Declaration of data protection

Beate Uhse is committed to protecting your personal data. For this reason, the Beate Uhse Aktiengesellschaft (“Beate Uhse”, see Imprint) operates this website in accordance with the applicable legal regulations regarding the protection of personal information and data security. The definitions below describe what type of information we record on this website, the purpose for which it is used and to whom we may make it available.

Collected data and how we use it

We use cookies on this website. Cookies are small text files that are transferred to the user’s computer when they visit a website. They are either stored on the computer’s hard drive for a specified time period or in the computer’s RAM solely for the duration of the internet session (session cookies). Session cookies are deleted automatically when the browser is closed. We only use cookies to make our website easier for you to use. Personal data may be recorded in these cookies on some of our pages, but only if you have expressly agreed to this in advance, for example if you have chosen to save your login credentials so that you do not have to re-enter them every time you visit. You will still be able to access all of the information on our website even if you deactivate cookies in your web browser. Your use of certain features on the website, however, may be limited if you choose not to accept cookies.

How to configure how your browser handles cookies:

Internet Explorer:

  • Go to the “Tools” menu and select “Internet options”.
  • Select the “Privacy” tab.
  • Use the slider to adjust the settings.
  • The “Block all cookies” option at the very top prevents your device from storing any cookies at all.
  • You can use the slider to adjust the settings.
  • You can also click the “Advanced” button to configure your own settings.
  • If you want to receive a notification each time a website requests to store a cookie on your computer, tick the “Override automatic cookie handling” box in this window and then select the “Prompt” option. For more information on the options available, click the question mark in the title bar at the top of the window.
  • To confirm the settings, click “OK” on all of the open windows to apply them.

You can find the equivalent settings in Firefox by clicking the “Menu” button and then selecting “Options”. There you will find the “Privacy” tab where you can adjust your settings under the “Cookies” section. Please note that blocking all cookies may limit your use of many websites.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, a type of text file stored on your computer, to analyse your use of the website. The information that the cookies record regarding your use of this website is normally transferred to a Google server in the US and stored there. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google in one of the member states of the European Union or in one of the states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area before it is transferred. Your full IP address will only be transferred to a Google server in the US and shortened there in exceptional circumstances. The operator of this website has contracted Google to use this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports regarding activity on the website and to provide further holding services associated with website and internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transferred from your browser as part of the Google Analytics service is not transferred to Google together with the rest of the data. You can prevent cookies from being stored by adjusting your browser settings accordingly. However, please note that you may not be able to utilise all of the functions of this website to their full extent if you choose to do this. You can also prevent the data recorded by the cookie and data related to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being transferred to Google or processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:

We also record certain personal data (e.g. your name, address, telephone number, email address) in order to operate our website, but only if you provide this data to us voluntarily (e.g. when you register, contact us, complete a survey, etc.) and you have expressly agreed to allow us to process or use this data, or we are entitled to do so by law.

We only use this data for the purpose for which you have provided it, for example to answer your query, process your order or to give you access to certain information or offers.

Transfer of data

Provided you have expressly agreed, or we are otherwise entitled to by law, we may pass your personal data to other companies affiliated with Beate Uhse for the purposes specified above. Beate Uhse works with service providers such as hosting or IT maintenance companies, which enable it to both operate this website and provide the services it offers via this website. Data is only transferred to these companies in accordance with the applicable legal provisions. We will neither sell your personal data to third parties nor market it in any other way. Please be aware that security breaches can occur when data is transferred online (e.g. when communicating via email). We cannot guarantee that third parties will not gain access to your data.

Disclosure, deletion, blocking

You have the right to request information at any time about the personal data we retain, its origins, the recipient and the purpose for which we use it. You are also entitled to correct, block or delete this data. To this end, or if you have any further questions regarding personal data, please contact us via the address provided for the website operator on the Imprint page.