Privacy statement

Privacy Statement Arts Food Products For us, careful handling of personal data is of great importance. Personal data is therefore processed and secured with care. We adhere to the requirements set forth by the Personal Data Protection Act. Arts Food Products is responsible for data processing. In this privacy statement, we explain what personal data we collect and use and for what purpose. This privacy statement was last updated on January 18, 2011. Recording, Processing, and Publishing of Data We store and use only those personal data that are directly provided by you or that are clearly provided to us upon registration. Data that is no longer necessary will be deleted. You can also request access, modification, or deletion of data yourself. For this, see the contact details at the bottom. We store personal data that are necessary for the use of the platform, including your name, address, place of residence, and email address. All personal data provided by you through the Platform to Arts Food Products will be published on the platform. We will not provide the data linked to your username to third parties unless legally required. In the case of suspected fraud or abuse of our website, we may hand over personal data to the competent authorities. Username and Password Your username is linked to a password. You are responsible for handling the password carefully. We assume that a person who logs in with your username and password is authorized to use the username. If you suspect that the password is known to unauthorized individuals, please notify us as soon as possible so that we can take measures. Security of Personal Data We use strict security procedures, including preventing unauthorized access to personal data. We specifically use secure connections (Secure Sockets Layer or SSL) to shield all information between you and the platform when you register. Email If you fill out a contact or registration form on the website or send us an email, the data you send us will be stored for as long as is necessary for the nature of the form or the content of your email for full response and handling. Click Behavior and Visiting Data General visiting data is kept on the website. In this context, the IP address of your computer, any username, the time of retrieval, and data sent by a visitor's browser can be recorded and used for statistical analyses of website visits and click behavior. We try to anonymize this data as much as possible. Use of Cookies We use cookies when offering electronic services. A cookie is a simple small file that is sent with pages from this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer. This allows us, among other things, to combine different requests for pages from the website and analyze user behavior. You can refuse the use of these cookies, although this may limit the functionality and user-friendliness of the website. After logging in with your username and password, our website will send you a cookie to recognize you during the rest of a session. Through this cookie, we can keep track of which pages you request. Google Analytics Arts Food Products may use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies to help analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google uses this information to track how you use the website, compile reports on website activity for website operators, and provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can refuse the use of cookies as indicated above. By using this website, you consent to the processing of information by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. Third-Party Websites This statement does not apply to third-party websites linked to this website via links. We cannot guarantee that these third parties handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. We recommend reading the privacy statement of these websites before using them. Changes to the Privacy Statement We reserve the right to make changes to this statement. It is advisable to consult this statement regularly to stay informed of these changes. Access and Modification of Your Data Questions about our privacy policy or requests for access, modification, or deletion of your personal data can be directed to: