What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is sent to the webbrowser of your computer when you consult a website. Its aim is to collect some information. Generally speaking, cookies are used to make sure websites work properly and for the experience. They also allow us to remember your preferences.
BEAL INTERNATIONAL SA’s website use three kinds of cookies.
- Absolutely Necessary Cookies
These cookies cannot be refused because they are necessary to visit our website and activate the functions you asked. These cookies are automatically erased after your visit, except the cookie on which your preferences were recorded.
- Functional Cookies
These cookies contain your personal preferences (e.g. the language choice) for a more customized navigation experience. They also allow to establish statistics and analyze the use of the website in order to make the navigation more pleasant.
- Third Party Cookies
BEAL INTERNATIONAL SA’s website includes modules from third-party websites in order to provide users with specific contents and other functions. It concerns Youtube videos as well as Facebook and Twitter links.
Cookies are kept 12 months at the most on the hard drive of your computer. The cookies used by BEAL INTERNATIONAL SA do not allow to identify the user as a person. They indeed do not contain any personal data and can therefore not link the user as an individual to a name and/or forename. Only the IP address is recognized since cookies are stored on it.
More Information about Cookie Use
You are not obliged to accept cookies and may modify your browser so that it will not accept cookies. The browser you use to surf the web not only allows you to see the cookies that you have got but also allows you to control their use.
You can control them by allowing them, deleting them individually or deleting all of them. You can also set your browser to not accept cookies altogether. If this option is selected, you should be aware that many websites and online services will not function properly or at all. It may be possible to set your browser to not accept cookies and ask for your consent before each cookie is set on your device. This gives you control over what is set on your device, however has the drawback of slowing down your browsing experience.
There are different levels of control too. You are able to prevent just third party cookies being deployed, effectively opting out of behavioral advertising, and some even allow you to block specific companies you do not wish to deploy a cookie, instead of selecting all companies.
In order to manage your cookies, please select your browser from the list below and follow the instructions: