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Data protection

WINTERSTEIGER places great value on the protection of your personal data. Since data protection at WINTERSTEIGER has priority, your personal data will be handled with confidentiality in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. They help WINTERSTEIGER inform you on the WINTERSTEIGER activities in your fields of interest.

Personal data

You can generally visit our website without leaving any personal data. Information that is linked to the access to the WINTERSTEIGER website is saved anonymously. It cannot be traced back to you. Personal data are only collected if they are provided by you, e.g. within the scope of an online purchase, an inquiry form or a registration. We handle your data responsibly and in accordance with the legal regulations.

Data usage

WINTERSTEIGER collects, processes and uses your submitted personal data as long as these are required for the settlement of inquiries or orders. To facilitate this task, your data may be exchanged with third parties involved in handling the order, either in the delivery of the item or in the settlement of the payment.

Beyond that, your personal data are not forwarded to third parties or transmitted to third countries; it may happen that WINTERSTEIGER is obligated to provide your data due to obligatory legal regulations or that you yourself dictate this. We would also like to use the personal data that you submit to us (e.g. your name and your address or email address) - unless you object to this, which you can do at any time and even later -, to occasionally inform you about our products and services as well as our new features. With your submitted data, we can also contact you by email or phone in the course of a survey on customer satisfaction, for market research and advertising purposes.

If you have signed up for our newsletter by checking the corresponding box in the scope of an inquiry form, the personal data given by you are used to send the newsletter. You can revoke your consent to receive the newsletter at any time per email at office@wintersteiger.at.

Data encryption

If your personal data are submitted to us, e.g. when ordering an item, these are encrypted with the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) process. By using the SSL process, your data are encoded before they are transferred to the WINTERSTEIGER server so that no third party is able to reconstruct them. By using this encryption method, we ensure that the data will only be sent to the server which has requested them. More information is available under SSL encryption.

Cookies

WINTERSTEIGER uses so-called cookies on this website. Cookies are used to facilitate internet usage and communication. Cookies are small text files that our website sends to your browser and that are stored there temporarily or for a longer period of time depending on the type of cookie.

If you wish, you can generally restrict the installation of cookies through your web browser or decide yourself whether you want to allow an installation or not. The rejection of cookies can however result in some pages not being correctly displayed.

Web analysis services

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your website usage. The information generated by these cookies on the usage of this website is normally transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there. By activating the IP anonymization on our website, your IP address is processed in abbreviated form by Google in advance within the member states of the European Union and in other countries that have signed the treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator, Google uses this information to analyse your usage of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to render further services connected with the usage of the website and of the internet to the website operator. The IP address submitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not merged by Google with other data. You can prevent the installation of cookies via the appropriate setting of your browser software; we would like to however point out to you that in such cases you may not be able to make full use of all the functions our website offers. You can additionally prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) sent to Google and the processing of these data by Google by downloading the browser add-on under the following deactivation link by Google (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl?=de).

 

Hotjar

This website uses Hotjar, a web analysis service of Hotjar Ltd. (“Hotjar”) with which user behaviour on our website is analysed and evaluated. For this purpose, Hotjar uses a tracking code as well as cookies with which data such as mouse movements, clicks, scrolls as well as IP addresses, information on the operating system, browser, size and type of device, geographical origin, used language etc, are collected and stored in anonymous form. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of Hotjar on the following page: https://www.hotjar.com/privacy. You can prevent data processing by Hotjar by setting the Do Not Track Header in your browser settings. You can prevent the installation of cookies via the appropriate setting of your browser software; we would like to however point out to you that in such cases you may not be able to make full use of all the functions our website offers.

 

Piwik

This website uses the web analysis service Piwik (www.piwik.org), with which user behaviour on our website is analysed and evaluated. Piwik uses cookies that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your website usage. In this way, we have the possibility of improving our website and of making it more user-friendly. The collected and stored data, such as IP addresses, are completely anonymised, so that individual users cannot be identified. If you would like to object to the storage and analysis of your data, you can prevent the installation of cookies via the appropriate setting of your browser software; we would like to however point out to you that in such cases you may not be able to make full use of all the functions our website offers.

Retargeting/ Remarketing/ Conversion Tracking

Google

This website uses the retargeting technology of Google Inc. („Google“). This enables us to address every internet user who has shown interest in our web page and our products with personalised interest-related advertising in a targeted manner. The overlay of interest-based advertising material takes place on the basis of cookie technology and of an analysis of the previous user behaviour. Google here uses cookies, i.e. small files that are stored on your device. With cookies, information is stored that allows to individually adapt the advertising displayed to the data stored by you. If you don’t want to receive any interest-based advertising, you can deactivate the installation of cookies by Google through the following page: http://www.google.com/settings/ads/. Alternatively, you can deactivate the use of cookies by third-party providers by visiting the following deactivation page of the network advertising initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of Google on the following page: http://www.google.de/policies/privacy/.

This website uses Google AdWords and also Google Conversion Tracking, an analysis service by Google Inc. (“Google”). For this purpose, Google uses cookies that are stored on your device if you are referred to our website via a Google ad. These cookies are only valid for a limited period and are not aimed at personal identification. When you visit certain pages of our website, we and Google - as long as the cookie has not yet expired - can see that you have reached our website through a Google ad. Each Google AdWords client receives a different cookie. Cookies can thus not be tracked by AdWords clients through the websites. Conversion statistics are created from the data collected through the conversion cookies. In this way, we obtain information on the total number of users who were forwarded through the ad to a page provided with a conversion tracking tag. However, we obtain no personal information through which individual users could be identified. If you would like to object to the tracking operation, you can prevent the installation of the required cookies via the appropriate setting of your browser software. You can also deactivate cookies for Google Conversion Tracking by setting your browser to block cookies by the domain „www.googleadservices.com“. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of Google on the following page: http://www.google.de/policies/privacy/.

