Version 1.0 – Published on 21 March 2022
Protecting your personal data is very important to us. We are therefore fully committed to respect any and all laws and regulations on the protection of personal data, such as, without being limited to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
That is why we would like to use this Cookie Notice to explain to you what cookies and social media buttons we use on our website (https://www.cyclopscompany.com).
1. Who are we?
We are Cyclops BV, a private limited company with registered office at Stationsstraat 55, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium and registered in the Belgian Crossroads Bank for Enterprises under the number 0634.850.548. We are the responsible publisher of our website.
You can contact us for all issues or questions relating to cookies or similar technologies used on our website by using the contact details below:
Address: Stationsstraat 55, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium (to the attention of Tinneke Luyckfasseel, Internal Operataions Manager)
Telephone: 0 15 34 77 75
2. What is a cookie?
In general, a cookie is a small text and number file that the website can send and store in your web browser, on your mobile device and/or on the hard drive of your computer during your visit to the website. Cookies help us, for example, to remember your preferences when using the website, so that we can immediately set these preferences as default when you revisit the website.
There are different types of cookies:
Essential or strictly necessary cookies are (as their name indicates) necessary to be able to use a website. They ensure, for example, that a certain connection can be established. These cookies can be used without your prior consent.
Functional cookies are cookies that enable a website to offer certain functions you have requested. They contain information about your choices and preferences on our website (e.g. cookies for remembering log-in or registration details, your language preference, products in your shopping cart). These cookies can be used without your prior consent.
Non-functional cookies are cookies that can be placed for statistical, social, targeting and commercial purposes. They have nothing to do with the purely technical support of the website. These cookies can only be used with your prior consent.
In some cases, but certainly not always, cookies also collect certain personal data, such as the identification number of your computer.
3. Information about the cookies used on the website
The website uses mainly essential cookies to ensure the website’s functioning. When you use the website, the following essential cookies are used:
The cookies used do not allow the systematic gathering of data that could allow the identification of the users of the website. They only help to ensure and improve the functioning of the website.
In addition, the website also uses certain non-functional cookies if you have given your consent to do so via the cookie banner. You can withdraw this consent at any time by deleting the cookies stored in your browser (see below). When you use the website and have given your consent, the following non-functional cookies are used:
The website also contains certain social media buttons that allow visitors to directly navigate to our social media accounts (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube). If you click on these social media buttons, it is possible that the social network in question places a cookie in order to retrieve your identity on the respective social network or to determine your preferences. More information about which cookies are used by these social networks can be found in the privacy and cookie statements of these social networks. Therefore, please always read the privacy and cookie statements of the respective social networks carefully. We cannot influence the content of these cookie statements or the content of the cookies of these third parties
4. Accepting cookies
A cookie banner will appear on your first visit to the website. This cookie banner informs you about the cookies used on the website, and also asks you your consent to use non-functional cookies. You are free to agree to this or not.
5. Managing cookies (deleting or disabling)
If you do not want websites to place cookies on your computer or if you want to delete your cookies, you can change the cookie settings in your web browser. These settings can usually be found in the ‘Options’ or ‘Preferences’ menu of your web browser. You can also adjust your settings so that your browser refuses all cookies or only cookies from third parties.
To better understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. If not, you should consult the ‘Help’ function in your web browser for more details.
6. What law is applicable to this Cookie Notice?
Any dispute in relation to this Cookie Notice must be interpreted in accordance with Belgian law.
We may change, complete or supplement this Cookie Notice from time to time without prior notice. The new version will apply from your next visit to the website. We therefore invite you to always consult the latest version of this Cookie Notice on the website.
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