Last updated 12 Aug 2020
When we talk about “Sofico,” “we,” “our,” or “us” in this policy, we are referring to SOFICO NV, with registered office at Technologiepark 84 9052 Zwijnaarde, Belgium, with registration number BE0404.484.060 (RPR Gent), responsible for the collection and processing of your Personal Data on this website. The processing of personal data by Sofico is governed by Belgian law. Sofico may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
ATTN Data Protection Officer
If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are processing your Personal Data or Cookies not in accordance with the applicable legislation, you can lodge a complaint with the Belgian Data Protection Authority (https://www.dataprotectionauthority.be/citizen).
A 'Cookie' is a small piece of text that a website places in the browser of your (mobile) device. The cookie allows the site to remember who you are and serves a number of purposes.
Although most browsers automatically accept cookies, you can choose whether or not to accept cookies via your browser's settings (often found in your browser's Tools or Preferences menu). You may also delete cookies from your device at any time. However, please be aware that if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to fully experience some of our websites' features.
Further information about managing cookies can be found in your browser's help file or through sites such as www.allaboutcookies.org.
Sofico does use some non-essential cookies. We do not do this to track individual users or to identify them, but to gain useful knowledge about how the site is used so that we can keep improving it for our users. Without the knowledge we gain from the systems that use these cookies we would not be able to provide the service we do.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. Cookies by themselves do not tell us your email address or otherwise identify you personally. In our analytical reports, we may obtain other identifiers including IP addresses, but this is for the purpose of identifying the number of unique visitors to our websites and geographic origin of visitor trends, and not to identify individual visitors.
This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages. Your consent applies to the following domains: www.sofico.global
Below is a list of the types of cookies used on our website:
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Functional cookies are used to make the website work as expected. Some cookies are essential meaning the website cannot function properly without these cookies. We use other cookies to help recognize and remember you so we can remember your settings and preferences, such as your language preference.
Preserves users states across page requests.
For example, if an inquiry form is completed incorrectly, a message will be stored and presented to the user to indicate the errors in the submission.
|Functional||Remembers the user's selected language version of our website||hl|
|Analytics||We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site.|
The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
(info) For an overview of privacy at Google, you can visit https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
|Analytics||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||_gid||Persistent|
Expires after 24 hours.
Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made.
Expires after 1 minute.
Due to the nature of internet and web technology, we may not always have a view on third party cookies placed via our website. This could occur for instance when our web pages contain embedded elements; texts, documents, pictures or videos which are stored with a third party, but displayed on, or via our website.
If you would like to block cookies, you can do so for the browser you use. When you disable cookies, remember that some graphics may not appear correctly, or that you may be unable to use certain applications or online services. If you wish to delete the placed cookies, you may do so by clearing your browser's cookies. You will find more information on how disable and/or delete cookies at the following link: http://www.aboutcookies.org/default.aspx - click on how to control or delete cookies.