| Sport-Scheck, Munich, Germany has created this Privacy
Policy to inform you of the information gathering and dissemination
practices for this Web site, www.sportscheck.com. Because we want
to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we have agreed to disclose
our information practices.
- What personally identifiable information of yours is collected
through this Web site;
- The organization collecting the information;
- How the information is used;
- With whom the information may be shared;
- What choices are available to you regarding collection, use
and distribution of the information;
- The kind of security procedures that are in place to protect
against the loss, misuse or alteration of information under Sport-Scheck,
Munich, Germany’s control; and
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Visiting www.sportscheck.com website
Your IP address, browser and reference site domain name are logged
every time you visit our site. This data is used strictly for the
analysis of load information and maximizing the efficiency of our
share this data with anyone in any way.
communication or material you transmit or post to this Web Site
by email or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments,
or suggestions (other than personally identifiable information which
will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and anything
you transmit or post may be used by us and our affiliates for any
purpose, including without limitation, reproduction, disclosure,
transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. We are free to
use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any
communication or material that you send to this Web Site for any
purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing
and marketing products using such information.
"Cookies" are files stored on your computer’s hard drive
by your browser. These cookies help us identify our account holders
and optimize their shopping experience. They do not include any
data that will identify you personally. They will, however, allow
you to use some specialized www.sportscheck.com features. Cookies
also allow us to hold selections in your shopping cart when you
leave our site without checking out. Most browsers accept cookies
automatically, but allow you to disable them if you wish.
External Links – Framed Pages
If you have accessed this Web Site through a link from certain of
our advertising and marking partners our Site may include a frame
of the applicable advertising and marketing partner. The information
you provide to us through these framed web pages is collected by
Ordering from www.sportscheck.com / Sport-Scheck GmbH
When you order from www.sportscheck.com, we need your name, email
address, password, shipping and billing address and credit card
number/expiration date. We use this data to process your order,
ship it and send you order and shipping confirmations via email.
or disclose this data to any third party without your consent. (However,
we will cooperate fully should a situation arise where we are required
by law or requested by a law enforcement agency to provide information
about a customer.)
From time to time, we use the purchases you make to customize our
product recommendations. We also track customer traffic patterns
and site usage. Traffic and usage data is used only to improve our
site’s design and provide our customers with a fulfilling shopping
From time to time, we will contact you about sales, special offers
and new site features if you agreed to be included in our email
lists when you completed a purchase transaction with us. To cancel
our free emails, you can unclick the "I would like to receive
emails about special promotions" box each time you make a purchase.
You can also respond to any promotional email we send you, placing
"Unsubscribe" in your subject line to discontinue email
You may email us by completing the Customer Feedback Form in the
Contact section. When you email us, your emails are stored within
our system so that we may refer to previous emails from you as needed
so that we may properly address your questions and concerns. Except
to our customer service department is not shared with anyone without
Whenever we run a contest or sweepstakes relating to our site, it
will be accompanied with the rules of the contest/sweepstakes. The
rules for each contest/sweepstakes will also detail how the information
gathered from you for entry into the contest/sweepstakes will be
used. You will find the rules for each contest/sweepstakes accompanying
Customer Feedback Form (Contact section)
You can use this form to give us any input which we will use to
improve our site. The only required data is your name, telephone
number and email address. The remainder of the data is optional.
We only use this data to make improvements on our site. Except as
in any way.
Our Third Party Relationships
We have established several relationships with third parties vendors
to best serve our customers.
- Web Site Evaluation: From time to time, we engage certain third
parties to observe, track and report on the behavior of the users
of this Web Site in order to evaluate the performance and features
of this Web Site. These third parties will only have access to
information to the extent necessary and will be required to not
use any personal information for any other purpose.
- Marketing and Promotions: From time to time, we engage certain
third parties to assist in the dissemination of marketing and
promotional offers (i.e. e-mails) to those customers who have
agreed to receive such offers. These third parties will only have
access to information to the extent necessary and will be required
to not use any personal information for any other purpose.
- Additional Third Party Relationships: From time to time, we
engage other third parties to assist in providing marketing, order
processing and fulfillment services. These third parties will
only have access to information to the extent necessary and will
be required to not use any personal information for any purpose
other than providing such services.
Additionally, from time to time, we share non-personal, non-individual
statistical information with our marketing partners, advertisers
or other third parties for research purposes. That is, we will not
tell our marketing partners that you purchased a specific product,
but we may tell them how many customers purchased that product.
We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to protect
your personal information. The only time you are required to sign
on our site is when you are making a purchase or view your orders
and order status.
If you are unable to use SSL technology, you can use our SSL-free
way to order. Our system will notify you whether your system is
If we are going to use your personally identifiable information
in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection
we will notify you via email. You will have a choice as to whether
or not we use your information in this different manner. In addition,
if we make any material changes in our privacy practices that do
not affect user information already stored in our database, we will
post a prominent notice on our web site notifying users of the change.
In some cases where we post the notice we will also email users,
who have opted to receive communications from us, notifying them
of the changes in our privacy practices.
Questions about our Policies
If you have any questions regarding your privacy or any of our policies,
please contact our Customer Service Department by email by completing
the Customer Feedback Form (Contact section) or send a facsimile
to 0049 89 6654 2809 (You will be charged the applicable rate for
this call to Germany).