What is a cookie?
pages from this website [and / or Flash applications] and stored by your browser on your
hard drive from your computer. The information stored therein can be sent back to our
servers on a subsequent visit.
Use of permanent cookies
With the help of a permanent cookie we can recognize you at a new visit on our website.
The website can therefore be specially tailored to your preferences. Even if you have given
permission for the placing of cookies, we can remember this by means of a cookie.
Because of this you do not have to repeat your preferences so you save time and make a
better use of our website. You can delete permanent cookies via the settings of your
Use of session cookies
Using a session cookie we can see which parts of the website you have viewed with this
visit. We can adjust our service as much as possible to the surfing behavior of our visitors.
These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your web browser.
Tracking cookies from others
With your permission third parties place as "but not limited to" Google, Facebook,
Microsoft and AdForm "tracking cookies" on your equipment. They use these cookies to
keep track of which pages you visit from their network, in order to build up a profile of your
online surfing behavior. This profile is also built on the basis of comparable information that
they receive from your visit to other websites from their network. This profile is not linked to
your name, address, e-mail address and the like as known to us, but only serves to match
advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant as possible to you.
Through our website a cookie is placed from the American company Google, as part of the
"Analytics" service. We use this service to track and get reports on how visitors use the
website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to
do so, or if third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We have no influence
on this. We have allowed Google to use the obtained analytics information for other
The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. Your IP address
is emphatically not given. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on
servers in the United States. Google maintains the Privacy Shield principles and is
affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the US Department of Commerce. This means
that there is an appropriate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.
Share via social platforms
On our website buttons are included to promote web pages ("like") or share ("tweet") on
social networks like Facebook and Twitter. These buttons work through pieces of code that
come from Facebook or Twitter itself. Cookies are placed through this code. We have no
influence on that. Read the privacy statement of Facebook or of Twitter (which can change
regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these
The information they collect is anonymized as much as possible. The information is
transferred to and through Twitter, Facebook, Google + and LinkedIn stored on servers in
the United States. LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google + adhere to the Privacy Shield
principles and are affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the US Department of
Commerce. This means that there is an appropriate level of protection for the processing
of any personal data.
Right to inspect and correct or delete your data
You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. See our
contact page for this. To prevent abuse we can ask you to adequately identify you. When it
comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you need to send a copy of the
cookie in question. You can find it in the settings of your browser.
Switching cookies on and off and deleting them
More information about switching on and off and removing cookies can be found in the
instructions and / or using the help function of your browser.
Removing tracking cookies posted by third parties
For some tracking cookies that are placed by third parties you can centrally de-register via the website of Your Online Choices.