Privacy Notice

This statement refers to data which had been generally known to us, when a customer called, calls or uses a site of BMK Handels und Vertriebs GmbH, hereinafter called "BMK". Below we give you all informations about the types of data involved and how we handle it. Should on the site of BMK a link to other web pages exist, this statement does not apply to any of the data that might be collected when using such linked pages.

  1. Access data without personal reference - loggingBMK operates its own server which stores the following access data when opening the site of BMK:

    1. The page from which the file has been requested
    2. The name of the file
    3. The date and time of the request
    4. The amount of data transmitted
    5. The access status ( for example : file transfer, file not found, etc. )
    6. The description of the web browser and the operating system used
    7. The IP address of the computer from which the request had been made
  2. This data is used exclusively for technical and statistical purposes. A comparison with other existing data held or transfer to third parties, even partialy, will not take place. After evaluation of the annual accesses statistic the so recorded data will be deleted. This evaluation is carried out monthly quaterly and at years end. The deletion takes place in January of the following year. The evaluation and deletion carried out by employees of BMK.

  3. Use of Personal data and collection.Personal data will be collected by BMK only if you the customer gives it to us voluntarily. Such information is is given to us in particular in the context of an order. To place an order, the the customer must enter the following personal information in a contact form:

    1. His name
    2. Address
    3. e-mail address
    4. phone number
    5. date of birth
  4. BMK via its stores these collected data in its database and uses it exclusively for individual communication with the customer or to fulfill the contract i.e. preparation, execution, settlement, warranty and process of withdrawal.

  5. The data will be saved only until the contract has been completed. For accounting and bookkeeping reasons, the duration of such storage may last up to 10 years.

  6. Other data collection and use of personal data

    1. Except when ordering the entry, the collection of personal data is necessary in the case of getting feedback, giving informations or subscription to our newsletters. The use of such services on the part of the customer or the user takes place explicitly on a voluntary basis. In regards to the newsletter, the e-mail addresses are stored and consigned to the newsletter server of BMK and not used for any other purposes but sending the newsletter.Subscribers to the newsletter are always free this unsubscribe which will promt in deleting automatically the corresponding e-mail addresses.In any case (newsletters, feedback, etc) the personal data (especially name, email address) will only be used for sending the requested information or for such purposes for which the data explicitly have been given by the user/customer.
  7. Data dissemination
    Dissemination of customer data to third parties will only take place as it is necessary to for contract execution. A dissemination of data will take place in the following cases:

    1. address data and telephon number given to shipping or forwarding companies for delivery
    2. payment data will be given to banks or payment agencies/intermediaries to process payments.
    3. A.m, data can also be given to collection agencies/ banks in case of cession of the claim
    4. Otherwise BMK will disseminate customer data to third parties only if this is necessary to prevent threats to public safety and order, especially if it is obliged to do so by law enforcement or regulatory agencies.
  8. Consentual use of data

    1. For purposes of advertising, market research and public opinion BMK uses customer data only if the customer has consented. In such case the customer is asked expictly to give his/her consent in each case clicking on the inputt box next to the corresponding consent text. A disclaimer of such a consent can be given at any time.
  9. Information and Withdrawal on stored data

  10. The customer has a right to written information, free of charge, on the scope and the use of his personal data stored. In addition he/she has the right to rectification, blocking or erasure of his/her stored data. In this respect, a request has to be made to BMK Handels-und Vertriebs GmbH, Schuhfabrikgasse 17, 1230 Wien, Austria mail: T. 004318038767

  11. Use of Cookies
    The information offered by / BMK GmbH cookies are used. Cookies are small data packages that the customer's browser stores, to our initiative, on its computer. Once stored, they do no harm. uses two types of cookies. Temporary cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser of the customer (session cookies). Persistent cookies, have a maximum maturity of up to ... (period) (permanent cookies). The permanent cookies allow that the customer will be recognized after leaving the site when recalling. The use of cookies allows us to understand the customer’s usage patterns for the aforementioned purposes and the corresponding extent. They should also allow an optimized browsing on our site. These data are collected only in an anonymous or pseudoanonymous form. The customer can choose to have its Internet browser adapted so that our Cookies can not be stored on his computer and already stored cookies beeing deleted. A full function of our site however can not be guaranteed, after turning off the use of cookies.

  12. Use of Google Analytics
    This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ( "Google"). Google Analytics uses. "Cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and enables analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other with website and internet related services. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, unless required by law or where such third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with other data held by Google. You can refuse the use of these cookies by changing the settings on your browser; however, we point out that you may not be able to use all features of this website in this case.

  13. By using this site you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.

  14. You can disagree also for future effect to the collection and storage of your data at any time. In the view of discussion on the use of analytic tools with full IP adresses we would like to point out that in order to exclude a direct personal relation to the user, on this website IP addresses are processed only shortened IP adresses by using Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp

  15. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (incl. Your IP address) to Google and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading the following link browser plugin and install:
    These compilation is based on patterns of privacy statements of the law firm "von Zanthier & SCHULZ"