Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

In adherence to German law we make it a high priority to ensure the security and confidentiality of the personal data you provide to us. Please read this policy to learn about our privacy practices. 

We collect, process and use your personal data to provide our services on www.boxwanted.com (hereinafter "Boxwanted") and to prevent their unlawful and improper use and to take action against it.

The legal basis of data protection can be found in the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG).

We reserve the right to update this privacy policy in the future. We will notify you about changes on our website or by sending a notice to the email address you provided to us.

We also may share, process and use your information in case of cooperate transactions such as merger and acquisition in which these privacy policy will remain valid. 

Data collection

Our webserver collects and stores the following information you enter on our website and your browser transmits to us:

  • Browser type and browser version,
  • Operating system
  • Referring website (website visited prior to Boxwanted)
  • IP-address of the accessing computer
  • Time of page view

From this data we, or third parties, may not draw any conclusions about the identity of the user. The data are thus not related to your person. Please note that we do not consolitdate the information we collect about you with other data sources.

Personal data collected by us will be used for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, security and the optimization of the offer. We reserve the right to investigate information if there is reasonable suspicion of illegal activities due to concrete indications.

Processing of personal data

Boxwanted will transfer, store or process your personal data only in accordance with the provisions of law or you consent to the data collection. Our servers are located in Germany, the EU and the US. 

If you are visiting our website and therefore decide to give us your personal data in the context of use of Boxwanted, you are accepting transmission and storage of this data on our servers in the US and the EU.

Communication

When we are contacted by you (for example via contact form or E-mail) we may store your information for the purpose of processing your request and to respond to you in case of follow-up questions.

Comments and other posts

Insofar as we offer it and you leave comments or other entries (for example blog entries) on our website your IP address will be stored. This is done to our own security. In case these comments or contributions contain illegal content (insults, prohibited political propaganda, etc.), Boxwanted could be prosecuted and has therefore an interest in the identity of the author of such content.

Depending on the technical possibility you may be able to subscribe to succession/ follow-up comments. You will receive a confirmation E-mail to verify that you are the owner of the E-mail address. You can cancel ongoing comment subscriptions at any time. The confirmation E-mail will contain further instructions to do so.

Box or class reviews

Voluntary contributions from clients in the box or class reviews on our website are accessible to everyone. Therefore you should carefully check to see if they contain information that is not intended for the public before posting the review. These posts may be listed in search engines and accessible worldwide also without activating this website. Your contributions will be published without further examination by Boxwanted mentioning of the specified first name and the first letter of the surname and declared place of residence and country of birth and the uploaded profile and cover photo. Boxwanted will immediately delete posts with illegal content or content that may infringe the rights of third parties.

User account

You create a user account by choosing a password and clicking the button "Create New Account". We store the information you enter as part of the sign-up process. This includes in particular your name, your address, your E-mail address and your telephone and / or fax number and the company data you provide. We use this information solely to facilitate the use of our websites and for future proper contract management, in particular to post your content, communication with users, for billing and for booking of your payment. You will be given the opportunity to cancel your consent to store and use your data at any time without stating any reasons effective for the future.

If you are a registered member you have the option to provide optional data (for example membership in a box, profile description „about myself“, personal interests of preferences, photos (e.g. profile picture), date of birth and other biographic data, settings for notifications or newsletters, recommended or saved products, messages, guestbook or blog entries, forum posts, reviews, comments, etc.). Please note that the information stated in your profile under "about myself" is visible to other members and visitors of Boxwanted. You can change or remove the voluntary information at any time.

Newsletter

If you would like to receive our newsletter we need your E-mail address to which the newsletter should be sent. By ordering the newsletter you are accepting the storage of your E-mail address on our computers. You can revoke your consent for the storage of the data, the E-mail address as well as their use for the delivery of the newsletter at any time without stating any reasons effective for future newsletters.

Integration of services and third party content

It can happen that content from other websites is embedded within this online offer, such as YouTube videos, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics. This always assumes that the provider of such content (hereinafter referred to as "third-party") perceive the IP address of the user. Without the IP address, they could not send the content to the browser of the respective user. The IP address is necessary for the presentation of that content. We strive to only use content of such providers that are using the IP address for the purpose of the delivery of content. However, please note that we as the provider are not notified if third-party stores the IP address for example for statistical purposes. Forasmuch as we are aware of it we will inform the user about it.

Limitations on use of information

You only may use personal data, that you have collected during the use of Boxwanted, to contact another user and the providers with respect to a particular advertisment. In particular, you must never use personal data of Boxwanted to send spam or collect it without the prior consent of the respective user.

