1. What Are Cookies
Cookies are small files of letters and numbers that are stored and/or downloaded on the browser you use to access the Website or on the hard drive of your desktop, laptop or mobile device. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you place orders online, navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improve your experience on the Website. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests, i.e. by showing you reminders of what you viewed on a site but did not buy.
2. What Cookies We Use
The Website uses the following cookies:
These cookies are our transactional related cookies, i.e. cookies that are strictly necessary for us to provide a service that you have asked us for (e.g. allow you to place an order with us through the website or remember your log-in details). These cookies are automatically stored on your device the moment you access the Website.
These cookies are used to collect and analyze user behaviour with regard to how you use the Website, including, without limitation, your patterns and trends (e.g. through Google Analytics cookies we try to understand how users arrive at the Website, use the Website and highlight areas where we can improve areas such as navigation, shopping experience and marketing campaigns), and generally help us improve and best tailor the Website to your needs and preferences. You may opt-in to these cookies.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, please visit the official Google Analytics page.
These cookies are used by us in order to enable us to remember your choices on the Website such as your country of preference, language and search parameters (e.g. quantity and/or product line), social media sharing, review, rating and/or “like” buttons services, and ensure that the “address finder” tool when you checkout works properly. These cookies can then be used to provide you with an experience more appropriate to your selections and to make the visits more tailored and pleasant. You may opt-in to these cookies.
Please note that when you interact with the social media elements or plug-ins and/or services offered through the Website (e.g. if you “like” an article published on the Website), your actions and selections may be visible to the public. You may need to consult your relevant social media account in order to set your privacy settings in respect thereof.
These cookies are used to collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising more relevant for you after you leave the Website (e.g. by showing you items that you seemed interested whilst on the Website, by limiting the number of times you see an advert and by measuring the effectiveness of an advertising campaign). You may opt-in to these cookies.
Social media cookies
If you interact with us through social media platforms, i.e. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and/or Linkedin, these cookies will be able to show what you have been doing on the Website on the relevant social media platform, e.g. if you have “liked” or commented on an article published on the Website, such activity may, depending on the privacy settings of your social media platform provider, be visible to other people on the social media platform (whether other users that are part of our official community or group or page on such platform or not). You may opt-in to these cookies.
3. How to opt-in and opt-out
With the exception of essential cookies, which are strictly necessary for accessing and using the Webite and for which no consent is required, for all other cookies we will ask you to opt-in for using such cookies at the time of your visit to the Website. You may set your preferences at any time by clicking here.
For all other cookies you may opt-out by clicking here or by cleaning your browser settings of your device. You may also prevent the storing of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser help/options/preferences section for how to do this). Please be aware that opting-out or disabling cookies may most likely affect the functionality of the Website and/or your experience when accessing the Website. Opting-out or disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling or making inaccessible or inoperable certain features of the Website.
4. How Long Will Cookies Be Stored?
Cookies will remain stored in the cookies file of your browser of your device after the closing of the browser, and will become active again when the Website is re-accessed by you, until removed. The cookies will not collect any information when you are not accessing the Website. On how to remove and/or set your cookie preferences please refer to paragraph 3 above.