What is a Cookie?
Cookies are text files stored on your devices (for example your computer, phone, tablet, etc.) when you visit our Website. Cookies are stored on the web browser used and contain information about the User's utilization of the Website (including IP address) but do not identify them personally.
What is the purpose of cookies?
Cookies are used to facilitate navigation on a website, for example by memorizing your login information or the contents of a shopping cart. They are also used to improve your browsing experience by offering you personalized content. Finally, cookies allow us to know statistical data such as the number of visitors to a Website.
The most common types of cookies are the following:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies:
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
- Performance Cookies:
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.
- Functional Cookies:
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all of these services may not function properly.
- Targeting Cookies:
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
When you connect to our Website, GEODIS may, at your discretion, install several types of cookies on your terminal. For example, it can be to ensure the proper functioning of the Website, to determine the number of visitors, to improve and personalize the features of our Website and to offer advertising content.
Cookies used by GEODIS on the Website are listed below:
How can you manage your Cookies?
Configuration of cookies stored on a terminal
For http cookies, it is possible to configure the browser software in such a way that the Cookies are saved on the terminal or, on the contrary, rejected either systematically or according to their issuer. The User may also configure the browser software in such a way that the acceptance or refusal of Cookies is proposed from time to time, before a cookie is likely to be saved on the terminal. If the User refuses to save a Cookie, or deletes those that are saved there, the User may not benefit from a certain number of functionalities that are nevertheless necessary to browse the Website.
The configuration of cookies is different depending on the internet browser. In order to know how to configure the Cookies in their browser, Users must go to the "help" menu of their browser to find out how to modify their wishes with regard to Cookies. If they have accepted to save cookies on their terminal, they will be stored temporarily in a dedicated space on their terminal, for a maximum of 13 months.
For Google Analytics, in order to disable cookies related to the use of this tool, it is necessary to log in to the following link provided by Google: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
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