Privacy policy


Data protection declaration

The person responsible for data processing is: at MEDIAdorado Ltd. at Alteburger Str. 212 at 50968 in Cologne
info @ afrika-shop24.de

Thank you for your interest in our online shop. Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Below we inform you in detail about the handling of your data.

1. Access data and hosting

You can visit our website without providing any personal information. Each time a website is called up, the web server only automatically saves a so-called server log file, which e.g. contains the name of the requested file, your IP address, the date and time of access, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider (access data) and documents the access.

These access data are used exclusively for the purpose of ensuring trouble-free operation of the Page as well as the improvement of our offer evaluated. According to Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f GDPR to safeguard our legitimate interests, which outweigh our interests, in the correct presentation of our offer. All access data will be deleted no later than seven days after the end of your visit to the site.

Hosting services by a third party provider
As part of processing on our behalf, a third party provider provides the hosting and services for us to display the website. This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balance of interests, in a correct presentation of our offer. All data that is collected as part of the use of this website or in the forms provided in the online shop as described below is processed on its servers. Processing on other servers only takes place within the scope explained here.

This service provider is located within a country of the European Union or the European Economic Area.

2 . Data collection and use for contract processing, contacting us

We collect personal data if you voluntarily provide it to us as part of your order or when you contact us (e.g. via contact form or email). Mandatory fields are marked as such, since in these cases we need the data to process the contract or to process your contact and you cannot send the order or contact without their information. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms. We use the data you provide in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b GDPR for contract processing and processing your inquiries. Insofar as you have given your consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR by opting to open a customer account, we use your data for the purpose of opening a customer account. After completion of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be restricted for further processing and deleted after the tax and commercial retention periods, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to use the data beyond that is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this declaration. Your customer account can be deleted at any time and either by sending a message to the contact option described below or using a function provided in the customer account.

3. Data transfer

To fulfill the contract in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b GDPR we pass on your data to the shipping company commissioned with the delivery, insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. Depending on which payment service provider you select in the ordering process, we will forward the payment data collected for this to the credit institution commissioned with the payment and, if applicable, the payment service provider commissioned by us or the selected payment service provider to process payments. Some of the selected payment service providers also collect this data themselves if you create an account there. In this case, you must log in to the payment service provider with your access data during the ordering process. In this respect, the data protection declaration of the respective payment service provider applies.

We also use an external merchandise management system for order and contract processing. The data transfer or processing that takes place in this respect is based on order processing.

We use payment service providers that are based in a country outside the European Union. The transfer of personal data to this company takes place only in the context of the need to fulfill the contract.

Data transfer to shipping service providers
Provided you have given us your express consent to this during or after your order , we give on the basis of this according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR forward your email address and telephone number to the selected shipping service provider so that they can contact you before delivery for the purpose of announcing or coordinating delivery.

Consent can be given at any time by sending a message to the below described contact option or can be revoked directly to the shipping service provider at the contact address listed below. After revocation, we will delete the data provided for this, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to use the data beyond that, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this declaration.

DHL Paket GmbH - Sträßchensweg 10 - 53113 - Bonn - Germany

4. Email newsletter and mail advertising

Email advertising with subscription to the newsletter
If you register for our newsletter, we will use the necessary information or data provided separately by you to regularly send you our email newsletter based on your consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and either by sending a message to the contact option described below or by using the link provided in the newsletter. After unsubscribing, we will delete your email address, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to use the data beyond that, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this declaration.

The newsletter is sent as part of processing on our behalf by a service provider to whom we forward your e-mail address.

This service provider is located within a country of the European Union or the European Economic Area .

Postal advertising and your right to object
In addition, we reserve the right to use your first and last name and your postal address for our own advertising purposes, e.g. to send interesting offers and information about our products by post. This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balancing of interests, in addressing our customers in terms of advertising in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR.

5. Integration of the Trusted Shops Trustbadge

The Trusted Shops Trustbadge is integrated on this website to display our Trusted Shops seal of approval and any reviews collected, as well as to offer the Trusted Shops products to buyers after placing an order. < / p>

This serves to protect our legitimate interests in optimal marketing, which outweigh our interests, by enabling secure shopping in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. The Trustbadge and the services advertised with it are an offer of Trusted Shops GmbH, Subbelrather Str.15C, 50823 Cologne. The trust badge is made available as part of order processing by a CDN provider (Content Delivery Network). Trusted Shops GmbH also uses service providers from the USA. An adequate level of data protection is ensured. You can find more information on data protection at Trusted Shops GmbH here.

