Information about the use of web cookies

Basic information

We use cookies on our website. Cookies are small files that browsers such as Firefox, Chrome or Internet Explorer place on your computer while you browse the web.

In accordance with the recommendations of the Information Commissioner, we have placed a notice on the use of cookies on our website.

What are web cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that is transferred to the user’s computer when he visits a website and usually contains:

  • name of the server from which the cookie was sent; 
  • lifetime of the cookie;
  • value – ordinary randomly generated unique number.

In themselves, cookies are not harmful, they do not contain viruses or any other malicious code. However, if they are read by the server together with the web browser, this can help the website to provide more user-friendly services – for example by remembering previous purchases or user account information. Only the server that sent the cookie can read and use this cookie. On a trusted website, cookies can thus enrich the experience. However, cookies can also be used in ways that represent an invasion of an individual’s privacy. Cookies can be stored for different lengths of time, only for the duration of the browsing session or much longer.

Use of cookies

In terms of purpose, we use the following cookies:

  • Group 1: are crucial and without them the site will not work as it should. They are set when you make any interaction with the website. We do not need to obtain your consent for these cookies.
  • Group 2: analytical cookies that collect information about how visitors use the website and we use them to improve the website’s performance.
  • Group 3: marketing cookies. We use these cookies in order to send you content that is more relevant to your interests.