What is a cookie?
A cookie is a very small text file placed on your hard drive by a web server. It is actually a kind of identification document that helps to distinguish one user from another. A cookie is unique and can only be read by the server that provided you with the cookie. Other techniques used by Quink.be are standard Internet techniques that make it possible to store data in the cookies, send data and keep track of how often a page is viewed.
What cookies does Quink.be use?
Quink uses various cookies on its website that have both functional and analytical functions.
* Identify users and user permissions
* Remember user preferences and settings, such as language settings, video settings, but also, for example, linking a profile photo to a user account;
* To select and purchase articles on the website and to record and link surfing activities and purchases to user accounts;
* To additionally protect the user’s sessions (e. g. when making an appointment, when linking websites of third parties) and to manage sessions within the website;
* Display personalized content and advertisements and warn you about new information, articles and services;
* Display relevant advertisements on partner sites;
* Combine your surfing, searching and buying behaviour;
* Enable links with social media such as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube and related advertising services;
* Perform general and functional analyses of the use of the website;
* Collect, analyse and manage visitor statistics;
* To monitor the technical condition of the website and to optimise the website.
Google uses this information to keep track of how you use the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators and to offer other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or insofar as these third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.
Google will not combine your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using this website, you consent to the processing of the information by Google in the manner and for the purposes described above.
Determine which cookies you accept
In most cases, you can instruct your browser to accept all cookies or to warn you if a cookie is being offered. You can then decide for yourself whether you accept the cookie or not. For the specific settings, please refer to the manual of your browser, usually under’ Help’ in the toolbar of most browsers.
Where can I find information about updates to this policy?