We make use of various types of cookies on our website. We believe that it is important for you to have control over your online privacy. We want to inform you as thoroughly as possible about which cookies we use and for what purposes.
- Sorts of cookies
- Functional cookies
- Cookies for tracking visits
- Blocking and disabling cookies
Cookies are small text files that a website places on your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit that website. These cookies store information about your website visit. When these cookies are placed, personal data is processed. The use of these cookies enables a website to recognise you on your next visit.
2. Sorts of cookies
There is a difference between functional and non-functional cookies. Functional cookies will be placed during each visit. These are necessary to enable the website to function properly. Aside from functional cookies, we also place standard analytical cookies (a non-functional cookie). This cookie is not actually needed for the website to function properly. These are used so that we know which sections of the website are popular and where we can improve our website.
Because your online privacy is very important to us, we want to inform you as thoroughly as possible about which cookies we use and for what purposes.
4. Functional cookies
These are necessary in order to enable the website to function properly. These cookies are placed there by default and are not removed whenever you do not accept cookies.
5. Cookies for tracking visits
Analytical cookies allow us to monitor website traffic. These statistics give us insight into how often our website is used, what information visitors are looking for and which pages are visited the most. These are used so that we know which sections of the website are popular and where we can improve our website. We are continuously analysing and improving our website in order to make the visitor’s experience as pleasant as possible. The statistics we collect cannot be traced back to any individual. This data is therefore always used anonymously. We make use of Google Analytics to gain insights from the data.
Analytic cookies collect among other things the following data:
- Keeping a track record of the number of visitors to our web pages.
- Keeping a track record of the duration of the visit.
- The searches that are performed on the website.
- Data about your browser and device that you use to visit our website, such as operating system and screen size.
- The way you accessed our website, for example whether you clicked on one of our advertisements or on a link in an email or a newsletter.
For more information on what Google does with the collected data, please refer to the Google Privacy Statement.. This statement is subject to change from time to time.
Read more about how we handle personal data in our privacy statement..
6. Blocking and disabling cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies from our website, you can do so via the cookie message that you receive when you first visit our website. If you have previously accepted our cookies, you will not see this message again and you will first need to delete our cookies.
You can also opt to block cookies from being placed on your computer via your browser. If you choose to block all cookies, websites may not work as well. It is better to only selectively disable unwanted cookies. You can do this in your browser settings. This also immediately blocks cookies from other websites that you visit.