Privacy Policy

Data Protection
Responsible for the data processing is:
Birgie GmbH
Planetenfeldstr., 106
44379
Dortmund

info@birgiehome.com

We appreciate your interest in our online shop. The protection of your privacy is very important us. Please let us share with you below the details how we are protecting your data.

1.Access Data and Hosting

You can visit our website without giving any personal information. Each time a web page is called, the web server merely automatically stores a so-called server log file, which is e.g. contains the name of the requested file, your IP address, the date and time of the retrieval, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider (access data) and documents the retrieval. These access data are evaluated exclusively for the purpose of ensuring a trouble-free operation of the site as well as the improvement of our offer. In accordance with items. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO the preservation of our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in a correct presentation of our offer. All access data will be deleted no later than seven days after the end of your page visit.

2.Data Collection and Use for Contract Execution, Contacting

We collect personal information if you voluntarily provide it to us as part of your order or when contacting us (for example, by contact form or e-mail). Obligatory fields are marked as such, since in these cases we need the data for contract processing or to process your contact and you can not send the order or the contact without their specification. The data collected are shown in the respective input forms.

We use the data provided by you in accordance with items. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO for contract handling and processing of your inquiries. Insofar as you consent to this pursuant to items. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. If you have issued a DSGVO by choosing to open a customer account, we will use your data for the purposes of customer account opening. After completion of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be restricted for further processing and deleted after expiry of the tax and commercial retention periods, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to further data use, the is legally permitted and about which we inform you in this statement.The deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a designated function in the customer account.

3.Data Transfer

For fulfillment of the contract pursuant to items. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO, we pass on your data to the shipping company commissioned with the delivery, insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. Depending on which payment service provider you select in the order process, we will forward the payment data collected to the credit institution commissioned with the payment and any payment service providers commissioned by us to process the payments or to the selected payment service. In part, the selected payment service providers collect these data themselves, as long as you create an account there. In this case, you must log in to the payment service provider with your access data during the ordering process. In this respect, the privacy policy of the respective payment service provider applies.

4.E-Mail-Newsletter

E-mail advertising with registration for the newsletter If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the data required or separately provided by you to regularly send you our e-mail newsletter based on your consent in accordance with items. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. to send a DSGVO. The deregistration from the newsletter is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a dedicated link in the newsletter. After unsubscribing, we will delete your e-mail address, unless you have expressly consented to a further use of your data or we reserve the right to further data usage, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this statement.

5.Social Media Plugins

Using social plugins from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest using the “2 click solution”Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) from social networks. In order to increase the protection of your  data when visiting our website, the plugins are integrated into the site via a so-called “2-click solution”. This integration ensures that when you visit a page of our website that contains such plugins, no connection is established with the servers of the respective social network. Only when you activate the plugins, your browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of the respective social network.

The content of the respective plugin is then transmitted directly from the provider to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating the plugins, the providers receive the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile with the corresponding provider or are currently not logged in. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to a server of the respective provider (possibly in the USA) and stored there.

The information will also be posted on the social network and displayed there to your contacts. This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in the optimal marketing of our offer pursuant to items 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. Purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by the provider as well as a contact option and your related rights and settings options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the privacy policy of the provider:

https://www.facebook.com/policy.php  https://twitter.com/privacy https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388 https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacypolicy

Our online presence on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest. Our presence on social networks and  platforms facilitates better, more active communication with our customers and prospects. We inform you about our products and ongoing promotions. When you visit our online social media sites, your information may be collected and stored automatically for marketing research and promotional purposes. From these data so-called usage profiles are created using pseudonyms. These may be used to e.g. Place advertisements inside and outside the platforms that are allegedly in line with your interests. For this purpose, cookies are usually used on your device. These cookies store visitor behavior and the interests of users. This is gem. items 6 para 1 lit. f. DSGVO the preservation of our legitimate interest in optimizing the representation of our offer and effective communication with customers and interested parties. If you are asked by the respective social media platform operators for consent (consent) to the data processing, e.g. with the help of a checkbox, the legal basis for data processing is items 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

As far as the aforementioned social media platforms are headquartered in the US, the following applies: For the US, a decision on appropriateness of the European Commission is available. This goes back to the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate for the respective company can be viewed here. The detailed information on the processing and use of the data by the providers on their pages and a contact and your rights and options to protect your privacy, in particular opt-out options, please refer to the below linked privacy policy of the provider. If you still need help in this regard, you can contact us.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

Data processing takes place on the basis of an agreement between jointly responsible persons in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR, which you can see here:

https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms/page_controller_addendum

Data processing takes place on the basis of an agreement between jointly responsible persons according to items. 26 GDPR, which you can see here: https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms/page_controller_addendum

Twitter: https://twitter.com/de/privacy

Instagram: https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875

Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacypolicy

Opposition possibility (opt-out)

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads

Twitter:   https://twitter.com/personalization

Instagram: https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.de/?next=/settings/

6. Contact Options and Your Rights                                

As an affected you have the following rights:

According to items. 15 DSGVO the right to provide information in the scope indicated there to request your  personal data processed by us;

According to Article. 16 DSGVO the right to immediately correct the incorrect or completion of your personal data stored with us desire;

According to Article. 17 DSGVO the right to delete your stored with us to request personal data, unless further processing;

To exercise the right to freedom of expression and information; -To fulfill a legal obligation;  -For reasons of public interest or

To assert, exercise or defend legal claims is required;

According to Article. 18 DSGVO the right to restrict the processing of your to request personal data, as far as

The accuracy of the data is disputed by you;

The processing is illegal, but you reject its deletion;

We no longer need the data, but you need it for asserting, exercising or defending legal claims or

You according to article. 21 DSGVO objection to the processing;

According to Article. 20 DSGVO the right to use your personal information provided to us have been provided in a  structured, common and machine-readable format or to require transmission to another controller;

The accuracy of the data is disputed by you;

The processing is illegal, but you reject its deletion;

We no longer need the data, but you need it for asserting, exercising or defending legal claims or

You according to article. 21 DSGVO objection to the processing;

According to Article. 20 DSGVO the right to use your personal information provided to us have been provided in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to require transmission to another controller;

According to Article. 77 DSGVO the right to complain to a supervisory authority. In as a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or our company headquarters.

For questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, information, correction, restriction or deletion of data and revocation of granted consent or objection to a particular use of data, please contact us directly via the contact details in our imprint.

Right of Objection

In so far as we are personally responsible in order to safeguard our legitimate interests that predominate in the context of a balance of interests which are predominant in the interest balance, you can object to this processing with effect for the future. If the processing is for the purpose of direct marketing, you can exercise this right at any time as described above. In so far as the processing takes place for other purposes, you have a right of objection only if there are reasons that arise from your particular situation. After exercise of your right of objection, we will no longer process your personal data for these purposes. Unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing is for the purposes of asserting, exercising or defending legal claims. This does not apply if the processing is for direct marketing purposes. Then we will not process your personal data for this purpose.