What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a file of a limited size, which generally consists of letters and numbers and is sent by an Internet server to the browser’s cookie file, located on your computer hard drive (or another device connected to the Internet, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you view this website.
A cookie generally includes the name of the website that it comes from, its lifecycle (the time period for which it remains on your device) and a value, which is generally a randomly generated unique number.
Two types of cookies may be used: temporary cookies and permanent cookies. Temporary cookies are automatically deleted at the end of your browsing session. Permanent cookies remain on your device for longer, for a duration of time that is specific to each cookie, and remain valid until their expiry date (unless they are deleted by the user beforehand).
Cookies may be used by web servers to identify and monitor users as they browse the various pages of a website and to identify users who return to their website.
Many of the cookies from this website carry out essential functions or services that you have requested or allow us to ensure security, as indicated in the table below.
What type of cookies does this website use?
The table below lists the different types of cookies that Ontex uses on this website, as well as their purpose(s) and lifecycle.
In order to adapt the website to the needs of its visitors, we use Google Analytics to measure the number of visits, number of pages viewed, the activity of our website visitors and the frequency at which they return. Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (Google). This tool generates the following cookies:
This cookie allows a user session to be created and continued.
This cookie allows us to determine whether or not the user requires a new session to be created.
This cookie indicates the type of a request.
This cookie allows us to store the type of route used by the visitor to reach a website.
Further information on this topic is available at http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
You can choose to decline cookies and the statistical analysis of your browsing data, using your browser settings in order to disable cookies or save them only if you have authorized them beforehand. If you decline the cookies, you will not have access to all of our offers in a fully functional manner.
How can you manage the cookies used by the website?
– Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/How-to-manage-cookies-in-Internet-Explorer-9
– Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&hlrm=nl&answer=95647
– Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences?s=cookies&r=5&as=s
– Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042
If you disable cookies used by the website or delete the cookies that were already installed on your device by the website then this may affect you when you browse the website (for example, you may not be able to view certain parts of the website or receive personalized information when you view the website).
Update to the current Cookies Policy
In the event that Ontex modifies its practices regarding cookies, these modifications shall be incorporated into an updated version of the present policy. We will also inform you of these modifications by updating the date of entry into force at the top of this policy. Ontex reserves the right to modify this policy periodically in order to take into account technological progress, changes in legislation and regulations and good commercial practices, without prejudice to your rights within the framework of current legislation.