Effective date of current version: 23/09/2020
1. What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a small text file containing information that is stored by a website on a computer or by a mobile application on a user’s smartphone.
Cookies make it possible to identify you and to remember various items of information in order to help you navigate a site / mobile application, to make it function properly, or to make it more effective, e.g. through your language preferences.
2. What cookies are used by our website and why?
(a) The types of cookies
We use different types of cookies for various purposes.
- Essential cookies
These are first-party cookies that are necessary in order to browse our site, or strictly necessary in order to provide a service specifically requested/expected by a user.
We strongly discourage deletion of these types of cookies since this could lead to navigation issues.
- Preference cookies
These first-party cookies collect information concerning your selected choices and preferences and personalise your navigation and make it a more pleasant experience.
Such cookies remember the language choices made during your first visit to our site, so that the same can be modified accordingly.
- Analytical cookies
These are third-party cookies that collect information about how you use our site, to enable us to improve and to better adapt the site contents to your needs and to increase its usability.
For example, these cookies show us the site pages that you visited most frequently or help us identify difficulties encountered during browsing.
- Commercial cookies
These are third-party cookies intended for marketing purposes, to enable the display of targeted ads, to conduct market research and to evaluate the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.
(b) The cookies
- Google Analytics
This cookie helps distinguish between unique users by assigning them randomly generated customer identification numbers. It is included in every page request on a site and is used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data to be used in site analysis reports.
- Google Analytics
This cookie is used to store session identification and to group all the activities of each user in each session.
- Google Analytics
Analytical cookiesThis cookie slows down request speeds, thereby limiting data collection on high-traffic sites.
Browsing session duration
- Cookie bar
This cookie is stored after the user is shown the cookie bar. This prevents the cookie bar from being displayed during every website visit.
This cookie stores your selected language. The website will then be displayed according to the language setting. This cookie also displays other multilingual aspects of the website in the correct language.
Doubleclick will enable the display of advertisements to you in case you have visited our website. These ads are customised according to your interests, based on your online behaviour and the sites you visit. Data may be forwarded to Doubleclick via this cookie to enable us to improve our marketing content. Information on Doubleclick’s advertising policy and how you can stop the collection of your data, will be found on the next page
Mediamath will enable the display of advertisements to you in case you have visited our website. These ads are customised according to your interests, based on your online behaviour and the sites you visit. Data may be forwarded to Mediamath via this cookie to enable us to improve our marketing content. Information on Mediamath’s advertising policy and how you can stop the collection of your data, will be found on the next page
Facebook will enable the display of advertisements to you in case you have visited our website. These ads are customised according to your interests, based on your online behaviour and the sites you visit. Data may be forwarded to Facebook via this cookie to enable us to improve our marketing content. Information on Facebook’s advertising policy and how you can stop the collection of your data, will be found on this page.
3. How to make cookie settings?
You can easily configure your browser settings to delete, disable or accept cookies from our site at any time.
Each browser (Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) has its own cookie configuration mode. To know the specific procedure for your browser, please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies
If you use multiple computers, smartphones and/or tablets, please configure the settings on each device according to your preferences.
4. Will our site still work without cookies?
You can still view our site, but some interactions may not work properly.
5. Any other questions?
For further information, e-mail us at, or send by post, to the following address:
Telephone number: 09/363.91.44
Fax number: 09/363.82.87
Enterprise number: BE 0413.000.264