Privacy Notice

We use the data communicated by you for the completion and processing of your order. Nimax GmbH takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and complies with the legal requirements of the German data protection act. Personal data are used in this shop only to the extent technically necessary and are not forwarded to any third parties. Our service partners are an exception, to which the data are conveyed in the context of order processing (for example, a mail-order firm assigned the delivery).

Data Processing on the Server

Our service provider automatically collects and stores the following information provided by the browser in server log files:

  • Browser type / version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL (last page visited)
  • Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
  • Time of server query.

The service provider cannot match these data to individual persons. The data are not combined with other data sources.

Cookies

Nimax GmbH uses so-called cookies on various sites. These serve to make the web page more user-friendly, effective and safer. These are small text files, which are stored on your computer. Most of the cookies used by us are deleted from your hard drive after the end of the browser session (so-called ‘session’ cookies). Other cookies remain on your computer make it possible for us to identify your computer on your next visit (so-called ‘permanent’ cookies). Our partner enterprises are not permitted to collect, process, or use personal data by means of cookies on our website. Cookies cause no damage to your computer and contain no viruses.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service available from Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses so-called ‘cookies’, text files which are stored on your computer and which make possible the analysis of your use of the website. The information regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) from the cookies is sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google uses this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports about website activity for the website operator and to produce additional services associated with the use of the website and Internet. Google may also send this information to third parties if this is legally permitted or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. On no account will Google link your IP address to any other data retrieved by Google. You can prevent the cookies from being installed by means of an appropriate setting in your browser software; however we would like to point out that this may mean that it will not be possible for you to make full use of this website’s functions. The use of this website implies your agreement to Google using the data collected from you in the way described above and for the purposes described above.

You can opt out of data collection and storage by Google Analytics at any time, with immediate effect, by downloading and installing a browser add-on for deactivating Google Analytics.  You can find this deactivation add-on here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. In view of the discussion about the use of with complete IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the ‘_anonymizeIp()’ extension, so that IP addresses are only processed further in abbreviated form in order to prevent them being directly linked to a particular individual.

Use of Facebook social plugins/widgets

This website uses so-called ‘social plugins’ (‘plugins’) from the Facebook social network, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (‘Facebook’). The plugins can be identified by the Facebook logo, the phrase ’Social Plug in from Facebook’ or ‘Facebook Social Plugin’. You can find an overview of Facebook plugins and their appearance here: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins

If you access a page from our website which includes such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection with a Facebook server. The contents of the plugin are sent directly to your browser by Facebook and embedded into the web page.
Facebook receives the information via the plugin embedding that your browser has accessed the appropriate page from our website, even if you have no Facebook account or are not currently logged in to Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is sent by your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA and is stored there.
If you are logged on to Facebook, Facebook is then able to allocate the visit to our website directly to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example, if you click on the ‘Like‘ button or enter a comment, the corresponding information will be sent directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information will also be published on Facebook and shown to your Facebook friends.

Facebook may use this information for purposes of advertising, market research and personalized design of Facebook pages. Facebook creates usage, interests and relationships profiles for this, e.g. to analyse your use of our website regarding the adverts displayed to you on Facebook, to inform other Facebook users about your activities on our web site and to provide further related services using Facebook.
If you do not want Facebook to collect data about you via our website and to link this with your data stored on Facebook, you should log-off from Facebook before visiting our website.
The purpose and scope of data collection and ongoing processing and use of data by Facebook, as well as your rights and the setting options for protecting your privacy can be found in Facebook data protection: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Use of G+ (Google Plus) social plugins/widgets

Our Internet presence uses the ‘+1’ button of the Google plus social network, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (‘Google’). This button can be identified from the characters ‘+1’ on a white or coloured background.
If you access a page from our website which includes such a button, your browser establishes a direct connection with a Google server. The contents of the ‘+1’ button are sent directly to your browser by Google and embedded into the web page. We have, therefore, no influence on extent of the data that Google collects via the button; however, we assume that your IP address is recorded.
The purpose and scope of data collection and ongoing processing and use of  data by Google, as well as your rights and the setting options for protecting your privacy regarding the ‘+1’ button can be found in Google data protection: www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html

If you are a member of Google Plus and do not want Google to collect data about you via our website and to link this with your membership data stored on Google, you should log-off from Google before visiting our website.

Newsletter

I would like to be informed by email from time-to-time about new products and special offers in your on-line shop (unsubscribing possible at any time). If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid email address. During registration to the newsletter your email address is used for our own advertising purposes. Your consent for the storage of your email address as well as its use for dispatching the newsletter can be revoked by you at any time.

Right to be informed

According to the Federal data protection law (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz) you have the right to free information about your stored data at any time as well as the right to correct, lock or delete this data. In this case, please contact us about the data concerned.

Credit assessment and Scoring

If we pay in advance, for example in the case of a purchase on account, in order to safeguard our legitimate interests, we might obtain a credit report on the basis of mathematical and statistical methods from SCHUFA Holding AG, Kormoranweg 5, 65201 Wiesbaden. For this purpose we send the personal data required for a credit check to SCHUFA Holding AG Deutschland and use the information we receive on the statistical probability of a shortfall in payment to make a balanced decision on the establishment, execution or termination of the contractual relationship. The credit report may contain probability values (score values) which are calculated on the basis of scientifically recognised mathematical and statistical methods, which also include address data. Your data protection requirements will be considered according to the applicable statutory provisions.

Web analysis with intelliAd

This website uses the web analysis service and Bid-Management tool from intelliAd Media LLC, Sendlinger Str. 7, 80331 Munich, Germany. In order to optimize this website for you, user data is collected anonymously and aggregately saved while also used to generate representative user profiles under a pseudonym. Cookies are saved locally through the use of intelliAd Tracking. According to the current version of § 15 of the German Tele-media law, you as the website user have the right to object to having your user data saved (collected anonymously), both now as well as in the future. Please use the intelliAd Opt-Out function to object to having your user data saved.