What are Cookies?
Cookies and other tracking technologies (such as pixels and beacons) consist of small bits of data that often contain an anonymous or anonymous unique identifier. Websites, applications, and other services send this data to your browser when you first request a website and then store the data on your device so that the website can access information when you later request pages from that service.
We may use these technologies to collect and store information about your use of our website. This information is then used to understand your preferences so that we can provide you with improved services on future visits. It also allows us to compile aggregate data about website traffic and interactions so that we can provide you with better experiences and tools in the future.
In accordance with the above, we need to obtain your consent when using certain types of cookies and in particular all those that are non-essential for the operation of our website, namely Functionality, Performance, Advertising and Analytics.
What types of cookies do we use and why
The following explains the types of cookies we use on our website and why we use them.
- Essential cookies
These cookies are essential to allow you to browse our website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website, providing requested services, and storing a user's cookie settings. For example, allowing you to keep your items in your shopping cart while you shop online are an example of essential cookies.
- Functionality cookies
These cookies are used to store preferences set by users such as account name, language, and location.
- Performance cookies
These cookies collect information about how you use a website, such as which pages you have visited, and which links you have clicked on. None of this information can be used to identify you. All data is aggregated and therefore anonymized. Their sole purpose is to improve our website's functionality.
We, as well as third-party vendors acting on our behalf, may use first-party cookies, third-party cookies, or other third-party identifiers to collect anonymous analytics and statistics about our website and how our visitors use them in order to help us improve our website. Our web servers' storage logs may collect domain names, Internet Protocol addresses, web browser types, and certain data from visitors to the Sites.
Google will use this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating your use of our platform, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. In doing so, pseudonymous user profiles can be created from the processed data.
The IP address transmitted by your browser will not be merged with other data from Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser accordingly. You can also prevent the collection of the data generated by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
How can I manage cookies?
a) Browser control
b) Pop-Up Consent Tool
You may, regardless of your original choice, from time to time withdraw your consent or adjust your settings using the Browser control settings, clearing your cookie folder or by changing your preferences in our Pop-Up Consent Tool.
Changes and Questions
Monday, 17 April 2023