Privacy Policy

1) INFORMATION ABOUT THE COLLECTION OF PERSONAL DATA AND CONTACT DETAILS OF THE PERSON RESPONSIBLE

1.1 We are pleased that you are visiting our website and thank you for your interest. Below we inform you about the handling of your personal data when using our website. Personal data are all data with which you can be personally identified.

1.2 Responsible for the data processing on this website within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Leo & Sun GmbH, Augustaanlage 57, 68165 Mannheim, Germany, Tel .: 0621-4369 564, Fax: 0621-4369 566, email: info@chinareifen.com. The person responsible for the processing of personal data is the natural or legal person who alone or together with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data.

1.3 For security reasons and to protect the transfer of personal data and other confidential content (e.g. orders or inquiries to the person responsible), this website uses an SSL or. TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the string "https: //" and the lock symbol in your browser line.

2) DATA COLLECTION WHEN VISITING OUR WEBSITE

When using our website for information purposes only, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect data that your browser transmits to our server (so-called "server log files"). When you visit our website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to display the website to you:

Processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. The data will not be passed on or used in any other way. However, we reserve the right to check the server log files retrospectively if there are specific indications of illegal use.

3) CONTENT DELIVERY NETWORK

3.1 Cloudflare

On our website we use a so-called Content Delivery Network ("CDN") from technology service provider Cloudflare Inc., 101 Townsend St. San Francisco, CA 94107, USA ("Cloudflare"). A content delivery network is an online service that is used to deliver large media files (such as graphics, page content or scripts) through a network of regionally distributed servers connected via the Internet. The use of Cloudflare's Content Delivery Network helps us optimize the loading speeds of our website. Processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in secure and efficient provision, as well as improving the stability and functionality of our website. Cloudflare, based in the USA, is certified for the US-European data protection agreement "Privacy Shield", which guarantees compliance with the data protection level applicable in the EU. For more information, see Cloudflare's privacy policy at: https://www.cloudflare.com/privacypolicy/

3.2 Google Cloud CDN

On our website we use a so-called Content Delivery Network ("CDN") from Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland ("Google"). A content delivery network is an online service that is used to deliver large media files (such as graphics, page content or scripts) through a network of regionally distributed servers connected via the Internet. The use of Google's content delivery network helps us optimize the loading speeds of our website. Processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in secure and efficient provision, as well as improving the stability and functionality of our website. In the event of transmission of personal data to Google LLC. based in the United States, Google LLC. certified for the US-European data protection convention "Privacy Shield", which guarantees compliance with the data protection level applicable in the EU. A current certificate can be viewed here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/list You can find more information about Google's data protection regulations at the following Internet address: https://www.google.de/policies/privacy/

4) COOKIES

In order to make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us or our partner companies (third-party cookies) to recognize your browser the next time you visit (persistent cookies). If cookies are set, they collect and process certain user information such as browser and location data as well as IP address values ​​to the individual extent. Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, If personal data is also processed by individual cookies implemented by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR either to implement the contract or in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR to protect our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website and a customer-friendly and effective design of the page visit. We may work with advertising partners who help us to make our website more interesting for you. For this purpose, cookies from partner companies are also stored on your hard drive when you visit our website (third-party cookies). If we work with the aforementioned advertising partners, you will be informed individually and separately about the use of such cookies and the scope of the information collected within the following paragraphs. Please note that you can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and decide individually whether to accept them or to exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general. Each browser differs in the way it manages the cookie settings. This is described in the help menu of each browser, which explains how you can change your cookie settings. You can find these for the respective browser under the following links: Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/de-DE/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookies-erlauben-und- reject Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=de&hlrm=en&answer=95647 Safari: https://support.apple.com/de-de/guide/safari/sfri11471/ mac Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/de/cookies.html Please note that the functionality of our website may be restricted if cookies are not accepted.

