Our websites use what are known as “cookies:” textfiles that are stored on your computer to enable optimal use of the websites,personalize content and ads, analyze traffic, and personalize advertising withour partners. Please visitour Data Protection Notice for information on the personal datawe collect, process and use from you, and for what purposes.
The cookies usedby our web servers are mostly so-called “session cookies” that areautomatically deleted from your hard disk after the end of the browser session.Other cookies remain on your computer system and allow us to recognize yourcomputer system when you visit us again (these are known as “persistentcookies”).
Theinformation contained in cookies, which may also be personal, is read by ourweb servers when our websites are accessed again. This information is used toanalyze your use of the websites, to compile reports about website activities,and to provide additional services relating to website and Internet usage.
You can usethe settings in your browser to specify which cookies should be accepted ordelete existing cookies at any time.
In addition,the first time you visit the website, a cookie banner appears that gives youthe option of setting which categories of cookies you want to allow. You maychange these settings whenever you wish.
The cookies weuse can be divided into the following categories:
Necessarycookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as pagenavigation and access to secure areas of the websites. The websites cannotfunction properly without these cookies.
Preferencecookies allow a website to store information that changes the behavior orappearance of the website, such as your preferred language or the region inwhich you are located.
Statisticalcookies collect and report information anonymously to help website operatorsunderstand how visitors interact with their websites.
Marketingcookies are used to track website visitors. The intention is to display adsthat are relevant and appealing for the individual user and thus more valuablefor publishers and third-party advertisers.