A. What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website – when visited by a user – asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies.
We may also use third party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting – for our advertising and marketing purposes.
If you simply close the banner, only essential cookies will be stored.
When you visit the website, we may store or retrieve information on your browser, generally in the form of cookies. This information may be about your usage, your preferences, your device, or used to make the site work as you may expect it to.
- Strictly Necessary : These cookies are essential to enable you to use the website. Without these cookies, we cannot offer the service you have requested.
Our legal basis for the processing of such cookies is our legitimate interest (Article 6(1)(f) GDPR). Our legitimate interest is the successful provision of our site.
- Analytics : These cookies collect information about how your site usage, including how often and which pages you visit. This helps us measure and improve the performance of the site.
- Marketing : These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests and measure the success of the advertising campaign. Information collected through such cookies is shared with advertisers.
Our legal basis for processing of such cookies is your consent (Article 6(1)(a)). You can withdraw this consent at any time with future effect by visiting your browser settings or by changing the default settings offered by us. You can also contact our Privacy Team through the contact details provided in our Online Privacy Statement or firstname.lastname@example.org.
C. What Cookies do we use?
- Strictly Necessary
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site may not work without them.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is generally aggregated and therefore anonymous.
These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests. They are generally placed by advertising networks with our permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers.
D. Where can I get more information?
Where the GDPR applies, you can find information about the controller for your personal data, our Data Protection Officer, recipients of your personal data, international transfers, your personal data rights and other important information in our Online Privacy Statement.