Privacy Policy

1) Basic policy for the handling of personal information
In principle, you may visit our online store without disclosing any personal information. Your personal information is only collected if you voluntarily provide it to us to complete a purchase transaction. Without your explicit consent, this information is solely used for contract fulfillment and processing your requests. Upon fulfillment of the contract, your information is stored to comply with the retention periods required by tax and commercial law, but will not be used for any other purposes.

In addition, we collect your personal information when you sign up for our e-mail newsletter. We will only use this information for distributing our newsletter for our own promotional purposes, provided you have expressly consented to such use.

2) Disclosure of personal information for order processing
2.1 The personal information collected as part of contract fulfillment are stored by our online store software provider, E-GUMA (Idea Creation GmbH, Walchestrasse 15, CH-8006 Zurich), and, if required for delivery of the goods, transmitted to the carrier responsible for delivery.

2.2. In the course of processing your payment, we provide your payment details to the following service provider: Datatrans AG, Kreuzbühlstrasse 26, CH-8008 Zurich.

2.3 If payment is made via PayPal, credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal, or, if available, “on account” via PayPal, we transfer your payment details to PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter “PayPal”) as part of payment processing. For the payment methods credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal, and, if available, “purchase on account” via PayPal, PayPal reserves the right to conduct a credit check on you. PayPal will use the results of the credit check to determine the statistical probability of default in order to decide whether or not to provide the respective payment method. The credit report may include probability values (also referred to as "scores"). Where scores are included in the credit report, these are calculated on the basis of a scientifically recognized mathematical/statistical method. Amongst others, address information is used for calculating the credit scores. For further details regarding the protection of your personal data, including the credit reference agencies used, please refer to PayPal's Privacy Policy:

3. Information about cookies
We use cookies to ensure that you get the best from our website. Cookies are small text files that are temporarily stored in your computer's memory. These cookies are deleted when you close your browser. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting “Block cookies” in your browser settings. This may, however, limit the functionality of the services that we offer.

4. Google Analytics
For website optimization and statistical purposes, we collect tracking data about the browsing behavior of website users. Such tracking data, which are, for example, collected for Google Analytics, do not allow any conclusions on individual users. No individuals can be identified on the basis on these data. This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google”). Google Analytics uses ‘cookies’. These are text files which are stored on your computer and make it possible to analyze your use of the website. The data generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the United States, where it is stored. Google uses this information to analyze your use of our website, to compile reports on website activity on the website operator’s behalf, and to provide further services connected with the use of this website and the Internet. Google will share this information with third parties only where legally required to do so or where the third party in question processes the information on behalf of Google. Google will, under no circumstances, link your IP address to other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser software. However, please note that, if you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this site. By using this website, you agree to the processing of data relating to you and collected by Google as described above and for the purposes set out above.