Pioneer Europe NV (hereafter “Pioneer”, “we” or “our”) is a public limited liability company under Belgian law, whose registered office is established at Keetberglaan 1, 9120 Beveren (Belgium).
1 Pioneer websites and cookies
2 What are cookies?
3 Which cookies do we use?
4 How can you delete or block our cookies or change your cookie settings?
1 PIONEER WEBSITES AND COOKIES
When you visit our websites, we collect certain information by automated means, using cookies. We may also use other technologies such as pixel tags, browser analysis tools, server logs and web beacons for similar purposes as described in this policy and we may include them on our sites, in marketing e-mail messages or our newsletter, affiliated websites etc., to determine whether messages have been opened and links have been clicked on. The information provided below about cookies also applies to these other technologies.
2 WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files that are installed on your browser, on your computer or on your mobile device. They allow a website to recognize your device. Cookies can have several purposes: to ensure that the website takes into account the user’s preferences by for example remembering language preferences, passwords and log-in details, to collect statistical data, to adapt the content etc.
3 WHICH COOKIES DO WE USE?
We use both first and third party cookies and session and persistent cookies:
- First-party cookies are set by us on our websites.
- Third-party cookies are set by another domain than the one of the website being visited (e.g. Google Analytics cookies).
- Session cookies are erased when a user closes its browser.
- Persistent cookies remain on a user’s device for a certain period (e.g. 1 day, 1 month, 2 years…).
Below you will find a summary of the cookies that Pioneer uses on its websites based on the purpose for which they are collected.
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around in the website and its features. These cookies provide basic web functionality and car install parts functionality (on certain parts of the websites).
These cookies are provided by Pioneer directly such as hasj_js or Drupal cookies.
We use functionality cookies to allow the site to remember choices you make (such as your language preference) and provide more enhanced, personal features. These cookies cannot track your browsing activity on other websites and they do not gather any information about you that could be used for advertising or remembering where you’ve been on the Internet outside our sites.
These cookies are provided by Pioneer directly such as cookie-agreed, gScrollPos by third parties such as YouTube, Facebook, …
These cookies collect information about your visit and use of this website, for instance which pages you visit the most often, and if you get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a user (unless you have a Google account). All information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how our websites work.
These cookies are mainly provided by third parties such as Google Analytics, Google maps, Google Tag Manager, New Relic, ShareThis, …
Targeting / Advertising cookies
These cookies collect information about the user's browsing habits in order to make advertising more relevant to the user and his interests.
We use third party cookies to understand how users arrive on our websites and how they interact with us on the website. We also use these cookies to understand how our media campaigns work. This information is used to evaluate and improve the content of our website and our campaigns and ultimately to improve user experience.
We use third party cookies to (i) deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests, (ii) to limit the number of times you see an advertisement, (iii) help measure the effectiveness of an advertisement campaign, and (iv) understand user’s behaviour after having seen an advertisement.
These cookies are provided by third parties such as Google Universal Analytics, Google Advertising, Quantcast, Zarget, Hubspot, Hotjar, Facebook, …
Social sharing cookies
We use social sharing cookies from LinkedIn, Twitter, Google, Facebook, … to enable you to share any content of interest on social networks and sometimes we may present some targeted advertisements on these networks based on your interaction with our websites.
Web beacons / web bugs
We use web beacons and web bugs. These are mostly single pixel or clear gif technology that tells which visitors clicked on key elements on a webpage. These cookies are provided by third parties such as Facebook.
Some cookies we use are provided by third parties and provide us with information about our websites. These companies use programming code to collect information about your interaction with our sites, such as the pages you visit, the links you click on and how long you are on our sites. These cookies may however also collect information about you for their own purposes.
4 HOW CAN YOU DELETE OR BLOCK OUR COOKIES OR CHANGE YOUR COOKIE SETTINGS?
o Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies;
o Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences?redirectlocale=en-US&redirectslug=Enabling+and+disabling+cookies and https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored;
For more general information on deleting or blocking cookies, please visit: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
You do not have to accept (all of) our cookies. However, remember that, if you turn off cookies, certain parts of our sites, some graphic elements may not be accessible or not look as good and you may not be able to use certain applications, some areas of our website may take more time to work, or may not function properly.
- By e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org;
- By mail, for the attention of the Data Protection Officer, Pioneer Europe NV, Keetberglaan 1, 9120 Beveren (Belgium);