Data Privacy

1.    Information concerning the collection of personal data / provider description

Below we inform you of the collection of personal data when this website is used. Personal data is all data that personally relates to you, i.e. name, address, email addresses, user behaviour.

In accordance with § 13 of the German Telemedia Act (Telemediengesetz (TMG)) service provider and responsible entity in accordance with § 3 para. 7 of the German Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG)) is Joseph Dresselhaus GmbH & Co. KG, see our Legal Notice in this regard.


2.    Right to information / right of revocation

You have the right at any time to demand information from us about the data concerning you that we store, such as its origin, recipients or categories of recipients to whom this data is disclosed, and the purpose for which this data is stored.  If you have granted consent for the use of your data, you can revoke this consent at any time. Please direct all information requests, or objections to the processing of your data via email to or to the address shown in our Legal Notice.

3.    Collection of personal data through informative use of the website

In the case of purely informative use of the website, i.e. if you do not login to use the website, register, or otherwise provide information to us, we do not collect personal data, with the exception of the data that your browser transmits to enable you to visit the website. This data is: IP address, data and time of the inquiry, time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), content of the request (specific page), access status/HTTP status code, the respective quantity of data transmitted, website, from which the request comes, browser, operating system, and its user interface, language and version of the browser software. Other personal data, particularly name, address, or email address is only collected on a voluntary basis. There is no disclosure to third parties without your consent.

4.    Collection of personal data when using our webshop

If you would like to order something in our webshop,  a customer account must be created in which your data will be stored for later, subsequent purchases. If your request to open a customer account should be refused, we will delete the data you have entered as soon as we are no longer obligated to store the data.
If we create a customer account, the data you specified as part of the inquiry will be revocably stored. You can have the account deleted at any time. To do this please get in touch with your responsible contact person. We use the data you have specified to process your purchase order. To do this we may forward your address data to a commissioned shipping company and may forward your payment data to our principle bank.
We also delete this data after processing the contract and after expiration of the retention obligations stipulated in tax law and commercial law. To prevent unauthorised third-party access to your personal data, in particular financial data, the ordering procedure is encrypted via SSL technology.

5.    Data Privacy Declaration for the Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of the Google Inc. Google Analytics uses so-called Cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information that the cookie generates about your use of this website, as a rule is transmitted to and stored on a server operated by Google in the USA. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will shorten your IP address beforehand within Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activity, and to provide additional services connected with its use and the Internet in general to the operator of the website. Google will not associate the IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting your browser settings appropriately; however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.  Moreover, you can prevent the capture of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl. your IP address), transmission to Google, as well as processing of this data through Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link

6.    Cookies

Cookies are datasets that enable storage of specific information related to the user's access device (PC, smart phone, etc.) on the device. Cookies are used to increase the user-friendliness of websites and facilitate navigation. On the other hand, cookies are used to capture statistical data concerning website use, in order to analyse such use for the purpose of improving the offering. The users can influence the use of cookies. Most browsers have the option of restricting the storing of cookies or entirely preventing the storing of cookies. We expressly state that the use, and particularly the convenience of use, can be restricted without cookies.