The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations in Switzerland and this data protection declaration.
Our website can generally be used without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or email address) is collected on our website, this is always done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. According to this data protection declaration, some of this data is passed on to third parties.
We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by email) can have security gaps. It is not possible to completely protect data from access by third parties.
We use the data we collect to maintain the relationship with our customers and those interested in our services, e.g. to design our newsletter "CELLSTAR"; to further develop our website and adapt it to new needs; and to offer them relevant information and services.
As a newsletter subscriber, you provide us with the details of your registration, primarily your email address and preferred language; next to it - if you wish - your last name and first name. You can adjust your profile data at any time or unsubscribe from the newsletter. We also use our newsletter lists to create custom or lookalike audiences or similar audiences (see below) on platforms such as Facebook, Twitter or Google (DoubleClick). You can reject this use at any time. If you provide your Twitter account, we can inform you on a case-by-case basis about which topics you tweet publicly. For the administration of the newsletter contacts and the sending of the newsletter, we use MailChimp, a service that supports, among other things, the design and target group-oriented addressing of e-mail newsletters. In MailChimp we record the details of your registration for our newsletter (via our website or our lead form on Twitter or Facebook, if necessary manually with your consent). MailChimp uses session cookies and pixel tags / web beacons in our emails in order to be able to assign users to opening and clicking. The data is processed directly on the service servers located abroad. Information about such steps by users (e.g. the duration, sequence and URL of visits and page views, as well as information about the device used, operating system, browser and settings and the approximate location) are also transmitted there; By subscribing to the newsletter, you agree to this.
HOSTING PROVIDER & SERVER LOGFILES
When you visit our website and call up pages or content there, you leave information about the type of access, such as your choice of pages (URL), date and time of your visit, the IP address of the device used, information about the device type and its operating system, the browser identification (UserAgent string). This information is recorded in the server logs of our web servers and stored for one year for debugging purposes.
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type and version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
This data cannot be directly assigned to specific people. This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications of illegal use.
This data and all data on this website are stored by our hosting provider Swizzonic AG, Limmatquai 112, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland, whose data protection declaration can be found at www.swizzonic.ch.
Some of the websites use so-called cookies. Cookies do no damage to your computer and contain no viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.
This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as inquiries that you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http: //" to "https: //" and by the lock symbol in your browser line.
If SSL encryption is activated, the data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, including the IP address, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. We will not pass on this data without your consent.
For the comment function on this page, in addition to your comment, information about the time the comment was created, your email address and, if you do not post anonymously, the user name you selected will be saved.
Gravatar is a service of Automattic Inc., the company behind WordPress. Your IP and email address will be sent to Automattic to check whether you have a Gravatar account and, if necessary, to display the profile picture stored in your Gravatar account next to your comment on this website.
You can use Automattic's data protection regulations view here.
Storage of the IP address
Our comment function stores the IP addresses of users who write comments. Since we do not check comments on our site before activation, we need this data in order to be able to act against the author in the event of legal violations such as insults or propaganda.
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
We have activated the IP anonymization function on this website. This means that your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before it is transmitted to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred 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 website activity and to provide the website operator with other services related to website and internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install:
You can find more information on the handling of user data at Google Analytics in the data protection declaration of
GOOGLE UNIVERSAL ANALYTICS
to be able to assign; this by means of anonymous features, such as random identification numbers. No personal data is transmitted to Google; IP addresses that are used for spatial assignment are "masked" in advance (shortened by certain digits). Google explains further details in its Data protection documentation. You can use Google Analytics for your browser using a Addon deactivate.
GOOGLE ADWORDS CONVERSIONS AND GOOGLE DOUBLECLICK FLOODLIGHT
Google AdWords Conversions and Google DoubleClick Floodlight allow us to determine how clicks on ads or information on Google platforms effectively lead to transactions and similar actions by us. These functions use temporary cookies from Google and do not process individual user data. You can use the options provided by Google or make the appropriate browser settings against the use of these cookies.
GOOGLE DYNAMIC REMARKETING
GOOGLE TAG MANAGER
We use Google Tag Manager, a function for integrating tags into our website. This records the IP address for incoming http requests and stores them for a short time in order to be able to correct errors during the integration.
Google fonts are used on this website. As far as we know, no personal data is stored by Google.
For technical reasons, however, your IP address must be transmitted to Google so that the fonts can be transferred to your browser.
You can get more information from Google about Google Fonts view here.
Plugins from the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated on our website. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here:
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign your visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
FACEBOOK CUSTOM AUDIENCES
Facebook Custom Audiences helps us to compile groups and lists of users from existing data records (e.g. our newsletter subscribers) according to certain criteria, in order to be able to offer them information and advertising that are appropriate to their interests and preferences on the services of Facebook. Before being transmitted to Facebook, this data is irreversibly encrypted on our computers using so-called hash values (encrypted numerical values), which are used by Facebook to compare this with its user base. You can reject this form of advertising through the settings of your browser that you have on the Selection page of the Digital Advertising Alliance can make.
FACEBOOK LOOKALIKE AUDIENCES
Facebook Lookalike Audiences help us to compile groups and lists of users from existing data sets (e.g. our newsletter subscribers) according to certain criteria in order to be able to offer relevant information to users with similar interests and preferences on the services of Facebook. Before transmission to Facebook, the data is irreversibly encrypted on our computers using so-called hash values (encrypted numerical values). You can reject this form of advertising through the settings of your browser that you have on the Selection page of the digital Advertising Alliance can make.
Facebook Connect is a Facebook function that allows Facebook users to use their Facebook identity to log on to other websites, apps and services. This other service receives access to certain Facebook-stored preferences and social and links on which it can base its own offers. This follows the user's settings in Facebook. More details are in the Explanations from Facebook to find. Facebook can use data about the steps taken by users on such other services in order to recognize visitors to our website on its services in order to be able to offer for the interests and preferences of the user. You can reject this form of advertising by changing your browser settings on the selection page of the Digital advertising Alliance can make.
Functions of the Twitter service are integrated on our sites. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the website, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or of how it is used by Twitter
receive. Further information can be found in Twitter's data protection declaration at
You can change your data protection settings on Twitter in the account settings.
Our website uses functions of the LinkedIn network. The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Every time one of our pages containing LinkedIn functions is accessed, a connection to LinkedIn servers is established. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click the "Recommend" button from LinkedIn and are logged into your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn is able to assign your visit to our website to you and your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the website, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by LinkedIn.
Further information can be found in LinkedIn's data protection declaration.
Our website uses functions of the XING network. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every time you visit one of our pages that contains XING functions, a connection to XING servers is established. As far as we know, personal data is not saved. In particular, no IP addresses are saved or usage behavior is evaluated.
Further information on data protection and the XING share button can be found in XING's data protection declaration at:
Our website uses plugins from the Google-operated YouTube site. The website is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers will be established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
Right to information, deletion, blocking
You have the right to free information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data at any time. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice if you have any further questions on the subject of personal data.