5) CONTACT US

Personal data is collected when you contact us (e.g. via the contact form or email). Which data is collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact form. This data is stored and used exclusively for the purpose of answering your request or for contacting you and the associated technical administration. The legal basis for processing this data is our legitimate interest in answering your request in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If your contact is aimed at the conclusion of a contract, then an additional legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR. Your data will be deleted after your request has been processed. This is the case if the circumstances indicate

6) REGISTRATION AT THE PORTAL OR FORUM

You can register on our website by providing personal data. Which personal data are processed for the registration results from the input mask that is used for the registration. We use the so-called double opt-in procedure for registration, i.e. H. Your registration is only completed if you have previously confirmed your registration via a confirmation e-mail sent to you for this purpose by clicking on the link contained therein. If you do not receive your confirmation within 24 hours, your registration will be automatically deleted from our database. The specification of the aforementioned data is mandatory. You can voluntarily provide all other information by using our portal.

If you use our portal, we save your data required for the fulfillment of the contract, including any information about the payment method, until you finally delete your access. We also store the voluntary data you provide for the time you use the portal, unless you delete it beforehand. You can manage and change all information in the protected customer area. The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

In addition, we save all content published by you (such as public contributions, pinboard entries, guestbook entries, etc.) in order to operate the website. We have a legitimate interest in providing the website with the complete user-generated content. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If you delete your account, your public statements, especially in the forum, will remain visible to all readers, but your account will no longer be available. In this case, all other data will be deleted.

7) USE OF CUSTOMER DATA FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING

7.1 Sign  up for our email newsletter

If you register for our e-mail newsletter, we will send you regular information about our offers. The only mandatory information for sending the newsletter is your email address. The provision of further data is voluntary and is used to address you personally. We use the so-called double opt-in procedure to send the newsletter. This means that we will only send you an e-mail newsletter if you have expressly confirmed to us that you consent to receiving the newsletter. We will then send you a confirmation email asking you to click the corresponding link to confirm that you want to receive the newsletter in the future.

By activating the confirmation link, you give us your consent to the use of your personal data in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR. When registering for the newsletter, we save your IP address entered by the Internet service provider (ISP) as well as the date and time of registration in order to be able to trace a possible misuse of your email address at a later date. The data collected by us when registering for the newsletter will only be used for advertising purposes in the form of the newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the link provided in the newsletter or by sending a corresponding message to the person named above. After unsubscribing, your email address will be deleted from our newsletter mailing list immediately,

7.2 Sending the e-mail newsletter to existing customers

If you have provided us with your e-mail address when purchasing goods or services, we reserve the right to send you regular e-mail offers for products or services similar to those already purchased from our range. We do not have to obtain any separate consent from you for this in accordance with Section 7 (3) UWG. In this respect, data processing takes place solely on the basis of our legitimate interest in personalized direct advertising in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If you have initially objected to the use of your email address for this purpose, we will not send you an email. You are entitled to object to the use of your email address for the aforementioned advertising purpose at any time with future effect by notifying the person responsible at the beginning. For this, you only incur transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. After receipt of your objection, the use of your email address for advertising purposes will be stopped immediately.

7.3 Newsletter dispatch via Sendinblue

Our e-mail newsletter is sent via the technical service provider Sendinblue SAS (55 Rue d'Amsterdam, 75008 Paris, France), to whom we pass on the data you provided when registering for the newsletter. This transfer takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR and serves our legitimate interest in the use of an advertising-effective, secure and user-friendly newsletter system. The data you enter for newsletter subscription (e.g. e-mail address) is stored on the Sendinblue servers in the EU.

Sendinblue uses this information to send and statistically evaluate the newsletter on our behalf. For the evaluation, the emails sent contain so-called web beacons or tracking pixels, which represent one-pixel image files that are stored on our website. In this way it can be determined whether a newsletter message has been opened and which links have been clicked on. In addition, technical information is recorded (e.g. time of access, IP address, browser type and operating system). The data is only collected in a pseudonymized form and is not linked to your other personal data; a direct personal reference is excluded. This data is used only for statistical analysis of newsletter campaigns. The results of these analyzes can be used to better adapt future newsletters to the interests of the recipients. If you want to object to the data analysis for statistical evaluation purposes, you must unsubscribe from the newsletter.

