What is a cookie and what is it used for?

A cookie is a small file that a site sends to your browser and saves on your computer when you visit a website like this one.
Cookies are used to operate the site or to improve its performance, to track visitor's paths through the site to provide information to site owners, to personalize content and ads, and to provide social media functionality

What kind of cookies does this site use and for what purpose?

Our site uses different types of cookies and similar tools, each of which has a specific function, as shown in the table below:

Browsing cookiesThese cookies allow the site to function correctly and allow you to view content in your language and for your market when you first access the site. They can recognise which country you are connecting from and ensure that every time you visit the site, you are automatically directed to the version of the site for your country. They also allow you to create an account, login and manage your orders. If you are a registered user, cookies allow the website to recognise you as such when you access the services offered to registered users. These cookies will recognise you if you shop on the site through an affiliate or partner site, so that we can fulfil our obligations to our partner sites. These cookies are necessary for the operation of the site.
Functional CookiesThese cookies allow the site to recognize you based on your request (e.g. by clicking on "Recognize me next time") each time you access the site, so you do not have to enter your login details each time you visit the site. If you have added items to your Shopping Bag and closed the session without completing the purchase without deleting them, these cookies will allow you to continue shopping the next time you access the site (within a limited time) and find your Shopping Bag just as you left it.These cookies are not essential to the operation of the site, but they improve the quality and experience of the site.
Analytical CookiesThese cookies are used, for example, by Google Analytics to process statistical analyses of how users navigate the site via computers or mobile applications, the number of pages visited or the number of clicks made on a page while browsing a site. Our site processes the results of these analyses anonymously and solely for statistical purposes only if the service provider uses cookies in connection with the browser installed on your computer or other devices used to browse our site.

How can I disable cookies?

Most browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) are configured to accept cookies. However, most browsers allow you to control and even disable cookies through your browser settings. We remind you, however, that disabling navigation or functional cookies may cause the site to malfunction and/or limit the service we offer.

To learn more about cookies and how to manage or disable third-party or marketing/retargeting cookies, visit www.youronlinechoices.com.

To disable analytics cookies and to prevent Google Analytics from collecting data about your browsing, you can download the Google Analytics Disable Browser Add-on: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.