WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Cookies are small text files that are saved by your browser and stored on the device you use to browse the internet. When you visit our website, some information may be stored using cookies. When we refer to cookies, we mean first-party and third-party cookies, web beacons and plug-ins, as well as other tracking technologies.
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED AND WHY?
Cookies are sometimes used to collect data that is considered to be personal data, such as IP addresses and information linked to the IP address, but not personal data that is directly attributable to you as a person.
As the website will not work without strictly necessary cookies, this category of cookies is always allowed when you visit the website. The legal basis for using strictly necessary cookies is our legitimate interest in providing you with a functioning website.
TYPES OF COOKIES USED ON THE WEBSITE
Our website mainly uses two types of cookies: session cookies and permanent cookies. Session cookies are automatically deleted as soon as you, the user, close your browser. Permanent cookies are stored on your device to facilitate future visits. However, permanent cookies also expire and are deleted after a certain period of time.
BE Group’s website uses first-party cookies and to some extent also third-party cookies. All cookies have a publisher, which tells you who the cookie belongs to. The publisher is the owner of the domain specified in the cookie. When you visit our website, we place cookies on your device for various purposes. These cookies are called first-party cookies. Cookies set by a third-party company, such as social media platforms or providers of ad networks or ad technology, are called third-party cookies.
From BE Group’s perspective, the uses for third-party cookies are the same as stated above, but in some cases such cookies are also used for third parties’ own purposes. For example, they can be used to measure traffic, to determine which websites you visited prior to our website, or for targeted marketing on other websites.
Our cookie declaration includes a list of the types of cookies that we at BE Group have on our website and provides more information about these.
HOW TO DELETE COOKIES
If your browser rejects cookies, this may limit the functionality of the website.
For more information about cookies and what you can do to protect your personal data online, please see the following link: http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/