Since our Website makes use of “cookies”, we would like to inform you about the different types of cookies we use and which cookies our service providers use and how you can manage and block cookies.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer, laptop or mobile device when you visit a website or certain pages of that specific website. The cookie allows that website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time and to apply them during subsequent visits, for example your preferred language.
Cookies usually contain the name of the website where the cookie has come from, how long the cookie will remain on your device (its expiry date), and a value which is usually a randomly generated unique number.
A distinction is made between strictly necessary cookies and other cookies.
The strictly necessary cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the Website, for example for the security of our Website and its accessibility. By virtue of the applicable legislation, we are not required to ask your consent to use such cookies.
A further distinction on the basis of the category can be made according to the specific purpose of the cookie. For each of these categories (unless they are strictly necessary), we will ask your consent.
Cookies can be divided into the following categories:
Which cookies do we use?
Strictly necessary cookies: These are required for the operation of our Website. They include for example cookies that enable you to log in. No consent for these cookies is required.
|wpl_user_preference||Strictly necessary||WP GDPR Cookie consent preferences||1 year|
|_fbp||Marketing||This cookie is placed by Facebook to show targeted messages on Facebook or allied platforms when visitors have visited this website.||2 months|
|fr||Marketing||This cookie is placed by Facebook to optimize advertisements on Facebook. In addition, this cookie will also be used when visitors visit other websites that also have a Facebook pixel installed to monitor their behavior online.||2 months|
|_ga||Analytics||This cookie is placed by Google Analytics to track the behavior on this website (visitors, sessions, campaign data). This cookie keeps the data anonymously||2 years|
|_gid||Analytics||This cookie is placed by Google Analytics to keep track of the behavior on this website (analytical reporting on the performance of the website: where visitors come from, number of visits). This cookie keeps the data anonymously.||1 day|
|_gat||Analytics||This cookie is placed by Google Universal Analytics to set a limit in terms of data storage for websites with a high number of visitors.||1 day|
Cookies used by our partners
(a) Twitter: https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies ;
(b) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
(c) LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/l/cookie-table
Managing and blocking cookies
When visiting the Website visitors will be informed (by means of a pop-up) which cookies are being used by us, and we will ask the visitor’s consent for the use of each of the cookies. You can at all times manage or delete cookies using the settings on your internet browser, allowing you to refuse some or all cookies, except for the strictly necessary cookies, since these cookies are essential for the visitor to browse the Website and its features. Turning off cookies will limit the service that we are able to provide and may affect your user-experience. Deleting cookies may result in manually adjusting preferences every time you visit our Website.
For more details about controlling and/or deleting cookies, visit the page corresponding to your browser for more information:
(a) https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome);
(b) https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari);
(c) https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);
(d) https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-Website-preferences (Firefox);
(e) http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera);
(f) https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (rand);
g) or visit, http://aboutcookies.org/how-to-delete-cookies/.