1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. It enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website.
Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to access such information as how many people use the website and what pages they tend to visit.
- Ensure the functioning of our online store. The most notable function that is necessary for an online shop and that requires cookies to work is the shopping cart.
Analyze our web traffic using an analytics package. Aggregated usage data helps us improve the website structure, design, content and functions.
Identify whether you are signed in to our website. A cookie allows us to check whether you are signed in to the site.
Store information about your preferences. The website can then present you with information you will find more relevant and interesting.
To recognize when you return to our website. We may show your relevant content, or provide functionality you used previously.
To geolocate you. We do this to give you better and more accurate user experience, especially but not limited to the taxes, pricing and language preferences according to your country.
Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than the information you choose to share with us.
3. CONTROLLING COOKIES
However, please note that doing this may affect your user experience. Some pages and services may become unavailable to you. You may see pricing and taxes incorrectly. Because of the nature of an online store, with differentiated pricing / taxation and the cart-function, we strongly recommend having the cookies turned on when placing an order.