What are Cookies?

Cookies are text files that contain a small amount of information that can be downloaded to your computer, mobile, or other device when you visit a website. Consequently, each time you visit our site, Cookies are sent back to the original website or to another website that recognizes Cookies.

Functions and purpose of Cookies

Most browsers are set up to accept Cookies. Each user has the option to set up the browser to block Cookies or to be informed about sending Cookies. Without Cookies, however, some services or features will not work properly.

The website uses "first party" Cookies (that means - Cookies used only by our website; hereinafter referred to as "first party Cookies") and "third party" Cookies (that means Cookies from third party websites). First party Cookies are used to store user preferences and data needed for the proper functioning of the website during its use (e.g., the content of your shopping cart). Third party Cookies are used to track user trends and behaviour patterns, ad targeting with the help of third party – web statistics providers. Third party Cookies are used only by the websites and web statistics providers, these Cookies are not shared with any other third party.

Types of Cookies

The following Cookies are used on the website:

  • Essential Cookies
    These are the Cookies that are needed for running a website. These include, e.g., Cookies that allow you to sign in to secure areas of website.
  • Analytical / Performance Cookies
    These files allow us to recognize and evaluate, e.g., the number of visitors and the movement of website visitors when on the website. This data helps to improve the way the website works.
  • Function Cookies
    These are used to recognize returning website visitors. These files can be used, e.g., for auto-logging etc.
  • Targeted Cookies
    These files inform about the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. These Cookies track your browser when you visit different websites to understand what you are interested in, and use this information to display more relevant adverts to you. This information is shared with third parties for the same purpose.

Disagreement with the use of Cookies

The user can refuse to use Cookies in several ways:

We use cookies on this site to ensure that it is fully functional and also to analyze traffic. We process all such information in accordance with the document Privacy statement.