What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file sent to your browser by a website you visit. They allow the website to recognise users and remember information about their visit like the preferred language and other settings.
Cookies are mainly divided into two types:
These cookies contain data that guarantees the functionality of the website and provides the requested services such as navigation or login action. Without these cookies some parts of the website cannot work properly.
These cookies are used to track a user’s activity on the internet and to create a profile of their interests, habits and choices. Cookies like these can be used to display advertisements or products based on the user’s profile.
How can you prevent the storage of cookies?
Moreover you can change the settings of your browser in order to prevent the saving of cookies or to get a notification anytime cookies are used, so you will be able to allow cookies in individual cases.
The European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance also offers the possibility to block the use of non-technical third party cookies on its website: www.youronlinechoices.eu.
Without cookies certain sections of our website might not work properly.