A cookie is a text file that is installed in the browser of your computer or mobile device by a website's server when you consult a website. The cookie contains a unique code which makes it possible for your browser to be recognized when you visit the website ("session" cookies) or during subsequent, repeated visits ("permanent" cookies). Cookies can be installed by the server of the website you visit or by partners of that website. A website's server can only read the cookies it has installed itself, and has no access to other information found in your computer or mobile device. Cookies are stored in the folder of your browser on your computer or mobile device. A cookie usually contains the name of the server that placed it, an expiry date and a unique numerical code.
Cookies help to better tune the website to the wishes and preferences of visitors. Cookies can also be used to make the content or advertisement on a website more relevant for the visitor, and can be adapted to his personal taste and needs.
We may use four different kinds of cookies.
Essential cookies: These cookies are essential for the use of the website and to be able to use all the parts of it. For instance, they allow you to navigate between the different parts of the website, fill in forms … If you refuse these cookies, certain parts of the website will not work, or will not work optimally.
Functional cookies: The functional cookies are cookies that simplify the functioning of the website and ensure that you have a more personalised experience. For example, these cookies can remember whether you were already asked to participate in a survey so that you are not asked again the next time you visit the website …
Publicity cookies: We may works with publicity cookies as well. During your visit to the website, your browsing behaviour and your demographic and profile details are anonymously processed into a publicity cookie. Advertisers on the website can also install publicity cookies. This information may be used to measure the efficiency of the publicity, for remarketing and to better tune publicity to your possible interests.
You can refuse the installation of cookies via your browser settings. You can also remove cookies already installed on your computer or mobile device at any time. Every type of browser has its own approach to the management of cookies. You can find this information on the websites for Internet Explorer, Edge, Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Opera. If you want to refuse the advertisement cookies or want more information on online behavioural advertising and privacy, you visit Your Online Choices.