In order to protect data privacy and to meet the requirements of transparancy, we provide information below about cookies, how how we use them on our website and what options you have if, despite the benefits they bring, you prefer to disable them.
A cookie is a small piece of information stored in your browser, usually as a file on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies are a standard feature of browsers and the web, and contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. For more information about cookies in general, see http://aboutcookies.org
When trying to understand cookies, and how to control them, it can help to know some terminology:
"persistent cookies" remain on your device even after you close
your internet browser. They are activated each time you visit the
website that created that particular cookie. For example, where a
"persistent cookie" is used on a website to remember your login
details, you will not need to enter those details each time you
visit that website.
Session cookies, by contrast, are temporary and are typically used to enable the website to operate, e.g. by permitting a user to move from page to page without having to log in again. Once you close your browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Our website uses 'persistent' and 'session' cookies for the purposes described below.
Cookies that are essential for our website to function technically or which provide a service or option that you have requested.
Website performance analysis
Google Analytics (Google Inc.) Cookies that help us improve our website by providing us with aggregate statistics on how many users visit it, which parts of the site are viewed the most, and the city or regional location of those users. These cookies do not identify you personally. Nevertheless, if you prefer to prevent Google from collecting data generated by cookies and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the Browser Add-on on https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Facebook Pixel (Facebook Inc.) Cookies help us to measure the return on investment of Facebook Ads by reporting on the actions people take after viewing those ads. We create pixels thats track conversions, add them to the pages of their website where the conversion will happen and then track these conversions to ads they are running on Facebook. No personal information is contained or collected as a result of using these cookies or pixels. If you want to opt out, please use the following link: http://network advertising.org/choices
Google /Googel Inc.) Remarketing cookies track the success of our keyword advertising on Google and facilitate post-visit messaging to drive return visits. For more information on how to opt out, visit https://www.google.com/settings/u/0/ads/authenticated?hl=en. No personal information is contained or collected as a result of using these cookies or pixels
Session cookies will expire whenever you close your browser or shut down your computer, and such cookies need not be blocked. Persistent cookies used for specific purposes as described above will expire when that purpose is no longer required, such as when a survey closes.
You can find out more about how to block cookies in specific browsers at http://aboutcookies.org.