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Statistics cookies are used to analyze how users move around websites and what content they interact with. This information is anonymous and helps website operators to optimize and personalize the user’s experience on the website.

Marketing and External Media
External media is content from video platforms and music streaming platforms that are embedded on the website. If you block these cookies, this content will not be displayed.

This Cookie Policy was last updated on March 30, 2021 and applies to citizens of the European Economic Zone.

1. introduction

Our website (hereinafter: “The Website”) uses cookies and similar technologies (for the sake of simplicity, all of these are collectively referred to as “cookies”). Cookies are also placed by third parties contracted by us. In the document below we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

2. what are cookies

A cookie is a simple small file that can be sent along with the pages of an Internet address and stored by the web browser on the PC or other device. The information stored therein may be sent to our servers or the servers of relevant third-party providers during subsequent visits.

3. what are scripts?

A script is a piece of program code that allows our website to function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

4. what is a web beacon?

A web beacon (also called a pixel tag), is a small invisible fragment of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on the website. To make this possible, various data about you is stored by means of web beacons.

5. cookies

5.1 Necessary

Some cookies ensure that parts of our website function properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, when you visit our site, you don’t have to repeatedly enter the same information, or your items stay in your cart until you pay, for example. We may place these cookies without your consent.

5.2 Statistics

We use analytical cookies to optimize the website experience for our users. These analytical cookies provide us with insights into the use of our website. We ask for your permission to set analytical cookies.

5.3 Marketing and external media

Marketing cookies are cookies or other form of local storage used to create user profiles to display advertisements or track the user on this website or across multiple websites for similar marketing purposes. In addition, third-party providers place cookies to play external media.

6. placed cookies


Usage: We use WordPress for website development.
Sharing of data: This data will not be shared with third parties.

functional cookies from WordPress:
name: WP_DATA_USER_*; storage: session; function: store user preferences
name: wordpress_test_cookie; storage: nothing; function: checks if cookies can be set
Name: wordpress_logged_in_*; Retention: Session: Function: Keep user logged in.



Usage: We use YouTube for video display.
Data Sharing: For more information, please read the YouTube Privacy Policy.

Subject of the investigation
Name: GPS; Storage:/; Function:/
Name: VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE; Retention:/; Function:/

Name: YSC; Retention: Session; Function: Store the unique user ID.
Name: PREF; Retention: 1 year; Function: Track visitors across websites



Usage: We use Facebook to display recent social posts and/or social share buttons.
Sharing of data: For more information, please read the Facebook privacy policy.

Name: actppresence; Retention: 1 year; Function: Manage the frequency of advertisements displayed.
Name: _fbc; Retention: 2 years; Function: Store last visit
Name: fbm*; Retention: 1 year; Function: Save user details
Name: xs; Retention: 3 months; Function: Store a unique session ID
Name: fr; Retention: 3 months; Function: Enable ad delivery or retargeting
Name: _fbp; Retention: 3 months; Function: Track visitors across websites
Name: datr; Retention: 2 years; Function: Prevent fraud
Name: sb; Retention: 2 years; Function: Store browser details
Name: *_fbm_; retention: 1 year; function: save user details

Name: wd; Retention: 1 week; Function: Set screen resolution
Name: act; Retention: 90 days; Function: Keep user logged in
Name: c_user; Retention: 90 days; Function: Store the unique user ID.
Name: csm; Retention: 90 days; Function: Prevent fraud
Name: presence; Retention: session; Function: Store and track if the browser tab is active



Usage: We use Twitter to display recent social posts and/or social share buttons.
Data Sharing: For more information, please read the Twitter privacy policy.

Name: local_storage_support_test; Retention: persistent; Function: load balanced mode of operation

Name: metrics_token; Retention: persistent; Function: Store if the user has seen embedded content


7. approval

When you visit our website for the first time, we show you a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. As soon as you click on “Select All”, you give us your consent to use all cookies and plugins described in this Cookie Policy. You can disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may not function properly if you do so.

7.1 Withdraw consent

Manage your consent settings made in the pop-up above

8. privacy policy

You can read about the use of your personal data in detail in our privacy policy.

9. your rights in relation to personal data

You have the following rights with respect to your personal information:

You have the right to know why your personal information is needed, what happens to it, and how long it is kept.
Right of access: You have the right to access your personal data known to us.
Right to rectification: You have the right whenever you wish to supplement, correct and have your personal data deleted or blocked.

If you have given us your consent to process your data, you have the right to withdraw this consent and have your personal data deleted.
Right to Transfer Your Data: You have the right to request all of your personal data from one controller and transfer it in its entirety to another controller.

Right to object: You can object to the processing of your data. We will comply unless there are legitimate grounds for processing.To exercise these rights please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the end of this Cookie Statement. If you have a complaint about how we handle your data, we would like to hear it, but you also have the right to address it to the supervisory authority (the data protection authority).

10. activation/deactivation and deletion of cookies

You can use your Internet browser to delete cookies automatically or manually. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your Internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is set. For more information about these options, see the instructions in the Help section of your browser.

Please note that our website may not function properly if all cookies are disabled. If you delete the cookies in your browser, they will be placed again when you visit our website again.

11. contact details

For questions and/or comments about our cookie policy and this statement, please contact us using the contact information below:

Heidelberger Frühling gGmbH
Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 50
D-69117 Heidelberg
Phone number: +49 6221 584 00 00

This cookie policy was synchronized with on March 15, 2021