Privacy policy

Person in charge

FARA Handels GmbH

Freyung 4, Top 13/14, Palais Daun

Kinsky, 1010 Vienna

FN 467228 a

Phone: +43 (1) 253 05 50


No data protection officer has been appointed, as this is not required by law.


This privacy policy is intended to inform you about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by us as website operator. The protection of your personal data is of particular concern to us. We treat your personal data confidentially and exclusively based
on the legal provisions (DSGVO, TKG 2003). As new technology and
the constant further development of our homepage may result in
changes to this data protection declaration, we recommend that you read through it again at regular intervals.

We point out that the data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating via e-mail or via non-encrypted websites) may have security gaps. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Contact with us

If you contact us by form on our homepage or by email, the data you provide will be stored by us for six months for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow-up questions. You as a user agree to the data processing in the sense of this declaration. This data protection declaration only refers to our homepage. If you are forwarded to other sites via links on our site, please inform yourself directly on the forwarded homepage about the respective handling of your data.

Access data

As the homepage operator, we collect data about accesses to the homepage and store these as “server log files II on server of homepage. The following data is logged in this way:

– Visited homepage

– Date and time at the time of access

– Amount of data sent in bytes

– Source/ reference from which you reached the page

– Browser used

– Operating system used

– IP address used

– Name and URL of the retrieved file

The server log files are stored for a maximum of seven days and then deleted. The data is stored for security reasons, e.g. to be able to clarify cases of abuse. If data must be retained for evidentiary reasons, it is exempt from deletion until the incident has been finally clarified. The collected data will in no case be used to draw conclusions about your person.

Reach measurement & cookies

Our homepage uses cookies for pseudonymized range measurement, which are transmitted to the user’s browser by our server or server of a third party. Cookies are small files that are stored on your terminal device. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your
terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. The use of cookies increases the user-friendliness and security of our homepage. If you do not want cookies to be stored on your end device for range measurement, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you only allow this in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, as well as activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. We would like to point out that the functionality of our homepage may be limited if cookies are deactivated.

Collection and storage of personal data; type, purpose and use

As the operator of this website, we collect, use, and disclose your personal data only if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the collection of such data. Personal data is any information that can be used to identify you and can be traced back to you – for example, your name, e-mail address and telephone number.

You can also visit our homepage without providing any personal information. However, to improve our online services, we store (without personal reference) your access data to our homepage. You
can find more information on this under the point access data. The following personal data is processed by us in the manner described below, for the following reasons: We process personal data such as first name, last name, IP address, email address, place of residence, postal code, and content information from the contact form. Your personal data will only be processed with the express permission of you, the user, and in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. Your personal data will be processed based on our legitimate interest in fulfilling our contractually agreed services and optimizing our offer.

Your personal data will be stored for a period of six months. In addition, personal data such as name, address, purchased products and the date of purchase will be stored until the expiry of product liability (10 years). The data processing by us is based on the legal provisions of S 96 para 3 TKG and Art 6 para 1 lit a (consent) and / or lit b (necessary for the performance of the contract) of the DSGVO.

Handling of contact data

If you contact us through our contact form, the information you provide in the form, including the contact details you provide there, will be stored by us so that we can use this information to process and respond to your request. Your personal data, insofar as they are required for the establishment, content, or modification of the contractual relationship, will be used exclusively for the execution of the contract. Without your express consent or without legal basis, your personal data will not be disclosed to third parties outside the contract. After complete processing of the contract, your data will be blocked for further use. After expiry of the tax and commercial law regulations, this data will be deleted unless you have expressly consented to its further use.

