What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of information that a website requests from your browser. These are stored on your device in order to help you navigate on our website efficiently, perform certain actions and allow the website to “retain” your actions or preferences over time.
- to retain the individual actions and preferences of users;
- to ensure the proper functioning of the website and increase its performance;
- to help users perform various activities without having to re-enter information when navigating from one page to another or when they return to the website later;
- storing cookies on your computer gives us an easy way to personalize or improve your experience on our website, but also to make your next visit more enjoyable.
What sort of information can be collected through cookies?
a. Your IP address or proxy server IP;
b. The requested domain;
c. The name of the internet service provider;
d. The date and time of visits to the website;
e. The duration of the session;
f. The accessed pages;
g. The number of connections;
h. The viewed page and information related to it;
i. The website from which you were sent to our website;
j. Your operating system;
k. The technical capabilities of your browser; and
How can you manage cookies?
Most browsers support cookies, but you can control and/or delete cookies as you wish. You can delete all cookies that are already stored on your computer and you can configure most browsers to prevent the storage of cookies. However, if you do so, you may need to manually adjust certain preferences each time you visit a website, and certain services and features may not work.
What cookies do we use on this website?
Strictly necessary cookies that are needed for the proper functioning and operation of our website. These include, for example, cookies that allow you to log in to the customer areas of our website and that are necessary for the administration of the system and for the prevention of fraudulent activities.
Analytical/performance cookies that allow us to recognize and count visitors and find out how visitors navigate on our website. These types of cookies help us to improve the browsing experience of users on our website so that they can more easily find the information they are looking for.
Functionality cookies that are used to recognize users who return to our website. These cookies help us to personalize the content of our website for you and to remember your preferences (for example, cookies that remember the content you previously visited on this website or your e-mail address and password provided during a previous visit to this website). Therefore, the use of functional cookies allows us to provide you with content tailored to your interests, no need to re-register or re-enter certain information in the registration forms when you return to this website.
Targeting and advertising cookies that record your visit to our website, the pages you have viewed, the articles you have viewed and the links you have followed. These cookies are used to make web advertising more relevant to your interests, which we have identified based on the pages/links you visit and the articles you read. For this purpose, we may also share this information with third parties that we use for various services (eg. analysis or advertising).
Web beacons that are typically used in combination with cookies to track e-mails sent to you and tag pages for web analytics purposes. Web beacons (also known as “web bugs”) are small strings of code that provide a method of delivering a graphic image to a web page or e-mail in order to transfer data back to the sender. Information collected through web beacons can even include the IP Address, as well as information about how a user responds to an email campaign (for example, the time an e-mail is open, where is the user redirected from that e-mail, etc.). We use Web Beacons information for a variety of purposes, including, but not limited to, website traffic reporting, unique visitor numbers, advertising and e-mail auditing and reporting, and personalization.