Data Protection Declaration
1. Data protection at a glance
The following information give a basic overview of what happens with your personal data when you visit our
ebsite. Personal data are all data that can be used to personally identify you. Extensive information on
the subject of data protection can be found in our Data Protection Declaration below
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for data collection on this website?
The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. This person's contact information
can be found in the imprint of this website.
How do we collect your data?
One way in which your data is collected is by you providing the data to us. This can be data that you enter
into a contact form, for example. Other data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit
the website. These are primarily technical data (e.g. web browser, operating system or time that the page
was viewed). The data is collected automatically as soon as you visit our website.
For what purposes do we use your data?
Part of the data is collected in order to guarantee the faultless provision of the website. Other data
can be used for the analysis of your user behaviour.
What are your rights regarding your data?
You have the right to obtain information about the origin, recipients, and purpose of your personal data being
stored at any time. You also have the right to obtain the correction, blocking or erasure or these data.
If you have further questions about this or other data protection issues, feel free to contact us under
the address published in the imprint. In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the
competent supervisory authority.
Analytics tools and tools from third-party providers
Your surfing behaviour can be statistically analysed when you visit our website. This is primarily carried
out by means of analytics programs using cookies. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is normally
carried out anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You can refuse this analysis or
prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information about this can be found in the following Data
Protection Declaration. You can refuse this analysis. We will inform you of your refusal options in this
Data Protection Declaration.
2. General information and mandatory information
The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal
data confidentially and according to the legal data protection regulations and this Data Protection
Declaration. Various personal data are collected when you visit this website. Personal data are data
that can be used to personally identify you. This Data Privacy Statement explains what data we collect and
for what purposes we use the data. It also explains how and for what purpose this occurs. However, we would
like to point out that data transmissions via the Internet (e.g email communication) cannot be entirely
secure and may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of personal details against unauthorized
access by third parties is not possible.
Data controller information
The data controller for the data processing on this website is:
MANDARIN MEDIEN Gesellschaft für digitale Lösungen mbH
Mueßer Bucht 1
Telefon: 0385 - 32 650 20
Data controller means the natural or legal person which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes
and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses or similar data).
Revocation of your consent to the data processing
Many data processing procedures are only possible with your explicit consent. You can revoke consent you have
already granted at any time. An informal e-mail message to us will suffice for this. The lawfulness of data
processing carried out before the revocation will remain unaffected by this.
Right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority
In the event of breaches of data protection provisions, the data subject has the right to lodge a complaint
with the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is
the State Data Protection Officer of the Federal State in which our company's head office is located. A list of
the Data Protection Officers as well as their contact information can be found by following this
link: Contact information
Right to data portability
You have the right to have the data that is automatically processed on the basis of your consent or for the
performance of a contract handed over to you personally or to a third party in a current and machine-readable
format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to a different controller, this will only be carried
out if it is technically feasible.
For security reasons, and to protect the transmission of confidential data, such as orders queries you send
to us as the provider, this website uses an SSL/TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by
the change in the address line of the browser from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock-symbol in your
browser address line. When the SSL/TLS encryption is activated, the data you have transmitted to us cannot
be accessed by third parties.
Information, blocking, erasure
You have the right obtain information about your personal data, their origin and recipients, and the purpose
of data processing and, if necessary, the right to correct, block or delete those data at any time and free
of charge within the framework of the applicable statutory provisions. For further questions, and questions
concerning personal data, feel free to contact us under the address published in the imprint.
Refusal of marketing e-mails
The use of such contact information by third parties for the purpose of distributing unsolicited advertisements
or other commercial information is prohibited. The operators of this website reserve the right to take legal
measures against senders of unsolicited commercial information, e.g. spam e-mail etc.
3. Data collection on our website
This website partially uses what are known as cookies. Cookies do not cause damage to your computer and do
not contain any viruses. Cookies allow us to make our product more user-friendly, more efficient and more
secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer’s hard drive by your web browser.
Most cookies that we use are what are known as "session cookies". They are deleted automatically after the
end of your visit. Other cookies remain on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies enable
us to recognise your browser on your next visit. You can adjust your browser to inform you when cookies are
placed, to individually allow cookies, or to generally exclude cookies in certain cases, as well as to
activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. The deactivation of cookies may impair
the functionality of this website. Cookies that are required in order to carry out the electronic communication
procedure or for the provision of certain functions desired by you (e.g. shopping cart function) are stored
on the basis of Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation. The website operator has a
legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically faultless and optimised provision of its
services. The storage of other cookies (e.g. cookies for the analysis of your surfing behaviour) is discussed
separately in this Data Protection Declaration.
4. Analytics tools and advertising
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider of these services are
Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses what are known
as "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and facilitate an analysis of your
use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually sent
to and stored at a Google server in the USA. The storage of Google Analytics cookies is carried out on the
basis of Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation. The website operator has a legitimate
interest in the analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both its website as well as its advertising.
We have activated the IP anonymisation function on this website. Through this, your IP address will be
shortened within the member states of the European Union or other contractual states of the Treaty on
the European Economic Area before transfer to the USA. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will
be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Commissioned by the operators of this
website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website
activities and to provide other services related to website and Internet use for website operators. The IP
address transmitted by your browser as part of the Google Analytics process will not be merged with other
data held by Google.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser; however, if you do so, you
may be unable to use all features of this website. Further, you may prevent the collection of data generated
by cookies (including your IP address) and related to the use of these websites, as well as the processing of
such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser add-on from the following link:
Refusal of data collection
You can prevent the collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking the following link. In doing so, an
opt-out cookie will be placed which prevents future data collection when visiting our website: Disable Google
Analytics. You will find more information concerning the treatment of user data by Google Analytics in
Order data processing
We have entered into a contract with Google concerning order data processing and fully comply with the strict
provisions of German Data Protection Authorities when using Google Analytics.
Demographic data collection by Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics' demographic features. This allows reports to be generated containing
statements about the age, gender, and interests of site visitors. This data comes from Google's interest-based
advertising as well as visitor data from third-party providers. This collected data cannot be attributed to
any specific person. You can disable this feature at any time by adjusting the ads settings in your Google
account, or you can forbid the collection of your data by Google Analytics as described in the section
"Refusal of data collection."
5. Add-ons and tools
Google Web Fonts
For the uniform display of fonts, this website uses so-called web fonts that are provided by Google. When you
view a page, your browser downloads the necessary web fonts to your browser cache in order to correctly
display texts and fonts. The browser you are using must connect to the Google servers for this purpose.
Google thereby learns that our website was accessed through your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts
is carried out in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offerings. This
constitutes a legitimate interest in accordance with Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation.
If your browser does not support web fonts, your computer uses a standard font. For further information,
please see FAQ
This website uses the map service Google Maps via API. Provider of these services are Google Inc.,
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Storage of your IP address is required in order to
use the functions of Google Maps. This information will usually be transferred to, and stored on, a server
in the USA. The provider of this website has no influence on this data transmission. The use of Google Maps
is carried out in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offerings and the ease of finding
the locations specified by us on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest in accordance with
Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation. For further information, please see