I. Cookies - Definition and types of cookies

"Cookies" are small files that are stored on users' computers. Different information can be stored within the cookies. A cookie primarily serves to store the information about a user (or the device on which the cookie is stored) during or even after his visit within an online offer and to improve the user-friendliness of our website.You can also visit our website without cookies. However, if you want to use our website in full or in a comfortable way, you should accept cookies that allow the use of certain functions or make their use more convenient. The purposes of the cookies used by us can be found in the following overview.

1. Meeting-Cookies

"session cookies" or "transient cookies" (English: session cookies are called cookies,, which are deleted after a user leaves an online offer and closes his browser. In such a cookie, for example, the content of a shopping cart can be stored in an online shop or a login status. 

2. Permanent or protocol cookies

"Permanent" or "persistent" means cookies that remain stored even after the browser is closed. For example, the login status can be stored if the users search for it after several days. Similarly, such a cookie may store the interests of users used for range measurement or marketing purposes.

3. "Third-Party-Cookie" (third suppliers-Cookies)

"Third-party cookies" are cookies from providers other than the person responsible for the online service (otherwise, if they are only its cookies, they are referred to as "first-party cookies").

4. Flash-Cookies

Flash cookies are stored as data elements of websites on your computer when they are operated with Adobe Flash. Flash cookies have no time limit.

II. Cookies and right of objection for direct marketing

1. We use temporary and permanent cookies and clarify them in the context of our cookie policy. If you as a user do not want cookies to be stored on your computer, you will be asked to disable the corresponding option in the system settings of your browser. Stored cookies can be deleted in the browser's system settings. The exclusion of cookies can lead to functional limitations of this online offer.

2. Furthermore, the storage of cookies can be achieved by switching them off in the settings of the browser. Please note that not all functions of this online offer can be used. Moreover, concernSettings changes always only the respective browser. If you use different browsers or change the device, the settings must be made again. In addition, you can delete cookies from your storage medium at any time. Information about the cookie settings, their change and the deletion of cookies can be found in your browser.

3. A general objection to the use of cookies used for the purposes of online marketing can be found in a large number of services, especially in the case of tracking, via the US website.http://www.aboutads.info/choices/or the EU sidehttp://www.youronlinechoices.com/are explained.