1. What is a cookie and what is it used for?
A cookie is a small piece of data that is used to store information on your computer’s browser or program data subfolders when you visit a website. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.
Our website uses various different types of cookies, each of which has a different function.
Generally, these technologies allow our sites, services, applications, and tools to store relevant information in your browser or device and later read that information in order to identify you to our servers or internal systems.
We reserve the right to change this policy at any time.
Any changes in this policy will be effective from the date of publication on the Site.
1.1 As I give my consent to the acceptance of cookies
1.2 How can I disable cookies?
Most web browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) are configured to automatically accept cookies. However, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings, including the disabling of cookies at any time.
You can select the browser you use from the list below and follow the instructions:
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
- Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647
- Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265
- Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-cookies-firefox-focus-android
- Opera: https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies
From mobile device:
- Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265
- Windows Phone: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
To find out more about cookies, including how to manage and disable third-party or marketing/retargeting cookies, visit www.youronlinechoices.com. We wish to make you aware, however, that disabling technical/browsing cookies or functional cookies may prevent our website from functioning correctly and/or may not allow you to fully and effectively take advantage of the services we offer.
2. Technical or browsing cookies
These cookies enable the website to function correctly and allow you to view it in your language and for your market from the first time you access it. They will recognise your country so that on any subsequent visits, you are directed straight to the relevant country website. They also allow you to create an account, log in and manage your orders. If you are a registered user, these cookies mean you will be recognised as such when you access the services offered to our registered users. These cookies will recognise if you make a purchase from the website through an affiliated or partner site so that we can fulfil any obligations we may have to those partner sites. These cookies are necessary for the website to function.
The technical cookies provided by the Site are:
- Session cookies
Session cookies expire at the end of your browser session and allow us to link your actions during that particular browser session.
3. First-party cookies
The Site does not use the first-party cookies.
4. Third-party cookies of marketing/retargeting
These are cookies used by third-party companies that we trust to show you ad banners on other websites affiliated to us featuring the latest qrpinternational.be products you have viewed when browsing. While you are browsing our website these cookies are also used to show you banners featuring products that maybe of interest you or similar to products you have previously viewed based on your browsing history. The usage of these cookies does not usually imply the processing of personal data but it may create a connection with your computer or other device by tracking the information stored in it: these cookies are then connected to the browser installed on your computer or other device used during the navigation on our website.
- Google Analytics’ Cookies
In order to collect data on the usage of our website and visits to the website, we uses Google Analytics. Google Analytics stores a permanent cookie on your terminal which is subsequently used to register your use of the website. This enables us to get more insight in the way in which the website is used and, based on this information, to make adjustments to the website or the provided services.
Google can give this information to third parties if it is legally obligated to do so and/or if third parties are processing the information on behalf of Google. Google can not use the information for other Google services. For more informations you can visit the following link.
For more information about Google Analytics you can visit the websites:
In order to disable analytical cookies and to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, you can download the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser Add-on:
- Social plugins
The website is linked to various social media, including but not limited to Twitter. Through the use of these social plug ins you can share and recommend information to others. Through the social plug ins, third party cookies are stored on your terminal.These are cookies that are used to optimize your experience of the website. Also, tracking cookies may be stored that are used to track your online behaviour when using various websites and to build a profile of your online behavior. Disabling those Cookies doesn’t compromise the use of the website.
Twitter – Informative: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
Twitter – Configuration: https://twitter.com/settings/security
AddThis – Informative: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy
AddThis – Configuration: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out
- Google Analytics’ Cookies