1. The use of cookies uses cookies. A cookie is a simple small file sent with pages of this website and/or Flash applications and stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive, cell phone, smart watch or tablet. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers on your next visit.

The use of cookies is very important for making our website run properly, but cookies whose effect you don’t immediately see are also very important. Thanks to visitors’ (anonymous) input, we can improve the use of the website and make it more user-friendly.

2.Consent to the use of cookies
The use of certain cookies requires your consent. We do this by means of a so-called cookie banner.

3. Types of cookies and their purposes.
We use the following types of cookies:

– Functional cookies: these allow us to make the website work better and make it more user-friendly for visitors. For example: we store your login information or what you put in your shopping cart.

– Analytical cookies: these ensure that a cookie is generated every time you visit a website. These cookies know whether or not you have visited the site before. Only on the first visit, a cookie is created, subsequent visits use the already existing cookie. This cookie is for statistical purposes only. Thus, with this, the following data can be collected, such as:

  • which pages you viewed
  • How long you stayed on a particular page
  • at which page you left the site

– Proprietary tracking cookies: this allows us to know that you have been to the relevant other website(s) from our network in addition to our website. The profile thus built up is not linked to your name, address, e-mail address and the like, but serves only to tailor advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant to you as possible. For these cookies, we ask your permission. Therefore, without your consent, these cookies will not be set.

– Social media related cookies: with these, social media such as Facebook and LinkedIn record which articles and pages you share via their social media sharing buttons. They may also contain tracking cookies that track your Web browsing habits.

4.Your rights regarding your data
You have the right to access, rectify, restrict and delete personal data. In addition, you have the right to object to the processing of personal data and the right to data portability. You can exercise these rights by sending us an email at To prevent misuse, we may ask you to adequately identify yourself when doing so. When it comes to accessing personal data linked to a cookie, we ask you to send along a copy of the cookie in question. You can find it in your browser’s settings.

5.Blocking and deleting cookies

You can easily block and delete cookies yourself at any time via your Internet browser. You can also set your Internet browser to notify you when a cookie is set. You can also specify that certain cookies should not be placed. For this option, check your browser’s help function. Deleting cookies in your browser may affect your enjoyment of this website.

Some tracking cookies are set by third parties that, among other things, display advertisements to you through our website. You can delete these cookies centrally via

Please be aware that if you do not want cookies, we can no longer guarantee that our Website will work completely properly. You may lose some features of the site or even be unable to visit the site at all. In addition, refusing cookies also does not mean that you will no longer see ads at all. The ads are then just no longer tailored to your interests and can therefore be repeated more often.

How to adjust your settings varies by browser. If necessary, consult your browser’s help function, or click one of the links below to go directly to your browser’s manual.

6.New developments and unforeseen cookies
The texts of our website may be modified at any time due to ongoing developments. This also applies to our cookie statement. Therefore, please review this statement regularly to be aware of any changes.

Blog articles may make use of content hosted on other sites and accessed at through certain codes (embedded content). Consider YouTube videos, for example. These codes often use cookies. However, we have no control over what these third parties do with their cookies.

Cookies may also be set through our websites by others, of which we are not always aware. Do you encounter unforeseen cookies on our website that you cannot find in our overview? Let us know at You can also contact the third party directly and ask what cookies they set, what the reason for it is, what the cookie’s lifetime is and in what way they have guaranteed your privacy.

7.Concluding remarks

We will need to update these statements from time to time, such as when we update our website or change the rules around cookies. You can check this web page for the latest version.

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Jan. 01, 2023