Our privacy policy

Last updated: November 2017

Thank you for visiting our Metrinox website. The protection of your personal details is very important to us. Through this policy, we would like to give you details on how we use this information. We will ensure that, when handling your personal information, we comply with the legal provisions contained in the Federal Data Protection Act, the Telemedia Act and other data protection rules.

Data collected

In general, you do not need to divulge your personal details in order to use our website. The only information which is collected is your access data, such as the name of the internet service provider, the type of data accessed and the date on which it was accessed. This data will be collected solely with the aim of improving our website and is in no way linked to your personal details.

Your personal details will only be collected if you freely disclose them to us. This may be through placing an order, when opening a customer account, when applying for a job or through subscribing to our newsletter.

Use of personal data and third parties

If you purchase one of our services or request delivery of a product from us, your personal details will only be used to permit the service to be carried out, unless you give special permission for any other use. Use of your personal data in this context includes passing on your data to a third party courier, a credit company, or other service providers required to complete the order.

Unless you specifically permit your personal data to be used for other purposes, any further use of your data will be blocked after completion of the required service and your details are deleted after the legal data retention period.

If you apply for a job at Metrinomics, your personal data will only be used for the purpose of employment in accordance with the local laws. If the application did not lead to employment, we may store your data for advising you of future employment opportunities. However, your data will be deleted after the legal data retention period.

Use of cookies

In order to understand how you use our website and to improve your experience, we use cookies on our web pages. Cookies are text files which are stored on your computer. After you have finished your session and closed your browser many of the text files are deleted, the so-called “session cookies”. The “persistent cookies” are also stored and these allow us to recognize you when you next visit our website. Our partner companies are not permitted to collect, process, or use personal data stored in the form of cookies on our website. You can prevent cookies from being saved on your computer by changing your browser settings. This may result in the restriction of some functions used by our website.

Right to disclosure

In accordance with the Federal Data Protection Act you have the right to free disclosure of the information stored about you. You also have the right to correct, block or delete this data.

Validity of Data Protection Regulation

Metrinomics is entitled to amend this Privacy Policy in accordance with the legal provisions contained in the Federal Data Protection Act, the Telemedia Act and other data protection rules. Whenever the Privacy Statement is changed, Metrinomics will notify its users on the website and by email. The date of the latest update will be visible on the website.

Contact

If you have any questions concerning the collection, processing and use of your personal data, disclosure, correction or deletion of data, or if you wish to withdraw consent to data being collected, please contact us by email at press(at)metrinomics.com, or write to the following address:

Metrinomics GmbH
Attn: Marketing & Communications
Schlesische Str. 26, D-10997 Berlin.