Information about the use of cookies

More detailed information on the processing of personal data and on data protection can be found in our privacy policy.

 

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file sent to your browser by a website you visit. They allow the website to recognise users and remember information about their visit like the preferred language and other settings.

Cookies are mainly divided into two types:

Technical cookies:
These cookies contain data that guarantees the functionality of the website and provides the requested services such as navigation or login action. Without these cookies some parts of the website cannot work properly.

Profiling cookies:
These cookies are used to track a user’s activity on the internet and to create a profile of their interests, habits and choices. Cookies like these can be used to display advertisements or products based on the user's profile.

 

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to enhance the user experience. Furthermore we use third party services to track how users navigate through our website and the content they are interested in. These services also store cookies on your device.

We do also use cookies for remarketing. Through these cookies Facebook and Google will know that you have visited our website. This way visitors of our website and of our landingpages will find ads adapted to their interests on Google’s advertising platforms and on the social media platforms Facebook and Instagram.

 

How can you prevent the saving of cookies?

Cookies for remarketing on our website can be blocked anytime by visiting this page and clicking on the link to disable the use of cookies in the banner that will pop up.

Moreover you can change the settings of your browser in order to prevent the saving of cookies or to get a notification anytime cookies are used, so you will be able to allow cookies in individual cases.

The European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance also offers the possibility to block the use of non-technical third party cookies on its website: www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Without cookies certain sections of our website might not work properly.