Privacy Policy Xiting

Xiting is pleased about your visit to our website and your interest in our company.

The protection of your privacy during your visit to our website is very important to us. We want to use this privacy statement to highlight our commitment to the safe and trustworthy way in using your information and to explain how we use our customers’ personal information. We observe the respective country-specific provisions of data protection law in which the Xiting companies operate. In particular, we follow the regulations of the Swiss Federal Data Protection Act (DSG), the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU-DSGVO), the respective Federal (USA) and State Data Protection Laws (Florida), the Data Protection Act (UK) and other legal regulations.

Capture of data

When you visit the Xiting web pages, general information (non-registration) is collected that is not personally identifiable. The web servers save by default:

  • the name of your internet service provider
  • the website from which you visit us
  • the websites you visit here
  • your IP address.

This information is evaluated anonymously. They are used exclusively to enhance the attractiveness, content, and functionality of our website. As far as data is passed on to external service providers, we have ensured through technical and organizational measures that the regulations of data protection are respected.

In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we endeavor to protect the databases as far as possible against unauthorized access, loss, misuse or counterfeiting.

Collection and processing of personal data

Personal data is only collected if you provide us with such information. For example, as part of registering, filling in forms, registering for webinars, registering on our customer or partner portals, or sending e-mails as part of ordering products or services, requesting or requesting materials.

The collection, processing, and use of your personal data requires a mandatory consent on your part. Consent is always given on our website, questionnaire, mobile applications and other media, by explicitly agreeing to the transmission and use of your personal data and must be necessarily confirmed.

The data and its contents remain with Xiting and the Xiting affiliated companies as well as our Provider. We use this information for the purpose of marketing, prospecting, contacting, shipping product information, inviting to events, sending newsletters, and other marketing activities.

There is no transfer of your data to third parties. Exceptions here are service providers that act on behalf of Xiting and related Xiting companies. Xiting assures you that your personal data will be treated confidentially in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations.

Your consent to the use of your personal data can be canceled with an E-mail to the e-mail addresses mentioned in the imprint or to the data protection officer (contact details see below) with effect for the future at any time.

Retention of data (data retention)

We store personal data as long as necessary to carry out a service that you have requested or to which you have given your consent, unless other legal obligations exist, such as commercial and tax retention periods.

Safety

Xiting uses technical and organizational security measures to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. In case of the collection and processing of personal data, the information is transmitted in encrypted form in order to prevent misuse of the data by third parties. Our hedging measures are continuously revised in line with technological developments.

Retention of data (data retention)

You have the right to obtain information about all your personal data stored by us and to check them, if necessary, you can correct, block or delete them. All you need to do is send an e-mail to the e-mail addresses mentioned in the imprint or to the person responsible for data protection (contact details below). A deletion cannot take place if we are legally obliged to keep your personal data.

Cookies

In order to make the visit to our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are automatically deleted at the end of the browser session, also after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website (so-called persistent cookies).

You can set your browser to be informed about the setting of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general. For details, please refer to the help function of your Internet browser. Non-acceptance of cookies may limit the functionality and usability of our website.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses such cookies, which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide us with other services related to website activity and internet usage. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we point out that in this case, you may not be able to use all functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google, to download and install the available browser plug-in by using the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de). Alternatively, you can prevent Google Analytics tracking on your device by clicking on the link below. An opt-out cookie is set, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics.

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please see http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html

Links to Internet pages of other companies

Some sections of our website contain links to the websites of other companies, third parties or partners. These websites are subject to their own privacy policy. We are not responsible for their operation, including data handling. If you send information to or through such third-party sites, you should review the privacy statements of those sites before providing any information that may be associated with you.

Contact

If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact the Data Protection Officer of Xiting, who will be pleased to assist you. The constant evolution of the Internet requires adjustments to our privacy principles from time to time. We reserve the right, to make appropriate changes at any time.

General contact

Martin Trachsel
Data Protection Officer, Xiting Company
Contact the Data Protection Officer

© 2018 Xiting, as of April 2018