At the When the Trustbadge is called up, the web server automatically saves a so-called server log file, which also contains your IP address, the date and time of the call, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider (access data) and documents the call. Individual access data are stored in a security database for the analysis of security anomalies. The log files are automatically deleted at the latest 90 days after creation.

Further personal data will be transferred to Trusted Shops GmbH if you decide to use Trusted Shops products after completing an order or if you have already registered for use to have. The contractual agreement between you and Trusted Shops applies. For this purpose, personal data is automatically collected from the order data. Whether you as a buyer are already registered for product use is automatically checked using a neutral parameter, the email address hashed using a cryptological one-way function. The e-mail address is converted before being transmitted in this hash value, which cannot be decrypted for trusted shops. After checking for a match, the parameter is automatically deleted.

This is for the fulfillment of our and Trusted Shops ’predominant legitimate interests in the provision of the buyer protection linked to the specific order and the transactional valuation services in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR required. Further details, including the objection, can be found in the Trusted Shops data protection declaration linked above and in the Trustbadge.

6. Cookies and web analysis

In order to make your visit to our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, to display suitable products or for market research, we use so-called cookies on various pages, provided you have given your consent according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR.

Cookies are small text files that are automatically saved on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit (persistent cookies). The duration of the storage can be found in the overview in the cookie settings of your web browser. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and decide individually whether to accept them or to exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general. If cookies are not accepted, the functionality of our website may be restricted. Every browser differs in the way it manages the cookie settings. This is described in the help menu of each browser, which explains how you can change your cookie settings. You can find these for the respective browser under the following links:
Microsoft Edge ™: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/4027947/microsoft-edge-delete-cookies
Safari ™: https://support.apple.com/de-de/guide/safari/sfri11471/12.0/ mac / 10.14
Chrome ™: https: // support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=de&hlrm=en
Firefox ™ https://support.mozilla.org/de/products/firefox/protect-your-privacy/cookies
Opera ™: https://help.opera.com/ de / latest / web-preferences / # cookies

In addition, you can withdraw your consent at any time by sending a message to the contact option described in the data protection declaration.

Use of Google (Universal) Analytics for web analysis
For website analysis, this website uses Google (Universal) Analytics. The web analysis service is provided by Google Ireland Limited, a company registered and operated under Irish law with its registered office at Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (www.google.de). This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balance of interests, in an optimized presentation of our offer in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. Google (Universal) Analytics uses methods that enable an analysis of your use of the website, such as cookies. The automatically collected information about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating IP anonymization on this website, the IP address will be shortened before transmission within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The anonymized IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is generally not merged with other Google data. After the end of the purpose and the end of the use of Google Analytics by us, the data collected in this context will be deleted.

Insofar as information is transferred to Google servers in the USA and stored there, the American company Google LLC is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate can be viewed here . Due to this agreement between the USA and the European Commission, the latter has determined an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield.

You can collect the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl. Your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

As an alternative to the browser plugin, you can click this link to prevent Google Analytics from collecting data on this website in the future. An opt-out cookie is placed on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click the link again.

7. Online Marketing

Google Ads Remarketing
We use Google Ads to advertise this website in Google search results and on third-party websites. For this purpose, the so-called remarketing cookie from Google is set when you visit our website, which automatically enables interest-based advertising using a pseudonymous CookieID and on the basis of the pages you visit. This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests in an optimal marketing of our website, which predominate in the context of a balance of interests, in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. After the use of Google Ads Remarketing ends and the data collected in this context will be deleted by us.

Any further data processing will only take place if you have agreed to Google that your web and app browser history is linked by Google to your Google account and information from your Google account is used to personalize ads that you see on the web. If you are logged in to Google in this case while visiting our website, Google uses your data together with Google Analytics data to create and define target group lists for cross-device remarketing. To do this, Google temporarily links your personal data to Google Analytics data in order to form target groups.

Google Ads is an offer from Google Ireland Limited, a company registered and operated under Irish law and based in Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (www.google.de).
Insofar as information is transferred to Google servers in the USA and stored there, the American company Google LLC is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield.
A current certificate can be viewed here . As a result of this agreement between the USA and the European Commission, the latter has determined an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield.

