Privacy Policy

The following gives an overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit website. Personal data is any data with which you could be personally identified.

The purposes, for which we collect your personal data are: improvement of our service, communication with visitors to this site, communication with newsletter subscribers, presenting the information requested by the user, providing services associated with the website’s specialization, and for other actions listed below. For detailed information on the subject of data protection, please refer to our privacy policy listed below this text.

1 Data collection and processing on this website

1.1 Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

Data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator:

MEDIA CONSULTA International Holding AG

Wassergasse 3

10179 Berlin


Phone: +49-(0)30-65 000-500


1.2 How do we collect your data?

Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for example, be data you enter your e-mail address to subscribe to the newsletter.

Other data are collected automatically or after your consent by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

1.3 What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure to fulfill the main purpose of the website and its newsletter distribution (name, surname, and e-mail address).

1.4 What rights do you have regarding your data?

You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.

Analytics and third-party tools

When visiting our website, statistical analyses may be made of your surfing behavior. This happens primarily using cookies and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behavior is usually anonymous, i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following privacy policy.

You can object to this analysis. We will inform you below about how to exercise your options in this regard.

1.5 Data storage, alteration, and removal

The user, who has provided with their personal data, has the right for their alteration and removal, as well as the right to recall the agreement to data processing. Time, during which your personal data will be stored is: time the personal data is used that is necessary for the website’s main activity. After finishing with the processing of your personal data, the website’s administration will permanently delete it. To access your personal data, you can contact the administration on: We will be able to pass your data to a third party only with your willing consent. If the data was transferred to a third party, which is not associated with our organization, we cannot perform any changes to that data.

1.6 Processing of visiting technical data

When you visit, your IP address, the time of your visit, browser settings, operating system and other technical information is stored in the database. This data is necessary for the correct display of the website content. It is not possible to draw conclusions about the person of the visitor on the basis of this data.

Unless a more specific storage period has been specified within this data protection declaration, your personal data will remain with us until the purpose for the data processing no longer applies. If you assert a legitimate request for deletion or revoke your consent to data processing, your data will be deleted unless we have other legally permissible reasons for storing your personal data (e.g.retention periods under tax or commercial law); in the latter case, the data will be deleted once these reasons no longer apply.

2 Hosting

We host website at Mittwald. The provider is Mittwald CM Service GmbH & Co. KG, Königsberger Straße 4-6, 32339 Espelkamp (hereinafter: Mittwald).

For details, please refer to Mittwald’s privacy policy:

The use of Mittwald is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. We have a legitimate interest in ensuring that our website is presented as reliably as possible. Insofar as a corresponding consent has been requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO; the consent can be revoked at any time.

Order processing

We have concluded an order processing agreement (AVV) with the above-mentioned provider. This is a contract required by data protection law, which ensures that this provider only processes the personal data of our website visitors in accordance with our instructions and in compliance with the GDPR.

3 Cookies

We use cookie files for the correct display of the website’s content and for the convenience of browsing They are small files, that are stored on your device. They help the website to remember information about you, such as in which language you use the website and which pages have you already opened. This information will be useful in the next visit. Thanks to cookie files, the website’s browsing becomes much more convenient. You can learn more about these files here. You can set up cookies reception and blocking in your browser yourself. Inability to receive cookie files may limit the functionality of the website.

4 Changes to the privacy policy

From time to time, our website may update our privacy policy. We inform about any changes to the privacy policy, placed on this webpage. We are monitoring any changes in legislation, which is related to personal data in European Union and Belgium. If you have entered any of your personal data on our website, we will inform you about the changes in our privacy policy. If your personal data, and more specifically, your contact information was entered incorrectly, we will not be able to contact you.

5 Website analytics

5.1 Google Analytics

Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that 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.

Google Analytics cookies are stored based on Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior to optimize both its website and its advertising.

IP anonymization

We have activated the IP anonymization feature on this website. Your IP address will be shortened by Google within the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and Internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google.

Browser plugin

You can prevent these cookies being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being passed to Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:

Objecting to the collection of data

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site: Disable Google Analytics.

For more information about how Google Analytics handles user data, see Google’s privacy policy:

5. 2 Google Tag Manager

This is a tag management system for managing JavaScript and HTML code snippets that can be used to implement tracking, analytics, personalization, and marketing performance tags and tools.

Processing Company
Google Ireland Limited
Google Building Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland

Data processing purposes
This list represents the purposes of data collection and processing. Consent is valid only for the purposes indicated. The collected data cannot be used or stored for purposes other than those listed below.

  • Functionality

Technologies used

  • Pixel

Collected data
This list includes all (personal) data collected during or through the use of the Service.

  • Aggregated data to trigger tags

Legal basis
The following is the legal basis for the processing of personal data required by Art. 6 I 1 DSGVO.

  • 6 para. 1 s. 1 lit. f DS-GVO

Place of processing
United States of America

Retention period
The retention period is the period of time during which the collected data is stored for processing. The data must be deleted as soon as it is no longer needed for the specified processing purposes.

The data will be deleted after 14 days of retrieval.

Data recipient

  • Alphabet Inc.
  • Google LLC
  • Google Ireland Limited

Data protection officer of the processing company
Here you will find the email address of the data protection officer of the processing company.

Transfer to third countries
This service may transfer the collected data to another country. Please note that this service may transfer data outside the European Union and the European Economic Area and to a country that does not provide an adequate level of data protection. If the data is transferred to the United States, there is a risk that your data may be processed by U.S. authorities for control and monitoring purposes, without any possible redress available to you. Below is a list of countries to which the data will be transferred. This may be for various purposes, such as storage or processing.


Click here to read the privacy policy of the data processor

Click here to revoke on all domains of the processing company

Click here to read the cookie policy of the data processor

5.3 Hotjar

We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. Hotjar is a technology service that helps us better understand our users’ experience (e.g. how much time they spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc.) and this enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices. This includes a device’s IP address (processed during your session and stored in a de-identified form), device screen size, device type (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), and the preferred language used to display our website. Hotjar stores this information on our behalf in a pseudonymized user profile. Hotjar is contractually forbidden to sell any of the data collected on our behalf.

For further details, please see the ‘about Hotjar’ section of Hotjar’s support site.

6 SSL or TLS encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or requests that you send to us as the site operator, this site uses SSL or TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

7 Feedback and final clauses

You can contact the administration of regarding any questions related to privacy policy on:, or by writing to If you do not agree with this privacy policy, you cannot use the services of In this case you should avoid visiting our website.

8 Copyright

All pages and content within this Site as well as the associated subdomains, including but not limited to, text, graphics, audio, video, photographs, logos or other materials are the intellectual property of, or are authorized for use by MEDIA CONSULTA International Holding AG and its licensors, business partners, clients and affiliates, including all trademarks, service marks, copyrights, patents and trade secrets contained therein.

9 Effectiveness in law of this liability exclusion

This liability exclusion is to be treated as part of the website which refers to it. If parts or particular phrases within this text do not correspond at all, correspond no longer, or do not completely correspond to current legislation, the remaining sections of this document remain unaffected in terms of their content and validity.

10 Contact

If you would like to exercise your rights under Regulation (EU) 2018/1725, or if you have comments, questions or concerns, or if you would like to submit a complaint regarding the collection and use of your personal data, please contact:

The Data Protection Officer (DPO) of MEDIA CONSULTA International Holding AG

You may contact the Data Protection Officer:

Data Protection Officer

c/o MEDIA CONSULTA International

Holding AG

Wassergasse 3

10179 Berlin