1- What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or your smartphone. Most of them serve to ensure the proper functioning of a website and improve its functionality and performance. A website can read these text files and extract information from them; this enables it to recognise you and store important information to facilitate your use of the Website, for example, your preferences as a user of the Website (“User(s)”).
2 – What cookies do we use?
Below is a list of the various types of cookies used by the Website:
- Technical cookies: these cookies are essential for using the Website, as they allow Users to browse it and use all its functionalities. Without these technical cookies, some services may not be available, and the Website may not function as well as it should.
- Performance cookies and audience measurement (analytical) cookies: with these cookies, we collect information on the use of the Website so that we can improve its performance. For example, these cookies enable us to see which are the most visited pages of the Website and how the Website is used, to record any problems that Users may have when using it and to know if our advertising campaigns are relevant.
- Functionality cookies: in some circumstances, we may use functionality cookies to memorise a User’s choice on the Website and provide them with improved and customised functionalities, particularly in respect of web pages, reminders of their interest in a special offer or in other services such as watching a video or publishing a commentary in a blog. All these functionalities enable us to improve User experience of the Website.
- Direct targeting cookies: in certain cases, we use direct targeting cookies that enable us to improve the User’s browsing experience based on their choices and preferences. All these functionalities enable us to continually improve the Users’ browsing experience on the Website and to suggest products and services that may be of interest to them.
3 – How can you manage your cookie preferences?
By modifying their browser settings, Users can control and manage the storage of cookies on their device. It is therefore possible to configure the browser so that it accepts or rejects cookies systematically or based on the cookie issuer. It is also possible to receive notice automatically when a cookie is stored on the device.
It is therefore recommended to configure your browser settings as you wish. For further information on cookies. It is therefore recommended to configure your browser settings as you wish. For further information on cookies, Users can consult the website www.youronlinechoices.com. Each browser is different.
Below is a list of the most frequently used browsers in which cookies can be deactivated:
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