Last updated: 23/07/20
1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
1.2 Almost every website uses cookie technology. Some cookies are useful as they are able to improve the user experience. Cookies, among other things, speed navigation through our Website, keep track of information so that you do not have to re-enter it each time you visit our Website, help us provide you with customized content and allow us to learn about your visit.
1.3 Some cookies we use require your consent, while others are exempt.
- Cookies subject to consent: All other cookies that are not strictly necessary to use the Website still fulfil important tasks. Without these cookies, functions intended for your convenience on our Website, such as your personal settings or automatic filling in form functions could not be retained and would therefore have to be re-entered on every page.
2. TYPES OF COOKIES USES
2.1 Our Website uses different types of cookies: strictly necessary cookies, functional cookies, performance cookies, statistical and marketing cookies.
- Strictly necessary cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Website and use its features. These temporary cookies only last only as long as your web browser is open, and are used for technical purposes such as enabling better navigation on our Website. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided – for example, remembering previous actions (e.g. entered text) when navigating back to a page in the same session. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears.
- Functional cookies enable the Website to save information which has already been entered (such as user names, languages choices, and your location), so that it can offer you improved and more personalized functions. Functional cookies are also used to enable features you request such as playing videos. These cookies collect anonymous information and cannot track your movements on other websites.
- Performance cookies are stored on your computer for longer periods and are used for purposes including tracking the number of unique visitors to our Website and information such as the number of views a page gets, how much time a user spends on a page, and other pertinent web statistics. These cookies do not save information that would allow the user to be identified. The collected information is aggregated, and therefore made anonymous. These cookies are used exclusively to improve the performance of the Website, and with it the user experience.
- Statistical cookies are used to track visitors on the website. How do they browse, how long are they staying, and what are they looking at, e.g. Also demography is part of an analytical cookie. They are essential in measuring the performance of a website and optimizing it.
- Marketing cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign.
The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below:
|Cookie name||From||Expires after||Category of cookie||Cookie use|
|_hs_initial_opt_in||HubSpot||Seven days||Strictly necessary||This cookie is used to prevent the banner from always displaying when visitors are browsing in strict mode.
It contains the string “yes” or “no”
This cookie is set when you give visitors the choice to opt out of cookies.
It contains the string “yes” or “no”.
|Elementor||Elementor||Persistent||Strictly necessary||This HTML cookie is used as part of the WordPress theme of the website to implement or modify the content of the website in real time.|
|CookieConsent||1 year||Strictly Necessary||This HTTP cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain|
|hubspotuk||HubSpot||13 months||Functional||The cookie keeps track of a visitor’s identity and is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. Its purpose is user authentification.|
|PHPSESSID||At the end of the session||Functional||This is known as a season cookie. It is used to allow users to be recognized within a website so any page changes or item selection you do is remembered from page to page.|
|SERVERID#||OVH||At the end of the session||Functional||The technical cookie is used to remember the user sessions|
|embed_source||Breezy||At the end of the session||Functional|
|cherry_trend_views||OVH||29 days||Functional||This HTTP cookie is used by our website for the correct functionality of our plugins|
|_hstc||HubSpot||13 months||Performance/Consent||The main coolie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session)|
|__hssc||HubSpot||30 minutes||Performance/Consent||This cookie keeps track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp.|
|__hssrc||HubSpot||At the end of the session||Performance/Consent||Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. if this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session. It contains the value “1” when present.|
|__ptq.gif||HubSpot||At the end of the session||Marketing||Pixel cookie|
|__ads/gaaudiences||At the end of the session||Marketing||Pixel cookie|
|__collect||Google Analytics||At the end of the session||Statistical Pixel cookie||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our sites. We use the information to compile reports and to help improve the sites. The cookies collects information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the sites, where the visitors have come to the site from and the pages they have visited.|
|__ga||Google Analytics/Breezy||2 years||Statistical|
|__gid||Google Analytics/Breezy||24 hours||Statistical|
|__gat||Google Analytics/Breezy||24 hours||Statistical|
|__loglevel||Wistia||Persistent||Statistical||This hTML local storage cookie collects data related to visitor interaction with website video content to track the visitor’s use of video content- The cookie roots from Wistia, which provides video-software to websites|
- we use Google Analytics and Adwords on our website to recognize a computer when a user visits the website / track users as they navigate the website / improve the website’s usability / analyze the use of the website / administer the website / prevent fraud and improve the security of the website / personalize the website for each user / target advertisements which may be of particular interest to specific users;
In order to adjust the setting of cookies on our site you can Accept/Refuse the removal of cookies from this site
3.1. Setting up your browser to block cookies
- in Internet Explorer (version 10) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools,” “Internet Options,” “Privacy,” and then “Advanced”;
- in Firefox (version 24) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools,” “Options,” “Privacy,” selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and
- in Chrome (version 29), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customize and control” menu, and clicking “Settings,” “Show advanced settings,” and “Content settings,” and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.
Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
3.2. Setting up your browser to delete cookies
You can delete cookies already stored on your computer—for example:
- in Internet Explorer (version 10), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835 );
- in Firefox (version 24), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools,” “Options,” and “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history”, clicking “Show Cookies,” and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”; and
- in Chrome (version 29), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customize and control” menu, and clicking “Settings,” “Show advanced settings,” and “Clear browsing data,” and then selecting “Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data.”
By using a cookie management platform, you can decide to refuse behavioural advertising using the tool provided on this site (http://www.youronlinechoices.com/fr/).
Cookies deposited when using the share buttons are also included in this platform.