What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device. They are widely used to make websites work more efficiently and to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.
We use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer or mobile device until you delete them) on our Website.
- Essential cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website.
- Analytical/performance cookies: These cookies allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies: These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to our Website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name, and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- Targeting cookies: These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited, and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.
If you do not want us to collect cookies, you can set your browser to refuse all or some cookies. However, if you block cookies, you may not be able to use all the features on our Website.