Cookie policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored in the browser of your computer. Cookies can be supplied by the website you visit or by third parties.

What information do cookies collect?

In general, cookies collect information such as a user’s IP address, browser type, operating system, referring URLs, date and time of visit and details of the actions you take on a website.

What types of cookies do we use?

We use four types of cookies on our website:

  • strictly necessary
  • performance
  • functionality
  • marketing

Visit www.aboutcookies.org for information on all these types of cookies.

Why do we use cookies?

In general, we use cookies for the following purposes:

Operating, maintaining, developing, improving and adapting our website;

  • know when a user visits/returns to our website, which pages a user looks at, and how often and for how long a user looks at a web page;

Personalisation of web page content;

Creating aggregated and anonymous usage statistics to track and improve website traffic, performance, features, functionality and security;

distributing digital advertisements based on your search behaviour and/or the content on our website and third-party sites; and

Correlating data in our CRM systems about the personnel of our customers and potential customers with website visit and navigation data, for the purpose of creating leads and generating sales; and

Sharing information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners for the above purposes.

For information on the specific purpose of each cookie we use on our website click here

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to track and report visitor traffic to our website, which are considered “functional” cookies for the purposes of this Cookie Policy. The only personal information collected by Google Analytics is the IP address. We use Google Analytics to create aggregated, non-identifiable insights into how our website is used. Please visit policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites for more information on how Google uses data.

Your choices

You can refuse cookies by changing the settings of your internet browser. However, if you do this, parts of our website may not work correctly and we may not be able to respond to your request. Visit www.aboutcookies.org for more information about cookies and how to manage or delete them.

Or you may choose to use our cookie preferences tool to update your cookie preferences : tool for cookie preferences
Using this dashboard, you can accept all cookies or selectively accept cookies. Please note that you do not have the choice to accept or decline cookies that are strictly necessary, as they are essential for the performance of our website.

If you use a Google Chrome browser, you can opt out of Google Analytics by downloading and installing the Google Browser Add-on. Click here for more information on this plug-in.

Changing your cookie preferences

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by going to our cookie preferences tool and updating your cookie preferences : tool for cookie preferences

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