Cookie policy


Our use of cookies

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Site, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Site. This enables us to personalise 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 Site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
    You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

  • Cookie Name Purpose Information
    __cfduid __cfduid Strictly Necessary Used by the content network, Cloud flare, to identify trusted web traffic.
    PHPSESSID PHPSESSID Strictly Necessary Preserves user session state across page requests.
    _ga _ga Statistics Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
    _gat _gat Statistics Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
    _gid _gid Statistics Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the web site.
    __hssc __hssc Marketing Collects anonymous statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded . The purpose is to segment the web site's users according to factors such as demo graphics and geographical location , in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising .
    __hssrc __hssrc Marketing Collects anonymous statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded . The purpose is to segment the web site's users according to factors such as demo graphics and geographical location , in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising .
    __hstc __hstc Marketing Collects anonymous statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded . The purpose is to segment the web site's users according to factors such as demo graphics and geographical location , in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising .
    __ptq.gif __ptq.gif Marketing Sends data to the marketing platform Hubspot about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
    ads/ga-audiences ads/ga-audiences Marketing Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites.
    ads/user-lists/# ads/user-lists/# Marketing  
    hubspotutk hubspotutk Marketing Keeps track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to the marketing platform Hub Spot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts.
    IDE IDE Marketing Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficiency of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
    test_cookie test_cookie Marketing Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies./td>

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