Sendinblue can also process this data in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f Use the GDPR based on its own legitimate interest in the needs-based design and optimization of the service as well as for market research purposes, for example to determine from which countries the recipients come. However, Sendinblue does not use the data of our newsletter recipients to write to them themselves or to pass them on to third parties.

We have concluded an order processing contract with Sendinblue, with which we oblige Sendinblue to protect our customers' data and not to pass them on to third parties.

You can view Sendinblue's data protection regulations here: https://de.sendinblue.com/legal/privacypolicy/

8) ONLINE MARKETING

Hubspot

This website uses the services of HubSpot, a software-based marketing service by HubSpot Ireland Ltd., 2nd Floor 30 North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland.

With the help of Hubspot, various customer service and customer management services can be digitally synchronized and processed via a central user interface. HubSpot enables the generation of leads, central email and newsletter marketing, contact management in the form of user segmentation and through CRM, and the management of contact forms.

To fulfill the various functions, HubSpot uses cookies, small text files that are stored locally in the cache of your web browser on your device and enable us to analyze your use of the website. The cookies collect certain information such as the IP address, the location, the time of the page visit, etc. Information collected by HubSpot is stored on HubSpot servers and evaluated on our behalf.

If personal data are processed, the data is processed for statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. Other legal bases for data processing that intervene in the context of specific HubSpot services (such as when sending newsletters express consent in accordance with Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR) remain unaffected.

We have concluded an order processing contract with HubSpot, which obliges HubSpot to protect our customers' data and not to pass them on to third parties.

You can permanently object to the collection of data by HubSpot using cookies and the setting of cookies by preventing the storage of cookies by your browser settings accordingly.

You can find more information about Hubspot's data protection regulations at the following Internet address: https://legal.hubspot.com/de/datenschutz

As far as legally required, we have your consent to the processing of your data as described above in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR obtained. You can revoke your consent at any time with future effect. To exercise your revocation, please follow the above-mentioned option to object.

9) WEB ANALYTICS SERVICES

Google (Universal) Analytics

This website uses Google (Universal) Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland ("Google"). Google (Universal) Analytics uses so-called "cookies", which are text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including the shortened IP address) is usually transferred to a Google server and stored there, which can also be transmitted to the servers of Google LLC. come in the US.

This website uses Google (Universal) Analytics exclusively with the extension "_anonymizeIp ()", which ensures anonymization of the IP address by shortening and excludes a direct personal reference. The extension will shorten your IP address from Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google LLC server in the USA and shortened there. In these exceptional cases, this processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes. On our behalf, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide us with other services related to website activity and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google (Universal) Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. However, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

As an alternative to the browser plug-in or within browsers on mobile devices, please click on the following link to set an opt-out cookie that will prevent Google Analytics from collecting data on this website in the future (this opt-out cookie only works in this browser and only for this domain. If you delete your cookies in this browser, you must click this link again): Deactivate Google Analytics Further information on Google (Universal) Analytics can be found here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de&gl=de In the event of transmission of personal data to Google LLC. based in the United States, Google LLC. certified for the US-European data protection agreement "Privacy Shield", which guarantees compliance with the data protection level applicable in the EU. A current certificate can be viewed here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/list As far as legally required, we have your consent to the processing of your data as described above in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR obtained. You can revoke your consent at any time with future effect. To exercise your revocation, please follow the above-mentioned option to object.

10) TOOLS AND OTHER

10.1 Cookie consent tool based on Usercentrics technology

This website uses a cookie consent tool with technology from Usercentrics GmbH, Rosental 4, 80331 Munich (hereinafter "Usercentrics") to obtain effective user consent for cookies that require consent and cookie-based applications.

By integrating a corresponding JavaScript code, users are shown a banner when the page is called up, in which checkmarks can be given for certain cookies and / or cookie-based applications. The tool blocks the setting of all cookies that require consent until the respective user grants the corresponding consent. This ensures that such cookies are only placed on the user's end device if they have given their consent.