Google Analytics

Our homepage uses functions of the web analysis service “Google Analytics”, which is offered by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). Google Analytics uses
“cookies” – text files that are stored on your terminal device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there. More information on the handling of user data with Google Analytics can be found in Google’s privacy policy:
In addition, IP anonymization is used on our homepage. Your IP address will be shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other contracting states of the agreement. Only in individual cases is the IP address initially transmitted unabbreviated to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. This shortening eliminates the personal reference of your IP address. The users IP address transmitted by the browser is not combined with other data stored by Google. As part of the agreement on the order data agreement, which we as
homepage operators have concluded with Google Inc., the latter uses the information collected to create an evaluation of homepage use and activity and provides services associated with Internet use. The data collected by Google on our behalf is used to evaluate the use of our online offer by individual users, e.g. to create reports about the activity on the homepage to improve our online offer. You have the option of preventing cookies from being stored on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. It is not guaranteed that you can access all functions of this homepage without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies. Furthermore, you can use a browser plug-in to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to and used by Google Inc. The following link will take you to the corresponding plugin:

Use of social media plugins from Facebook

We use social media plugins from, operated by Facebook Inc, 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. The plugins can be recognized by the Facebook logo or the additional “Facebook Social Plugin”. If you click on the “Like” button or make a comment, for example, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there. Furthermore, Facebook makes your likes public for your Facebook friends. If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can assign the call to our site directly to your Facebook account. Even if you are not logged in or do not have a Facebook account, your browser transmits information (e.g. which homepage you have called up, your IP address, etc.), which is stored by Facebook. We would like to point out that we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as its use by Facebook. For details on how Facebook handles your personal data and your rights in this regard, please refer to Facebook’s privacy policy: http://www If you do not want Facebook to assign the data collected about you via our homepage to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our homepage.

Use of social media plugins from Instagram

We use social media plugins from Instagram. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the content of our site to your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to associate the visit to our site with your user account. We point out that we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and its use by Instagram. For more information, please see the privacy policy of Instagram:

Transfer of data

A transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below does not take place. We only share your personal data with third parties if:
– you have given your express consent to do so in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p.1lit. a DSGVO;
– the disclosure is necessary in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1p. 1 lit. f DSGVO for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding interest worthy of protection in the nondisclosure of your data;
– if there is a legal obligation for the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. c DSGVO, as well as
– this is legally permissible and necessary according to Art. 6 para. 1p.1lit. b DSGVO for the processing of contractual relationships with you.

Data subject rights

As a user of our homepage, you have the right to request information about your personal data processed by us

in accordance with Art. 15 DSGVO. In particular, you can request information about the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, erasure, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a right of complaint, the origin of your data if it has not been collected by us, as well as the existence of automated decisionmaking including profiling and, if applicable, meaningful information about its details;

in accordance with Art. 16 DSGVO, to demand the immediate correction of incorrect or completion of your personal data stored by us; pursuant to Art. 17 DSGVO, to request the erasure of your personal data stored by us, unless the processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for compliance with a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims;

in accordance with Art. 18 DSGVO to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data, insofar as the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you object to its erasure and we no longer require the data, but you need this for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims or you have objected to the processing in accordance with Art. 21 DSGVO;

pursuant to Art. 20 DSGVO, to receive your personal data that you have provided to us ina structured, common and machine-readable format or to request that it be transferred to another person responsible;

in accordance with Art. 7 (3) DSGVO, to revoke your consent once given to us at any time. This has the consequence that we may no longer continue the data processing, which was based on this consent, for the future; and complain to a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 DSGVO. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or workplace for this purpose.

Right of objection

If your personal data is processed on the basis of legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f DSGVO, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data pursuant to Art. 21 DSGVO, provided that there are grounds for doing so that arise from your particular situation or the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which is implemented by us without specifying a particular situation. If you wish to exercise your right of revocation or objection, please contact us at the following e-mail address:

Data security

Within your homepage visit, we use the widespread SSL procedure (Secure Socket Layer) in connection with the highest encryption level supported by your browser. As a rule, this is a 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. You can tell whether an individual page of our website is encrypted by the closed lock symbol in the lower status bar of your browser. We also use appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

Actuality and change of this privacy policy

This data protection declaration is currently valid and has the status of March 1, 2019. Due to the further development of our website and offers on it or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may become necessary to change this data protection declaration. You can access and print out the current data protection declaration at any time on our homepage under the link