Brauerei C. & A. VELTINS GmbH & Co. KG

Data protection

1. Data protection

Brauerei C. & A. VELTINS GmbH & Co. KG takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly complies with the regulations of the of the data protection acts.

On this website, personal data is only collected to the extent that is technically necessary. On no account are the collected data made available to third parties without your consent.

In the following, we will provide you with a summary of how we ensure the protection of your personal data and what kind of data is recorded for what purposes.

2. The processing of data on this website

Brauerei C. & A. VELTINS collects and stores automatic information which your browser sends to us. These are:

  • the browser type/ version /plugins
  • the operating system that is being used
  • general system information (screen resolution)
  • referrer URL (the page previously visited)
  • hostname of the computer making the access (IP address)
  • time of the server request.

These data cannot be assigned to a certain person by us. These data will not be combined with other data sources nor deleted following a statistical evaluation; this does not apply if the data are further required exclusively for the purpose of supporting and maintaining the services requested by the user according to the conditions of use.

We will protect your personal data from unauthorised access, use or publication.

3. Transfer of your data

The transmission of your data only takes place if it is necessary in order to establish, implement or terminate a contractual or legal obligation or in order to protect the legitimate interests of the responsible party and when there is no reason to suppose that your interests requiring protection prevail by excluding the processing or utilisation of data or there are statutory obligations for transmitting the data.

Your data will not be transmitted in non-EU/EEA states (so-called “third-party states”) especially places receiving data which are not able to guarantee an adequate level of data protection.

4. Amendments to these provisions relating to data protection

We reserve the right to amend these measures relating to security and data protection if this is necessary due to technical changes. In such cases we will, if necessary, also adjust our privacy policy accordingly. Therefore, please refer to the current version of our policy, as amended.

5. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files stored on your computer that enable you to analyse how the site is used.

As a rule, the information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymisation, Google will truncate the IP address beforehand within Member States of the European Union as well as within other states which have signed the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

The full IP address is only sent to and truncated by Google servers in the USA in exceptional cases. On behalf of the website provider, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider.

The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by correspondingly setting your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible.

In addition, you may prevent Google collecting the data generated by the cookie, data related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the “_anonymizeIp ()” extension and therefore IP addresses which are further processed are only shortened in order to exclude a direct relationship with the person.

6. Cookies

The websites also use so-called “session cookies” in several places. They serve to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are archived on your computer which your browser stores. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses.

7. Google Maps

The website pages of Brauerei C. & A. VELTINS GmbH & Co. KG use Google Maps API to visually display geographic information. When using Google Maps, Google (Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043) also collects, processes and uses data on the use of map features by visitors to the website pages. For more information about Google’s data processing, please refer to Google’s privacy policy, which can be found at www.google.com/privacypolicy.html.

8. Use of Facebook plugins

Facebook plugins are used on our website. Facebook is operated by Facebook Inc. If you visit websites with a Facebook plug-in, the server used by Facebook will be notified of which of our websites you have visited. If you have a Facebook user account and are logged in to Facebook, this information will be assigned to your Facebook profile. When using the plugin functions, this information will also be assigned to your Facebook account.

9. Data protection officer

Please contact our data protection officer if you have any queries, requests for information or if you wish to revoke the consent you have given regarding the use of data:

e-mail: datenschutz@veltins.de

10. The person concerned has the following rights:

  • information concerning personal data
  • correction of data
  • deletion of data
  • limits to the processing of data
  • objection to the processing of data
  • a right to transferability
  • the right to appeal to a supervisory authority and
  • (if given) automated decision making including profiling.