The operators of these sites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data in confidence and in compliance with statutory data protection law and this privacy statement.

We retain the right to collect anonymous log data (e.g. browser type, date and time of access) via our web server when you visit our website and every time you access information on our website. The above do not constitute personal data. We are therefore not able to match the collected data to a specific individual. Any and all such information is analysed by us for statistical purposes only. They are not disclosed to any third parties. We do not link such data with any other data. Moreover, such data are periodically deleted, within one week from statistical analysis.

We collect personal data only if and to the extent provided to us by you and with your knowledge. We will in particular not use such personal data for marketing/market research purposes or for designing our services, unless you have explicitly consented to us doing so. In this case you may revoke your consent at any time. The intended purpose of processing the collected data is specified in the corresponding sections of our website and cannot be changed subsequently. Data may be disclosed to third parties without your consent only if we are required by law to do so.

If you wish to subscribe to our newsletter, we require your e-mail address as well as your confirmation that you are the owner of the provided e-mail address and agree to receiving the newsletter. These data are collected only for the purpose of allowing us to send the newsletter and to document our authorisation to do so. Such data are not disclosed to any third parties. You may revoke your subscription of the newsletter and your consent to storage of your e-mail address at any time.

In order to utilise the full range of our web services, you may be asked to agree to the use of cookies. Cookies are data sets, which are sent from the web server to the user's web browser, where they are stored for subsequent retrieval. We only use cookies for the purpose of obtaining information about the use of our web services and for statistical purposes. The data sets do not include any personal information. They are not combined with any of your provided personal data. You control whether cookies can be collected or not by changing your browser settings such that you are informed in advance every time cookies are saved, and they are only saved when you explicitly approve.

You are entitled at any time to request information about your stored personal data, including origins and recipients of your data as well as the purposes of data processing. Please direct your query in writing or by e-mail to the addresses specified below.
This privacy statement applies only to content on our servers and does not cover any websites linked from our site. Please note that Internet-based data transmission (e.g. in case of e-mail communication) may be subject to security vulnerabilities. It is not possible to fully protect data against third-party access.

This is the privacy statement of Aug. Schwan GmbH Co. KG, Unterstraße 22-24, 41749 Viersen, www.schwanco.de.  In case of any questions regarding this privacy statement, please contact us directly by post or e-mail (info@schwanco).

Privacy statement regarding the use of Facebook plugins ("Like" button)
Our sites incorporate plugins from the Facebook social network, provider: Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo of the "Like" button on our site. For a summary of Facebook plugins, go to:
http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit our sites, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. This notifies Facebook that you have visited our site, including your IP address. If you click on the "Like" button while being logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the content of our sites to your Facebook profile. This enables Facebook to attribute visits to our sites to your user account. Please note that we as provider are not informed about the content of the transmitted data or their use by Twitter. For further relevant information, please refer to Facebook's Data Policy: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you do not wish to allow Facebook to attribute visits to our sites to your Facebook user account, please log out from your Facebook user account.

Privacy statement regarding the use of Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files, which are stored on your computer, allowing for the analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by a cookie regarding your use of this website usually is transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA.

However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will first be shortened when transmitted within EU Member States or other States party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. In exceptional cases only will the complete IP address be transmitted to and shortened on a Google server in the USA. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports about website activities, and to render additional services for the advertiser in relation to website and Internet use.
The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be combined by Google with any other data.

You can prevent the use of cookies by changing your browser settings accordingly; however, please note that if you do so, you might not be able to fully use all of this website's functions. In addition, you may also prevent collection of any data generated by the cookie in relation to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as processing of such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin from the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de


Privacy statement regarding the use of Google Adsense
This website uses Google AdSense, a service for displaying ads by Google Inc. ("Google").  Provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google AdSense uses so-called "cookies", text files, which are stored on your computer, allowing for the analysis of the use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphs). Web beacons allow for analysing information such as visitor traffic on these sites. The information generated by cookies and web beacons regarding use of this website (including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats is transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. Google may disclose such information to contracting partners of Google. However, Google will not combine your IP address with any other of your stored data.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by changing your browser settings accordingly; however, please note that if you do so, you might not be able to fully use of all this website's functions. By using this website you agree to Google processing your collected data as described above and for the above-specified purpose.

Privacy statement regarding the use of Google +1
Our sites use functions of Google +1. Provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Collection and disclosure of information: By using the Google +1 button you can publish information worldwide; the Google +1 button provides you and other users with personalised content of Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you have rated +1 as well as information about the site you visited when clicking on +1. Your +1 may be displayed as references together with your profile name and your photo in Google services, such as search results or your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and in Internet ads. Google records information about your +1 activities to improve Google services for you and other users. To be able to use the Google +1 button, you will require a public Google profile, which is visible worldwide, and which must include at least the name chosen for the profile. This name will be used in all Google services. In some instances, this name may also replace another name, which you have used when sharing content via your Google account. The identity of your Google profile may be displayed to users who know your e-mail address or who are in possession of other identifying information about you.
In addition to the purposes set out above, the information provided by you will be used in accordance with the Google Privacy Policy. Google may publish summary statistics about its users' +1 activities or may disclose them to users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers, or linked websites.

Privacy statement regarding the use of Twitter
Functions of the Twitter service are incorporated in our website. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter and the "re-tweet" function, the websites visited by you will be linked to your Twitter account and announced to other users. In this process, data will also be transmitted to Twitter. Please note that we as provider are not informed about the content of the transmitted data or their use by Twitter. For further relevant information, please refer to Twitter's Data Policy: http://twitter.com/privacy.

Your Twitter data protection settings can be changed in account settings: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Information, deletion, blocking
You are entitled at any time to request free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing and to request correction, blocking, or deletion of such data. Regarding the above or in case of any other questions regarding personal data, please contact us any time at the address specified in the Imprint.

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