Johannes LÜHDERS
Vegan Soft Candies | Finest Ginger | Tradition since 1909

Data Protection Declaration Johannes Lühders KG

Data Protection Declaration

Welcome to our website. We are highly committed to protecting your privacy We treat your personal data with utmost care and strictly abide by regulations stipulated in data protection law. During your visit to our website, we shall only collect personal data if this becomes technically necessary. The information below provides details of the nature, extent and purpose of collecting, processing and using your personal data while you are using our website.

Personal Data
Personal data within the sense of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) includes details related to personal or factual matters of a specified or specifiable natural person (the data subject), such as your name, your address, your telephone number and your date of birth.

Data collection and processing
When you access our website, we temporarily store general technical information, including the software and hardware used by you, the IP address of the computer used for access, the internet page from which you have accessed our site, the pages accessed, as well as date and time of access and the duration of your visit. We anonymize this information and process it statistically with the sole purpose of improving the content and functionality of our website.

Additional personal data such as email address, name and address will only be collected if you submit this information voluntarily, for example, in the context of a query through our contact form. Your communication of this data is explicitly voluntary and with your consent. Any personal data transmitted in this fashion is used solely for the purpose indicated when the information was transferred, namely for correspondence relating to your query, or in processing your contract. The data will not be used for any other purpose without your express consent. You can, of course, withdraw your consent at any time to prevent any future use of the data. To withdraw your consent, please send us a brief email: 

Transmission of Data to Third Parties
Your data will not be transmitted to third parties unless we are required by law to do so. Should external service providers come into contact with your personal data, we shall have made use of legal, technical and organisational measures and regular monitoring to ensure that such persons comply with the relevant data protection regulations.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser.However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code has been extended by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

We use cookies for purposes of statistical evaluation. Cookies are files that are stored on the hard disk of your computer to assist navigation through our website. They avoid having to enter required data each time you visit the site. Cookies help us tailor the site to meet your individual needs regarding language, preferred interests, etc. If you do not want cookies stored on your computer, simply switch off the cookies function on your web browser. Most browsers automatically accept cookies and provide options to reject cookies or to issue a warning before cookies are saved. Check your browser manual to see how this works in detail.

Data Security
We have taken extensive technical and operational precautions in order to protect personal data stored with us from unauthorised access and misuse. Our security procedures are monitored regularly and updated in line with technological progress. Our staff are trained regularly and are committed to data secrecy.

Right of Access and Registerable Particulars
If requested, we shall inform you in writing, in accordance with applicable law, whether we have stored personal data referring to you and what this data involves. As stipulated by law, you also have the right to correct, block and delete this personal data. Our directory of registerable particulars has details compiled in accordance with Article 4e of the German Data Protection Act. Upon request, our data protection officers can make these details available to you.

Company Data Protection Officer
If you have any questions relating to the processing of your personal data, you can refer directly to our data protection officers. These are at hand to help you search for information, and to help with queries and complaints in connection with the collection and processing of your personal data.