Cookies

1. The use of cookies

Automotive Literature Europe uses cookies. A cookie is a small file that is sent with pages from this website or Flash applications and is saved through your browser onto the hard drive of your computer, mobile phone, smartwatch or tablet. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers on a subsequent visit. The use of cookies is of great importance for the proper running of our website. Thanks to the (anonymous) input of visitors, we can improve the use of the website and make it more user-friendly.

2. Permission for the use of cookies

Your consent is required for the use of certain cookies. We do this by means of a so-called cookie banner.

3. The type of cookies used and their objectives

We use the following type of cookies:

Functional cookies: With this we can make the website function better and it is more user-friendly for the visitor. For example: we store your login details or what you have put in your shopping basket.

Analytical cookies: these ensure that an anonymous cookie is generated every time you visit a website. These cookies know whether you have visited the site before or not. Only on the first visit, a cookie is created, on subsequent visits the existing cookie is used. This cookie is only for statistical purposes. This way the following data can be collected:

• the number of unique visitors

• how often users visit the site

• which pages users view

• how long users view a particular page

• at which page visitors leave the site

Own tracking cookies: This allows us to find out that you have been on our other website(s) in addition to our website. The resulting profile is not linked to your name, address, email address, etc., but only serves to match advertisements to your profile, so that they are as relevant as possible for you.

Tracking cookies from others: this keeps track of which pages you visit on the internet to build your personal profile. This profile is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like as known to us, but only serves to match advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant as possible for you.

Social media related cookies: this allows social media such as Facebook and LinkedIn to register which articles and pages you share via their social media sharing buttons. They may also contain tracking cookies that track your browsing habits on the web.

Site improvement cookies: this allows us to test different versions of a web page to see which page is best visited.

We ask for your permission for all these cookies. Without your consent, these cookies will not be placed.

4. Your rights with regard to your data

You have the right to inspect, rectify, limit and delete personal data. In addition, you have a right of objection to the processing of personal data and the right to data portability. You can exercise these rights by contacting us, the contact details can be found on our website. To prevent abuse we can ask you to adequately identify you. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, we ask you to send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find it in the settings of your browser.

5. Block and delete cookies

You can easily block and delete cookies yourself at any time via your internet browser. You can also set your internet browser to receive a message when a cookie is placed. You can also indicate that certain cookies may not be placed. For this option, view the help function of your browser. If you delete the cookies in your browser, this may affect the pleasant use of this website.

Some tracking cookies are placed by third parties that show advertisements to you via our website. You can delete these cookies centrally via https://www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Be aware that if you do not want cookies, we can no longer guarantee that our website will work properly. It may be that some functions of the site are lost or even that you can not visit the website at all. In addition, refusing cookies does not mean that you will no longer see advertisements at all. The ads are then no longer tailored to your interests and can therefore be repeated more often.

How you can adjust your settings differs per browser. If necessary, consult the help function of your browser, or click on one of the icons below to go directly to the manual of your browser.

• Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org

• Chrome: https://support.google.com

• Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com

• Safari: https://support.apple.com

6. New developments and unforeseen cookies

The texts of our website can be adapted at any time by continuous developments. This also applies to our cookie statement. Therefore, take this statement regularly to keep up to date with any changes.

In blog articles content can be used that is hosted on other sites and accessed on our website.nl by means of certain codes (embedded content). Think of YouTube videos for example. These codes often use cookies. However, we have no control over what these third parties do with their cookies.

It is also possible that cookies are placed via our websites by others, of which we ourselves are not always aware. Do you encounter unforeseen cookies on our website that you can not find in our overview? Let us know, the contact details can be found on our website. You can also contact the third party directly and ask which cookies they place, what the reason is, what the lifespan of the cookie is and how they have guaranteed your privacy.

7. Final remarks

We will have to adjust these statements from time to time, for example when we change our website or change the rules around cookies. You can consult this web page for the latest version. If you have any questions and/or comments please contact us.

22 May 2018