Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that a website places on the hard drive of your computer when you visit the site. The most important function of cookies is to distinguish one user from the other. Information about your website visit is stored in these cookies. By using cookies, a website can recognize you on your next visit to the website. This can be useful, for example, if you do not want to log in again each time you visit the website. You will often find cookies on websites where you have to log in. A cookie ensures that you remain logged in while you use the site.

Duration of cookies
Cookies have a duration. Some cookies are deleted when you close your browser. Others (for example those with login details) can remain on your computer for years if you do not delete them. You can delete them at any time. Click on one of the links below to go to the manual of your browser. After deleting cookies on some websites you will have to log in again or indicate your preferences.

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Different types of cookies
We distinguish between functional and non-functional cookies. We always place functional cookies. These are necessary for the website to work properly. For example, they ensure that you can remain logged in to the website whenever you wish. In addition to functional cookies, we also place standard analytical cookies. This is an example of a non-functional cookie. This is not necessary for the website to function properly. As a result, we know which website components are popular and where we can improve our website. Only when you agree with the placement of cookies, do we also place a number of other non-functional cookies. These all have different purposes, but allow us to improve our services. For example, we use cookies to keep track of website statistics, to show social media buttons or to show relevant advertisements for our services on other websites.

Online privacy

We think it is important that you have control over your online privacy. That is why we would like to inform you as completely as possible about which cookies we use and for what purposes. Below you can see which cookies we place as standard when you visit our website.

  • Functional cookies
  • Cookies to be able to measure visitors
  • Cookies for social media integration

Functional cookies

Functional cookies are necessary for the website to function properly. These cookies are therefore placed by default and will not be deleted if you do not accept the cookies. Functional cookies ensure that you can remain logged in during your visit to the website. They also ensure that, for example, products are stored in your shopping basket (not applicable to our website).

Cookies to measure visits

Analytical cookies enable us to measure the website visit. These statistics give us insight into how often our website is used, which information visitors are looking for and which pages are visited the most. As a result, we know which website components are popular and where we can improve our website. We continuously analyze and improve the website to make the experience as pleasant as possible for visitors. All the data that we collect is anonymized. We use Google Analytics to gain insights from the data. We always place the analytical cookies when you visit our website.

Analytical cookies collect the following data:

  • Tracking the number of visitors on our web pages.
  • Keep track of the duration of the visit.
  • Information about your browser and device with which you visit our website, such as operating system and screen size.
  • The way in which you ended up on our website, for example whether you have clicked on one of our advertisements or on a link in an email.

For more information about what Google does with the collected data, we refer to the privacy statements of Google. These statements can change regularly.

We never provide the personal information you have entered (such as name, address, telephone number) to Google. Read more about how we handle personal data in our privacy statement.

Cookies for social media integration

Content on our website that you can promote and share via social networks via a button. For the functioning of these buttons, social media companies, such as Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Google, place cookies so that they can recognize you when you are logged into that social network. They also collect data about the page that you share. For more information about the data that social media companies collect, we refer to the privacy statements of these companies. These can change regularly.

Social media company we work with are:

  • Facebook
  • Linkedin
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • Google+

For more information about what Google does with stored data, we refer to the Google privacy statement. This can change regularly. We have not given Google permission to use the information obtained for other Google services.

For more information about what Microsoft does with stored data, we refer to the Microsoft privacy statement. This can change regularly. We have not given Microsoft permission to use the information obtained for other Microsoft services.

For more information about what Facebook does with stored data, we refer to Facebook's privacy statement. This can change regularly. We have not given Facebook permission to use the information obtained for other Facebook services.

Changes to our cookie statement

We reserve the right to change our privacy policy at any time. However, you will always find the most recent version on this page. If the new privacy policy has consequences for the way in which we process already collected data with regard to you, we will inform you of this by e-mail.

Contact details

Blue Duck interactive
Westhoven 7
6042 NV Roermond
The Netherlands
T +31 475 - 20 22 33
E info@blueduck.nl