Our terms and conditions are binding with the submission of your order.

1. Offer and conclusion of contract
The order sold by the customer is a binding offer. We can accept this within two weeks by sending an order confirmation or by sending the goods.


2. Prices and Payment
Payment is made in advance in any case. There are two ways of doing this: via PayPal or bank transfer to one of our accounts. The order can only be shipped after receipt of payment. All prices are inclusive of VAT. Shipping costs may apply and are listed separately. Information on shipping costs can be found here.


3. Delivery time
The delivery time of the goods depends on the ordered product or The ordered products can be viewed using the traffic light display on the respective article page. As a rule, all items marked with the green traffic light are in stock and will be shipped shortly after receipt of the order. The delivery time is usually 2-4 working days for domestic shipping and 2-7 days for international shipping. If an article cannot be delivered despite the green traffic light, the customer will be informed in good time by e-mail. Products that require a longer delivery time (e.g. because they have to be sent by a freight forwarder) are marked on the respective product page or the longer delivery time is indicated in the description text. Products marked with a red traffic light are temporarily not available. There may be longer waiting times here. An exact statement of how long the waiting time will last and when the expected delivery date will be cannot be given here!


4. Withdrawal
Right of withdrawal
You can revoke your contract declaration within 14 days without giving reasons in text form (e.g. letter, fax, e-mail) or - if the item is left to you before the deadline - also by returning the item. The period begins after receipt of this instruction in text form, but not before receipt of the goods by the recipient (in the case of recurring deliveries of similar goods not before receipt of the first partial delivery) and not before we have fulfilled our information obligations in accordance with Article 246 § 2 in conjunction with § 1 Para . 1 and 2 EGBGB as well as our obligations according to § 312g paragraph 1 sentence 1 BGB in connection with Article 246 § 3 EGBGB. The timely dispatch of the cancellation or the item is sufficient to meet the cancellation deadline. The revocation is addressed to:


COLUMBUS Verlag GmbH & Co. KG
Am Bahnhof 2
D-72505 Krauchenwies


Consequences of revocation
In the event of an effective revocation, the services received by both parties must be returned and any benefits (e.g. interest) surrendered. If you cannot return or hand over the received service and benefits (e.g. advantages of use) or only partially or only in a deteriorated condition, you must compensate us for the value in this respect. You only have to pay compensation for the deterioration of the item and for any use made if the use or deterioration is due to handling of the item that goes beyond the examination of the properties and functionality. "Checking the properties and functionality" means testing and trying out the respective goods, as is possible and customary in a retail store. Transportable items are to be returned at our risk. You have to bear the regular costs of the return if the delivered goods correspond to those ordered and if the price of the item to be returned does not exceed an amount of 40 euros or if, in the case of a higher price of the item, you have not yet received the consideration or a have made the contractually agreed partial payment. Otherwise, the return is free of charge. Items that cannot be sent by parcel will be picked up from you. Obligations to reimburse payments must be fulfilled within 30 days. The period begins for you with the dispatch of your declaration of revocation or the item, for us with their receipt.


End of revocation


5. Warranty
Obvious material or manufacturing defects, which also include transport damage, should be reported immediately to us and to the employee of the transport company who is delivering the goods. For all defects that occur within the statutory warranty period of two years, the statutory claims for subsequent performance, defect elimination or new delivery and, if necessary, withdrawal. Excluded from this are wearing parts such as light bulbs etc.


6. Provider Identification
Publisher of
COLUMBUS Verlag GmbH & Co. KG
Am Bahnhof 2
D-72505 Krauchenwies
Telephone: 07576 96030
Fax:      07576 960329

Registration court: district court Ulm HRA 725367

VAT ID: DE811226803

COLUMBUS Verlag GmbH & Co. KG is represented by the general partner COLUMBUS Verwaltungs GmbH, Pfitzerstr. 5-7, 70184 Stuttgart, District Court Munich HRB 204278.
The GmbH is represented by its managing directors Torsten Oestergaard, Armin Sinnwell and Michael Fleissner.


7. Disclaimer for External Links
COLUMBUS Verlag expressly declares that it has no influence whatsoever on the design and content of third-party linked websites. Columbus Verlag expressly distances itself from all content on all linked sites.


8. Copyright
COLUMBUS Verlag GmbH & Co. KG. All rights reserved.
All text, images, graphics, sound, video and animation files and their arrangements are subject to copyright and other intellectual property protection laws. Unauthorized use, reproduction or forwarding of individual content or entire pages is prohibited. Contents may not be changed or used on other websites. All displayed "foreign logos", pictures, graphics etc. are copyright and property of the respective companies and/or persons.


9. Privacy
We save the text of the contract and send you the order data and our terms and conditions by email. You can view the General Terms and Conditions here at any time. For security reasons, your order data is no longer accessible via the Internet.


Collection and processing of your data
Access data without personal reference is stored, such as the name of your Internet provider, the page from which you are visiting us or the name of the file accessed. Further personal data is only collected if you provide it voluntarily as part of an inquiry, registration or order.


Use and Disclosure of Your Personal Information
If you have sent us your personal data, we will only use it to answer your request, to process your order, for technical administration and to send a newsletter. We will send you carefully selected offers from our range by e-mail. Your email address will not be passed on to other companies. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for advertising purposes at any time by sending an informal e-mail.
Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties if this is necessary for the purpose of order processing (e.g. suppliers, transport companies). You have the right to revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.


Your right to information, correction, blocking or deletion of the data
Within the framework of the Federal Data Protection Act, you have the right to receive information about your personal data stored by us at any time. You also have the right to correct, block or delete this data. If deletion is opposed to legal, contractual or commercial or tax retention periods or other legal reasons, only blocking takes place instead of deletion.


10. Information on Liability for Defects

The statutory liability for defects applies

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