You can use the remarketing cookie via <a target="_ blank" data-cke-saved-href="http: / /www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous?hl=de&sig=ACi0TCgl4UGsZh61Q3WxLmZrwxpLhi5Brsz7n4oppCNx_HUc_H_jSUofKIBlIzSQqHsOOw9rIWpi-60gYxrsLKEVD2V6dxy60GYDVN9dxYWDLVZZaWHQ You can also find out about the setting of cookies from the Digital Advertising Alliance and make settings for this.

Google Maps
This website uses Google Maps to visually display geographic information. Google Maps is an offer from Google Ireland Limited, a company registered and operated under Irish law with its registered office at Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (www.google.de). This serves to protect our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a balance of interests, in an optimized presentation of our offer as well as easy access to our locations in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.
When using Google Maps, Google transmits or processes data about the use of the map functions by website visitors, which in particular may include the IP address and location data. We have no influence on this data processing.
Insofar as information is transmitted to Google servers in the USA and stored there, the American company Google LLC is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate can be viewed here . Due to this agreement between the USA and the European Commission, the latter has determined an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield.
In order to deactivate the Google Maps service and thereby prevent data transmission to Google, you must have the JavaScript Function in your browser. In this case, Google Maps cannot be used or can only be used to a limited extent. You can find further information on data processing by Google in the data protection information of Google . The terms of use for Google Maps contain detailed information about the map service.
Die Data processing is based on an agreement between jointly responsible persons in accordance with Art. 26 GDPR, which you here can be viewed.

Google reCAPTCHA
For the purpose of protection against misuse of our web forms and against spam, we use the Google reCAPTCHA service in the context of some forms on this website . Google reCAPTCHA is an offer from Google Ireland Limited, a company registered and operated under Irish law with its registered office at Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. (www.google.de). By checking manual input, this service prevents automated software (so-called bots) from carrying out abusive activities on the website. According to Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f GDPR to safeguard our legitimate interests in protecting our website, which outweigh our interests, in protecting our website against misuse and in a trouble-free presentation of our online presence that enable an analysis of your use of the website, such as cookies. The automatically collected information about your use of this website, including your IP address, is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In addition, other cookies stored by Google services in your browser are evaluated by Google reCAPTCHA.
No reading or saving of personal data from the input fields of the respective form takes place. As far as information is transferred to Google servers in the USA and stored there, the American company Google LLC is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate can be viewed
here . Due to this agreement between the USA and the European Commission, the latter has determined an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield.
You can collect the data generated by the JavaScript or cookie and related to your use of the website ( including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by preventing the execution of JavaScripts or the setting of cookies in your browser settings. Please note that this may limit the functionality of our website for your use.
For more information on Google's privacy policy, please visit here .

8. Sending review reminders by email

Review reminders by Trusted Shops
If you give us your express consent to this during or after your order, in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a GDPR, we will send your email address to Trusted Shops GmbH, Subbelrather Str.15c, 50823 Cologne (www.trustedshops.de), so that they can send you a review reminder by email.

This consent can be revoked at any time by sending a message to the contact option described below or directly to Trusted Shops.

9. Contact options and your rights

As the person concerned, you have the following rights:

  • according to Art. 15 GDPR, the right to the extent specified there about your data processed by us to request personal data;
  • in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR the right to immediately request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us;
  • in accordance with Art. 17 GDPR the right to to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, unless further processing
    - to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information;
    - to fulfill a legal obligation;
    - for reasons of public interest or
    - to assert, exercise or defend legal claims is required;
  • according to Art. 18 GDPR, the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data, provided that
    - the accuracy of the data is disputed by you;
    - the processing is unlawful , But you refuse to delete them;
    - we no longer need the data, but you need them to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or
    - you have objected to processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;
  • according to Art. 20 GDPR the right to receive your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request the transmission to another responsible person;
  • according to Art. 77 GDPR the right to complain to a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or our company headquarters.

For questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, for information, correction, restriction or Deletion of data and revocation of consent or objection to a specific use of data, please contact us directly using the contact details in our imprint.

 

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Right to object
As far as we respect our As part of a balancing of interests overriding legitimate interests processing personal data as explained above, you can object to this processing with effect for the future. If the processing takes place for the purposes of direct marketing, you can exercise this right at any time as described above. If the processing takes place for other purposes, you have a right to object only if there are reasons that arise from your particular situation.

After exercising your right to object, we will no longer process your personal data for these purposes, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing is for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.

This does not apply if the processing for direct marketing purposes. Then we will no longer process your personal data for this purpose. ************************************** ******************************