Purpose of cookies
Using cookies enables us to optimise our website and tailor it according to your browsing habits and preferences. Cookies are anonymous and safe. It is impossible for personal details such as a telephone number or email address to be derived from them and the stored data is treated in utmost confidence. We will not sell this information or otherwise make it available to third parties. If you do not accept cookies, they will be automatically blocked.
Types of cookie
There are two types of cookie: strictly necessary cookies and unnecessary cookies.
Strictly necessary cookies
These are necessary in order to allow visitors to use the full functionality of the website. It is necessary to accept these cookies for the website to work properly.
These are used to gather information about your use of the website and to remember your preferences. For example, they enable your browser to remember your log-in details, facilitate the use of social media with the site and allow you to browse our online flyer pages properly.
Expiry of cookies
When you accept cookies you give permission for them until they expire. This means that when you visit a website more than once you don’t have to accept cookies again each time. As regards expiry, a distinction is made between temporary cookies and permanent cookies.
Temporary or session cookies remember what webpages you visit and the preferences you have set, allowing us to optimise the website. Temporary cookies are deleted at the end of each browser session.
Permanent or persistent cookies allow you to be recognised the next time you visit our website. They are not deleted at the end of each session but remain on your device for longer.
Cancelling cookie permissions
Even if you have accepted cookies you can always cancel this permission. Click the ‘Cookies geactiveerd’/ ‘Cookies activated’ button at the foot of each page to manage your settings. You can also delete cookies manually. How you do this depends on which browser you are using. Well-known browsers include Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Safari. Use the help function of your browser for more information on removing cookies.