What are cookies?
A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. Cookies store your settings for a specific web page (for example, language selection, login information, etc.) and reload them when you visit the page again. In this way, the information contained on the website is tailored to your needs and common uses. The storage of cookies is completely under your control, as you can restrict or disable the storage of cookies through the settings in your browser. If you choose to disable cookies, keep in mind that some aspects of the website may not work as expected.
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What are scripts?
A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.
What is a web beacon?
A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.
Technical or functional cookies
Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.
Cookies or any other form of local storage that is used exclusively for statistical purposes and which does allow identification of individuals.
On this website we use advertising cookies, enabling us to personalize the advertisements for you, and we (and third parties) gain insights into the campaign results. This happens based on a profile we create based on your click and surfing on and off our website. With these cookies you, as website visitor are linked to a unique ID, so you do not see the same ad more than once for example.
Because these cookies are marked as tracking cookies, we ask your permission to place these.
Social media buttons
On our website we have included buttons for Facebook to promote webpages (e.g., “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g., “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.
Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook is located in the United States, although they also have servers in the EU.
What cookies do we use?
Our website uses the following categories of cookies:
a) Mandatory - necessary for the technical functionality of the website or provide the service you have requested. These cookies do not store information that could identify you.
b) Statistical - used to collect data on the use of the website (demographic data, user interests, etc.) in order to improve the user experience. This information is also anonymous. Cookies used: Google Tag Manager.
Marketing - third-party cookies based on the unique identification of your browser and Internet device. Cookies used: Facebook
You can find out all additional information and how to exercise your rights by contacting us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org