulness of processing based on the respective consent before its withdrawal;
  • the right pursuant to Article 77 GDPR to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority; usually, you can therefore address the supervisory authority competent for your main residence, your place of work or the registered seat of Star Micronics GmbH.

6. Data security

Our website uses for the communication with your web browser the common SSL encryption standard (Secure Socket Layer) in connection with a level of encryption of 256 bits. In case your web browser does not support encryption with 256 bits, our Website will rather use 128 bits v3 technology. Whether a particular page of our Website communicates with your web browser by using these encryption technologies is indicated in the address or status bar of your web browser by a padlock symbol.

7. Validity of this Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement is currently valid and has been created on 15 February 2019.

The further development of our Website or changes in legal requirements may necessitate amendments of this Privacy Statement. You will find the respective applicable version of this Privacy Statement under www.starmicronics.de/en/allgemein/datenschutz/.