Privacy Policy

1. General

1.1 What is Personal Data
Personal data are data which disclose or can disclose the customer’s identity. We adhere to the policy of data avoidance. As far as possible, a collection of personal data is avoided.

1.2 Dealings with Personal Data
The processing of your personal data takes place exclusively, as far as we have received your consent (Art. 6 I a GDPR) or it is data whose processing is necessary for our legitimate interests and to the extent that the consideration shows that no conflicting interests, fundamental rights or fundamental freedoms on your part (Art. 6 I f GDPR).
We may use processors to process your personal data but will generally not disclose your personal information to third parties. The processing of your personal data takes place exclusively within the EU unless otherwise specified below.

1.3 User Data
When visiting this website, general technical information is raised. These are the IP-address used, time, length of visit, browser type and, if necessary, the site of origin. These user data are registered in a log file due to technical conditions and can be used and stored for statistical purposes of this website. Additional personal data are not linked to this user data.

1.4 Length of Storage
We store your personal data beyond the end of the purpose for which the data was raised, but only for the length of time which is required based on legal regulations (esp. fiscal tax law).

2. Your Rights

2.1 Information
You can require information from us whether we process your personal data and as far as this is the case, you have the right to information of these personal data and the additional information mentioned in Article 15 GDPR.

2.2 Right to Correction
You have the Right to Correction of the incorrect personal data relating to you; you can demand the completion of incomplete personal data according to Article 16 GDPR.

2.3 Right to Deletion
You have the Right to demand from us to immediately delete your personal data referring to you. We are required to delete them immediately, especially for one of the following reasons:

  • Your personal data are no longer necessary for the purpose for which they were raised or were processed otherwise.
  • You revoke your permission which was the basis for processing your data, and an otherwise legal basis for the processing does not exist.
  • Your data were processed illegally.

The Right to Deletion does not exist if your personal data relating to you are required for enforcement, execution, or defense of our legal claims.

2.4 Right to Limitation of Processing
You have the Right to require from us the Limitation of Processing of your personal data, if

  • you argue the accuracy of data, and we examine and verify the accuracy,
  • the processing is unlawful, and you refuse the deletion of data and instead demand the limitation of the use thereof,
  • we no longer require the data, you, however, require them for enforcement, execution, or defense of legal claims,
  • you filed an objection against the processing of your data, and it is not clear yet, whether our warranted reasons outweigh your reasons.

2.5 Right to Transferability of Data
You have the Right to receive the relevant data pertaining to your person provided to us by you in a structured, common and machine-readable form, and you have the Right to transfer those data towards another person responsible without hindrance from us, as far as the processing is based on a permission or a contract, and our processing takes place with the help of automatized processes.

2.6 Right of Cancellation
As far as the processing of your personal data is based on permission, you have the Right to cancel this agreement at any time.

2.7 General and Right to Complain
The execution of your Rights above is, in principle, free of charge to you. You have the Right to Complain directly to the appropriate Regulating Authority governing us, which is the Commissioner for Data Protection.

3. Data Security

3.1 Data Security
All data on our website are secured through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification, and distribution. We shall, however, not assume any liability for the destruction and damage of data.

3.2 Sessions and Cookies
To operate the Internet site, we may use cookies or server-based sessions to store data. Cookies are, for instance, used here for personalized greetings by using the member’s name. Cookies are files, which are stored by a website on the customer’s hard drive to automatically recognize this computer at the next visit to the website, and adjust the website based on the customer’s use. Some cookies will be deleted after the end of a browser session. These are so-called Session Cookies. Other cookies remain on your end device and allow browser recognition at a later visit to our website (permanent cookies). You can set your browser in such a way that you will be informed about setting cookies and determine their acceptance individually, or exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain cases, or in general. Please be aware that you may not be able to use some of the website’s functions when cookies are deactivated. We assure that no personally-related data is taken from the session, or through cookies and that cookies are only used, as far as is required for this website. This considers the fact that no overriding interests on your part preclude (Article 6 I f GDPR).

4. Newsletter

If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the information required or separately provided by you to send you regular e-mail newsletters. The deregistration from the newsletter is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to us via the contact options specified in the imprint or via the dedicated link in the newsletter.

5. Presence on social media platforms

We use the following social media platforms for company presentation and communication (the following linked privacy statements and opt-out options are expressly referred to).

Facebook (Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland)
Privacy Policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Opt-Out: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads alternatively http://www.youronlinechoices.com

Twitter (Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States)
Privacy Policy: https://twitter.com/privacy
Opt-Out: https://twitter.com/personalization,

YouTube (Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA)
Privacy Policy: http://www.youtube.com/t/privacy/.

These social media platforms may be able to process personal data outside the EU. We refer to the above data protection statements of the social media platforms.
The respective social media platforms may, depending on your usage behavior and the resulting interests and actions on your part create user profiles and save cookies on your computer, in which your usage behavior is stored.

If you have an account on the respective social media platform and are logged in, your usage behavior can even be stored device-independently. Their usage profile can be used to, e.g. Place advertisements that are allegedly in line with your interests.

