Privacy Statement

The object of this privacy statement is the protection of personal data, which is particularly important to us. The following notes will explain how we process your personal data. A possible processing takes place, of course, within the framework of the data protection regulations.

0. Preamble

Postando GmbH provides Internet services via it’s App. In particular, Postando’s customers can create individual postcards and greeting cards, which are then transmitted to a server, produced, proof-checked, stamped and mailed. The subject of this privacy policy is personal data, as our customer’s data protection is extremely important to us. The following notes are intended to explain how we process your personal data. The processing of your information is of course within the framework of the data protection regulations.

1. Subject to data protection policy

Personal data accordding to section 3 (1) BDSG, individual information on the personal or material circumstances of a specific or identifiable natural person. Anyone can freely visit our website without having to enter in any personal data. However, if you wish to contact us via our contact form, we will need the following personal information: name, address, telephone number or e-mail address, in order to process your request. Data collected in this context is solely used for the purpose of processing your request. The transfer of your personal data to third parties does not take place, as this is not necessary for the performance of the service or for the performance of the contract or if you have not explicitly expressed consent that your data be transferred to a third party.

As long as this app is installed and being used, it is necessary for the provision of our service to collect, store and process certain user data.

2. Scope, nature and purpose of data collection, processing or app use

The purpose of collecting, processing, using or storing of data in the Postando Postcard App is solely for the creation of the postcard and greeting cards that you have ordered. The transfer of data to third parties is only permitted if it is necessary for the fulfillment of the contract, else the passing of data to a third party does not take place.

3. Type of data in app usage

The type of data in connection with the use of the Postando Postcard App is personal customer data, including the address of the recipient and the images used for the personal creation of the postcards or greeting cards. The data will be made available electronically to Postando.

4. Google Analytics und Cookies

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files that are stored on your computer. These text files analyzes your website usage behavior.

The information about your usage behavior generated by cookies is then transmitted to a Google Inc. server in the USA and stored there. To ensure the best possible protection of your data, this website uses an IP anonymization tool known as “IP masking” to shorten your IP address in such a way that the transmitted IP address does not draw any conclusions to your identity. More information can be found here: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2763052?hl=en. In special cases, the full IP address may be transmitted to a Google server in the United States. The shortening of your IP address will then take place 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 other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The data transmitted in this context will only be used to evaluate your usage behavior and not be merged with any other data provided by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your computer by adjusting your browser settings accordingly. However, we would like to point out that in this case you apply restrictions to cookies, you will not be able to fully use all functions of this website..

If you do not wish the data generated by the cookie to be processed, you can prevent Google from processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/.

5. Facebook Pixel

Our website uses Facebook pixels for the conversion of visitors’ campaigns.

With your consent, which you have given by confirming the appropriate button in a pop-up window on our homepage,

“I agree to the use of Facebook’s visitor action pixel”

we use the “visitor action pixel” of the

Facebook Inc.
1601 S. California Ave,
Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
(“Facebook”)

within our Internet presence.

This tool allows to track users’ behaviour after being redirected to the vendor’s website by clicking on a Facebook ad. This enables Facebook to evaluate the effectiveness of Facebook advertising and to evaluate the results for statistical and market research purposes. This allows future advertising measures to be optimized.

The collected data are anonymous for us. Therefore we cannot draw any conclusions about the identity of the users. However, Facebook’s data is stored and processed so that it can be connected to the respective user profile and Facebook can use the data for its own advertising purposes, according to the Facebook data guideline. This can be found at the following link: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.

You can enable Facebook as well as its partners to turn advertising ads on and off Facebook. For this purpose, a cookie can be stored on your computer.

A consent to the use of the “visitor action pixel” may only be declared by users older than 13 years of age. Younger users need to ask their educators for their consent.

6. Information, correction and cancellation

You may at any time, without giving any reasons, receive free information about your personal data stored by us and may block, rectify or delete your collected data. In addition, you are free to revoke your consent to data collection and use without giving any reasons. Please contact the contact data given in the imprint.

In case you have any further questions regarding our privacy statement or the processing of your personal data, we are at your disposal at any time.