1. data protection at a glance

General information

THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION PROVIDES A SIMPLE OVERVIEW OF WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR PERSONAL DATA WHEN YOU VISIT OUR WEBSITE. PERSONAL DATA IS ANY DATA BY WHICH YOU CAN BE PERSONALLY IDENTIFIED. FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON THE SUBJECT OF DATA PROTECTION, PLEASE REFER TO OUR DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION LISTED BELOW THIS TEXT.

DATA COLLECTION ON OUR WEBSITE

WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR DATA COLLECTION ON THIS WEBSITE?
DATA PROCESSING ON THIS WEBSITE IS CARRIED OUT BY THE WEBSITE OPERATOR. YOU CAN FIND HIS CONTACT DETAILS IN THE IMPRINT OF THIS WEBSITE.

HOW DO WE COLLECT YOUR DATA? ON ONE HAND, YOUR DATA IS COLLECTED WHEN YOU PROVIDE IT TO US. THIS CAN BE, FOR EXAMPLE, DATA THAT YOU ENTER IN A CONTACT FORM.
ON THE OTHER, IT IS COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY BY OUR IT-SYSTEMSWHEN YOU VISIT THE WEBSITE. THIS IS MAINLY TECHNICAL DATA (E.G. INTERNET BROWSER, OPERATING SYSTEM OR TIME OF PAGE VIEW). THIS DATA IS COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY AS SOON AS YOU ENTER OUR WEBSITE.

WHAT DO WE USE YOUR DATA FOR?
PART OF THE DATA IS COLLECTED IN ORDER TO ENSURE ERROR-FREE PROVISION OF THE WEBSITE. OTHER DATA MAY BE USED TO ANALYSE YOUR USER BEHAVIOUR.

WHAT RIGHTS DO YOU HAVE REGARDING YOUR DATA?
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO RECEIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE ORIGIN, RECIPIENT AND PURPOSE OF YOUR STORED PERSONAL DATA FREE OF CHARGE AT ANY TIME. YOU ALSO HAVE THE RIGHT TO REQUEST THE CORRECTION, BLOCKING OR DELETION OF THIS DATA. YOU CAN CONTACT US AT ANY TIME AT THE ADDRESS GIVEN IN THE IMPRINT FOR THIS PURPOSE AND FOR FURTHER QUESTIONS ON THE SUBJECT OF DATA PROTECTION. FURTHERMORE, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO LODGE A COMPLAINT WITH THE COMPETENT SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY.

ANALYSIS TOOLS AND TOOLS FROM THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS
WHEN YOU VISIT OUR WEBSITE, YOUR SURFING BEHAVIOUR MAY BE STATISTICALLY ANALYSED. THIS IS DONE PRIMARILY WITH COOKIES AND SO-CALLED ANALYSIS PROGRAMS. THE ANALYSIS OF YOUR SURFING BEHAVIOUR IS USUALLY ANONYMOUS; THE SURFING BEHAVIOUR CANNOT BE TRACED BACK TO YOU. YOU CAN OBJECT TO THIS ANALYSIS OR PREVENT IT BY NOT USING CERTAIN TOOLS. YOU WILL FIND DETAILED INFORMATION ON THIS IN THE FOLLOWING DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION.

YOU CAN OBJECT TO THIS ANALYSIS. WE WILL INFORM YOU ABOUT THE POSSIBILITIES OF OBJECTION IN THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION.

2. GENERAL NOTES AND OBLIGATORY INFORMATION

DATA PROTECTION

THE OPERATORS OF THESE PAGES TAKE THE PROTECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA VERY SERIOUSLY. WE TREAT YOUR PERSONAL DATA CONFIDENTIALLY AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE STATUTORY DATA PROTECTION REGULATIONS AND THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION.

WHEN YOU USE THIS WEBSITE, VARIOUS PERSONAL DATA ARE COLLECTED. PERSONAL DATA IS DATA BY WHICH YOU CAN BE PERSONALLY IDENTIFIED. THIS PRIVACY POLICY EXPLAINS WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT. IT ALSO EXPLAINS HOW AND FOR WHAT PURPOSE THIS IS DONE.

