Entered into force: 27.08.2020
Last changed: 27.08.2020
Entered into force: 27.08.2020
What are cookies and local data storage (cookies and similar technologies)?
Cookies are small text files that are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you access websites. First-party cookies are those that are determined by the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies are those cookies that are used by domains other than the website you are visiting.
Like cookies, local storage technology, when used, allows websites to store information on a computer or mobile device. Local storage is usually permanent, and unlike cookies, data in local storage is not automatically transferred to the Internet every time the website that stored it is visited.
- improve the presentation of relevant websites and the user experience,
- We measure the exposure of advertisements and online media by determining when, how often, on which websites certain online advertisements, media and other content are displayed on your device.
Types of cookies
Our website may use the following types of cookies:
1.Technical or functional cookies
Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.
2.Social media buttons
On our website we have included buttons for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.
Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are located in the United States.
We use cookie information to make our websites more enjoyable and easy for users to use and to provide you with a personalized experience on our site..
Third party cookies
We also use certain third-party cookies as part of our services. These cookies are managed by the respective sites and are not controlled by us.
How to delete cookies?
You can choose whether to accept cookies or not. If you want to know when your computer receives a cookie, you can set your browser to notify you. This allows you to accept or reject a cookie. Your computer can be set to reject all cookies. If you want to know how to do this, visit aboutcookies.org. Please note that changes to your browser that disable the cookie feature will prevent parts of our Site from functioning properly.
Can website users block cookies?
Where can I find more information about cookies?