When does Leschi GmbH use or process personal data?
Leschi GmbH manages your personal data with the utmost level of confidentiality. We adhere strictly to the legal provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act and the Teleservice Data Protection Act when collecting, processing, and using personal data. As a general rule, it is possible to visit our website without leaving any personal data. In some cases, however, we will require personal data from you, namely:
Credit card data is NOT stored by us.
Leschi GmbH uses your personal related data for mailings like our newsletter but only if you have given up your consent.
Naturally, you have the right at any time to rescind our permission to use or process your personal data for marketing purposes by sending us a corresponding notice. This can be done by mailing a brief letter to Leschi GmbH, Forster Straße 10, 10999 Berlin or via E-Mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What does Leschi GmbH do with your personal data?
We use your personal data for processing your order, for delivering the goods, for checking credit-worthiness, for processing the payment, to guard against the misuse of our Internet website, and to inform you about the status of your order.
Your personal data, including your residential address and your e-mail address will not be shared with any third parties without your explicit and, at any time, revocable consent. Excluded hereof are our service partners, those involved with transmission of data as required during order processing (for example, exchanges with the shipping company responsible for delivery and payment settlement with the responsible institution.) In these cases, the volume of data transmitted is limited to the necessary minimum.
Unless the method of payment is prepayment or pay on delivery, we exchange address and credit history data with other mail order and service companies to carry out credit checks and for other legitimate reasons.
Your legitimate interests in accordance with legal requirements are taken into consideration. Your address and order data is also used by us for internal analysis.
How does Leschi GmbH protect your personal data?
In order to prevent sensitive data (such as adresses and payment data) from falling into the wrong hands it is encoded using the SSL-Process (Secure-Socket-Layer). This is the most up-to-date and safest method available for transmitting data in the Internet.
Moreover, Leschi GmbH employs a variety of other safety measures for protecting the personal data of its customers. The password requirement for gaining access to your customer account is one example of a safety measure.
If you have any questions about how we collect, process or use your personal data, want to enquire about, correct, block or delete your data, or withdraw any consents you’ve given, please contact in writing our in-house data protection officer:
What are cookies and why are they used by us?
Cookies are text files, that upon a visit on a website, they are stored on the user´s computer.
In this shop the cookies provide us information about the contents saved in your shopping cart on your previous orders. This information can be then called up on your next visit. If and when you log on with us or want to place an order, we always need your customer data. If you are already a customer, you can sign yourself on easily through your e-mail address and your personal password. The stored data in a cookie makes it unnecessary to fill out the application every time you log on. In addition, you can use your browser program to manage the receipt of cookies and block them as appropriate.
Below we present information on cookies we use and how you can customise your browser in that respect.
These cookies are necessary to enable you to use our website. This includes e.g. cookies that enable you to log into the customer area or add items to your shopping cart.
Analytical / performance cookies
These cookies enable collecting anonymised data about user behaviour on our website. We analyse them e.g. to improve the functionality of our website and recommend you products that will be interesting to you.
These cookies are used for certain features of our website, e.g. to improve the website’s navigation, or deliver to you customised and relevant information (e.g. ads that match your interests).
These cookies record information about your visit to the website, previously viewed pages and links you clicked. We use this information to tailor our website and displayed ads to your interests.
Are cookies hazardous?
There will always be a rumor spread that cookies can be very dangerous for your computer. However, cookies definitely cannot effect the following:
How can I change cookie settings in my browser?
Every browser has a different policy for managing the cookie settings. The browser’s policy is described in the Help menu of every browser and explains how you can change your cookie settings. To find out how to change the settings in your browser, see the links below:
Internet Explorer™: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
However, to fully utilize and experience some of the most interesting features offered by Leschi GmbH, this can only be achieved through the use of our cookies. For example, as an article is inserted into your shopping cart, our server reads the code on the cookie and will remember that the article belongs in your shopping cart.
Therefore, in the event that you choose to visit other websites after your shopping-tour on Leschi GmbH and then revert back to our website, your shopping cart will still be filled with the selected item or items. This service is possible only through the use of our cookies.
We, therefore, recommend that the setting to receive cookies be switched on.
What is an SSL encryption?
Your personal data is needed by Leschi GmbH for various business processes. For example, during the login process onto your customer account, sensitive data shall be transmitted to our server. In order to prevent personal data from falling into the wrong hands it is encrypted using the SSL-Process (Secure-Socket-Layer) This is currently the most up-to-date and safest method available for transmitting data in the Internet.
Through the use of the SSL-Process your data will be altered so that it cannot be reconstructed by a third party before it is transferred to the Leschi-server. The SSL-Process will continue to ensure that your data is only sent to the server, as requested by you, within the framework of this encryption method. Your personal data will be examined essentially for completeness and accuracy upon arrival on the Leschi GmbH-server.
If you utilize Internet Explorer as you browser, encrypted data transmission will be symbolized by a yellow padlock icon which you will notice on the bottom bar of your browser.