During a visit to the website, cookies are placed on the hard disk of your computer or mobile device.

What are cookies?

 

A cookie is a small text file that we store on your computer or mobile device when you visit the website.

Cookies are usually used to keep websites functioning optimally, to keep track of the actions of visitors to the website, to keep log-in details, etc. There are different types of cookies that can be distinguished according to their origin, function and lifetime .

You can read more about cookies at www.aboutcookies.org.

Which cookies do we use and why?

We initially use "First party cookies". These are technical cookies that are used by the website and that aim to make the site function optimally. Example: settings that the user made on previous visits to the site, or: a prefilled form with data that the user has done during previous visits.

We also use a number of "Third party cookies". These are technical cookies that are used by third parties and that are intended to inform us about your browsing behavior and about your technical data.

What types of cookies are there and what do they serve?

We can divide the cookies that we use into four categories:

1. Essential cookies

Essential cookies are cookies that are necessary for a website to function. They ensure that basic functions such as page navigation, security and load time can work.

2. Functional cookies

Functional cookies are cookies that keep information about your choices and preferences on a website. For example, they remember your language choice, login details or the region in which you live.

3. Analytical cookies

Analytical cookies collect information about the behavior of website visitors and the performance of the website. The website can be improved on the basis of the results and visitors will receive a better user experience.

4. Marketing cookies

Marketing cookies follow the surfing behavior of website visitors and, based on that, create a user profile. That profile is used to personalize the browsing experience and, for example, to display personalized offers, advertisements, newsletters and such that match your interests.

 

Which cookies are placed via our site?

PHPSESSID (session cookie)

  • Type: first party
  • Type: essential cookie
  • Lifetime: session
  • Purpose: this cookie allows communication between web server and browser and temporarily saves information from your session. For example, it ensures that you do not have to fill out a form completely when you reload the page or make a mistake.

__utmb (Google Tag Manager)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical cookie
  • Lifespan: 30 minutes
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Goal: determines new sessions and visits

__utmc (Google Tag Manager)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical cookie
  • Lifetime: session
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Goal: works together with the __utmb cookie to identify new sessions of returning visitors

__utmt_XX (Google Tag Manager)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical cookie
  • Lifetime: 10 minutes
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Objective: slowing down the request speed and ensuring that data collection on sites with a lot of traffic is limited.

__utmz (Google Tag Manager)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical cookie
  • Lifespan: 6 months
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Purpose: identifies the source you have directed to our website

__utma (Google Tag Manager)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical cookie
  • Lifespan: 2 years
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Aim: to distinguish unique users and sessions from each other

datr, act, sb, presence, fr, wd, xs, c_user, dpr (Facebook.com)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: marketing cookies
  • Lifetime: session and remain for a maximum of 2 years
  • Privacy: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies
  • Goal: creates a user profile to show relevant ads on Facebook.

SSID, SID, SAPISID, APISID, HSID, SS, NID, SIDCC (google.com)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical and functional cookies
  • Lifetime: varies from end of session to 2 years after the session
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Goal: Stores user preferences and information when they visit pages where Google Maps or YouTube are integrated

NID, SID, APISID, 1P_Jar (google.com)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: marketing cookies
  • Lifetime: maximum 1 year
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Goal: Show custom ads on Google websites based on recent searches and previous interactions.

CONSENT, UULE, DV (google.com)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical and marketing cookies
  • Lifespan: is kept for a maximum of 2 years
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Goal: collects data for Google Analytics, in order to compile an anonymous user profile and to measure whether advertisements are effective.

_ga (google.com)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: analytical cookie
  • Lifespan: 2 years after session
  • Privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy
  • Goal: measure anonymously how users use the website

mautic_refer_id, mautic_session_id, mautic_session_name (Mautic cookies)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: marketing cookie
  • Lifespan: 2 years after session
  • Privacy: https://www.mautic.org/privacy-policy
  • Purpose: These cookies detect how the visitor navigates and acts on the website. This is to optimize the information we provide on the website or via marketing campaigns for the visitor. Visitors who do not make themselves known via forms or email links will remain anonymous.

_smToken _smVID NID (Sumo cookies)

  • Type: third party
  • Type: marketing cookie
  • Privacy: https://help.sumo.com/hc/en-us/articles/218958727-Privacy-Policy
  • Purpose: These cookies anonymously measure how the users use the website, show pop-ups a.d.h.v. previous actions on the website.

How can you disable the cookies?

You can disable the cookies, delete them or change the settings for cookies, although in that case our website will not be able to work optimally. Do you want to change the settings for cookies? Then you can use the help function of your browser to change this.

  • Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
  • Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en7
  • Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/nl/kb/cookies-in-and- disable-websites-preferences
  • Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH504

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