What is a cookie?
Cookies are small files placed on your hard disk when you first visit the website. Their purpose is to act as a unique ID card that enables you to be recognised when you revisit the website.
Cookies are not active files, and as such cannot host viruses. You can modify your computer's settings so that you are notified each time you receive a cookie, with the option to disable it if you wish. These modifications can be carried out in your browser. To find out more about the cookies policy currently in force and how they are used, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Some cookies are necessary to allow customers to add items to their shopping basket, and other audience measurement cookies can be used to establish website visitor and browsing statistics. These statistics are completely anonymous, referring to, for example, the most viewed pages, the browsers used, the number of visits and even users’ geographical locations.
Different cookie types and how they work
Session cookies Session cookies enable the website you are visiting to track your movements from one page to another, so that you are not asked again to provide the same information you have already given the website.
Validity : browsing sessionAuthentication cookies
These are activated every time you visit the website that created them. They save your browsing preferences set during a previous visit (languages, log in details, etc.) to help you to access the site more quickly next time.
Validity: persistent - 13 months max.Shopping basket cookies
These cookies are used to remember the items you have put in your shopping basket.
Validity : browsing sessionAudience measurement cookies
Audience measurement cookies are used to gather information on browsing, traffic and visitor frequency on our website.
Validity: persistent - 13 months max.
Disable cookies in your browser
You can opt to disable cookies at any time by changing your browser settings. We would remind you that disabling all cookies will prevent you from using our website under normal conditions, with the exception of basic functionalities.
To manage your cookie settings, see one of the websites below (select the right one for your browser type).
Firefox : https://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/activer-desactiver-cookies
Chrome : https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=fr
Explorer : http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-9
Safari : https://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?locale=fr_FR&viewlocale=fr_FR
Opéra : http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/fr/cookies.html
iOS : https://support.apple.com/fr-fr/HT201265
Android : http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies#Android_Devices
Blackberry : http://www.allaboutcookies.org/mobile/blackberry-Z10.html
Windows Phone : http://www.windowsphone.com/fr-fr/how-to/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings