Powerdynamo in Liquidation

Privacy Statement 

Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy

The original text is in German and only the German version is the legally binding.
For the benefit of our foreign customers an English translation of the German text is provided as follows: 
Last Modified: October 6st 2018

Powerdynamo GmbH i.L. values your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to visitors to www.powerdynamo.de. By visiting or using our Website, you agree to this Privacy Policy.   The sole purpose of this website is to facilitate our service obligations on sales made before september 1st 2018.

The data controller is: 
Powerdynamo GmbH i.L., Straße am Heizhaus 1, 10318 Berlin, Germany

Please note: our former website powerdynamo.biz is now (since oct 2nd 2018) exclusively controlled by VAPE, even though some pages may still display mention of Powerdynamo GmbH.


Whenever you visit our Website, we automatically collect (non invasive) information about you, namely:
• your use of our Website and the device you use to access our Websites, for example, your IP address, the type of operating system and web browser you use and related information; and your activities on our Websites, such as the pages you visit.


• if you provide us with personal information by contacting us, we collect that personal information, e.g. your name, e-mail address and password;

Our Website uses “cookies”. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers created by your browser at our request and stored on your computer. Cookies help us to distinguish you from other users of our Websites. For more information on the cookies we use see our Cookies Policy. (see below)


Powerdynamo GmbH i.L. processes and stores data about you on a server located in Germany. This server is solely in our control.


We use the information that we collect in accordance with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and the German Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG).
We use the information for the following purposes:

a) to fulfil our contractual obligations (Art 6, para 1b GDPR - EU General Data Protection Regulation)
    to operate our business and to administer your account;

b) for purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party (Art 6, para 1f GDPR)
    • informing you of  products and services that you request and other transactional or administrative updates;
    • provide you with information about products and services we feel may interest you (where you have consented to receiving such communication);
    • to notify you about changes to our services, the Websites or our Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy;
    • as part of our efforts to keep the Websites safe and secure;
    • to secure and administer our Websites and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, research, testing, statistical and survey purposes.

c) on the basis of your consent to the processing of personal data (Art 6, para 1a GDPR)
as far as you have granted us consent to collect data for the above purposes it is lawful for us to process those data. You may withdraw consent at any time, also relating to consent granted before validity of the GDPR, that is before may 25th 2018. Withdrawal of consent does not effect the lawfulness of data processing before withdrawal.

d) to comply with a legal obligation to which we are subject (Art 6, para 1a GDPR) or which are in public interest (Art 6, para 1e GDPR)
we are subject to diverse legal obligation (such as checking on identity, countering fraud prevention, fiscal controlling and reporting obligation)


In order to carry out certain business functions, such as order fulfilment, payment processing, e-mail delivery, or marketing, we may hire other companies to perform services on our behalf. We may disclose Personal Information that we collect about you to these companies to enable them to perform these services.  (e.g. UPS parcel service). 

We may disclose Personal Information if required by law. We also reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information when we believe such disclosure is appropriate to cooperate with an investigation of activities claimed to be unlawful, to enforce our Terms of Use, or to protect the rights or property of Powerdynamo GmbH or others.


While you are visiting or using the Website, you may be presented with an opportunity to see third party information.  If you click on one of the presented links, you will be redirected to the site of the third party, and any information you provide in response from there will be governed by the privacy  of that third party. We do not guarantee the security of your Personal Information when using such third party sites or that the operator of such third party sites will comply with applicable data protection laws and regulations. 


If you do not want to receive email communications from Powerdynamo GmbH, just write us so by mail to service@powerdynamo.de


If you wish to change your name, e-mail address, password, and/or communication preferences after you have registered, you can access your account in the My Account section of the Shop. 
As per Articles 15, 16 and 17 GDPR you have the right to request access to, correction of and erasure of Personal Information that we hold about you. Also, per Art 18, 20, 21 GDPR you have the right to confine use. Limitations as per Art 34 and 35 of (German)  Bundesdatenschutzgesetz apply. You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority as per Art 77 GDPR.
This is also valid for acceptances made before validity of the GDPR, that is before May 25th 2018.

Information on your right to object as per Art 21 GDPR
have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data concerning you. We shall no longer process the personal data unless we demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims. In singular cases we  use your data for direct marketing purposes. You have the right to object at any time to processing of personal data for such marketing.  Than the personal data shall no longer be processed for such purposes. To exercise your right you should contact us at Powerdynamo GmbH, Straße am Heizhaus 1, 10318 Berlin.


We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards reasonably necessary to ensure the protection of your Personal Information against loss, misuse, disclosure and alteration. 


Powerdynamo i.L. may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time by posting a revised Privacy Policy on our Website and changing the last modified date at the top of the Privacy Policy. If we make significant changes to the Privacy Policy, we will note the Privacy Policy has changed on the main page of the Websites and/or contact you by email. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time, so please review it frequently.


Where you need to contact Powerdynamo GmbH i.L. you may: 
• email us at service@powerdynamo.de 
• call us at +49 30 5098320 (Berlin) or 
• write to us at: 
   Powerdynamo GmbH i.L.
   Strasse am Heizhaus 1
   10318 Berlin, Germany

Cookie Policy

Last Modified: September 1st 2018 

Like most websites, our website usees "cookies" and files that are similar to cookies. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They are needed for the shopsystem. By using our Websites, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. 


Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user's device. 

For the workings of the ticket system, cookies are instrumental to distinguish between customers acting at the same time. For this, cookies of type SESS (Session) are used which contain only one string such as vu7fbhjkn4o88i9bgdq1dd4rm6, nothing but.

You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org 


We may revise this policy from time to time by posting a revised policy on our Websites. We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time, so please review it frequently.