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Cookies

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small data file that is sent to the browser and stored there so that a website can recognize your computer. All websites can send cookies to your browser if the browser settings allow it. Websites can only read information from cookies that they have stored themselves and cannot read cookies from other websites. There are two types of cookies: permanent and temporary (session cookies). Permanent cookies are stored as a file on your computer for a longer period of time. Session cookies are temporarily placed on your computer when you visit a website, but disappear when you close the page, which means that they are not permanently stored on your computer. Most companies use cookies on their websites to improve usability, and cookies cannot harm your files or increase the risk of viruses on your computer.

What do we use cookies for?

Many functions on a website depend on a cookie being placed when a user visits a website, so first and foremost, we set cookies to have a functional page. In addition, we make use of both 1st party and 3rd party cookies to improve the user experience on our site and offer relevant marketing. When a 3rd party cookie is set, it means that we have allowed a third party, such as. a social media, Google Analytics or similar. to place a cookie in your browser when you visit our website. We do not see the data collected in this connection with us.

 

On our site we use the following types of cookies:

Necessary / Technical

Technical cookies are necessary for the vast majority of websites to function as they should. As the name suggests, they have only technical significance and thus no impact on your privacy, as they do not register what you are looking for on other websites.

Functional

Functional cookies are used to remember your user preferences by remembering the choices and settings you make on the website, it can e.g. revolve around what preferences you have in terms of language and text size.

Statistical

Statistics cookies are used to optimize the design, usability and efficiency of a website. The information collected can e.g. take part in analyzes of what information is most popular on the page, then we become aware of what should be easy to find on the page.

Marketing

Marketing cookies collect information by following you on the individual websites you visit and can be said to record the digital footprints you set. Marketing cookies are therefore "tracking cookies". The information collected is used to create an overview of your interests, habits and activities to show relevant ads for things you have previously shown interest in. That way, you get more targeted content, for example in the form of suggested information, articles and ads.

You can always delete cookies or withdraw your consent

You can block or delete cookies on this website by withdrawing your consent or disabling them in your browser settings. However, you should be aware that if cookies are deselected or deleted, there may be features and services that are no longer usable.

You also always have the option to block or delete cookies in your browser. You can read more about how to do this here: https://ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/online/cookies/
Remember that if you use several browsers, you must delete or block cookies in all browsers.