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Privacy Statement relative to Powerdynamo websites

Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy

The original text is in German and only the German version is the legally binding.
For the benefit of our foreign customers an English translation of the German text is provided as follows
Last Modified: September 1st 2018

Powerdynamo GmbH values your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to visitors to www.powerdynamo.biz, www.powerdynamo.de (ticket system) and www.powerdynamo-shop.com (the “Websites”). By visiting or using our Websites, you agree to this Privacy Policy. 

The data controller is: 
Powerdynamo GmbH i.L., Straße am Heizhaus 1, 10318 Berlin, Germany


Whenever you visit our Website, we automatically collect (non invasive) information about you, namely:
• your transactions with us, for example, the type of product you purchased and the costs of each product;
• your use of our Website and the device you use to access our Websites, for example, your IP address, the type of operating system and web browser you use and related information; and your activities on our Websites, such as the pages you visit.


• if you provide us with personal information by registering for an account, making a purchase, or contacting us, we collect that personal information, e.g. your name, e-mail address and password;
• if you place an order with us, we collect the personal information that you provide to us such as your shipping, billing, and payment information. We will however never see or store your creditcard information. Payments are done via certified payment processing partners.


Powerdynamo GmbH uses certified third party payment processors (Ipayment, PayPal and Klarna) to process payments made for products via the Websites. All online payments will be conducted in accordance with Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standards  and your billing information is encrypted before being communicated to them. Your credit card details are communicated directly from your browser to these payment processors - Powerdynamo GmbH never sees your full Payment details.

Our Websites uses “cookies”. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers created by your browser at our request and stored on your computer. Cookies help us to distinguish you from other users of our Websites. For more information on the cookies we use see our Cookies Policy. (see below)


Powerdynamo GmbH processes and stores data about you on a server located in Germany. This server is solely in our control.


We use the information that we collect in accordance with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and the German Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG).
We use the information for the following purposes:

a) to fulfil our contractual obligations (Art 6, para 1b GDPR - EU General Data Protection Regulation)
to operate our business and to administer your account;

b) for purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party (Art 6, para 1f GDPR)
    • informing you of  products and services that you request and other transactional or administrative updates;
    • provide you with information about products and services we feel may interest you (where you have consented to receiving such communication);
    • to notify you about changes to our services, the Websites or our Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy;
    • as part of our efforts to keep the Websites safe and secure;
    • to secure and administer our Websites and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, research, testing, statistical and survey purposes.

c) on the basis of your consent to the processing of personal data (Art 6, para 1a GDPR)
as far as you have granted us consent to collect data for the above purposes it is lawful for us to process those data. You may withdraw consent at any time, also relating to consent granted before validity of the GDPR, that is before may 25th 2018. Withdrawal of consent does not effect the lawfulness of data processing before withdrawal.

d) to comply with a legal obligation to which we are subject (Art 6, para 1a GDPR) or which are in public interest (Art 6, para 1e GDPR)
we are subject to diverse legal obligation (such as checking on identity, countering fraud prevention, fiscal controlling and reporting obligation)


In order to carry out certain business functions, such as order fulfilment, payment processing, e-mail delivery, or marketing, we may hire other companies to perform services on our behalf. We may disclose Personal Information that we collect about you to these companies to enable them to perform these services.  (e.g. UPS parcel service). 

We may disclose Personal Information if required by law. We also reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information when we believe such disclosure is appropriate to cooperate with an investigation of activities claimed to be unlawful, to enforce our Terms of Use, or to protect the rights or property of Powerdynamo GmbH or others.

Merger, Sale or Acquisition: In addition, it is possible that in the future another company may acquire Powerdynamo or its assets. In the event that any such transaction occurs, it is possible that our customer information, including your Personal Information, may be transferred to the new business entity as one of Powerdynamo GmbH´s assets. In such an event, we will update this policy to reflect any change in ownership or control of your Personal Information. 


While you are visiting or using the Websites, you may be presented with an opportunity to see third party information.  If you click on one of the presented links, you will be redirected to the site of the third party, and any information you provide in response from there will be governed by the privacy  of that third party. We do not guarantee the security of your Personal Information when using such third party sites or that the operator of such third party sites will comply with applicable data protection laws and regulations. 


If you do not want to receive email communications from Powerdynamo GmbH about our  products and services that may be of interest to you, you can update your preferences in the My Account section of the Shop.   We may still contact you via mail or phone if a question on your order arises. 

Deactivation of Your Account: You may also request deactivation of your Powerdynamo account  by contacting us via the Shop, section information/contact us and requesting account deactivation. 


If you wish to change your name, e-mail address, password, and/or communication preferences after you have registered, you can access your account in the My Account section of the Shop. 
As per Articles 15, 16 and 17 GDPR you have the right to request access to, correction of and erasure of Personal Information that we hold about you. Also, per Art 18, 20, 21 GDPR you have the right to confine use. Limitations as per Art 34 and 35 of (German)  Bundesdatenschutzgesetz apply. You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority as per Art 77 GDPR.
This is also valid for acceptances made before validity of the GDPR, that is before May 25th 2018.

Information on your right to object as per Art 21 GDPR
have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data concerning you. We shall no longer process the personal data unless we demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims. In singular cases we  use your data for direct marketing purposes. You have the right to object at any time to processing of personal data for such marketing.  Than the personal data shall no longer be processed for such purposes. To exercise your right you should contact us at Powerdynamo GmbH, Straße am Heizhaus 1, 10318 Berlin.


We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards reasonably necessary to ensure the protection of your Personal Information against loss, misuse, disclosure and alteration. We use Transport Security Layer (TSL) technology to encrypt all your communication with our Shop and payment facilities.

When you establish an account at Powerdynamo, you choose a password to help protect your account information. A password is only as strong as you make it: you should select a unique password and keep it safe. You may change your password as often as you wish by going to My Account section of the Shopsite. You are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone. Our sign-in process is designed to help protect your privacy. If you have trouble signing in to our Shop, please ensure that you are using your registered e-mail address and correct password. If you are using your registered e-mail address and correct password, and you continue to have trouble signing in to our Shop, please contact us.

Notwithstanding the above, unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Shop; any transmission is at your own risk. 


Powerdynamo may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time by posting a revised Privacy Policy on our Websites and changing the last modified date at the top of the Privacy Policy. If we make significant changes to the Privacy Policy, we will note the Privacy Policy has changed on the main page of the Websites and/or contact you by email. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time, so please review it frequently.


Where you need to contact Powerdynamo GmbH you may: 
• email us at info@powerdynamo.biz 
• call us at +49 30 5098320 (Berlin) or  (better)
• write to us at: 
   Powerdynamo GmbH i.L.
   Strasse am Heizhaus 1
   10318 Berlin, Germany

Cookie Policy

Last Modified: September 2016 

Like most websites, our websites use "cookies" and files that are similar to cookies. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They are needed for the shopsystem. By using our Websites, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. 


Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user's device. 

For the workings of the shop, cookies are instrumental to distinguish between customers acting at the same time. For this, cookies of type SESS (Session) are used which contain only one string such as vu7fbhjkn4o88i9bgdq1dd4rm6, nothing but.

In powerdynamo.biz cookies of type PHPSESSID are used. Also to distinguish customers acting at same time. This cookie also contains only one string, such as e.g. dfb2q6fbrodvfjdm19fqd10jt0.
Furthermore, Google Analytics places a series of cookies (with names: _utma, _utmc, _utmz, _utmt, _ utmb)

You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org 


We may revise this policy from time to time by posting a revised policy on our Websites. We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time, so please review it frequently.