Privacy Policy

 Privacy Policy

Responsible Office:

Merijula Design GmbH
Stresemannstraße 322
22671 Hamburg
Germany
admin@merijula.com

We appreciate your interest in our online shop. The protection of your privacy is very important to us. Below we inform you in detail about the handling of your data.

1. Access Data and Hosting

You can visit our website without giving any personal information. Each time a web page is called, the web server merely automatically stores a so-called server log file, which e.g. contains the name of the requested file, your IP address, the date and time of the retrieval, the amount of data transferred and the requesting provider (access data) and documents the retrieval.

These access data are evaluated exclusively for the purpose of ensuring a trouble-free operation of the site as well as the improvement of our offer. In accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO the preservation of our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in a correct presentation of our offer. All access data will be deleted no later than seven days after the end of your page visit.

Hosting Services by a Third Party
As a part of a processing on our instruction, a third party provider provides the services for hosting and displaying the website. This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which are predominantly justified in the interests of weighing up our interests, in order to correctly present our offer. All data collected as part of the use of this website or in the forms provided in the online shop as described below will be processed on its servers. Processing on other servers takes place only in the framework explained here.

This service provider is located within a country of the European Union or the European Economic Region.

2. Data Collection and Use for Contract Processing and Opening a Customer Account

We collect personal information if you voluntarily provide it to us as part of your order, when contacting us (for example, by contact form or e-mail) or when opening a customer account. Obligatory fields are marked as such, since in these cases, we need the data mandatory for the contract, or to process your contact or opening the customer account and you can not complete the order and / or account opening without their specification, or can not send the contact , The data collected is shown in the respective input forms. We use the data provided by you in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO for contract handling and processing of your inquiries. After completion of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be restricted for further processing and deleted after expiry of the tax and commercial retention periods, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to further data use, the is legally permitted and about which we inform you in this statement. The deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a designated function in the customer account.

3. Data Transfer

For fulfillment of the contract pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO, we pass on your data to the shipping company commissioned with the delivery, insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. Depending on which payment service provider you select in the order process, we will forward the payment data collected to the credit institution commissioned with the payment and any payment service providers commissioned by us to process the payments or to the selected payment service. In part, the selected payment service providers collect these data themselves, as long as you create an account there. In this case, you must log in to the payment service provider with your access data during the ordering process. In this respect, the privacy policy of the respective payment service provider applies.

4. E-Mail-Newsletter

E-mail Advertising with Registration for the Newsletter
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the data required or separately provided by you to regularly send you our e-mail newsletter based on your consent in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. to send a DSGVO.

The deregistration from the newsletter is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to the contact option described below or via a dedicated link in the newsletter. After unsubscribing, we will delete your e-mail address, unless you have expressly consented to a further use of your data or we reserve the right to further data use, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this statement.

The newsletter will be sent as part of a processing on our behalf by a service provider, to which we pass on your e-mail address.

This service provider is located within a country of the European Union or the European Economic Area.

5. Data Usage in Payment Processing

Identity and solvency check when selecting Klarna payment services
  If you opt for Klarna's payment services, we ask for your consent under Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO that we may transmit to Klarna the data necessary for the processing of the payment and an identity and credit check. In Germany, the credit reporting agencies listed in Klarna's privacy policy an be used for identity and credit checks.
The received information about the statistical probability of a payment default uses Klarna for a balanced decision on the creation, implementation or termination of the contractual relationship.
You can revoke your consent at any time by sending a message to the contact details below. As a result, we may no longer be able to offer you certain payment options. You can also revoke your consent to the use of personal data against Klarna at any time.

Installment Purchase

When selecting the payment method "installment purchase" and granting the necessary data protection consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO personal data (first name, last name, address, email, telephone number, date of birth, IP address, gender) together with data required for the transaction processing (article, invoice amount, due dates, total amount, invoice number, taxes, currency, order date and time of order) for the purpose of processing this method of payment to our partner Klarna AB, Sveavägen 46, Stockholm, Sweden.
To verify the identity or creditworthiness of the customer, our partner carries out inquiries and information with publicly accessible databases and credit reporting agencies. The providers, for which information and, if necessary, creditworthiness information are obtained on the basis of mathematical-statistical procedures, as well as further details on the processing of your data after transmission to our partner Klarna AB, please refer to its privacy policy, which you will find here.
The information we receive about the statistical probability of a default is used by our partner Klarna AB for a considered decision on the establishment, implementation or termination of the contractual relationship. You have the opportunity to express your opinion by contacting our partner Klarna AB and to challenge the decision.
The consent to data transfer in the order process through consent can be revoked at any time, even without stating reasons, with effect for the future.

