1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files stored in a computer or mobile device’s browser when someone visits our website. When the website is re-visited, we can then recognise the user, even if we don't know who the user is.
We use both permanent and session cookies on our website. Session cookies store a user’s actions as they navigate from page to page within the website. Session cookies are only stored temporarily and are deleted when a user closes the browser. Permanent cookies enable the website to store a user’s preferences and settings so that these are available when they next visit the website. Permanent cookies are deleted after a specific time period.
We are authorised to store cookies on a user’s device if this is strictly necessary for the running of this website. For all other types of cookie, we gather the user’s consent.
The legal basis for this data processing (if personal data is processed) is the legitimate interest of the provider (Article 6(1)(f) GDPR). Some of the purposes for which cookies are installed may require the user’s consent (Article 6(1)(a) GDPR).
4. What data can be collected and processed by the installed cookies?
5. What type of cookies do we use on our website?
This website uses different types of cookie. Some cookies are placed by third parties that appear on our pages. Descriptions of the different cookie types can be found below.
5.1 Technical cookies and cookies used for aggregate statistical purposes
Necessary cookies: Cookies that are necessary for the functionality of the service
Preference and statistics cookies: Storage of settings, optimisation and statistics for relevant activities
This website uses preference cookies to store browser settings and optimise the user’s browsing experience.
Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes how a website behaves or looks. These cookies include those used for language and currency settings and those connected to the management of first party statistics, operated directly by the website provider.
Statistics cookies help website providers understand how visitors interact with the website by collecting and reporting anonymised information.
5.2 Other cookies types or cookies installed by third parties
Third-party cookie statistics: Third-party cookies that generate statistics
- Heat mapping and session recording
- Interaction with live chat platforms
- Remarketing and behavioural targeting
Marketing cookies: Third-party cookies to show users personalised advertising
Marketing cookies are used to analyse the use of the website by an individual user, including their preferences, and to develop it further. The intention is to show adverts that are relevant and appealing to the individual user and are therefore more valuable for publishers and advertising third parties.
6. How can a user revoke their consent?
7. How do users manage or amend their cookie settings?
A user can manage their cookie settings in their browser and thereby prevent third parties from installing cookies. Previously installed cookies can also be deleted in the browser settings, including cookies that may have stored the consent for the installation of cookies by this website. The user can find information on how cookies are managed in the most popular browsers using the following: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge and Microsoft Internet Explorer.
Notwithstanding the aforementioned statements, it is important to note that users can find and make use of the instructions on the EDAA (EU), Network Advertising Initiative (US) and Digital Advertising Alliance (US), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or similar services. These services enable the user to define their tracking settings for almost all advertising tools. The provider recommends that users make use of this information in addition to the information provided in this document.
8. Provider and data controller
CH - 3920 Zermatt
Represented by: Daniel Luggen
Provider’s email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
As at: 01.02.2021