We process the personal data exclusively for communication with you about the social media platform chosen by you and the optimization of our and ensure that no interests of yours are affected, which outweigh this legitimate interest on our part (Art. 6 I f GDPR). Insofar as you have already given the respective operator of the social media platform an effective consent to the relevant data processing, the processing of your personal data is also based on this consent (Article 6 I a GDPR).

6. Third-party services

6.1 Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc., operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”) and raises and saves data through this web analysis service from which user profiles are created through the use of pseudonyms. The user profiles created this way to serve the analysis of the visitor’s behavior to create and improve a customized offer on this website. Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”, small text files which are saved on your computer, and which allow you an analysis of the website’s use. The information generated through the cookie about your use of the website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In case of the website’s IP anonymization activation, your IP address, however, is shortened within the member countries of the European Union or in other Member States of the Agreement of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptions, the full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of this website’s provider, Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website, to compose reports about website activities and to procure further services, in conjunction with the use of this website and the use of the Internet, for the website provider. The IP address transmitted in your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data collected by Google. Even user profiles used under a pseudonym are not merged with the personally-related data about the user without express and separately-stated permission from the user. You can prohibit the storage of cookies through the appropriate setting of your browser software. However, we want to advise you, that in this case, not all functions of this website may be fully functional and usable. Furthermore, you may prevent data collection through cookies related to your use of this website (incl. your IP address) and transmission to Google as well as data processing by Google by downloading and installing the available browser plug-in, available at the following link [ http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de ].

Google’s Data Protection Policy can be viewed at http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/. Further information about the User Terms and Data Protection, you can find at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html, or at http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html. We advise you that Google Analytics is expanded on this website by the code “anonymizelp” to guarantee an anonymized raising of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

6.2 Use of Google Remarketing
This website uses the remarketing feature of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). The feature is designed to present interest-based ads to web page visitors within the Google Network. A so-called “cookie” is stored in the browser of the website visitor, which makes it possible to recognize the visitor pseudonymized when he or she calls websites that belong to the advertising network of Google. On these pages, visitors may be presented with ads related to content that the visitor previously viewed on web pages using Google’s remarketing feature. Google says it does not collect any personal information during this process. Thus, the consideration shows that there are no overriding interests on your part (Art. 6 I p. 1 f GDPR). However, if you still do not want Google’s Remarketing feature, you can always disable it by making the appropriate settings at http://www.google.com/settings/ads. Alternatively, you can disable the use of cookies for interest-based advertising through the Network Initiative by following the instructions at http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

6.3 Social Media Links
Our social media sites can be reached through links on this website to the respective Third-Party Providers. Using the links, you shall reach the corresponding Internet sites of the Third-Parties (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Google+). As soon as you shall have opened the Third-Party Site, you shall enter the Third Parties Area of Responsibility, so that their Data Protection Policy or their explanation of data use is applicable. We have no bearing on this; we recommend, however, to log out from the respective Third-Party Provider’s website to avoid unnecessary forwarding of data before the use of the respective link, so that the Third-Party Provider cannot create user profiles through the use of the links.

6.4 Google Web Fonts
We use so-called web fonts from Google to show you a consistent font on our website. These are automatically saved in your browser cache when you call up one of our pages to enable the desired display. If your browser does not support the used web fonts, a standard font of your computer may be used. Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this technical necessity (Art. 6 I f GDPR). Google’s privacy policy can be viewed here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/ For more information about Google Web Fonts, visit https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

6.5 Using Youtube
This website and the integrated offers contain so-called embedding of videos on YouTube. These allow the connection to YouTube and the videos stored there. YouTube is an offer from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this technical necessity of the integration of the videos (Art. 6 I S. 1 f GDPR). For the purpose and scope of Google’s data collection and use, as well as your rights and preferences for protecting as a customer of YouTube, please refer to the YouTube Privacy Policy. These can be found at http://www.youtube.com/t/privacy/.

6.6 Full Story
This website uses Fullstory. Fullstory records user behavior on our website. Visitor recordings allow us to analyze them and then improve the visitors’ website experience. Fullstory is a service of Fullstory Inc., 818 Marietta Street, Atlanta, GA 30318, United States. Fullstory stores and collects data in an anonymous form using cookies. Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this anonymous data collection for the improvement of our website experience (kind 6 I f GDPR).
Fullstory has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield. For more information, visit the EU-US Privacy Shield website (www.privacyshield.gov).
You can deactivate tracking at any time (that is, the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to the use of the website). Please follow the instructions on https://www.fullstory.com/optout.

6.7 Right Message
Wir nutzen die Funktionen der Plattform RightMessage. Anbieter ist Rightmessage, Inc. 2035 Sunset Lake Road Suite B-2 Newark, DE 19702, USA. Bei jedem Abruf einer unserer Seiten, die Funktionen von RightMessage enthält, wird eine Verbindung zu Servern von RightMessage hergestellt. Wir benutzen RightMessage um unsere Website für anonyme und identifizierbare Besucher anzupassen, um die Nutzererfahrung zu verbessern. Datenschutzerklärung: https://rightmessage.com/privacy

7. Contact regarding Data Protection

To contact us regarding Data Protection, you are welcome to contact using one of the following contact options. Responsible within the meaning of the GDPR:

BENY AG
Landstr. 123
LI-9495 Triesen
Tel: +423 399 03 74
Fax: +423 399 03 75
E-Mail: sales@beny-ag.com