1. Data protection
2. Collection of personal data
As a rule, we only request you to submit personal data where this is required to provide a real service to you.
Our website can be accessed and used without disclosing personal data. When you access our web pages, we collect and store certain non-personal data such as the name of your internet service provider, the page from which you accessed our website, or the name of the file you called up. This information is used exclusively to improve our website and does not enable us to identify you as a person.
Personal data such as your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, delivery address, etc. is only collected and stored, if you submit these details voluntarily, for instance when placing an order, uploading a picture or subscribing to our newsletter, and when you contact us through an online channel such as e-mail.
We only send you our newsletter or other mailings following your explicit prior consent. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time without giving a reason.
3. Use of personal data
1. Mandatory and non-mandatory fields in online forms
Where we require your personal details in order to provide you with a service, the submission of certain information is mandatory. The relevant fields are marked with an asterisk, and we cannot process your request unless you complete these fields.
All other fields are non-mandatory and may be left blank. Should you enter information in non-mandatory fields, we will use this data for statistical analyses and to improve our website and services.
2. Use of personal data for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes
Personal data that you make available to us is used exclusively for the purpose for which you submitted it, such as for instance the handling of a query, the fulfillment of an order or subscription to our newsletter.
3. Use of personal data for other purposes, including marketing and advertising
Should you have given your explicit consent to the use of your personal data for marketing and advertising purposes, we shall use your details to send you promotional material about new products, services and offers, by e-mail.
If you do not wish to receive such information, simply contact us to withdraw your consent by clicking the Contact button.
4. Disclosure of personal data to third parties
We do not make your personal data available to third parties, unless we have obtained your explicit consent, or are legally obliged or entitled to do so.
5. Transfer of personal data to third countries
6. Right of disclosure, deletion and blocking
You have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection. In addition, you are entitled to request that your data is corrected, blocked or deleted. These services are provided free of charge. For such requests, and for any other queries in relation with data protection, contact us at any time by clicking the Contact button.
7. Data security
We use up-to-date data security and encryption technology. All personal data submitted through our website is transmitted in an encrypted format. We protect our website and associated systems by implementing technical and organizational measures aimed at preventing unauthorized access to data. We also safeguard your data against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorized distribution.
Certain cookies are automatically deleted the moment you close your browser window (session cookies). Other cookies remain stored on your device for longer and enable our website to recognize your device when you next visit our website (persistent cookies). The information about your use of our website contained in cookies is never disclosed to third parties. You can delete cookies stored on your device at any time. You can also configure your browser settings so that no cookies are stored, or that you are notified every time a website attempts to place a cookie on your device. In your browser settings, you also have the option to reject certain types of cookies while accepting others. If cookies are disabled in your browser, certain functions of our website might no longer be available to you. For more information about cookies, see www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy, www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads or www.meine-cookies.org. Please note that rejecting cookies might require you to set a permanent cookie on your device.
When you consent to the use of your data by Rychiger AG, you agree to the following terms:
I am aware that I can revoke my consent at any time with immediate effect by using the contact form.
10. Google Analytics
We use the "anonymizeIp" code, which ensures that your IP address is anonymized (IP masking).
On behalf of the website provider, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address obtained through Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.
If you have consented to Google's linking your Internet and app browsing history to your Google Account and if information from your Google Account is used to personalize ads you view on the web, Google will temporarily link your personal data with Google Analytics data in order to form target groups for cross-device remarketing. For this purpose, Google Analytics first collects your Google-authenticated ID linked to your Google account (i.e. your personal data) from our website. Subsequently, Google Analytics temporarily links your ID to your Google Analytics data to optimize our target groups.
If you do not agree to this, you can opt out by changing the settings in the "My Account" area of your Google account accordingly.
This website makes use of the Demographics function of Google Analytics. This function is used to generates reports containing information on the age, gender and interests of visitors to our web pages. The Demographics function evaluates data collected through interest-based Google advertising, and visitor data from third parties. This data cannot be traced to you as a person. You can disable this function at any time through the ad settings in your Google Account, or generally prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics as outlined in the section 8 "Cookies".
11. Google Tag Manager
Google Tag Manager is a tag management system made available by Google to website providers. Google Tag Manager does not collect personal data, as the data managed in tags is specified by us and includes only use data relating to the downloading of documents made available to the public on our website.
12. Data collection by third parties in connection with user-based online advertising
We use information stored in cookies to analyze the use of our website. Through various analytics tools, we are able to link historic user-specific data with new data, in order to analyze, aggregate, pseudonymize and anonymize user behavior across our offerings. To improve our data base, we might use public data and data obtained from third parties in this process. The results of such analyses might be used in conjunction with user behavior analyses by other companies. In this context, we process primarily pseudonymized or anonymized data.
We are entitled to enter into contracts with third parties for the technical management of our promotional activities, and to make your personal data available to these parties for this purpose.
13. External links
Our website contains links to web pages of third parties (external links). The content of these web pages is outside our control, and responsibility for their content rests solely with the publisher of the linked web pages. At the time of linking, the linked web pages have been reviewed by Rychiger AG with regard potential infringements of rights of third parties, and no such infringements were identified. Please note that Rychiger AG has no influence whatsoever on the current and future design, content or authorship of the linked pages.
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on our website, you need to submit your e-mail address and other information that enables us to check that you are the owner of the specified e-mail account and agree to receiving the newsletter. The above data is used exclusively for the transmission of the requested information and is not disclosed to a third party.
You can at any time unsubscribe from our newsletter and thus revoke your consent to the storage and processing of your personal data by clicking the "Unsubscribe" link included in our newsletter.