A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer.
3. The cookies we use and how we use them
Strictly necessary cookies: these are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytical/performance cookies: these cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies: these are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Targeting cookies: these cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the list below:
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4. How to block cookies
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse or block all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our website and/or to make use of all its functions.
Most of our cookies expire within 30 days, although our analytics cookies may persist for between 2 and 10 years.