A cookie is a small file that is sent along with pages from our platforms and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your device. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers on a later visit.
Cookies can have different purposes, a distinction can be made between functional, analytical and tracking cookies.
Functional cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of a platform, for example remembering a login or a language setting.
Analytical cookies can be used for statistical purposes.
Tracking cookies follow and track your behaviour on a platform, in order to provide a more optimal user experience.
A distinction can also be made between first-party and third-party cookies. First party cookies are placed and read-only by the platform you visit, while third-party cookies can be read by another party.
The information we collect with the help of cookies also helps us to show you specific products that we think may be of interest to you.
These are cookies that we need to make our platforms function properly or that make it easier for you to use our platforms. For example, they help with storing the contents of your shopping cart or closing the cookie notification.
These ensure that an anonymous cookie is generated every time you visit a platform. These cookies know whether you have visited the platform before or not.
Our advertisers place tracking cookies. 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 browsing behaviour.
This profile is also built on the basis of comparable information that they receive from your visit to other platforms from their network. This profile is not linked to your name, address, email address as known to us.
When you visit our platforms, we advise you to enable cookies on your device. Otherwise, we cannot guarantee you a trouble-free visit to our platforms and you might not be able to use all our services.
If you nevertheless prefer to limit, block or delete cookies from your device, you can, of course, do this. How you can disable cookies depends on the internet browser you use. Information about how you can turn off cookies or delete them per browser can be found on:
From time to time, it may be necessary for us to change this Cookie Statement. We advise you to return here regularly to check if there are any changes. Last updated: 30/03/2021.