Cookies and Web Tracking Tools

Cookies and web tracking tools on

This information supplements the Privacy Statement.

Below is a list of all cookies and other web tracking tools on our website that are either provided by us or by third parties.

1.    Our own cookies (so-called “First-Party Cookies”):

We use these cookies to analyze web traffic, customize services, content and ads, measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and promote confidence in and security of the website. In addition, we use first-party cookies to distinguish one user from another and to determine the total number of visitors to the website in connection with the log files of our web server. The web usage data collected in this way helps us to receive the necessary feedback to constantly improve the website and to better serve users.
Users can prevent the acceptance of First-Party Cookies by setting their browser settings so that they do not accept cookies at all. However, if this setting is made, you may not be able to use certain current or future elements of our website.

2.    Cookies and plugins on our website that transfer data to third parties (so-called “Third-Party Cookies”):

In addition to First-Party Cookies, we also use the following Third-Party Cookies and plugins provided to us by the following parties:

Use of Google services on our website:

Our website uses Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 (“Google”). Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager use cookies. We also use Google AdWords & Google Remarketing. These tools enable users who have already visited our website and are interested in the offer to be addressed again through targeted advertising on the pages of the Google partner network. The use of cookies is also used to place advertisements.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, within the member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, your IP address will first be shortened by Google on our website. For this purpose we have implemented the code “gat._anonymizeIp() ;” to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

Only in exceptional cases is the complete IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. If personal data is exceptionally transferred to the USA, a data protection level appropriate to the data protection level in the EU is ensured there by Google’s certification according to the so-called “Privacy Shield Agreement” between the EU and the USA (
Google will use the information about your use of the website on our behalf within the framework of Google Analytics in order to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide other services connected with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager is not merged with other Google data.

You can prevent cookies from being saved by adjusting your browser software or the operating system of your mobile device accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of our website to their full extent. In addition, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including IP address) by Google and its processing by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in under the following link:
Further information on the terms of use and data protection can be found at and

Cookie List

Cookie Name Domain Objective Function Expiration Time First / Third Party
1.       _ga

2.       _gat

3.       _gid Performance measuring of websites 1.       Distinction of users.

2.       Distinction of users.

3.       Throttling the request rate.


1.       2 years

2.       1 min.

3.       24 hrs.


First Party