We consider it important to protect your personal data. As a rule you can visit all the pages of without our having to ask for your personal data. Any personal data given will be processed and used in accordance with the German regulations on data protection.

In general we need your personal data to answer your inquiries or give you access to certain special information or offers such as our newsletter or media subscriptions. We do not collect any personal data through our website without your consent. If we need such data we will inform you and ask your permission. We will not sell your personal data to third parties or market them in any other way.

1. Standard deadlines for erasing data

The data will be erased when the time allowed for their storage by law, the articles of association or the contract has expired. Data not affected by this will be erased when the purpose agreed with you has ceased to exist.

2. Cookies

We may use cookies in order to customize this site for return visitors.  These cookies are not required for site functionality.  Additionally, third-party widgets such as YouTube or Flickr may install cookies depending on their configuration.  You are not required to accept any cookies to use this site.

3. Automatic collection of non-personal information

We use a tool called “Google Analytics” to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use (as amended for government websites) and the Google Privacy Policy. You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.

4. Security

Axel Springer Syndication GmbH uses technical and organizational security measures to protect the information given in its website and prevent personal data from being accidentally or intentionally manipulated, destroyed or accessed by unauthorized persons. Axel Springer Syndication GmbH enhances its security measures constantly in accordance with the state of the art.

5. Right to information and public index of procedures

On request we will inform you in writing, in accordance with the current law, of the fact that we have stored your personal data and what information this includes.

Please contact for further information:

Axel Springer SE
Axel-Springer-Str. 65
10888 Berlin
March 2018