What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file of text and numbers that is stored on the hard drive of your computer, tablet or mobile device when you visit the Website. The cookie is placed on your device by the Website’s server or by the Website’s partners. The cookie recognises your device when you return to the Website via a unique identification number and collects information about your browsing. This allows us to remember your preferences when using our Website.
What are scripts?
A script is a piece of code used to make our Website work properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.
What is a web beacon?
A Web beacon (or pixel tag) is a small piece of text or an invisible image on a Website that is used to track traffic on a Website. To do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.
Some cookies ensure the proper functioning of certain parts of the site and the confidentiality of your user preferences. By placing functional cookies, we facilitate your visit to our Website. So you do not have to enter the same information several times when you visit our Website.
We may include buttons for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn or other third parties on our Website to promote (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet” ) web pages on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These buttons work with pieces of code from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn themselves or other third parties. This code places cookies. These social media buttons can also store and process certain information, so that you can see a personalised advertisement. Read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data they process using these cookies. Recovered data are anonymised as much as possible. Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are located in the United States.
Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies
You can use your Internet browser to delete cookies automatically or manually. You can also indicate that some cookies cannot be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your Internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. Please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser for more information on these options.
Please note that our Website may not function properly if all cookies are disabled. If you delete cookies in your browser, they will be moved when you revisit our Websites following your consent.