Websites must inform visitors in advance about the placing of so-called 'cookies', which store information about surfing behaviour and/or personal data. Functional necessary cookies may be placed without permission. Analytical cookies may only be placed without permission if they meet privacy requirements, this is the case with us. For tracking cookies, permission must be requested. As a visitor to our website, you have the possibility to indicate on your first visit whether tracking cookies may be placed.
What is a cookie?
A website wants to create an optimal user experience for the user. Cookies ensure that you are recognised and the interaction between you and the website is more efficient and faster. Each cookie is unique and stores information about your visit, such as the contents of your shopping cart. A cookie also ensures that you stay logged in if you visit the site more often and only see relevant information.
A cookie is nothing more than a simple text file that is stored on your computer and that a website reads again when you return. 99% of websites use it.
What data does Vitasonar store?
Functional necessary cookies
Functional cookies ensure that our webshop functions correctly. For example, remembering products in the shopping cart or remembering your username when you log in.
With analytical cookies we collect statistics about the use of our web shop by users with the help of third parties. This is done anonymously. By measuring website usage we can continue to improve our webshop for the benefit of our users.
We use Google Analytics to track how visitors use our webshop. We have an editorial agreement with Google to make agreements about the handling of our data. Furthermore, we have not allowed Google to use the obtained Analytics information for other Google services. The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. Your IP address is explicitly not given. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google adheres to the Privacy Shield principles and is affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the U.S. Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.
Vitasonar does not store any personal data in a cookie. When logging in, no customer data is stored and the information is sent securely. It is convenient for a customer to remain logged in, so that an email address and password do not have to be entered every time an action is taken.
Tracking cookies - Social media cookies
Social media cookies are cookies that enable functionalities of social media websites. Think of a 'Like' button from Facebook or the 'Follow' button from Instagram. The information they collect is made anonymous as much as possible. These companies adhere to the Privacy Shield principles and are affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the U.S. Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.
Tracking cookies - Advertisement cookies
We place advertising cookies on vitasonar.com. We also give third parties the opportunity to place advertising cookies on our webshop. We do this so that we can show you as relevant offers and information as possible. We also use these advertising cookies to keep track of the advertisements you have seen so you don't get to see the same things all the time.
Enabling and disabling cookies and deleting them
More information about enabling, disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and/or by using the Help function of your browser.