WHAT IS A COOKIE ?
The cookie is a text file placed on the hard drive of your computer, tablet or mobile when you visit a website. Its interest is to facilitate your navigation, to offer you personalized services by collecting information according to your site visits and this, during the validity period of the cookie. The configuration of cookies is managed in your Internet browser. You have the choice to activate or not these cookies on your computer (see below).
Cookies saved by a site or by third parties when you visit a website do not recognize you personally as an individual; they only recognize the device you are using. Cookies do not cause any damage of any kind to your device, but they do allow you to take advantage of certain features of a website (for example, they allow you to make reservations and return to pages on which you have researched. They also help the publisher keep the website secure, remember your preferences and personalize the content).
THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF COOKIES
To be able to fully use a website on your computer, tablet or mobile, you must accept cookies. Certain technical cookies are sometimes essential for the proper functioning of a website. Their deletion may cause navigation difficulties as well as the inability to subscribe to offers online.
On the websites you can find different types of cookies.
1 - TECHNICAL COOKIES (including audience measurement cookies)
2 - COOKIES FROM THIRD-PARTY APPLICATIONS
On some sites, there are applications that allow you to promote or share our content with other people, in particular on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest, etc. Even if you haven't used these sharing buttons or applications, social networks may follow your browsing if your account or session is activated on your computer at that time. We advise you to find out about the data protection terms and policies of the sites of these social networks.
3 - COOKIES FROM ADVERTISING PARTNERS
These are cookies placed by companies other than the site visited, which are often business partners, providers of targeted advertising. The site manager has no power to act over these cookies, which are managed by other companies. Only the issuer of a cookie can read or modify the information in that cookie. A site hosting advertising partners is likely to send them information related to your purchases and products viewed if this is the case. These companies must undertake to keep this data confidential within the framework of the Data Protection Act (January 6, 1978).
4 - OPTIONAL COOKIES
These cookies are intended to improve the user experience and facilitate user research by offering products and offers related to the user's interests. They are not essential for navigation. Examples of cookies: display of personalized banners outside our site, product recommendation system (last product viewed, you may also like ...).
1 - WHAT HAPPENS IF I DO NOT ALLOW COOKIES ?
If cookies are not allowed on your computer, tablet or mobile, the use of features of a website may sometimes be limited (for example, for some merchant sites, depending on the browsers, you may may not be able to browse the entire site freely or you may not be able to add products to your cart and buy them).
2 - MANAGE COOKIES FROM YOUR BROWSER
By configuring your browser you can decide at any time and for free, whether or not to enable cookies on your computer. This "à la carte" configuration allows you to accept / refuse all cookies or to process them on a case-by-case basis. Completely prohibiting cookies on your computer can cause problems with browsing a site. To disable cookies on your browser, we invite you to consult the following pages:
- Internet explorer
- For other browsers: please consult your documentation or online help files
3 - MANAGE THIRD-PARTY COOKIES
Third-party cookies are not saved by the site you are visiting. Therefore, we suggest that you look at the websites of these third parties for more information on the cookies they save and how they manage them.
To find out more about cookies, we invite you to visit the CNIL website.