2. What are Cookies and why are they used?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device when visiting applications and websites via your browser. This text file stores certain information, such as your language preference. The Belgian Act on Electronic Communications (transposition of the European e-Privacy Directive) and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 applies to them. When you visit the application or website again later, this cookie will be sent again to the application or website so that it can recognise your browser and thus remember your language preference.
3. Which Cookies does SEQUESTO use?
3.1 Categories of Cookies Cookies are often grouped into the following categories: “Session Cookies”: cookies that are automatically erased once the user closes the website. “Persistent Cookies”: cookies that remain on a user’s computer or device even after the user closes the website, and stay there for a certain period of time (e.g. several minutes, days or years). “Own Cookies”: cookies that are installed and managed by the operator of the website itself. “Cookies from Third Parties”: cookies that are installed and managed by a third party other than the operator of the website. You will find more information on the specific cookies that we use on our Website in point b below, and you will learn how to manage these cookies (including, if desired, how to delete them) under point 4.
3.2 Which Cookies do we use? Please find below a list of the Cookies that we are using on our Website:
Type of cookie
Name of the cookie
Information collected via the cookie
Own cookie / third party cookie
This cookie is indispensable for the functioning of our Website and allows you to use certain parts of it. For instance, it allows you to navigate between the different parts of the Website. If you refuse these cookies, certain parts of the Website will not work, or will not work optimally.
Ensures that product pictures are presented correctly on website.
Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain
This cookie allows us to recognize the visitors, to count the number of visitors and to identify the way in which they navigate. This allows us to improve the user navigation and to ensure that visitors can faster and easier find what they need.
Registers statistical data on users’ behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.
This cookie obtains information about a visitor’s use of our Website. They help us understand how visitors interact with our Website, why certain error messages appear and enable us to try out new functions. We use this information to improve the user experience of our Website.
These cookies make it easier for our Website to work, make it more pleasant for visitors, and ensure that you have a more personalized experience. For example, these cookies can remember your language preferences, whether or not you are using our Website for the first time, if you have accepted our cookie banner, etc.
This Website uses targeting cookies in order to track statistics of visitors and to send you personalized messages, advertisements and promotions
All major internet browsers offer the option to manage the cookies that were installed on your computer or mobile device.
In case you do not want that our Website places cookies on your computer or mobile device, you may limit or delete this easily by adjusting your browser or mobile settings. In addition, you can set your browser or mobile settings in such a way that you get a notification every time you receive a cookie on your computer or mobile device, so that you can decide whether you wish to accept this cookie or not, or even to prevent cookies from being created or stored on your computer or mobile device. Thus, you can choose to block all cookies or only accept cookies from certain platforms or websites.
Information on how to manage and delete cookies through your browser settings can be accessed at the following websites (as amended from time to time by the relevant third party browser provider):