So that the cookie consent tool can uniquely assign page views to individual users and individually record, log and save the consent settings made by the user for a session duration, when the website is called up by the cookie consent tool, certain user information (including the IP address) collected, transmitted to the Usercentrics server and stored there.

This data processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in a legally compliant, user-specific and user-friendly consent management for cookies and thus in a legally compliant design of our website.

Another legal basis for the data processing described is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. c GDPR. As the person responsible, we are subject to the legal obligation to make the use of technically unnecessary cookies dependent on the respective user consent.

We have concluded an order processing contract with Usercentrics, with which we oblige Usercentrics to protect the data of visitors to our website and not to pass it on to third parties.

Further information on the use of data by Usercentrics can be found in the Usercentrics data protection declaration at https://usercentrics.com/privacy-policy/

10.2 Google reCAPTCHA

On this website we also use the reCAPTCHA function from Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland ("Google"). This function primarily serves to differentiate whether an entry is made by a natural person or whether it is misused by mechanical and automated processing. The service includes sending the IP address and any other data required by Google for the reCAPTCHA service to Google and is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in establishing individual responsibility on the Internet and avoiding abuse and spam. As part of the use of Google reCAPTCHA, personal data may also be transmitted to the servers of Google LLC. come in the US.

In the event of transmission of personal data to Google LLC. based in the United States, Google LLC. certified for the US-European data protection agreement "Privacy Shield", which guarantees compliance with the data protection level applicable in the EU. A current certificate can be viewed here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/list

Further information on Google reCAPTCHA and Google's data protection declaration can be viewed at: https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/

As far as legally required, we have your consent to the processing of your data as described above in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR obtained. You can revoke your consent at any time with future effect. To exercise your revocation, please follow the above-mentioned option to object.

11) RIGHTS OF THE DATA SUBJECT

11.1 The applicable data protection law grants you comprehensive data protection rights (information and intervention rights) to the person responsible with regard to the processing of your personal data, about which we inform you below:

11.2 RIGHT TO OBJECT

IF WE PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA ON THE BASIS OF OUR PRINCIPLE OF INTERESTED LEGAL INTEREST, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO BE AT ALL TIMES FOR REASONS FOR YOUR SITUATION TO GIVE IN YOUR SPECIAL SITUATION.

If you exercise your right to object, we will stop processing the data concerned. PROCESSING IS SUBJECT TO BE PROVIDED IF WE CAN PROVIDE OBLIGATORY PROTECTED REASONS FOR THE PROCESSING, WHICH EXERCISE YOUR INTERESTS, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND BASIC FREEDOMS, OR IF THE PROCESSING, PUBLICITY, PUBLICITY.

IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS PROCESSED BY US TO OPERATE DIRECT ADVERTISEMENT, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO PROCESS PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING. YOU CAN EXERCISE THE CONTRADICTION AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.

If you make use of your right to object, we will stop processing the data concerned for direct marketing purposes.

12) DURATION OF STORAGE OF PERSONAL DATA

The duration of the storage of personal data is measured on the basis of the respective legal basis, the purpose of processing and - if relevant - also on the basis of the respective statutory retention period (e.g. retention periods under commercial and tax law).

When processing personal data on the basis of express consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO, this data is stored until the data subject withdraws their consent.

Are there legal retention periods for data that is part of legal or similar legal obligations on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR are processed, this data will be routinely deleted after the retention periods have expired, provided that they are no longer required to fulfill the contract or initiate a contract and / or we do not have a legitimate interest in further storage.

When processing personal data on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR, this data is stored until the data subject exercises his right to object pursuant to Art. 21 Para. 1 GDPR, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that outweigh the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

When processing personal data for the purpose of direct advertising on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR, this data is stored until the data subject exercises his right to object pursuant to Art. 21 Para. 2 GDPR.

Unless otherwise stated in the other information in this declaration on specific processing situations, stored personal data will be deleted when they are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed.

As of: 06. 2020