WE WOULD LIKE TO POINT OUT THAT DATA TRANSMISSION ON THE INTERNET (E.G. WHEN COMMUNICATING BY E-MAIL) CAN HAVE SECURITY GAPS. COMPLETE PROTECTION OF DATA AGAINST ACCESS BY THIRD PARTIES IS NOT POSSIBLE.

NOTE ON THE RESPONSIBLE OFFICE

THE RESPONSIBLE PARTY FOR DATA PROCESSING ON THIS WEBSITE IS:

GEB Schuh-Großeinkaufs-Bund GmbH & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft

Amtsgericht Essen | HRA 4414 | USt-IdNr. DE 119880347

Schönleinstraße 46
45131 Essen
Postfach 340146
45073 Essen

Tel. +49(0)201-72086-0
Fax + 49(0)201-72086-42
Email: geb@geb-essen.de

GENERAL PARTNER: GEB Schuh-Großeinkaufs-Bund GmbH

MANAGING DIRECTOR: Thed Brücher

THE RESPONSIBLE BODY IS THE NATURAL OR LEGAL PERSON WHO ALONE OR JOINTLY WITH OTHERS DETERMINES THE PURPOSES AND MEANS OF THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA (E.G. NAMES, E-MAIL ADDRESSES OR SIMILAR).

WITHDRAWAL OF YOUR CONSENT TO DATA PROCESSING

MANY DATA PROCESSING OPERATIONS ARE ONLY POSSIBLE WITH YOUR EXPRESS CONSENT. YOU CAN REVOKE CONSENT YOU HAVE ALREADY GIVEN AT ANY TIME. ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS SEND US AN INFORMAL E-MAIL. THE LEGALITY OF THE DATA PROCESSING CARRIED OUT UNTIL THE REVOCATION REMAINS UNAFFECTED BY THE REVOCATION.

RIGHT OF APPEAL TO THE COMPETENT SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY

IN THE EVENT OF VIOLATIONS OF DATA PROTECTION LAW, THE DATA SUBJECT HAS THE RIGHT TO LODGE A COMPLAINT WITH THE COMPETENT SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY. THE COMPETENT SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY IN MATTERS OF DATA PROTECTION LAW IS THE STATE DATA PROTECTION COMMISSIONER OF THE FEDERAL STATE IN WHICH OUR COMPANY IS BASED. . A LIST OF DATA PROTECTION OFFICERS AND THEIR CONTACT DETAILS CAN BE FOUND AT THE FOLLOWING LINK: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html. RIGHT TO DATA PORTABILITY

YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO HAVE DATA THAT WE PROCESS AUTOMATICALLY ON THE BASIS OF YOUR CONSENT OR IN FULFILMENT OF A CONTRACT HANDED OVER TO YOU OR TO A THIRD PARTY IN A COMMON, MACHINE-READABLE FORMAT. IF YOU REQUEST THE DIRECT TRANSFER OF THE DATA TO ANOTHER RESPONSIBLE PARTY, THIS WILL ONLY BE DONE INSOFAR AS IT IS TECHNICALLY FEASIBLE.

SSL OR TLS ENCRYPTION

FOR SECURITY REASONS AND TO PROTECT THE TRANSMISSION OF CONFIDENTIAL CONTENT, SUCH AS ORDERS OR ENQUIRIES THAT YOU SEND TO US AS THE SITE OPERATOR, THIS SITE USES SSL OR TLS ENCRYPTION. YOU CAN RECOGNISE AN ENCRYPTED CONNECTION BY THE FACT THAT THE ADDRESS LINE OF THE BROWSER CHANGES FROM “HTTP://” TO “HTTPS://” AND BY THE LOCK SYMBOL IN YOUR BROWSER LINE.

