Information about the use of cookies


1. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a text file that can be saved, according to your selections, in a dedicated area on the hard disk of your computer, when you consult an online service using your browser.

A cookie allows its issuer to identify the computer on which it is stored during the period of validity.

2. What are cookies issued on our website used for?

Only the issuer of a cookie is likely to read or modify the information contained therein.

The cookies used on our website identify the services and sections that the user has visited, and more generally their behaviour in terms of visits. This information is useful to better personalise the content and services that appear on our website and help you to browse our website. Cookies are also required for the operation of certain services or to measure their visitor numbers.

2.1. The cookies that we issue on our website:

When you log on to our website, we may, subject to your selections, install various cookies on your computer allowing us to recognise your computer's browser during the period of validity of the cookie concerned.

The cookies we issue are used for the purposes described below, subject to your selections in the settings of your browser software when you visit our website.

The cookies we issue enable us to:

  1. Facilitate your browsing of our website:
    • by adapting the layout of our website to your computer display preferences (language, screen resolution, operating system used, etc.) when you visit our website, according to the display or reading hardware and software that your computer has.
    • by saving the information you fill in on a form on our website (registration or access to your account) or to products, services or information that you have chosen on our website (accessed content, etc.).
    • by allowing you to access reserved and personal spaces on our website, such as your account, thanks to login details or data that you may have previously entrusted to us.
    • by implementing security measures.
  2. Count the page views on our website:

    The page count is carried out by the cookies installed on your computer.

  3. Improve our services:

    These cookies are able to establish statistics and volume of traffic and use of the various components of our website (pages visited, paths) to improve the value and usability of our services.

2.2. Cookies issued on our website by third parties

The issue and the use of cookies by third parties are subject to the privacy policies of these third parties. We inform you of the purpose of the cookies that we have knowledge of and the ways in which you can make choices about these cookies.

The application includes a computer application from third parties to find out the pages visited and browsers used: Google Analytics™.

3. Your choices about cookies

Several options are available for managing cookies. Any settings that you can configure are likely to modify your browsing on the internet and our website as well as your terms of access to services requiring the use of cookies. You can choose to express and change your wishes regarding cookies at any time, by the means described below.

The choices offered to you by your browser:

You can set your browser so that cookies are stored on your device or, on the contrary, so that they are rejected, either automatically or by their issuer. You can also configure your browser so that you are offered the choice of accepting or rejecting cookies each time, before a cookie is likely to be stored on your device. For more information, see the "How to exercise your selections, depending on the browser you use" section.

  1. Agreeing to Cookies

    The storing of a cookie on a computer is subject to the will of the computer's user, which the latter can express and modify at any time and for free through the choices offered to him by his browser. If you agreed to cookies being stored on your computer in your browser software, cookies embedded in the pages and contents that you have read can be stored temporarily in a dedicated area of ​​your device. They will be readable only by their issuer.

  2. Refusing Cookies

    If you refuse cookies being stored on your device, or you delete any that are stored there, you can no longer benefit from a number of features needed to browse some areas of our website. This would be the case if you were trying to access the application by logging in. It is also the case when we were unable to recognise, for the purposes of technical compatibility, the type of browser used by your computer, its language and display settings or the country from which your device appears to be connected to the internet. If necessary, we assume no liability for the consequences related to impaired operation of our services resulting from our being unable to store or consult cookies required for their operation and that you have refused or deleted.

  3. How to exercise your selections, depending on the browser you use

    The configuration of each browser is different for the management of cookies and your selections. It is described in the help menu on your browser, where you can find out how to change your choices regarding cookies.

  4. "Flash"© cookies of "Adobe Flash Player"™

    "Adobe Flash Player"™ is a computer application that enables the rapid development of dynamic content using the computer language "Flash". Flash (and similar applications) stores settings, preferences and use of these contents through technology similar to cookies. However, "Adobe Flash Player"™ manages this information and your choices via a different interface from that provided by your browser.

    Given that your computer is likely to view content developed with Flash language, we invite you to access your Flash cookie management tools directly from the Adobe website.