What is a cookie?A “cookie” is a file of a limited size, which generally consists of letters and numbers and is sent by an Internet server to the browser’s cookie file, located on your computer hard drive (or another device connected to the Internet, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you view this website. A cookie generally includes the name of the website that it comes from, its lifecycle (the time period for which it remains on your device) and a value, which is generally a randomly generated unique number.Two types of cookies may be used: temporary cookies and permanent cookies. Temporary cookies are automatically deleted at the end of your browsing session. Permanent cookies remain on your device for longer, for a duration of time that is specific to each cookie, and remain valid until their expiry date (unless they are deleted by the user beforehand).
What type of cookies does this website use?
The table below lists the different types of cookies that Ontex uses on this website, as well as their purpose(s) and lifecycle.
a. Functional cookies
These cookies allow the website to function in an optimal manner. You may decline them and delete them via your browser’s settings. However, This may negatively affect your user experience.
Cookie name Cookie purpose Cookie duration Authentication cookie: JESSIONID This cookie defines a single session login name and allows the storage of a user status related to page requests. Session Preferences cookie: compliance cookie This cookie allows us to store cookies that have been accepted by the user. Session Footprints This cookie allows us to monitor products being viewed. 13 months
b. Analytical cookies
In order to adapt the website to the needs of its visitors, we use Google Analytics to measure the number of visits, number of pages viewed, the activity of our website visitors and the frequency at which they return. Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (Google). This tool generates the following cookies:
Cookie name Cookie purpose Cookie duration _utmb This cookie allows a user session to be created and continued. Session _utmc This cookie allows us to determine whether or not the user requires a new session to be created. Session _utmt This cookie indicates the type of a request. Session _utmz This cookie allows us to store the type of route used by the visitor to reach a website. 6 months
Further information on this topic is available at http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
You can choose to decline cookies and the statistical analysis of your browsing data, using your browser settings in order to disable cookies or save them only if you have authorized them beforehand. If you decline the cookies, you will not have access to all of our offers in a fully functional manner.
Does this website use third-party cookies?
When you view the website, you may receive third-party domain or website cookies. Ontex does not control the addition of these cookies. Please view the website of the third party in question for further information regarding these cookies. The third party must provide you with information regarding the cookies added and obtain your authorization before adding cookies to your device.
– Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/How-to-manage-cookies-in-Internet-Explorer-9
– Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&hlrm=nl&answer=95647
– Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences?s=cookies&r=5&as=s
– Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042
If you disable cookies used by the website or delete the cookies that were already installed on your device by the website then this may affect you when you browse the website (for example, you may not be able to view certain parts of the website or receive personalized information when you view the website).
Update to the current Cookies PolicyIn the event that Ontex modifies its practices regarding cookies, these modifications shall be incorporated into an updated version of the present policy. We will also inform you of these modifications by updating the date of entry into force at the top of this policy. Ontex reserves the right to modify this policy periodically in order to take into account technological progress, changes in legislation and regulations and good commercial practices, without prejudice to your rights within the framework of current legislation.