Cookie Notice

We may amend this Cookie Notice at any time without prior notice. The current version published on our website applies.


Version dated 22 November 2022


1. Cookies and similar technologies

Cookies and similar technologies are very small text documents or pieces of code that often contain a unique identification code. When you visit a website or use a mobile application, a computer asks your computer or mobile device for permission to store this file on your computer or mobile device and access information. Information collected through cookies and similar technologies may include the date and time of your visit and how you use a particular website or mobile application.


2. Why do we use cookies and similar technologies?

Cookies ensure that our website functions smoothly during your visit. Cookies also allow us to determine how our website is used and how we can further improve it.


3. What types of cookies do we use?

Certain cookies are set by us, certain by contractual partners with whom we cooperate. These contractual partners can be in any country in the world, including the USA. Most cookies process data that does not identify you as a person. Individual cookies, however, process data about you that may qualify as personal data (such as your IP address). For information about how we process such personal data please refer to our Privacy Notice.

Necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function properly. With such cookies, for example your cookie settings for this website or your language settings are stored.

Performance and analytics cookies

These cookies are used to further improve your user experience as well as to increase the performance of the website.


4. How can I block cookies?

Except for the necessary cookies, you can block all other cookies. In the settings of the browser you use, you can change the settings to block cookies. In most browsers you will find an explanation of how to do this in the so-called “help function”. However, if you block cookies, it is possible that you will not be able to use all the technical features of our website and that this may have a negative impact on your user experience.

You can find out how to manage (including disabling) cookies on the main browsers by following the links below:

Google Chrome
Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox