Privacy policy

Service provider according to §5 Telemediengesetz (TMG)
Forest Getränke GmbH
Sottorfallee 13
22529 Hamburg

Phone: +49 (0)40 42 10 36-0
Fax: +49 (0)40 42 10 36-21

Managing Director: Norbert Schulz
Commercial register of the district court Hamburg HRB 149 863
VAT ID No.: DE317429229

Data protection contact
Sottorfallee 13
22529 Hamburg
Phone: +49 (0)40 42 10 36-0

The protection of your data is a matter of particular concern to us. It goes without saying that we comply with all data protection regulations applicable in Germany. In the following, we will inform you in detail about which personal data (i.e. data that make a reference to your person possible, such as name, address or IP address) we collect on our website, for what purpose and how long this data is stored. In the following, we will inform you in detail about the rights you have with regard to data processing and how you can assert these rights. You can find more information on the legislation here: DSGVO.Under point I. you will find an overview of the data we collect. In section II, we explain how we collect it, and in section III, you will find out what rights you are entitled to.If you have any questions or comments about data protection on our website, please feel free to contact us at any time. For example, you can contact us by e-mail at info@forestlemonade.

Part I.
a.) Overview of the data we collect
We collect data of various kinds on our Internet pages. On the one hand, this data is collected when you provide it to us. This may be personal data, i.e. data that you enter voluntarily, for example when you order something in our online store, subscribe to a newsletter or contact us, share a cooking recipe with us, participate in sweepstakes, enter a contest or use similar services. On the other hand, we collect information and general data about the use of our online offer via cookies used on our website, which are automatically transmitted to us, or to third parties, when you use our website.

b.) Collection of personal data
In principle, the use of our Internet pages is regularly possible without providing personal data. In the case of merely informative use of our website, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise transmit information to us, we only collect data that your browser transmits to our server (see so-called “server log files”). This is mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of page view). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website. However, only in a few cases, listed individually below, is the voluntary provision of personal data necessary, as we cannot otherwise provide you with our online services.

c.) Automatically collected data
In addition to the personal data that you enter voluntarily, we also collect automated data each time you visit our website, which enables us to provide you with a smooth use of our website and to make certain information and links from third parties directly available to you. In the following, we will describe the various programs we use, the purpose of their integration and the categories of data that are collected. Most of the programs used use so-called “cookies” to collect data. Cookies are small text files that are automatically created by your Internet browser and stored locally on your terminal device (personal computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website.Cookies do not cause any damage to your terminal device. The use of cookies serves the purpose that we can make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. Cookies allow us, for example, to recognize you when you visit our website again, so that you do not have to repeat personal settings you have made. In addition, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offer for you (e.g. Google Analytics). All cookies are automatically deleted after a respectively defined period of time when they have fulfilled their purpose.Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can generally prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by selecting “do not accept cookies” in your browser settings. You can also set your browser to ask you if you agree before setting cookies. Finally, you can also delete cookies once they have been set at any time. For details on how all of this works, please refer to the instructions provided by your browser operator. Please note, however, that these settings only apply to the respective end device and the browser on or in which they were made.

Teil II. a.) Log files
When you access our website, the browser used on your end device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information is collected automatically (IP address, date and time of access, if applicable the name and URL of the accessed file, if applicable the website from which the access is made (referrer URL), the browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider).The temporary storage of the IP address by the system is necessary to enable delivery of the website to the user’s computer. For this purpose, the user’s IP address must remain stored for the duration of the session.The aforementioned data is processed by us for administrative purposes as well as to ensure a smooth connection setup and a comfortable use of our website for you as well as to ensure that our system operates in a secure and stable manner. The data processing is based on our existing legitimate interest in data processing for the aforementioned purposes and thus on Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

b.) Contacting us
When contacting us (e.g. via contact form or e-mail), personal data is collected. Which data is collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact form. This data is stored and used exclusively for the purpose of responding to your request or for contacting you and the associated technical administration. The legal basis for processing the data is our legitimate interest in responding to your request pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. If your contact aims at the conclusion of a contract, the additional legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 (1) lit. b DSGVO. Your data will be deleted after final processing of your request, this is the case if it can be inferred from the circumstances that the matter concerned has been conclusively clarified and provided that there are no statutory retention obligations to the contrary.

c.) Cookies
In order to make visiting our website more attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your terminal device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your terminal device and enable us or our partner companies (third-party cookies) to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). If cookies are set, they collect and process certain user information such as browser and location data and IP address values to an individual extent. Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period of time, which may vary depending on the cookie.If personal data is also processed by individual cookies implemented by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO to protect our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website as well as a customer-friendly and effective design of the site visit. We also use cookies on our website for the purpose of enabling an analysis of the surfing behavior of our site visitors. Furthermore, we use cookies for the purpose of subsequently addressing site visitors on other websites with targeted, interest-related advertising.The processing takes place on the basis of § 15 (3) TMG and Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO from the legitimate interest in the above purposes. The data collected from you in this way is pseudonymized by technical precautions. An assignment of the data to your person is therefore no longer possible. The data will not be stored together with other personal data of yours.You have the right to object at any time to this processing of personal data concerning you based on Art. 6 (1) f DSGVO for reasons arising from your particular situation.Cookies are stored on your computer. Therefore, you have full control over the use of cookies. By selecting the appropriate technical settings in your Internet browser, you can prevent the storage of cookies and transmission of the data they contain. Cookies that have already been stored can be deleted at any time. Please note that you can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and can decide individually about their acceptance or exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general. Each browser differs in the way it manages cookie settings. This is described in the help menu of each browser, which explains how you can change your cookie settings. You can find this for each browser at the following links:

