cookies

Thomas Bloemen bvba uses cookies to offer you the best possible service on our website. Below you will find an overview of the Cookies we use, as well as information specific to the use of these Cookies and techniques.

1. Data Processing

Thomas Bloemen bvba, with registered office at 3511 Hasselt-Kuringen, Kuringersteenweg 394, is responsible for processing the data as described in this Cookies Policy for order and marketing purposes.

2. What are Cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are sent by our website and are stored in your browser, on your computer or mobile device. Cookies contain information that we need in order to process your order and improve our Internet services.

3. Types of Cookies and use

[CP_ESSENTIAL] 3.1 Essential Cookies

We use essential Cookies to ensure you have a good shopping experience. These Cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the website and cannot be disabled in our systems.

You can set your browser to block or warn you of Cookies. In this case, you will not be able to browse the website or continue to use certain functions. This type of Cookie does not store personally identifiable information. These Cookies make sure you do not lose your products in the shopping cart.

More information about Essential Cookies used:

"PHPSESSID" : Memorises your data from one page to another.
“cookie_check" : Remembers your Cookies acceptance settings from the thomas.be website.
“cart_token" : Memorises the order information over the different sessions of a visitor.

[CP_PREFERENCES] 3.2 Functionality Cookies

We can use functionality Cookies to remember the preferences you specified in previous visits and the changes you made to the website to suit your preferences, for example language setting preferences.

[CP_ANALYTICS] 3.3 Performance Cookies

Performance Cookies collect anonymous data that allows us to analyse how our visitors use our websites and thus improve the performance of our website.

Thomas Bloemen bvba uses Google Analytics to analyse how our visitors use this website and to improve their shopping experience. Google Analytics uses Cookies to collect anonymous information as well as information about visitor behaviour. Please note the explicit addition of the term 'anonymous', because no personally identifiable information about you will be collected.

These Cookies give us insight into how often our website and our webshop are visited and how we can improve our website and webshop. The following data will be saved:

The IP address (will be made anonymous);
Browser type, screen resolution and device type;
The source from which our Webshop is visited;
The duration of the visitor’s session and the schedule at which the Webshop received the most visits;
Use of Webshop and Website features;
The pages visited;
Language and location.

You will find complete information about the Cookies used by Google Analytics under Cookies & Google Analytics in the Google Analytics tracking code documentation. You can also visit the following page: Google's Privacy Policy for Google Analytics.

We do not share our analysis data with other third parties.

More information about the performance Cookies used:

"__utma ; __utmb ; __utmc ; __utmz ; _utmv" : We use __utma, __utmb, __utmc and __utmz to collect information on how visitors use the website. We use this information to report on the use of the website and to help us improve it. Cookies collect data in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where they came from, and which pages they visited.
"_ga ; _gali ; _gat ; _gid" : Registers a unique identifier used to collect static data about how the user uses the site.

[CP_MARKETING] 3.4 Advertising Cookies

Thomas Bloemen bvba generates a portion of its visitors through partner and Internet ads. Third-party Cookies can be implemented to track the contribution of partner websites to our results. Some Google ads may contain third-party Cookies.

We also use Facebook pixel which helps us to measure and analyze the conversion rate of Facebook ads in order to improve our ads. Would you like to get more information about Cookies?

Visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Other/unexpected Cookies

Due to the way the internet and websites work, we may not always be aware of Cookies implemented by third parties on our website. This overview of Cookies by baru.be and shop.baru.be shows the situation at the time of writing. Our goal is to keep this list up to date as much as possible. However, due to the non-static nature of the internet and the many (external) parties involved, it is possible that not all current Cookies and/or sites are yet listed in this overview.

4. Disable Cookies

Remove Cookies in Internet Explorer

1. Got to the menu Extra> Internet Options > General tab. Under Browsing History, click Delete.

2. You may not want to erase everything. In all cases, make sure the Cookies box is checked and click Delete.

Remove Cookies in Firefox

1. Go to Extra> Options > Privacy tab. Click Delete your recent history

2. Under Details, you can specify exactly what you want to delete. Please check Cookies in all cases. You can also indicate the lifetime of Cookies. Check All.

Remove Cookies in Chrome

1. Click on the 3 dashes in the upper right corner. Click Options > Advanced options tab. Under Privacy, click Clear browsing data...

2. In all cases, make sure that the Delete Cookies and other site data check box is checked. You can also indicate the lifetime of Cookies. Check All.