IF SSL OR TLS ENCRYPTION IS ACTIVATED, THE DATA YOU TRANSMIT TO US CANNOT BE READ BY THIRD PARTIES. INFORMATION, BLOCKING, DELETION

WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE APPLICABLE LEGAL PROVISIONS, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT AT ANY TIME TO FREE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR STORED PERSONAL DATA, ITS ORIGIN AND RECIPIENT AND THE PURPOSE OF THE DATA PROCESSING AND, IF APPLICABLE, THE RIGHT TO CORRECTION, BLOCKING OR DELETION OF THIS DATA. FOR THIS PURPOSE AS WELL AS FOR FURTHER QUESTIONS ON THE SUBJECT OF PERSONAL DATA, YOU CAN CONTACT US AT ANY TIME AT THE ADDRESS GIVEN IN THE IMPRINT. OBJECTION TO ADVERTISING E-MAILS

WE HEREBY OBJECT TO THE USE OF CONTACT DATA PUBLISHED WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE IMPRINT OBLIGATION TO SEND ADVERTISING AND INFORMATION MATERIAL THAT HAS NOT BEEN EXPRESSLY REQUESTED. THE OPERATORS OF THE PAGES EXPRESSLY RESERVE THE RIGHT TO TAKE LEGAL ACTION IN THE EVENT OF THE UNSOLICITED SENDING OF ADVERTISING INFORMATION, FOR EXAMPLE BY SPAM E-MAILS.

3. DATA PROTECTION OFFICER

DATA PROTECTION OFFICER REQUIRED BY LAW
WE HAVE APPOINTED A DATA PROTECTION OFFICER FOR OUR COMPANY.
Erich Zimmermann
c/o ZiDa-Datenschutz GmbH
Waldhofer Str. 102
D-69123 Heidelberg

TELEPHONE: +49 621 – 3069 6731
E-Mail: e.zimmermann@zida-datenschutz.de

4. DATA COLLECTION ON OUR WEBSITE

Cookies

SOME OF THE INTERNET PAGES USE SO-CALLED COOKIES. COOKIES DO NOT CAUSE ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER AND DO NOT CONTAIN VIRUSES. COOKIES SERVE TO MAKE OUR OFFER MORE USER-FRIENDLY, EFFECTIVE AND SECURE. COOKIES ARE SMALL TEXT FILES THAT ARE STORED ON YOUR COMPUTER AND SAVED BY YOUR BROWSER.

MOST OF THE COOKIES WE USE ARE SO-CALLED “SESSION COOKIES”. THEY ARE AUTOMATICALLY DELETED AT THE END OF YOUR VISIT. OTHER COOKIES REMAIN STORED ON YOUR END DEVICE UNTIL YOU DELETE THEM. THESE COOKIES ENABLE US TO RECOGNISE YOUR BROWSER ON YOUR NEXT VISIT.

YOU CAN SET YOUR BROWSER SO THAT YOU ARE INFORMED ABOUT THE SETTING OF COOKIES AND ONLY ALLOW COOKIES IN INDIVIDUAL CASES, EXCLUDE THE ACCEPTANCE OF COOKIES FOR CERTAIN CASES OR GENERALLY AND ACTIVATE THE AUTOMATIC DELETION OF COOKIES WHEN CLOSING THE BROWSER. IF YOU DEACTIVATE COOKIES, THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THIS WEBSITE MAY BE LIMITED.

COOKIES THAT ARE REQUIRED TO CARRY OUT THE ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION PROCESS OR TO PROVIDE CERTAIN FUNCTIONS THAT YOU HAVE REQUESTED (E.G. SHOPPING CART FUNCTION) ARE STORED ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6 PARA. 1 LIT. F DSGVO (GDRP). THE WEBSITE OPERATOR HAS A LEGITIMATE INTEREST IN STORING COOKIES FOR THE TECHNICALLY ERROR-FREE AND OPTIMISED PROVISION OF ITS SERVICES. INSOFAR AS OTHER COOKIES (E.G. COOKIES TO ANALYSE YOUR SURFING BEHAVIOUR) ARE STORED, THESE ARE TREATED SEPARATELY IN THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION.