Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are used by almost all websites. In some cases the use of cookies is the only way to make a website work as intended.

A cookie is a small text file which is stored on your computer or IT-equipment. Cookies make it possible for the website to recognise your device, and to gather information about the pages and functions that you use in your browser. However, cookies cannot identify you, detect your name, where you live, or whether your computer is used by one or several people.

This website makes use of cookies. We will let you know that we are setting a cookie before doing so. We are obliged to do so by law.

Read the relevant legal document

Using Cookies for Statistics

The first time you visit our website you will see a banner on the page containing information about the use of cookies for the purpose of gathering statistics. The banner also gives you a choice of whether to reject or accept cookies. If you choose to reject the cookies set by the website, we will use a cookie to remember your choice. If you wish to avoid cookies altogether, you need to disable cookies in your browser. Disabling cookies can result in certain functions of the website being unavailable to you.

Accepting cookies

If you choose to accept cookies, a cookie that makes it possible to gather information for statistics will be set. We use the information to improve our website. We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you.

Duration of cookies

Overview of cookies for statistics and their duration

Cookiename Type Duration
_pk_ses.<websiteID>.<domainHash>
 
First-party cookie
 
30 minutes
 
pk_ref.<websiteID>.<domainHash>
 
First-party cookie
 
13 months
 
_pk_id.<websiteID>.<domainHash>
 
First-party cookie
 
13 months
 
_pk_cvar
 
First-party cookie
 
30 minutes
 
piwik_auth
 
First-party cookie
 
1440 seconds
 
PIWIK_SESSID
 
First-party cookie
 
1440 seconds
 
stg_popup
 
First-party cookie
 
12 months
 
stg_content
 
First-party cookie
 
12 months
 
website_id
 
First-party cookie
 
12 months
 
_stg_debug
 
First-party cookie
 
14 d  
stg_traffic_source_priority
 
First-party cookie
 
30 minutes
 
stg_last_interaction
 
First-party cookie
 
12 months
 
stg_returning_visitor
 
First-party cookie
 
12 months
 
_stg_opt_out_simulate
 
First-party cookie
 
Session
 
_stg_optout
 
First-party cookie
 
12 months
 
stg_fired_<triggerID>
 
First-party cookie
 
Session
 
stg_utm_campaign
 
First-psrty cookie
 
Session
 
stg_externalReferrer
 
First-party cookie
 
Session
 

 

Rejecting or deleting cookies

You can reject cookies at any time by changing your browser settings. Accessing browser settings varies from browser to browser. However, setting your browser to reject all cookies may result in the loss of certain functionality, because the website will not be able to store information about the choices you make.

All browsers allow you to delete cookies either one at the time or all at once. Deleting cookies varies from browser to browser.