Privacy Policy

It is generally possible to use our website without providing personal details. Where personal details (for example name, address or email addresses) are collected, this is always carried out as far as possible on a voluntary basis.

Disclosure of personal data

Your data is disclosed to the forwarding company commissioned with the delivery where this is necessary for the delivery of the goods. For processing payments, we disclose your payment details to the credit institution commissioned with the payment.


Blacksocks.com uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your computer. They are intended to make our web content more user-friendly. In addition cookies enable our online shop to recognise your browser and offer you services. Cookies do not contain any personal data.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files which are stored on your computer and which help the website to analyse how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators and to provide additional website- and internet-related services. Google will also where applicable transmit this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Under no circumstances will Google link your IP address with other Google data. 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. By using this website, you express your consent to the processing of data collected by Google about you in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Privacy Policy for the use of Facebook plugins (Like button)

The plugins of the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA) are integrated into our website. You can identify the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. When you visit our website, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established through the plugin. This tells Facebook that you have visited our site from your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "Like" button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our website to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate the visit to our site with your user account. We point out that as providers of the site we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or of Facebook's use of that data. If you do not want Facebook to directly connect the information collected to your Facebook profile, you must  log out of Facebook before visiting our website. You will find more detailed information on data collection and use at Facebook on http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.

Information, deleting and blocking

You have the right to free information about personal data stored by us relating to you and the right to correct, block or delete this data. For this and for further questions about personal data you can contact us at any time using the address in the Legal Notice.