Cookies are files or pieces of information that may be stored on your computer (or other unlocked device, such as a tablet or smartphone) while you visit the Website. This so-called cookie usually contains the name of the website it comes from, the cookie’s “lifetime” and a value, which is usually a randomly generated unique number.
We cannot identify you personally on the basis of information stored in cookies.
Two types of cookies can be used on the Website – “session” and “persistent”.
Session cookies – these are temporary cookies that remain on your device until you leave the Website.
Persistent cookies – these are files that remain on your device for much longer or until you manually delete them.
How long a cookie will remain on your device depends on the “lifetime” of the cookie file and the settings of your web browser.
We may use vendors who may also set cookies on our behalf when you visit the Website. They allow them to deliver the services they provide to you. When you visit the Website, you may receive cookies from third parties – their websites or domains (e.g. from Google). More information on these cookies can be found on the individual websites of third parties.
Most web browsers accept cookies by default. You can change your settings so that cookies are blocked or that you are alerted that they are being sent to your devices. There are many ways to manage cookies. Please refer to your browser’s instructions or show help to learn how to adjust or change your browser settings.
If you block cookies used by the Website, it may affect your experience on these websites. For example, you may not be able to visit certain areas of the Website or not receive personalized information, depending on your region, while browsing.
If you use various devices to browse the Website (e.g. computer, tablet or smartphone), you must make sure that each of the browsers on each device is properly matched to your preferences.