6. Integration of the Trusted Shops Trust Badge

To display our Trusted Shops quality seal and the collected reviews as well as the offer of Trusted Shops products for buyers after placing an order, the Trusted Shops Trust Badge is included on this website.

This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in the optimal marketing of our offer pursuant to Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. The Trustbadge and the services advertised with it are offered by Trusted Shops GmbH, Subbelrather Str. 15C, 50823 Cologne.
When the trust badge is called, the web server automatically stores a so-called server log file, which is e.g. Your IP address, date and time of retrieval, transmitted amount of data and the requesting provider (access data) contains and documented the call. These access data will not be evaluated and automatically overwritten within seven days after the end of your page visit.
Other personal data will only be transferred to Trusted Shops, as far as you have consented to, have decided after the completion of an order for the use of Trusted Shops products or have already registered for use. In this case, the contractual agreement between you and Trusted Shops applies.

7. Cookies and Webanalytics

In order to make the visit of our website attractive and to allow the use of certain functions, to display suitable products or for market research, we use so-called cookies on various pages. This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in an optimized presentation of our offer in accordance with Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. Cookies are small text files that are automatically stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, ie after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). The duration of storage can be found in the overview in the cookie settings of your web browser. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general. Each browser differs in the way it manages the cookie settings. This is described in the Help menu of each browser, which explains how to change your cookie settings. These can be found for the respective browser under the following links:
Internet Explorer™: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Safari™: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac
Chrome™: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&hlrm=en
Firefox™ https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Opera™ : https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies

Non-acceptance of the cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

Use of Google (Universal) Analytics for Web Analytics
For website analysis, this website uses Google (Universal) Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google LLC (www.google.com). This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in an optimized presentation of our offer in accordance with Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. Google (Universal) Analytics uses methods that allow you to analyze the use of the website, such as cookies. The automatically collected information about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating IP anonymisation on this website, the IP address will be shortened prior to transmission within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. The anonymized IP address provided by Google Analytics within the scope of Google Analytics will generally not be merged with other data provided by Google. After purpose and end of the use of Google Analytics by us, the data collected in this context will be deleted.

  Google LLC is headquartered in the US and is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate can be viewed here. As a result of this agreement between the US and the European Commission, the latter has established an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield.

  You can prevent the collection of the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link :https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

Mouseflow

This website uses Mouseflow: A website analysis tool that provides session rendering, heatmaps, funnels, form analyzes, feedback, campaigns, and similar features and features. Mouseflow records clicks, mouse movements, scrolling, form fills in certain fields, visited pages and their content, time on the page, web browser, operating system, device (desktop / tablet / phone), screen resolution, visitor type (new / recurring), link , Anonymized IP Address, Location (City / Country), Language and related metadata. Mouseflow does not collect information on pages where it is not installed, nor does it record information outside the web browser. If you do not want that, you can opt out via https://mouseflow.com/opt-out. If you would like a copy of your data, or would like a correction or deletion, please contact us first or contact Mouseflow at privacy@mouseflow.com. For more information about Mouseflow's privacy policy, please visit: http://mouseflow.com/privacy/ For more information about Mouseflow and GDPR please visit: https://mouseflow.com/gdpr/.

Google Fonts
  his website incorporates the script code "Google Fonts" of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter: Google). This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which are predominantly in the interest of weighing up a common presentation of the content on our website in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. f) GDPR.
Within this framework, a connection is established between the browser you are using and Google's servers. As a result, Google learns that our website has been accessed via your IP address.
Google is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate can be viewed here. As a result of this agreement between the US and the European Commission, the latter has established an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield. For more information about Google's data processing, please refer to Google's Privacy Policy.

