What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that is placed by a website server in your computer's browser or on your mobile device when you consult the website. The cookie contains a unique code which makes it possible to recognize your browser during the visit to the website (a so-called 'session' cookie) or during subsequent, repeated visits (a so-called 'permanent' cookie). Cookies can be placed by the server of the website you are visiting or by partners with whom this website cooperates. The server of a website can only read the cookies it has placed itself, it has no access to other information found on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device in the folder of your browser. The content of a cookie usually consists of the name of the server that placed the cookie, an expiration date and a unique number code.

Cookies generally make the interaction between the visitor and the website easier and faster and help the visitor to navigate between the different parts of a website. Cookies can also be used to make the content of a website or the publicity on a website more relevant to the visitor and adapt it to his personal taste and needs.

Use of cookies on the websites STRN

We use different types of cookies on the website.

  1. Necessary cookies
    These cookies are indispensable to visit our websites and to use certain parts of them.
    For example, these cookies allow you to navigate between the different parts of the websites, to fill in forms. If you refuse these cookies, it is possible that certain parts of the website will not work optimally.

  2. Functional cookies
    Functional cookies are cookies that make the functioning of our websites easier and more pleasant for the visitor and ensure that you have a more personalized browsing experience. For example, these are the cookies that register your language preference, the cookies that remember whether you have already been asked to participate in a survey so that we do not repeatedly present you with the same survey or the cookies that offer you a personalized layout as a result of a previous visit.

    If his device or his browser allows it, the user may decide to activate the geo-localization function to perform searches in the vicinity of his GPS location. In this case, the user authorizes such geo-location to be performed for the sole purpose of providing him with this service. Once the user has given his consent, it will remain valid for any future connection of the customer to the service until the user revokes this consent.

  3. Performance cookies
    We use performance cookies to collect information about the use that visitors make of our website in order to improve the content of our website, to adapt it more to the wishes of the visitors and to increase the ease of use of our website. For example, there is a cookie that helps us count the number of unique visitors and a cookie that keeps track of which pages are the most popular.

Some cookies are placed with STRN's consent by third parties with the aim of bringing certain products and services to your attention or to give you direct access to social media:

  • Google (Tag Manager, Analytics, doubleclick)
  • Youtube

For the cookies that these external parties place, the information they collect with them and the purpose for which this information is used, we refer to the privacy statements of these parties on their own websites. These statements can change regularly and STRN has no control over them.

Management of cookies

Through your browser settings you can refuse the installation of cookies. You can also delete already installed cookies from your computer or mobile end device at any time.

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