 

AdRoll

This website uses the retargeting technology of AdRoll Advertising Limited („AdRoll“). This enables us to address every internet user who has shown interest in our web page and our products with personalised interest-related advertising in a targeted manner. The overlay of interest-based advertising material takes place on the basis of cookie technology and of an analysis of the previous user behaviour. For this purpose, AdRoll uses cookies, tracking pixels and associated technologies. Cookies are small files that are stored on your device. In this way, your device can be recognised if you change between websites and applications, and it is possible to show you advertising that corresponds to your interests. No personal data such as names, address, phone number, email address or other data with which the user can be identified are stored. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of AdRoll on the following page: https://www.adroll.com/de-DE/about/privacy. You can object to the setting of cookies by AdRoll by using the opt-out function on the page linked above.

 

Perfect Audience

This website uses the retargeting technology of Perfect Audience. This enables us to address every internet user who has shown interest in our web page and our products with personalised interest-related advertising in a targeted manner. The overlay of interest-based advertising material takes place on the basis of cookie technology and of an analysis of the previous user behaviour. For this purpose, Perfect Audience uses cookies. Cookies are small files that are stored on your device. Perfect Audience does not store any personal data. However, if you don’t want your anonymised data to be stored, you can object to the storage and analysis of your data by obtaining an opt-out cookie by Perfect Audience under the following link; this ensures that no data used for the improvement of our online advertising will be collected and stored in the future: http://www.perfectaudience.com/privacy/.

 

Adform

This website uses the Conversion Tracking of Adform Germany GmbH (“Adform”) for the performance measurement and the optimisation of internet advertising. For this purpose, Adform uses cookies. These are stored on your device as soon as you have contact with advertising or advertising pages that operate through Adform. The cookies collect no personal data such as names, address, phone number, email address or other data with which the user can be identified. You have the possibility of deactivating the installation of cookies via the appropriate setting of your browser software; we would like to however point out to you that in such cases you may not be able to make full use of all the functions our website offers. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of Adform on the following page: http://site.adform.com/privacy-policy/de.

 

Sitescout Conversion Tracking

This website uses the Conversion Tracking SiteScout of the Centro Canada Acquisition Company Inc. („SiteScout“) for the performance measurement and the optimisation of internet advertising. For this purpose, SiteScout uses cookies. These are stored on your device as soon as you have contact with advertising or advertising pages that operate through SiteScout. The cookies collect no personal data such as names, address, phone number, email address or other data with which the user can be identified. You have the possibility of deactivating the installation of cookies via the appropriate setting of your browser software; we would like to however point out to you that in such cases you may not be able to make full use of all the functions our website offers. You can further object to the setting of cookies by SiteScout by using the opt-out function on the following page: http://www.sitescout.com/opting-out/. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of Sitescout on the following page: http://www.sitescout.com/privacy/.

 

Roq.ad

This website uses the technology of Roq.ad by Roq.ad GmbH. Roq.ad technology enables to identify anonymised users over several devices (e.g. smartphones, computers or tablets). For this purpose, Roq.ad uses browser cookies, pixels and server-to-server connections of partner networks. The aim of the monitoring is, among others, to supply suitable advertising and to obtain better analytical data of your page usage. The technology of Roq.ad is subject to external data protection control and to the list of criteria of ePrivacySeal GmbH; this means, among other things, that the system of Roq.ad is based on anonymised data monitoring. If you don’t want your anonymised data to be stored, Roq.ad offers the possibility of cancelling the service by using the opt-out procedure under the following link: https://www.roq.ad/optout/. You can find more information on the data protection regulations of Roq.ad on the following page: https://www.roq.ad/privacy/.

 

wiredminds GmbH
We use products of wiredminds GmbH (www.wiredminds.de) for marketing and optimization purposes. These products collect and process your personal data and use it to create usage profiles under a pseudonym. These usage profiles are fully anonymized where possible and appropriate. We and wiredminds employ cookies and/or Web beacons (also known as tracking pixels) on this website. We transfer the data we collect about you, which may also include personal data, to wiredminds or wiredminds gathers this data directly. wiredminds is entitled to use information that you leave behind by visiting our Web sites to create anonymized usage profiles. The data collected shall not be used to personally identify visitors to this website without the express permission of the party affected and shall not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. Any IP addresses recorded are anonymized immediately by deleting the last number block. Permission to collect and store data in the future may be revoked at any time.

Exclude from tracking.

Consent

By using our website, you agree to the described storage and usage of your data. By entering your personal data, you express your consent to the described processing of data and their usage.

Right to information

Naturally, we are happy to inform you about the use of the personal data you disclose to us. You are entitled to be informed about personal data stored by us, and you also have the right for the correction of wrong data, blockage or cancellation. You can also object to the usage of your personal data for advertising purposes at any time(office@wintersteiger.at).

Scope of application/ Links

This privacy statement is only valid for WINTERSTEIGER websites. We have no influence over the design and contents of websites linked to our pages, and we cannot monitor how the parties offering the linked websites deal with your data, so that our privacy statement and our area of responsibility does not extend to these websites.