Cookies

Cookies are small data text files and can be stored on your computer's hard drive (computer, smartphone, etc.). They serve on the one hand to enhance user experience from websites and thus also you. On the other hand they are used to detect the statistical data of the website usage.

You can decide on the use of cookies yourself. Please note that most browsers allow you to change your cookie settings and give you the option to limit your browser from accepting new cookies or to disable cookies altogether. You can manage many online ad cookies from companies via the website http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/. Please note that if you refuse to accept cookies from this site, you may not be able to access parts of our site.

You also have the option to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie. You can always delete once set cookies. The same applies to the use of our websites via mobile devices.

Google Analytics

Boxwanted uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies”. Please note that Boxwanted is not notified of the content of the data transmitted or of the use thereof by Google. We inform you according to our state of knowledge: The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is, as a general rule, transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the United States. In case of activation of IP anonymization on this website, Google will, however, truncate your IP address beforehand within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. We would point out that, on this website, Google Analytics has been extended by the addition of the code “gat._anonymizeIp ();” in order to ensure that the collection of IP addresses proceeds anonymously (IP masking).

On behalf of Boxwanted, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing the website operator with other services relating to the website and internet usage. The IP address provided by your browser as part of the Google Analytics process will not be consolidated with any other data available to Google. You can prevent cookies from being saved on your computer by choosing the appropriate settings in your browser; however, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

Facebook Social Plugins

Boxwanted uses social plugins ("plugins") provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins can be identified by a Facebook logo or the notice "Facebook Social Plugin".  Here is a list of the Facebook Social Plugins: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website. Please note that Boxwanted is not notified of the content of the data transmitted or of the use thereof by Facebook. We inform you according to our state of knowledge: The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking "Like", or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Please note, if the user is not a member of Facebook information may be still transmitted from your browser to Facebook and stored by it. According to Facebook IP anonymization to store data is active for Germany.

For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please visit Facebook's privacy policy https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. If you do not want Facebook to collect the data concerning your visit to our website, you must log off Facebook before accessing our website.

It is also possible to block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser .

Twitter

Our pages incorporate functions of the service Twitter. These functions are offered by Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. When you use Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and disclosed to other users. In the process, data are transmitted to Twitter, as well. Please note that we, as the provider of the pages, are not notified of the content of the data transmitted or of the use thereof by Twitter. For more information concerning this topic, please see the Twitter data protection/privacy statement at http://twitter.com/privacy.

Twitter indicates that only the user’s IP address and the URL of the respective website is transmitted on the button, but not used for other purposes, as the representation of the button.

Pinterest

Boxwanted uses the “Pin It” button of the social media network “Pinterest”, which is operated by the Pinterest, Inc., 808 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (hereinafter “Pinterest”). By including the “Pin it” button Pinterest receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged on Pinterest, Pinterest can additionally assign your visit to your Pinterest account.

The data sent by clicking the “Pin it” buttons will be saved by Pinterest. If you want to prevent this you have to log out from your Pinterest account before clicking on the “Pin it” button. Information upon the purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of that data through Pinterest as well as your options and rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy can be retrieved from Pinterests privacy policy at http://pinterest.com/about/privacy/.

Instagram

Boxwanted uses plugins and API-interfaces of the social network Instagram, which is offered by and transmits data to Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The Instagram plugin can be identified by the “Instagram button” on boxwanted.com. If you are logged into Instagram and you interact by clicking the “Instagram button” Boxwanted content will be shared on your Instagram account and your visit can be assigned to your Instagram account. Boxwanted is not notified of the content of the data transmitted or of the use thereof by Instagram. For more information concerning this topic, please see the Instagram privacy statement at https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.

Access, modification and deletion

You can access and update your contact information by visiting this website's Member Profile page. You can close your account by contacting us at the E-mail address contact@boxwanted.com. Should you have any questions regarding the handling of your personal information particularly data that we have stored about your person and which are not displayed at Boxwanted please contact our Customer Service under contact@boxwanted.com If changes occur to your personal details, please update your profile as soon as possible. We will delete your personal data when it is no longer needed for the purposes specified in this privacy policy and when it is not precluded by legal retention requirements. Under the statutory provisions, we store personal data to resolve disputes, previal our provisions and to avoid that people that we have excluded from the use of our services, log on with us again.

Security

We have take technical and organizational security measures in order to protect our website and your personal data from unauthorized access.

Right to information and contact person

At any time, you have the right to request information about the data stored about your person to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be corrected. If you have questions about the purpose of storage please send your requests to:

Boxwanted Sports GmbH, Prinz-Georg-Straße 94, 40479 Düsseldorf,  contact@boxwanted.com