Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small, simple text files that your computer or mobile device stores when you use our online store. There are also cookie-like techniques that achieve the same results.

What are the other cookie-like techniques?

Web beacons, Local and Session Storage and SDKs are standard internet technologies that sometimes together with cookies ensure that a system can collect and then send information. Cookies and other techniques are used at all existing online stores. By using cookies and other techniques, we ensure, for example, that:

  • Surfing the online store becomes more fun and easier for you;
  • You do not always receive or have to enter the same information when you visit our online store;
  • We can offer you special functionalities such as the wish list or your shopping cart;
  • We can measure how our online store is used and where we can improve it;
  • We can show you advertisements and recommendations based on your interests;
  • We can recognize which device you use when you visit us;
  • We can register how often an advertisement is shown in order to better tailor the advertisements to your needs and interests and to prevent you from seeing the same advertisement over and over again.

Third-party cookies

Third-party cookies are also placed via our online store. The privacy and cookie policy of the relevant company applies to the use of cookies by other companies.

Which cookies do we use? In brief:

Functional cookies or necessary cookies

Functional cookies ensure that our online store functions correctly. For example, consider functionalities such as putting an item in your shopping cart or paying for your order.

Analytical cookies

With analytical cookies we collect statistics about how our online store is used with the help of third parties. By measuring website usage, we can continue to improve our store for the benefit of our users.

Marketingcookies

We place marketing cookies on our online store. Third parties can also place marketing cookies on our online store. We also place marketing cookies on third-party websites. We can combine the information from these marketing cookies. We do this so that we can make you the most relevant offers possible based on your online surfing, search and purchasing behavior. With these marketing cookies we also keep track of which advertisements you have seen.

Functional or necessary cookies

Functional or necessary cookies ensure that the online store functions properly. Think about:

  • Remembering and saving the items you add to your wishlist list;
  • Notifying you of an uncompleted order so that you do not lose the items in the shopping cart;
  • Saved browser settings so that you can optimally view our online store on your screen;
  • The ability to save your login details so that you do not have to re-enter them every time;
  • The ability to respond to messages in our online store;
  • An even load on the website so that it is easily accessible and continues to work optimally;
  • Detecting possible abuse or possible problems in our online store, for example by registering consecutive failed login attempts.

Analytical cookies

We use analytical cookies, with the help of third parties, to investigate store usage. These statistics give us insight into, among other things, how often we are visited and where we can improve our online store. This way we can continuously optimize the experience with our online store. The following data, among others, is stored:

  • The IP address that is anonymized;
  • Technical characteristics, such as the browser you use (such as Chrome, Safari or Firefox), the resolution of your computer screen, your language preference and which device you use;
  • From which page you came to the online store;
  • When and for how long you visit or use the online store;
  • Whether you use functionalities of the online store. For example, creating a wish list, placing an order or viewing previous purchases;
  • Which pages you visit in our online store.

We use these cookies, for example, to:

  • Keep track of the number of visitors to our online store;
  • Measuring how long a visit lasts;
  • To determine in which order a visitor visits the different pages of our online store.

Marketingcookies

In our online store you will see recommendations, promotions and advertisements from ourselves and third parties. You may also encounter our advertisements on third-party websites. We use cookies to keep these recommendations, promotions and advertisements relevant. These marketing cookies make it possible that:

  • we can keep track of which advertisements you have already seen;
  • we can keep track of how many times you have seen an advertisement;
  • we can prevent you from seeing the same advertisement over and over again;
  • we can track whether you click on the advertisements;
  • we can track whether you place orders after seeing or clicking an advertisement;
  • we can combine your online surfing, search and purchasing behavior regardless of which device you use;
  • By combining these characteristics, we estimate your advertising interest and can tailor the advertisements that we show to you in our online store and on third-party websites accordingly.

Advertising networks and media agencies act as intermediaries for online stores and advertisers. The marketing cookies of these parties make it possible that:

  • we can show you advertisements from third parties;
  • our advertising partners can combine your preferences with information they collect when you visit other websites.

For the cookies that these parties place for marketing purposes, we refer you to the statements on the websites of these parties. Because the statements can change regularly, we recommend that you consult these privacy and cookie statements regularly. The following parties place cookies and/or other techniques on our online store:

We only use marketing cookies if you have given permission for this. If you do not give permission, advertisements will still be shown, but these will be random advertisements. You can make your choice below.

Browser settings

If you do not want websites to store cookies on your computer, you can adjust your browser settings. You will then receive a warning before cookies are placed. You can also adjust your settings so that your browser refuses all cookies or only cookies from third parties. You can also delete cookies that have already been placed. Please note that you must adjust the settings separately for each browser on each device you use. We would like to point out that if you do not want to use cookies, we unfortunately cannot guarantee that our online store will work properly. It may be that some functions of the online store are lost or that you can no longer see certain pages at all. In addition, refusing cookies does not mean that you will no longer see advertisements. The advertisements are then no longer adapted to your interests and are repeated more often. How you can adjust your settings varies per browser. Click on one of the links below to go directly to your browser's manual or, if necessary, consult your browser's help function.

If you want to disable cookies from specific parties, you can do so via www.youronlinechoices.com.

Delete cookie history

If you have chosen 'refuse marketing cookies' above, these cookies will no longer be placed from that moment on. If you also want to delete your cookie history, you can do this for the different browsers as follows.

Delete cookies in Chrome:

  • Click on the 3 dots at the top right. Click History > History > Clear browsing data.
  • In the 'Clear browsing data' menu, you have the option at the top to clear browsing data from the first use up to and including only the last hour. Below that, choose which items you want to delete. In any case, check 'Cookies and other site and plug-in data'.
  • Press the 'Clear browsing data' button.

Delete cookies in Safari:

  • Open Safari and go to Safari > Preferences > Privacy > Delete saved cookies and data > Manage website data > Delete everything.

Delete cookies in Firefox:

  • Click on the 3 lines at the top right, click on Options > Privacy > Delete individual cookies.
  • Click on 'Remove all'.

Delete cookies in Microsoft Edge:

  • Click on the 3 dots at the top right > Settings. Under 'Clear browsing data', click the 'Choose what to clear' option.
  • Select the cookies (pre-selected) > Press the 'Clear' button.

Delete cookies in Internet Explorer:

  • Click on the gear at the top right > choose Internet Options > General tab. Under 'Browsing history', click 'Delete'.
  • Don't want to delete everything? In any case, check 'Cookies and Website Data' and click 'Delete'.