Depending on their function and purpose, cookies may be classified into four categories: cookies, performance cookies, functional cookies, and cookies for marketing purposes. Please note that not all of the cookies listed here may be used when you visit our website with a mobile device.
a) Essential cookies
These are cookies that are required for you to navigate through our websites and to use the basic functions of the website, such as the allocation of anonymous session IDs for pooling multiple related queries to a server.
b) Performance Cookies
Performance Cookies are used to improve the user-friendliness of a website and thus the user experience. Performance Cookies collect information about the usage of our websites. Internet browser and operating system used; Domain name of the website from which you came, number of visits, average stay time, and pages accessed. These cookies do not store any information that allows a personal identification of the user. The information gathered using cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
c) Functional Cookies
Functional cookies allow a web page to store already made information (such as user names, language selection, or the location where you are) and provide the user with enhanced, more personalized features.
d) Cookies for marketing purposes
Marketing cookies are used to provide more targeted content tailored to the user. They are also used to limit the appearance of an ad and measure and control the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. You register whether you have visited a website or not and which content has been used. This information may be provided with third parties, e.g. Advertisers. These cookies are often linked to third-party sites.