What is a cookie?
Use of permanent cookies
With the help of a permanent cookie we can recognize you when you visit our website again. The website can therefore be adjusted to your preferences. Even if you have given permission to place cookies, we can remember this by means of a cookie. This saves you having to repeat your preferences over and over again, thus saving you time and making our website more pleasant to use. Permanent cookies can be removed through the settings of your browser.
Use of session cookies
Using a session cookie, we can see which parts of the website you have viewed during this visit. This enables us to adapt our service as much as possible to the surfing behaviour of our visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Tracking cookies from us
With your permission, we place a cookie on your equipment, which can be retrieved when you visit a website from our network. This enables us to know that, in addition to our website, you have visited the corresponding other website(s) in our network. The profile built up in this way is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like, but only serves to tailor advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant to you as possible.
Through our website, a cookie is placed by the U.S. company Google, as part of the “Analytics” service. We use this service to track and get reports about how visitors use the website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally required to do so, or to the extent that third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. We have no influence on this. We have/do not allow Google to use the obtained analytics information for other Google services.
The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. Your IP address is expressly not given. The information is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google states it adheres to the Privacy Shield principles and is affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the U.S. Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.
Right to access and correct or delete your data
You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. See our contact page. To prevent abuse we may ask you to adequately identify yourself. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser.
Enabling and disabling cookies and deleting them
More information about enabling, disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and / or using the help function of your browser.
More information about cookies?
ICTRecht: Background Cookie Law
Consumers’ Association: “What are cookies?”
Consumers’ Association: “What are cookies for?”
Consumers’ Association: “Delete Cookies”
Consumers’ Association: “Disabling Cookies”
Email advertising with newsletter registration
If you register for our newsletter, we will use the data required for this purpose or separately provided by you to regularly send you our (email) newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by sending a message to the contact option described below or via a link provided in the newsletter for this purpose. After unsubscribing we will delete your email address, unless you have explicitly consented to further use of your data or such use is legally permitted and we inform you about it in this statement.