Cookies Policy

When you visit our site, you’ll see that it’s tailored to suit your specific online preferences, especially when you make a second visit. To create the best user experience possible, our site uses cookies, which are collected every time you visit the site.

What are Cookies?

A cookie, pixel or similar technology is a small file saved on your device when you visit the website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

Your preferences online

When you use our website, you’ll be able to use this technology. We give you the option of accepting these cookies (or not) to store data on your device. Even if you choose to accept these cookies initially, there are options to block and delete them from your browser at a later date should you change your mind. This can be achieved by clearing the cookies from your browser or simply altering the privacy settings within the browser.

More information on how to deactivate or delete cookies can be found here: . However, please keep in mind that if you do not accept any cookies this may restrict the functionality of our site on your device.

If you do reject cookies, be warned that some of the website’s functions will not operate properly. Specific cookies have special functions that can restrict certain areas of the site, meaning the user is unable to enjoy the full experience.

Classifying Cookies

We use cookies for different purposes and with different functions.

Some cookies are:

  • necessary in technical terms (technical necessity)

Cookies that are technically:

Necessary: We use certain cookies because they are strictly necessary in order for the website and its functions to work properly. These cookies are automatically placed on your computer or device when you access the website or a certain function, unless you have set your browser to reject cookies.

Not necessary: Cookies that are not strictly necessary are placed on your computer or device to improve convenience and performance of our website or save certain settings that you have made. We also use cookies that are not strictly necessary in technical terms to get information on the frequency of use of certain areas of our website, so that we can adapt to your needs and requirements on a more targeted basis.

  • stored and used for a certain time period (storage duration)
  • placed and stored by us or a third party (cookie provider).

Use of cookies for Web analytics and reach measurement

We use Google Analytics, a Web analytics service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to identify the frequency of use of certain areas of our website and to identify preferences. The information regarding your use of this website that is generated by the cookie (including your truncated IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the United States and stored there. Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, compile reports on website activity for us, and perform further services associated with website use and Internet use. Google may also transmit this information to third parties where required by law or to the extent third parties process these data on behalf of Google.

You can deactivate Google Analytics using a browser add-on if you do not wish the website analysis to take place. You can download the add-on here:

This add-on stores “opt-out” information on your device that serves to match up your deactivation of Google Analytics. Please note that this kind of “opt out” only leads to the deactivation of Google Analytics for the device and browser from which the opt-out was activated. In addition, you may need to reactivate it if you delete cookies from your device.

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