Cookies policy

Definition and function of cookies

What are cookies? A cookie is a file that is downloaded and executed on your computer, phone or mobile device when you access certain websites. Among other things, cookies enable a web page to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their device and, depending on the information they contain and the way the device is used, they also serve to recognise the user.

Cookies do not harm the computer or device and are required to make browsing easier.

 

What are cookies on our website used for?

Cookies are an essential part of the way our website operates. The purpose of our cookies is to improve users’ browsing experience. They can be used to recall your preferences (language, country, etc.) when you navigate and for your future visits. The data collected by cookies also enables us to improve the website and adapt it to users’ individual interests, accelerate searching, etc.

Sometimes, after obtaining your informed consent, we may use cookies to obtain information that enables us to display third party websites or other media and advertising directly from our own web based on the analysis of your browsing habits.

 

What types of cookies does our website use?

Analysis cookies: Whether processed by us or by a third party, analysis cookies enable us to quantify the number of users and thus measure and analyse statistics about the use made by users of the services on offer. For that purpose, your browsing on our website is analysed in order to improve the range of products or services that we offer you.

Advertising cookies: whether processed by us or by a third party, advertising cookies enable us to manage the advertising spaces on the website in the most efficient way possible and to adapt the content of the advertising to the content of the requested service or use you make of our website. To do so, we may analyse your Internet browsing habits to be able to show you advertising that relates to your browsing profile.

 

What we will NOT use cookies for

Our cookies do not store information about your personal identity, address, password, credit or debit card details, etc.

 

Who uses the information contained in cookies

The information stored in the cookies on our website is used exclusively by us, with the exception of those identified below as “Third-Party Cookies”, which are used and managed by external companies to provide us with services requested by us to improve our own services and the user’s experience when browsing our website. The main services for which these “third-party cookies” are used are to obtain access statistics and guarantee payment transactions.

 

Can I prevent the use of cookies on this website?

Yes. Firstly, you must disable the use of cookies in your browser and, secondly, delete the cookies associated with this website stored in your browser.

You can restrict, block or delete cookies from this website at any time by changing your browser settings. This parameterisation varies with each Internet browser. Go to the “Help” menu for further details about how cookies are configured on your browser.

 

It is possible that some web features will not work properly when you disable the use of cookies.

 

Cookies used by our website and their purpose

 

Below is a list of the different cookies used on the web

 

Cookie

Purpose

Duration

Managed by

_ga

Registers a unique identification that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.

2 years

Third party

_gat

Used by Google Analytics to monitor the request rate

1 day

Third party

_gid

Registers a unique identification that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.

1 day

Third party

PHPSESSID

This cookie is used by the PHP encryption language to allow SESSION variables to be saved on the web server. These cookies are essential for the operation of the web.

Session

First party

wordpress_test_cookie

Is activated during log-in and saves authentication details.

1 year

First party