8. Social Media PlugIns

Use of social plugins from Facebook, Twitter
Our website uses social plugins ("plugins") from social networks.
When you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of Facebook, Google, Twitter or Instagram. The content of the plugin is transmitted by the respective provider directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating the plugins, the providers receive the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile or are currently not logged in. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to a server of the respective provider (possibly in the USA) and stored there. If you are logged in to one of the services, the providers can directly assign the visit to our website to your profile in the respective social network. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking the "Like" or the "Share" button, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a server of the provider and stored there. The information will also be posted on the social network and displayed there to your contacts. This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests, which predominate in the context of a weighing up of interests, in the optimal marketing of our offer pursuant to Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO.
Purpose and extent of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by the provider as well as a contact option and your related rights and settings options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the privacy policy of the provider.
http://www.facebook.com/policy.php
https://twitter.com/privacy

If you do not want the social networks to assign the data collected via our website directly to your profile in the respective service, you must log out of the corresponding service before you visit our website. You can completely prevent the loading of plugins even with add-ons for your browser, e.g. For example, with the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).

Our online presence on Facebook, Google, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest
Our presence on social networks and platforms facilitates better, more active communication with our customers and prospects. We inform you about our products and ongoing promotions.
When you visit our online social media sites, your information may be collected and stored automatically for marketing research and promotional purposes. From these data so-called usage profiles are created using pseudonyms. These may be used to e.g. Place advertisements inside and outside the platforms that are allegedly in line with your interests. For this purpose, cookies are usually used on your device. These cookies store visitor behavior and the interests of users. This is gem. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DSGVO the preservation of our legitimate interest in optimizing the representation of our offer and effective communication with customers and interested parties. If you are asked by the respective social media platform operators for consent (consent) to the data processing, e.g. with the help of a checkbox, the legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.
As far as the aforementioned social media platforms are headquartered in the US, the following applies: For the US, a decision on appropriateness of the European Commission is available. This goes back to the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate for the respective company can be viewed here.
The detailed information on the processing and use of the data by the providers on their pages and a contact and your rights and options to protect your privacy, in particular opt-out options, please refer to the below linked privacy policy of the provider. If you still need help in this regard, you can contact us.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Google/ YouTube: https://policies.google.com/privacy
Twitter: https://twitter.com/de/privacy
Instagram: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/
Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy

Contestation (Opt-Out):
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads
Google/ YouTube: https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated
Twitter: https://twitter.com/personalization
Instagram: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.de/?next=/settings/

9. Contact Options and your Rights

As affected, you have the following rights:

  • according to Art. 15 GDPR, the right to demand information on the personal data processed by us in the scope specified therein;
  • in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR, the right to demand immediate correction of incorrect or completed personal data stored by us;
  • in accordance with Art. 17 DSGVO the right to demand the deletion of your personal data stored by us, unless the further processing;
    - to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information;
    - to fulfill a legal obligation;
    - for reasons of public interest or
    - required to assert, exercise or defend legal claims;
  • according to Art. 18 DSGVO the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data, as far as
    - the accuracy of the data is disputed by you;
    - the processing is unlawful, but you reject its deletion;
    - we no longer need the data, but you need it for asserting, exercising or defending legal claims or
    - You filed an objection against the processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;
  • according to Art. 20 DSGVO the right to receive your personal data that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request transmission to another person responsible;
  • according to Art. 77 GDPR the right to complain to a supervisory authority. In general, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or our company headquarters.


For questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, information, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of granted consent or objection to a particular use of data, please contact us directly via the contact details in our imprint.

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Right of Objection
To the extent that we process personal data as explained above in order to safeguard our legitimate interests, which are predominant as part of a weighing up of interests, you can object to this processing with effect for the future. If the processing is for the purpose of direct marketing, you can exercise this right at any time as described above. Insofar as the processing takes place for other purposes, you have a right of objection only if there are reasons that arise from your particular situation.

After exercising your right to object, we will not further process your personal data for these purposes, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if the processing of the assertion, exercise or defense of Legal claims serves.

This does not apply if the processing is for direct marketing purposes. Then we will not process your personal data for this purpose. ********************************************************************

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