What is a cookie?

Cookies are small files, usually letters and numbers, that are downloaded to a device when users access websites. They are widely used to enable websites to function and to enable websites to function more efficiently. Cookies are created when the user of a browser accesses a website. The website sends information to the browser that creates a text file. Each time the user returns to the same website, the browser sends the existing file to the site server.

Cookies have several functions, such as collecting information, recording user preferences, keeping an order basket, and generally facilitating the user’s use of the website.

We use cookies to optimize the following functions:

  • Customize the features of our website when you access it

  • facilitate your navigation on our site and the use of its functionalities by offering you a transparent experience.

  • Collect information about how you use our website to enable us to provide you with a better experience

  • Improve our website

These cookies are listed below:

Cookies strictly necessary for browsing

These cookies are required to allow you to visit our websites and use certain parts of them.

They allow you to:

  • navigate between the different sections of the websites

  • complete forms

  • securely verify your identity before granting access to your personal information when a personal account has been created.

If you later refuse these cookies, some areas of the website will not function as intended, or even not at all.

Performance cookies

We use performance calculation cookies, primarily Google Analytics cookies, to collect data about how users use our website. We collect information such as the part of the page on which users click, the number of pages visited, the duration of each visit, error messages, etc., in order to improve our website and to provide a better browsing experience for users. For more information you can visit the google analytics website.

We may also collect information about the use of our website by using other performance cookies similar to google analytics cookies. The collection of information through the use of cookies may include the IP address of users and browser information. This information is collected only for the purpose of analysis in an anonymous form of the information.

Functional cookies

These cookies are intended to facilitate and analyse the functioning of our websites and to make their use more pleasant and personalised.

They allow you to:

  • customize services by memorizing your preferences (choice of language, currency, location, etc…)

  • avoid having to repeat your choices each time you visit the site

  • collect the information provided in the online forms.

  • establish statistics (e.g. number of unique visitors)

  • analyze the use of the site and the popularity of our pages

Some cookies may be installed on your computer and used by third parties with permission for commercial and advertising purposes. This may happen when the site you are visiting includes content provided by another website or when you click on the “Share” button on our website. Your computer may then receive cookies from a third party. Ces tiers peut être des médias sociaux comme Facebook Youtube ou Twitter. These cookies allow third parties to collect, store information such as user preferences, pages visited for advertising purposes or to optimize services.

We have no control over these cookies from third parties and therefore cannot be held responsible for these elements.

Please refer to the websites of these third parties for their policies regarding cookies.

Cookie management

You can configure your browser to accept or block cookies. You can delete cookies already installed on your computer or mobile device at any time.

For more information on cookies, you can visit the following sites:

www.allaboutcookies.org

support.microsoft.com

support.mozilla.org

support.google.com

The links above can provide information on cookie management for the most popular browsers.

To stop google analytics cookies, you can install the Google Analytics browser plug-in to prevent information about your visit to the site from being sent. For more information: www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy

FOR INFORMATION: However, we cannot guarantee that you will have access to all the services on our website if you refuse to accept cookies.