Cookie Notice

Effective as of 25 May 2018.

When You visit Our Websites, cookies that contain information used to track Your usage of Our Websites are stored on Your device, provided that You have accepted the use of cookies in Your browser. This enables Our systems to recognise Your browser and tell Us how, when and which pages in Our Websites are visited and by how many people, and also enables Us to recognise a return visitor as a unique user. Cookies placed by the Websites cannot access, read or modify any other data on Your device.

Our Websites may contain links to other websites and services which serve third-party cookies outside Our control and are not covered by this Privacy Notice. You should review any privacy policies, services and applications found on such websites to understand how Your information may be collected and used.

Below You will find a more detailed description of the various cookies Our Websites use.

System cookies

The content management system used to maintain Our Websites is called Sitefinity. Sitefinity uses cookies for a variety of purposes. For a full list, please see In addition to this, a globally unique identifier (GUID) is stored in a cookie that is used for marketing and sales purpose - personalization, lead scoring, contact profiling and statistical analysis.

Our Websites also use performance monitoring that uses cookies. This service is provided by Pingdom. Please see more information at

Marketing automation

Our Websites use marketing automation software from Salesforce, which use both first-party and third-party cookies to track website use.

When a user visits Our Websites, the cookie stores traffic data linked to the unique ID of the cookie in the browser. If the user identifies himself by volunteering personal data, e.g. by filling in a contact form or clicking on links in an e-mail sent by Us, the cookie’s unique user ID is linked to the personal data volunteered by the user. This enables Us to supply a more personalised experience on Our Websites and in communications with customers and users of the Websites.

More details of the cookies can be found at

Electronic marketing

If You have a professional relationship with Us or have given Your consent to receive marketing messages from Us, we may use Your e-mail address to send You electronic marketing information. You can opt out of being contacted via e-mail using the unsubscribe function in e-mails sent by Us.

We use third-party service providers like Google ( and N.RICH ( to display advertisements on behalf of Us across the Internet. These service providers use cookies to collect information about Your visits to Our Websites in order to display ads while You are visiting other websites; this information cannot be used to identify You individually.

Web audience measuring

Our Websites use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., where Data is collected by cookies about Your use of Our Websites (including your IP address). This information will be transmitted to and stored by Google on behalf of Us.

We use website analytics for the purpose of evaluating usage, compiling reports on the activity for Our editors and providing other services relating to website activities and internet usage. More information about how Google Analytics use cookies can be found at

Our Websites also use Hotjar to provide polls and surveys to our users, and it helps us analyse how users navigate and interact with Our content. Hotjar cookies are used to remember whether you have taken part in a survey or poll. To opt out of Hotjar please go to the following link:

Other third-party services

Our Websites may contain links to other websites and “share” buttons (such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube) that are not operating on Our behalf. Such websites, services or application providers may place their own third-party cookies on users’ computers, collect data, or solicit personal information.

Issuers of such third-party cookies have their own strict privacy policies. You should refer to any privacy policies from such websites, service or application providers to better understand how Your information may be collected and used.

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How do I disable cookies?

You can prevent the use of cookies when You visit Our Websites by not accepting the cookie notice being shown to You. You can also block the use of cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of Our Websites, or fully access the services or their features.  Read more about disabling cookies in Your browser.

Please note that if You have consented to the usage of cookies, You can withdraw Your consent at any time by clearing Your browser’s data. Read more about clearing your browser’s data here.