1. Privacy policy at a glance

General Information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens with your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is all data with which you can personally be identified. You can obtain detailed information on the topic of data protection from our privacy policy below this text.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. The contact details can be found in the legal notice of this website.

How do we collect your data?

On the one hand, your data is collected when you provide us with them. This can be, for example, when processing data which you have entered into a contact form. Other data are automatically collected by our IT system when you visit the website. They are mainly technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or time of visiting the page). The collection of these data is automatic as soon as you enter our site.

What do we use your data for?

A part of the data is collected in order to ensure that the website is provided error-free. Other data could be used for analysing your user behaviour.

What rights do you have with regard to your data?

You have the right to demand free information about the origin, recipients and purpose of the personal data stored concerning you. You also have the right to demand the correction, blocking or deletion of this information. In this respect, and also in other matters on the topic of personal data, you can contact us at any time using the contact details given in our legal information. You are also entitled to complain to the responsible monitoring authority.

2. General note and mandatory information

Data protection

The operator of these sites takes protecting your personal information very seriously. We process your personal data in confidence and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations, as well as with this data protection declaration. Various personal data are collected when you use this website. Personal data are information with which you can be personally identified. The following data protection declaration explains which data we collect and what we use them for. It also explains how and for what purposes this is done.

We point out that data transmission in the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can have flaws in security. It is not possible to have complete protection of the data from intervention by third parties.

Note on responsible body

The body responsible for processing data on this website is:

Ferdinand a. Förster GmbH, Faktoreistrasse 4, 66111 Saarbrücken, Telephone: 0049 681-54227, e-mail: info@kunstaugen.com

The responsible body is the natural or legal person who will decide on its own or with others about the objective and method for processing personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

Cancellation of consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your explicit consent. At any time you can revoke consent already given by you at an earlier date. You simply have to send us an e-mail, without any official form being required. The legality of the data processing which took place before cancellation will not be affected by the cancellation.

Right to complain to the responsible monitoring authority

You are also entitled to complain to the responsible monitoring authority in cases where there has been an infringement of your data protection rights. For data protection matters, the relevant monitoring authority is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company’s registered office is located. The following link provides a list of data protection officers and their contact details: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability

You are entitled to have data, which we automatically process on the basis of your consent or in order to fulfil a contract, issued in a standard machine-readable format to yourself or to third parties. If you request the direct transmission of the data to another responsible party, this will only be done if it is technically feasible.

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for protecting the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or enquiries which you send to us as the operator of the website. You can identify an encrypted connection as the address line in the browser changes from “http://” to “https://”, and by the padlock symbol in the browser line. When the SSL or TSL encryption is activated, the data which you are transmitting to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, blocking, deletion

Under current statutory regulations you have the right to demand free information about the personal data stored concerning you, its origin and recipients and the purpose of the data processing, and you are also entitled to correct, block or delete this data. You can contact us at any time in this regard, and also in other matters on the topic of personal data, using the contact details given in our legal information.

3. Data collection on our website


The websites sometimes use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies are used to make our offering more user-friendly, effective and secure for you. Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Some cookies remain saved on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser when you next visit us.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about cookie placement and only allow cookies in individual cases, can prohibit the acceptance of cookies for particular cases or in general, as well as activating the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Deactivating cookies can restrict the functions of this website.

Cookies which are required to carry out electronic communication procedures or to provide certain functions required by you (for example a shopping cart), are saved on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f of the General Data Protection Regulation. The operator of the website has a justified interest in saving cookies to ensure that his services can be provided in a technically perfect and optimised form. If other cookies (e.g. cookies for analysing your surfing behaviour) are saved, they will be given special treatment in this privacy policy.

Server log files

The provider of the websites automatically collects and saves information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. This includes the following:

  • browser type and browser version
  • operating system in use
  • referrer URL
  • host name of the accessing computer
  • time of the server query
  • IP address

This data is not merged with other data sources.

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f of the General Data Protection Regulation, which allows data to be processed to fulfil a contract or for pre-contractual action, forms the basis for the data processing.

4. Plug-ins and tools

Google Maps

This site uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

It is necessary to save your IP address to be able to use the Google Maps functions. As a rule, this information is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. The provider of this website has no influence on this data transmission.

Google Maps is used to provide an attractive online offering and to make it easier to locate the places mentioned on our website. This constitutes a justified interest as described in Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f of the General Data Protection Regulation.

Details of how your user data is used can be found in the Google privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.