The Cookies we use
1. Compliance Cookies
We will use a cookie to count how many times the cookies pop up has been shown to you. Once it has been shown to you a number of times (or if you click in the “yes please” or “no thanks” bottom), the pop up will no longer be displayed (unless you removed the compliance cookies from your device).
2. Cookies for logging in and to remember preferences
3. Functional Cookies
These cookies known as Session IDs are used to enable core website functionality. They do not contain any personal information.
4. Analytic Cookies measuring web traffic
4.1. Google Analytics (Universal)
See also for more information: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/ie/policies/terms/regional.html
We use the Google Tag Manager to run Google Analytics (Universal). The Google Tag Manager will not collect any information beyond that already stated for analytics. See also for more information: http://www.google.com/settings/ads/plugin
5. Third Party Cookies
Other companies offering and advertising their products or services on our Website, may also download cookies on to your equipment. These companies will have their own privacy policies which will govern the way they use their cookies. We accept no responsibility or liability for these websites to the maximum extent permitted by law.
6. Cookies for Adverts or logos
6.1 Google Adwords or Google Remarketing
We use the online advertising program Google AdWords and the Google Remarketing technology, to advertise online and make ads more relevant (“Remarketing”). Remarketing cookies will be used by third parties (including Google) to show our ads on websites other than our own. Both us and third parties (including Google) will also use Remarketing cookies – both first party (such as Google Analytics) and third party (such as DoubleClick) – to serve more relevant ads to users based on such users’ past visits to our Website, whether those users are on our Website or on other websites.
Our Remarketing cookies and Remarketing lists will not collect any personal Information.
Our Website uses the following Google Adwords tools:
- Interest Categories
- Topic Targeting
- Other forms of targeted advertisement
6.2. Google Doubleclick
Alternatively, you can deactivate Doubleclick cookies on the page Digital Advertising Alliance at the following link:
This website uses technology from Optimizely Inc. (www.optimizely.com) to collect and store data for marketing and optimisation purposes. This technology makes it possible to evaluate and optimise our website and the content and features provided there. It possible to use this data to create user profiles under a pseudonym. Cookies are used for this. The data collected using the Optimizely technology will not be used to personally identify any visitor to this website and will not be merged with personal data pertaining to the bearer of the pseudonym without the explicit consent of the person concerned. You can find more information about how Optimizely processes your data at https://www.optimizely.com/privacy. You can disable the Optimizely tracking process at any time by following the instructions at https://www.optimizely.com/opt_out.
6.5 Social Media Remarketing
We also use the Facebook Remarketing technology, to advertise online and make ads more relevant. Remarketing cookies will be used by third parties (including Facebook) to show our ads on websites other than our own. Both us and third parties (including Facebook) will also use Remarketing cookies – both first party (such as Facebook Custom Audiences) and third party (such as DoubleClick) – to serve more relevant ads to users based on such users’ past visits to our Website, whether those users are on our Website or on other websites.
How can I manage my Cookies?
You can control how your web browser deals with cookies by changing your browser settings.
You may refuse the use of
Google Analytics cookies by downloading and installing https:// tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Google Analytics (Universal) for advertising by editing the Google Adwords settings: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb.
Google Doubleclick by downloading and installing https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/ or you can deactivate Doubleclick cookies at Digital Advertising Alliance under the following link: http://www.aboutads.info/choices/
Facebook Custom Audiences Remarketing for advertising by editing the Facebook settings: https://www.facebook.com/ads/website_custom_audiences/
AboutCookies.org has a great guide on how to do this for all the major browsers, and a lot of other information about cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website.
We will use a cookie to remember your preference.