1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small pieces of (text) information that are sent to your browser when you visit the website. They are then stored on the hard disk or in the memory of the Peripheral Equipment. The browser can send this information back on a subsequent visit to the website. The cookies placed via this website cannot damage your Peripheral Equipment or the files stored on it.
2. WHICH COOKIES DO EASYFAIRS USE AND FOR WHAT PURPOSE?
2.1 COOKIES FROM EASYFAIRS
This section relates to the cookies that Easyfairs places and reads itself. No third parties are involved in the placement and reading of these so-called first party cookies. In the first place, Easyfairs itself places functional cookies. These cookies are necessary to provide the service you have requested. For example, functional cookies ensure that you do not have to log in again on every page after logging in to the website. In addition, these functional cookies remember the products you place in the shopping cart and the (order) forms completed on the website.
In addition to functional cookies, Easyfairs places cookies that are only stored on your Peripheral Equipment for a limited time. As soon as you close the web browser, these cookies are automatically deleted. These so-called session cookies are used to map your surfing behavior on the website during a specific visit. Easyfairs can use this information to adapt the website to the needs of the visitors.
Easyfairs also places cookies that remain on your Peripherals for a longer period of time. On the basis of these so-called permanent cookies, your Peripheral Equipment is recognized the next time you visit the website. These cookies allow Easyfairs to display a website that is adapted to your preferences. Because your preferences have already been set, you save time on a new visit to the website and it is more pleasant to use.
In addition, Easyfairs uses permanent cookies to track your surfing behavior. With the help of these so-called tracking cookies, Easyfairs registers your surfing behavior on the website in order to be able to make targeted offers based on this. It is also possible that tracking cookies keep track of which other Easyfairs websites you visit. This information can be used by Easyfairs to display advertisements specifically tailored to you.
2.2 READING INFORMATION WITHOUT COOKIES
In addition to placing cookies, Easyfairs also reads information from your browser and peripherals without a cookie being placed. In this way Easyfairs collects (technical) properties of your peripherals and software used by you, such as the type of operating system, browser settings, installed plug-ins, time zone and screen size. Easyfairs uses this information to track your surfing behavior.
2.3 THIRD PARTY COOKIES
In addition to the cookies that Easyfairs places itself, third-party cookies are also placed on your Peripheral Equipment via the website. This section relates to these so-called third party cookies. Easyfairs has no control or authority over the use of these cookies and / or the use that the third parties make of the information collected by means of the cookies. It only offers the platform that allows the placement of these third party cookies. Easyfairs points out that further conditions of the third parties may apply to the use of the collected data. Below is indicated which types of third party cookies are placed via the website.
2.4 GOOGLE ANALYTICS
Easyfairs uses Google Analytics to collect web statistics about the use and visit of the website. Google Analytics places a permanent cookie on your Peripheral Equipment on the basis of which your use of the website is registered. This data is then analyzed by Google and the results are provided to Easyfairs. In this way Easyfairs obtains insight into the way in which the website is used. On the basis of this, it can, if necessary, make adjustments to the website or its services. Google can provide this information to third parties if it is legally obliged to do so and / or if third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google may / may not use the information for other Google services.
2.5 SOCIAL PLUG INS
The website provides access to various social media, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+. With the help of these so-called social plug-ins you can share information on the website with others or recommend it. Cookies are placed on your Peripherals by third parties via the social plug-ins. These may be cookies to optimize your user experience, but tracking cookies may also be placed. These are used to track your surfing behavior across multiple websites and to build a profile of your surfing behavior.
In addition to access to these social media, the website also shows videos that come from third-party websites, including YouTube. These third parties primarily place cookies that make it possible to show the videos to you. In addition, tracking cookies may be placed that are used to track your surfing behavior across multiple websites and to build a profile of your surfing behavior.