Cookie statement

  1. The use of cookies

The following websites make use of cookies:

A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages of this website and / or Flash applications and is stored by your browser on your hard drive from your computer, mobile phone, smartwatch or tablet. The information stored in there can be sent back to our servers on a subsequent visit.

The use of cookies is of great importance for the proper functioning of our website, but also those cookies where you do not immediately see their effect are very important. Thanks to the (anonymous) input from visitors, we can improve the use of the website and make it more user-friendly.

  1. Permission for the use of cookies

For use of some cookies your permission is necessary. We do this by means of a so-called cookie banner.

  1. The type of cookies used and their objectives

We use the following types of cookies:

Functional cookies: we can make the website function better and it is more user-friendly for the visitor. For example: we save your login details or what you have put in your shopping basket.

Analytical cookies: these ensure that anonymous cookie is generated every time you visit a website. These cookies know whether you have visited the site before or not. Only during the first visit, a cookie is created, on subsequent visits the existing cookie is used. This cookie is for statistical purposes only. In this way the following data can be collected:

  • the number of unique visitors;
  • how long users visit the site;
  • which pages users view;
  • how long a certain page is viewed by users;
  • at which page visitors leave the site.

Social media related cookies: social media such as Facebook and LinkedIn use this to register which articles and pages you share via their social media sharing buttons. They may also contain tracking cookies that track your surfing behavior on the web.

Site improvement cookies: this allows us to test different versions of a web page to see which page is best visited.

NameNaturePurposeProviderRetention period
__cfduidFunctionalUsed by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web trafficTawk.link1 year
__cfduidFunctionalUsed by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web trafficTawk.to1 year
TawkWindowNameFunctionalNecessary for the functionality of the website's chat function.pri*.euSession
_gaAnalyticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.pri*.eu2 year
_gatAnalyticalUsed by Google Analytics to slow down request speedpri*.eu1 day
_gidAnalyticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.pri*.eu1 day
TawkConnectionTimeAnalyticalThis allows the website to recognize the visitor to optimize the chat box functionalitypri*.euSession
tawkUUIDAnalyticalThis cookie is used to collect information about how the visitor handles the live chat function on the website.Va.tawk.to179 days
__tawkuuidNot classifiedThis cookie is used to identify the visitor via his login information to provide online help, via a chat box system - this system is offered by*.eu179 days
twk_5bce3f67476c2f239ff589c6Not classifiedThis cookie is used to identify the visitor via his or her login details so that online support can be provided via a chat box system - this system is offered by*.euPermanent

We use Google Analytics where we have set this privacy in a friendly manner through the step-by-step plan of the Dutch Data Protection Authority.

  1. Your rights in regards to your data

You have the right to view, rectify, limit and delete personal data. You also have a right of objection to the processing of personal data and the right to data transferability. Read more in our privacy statement. To prevent abuse, we can ask you to identify yourself adequately. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, we ask you to send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find it in the settings of your browser.

  1. Blocking and deleting of cookies

You can easily block and delete cookies at any time via your internet browser. You can also set your internet browser so that you receive a message when a cookie is placed. You can also indicate that certain cookies may not be placed. For this possibility view help funtion of your browser. If you delete the cookies in your browser, this can have consequences for the pleasant use of this website.

  1. New developments and unforeseen cookies

The texts of our website can be adjusted at any time due to continuous developments. This relates to our cookie statement as well. Therefore, review this statement regularly to stay informed of any changes.

In blog articles content that is hosted on other sites and that is accessed on the our website can be used by means of certain codes (embedded content). Think of YouTube videos for example. These codes often make use of cookies. However, we have no control over what these third parties do with their cookies.

It is also possible that cookies are placed through our websites by others, of which we are not always aware of. Do you come across any unexpected cookies on our website that you cannot find in our overview? Let us know via You can also contact the third party directly and ask which cookies they place, what the reason is, what the duration of the cookie is and how they have guaranteed your privacy.

  1. Final remarks

We will have to adjust these statements from time to time, for example when we change our website or when the rules regarding cookies change. You can consult this webpage for the latest version.

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