Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Browsing statistics and cookies

Information such as your IP address and navigational data may be collected when you visit the site. We use this information exclusively to administer the server and improve our service. In addition, uses cookies to manage your browsing session on the Site. These cookies are dedicated to our site and cannot be used by an external site.

Information we obtain via cookies

Cookies are small text files stored in your web browser that allow us to recognize your computer when you visit our website. Cookies are necessary to ensure that certain parts of our website function smoothly and securely. We also use them to make everything faster, easier and more personalized and to help us understand how our websites are used. Cookies may also be used to present you with more relevant content.

To do this, cookies collect some of your personal information when you use our websites. You can choose to accept or decline some or all types of cookies through your device's browser settings. If you continue to use our websites without adjusting your browser settings, we will use cookies as described in the paragraphs below. To help you make an informed choice, you need to understand why we use different types of cookies and how this will affect your online experience. This section provides you with a summary of the main points and tells you how disabling the different types of cookies could affect your experience on our websites.

Most of the cookies we use are "computer cookies" which are automatically deleted at the end of a browsing session. We also use "persistent cookies". These remain on your hard drive and we use them to automatically recognize you as the same visitor when you return to our website or application. The cookie itself does not contain any personally identifiable information, but it does send an identifier to our server that allows us to link you to the cookie so that we can update the home page to notify you of any changes since your last visit.

The cookies we use fall into the following categories

Cookies Absolutely Necessary: Making Our Websites Work

These cookies are necessary so that you can move around our websites and log in to secure sections. They also allow us to provide you with content adapted to your device. If you refuse to receive them, some parts of our site will not function properly and may not function at all.

Here are some examples of how we use cookies that are absolutely necessary:

To allow you to navigate our site without problems

Display content in a format that is ideal for your device and position it correctly for your screen

Allows you to play content without having to repeatedly adjust volume and display settings

Feature Cookies: Enabling website features

These cookies allow our websites to remember the choices you have made, such as your region. We also use them to personalize your experience, for example, by presenting different content to regular users and first-time visitors to the site.

Without these cookies, you will still be able to use the site, but you may have difficulty with some features. You will also find that the content on the site is not suitable for you.

Some examples of how we use feature cookies:

Remember if you have completed a survey so we don't have to ask you to complete it again.

Limit the number of times a particular advertisement is presented to you. (Also known as "capping".)

Analytical Cookies: Monitoring the Performance of our Websites

These cookies collect information about how people use our websites and how well our websites perform, for example how many people visit the website, which pages are most popular, whether people see error messages and where.

A few examples of how we use analytical cookies:

To identify browsing trends on our websites

To help us keep our content relevant and up to date

To count the number of times a page or email was viewed and help us measure the effectiveness of our content and communications

To improve the operation of our sites.

Without these cookies, you will still be able to use and enjoy all the online features of our websites.

Web beacons: Monitoring the Performance of our email campaigns.

Our websites and some of the emails we send also contain small, invisible images called "web beacons". These are used to count the number of times the page or email has been viewed and help us measure the effectiveness of our marketing. Web beacons are anonymous and do not contain or collect any information that identifies you as an individual.

Targeting Cookies: Marketing and Advertising

These cookies are used to deliver advertisements and content more relevant to you, as well as to limit the number of times you see a particular advertisement. They also measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. We also use them to test and improve our products and services by, for example, testing different products with different customer groups to see which is the most popular.

Without these cookies, you will be able to use and enjoy all the features of our websites, but the advertisements you see will not be relevant to your interests.

How and why we use your personal information

We use the information we hold about you in different ways that fall into these broad categories:

What we have to do to provide you with the products or services you've requested;

What we need to do to meet our legal obligations;

The things that enable us to run our business effectively and efficiently.

European data protection law gives you rights over your personal data that vary depending on the category in which they are held.