Internet Explorer:

‍Please note that if you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited.

d.) Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”)). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In the event that IP anonymization is activated on this website, however, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from 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. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link ( can exclude the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set that will prevent future collection of your data when visiting this website: Google Analytics deactivate. For more information on terms of use and data protection, please visit or We also use Google Analytics to evaluate data from AdWords and the Double Click cookie for statistical purposes. If you do not wish this to happen, you can deactivate this via the Ads Preferences Manager ( Google Web Fonts
This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Google LLC., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”) for the uniform display of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into its browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly.For this purpose, the browser you are using must connect to Google’s servers. This gives Google knowledge that our website has been accessed via your IP address. Google Web Fonts are used in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer. Google LLC, based in the USA, is certified for the us-European data protection agreement “Privacy Shield”, which ensures compliance with the level of data protection applicable in the EU.For more information on Google Web Fonts, please visit and Google’s privacy policy:

‍e.) Social Plugins
We also use plugins on our pages, including those of the social networks, of Facebook Inc, 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ,, of Twitter Inc, 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco CA 94107, USA as well as google +, of Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, California, 94043, USA . Functions of the Instagram service are also integrated on our pages. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. You can recognize the plugins by the button with the respective network logo, supplemented, for example, by the pictogram of a clenched fist with a raised, upward pointing thumb or the addition of “Recommendation”, “Like”, “Comment” or “Like”. When you click on the “Like” button, it transmits various data to the social network. This may include:Date and time of the visit to the website, URL of the website on which the visitor is located, the URL of the website that the visitor had previously visited, browser used, operating system used and, if applicable, the IP address of the visitor.If you are logged into Facebook, Twitter or Google + in parallel while visiting our site, it is not excluded that the provider assigns the visit to your network account. If you use the plugin functions (e.g. clicking the “Like” button, submitting a comment), this information is also transmitted from your browser directly to the respective social network and stored there if necessary. The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by the networks can be found in the privacy notices of YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram:

j.) Duration of the storage of personal data
The duration of the storage of personal data is measured on the basis of the respective statutory retention period (e.g. retention periods under commercial and tax law). After expiry of the period, the corresponding data is routinely deleted, provided that it is no longer required for the fulfillment or initiation of the contract and/or no legitimate interest on our part in the continued storage exists.

Part III
You have the right to obtain information about the personal data stored by us at any time. Furthermore, you also have a right to portability, correction or deletion as well as to restriction of the processing of your data. Furthermore, you may object to the processing of your data at any time. In detail:

a.) Right to information
According to Art. 15 DSGVO, you have a right to request confirmation from us as to whether personal data concerning you is being processed. If this is the case, you also have the right to obtain information about this personal data and about the purpose of processing, the category of personal data being processed, the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or will be disclosed, the planned duration for which the personal data will be stored, the existence of a right to rectify or erase the data concerning you or to restrict processing or to object to such processing, the existence of a right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority and, if the personal data have not been collected from you yourself, to any available information about the origin of the data.

b.) Right to rectification
Pursuant to Art. 16 DSGVO, you further have the right to request that inaccurate personal data concerning you be corrected or completed without undue delay.

c.) Right to deletion
Under the conditions set out in Art. 17 DSGVO, you have the right 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.

d.) Right to restriction
Under the conditions of Art. 18 DSGVO, you have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your data.

e.) Right to transfer
According to Art. 20 DSGVO, you have the right to receive the personal data concerning you in a structured, common and machine-readable format, as well as the right, if the conditions of Art. 20 DSGVO are met, to transfer it to another controller. In this context, you have the right to have the personal data concerning you transferred directly to the other controller.

f.) Right to object
Pursuant to Art. 21 DSGVO, 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 in accordance with Art. 21 DSGVO, insofar as there are grounds for doing so that arise from your particular situation. You have the right to object to the processing of your data for the purpose of direct marketing at any time without specifying a particular situation.If you wish to exercise your right of revocation or objection, an e-mail to will suffice.

‍g.) Contact
If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or your data protection rights have otherwise been violated in any way, you can complain to the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority in matters of data protection law is the state data protection commissioner of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link:

You can reach us at the following contact details:
Forest Getränke GmbH
Sottorfallee 13
22529 Hamburg

Telephone: +49 (0)40 42 10 36-0
Fax: +49 (0)40 42 10 36-21

E-Mail: info@forestlemonade
‍You can reach our data protection officer at