Thank you for visiting www.avantgar.de and for your interest in our company and our products. The protection of your personal data is a matter of great concern to us. Naturally we observe applicable German and European laws governing data and privacy protection. In the following we would like to inform you which general and personal data we collect on our website www.avantgar.de and how we process and make use of this data.
During your visit to www.avantgar.de we only collect such data that is generally stored when accessing websites. For instance, we collect data with regard to the type of your Internet browser and operating system as well as the domain of your Internet access provider. Information of this type is collected completely anonymously and used for statistical purposes. We operate a strict policy that no data is collected and stored that would allow any conclusions to be draw about your person.
The data you enter in contact forms at www.avantgar.de is only used for purposes for which the respective contact form is designated. Should data protection laws require your consent for the collection, processing or usage of your data, we will in advance request your consent with a respective clickbox. The text of your declaration of consent can be found below in the section "Declaration of consent text at www.avantgar.de". You may withdraw your consent at any time by sending an e-mail to office(at)avantgar.de. We will not pass on any data you have entered in contact forms to third parties. We will transfer your data to public authorities only if we are legally obliged to do so.
If you have given your consent at www.avantgar.de with regard to the collection, processing or use of your data, the declaration will read as follows:
[ ] Yes, I would like to subscribe to the Avantgarde e-mail newsletter and receive regular information on products and news about Avantgarde. I also agree that Avantgarde may occasionally contact me by mail or telephone to inform me of their latest products. I may withdraw my consent in part or in its entirety at any time by sending an e-mail to office(at)avantgar.de. I can cancel my subscription to the e-mail newsletter via a respective link in each newsletter. I can read and download this declaration of consent at any time on www.avantgar.de under the link “Privacy statement”.
When you visit www.avantgar.de a cookie will be saved on your computer. A cookie is a small file that is sent from our web server to your computer in order to distinguish your access to our site from that of other users. This cookie does not containany personal any data of yours. After the end of your session the cookie will expire automatically. You can disable the acceptance of cookies in your Internet browser and their storage to your hard disk. Please refer to the instructions of your Internet browser on how to do this. Not allowing cookies however may lead to functional impairments during your visit to www.avantgar.de
www.avantgar.de uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics stores a permanent cookie on your PC in case this is allowed by the browser settings. A permanent cookie can be reread the next time you visit www.avantgar.de. To prevent this, you can delete the permanent cookie after your visit to www.avantgar.de. The Google Analytics Cookie enables the analysis of your use of www.avantgar.de. The information generated by the Google Analytics cookie about your use of www.avantgar.de (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. To protect your privacy, your IP address is rendered anonymous before it is thereby transferred to Google. Google will use this information to analyze your use of www.avantgar.de, to prepare reports on website activities for us as website operator and to provide further services connected with website usage and internet usage. Where necessary, Google will also transfer this information to third parties, if this is required by law or if this information is processed by third parties on behalf of Google. Google will definitely not link your IP address with other Google information.
If you do not agree to these functions, you can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly (see the above section “Cookies”). This may possibly lead to an impairment of the functionality of www.avantgar.de. The deletion of permanent cookies after a visit of www.avantgar.de will however not result in any impairment.
If you do not want to prevent or delete cookies you can alternatively download and install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on which is available under tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. This add-on prevents that information about your use of websites is transferred to Google Analytics and is available for the following browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari und Opera.