Uses of Cookies
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WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files that can be sent to your browser when visiting the website and stored on your device (computer or other devices with an internet connection like a smartphone or a tablet). The cookie file is stored in your browser’s folder. Cookies will usually contain the name of the website by which they were created, their lifetime, and their value. When you next visit the website, your browser will reload cookie files and this information will be sent back to the website, which had originally created the cookie. The cookie files we use will not harm your computer.
We use several types of cookies on our website:
ANALYTICAL COOKIE FILES
By using an analytical cookie we can collect statistical information about how you use our website.
This technical information can tell us for example which sections of the website you have clicked on or your last visited site etc. These cookies help us to analyze and improve our website in terms of content, performance, and design. If you disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee the flawless operation of our website.
ESSENTIAL COOKIE FILES
These files create the basis for the operation of our website and enable the use of basic functions. Without these cookies, we cannot provide the basic services on our website. In case you disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee the flawless operation of the sites.
FUNCTIONALITY COOKIE FILES
Functionality cookie files are not necessary, but they help to improve the functioning of our website. For example, the content layout, etc., so that you don’t have to set it again. By using these cookies we try to find out whether you have already been offered a certain service or we provide the information from your current location, in case you agree with sharing this information. Although using these cookies depends on your setting, by disabling them you could lose some of our provided services.
Ad-tracking cookie files can be used on our website in order to display the content of advertisements, that are tailored to your interests. These cookies can gather information about your browsing habits on our website. They can be used to identify your repeated visit to our website, which is part of our network. This way we can provide on our website the content of advertisements, which are more relevant for you and help us to target our marketing communication more effectively, but also to limit the number of advertisement displays and to measure the efficiency of advertising campaigns.